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2014-07-03 23:08:08

The last passenger off of US Airways Flight 1549, Dave Sanderson was largely responsible for the well-being and safety of others when it crashed into New York's Hudson River, risking his own life in frigid water to help other passengers off the plane. Sanderson is scheduled to speak about his survival at two North Carolina retirement communities. http://www.uchas.org Newton, NC (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 The last passenger off of US Airways Flight 1549, Dave Sanderson was largely...

2014-05-12 08:25:27

Statement by Stephanie Meeks, president of the National Trust for Historic Preservation WASHINGTON, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the National Trust for Historic Preservation announced the Palisades in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey as the organization's newest National Treasure. The following is a statement by National Trust for Historic Preservation president Stephanie Meeks. "This new National Treasure designation signifies our ongoing commitment to preserving...

2014-05-09 23:01:34

Sponsors American Heart Association Tri-County Heart Walk Suffern, NY (PRWEB) May 09, 2014 ColumbiaDoctors of the Hudson Valley (CDHV), a leading provider of cardiovascular and internal medicine services, joined hundreds of Hudson Valley residents as both a team and sponsor of the American Heart Association Tri-County Heart Walk, on May 4, at Lake Welch Beach in Harriman State Park. “We are proud to support American Heart Association (AHA) events. This is our second year sponsoring...

2014-05-05 16:31:03

FT. LAUDERDALE-DAVIE, Fla., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chesley B. (Sully) Sullenberger III will be the guest speaker at Nova Southeastern University's (NSU) undergraduate commencement on Saturday, May 10 at 4 pm at the BB&T Center located at 1 Panther Parkway in Sunrise. The ceremony will include candidates from NSU's the Farquhar College of Arts, Abraham S. Fischler School of Education, the College of Health Care Sciences, the College of Nursing, and Sciences, the H. Wayne...

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...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.