The north shore of Lake Superior, running north and east from Duluth in the south to Grand Portage on the Pigeon River and Canadian border to the north. Much of the geological structure of the area is made up of Keweenawan lava flows and intrusives which create the many waterfalls for which the North Shore is known as well as some spectacular cliffs and headlands. Traversed by US Highway 61.
The North Shore (or Northern Suburbs) is a general term used to describe the metropolitan area of northern Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. It usually refers to the suburbs located on the north shore of Sydney Harbour between Middle Harbour and the Lane Cove River but is often used as a description for the whole northern district.
North Shore was a prime-time soap opera that aired on Fox every Monday at 8 p.m. EST (7 p.m. CST) for seven months in 2004 and 2005.
The North Shore is a region north of Boston, consisting chiefly of urban suburban communities of Essex County along Massachusetts Bay.
Historically, the North Shore referred to the area serviced by the now defunct Chicago North Shore and Milwaukee Railroad, which ran along Lake Michigan's western shore between Chicago and Milwaukee from 1896 until 1963. Today it refers to the suburbs north of Chicago along the lakefront. Now, as then, the area includes many of the most affluent communities in greater metropolitan Chicago.
The North Shore of Long Island is the area along Long Island's northern coast, bordering Long Island Sound. Traditionally, the region has been the most affluent on Long Island and among the most affluent in the New York metropolitan area, which has earned it the nickname "the Gold Coast." Though some consider the North Shore to include parts of Queens, particularly the quasi-suburban northeastern neighborhoods such as Douglaston, the term is generally used to refer to the Long Island coastline in Nassau County and Suffolk County.
The North Shore, in the context of geography of the Island of Oahu, refers to the north-facing coastal area of Oahu between Kaena Point and Kahuku Point. The largest settlement is Haleiwa.
The North Shore of Lake Superior runs from Duluth, Minnesota, USA at the southwestern end of the lake to Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada in the north to Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario in the east. The shore is characterized by alternating rocky cliffs and cobblestone beaches, with rolling hills and ridges covered in boreal forest inland from the lake, through which scenic rivers and waterfalls descend as they flow to Lake Superior.
North Shore is a neighborhood on Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania's north city area. It has a zip code of 15212, and has representation on Pittsburgh City Council by both the council members for District 1 (North Neighborhoods) and 6 (Northshore/Downtown Neighborhoods). The neighborhood is home to Heinz Field and PNC Park, and is currently going through radid growth between the two stadiums.
North Shore is a 1987 film about Rick Kane (Matt Adler), a young surfer from a wave tank in Arizona, who heads to surf the season on the North Shore (O`ahu) and see if he has what it takes to make it as a pro surfer.