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2014-10-20 23:07:33

The Atlanta Center for Medical Research (ACMR), a national leader in research studies since 1980, will hold a grand opening celebration at its newly renovated, $25 million research facility in southwest Atlanta on Thursday, Oct. 23, from 4:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 The Atlanta Center for Medical Research (ACMR), a national leader in research studies since 1980, will hold a grand opening celebration at its newly renovated research facility in southwest...

2014-10-20 23:03:22

Thanks to a coalition of public and private funders, Ser Familia will start offering mental health services and will expand its Strengthening Families Program in Cobb County. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Ser Familia, Inc. proudly announces new and expanded services beginning this month in Cobb County, Georgia. Thanks to a grant from the "Promoting Safe and Stable Families" program and the support of United Way, Dow Chemicals and Cobb EMC, Ser Familia has opened a new...

2014-10-20 16:28:49

ATLANTA, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that Economic Injury Disaster Loans are available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and most private non-profit organizations of all sizes located in the counties of Baker, Brooks, Calhoun, Colquitt, Cook, Decatur, Dougherty, Early, Grady, Miller, Mitchell, Seminole, Thomas, Tift and Worth in Georgia as a result of the...

2014-10-20 16:22:45

Annual national celebration places focus on nuclear science, education and careers ATLANTA, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgia Power announced today that it is celebrating national Nuclear Science Week again this year by hosting and participating in a series of special local events in and around the company's Plant Vogtle near Waynesboro, Ga. The annual celebration is organized to draw attention to all aspects of nuclear science and the vital role it plays in the lives of Americans, as...

2014-10-20 12:35:41

Trojan(TM) Brand Condoms' recent study finds only 41 percent of college aged adults report always using a condom EWING, N.J., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oregon State University tops the Trojan(TM) Sexual Health Report Card for the first time in the history of the rankings, making an unprecedented jump from No. 26 to the No. 1 spot in the 2014 rankings. The 9(th) annual study sponsored by the makers of Trojan(TM) Brand Condoms and conducted by Sperling's BestPlaces, calls attention to the...

2014-10-20 08:33:18

Positive Action Southern Initiative Commitment Continues with New Grants Awarded to Seven Organizations, Bringing Total Funding for Grassroots Projects to More than 2.8 Million to Date RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ViiV Healthcare today announced seven Positive Action Southern Initiative grant awardees in Georgia, Louisiana and Mississippi for programs focused on reducing disparities in HIV/AIDS linkages to care and treatment among at-risk populations in their...

2014-10-17 23:04:45

In celebration of the Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer, Uncle Maddio’s Atlanta-area restaurants donated 15 percent of sales from September 7, 2014, and $1 from each pink wristband sold to local breast cancer programs in Georgia. The total amount of money donated was over $4,000.00 and growing due to guests buying the pink wristbands. Atlanta, GA 30307 (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint doesn’t just "serve with love" inside their restaurants but in...

2014-10-17 12:24:06

VOX Teen Communications receives top TrueBlue Community Award, $10,000 grant ATLANTA, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgia Natural Gas® (GNG), Georgia's leading natural gas provider, announced today that it has awarded $50,000 in grants to 13 Georgia nonprofit organizations, with VOX Teen Communications in Atlanta receiving the top grant of $10,000. The grant will help support VOX's youth development program which enables thousands of metro Atlanta teens to express themselves...

2014-10-16 08:35:46

Students from Fellowship Christian School and Mount Paran Christian School use The College Success Profile(TM) ATLANTA, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EdTech startup YouScience announces today a partnership designed to stop the college major guessing game for students at two Atlanta-area schools - Fellowship Christian School in Roswell, Georgia, and Mount Paran Christian School in Kennesaw, Georgia. YouScience's College Success Profile is designed to help students graduate on time...

2014-10-16 08:27:12

ATLANTA, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Public Relations Society of America Georgia Chapter (www.prsageorgia.org) hosts two events on Wednesday, October 22 a seminar that will take an in-depth look at social media storytelling, then a luncheon shining the focus on one of the summer's biggest PR success stories, Coca-Cola's Share a Coke campaign. Both events will be held at Maggiano's Buckhead in Atlanta. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120223/CL58658LOGO Morning Seminar: Social...


Latest Georgia Reference Libraries

Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest
2013-11-21 14:10:15

The Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest located in northern Georgia comprises two United States National Forests, the Oconee National Forest and Chattahoochee National Forest. The combined total area of the Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest is 866,468 acres, of which the Chattahoochee National Forest makes up 750,145 acres and the Oconee National forest makes up 116,232 acres. The county with the largest section of the forest is Rabun County, Georgia, which as 148,684 acres within its...

Weather Reference Library
2012-07-16 13:29:14

Atlanta Georgia is located in the Southeast part of the United States, which supports a warmer summer with showers and thunderstorms. The winter months can be colder due to its higher elevation than the coastal cities of Georgia. Temperatures for Atlanta GA: January through February, which is the peak of winter for Atlanta, sees average lows around 30 with daytime highs near 50F. March and April show a warming trend as Spring sets in with March temps ranging from 40-60F while April's...

2012-06-14 09:57:12

Symbol: SITH2 Group: Dicot Family: Sapotaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Shrub Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   BUTH Bumelia thornei Cronquist Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:FL, GA Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division  ...

2012-06-15 03:24:00

Symbol: NOGE Group: Monocot Family: Liliaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Subshrub Shrub Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:GA, SC Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class...

2012-06-15 06:36:56

Symbol: ILLO Group: Dicot Family: Aquifoliaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Tree Shrub Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   ILDEL Ilex decidua Walter var. longipes (Chapm. ex Trel.) H.E. Ahles   ILLOH Ilex longipes Chapm. ex Trel. var. hirsuta Lundell Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, AR, FL, GA, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, TX Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants...

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