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2014-09-03 16:28:15

SplendTek, Inc of Baltimore, MD has been honored with a recognition by Inc.com in its selection of "Top Fastest-Growing IT Services Companies." BALTIMORE, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Announcing a special recognition appearing in the September, 2014 issue of Inc.com published by Mansueto Ventures LLC. SplendTek, Inc was selected for the following honor: "Top Fastest-Growing IT Services Companies" http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140903/142611 A spokesperson from...

2014-09-02 12:30:19

Report examines deadly trends that created latest heroin scourge; Research to be presented at National PAIN Week conference September 2-6, 2014 BALTIMORE, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ameritox(SM), the nation's leader in medication monitoring solutions, today released, "A Deadly Trend: Prescription Drugs to Heroin," a research report that provides concrete evidence linking prescription drug abuse to heroin abuse, and examines deadly trends that have created a unique heroin epidemic. The full...

2014-09-02 08:22:04

Prices as low as $169 one-way through Sept. 8* SEATTLE, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines launched daily round-trip service today between Seattle and Baltimore. To celebrate, the airline is offering introductory one-way fares of $169 for tickets purchased by Sept. 8 for travel from Oct. 21 through Nov. 19, 2014. "We're delighted to be adding another great city to our list of nonstop flights available to our Seattle-area customers," said Joe Sprague, senior vice...

2014-09-01 23:00:17

Securityhunter is excited to announce it has moved its Baltimore headquarters to a spacious new site near its previous location. The new headquarters will accommodate future growth of the company. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Securityhunter has experienced rapid growth over the past several years, which necessitated conducting an extensive search for a new, larger headquarters. The newly renovated headquarters provides space for expansion. “We have tripled the space of...

2014-08-29 23:06:27

Partnership is a Corporate Giving Model for Other Businesses in the Baltimore and Washington, D.C. Areas Halethorpe, MD (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Hunt Valley-based McEnroe Voice & Data donated two corporate fleet vehicles to Baltimore area nonprofit Vehicles for Change, Inc. (VFC) in support of VFC’s mission to empower families with financial challenges to achieve economic and financial independence through car ownership and technical training. This partnership model offers...

2014-08-28 23:11:41

Leading dermatology practice Maryland Laser Skin and Vein has received prestigious Diamond status from Allergan, makers of Botox, Juvederm, and Voluma. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Maryland Laser Skin and Vein, a top dermatology practice, has received Diamond level Allergan Privilege Program status from Allergan, the makers of such popular and widely used treatments as Botox, Juvederm, and Voluma. Maryland Laser Skin and Vein received this status for their exemplary and prolific...

2014-08-28 23:11:30

The Canton Group is acknowledged as the Largest Web Design Firm in Baltimore by The Baltimore Business Journal. The Canton Group provides web and software development services to a long and diverse list of clients, generating $11.75 million of web design revenue last year. (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 The Baltimore Business Journal released rankings of the top web design firms in Baltimore and awarded The Canton Group with the number one spot. Based on 2013 revenue from Web design, The Canton...

2014-08-27 23:04:06

79,491 Square Foot Medical Office Building Being Developed on First New Hospital Campus in Montgomery County in 35 years Silver Spring and Germantown, Md., and Denver (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 NexCore Group, a national healthcare real estate developer, has broken ground on a 79,491 square foot medical office building (MOB) on the new Holy Cross Health hospital campus in Germantown, an unincorporated municipality located approximately 20 miles northeast of Bethesda, Md. Germantown is the...

2014-08-27 16:24:16

City-integrated casino welcomes more than 15,000 guests on first night BALTIMORE, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Horseshoe Casino Baltimore celebrated its grand opening in style with a star-studded celebration to welcome Baltimore's most influential citizens to Charm City's newest attraction. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/players/English/7305751-caesars-entertainment-horseshoe-baltimore-casino-grand-opening/ The...

2014-08-27 08:24:42

BALTIMORE, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Under Armour, Inc. (NYSE: UA) today announced that Kevin Plank, Chairman and Chief Executive Office, and Brad Dickerson, Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Goldman Sachs Annual Global Retailing Conference being held in New York City on Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 11:20 a.m. ET. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110127/NE37387LOGO To listen to the audio portion of the presentation live, log onto:...


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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
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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