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  Western New York Travel Guide: Home Page **
WNY is approximately the size of Massachussetts and Connecticut combined.
Western New York was subsequently swept by a social convulsion.
The culture of the mound builders, based in the Ohio Valley, was known to have spread to the Hopewell Indians of Western New York around 300 A.D. This artist's conception of an early burial mound is part of the Western Door Exhibit at the Rochester Museum and Science Center.
www.westernny.com   (654 words)

  
 Western New York Region
The Western New York Region is a major commercial and transportation center of upstate New York.
Western New York is the largest wine-producing region of the State.
Western New York is home to over 30 institutions of higher education, ranging from large public universities to small private colleges.
www.highered.nysed.gov /tcert/career/nyteachers_western.htm   (501 words)

  
 Why Western New York?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Upstate and western New York was home to a number of women experienced in campaigning for Abolition and Tempereance, who were ready to take on advancing their own causes of voting rights and other women's issues.
Additional controversies had to be settled between New York and the State of Massachusetts but with this settled in the 1790s, the settlement of Western New York began.
New York State Temperance Society was formed and by the end of 1850 the local societies claimed over 100,000 members.
www.rit.edu /~747back/whywny.htm   (1099 words)

  
 Western New York
New York is heavily dependent on the use of toxic pesticides.
New York City alone accounted for 36% of the total gallons and 27% of the total pounds of pesticides reported for the state in 1998.
New York’s pesticide reporting data clearly demonstrate the consequences of the current system of pesticide regulation: routine reliance on enormous quantities of toxic chemicals in the face of mounting evidence of their dangers and despite readily available alternatives.
www.eany.org /reports/treadmill/western.html   (1715 words)

  
 Western New York
The recent release of the BEA earings report for 2002 and a revised New York State Department of Labor report reveals that employment declines in the Western New York region again preceded those for the nation during the 2001 recession.
New data shows that Western New York is not escaping past patterns of cyclical decline where declines are steeper and recoverys are weaker.
This issue examines the impact on Western New York of the national economic contraction that was already in evidence before the events of September 11.
www2.canisius.edu /canhp/departments/ecofin/wnyen1/passit.html   (1056 words)

  
 Buffalo.com(SM) - Western New York History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Buffalo Fire Historical Society - The Buffalo Fire Historical Society, established in 1982, is a non-profit organization, chartered by the New York State Department of Education Board of Regents.
Western New York Heritage Press - A non-profit publishing enterprise which researches, documents, preserves, and interprets all aspects of the 8 WNY counties.
Western New York Railway Historical Society - The Western New York area has a rich and proud Railway Heritage spanning over 150 years.
www.buffalo.com /Your_Community/WesternNewYorkHistory_285.asp   (801 words)

  
 GORP - The West is the Best - Four Satisfying Hikes in Western New York
Western New York is home to one of the world's natural wonders--Niagara Falls, a geological and glacial phenomenon.
Because this park was spared the massive scouring that ground down much of New York state, its terrain is far more rugged and jagged than anywhere else in the region.
Western New York was made for walking, a place that beckons both the day-tripper or those determined to shoulder a pack and spend a week wandering the woods.
gorp.away.com /gorp/publishers/countryman/hik_wny.htm   (431 words)

  
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The Western New York Healthcare Association is an affiliate of the Healthcare Association of New York State.
To carry out this mission, the fundamental activities of the Western New York Healthcare Association are to serve as an advocate, educator, convenor, communicator, and as a clearinghouse for information.
The Western New York Healthcare Association will seek to establish Western New York as the healthiest community in the United States, while maintaining an efficient, cost-effective, and high quality health care system.
www.wnyha.com   (180 words)

  
 buffalobooks.com: official site for Western New York Wares, Inc.
Author Christina M. Abt has penned a collection of stories about 14 Western New York women and their wisdom as it relates to food and nourishment.
An Explorer's Guide: Western New York is perhaps the most comprehensive guide ever published to the region's vast cultural, historic and natural attractions.
Over a 35-year span in the middle of the 19th century, ingenious craftsmen built about 700 cobblestone structures in Western New York.
www.wnybooks.com   (282 words)

