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The Long Island Advance: Play for Peace Benefits Head Start

September 19, 2018 | For another year, Legis. Rob Calarco (D-Patchogue) has made a contribution to Head Start of Patchogue through his Play for Peace soccer tournament, this year in the amount of $1,000, despite the rainout.
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Gershow Featured on Nightly Business Report

Gershow Featured on Nightly Business Report

September 7, 2018 | “Metal Man” Von Strauss, a Gershow Recycling customer, and Gershow’s Medford facility were featured on a September 7 broadcast of Nightly Business Report during the show’s “Bright Ideas” segment. The segment can be seen here.
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Brookhaven Review: Gershow Recycling Sponsors Day Trip to Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom for Over 30 Children and Teenagers

August 15, 2018 | More than 30 children and teenagers from the Bellport area boarded a charter bus at Robert Rowley Park for a day of fun and excitement at Dorney Park and Wildwater Kingdom in Allentown, Pennsylvania. Gershow sponsored the trip.
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Long Island Business News: Gershow Awards Environmental Conservation Scholarships   

July 2018 | Gershow Recycling awarded $1,000 Environmental Conservation Scholarships to several recent high school graduates.
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Recycling Today: Gershow Recycling Donates Autos to Rescue Event 

May 27, 2018 | Gershow Recycling donated the use of 30 end-of-life vehicles for the Eleventh Annual Chuck Varese Vehicle Extrication Tournament, which was held in mid-May 2018.
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1st Responder Broadcast Network: Gershow Recycling Donates 30 Cars for 11th Annual Chuck Varese Vehicle Extrication Tournament in Northport

May 24, 2018 | In support of local fire departments, Gershow Recycling donated the use of 30 cars for the 11th Annual Chuck Varese Vehicle Extrication Tournament. Gershow also donated the use of its Huntington facility to enable teams to practice in the week leading up to the tournament.
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American Recycler: Gershow Recycling Donates 1,200 Pounds of Scrap Metal 

March 2018 | Gershow Recycling donated 1,200 pounds of scrap metal and opened its Medford, New York facility to the Long Island FIRST robotics teams for the tenth year in a row.
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Recycling Today: Gershow Donates Scrap Metal for Robotics Competition

January 19, 2018 | Gershow Recycling opened its Medford, New York facility to the Long Island FIRST robotics teams for the tenth year in a row.
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Recycling Today: Gershow Donates Wrecked Vehicle

December 28, 2017 | Gershow Recycling has donated a wrecked car to the town of Islip, New York, in support of its anti-drunk and distracted driving campaign. The vehicle is on display outside the town hall.
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Long Island Business News: Nonprofit Highlights of the Week

December 18, 2017 | The Play for Peace/Jugando Por La Paz Soccer Tournament benefited Long Island Head Start in Patchogue.
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Moving Forward: Gershow Recycling Takes Trucks Off the Long Island Roads

December 6, 2017 | Gershow’s investment in railway cars has helped cut down on road traffic; this was reported in the New York & Atlantic Railway’s seasonal newsletter.
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Long Island Business News: Gershow Sponsored the Play for Peace Soccer Tournament

November 16, 2017 | Gershow Recycling donated $2,000 to help defray the costs of the Play for Peace/Jugando Por La Paz Soccer Tournament in Medford.
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Hauppauge Reporter: Heard Around the Island

October 12, 2017 | The Hauppauge Reporter reported on Gershow’s contribution to the Play for Peace/Jugando Por La Paz Tournament.
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Long Island Herald: The Future is Blowing in the Wind

October 10, 2017 | The Long Island Association, in conjunction with Stony Brook University’s Advanced Energy Research Center, the Gershow Recycling Corporation and Deepwater Wind, hosted a tour last Wednesday of the wind farm recently constructed three miles off the Block Island coastline.
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Hauppauge Reporter: Gershow Helped Sponsor the Play for Peace Soccer Tournament

October 1, 2017 | Gershow Recycling sponsored and donated $2,000 to help defray the costs of putting on the ninth annual Play for Peace/Jugando Por La Paz Soccer Tournament, which was held August 12 at the Patchogue-Medford Youth Soccer Complex in Medford.
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Long Island Business News: Gershow Presented Check to Bellport High School Student

