Pearl River


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Pearl River,

uninc. village (1990 pop. 15,314), Rockland co., SE N.Y., near the N.J. line. It is a residential suburb of New York City, and a computer and telecommunications research and development center.

Pearl River

1. a river in central Mississippi, flowing southwest and south to the Gulf of Mexico. Length: 789 km (490 miles)
2. the English name for the Zhu Jiang
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The company said that the Wenchang 13-6 oilfield, located in the west of Pearl River Mouth Basin with an average water depth of approximately 120 meters, is part of the Wenchang oilfields and shares the existing adjacent facilities for the development.
Inhabitants will zip from one urban center to another in an hour or less, a real feat because the area is separated by the wide mouth of the muddy Pearl River.
The company is to offer energy efficiency upgrades to Evans Park Elementary School, Lincoln Avenue Elementary School, Franklin Avenue Elementary School, Pearl River Middle School, Pearl River High School and the Nauraushaun Building.
The complex is located near the Pearl River Hilton and Park Ridge Marriott; Westchester Airport in White Plains and Stewart Airport in Newburgh, along with La Guardia and JFK.
One of the more innovative elements at Pearl River will be the sculpted facade that directs wind to wind turbines on the building's mechanical floors.
Now, as the experimental company of the cultural system reform in Guangdong province, the Pearl River Film Company actively carries out the reorganization and system-transforming, in order to adjust itself to the market economy and join hands with other capital sources to set up Pearl River Film Group.
Pearl River Resort is comprised of the Golden Moon Hotel and Casino, the Silver Star Hotel and Casino, 14 restaurants, Dancing Rabbit Golf Club, Geyser Falls Water Theme Park, Clearwater Key and the Beach Club.
The SkyPier's high-speed ferry reportedly serves five ports in the Pearl River Delta: Dongguan-Humen, Macau, Shenzhen-Fuyong (next to Shenzhen Baoan International Airport), Shenzhen-Shekou and Zhongshan and ferries run every 30 to 90 minutes between the airport and Pearl River Delta locations, depending on the port.
COC became the first junior college football team ever to win 14 games as the Cougars and Pearl River (12-0) finished the season as two of the only three unbeaten teams in the country.
The Cornell lab has analyzed digital recordings from 12 round-the-clock microphones on trees in the Pearl River region.
In 2000, 90 percent of the eligible school children in Pearl River attended the public schools, up from 71 percent in 1990.