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Bob Layton Editorial: From fumes to typhoons

We’re Alberta so, for the time being, we have a carbon tax, supposedly to fight global warming.

If we were New York City, we’d be suing oil companies over climate change. 199 more words

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Solar 2 design released

By Maria Rocha-Buschel

Project architects have released renderings for Solar One’s new building that will be replacing the environmental organization’s original structure along the East River across from Peter Cooper Village within the next two years. 668 more words

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Fear Itself

In 2012, days before we received news that Hurricane Sandy was to strike the New York Metro area, I was selected to pen a brief message to tens of thousands of people around the world for… 454 more words

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Felled: Weekly Photo Challenge - Variations on a Theme

“This week, show the same thing — an object, place, or person — presented in several different ways….use your camera to discover the endless variety that one thing can contain.” 133 more words

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Judge Tosses Lawsuit By Long Beach Residents Seeking Return Of Sandy Relief Money

LONG BEACH, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Long Beach, Long Island residents who were looking to have $155 million of Superstorm Sandy relief money returned have had their lawsuit dismissed. 159 more words

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Construction workers build buildings and lives in NYC

Construction in New York City is booming.

Thousands of jobs have been created and the City of New York is helping train workers.

NYC Small Business Services… 336 more words

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Raised Homes Are More Prone To Frozen Pipes, Expert Warns

EAST ROCKAWAY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — After Superstorm Sandy, thousands of homeowners raised their houses to avoid future flood damage.

Now, people are finding out that these raised homes are more prone to have frozen pipes during a bitter blast. 306 more words

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