U.S. Marine Sgt. Rodney “Rocky” Sickmann, a former Iranian Hostage Crisis prisoner of war, is the keynote speaker at Hudson Valley Honor Flight's Dec. 3 Lunch of Honor at Anthony's Pier 9 in Newburgh.Rate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW YORK, NY -- Hudson Valley Honor Flight will honor World War II and Korean War veterans at its annual Lunch of Honor on Sunday, Dec. 3 from 1 to 4 p.m. at Anthony’ Pier 9 in Newburgh.
The organization will also honor The America the Beautiful Concert Team, featuring Jimmy Starr, for its many contributions to the organization.
Offering the luncheon’s keynote address is U.S. Marine Sgt. Rodney “Rocky” Sickmann, a former Iranian Hostage Crisis prisoner of war.TOTS_WideEventNew York State
Houlihan Lawrence Q3 Report Shows Commercial Market Making Solid GainsRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW YORK, NY -- Powered by the robust sectors of technology, health care and communication industries, Westchester’s commercial real estate markets are in good health and enjoying the support of continued economic expansion, according to the Q3 Commercial Market Report from Houlihan Lawrence’s Commercial Group.TOTS_WideTechnologyNew York State
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NEW YORK, NY -- The State Police is reminding pistol permit holders of the upcoming deadline to complete recertification of their permit.
Recent changes to New York State Penal Law require license holders to recertify every five years. Individuals who were issued a Pistol /Revolver License before January 15, 2013, must recertify by January 31, 2018.
The deadline to recertify for those issued a license on or after January 15, 2013, is five years from the date the license was issued.
There is no cost for recertification.TOTS_WideNew York StatePolice & Fire
State Labor Department Releases Preliminary October 2017 Area Unemployment RatesRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW YORK, NY -- The New York State Department of Labor today released preliminary local area unemployment rates for October 2017. Rates are calculated using methods prescribed by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. The State’s area unemployment rates rely in part on the results of the Current Population Survey, which contacts approximately 3,100 households in New York State each month.TOTS_WideMunicipalNew York State
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NEW YORK, NY -- It’s a little like a yin-and-yin, without the yang — but it’s working.
Since Rangers coach Alain Vigneault put Brady Skjei and Kevin Shattenkirk, two of his best offensive defensemen, together five games ago, they arguably have become his most reliable pair. The two terrific skaters, who both like to get up in the rush and be creative in the opponent’s zone, have found a way not to overdo it.TOTS_WideSports - ProfessionalNew York State
Workers installing a new 345 kV circuit breaker at a substation to allow greater system flexibility and rapid restoration during extreme weather events.Rate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW YORK, NY --With a busy 2017 Atlantic hurricane season still in progress, Con Edison’s $1 billion storm hardening fortifications continue to hold strong five years after Hurricane Sandy unleashed the hardest hit of electric outages in the company’s history.
The one-two punch from Hurricane Sandy on Oct. 29, 2012 and a Nor'easter that followed the next week created a company record 1.1 million customer outages in New York City and Westchester County.TOTS_WideTechnologyNew York State
NEW YORK, NY -- Congressman Eliot L. Engel, a top member on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, marked the start of the health insurance open enrollment period by encouraging New Yorkers to explore their insurance options and sign up for coverage.
November 1st marks the start of New York’s health insurance open enrollment period. From now until January 31, 2018, you can purchase a plan or renew your coverage through New York State of Health, the state’s health insurance marketplace. If you sign up by December 15th, you can get coverage that starts on January 1, 2018.TOTS_WideNew York State
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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- State Senator George Latimer has lied repeatedly about the registration status of his personal vehicle, a 2015 Jeep, and his illegal use of an unregistered vehicle.
The matter first came to light after Talk of the Sound reported on a previously undisclosed car crash over the summer in New Rochelle and discovered that Latimer’s vehicle registration had been suspended the day after the collision.TOTS_WideNew York State