New York Medical College School of Medicine Seniors Learn Their Future on Match Day

VALHALLA, N.Y., March 17, 2017-At the stroke of noon today, medical school seniors across the nation received simultaneous notification of where they will perform their residency training. At New York Medical College, 200+ medical students were matched to residency programs such as internal medicine, pediatrics, anesthesiology, emergency medicine, family medicine and radiology, as well as specialty programs such as dermatology, thoracic surgery and plastic surgery.

UPDATE 3-KKR, Canada’s Caisse to buy U.S. insurance broker USI

“At a time when there are lots of fears and questions on the potential protectionism and border adjustment tax,” Lescure said, “being exposed to small and medium companies is a safer way of exposing yourself to the U.S. economy.” Valhalla, New York-based USI had net debt of about $1.82 billion as of Dec. 31 and generated 2016 earnings of $353 million before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization.

KKR, Caisse to buy insurance broker USI from Onex

The deal is the latest in a string of mergers in the insurance market, which has not grown quickly enough to support the smaller brokerages. The Valhalla, New York-based company had net debt of about $1.82-billion as of December 31 and generated earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization of $353-million in 2016.

KKR and CDPQ Announce Joint Acquisition of New York-Headquartered USI

KKR, a global investment firm, and Caisse de depot et placement du Quebec , a long-term institutional investor, have announced their joint acquisition of USI Insurance Services , a U.S. insurance brokerage and consulting firm headquartered in Valhalla, N.Y. As partners with equal ownership, KKR and CDPQ will acquire USI from Onex Corporation and its affiliates in a transaction that values USI at $4.3 billion. The investment will primarily be made through KKR and CDPQ’s core private equity partnership which includes funds from KKR’s balance sheet and from CDPQ’s pool of capital.

Valhalla School Board Expected To OK Superintendent Brenda Myers Retirement

VALHALLA, N.Y. == The Valhalla Union Free School District is expected to accept the retirement of Superintendent Brenda Myers at its meeting Thursday, March 16. During Myers’ seven-year tenure with the school district, she led Valhalla in ensuring community collaboration and the success of all students. “Leaving Valhalla is hard, but I am proud of the hard work of our students, staff and community” Myers said.

Career Expo Scheduled At BOCES’ Valhalla Campus

The Southern Westchester BOCES Center for Adult & Community Services will host a Class & Career Expo on Saturday, March 25, at the BOCES Center for Career Services campus in Valhalla. The half-day event, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., will provide an opportunity for adult students and other job seekers to discover the opportunities available at BOCES, including information on a number of popular courses that can lead to successful careers in the automotive, construction/carpentry, electric, HVAC, plumbing and welding industries.

New Crisis Intervention Trainees Welcomed By Astorino

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino thanked 35 law enforcement officers Thursday during their final day of Crisis Intervention Training at the county Police Academy: in Valhalla. Astorino was joined by Dr. Mark Herceg, commissioner of the County Department of Health, in welcoming the patrol officers and public safety staff and thank theming for their service.

Fujifilm and Alfa CTP Systems Team-Up to Deliver a Powerful…

Fujifilm and alfa CTP have agreed to a sales and support cooperation, combining Fujifilm plate technology, such as Fujifilm’s “By bringing our product lines together, we can offer our customers best-in-class technologies that enable them to dramatically improve their operations,” said Lane Palmer, VP Corporate Accounts – Newspapers, FUJIFILM North America, Graphic Systems Division. FUJIFILM Holdings America Corporation is based in Valhalla, New York, and is the regional headquarters for the Americas.

Municipal Court-March 8

… $50 for unauthorized plates. Amy L. Owens, Miller City, $1,551.57, plus interest and costs to Cavalry Spv I, LLC, Valhalla, N.Y. Steven Young, Columbus Grove, and Kimberly M. Young, Columbus Grove, to pay judgment of $333.91, plus interest and costs …

County Committee on Infrastructure Goes Over Kensico Ice Rink Project …

The White Plains Online Newspaper Since 2000 A.D. John F. Bailey, Editor 997-1607 wpcnr@aol.com On Tuesday, the Westchester County Board of Legislators Committee on Infrastructure reviewed County Executive Rob Astorino’s proposed ice skating rink to be located at the Kensico Dam Plaza in Valhalla. County Legislator Mary Jane Shimsky framing a question at the Committee on Infrastructure meeting on the Ice Rink proposal Legislators, including Infrastructure Chair MaryJane Shimsky asked tough questions about the proposal’s economic viability and its wisdom given the many competing priorities in the County’s parks and recreation budget.