Housatonic


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Hou•sa•ton•ic

(ˌhu səˈtɒn ɪk)

n.
a river flowing S from NW Massachusetts to Long Island Sound near Stratford, Connecticut. 148 mi. (240 km) long.
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Noun1.Housatonic - a river that rises in western Massachusetts and flows south through Connecticut to empty into Long Island SoundHousatonic - a river that rises in western Massachusetts and flows south through Connecticut to empty into Long Island Sound
Connecticut, Constitution State, CT, Nutmeg State - a New England state; one of the original 13 colonies
Bay State, Massachusetts, Old Colony, MA - a state in New England; one of the original 13 colonies
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Headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut, Patriot Bank operates 12 locations: in Scarsdale, New York; and Darien, Fairfield, Greenwich, Milford, Norwalk, Orange, Stamford, Westport, with Express Banking locations at Bridgeport/ Housatonic Community College, downtown New Haven and Trumbull at Westfield Mall.
The three adjacent buildings are located close to I-95, and within walking distance to the Stratford Metro North Station, Downtown Stratford, American Shakespeare state park, and restaurants located along the Housatonic River.
HFRI is backed by Housatonic Partners, a San Francisco and Boston-based private equity firm.
But in 1917 Germany torpedoed that US Liner Housatonic and sank it and America joined the Great War, which was already on its last year.
Bridgeport, CT, June 02, 2019 --(PR.com)-- Housatonic Community College (HCC) was the setting for a guest lecture led by Mary Ellen ("M.E.") Butkus, VP and Sr.
It's on a beautiful bend in the Housatonic River situated between my two religions (downstream from some spectacular rapids where I have kayaked and upstream from the calm waters where I became an oarsman).
After lunch, attendees will have their choice of an afternoon activity, including hiking the Appalachian Trail, afternoon yoga, canoeing on the Housatonic River, or a challenging ropes course.
Hunley becomes the first submarine to engage and sink a warship, the USS Housatonic. 1867 - The first ship passes through the Suez Canal.
1840The Housatonic Railroad opens in Connecticut, US.
* In Connecticut, Paul Broadie II, president of Housatonic Community College, is now interim president of Gateway Community College, and President James Lombella of Asnuntuck Community College is interim president of Tunxis Community College.
There, state and local officials offered the conglomerate $145 million worth of taxpayer subsidies just as the company was (http://www.ibtimes.com/general-electric-move-company-getting-massachusetts-subsidies-while-fighting-toxic-2266428) fighting a federal (https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2016/02/16/and-epa-dispute-over-federal-plan-clean-polluted-housatonic-river/uVpQQLSBKecI9vcRD5gAqK/story.html) proposal to force it to clean up its similar PCB pollution on the Housatonic River.