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Ginsburg Celebrates Transformation of Office Tower into Luxury Apartments 

From left: Westchester County Executive George Latimer, White Plains Mayor Tom Roach; GDC Founder Martin Ginsburg; ArtsWestchester CEO Janet Langsam In what may set a trend for commercial office space in Westchester County, BCW member Ginsburg Development Companies joined with county and city officials Thursday to celebrate the transformation of an empty office [...]

By | 2021-06-17T15:56:31-04:00 June 17th, 2021|News|0 Comments

Leadership Conversation Focuses on Pandemic Lessons and Recovery

Five Rising Stars Alumni, whose outstanding leadership skills as elected officials have been recognized by the BCW over the years, were on hand for an informative discussion on the lessons learned from the pandemic at a recent People’s United Bank Leadership Conversation program. Panel moderator and BCW Executive VP and COO John Ravitz led an [...]

By | 2021-06-17T11:27:18-04:00 June 17th, 2021|News|0 Comments

BCW Voices Strong Support of Penn Station Access Project

The BCW voiced its strong support for the MTA’s Penn Station Access Project at a public hearing of the MTA held on Tuesday. “This project will introduce direct Metro-North service from the Bronx, Westchester, and Connecticut to Penn Station, construct four new ADA-accessible Metro-North stations in the eastern Bronx, make significant improvements to railroad infrastructure, [...]

By | 2021-06-17T09:41:43-04:00 June 17th, 2021|News|0 Comments

County Celebrates New Home for Family Court in New Rochelle

From left, Office for Women Director Robi Schlaff; New Rochelle Council Member Martha Lopez-Hanratty; County Legislator MaryJane Shimsky; Legislator Terry Clements; New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson; 9th Judicial District Administrative Judge Kathie Davidson; Deputy County Executive Ken Jenkins; County Executive George Latimer; Simone Development Companies President Joseph Simone; The Stagg Group President Mark Stagg; [...]

By | 2021-06-10T17:01:48-04:00 June 10th, 2021|News|0 Comments

MasterCard to Deploy $1.3 Billion in Partnership with Africa CDC to Save Lives and Livelihoods

Kudos to BCW Member MasterCard that announced this week a major initiative by its MasterCard Foundation to deploy $1.3 billion over the next three years in partnership with the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) to save the lives and livelihoods of millions of people in Africa and hasten the economic recovery [...]

By | 2021-06-10T13:36:58-04:00 June 10th, 2021|News|0 Comments

Westchester Magazine’s Wine & Food Festival Returning for 10th Year

LEFT TO RIGHT: George Latimer, Westchester County Executive; Sam Wender, Publisher Westchester Magazine; Bridget Gibbons, Westchester County Director of Economic Development; Kevin Zraly, Wine expert, Author and Educator; Natasha Caputo, Director Tourism Westchester County; Chef Peter X. Kelly of X20 Xaviars on the Hudson Westchester Magazine is joining forces with Westchester County Office [...]

By | 2021-06-10T13:38:57-04:00 June 10th, 2021|News|0 Comments

Entergy Completes Sale of Indian Point Unit #3 to Holtec

In what is the end of an era, Entergy Corporation has completed the sale of the subsidiaries that own Indian Point Energy Center to a Holtec International subsidiary. Holtec plans to complete major decommissioning activities at the site decades sooner than if Entergy had continued to own the facility. The final operating unit at the [...]

By | 2021-06-03T15:19:29-04:00 June 3rd, 2021|News|0 Comments