items belonging to Willard Psychiatric Center patient “Mr. Lawrence #14956” a resident of the New York State hospital in the Finger Lakes from 1918 until his death in 1968, are displayed as part of the New York Public Library exhibit, “The Lives They Left Behind,” in New York, Thursday, Nov. 29, 2007. (via Photo from AP Photo)
The beauty, health, and safety of Watkins Glen, Seneca Lake, and the Finger Lakes region of upstate New York is threatened by a huge LPG gas storage depot and distribution center being built in abandoned salt mines under this long, deep, and gorgeous lake. Local resident, writer, and activist Elaine Mansfield eloquently speaks out!