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2015-05-15 23:06:05

At a May 26 public hearing, the Maricopa Community Colleges Governing Board will consider a budget for 2015-16 that contains no increase in tuition or property taxes. Tempe,

2015-05-12 23:10:37

Advanced Foot & Ankle Specialists of Arizona has launched its newest website, welcoming people of all ages throughout the Valley to learn about and ease their foot pain. Chandler,

2015-05-11 23:07:46

Shamangelic Healing with Anahata, Sedona’s Center for Shamanic Healing and Spiritual Awakening, announces the offering of a 2-week Spring Comprehensive Guided Cleanse and Life Detox to help

2015-05-10 23:00:56

Maricopa Community Colleges’ Chancellor Rufus Glasper today awarded 31 students with a Civic Leadership Medallion.

2015-05-05 20:22:25

PHOENIX, May 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Arizona Organizing Committee (AOC) and

2015-05-05 12:32:09

A Farm-Fresh, Modern Picnic Series Invites Coloradoans to Buy and Eat Local Produce DENVER, May 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Choose Colorado Pop-up Picnics - a summer-long series of

2015-04-30 23:06:26

Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton, Chancellor Rufus Glasper, GateWay College President Steven Gonzales will join Year Up for launch events; JPMorgan Chase Market Manager Curtis Reed to present $200,000

2015-04-30 08:36:11

BEIJING, April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Phoenix New Media Limited ("Phoenix New Media" or the "Company") (NYSE: FENG), a leading new media company in China, today announced that it filed its

2015-04-26 23:02:05

A three-person team of Computer Information Systems students from Scottsdale Community College won the Green Data Center Challenge during the 2015 Avnet Tech Games earlier this month.

2015-04-23 23:10:44

April is Inclusiveness Month, and Scottsdale Community College presents "The IN Thing" in celebration on Thursday, April 23. Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB)


Latest Geography of Arizona Reference Libraries

Prescott National Forest
2013-12-30 12:34:28

The Prescott National Forest is a 1.25 million acre United States National Forest that is located in north central Arizona within the vicinity of Prescott. The forest can be found in the mountains southwest of Flagstaff and north of Phoenix in Yavapai County, with a minute portion stretching into southwestern Coconino County. The administrative offices are located in Prescott and the local ranger district offices are located in Chino Valley, Camp Verde, and Prescott. This forest includes Lynx...

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2013-11-01 16:08:30

Kaibab National Forest is located in Arizona and borders the Grand Canyon in the north and south. It was established in 1909 and is separated into two areas known as the North Kaibab Ranger District and the South Kaibab Ranger District. The Grand Canyon forms a natural boundary between the two districts, which make up about 1.6 million acres of land. The elevations in the forest vary between 5,500 feet and 10,418 feet. This national forest holds four designated wilderness areas including...

Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest
2013-11-01 09:56:20

The Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest is a 2.76 million acre United States National Forest which runs along the Mogollon Rim and the White Mountains in east-central Arizona and extending into the U.S. state of New Mexico. Both forests are managed as one unit by USDA Forest Service from the forest headquarters in Springerville, Arizona. It has over 400 species of wildlife. With its high elevation and cool summer breezes, it is a popular weekend destination from the hot desert for Phoenix,...

Coconino National Forest
2013-10-15 09:37:43

Coconino National Forest is a national forest that is located in the state of Arizona in the United States. This national forest contains 1.856-million acres of land and is separated into three districts, known as the Flagstaff District, the Red Rock District, and the Mogollon Rim District. All of which differ in geography and environment. It surrounds the cities of Flagstaff and Sedona and is bordered by four different national forests, including Tonto National Forest along the southern...

Mogollon Monster
2013-09-27 09:52:25

The Mogollon Monster is a Bigfoot-type creature claimed to inhabit central and eastern Arizona along the Mogollon Rim. It is said to be nocturnal and omnivorous and very territorial. It walks with wide strides leaving 22-inch footprints. The creature has also been alleged to mimic birds, coyotes, and other wildlife, and will also make whistling sounds. It builds its nest out of pine needles, twigs, and leaves. It is also said that it will throw stones from a hidden location. Its feeding...

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Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.