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Storm Surge Defense Alternatives Needed To Protect Coastal New York
2012-11-20 16:31:34

New storm surge barriers are being proposed to help protect Lower Manhattan in New York City from storms such as those like the recent Superstorm Sandy.

2011-06-27 00:00:29

LifeFone Personal Medical Alarms are an important tool to allow seniors to feel safe and independent in their own homes. For a limited time, LifeFone is offering a free Lock Box, a $39.95 savings. The hanging key safe lock box is designed to fit securely around the doorknob on your entry door.

2011-04-11 00:00:38

NevGear and the V-Lock Quick Connect Mounting System make it easy to interchange accessories on your Golf Carts and NEV’s. St.

2011-01-04 14:00:00

NORFOLK, Va., Jan. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern (NYSE: NSC) has completed loading the second largest cargo in the history of its Pier 6 coal transloading facility at Lamberts Point in Norfolk. On Dec.

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2008-12-02 07:55:00

A city known for its famous canals is now underwater thanks to heavy rains and high winds that left it almost completely flooded on Monday after nearby sea levels hit their highest mark in 22 years.

2008-08-30 09:00:36

By Elizabeth Hock and Laurie Edwards Water levels close to 4 feet below full pond are casting a wet blanket over Smith Mountain Lake. Lack of rainfall has put a damper on recreational activities -- from anglers who use public ramps to launch their boats to homeowners stuck in their coves.

2008-08-14 00:00:24

By Emily Beament Invasive animals and plants which have been released or seed themselves into the wild are causing havoc on the UK's rivers and canals, according to British Waterways.

2008-07-15 15:00:28

By MAETZIG, Rob THE go-ahead has been given for a century-old Taranaki hydro power scheme to be recommissioned -- despite concerns it will hurt popular recreational use of the river.


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