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2012-06-07 23:01:31

Erie Rising and other environmental groups mobilize 300 residents to call on Encana to stop the Canyon Creek drilling site near their homes and elementary schools in Erie, Colorado Erie, Colorado (PRWEB) June 07, 2012 The newly founded group Erie Rising organized a protest on Saturday to demand that Encana cancel their drilling plans on a new eight pad well that is located near schools and many homes. The event featured a rally at Erie Community Park at 10:30 a.m., followed by a march from...

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...

2011-08-19 15:26:00

ERIE, Pa., Aug. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Logistics Plus, an Erie, Pa. based global logistics company, has always taken pride in the Erie community that it calls home. Established in 1996 to provide global logistics management for Erie-based GE Transportation Systems, the largest locomotive manufacturer in the world, Logistics Plus has grown to a $100M company with offices around the world, but has always invested back in its home town. (Photo:...

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...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.