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2008-07-01 09:00:35

By Jake Palmateer, The Daily Star, Oneonta, N.Y. Jul. 1--The review of a proposed arts and music festival in the town of Springfield is in its early stages. The Springfield Planning Board is expected to declare itself the lead agency under the state Environmental Quality Review Act process Thursday and set the date for a public hearing, board Chairwoman Mary Clarke said. Madison Square Garden Entertainment is seeking the purchase of about 1,000 acres of farmland in Springfield in...

Word of the Day
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'