Op-Ed: Gov. Cuomo, Main Street Needs a Hand from Albany

COVID-19 has completely changed the way we all live. But along with worrying about keeping themselves and their families healthy, thousands of small business owners across New York state are losing sleep... Read more »

Local Entrepreneur Launches Free Site to Help Local Businesses and Consumers Connect

There are many local resources – including Facebook community sites, Chambers of Commerce and more – sharing information about the local businesses that are staying open, pivoting their business models and providing... Read more »

Distance Socially, Eat and Shop Locally: Support Our Local Restaurants and Merchants

We will continue to add to the list as more of our friends and partners tell us what they are doing to serve their customers during these difficult times. The River Journal... Read more »

Attention Business Owners: 3:30 p.m. Webinar Today on Disaster Loan Information

Friday, March 20, at 3:30pm Westchester small businesses are facing unprecedented challenges as we work together to address the impacts of COVID-19 on all sectors of our economy. This webinar from the... Read more »

Veteran Hudson Valley Media Figure Bruce Apar Joins Alain Begun to Launch Community Monthly in Northern Westchester

Introducing River Journal North  Two Hudson Valley media entrepreneurs are joining forces to deliver a new quality-of-life monthly publication for all residents and businesses of Cortlandt, Croton-on-Hudson, and Peekskill.    Alain Begun, owner... Read more »

Honoring the Crème de la Community

The Hudson Valley Gateway Chamber of Commerce honored five members for their contributions to the community during its annual awards dinner in February at Colonial Terrace. (From left) Martin Ginsburg, Ginsburg Development... Read more »

COVID-19: Helpful Links for Business Owners, Non-Profits and Residents

The following links were shared by the Hudson Valley Gateway Chamber of Commerce. For more information, please visit their website. Helpful links we received today: New York State to Pass New Emergency... Read more »

Small Businesses in Harckham’s Senate District Are Eligible for Federal Disaster Loans

Westchester, Putnam and Dutchess Counties designated for assistance amid virus-related slowdowns Small businesses in Westchester, Putnam and Dutchess Counties, many of which are in the 40th Senate District and represented by New... Read more »

Stop & Shop Announces Reduced Hours and Special Shopping Times to Accommodate and Protect Older Customers

In order to allow more time for our associates to unload deliveries, stock shelves, and better serve our customers throughout the day, Stop & Shop has adjusted its hours of operation to... Read more »

New Business Spotlight – Chelsea at Greenburgh

There are many businesses in the River Towns that have been part of the fabric of our community for many years and that we see contributing to make a difference every day.... Read more »