White Plains, NY - As part of an ongoing effort to reach out to Westchester residents and listen to what is on their minds, County Executive Rob Astorino will host his next “Ask Astorino” town hall meeting on Wednesday, May 1 at 7 p.m. at the Rye Free Reading Room located at 1601 Boston Post Road, Rye.
Plan To Reinvent Playland Moves Forward
Sunday, 07 April 2013 00:00 | | |
White Plains, NY - The vision of a reinvented Playland for the 21st century moved a step closer to reality April 4, 2013 when County Executive Robert P. Astorino and the leaders of Sustainable Playland Inc. (SPI) announced they had reached a 10-year agreement, with an option for an additional 10 years, on the management of the iconic park in Rye.
Westchester Ranks 1st In Healthy Behaviors Statewide
Saturday, 23 March 2013 00:00 | | |
White Plains, NY - Westchester ranked 1st for healthy behavior out of 62 counties statewide, according to the results released March 20, 2013 by the fourth annual national county health ranking survey by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
Political Friday With Senator Andrea Stewart-Cousins
Wednesday, 06 March 2013 00:00 | | |
White Plains, NY - Albany lawmakers have some big issues on their plates these days—gun control, a minimum wage increase, women’s rights, pension reform, school aid…the list goes on.
County Executive Town Hall Meeting In Ossining
Saturday, 02 March 2013 00:00 | | |
White Plains, NY - Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino will host his next “Ask Astorino” town hall meeting on Tuesday, March 5 at 7 p.m. at Ossining Public Library (Budarz Theatre Entrance) located at 53 Croton Avenue, Ossining.
Safer Communities Initiative Launched
Thursday, 21 February 2013 00:00 | | |
White Plains, NY - Westchester County has launched a major initiative that brings together resources inside and outside county government to protect schools and communities from acts of senseless violence such as the tragedy in Newtown, CT.
Local Earth Day Recycling Awards Announced
Wednesday, 17 April 2013 00:00 | | |
White Plains, NY - Westchester County’s local governments, community groups, students and businesses have once again raised the bar on recycling efforts – and many of them will now have an official award to attest to that.
Charter Revision Commission To Hold Public Hearing
Friday, 29 March 2013 00:00 | | |
White Plains, NY - The Westchester County Charter Revision Commission (WCCRC) will be holding a public hearing on Wednesday, April 3 at the Westchester County Center to allow people to comment on suggested changes to the charter that are made in the WCCRC’s four focus group reports.
Legislator Shimsky Honored By UN Association
Monday, 18 March 2013 00:00 | | |
White Plains, NY – Westchester County Legislator MaryJane Shimsky was honored recently by the Westchester chapter of the United Nations Association of the United States of America (UNA) at its International Women’s Day 2013 celebration, which was held at the Rye Historical Society’s Square House Museum.
Westchester County Issues RFPs To Benefit Seniors
Sunday, 03 March 2013 00:00 | | |
White Plains, NY - Westchester County’s Department of Senior Programs and Services (DSPS) is issuing requests for proposals (RFPs) from qualified agencies for services such as adult day care and personal care to the frail elderly.
Former Westchester County Legislator To Be Honored
Friday, 01 March 2013 00:00 | | |
White Plains, NY - Lois Bronz, former Westchester county legislator, will be honored at the Friendly Gathering 2013 Irish Sing-Along, on Saturday, March 9, with the Msgr. Ed O’Brien Community Service Award.
Xylem Global Headquarters To Expand To Rye Brook
Wednesday, 20 February 2013 00:00 | | |
White Plains, NY - Westchester County has announced that Xylem Inc., a global water technology company that conducts business in 150 different countries, will move its headquarters from White Plains to a larger facility in Rye Brook – keeping more than 100 jobs in Westchester.