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2014-04-08 23:30:02

New York construction accident lawyer David Perecman comments on Tappan Zee Bridge construction after a barge being used by workers broke free from a mooring for the third time. New York, New York (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 Attorney at Law David Perecman praises The New York State Thruway Authority for withholding $1 million a month from Tappan Zee Constructors, the consortium of builders working on the new Tappan Zee Bridge project. The penalty came after a barge carrying long steel piles...

2014-02-17 23:02:34

1,800 foot multi-use luxury commercial and residential tower will be an integral part of NYC’s Hudson Yards Development. Tower will also be as the largest building in North America. New York, NY (PRWEB) February 17, 2014 MJM + A Architects PLLC, an award-winning Manhattan-based architectural practice, recently unveiled their plans for the construction of Hudson Spire, a 110 story, 1,800 foot tall tower that would become the tallest building in North America. The structure will include...

New Bedford Harbor Pollution Prompts PCB-Resistance In Atlantic Killifish
2014-02-12 21:27:20

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution For four decades, waste from nearby manufacturing plants flowed into the waters of New Bedford Harbor—an 18,000-acre estuary and busy seaport. The harbor, which is contaminated with polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) and heavy metals, is one of the EPA’s largest Superfund cleanup sites. It’s also the site of an evolutionary puzzle that researchers at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) and their colleagues have been working to solve....

2014-01-13 08:23:58

Real estate broker, Pam Ryan Anderson reminisces on her years of sweat, tears and joy in the "beautiful winter village" of sunny downtown Clearwater which has seen over 200,000 visitors CLEARWATER, Fla., Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Moving amongst a dozen other bodies, pulling down garlands, stacking away decorations and dismantling the buildings for Clearwater's Winter Wonderland, Pam Ryan Anderson, the chairman of the Clearwater Community Volunteers (CCV), the group of...

2014-01-10 23:21:49

Annual ten-day sand-sculpting event sponsored by Clearwater Beach, Florida hotel receives industry recognition and announces new dates for 2014. Clearwater Beach, FL (PRWEB) January 10, 2014 Sugar Sand Festival, an annual ten-day event celebrating Clearwater’s award-winning beaches, has earned the Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International’s Silver Adrian Award for public relations excellence in the special event category. Event creator Lisa Chandler, the City of...

2013-12-04 16:24:59

Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises and World Yacht Dinner Cruises and welcoming all New Yorkers and visiting travelers to discover the beauty and excitement of Hudson River cruises this holiday season NEW YORK, Dec. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Circle Line and World Yacht, New York City's premier destinations on the Hudson River, are excited to once again be hosting some of New York's most spectacular events of the holiday season, as well as start their newest holiday tradition with the...

2013-09-19 12:27:21

BayCycle Project's kickoff brings new sport of "water biking" to everyone, serves as new form of transportation, and launches crowdfunding campaign for world's first competitive water bike races and events SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. - September 19, 2013 - BayCycle Project announces its inaugural events with two, historic bike crossings of both the San Francisco Bay and Hudson River. As the first U.S. organizing body and community...

2013-06-10 16:20:19

High Line at the Rail Yards feature to be named "Coach Passage" NEW YORK, June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Coach, Inc. and Friends of the High Line today announced that the Coach Foundation has made a $5 million gift to the Campaign for the High Line, a fundraising effort to open the High Line at the Rail Yards (the final, undeveloped section of the High Line) and build an endowment to sustain the park's long-term maintenance and operations. The Coach Foundation's gift to the High...

2013-06-03 08:21:25

FAIRFIELD, Conn., June 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- PowerBridge, LLC has announced that its affiliate, Hudson Transmission Partners, LLC ("HTP"), has completed testing of its underground and underwater, 660 Mw electric transmission project between Ridgefield, New Jersey and Manhattan, and has begun delivering power to customers in New York City. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130603/NE24515 ) The Hudson transmission project route has a total length of about 7.5 miles, with a cable...

2013-04-10 16:25:31

NEW YORK, April 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The City of Clearwater, Fla. will host the first ever Frenchy's Sugar Sand Festival, a ten-day celebration of Clearwater's award winning beaches. A new addition to the annual Fun 'n Sun Festival of music concerts and other family-friendly entertainment, this sand sculpting exhibit and interactive experience will provide ample reason to extend spring vacation season for the whole family. The event will take place on Clearwater Beach from April 19 - 28,...