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2014-08-18 23:07:38

Community Health Center of Snohomish County has released an article voicing their concerns about the increasing number of Americans suffering from diabetes, and explains how their services can assist those struggling with this difficult disease. Everett, WA (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 “Diabetes is blind to age, race, color, and walk of life,” warns Community Health Center of Snohomish in a recent article. “In the last decade, the number of Americans suffering from diabetes have...

2014-08-18 23:07:16

Columbus, Ohio Seniors Guide features retirement communities, home care, local area resources, articles, and more. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Seniors Guide, the comprehensive magazine for assisted living, independent living, nursing homes, companion care, and home health care premieres their new magazine for Columbus, Ohio in August of 2014. Also available in neighboring cities of Cincinnati, Dayton and Springfield, Seniors Guide has extended their efforts helping the 55+ of...

2014-08-18 23:05:48

Ostenso works with team to improve process for pet treats and jerky manufacturing. Menomonie, WI (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Roy Ostenso has teamed with Vets Plus, Inc. as Project Manager for pet treats and jerky manufacturing. Ostenso brings extensive leadership experience to his role in product development for companion animals. Ostenso has over 20 years of experience in the computer hardware and software industry, having spent ten years as CEO/COO for TAPEDISK Corporation after positions...

2014-08-18 23:05:27

The boards of directors for the Roanoke - Blacksburg Technology Council (RBTC) and the Roanoke - Blacksburg Innovation Network (RBIN) have today announced that they are strategically aligning in order to accomplish their shared objectives. Roanoke and Blacksburg, Virginia (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 The boards of directors for the Roanoke - Blacksburg Technology Council (RBTC) and the Roanoke - Blacksburg Innovation Network (RBIN) have today announced that they are strategically aligning in...

2014-08-18 23:02:46

Award Presented by GrowFL, in Association With the Edward Lowe Foundation Honors Upcoming Second-Stage Businesses Throughout Florida Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 3dcart Shopping Cart Software is proud to be selected as one of fifty leading second-stage companies selected from more than 500 nominations statewide, as this year’s Florida Companies to WatchSM winners. All 2014 winners will join an esteemed group of 150 Florida alumni honored over the past three years....

2014-08-18 16:24:11

BALTIMORE, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that Mike Kralec has been named to the newly-created position of Vice President of Data Systems and Information Technology Services. The announcement was made by Del Parks, Senior Vice President of Operations & Engineering at Sinclair. Mr. Kralec will report to Del Parks and will be responsible for the Company's overall information technology tiers including services, operations and...

2014-08-18 16:21:28

DLECTRICITY Nuit Blanche Detroit to Illuminate Midtown September 26 & 27, 2014 DETROIT, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Inspired by nighttime art and light festivals from around the world, DLECTRICITY will once again illuminate Detroit this fall. Today, Midtown Detroit, Inc. (MDI) announced DTE Energy as presenting sponsor of this free illuminated urban spectacle featuring 35 world-renowned and emerging artists. The outdoor arts celebration will be held Sept. 26-27 in Midtown from 7...

2014-08-18 12:31:07

Zillow awarded gold medal in large company category for second consecutive year SEATTLE, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ-Z), the leading real estate and home-related marketplace, has been named one of Washington's Best Workplaces by the Puget Sound Business Journal. For the second year in a row, Zillow® took the top honor in the large company category, which recognizes companies with 151 to 500 employees in Washington State. The awards are based on more than...

2014-08-18 12:25:03

Marketing Campaign Highlights Area Attractions, Events, Dining, Entertainment During September, October MYRTLE BEACH, S.C., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today VisitMyrtleBeach.com announced the launch its largest integrated marketing campaign designed to draw attention to the area's serene fall season by highlighting 60 secrets across its gorgeous 60 miles of coastline. The campaign called The Secret's Out: 60 More Days of Summer in Myrtle Beach, includes digital integration,...

2014-08-18 12:24:10

CHICAGO, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The September issue of Chicago magazine highlights the most covetable offerings inspired by fall runways in the 1950s, '60s, and '70s. Photographed in the Lyric Opera of Chicago, Cool Glamour showcases timeless pieces from runways all over the world, all of which can conveniently be purchased here in Chicago. Today, many parents are exploring the idea of enrolling their kids in private schools, knowing that it's challenging to get their children into...


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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