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2014-04-22 12:33:15

NORRIDGE, Ill., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stores opening in Spring/Summer 2014 include Vans, XSport Fitness, Charlotte Russe and World Kitchen. This new announcement comes on the heels of the center's most recent news of its lateral expansion that opened earlier this year which added 4.5 square acres to the current mall. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140226/CG72110LOGO With over 640,000 square feet of space before the expansion, the HIP averages $540 in sales per...

2014-04-22 12:32:57

Setting Record Straight on Unique Plant's Healthy Oil CHICAGO, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Canola oil is widely regarded as heart-healthy and versatile by health professionals and chefs, but some consumers may not understand why - or know what canola is in the first place. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140421/76820 "Canola is often confused with rapeseed, but the two crops and their oils are distinctly different both compositionally and nutritionally," explains...

2014-04-22 12:28:14

TAOS SKI VALLEY, N.M., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Taos Ski Valley will this summer launch four new mountain biking trails, including a family friendly biking park that offers something for all skill levels. The new attraction will give families and visitors even more reason to take in the pristine alpine destination during the summer months. On June 28 Taos Ski Valley will hold a grand opening celebration for Pioneer's Bike Park, a collection of biking trails that will offer the...

2014-04-22 12:27:46

CHICAGO, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ZOOMA, a half marathon and 10k series, is returning to Chicago on Saturday, August 2(nd), 2014. The first wave of runners will take off at 7AM. Register here to join the nearly 3,000 women who will be challenging themselves and inspiring others at Burnham Park in Chicago. Join ZOOMA and sponsors Muscle Milk Light, Features Performance Socks, Honest Tea, Altra, Cytomax and Barefoot Wine & Bubbly for a full weekend of serious racing and...

2014-04-22 12:27:22

New Jersey hotel guarantees the best available rate, comfortable accommodations for baseball fans SOMERSET, N.J., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The arrival of spring brings the sound of cracking baseball bats and the soft slap of leather gloves. The Residence Inn Somerset wants to make it comfortable for visitors to catch America's game along with a sound night's sleep all in style. (Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140421/76862) The New Jersey hotel celebrates...

2014-04-22 12:27:16

Premier specialty sporting goods retailer offers lineup of gear that can handle the heat LOS ANGELES, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Summer is around the corner and with it comes sunny skies, sweltering temperatures and lots of opportunities to enjoy the outdoors. To help consumers handle the heat, premier specialty sporting goods retailer Sport Chalet has an extensive lineup of gear designed with warm weather in mind. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130509/LA11443LOGO "Consumers...

2014-04-22 12:26:51

ATLANTA, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- If you have ever been tasked with locating a golf course for your next charity, corporate or social golf outing, you know how hard it can be to zero in on the right golf course. Now there is a free solution that makes it much easier. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140422/77032) Charity Helpers, LLC, a Georgia based provider of technology for charities and businesses, has just unveiled a new website that helps golf outing...

2014-04-22 12:26:32

ORLANDO, Fla., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hard Rock - one of the world's most-recognizable and iconic brands - announces Marco Roca as EVP of Hotel Development for Hard Rock International worldwide. Roca's appointment is a strategic move designed to further fuel the brand's aggressive development activity and expansion prospects. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120405/CL82910LOGO "Hard Rock International's expansion strategy is of utmost priority, the dividends of these...

2014-04-22 12:21:52

NORFOLK, Va., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) today announced the regular quarterly dividend of 54 cents per share on its common stock, payable on June 10, to stockholders of record on May 2. Since its inception in 1982, Norfolk Southern has paid dividends on its common stock for 127 consecutive quarters. Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) is one of the nation's premier transportation companies. Its Norfolk Southern Railway Company...

2014-04-22 08:42:19

BENTON HARBOR, Mich., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing its ongoing sponsorship of culinary festivals across the country, the KitchenAid brand will return to Texas as the exclusive appliance sponsor of the Austin Food & Wine Festival, taking place April 25-27. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120717/DE41498LOGO-b Most recently, KitchenAid sponsored the Food Network South Beach Wine & Food Festival (Feb 20-24), and following Austin, the brand will sponsor and...


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Table Mountain Pine, Pinus pungens
2014-04-18 07:52:15

Table mountain pine (Pinus pungens) is native to the Appalachian Mountains located in the United States. This pine also goes by the name of hickory pine, prickly pine, or mountain pine. The Table mountain pine grows best in dry conditions with soils that are made up of clay, loam, or sand, and is found scattered throughout the rocky slopes from Georgia to Pennsylvania. This pine grows best in higher elevations from 984 feet to 5780 feet with the bigger trees growing in the southern areas of...

Sand Pine, Pinus clausa
2014-04-14 10:28:55

Sand Pine (Pinus clausa) is found along the Florida coasts line mainly the Florida Peninsula from Tampa to Naples on the Gulf Coast and from St. Augustine to Fort Lauderdale on the Atlantic Coast. Some trees can be found in higher elevations of the peninsula from Clay County to Lake Okeechobee. The sand pine grows best in sandy and otherwise unsuitable soil depleted of any nutrients. The sand pine is a short and shrubby tree, which grows to heights of 16-33 feet with some growing to 69...

Highland Pony
2014-04-14 08:25:02

The Highland Pony is one of the largest breeds of pony of the mountain and moorland pony breeds. It is native to Scotland and the British Isles. Originally used as a work horse dating back to the 1880s, but now the pony is mainly used for driving, trekking and riding, but some are still used for working. Some breeders specifically develop Highland Ponies for packing deer from the mountains and limited timber extraction. Two types of Highland’s were originally bred, a small pony of the...

Haleakalā
2014-04-09 16:28:16

Haleakalā, also known as the East Maui Volcano, is a possibly active shield volcano that is located in Hawaii and actually comprises 75 percent of the island of Maui. Its name means house of the sun in the Hawaiian language and local legend says that the crater was the home of the demigod Māui’s grandmother, who helped him to force the sun to move slowly over the course of the day in order to prolong it. This volcano reaches an elevation of 3,055 feet and it holds steep slopes and a few...

Mount Kerinci
2014-04-08 13:32:05

Mount Kerinci, known by many other names including Gunung Kerinci, Berapi Kurinci, and Peak of Indrapura, is an active stratovolcano that is located in Indonesia on the island of Sumatra. It reaches an elevation of 12,484 feet, making it the tallest volcano in Indonesia, and is located within Kerinci Seblat National Park. This volcano features fifteen lakes, the largest of which are Kerinci Lake and Gunung Tujuh Lake. The summit holds a deep crater that is sometimes slightly filled by a...

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