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2014-01-10 23:04:35

Tyler-Donegan Assists with Company Relocation Frederick, MD (PRWEB) January 10, 2014 Tyler-Donegan Real Estate Services is pleased to have assisted Hawker LLC in leasing Columbia Biosciences 5,400 square feet of office lab space in the Stanford Business Park in Frederick County, Maryland. Columbia Biosciences develops and manufactures fluorescent proteins, antibody conjugates, streptavidin conjugates and novel purification ligands. Whereas, other manufactures harvest algae from the ocean...

2013-10-21 23:03:28

The Face Place spa, and BodySpace is hosting an Open House to celebrate the fusion of The Face Place with Good Life Wellness Center. This November 23rd event is open to the public from 1-5pm on November 23rd Columbia, MD (PRWEB) October 21, 2013 Good Life Wellness Center has combined with The Face Place and BodySpace in a beautiful new retreat space located on Oakland Mills Road in Columbia, Maryland. This Open House on November 23rd will run from 1-5pm at their 6935 Oakland Mills Road...

2011-06-13 13:25:00

Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States and United Way Give Men the Gift of Free Health Screens ROCKVILLE, Md., June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Saturday, June 18, Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States and United Way of the National Capital Area host "Real Men Get Checked," a health fair providing a full range of free health screens and counseling to encourage men to take a proactive approach to their health. "Real Men Get Checked" takes place outside DC Armory...

2011-06-07 16:15:00

WASHINGTON, June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Saturday, June 18, 2011, United Way of the National Capital Area (United Way NCA) and Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States are partnering to provide free health screenings in Washington, D.C. This free event, Real Men Get Checked, is open to everyone, but focuses on encouraging men - who statistically seek preventive care less frequently than women - to take positive control over their health. The event takes place from 10:00...

2009-06-30 08:15:00

Music fans willing to volunteer time for the homeless will be able to snap up the last few tickets to Virgin Mobile's FreeFest in Maryland, officials say. Virgin Mobile USA said the 35,000 free tickets for the Aug. 30 music festival at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Md., are long gone, except for 3,000 set aside for those willing to do eight to 13 hours of volunteer work for homeless organizations, USA Today reported. Other ticket-holders are being asked to donate $5 to the...

2009-04-07 11:36:04

A Canadian study shows that if people live near a grocery store close enough to walk to, they will keep their weight down. Researchers at the University of British Columbia show those who live within two-thirds of a mile of a grocery store are half as likely to be overweight, compared to those living in neighborhoods without grocery stores, the Victoria (British Columbia) Times-Colonist reported. Study author Lawrence Frank said that if there are more grocery stores, all the better. The...

2008-09-30 09:00:17

Life Time Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: LTM) today announced that the Grand Opening of its newest sports and athletic, professional fitness, family recreation and resort-spa center in Loudoun County, Virginia, will occur Saturday, October 11, 2008, at 6:00 a.m. This is the Company's fifth location in the market, joining Life Time Fitness centers in Fairfax, Virginia, Centreville, Virginia, Columbia, Maryland and the recently opening Rockville Life Time Athletic center in Rockville, Maryland. Life...


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  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'