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2014-06-09 23:01:47

Michael Ulbrich, former JP Morgan executive and NY native, returns to Buffalo as President of EWI New York. Buffalo, New York (PRWEB) June 09, 2014 EWI is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Ulbrich as President of EWI New York, which is leading the Buffalo Billion initiative to operate a new advanced manufacturing institute dedicated to support the growth of Western New York’s manufacturing sector. EWI New York, focused on applied R&D services, is based in downtown...

2014-06-05 23:04:21

For almost 30 years, Chuck Massey has been a liaison between Houghton College and the city of Buffalo, N.Y., at the forefront of the movement to help revitalize both the East and West sides of Buffalo. Houghton, NY (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 On Thursday, May 29, more than 100 people gathered at the Asbury Hall reception room to pay tribute and to honor Charles “Chuck” Massey for his 38 year career as a teacher, administrator, and coordinator for Houghton College’s Office of Urban...

2014-06-04 12:30:29

Two companies exceed their goal in their 5th annual fundraising drive WILTON, Conn., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Buffalo® and Petco(TM) raised more than $2.4 million during the month of May, which was their 5th Annual Pet Cancer Awareness Month. The figure was the highest in the history of their fundraising push, and exceeded the $2 million goal they set out to raise. One hundred percent of the proceeds will go to benefit pet cancer research and the families affected by this...

2014-03-19 12:21:55

A three-year mandate for Mr. Paul V. Colling OTTAWA, March 19, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, today announced the appointment of Mr. Paul V. Colling to the board of directors of the Buffalo and Fort Erie Public Bridge Authority for a term of three years. Mr. Colling has over 30 years' experience in law enforcement operations as a Peace Officer in the Niagara Falls region, as well as a strong background in customer service. His career as a Peace...

2013-10-06 23:02:09

James Morris, of the Law Offices of James Morris, said he is pleased to see educational efforts designed to crack down on texting while driving in New York. Rochester, NY (PRWEB) October 06, 2013 A campaign against texting and driving that includes the participation of 25 area school districts could save lives, according to James Morris, a lawyer in Buffalo for victims of car accidents and other personal injuries. The Democrat and Chronicle (“Schools send message to students: Don't...

2013-09-20 23:01:39

Firms come together to develop the 301,473 square foot Conventus MOB on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus. Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 Developing and acquiring innovative healthcare facilities that address and anticipate industry trends has been a cornerstone of the investment strategy for Seavest Healthcare Properties LLC for decades. It is a proven formula that has enabled the White Plains, N.Y.-based private real estate firm to successfully develop and acquire more than...

2013-07-08 23:21:52

The move for American Douglas Metals will expand service offerings and lower manufacturing costs for customers. Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) July 08, 2013 American Douglas Metals (ADM), a leader in metal distribution, processing and fabrication for commercial and industrial applications, is moving their New York location from Kenmore to a much larger and expansive, state-of-the-art facility in Buffalo this July. The new facility represents another big move in ADM’s continued growth in 2013,...

2013-07-05 23:03:54

William Mattar Law Offices made a donation to the Buffalo Zoo to benefit a rescued polar bear cub named Kali. Buffalo, New York (PRWEB) July 05, 2013 William Mattar Law Offices has expanded on their motto “Helping people, it’s what we do” by reaching out to a baby polar bear this month. The bear cub, Kali, was rescued in Alaska earlier this year and is now at the Buffalo Zoo. The personal injury firm made a cash donation to the zoo for the bear. Prior to Kali’s arrival in...

2013-06-27 23:47:01

Thrifty Buffalo Airport Location offers 10% discount for call-ahead reservations. Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) June 26, 2013 In an effort to increase call-ahead reservations, the Thrifty Buffalo Airport location is currently running a 10% discount on reservations made by contacting the franchise location directly via telephone. The discount will be taken off of the best available rate. No other discounts will apply. Store manager, Caitlin Krumm, says, “At Thrifty Buffalo Airport we strive to...


Latest Buffalo, New York Reference Libraries

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2006-12-14 13:09:57

The African Buffalo or Cape Buffalo (Syncerus caffer) is a bovid from the family of the Bovidae. It is up to 5.6 ft (1.7 meters) high, 9.8 ft (3 meters) long, and can reach a weight of 1.1 tons (1000 kilograms). On average, an adult male stands about 5 ft (1.5 m) high at the shoulder and weighs 1,500lbs (680 kg), while a female is .3-.5 ft (10 - 15 cm) shorter and weighs between 1,100-1,300 pounds 500 - 600 kg. The Cape Buffalo is not closely related to the Asian Water Buffalo, but its...

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2006-12-12 11:20:15

The Water Buffalo is a very large ungulate (hoofed) and a member of the bovine subfamily. The Arni or Wild Buffalo survives in the wild in Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, Vietnam and Thailand. The domestic Buffalo are very widespread in Asia, South America, North Africa and Europe. They are feral in northern Australia. Wild-living populations also exist in much of South-east Asia but their origins are uncertain. They may be descendants of wild Water Buffalo, formerly domesticated...

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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.