Westchester

News & Politics

George Latimer says run against Bowman is about more than Israel

The Westchester County executive doesn’t want his primary challenge to Rep. Jamaal Bowman to become a referendum on AIPAC or on race.

News & Politics

Will Latimer challenge Bowman? It may come down to redistricting.

If the Independent Redistricting Commission redraws the congressional district’s boundaries, Westchester County Executive George Latimer could have a tough time beating Rep. Jamaal Bowman.

News & Politics

Latimer plans trip to Israel, county budget, before making an announcement about ‘future plans’

The Westchester County executive is being encouraged to primary Rep. Jamaal Bowman over Bowman’s perceived lack of support for Israel.

Campaign Confidential

Women of color running for mayor in Westchester’s biggest cities

“You develop an instant kinship” among candidates in Yonkers, New Rochelle and Mount Vernon.

Campaign Confidential

Source of New Rochelle mayoral candidate’s contributions revealed as local real estate executives

The Westchester County Democratic Committee initially didn’t disclose its donations, leading to a monetary mystery.

Personality

Westchester's next DA on tackling police corruption

Mimi Rocah talks about the possibility of investigations against Trump and her plan to address racial disparities in arrests.

New York State

Is Westchester turning a corner on coronavirus?

Fewer coronavirus tests are coming back positive in the county, but it’s still too early to tell if that will continue.

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Personality

The cable TV legal expert challenging Westchester’s DA

Mimi Rocah is taking on incumbent Anthony Scarpino in the Democratic primary.

Andrew Cuomo

The troubled history of the Tappan Zee’s replacement

The new Mario M. Cuomo Bridge’s faulty bolts are just the latest problem in the troubled history of the Tappan Zee’s replacement.

Westchester

Westchester county executive George Latimer’s to-do list

George Latimer, the new Westchester county executive has some big issues to resolve. Here are a handful of the biggest ones.