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2014-09-16 20:24:55

Blog and digital e-magazine at AZtechconnect.com showcase Arizona companies, leaders and stories of innovation PHOENIX, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA) in partnership with the Arizona Technology Council today announced the launch of the new blog and digital e-magazine formats of TechConnect: Arizona's Technology Magazine. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140506/84607 Arizona's tech leaders have turned to TechConnect since 2005 as a trusted...

2014-09-16 12:34:33

Delivering a Compelling Work/Life Balance Places Leading IT Solutions Provider on the Revered Atlanta Business Chronicle List for Second Consecutive Year ATLANTA, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VeriStor Systems, an advanced IT solutions provider specializing in virtual infrastructure and enterprise private, public and hybrid cloud services and solutions, today announced that it has been named by the Atlanta Business Chronicle as one of Atlanta's Best Places to Work, for the second...

2014-09-16 12:32:43

MANCHESTER, N.H., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In Summer 2011, the Rochester, New Hampshire School District partnered with Lavallee Brensinger Architects to complete a study of its eight elementary schools, seeking to identify conditions affecting the education and experience of the students it serves. After reviewing the existing conditions of each school, Lavallee Brensinger was asked to provide a district-wide master plan. This plan mapped out improvements to each of the schools...

2014-09-16 12:30:39

Advocate Health Care, University of Chicago Medicine and Walgreens receive this top recognition CHICAGO, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Heart Association today recognized its "Heart of Chicago" companies, sponsors who support the Association's mission at the highest level in Metro Chicago. Advocate Health Care, University of Chicago Medicine and Walgreens received this top recognition at the American Heart Association's Metro Chicago Board of Directors...

2014-09-16 12:30:22

Capital Blue retail store on a mission to help people live healthy; Store to feature fitness classes, healthy cafe, free community events HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the up-and-coming Hampden Marketplace shopping development, neighboring a Giant Food store and the PinnacleHealth West Shore Hospital in Hampden Township, there will soon be a new and unique health experience for residents of this region. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140916/146406...

2014-09-16 12:27:08

Downtown Tempe hotel offers Pac 12 Channel, deluxe accommodations, late check-out time, two complimentary drinks and appetizer TEMPE, Ariz., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Pumping up sports lovers for the new college football season, the Courtyard Tempe Downtown offers everything guests need to cheer on their favorite teams. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140916/MN10330 While witnessing the action live in a stadium is nice, the downtown Tempe hotel is...

2014-09-16 08:38:04

Unique regional rankings based exclusively on what nationwide survey of college freshmen said was most important to their college decision RALEIGH, N.C., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- College Choice (http://www.collegechoice.net) has published their first annual ranking of regional universities in the south (http://www.collegechoice.net/rankings/regional-universities-south/). These are southern universities that offer a full range of undergraduate programs, and some master's...

2014-09-15 23:07:55

New book reveals an inspiring story of living without arms or legs and finding the positive in every situation. JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 Kent Bell wasn’t expected to live more than 24 hours after he was born. He came into the world without arms or legs and now, 49 years later, he has accomplished more in life than the average person. In his new book, “Look Ma, No Hands, No Legs Either,” he opens up about his childhood and how he became the man he is today by...

2014-09-15 23:05:54

LouisvilleWater.com Redesigned for Improved Customer Experience Louisville, KY (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 Net Tango, a full-service technology firm which creates and delivers web solutions, announced today that is has launched a new website for Louisville Water Company at http://www.louisvillewater.com. LouisvilleWater.com is fully responsive for mobile phones and tablets and incorporates a vibrant new look for the organization. The website serves as Louisville Water’s primary...

2014-09-15 23:04:12

Melrose Moving Company (http://www.moverslosangeles.mobi/), announces a new blog post, “Los Angeles Moving Services - 3 Advantages Of Having Packing And Unpacking Services” (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 Melrose Moving Company has released a new blog post explaining the advantages of hiring moving services. Los Angeles moving services can help clients relocate faster and in better conditions. Clients should consider hiring a moving company to help them move their homes and business...


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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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