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2014-09-10 08:37:54

ORLANDO, Florida, DUBLIN and ATLANTA, September 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sysnet Global Solutions today announced that ComplianceMaker, its PCI DSS compliance management solution, is now certifying to Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) v3.0. Sysnet(R) is a market leader in payment card industry compliance services, specializing in PCI DSS compliance validation and merchant retention solutions for acquiring organizations. The announcement was made today at...

2014-09-10 08:28:00

Florida, Texas, North Carolina, New Jersey and New York Lead as Top 5 States with Most Minutes Read in Summer 2014 NEW YORK, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Children worldwide set a new world record for summer reading by logging 304,749,681 million minutes in the 8(th) annual Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge (between May 5, 2014 and September 5, 2014), breaking the 2013 world record of 176,438,473 reading minutes. This summer, 7,334 schools, from across all 50 states and 29 countries,...

2014-09-10 08:26:47

'Big Deal about Big Data' -- Special edition of Classified Intelligence Report ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Facebook does it. So do EBay and AutoTrader.com. Slando in Ukraine, SeLoger in France and Seek in Australia all do it. All of those companies, and dozens more, are using Big Data from their classified and marketplace services to increase revenue, improve engagement and strengthen their bottom lines. Logo -...

2014-09-10 08:21:39

Offsite airport parking company collects canned goods September 8 - September 30, matching $1 for every pound donated CINCINNATI, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Fast Park family of offsite airport parking companies launches its seventh annual Canned Food Drive from September 8 through September 30 in support of National Hunger Action Month. Local collections will take place in 13 markets across the United States including Albuquerque, Austin, Baltimore, Cincinnati,...

2014-09-09 23:15:21

To lead in the scientific development of effective, safe and well tolerated alternative medicines, AltMed has appointed clinician and researcher, Dr. Valerie Riddle and practitioner Dr. Matthew Nessetti. Sarasota, FL (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 AltMed, a fully integrated Florida company bringing pharmaceutical industry precision to the development and production of medical cannabis is building its scientific and medical capabilities with the appointment of Dr. Valerie Riddle, MS, FACP as...

2014-09-09 23:13:52

Ft. Lauderdale recovery center provides support after treatment, such as a comprehensive relapse prevention plan and alumni activities. Fort Lauderdale, Florida (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 Cornerstone Recovery Center in Ft. Lauderdale provides addiction recovery programs that are tailored to help clients stay sober even after completing treatment. Programs are customized to provide individual plans, but all include relapse prevention and an aftercare plan. Cornerstone utilizes the...

2014-09-09 23:12:32

Continuing Education Company Inc has released their live Continuing Medical Education (CME) conference dates and locations for the first part of 2015. These CME meetings focus on medical education for primary care, family and internal medicine physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners. Palm Coast, Florida (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 Continuing Education Company Inc. has released the dates and locations for their live Continuing Medical Education (CME) conferences for winter...

2014-09-09 23:11:18

Hillsborough River Pharmacy Inc. (http://www.hriverpharmacy.com), known for its specialty compounded medicines, has partnered with the Hillsborough County of Florida to bring help to the needy, mental, and homeless people in the community. In addition, they help their customers who don’t have insurance or whose prescriptions are not covered by insurance. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 Hillsborough River Pharmacy Inc. is a minority owned pharmacy currently celebrating its 5th year...

2014-09-09 23:03:32

The National News Team charges full speed ahead with the addition of Beasley Broadcast Group. Naples, FL (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 The National News Team charges full speed ahead with the addition of Beasley Broadcast Group. Whitaker will make his debut on WJPT FM 106.3 on September 29th. The Beasley Broadcast Group, based in Naples, FL, owns and operates 44 radio stations across 8 states. Nearly 41% of Beasley stations are located in the nation’s top 50 markets such as Philadelphia,...

2014-09-09 16:26:33

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TeamHealth Holdings Inc. (NYSE: TMH), one of the nation's largest providers of outsourced physician staffing solutions for hospitals, announced the acquisition of the operations of Florida Gulf-to-Bay Anesthesiology Associates (FGTBA). Based in Tampa, Fla., FGTBA's more than 200 physicians and certified registered nurse anesthetists manage approximately 160,000 cases annually through anesthesia management services for eight hospitals and...


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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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