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Trees and More Trees

CITY OF BUFFALO: Re-Tree WNY will be unloading over 1,000 trees representing 75 species beginning at 9am at 1120 Seneca Street today, Thursday May 1. Trees will be delivered from two nurseries and will be separated into species for May 2 when over 30 city blocks and community-based organizations will be picking up their trees starting 7am at the site. All groups will receive their pre-ordered trees, stakes, tie and irrigation bags in addition to tree care instructions for each of the over 1,000 trees which will be planted by a 100% volunteer labor force. Saturday morning starting at 9 a.m., plantings will get underway on dozens of city streets. The trees are being provided by Re-Tree WNY from funds raised by the group. The largest city planting will occur on May 3 beginning at 9:15am in the Hamlin Park neighborhood, headquartered at Hamlin Park Elementary School #74 located at 126 Donaldson Rd..

Re-Tree WNY will be planting a total of 30,000 trees over a five-year period and began the program on Arbor Day, 2007. Additional information on Re-Tree WNY is at www.re-treewny.org


SUBURBS: Re-Tree WNY will also be unloading over 1,150 trees at the Wayne Cotton Tree Farm site in Elma with 75 tree species to be planted starting on Saturday 9.a.m., May. Plantings will take place in Akron, Alden, Amherst, Cheektowaga, Clarence, Depew, Grand Island, Hamburg, Kenmore, Village of Lancaster, Town of Lancaster, Town of Tonawanda, City of Tonawanda, and North Tonawanda.

Information on volunteering and donating to Re-Tree WNY is at www.re-treewny.org.


  • rhmaccallum

    The Gubment sure isn’t going to tell you just how they know. Why would they give up their info and expertise to N. Korea and everyone else? That would be like Eisenhower yapping it up about the D-Day planning and intelligence.
    Now here’s a theory you could make an action-thriller movie about: N. Korea was behind it, but not having the infrastructure or capacity to pull it off they subcontracted the job to McAfee’s shadowy “group of hackers”.
    Next order – casting recommendations.

    • Clown

      • December 4th 1998 President Bill Clinton PDB.

        http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A58615-2004Jul17.html

        A secret intelligence document prepared for President Bill Clinton in December 1998 reported on a suspected plot by Osama bin Laden to hijack a U.S. airliner in an effort to force the United States to release imprisoned conspirators in the 1993 World Trade Center attacks. The 1998 document is “the most important PDB about hijacking published before 9/11,” Zelikow said. The Aug. 6, 2001, PDB prepared for President Bush mentioned 1998 intelligence concerning a plot by bin Laden “to hijack a U.S. aircraft to gain the release of ‘Blind Sheik’ Omar Abdel Rahman and other U.S.-held extremists.”

        The 2001 PDB said intelligence officials “have not been able to corroborate” the plot reports from 1998.

        The 1998 PDB is titled: “Bin Laden preparing to hijack U.S. aircraft and other attacks.” It was declassified, with redactions, by the White House last Monday at the Sept. 11 panel’s request. The text of the 1998 PDB was read to a reporter by an administration official who had access to the declassified document.

        It said intelligence reports “suggest Bin Laden and his allies are preparing for attacks in the U.S., including an aircraft hijacking to obtain the release of Shaykh Umar Abd al-Rahman, Ramzi Yousef and Muhammad Sadiq Awda. One source quoted a senior member of Gama at al-Islamiyya (I.G.) saying that as of late October the group had completed planning for an operation in the United States on behalf of bin Laden but that the operation was on hold. A senior bin Laden operative from Saudi Arabia was to visit I.G. counterparts in the United States soon thereafter to discuss options — perhaps including an aircraft hijacking.”

        A source who may have been different, the PDB said, referred to a September 1998 plan by I.G. leader Mohamed al-Islambuli to hijack an airliner to free Rahman, then imprisoned in Colorado. Islambuli, who was convicted in 1992 in absentia in Egypt of trying to overthrow the Egyptian government, was suspected in 1998 in an attack the previous year that killed 62 tourists in Egypt. The PDB said that source said in late November 1998 that bin Laden might “implement plans to hijack U.S. aircraft before the beginning of Ramadan on 20 December and that members of the operational team had evaded security checks during a recent trial run at an unidentified New York airport.”

