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2013-08-01 23:17:42

Hope for a greener America from the extraordinary community that made it a reality, Greensburg, Kansas. GREEN TOWN U.S.A. is an important new publication essential for community leaders, politicians, agencies, advocates, business owners, and concerned citizens looking to implement sustainable pathways. New York, NY and Greensburg, KS (PRWEB) August 01, 2013 The important new publication of sustainability in action, GREEN TOWN U.S.A., recounts Greensburg, Kansas' inspiring story of...

2011-04-13 08:55:00

NEW YORK, April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Creating communities that both people and businesses want to live in doesn't happen overnight; it requires innovation, commitment and a cooperative effort with different sectors and groups working together. Several communities have gone above and beyond to promote economic, environmental and quality of life goals. Siemens and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Business Civic Leadership Center joined forces to honor three communities for their amazing...

2011-03-09 13:00:00

SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Greensburg Wind Farm in Greensburg, KS, has been named "Wind Project of the Year" by RenewableEnergyWorld.com, a leading renewable energy publication. This award recognizes the project's community benefits and unique financing model. Jeff Bernicke, president of NativeEnergy, accepted the award at the Renewable Energy World Conference and Expo in Tampa, Florida. RenewableEnergyWorld.com said: "To recognize the perseverance of the...

2010-10-25 15:30:00

AKRON, Ohio, and GREENSBURG, Pa., Oct. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) and Allegheny Energy, Inc. (NYSE: AYE), along with 18 parties to their merger in Pennsylvania, today filed with the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PaPUC) a comprehensive settlement that addresses issues raised in the case. The filing includes additional commitments related to employment levels in Greensburg and Westmoreland County, distribution rate credits for West Penn Power...

2010-09-09 07:50:00

ATLANTA, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Greensburg, Kansas and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania might not seem to have much in common. But schools in both cities - Kiowa County High School in Greensburg and Wister Elementary School in the heart of Philadelphia - are the two Grand Prize Winners in the Synthetic Turf Council's 2010 Search for the Real Field of Dreams. The annual contest recognizes synthetic turf athletic fields and community parks that have transformed the lives of America's youth and...

2010-05-06 07:00:00

TODAY, May 6, 12:15 PM - Governor George Pataki, Chairman of Revere America, to Headline Rally at Sheraton Four Points in Greensburg - PITTSBURGH, May 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Revere America, an organization dedicated to advancing common sense public policies rooted in freedom and free markets, will be hold its latest petition-signing rally as part of its national campaign to gather the signatures of one million Americans who want to repeal and replace ObamaCare. (Logo:...

Word of the Day
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).