Tonawanda

Tonawanda

(tŏnəwŏn`də), city (1990 pop. 17,284), Erie co., NW N.Y., on the Niagara River at the terminus of the Erie Canal; inc. as a village 1854, as a city 1903. An industrial suburb of Buffalo and a lake port, Tonawanda is a commercial center and a transshipment point. Its manufactures include steel, office equipment, chemicals, paint, and plastics.

Tonawanda

 

a city in the northeastern USA, in New York State; a northern industrial suburb of Buffalo. Population, 108,000 (1974). Tonawanda is a center of ferrous metallurgy and the metalworking industry.

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"The Tonawanda team is up to the challenge to build this new LT2 engine at world-class quality levels that Corvette customers have come to expect."
Cotton, 54, from Tonawanda, was charged with endangering the welfare of an elderly person and criminal possession of a weapon.
Kids across North Tonawanda are up in arms after an old tennis court--which was transformed into a skateboard park--has seemingly closed for good.
The federal government will remove less Manhattan Project radioactive wastes from a closed Town of Tonawanda landfill than state and local officials wanted.
He worked for General Motors for over 35 years and served in various capacities at the Saginaw Gray Iron Plant, Tonawanda Metal Casting Plant and the Tonawanda Engine Plant, where he served as the general superintendent.
Fortistar currently owns and operates two other natural gas-fired combined cycle plants in New York: the 221mw Lockport Energy Associates plant in Lockport; and the 55mw North Tonawanda facility in North Tonawanda.
Moody's Investors Service has assigned an A1 rating to the City of North Tonawanda, NY's $6.3 million Various Purpose Serial Bonds, 2016A and $1.2 million General Obligation Serial Bonds 2016B (Federally Taxable).
Coal tar, a toxic byproduct of a process for extracting gas from coal, is being dredged up from the Erie Canal, near its confluence with Tonawanda Creek, and environmental officials believe the tar seeped into the water from a former coal gasification plant.
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Friday was also the last edition of Community Newspaper Holdings' Tonawanda News in upstate New York.
Tonawanda, NY, May 30, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Sarah Lynn Jaskowski, first time home buyer specialist with Keller Williams Realty Buffalo Northtowns in Amherst NY sold a 4 bedroom 1 bath single family home in Tonawanda NY.