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2014-08-05 12:28:50

HICKSVILLE, N.Y., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sam Ash Music extends its gratitude to the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) for recognizing its online sales efforts and awarding Sam Ash the distinction of Best Online Presentation at the fourth annual NAMM Top 100 Dealer Award ceremony at the Summer NAMM show in Nashville, Tennessee. Sammy Ash, COO of Sam Ash Music and third-generation co-owner of Sam Ash Music Corp. received the award on behalf of the company on July 18....

2014-04-25 08:24:39

HICKSVILLE, N.Y., April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sam Ash Music, the nation's leading full-line retail music chain, is grateful to the many participants who donated more than 3,000 instruments in the inaugural WQXR Instrument Drive. The generosity of local donors ensures that more New York City public school students will have a chance to earn an education in music, and gives new life and purpose to underused instruments. Championed by Paul Ash, the president of Sam Ash Music who...

2014-04-22 16:24:29

RALEIGH, N.C., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy's North Carolina State President, Paul Newton, today spoke before the N.C. Joint Environmental Review Commission (ERC) on the company's response to the Feb. 2 Dan River coal ash incident and its near-term and longer-term actions to address coal ash across the state. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130322/CL81938LOGO "Duke Energy is committed to working with policymakers and regulators to implement both short- and long-term...

2014-04-09 12:23:26

DUBLIN, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/h76pvf/global_and) has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Sodium Bicarbonate Industry Report 2014" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/h76pvf/global_and ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The Global and Chinese Sodium Bicarbonate...

2014-04-02 20:20:21

CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy CEO Lynn Good today spoke to a Hood Hargett luncheon in Charlotte. Here are excerpts of her remarks about the near-term steps that Duke Energy is taking regarding its management of coal ash following the Dan River incident Feb. 2. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130322/CL81938LOGO "We are committed to a fact-based and disciplined approach to addressing the long-term policies of ash basin management and closing our ash basins at...

2014-02-26 12:22:02

HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Methods to combat an invasive insect pest proving deadly to Pennsylvania's ash trees will be showcased in the coming months in a series of free, public workshops planned across the state, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Ellen Ferretti announced today. "Municipal officials, landscapers and home and woodland owners all are asking what they can do as this destructive insect spreads steadily across our...

2014-02-04 16:24:46

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Work continues today at the Dan River Steam Station in Rockingham County, N.C., to manage the release of ash and ash basin water into the Dan River. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130322/CL81938LOGO ) "We're working closely with local, state and federal authorities," said Keith Trent, executive vice president. "Company leaders, engineers, scientists, environmental specialists, industry experts and plant personnel assembled at...

2014-02-03 16:21:55

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A break Sunday afternoon in a stormwater pipe beneath an ash basin at the retired Dan River Steam Station in Eden, N.C., has caused a release of ash basin water and ash into the Dan River. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130322/CL81938LOGO) The ash basin dam along the river has not been affected and remains secure. Some erosion has occurred on the interior side of the berm farthest from the river, and plant personnel and...

2013-12-11 12:12:42

A range of studies highlighting late-breaking research advances in the understanding and treatment of blood cancers and bleeding disorders are being presented today during the 55th American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting and Exposition in New Orleans. State-of-the-art genetic sequencing and analytics tools are being employed in medical research to gain an unprecedented understanding of disease mechanisms and treatments. In the search to improve understanding of disease, two studies...


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2009-06-17 12:33:16

The Chinese Prickly Ash or Flatspine Prickly Ash (Zanthoxylum simulans) is a species of flowering plant native to eastern China and Taiwan. It is one of several plants of Zanthoxylum from which Sichuan Pepper is produced. It is a small spreading tree that grows to 23 feet tall. Its leaves are 2.75 to 5 inches long and pinnate (having parts of a leaf arranged on both sides of the stem). Each leaf has 7 - 11 small leaflets that are each 1.25 to 2 inches long. There are numerous spines on the...

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cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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