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2011-04-05 12:34:00

MIAMI, April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Accountability Project, a political committee headed by community activist Vanessa Brito, has launched a public education campaign aimed at exposing the truth about Miami-Dade County Commissioner Carlos Gimenez, who is running for Miami-Dade mayor. The campaign includes a 60-second radio spot running on Spanish-language radio stations in Miami, and a website www.gimenez-truth.com containing background information about Gimenez's record. "On March 15th,...

2008-07-30 09:01:09

By Chloe Morrison, Chattanooga Times/Free Press, Tenn. Jul. 30--Although some school systems in the region did not make "adequate yearly progress" this year, a state report shows that graduation rates in Northwest Georgia are on the rise.

2008-07-02 09:00:16

Comcast/South Florida announced today that Comcast Digital Voice(R) (CDV) customers now have access to 4 new, inexpensive international calling plans. "We've worked diligently to negotiate low rates, so our CDV customers can save money when calling Mexico, Latin America, Asia and Western Europe.


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2007-06-25 07:26:23

The Knight Anole, Anolis equestris, is a species of lizard in the family Polychrotidae. It is native to Cuba, but has been introduced into the Dade and Broward counties of Florida. Although these lizards are diurnal, after sunning themselves on asphalt, rocks, or sidewalks, they can hunt into the night on occasion. Their diet consists of prey like tarantulas and other anoles. The Knight Anole is the largest of all anoles and grows to a length of 13 to 20 inches including the tail. It is...

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Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.