White Plains


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White Plains

A city of southeast New York north of of New York City. It was the site of a Revolutionary War battle in 1776.
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He thought of pursuing Fogg across the vast white plains; it did not seem impossible that he might overtake him.
As far as the eye could reach on the white plain behind, red trails were visible.
Wherever a battle was fought,--whether at Long Island, White Plains, Trenton, Princeton, Brandywine, or Germantown,--some of her brave sons were found slain upon the field.
And there was an old gentleman who shall be nameless, being too rich a mynheer to be lightly mentioned, who, in the battle of White Plains, being an excellent master of defence, parried a musket-ball with a small-sword, insomuch that he absolutely felt it whiz round the blade, and glance off at the hilt; in proof of which he was ready at any time to show the sword, with the hilt a little bent.
Arrived at the upper ridge of the promontory, I saw a vast white plain covered with morses.
The snows descended on my head, and I saw the print of his huge step on the white plain. To you first entering on life, to whom care is new and agony unknown, how can you understand what I have felt and still feel?
White Plains, just a quick trip north of Manhattan on the Metro North, is experiencing a new development residential boom.
The northbound lane of EDSA from Ortigas to Santolan, as well as White Plains Avenue in Quezon City, will be closed to motorists on February 25, from 12:00 midnight to 1:00 oclock in the afternoon.
White Plains, NY, August 15, 2015 --(PR.com)-- HarborView Properties, a Larchmont New York based real estate investment, property management and leasing company has announced an office building transaction at 15 Fisher Lane in White Plains, New York.
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US Airways (NYSE: LCC) has announced that, effective from 3 December, it will begin service three times per day between its hub in Charlotte, NC and White Plains, NY.
(ICAI), White Plains, New York, USA has completed its 2005 titanium dioxide expansion initiatives, renaming itself to ICAI to more clearly define its North American presence.