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2014-07-16 12:21:25

YAPHANK, N.Y., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A Long Island Rail Road strike will put 20,000 tons of goods and products and 800 long haul trucks back on Long Island roadways over the course of a month according to executives at the Brookhaven Rail Terminal (BRT). Jim Newell, President of Brookhaven Rail, stated, "Based on the strategic role the rail terminal has played over the last 12 months to reduce regional truck traffic, air emissions and roadway wear and tear, our calculations...

2014-07-11 23:05:41

Austin & Williams wins 19 Telly Awards for outstanding television advertising, including top honors in both B2B and B2C campaign categories. Hauppauge, NY (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 Austin & Williams took home 19 awards—including top honors in both B2B and B2C campaign categories—at the 35th Annual Telly Awards, which recognizes outstanding television commercials and programs. The Long Island, New York agency, which specializes in healthcare, financial services, and higher...

2014-06-24 23:10:19

The Safe Center in Bethpage receives a $100,000 grant from the UUCSR in Manhasset, LI. Bethpage, NY (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 The Safe Center LI has been selected as a grantee to receive $100,000 from the Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Shelter Rock, (UUCSR) Manhasset in the Women's Issues Category of the Large Grants Program. The Program was created in 2007 to facilitate annual contributions made by the UUCSR to select causes. "Each year, the Large Grants Program has allowed...

2014-06-11 23:11:59

Second bi-annual Curvy Girls Scoliosis Support Convention to be held June 29-July 1 at Hyatt Regency Long Island in Hauppauge, NY. Smithtown, NY (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 Two-hundred girls and families from more than 30 states, Canada and England will be in attendance as Curvy Girls Scoliosis Support holds its second biannual Convention on June 29th- July 1st at the Hyatt Regency Long Island in Hauppauge, NY. Founded in 2006 by then-13-year-old Smithtown, NY resident Leah Stoltz, Curvy Girls...

2014-06-10 23:13:15

The Long Island, New York law firm of Rudolph F. X. Migliore, P. C. has announced the makers of the drug called Pradaxa have agreed to pay out 650 million to resolve most of the 4,000 cases filed in state and federal courts. (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 The New York Times states, “Pradaxa, which was approved in 2010, was the first in a new group of blood thinners intended to replace an older treatment, warfarin, which required patients to submit to frequent blood tests and adhere to a strict...

2014-06-03 23:06:28

Ticket Down announces that the latest Disney ice spectacular, Frozen on Ice, will be live at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale between November 4-9th. This reputable ticket exchange is offering their customer appreciation promo code FROZEN for added savings. Long Island, NY (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Ticket Down is a reliable source for cheap Disney on Ice: Frozen Tickets at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, NY. Last year, the biggest box office and...

2014-05-29 23:19:14

Long Island-based alarm and security systems company, Total Security, says that having a burglar alarm system installed in your home is essential in order to keep your insurance rates in check. Elmont, New York (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 Total Security Integrated Systems, the leading New York installer of home alarm systems throughout New York City and Long Island, now shares four ways that installing a burglar alarm system in your home can reap big benefits on your insurance rates. Home...

2014-05-28 23:14:30

David Perecman of The Perecman Firm warns of stop sign running following an accident involving two school buses at an intersection in Long Island, New York. New York, New York (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 Two school buses collided at an intersection on Long Island after one of the buses ran a stop sign. Only one child was on-board at the time of the accident. The crash was caught on video, reported CBS News (5.21.14). The surveillance video showed the larger bus running a stop sign before...

2014-05-23 23:01:15

Millions of fans took to theatres over the holiday season to watch Disney’s Frozen, and it propelled the movie to record-setting heights in terms of revenue and popularity. TicketProcess.com has quickly made a large selection of Frozen On Ice tickets available to fans interested in attending shows, including highly-anticipated performances scheduled for the Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York. (PRWEB) May 23, 2014 Nearly 40 roles have been cast for the touring show that will tell the...

2014-05-18 23:00:19

Fans can now find tickets to Cher’s upcoming late-summer concert September 22 at the Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York at TicketProcess.com. The night will feature supporting acts Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo. (PRWEB) May 18, 2014 The performance is one of the final on the 2014 Dressed to Kill Tour, which has touched down in dozens of metropolises and set up shop in major venues beginning back in late March. 100% sellout attendance figures for every single date of the Tour are...


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2008-10-08 12:48:10

The Atlantic Silverside (Menidia menidia) is found in the shallows of the Hudson River estuary and other tidal rivers and creeks in southeastern New York, and Long Island from the spring to the fall. They move out away from the shorelines and enter deeper water in the Chesapeake Bay during the winter. The Atlantic Silverside is a small fish, approximately 3 to 6 inches in length. The upper sides are translucent green-yellow, gradually turning iridescent white on the sides to pale white on...

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Word of the Day
penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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