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2013-07-15 23:24:24

Planned Merger Further Strengthens Strategy to Expand Programs for Youths and Families Across the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Queens New York, NY (PRWEB) July 15, 2013 Episcopal Social Services (ESS) and Safe Space NYC announced today that they have signed a management agreement that creates a partnership between the two organizations and lays the foundation for a complete merger. The partnership will bring both organizations under the same management structure, to be led by the...

2009-08-06 06:15:00

TULSA, Okla., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Williams (NYSE: WMB) announced today that it has completed a successful binding open season for its proposed Northeast Supply Project, an expansion of the Transco pipeline system designed to provide East Coast markets with additional access to the many economical sources of clean-burning natural gas provided by the Transco pipeline. The open season began June 23 and ended July 10, 2009. Northeast Supply transportation service will be...

2009-01-22 13:43:21

A pair of New Yorkers said math is on their side in their attempt to break the Guinness World Record for visiting the city's subway stations. Chris Solarz, 28, and Matt Ferrisi, 30, began their trek Thursday at the Far Rockaway-Mott Avenue station in the city's Queens borough, WABC-TV, New York, reported Thursday. The two men said their calculations indicate that they can break the record by visiting all of New York's 468 subway stations in less than 24 hours, 45 minutes, and 3 seconds.

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.'