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North Salem to Foreclose on Tax-Delinquent Properties

September 8, 2017

NORTH SALEM, N.Y.--The Town Board has begun property tax foreclosure proceedings against eight delinquent property owners in North Salem. 

“There are entities for whom we collect taxes and we have to pay that even if we haven’t received them,” Supervisor Warren Lucas said, meaning that if property owners are delinquent with their payments, the town is still responsible ...

Residents Lose Major Health Insurance Option After CareConnect Announces Closure

SOMERS, N.Y. -- Less than two years after Health Republic of New York withdrew from the health insurance market, another new player on the scene is calling it quits.

Northwell Health announced today that its popular insurance product, CareConnect, is folding.

“It has become increasingly clear that continuing the CareConnect health plan is financially unsustainable, given the ...

Gianna Ferranti Takes the Helm of Somers Smiles

Gianna Ferranti, DDS, is pleased to announce her acquisition of Somers Smiles located in the Heritage Hills Shopping Center. 

Dr. Ferranti, a Somers resident, brings with her expertise in all areas of general dentistry, including cosmetics, pediatrics, endodontics (root canals), periodontics, prosthodontics, Invisalign and oral surgery. She also offers sedation dentistry for those who are ...

North Salem Announces Preliminary Fall Paving Schedule

NORTH SALEM, N.Y.--Highway Superintendent Ward Hanaburgh announced this year’s preliminary paving when he discussed his plans at the Aug. 8 Town Board meeting.  Roads expected to be paved are Deveau Road, Sunset Place, Park Lane, and if funding permits, Old Schoolhouse Road.
 

Hanaburgh said the cost of paving and correcting drainage issues on Deveau and Sunset will be roughly ...

North Salem Town Board Renews Meter Maintenance Pact

NORTHSALEM, N.Y.--When a parking meter is in working order, commuters are attentive to the amount they’re required to feed it. When the meter is broken, however, do commuters consider the cost to the municipality it benefits? According to North Salem Supervisor Warren Lucas, just one week without a parking meter can mean a substantial drop in revenue.

The Croton Falls station, located on ...

Median Home Sales Prices on the Rise in Hudson Valley

The constricting supply of housing in the lower Hudson region served by the Hudson Gateway Multiple Listing Service Inc. has brought about some long-expected price increases in most areas and in most property types.

In Westchester, the second quarter median sale price of a single-family house was $670,000, an increase of $20,000 or 3.1 percent over last year’s level. The mean sale ...

North Salem News Co-owner Writes Book on Venture Capital

NORTH SALEM, N.Y.--In this era of startups and new businesses popping up almost daily, there’s never been a better time to learn the language of venture capital. 

But for those would-be business owners who don’t know an angel investor from an angel food cake, Kenneth M. Freeman has got you covered. 

Working with veteran venture capitalist Leonard A. Batterson, ...

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