  
 Western New York Parrothead Club
Located in and around Buffalo, New York, we are a spirited group who don't have to look far for a "party with a purpose".
Chartered in 1997 by Parrotheads in Paradise, the Western New York Chapter was the 100th chapter to be recognized by the national organization of Jimmy Buffett Fan Clubs.
The Western New York Parrothead Club meets on the third Thursday of every month at the Dry Dock Tavern on Seneca Street in Elma, NY.
www.wnyparrotheads.com   (191 words)

  
 Geology of Western New York
Western New York's sparkling lakes, lofty hills, deep gorges, raging waterfalls and broad fertile valleys owe their beauty to their geologic origins.
The abundance of fossilized corals in some regional rock formations confirms that most of Western New York was once covered by a warm, shallow sea.
Western New York's sparkling lakes, lofty hills, deep gorges, raging waterfalls and broad fertile valleys owe their beauty to their geologic beginnings.
www.westernny.com /geology.html   (428 words)

  
 Disaster Manual 0a   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The purpose of the Western New York Disaster Preparedness and Recovery Manual for Libraries and Archives is to encourage the development of individual disaster plans in archives and libraries.
The first edition of this Manual was developed using funding from the 1990/91 Conservation/Preservation Discretionary Grant Program, New York State Library, Division of Library Development.
Printing of the revised edition, 1994, was supported by the Western New York Library Resources Council.
www.wnylrc.org /pub/disman.htm   (182 words)

  
 ABCD Western New York Chapter
Further educate bridge designers, constructors, Federal, State, local officials, and the general public in the vital role of bridges in our society.
Improve and encourage the science of bridge design, construction, maintenance, and reconstruction by providing a forum for members to exchange and develop new ideas and techniques.
Further educate and encourage public and private authorities in new and improved techniques for testing and reconstruction of bridge structures to promote the public welfare.
www.abcdwny.org   (156 words)

  
 Railroads of Western New York   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Western New York was served by many railroads, large and small.
Interurbans and street railways operated in and around cities throughout Western New York.
What I have learned came from the dean of Western New York electric lines, Mr.
wnyrails.railfan.net /railroads.htm   (174 words)

  
 Lupus Alliance of America, Western New York Affiliate
We serve the eight counties of Western New York: Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee, Niagara, Orleans and Wyoming.
We also are serving Northeast and Central New York.
We are now beginning to service the Central New York area, which includes Syracuse and the counties of Cortland, Cayuga, Oswego, Onondaga and Madison.
www.lupusupstateny.org   (294 words)

  
 Upstate New York Premier Soccer League
The Upstate New York Premier Soccer League was established in 1995 as a vehicle to provide a playing forum for the finest youth soccer players in Central and Western New York State.
Teams located outside the central and western New York, which have in interest in scheduling "friendly" matches against League teams, should contact the League via e-mail at
Check the Tournament page showing the current listing of USYSA sanctioned tournaments in upstate New York, as well as links to major premier-level tournaments throughout the United States.
www.upstatesoccer.com   (265 words)

  
 Regions of Western New York
Although we view Western New York as one community, for your convenience we have divided the 17 counties area into six regions as shown on the map below.
Note: These are not the same as the "official" regions that the State of New York Tourism Dept. uses to divide its "Vacationlands", but they make more sense to us.
Of course, any such division must be somewhat arbitrary, so after you explore the region you are interested in we encourage you to look at what is available in neighboring regions.
www.westernny.com /regions.html   (146 words)

  
 Buffalo NY and WNY Entertainment and Event Directory Guide
New and used office furniture for Buffalo, Niagara Falls and all of WNY.
Countertops, Cabinetry, Kitchen Cabinets and the finest appliances and cutlery for Buffalo and the Western New York area.
We will be posting our editorial material and news and opinions from Best of WNY as well as the feedback from our readers, visitors and newsletter responses.
www.bestofwny.com   (826 words)

  
 The State University of New York
Her research into these varied peoples has brought her national acclaim as a distinguished specialist in psychological, symbolic and cognitive anthropology, the anthropology of art and aesthetics, and ethno medicine in the American Southwest and Mesoamerica.
A cum laude graduate of the University of California at Berkeley with a degree in rhetoric, she earned a master's degree with distinction in anthropology and ethnomusicology from Wesleyan University and a doctoral degree in anthropology from the University at Albany.
She has received funding from the American Anthropological Association, and she holds a certificate in painting from the Arts Student's League of New York.
www.suny.edu /sunynews/News.cfm?filname=2002-12-16WesternHonoreesBios.htm   (2423 words)