        Though the CIA and other government agencies were clearly aware of the hijack threat, and though the Federal Aviation Administration distributed a circular referring to it in the summer of 2001, a White House official said yesterday that the Bush national security team was not apprised by the outgoing Clinton administration about the intelligence report on a suspected hijack plot to free Rahman.

        “There is no record or recollection of the new White House team having been briefed on that threat information,” said an administration official, who said the 2001 memo, based on information provided by the CIA, “is the first record of the new White House having that information.”

        The one-page declassified version of the President’s Daily Brief dated Dec. 4, 1998, contains chilling information — gleaned by the CIA from several sources — indicating that al Qaeda was working with U.S.-based operatives of its deadly ally, the Egyptian group Gama at al-Islamiyya, in the purported hijacking plot.

        The PDB shows that the intelligence community and the White House had been aware of al Qaeda’s interest in hijacking U.S. airliners long before the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001.

        KSM Khalid Sheikh Mohammad arrested 2003 Mastermind of 9-11 attack waterboarded 183 times in Poland secret site Rendition

        Abu Faraj al-Libi arrested 2005 courier sent to Gitmo

        Hamza Rabia 2005 KIA

        Sheik Saeed al-Masri May 2010 KIA

        Al-Rahman 2010 KIA

        Abu Hafs al-Shahri KIA Predator strike 2010

        Abu Yahya al-Libi KIA June 2012

        (Michael Scheuer. born Buffalo, NY headed “the Manson family CIA) ALEC station

        “The Finish” Mark Bowden General Keith Alexander Capt. Bob Stasio

        Jamal al-Fadl Sept 1996 location Eritrea told Bill Clinton exactly where Usama bin Laden was.

        Action “Nothing by Bill Clinton due to ignorance and fear of hitting a mosque or small collateral damage. AG Janet Reno also said lack of evidence in all the al-Qaeda attacks 1993 WTC 1996 Saudia Arabia, 1998 Africa, USS Cole Aden yemen Oct.2000)

        Muslim terrorists and hijackers

        Mohamedou Ould Slahi

        Mohammad Atta

        Ramzi bin al-Shibn

        Marwan al-Shehhi (Slahi) Gitmo

        Hassan Ghul

        Ramzi Yousef. KSM relative (KSM mastermind of 9-11 attacks) 1993 WTC attack bomb maker arrested

        Abu Musab Zarqari killer dead

        Ayamn al-Zawahiri #2 Egyptian doctor active not dead

        Mohammed al-Qahtani (muscle for 9-11 attack didn’t make it-deportted) then arrested sent to Gitmo

        CIA said EITs/torture made him talk

        http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timeline_of_al-Qaeda_attacks

        Bill Clinton admitted he could have killed Osama bin Laden but didn’t. Bill Clinton had ten chances to kill OBL between May 1998-May 1999.

        *Abu Ahmed al-Kuwati (means father of Ahmed from Kuwait)

        Osama bin Laden born in Saudi Arabia (house arrest) found in Abbottabad Pakistan May 1st 2011 KIA

      • DEFICITS——————————–Bush 1/20/2001

        2001 $127.3 Billion Surplus $170.19 Billion Surplus

        2002 $157.8 Billion Deficit $207.63 Billion Deficit

        2003 $377.6 Billion Deficit $485.97 Billion Deficit

        2004 $413 Billion Deficit $517.54 Billion Deficit

        2005 $318 Billion Deficit $385.45 Billion Deficit

        2006 $248 Billion Deficit $291.42 Billion Deficit

        2007 $161 Billion Deficit $183.79 Billion Deficit

        2008 $459 Billion Deficit $504.95 Billion Deficit

        —–OBAMA

        2009 $1413 Billion Deficit $1559.6 Billion Deficit Over one trillion dollars

        2010 $1294 Billion Deficit $1404.99 Billion Deficit Over one trillion dollars

        2011 $1299 Billion Deficit $1367.37 Billion Deficit Over one trillion dollars

        2012 $1100 Billion Deficit $1134.02 Billion Deficit Over one trillion dollars

        2013 $680 Billion Deficit $691.06 Billion Deficit sequester to cut spending

        2014 $492 Billion Deficit $492 Billion Deficit

        The President has very little to do with the economy compared to Conress if you control both.

