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River at Risk: Oil, Gas, Nukes Threaten New York Health
Michael Shank, Ph.D.
Adjunct Assistant Professor, NYU's Center for Global Affairs
First and foremost, oil is the most urgent threat. The U.S. Coast Guard is keen to let the oil industry now use the river
23 Years of Radioactive Rainfall at New York Nuclear Plant
For the past 23 years, Entergy engineers have tried unsuccessfully to ignore, live with, and then stop a radioactive rain from the Indian Point 2 reactor cavity from falling onto workers inside the massive containment building.
The 2017 Hyundai Elantra Pairs Well With the Eco-Luxurious Sandpearl Resort in Clearwater
There is so much to do in the little Florida paradise of Clearwater, Florida, but one standout rising above it all is the Sandpearl Resort. After all, Clearwater has had a good reputation for years as a beach destination since the beaches are both secluded or family-friendly -- take your pick.
Fiscal Woes Drowning Clearwater: Iconic Festival May Be Scrapped
Clearwater, the groundbreaking environmental organization founded by Pete Seeger which spearheaded the drive for the national 1972 Clean Water Act, is in such dire financial straits that it intends to cancel or relocate its famed Hudson River Revival Festival.
Singing the Blues in a Blue 'Vette in Clearwater
If you are wondering what to do as the cold weather creeps up around the country, take a trip to the City of Clearwater where every year they hold the Clearwater Sea-Blues Festival in February.
Firefighter Allegedly Had Sex With 8 Women While On Duty
Lt. Stephen Coward's 19 year run with the Clearwater Fire Department ended abruptly last month with his resignation after a graphic cell phone video and sex talk emails surfaced indicating he had been having intimate encounters with women other than his wife inside Clearwater Fire Station 51.
Pete Seeger Brought the World Closer Together
E.P. Clapp Distinguished Professor of Politics, Occidental Col...
Pete Seeger spent his time on earth planting, healing, laughing, building up, dancing, loving, embracing and advocating peace. Seeger brought the world closer together with his music. Every day, every minute, someone in the world is singing a Pete Seeger song.
Strike Threat Looms at Indian Point Nuke Plant
Representatives of Entergy Nuclear and the union representing control room operators and other technical workers are preparing for around the clock bargaining sessions to avoid a strike at the two Indian Point nuclear plants.
Tampa Bay Restaurant Guide
Find. Eat. Drink.
From the smoked fish dip sandwich at historic Ted Peters to a late night stop at the Taco Bus, there are any number of off-the-beaten track places to try.
Hundreds of Caboodle Ranch Cats Rescued by the ASPCA Seeking Homes
If you've ever considered sharing your home (or barn, in the case of certain animals) with a cat, now would be a great time to adopt. These cats have been through so much.
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Thanksgiving In Florida: A MapQuest Guide
Deserves to Be Number 1 at the Box Office
E. Nina Rothe
While this dolphin who lost her tail in a crab trap has irrefutable spirit and courage, it was the message behind the film, which inspired me to sit down and write my thoughts.
The David Wax Museum: The Best Band You Might Not Know
Literary agent, editor, author
Even as one speculates on the group's future within the archetypes of the music machine, one gets the sense the David Wax Museum will hold onto the peculiar charm of their music and their simple love of sharing it, no matter how many people are listening.
Kelly Rothwell's Boyfriend, David Perry, Named A Suspect In Her Disappearance
"Throughout the investigation, detectives have learned from the family and friends of Rothwell that she would not have gone
For Pete's Sake
Writer and editor
Pete Seeger's important role in the life of this nation and in the world of music for the last seventy years won't be fully understood until he's gone.
Pete Seeger: The Power of Song
historian, memoirist, and social commentator
Pete Seeger is our homegrown musical Gandhi demonstrating that as our voices harmonize, so can our lives, and so can our world.
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