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2014-10-24 23:05:54

Pariveda Houston continues to build an award winning office. Houston, TX (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 Pariveda Solutions, a leading provider of strategic consulting services and technology solutions expertise, is pleased to announce they have made the Houston Business Journal’s Best Places to Work List. Pariveda celebrated with other winners at the event at the Hilton American’s Hotel. The full list will be published in a special publication of the HBJ. The Houston office led by Mike...

2014-10-24 23:02:53

Andrew Cole named Vice Chairman of the Home Builders Association of Greater Columbia’s Remodelers Council Columbia, South Carolina (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 Collins & Lacy, P.C. is pleased to announce Andrew Cole has been named Vice Chairman of the Home Builders Association of Greater Columbia’s Remodelers Council. He will assume the role in January 2015. The Remodelers Council of Greater Columbia was formed by members of the HBA who were involved in the home improvement industry....

2014-10-24 23:01:13

Solage Calistoga Ranks No.4 in Annual Travel Industry-Leading Survey CALISTOGA, CALIF. (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 Solage Calistoga, an award-winning resort located in the heart of California wine country, has been recognized as the No.4 Best Resort in Northern California by Condé Nast Traveler’s 2014 Reader's Choice Awards. Announced this week, Solage Calistoga received a rating of 88.508. “We are honored to be selected by Condé Nast Traveler readers as one of the best...

2014-10-24 23:00:48

Dominion Enterprises and the local Code for America Brigade, Code for Hampton Roads teamed up for a civic hackathon event at the Dominion Enterprises offices in Norfolk, Va. on October 16-17. The event centered around developing an application or website designed to better the Hampton Roads community in various aspects. Norfolk, VA (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 Dominion Enterprises and the local Code for America Brigade, Code for Hampton Roads teamed up for a civic hackathon event at the...

2014-10-24 16:25:42

Recreational marijuana retailer in clear violation of state's 1,000 ft. buffer rule SEATTLE, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mt. Calvary Christian Center Church of God in Christ has filed a lawsuit against the Washington State Liquor Control Board, the City of Seattle and Ian Eisenberg, owner of Uncle Ike's Pot Shop, a recreational marijuana retailer that recently opened within 400 feet of Mt. Calvary in Seattle's Central District. The lawsuit, formally filed in King County, seeks to...

2014-10-24 16:22:54

HOUSTON, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cheniere Energy Partners, L.P. ("Cheniere Partners") (NYSE MKT: CQP) today declared (i) a cash distribution per common unit of $0.425 ($1.70 annualized) to unitholders of record as of November 3, 2014, and (ii) the related distribution to its general partner. All of these distributions are payable on November 14, 2014. Cheniere Partners is a Delaware limited partnership that owns 100 percent of the Sabine Pass LNG terminal located on the Sabine...

2014-10-24 16:20:39

Bob Smith Motors customers take advantage of automobile rebates BILLINGS, Mont., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Through the auto dealer Bob Smith Motors, drivers throughout the Billings area are utilizing various pricing incentives and rebates. Makes like Ford, Lincoln, Mitsubishi and Mazda are passing down the savings. To make sure consumers are getting the best available prices, Bob Smith Motors receives the incentive information straight from the source. Photo -...

2014-10-24 12:25:25

PHOENIX, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Grand Canyon University has entered into a 30-year operating agreement with the city of Phoenix to redesign and manage Maryvale Golf Course. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121127/AQ19393LOGO As part of the agreement, which was approved by the Phoenix Parks and Recreation Board on Thursday, GCU will completely renovate the public golf course with new greens, tee boxes, bunkers, extended fairways, updated practice facilities and a new...

2014-10-24 08:21:47

Dealership also continues to host football ticket giveaway NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Toyota of Naperville is on an all-out quest to ensure people in the area of the dealership are prepared for the coming winter. Everyone who brings their vehicle to the Toyota of Naperville Service Department for an oil change or other service, will have the opportunity to have it inspected for its readiness for winter. This would include having the battery tested for...

2014-10-23 23:13:26

Hundreds of volunteers of all ages will come together to rebuild a park in one of Richmond, CA's most underserved neighborhoods. Richmond, CA (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 More than 150 volunteers from Livie & Luca, The Trust for Public Land, Boys & Girls Club of El Sobrante, Richmond Friends of Recreation, Richmond Trees, residents of the Richmond community, and City of Richmond will join forces on Saturday, October 25, 2014 to completely rebuild Parchester Park in less than 12...


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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