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2015-04-09 16:27:33

Education, Conversation and Preparation Remains a Critical Part of Developing a Long Term Care Strategy RICHMOND, Va., April 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Genworth announced today, the results of

2015-04-01 23:05:35

BestCollegeReviews.org ranks Wilmington University #10 out of the 25 top online programs at higher education institutions that provide ten or more degrees fully online. (PRWEB)

2015-04-01 16:21:02

Federal Highway & Bridge Funding Facing May 31 Deadline WASHINGTON, April 1, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An analysis of the recently-released 2014 U.S.

2015-03-31 08:38:09

WILMINGTON, Del., March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement is being issued regarding In re The Flintkote Company and Flintkote Mines Limited, Case No.

2015-03-26 08:41:37

Conversion Allows for Increased Levels of Automated Transcript Processing NORTHFIELD, Ill., March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of North Carolina Wilmington is the first

2015-03-18 23:01:02

The energy brokering and consulting company signs two new agreements with top energy suppliers of electricity and natural gas. Delaware (PRWEB) March 18, 2015

2015-03-13 12:30:48

State Leaders Urged to Support Tobacco Prevention Initiatives WASHINGTON, March 13, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Kids in Delaware will stand up to Big Tobacco on March 18 as they join thousands

2015-03-13 12:25:42

NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement is being issued by Bass, Berry & Sims PLC regarding the Healthways Shareholder Litigation. IN THE COURT

2015-03-10 12:22:52

-- OSW study to be presented at March 10-12 'Offshore 2015' EWEA conference in Copenhagen -- NEWARK, Del., March 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study, conducted by the University of

2015-03-04 16:21:19

JACKSON, Miss., March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Raymonda Delaware decided she could do a better job herself.


Latest Delaware Reference Libraries

Delaware chicken
2014-07-07 06:57:27

The Delaware chicken is a breed of domestic chicken that was developed in the state of Delaware in the United States of America during the early part of the twentieth century by crossing New Hampshire hens with barred Plymouth Rock roosters. The breed was officially established in 1940 after George Ellis chose to breed the sports, or chickens with a light white or silver coloration, that were produced from broiler chickens. Because the area in which this breed was bred was the most...

Modern game fowl
2014-07-02 09:12:05

The modern game fowl is a breed of domestic chicken that was developed in England during the latter half of the nineteenth century. This breed was developed by crossing Malays with Old English game, and although it was bred to look like a fighting chicken, it was never intended to be used as one, especially after cockfighting became illegal in its native country of England. It was accepted by the American Poultry Association as an official breed in 1874. The modern game fowl varies in...

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Word of the Day
honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.