It’s Official: Ball vs. Katz for 40th Senate District GOP Nomination

By Faith Ann Butcher and Alex Weisler After weeks of speculation, Assemblyman Steve Katz (R-Yorktown) officially announced on Monday that he will not seek re-election in the Assembly, but will primary state Senator Greg Ball (R-Patterson) for the 40th Senate

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Confirmed: Katz will Primary Ball for 40th State Senate Seat

After weeks of speculation, Assemblyman Steve Katz (R-Yorktown) will officially announce on Monday that he will primary state Senator Greg Ball (R-Patterson) for the 40th Senate District seat, his spokesperson Ed Kowalski confirmed. Katz, who was voted into office as

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State Redistricting Affects Putnam and Westchester Representatives

No matter who wins the state elections this November, Putnam Valley residents will have a new set of representatives, according to the proposed redistricting maps that have been released. The Town of Putnam Valley, like other communities throughout the Hudson

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Cuomo: 950 Jobs Coming to East Fishkill, Yorktown

As part of an agreement made with New York State and five leading international technology companies, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced on Tuesday that 950 high-technology jobs would be coming to the lower Hudson Valley. The positions, which will be out

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Utilities Making Slow Progress to Restore Power

Residents and merchants in areas hardest hit by last weekend’s storm were still trying to recover as thousands remained without power on Wednesday afternoon. By 4:30 p.m., more than 14,000 Con Edison customers in Westchester were without electricity, including about

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Senate Votes to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage; Gov. Makes it Law

The New York State Senate voted Friday night to legalize same-sex marriage and the governor swiftly signed the bill into law. New York is the sixth state in the nation — and the most populous — to legalize same-sex marriage.

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