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NY Power Authority Cyber Security Expert Wins Honor

NY Power Authority Cyber Security Expert Wins Honor

Smart's responsibilities include overseeing the systems that protect NYPA’s employees and cyber assets from hackers.
Unemployment Rates Continue to Fall Locally

Unemployment Rates Continue to Fall Locally

But job creation is stagnant.
Pumpkin Spice Latte to Make Early Debut, Starbucks Announces

Pumpkin Spice Latte to Make Early Debut, Starbucks Announces

The popular fall-flavored drink will be returning Aug. 25, nearly a month before the official start of autumn.
Officials Criticize Planned 4% Metro-North Fare Hike

Officials Criticize Planned 4% Metro-North Fare Hike

Metro-North says an increase is necessary because of contractual obligations and new rail safety regulations.
HEINEKEN USA Executive Stacey Tank Named to PR Week's Prestigious '40 Under 40' List

HEINEKEN USA Executive Stacey Tank Named to PR Week's Prestigious '40 Under 40' List

Since 2007, PRWeek has recognized individuals who go above and beyond in their careers at such a young age.
Recall Alert: Applegate Pulls Chicken Nuggets From Stores

Recall Alert: Applegate Pulls Chicken Nuggets From Stores

If you have purchased the product, the company is urging you to return impacted packages to the store for a full refund.
Almstead Tree & Shrub Care Co. Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Almstead Tree & Shrub Care Co. Celebrates 50th Anniversary

During the event, Michael and Ken Almstead honored their father and founder of the company, Richard Almstead.

Hospice & Palliative Care of Westchester Receives Accreditation from Better Business Bureau Charity Review

Local nonprofit hospice awarded prestigious mark of approval
Could Starbucks Pay Your College Tuition?

Could Starbucks Pay Your College Tuition?

World’s largest coffee chain to pay for employees’ online courses.
Panera to Give Artificial Additives the Boot

Panera to Give Artificial Additives the Boot

The chain of 1,800 restaurants announced Tuesday that it is dumping all artificial additives in its food.
The Stories Behind Our Local Businesses

The Stories Behind Our Local Businesses

Are you a local business owner? Help Patch tell your story. Fill out the form below, and send us a picture, and we'll post it on your local Patch site.
Businesses, Share Your Super Bowl Dishes/Specials on Patch

Businesses, Share Your Super Bowl Dishes/Specials on Patch

Super Bowl XLVIII is just days away.
Is The Wrong Job Better Than No Job At All?

Is The Wrong Job Better Than No Job At All?

How to make the best of a less than perfect job situation.

Uncle Sam Will Pay $3,000 To Give You The Flu

Healthy and under 50? Here's a way to make some quick money.
Is a Joint Bank Account the Secret to a Happy Marriage?

Is a Joint Bank Account the Secret to a Happy Marriage?

How sharing finances brought one couple closer together.
How to Make Sure You Can Always Find a Job

How to Make Sure You Can Always Find a Job

Follow these steps for lifetime job security.