Long Island News Openings Retail

Whole Foods to Open in Huntington Station on July 17

HUNTINGTON STATION, NY – Long Island is getting a new Whole Foods Market! The organic grocery chain — owned by Amazon — will open a new 43,916-square-foot store, located at 350 Walt Whitman Road, Huntington Station, on July 17 at 8:00 a.m. The store’s design emphasizes simplicity and modernity, incorporating elements reminiscent of the bay area’s […]

News Transportation

Amtrak Adding 33 Weekly NE Regional Stops at Newark Airport

NEWARK, NJ – Amtrak is increasing Northeast Regional service at Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) after a review of its schedules to better align with customer demand across the Northeast Corridor (NEC) and airline travel schedules. This includes 33 additional weekly stops at the station throughout the morning, afternoon, and evening, a 26% increase of […]

Airlines News NYC Transportation

The First Delta One Lounge Now Open at JFK

Delta is now welcoming guests to its newest and most exclusive destination: The Delta One Lounge at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport. Located between Concourses A and B in Terminal 4, the sweeping 39,000-plus-square-foot Delta One Lounge – the first of its kind, and larger than any Delta Sky Club – offers a […]

Funding News NYC

K Health Corrals $50 Million in Funding

NEW YORK — K Health, an AI Primary Care platform, has raised $50 million in funding led by Claure Group, with participation from investors including Pablo Legorreta (founder and CEO of Royalty Pharma), and existing investors Mangrove Capital Partners, Valor Equity Partners, and Atreides Management, LP. Primary care is a critical part of the US […]

Legal News NYC

Davis Polk Law Firm Elects Six New Partners

NEW YORK — The law firm of Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP has announced that Aaron Ferner, Zachary Frimet, David Kennedy, Brett McMahon, Michael Senders and Aliza Slansky have been elected partners of the firm, effective July 1, 2024. Davis Polk has more than 1,000 lawyers worldwide. Aaron Ferner is a member of Davis Polk’s Finance […]

Banks News

Morgan Stanley to Buy Back $20 Billion in Stock; Raises Dividend by 7.5 Cents

NEW YORK — Morgan Stanley said it will increase its quarterly common stock dividend to $0.925 per share from the current $0.85 per share, beginning with the common stock dividend expected to be declared by the Firm’s Board of Directors in the third quarter of 2024. In addition, the Firm’s Board of Directors reauthorized a […]

Construction News NYC Transportation

AirTran to JFK Reduced to $4.25 Per Ride

The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey is reducing the AirTrain JFK single ride fare by 50 percent starting July 1 through Labor Day to encourage the use of public transit when accessing John F. Kennedy International Airport. A record number of travelers will take to the sky while the airport’s $19 billion […]

Funding News NYC

Point72 Leads $31 Million Series B in Adonis

NEW YORK — Adonis, a healthcare financial technology platform based in New York City, has raised $31 million in Series B financing led by Point72 Private Investments. Point72 is run by Steve Cohen, owner of the New York Mets. Point72 Private Investments was joined by new investor Kin Ventures, along with existing investors General Catalyst, […]

Albany Healthcare News Upstate

CDPHP Opens New Wellness Way Health Facility

LATHAM – Community Care Physicians PLLC (CCP) and CDPHP have officially opened the doors to their 263,000 square foot, state-of-the-art medical arts complex, aptly named Wellness Way. The new facility is also the new headquarters for CCP and CDPHP and is located in Latham, a suburb of Albany. Wellness Way is a symbol of the […]

Albany News Upstate

NY Power Authority Installs New EV Chargers in Adirondacks, Albany Area

WHITE PLAINS — The New York Power Authority (NYPA) has expanded upstate fast-charging options in advance of the busy summer travel season, making it easier and more convenient to drive an electric vehicle (EV) on the Northway (I-87) in the Adirondack Park and in the Capital Region. The additional locations extend New York State’s largest […]

Airlines Long Island News

JetBlue to Begin Service From Long Island

NEW YORK — JetBlue plans to launch service for the first time from Long Island MacArthur Airport (ISP). Starting this October, JetBlue will fly from MacArthur directly to three Florida cities with flights to Orlando International Airport (MCO), Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) and Palm Beach International Airport (PBI). This new service aims to help […]

Hotels News NYC

EOS Hospitality Takes Over William Vale Hotel in Brooklyn

BROOKLYN — EOS Hospitality, a full-service hotel management company that specializes in operating luxury urban hotels and resorts, has taken over management of The William Vale Hotel, a modern luxury boutique hotel in Williamsburg, marking EOS’s first property in the New York City market. “We are excited to expand the EOS portfolio through the acquisition of a premier urban-resort […]

Healthcare Hospital News NYC

NY-Presbyterian Leads Nation in Organ Transplants

NewYork-Presbyterian, one of the largest, most experienced transplant hospitals in the nation, performed 953 transplant surgeries in 2023, more than any other hospital in the U.S., according to the United Network for Organ Sharing. This includes heart, lung, liver, kidney, intestine, and pancreas transplants from deceased donors, as well as living donor transplantation for kidney […]

Education Government News

NYS Awards $38 Million for Improvements at 33 Colleges

Governor Kathy Hochul announced $38 million in capital grants at 33 colleges and universities across New York State through the Higher Education Capital Matching Grant Program (HECap). These awards support projects that provide construction and renovation of new laboratory and research spaces, the purchase of new instructional technologies and equipment, and many other significant investments. […]

Funding News NYC

Anterior Unlocks $20 Million Series A

NEW YORK — Anterior, a company using AI to transform healthcare administration, has completed a $20 million Series A funding round. The funding round was led by New Enterprise Associates (NEA), with participation from Sequoia Capital, Blue Lion Global, and Neo. Previously named Co:Helm, the company recently rebranded to Anterior. Anterior is on a mission to unlock doctors and […]