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2014-07-15 16:23:03

Legitimate public concerns with natural gas drilling activity "cannot be discounted or dismissed outright" HARRISBURG, Pa., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Environmental organizations in Pennsylvania today called for a full investigation into actions by the state Department of Health around natural gas drilling complaints. The request is on the heels of the revelation that the health department circulated a list of "buzzwords" to the department's employees with the...

2014-07-15 12:34:01

Community initiative to provide residents with surprise events and giveaways MADISON, Wis., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Cellular will visit communities throughout Wisconsin to enhance summer and provide residents with unique experiences at their favorite local businesses, block parties, community parks, festivals and fairs as part of the Better Day program. To create a Better Day, U.S. Cellular's "Band of Better" team, the company's community outreach ambassadors, will return this...

2014-07-15 12:23:43

CALGARY, July 15, 2014 /CNW/ - Twin Butte Energy Ltd. (TSX:TBE) ("Twin Butte" or the "Company") confirms that its cash dividend in respect of July 2014 production will be $0.016 per share. The eligible dividend will be paid on August 15, 2014 to shareholders of record on July 31, 2014. The ex-dividend date is July 29, 2014. These dividends are designated as "eligible dividends" for Canadian income tax purposes. Twin Butte has a Dividend Reinvestment Plan ("DRIP") that provides a...

2014-07-15 08:34:19

Hottest new Bluetooth technology plane set to launch in America this Summer TORONTO, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - PowerUp 3.0 has taken your average origami paper plane and transformed it into an extraordinary paper drone by using the latest in Bluetooth(®) Smart Technology and a free app for iPhone and Android devices. This summer, the PowerUp 3.0 will take to the skies from July 28, 2014 until August 3, 2014 in Oshkosh, Wisconsin while making its USA debut at the EAA AirVenture...

2014-07-15 08:25:09

Project Allows H.R. Walker Elementary School to Increase Use of Technology in the Classroom and Prepare for Online Testing SAN JOSE, Calif., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Extreme Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: EXTR), a leading provider of high performance network solutions, in conjunction with the Pro Football Hall of Fame (PFHOF), today announced a significant equipment grant to H.R. Walker Elementary School of the Canton Local Schools in Canton, Ohio. Extreme Networks and the PFHOF together are...

2014-07-15 04:21:29

- Leading US-based entrepreneurs to bring business expertise and passion for cricket to reigning CPL champs DALLAS, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following a thrilling opening weekend for the Limacol Caribbean Premier League 2014, Chalak Mitra Group (CMG) has been announced as the new franchise owners of reigning Limacol CPL champions, the Jamaica Tallawahs. CMG was founded by seven best friends, who are dynamic entrepreneurs from India that are passionate about cricket. The group,...

2014-07-14 23:10:07

MED-Ed Facilities Boston, The healthcare and educational facilities design and construction event for New England, April 7+8, 2015 at the Seaport Hotel in Boston Massachusetts announced the Call for Speakers is now open. Centerville, MA (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 MED-Ed Facilities is seeking proposals from qualified professionals interested in presenting at our next conference, April 7+8 in Boston at the Seaport Hotel. Case studies were extremely well attended at the recent event....

2014-07-14 23:09:35

Greater Grand Rapids Struck by Violent Storm on the Night of July 6th Farmington Hills, MI (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Storage Pros Management LLC (http://www.TheStoragePros.com) announced today an offer of 45 days of free storage at any of its 10 Grand Rapids-area storage facilities for victims of the recent Tornado that struck the area on the night of July 6th. Storage Pros’ VP of Operations Peter Spickenagel commented that Storage Pros “is reaching out to the community in which we have...

2014-07-14 23:04:28

Seven promising startup companies developing online, mobile and software solutions to healthcare problems have been accepted into the University City Science Center’s first Digital Health Accelerator (DHA). The companies will be located in the new Innovation Center @3401. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Seven promising startup companies developing online, mobile and software solutions to healthcare problems have been accepted into the University City Science Center’s first...

2014-07-14 16:21:55

BATON ROUGE, La., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) declared today a quarterly dividend of $0.275 per share. The dividend is payable October 1, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business as of September 15, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20111129/MM14279LOGO About AlbemarleAlbemarle Corporation, headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, is a leading global developer, manufacturer, and marketer of...


Latest Geography of the United States Reference Libraries

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...

Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest
2014-01-20 14:38:41

Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest is a United States National Forest that is located in the state of Washington. This forest holds 2,561,454 acres and extends along the Cascade Range to Mount Rainier National Park. The forest is divided into four ranger districts known as the Mt. Baker District, the Darrington Ranger District, the Skykomish Ranger District, and the Snoqualmie Ranger District. Because over half of the population of Washington lives within seventy miles of this forest and...

Deschutes National Forest
2013-12-24 12:04:50

The Deschutes National Forest is a United States National Forest that is located in some parts of Deschutes, Klamath, Lake, and Jefferson counties in central Oregon. It makes up 1.8 million acres along the eastern side of the Cascade Mountains. In 1908, the Deschutes National Forest was established from some parts of the Blue Mountains, Cascade, and Fremont National Forests. In the year 1911, some parts of the Deschutes National Forest were split off to create the Ochoco and Paulina National...

Dixie National Forest
2013-12-24 12:00:06

Dixie National Forest is a United States National Forest located in Utah with headquarters located in Cedar City. It takes up 2 million acres and stretches for about 170 miles across southern Utah. As it is the largest national forest in Utah, it straddles the divide between the Great Basin and the Colorado River. It is located in parts of Garfield, Iron, Kane, Wayne, Washington, and Piute counties. The majority of the forest lies in Garfield County. There are local ranger district offices...

Ouachita National Forest
2013-12-24 11:17:49

Ouachita National Forest is a United States National Forest that is located in eastern areas of Oklahoma and western areas of Arkansas. This forest holds 1,784,457 acres and is the oldest national forest in the southern portion of the United States. This forest holds six designated wilderness areas including Black Fork Mountain Wilderness and Flatside Wilderness. This forest extends through fifteen counties including Le Flore County in Oklahoma and Logan and Yell counties in Arkansas....

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