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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...

2013-10-01 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...

2013-09-18 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...

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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...

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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