September 1, 2017 | Tonya Pottinger of Gershow Recycling presented a scholarship check to Abigail Veitch of Bellport High.
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Long Island Business News: Gershow Presents Checks for Environmental Conservation Scholarships

August 12, 2017 | Gershow Recycling presented scholarship checks to select graduating Long Island high school students.
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Recycling Today: Gershow Recycling announces additional environmental conservation scholarships

June 29, 2017 | Gershow granted three additional environmental conservation scholarships to graduating seniors in New York state. Sana Husain of Lindenhurst High School; Lindenhurst, New York; Chloe Golde of Bay Shore High School, Bay Shore, New York; and William Burton of Walt Whitman High School, Huntington Station, New York.
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Recycling Today: Gershow Awards Environmental Conservation Scholarships

June 22, 2017 | Gershow granted environmental conservation scholarships to two graduating high school seniors: Riverhead High School graduating senior Christionna Carini, and one to Bishop McGann-Mercy High School, graduating senior Margaret Terry.
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Recycling Today: Gershow Recycling Assists with 10th Annual Chuck Varese Vehicle Extrication Tournament

May 26, 2017 | In support of local fire departments, Gershow Recycling donated the use of 30 cars for the 10th Annual Chuck Varese Vehicle Extrication Tournament.
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Long Islander News: Firefighters Honor Fallen Comrade At Annual Tourney

May 15, 2017 | Twenty-five teams of firefighters from 15 departments across Long Island took part in the 10th annual Chuck Varese Vehicle Extrication Tournament on Saturday. Gershow donated the vehicles.
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American Recycler: Scrap Metal Day

March 15, 2017 | Gershow donated scrap metal to local robotics teams.
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Newsday: Scrap Metal Day

February 9, 2017 | Fifteen FIRST robotics teams participated in Gershow’s donation event, held in December.
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American Recycler: Gershow Donates Scrap Metal to Local Robotics Team

February 2, 2017 | Local scholastic robotics team members will use the metal to build a robot for competition.
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Long Island Business News: Gershow Recycling Donates Aluminum Scrap to Robotics Team

January 28, 2017 | Team members will use the metal to help them build a 120-pound robot.
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Brookhaven Review: Gershow Recycling Donates Nearly a Ton of Aluminum Scrap to FIRST Robotics Competition

January 27, 2017 | Brookhaven Review recently covered Gershow’s donation of aluminum scrap to several FIRST Robotics teams.
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Long Island Business News: Gershow Recycling Donates Aluminum Scrap to KPHS Robotics Team

January 19, 2017 | Team members will use the metal to help them build a 120-pound robot which will be used at the FIRST Robotics Competition presented by the School-Business Partnerships of Long Island.
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Recycling Today: Gershow Recycling Supports Local Robotics Teams

January 13, 2017 | Gershow’s scrap metal day donation event welcomed coaches, students, and parents to collect 1 ton of aluminum scrap metal.
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Long Island Business News: Gershow sponsored Play for Peace

Hauppauge Reporter: Gershow Joined Sponsors for the Eighth Annual Play for Peace

December 22, 2016 | Gershow sponsored the Play for Peace/Jugando Por La Paz Soccer Tournament, giving them a check for $2,000.
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Long Island Business News: Gershow sponsored Play for Peace

Long Island Business News: Gershow sponsored Play for Peace

September 14, 2016 | Gershow sponsored the Play for Peace/Jugando Por La Paz Soccer Tournament in Medford…
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Gershow Donates $2,000 to Play for Peace Soccer Tournament

Smithtown Messenger: Gershow Donates $2,000 to Play for Peace Soccer Tournament

September 9, 2016 | Gershow sponsored and donated $2,000 to help put on the eighth annual Play for Peace/Jugando Por La Paz Soccer Tournament, whose goals are to bring together diverse…
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Gershow Recycling teaches Sayville, New York, SADD students | Recycling Today

Recycling Today: Gershow Recycling teaches Sayville, New York, SADD students

July 18, 2016 | New York-based Gershow Recycling says it has donated the use of a vehicle to Sayville High School SADD (Students Against Destructive Decisions) chapter…
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Gershow Awards $1,000 Scholarships | American Recycler

