Latest Northeastern New York Stories

2014-02-03 23:22:44

Regional Food Bank’s BackPack Program gets a boost from the annual CDPHP Holiday Appeal Albany, NY (PRWEB) February 03, 2014 Through the generosity of nearly 100 individuals, businesses, and organizations, hundreds of local children will continue to receive backpacks filled with nutritious food to take home over the weekend. The 2013 CDPHP® Holiday Appeal raised $30,811 for the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York’s BackPack Program, which provides easy-to-prepare foods...

2013-11-27 23:26:28

Annual Fundraising Campaign Supports the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York’s Backpack Program Albany, NY (PRWEB) November 27, 2013 Thousands of people in our local communities face food insecurity and hunger throughout the year, but with the help of organizations like the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York, many of those who might otherwise go without food have a place to turn. That is why CDPHP® is proud to once again support the Regional Food Bank’s BackPack...

2013-02-01 23:01:58

Record year for CDPHP® Holiday Appeal to benefit Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York´s BackPack Program. Albany, NY (PRWEB) February 01, 2013 It was a record-breaking year for the 2012 CDPHP® Holiday Appeal for the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York. CDPHP, along with area businesses, organizations and individuals donated $34,033 to the appeal, which benefits the Food Bank´s BackPack Program. The 2012 appeal brought in nearly $11,000 more than 2011. The...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'