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2013-10-01 23:00:57

Monies help fund new aquarium experience, Shark Shallows. Charleston, SC (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 Marine wildlife artist and conservationist Guy Harvey will visit the South Carolina Aquarium on October 5, 2013. In addition to touring the facility, he will present the Aquarium with a $75,000 grant on behalf of the Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation. The grant will be used to help fund the Aquarium’s newest major experience, Shark Shallows, opening Spring 2014. Shark Shallows will be an...

2013-06-27 23:31:07

Firefighters from around the country will be at the Fishers Freedom Festival to compete in the Scott Firefighter Combat Challenge; this is a physical endurance competition to promote fitness within the firefighter community. This is a unique and great event for the entire family to come and enjoy. (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 We are proud to announce the Scott Firefighter Combat Challenge will be held in conjunction with the Fishers Freedom Festival this weekend. The event is being offered to...

2011-09-07 19:00:00

DQE's 'Whatâs Nextâ“ž¢ Sustainment' Program supports emergency preparedness coordinators and their staff to maintain their preparedness levels throughout the year. Fishers, IN (PRWEB) September 07, 2011 Once the training for hospital decontamination or hospital evacuation is over, sometimes itâs difficult to determine the next steps to maintain your level of preparedness. Thatâs why DQE has developed the...

2011-08-04 23:01:00

FISHERS, Ind., Aug. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Customers who travel, live or work along one of the busiest roads in central Indiana, I-69 in Fishers, are expected to experience improved mobile broadband coverage and voice performance as a result of continued investment and innovation by AT&T*. The company announced today that it has completed a key initiative in its ongoing efforts to enhance the wireless capacity and performance of its mobile broadband network in Fishers. "As our...

2010-11-16 00:00:40

DQE, a leader in mass care and emergency response supplies, is assisting aid agencies in finding the appropriate resources and supplies for cholera patient care beyond makeshift solutions. Fishers, Indiana (PRWEB) November 15, 2010 According to the Pan American Health Organization, cholera is one of the leading causes of death in the world, with an estimated 3 million to 5 million cholera cases and 100,000 to 120,000 deaths every year worldwide. Outbreaks of cholera have killed over 540...

2010-10-07 10:04:00

INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Teresa Lubbers, the Commissioner of Higher Education for the State of Indiana, will deliver opening remarks at Hear Indiana's Hear Here Fishers 2010. The organization's 28th Annual Conference, presented by Peyton Manning Children's Hospital at St. Vincent, will take place in Fishers, Indiana on October 29, 2010. Senator Lubbers encourages all Hoosiers to support advocacy individuals who are deaf and hard of hearing. "One of the goals of the Commission...

2006-08-25 16:34:10

By Frank Jack Daniel SAN BLAS, Mexico (Reuters) - Three Mexican men who spent months lost and drifting across the Pacific Ocean in a flimsy fishing boat arrived home on Friday to a heroes' welcome. The bewildered-looking trio faced a barrage of questions from more than 100 noisy journalists, including over unproven allegations of drug smuggling, after they touched down in Mexico City on a commercial flight from Honolulu. The men's 25-foot (8-meter) fiberglass boat ran into trouble...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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