American Recycler: Gershow Donates 30 Cars for Extrication Tournament

July 18, 2016 | In support of local fire departments, Gershow Recycling donated the use of 30 cars for the Ninth Annual Chuck Varese Vehicle Extrication Tournament…
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Gershow Awards $1,000 Scholarships | Recycling Today

Recycling Today: Gershow Awards $1,000 Scholarships

June 30, 2016 | A New York state-based recycling firm has announced the presentation of $1,000 environmental conservation scholarships…
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Coasting into Summer Newsday

Newsday: Coasting into Summer

June 24, 2016 | Co-sponsored by Gershow Recycling, the Patchogue Lions Club held its 16th annual “Christmas in June” for 141 students…
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Gershow Donates Aluminum Scrap To SBPLI Robotics Teams

Newsday: Gershow Donates Aluminum Scrap To SBPLI Robotics Teams

January 11, 2015 | For the sixth year in a row, Gershow Recycling opened its Medford facility to local high school robotics teams…
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Testing Her Metal | Newsday

Newsday: Testing Her Metal

April 25, 2014 | Dawn Shute of Farmingville loads bike parts and scrap metal at Gershow Recycling in Medford…
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Earth Day Reycling at Medford Facility

 Newsday: Earth Day Recycling at Medford Facility

April 21, 2014 | Earth Day is like any other day at Gershow Recycling in Medford. On April 21, 2014, Newsday visited the facility…
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Supporting Special Olympics With a Plunge

Hometown Shopper: Supporting Special Olympics With a Plunge

January 1, 2014 | Members of Gershow Recycling and their families took part in the fourth annual Town of Brookhavn Polar Plunge…
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Hot Shots

Long Island Business News: Hot Shots

December 27, 2013 | Representing Gershow Recycling at the Town of Brookhaven Polar Plunge to support Special Olympics New York…
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Patchogue Lions Club Hosts “Christmas in June” for Local School Children at Boomer’s Family Fun Center

News 12: Patchogue Lions Club Hosts “Christmas in June” for Local School Children at Boomer’s Family Fun Center

June 20, 2013 | The Patchogue Lions Club held its thirteenth annual “Christmas in June” event on Thursday, June 20.
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2.2 Million Can Tabs Worth $673 Benefits Sunrise Fund

Trihamlet News: 2.2 Million Can Tabs Worth $673 Benefits Sunrise Fund

June 11, 2013 | On June 6th, the closing ceremony for “Can Tabs for Kids” was held at William Floyd Elementary School.
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Gershow Recycling’s Can Tabs for Kids Program Raises $1,346 for Sunrise Fund at Stony Brook

News 12: Gershow Recycling’s Can Tabs for Kids Program Raises $1,346 for Sunrise Fund at Stony Brook

June 6, 2013 | Gershow Matches $673 Raised by Students in Fight against Childhood Cancer
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Chuck Varese Vehicle Extrication Tournament

Newsday/FiOS 1: Chuck Varese Vehicle Extrication Tournament

May 11, 2013 | Gershow Recycling donated the use of 30 cars to the 6th Annual Chuck Varese Vehicle Extrication Tournament.
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Not Just a Car. A Storm Victim, Too.

The New York Times: Not Just a Car. A Storm Victim, Too.

March 15, 2013 | My dear, fun 2002 Volkswagen Cabrio — my black convertible summer car, the car that carried the family’s surfboards and bikes …
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Firefighters Demonstrate Car Crash Rescues at Fundraiser

FiOS1: Firefighters Demonstrate Car Crash Rescues at Fundraiser

October 23, 2012 | Firefighters from around the area teamed up at the Four Towns Training Center to demonstrate how first responders pull car crash victims from their vehicles.
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Gershow Recycling Appears on News 12

National Geographic: Gershow Recycling Featured on “American Gypsies”

August 14, 2012 | The National Geographic Channel’s “American Gypsies” featured Gershow Recycling in one of its episodes.
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'American Gypsies' to feature Gershow Recycling

