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2014-08-22 16:20:50

U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden teen awarded a $20,000 college scholarship ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) named Natalia Lynch the 2014 Military Youth of the Year in a reception held at the Women in Military Service for America Memorial in Arlington, Va. A member of Wiesbaden Youth Center in Wiesbaden, Germany, Natalia will receive a $20,000 scholarship and serve as BGCA's official youth advocate for military teens...

2014-08-22 08:24:18

The communications company earned the #175 placement on the list, positioning itself alongside well-known advertising and public relations agencies MIAMI, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Inc. Magazine placed the public relations, media buying and event management firm 3A/WorldWide on its "Inc. 500" list at the #175 spot as one of the fastest growing private companies in America. The company, which boasts more than 270 employees, was included due to its rapid 2,402.8 percent growth over...

2014-08-21 23:12:48

iDiscovery Solutions, Inc. (iDS), is excited to announce that it has been named to the prestigious Inc. 5000 list for the second consecutive year. The Inc. 5000 is comprised of the fastest-growing private companies in America, with those companies generating a collective revenue of $211 billion and creating over a half million jobs over the past three years. Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 iDiscovery Solutions, Inc. (iDS), is excited to announce that it has been named to the...

2014-08-21 23:11:08

Marc A. Brockhaus, Nicholas D. Rouse and Douglas J. Sorocco selected by peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2015 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Dunlap Codding is pleased to announce that Marc A. Brockhaus, Nicholas D. Rouse and Douglas J. Sorocco have been selected by attorney peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2015, the oldest and most respected peer–review publication in the legal profession. Firm managing shareholder Nick...

2014-08-21 23:05:26

GreenGeeks, a leader in providing green energy web hosting solutions, is proud to announce its 2014 ranking at 2095 on Inc. Magazine's 500|5000 Fastest Growing Companies list, putting the company amongst the elite firms representing America's fastest growing companies. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 GreenGeeks provides website creation tools and web hosting services to small and medium sized businesses which are powered by 300 percent wind energy. Due to the massive power...

2014-08-21 23:03:39

Peer Review Survey Honors Leading Attorneys across the Nation Phoenix, Arizona (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A. is proud to announce that 11 of its attorneys have been selected as among The Best Lawyers in America© 2015. Those selected include:                         Daniel Cracchiolo - Personal Injury     Edwin C....

2014-08-21 23:03:10

Eight Collins & Lacy attorneys receive the 2015 Best Lawyers in America designation Columbia, South Carolina (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Collins & Lacy, P.C. is pleased to announce Best Lawyers in America © 2015 has honored several of the business defense firm’s attorneys in multiple practice areas. Eight Collins & Lacy attorneys have received the 2015 Best Lawyers in America designation. The annual list is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey. Partner-in-Charge and...

2014-08-21 23:01:54

IT Consulting and Cloud Hosting Company Ranks No. 294 on the Inc. 500 with Three-Year Sales Growth of 1,554.2%. Scottsdale, Arizona (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Scottsdale based Trapp Corp., a provider of IT, Internet, and cloud hosting solutions, is proud to announce it has debuted at number 294 on the 33rd annual Inc. 500 list of America’s fastest growing private companies. Trapp now shares a pedigree with Intuit, Zappos, Under Armour, Microsoft, Oracle, and other notable Inc. 500 alumni....

2014-08-21 16:26:47

MARS IT, an award winning Technical Staffing firm, earns a spot on Inc. Magazine's 2014 Inc. 5000 list for being among the 5000 fastest growing private companies in America. MILWAUKEE, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- MARS IT, an award winning Technical Staffing firm, today announced that they have earned a spot in Inc. Magazine's annual 5000 list, which places the company among the 5000 fastest-growing private companies in America. Photo -...

2014-08-21 16:24:33

Dr. Lewis G. Maharam MD, FACSM, a New York, NY physician has been selected for the New York Magazine list of New York Top Doctors by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. NEW YORK, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., America's trusted source for identifying Top Doctors, has provided New York Magazine with the 2014 selection of "New York's Top Doctors." Lewis G. Maharam MD, FACSM, board certified in Sports Medicine, has been selected for the magazine's...


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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Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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