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2014-09-24 16:24:59

Baltimore's weather-predicting crustacean thinks warm temperatures will hang around for a little bit longer this autumn HUNT VALLEY, Md., Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of OLD BAY's 75(th) Anniversary and "The Can that Connects Us" celebration, Baltimore Bill, The Weather-Predicting Crab, returned to the waters of the Inner Harbor to make his annual fall forecast for the region. The verdict: don't put your flip flops away just yet! We're in for a warm fall! In front of an eager...

2014-09-23 16:20:53

COLUMBIA, S.C., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mariner Group augmented the security efforts of Maryland's Natural Resources Police and other federal, state and local agencies for Baltimore's Star-Spangled Spectacular and Sailabration Sept. 10-16. Mariner provided CommandBridge situation awareness support to the Incident Command Center at Coast Guard Sector Baltimore. The CommandBridge displays and on-site staff helped maintain safety and security during several high-profile...

2014-09-23 12:27:42

Attendance Doubled and Over $115,000 Raised to Fight Lung Cancer WASHINGTON, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- LUNGevity Foundation's Breathe Deep Baltimore walk last Saturday at Oriole Park at Camden Yards was a great success, bringing together 1,020 participants, double the number from last year, and raising over $115,000 for critical lung cancer research, surpassing this year's goal. LUNGevity Foundation was joined by Baltimore residents, the lung cancer community, and...

2014-09-22 16:25:55

Comcast Has Now Connected More Than 1.4 million Americans, Including 29,700 Low-Income Marylanders, to Internet at Home BALTIMORE, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast today hosted a special event at Digital Harbor Foundation (DHF) in Baltimore to help raise awareness about the importance of closing the digital divide and kick off the fourth year of Internet Essentials, the company's innovative broadband adoption program. Also announced at the event was the extension of the Internet...

2014-09-22 12:26:59

BOULDER, Colo., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 29(th) annual Natural Products Expo East, the East Coast's largest natural, organic and healthy products event, brought together more new exhibitors and more new products than ever before. More than 23,000 attendees and 1,277 exhibitors filled the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, MD last week with the collective goal of bringing more health to more people. The event was produced by New Hope Natural Media. Photo -...

2014-09-20 12:20:17

Volunteers Complete 1812 Trees Initiative BALTIMORE, Sept. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- CSX and the Alliance for Community Trees (ACTrees) today completed the final tree plantings of the 1812 Trees Initiative, a multi-year campaign to plant 1,812 trees in Baltimore. The initiative celebrates the Star-Spangled 200, the bicentennial celebration of America's national anthem, which was written in Baltimore during the War of 1812. This event follows CSX's recent sponsorship of...

2014-09-19 23:08:36

SNBL Clinical Pharmacology Center, Inc. (SNBL CPC), a 96-bed clinical pharmacology research unit specializing in complex early-phase trials, announced today the successful completion of a validation study of the NeuroCart. The study validated the NeuroCart as an effective tool for detection of benzodiazepine-evoked pharmacodynamic CNS effects. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 SNBL Clinical Pharmacology Center, Inc. (SNBL CPC), a 96-bed clinical pharmacology research unit...

2014-09-19 23:05:19

Baltimore-based web and software development firm, The Canton Group, was selected by the Xaverian Brothers to design and develop new website aimed at increasing online donations. (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 The Canton Group, Baltimore’s leading web development firm, has created and launched a new website for the Xaverian Brothers. The new site aligns the Catholic order of Brothers with their mission to help, encourage and edify one another through a life of Gospel witness lived in...

2014-09-18 08:31:43

BALTIMORE, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Baltimore City Police Department (BPD) teams with area businesses for a citywide revitalization initiative in Baltimore's police districts to better serve their communities. The police districts are in critical need of renovations to strengthen their ability to serve all Baltimore City communities. Many of the districts are rundown, with poor ventilation systems, inadequate fitness facilities, restrooms, dining and meeting facilities. This...

2014-09-17 23:13:32

The first ETC competition to Design and Paint a Mural inside ETC's Highlandtown Technology and Innovation Center will allow MICA students to compete for a cash award and to be the designer and painter of the mural. The theme for the mural is “Ride the ETC Wave of Innovation.” Baltimore, Maryland (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 The ETC (Emerging Technology Centers http://www.etcbaltimore.com) –Baltimore City’s award-winning technology innovation center–is creating a Mural Design...


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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
reremouse
  • A bat.
The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.
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