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EoL Articles: historic
Solar-powered plane makes history
Call it a
technological achievement. Call it a victory lap across America. Call it a shameless promotion for a controversial energy agenda. Its owners simply call it Solar Impulse.Read ...
Friday, 17 May 2013
For Anniversary of Historic Flight, Rep. McCarthy Calls for Passage of Bill Marking L.I.'s Aviation Past
Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-NY4) called for the passage of her bill asking the federal government to study... Read Full Article Author:...
Friday, 17 May 2013
I have spoken to a significant amount of
I have spoken to a significant amount of people who have stated the Round Table part of the the program was very educational. It provided a
al view of Elmont and how redistricting have had an impact, ...
Tuesday, 28 February 2012
Elmont, we must speak up! If this vote s
... Elmont to be turned upside-down, nor inside-out with the negativity of racism! I remember vividly that
al November morning in 2008 standing in line at 7:00AM with nearly one hundred people ahead ...
Thursday, 05 May 2011
Dr. Marsha J Darling - 2011
... major to American Studies. Using
al sources, including personal narrative and the federal rights project, she wrote a 125-page senior thesis, titled, Childhood and Slavery. Based on this outstanding ...
Thursday, 24 February 2011
Regarding the “Rebel” flag used in t
... long history of serving the community and I know that the nickname “Rebels” never had anything to do with the
al reference, but more of a caricature of being a “Rebel” in the context of the Department’s ...
Monday, 24 January 2011
Joyce Stowe - 2009
... reader of
al novels and political intrigues, spoke directly to the young people in the audience about Dr. Woodson’s struggles to become educated. She said that his thirst for knowledge propelled ...
Thursday, 24 December 2009
... mines of West Virginia as a high school student. There, he heard black Civil War veterans relate interesting
al facts that were not recorded in history books. A strong believer in education, he ...
Thursday, 24 December 2009
... Award, Ms. Stowe, an avid reader of
al novels and political intrigues, spoke directly to the young people in the audience about Dr. Woodson’s struggles to become educated. She said that his thirst ...
Thursday, 26 February 2009
Marijuana Use in American Teens Reaches Historic High
According to a new study, teen binge drinking and cigarette smoking are declining steadily, but marijuana use is climbing. Twenty-five percent of 8th, 10th, and 12th graders have used marijuana in the ...
Friday, 06 January 2012
Will Cuomo jolt tax code?
... to extend the tax a "
mistake," but on Wednesday offered praise for what he saw as a move that could prove to be both deft politics and worthy public policy. "I think it's what he has to do," ...
Thursday, 01 December 2011
Drill hearing draws testy audience
... into the
Forum Theater on Thursday to tell the state Department of Environmental Conservation what they thought about plans to open up the gas-rich Marcellus Shale to what could be thousands of ...
Friday, 18 November 2011
Hard time close to home
ALBANY -- It may be time to rethink the phrase "sent up the river."
ally, that meant someone from New York City was being dispatched to one of the numerous penitentiaries located across upstate ...
Friday, 11 November 2011
Hall of Governors update expands stories of two centuries of leadership
... Casanova and Karloff. Incredibly, Leo Mielziner's oil painting has been out of public view for decades after Sulzer donated it to the New York
al Society. Now it has come to Albany, as one of ...
Thursday, 10 November 2011
When reform doesn't reform
compromise. Going forward, injured workers would get more money, but only for a set period of time -- rather than for life, as had been the case in the past. Both sides hailed the change as ...
Tuesday, 08 November 2011
Occupy Albany participants settle in for the long haul
ALBANY -- According to a schedule printed up by participants in the Occupy Albany movement, Saturday might best be described as a fun day for the protesters, replete with music, a
walking tour ...
Sunday, 30 October 2011
PEF urges 'yes' vote to break CSEA link
... get under their deal. The idea that PEF wouldn't be bargaining at the same time as CSEA addresses a long-standing concern among union members.
ally, CSEA has settled their contracts before PEF ...
Friday, 28 October 2011
A new view of Lady Liberty
... the dedication of the Statue of Liberty on Oct. 28, 1886. The ceremony caps a week of events centered around the
date, including the debut of a major museum exhibition about poet Emma Lazarus, ...
Monday, 24 October 2011
Social Security up $38; Medicare cost up $10
... of my life."
ally, New York's EPIC subsidized Medicare deductibles and co-pays and paid drug costs that were not covered by Medicare. On Jan. 1, 2012, EPIC will pay Medicare Part D (prescription ...
Thursday, 20 October 2011
Changes help push prison rolls down
... and other tough-on-crime statutes, the state opened 52 prisons from 1973 to 2000, raising the population from 13,400 to a
peak, on Dec. 12, 1999, of 71,538 inmates. It was 55,599 last week. With ...
Monday, 17 October 2011
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Suffolk County to Use Federal Funds to Study Feasibility of Bus Rapid Transit
A Fifth of Suicidal Teens Live in Homes with Guns
Proms send wrong message
Many Americans jailed abroad
Why Christie's weight matters
Why abortion rights need protection
Is Rush still relevant?
CO2 levels hit new peak
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