- Suffolk County cracking down on welfare hotels. Markus, Stuart // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);10/5/2001, Vol. 48 Issue 41, p22A
Presents news briefs related to public welfare actions in the New York compiled as of October 5, 2001. Willingness of Suffolk County Executive Robert Gaffney to sign two bills focussing on imposition of standards on hotels that contract with the county to provide emergency shelter for families;...
- Bay Scallop Restoration in New York. Tettelbach, Stephen T.; Smith, Christopher F. // Ecological Restoration;Mar2009, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p20
This article presents information on an ecological restoration for bay scallop in Long Island's Peconic Bay in New York. It explains that because of the commercial demand for bay scallop, which is scientifically known as Argopecten irradians, it is particularly in need of restoration attention....
- PEARL. Hyatt, Akira // Gems & Gemology;Spring2008, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p71
The article reports on the 9.13 ct white non-nacreous pearl with original shell received by the New York laboratory of the Gemological Institute of America for identification. The pearl was discovered from Peconic Bay, off the North Fork of Long Island, New York, according to the client who...
- "Someone was watching out for me". Bilyeau, Nancy // Good Housekeeping;Jan2004, Vol. 238 Issue 1, p120
Discusses the miraculous survival of Emily Youssouf and her companions when their plane crashed into Peconic Bay in Long Island, New York. Problems experienced by the Cessna plane that caused the accident; Details of how Youssouf was rescued by her husband and friends; Role of her friends in...
- Dig for Your Dinner. LEE, DEBORAH JIAN // New York;10/8/2012, Vol. 45 Issue 32, p40
The article features the charter firm H2O Hospitality, which offers three-hour clamming tours in the Peconic Bay in New York.
- Simulation of Water Age and Residence Time in New York Bight. Weifeng G. Zhang; Wilkin, John L.; Schofield, Oscar M. E. // Journal of Physical Oceanography;May2010, Vol. 40 Issue 5, p965
The time scales on which river inflows disperse in the coastal ocean are relevant to a host of biogeochemical and environmental processes. These time scales are examined in a modeling study of the Hudson River plume on its entry to the New York Bight (NYB). Constituent-oriented age and...
- Forbidden Waters. COWEN, HENRY // Fly Fishing in Salt Waters;Sep/Oct2013, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p32
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of saltwater fishing in Gravesend Bay, South Brooklyn, New York.
- NEW ROCHELLE HEARS NEW PROPOSALS FOR ECHO RAY. LUNGARIELLO, MARK // Westchester County Business Journal;6/23/2014, Vol. 50 Issue 25, p1
The article offers information on the proposal of architect Winka Dubbeldam on several architectures to be constructed at the Echo Bay in New Rochelle City in New York such as a public park, multipurpose buildings, and 200-room hotel.
- Marshes Vanishing at Jamaica Bay. // National Parks;May/Jun2003, Vol. 77 Issue 5/6, p18
Assesses the state of the salt marsh islands of Jamaica Bay in New York City. Theories advanced by specialists for the salt marshes losses; Approach developed by the U.S. National Park Service to remedy marsh losses and preserve the biodiversity of the site; Priorities of the park during...