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2014-04-17 23:03:40

Revolution Field Hockey will host a unique camp attended by top college coaches to match student-athletes with selective academic colleges. Choate Rosemary Hall in Connecticut will be the location for this special field hockey experience. Fairfield, CT (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Revolution Field Hockey, the national leader in field hockey education and events, has announced the first annual Top of the Class Camp. The event is designed for high-achieving student-athletes who wish to play...

2014-04-17 20:23:19

A former Under Secretary of Homeland Security joins some of IBM's top cyber security experts to brief IT professionals on how to defend against today's urgent threats, including Heartbleed. ROCHESTER, N.Y., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- iSECURE, LLC, an end-to-end cyber security consulting and solutions provider, today announced program details of its forthcoming "2014 Information Security Executive Summit," to be held in partnership with the IBM X-Force Research and Development organization...

2014-04-16 23:00:44

Dr. David Edelson has recently launched a new website to provide his patients in Plainville, CT with information on laser gum surgery and other dentistry services he offers. Patients are encouraged to use the site to learn about the full range of services Dr. Edelson performs in Plainville CT, from placing dental implants to giving patients dental crowns. Plainville, CT (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Patients of Dr. David Edelson can now take advantage of a website launched exclusively to help...

2014-04-15 23:14:22

National Public Education Initiative Takes Place April 20 – April 26, 2014 Norwalk, CT (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Reproductive Medicine Associates of Connecticut (RMACT) and RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association (NIAW) will recognize the twenty-fifth Anniversary of National Infertility Awareness Week®, April 20 through April 26, joining millions of women and men fighting the disease of infertility, healthcare professionals, psychologists, and other thought leaders to promote...

2014-04-15 23:14:20

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx will discuss distracted driving on The Peggy Smedley Show today, April 15, at 12 noon CT as a part of the show's coverage of National Distracted Driving Awareness Month. Carol Stream, Ill. (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 “Distracted driving is a big epidemic,” according to U.S. Secretary of Transportation, Anthony Foxx. “The trend is growing, particularly with younger drivers who feel more brazen about using technology while they’re...

2014-04-15 20:22:34

HARTFORD, Conn., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Back9Network, the golf lifestyle multiplatform media network, announced today that world record holder, former long drive champion, and professional long driver and instructor, Mike Dobbyn, has joined the network as an ambassador and contributor. Dobbyn will contribute video and editorial content to Back9Network.com surrounding golf fitness and instruction. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140415/73588 "As we expand our...

2014-04-15 08:37:16

MADISON, Conn., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PowerPhone, a leading provider of training services and 911 call handling protocols, today announced the release of their entire continuing education curriculum online. A 2012 survey conducted by the company revealed a growing need for easing and more cost-effective continuing education training for public safety personnel, with 78% of personnel expected to take at least one online course in 2013. With this launch, PowerPhone will provide...

2014-04-14 23:04:41

The April 16th event will educate the public about the importance of making healthcare decisions known in advance. Congressman John Larson will be the featured speaker along with government representatives and a national expert on advance directives. Wethersfield, CT (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 What: On the occasion of National Healthcare Decisions Day, April 16, Qualidigm CEO Tim Elwell will moderate a multi-interdisciplinary panel of state, national, community and healthcare leaders who will...

2014-04-14 12:35:00

Consumers Urged by Genworth CEO to Discuss and Create a Plan for One of the Nation's Most Important and Pervasive Social Issues RICHMOND, Va., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In its 11(th) year, the Genworth (NYSE: GNW) 2014 Cost of Care Survey shows the cost to receive long term care services at home in Connecticut through a home health aide decreased over the past five years. On a national level, the survey shows a dramatic increase in facility based care, such as an assisted living facility...

2014-04-14 12:28:38

STAMFORD, Conn., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Affinion Group, Inc. will hold an informational call to discuss the results for the quarter ended March 31, 2014 at 10 a.m. (ET) on Thursday, April 24, 2014. The conference call will be broadcast live and can be accessed by dialing 1.866.394.8483 (domestic) or 1.706.758.1455 (international) and entering passcode 26174631. Interested parties should call at least ten (10) minutes prior to the call to register. The company will also provide...


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2012-06-14 10:57:58

Symbol: RURO4 Group: Dicot Family: Rosaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Subshrub Native Status: L48    N Distribution: RubusrossbergianusBlanch. distribution:USA(CT, MA, RI, VT) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida –...

2012-06-18 04:57:55

Symbol: CRPE17 Group: Dicot Family: Rosaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Shrub Native Status: L48    N Distribution: CrataeguspequotorumSarg. distribution:USA(CT) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons...

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2005-05-26 11:32:33

Chalcocite, copper(I) sulfide (Cu2S), is an important copper mineral ore. It is opaque, being colored dark-gray to black with a metallic luster. It has a hardness of 2½ - 3. It is a sulfide with an orthorhombic crystal system. Chalcocite is sometimes found as a primary vein mineral in hydrothermal veins. However, most chalcocite occurs in the supergene enriched environment below the oxidation zone of copper deposits as a result of the leaching of copper from the oxidized minerals. It is...

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