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2013-08-14 23:17:00

The Bar Association of Erie County has chosen Algonquin Studios and its web content management system, QuantumCMS, for the design, development, and hosting of the Association’s web site. Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) August 14, 2013 The Bar Association of Erie County, a non-profit professional association with over 3,700 judges and attorneys in the Western New York area, has chosen Algonquin Studios and its web content management system, QuantumCMS, for the design, development, and hosting of the...

2013-08-01 23:25:13

After a two week-long trial, an Erie County (Buffalo, NY) jury delivered a verdict in favor of the family of Lee Bernard Holdsworth in the amount of $ 3 million dollars. Mr. Holdsworth was a former employee at Ashland Oil in Tonawanda, New York, and he was diagnosed with mesothelioma in February 2012 and died on January 17, 2013. Buffalo, New York (PRWEB) August 01, 2013 The law firm of Lipsitz & Ponterio, LLC is pleased to announce that, after a two week-long trial presided over by...

2012-03-15 10:00:00

Ingram Content Group has been named the primary vendor of print materials for the 37 branch Buffalo and Erie County Public Library System, which celebrated 175 years of service in 2011 and had 3.65 million patron visits last year. Nashville, Tennessee (PRWEB) March 15, 2012 As libraries develop their services to meet the needs of today´s patrons, systems like the Buffalo and Erie County Public Library System are selecting Ingram Content Group for its comprehensive library supply...

2011-07-29 09:00:00

ERIE, Pa., July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett today toured GE Transportation, Erie County's largest employer, where he discussed his commitment to working with Pennsylvania's businesses to ensure future growth and job creation. GE Transportation (GET), headquartered in Erie, provides manufacturing services for the railroad, marine, drilling, mining and energy storage industries. "I am committed to fostering the pro-growth, pro-business environment that will...

2009-11-19 11:00:00

ERIE, Pa., Nov. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An impressive 1,257 volunteers picked up 72,763 pieces of trash adding up to 19,395 pounds during the seventh Pennsylvania-Lake Erie International Coastal Cleanup, according to the Department of Environmental Protection. The results of the Sept. 19 regional cleanup were announced today at the Tom Ridge Environmental Center. The Department of Environmental Protection, along with other state agencies, community leaders and organizations,...

2009-09-27 12:40:55

Dwarf scouring rush found in rare wetland on Mercyhurst College land Western Pennsylvania Conservancy (WPC) scientists have discovered a plant in Erie County that has never been recorded in Pennsylvania. The plant, dwarf scouring rush, was identified with the aid of a Mercyhurst College professor on the college's Mercyhurst West property in Girard. Dwarf scouring rush is known to exist in northern U.S. states and in Canada, but the plant had not been identified in Pennsylvania until this...


Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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