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2014-08-26 23:16:45

Local Community Encouraged to Join San Luis Obispo Author and Musician Phil Edwards as He Leads Story Time with The Manse on Marsh Residents and Their Guests September 7; Visit Us at: http://themanse.net/ San Luis Obispo, CA (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 The residents and at The Manse on Marsh in San Luis Obispo, CA are preparing for a full month of activities in September, including a very special story time in honor of Grandparents Day on Sept. 7. Leading the residents and their guests in a...

2014-08-26 23:16:34

A new helpline called Troubled Teens West Palm Beach is bringing hope to local teens and parents seeking a youth rehab program. West Palm Beach, FL (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Teen addiction ranks as one of the most serious issues facing juveniles in West Palm Beach, FL. Countless teenagers throughout Florida struggle with a drug or alcohol substance abuse problem on a regular basis. Unfortunately, many never experience professional rehabilitation due to a lack of information available to...

2014-08-26 23:12:55

ProtectYourFuture Announces New Complimentary Consultation For St. Petersburg Short Sales (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Boss Law, the premier St. Petersburg short sale law firm, is pleased to announce its new complimentary consultation for consumers in St. Petersburg. Homeowners in St. Petersburg, interested in learning more about how a short sale can help them exit out of an unfortunate mortgage, are encouraged to take advantage of this limited time consultation. This new complimentary...

2014-08-26 23:10:48

The Youngstown Area Ostomy Support Group, sponsored by Humility of Mary Health Partners, provides information and encouragement to individuals who have or will have ostomies. Youngstown, Ohio (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Christopher Wentz, information security officer, and Kristi Blue, corporate security and fraud investigator, both with Farmers National Bank, will discuss identity theft and fraud during the next meeting of the Youngstown Area Ostomy Support Group. The group will meet from...

2014-08-26 23:05:39

Tunstall’s remote care and safety monitoring devices help over 3.5 million people in 40 countries live life to the fullest in the place of their choice. Pawtucket, RI (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Tunstall Healthcare Group, the world leader in remote care and safety monitoring, has signed an agreement with Health Touch Rhode Island to provide personal emergency response (PERS) for Rhode Island seniors and disabled populations. The service, branded “Health Touch”, will be delivered from...

2014-08-26 23:03:03

The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC), the largest technology council in the nation, today announced that Virginia Senate candidates Senator Mark Warner and Ed Gillespie will participate in a Technology Town Hall Forum, co-hosted by NVTC and Microsoft, on Monday, September 8 at Microsoft’s offices in Reston. HERNDON, Va. (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC), the largest technology council in the nation, today announced that Virginia Senate...

2014-08-26 23:01:03

For a limited time, residents of California's Central Valley can obtain a no-charge hearing evaluation at any of 10 Hear For Life Hearing Aid Centers locations. Fresno CA (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 For a limited time, the hearing care specialists at Hear For Life Hearing Aid Centers are offering complimentary hearing evaluations. This promotion is valid at all 10 Central California locations - Bakersfield, Fresno, Delano, Porterville, Hanford, Selma, Madera, Tulare, Reedley and Visalia....

2014-08-26 16:23:23

Williston Basin Natural Gas Processing Capacity Now Exceeds 500 MMcf/d TULSA, Okla., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ONEOK Partners, L.P. (NYSE: OKS) today announced that its 100-million cubic feet per day (MMcf/d) natural gas processing facility in eastern McKenzie County in North Dakota - the Garden Creek II plant - is now operational. The new plant is part of the partnership's previously announced $7.0 billion to $7.5 billion capital-growth program through 2016. "We remain committed to...

2014-08-26 16:21:39

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Recently, Inc. magazine identified full service logistics company, Network FOB, as one of America's 5000 fastest growing private companies. As an Inc. 5000 honoree, Network FOB now shares a pedigree with Yelp, Pandora, Timberland, Dell, Domino's Pizza, LinkedIn, Zillow, and other notable alumni. (Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140826/139599) The 2014 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when...

2014-08-26 12:25:20

New dining venue lets guests enjoy savory breakfast in the morning and relax with friends in colleagues in the evening and afternoon ATLANTA, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This summer, Renaissance Atlanta Waverly Hotel & Convention Center launched its latest take on "getting together." The hotel's newest dining and event venue, 2450, located in the hotel atrium serves delectable breakfast fare and is available for private events. Photo -...


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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Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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