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2014-08-21 12:33:17

NEW YORK, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The State of New York this week declared the three start-up business incubators of the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering tax-free zones as part of Governor Cuomo's START-UP NY program to foster job growth and economic development. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20091027/NY99197LOGO The 19,500 square feet of incubator space in Lower Manhattan and Brooklyn have to date created more than 1,000 jobs and provided an economic impact of $251...

2014-08-19 23:08:31

Named one of the fastest growing agencies in 2013 by The Agency Post, Austin & Williams’ unprecedented growth has continued in 2014 Hauppauge, NY (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 Austin & Williams, a leading branding, advertising, digital and direct marketing agency headquartered on Long Island, New York, recently announced the hiring of six new digital and account management professionals – and promotion of five existing team members – to help the firm keep pace with its steady...

2014-08-09 23:01:55

Ticket Down announces that 5 Seconds of Summer will be performing live at Jones Beach Theatre in Wantagh/Long Island, New York on Tuesday, September 1, 2015 and Wednesday, September 2, 2015.  This well-known ticket exchange is offering their customer appreciation promo/coupon code 5-SOS for added savings. Wantagh, NY (PRWEB) August 09, 2014 Ticket Down is a reputable source for authentic 5 Seconds of Summer tickets at Jones Beach Theatre in Wantagh/Long Island, NY. 5 Seconds of...

2014-08-05 23:09:56

National non-profit World T.E.A.M. Sports’ August 12-13 Coastal Team Challenge will team ten disabled athletes with ten able-bodied athletes to travel 22 nautical miles by sea kayak along the Long Island coast. Westhampton Beach, NY (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 Ten disabled athletes age 22 to 60 will join ten able-bodied athletes to travel 22 nautical miles by sea kayak along the Long Island coast during national non-profit World T.E.A.M. Sports’ August 12-13 Coastal Team Challenge....

2014-07-23 12:26:18

HOLBROOK, N.Y., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Portfolios Financial Services, Inc. (APFS) and Independent Group Home Living Program (IGHL) will co-sponsor and participate in Coastal Team Challenge - Long Island on August 12 - 13. The event, hosted by World T.E.A.M Sports, a non-profit organization which organizes inclusive outdoor adventures between disabled and able-bodied athletes, will be the first of its kind on Long Island. For two days, five teams--two disabled...

2014-07-23 08:28:49

The Long Island-based coach, whose trademarks are video analysis and a free personal hitting evaluation, was an All-Star, All-American hitter during his eclectic college career. LONG ISLAND, N.Y., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As Mike Testani embarks on his career as a private baseball hitting instructor, teaching kids from ages 10-21 the fundamentals of the correct swing, he looks back on his own extraordinary rollercoaster journey as a player, from his halcyon days as a little...

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...


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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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