  
 Hiking in Western New York: hikes, camping & walking trails
No one ever has a right to be bored in Western New York.
This part of the state is rich with beautiful and unusual geographic features, great for hiking, snowshoeing, cross country skiing, and mountain biking.
Western New York Hiking and Walking is maintained by PraxNet Inc. We keep this site going through help from the folks below.
www.wnyhikes.com   (171 words)

  
 Western New York Mopars   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
This Mopar Webring member site is owned by Western New York Mopars.
The Western New York Mopars Car Club was started in 1991 by four couples in Middleport, New York.
Our members are from all over New York State, Georgia, Pennsylvania, Illinois, N. Carolina, Michigan, Ohio, and even Ontario, Canada.
www.wnyliving.com /wnymopars   (375 words)

  
 Western New York Web Ring
A guide to the all America city of Buffalo and the Western New York region.
Rod Watson's photography of western New York lighthouses.
Humorous commentary about the Florida news media's lack of respect for Buffalo (the city in NY, not the animal) and especially the Buffalo Bills.
x.webring.com /hub?ring=westernny   (1450 words)

  
 Enchanted Mountains Association of Bed and Breakfasts
The association is host to a group of well appointed Bed and Breakfasts throughout Cattaraugus County in South Western New York State.
These Bed and Breakfasts, each offer private baths, breakfasts tailored to our guests' individual needs, and are all located a few minutes drive to some of the best outdoor recreation in western New York.
We invite you to consider one of these lodging establishments for your next stay in the area, get-a-way, recreation or business.
www.embba.com   (244 words)

  
 InterVarsity Christian Fellowship - Upstate New York Area - Welcome!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
This conference is for the Eastern New York Area and Vermont Area schools.
This conference is for the Western New York Area schools.
Many thanks to FreeFoto.com for the use of the New York City skyline picture above.
www.ivupstate.org   (123 words)

  
 I LOVE NEW YORK - The Official New York State Tourism Website
Visit New York's harvest markets and orchards for farm-fresh produce.
The Seaway Trail, a nationally recognized Scenic Byway, parallels Lake Erie, the Niagara River, Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River.
Fishing, boating and sailing in the land of historic lighthouses and Boldt Castle.
www.iloveny.com   (115 words)

  
 Buffalo News - City&Region : Schools : Western New York   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
A few are even getting kicked out of school, getting pulled from the classroom by frustrated parents or being asked to cut back on their classroom hours until they shape up.
Honor Roll / Recognizing the accomplishments of Western New Yorkers - 10/30/2005
BATAVIA - Batavia School District officials are advising parents to make sure their children dress warmly, as the district turns down the thermostat to offset increases in the cost of electricity and natural gas.
buffalonews.com /cityregion/schools/westernnewyork.asp   (191 words)

  
 Home
To see what is new around Western New York soccer, please visit the What's New page which was last updated on September 29.
The latest change was that US Soccer now allows for on-line application of registration.
Clinics are constantly being added to help satisfy the 5 hours of clinical time required for recertification, new referee, assessor, assignor and instructor clinics, as well as, intermediate, advanced and professional level clinics.
www.wnyreferee.org   (137 words)

  
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Welcome to the Nurse Practitioner Association of Western New York’s website.
The Nurse Practitioner Association of Western New York (NPAWNY) is a chapter of The Nurse Practitioner Association New York State.
NPAWNY is established to promote and maintain a nurse practitioner organization, which shall be devoted to the advancement and improvement of the nurse practitioner profession.
www.npawny.com   (76 words)

  
 WNY Insurance Quote Lockport NY
WNY Insurance Quote's mission is to provide excellent service to our clients with speedy claim service at the time of their loss.
Our priority is to provide a comprehensive package of coverage at the most affordable price.
How Bryant and Stratton College is helping the Western New York businesses environment with jobs, and keeping people and jobs in Western New York.
www.wnyinsurance-quote.com   (458 words)

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