Long Island Business News: ‘American Gypsies’ to feature Gershow Recycling

August 13, 2012 | Medford-based Gershow Recycling is the latest Long Island company to appear on a realty show thanks to National Geographic …
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Christmas in June at Boomers

Long Island Advance: Christmas in June at Boomers

July 5, 2012 | The Patchogue Lions Club held its 12th annual Christmas in June event on Thursday, June 21 at Boomers Family Fun Center in Medford.
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Gershow Recycling Appears on News 12

News 12: Pilot Club’s “Christmas in June” Event

June 22, 2012 | The Patchogue Lions Club held its “Christmas in June” event, which was sponsored by Gershow Recycling. This was covered by News 12.
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Gershow Recycling Appears on Newsday.com

Newsday: Gershow Recycling Appears on Newsday.com

June 22, 2012 | The Patchogue Lions club held its annual “Christmas in June” event for students from seven elementary schools.
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Gershow Recycling donated 60 cars to the Chuck Varese Vehicle Extrication Tournament

Northport Observer: Gershow Recycling donated 60 cars to the Chuck Varese Vehicle Extrication Tournament

May 24, 2012 | The Northport Observer covered the Chuck Varese Vehicle Extrication Tournament.
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Gershow Recycling Hosts Cold Spring Harbor Fire Department

Fire Engineering: Gershow Recycling Hosts Cold Spring Harbor Fire Department

May 13, 2012 | FireEngineering.com reported the Cold Spring Harbor Fire Department’s extrication exercise hosted by Gershow.
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Gershow Interviewed for Can Tabs 4 Kids Segment

Gershow Interviewed for Can Tabs 4 Kids Segment

April 30, 2012 | Gershow Manager Jonathan Abrams was interviewed for a video blog on Can Tabs 4 Kids.
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Long Island Business News' Green Guide: Old Junk into Evergreens

Long Island Business News’ Green Guide: Old Junk into Evergreens

April 2012 | Gershow Recycling was featured an article on how a used car is recycled and made into other scrap products.
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Long Island Business News' Green Guide: The Green Way to Make a Car Invisible

Long Island Business News’ Green Guide: The Green Way to Make a Car Invisible

April 2012 | Read about how Gershow helps preserve the environment and spreads the word throughout the community about recycling.
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Hauppauge Industrial Association: Welcome New Members

Hauppauge Industrial Association: Welcome New Members

March 2012 | The Hauppauge Industrial Association welcomed Gershow Recycling as one of its new members.
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Long Island Press' Best of LI 2012 for Best Green Business

Long Island Press: Gershow Recycling Named “Best Green Business”

January 12, 2012 | Gershow Recycling was named “Best Green Business” in the Long Island Press’ “Best of LI 2012” by the local weekly’s readers.
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Gershow Recycling, Kreamer Street Elementary School Kick Off Can Tabs for Kids Program

News 12: Gershow Recycling, Kreamer Street Elementary School Kick Off “Can Tabs for Kids” Program

December 15, 2011 | In this season of giving, there is no better way for young children to get into the holiday spirit than doing what…
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Can Tabs for Kids Featured in Long Island Advance

Long Island Advance: Can Tabs for Kids Featured in Long Island Advance

December 22, 2011 | The Long Island Advance featured an article on Gershow Recycling helping kick off the “Can Tabs for Kids” program.
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Who's Who in Green

Long Island Business News: Who’s Who in Green

December 8, 2011 | Kevin Gershowitz of Gershow Recycling was named in Long Island’s Who’s Who of 2011 in Green.
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Copper's Wild Price Swings Test Recyclers' Mettle

Long Island Business News: Copper’s Wild Price Swings Test Recyclers’ Mettle

November 18, 2011 | You’d be hard-pressed to find a location that looks more different from the stock exchange’s trading floor than Gershow…
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Fox News at Gershow Recycling

Fox News at Gershow Recycling

November 4, 2011 | FOX News Channel came to Gershow Recycling’s facility in Medford for its “On The Job Hunt” segment.
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Who's Who in Green

Long Island Business News: Who’s Who in Green

August 29, 2011 | Kevin Gershowitz is president of Gershow Recycling, which purchases scrap metal and paper products and manufactures them into…
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Gershowitz Donation Spearheads Montauk Medical Center Fund Drive

