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91. City so Nice, They Named it Twice, The: This is an endearing nickname for New York, New York. Although most would regard New York City as more influential ...  
92. 9/11: The date that commemorates the biggest terrorist attack in American history.  
93. Freedom Tower: Freedom Tower, formallly 1 World Trade Center, is the building currently under construction at Ground Zero, the sit...  
94. Habana Outpost: Eco-friendly hotspot in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. Serving delicious Cuban food and drink in a colorful outdoor locati...  
95. Little Italy: Located along Pine Avenue, hosts the Italian festival every August, St. Joseph's Church celebrates St. Joseph's tab...  
96. Love Canal: a neighborhood in Niagara Falls, New York, which became well known due to the finding of toxic waste buried beneath...  
97. Niagara University: Private Catholic college well known for their hospitality program.  
98. Niagara Falls: One of the 7 Wonders of the world. Experience it even closer on the Maid of the Mist or the Cave of the Winds, whi...  
99. Devil's Hole: whirlpool rapids, picnic areas, trails  
100. Old Fort Niagara: Fort on Lake Ontario since 1726 used in numerous battles, now a museum and historical landmark  
101. DiCamillo Bakery: family owned and operated since 1920, specializes in Italian cookies and breads  
102. Niagara Factory Outlet Mall: Great outlet mall with stores such as Banana Republic, Bebe, Lucky, Guess, Gap, and much more. Pretty good food co...  
103. Viola's Submarine House: sub shop - must get the steak and cheese!  
104. Colosso Taco: great drunk food such as a chicken finger taco. The place doesn't look good - but don't judge a book by its cover  
105. 3rd Street: this is the nightlife strip with places like Bragg's, Third Street Tap Room, and Shadow  
 
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Honolulu's (as well as the rest of Hawaii's) area code is 808. People will sometimes say "representin' the 808" to identify themselves as Hawaiians.

A blizzard that dumped over a foot of snow on Birmingham, unusual given the snowfall average of about half-an-inch.

Was posted on a billboard in the 70's (I think). Initially referred to all of the layoffs from Boeing in the 60's and 70's since Boeing was the major employer in the area, but has since been used whenever a major employer has done layoffs (i.e., Boeing, Microsoft, etc.).

Slang for Victorian houses with multi-colored schemes, such houses line many streets in San Francisco.

Since Seattleites live for gloriously sunny weather, this phrase typically is used to emphasize just HOW nice the weather was on any given day. It refers to clear blue skies--so clear, in fact, that you can see Mt. Rainer. Example: "Wasn't the weather amazing yesterday? The mountain was even out!".