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2014-09-27 23:00:31

Paint Columbus Pink announces charities and presenting sponsors. Columbus, Ga (PRWEB) September 27, 2014 The 8th Annual Paint Columbus Pink® is a series of events including Foam & Obstacle Challenge, Shop & Dine for a Cause, Pink Pooch Contest, Light of Life Ceremony, Power in Prayer, Bright Pink Lipstick Day, and "Forget Me Knots" Pink Bow Campaign, all in support of Cancer Awareness. Paint Columbus Pink®- Pink Up The Pace! Runners/ walkers had a great time...

2014-09-27 00:20:55

WASHINGTON, Sept. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110428/DC91889LOGO MEDICAL LICENSING Profile America -- Saturday, September 27th. On this date in 1772, America's first medical licensing law was enacted by the colony of New Jersey. A licensing board was set up with three members, and the practice of medicine was forbidden without the approval of the panel. The...

2014-09-26 23:08:39

The Watertown Free Public Library (WFPL) now offers free access to BiblioBoard to all patrons. Charleston, SC (PRWEB) September 26, 2014 The Watertown Free Public Library(WFPL) now offers free access to BiblioBoard to all patrons. BiblioBoard is an easy-to-use platform that allows the WFPL to offer the library’s localized content to patrons digitally, via an intuitive interface similar to the experience many people have on a daily basis using other consumer products. To start, the WFPL...

2014-09-26 23:08:24

Delivering knowledge solutions and value-based design has been the mission of Flad's San Francisco office since its inception 20 years ago. The firm's West Coast practice has been enhanced by the addition of three new professionals, Brad Leathley, Martin Regge and Kim Drake, located in Seattle, Washington. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 26, 2014 Delivering knowledge solutions and value-based design has been the mission of Flad Architects’ San Francisco office since its...

2014-09-26 23:07:16

Struggling software start-up seeks to increase capital by selling Las Vegas to the highest bidder. From September 25th – October 8th, two gutsy gamblers will bet their software savings on the power and explosive growth of the .Vegas brand.--Jonathan E Rayne, Reporter Las Vegas, Nevada (PRWEB) September 26, 2014 In the week following the launch of the .VEGAS top-level domain (TLD), one local couple has emerged from the ticker tape and fanfare of the historic event, holding what many...

2014-09-26 23:06:31

Document Technologies of Arizona invites local businesses and office personnel to its open house to learn about the latest in office technology services and equipment, meet the Document Technologies of Arizona team. Tempe, AZ (PRWEB) September 26, 2014 "January’s Technology Open House was such a success with local businesses that we decided to offer another one this year. After speaking with clients and attendees, we are providing free demonstrations of the latest in office...

2014-09-26 23:06:18

The sales and preview gallery at the new Discovery Village At Naples senior-living community in Naples, Florida, is now open. Bonita Springs, Florida (PRWEB) September 26, 2014 The sales and preview gallery at the new Discovery Village At Naples, a new senior-living community in Southwest Florida, is now open, announced Thomas J. Harrison, CEO and co-founder of the community’s owner and operator, Discovery Senior Living. Guests can preview floor plans and renderings of the apartment...

2014-09-26 16:21:44

DALLAS, Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Summit Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE: SMLP) announced today that Matt Harrison, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Deutsche Bank 2014 Leveraged Finance Conference in Scottsdale, Arizona on Tuesday, September 30, 2014, at approximately 4:20 p.m. local time. The presentation materials associated with this event will be accessible through the Investors section of SMLP's website at www.summitmidstream.com...

2014-09-26 16:20:43

Local support growing for the Cadillac XTS SHEBOYGAN, Wis., Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- As the competition in the full size sedan segment continues to increase automakers will need to continue to find ways to separate themselves from the competition and earn consumer dollars. Local Wisconsin residents living nearby a local Sheboygan dealership are realizing that Cadillac has a car that is truly special and stands atop this competitive division, the XTS model. Photo -...

2014-09-26 12:21:12

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Brose North America celebrated the grand opening of its new facility in New Boston, Michigan, today. The facility will support increased growth with Brose's domestically located OEM partners while making a positive impact on Michigan's economy. The opening resulted in 450 new Michigan jobs and an investment of $62 million to purchase and renovate its plant for Brose production. "Since 2010, we have invested $74 million in...


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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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