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2013-10-09 23:21:28

"Back to Eden" Voted Top 25 in Grand Rapids, MI ArtPrize 2013, World’s Largest Art Competition Grand Rapids, Michigan (PRWEB) October 09, 2013 Artists have their favorite mediums, be it paint, textiles, metals, wood, clay and others. Michigan horticulturalist Dave MacKenzie’s unconventional chosen medium is living plants. Dave MacKenzie has a vision of a “gray to green” Eden-like future, in which buildings, homes, bridges, parking lots and roadways are clothed in...

2013-10-08 23:34:16

Safe and effective in-office Zoom whitening treatments are now being offered at Samuel T. Bander DDS. Now, Grand Rapids dentist Dr. Samuel T. Bander can make teeth up to eight shades brighter. GRAND RAPIDS, MI (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 Grand Rapids dentist Dr. Samuel T. Bander is proud to announce that his cosmetic and family dentistry practice now provides Zoom teeth whitening treatments to patients that want to smile more confidently. The Philips Zoom WhiteSpeed system is the only...

2013-10-03 12:26:47

Retailer cites easy availability and increased demand for the vaccination GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Oct. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Meijer pharmacists anticipate administering 40 percent more flu shots this season than last, saying that its walk-in services and new options for flu shots are making it easier - and more appealing - for families to get vaccinated. "Meijer customers know that we're making it easy for them to take care of their families by offering walk-in services and a variety of...

2013-10-02 08:31:27

SCRANTON, Pa., Oct. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CPG Building Products today announced that it has partnered with Lumbermen's, Inc. to distribute TimberTech products in Michigan, Indiana, Western Ohio, and Northern Kentucky. Headquartered in Grand Rapids, MI, Lumbermen's has been a successful distributor of AZEK® premium, low-maintenance exterior products for several years. With this expansion, Lumbermen's will now stock the complete line of TimberTech products, including composite and...

2013-10-01 23:32:35

The Rapid (Interurban Transit Partnership) located in Grand Rapids, MI, has awarded the contract for a new fare collection system to Scheidt & Bachmann USA, Inc., a leading provider of Fare Collection Systems and Services for mass transit. This fare collection system will service the new bus rapid transit system currently under construction for the greater Grand Rapids area. Burlington, MA (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 The Rapid, formally known as the Interurban Transit Partnership, in...

2013-09-30 08:31:09

Latest Financing to Accelerate Development of Alzheimer's Drug GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Sept. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tetra Discovery Partners, a leader in the design of new therapeutics for major neurological conditions based on PDE4 modulation in the brain, today announced it has closed a $1,041,000 seed investment led by Grand Angels, a Grand Rapids, Mich.-based investment group. The investment in Tetra includes funding from Grand Angels and the Biosciences Research &...

2013-09-19 08:32:10

Baby Rewards helps customers save $10 for every $100 spent on newborn and toddler supplies GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Sept. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Meijer announced today that it is expanding its mPerks digital coupon program to include rewards on baby merchandise purchases, allowing customers to personalize their rewards and earn $10 off their shopping purchases for every $100 they spend on items like diapers, baby wipes, training pants and toddler food. The Grand Rapids, Mich.-based...

2013-09-18 23:33:15

SBS Group is proud to announce that EHTC’s Technology Group has joined its Partner Network. Grand Rapids, MI (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 SBS Group is proud to announce that EHTC’s Technology Group has joined its Partner Network. As a leading technology consulting firm, SBS Group provides accounting and business solutions to mid-sized companies through a network of regional offices across the United States. With over 25 years of successful experience in providing business management...

2013-09-18 23:18:19

Firstronic adding 110 new jobs at its headquarters in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Grand Rapids, Michigan (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 Today, The Right Place, Inc., in collaboration with The Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC), and the City of Grand Rapids announced the approval of a $300,000 Michigan Business Development Program performance-based grant for Grand Rapids-based Firstronic LLC. The grant will allow the contract electronic component manufacturer to add 110 new jobs to...

2013-08-28 23:29:28

These meetings are designed to assist people with lupus and their family and friends to get connected with one another. (PRWEB) August 28, 2013 The Michigan Lupus Foundation will be holding a lupus Support Group meeting in Grand Rapids on September 16th. Meeting Details: Monday, September 16th 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Location: Hope Lodge 129 Jefferson Avenue SE Room 201 (Second Floor Conference Room) Grand Rapids, MI 49503 These meetings are designed to assist people with lupus and their family...


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2012-06-18 05:03:32

Symbol: CRAM4 Group: Dicot Family: Rosaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Tree Shrub Native Status: L48    N Distribution: CrataegusambitiosaSarg. distribution:USA(MI) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons...

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2010-11-19 15:53:27

Roger Chaffee was an American aeronautical engineer, a Lieutenant Commander in the U.S. Navy and a NASA astronaut in the Apollo program. He was born Roger Bruce Chaffee on February 15, 1935 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, where he graduated from Central High School. In 1957 he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Aeronautical Engineering from Purdue University. That same year, he married Martha Horn in Oklahoma City on August 24. They had two children, Sheryl Lyn and Stephen. Chaffee was a...

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