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2014-04-04 20:21:52

ARLINGTON, Texas, April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The University of Texas at Arlington has named Anne Bavier, a nationally recognized health care leader who has held posts at top ranked universities and at the National Institutes of Health, as the new dean of the College of Nursing. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140404/DC99020 Bavier previously served as dean of the University of Connecticut School of Nursing in Storrs, Conn. and also served as dean of the nursing...

2014-04-04 16:20:19

GROTON, Conn., April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Electric Boat an $11 million contract to perform non-nuclear maintenance work for submarines homeported at the Naval Submarine Base in Groton. Electric Boat is a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD). With this modification, Electric Boat will continue operating the New England Maintenance Manpower Initiative (NEMMI) at the submarine base. Electric Boat will provide a wide range...

2014-04-03 20:21:31

Expresses Continued Frustration with Sensient's Attempt to Conceal its Operational Underperformance GREENWICH, Conn., April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FrontFour Capital Group LLC, together with its affiliates ("FrontFour"), today commented on the resignation of Dr. Elaine R. Wedral, a director of Sensient Technologies Corporation (the "Company" or "Sensient"), from the board of directors of Balchem Corporation ("Balchem"), effectively acknowledging the inherent conflict that would have...

2014-04-03 16:21:57

STAMFORD, Conn., April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Information Services Group, Inc. (ISG) (NASDAQ: III), a leading technology insights, market intelligence and advisory services company, confirmed today that it will release its first quarter 2014 financial results on Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at approximately 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time. The Company will host a conference call on Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time. Dial in details are as follows: --Dial in number 1-888-510-1765...

2014-04-03 04:20:39

STAMFORD, Conn., April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ICON International, Inc., a specialty finance company engaged in corporate barter, was voted one of the top ten places to work in the large company category in Best Places to work in Connecticut for 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090119/NY60267LOGO This survey and awards program was designed to identify, recognize and honor the best employers in Connecticut, benefitting the state's economy, workforce and businesses. The...

2014-04-02 23:22:21

Whether we’re interviewing for a first job, presenting in front of a class or meeting a new friend, hiding a smile that isn’t what we want it to be can affect our self-confidence and keep us from feeling our best. Dr John Iwasaki, Dental Associates of Connecticut. Danbury, CT. (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 Every orthodontist knows we only get one chance to make a first impression with the people we meet. Whether we’re interviewing for a first job, presenting in front of a class or meeting...

2014-04-01 23:05:02

Statewide Anti-hunger and Food Security Organization Welcomes Jacquelyn Andstrom and Steven Gavron Hartford, Conn. (PRWEB) April 01, 2014 End Hunger Connecticut!, a statewide anti-hunger and food security organization, with headquarters in Hartford, today announced the addition of Jacquelyn Andstrom of Manchester and Steven Gavron of Newington as SNAP Call Center Associate and SNAP Outreach Coordinator, respectively. “We’re excited to welcome Jackie and Steve to End Hunger...

2014-04-01 08:21:40

Partners Expand Workplace EV Charging at Trophy Office Building Located at the Stamford Transportation Center MIAMI BEACH, Fla., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Car Charging Group, Inc. (OTCQB: CCGI) ("CarCharging"), the leading provider of electric vehicle (EV) charging services, is pleased to announce that through its partnership with Empire State Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: ESRT) ("ESRT") and LAZ Parking ("LAZ"), EV charging services are now available at the Garage at Metro Center in...

2014-03-31 23:37:33

Disability advocates from Second Thoughts Connecticut and national Not Dead Yet celebrated Friday as the Connecticut legislature rejected assisted suicide legislation, when a bill to legalize assisted suicide bill died in the Public Health Committee. A week earlier, a similar bill died in the Massachusetts Joint Committee On Public Health and, earlier this spring, New Hampshire overwhelmingly rejected an assisted suicide bill by a vote of 219-66. Boston, MA (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 On...

2014-03-31 23:37:15

Company receives $10,000 to expand green building and LEED workforce education and training curriculum. Ridgefield, CT (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 Poplar Network today announced it received a CTNext Entrepreneur Innovation Award (EIA), at the first EIA event on Feb. 27, at The Bijou Theatre in Bridgeport, Conn. The award provides $10,000 for innovative project ideas that help propel startups to the next level. CTNext, Connecticut's innovation ecosystem, is managed by Connecticut...


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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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