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1. the point of the compass or direction midway between north and east, 45? clockwise from north
2. any area lying in or towards this direction
3. of or denoting the northeastern part of a specified country, area, etc.
4. (esp of the wind) from the northeast


the northeastern part of England, esp Northumberland, Durham, and the Tyneside area
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NECEC and Cleantech Open Northeast are ideally positioned to address the regional resource gap that leaves entrepreneurs in one locality unable to benefit from resources in another," said NECEC President Peter Rothstein.
The initial focus for the directory was on northeast Philadelphia in order to support the dissemination of neighborhood health resources and services at the computer kiosk located at the Northeast Regional Library.
Swan received the award inscribed: "In recognition of the continuing support and efforts from the members of the Northeast PIMA.
The CRA's Northeast San Fernando Valley Redevelopment Project, as it is known, started innocently enough in October 1993 when then-Councilman Richard Alarcon asked the CRA to create a study area in the Northeast Valley to identify any areas that were ``blighted'' and, more important, not reasonably expected to be redeveloped by private enterprise or through the City Council's use of alternative financing methods.
Two days after the game, hundreds of people in and around Northeast become ill with fever, cough, and (in some cases) shortness of breath and chest pain.
As part of this transaction, Northeast will continue as the surviving entity, and will retain its headquarters in Lewiston, ME.
What specifically do they propose for the campuses in the Northeast Valley?
Northeast has entered into a joint venture agreement with Northeast General Pharmaceutical Factory ("NGPF"), a major producer of pharmaceuticals in China, whereby Northeast will provide technology to a joint venture company owned by Northeast and NGPF for the production and sale of vitamin products and cosmetics.
As part of this transaction, Northeast will retain its headquarters in Lewiston, ME, and Northeast's management and employees will remain.
But that's what's supposed to happen when the Bruins pay Northeast Louisiana $250,000 to serve as sandwich meat between Tennessee and Michigan.
Shawmut's acquisition of Northeast Federal, announced last June 13, includes 16 branches in the Albany and Schenectady areas.
Jim Delamater, President and CEO of Northeast said, "We are very pleased that 75% of our shareholders approved the transaction.

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