Roosevelt Island


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Roosevelt Island

1. An island in the East River off the coast of central Manhattan Island. It was long the site of a penal institution and municipal hospital, which earned it the name Welfare Island after 1921. Renamed for Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1973, it is now largely residential.
2. An island of Antarctica in the eastern part of the Ross Ice Shelf. Robert E. Byrd discovered the island in 1934.
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The 112,210 BSF as-of-right property is in the vicinity of the East River waterfront, Roosevelt Island, Queensborough Bridge and multiple national hotels, Queens Library and Public School 111.
The Roosevelt Island campus of Cornell Tech, Cornell University's applied technology program, will obtain all of the heating, cooling and domestic hot water for its Emma and Georgina Bloomberg Center from the ground source heat pump system without combusting any fossil fuels.
In another room, Taylor " whose work updates the age-old decorative inlay technique called marquetry " has imagined what Roosevelt Island might have looked like in the 19th century.
The New York architects discuss their all-encompassing work, including a bold new building for the Cornell Tech campus on Roosevelt Island.
The deal is to allow the bank to become the first bank in the industry to have a presence on the Roosevelt Island campus this September.
Papoose's wife then shared how the late rapper influenced her saying, "I've known this man since I was a kid; remember breaking nights sitting in my car on Roosevelt Island smoking & spitting a thousand bars (good memories).
Always highly anticipated during New York Fashion Week, this time around West stayed in town after the sweltering field trip last September to Roosevelt Island that had models and guests alike practically fainting from the heat.
The flood protections devices to be installed at seven (7) stations in the boroughs of Manhattan, Queens, The Bronx and Roosevelt Island
The rapper chose to hold the event at an abandoned smallpox hospital on Roosevelt Island.
Roosevelt (FDR) Four Freedoms Park on Roosevelt Island in New York City got the attention of the New York Times, and Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) is pleased to see that this matter is getting some publicity.
Exactly one year after the launch of this initiative, the city selected Cornell University and its partner, the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, to develop a new applied sciences campus on Roosevelt Island.
youngest woman president in the history of the United States," she told a crowd of cheering supporters on the southern tip of New Yorks Roosevelt Island, with a stunning East River view of the Manhattan skyline in the background, the United Nations building sparkling in bright sunshine behind the podium.
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