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2014-08-25 16:23:28

Publication Honored for Writing, Design Excellence ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Realtor, the Business Magazine of Florida Real Estate and monthly trade publication of Florida Realtors®, recently won eight awards in the 2014 Florida Magazine Association's (FMA) competition. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110314/DC64568LOGO Under design excellence, Florida Realtor won a Charlie Award, the competition's top honor or gold standard, for Best Overall...

2014-08-25 12:23:09

TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- BizEd Magazine (BizEd), the world's leading publication within the management education industry, has been named 2014 Magazine of the Year by the Florida Magazine Association (FMA). Along with this distinction, FMA presented five other awards to BizEd, including Best Overall Magazine from the 'Association' category. Each year, the FMA presents bronze, silver, and 'Charlie' awards in 75 categories in areas of general, editorial,...

2014-08-25 08:23:41

Fort Lauderdale attorney Gary S. Ostrow P.A. is recognized for having tried an unprecedented 500 jury trials with over a 90% success rate FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorney Gary S. Ostrow, founder of The Law Offices of Gary Ostrow, (www.fortlauderdalecriminaldefense.us) and two-time winner of Broward Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers "Hat Trick" Award for twice having three consecutive clients acquitted of felonies, announced today that he has retained Simply...

2014-08-24 23:02:41

Dr Phone Fix is making it easier for applicants to be able to Own a Dr Phone Fix Cell Phone Repair Store. Fort Lauderdale, Florida (PRWEB) August 24, 2014 With an affordable startup cost, and a team that has opened twenty stores and is willing to give guidance every step of the way, Dr Phone Fix is fast becoming one of the most attractive businesses in the cell phone and electronic device repair industry. It is estimated that twenty-three percent of American iPhone users has a broken...

2014-08-24 16:20:25

Early damage reports from today's earthquake validate the case for simple preparations for families and small businesses to help prevent injury, property damage, and post-earthquake fires TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Aug. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Citing today's 6.0 magnitude Northern California earthquake, the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes (FLASH) urges residents in 42 USGS-identified earthquake states to take immediate action to prevent injuries, property damage, and post-earthquake...

2014-08-23 23:02:26

Jacksonville Social Media Agency Multiverse Media Group, Inc. Analyzes Statistics and Features that Correlate with Higher Rankings in Google – and other platforms – and Responds with Intuitive Social Media Services. Jacksonville, Florida (PRWEB) August 23, 2014 Modern online marketing has seen a dramatic shift with regard to traditional SEO (Search Engine Optimization) tactics, and leading marketing firms such as Florida’s Multiverse Media Group have been at the forefront with...

2014-08-22 23:05:48

United Capital Funding Corp. announced today that Mark S. Mandula, Managing Partner of United Capital Funding Corp., will be a featured speaker at 5th International Factoring Congress, sponsored by the Polish Factors Association at the Sheraton Hotel in Warsaw, Poland on September 19, 2014. Saint Petersburg, Florida (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 United Capital Funding Corp. announced today that Mark S. Mandula, Managing Partner of United Capital Funding Corp., will be a featured speaker at 5th...

2014-08-22 23:05:44

Award Presented by GrowFL, in Association with the Edward Lowe Foundation, Honors Upcoming Second-Stage Businesses throughout Florida. Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 BioZone Scientific International is proud to be selected as one of fifty leading second-stage companies selected from more than 500 nominations statewide, as this year’s Florida Companies to WatchSM winners. All 2014 winners will join an esteemed group of 150 Florida alumni honored over the past three years....

2014-08-22 23:04:50

Braverman Eye Center now offers advanced surgical treatment for Lasik in Fort Lauderdale at the most affordable cost. Hallandale Beach, Florida (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 Braverman Eye Center is now offering advanced surgical treatment for Lasik in Fort Lauderdale at the most affordable fee. They are on the mission to help patients get better eyesight through their advanced Lasik treatments. LASIK is a highly successful laser vision correction treatment available worldwide and the Braverman...

2014-08-22 23:04:32

The lawyers at Gordon & Doner are assisting patients who have undergone power morcellation review their situation to determine their legal rights. Palm Beach, FL (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 Robert Gordon, partner at South Florida law firm Gordon & Doner, is expressing his concern over the thousands of women who were exposed to the alleged cancer risks linked to power morcellation following Johnson & Johnson's decision to voluntarily withdraw their surgical devices from the...


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Sand Pine, Pinus clausa
2014-04-14 10:28:55

Sand Pine (Pinus clausa) is found along the Florida coasts line mainly the Florida Peninsula from Tampa to Naples on the Gulf Coast and from St. Augustine to Fort Lauderdale on the Atlantic Coast. Some trees can be found in higher elevations of the peninsula from Clay County to Lake Okeechobee. The sand pine grows best in sandy and otherwise unsuitable soil depleted of any nutrients. The sand pine is a short and shrubby tree, which grows to heights of 16-33 feet with some growing to 69...

Ocala National Forest
2014-01-20 10:22:39

Ocala National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of Florida. This forest, established in 1908, encompasses 430,447 acres and is the oldest national forest east of the Mississippi River. It holds four designated wilderness areas including Billies Bay Wilderness and Juniper Prairie Wilderness. This forest receives millions of visitors each year, more than any other national forest within Mississippi. Ocala National Forest resides within the Florida sand...

Apalachicola National Forest
2013-11-01 10:37:21

The Apalachicola National Forest is the largest U.S. National Forest within the state of Florida. It encompasses 632,890 acres and is the only national forest located in the Florida Panhandle. The National Forest provides water and land-based outdoors activities such as swimming, hiking, hunting, fishing, horse-back riding, and off-road ATV usage. The forest contains two Wilderness Areas: Bradwell Bay Wilderness Area and Mud Swamp/New River Wilderness. There are also several special...

Florida Black Bear, Ursus americanus floridanus
2013-05-17 11:12:26

The Florida black bear (Ursus americanus floridanus) is a subspecies of the American black bear. It once held a range that included Florida and southern areas of Georgia and Alabama. Today it occurs in these areas and in southern Mississippi, but its range is now fragmented. This species prefers a habitat within forested areas like sand-pine scrub, wetlands, oak scrub, and upland hardwood forests. This is the only species of bear to prefer a subtropical habitat. The Florida black bear...

Dry Tortugas National Park
2013-04-18 12:21:11

Dry Tortugas National Park is located in the Gulf of Mexico in the United States. The park consists of a small chain of coral islands, comprising 64,701 acres, but only 104 acres of land. The islands are about seventy miles from Key West, Florida and comprise the far western portion of the Florida Keys. The first European explorer to visit the area was Juan Ponce de León, who named the islands the Tortugas after catching 160 sea turtles near them. The term “dry” is used to denote the...

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  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
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