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2014-10-30 08:25:24

Ten members of the group We Are Seneca Lake were arrested Wednesday by Schuyler County Police for blockading an Amex Chemical Truck. WATKINS GLEN, N.Y., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In spite of overwhelming opposition, grave geological and public health concerns, federal approval has been given to move forward with plans to store highly pressurized, explosive gas in abandoned salt caverns on the west side of Seneca Lake. While the New York State Department of...

2014-10-29 08:30:49

Rave's Guardian App Now Increasing Safety for More Than 18,000 Students, Faculty and Staff in Rhode Island and New York State FRAMINGHAM, Mass., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rave Mobile Safety (Rave), the trusted software partner for campus and public safety, today announced that Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island and State University New York (SUNY) Oswego in Oswego, New York have each deployed the company's acclaimed Rave Guardian to better protect more than 18,000 students,...

2014-10-28 16:24:24

$30,000 SLOAN PRODUCING GRANT AWARDED TO SUMMER SHELTON FOR THE BURIED LIFE LOS ANGELES, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Film Independent, the non-profit arts organization that produces the Spirit Awards and Los Angeles Film Festival, is pleased to announce the producers selected for its 14(th) annual Producing Lab. The 2014 Producing Lab is supported by lead funder Time Warner Foundation. Additional funding is provided by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation and National Endowment for the...

2014-10-28 08:25:12

Human blockade peacefully opposes recent FERC decision allowing expansion of CNG storage in geologically unstable salt caverns. ITHACA, N.Y., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- We Are Seneca Lake, comprised of residents of the Finger Lakes, peacefully demonstrate their determined opposition by continuing to blockade the gates of the Crestwood compressor station on the shore of Seneca Lake, the largest of New York's Finger Lakes. The methane gas storage expansion project is...

2014-10-20 23:07:45

CPM Leader Set to Open State-of-the-Art Headquarters and Adds Additional East Coast and European Offices. ROCHESTER, MI (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 OneStream Software LLC, leader in Corporate Performance Management (CPM) software, is set to expand its office in Rochester, Michigan and add offices on the East Coast and Western Europe "We are excited to announce the expansion of our US headquarters and the addition of offices in the Northeast and Western Europe." said Craig Colby,...

2014-10-20 23:01:42

The facility displays 18 original works of art in the waiting room. Bronx, NY (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Sunday, Oct. 5 marked the opening reception for a rotating show of works by area artists, curated by the Riverdale Art Association at Riverdale Urgent Care, 5665 Riverdale Avenue, in the Skyview Shopping Center. In total, there are 18 original pieces on display in the waiting room, all contributed by some of the area’s finest artistic talent. The gala event had all the ambiance of a...

2014-10-17 23:05:36

Logical Operations acquires Accent Training of Rochester, New York, a prominent local training center in the Rochester area. Accent Training will become part of Logical Operations’ New Horizons affiliate at its 3535 Winton Place headquarters. Rochester, NY (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 Logical Operations has acquired Accent Training of Rochester, New York, a prominent local training center with a storied 30-year history in the Rochester area. Accent Training will become part of Logical...

2014-10-09 16:27:45

ARMONK, N.Y., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 300 local business leaders and dignitaries including State, County and Town officials today joined with executives from The Engel Burman Group to celebrate the Grand Opening of The Bristal at Armonk, the company's newest assisted living community in Westchester County. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141009/151346 "These are very exciting times for The Engel Burman Group as we celebrate the grand opening of our second...

2014-10-09 12:27:09

Leising Adds "The Alp at the End of My Street" to Growing List of Published Works UTICA, N.Y., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gary Leising, professor of English at Utica College, recently published his full-length collection of poems, "The Alp at the End of My Street." Leising's book received the 2012 Brick Road Poetry Prize. He adds this new book to his accomplished list of published works, including the chapbooks "Temple of Bones" and "Fastened to a Dying Animal." "'The Alp at...

2014-10-08 23:12:21

On Thursday, October 2, elder law attorney Anthony J. Enea, managing member of Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP in White Plains and Somers, N.Y., was honored with the Golden Harvest Corporate Award at the 32nd annual Golden Harvest Award Breakfast sponsored by the Westchester Public/Private Partnership for Aging Services. The event, held at Abigail Kirsch at Tappan Hill, Tarrytown, N.Y., recognized outstanding and lasting contributions by individuals and corporations to Westchester...


Latest Geography of New York Reference Libraries

Finger Lakes National Forest
2013-12-24 11:03:56

The Finger Lakes National Forest is made up of 16,259 acres of Seneca and Schuyler counties, located between Seneca Lake and Cayuha Lake in the Finger Lakes Region of New York within the United States of America. The forest has over 30 miles of interconnecting trails that cross ravines, pastures, woodlands, and gorges. Although roughly 3.2 million acres of New York State is located in State Forest Preserves, Wildlife Management Areas, and Forests, there are few large areas of public land...

Champ
2013-09-26 09:13:24

Champ is a cryptid within the lake monster, sea serpent class of cryptozoology. It is claimed to reside in Lake Champlain, which is partially located in the states of New York and Vermont of the United Sates, plus it extends into Quebec, Canada. The lake is 125 miles long, 14 miles across, approximately 400 feet deep, and covers a 490-square-mile area. There have been over 300 reported sightings of Champ, but there is no scientific evidence that this cryptid exists. The Iroquois and...

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2006-07-15 11:04:19

The Bicknell's Thrush, (Catharus bicknelli), is a medium-sized thrush. Their breeding habitat is the coniferous forests in southeastern Quebec to Nova Scotia and northern New England and New York State. These birds are usually found at higher elevations. These birds migrate to the West Indies. Adults have an olive-brown upper body and slightly redder on the tail. The underside is white with gray on the flanks; the breast is grayish brown with darker spots. They have pink legs and a faint...

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