        D contolled both 2006-2009 Debt increased by $3.6 trillion

        R controlled both 1995-1999 Debt increased by $776 million

        As a % of GDP Bush increased it from 58% to 74%

        Under Obama its now over 100%, up 26%

        $4.46T in 3 years with Obama

        $4.6 T in 8 years under Bush

        BUSH UNEMPLOYMENT %

        Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual

        2001 4.2 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.3 4.5 4.6 4.9 5.0 5.3 5.5 5.7

        2002 5.7 5.7 5.7 5.9 5.8 5.8 5.8 5.7 5.7 5.7 5.9 6.0

        2003 5.8 5.9 5.9 6.0 6.1 6.3 6.2 6.1 6.1 6.0 5.8 5.7

        2004 5.7 5.6 5.8 5.6 5.6 5.6 5.5 5.4 5.4 5.5 5.4 5.4

        2005 5.3 5.4 5.2 5.2 5.1 5.0 5.0 4.9 5.0 5.0 5.0 4.9

        2006 4.7 4.8 4.7 4.7 4.6 4.6 4.7 4.7 4.5 4.4 4.5 4.4

        2007 4.6 4.5 4.4 4.5 4.4 4.6 4.7 4.6 4.7 4.7 4.7 5.0

        2008 5.0 4.9 5.1 5.0 5.4 5.6 5.8 6.1 6.1 6.5 6.8 7.3

        OBAMA UNEMPLOYMENT %

        Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual

        2009 7.8 8.3 8.7 9.0 9.4 9.5 9.5 9.6 9.8 10.0 9.9 9.9

        2010 9.7 9.8 9.9 9.9 9.6 9.4 9.5 9.5 9.5 9.5 9.8 9.4

        2011 9.1 9.0 9.0 9.1 9.0 9.1 9.0 9.0 9.0 8.8 8.6 8.5

        2012 8.2 8.3 8.2 8.2 8.2 8.2 8.2 8.1 7.8 7.8 7.8 7.9

        2013 7.9 7.7 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.3 7.2 7.2 7.2 7.0 6.7

        2014 6.6 6.7 6.7 6.3 6.3 6.1 6.2 6.1 5.9 5.8

        http://www.treasurydirect.gov/govt/reports/pd/histdebt/histdebt_histo5.htm

        Date Dollar Amount

        09/30/2014 17,824,071,380,733.82 Obama

        09/30/2013 16,738,183,526,697.32

        09/30/2012 16,066,241,407,385.89 10t – 17.84 trillion 7.84 trillion on Obama.

        09/30/2011 14,790,340,328,557.15

        09/30/2010 13,561,623,030,891.79

        09/30/2009 11,909,829,003,511.75 Obama

        ——————————————-

        09/30/2008 10,024,724,896,912.49 Bush

        09/30/2007 9,007,653,372,262.48

        09/30/2006 8,506,973,899,215.23

        09/30/2005 7,932,709,661,723.50 5.6t- 10t

        09/30/2004 7,379,052,696,330.32

        09/30/2003 6,783,231,062,743.62

        09/30/2002 6,228,235,965,597.16

        09/30/2001 5,807,463,412,200.06 Bush

        ——————————————–

      • The Butcher of Benghazi says she’s poor. http://www.davemanuel.com/2010/08/03/us-gdp-growth-by-president-1948-2009/

        Hillary Clinton money

        Average Net Worth: $13,130,504*

        Minimum Net Worth: $710,008

        Maximum Net Worth: $25,550,999

        Average 2011 Income: $13,801,055**

        Min. Gross Income: $13,737,009

        Max. Gross Income: $13,865,100

        Name: Hillary Clinton

        Last Filing: May 31st, 2012

        Title: Secretary of the State

        Salary: $186,600

        Party: Democrat

        Term Start: January 21st, 2009

        Term End: January 20th, 2013

        Assets

        JP Morgan Custody Account (Cash) $5,000,001 – $25,000,000

        Real Property, California (Spouse) $500,001 – $1,000,000

        National Life Insurance Company (Cash Value – Universal Life Policy) (Spouse) $100,001 – $250,000

