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Housatonic

(ho͞osətŏn`ĭk), river rising in the Berkshires, W Mass., and flowing generally south c.130 mi (210 km) through W Connecticut to Long Island Sound at Stratford. The river has long been used as a source of power, with various hydroelectric plants in Connecticut.
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Then there are pressures from state laws, which often say corporate directors must maximize the bottom line--so when it comes to choosing between spending on cleaning up the Housatonic River or fattening earnings, directors feel their legal obligation to the company financials.
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Rousselet-Robatel, 703 West Housatonic Street, Suite L 15, Pittsfield, MA 01201.
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Macdonald is a lecturer at Housatonic Community College.
What caused the Housatonic to suddenly blow up and sink?
Hunley, a submersible known as the "South's secret weapon," had just turned for shore after sinking the Union blockader USS Housatonic one chilly February night in 1864, when it vanished in Charleston Harbor, S.
The Hunley sank with nine crew members in 1864 after ramming a spar with a charge of black powder into the hull of the northerner's blockade vessel Housatonic.
GENERAL ELECTRIC WILL SPEND more than $250 million to settle allegations that it polluted the Housatonic River with PCBs.