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Tint World® opens seven new store locations in the states of Georgia, Colorado, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia, Florida and California. BOCA RATON, Fla., Apr.
State-of-the-Art Healthcare Facility Consolidates Communication and Alarm Functions on Smartphones SARASOTA, Fla.
CareerSource Palm Beach County and its local community partners will receive the 2014 Community Development Award from the U.S. Dept.
South Florida has created a task for specifically to counter the disastrous effects induced by the new street drug, flakka, according to The Sun Sentinel.
Just in time for Autism Awareness Month! HCI announces the release of Aspertools: The Practical Guide for Understanding and Embracing Asperger’s, Autism Spectrum Disorders, and Neurodiversity
ORLANDO, Fla., April 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Acomb Ostendorf & Associates are pleased to announce that Colonel Kevin P.
ITURAN and ABCoA announced the strategic integration of ITURAN's GPS Controlit product with ABCoA's Deal Pack dealer management system (DMS). FT.
Award-winning customizable mobile technology helps Aftermarket retailers retain and engage with today's "always-on" consumer DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., April 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., April 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Construction has begun on the $145 million luxury waterfront condominium community of AZURE.
According to a recent article published by USA Today, Florida’s rate of infants born with neonatal abstinence syndrome are twice as high as the national average.
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 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...
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...
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 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...
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.
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