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2014-09-03 08:31:02

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- What's Up Media Group has completed renovation of its new multi-media production facility, announced BG Capital Group Board Chairman Bobby Genovese, who partnered with the north central Florida media group last year. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140806/134200 "This partnership is an example of our dedication to Ocala and to the people who live and work in Marion County," said Genovese of the new facility and its expanded...

2014-09-02 23:10:48

Advanced Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery, the nation’s largest dermatology practice, acquires dermatology clinic in Colorado. Maitland, Florida (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 ADCS Clinics (“ADCS”) announced it has completed the acquisition of Fort Collins Skin Clinic in Fort Collins, Colorado; a dermatology practice owned by Dr. Brad Baack and Dr. Andy Kalajian (both Board Certified Dermatologist and fellowship trained Mohs Micrographic Surgeons). Baack and Kalajian, with their team...

2014-09-02 23:07:21

University of Tampa is piloting the program in hopes other universities follow suit. Overland Park, KS (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Store Financial is teaming up with Home Safe Card to launch a prepaid card that encourages a safe ride home for students, families and business travelers. Store Financial is the program manager and processor for the program, and the University of Tampa has stepped forward as its first participant. Home Safe Card is an organization that aims to prevent drunk...

2014-09-02 16:20:33

Protec Fuel to Bring Dozens of E15, E85 Stations to Metro Areas BOCA RATON, Fla., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The South will soon welcome E15 to its part of the country, along with more E85. Protec Fuel is joining forces with fuel retailers in metropolitan areas in the South and Southeast in opening 28 E15 and E85 stations. This will be the first phase of a multi-phase introduction of E15 to areas like Atlanta, Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Florida and Virginia, as well as a...

2014-09-02 12:32:49

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Over 1,400 global payment industry stakeholders will congregate next week for the eighth annual PCI Security Standards Council (SSC) Community Meeting in North America. Ground Labs, a prominent developer of cardholder data discovery software for the payment card industry, will be sponsoring the event held in Orlando, Florida, as well as participating in the vendor showcase. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140827/140351 The PCI SSC...

2014-09-02 12:29:44

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Orlando-based health sciences company XYMOGEN announced today that it has been recognized for the seventh time on Inc. Magazine's Inc. 5000 list as one of the fastest growing and best run private companies in the nation. Inc. Magazine compiles the annual list based on revenue growth over a three-year period. As a seven-time winner, XYMOGEN is part of an exclusive group known as the Honor Roll Alumni, a select circle of businesses to...

2014-09-02 08:36:19

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- For the second year in a row, BlueToad was recognized by Inc. Magazine as one of the fastest-growing privately held companies in America. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140829/141392 "To be among this prestigious list for two consecutive years is a true honor. Our tremendous growth would not have been possible without the innovative spirit, collaboration, and dedication of our employees and partners. We are truly...

2014-09-02 08:31:28

Argus Dental & Vision Names Roger W. Skinner as Vice President of Business Development TAMPA, Fla., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Argus Dental & Vision, a premier benefits organization, today announced the appointment of Roger W. Skinner, CLU, RHU, REBC, a senior industry executive with extensive dental and vision benefit experience to the position of Vice President of Business Development. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140828/141180 Skinner will be...

2014-09-02 08:27:14

The exciting talk show shares tips on how to find the best deals for autumn in an upcoming segment. ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Forbes Living producers are pleased to announce a segment covering the best in home and lifestyle trends for autumn. The show will share tips on how to find the best bargain saving deals, what to buy for home and garden to reflect the change in seasons, and give expert gardening advice. Viewers will learn which zone they reside...

2014-09-01 23:00:19

The newly redesigned website for Citrus Park Endodontics is helping patients get the care that they need quickly and simply with an easy-to-use interface and helpful information Tampa, FL (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Citrus Park Endodontics, a dental specialty practice dedicated exclusively to root canal therapy based in Tampa, Florida, announced the launch of its new website in August. The website features helpful information aimed at making the patient experience at Citrus Park...


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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