Quantcast

Latest CHARLOTTE Stories

2014-09-19 12:22:10

-- Company partners with The National Theatre for Children to offer theatrical performances through its Energy Education in Schools program CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy and The National Theatre for Children have announced their Energy Education in Schools' 2014-2015 performance schedule, which will include a nine-month tour featuring multiple troupes performing in over 1,000 elementary schools in eligible Duke Energy service areas....

2014-09-18 23:12:03

Patrick Broome, DMD, cosmetic dentist in Charlotte, NC, comments on the recent story revealing the prevalence of plastic in popular Crest toothpaste that may be detrimental to patients’ oral health. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 In a recent news story published by ABC on September 15th, Trish Walraven, a dental hygienist, describes her discovery of small, blue plastic beads in the gum line of some of her patients’ teeth. After asking other dental hygienists to confirm that...

2014-09-18 16:21:58

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy Carolinas has chosen five sites in North Carolina to participate in its 2014 Site Readiness Program to prepare each location for potential industrial development. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130322/CL81938LOGO The sites are: -- Rowan County -- Carlton-Thomas property, a 600-acre tract near Salisbury located on Long Ferry Road, approximately 1 mile east of Interstate I-85. It has easy access to...

2014-09-16 16:26:31

Partnership Will Provide More Than 300,000 Meals Over Three Years in Charlotte CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Charlotte Hornets announced today that the organization has teamed up with Food Lion on a multi-year, multi-faceted partnership that establishes Food Lion Feeds as the Official Hunger Relief Partner of the Charlotte Hornets. The two organizations tipped off the partnership this afternoon at Highland Renaissance Academy in Charlotte, N.C., by distributing...

2014-09-15 23:07:24

Winner of Occupy eStreet Contest is announced after final voting Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 Ecomdash announced the winner of Occupy eStreet, an annual contest for small business owners to win software and services from multiple ecommerce software providers. Ecommerce website platform Shopify, social sales manager AddShoppers and postage solutions provider Endicia partnered with ecommerce newcomer ecomdash to provide six months of free software. Ecomdash provides...

2014-09-15 23:02:21

AvidXchange to expand their corporate operations in Charlotte, North Carolina, and add over 600 jobs in Mecklenburg County. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 Governor Pat McCrory and North Carolina Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that AvidXchange will expand its headquarters operations in Charlotte. The company plans to create 603 jobs in Mecklenburg County by the end of 2018 and invest more than $21.4 million. “AvidXchange is one of North Carolina’s great...

2014-09-15 08:29:48

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At the Carolina Men's Clinic (http://thecarolinamensclinic.com/), Dr. Hansen and his staff treat men with erectile dysfunction every day, so they're in an excellent position to note the underlying factors influencing this condition. One such factor, the use of pharmaceuticals for treating high blood pressure, has become a focal point for the clinic. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140912/145822 "Erectile dysfunction often has a...

2014-09-15 08:23:33

-- Company to acquire and construct three solar facilities CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy today announced a $500 million commitment to a major expansion of solar power in North Carolina. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140915/146043 This culminates the company's request for proposals (RFP) issued in February 2014 for new solar capacity. It will help Duke Energy further its commitment to renewable energy, diversify its energy portfolio and meet North...

2014-09-13 12:20:27

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tomorrow, Sunday, September 14, Family Research Council President Tony Perkins, Gov. Mike Huckabee, Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX), Dr. Mark Harris, Concerned Women for America President Penny Nance, and Bishop E.W. Jackson will hold a 4:30 p.m. ET news conference to preview Star Spangled Sunday, a live simulcast event at the First Baptist Church of Charlotte. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080930/FRCLOGO The simulcast,...

2014-09-12 12:23:02

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Sunday, September 14, Family Research Council President Tony Perkins, Gov. Mike Huckabee, Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Dr. Mark Harris will hold a 4:30 p.m. ET news conference to pre-view Star Spangled Sunday, a live simulcast event at the First Baptist Church of Charlotte. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080930/FRCLOGO The simulcast, co-hosted by Family Research Council and Vision America, will celebrate the 200th...


Latest CHARLOTTE Reference Libraries

2012-06-14 13:29:13

Symbol: PHNA Group: Dicot Family: Hydrophyllaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CA Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

0_1c870af37eaf83e92b1f8550427c48c4
2005-06-23 13:09:02

Strelitzia is a South African genus of perennial plants named after the duchy of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, birthplace of Queen Charlotte of the United Kingdom. The common name of the genus is Bird of Paradise because of the resemblance of its flowers to the bird of that name. It is the city flower of Los Angeles. The genus is sometimes included in the banana family, Musaceae.

More Articles (2 articles) »
Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
Related