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2013-08-21 12:32:42

Open to Public, Sept. 6 -7 Event To Include Panel on IT Growth in Metro Atlanta and Georgia BROOKHAVEN, Ga., Aug. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Joe Gebbia, Jr., co-founder and CPO of San Francisco-based Airbnb will headline the Brookhaven Chamber's Experience Innovation 2013 Weekend on Sept. 6-7 at the Marriott at Century Center. He will join other technology leaders in discussing the potential of the new people-to-people economy and share his start-up success story with Metro...

2012-11-06 12:20:15

NEW YORK, Nov. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Association for a Better Long Island (ABLI) and State Senator Charles Fuschillo, Chairman of the State Senate Transportation Committee, today called upon state and federal officials to bring in emergency response equipment, material and gasoline by rail, noting that the Brookhaven Rail Terminal just off the Long Island Expressway has the capability of handling thousands of tons of supplies for distribution to the region without incurring a heavy...

2012-01-30 08:00:00

Brookhaven National Laboratory completes Phase I of a major renovation to science laboratories in an effort to modernize their existing research facilities, including materials science and fuel testing laboratories. Upton, NY (PRWEB) January 30, 2012 Brookhaven National Laboratory has concluded the first phase of an ongoing effort to modernize their existing research facilities, including materials science and fuel testing laboratories, with the completion of renovations to Buildings 480...

2011-08-16 09:40:00

IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- LA Fitness® is pleased to announce the opening of its newest sports club, a 50,000 square foot facility in Atlanta's Brookhaven community at 755 Brookhaven Avenue, conveniently situated on Peachtree Road, north of Lenox Square Mall and Phipps Plaza and adjacent to historic Oglethorpe University. A grand opening party is scheduled for Saturday, September 17, 2011. (Logo:...

2011-08-01 10:00:00

BROOKHAVEN, N.Y., Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Brookhaven Town Supervisor Mark Lesko, Councilmen Tim Mazzei and Steve Fiore-Rosenfeld, other Brookhaven officials, environmentalists, and representatives from Recyclebank® joined with residents in Blue Point, N.Y., to announce the arrival of the new rewards-for-recycling program. New York City-based Recyclebank rewards people for taking everyday green actions, such as recycling, with discounts and deals from local...

2011-08-01 10:00:00

BROOKHAVEN, N.Y., Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Brookhaven Town Supervisor Mark Lesko, Councilmen Tim Mazzei and Steve Fiore-Rosenfeld, other Brookhaven officials, environmentalists, and representatives from Recyclebank® joined with residents in Blue Point, N.Y., to announce the arrival of the new rewards-for-recycling program. New York City-based Recyclebank rewards people for taking everyday green actions, such as recycling, with discounts and deals from local and...

2011-03-14 13:43:25

New tool will allow integrated, simultaneous study of behavior and brain function in animals Scientists from the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Brookhaven National Laboratory, Stony Brook University, and collaborators have demonstrated the efficacy of a "wearable," portable PET scanner they've developed for rats. The device will give neuroscientists a new tool for simultaneously studying brain function and behavior in fully awake, moving animals. The researchers describe the tool and...

2010-03-23 10:11:00

NEW YORK, March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Fred J. Dufek, President/CEO and Managing Director of E-Green Management, LLC, announced today that E-Green Management started off 2010 teaming up once again with the Suffolk County Executive Office of Steve Levy, to provide Suffolk County residents with additional free computer and electronic waste collection events throughout 2010. Once again E-Green Management was able to provide Suffolk residents a convenient opportunity to broaden their recycling...

2008-12-23 14:47:00

SEYMOUR, Tenn., Dec. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- In the U.S. there are approximately 15 million, or about 6.7 percent of the U.S. population, age 18 and older that suffer from depression. In fact, according to the National Institute of Mental Health, depression is the leading cause of disability in the U.S. for ages 15-44. The majority of those affected are women. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081205/CLF008LOGO ) For many it can be difficult to determine if the sadness...

2008-07-11 09:00:32

By David Winzelberg Permit ChaseFrustrated developers know how long it can take to get approvals for commercial projects on Long Island. Each year, construction delays result in millions of dollars in lost revenue. In this occasional series, Long Island Business News will track the prickly path to building permits for a few as-of-right developments (where no zoning change is needed) to shed light on this tedious process. As with most new construction here, the permit chase for the Riegel...