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Crude oil shipments along the Hudson are putting everything we’ve fought for at risk. We need your support so that Riverkeeper can build on our successful grass-roots campaig[...]
An eye-popping billboard promoting Nyack is located on theWest Side Highway at 134th Street in New York City. Its big headline says “Presenting our 334 Fall Season” and, in a big b[...]
This week, President Barack Obama and Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack announced that the San Gabriel Mountains will be protected as a national monument. The San Gabriel Mounta[...]
Civic groups urge an end to single-use plastic bags In a creative collaboration among Maria Luisa Whittingham, Keep Rockland Beautiful, Bill Batson Arts and NyackNewsAndViews, Nyac[...]
The enormous super crane I Lift NY, floats majestically next to the Tappan Zee Bridge. It can lift up to 1,900 tons and is 328 feet tall, higher than a 30-story building. Despite i[...]
The Governor Malcolm Wilson Tappan Zee Bridge is its official name—but most people just call it the bridge or the Tappan Zee or the TZ . According to official New York State inform[...]
Nationwide, shipping crude oil by rail has jumped sixfold since 2011, according to American Association of Railroads data, and rail shipments from the Bakken shale formation region[...]
Engineers constructed the first cable-stayed bridges in Europe following the close of World War II, but the basic design dates back to the 16th century and Croatian inventor Faust [...]