Quantcast

Latest Florida Stories

2014-10-16 08:28:09

DANIA, Fla., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Business entrepreneur, telecommunications and tech expert and online marketing expert, Issa Asad, has released a new eBook about making money through Alibaba. Instant Profits with Alibaba is Asad's second publication and continues the Instant Profits series and is currently available on Amazon. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141015/152478 Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141015/152477 Asad's previous book, Instant...

2014-10-15 23:01:35

Drucker Law Offices provides free consultations to clients with car accidents, truck accidents, wrongful death, slip and fall / trip and fall, work place injuries and more. Pembroke Pines, FL (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Drucker Law Offices, a Boca Raton law firm that specializes in accident and personal injury cases, recently announced the grand opening of its new office at 1931 NW 150th Ave, Ste 203, Pembroke Pines, FL 33028. The law firm’s newest office joins additional locations in Boca...

2014-10-15 23:00:24

MedicScan®, powered by Acuant, will be exhibiting at Booth 201 during the 2014 eClinicalWorks® National Users Conference (NUC) which is being held from the 17th to 20th of October in Orlando, Florida. Taking place at the Orlando World Center Marriott, this regional event will provide attendees with the opportunity to learn more about Acuant’s innovative identity and medical solutions which have been seamlessly integrated into eClinicalWorks technologies to enhance and...

2014-10-15 20:21:56

CLEARWATER, Fla., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2014 RS:X Youth 2014 World Windsurfing Championships will take place from October 18 to 25 in Clearwater Beach, a first time US event for this sport. Preparations are in full swing and more than 85 competitors from 19 nations and four continents have registered. This international event was originally planned for Herzliya, Israel but organizers moved the event to the US. The City of Clearwater, in partnership with Tampa Bay...

2014-10-15 16:26:24

FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time for the countywide celebration of Broward's centennial, the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society prepares to offer a look at the colorful history of Fort Lauderdale with several exhibits at its New River Inn Museum of History. Over the next year, they will unveil five exhibits: Images from the Stranahan Collection, Beating the Heat: Surviving Summer in South Florida, Ofrendas, A Different Perspective: Your Take on History...

2014-10-15 12:27:56

Experts team-up to help keep quality medicines available to those who need them TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ISPE, the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering, released its Drug Shortages Prevention Plan at its 2014 Annual Meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada. Regulators from the European Medicines Agency (EMA), the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA), welcomed the Plan and spoke...

2014-10-15 12:27:03

Popular Northwest Florida Beer Festival Expected to Sell Out MIRAMAR BEACH, Fla., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Sunny skies and good times are predicted for the upcoming Baytowne Beer Festival at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. The two day festival includes a beer bingo walkabout on Friday, October 17 and a craft beer tasting with more than 200 selections on Saturday, October 18. On Friday at 6 p.m. guests can participate in the first Beer Bingo at the Village and have the chance...

2014-10-15 08:32:56

NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Robert Graham is very pleased to announce that it will open a branded retail store featuring the full Robert Graham collection in The Mall at University Town Center in Sarasota, Florida. The store will carry the complete range of Robert Graham, including men's sportswear, premium denim, furnishings, accessories, outerwear, newly launched footwear and jewelry collections, as well as women's sportswear. The Mall at University Town Center in...

2014-10-15 08:30:21

Four Gastric Bypass NO Surgery® users who lost 100 lbs without surgery flew to meet the stars from DWTS. Tommy Chong took the time to meet with them and hear of their success. TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Meeting on the Dancing With The Stars set, Tommy Chong was introduced to four users who lost 100 lb each without surgery thanks to Roca Labs' Gastric Bypass NO Surgery® regimen. While Tommy is slim and not a Roca Labs candidate, he was impressed by the weight loss...

2014-10-15 08:27:07

MIRAMAR BEACH, Fla., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- History and music will create a cultural crescendo on Nov. 1, as Sinfonia Gulf Coast presents the U.S. premiere of "Brothers in Arts: 70 Years of Liberty," a piece created by acclaimed composers Chris Brubeck and Guillaume Saint-James to commemorate the 70(th) anniversary of D-Day. "Brothers in Arts" will feature a mixed-medium entertainment experience with jazz and orchestral music performed by Sinfonia Gulf Coast, the only fully...


Latest Florida Reference Libraries

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...

More Articles (128 articles) »
Word of the Day
ramage
  • Boughs or branches.
  • Warbling of birds in trees.
Related