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2014-10-29 23:00:35

To Reflect Recent Growth in The Number of Services Offered to Area Businesses, Now What? Studio Launches Redesigned Web Presence. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 As a long time player in the Atlanta marketing industry, Now What? Studio has always been a company proud of its place at the cutting edge of the field. Now, after enjoying considerable success leading to a significant expansion the firm has launched a brand new website to better showcase their growth and expertise. Says...

2014-10-29 12:20:47

Palmen Auto Stores of Kenosha and Racine, Wis., offers many used cars over 30 mpg KENOSHA, Wis., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- For auto shoppers on a budget, the sticker price is king. A lowered monthly payment or the ability to pay cash upfront can trump a lot of other considerations, but one thing drivers have historically been inclined to overlook is the fuel economy. Savvy used auto shoppers are now factoring efficiency in more and more, and it's paying off in the long...

2014-10-29 08:40:43

Ceremony held at Udvar Hazy Center, National Air and Space Museum October 24, 2014 GERMANTOWN, Md., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), the global leader in satellite solutions and services, today announced that president of Hughes, Pradman Kaul, was among six George Washington University alumni inducted into the 2014 GW Engineering Hall of Fame at an event held at the Udvar Hazy Center, National Air and Space Museum in Chantilly, Virginia on Thursday,...

2014-10-29 08:30:49

Rave's Guardian App Now Increasing Safety for More Than 18,000 Students, Faculty and Staff in Rhode Island and New York State FRAMINGHAM, Mass., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rave Mobile Safety (Rave), the trusted software partner for campus and public safety, today announced that Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island and State University New York (SUNY) Oswego in Oswego, New York have each deployed the company's acclaimed Rave Guardian to better protect more than 18,000 students,...

2014-10-29 08:26:19

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CONSOL Energy Inc.'s (NYSE: CNX) Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.0625 per share, payable on December 2, 2014, to shareholders of record on November 10, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120416/NE87957LOGO CONSOL Energy Inc. is a Pittsburgh-based producer of natural gas and coal. The company is one of the largest independent natural gas exploration, development and production companies, with...

2014-10-28 23:14:09

Cumberland Academy of Georgia, a school for children with special needs, is now offering a unique lab experience to benefit students academically. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 Atlanta school for learning disabilities Cumberland Academy of Georgia is currently providing students with an innovative and interactive science experience in the school’s Fish Hatchery. This program aims to give students the opportunity to gain hands-on experience with the curriculum they are learning in...

2014-10-28 16:26:49

Annual Hope Fest event emphasizes the positive impact of neighbors helping neighbors. TUCSON, Ariz., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 22nd Annual Hope Fest event took place this Saturday, October 25th at Kino Stadium and thousands of Tucson's homeless, working poor, and underprivileged families turned out for support and assistance. Hope Fest provides help to Tucsonans with the basic necessities of life, providing dental care, medical care, groceries, haircuts, clothing and hygiene...

2014-10-28 16:25:55

Leads Panel on Native American's Struggle with Alcohol Following L.A. Premiere of Documentary Radical Resistance Tour: Pine Ridge, South Dakota SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Industry watchdog Alcohol Justice has organized a post film panel discussion on the impact of the illegal alcohol activity taking place in the town of Whiteclay, Nebraska, which borders the Pine Ridge, South Dakota Native American Reservation....

2014-10-28 16:24:49

CLEVELAND, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Weatherhead School of Management is hosting a Jeffersonian Dinner on Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014 at 6 pm designed to connect and engage Clevelanders committed to helping establish our city as a leader in our changing economy. A Jeffersonian Dinner is a structured dinner modeled after the approach Thomas Jefferson used while crafting our constitution. Current trends towards more interpersonal connection, personal growth and service in our workplaces are...

2014-10-28 16:23:19

WEST CHESTER, Ohio, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AK Steel (NYSE: AKS) said today that it will increase current spot market base prices for all carbon flat-rolled steel products by a minimum of $20 per ton, effective immediately with new orders. AK Steel AK Steel is a world leader in the production of flat-rolled carbon, stainless and electrical steel products, primarily for automotive, infrastructure and manufacturing, construction and electrical power generation and distribution...


Latest Geography of the United States Reference Libraries

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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