        US Treas NTS 4.875% 8/15/16 BOND $50,001 – $100,000

        Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance (Cash Value – Whole Life Policy) (Spouse) $15,001 – $50,000

        Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance (Cash Value – Whole Life Policy) $15,001 – $50,000

        Fed Home Ln MTG 4.875% 11/15/13 Bond $15,001 – $50,000

        US Treas NTS 4.625% MAT 2/29/12 Bond $15,001 – $50,000

        US Treas NTS 5.00% 2/15/11 BOND Less Than $1,001

        Income

        Abu Dhabi Global Environmental Data Initiative (AGEDI) (Spouse) Abu Dhabi, UAE $500,000 Bank Administration Institute (Spouse) Chicago, IL $200,000

        HSM Americas, Inc. (Spouse) New York, NY $175,000

        Deloitte Services LP (Spouse) New York, NY $200,000

        Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (Spouse) New York, NY $200,000

        Highland Capital (Spouse) New York, NY $175,000

        TD Ameritrade (Spouse) Las Vegas, NV $200,000

        American Express (Spouse) New York, NY $200,000

        World Market Center SPE, LLC (Spouse) Las Vegas, NV $175,000

        UBS Wealth Management (Spouse) Dallas, TX $165,000

        Jeffries & Company, Inc. (Spouse) New York, NY $200,000

        Magic Dreams Productions, Inc. (Spouse) Panama City, Panama $325,000

        Fundo Comunitario of Keren Hayesod Sao Paulo (Spouse) Sao Paulo, Brazil $200,000

        World 50, Inc. (Spouse) New York, NY $175,000

        Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. (Spouse) New York, NY $200,000

        UBS Wealth Management (Spouse) Los Angeles, CA $150,000

        Bank of America Merrill Lynch (Spouse) $200,000

        Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCOC) (Spouse) Toronto, Canada $175,000

        Beaumont Health Systems (Spouse) Troy, MI $260,000

        HCL America, Inc. (Spouse) Orlando, FL $200,000

        Hualuo CEO Forum (Spouse) Shanghai, China $550,000

        Telefonaktiebolagel LM Ericsson AB (Spouse) Hong Kong, China $750,000

        Masie Center (Spouse) Orlando, FL $200,000

        Association for Financial Professionals (AFP) (Spouse) Boston, MA $175,000

        Defense Research Institute (DRI) (Spouse) Washington, DC $204,000

        Silicon Valley Information Business Alliance (SVIBA) (Spouse), Santa Clara, CA $200,000

        City of Surrey (Spouse) Surrey, BC, Canada $175,000

        American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) (Spouse) Las Vegas, NV $200,000

        Achmea (Spouse) Achlum, Holland $600,000

        Yum! Restaurants International (Spouse) Vancouver, Canada $160,000

        Highstar Capital (Spouse) Washington, DC $175,000

        Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) (Spouse) $255,000

        Cambridge Energy Research Associates $175,000

        Business and Finance Media Group (Spouse) $125,000

        The Philharmonic Center for the Arts (Spouse) $200,000

        Kuwait America Foundation (Spouse) $175,000

        RSA, Security Division of EMC (Spouse) San Francisco, CA $175,000

        Hualuo CEO Forum (Spouse) New York, NY $200,000

        Barclays Capital (Spouse), Davos, Switzerland $325,000

        Tanmiah Commercial Group (Spouse) Riyadh, Saudi Arabia $300,000

        Bridgestone America Tire Operations (Spouse) Huntington Beach, CA $175,000

        Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) (Spouse) Chicago, IL $170,000

        Cisco Systems, Inc. (Spouse) Kiawah Island, SC $210,000

        Leaders and Company Ltd. (THISDAY Newspaper Group) (Spouse) Lagos, Nigeria $700,000

        Center for Global Dialogue and Cooperation (CGDC) (Spouse) Vienna, Austria $500,000