Out and About: Gershowitz Donation Spearheads Montauk Medical Center Fund Drive

August 2011 | To celebrate the $600,000 raised for the Southampton Hospital’s Montauk Medical Center, a cocktail reception was held at…
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A Sign of the Times

The Suffolk County News: A Sign of the Times

June 16, 2011 | The Suffolk County News | It’s a pervasive problem that seems to be getting worse: sign stealing. Islip has had to replace…
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Gershow Recycling Appears on News 12

Gershow Recycling Appears on News 12

May 26, 2011 | Gershow Recycling appeared on News 12 on May 26 to discuss recycling unwanted barbecues, patio furniture, and more.
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Gershow Appears on LI News Tonight

Gershow Appears on LI News Tonight

May 3, 2011 | Gershow Recycling appeared on the May 3 airing of NYIT’s “LI News Tonight.” Manager Jonathan Abrams discussed the importance of…
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Long Island Business News: Ones to Watch

Long Island Business News: Ones to Watch

March 18-24, 2011 | Charles Keeling, Safety Director, Gershow Recycling: For more than five years, Keeling has served as safety director…
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Gershow Recycling Hosts Urban Search and Rescue Training Exercise at Its Medford Facility

News 12: Gershow Recycling Hosts Urban Search and Rescue Training Exercise at Its Medford Facility

November 29, 2010 | In support of firefighters and emergency service personnel, Gershow Recycling opened its Medford facility to 60-65…
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Science Channel Makes Another Visit to Gershow Recycling

Science Channel Makes Another Visit to Gershow Recycling

November 10, 2010 | Science Channel visited Gershow Recycling’s Medford facility for a taping of an episode of “Sci-Fi Science: Physics of the…
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LIPA Reduces Recycler's Costs

Newsday: LIPA Reduces Recycler’s Costs

November 5, 2010 | After a 12-year effort, Long Island’s largest recycling company, Gershow Recycling Corp., last week won a break in its energy…
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A Vision for the Future: LI Execs Look Ahead

Newsday: A Vision for the Future: LI Execs Look Ahead

October 10, 2010 | Kevin Gershowitz, president of Gershow Recycling: Economic Outlook: Long Island is losing companies to red tape and…
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Huntington Fire Departments 'React' to Mock Crash

Huntington Patch: Huntington Fire Departments ‘React’ to Mock Crash

May 2, 2010 | In a practice drill, nine fire departments from Huntington township gathered at Gershow Recycling to rescue 75 “victims” from…
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Gershow Recycling Center by Brooklyn Ink on Vimeo

Gershow Recycling Center by Brooklyn Ink on Vimeo

March 3, 2010 | Watch a video by Brooklyn Ink on the Gershow Recycling Center.
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Science Channel's Dr. Michio Kaku at Gershow

Gershow Recycling Appeared on the Science Channel

February 9, 2010 | Science Channel visited Gershow Recycling’s Medford facility for a taping of an episode of “Sci-Fi Science: Physics of the…

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Road to Recovery - Fox News at Gershow Recycling

“Road to Recovery” – Fox News at Gershow Recycling

October 1, 2009 | The Fox News Channel (Cablevision Channel 26) was at Gershow Recycling in Medford today for a live segment as part of its…
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"Road to Recovery" - Fox News at Gershow Recycling

“Road to Recovery” – Fox News at Gershow Recycling

August 20, 2009 | The Fox News Channel (Cablevision Channel 26) was at Gershow Recycling in Medford today for a live segment as part of its…
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Cash for Clunkers Long Island

Gershow Recycling & Cash for Clunkers on News 12

July 30, 2009 | Gershow Recycling was featured on News 12.
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"Road to Recovery" - Fox News at Gershow Recycling

“Road to Recovery” – Fox News at Gershow Recycling

June 11, 2009 | The Fox News Channel (Cablevision Channel 26) was at Gershow Recycling in Medford today for two live segments as part of its…
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How to Hold on to Your Cash

Long Island Business News: How to Hold on to Your Cash

January 12, 2009 | Some companies are sticking with their work force, even if it means sacrificing short-term margins. Gershow Recycling Corp. in Medford…
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