elmwood elmwood  /ˈɛlm ˌwʊd/

Definition(s):

  • (n) hard tough wood of an elm tree; used for e.g. implements and furniture

Usage(s):

  • The coffins were of elmwood, lead-lined, in a vault of heavy red bricks.

News

  1. Longtime Elmwood Place teacher honored

    In Elmwood Place Saturday former students of Vickie Stambaugh paid tribute to the longtime teacher by having a park renamed in her honor.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: WCPO Cincinnati

  2. Elmwood Park woman detained on warrant in Watchung

    View full size   WATCHUNG — An Elmwood Park resident was detained on a warrant out of Berkeley Heights after she arrived at the Watchung Police Headquarters for an unrelated investigation on June 3, police said. Carmela Franchino, 44,...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Independent Press

  3. Elmwood Park Council to increase LOSAP contribution for volunteers

    The Elmwood Park Council at its June 6 meeting voted to increase the financial contribution to the Length of Service Award Program (LOSAP) for members of the Elmwood Park Volunteer Fire Department and Volunteer Ambulance Corps.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Record

Quotes

  1. "This is like the Elmwood Village receiving an Oscar," said Brendan Mehaffy, a West Side resident who is deputy director of the American Planning Association's regional chapter.
    on Oct 3, 2007 By: St Brendan Source: Buffalo News

  2. "We've had a big increase in membership -- it's more than doubled since July," Gerrard said. "And last night we had a very successful, sold out fundraising dinner in Elmwood. A month ago, people were writing off the Liberal party, and now in...
    on Feb 23, 2009 By: Jon Gerrard Source: Winnipeg Sun

  3. "The building has been an eyesore in this part of the Elmwood Village," said Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown. "This project will turn that corner into a productive building."
    on Aug 10, 2009 By: Byron Brown Source: Bizjournals.com

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