Monthly Archives: September 2018

November 3, 2018 Come see the B-52s and support Big Brothers Big Sisters of FSW!

Our third annual Really Big Show is just around the corner on Saturday, November 3, and we want you there dancing in the aisles. That's because our headliners will be the world-famous B-52s, often called "the world's greatest party band" for their zany, sing-along-with-every-word hits like "Love Shack," "Rock Lobster," "Roam," and "Private Idaho." So [...]

By | 2018-09-28T12:13:13-04:00 September 28th, 2018|Member News|0 Comments

September 28, 2018 Music Under the Stars featuring “Sopranos” star Dominic Chianes

Music Under the Stars featuring a very personal performance by “Sopranos” star Dominic Chianes September 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Wartburg One Wartburg Place Mount Vernon, NY 10552 Dominic will start the evening with a “meet and greet” for our guests followed by an intimate performance of traditional and new songs under the [...]

By | 2018-09-28T12:10:45-04:00 September 28th, 2018|Member News|0 Comments

September 26, 2018 Chazen Opens Second Office in Tennessee

The Chazen Companies announced the opening of a new office in Chattanooga, TN. The new location strengthens Chazen’s presence since opening its first Tennessee office in 2016. Since then, Chazen has been continuing to grow at one of the fastest rates in its history; expanding geographically, increasing service offerings, and hiring 25 new employees this [...]

By | 2018-09-28T12:04:13-04:00 September 28th, 2018|Member News|0 Comments

Child Care Council Announces 50th Anniversary Honorees

The Child Care Council of Westchester (CCCW) will celebrate its 50th year by honoring individuals/organizations that exemplify its mission and vision: “Business Visionary” Dr. Marsha Gordon, President and CEO of the Business Council of Westchester; “Give Local Leader” Clarfeld Financial Advisors; and “Child Advocacy Pioneers” Peter Edelman, professor at Georgetown University Law Center, and Marian [...]

By | 2018-09-28T12:01:41-04:00 September 28th, 2018|Member News|0 Comments

A Great Day for New Rochelle and BCW’s Advocacy of Economic Development

A Great Day for New Rochelle and BCW’s Advocacy of Economic Development As City is Awarded $10M State Downtown Economic Development Grant A major advocacy initiative of the Business Council of Westchester is a focus on the economic reimagining and rebirth of Westchester’s urban centers.  That effort was rewarded Thursday when the City of New [...]

By | 2018-10-04T13:55:00-04:00 September 27th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Winning Journal News Editorial Boosts BCW’s Coalition for Westchester Airport

  Immediately following a very successful press conference to launch the Coalition for Westchester Airport, key leaders from the Business Council of Westchester met with The Journal News/LoHud.com Editorial Board, making the case in support of one of the county’s most essential economic assets. "Let's lower the rhetoric and separate myths from facts," said John Ravitz, [...]

By | 2018-09-27T16:11:25-04:00 September 27th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Guest Blog – Noam Bramson, Mayor, New Rochelle

New Rochelle has benefited enormously from our participation as one of the 26 Hudson Valley Pattern for Progress (Pattern’s) Urban Action Agenda (UAA) communities. Pattern’s UAA plan provides a medium to share information, news, and events with regional community partners, with a focus on data collection that is pertinent to each community. With this data, [...]

By | 2018-10-03T13:22:46-04:00 September 27th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Mid-Hudson Regional Economic Development Council Endorses Four Local Projects

The Mid-Hudson Regional Economic Development Council has announced that four Westchester County projects are on the "Proposed Priority Projects" list for Round 8 funding from the Empire State Development Capital Grant Fund: Sleepy Hollow Commons, Village of Sleepy Hollow Port Chester Waterfront Revitalization Project, Village of Port Chester Regent Mt. Vernon Laundry, Regent Hospitality Linen [...]

By | 2018-09-20T17:28:49-04:00 September 20th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Nuclear Regulatory Commission Issues Renewed Operating Licenses for Indian Point

The two operating units at Indian Point Energy Center, Unit 2 and Unit 3, received their renewed operating licenses on Monday from the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), ending more than 11 years of regulatory review. Plant owner Entergy (NYSE: ETR), a Business Council of Westchester member, had applied for the licenses in April 2007. [...]

By | 2018-09-20T16:46:36-04:00 September 20th, 2018|News|0 Comments