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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...

2014-08-22 20:20:09

ORLANDO, Fla. and CANCUN, Mexico, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hard Rock Cafe Cancun, which is not part of the Hard Rock International portfolio, and operating illegally as an unauthorized cafe, was closed last night by local authorities. Hard Rock is currently seeking enforcement of an earlier arbitration award to shut down the Cancun property among others operated by Operdora DB Mexico, S.A. de C.V. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100323/NY75299LOGO Hard Rock International...

2014-08-22 16:23:11

LARGO, Fla., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Among the select few physicians honored with the prestigious Patients' Choice Award this year is Dr. Ranjan Mahajan M.D. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140822/138878 In fact, of the nation's 870,000 active physicians and dentists, just five percent received top scores from their patients on sites like Vitals (http://www.vitals.com), qualifying them for this honor in 2013. Millions of patients go online each year to rate...

2014-08-22 12:22:45

FPL's typical, 1,000-kWh residential bill projected to remain: JUNO BEACH, Fla., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced that, subject to approval by the Florida Public Service Commission (PSC), it expects to reduce customer rates in 2015. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140822/138896 Based on the company's projections filed today, FPL's typical 1,000-kilowatt-hour residential customer bill will decrease nearly $2 a...

2014-08-21 23:15:48

Isles of the World hosted an Open House for local realtors to preview their 11 new homes on Thursday, July 24th. Homes by Deltona’s World Golf Village Home community, Isles of the World, catered a lovely soiree serving a variety of hors d'oeuvres with a full wine and beer bar. St. Augustine, Florida (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Isles of the World hosted an Open House for local realtors to preview their 11 new homes on Thursday, July 24th. Homes by Deltona’s World Golf Village Home...

2014-08-21 23:15:20

FMSI, a leading workforce optimization vendor for banks and credit unions, announced today its client Community First Credit Union of Florida is implementing the new Whole Branch Scheduling™ enhancement to FMSI’s Omnix Staff Scheduler™. Alpharetta, GA (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 FMSI, a leading workforce optimization vendor for banks and credit unions, announced today its client Community First Credit Union of Florida is implementing the new Whole Branch Scheduling™ enhancement to...

2014-08-21 23:15:06

The new Troubled Teens Coconut Creek helpline is assisting adolescents in Florida to find professional youth rehab. Coconut Creek, FL (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Teenage addiction is nothing new in Florida. Over the years, has claimed thousands of lives throughout the region. But a new helpline in Coconut Creek, FL is providing hope for teenagers who are seeking to overcome their teen drug and alcohol addiction. The Troubled Teens Coconut Creek helpline is designed to provide young adults and...

2014-08-21 23:15:03

The new Troubled Teens Boca Raton helpline has helped local adolescents find youth rehab while on the road to recovery. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Teen substance abuse is long been a major issue among young people in Boca Raton, FL. The rising numbers of young adults falling victim to a drug or alcohol addiction has been staggering. To help make a difference in the community, the new Troubled Teens Boca Raton helpline was established to provide a valuable resource for teens...

2014-08-21 23:13:05

The new Troubled Teens Deerfield Beach helpline places young addicts for youth rehab. Deerfield Beach, FL (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Teen drug and alcohol substance abuse has long been major issue among young people in Deerfield Beach, FL. Unfortunately, most young adults never receive the professional treatment they need. To help make a difference in the community, the new Troubled Teens Deerfield Beach helpline was established to provide a valuable resource for teenagers seeking to...

2014-08-21 23:12:58

Substance abusing teenagers have a new resource for advice and guidance thanks to the new troubled teen helpline for Tamarac, FL. Tamarac, FL (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 It used to be that adolescent substance abusers in Tamarac, FL didn’t have many options when it came to finding a reliable youth rehab facility. Fortunately there is a new helpline available for teenagers struggling with alcohol or drug abuse in Tamarac, FL. The troubled teen helpline caters to adolescents who have a...


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...

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