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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Located at 199 Firetower Drive in the Town of Tonawanda, the expansion project is being supported by $600,000 in Excelsior Tax Credits from Empire State Development and will bring the company's total employment to 127 people.
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.
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Friday was also the last edition of Community Newspaper Holdings' Tonawanda News in upstate New York.
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While the moosehair embroidery decoration on these pieces is typical of mid nineteenth century Huron-Wendat work, the beaded borders are very much in the style of Seneca beadwork produced at Tonawanda Reservation in western New York State.
Founded in 1917, and headquartered in North Tonawanda, NY, IFC is the industry leader in insoluble fiber products.
Founded in 1917, and headquartered in North Tonawanda, NY, in industrial applications, IFC's fiber is used to thicken paints, strengthen rubber used in industrial hoses and belts, for filtration as well as to control viscosity in thermoplastics.
Auto Business News-September 6, 2013--General Motors to increase production of new Gen 5 Small Block engine range at Tonawanda Engine Plant(C)1994-2013 ENPublishing - http://www.