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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...

2014-09-15 23:01:17

Center is a Partnership between Scottsdale Lincoln Health Network and Leading Physicians Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 The new North Valley Surgery Center is seeing its first patients Monday, Sept. 15 near Raintree Dr. and Loop 101, after a ribbon cutting ceremony attended by Scottsdale Mayor Jim Lane and dignitaries from the healthcare community on Friday, September 12, 2014. The world-class facility contains seven operating rooms, four gastro-intestinal procedure rooms, and...

2014-09-15 20:21:17

Family Fun at Midland County Fairgrounds MIDLAND, Mich., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Be in the grandstands at the Midland County Fairgrounds when the region's finest slingshots, catapults and trebuchets chuck their pumpkins across the sky! "Pumpkin Chuckin'" takes place Saturday, October 18, 2014, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Midland County Fairgrounds. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children, and a Family 4-Pack is available for $27. All include fun activities for all...

2014-09-15 16:25:52

Keith and Mary Hudson come to Living Word Bible Church Scottsdale September 20-21 SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The parents of award winning recording artist Katy Perry will be at Living Word Bible Church Mesa 3520 E. Brown Rd Mesa, AZ on Saturday, September 20(th) at 5:00 PM and at Living Word Bible Church Scottsdale, 8620 East McDonald Drive Scottsdale, AZ 85250 on Sunday, September 21, at 9:15 AM, 11:00 AM. This is just days before their daughter...

2014-09-15 16:25:51

Liberty Institute Submits Demand Letter Giving ASU Officials 48 Hours to Restore Student Memorial to Fallen Members of the Football Program JONESBORO, Ark., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Liberty Institute on behalf of its client--an Arkansas State University football player who wishes to remain anonymous because he fears retaliation by the university--sent a demand letter to university officials for violating his team's free speech rights for censoring a student memorial...

2014-09-15 12:24:08

Top executives to be honored at Chicago United's annual Bridge Awards Gala CHICAGO, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On November 18, Chicago United will honor Robert L. Parkinson, Jr., chairman and CEO of Baxter International Inc. and Jonas Prising, chief executive officer of ManpowerGroup as its 2014 Bridge Awards recipients. The award is given to companies that demonstrate and model a holistic approach to advancing corporate diversity and inclusion. The executives will accept the...

2014-09-15 08:23:41

DOVER, Del., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) ("Chesapeake") today announced that Dr. Ronald G. Forsythe Jr., President, Chief Operating Officer and Interim Chief Information Officer of Quality Health Strategies ("QHS"), was appointed to Chesapeake's Board of Directors effective November 1, 2014. "We welcome the addition of Ron to our Board," said Ralph J. Adkins, Chairman of Chesapeake's Board of Directors. "Beyond his strong relationships...

2014-09-14 23:00:33

Transparency Market Research has announced the addition of the "Portland Cement Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020" report to their offering. Albany, New York (PRWEB) September 14, 2014 Transparency Market Research has released a new market report titled "Portland Cement Market for Residential, Commercial, Infrastructure and Other Applications (Bricks, Farm Construction, etc.) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share,...


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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