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2014-09-09 23:08:56

Nation’s largest Verizon Wireless franchise retailer invites potential business owners to Connecticut headquarters to learn about owning a Wireless Zone® store Middletown, CT (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 Wireless Zone,® the nation’s largest Verizon Wireless retail franchisor, is inviting entrepreneurs to a Discovery Day event at its headquarters in Middletown, Connecticut, on Monday, September 22 from 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. The event will give potential new business owners an...

2014-09-09 23:01:48

Tee it up for a great cause! Golf, lunch, cocktail reception & more at The Stanwich Club in Greenwich on Thursday, October 9, 2014. Greenwich, CT (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 The third annual Lyme Research Alliance(LRA) Golf Tournament will be held on Thursday, October 9 at the exclusive Stanwich Club in Greenwich, CT. Proceeds from the tournament will help LRA fund research and ultimately find a cure for Lyme and other debilitating tick-borne diseases. “We are proud to be part of...

2014-09-09 08:32:06

For U.S. Media Only RIDGEFIELD, Conn., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A pre-specified, pooled subgroup sensitivity analysis from the two identically designed Phase III INPULSIS(TM) trials, presented today at the European Respiratory Society International Congress (ERS) evaluated the impact of the investigational drug nintedanib on reducing the decline in lung function, as measured by annual rate of decline in forced vital capacity (FVC), in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF)...

2014-09-08 23:06:11

5th Annual Healthy Living and Family Festival to be held September 13th and 14th at Taylor Farm Park in Norwalk. Norwalk, CT (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 Daphne Dixon and Scot Weicker, co-founders of Live Green Connecticut! have announced the dates for the 5th annual festival will be Saturday, September 13th, from 10am - 4pm, and Sunday, September 14th from 11am - 4pm at Taylor Farm Park located at 45 Calf Pasture Beach Road in Norwalk, Connecticut. Admission is Free! New this year is...

2014-09-08 16:25:34

Aspen Dental and Oral Health America Will Continue the "Healthy Mouth Movement" SYRACUSE, N.Y., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: Aspen Dental dentists and team members will volunteer their time and talents for a FREE "Day of Service" for those in need, in 11 Aspen Dental offices in the state of...

2014-09-08 12:30:18

Additionally, data from the WISDOM trial on stepwise withdrawal of ICS in COPD was also presented at ERS and simultaneously published in the New England Journal of Medicine RIDGEFIELD, Conn., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boehringer Ingelheim today presented the first data from the pivotal Phase III TONADO(TM) 1&2 studies (NCT01431274/NCT01431287) for the fixed-dose combination (FDC) of tiotropium plus olodaterol delivered via the Respimat(®) inhaler in patients with moderate to...

2014-09-08 12:29:32

For U.S. Media Only RIDGEFIELD, Conn., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boehringer Ingelheim today presented new data from the company's Phase III trial program (UniTinA-asthma(®)) evaluating tiotropium in asthma, including the first study assessing the efficacy and safety of tiotropium in adolescent patients with symptomatic asthma. These data were unveiled during an oral session at the European Respiratory Society (ERS) International Congress 2014 in Munich, Germany. Tiotropium is...

2014-09-08 12:26:47

New Integrated Fall Marketing Campaign Launches September 8 HARTFORD, Conn., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Connecticut Office of Tourism kicked off an integrated marketing campaign to inspire residents and visitors to see Connecticut differently this season. From unique vantages through GoPros and aerial footage, to launching a new fall tourism marketing campaign and Instagram channel, the state will be bringing hundreds of "Revolutionary Views" across the state to life through a...

2014-09-08 12:26:40

"Unbreakable" reveals how Miami-based Project Medishare and the Knights of Columbus helped earthquake amputees overcome disability and stigmas in Haiti NEW HAVEN, Conn., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A documentary about hope and healing in the midst of the horrific aftermath of Haiti's 2010 earthquake will be a featured presentation at the DocMiami International Film Festival in Boca Raton on Saturday, Sept. 13, 1:15 p.m., at the Oak Room at Sugar Sand Park, 300 S....

2014-09-05 23:05:40

PhysicianOne Urgent Care is expanding on its 8 current locations, by adding at least 6 additional locations through the first quarter of 2015. Brookfield, CT (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 PhysicianOne Urgent Care, the largest physician-owned urgent care provider in Connecticut, announces further expansion of at least six additional locations to blanket the state in almost every county through the first quarter of 2015. By mid-2015 the company also plans to open more locations outside of...


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