CEO OF BON SECOURS NAMED WINNER OF 2017 WOMEN IN BUSINESS AWARD

CEO OF BON SECOURS NAMED WINNER OF 2017 WOMEN IN BUSINESS AWARD

Mary P. Leahy, MD, CEO of Bon Secours Charity Health System/Good Samaritan Hospital, was named a winner of the Hudson Valley Magazine Sixth annual Women in Business Awards. This year’s honorees are profiled in the magazine’s December issue, currently available on newsstands. Dr. Leahy is among 16 winners from the Hudson Valley who will be […]

ROCKLAND BUSINESS LEADER HONORED WITH STATEWIDE AWARD

ROCKLAND BUSINESS LEADER HONORED WITH STATEWIDE AWARD

The New York Senate Majority Leader John J. Flanagan traveled to Westchester on November 15, 2017, to address the New York Affordable Reliable Electricity Alliance (AREA) at its Annual Member Reception at Tappan Hill Mansion in Tarrytown. More than 75 guests, including local officials and leaders of local business and labor, were present to hear Leader Flanagan’s remarks. The leader […]

NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR FOR ARTS COUNCIL

NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR FOR ARTS COUNCIL

The Board of Directors of the Arts Council of Rockland this week announced the appointment of Kate Mitchell as executive director. The board stated in an email release, “We did a broad and thorough search for someone who had a track record of success in the not for profit world, strong leadership skills and a […]

CRAIN’S NEW YORK BUSINESS RANKS GOLDSTEIN LIEBERMAN & COMPANY AMONG AREA’S LARGEST

CRAIN’S NEW YORK BUSINESS RANKS GOLDSTEIN LIEBERMAN & COMPANY AMONG AREA’S LARGEST

Phillip E. Goldstein, managing partner of Goldstein, Lieberman & Company LLC, announced that Crain’s New York Business has ranked the rapidly-expanding firm the as one of the largest accounting firms in the New York City area. The list of firms, available on the Crain’s New York website, (www.crainsnewyork.com), includes the number of professionals in various […]

Chambers of Commerce in Rockland County Form Alliance

Chambers of Commerce in Rockland County Form Alliance

The Chamber Alliance of Rockland County has officially been born. The Alliance was created to bring together members of all the chambers in the county for networking, sharing of resources, educational opportunities, group savings, and more.   So far six Chambers are participating including Nanuet, North Rockland, New City, Nyack, Pearl River, Piermont and Suffern. […]

Local doctor says medical marijuana is the real deal; uses it to treat her own son’s epilepsy

Local doctor says medical marijuana is the real deal; uses it to treat her own son’s epilepsy

BY DYLAN SKRILOFF The concept of medical marijuana has gained broad acceptance across America’s demography even while politicians and government bureaucracies in Washington D.C. continue to stymie policy change. National polls commissioned by Yahoo and Quinnipiac this year measured public support for federal acceptance of medical marijuana at 83 and 94 percent respectively, an overwhelming political […]