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2014-09-01 00:20:46

WASHINGTON, Sept. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110428/DC91889LOGO LABOR DAY Profile America -- Monday, September 1st. This is Labor Day -- a time to honor the nation's working men and women, and traditionally, the end of the summer season. The observance has added meaning this year because of the persistently cloudy employment picture. The first Labor Day was...

2014-08-31 00:20:14

WASHINGTON, Aug. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110428/DC91889LOGO RUNS ON SUN Profile America -- Sunday, August 31st. The 1950s may be recalled for many now-quaint things, but it was also a decade with antecedents for our current technological pursuits. On this date in 1955, William G. Cobb of the General Motors Corporation demonstrated the world's first...

2014-08-30 00:20:55

WASHINGTON, Aug. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110428/DC91889LOGO SAVING FACE Profile America -- Saturday, August 30th. Few of us have the opportunity to actually change the shape of people's lives and help them to live more happily. Such a man was Dr. Claire Straith, whose birthday in 1891 is noted today. Treating soldiers wounded in World War I, he pioneered...

2014-08-29 23:08:38

The Hyundai Veloster and Santa Fe from Tulsa Hyundai Earn the Title of Best CPO Value in America. Tulsa, OK (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 The Tulsa Hyundai Veloster and Santa Fe earned the 2014 Vincentric Best CPO Value in America awards. The award-winning Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) Program from Hyundai allowed for the Veloster to take over the subcompact coupe segment, and the Santa Fe conquered all others in the mid-size crossover segment. The Vincentric Best CPO Value in America awards are...

2014-08-29 23:05:58

The Fresh Diet, America’s premier gourmet meal delivery service, is pleased to introduce its new Fresh Vegetarian meal plan. Originating from The Fresh Diet’s commitment to serving nutritionally balanced fresh meals, the new menu is designed to satisfy customers seeking a convenient, worry-free option to enhance their vegetarian lifestyle. Miami, Florida (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 The Fresh Diet, America’s premier gourmet meal delivery service, is pleased to introduce its new Fresh...

2014-08-29 23:04:20

The report includes a description on the key high growth markets, thereby marking the growth trend in the market. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/latin-america-commercial-aviation-aircraft-lighting-2433755651.html. (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 The Latin American commercial aviation aircraft lighting systems market was valued at $31.97 million in 2013, and it is expected to reach $53.42 million by 2018. Latin America is expected to be the fastest-growing region in the commercial...

2014-08-29 16:25:07

DENVER, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EffectiveUI, as part of its participation in the Volunteers of America and 9News "Stuff for Students School Supply Drive," recently collected and delivered nearly $7,500 worth of school supplies to Denver-area children. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140829/141553 EffectiveUI donated 55 backpacks, and then staff members collected nearly 500 pounds of supplies to fill them. The backpacks - customized with supplies for both elementary and...

2014-08-29 16:23:01

Commemorative Giveaways For The 1st 7,500 Guests Each Day During Labor Day Weekend SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Labor Day Weekend at California's Great America will be extra special as the park celebrates its 75 Millionth Guest the entire weekend. One lucky winner will be celebrated as the 75 Millionth Guest during Labor Day Weekend and receive a VIP prize package and a key to Great America. There will be collectible gifts with the 75 Millionth Guest logo for...

2014-08-29 00:20:22

WASHINGTON, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110428/DC91889LOGO STATE GAS TAXES Profile America -- Friday, August 29th. A perpetually hot topic, in summer and other seasons, is the fluctuating cost of gasoline and diesel fuel. Some discussion centers on the amount of taxes paid at the pump, as state taxes on fuels vary widely. The highest state tax plus fees...

2014-08-28 23:12:55

INC Magazine's list of the fastest growing companies is out, and WebiMax is near the top. Mount Laurel, New Jersey (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 WebiMax, a leading digital marketing agency, is proud to have been ranked in the top 25% of INC’s list of Fastest Growing Companies in America for the third year in a row. The INC. list has become the gold standard in recognizing achievement for entrepreneurial and business success. The highly coveted and competitive award looks at business’...


Latest America Reference Libraries

York Chocolate
2013-06-11 13:15:07

The York chocolate cat, also known as the York, is a breed of domestic cat that originated in America in 1983 and is used as a show cat. It was developed by Janet Chiefari, who bred kittens that were descendants of Siamese cats. The York can be medium or large with a slightly long nose, a round head, and large round eyes that are gold or green in color. Its feet are sometimes tufted and it has a fluffy tail. Its body is covered in semi-long, soft fur that can vary in color. Preferred colors...

Yosemite National Park
2013-04-17 14:20:47

Yosemite National Park is located in eastern California in the United States in the central area of Sierra Nevada, extending to the western slopes of the range. The park holds 761,268 acres of protected land. The area became very popular after Thomas Ayres, the artist who was responsible for much of the publicity of the area, and an entrepreneur named James Mason Hutchings visited in 1855. Early tourists that visited Yosemite before it was a national park could enjoy passing over the Wawona...

Grand Canyon National Park
2013-03-19 15:03:05

Grand Canyon National Park is located in the American state of Arizona and is the country’s fifteenth established park. The main feature of the park is the Grand Canyon, which is a gorge of the Colorado River, and is often thought of as one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World. The park contains 1,217,262 acres of land. It was established as an official national park in 1919, but the area was already well known as a landmark for thirty years. In 1903, President Theodore Roosevelt...

Ronald Evans Jr.
2012-10-25 11:30:42

Ronald Ellwin Evans, Jr. was an astronaut that worked with NASA on the Apollo missions and served as a Captain in the United States Navy. Evans is one of the twenty-four astronauts to fly to the moon. . Evans was born on November 10, 1933 in St. Francis, Kansas. He graduated from Highland Park High School in Topeka, Kansas. Boy Scouts of America played a huge role in Evans youth as he attained the highest level of Life Scout. Evans then went on to study at the University of Kansas...

Plain Chachalaca, Ortalis vetula
2012-03-22 23:28:04

The Plain Chachalaca (Ortalis vetula) is a large species of bird in the Cracidae family. It is found in tropical and subtropical environments from mezquital thickets in the Rio Grande Valley in southeastern Texas to northernmost Costa Rica. In Central America, this species occurs in the Pacific lowlands from Chiapas, Mexico to northern Nicaragua. It occurs solely as a separate population in Costa Rica. Its habitat is dry and moist forests, especially where interspersed with scrub and savanna....

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