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2014-10-09 08:24:28

Renown Financial Legend Frank Bisignano Will Serve as Grand Marshal to Lead Over 130 Groups and 40,000 Marchers With Nearly One Million Viewers NEW YORK, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the Columbus Day Parade celebrates 70 years, it promises to deliver fun, excitement and a sea of red, white and green up Fifth Avenue on Monday, October 13(th), 2014 for Columbus Day. Organized by the Columbus Citizens Foundation and presented by the Conair Corporation, the Parade is the...

2014-10-08 08:27:21

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Healthcare Colloquium, a Battelle company, announces that Elkhart General Hospital has achieved the designation of being named an Accredited Heart Failure Center. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141007/150778 "The leadership team at Elkhart General Hospital did an amazing job coming together to demonstrate their broad capacity serving patients with heart failure," says James Stoodt, Senior Vice President, Member Development and...

2014-10-08 08:27:03

New Translational Research Center for Molecular Imaging Pharmaceuticals Aims to Research, Develop and Commercialize New Imaging Capabilities COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ohio State University, Cardinal Health and State of Ohio Third Frontier Commission today announced the completion of a five-year-long project to create a new, $13 million molecular imaging pharmaceuticals center that aims to shape the future of the medical diagnostic industry. The...

2014-10-03 23:03:12

On Saturday, October 4th at noon at Cascade Hills Church gather in the shape of a breast cancer awareness ribbon and have a picture taken from above! Columbus, GA (PRWEB) October 03, 2014 As October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Paint Columbus Pink® is looking to draw some attention to breast cancer awareness in a big way. What better way than forming a huge human pink breast cancer ribbon? The first human pink ribbon in Columbus and the largest in Georgia! On Saturday,...

2014-10-03 23:01:37

Jeff Franklin, owner of 101 Mobility of Columbus, presents the next installment of his monthly radio spot on 98.9 The Answer’s All Things Health. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) October 03, 2014 WHAT: Columbus area listeners can tune into 98.9 The Answer on Sunday to hear Jeff Franklin of 101 Mobility of Columbus and Jeanine Carroccio of Mobility Lifter Liftkar PT on the All Things Health program. All Things Health is a weekly program focusing on health issues that matter to the Columbus...

2014-10-03 08:24:26

Company Kicks Off Month-Long Integrated Campaign for October COLUMBUS, Ga., Oct. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac, the leading provider of voluntary insurance in the United States, announced a new campaign aimed at helping stamp out breast cancer during National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, with net proceeds going to the American Association for Cancer Research Foundation. The new campaign, titled "This Duck Wears Pink," will integrate internal and external events and communications...

2014-10-01 23:03:08

Mount Carmel Health System Selects NexCore Group to Develop, Own, Lease and Manage Ambulatory Care Center with Integrated Outpatient and Medical Fitness Services Orange Township and Columbus, Ohio, and Denver (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 NexCore Group, a national healthcare real estate developer, has broken ground on a 130,000 square foot, integrated ambulatory care center for Mount Carmel Health System in Orange Township. The facility has been named MC Fitness & Health. (For a video of...

2014-09-30 23:25:10

Columbus law firm O’Connor, Acciani & Levy agrees that the Food and Drug Administration needs to impose more limitations on the testosterone drug industry to prevent overprescribing these medications. Columbus, Ohio (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 The attorneys at Columbus personal injury law firm O’Connor, Acciani & Levy are commending an expert panel that recently voted in favor of having the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) impose new limitations on the testosterone drug...

2014-09-30 23:07:48

With the flu season upon Central Ohio and new viral strains emerging every day it’s a perfect time to announce Jan-Pro’s new EnviroShield disinfecting system. For over 25 years Jan-Pro, a Columbus janitorial company has provided top quality service to a variety of customers that have included; medical facilities, manufacturing, child care, schools, warehouses, offices and most any commercial customer. Columbus, Ohio (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 With the flu season upon the community and...

2014-09-30 12:23:36

Facility Keeps MSC Close to Customers to Meet Increasing Demands, Grow Company MELVILLE, N.Y., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MSC INDUSTRIAL SUPPLY CO. (NYSE: MSM), a leading distributor of Metalworking and Maintenance, Repair and Operations ("MRO") supplies to industrial customers throughout North America, today opened its fifth Customer Fulfillment Center ("CFC"), or distribution center, in Columbus, Ohio. MSC marked the occasion with a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the...


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Christopher Columbus
2013-10-15 10:27:55

Christopher Columbus was an Italian navigator, explorer, and colonizer that was born in 1451. He is best known for his explorations across the Atlantic Ocean, under the authority of the Catholic Monarchs in Spain, which resulted in the discovery of America and the settlement of the island of Hispaniola. This is thought to be the beginning of Spanish settlement in the New World. Although he was the first European to explore the Americas, he was not the first person to explore the area and he...

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2012-06-14 09:40:55

Symbol: SOAL Group: Monocot Family: Poaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48    I Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:IL, LA, OR, TX, WI Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants...

2012-06-18 08:59:31

Symbol: BODI7 Group: Monocot Family: Poaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48    N Distribution: BoutelouadiversispiculaJ.T. Columbus distribution:USA(AZ) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Liliopsida –...

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2012-06-18 08:59:33

Symbol: BODA2 Group: Monocot Family: Poaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48    N CAN    N Synonyms:   BUDA Buchloe dactyloides (Nutt.) Engelm.   buffalograss   BUDA3 Bulbilis dactyloides (Nutt.) Raf. ex Kuntze     SEDA Sesleria dactyloides Nutt.   Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AR, AZ, CO, GA, IA, IL, KS, LA, MN, MO, MT, ND, NE,...

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conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin