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2013-11-29 16:20:58

CLEVELAND, Tenn., Nov. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- No one loves to bring in the holiday season like The Cashdales, Check Into Cash's team of Clydesdale horses! On December 2, The Cashdales will be in historic Downtown Columbia for the annual Christmas Parade at 7 PM. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131119/CL20029LOGO ) "Christmas time is wonderful for The Cashdales," said Check Into Cash CEO Allan Jones. "The people of Columbia are in for a real treat!" The parade will...

2013-11-25 16:21:51

$180 million investment to enhance safety, reliability in Maryland HUNT VALLEY, Md., Nov. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbia Gas Transmission (Columbia) today announced that federal regulators have approved construction of the company's Line MB Extension natural gas system modernization project in Baltimore County and Harford County, Maryland. The Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity, issued on November 21, 2013 by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, instructs...

2013-11-18 23:28:45

In a year that included a major Boulder flood, the Pedestrian Shops was able to serve its community in ways that illustrate how a family-owned small sustainable business can give back, as recognized by Small Business Saturday each year. For 43 years the shoe stores have been there for Boulder with comfortable shoes and community service. Boulder, Colo. (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 As America honors its small businesses with Small Business Saturday on Nov. 30, Boulder’s Pedestrian Shops...

2013-11-14 08:32:29

Columbia Retains Royalty Right on U.S. CRINONE Sales BOSTON, Nov. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbia Laboratories, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBRX) has entered into an agreement with Actavis, Inc. ("Actavis") for early termination of the companies' current exclusive Supply Agreement for CRINONE(®) (progesterone gel). The exclusive Supply Agreement, which would have otherwise terminated in May 2015, provided for Columbia to receive a 10% mark-up on its cost of goods of all product sold to...

2013-11-13 16:27:37

Columbia Marriott hotel opens new restaurant and bar, reinvigorates meeting spaces and refreshes guest rooms COLUMBIA, S.C., Nov. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Columbia Marriott has made a capital investment in comfort with the completion of a $12 million remodel project that is sure to raise the standard of Southern hospitality in the Palmetto State. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131113/MN15692) Reinvented eateries, reinvigorated meeting spaces and refreshed...

2013-11-06 16:33:09

Shareholder purchases remaining available stock COLUMBIA, S.C., Nov. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Manchester Farms, a leading producer of high quality food products, announced today that Brittney Miller has completed the acquisition for full ownership of the company. Miller, the President and partner, acquired ownership of Manchester Farms through a buyout of the firm's other partner, Steven Odom, who is pursuing other interests. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. "For the...

2013-10-26 23:04:02

Southland Log Homes, designer and manufacturer of America’s Favorite Log Home™, announced that a new model home and sales office in the greater Dallas area was nearing completion and was open for business as the latest addition to Southland’s national network of log home locations. Columbia, SC (PRWEB) October 26, 2013 Southland Log Homes, designer and manufacturer of America’s Favorite Log Home™, announced that a new model home and sales office in the greater Dallas area was...

2013-10-26 23:03:27

Southland Log Homes, designer and manufacturer of America’s Favorite Log Home™, received two national Awards for Excellence in Home Design presented by the Log Homes Council, part of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). Columbia, SC (PRWEB) October 26, 2013 Southland Log Homes, designer and manufacturer of America’s Favorite Log Home™, received two national Awards for Excellence in Home Design presented by the Log Homes Council, part of the National Association of...

2013-10-25 12:24:00

COLUMBIA, Md., Oct. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ACell, Inc., a leading regenerative medicine company focused on the development, manufacturing and commercialization of surgical and wound management products, today announced that it has broken ground on the expansion of its manufacturing facility in Lafayette, Indiana to support the Company's current and anticipated growth. The 14,000 square-foot addition to the current building will increase scalability and efficiency of ACell's...

2013-10-24 16:25:24

NEW YORK, Oct. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbia Records has announced the simultaneous release of a CD and a CD/DVD package of Barbra Streisand's critically acclaimed 2012 "Back To Brooklyn" concert, set to be released on November 25. Filmed and recorded over two nights, the CD and DVD capture the superstar's celebratory return to her hometown of Brooklyn, NY. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131024/NY04040-a ) A unique and compelling attraction of "Back To Brooklyn" is...


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Geologic Clock With Events And Periods
2012-11-18 19:08:04

The Paleoproterozoic is the first of three subdivisions of the Proterozoic Eon (occurring from 2.5 billion to 1.6 billion years ago (Ga). This period is marked by the first stabilization of the continents, and also when cyanobacteria--a type of bacteria that uses biochemical processes of photosynthesis to produce oxygen--evolved. Experts have found paleontological evidence that during at least part of the Paleoproterozoic era, about 1.8 Ga, the earth year was about 450 days long, with days...

2012-06-18 05:29:47

Symbol: COBU6 Group: Dicot Family: Tiliaceae Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons Subclass   Dilleniidae Order   Malvales Family   Tiliaceae – Linden family Genus   Columbia Pers....

2012-06-18 05:29:47

Symbol: COLUM3 Group: Dicot Family: Tiliaceae Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons Subclass   Dilleniidae Order   Malvales Family   Tiliaceae – Linden family Genus   Columbia Pers.

2012-06-18 08:50:05

Symbol: BRVU Group: Monocot Family: Poaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48    N CAN    N Synonyms:   BRVU2 Bromopsis vulgaris (Hook.) Holub   BRVUE Bromus vulgaris (Hook.) Shear var. eximius Shear   BRVUR Bromus vulgaris (Hook.) Shear var. robustus Shear Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CA, ID, NV, OR, UT, WA, WY Classification:      ...

2012-06-18 09:50:10

Symbol: ASSU7 Group: Dicot Family: Fabaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:OR, WA Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

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