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2012-04-19 10:26:14

TALLAHASSEE, Fla., April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Florida Medical Manufacturers Consortium (FMMC) today announced that U.S. Representative Erik Paulsen (R-Minnesota) will be the keynote speaker at the 6th Annual Florida Medical Device Symposium on Tuesday, May 1, 2012, in St. Petersburg, Florida. Congressman Paulsen represents Minnesota's Third Congressional District - the western suburbs of Minneapolis. As co-chair of the House Medical Technology Caucus, he is a leading advocate in...

2012-04-19 10:26:12

MIAMI, April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- As part of Dade Medical College's growth and expansion plans, the college names John Murphy as the new Vice President of Financial Operations and Pammaree Campbell as the new Corporate Director of Financial Aid. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120419/CG91066) Murphy moves from the Corporate Director position to focus on the regulatory and compliance initiatives of the college's financial processes. In this expanded role, Murphy will...

2012-04-19 10:26:08

MIAMI, April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Dade Medical College has named Roger Lopez as Executive Vice President of Operations for the company. The move comes as the school continues to grow its offerings of specialized allied healthcare and nursing education programs for the community. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120419/CG91060) Previously, Lopez managed all employee, process and technology operations for the college and in this expanded role, Lopez will continue to...

2012-04-19 10:26:04

REDONDO BEACH, Calif., April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Prader-Willi California Foundation, a charitable organization that serves families raising a child with Prader-Willi Syndrome, announced its 12th annual statewide Walking for Prader-Willi Syndrome awareness events. Each walkathon event offers attendees a free t-shirt and features music, arts and crafts activities, and exercise-inspired games for the kids. This year's events will be held from 10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. on April 29...

2012-04-19 10:24:28

LONG BEACH, Calif., April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Epson America, the number-one selling projector brand worldwide(1), will be working with North American Star League (NASL) to take eSports viewing to the next level. As the one of the biggest StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty(TM) organizations outside of Korea, NASL began its third season on April 11, with its Sunday ShowDown live events beginning Sunday, April 22, at the Anthill Pub on the University of Irvine campus. On display at these events...

2012-04-19 10:24:25

SKOKIE, Ill., April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- With its "America the Beautiful" student essay contest underway, Rand McNally today unveiled details about the once-in-a-lifetime trips to Washington, D.C. that ten finalists and their parent/guardian have the opportunity to win. The trips are being organized and provided by WorldStrides, the nation's largest educational travel organization. "America the Beautiful," a short essay contest announced by Rand McNally and USA TODAY, asks...

2012-04-19 10:23:57

NEW YORK, April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- LG Mobile and Sprint teamed up last night with actress Ali Landry ("Bella," "ABC's Superstars") to celebrate the debut of the new LG Viper 4G LTE Android smartphone at Home Studios, located in the historic Flatiron/Union Square neighborhoods of New York City. Event goers experienced how technology can be used to bring families together with the introduction of tools like the "Life's Good Fairytales" app, a customizable storyboard that allows parents...

2012-04-19 10:22:10

DENVER, April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Kodiak Oil & Gas Corp. (NYSE: KOG), an oil and gas exploration and production company with primary assets in the Williston Basin of North Dakota, expects to release its first quarter 2012 financial and operating results after the close of trading on Thursday, May 3, 2012. In conjunction with Kodiak's release of its results, investors, analysts and other interested parties are invited to participate in a conference call with management on Friday, May...

2012-04-19 10:22:07

JUNO BEACH, Fla., April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Power & Light Company, with the help of local contractors, provided an energy makeover to the Sunshine Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3233 in Sarasota today. As part of the company's non-profit energy efficiency program, the VFW free efficiency upgrades are expected to save the organization up to $1,400 annually. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120301/FL62738LOGO) The FPL team, working with Cortez Heating and...

2012-04-19 10:22:03

DENVER, April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Format Dynamics today announced its latest technology is now available at no cost for individuals, providing eco-friendly tools for editing, saving and printing website content including new output options to Google Docs and Dropbox. CleanPrint/Save(TM) works on articles and stories by harvesting content from the web page and providing users with edit and output options that save money and trees while ensuring optimized readability. To date,...


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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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2009-04-28 16:14:01

Buxus sempervirens or Boxwood is indigenous to western and southern Europe, northwest Africa and southwest Asia. This small slender evergreen tree grows from 3 - 30 feet in height with a narrow trunk reaching less than 8 inches in diameter. Yellowish green oval shaped leaves grow from just over half an inch to just under one and a quarter inches in length and less than half an inch wide. Unremarkable petaless flowers of the same yellowish green color are pollinated by insects and produce...

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2009-04-28 15:48:25

Buddleja davidii or Summer Lilac is an indigenous shrub of northwest China and Japan and is widely cultivated for use as an ornamental plant. However, in England and parts of the northwestern United States it is considered an invasive weed. Often referred to as the Butterfly Bush, it is food for several species of butterflies. It does not thrive well in harsh cold climates and will die in temperatures below 5°F. Photo Copyright and Credit

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