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2014-07-08 23:00:16

On July 13th and 14th, 101 Mobility Austin, Dallas, San Antonio, and Houston will be showcasing products from Harmar for the unique N4A Tradeshow in Dallas, TX. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 WHAT: 101 Mobility, a national service provider, retailer, and installer for wheelchair ramps, stair lifts, auto lifts, and more, has teamed up with Harmar, a national mobility products manufacturer for the N4A Answers on Aging Tradeshow in Dallas. The tradeshow will feature a variety of fresh...

2014-07-08 16:24:09

DALLAS, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- London Broadcasting Company ("LBC" or the "Company"), a portfolio company of SunTx Capital Partners ("SunTx"), today announced that it has completed its previously announced sale of six Texas-based television stations to Gannett Co. Inc., an international media and marketing solutions company, for $215 million in an all-cash transaction. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140708/125294 Ned N. Fleming, III, Founder and Managing Partner of...

2014-07-08 08:28:16

Store will bring 150 new jobs to the area KATY, Texas, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Academy Sports + Outdoors (d/b/a Academy), a premier sports, outdoor and lifestyle retailer, announced that it will open a new store in Denton, TX at Rayzor Ranch Marketplace this Fall. The company has also renewed its multi-year partnership with the Dallas Cowboys. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20091125/DA17612LOGO "We're thrilled to provide Cowboys fans and active-minded families with a new...

2014-07-08 08:23:08

DALLAS, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden celebrates Autumn at the Arboretum, one of the Southwest's largest fall festivals, from September 20 to November 26. Visitors will find plenty to do daily with activities in the main garden and the Rory Meyers Children's Adventure Garden during the festival period, as well as discounts for certain days, by checking the website at http://www.dallasarboretum.org....

2014-07-07 23:06:06

Pariveda Solutions becomes the highest ranking technology consulting firm within Best Places to Work 2014. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) July 07, 2014 Pariveda Solutions, a leading provider of strategic consulting services and technology solutions expertise, is pleased to announce that they have been recognized as a Best Place To Work 2014. This year, Pariveda ranks #3 among the list of mid-size companies and is proud to claim one of the top places. They were recognized at a ceremony on June 19th at...

2014-07-07 12:30:26

HOUSTON, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Level Construction, a full-service general contracting and construction management firm, recently broke ground on a four-story, 57,000-square-foot Marriott Spring Hill Suites located at 20350 NW Freeway in Houston. Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140703/124341 Minutes from Weiser Airport and Texas Children's Hospital, the 78-room hotel will feature a swimming pool, meeting rooms, fitness center, and a conference center. With...

2014-07-03 20:21:06

Well-attended open house event with notable local guests helps to launch the firm's community ties FORT WORTH, Texas, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- After years of serving the greater Dallas area with personal injury law services that deliver real results for their clients, Eberstein Witherite has taken the next step towards providing even greater support to accident victims by opening a Fort Worth office location. The Eberstein Witherite Fort Worth office officially opened for...

2014-07-03 12:26:12

Small, Wireless Monitor Provides Long-Term Remote Monitoring to Help Physicians Diagnose and Monitor Irregular Heartbeats EL PASO, Texas, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Las Palmas Medical Center recently became the first hospital in El Paso, and one of the first hospitals in the state, to implant the Medtronic Reveal LINQ Insertable Cardiac Monitor (ICM) System, also known as a loop recorder, in a patient. This device, used in patients with atrial fibrillation (AFib), is the smallest...

2014-07-02 16:25:52

DALLAS, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Management Resources, LLC (GMR), is pleased to announce the closing of a construction loan with Pride of Austin Capital Partners (POACP). The funds will be used to build a 50 room Super 8 hotel in Stanton TX. This is the second hospitality development for GMR in the Permian Basin. Midland-Odessa is a very hot real estate market due to the economic growth of the area. Many similar motels in the area are commanding $200 plus a night! The...

2014-07-02 12:30:37

Represents Largest Property / Facilities Management Project for Firm's Central Region DALLAS, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Transwestern today announces it has been awarded the property and facilities management for CityLine, a 186-acre, mixed-use project being developed by Dallas-based KDC. The project is currently under construction at the southeast corner of Highway 75 and the President George Bush Turnpike in Richardson, Texas. The project features 2 million-square-feet of office...


Latest Geography of Texas Reference Libraries

Wild Man
2014-01-28 14:30:10

The Wild Man of the Navidad has been claimed to be the first Bigfoot in Texas. It was widely reported in 1837 along the Navidad River, in Sublime, Texas. The slaves of that era called it “The Thing That Comes,” because it was never seen, but evidence pointed to something being there. During the night inside the cabins, food would go missing; their fattened hogs would be replaced with thin ones. However, no valuables were never touched. Tools would sometimes go missing but would return...

Davy Crockett National Forest
2014-01-20 14:27:28

The Davy Crockett National Forest is a national forest located off of U.S. Highway 69 lying west of Lufkin, Texas and east of Crockett. It is administered by the United States Department of Agriculture National Forest Service whose headquarters can be found in Lufkin. There are local ranger district offices found in Ratcliff. The forest encompasses a total of 160,647 acres in two counties. 94,481 acres are located in Houston and 67,361 acres are located in Trinity. This national forest...

Angeline National Forest
2013-11-01 09:50:24

The Angelina National Forest is a United States National Forest, one of four that can be found in Texas. The 153,180 acre Angelina National Forest is located in East Texas in parts of Angelina, Jasper, San Augustine, and Nacogdoches counties. It is managed together with the three other National Forests in Texas from Forest Service offices located in Lufkin, Texas. There are local district offices found in Zavalla. The forest lies in the Neches River Basin and on the north and south shores of...

Edwards Plateau
2013-04-19 19:37:49

The Edwards Plateau is an area of west-central Texas which is bordered by the Balcones Fault towards the south and the east, the Llano Uplift and the Llano Estacado towards the north, and the Chihuahuan Desert and Pecos River towards the west. San Angelo, San Antonia, Del Rio, and Austin make a rough outline of the area. The eastern part of the plateau is the Texas Hill Country. The trees of this savanna include a juniper-oak mix and a mesquite-acacia mix scattered over the fairly short...

2013-04-18 23:10:55

The Texas Blackland Prairies are a temperate grassland ecoregion that is located in Texas that stretches roughly from the Red River in North Texas to San Antonio in the south. This area covers an area of 19,400 square miles, consisting of a main belt of 17,000 square miles and two islands of tall grass prairie grasslands located southeast of the main blackland prairie belt; both the main belt and the islands stretch northeast/southwest. It hosts many different eco-regional organisms....

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