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2012-04-19 06:24:37

NEW YORK, April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Invoke Media today announced it has been named to the new Facebook® Preferred Marketing Developer Program (PMD). The Facebook PMD program recognizes companies that have developed technologies in one or more of the following specialty areas: Page management solutions, ads management solutions, services and platforms for building socially enabled integrations, and/or tools or Page Insights analysis. Invoke has been recognized for its custom app...

2012-04-19 06:24:32

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- SIGNARAMA, the world's largest full-service sign business, announced today the launch of "SIGNARAMA Salutes Our Veterans," a new initiative that supports returning military members seeking to start a SIGNARAMA franchise. As part of the program, the company will waive the franchise fee for one qualified U.S. military veteran, making it easier for them to start their own business. This saving is estimated at up to $40,000. "Our military...

2012-04-19 06:24:14

STEVENS POINT, Wis., April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- NewPage announced today that the company's 7 pt. Sterling® Ultra web cover paper served as a key component of an award-winning Super Bowl XLV collector's edition program cover produced by its customer, Hazen Paper. Hazen's marketing entry swept the "decorative/display category" in the Association of International Metallizers, Coaters and Laminators (AIMCAL) product competition awards. Hazen created the custom holographic image and...

2012-04-19 06:23:54

CHICAGO, April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. (Nasdaq: DWA), Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT), Viacom Inc. (Nasdaq: VIA), Sony Corporation (NYSE: SNE) and Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX). (Logo:...

2012-04-19 06:23:33

HAMPTON, N.H., April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Unitil Corporation (NYSE:UTL) (www.unitil.com) held its Annual Meeting of Shareholders today at the corporate office in Hampton, New Hampshire. Shareholders re-elected William D. Adams, Robert G. Schoenberger and Sarah P. Voll to the Board of Directors for three-year terms. Additionally, shareholders approved the Company's Second Amended and Restated 2003 Stock Plan, and ratified the selection of McGladrey & Pullen, LLP as the independent...

2012-04-19 06:23:28

WILMINGTON, Del., April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Butamax(TM) Advanced Biofuels, LLC, a joint venture between BP and DuPont, announced today that it has entered into collaboration with Fagen, Inc. for the introduction of commercial biobutanol production using Butamax(TM) technology. Fagen is the world's most experienced biofuels engineering, procurement and construction contractor, having built more ethanol capacity than any other company. They are the largest, most respected green energy...

2012-04-19 06:23:26

NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Advocate Capital, Inc. implements their Green Initiative in an effort to be a responsible corporate citizen. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110811/CL51188LOGO) The Green Initiative developed by Advocate's Management Team is an attempt to not only eliminate waste but to live up to a higher caliber of how their business does business. Advocate's CEO, Michael J. Swanson, commented, "We believe that we have the...

2012-04-19 06:23:16

Free tool helps water managers identify ways to reduce impact on local water resources and save money CHICAGO, April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Growing Blue has launched the Water Impact Index (WIIX) Calculator, a new web-based tool designed to measure and reduce the impact of human activity on local water resources. Available online at www.growingblue.com, the new calculator was designed by Growing Blue founding partner Veolia Water. Most water footprint calculators use...

2012-04-19 06:22:38

HERNDON, Va., April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- GeoEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: GEOY), a leading provider of geospatial information and insight, today announced a strategic relationship with Geostellar, an innovative technology company that is transforming the solar energy industry. Under the terms of the agreement, GeoEye will supply high-quality Earth imagery, digital surface models and other mapping data to help Geostellar dramatically expand its service. GeoEye also intends to take a small equity...

2012-04-19 06:22:37

MIAMI, April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Onteco Corporation (OTC.QB: "ONTC"), (the "Company", or "Onteco"), announced today that its subsidiary, NexPhase Lighting, Inc. ("NexPhase"), has begun successfully harvesting rebates which will total over $100,000 for its previously announced Othmer Hall Project, for the use of NexPhase's high efficiency, high quality, LED intelligent lighting fixtures. The rebates are from the inclusion of NexPhase's LED products in the Con Edison Marketing...


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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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