Archive for July, 2011

Stay Safe during a Lightning Storm

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New Generic Drugs in 2011-2012


Generic drugs can save you money. What are considered generic drugs? According to the FDA:

“A generic drug is identical–or bioequivalent–to a brand name drug in dosage form, safety, strength, route of administration, quality, performance characteristics and intended use. Although generic drugs are chemically identical to their branded counterparts, they are typically sold at substantial discounts from the branded price.”

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Back-To-School Student Health Fair August 6th

1876 Newspaper AdvertisementTouting Pelham Manor & Huguenot Heights Association Real Estate

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Today’s posting to the Historic Pelham Blog presents an image, and transcribes the text, of an advertisement published in a New York City newspaper in 1876 touting real estate in the new development in lower Westchester County being constructed by the Pelham Manor

City Island Horse Railroad Temporarily Shut Down in 1892 Over Cruelty Concerns

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I have been working on a history of the “horse railroad” that once ran in the Town of Pelham from Bartow Station to the end of City Island. Today’s post adds additional research to the collection I have assembled so far. At the end of this post is a list of links