Highlands = the Hudson Highlands, a mountainous region in Putnam and Dutchess Counties, through which the Hudson River passes in a deep and picturesque gorge; Eolus = God of the winds; Boreas = God of the North wind; Seneca = one of the Finger Lakes
in central New York State; Grecian king = both the Senecas of antiquity, the rhetorician (54 BC-39 AD) and his son the philosopher/statesman (4 BC-65 AD), were, of course, Romans--in any case, Lake Seneca is named after the Seneca nation of the Iroquois Indians; Park-Place = already in 1816 a fashionable street in lower Manhattan; Chippewa = an American army defeated the British at Chippewa, in Canada near Niagara Falls, on July 5, 1814; Lawrence = Captain James ("Don't give up the ship
Governor Cuomo has made the renaissance of the Finger Lakes
and the growth of the craft beverage industry important priorities and we are happy to be part of the excitement.
Winemakers and business owners from the Finger Lakes
region have requested that New York Gov.
com)-- The Community Foundation of Elmira-Corning and the Finger Lakes
will be celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2012.
Breaking out at times into expansive views of the river, the Letchworth Branch of the Finger Lakes
Trail in Central New York works its way through the woods for over 25 miles along the east side of the Genesee River, much of it in Letchworth State Park.
Home prices have risen approximately 24% since 2002, but residential property in the town remains affordable compared to other property in the Finger Lakes
region, which has spurred development.
Tenders are invited for consulting services to conduct the genesee finger lakes
regional local bridge vulnerability assessment.
and Johannes Selbach, winemaker and owner of Weingut Selbach-Oster in Zeltingen, Germany, announced that they plan to establish a vineyard and start a winery on Seneca Lake in the Finger Lakes
region of New York.
com), the global leader in full service technology and communications consulting; announced today that an agreement has been executed with the Cortland County Business Development Corporation (BDC)/Industrial Development Authority (IDA) to design and oversee construction of fiber optic cable throughout the Finger Lakes
East Business Park located on Route 13 in the town of Cortlandville.
The students are all freshmen majoring in natural resources conservation, and the annual trip to West Hill marks the beginning of their formal field experience while at Finger Lakes
Community College (FLCC) -- a school that sits above the eastern shore of Canandaigua Lake.
Senator Kirsten Gillibrand announced that legislation she authored to designate the Finger Lakes
Region as a National Heritage Area (NHA) passed out of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee.
Last year Hans Walter-Peterson, viticulture specialist at Cornell Cooperative Extension, reported that the Finger Lakes
region of New York had received 40% of its normal rainfall between April 1 and early September.