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Quantum Computers Topic of Kelly’s Warren County EDC Luncheon Talk

July 13, 2018, The Lake George Mirror | More than 300 million Smart Sensor Network readings have been taken to date in Lake George since the Jefferson Project was launched in 2013. The collaboration between IBM, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and The FUND for Lake George gives scientists a real-time view of everything impacting the lake, from wind and weather to human impacts such as road salt and storm runoff.

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Lake George’s Jefferson Project Aiding Other Lakes in Combating Harmful Algal Blooms

July 13, 2018, The Lake George Mirror | According to Venetia Lannon, the Harmful Algal Blooms that emerged in Skaneateles Lake last summer triggered “clear alarm bells” among members of Governor Andrew Cuomo’s administration and became the catalyst for a $65 million initiative to combat Harmful Algal Blooms in twelve upstate New York lakes, Skaneateles Lake and Lake George among them.

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Rock the Dock Music Festival This Weekend

July 13, 2018, The Lake George Mirror | This year’s festival will donate 25% of all ticket proceeds to The FUND for Lake George, to help with its efforts to keep the lake clean and pristine for years to come.

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IBM executive to speak at EDC Warren County event

June 28, 2018, Olean Times Herald | John E. Kelly III, the IBM executive who oversees the specialization of the Watson computer, will be the featured speaker at EDC Warren County’s annual luncheon Monday.

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Editorial: What’s Feeding the Lake?

June 22, 2018, The Lake George Mirror | In order to persuade taxpayers of the value of projects intended to help the lake, it’s time for a new study, one that would help us to determine the actual environmental benefits of basin-wide septic system standards and new wastewater treatment plants.

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