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2008-07-07 03:00:15

By Carbonaro, Maria Gov. David A. Paterson has announced the award of $24.9 million in grants from the State Environmental Protection Fund's Local Waterfront Revitalization Program (LWRP) for 97 projects across New York State. These awards cover a variety of planning, design, and construction projects that focus on economic, community, environmental, and recreational improvements. Grants were given to projects in every region of the state. The Department of State's Division of Coastal...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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