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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...

2014-09-05 12:23:57

Six of Connecticut's resident theatres join together for a weekend festival of plays, musicals, events and special discounts HARTFORD, Conn., Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Connecticut Office of Tourism announced that from October 23-26, Connecticut's Flagship Producing Theatres will be hosting a vibrant weekend festival of plays, musicals and theatre events at six regional theatres across the state. From classics to new works, to conferences and talks, theatregoers can...

2014-09-05 08:24:34

WALLINGFORD, Conn., Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- While location will always be the factor that most influences home prices, modern architecture offers plenty of options for homeowners who want to make their properties more valuable--and more enjoyable. Pools and hot tubs are still popular, but new trends, such as outdoor kitchens, are a new frontier in home design that is redefining casual cooking and social events. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140903/142640...

2014-09-04 23:06:57

Reproductive Medicine Associates of Connecticut has hired Lisa Schuman, LCSW to counsel fertility patients and expand its mental health offerings, including new drop-in support groups. Norwalk, CT (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 Reproductive Medicine Associates of Connecticut (RMACT) has hired Lisa Schuman, LCSW, to be its Director of Mental Health Services. Schuman will provide i nfertility patients with support, guidance and education, and as part of the Connecticut fertility practice’s...

2014-09-04 16:27:27

STAMFORD, Conn., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Purdue Pharma is presenting results from several studies and post-hoc analyses evaluating extended-release, single-entity hydrocodone bitartrate tablets, including the analgesic effectiveness and safety among patients transitioning from immediate-release hydrocodone combination products and the formulation's abuse-deterrent potential in recreational opioid abusers at PAINWeek national conference Sept. 2 - 6 in Las Vegas....

2014-09-04 08:28:03

During the month of SeptemBEAR, Lovable Pop Culture Icon Shares Birthday Wishes to Make the World a Softer Place and Announces Plans to Party All Month with Fans in Social Media WILTON, Conn., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- What do leg warmers, mullets, white glitter gloves and Snuggle Bear have in common? They all sprang out of the early 1980's. But only one, Snuggle Bear, has stood the test of time and emerged as a true pop culture icon - enchanting and fascinating a new generation of fans...

2014-09-04 08:21:26

FARMINGTON, Conn., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dream Ride Experience, a multi-day series of events for Special Olympics culminated in Farmington, CT, last weekend, with The Dream Show, an exotic and collector car show as well as the annual Dream Ride, a 40-mile cruise through the neighboring Connecticut countryside. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140903/142698Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140903/142699 Thousands of motorcycles converged at the...

2014-09-03 08:27:52

GREENWICH, Conn., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- North Castle Partners, a leading private equity firm focused on investments in consumer-driven companies that promote Healthy, Active and Sustainable Living, announced today the sale of International Fitness Holdings, Inc. to TriWest Capital. Details of the transaction were not disclosed. International Fitness is a leading operator of fitness clubs in the province of Alberta, Canada operating under two distinct brands, World Health and...


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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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  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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