Video: Yorktown Breaks Ground on Lowe's

October 19, 2017


YORKTOWN, N.Y. - A feeling of euphoria was in the air Thursday as business leaders and elected officials gathered in Yorktown to celebrate the groundbreaking of a new development headlined by Lowe's, which underwent nearly a decade of review by local and state agencies.

In 2010, Breslin Realty submitted an application to build a 151,000 square-foot Costco Wholesale ...

Westchester County Courts Amazon

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. - Westchester is mounting an effort to become the home of a proposed second corporate headquarters for Amazon, a move that could bring 50,000 new jobs to the area.

“When you look at the criteria for what Amazon is looking for, we match up perfectly,” County Executive Robert P. Astorino recently declared in announcing the county’s pending Amazon courtship.

Lowe's Groundbreaking Scheduled for Next Week in Yorktown

YORKTOWN, N.Y. - Construction on a new commercial development featuring a Lowe’s, two restaurants and a bank will begin next week.

The groundbreaking is more than seven years in the making for Breslin Realty. In 2010, the Garden City-based company submitted an application to build a 151,000 square-foot Costco Wholesale Club on commercially zoned parcels at 3220 ...

Internet 101: How do the Internet, Websites and Email Work, Anyway?

For better or worse, the internet has become the most common way of connecting with one another and sharing information. Almost all of us are plugged in 24/7, whether by computer, tablet, mobile phone, smartwatch, internet-connected cars or devices. But have you ever wondered what the internet is exactly and how it all works?

In its simplest form, the internet is merely a series of devices ...

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 ...

New Retail, Restaurant Building Proposed for Parking Lot of JV Mall

YORKTOWN, N.Y. – The town board has set two public hearings for the continued redevelopment of Jefferson Valley Mall, which includes the construction of a new 8,000 -square-foot building.

On Sept. 5, the town board will review a request by Washington Prime Group, the mall’s owner, to reduce the minimum parking requirements by 0.25 spaces per 1,000 square-feet, paving the way for ...

Protect Yourself from Identity Theft

Pixels. The tiny colored dots on the screen that, when combined just right, represent our photo and video memories, finances, interactions, purchases, and so much more. A few extra pixels on the screen can mean the difference between having $10 in your bank account or $10,000,000. All of these pixels form our digital footprint, which contains all of the information that lives on the internet as a ...

Building on Yorktown's Front Street to be Rehabbed

YORKTOWN, N.Y. – The DeVito Building at 1500 Front St. has been sold to a developer who plans on rehabilitating it and making it available as rental space.

Rob Miller, owner of River Valley Wine Cellars, has already demolished the partially built garage and plans on re-grading the area into lawn. He also plans to:

Paint the exterior of the building and install new exterior ...

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PCSB Bank Announces Healthy Eating Community Cook-Off

October 18, 2017

PCSB Bank has announced the 2017 Healthy Eating Community Cook-Off, in collaboration with NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital and the American Heart Association. The Cook-Off finals will be held at noon Nov. 7, at the hospital’s Farmers Market in the main lobby (1980 Crompond Road).

The public, along with bank customers and employees, are invited to submit their favorite ...