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2014-10-22 08:22:40

QUITO, Ecuador, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TAME Airlines, one of Ecuador's premiere airlines, launched a new service between Quito, Ecuador and Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) beginning October 17, 2014. Officials and Executives from TAME Airlines, the Ecuadorian Ministry of Transportation, Broward County Aviation, FLL and the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) attended a press conference to celebrate the inaugural flight marking...

2014-10-21 23:05:29

Pamela Fleming, Executive Vice President, The Institute for Basic Research, Florida, announces that "The recently observed 'Red Moon' establishes the lack of expansion of the universe because the Moon sees Sunlight redshifted while passing through Earth's atmosphere without relative motion. This is evidence that, light reaching us from galaxies is redshifted without the expansion of the universe due to the replacement of Earth's atmosphere with intergalactic...

2014-10-21 23:04:52

“Medicina Moderna” is the first Spanish language, healthcare-oriented, reality television show where individuals are competing for a grand prize of $10,000 and an executive position at Cano Health Center in Pembroke Pines, Florida. Pembroke Pines, Florida (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 Cano Health, a full-service medical, dental, and vision center, is set to host a historic casting call for the first ever, healthcare oriented, Spanish language reality TV show, “Medicina Moderna” (Modern...

2014-10-21 23:01:33

Graduate School of Computer And Information Sciences Acquires New Hardware To Advance Cloud Computing Education Course Offering And Research Fort Lauderdale-Davie, Fla. (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 When it comes to understanding cloud computing and that it entails, finding those with the necessary skills-set can be difficult. Seeing a gap in number of available staff, Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) Graduate School of Computer and Information Sciences (GSCIS) is proud to announce a new...

2014-10-21 12:27:43

iPic Media will forge strategic partnerships with luxury and lifestyle brands to showcase original and engaging content for iPic Theaters' influential audience, just in time for the coveted holiday movie season BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- iPic Entertainment, creators of iPic Theaters, the fastest-growing affordable luxury movie-watching experience in the nation, today announces it will formally launch an exciting new division that will redefine the in-house cinema...

2014-10-21 12:21:49

CINCINNATI, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In support of Hunger Action Month, Fast Park, an offsite airport parking company with 17 facilities in 13 markets, collected 10,083 pounds of food and donated more than $10,000 to local food banks. This is the seventh year in a row Fast Park has participated in Hunger Action Month facilitated by Feeding America, the nation's leading domestic hunger-relief charity. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141021/153328 Collections...

2014-10-21 08:43:48

After month-long testing of multiple solutions OpenScape emerged with highest ranking BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Unify, a leading communications software and services firm, today announced Palm Beach County has selected OpenScape Voice and UC to support its more than 10,000 users across nearly 300 locations. After a rigorous due diligence process, Palm Beach County selected OpenScape due to its integration flexibility, scalability, cost-effective solution and...

2014-10-21 08:41:13

Cable Bahamas subsidiary executes agreement for dark fiber and neutral colocation with Allied Fiber to expand network from Miami to Jacksonville NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Allied Fiber, the United States' first open-access, integrated, network-neutral colocation and dark fiber superstructure, today announced that Summit Broadband Inc., a regional service provider headquartered in Orlando, Florida, a subsidiary of Cable Bahamas, Ltd., has executed a 20-year Indefeasible...

2014-10-21 08:23:30

"Known for their unique, independent approach to business and professional service, Domani Motor Cars is committed to providing their clients with the highest level of customer satisfaction possible." DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Domani Motor Cars today announced a donation totaling $342,500 to the Abundant Life Christian Center of Margate, Florida. This donation will fund the ministry's outreach program. Photo -...

2014-10-20 23:07:54

Aviation maintenance software company rolls out platform at 2014 NBAA trade show. Fort Myers, Florida (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Flightdocs Inc. announces the release of its Enterprise Inventory Platform, the first module of its new Flightdocs Enterprise Suite of aviation data-management solutions. This new tool for web and mobile-based users allows aviation mechanics and operations personnel to track inventory, requests for repairs, parts requisition requests, purchase orders and shipping...


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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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