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Earth Day EcoArt By Aviva Rahmani Confronts Deforestation, Fracking, Nuclear Hazards In Eastern US Woodlands

G. Roger Denson | Posted 06.23.2016 | Arts
G. Roger Denson

On Earth Day, April 22, 2016, New York-based eco-artist Aviva Rahmani will conduct The Blued Tree Symphony, an interstate activist eco-artwork that she describes as "an iterative symphony with tree-soloists." That is, in which trees actually participate in the musical performance.

Peekskill NY -- Balancing Growth With a Healthy Environment

Kathleen Talbot | Posted 02.18.2016 | Green
Kathleen Talbot

As a Peekskill councilwoman starting my second term and a life-long city resident, these challenges can seem daunting. But I take the safety and health of our environment seriously and work hard to support initiatives that will move us towards greater safety and sustainability. We are mandated to be good caretakers of our environment and must make energy conservation and sustainability a priority.

Fracking New York: It's Not Over 'Till It's Over

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 05.01.2016 | Green
Marcia G. Yerman

When Governor Andrew Cuomo decided to ban fracking in New York State in December 2014, New Yorkers thought their worries were over. They were wrong.

Controversial Natural Gas Pipeline Under West Village Is Approved

| Posted 10.21.2013 | New York

By Mathew Katz CHELSEA — A pipeline under the West Village and Chelsea has won federal government approval to start pumping natural gas, promptin...

Spectra Defends The NYC Natural Gas Pipeline

International Business Times | Posted 05.07.2013 | New York

A little-known pipeline is stirring a fierce debate in New York City. A new natural gas pipeline being built from Staten Island through New Jersey ...

WATCH: NYC Fracking Pipeline Has Activists Up In Arms

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 05.03.2013 | New York

The Spectra pipeline, a high-pressure natural gas delivery system that aims to bring hundreds of millions of barrels of hydrofracked gas directly into...

NYC's Odd Sense of Good Health: No Big Sodas But Radioactive Kitchens

Eileen Stukane | Posted 08.12.2012 | New York
Eileen Stukane

While there is no doubt that New Yorkers, like the rest of the U.S. population, are drinking and eating too many highly caloric foods, there is a more serious health concern coming our way that doesn't seem to bother Mayor Bloomberg.