Music in the Mountains: The Irish Catskills and Traditional Music, Saturday, January 16, 2010

Music in the mountains

On Saturday, January 16, The New York Irish Center, in conjunction with the Irish Studies Program at New York University, will host Music in the Mountains: The Irish Catskills and Traditional Music. The event is the first in a series of lectures that will focus on historically important topics and various aspects of Irish and Irish-American history entitled Know Ireland Better.

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January 1, 2010, New York Times Editorial: Hands Off the Watershed

Editorial

Hands Off the Watershed



link to complete article is here: http://www.nytimes.com/2010/01/02/opinion/02sat2.html?sq=drilling&st=Search&adxnnl=1&scp=1&adxnnlx=1262643819-st%205suDvAp4mOLPmZ%20qN4A
Published: January 1, 2010

New York City has now officially registered its ringing opposition to a proposal by state regulators to allow natural gas drilling in the watershed that supplies drinking water to more than eight million city residents. Albany should amend its proposal and put the area permanently off limits to drilling.

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NYC and Hinchey Come Out Against Current Gas Drilling Study Susan Barnett (2009-12-24)

NYC and Hinchey Come Out Against Current Gas Drilling Study

(2009-12-24)


(WAMC)The deadline for comments on horizontal gas drilling is approaching, and two major comments have come in calling for New York to slow down and start its investigation over. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett reports. Continue reading

December 10, 2009, NPR On Point with Tom Ashbrook: Gas, Shale, and ‘Hydrofracking’

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Gas, Shale, and ‘Hydrofracking’
A drilling rig used to bore thousands of feet into the earth to extract natural gas from the Marcellus shale deep underground is seen on the hill above the pond on John Dunn's farm in Houston, Pa. Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2008.

A drilling rig used to bore thousands of feet into the earth to extract natural gas from the Marcellus shale deep underground is seen on a farm in Houston, Penn., in October 2008.

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Call for artists:” EarthStewards Coaliton”





CALL FOR ARTISTS

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