        Ilau BBA USA Securities, Inc. (Spouse) New York, NY $175,000

        TD Bank (Spouse) Fredericton and Antigonish, Canada $260,000

        Fidelity Investments (Spouse) Orlando, FL $175,000

        The National Council for Community Behavioral Healthcare (NCCBH) (Spouse) San Diego, CA $260,000

        HSBC Securities (USA) Inc. (Spouse) Key Largo, FL $200,000

        Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers Association (PhRMA) (Spouse) Jersey City, NJ $200,000

        Goldman Sachs (Spouse) New York, NY $200,000

        Whisky Productions (Spouse) Grand Cayman $225,000

        Nideias Comunicacao Ilimitada Ltda (Spouse) Manaus, Brazil $390,000

        JP Morgan Custody Account (Cash) $50,001 – $100,000

        Random House (Spouse) – My Life $50,001 – $100,000

        Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance (Cash Value – Whole Life Policy) (Spouse) $5,001 – $15,000

        Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance (Cash Value – Whole Life Policy) $5,001 – $15,000

        Simon & Schuster, Inc. – Living History $2,501 – $5,000

        US Treas NTS 4.875% 8/15/16 BOND $2,501 – $5,000

        US Treas NTS 4.625% MAT 2/29/12 Bond $1,001 – $2,500

        Fed Home Ln MTG 4.875% 11/15/13 Bond $201 – $1,000

        US Treas NTS 5.00% 2/15/11 BOND $201 – $1,000

        Positions Held Outside U.S. Government

        The Clinton Family Foundation, Chappaqua, NY Non-profit Charity Secretary/Treasurer 12/2001-Present

        William Jefferson Clinton Irrevocable Life Insurance Trust Life Insurance Trust Trustee 07/1996-Present

        William J. Clinton 2010 Irrevocable Trust Life Insurance Trust Trustee 12/2010-Present

        William J. Clinton 2010 Residence Trust Residence Trust Co-Trustee 12/2010-Present

        Hilary Rodham Clinton 2010 Residence Trust Residence Trust Co-Trustee 12/2010-Present

        Estate of Dorothy E. Rodham Estate Co-Personal Representative 12/2011-Present

        Transactions

        Type Asset Amount Date Partial

        Sell JP Morgan US Treasury Money Market Fund (consolidated with the JP Morgan Custody Account – Cash) $5,000,001 – $25,000,000 3/2/2011

      • http://www.usnews.com/news/articles/2014/03/07/poll-most-americans-support-keystone-xl-pipeline-including-democrats

        Poll: Most Americans Support Keystone XL Pipeline, Including Democrats

        About 82 percent of Republicans, 65 percent of independents and 51 percent of Democrats back the pipeline project, a new poll found.

        Records on poverty

        Records on food stamps

        Records on disability

        Record debt

        Workforce participation rates at 40 year lows

        Workforce participation rates for black men at historic lows

        42% black teen unemployment

        12% black unemployment

        Historic number of women not in workforce

        Lies about reducing the debt by 1/2 by the end of his fist term

        Record numbers on SNAP

        Record poverty rates

        Stagnant wages

        The top 10% thriving thanks to Quantitative Easing

        70% of the jobs being created low pay and part time

        Lies about Obamacare

        Benghazi

        Fast and Furious

        Lies about ISIS

        The NSA

        Dying Veterans

        Gruber was dean on about you Obama voters —-

        Obamacare: Voters, are you stupid?

        Obamacare is the biggest tax increase in US history and now the CBO says it will cost us 2 trillion dollars. Remember when the liberal Democrats were crying about the 47 million uninsured Americans? Well, Obamacare is only covering about 8 million people. What about the other 39 million Americans not covered. ISIS is beating Obama. Assad and Putin made a fool out of Obama. Obama has used and killed more innocent people than Bush, a fact. Obama continued many Bush programs and Bill Clinton’s “RENDITION” program. TARP was repaid with interest and Obama got the money and spent it. 75% of all US troops deaths in Afghanistan are on Obama’s watch. The liberal biased media no longer covered US troops deaths when Obama took office. Gee, I wonder why. Did you know Obama is sending 1,000 more US troops to Iraq making the total 5,100 of “10,200 boots on the ground” Wages have hardly gone up and aren’t keeping up with inflation.

  • Henry

    They take a vacations belize