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2014-06-24 08:31:32

Cosmetic Surgery Center of Maryland becomes BELECARA, adding dermatology and ophthalmology to its plastic surgery, cosmetic podiatry and skin care services. BALTIMORE, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Growing older without looking older has just gotten easier for Baltimore-area residents. With the grand opening of BELECARA, Dr. Michael Cohen and his colleagues are stepping up their services, helping patients fight the aging process from head to toe with cosmetic surgery and innovative wellness...

2014-06-24 08:27:52

New Orleans Has Most Cost-Competitive Tax Structure Among U.S. Mid-Market Cities; Baton Rouge Fares Best in Small-Market Category NEW YORK, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cincinnati, Cleveland, Atlanta, Baltimore and Pittsburgh offer the most favorable tax structures for businesses among U.S. cities/locations with populations exceeding 2 million, according to a study released today by KPMG International (KPMG). Of the 51 large international cities highlighted in the study, Cincinnati,...

2014-06-24 08:25:48

EASY TWEET: .@Redskins launch #RedskinsSalute, the team's official military appreciation club LOUDOUN COUNTY, Va., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Washington Redskins announced today the launch of Redskins Salute, the team's free, official military appreciation club. Under the leadership of owner Dan Snyder, the Washington Redskins created Redskins Salute to amplify the team's decade-long military appreciation initiatives into one comprehensive, year-round platform....

2014-06-21 23:03:58

ETC is only 1 of 24 incubators in the world with the distinction of holding the "Soft Landings International Incubator Designation" from the National Business Incubation Association (NBIA). It hosted delegates of 11 European countries who were part of the U.S. Department of State's International Visitor Leadership Program and coordinated by the World Trade Center Institute (WTCI) in Baltimore, Maryland. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) June 21, 2014 The ETC (Emerging Technology...

2014-06-20 16:21:55

NEW YORK, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BLACK ENTERPRISE will present the 2014 African American Festival with platinum sponsor Pepsi on Saturday, June 21 through Sunday, June 22, at the Camden Yards Sports and Entertainment Complex in Baltimore, Maryland. A powerhouse line-up of musical performers including "R&B Divas" star Monifah, Chico DeBarge, Jacob Latimore, and the rock-based funk band Mint Condition will be on hand Saturday, June 21. On Sunday, June 22, during the day...

2014-06-18 23:03:04

MyWay Mobile Storage provides donated portable storage units to Special Olympics of Maryland’s Summer Olympic Games for the sixth consecutive year. Baltimore, Maryland (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Special Olympics Maryland held their annual Summer Games on the campus of Towson University on June 6-8, 2014. The Summer Games took place at various locations throughout Towson University’s campus, as well as Cockeysville Middle School and UMBC. Towson University has hosted the Summer Games for...

2014-06-17 23:07:10

Verizon and T-Mobile shared the honor of being named the top-performing mobile networks in Baltimore. (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 Verizon and T-Mobile shared the honor of being named the top-performing mobile networks in Baltimore. During previous testing in October 2013, AT&T won the award for overall performance outright. Meanwhile, T-Mobile showed significant gains since October, sharing the top rank for network reliability with Verizon and ranking first in network speed, while winning...

2014-06-17 12:25:27

Global Performance Brand Arrives in Midwest with Prime Michigan Avenue Location BALTIMORE, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Under Armour (NYSE: UA) announced today that it will open its newest specialty retail location at 600 North Michigan Avenue in Chicago in March, 2015. Situated in the heart of the city's thriving Magnificent Mile, on the corners of Michigan Avenue and Ohio Street, the Brand House retail store will focus on cutting-edge products and design and will serve as a...

2014-06-17 12:21:26

Company to award a half million dollars in engineering-related college scholarships BALTIMORE, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Linthicum, Md.-based Electronic Systems sector is hosting its second Maryland STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) Scholars Awards Dinner to salute this year's statewide recipients of Northrop Grumman Engineering Scholars awards and the students and mentors participating in the company's High School...

2014-06-17 08:25:00

Tune - in on 6/19 at 8:30 am ET on HGTV BALTIMORE, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spectrum Enterprises LLC, a boutique real estate brokerage headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland, has been making headlines after announcing that the firm's founding partner, real estate broker and entrepreneur Alethea King, will be featured on the new HGTV series 'Rent or Buy.' The segment will air nationally on Thursday, June 19th @ 8:30 am ET on HGTV. "I love Baltimore and was honored to be featured...


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2005-06-14 09:47:24

The Bullock's oriole (Icterus bullockii) is a small blackbird. At one time, this species and the Baltimore oriole were considered to be a single species, the Northern oriole. Adults have a pointed bill. The adult male is orange on the underparts, face and rump with black everywhere else; they have a white wing patch. The adult female is grey-brown on the upper parts, dull yellow on the breast and belly and has wing bars. Their breeding habitat is the edges of deciduous and mixed woods...

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Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.