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New Discoveries In The On-Going Search For California's Ghost Ships

John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online National Ocean and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) researchers have announced the discovery of several shipwrecks in the waters just outside San Francisco’s Golden Gate strait, as part of...

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2014-09-19 20:20:28

Billings MT Area Order Ford Models Online BILLINGS, Mont., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Billings area can rejoice, Bob Smith Motors has an incredible new service which aims to streamline the vehicle purchasing process like never before. So if one is in the market for a brand new Ford vehicle, then look no further, the answer is at Bob Smith Motors. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140919/147317 From the Bob Smith Motors website, vehicular purchasing has...

2014-09-19 16:23:40

Four Teams Kickoff League's Inaugural Season On October 8th NEW YORK, Sept.19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The FXFL, a new professional football league, which utilizes a developmental format, has announced training camp dates for the 2014 season. The Omaha Mammoths will report on September 25th to TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Nebraska with the first practice scheduled for September 26th. The Boston Brawlers, led by Head Coach Terry Shea, will also open camp in Omaha and take part in joint...

2014-09-19 16:23:25

Smith recognized for his commitment to driving business results and giving back to the community BELLEVUE, Wash., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Outerwall Inc. (Nasdaq: OUTR) today announced Galen C. Smith, the company's chief financial officer, has been named to Puget Sound Business Journal's "40 Under 40" list, which honors outstanding members of the local business community. Smith has been recognized for his role as an inspirational and results-driven leader and as a dedicated...

2014-09-19 08:23:04

$15,000 going to environmental nonprofits BATON ROUGE, La., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Communications and The Trust for Public Land today announced that Matt Thomas was selected as Louisiana's 2014 Cox Conserves Hero. As his nonprofit of choice, The University Lakes Improvement and Preservation Association (TULIPA) will receive $10,000. Thomas helps preserve Baton Rouge's lake system to provide a safe, healthy and beautiful setting for local citizens and visitors to enjoy....

2014-09-18 23:12:20

Sunshine Recycling, a Jacksonville dumpster rental and construction recycling company, is currently supplying dumpsters and hauling services to the construction site of the new Gran Bay Apartment Homes. (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Jacksonville roll off dumpsters provider, Sunshine Recycling, is currently providing dumpster and hauling services to a new apartment complex construction site. Gran Bay Realty Partners LLC, operated by the Rohdie Group of New York, began construction on the...

2014-09-18 23:12:11

GateWay Community College is pleased to announce the appointment of Jake Hinton-Rivera as the new Dean of Enrollment Management, effective Aug. 25. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 GateWay Community College is pleased to announce the appointment of Jake Hinton-Rivera as the new Dean of Enrollment Management, effective Aug. 25. Hinton-Rivera has more than 14 years experience supervising, managing and leading staff. He comes to GateWay from Northland Pioneer College in Holbrook,...

2014-09-18 23:10:59

The opening of the new air ambulance base in Grants Pass, Oregon means patients living in Southern Oregon will have access to rapid, reliable, and safe emergency care. Medford, Oregon (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Oregon Lifeguard announced the opening of it newest fixed-wing air ambulance base in Grants Pass, Oregon to serve the citizens of the region with quick, high-quality air medical transportation. The airplane and crew will be able to respond to flight requests from Grants Pass and...

2014-09-18 23:10:07

One Week Kitchens will be bringing their award winning display to the annual Bloomsburg Fair. A One Week Kitchens representative will be at the display all week to answer questions and schedule free estimates. Forty Fort, PA (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 One Week Kitchens will have their award winning kitchen remodeling display at the Bloomsburg Fair beginning this Saturday. Their display will be inside the Industrial Building. The display is a great example of the products and design...

2014-09-18 23:07:13

Learn what constitutes a single serving and how to manage portion size during the next “Healthy Eating for You: Portion Control” presentation Oct. 3 at Humility House, 755 Ohltown Road, Austintown. YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 How much is a serving? Most Americans don’t know. That’s one of the factors contributing to the obesity epidemic in the United States. Learn what constitutes a single serving and how to manage portion size during the next “Healthy Eating...

2014-09-18 23:02:07

For the 6th year in a row, Hickman’s Family Farms will partner with some of the favorite breakfast restaurants around the state to celebrate PJs & Eggs on October 10th. The “breakfast for dinner” will begin at 5:00 p.m. at participating locations to benefit Arizona’s Children Association (AzCA) foster care programs statewide. Phoenix/Tucson/Prescott, Arizona (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Once again, Hickman’s Family Farms will partner with some of the favorite breakfast...


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Shoshone National Forest
2014-07-31 09:55:03

Shoshone National Forest is located in the state of Wyoming. It is comprised of 2,500,000 acres of protected land and is separated into five districts including the Washakie Ranger District and the Greybull Ranger District. It was part of the Yellowstone Timberland Reserve, which was the first national forest in America, but was given its own status as a national forest in 1891. Evidence has shown that Native American tribes have inhabited the lands of the Shoshone National Forest from as...

Sawtooth National Forest
2014-07-31 09:07:15

Sawtooth National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of Idaho. It contains 2,102,461 acres of protected land that is separated into four sections known as the Fairfield Ranger District, the Minidoka Ranger District, the Ketchum Ranger District, and the Sawtooth National Recreation Area. The area was first designated as the Sawtooth Forest Reserve by President Theodore Roosevelt in 1905, but was given its current name and status after several land additions,...

Wallowa-Whitman National Forest
2014-07-31 08:39:40

Wallowa–Whitman National Forest is a national forest that is located in the states of Idaho and Oregon in the United States. It contains 2,392,508 acres of land that was once inhabited by the Nez Perce people in 1400 CE and would later become home to the Joseph Band of the same tribe. Later, other tribes inhabited the area including the Shoshone, Bannock, and Cayuse tribes and Europeans would settle there in 1860. President Theodore Roosevelt established the Chesnimnus Reserve and the...

Willamette National Forest
2014-07-31 08:27:52

Willamette National Forest is a national forest that is located in the state of Oregon in the United States. It can be found in the central section of the Cascade Range and holds 1,678,031 acres, of which over 380,000 acres comprise eight designated wilderness areas. This forest first began its life as the Cascade Forest Reserve, which was established by President Grover Cleveland as a reaction to public protests to protect the Cascade Mountains in 1893. At this time, the reserve extended...

Great Smoky Mountains National Park
2014-05-27 15:19:19

Great Smoky Mountains National Park is an American National Park located in the two states of North Carolina and Tennessee. The Great Smoky Mountains, from which the park received its name, are part of a small section of the Appalachian Mountain chain known as the Blue Ridge Mountains. The park holds 522,419 acres of federally protected land and was established in 1934, although Congress had sanctioned the development of the park in 1926. It is known as the first park to be funded in part...

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