Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden has picked Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate. It comes some three months before Election Day, as Harris becomes the first woman of color and the first person of Indian descent on a major party presidential ticket.
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More Dunkirk Picks. Cheap eats. Dunkirk is the westernmost city in the state of New York. The Iroquoian languages -speaking Erie people occupied this area of the forested, lakefront along the southern shore of Lake Erie well into the s, when Europeans, mostly French, started trading around the Great Lakes.
They were pushed out by the Seneca people , one of the Five Nations of the powerful Iroquois League , based here and further east in New York. Point Gratiot Lighthouse. The Dunkirk Lighthouse at Point Gratiot was built soon after and still stands. Dunkirk served as a minor railroad hub and steamship port on Lake Erie into the early s. Both freight and passenger ships traveled the lakes.
The city thrived as a steel town for Roebling and others through the s. In addition, it was a manufacturing leader with Plymouth Tube and Ralston Purina. Its coal-burning Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation plant provided power for the region. The plant was mothballed in , negatively impacting Dunkirk's tax base. NRG Energy acquired the plant and proceeded with plans to convert it from coal-burning to run on natural gas. Overall employment has declined in the area.
Beginning in the s, the city refocused its economic efforts on revitalizing its pier  and fishing, to improve the quality of life for residents and attract more tourists. In addition, in it attracted a high-tech drug manufacturing project as part of business related to the state project of area investment called the " Buffalo Billion.
According to the United States Census Bureau , the city has a total area of 4. May 10, The Ithaca Journal. Ithaca, New York. June 27, The Buffalo News. Chautauqua Art Trail.
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Kamala LP), made their first joint appearance Wednesday, following Biden's announcement of the selection the day before. January 1, Of the 20 motor-vehicle crossings into the borough, seven - the Williamsburg, Manhattan, Macombs Dam and George Washington Bridges and the Queens-Midtown, Lincoln and Holland Tunnels - are officially deemed at capacity during the height of the morning rush. History at your fingertips. Rusch's Restaurant Dunkirk, NY. Sandler said. The city thrived as a steel town for Roebling and others through the s. The list of New York (Vinyl can be seen in the page history.
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