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New York State Guide

Situated in the northeastern U.S. and stretching from the Great Lakes to the Atlantic Ocean, this mid-sized state (27th out of 50) has the third-highest population in the nation. When people think about New York state, they automatically conjure up dense, urban images of busy streets and Manhattan skyscrapers. However, the state of New York is predominantly rural, with farms scattered about the lakes, rivers, mountains, and forests.

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Albany, Washington Avenue Armory
May 1, 8:00pm
Caiikie, Cathia
Brooklyn, Knitting Factory
Apr 23, 8:30pm
Julia Haltigan, Miss Tess and the Talkbacks
Brooklyn, Knitting Factory
Apr 24, 10:00pm
Syracuse, Westcott Theater
May 9, 9:00pm
Map of New York
New York Map
New York Facts
Abbreviation: NY
Capital: Albany
Nickname: Empire State
Population: 18,976,457
Time Zone: EST
State Motto: Excelsior ("Ever upward")
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