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2011-06-13 09:13:00

BROOKLYN, Mich., June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless has activated a temporary cell site to improve its voice and data network around the Michigan International Speedway (MIS) in Brooklyn and to accommodate the hundreds of thousands of NASCAR fans attending races and related events at the speedway this summer. The company has deployed a COLT (Cell on Light Truck) to boost capacity in the area surrounding the racetrack. A COLT is a fully functional, generator-powered mobile cell...

2011-06-07 09:36:00

ROCHESTER, N.Y., June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless is investing in Monroe County and expanding its local coverage with a new cell site in Rochester. The new site improves coverage and capacity in downtown Rochester between Kelley Street and the Inner Loop, and between North Street and St. Paul Boulevard. This network expansion is part of the company's aggressive multi-billion dollar network investment each year to stay ahead of the growing demand for Verizon Wireless'...

2011-06-07 09:00:00

SIOUX CITY, Iowa, June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- To continue to stay ahead of rising demand for wireless voice, 3G multimedia and Internet access, Verizon Wireless has expanded its local network in Sioux City, Iowa, by activating a new cell site. The cell site, located near the intersection of Myers Avenue and South Helen Street, improves coverage within Sioux City as follows: North to U.S. Highway 12/20; South to U.S. Highway 75; East to Lakeport Street; and West to G Street The new...

2011-06-02 09:00:00

URBANDALE, Iowa, June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- To continue to stay ahead of rising demand for wireless voice, 3G multimedia and Internet access, Verizon Wireless has expanded its local network in Urbandale, Iowa, by activating a new cell site. The cell site, located near the intersection of 142nd Street and Aurora Avenue, improves coverage in the Urbandale area as follows: North to 260th Street; South to Hickman Road; East to Interstate 80/Interstate 35; and West to 161st Street The...

2011-06-01 10:00:00

JEFFERSON, Iowa, June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- To continue to stay ahead of rising demand for wireless voice, 3G multimedia and Internet access, Verizon Wireless has expanded its local network in Greene County, Iowa, by activating a new cell site. The cell site, located near the Squirrel Hollow Wildlife area, improves coverage in Greene County as follows: North to County Highway P33 and County Highway 175; South to County Highway E57 and County Highway P26; East to Highway 30 and County...

2011-06-01 09:26:00

HETTINGER, N.D., June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- To continue to stay ahead of rising demand for wireless voice, 3G multimedia and Internet access, Verizon Wireless has expanded its local network in Hettinger, North Dakota, by activating a new cell site. The cell site, located near the intersection of 1st Street East and Cemetery Road, improves coverage in the Hettinger area as follows: Four miles north on Cemetery Road; Three miles south near ND-8 and the South Dakota border; Seven miles...

2011-05-31 19:23:00

WALNUT CREEK, Calif., May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Calling, downloading apps and surfing the web on the Verizon Wireless 3G network is now easier and faster for residents and travelers in Suison City, California, thanks to a new cell site. The site expands 3G wireless coverage and capacity along Air Base Parkway, Highway 12, Walters Road and North Texas Street. Verizon Wireless has invested more than $5.7 billion in its California network since being founded in 2000. Nationally, the...

2011-05-31 19:19:00

HONOLULU, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless announced today the activation of a new cell site in Waikiki which will make calling, downloading applications and surfing the Internet on the provider's 3G network easier and faster for Honolulu residents and visitors. The site expands 3G wireless coverage and voice and data capacity in Waikiki, in the areas of Ala Wai Boulevard to Saratoga Road and from Kalia Road to Hobron Lane. Verizon Wireless' ongoing network investment in...

2011-05-31 19:06:00

WALNUT CREEK, Calif., May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Calling, downloading apps and surfing the web on the Verizon Wireless 3G network is now easier and faster for residents and travelers in Santa Maria, California, thanks to a new cell site. The site expands 3G wireless coverage and capacity along South Broadway and Stowell Road. Verizon Wireless has invested more than $5.7 billion in its California network since being founded in 2000. Nationally, the company has invested more than $65...

2011-05-31 07:30:00

ALPHARETTA, Ga., May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With the 2011 Hurricane Season officially set to begin tomorrow (June 1), Georgians should be preparing an emergency communication plan to keep their families safe and in touch. Verizon Wireless, the nation's largest wireless carrier, offers these tips for storm season: Keep phones, batteries, chargers and other equipment in a dry, accessible location. Consider waterproof accessories or simple zip-lock storage bags to protect devices. Keep...