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2014-10-21 12:21:12

Holiday Ford of Fond du Lac, Wis., now offering 2015 Ford Escape and Explorer models FOND DU LAC, Wis., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- For many Wisconsin families, the need for a capable family vehicle that can excel in wintry conditions cannot be compromised. Roadways become slippery, visibility is downgraded, and the necessity of work, school, and everyday errands persists. The solution for many area families is to ensure that their vehicle is up to the challenge that winter...

2014-10-21 08:45:03

Dealership's online presence enhanced by new web technology NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Chevrolet of Naperville has always taken full advantage of all available technology to ensure that its customers have the easiest access to information and the most up-to-date online experience possible. Much of that effort has been put into producing an array of online research tools to help the public become as well-informed as possible about the inventory at the...

2014-10-21 08:32:53

Health education to be directed by Marian's School of Education and Exercise Science INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Marian University (www.marian.edu) announced today that the Ruth Lilly Health Education Center (RLHEC), which has provided health education to more than 2 million Hoosiers in its 25-year history, will relocate its operations and merge with Marian University at the end of the year. The new entity, Ruth Lilly Health Education Center at Marian...

2014-10-21 08:31:07

TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Who: MundoFox Tampa, title sponsor of MundoFox Tampa Conga Caliente 2014, along with event producer Coda Sound will bring top talent to the festival in its 11th year. The event will include live musical performances from renowned artists including two time Grammy Award winner and Emmy award winner Albita, 2013 Grammy Award winner Marlow Rosado, International Guests Sol y Son, Colombian...

2014-10-21 08:29:00

White Hutchinson has released the results from its Sept. 2014 survey on American entertainment preferences. KANSAS CITY, Mo., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Last month, the White Hutchinson Leisure & Learning Group completed a national survey of over 4,000 adults on their participation in major attractions at family entertainment centers. According to the results, bowling continues to be the most popular attraction for community-based entertainment venues, with over 60 million...

2014-10-21 08:23:30

"Known for their unique, independent approach to business and professional service, Domani Motor Cars is committed to providing their clients with the highest level of customer satisfaction possible." DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Domani Motor Cars today announced a donation totaling $342,500 to the Abundant Life Christian Center of Margate, Florida. This donation will fund the ministry's outreach program. Photo -...

2014-10-21 08:22:52

Dealership offers free battery testing, aftermarket remote starters NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Toyota of Naperville Service Department is making strides to remind current and future customers that winter is going to be arriving sooner rather than later. It is time for them to start thinking about steps to prepare their vehicles for the harshest season in this region. There are a number of steps a person can take to prepare their vehicle for winter. One...

2014-10-20 23:08:59

Rockynol Retirement Community broke ground on a new Assisted Living Center on Oct. 14. Akron, OH (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Rockynol Retirement Community broke ground on a new Assisted Living Center on Oct. 14. The $11 million project will include the latest in Assisted Living amenities and services, and a cooked-to-order kitchen with full-service restaurant style dining. “We are excited to bring forward Akron’s premier choice for first class Assisted Living apartments,” said Kara...

2014-10-20 23:07:33

The Atlanta Center for Medical Research (ACMR), a national leader in research studies since 1980, will hold a grand opening celebration at its newly renovated, $25 million research facility in southwest Atlanta on Thursday, Oct. 23, from 4:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 The Atlanta Center for Medical Research (ACMR), a national leader in research studies since 1980, will hold a grand opening celebration at its newly renovated research facility in southwest...

2014-10-20 23:04:12

Net Tango, a full-service technology firm which creates and delivers web solutions, announced today that it created the graphic design for the new Louisville Metro Government website. Louisville, KY (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Net Tango, a full-service technology firm which creates and delivers web solutions, announced today that it created the graphic design for the new Louisville Metro Government website. The new http://www.Louisvilleky.gov website, which serves as the City’s primary...


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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