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2015-05-05 08:21:32

Will Speak At Dinner With 300+ 7PM THURS MAY 14, STEELCASE TOWN HALL (Arrives 5:30PM, media interviews welcome) GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., May 5, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Four-Star

2015-05-04 12:32:24

DETROIT, May 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- MSX International (MSXI), a leading global business process outsourcing company, is relocating its North American operations center from Warren, Michigan,

2015-04-28 16:25:53

Lear Corporation, James Group International, Fathead, Rock Ventures, Sturgis Molded Products collaborate on 'Made in Michigan' Merchandise and Job Creation DETROIT, April 28, 2015

2015-04-28 16:21:04

Free report focuses on SE Michigan but can apply elsewhere SAN JOSE, Calif., April 28, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- How do regional transit agencies improve their chances for public support

2015-04-27 23:04:04

Morgan Stanley’s Carla Harris and Beauty Mogul Lisa Price joined other panel participants to discuss “The Art of the Exit Strategy” Detroit, MI (PRWEB)

2015-04-24 16:23:08

LANSING, Mich., April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Michigan International Speedway and Consumers Energy today announced a joint venture to plant 50,000 trees across Michigan during the Michigan

2015-04-23 16:25:39

April 26 - May 3 at Laurel Park Place in Livonia DETROIT, April 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Bookstock, the area's biggest and best used book and media sale, returns to Livonia's Laurel Park Place

2015-04-22 16:28:32

ANN ARBOR, Mich., April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Ann Arbor SPARK recently launched a new video series designed to provide critical information and education to business owners.

shipwrecks lake michigan
2015-04-22 08:56:22

With the ice that had been covering Lake Michigan gone and the waters unusually clear, a US Coast Guard helicopter crew flying a routine patrol mission discovered and captured images of several shipwrecks, some more than a century old, along the shoreline.

2015-04-21 23:04:06

With six weeks to go until the TU-Automotive Detroit Conference & Exhibition 2015 on June 3-4 in Novi, MI (formerly Telematics Detroit), TU-Automotive has released the initial list of delegates


Latest Geography of Michigan Reference Libraries

Ottawa National Forest
2013-12-24 11:52:01

Ottawa National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the upper peninsula of Michigan. This forest holds 993,010 acres and encompasses many counties including Iron, Ontonagon, Marquette, and Baraga counties. The area was once inhabited by the Ojibwa people, who were known for gathering beaver pelts and trading or selling them with traders from Canada and eastern areas of the United States. When the fur trade declined, this forest and many others were sold in the Treaty...

Huron-Manistee National Forests
2013-11-01 12:56:11

Huron-Manistee National Forests are two national forests located in the lower peninsula of Michigan. The forests were combined in 1945 and hold 978,906 acres of public lands, wetlands, and other lands and waters. Huron National Forest, established in 1909, and Manistee National Forest, established in 1938, are not connected, but they had to be combined due to administrative issues. The Huron area is prone to fires, because of the large numbers of the highly flammable Jack Pine tree. The...

Isle Royale National Park
2013-04-18 00:37:38

Isle Royal National Park is located in the state of Michigan in the United States. The park contains 571,790 acres of land and water. Its mains feature is Isle Royale, the largest island in Lake Superior that stretches over forty-five miles. The park also contains four hundred smaller islands and the water that connects them. The park was established in 1940, designated as a Wilderness Area in 1976, and designated as an International Biosphere Reserve in 1980. Isle Royal once hosted a...

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2009-01-17 20:55:40

The Grayling (Thymallus thymallus) is a species of freshwater fish belonging to the salmon family Salmonidae. It is native to the Palearctic ecozone (belonging or pertaining to a geographical division comprising Europe, Africa north of the tropic of Cancer, the northern part of the Arabian Peninsula, and Asia north of the Himalayas), and is widespread throughout northern Europe, from the United Kingdom and France to the Ural Mountains in Russia. It was introduced to Morocco in 1948, however...

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2005-06-14 11:52:08

The Arctic grayling (Thymallus arcticus) is a species of freshwater fish in the salmon family (family Salmonidae) of order Salmoniformes. It comprises five subspecies, including the Arctic grayling proper (T. arcticus arcticus). It is native to the Nearctic (one of the eight terrestrial ecozones dividing the Earth's land surface) and Palearctic ecozones, T. arcticus arcticus being widespread throughout the Arctic and Pacific drainages in Canada, Alaska, and Siberia, as well as the upper...

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cassation
  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
  • In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.
The word 'cassation' comes from the French 'cassation', from Latin 'casso' ("destroy, annul").
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