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Ridgefield Chamber, Salem Golf Club Host Panel Discussion

February 16, 2018

NORTH SALEM, N.Y.-The Ridgefield Chamber of Commerce and Salem Golf Club hosted a joint event on Thursday, Feb. 8, called “Forecast Your Future: What to Expect for Your Business in 2018” at the golf club in North Salem. Attendees networked and listened to a panel discussion on the 2018 economy, tax law news and changes as well as potential impact to business lending and interest ...

In Somers and North Salem, Tempers Rise Along with NYSEG Rates

SOMERS, N.Y.-Dozens of residents in Somers have seen their electricity bills from New York State Electric and Gas increase dramatically in the last month, angering customers who’ve been dealing with frequent outages and what town leaders say is poor customer service by the utility.

“NYSEG chose to do a rate increase…in January. People’s bills doubled, tripled and ...

Former PepsiCo Property Transitioning to 'Millennial' Co-Working Environment

SOMERS, N.Y.-In an effort to fill the 540,000 square feet left vacant in Somers by PepsiCo in 2016, Sebastian Capital CEO Roxana Girand is marketing the town of Somers and surrounding Westchester County as much as the building itself.

One of the first things she did to spotlight the community is renovate the lobby. Gone is the security desk visitors would first encounter, moved just off to the ...

Residents Rush to Prepay Taxes

NORTH SALEM, N.Y.—The North Salem tax receiver’s office saw a surge of traffic last week following the county executive’s order allowing Westchester municipalities to collect partial payment of April 2018 property taxes, something which Tax Receiver Karen Roach said is unprecedented.Town employees from other offices lent a hand during the busy week and kept things ...

North Salem Town Board Opts Out of Paid Family Leave

NORTH SALEM, N.Y.-Mandatory Paid Family Leave (PFL) goes into effect Jan. 1 in New York State. As that deadline nears, North Salem officials are considering their options for town employees.

According to New York State’s website, ny.gov, PFL is an employee funded insurance that offers job-protected, paid time off for employees to bond with a newly born, adopted or fostered child; care ...

Police Seek Public's Help in Nabbing North Salem Market's Burglar

NORTH SALEM, N.Y.-Though representatives of Hayfields Market declined to comment, State Police have called on the public to assist in the investigation of a theft that occurred there last month.

In a short message accompanied by two grainy photos, State Police issued a press release Dec. 13, detailing a burglary that had occurred during the wee hours of the morning Nov. 23 at North ...

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