Monthly Archives: September 2019

TMB to Host First-Time Homebuyers Seminar on October 17th

Committed to supporting customers as they navigate life decisions, Tompkins Mahopac Bank (TMB) has teamed up with Westchester Residential Opportunities, Inc. to host a First-Time Homebuyers Seminar. Open to the public, the free workshop will be held on Thursday, October 17, from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m., at the Ossining Public Library, 53 Croton Avenue, Ossining, [...]

By | 2019-09-27T15:07:15-04:00 September 27th, 2019|Member News|0 Comments

Penn Station Access Bronx & Westchester Community Council Holds Inaugural Meeting

The newly-created Penn Station Access Bronx & Westchester Community Council held its inaugural meeting on Thursday, September 26. The Community Council is co-chaired by Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and Westchester County Executive George Latimer. Marsha Gordon, President and CEO of The Business Council of Westchester, accepted an invitation to serve on the council [...]

By | 2019-09-26T16:16:50-04:00 September 26th, 2019|News|0 Comments

BCW’s Ebony White to Join Burke Rehabilitation Center

The Business Council of Westchester this week announced that Ebony White, Director of Workforce Development, will be joining Burke Rehabilitation Center. In her new role, Ebony will serve as Director, Service Excellence and Program Development. Ebony has been an integral part of the BCW team for 12 years, making tremendous strides both within the workforce [...]

By | 2019-09-26T15:20:11-04:00 September 26th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Iona College Unveils New, Modern Home for Hynes Institute

As the Hynes Institute for Entrepreneurship & Innovation at Iona College celebrates the second anniversary of its founding, its new, modern space in the center of the campus reflects its transformational impact. On Thursday, September 12, Iona cut the ribbon on a spectacular, glass-enclosed space, which was added to Spellman Hall to accommodate the thriving [...]

By | 2019-09-19T15:32:20-04:00 September 19th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Simone and Montefiore Break Ground for Pediatric Specialty Care Center in Harrison

The transformation under way along the I-287 corridor got a major boost this week as Simone Development Companies and Montefiore Health System -- both BCW members --  broke ground on a healthcare development that will change the way pediatric specialty care is delivered throughout Westchester County. Simone Healthcare Development, an affiliate of Simone Development Companies, [...]

By | 2019-09-19T15:06:01-04:00 September 19th, 2019|News|0 Comments

MTA Capital Plan Would Open Train Service to Penn for Sound Shore

The largest-ever capital plan in Metropolitan Transportation Authority history includes nearly $5 billion for Metro-North, an investment that will help open Manhattan's West Side to Westchester County commuters for the first time and fix aging track underneath Grand Central Terminal. The MTA’s five-year, $51.5 billion capital plan announced Monday will increase spending on infrastructure for [...]

By | 2019-09-19T14:31:58-04:00 September 19th, 2019|News|0 Comments

BCW Joins with TRIP to highlight need for bridge repairs in the Hudson Valley

Thirteen percent of bridges in the Hudson Valley are rated in poor condition, according to a study released by TRIP this week at a press conference with the Business Council of Westchester. The study by the Washington, DC based national transportation research nonprofit highlighted the need for repairs to bridges in Columbia, Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, [...]

By | 2019-09-19T14:31:00-04:00 September 19th, 2019|News|0 Comments

OMNI CIGAR and BRANDY TASTING EVENT

Come join us for an evening of Networking and Good Cheer to welcome in the beginning of Holiday Spirit! OMNI kicks off its Inaugural Event on October 17th from 6:00pm to 8:30pm at Crowne Plaza in Suffern, NY. Cigar Rolling demonstration by Maxum Cigars, Half-Hour of Brandy Tasting, Cash Bar and Munchies! https://mahwahnjcoc.wliinc31.com/events/OMNIKickoff%20-990/details - Register [...]

By | 2019-09-19T09:58:25-04:00 September 19th, 2019|Member News|0 Comments

OMNI CIGAR and BRANDY TASTING EVENT

Come join us for an evening of NETWORKING AND GOOD CHEER! The event takes place at the Crowne Plaza in Suffern, NY from 6:00pm to 8:30pm. To register https://mahwahnjcoc.wliinc31.com/events/OMNIKickoff%20-990/details - Review Flyer and Register for the Event  

By | 2019-09-19T09:56:57-04:00 September 19th, 2019|Member News|0 Comments

Fixed Rate Home Equity Lines of Credit

Trustco Bank had launched a fixed rate home equity line of credit some months back, and it has been a huge success. We have brought in those homeowners who always wanted to use the equity in their home but avoided the equity line due to this typically being an adjustable rate. This is no longer [...]

By | 2019-09-17T20:37:57-04:00 September 17th, 2019|Member News|0 Comments