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2014-10-30 20:20:28

Cavender store among last to leave former "Automobile Row" SAN ANTONIO, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Cavender Cadillac will be opening up their new location at Lookout Road and Loop 1604 on Nov. 3. After several decades at the dealership's location on Broadway, Cavender Cadillac will be one of the last dealers to leave the historic area once known as "Automobile Row." This move has been a long time coming and is the product of hard work from just about everyone within the...

2014-10-30 16:32:59

WASHINGTON, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CCOI), one of the largest Internet service providers in the world, today announced that Dave Schaeffer, Cogent's chief executive officer, will present at the 2014 Wells Fargo Tech, Media & Telecom Conference at 10:45 a.m. EST, November 13th, 2014. The conference is being held at The Waldorf Astoria in New York, NY. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20020204/DCM032LOGO Investors and other...

2014-10-30 16:28:57

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vermillion, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRML), a multivariate diagnostics company focused on gynecologic cancers and women's health, will hold a conference call on Thursday, November 13, 2014, at 4:30 p.m. Eastern time to discuss results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2014. Financial results will be issued in a press release prior to the call. Vermillion's Chairman, President and CEO James LaFrance will host the call, followed by a question...

2014-10-30 16:28:31

NORWALK, Conn., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As running a medical practice gets increasingly more complex due to federal and state regulations, dwindling reimbursements, and a host of other issues, the need for best practices has become that much more important. Each year, the Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) brings together some of the best thought leaders in practice management, including physicians and administrators, to achieve this goal. And each year, Physicians...

2014-10-30 16:28:22

Session Tackles Critical Claims Operational Challenges CHICAGO, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2014 Workers' Compensation Benchmarking Study results will be featured in a presentation at the National Workers' Compensation and Disability Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada next month, entitled "Strategies for Overcoming Operational Challenges & Benchmarking Program Performance." The session will be moderated by Jason Beans, CEO and Founder of Rising Medical Solutions (Rising), the creator...

2014-10-30 16:28:21

PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following statement is from Compassion & Choices President Barbara Coombs Lee, who coauthored the Oregon Death With Dignity Act that Brittany is accessing. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141030/155628 "Brittany is resolute that she wants control over how much suffering and deterioration she endures before she dies. That decision is Brittany's, and no one else's, to make. Aid in dying is always in the hands of...

2014-10-30 16:28:19

"Biotech Learning and Earning" transforms traditional classroom setting into real-world science laboratory WINDSOR, Conn., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), formerly ING U.S., announced today that Mary Clark, a teacher at Eric Solorio Academy High School in Chicago, Illinois, has received the first-place prize in the company's national 2014 Voya Unsung Heroes awards competition. Since the Voya Unsung Heroes program began in 1996, Voya has awarded...

2014-10-30 16:26:52

The real life story of Vemma® Royal Ambassadors Ruth and Jeff Elliott is portrayed in an inspirational and award winning feature film TEMPE, Ariz., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "Hoovey," the inspiring story of Eric "Hoovey" Elliott's triumph over a near fatal brain tumor, featuring an all-star cast that includes Lauren Holly (Dumb and Dumber, NCIS), Patrick Warburton (Emperor's New Groove, Men in Black II) and Cody Linley (Hannah Montana), recently debuted at the Sunscreen Film...

2014-10-30 16:26:43

GREENSBORO, N.C., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The tide is slowly starting to turn in favor of the American furniture industry in terms of sales, but manufacturers and retailers continue to face numerous wide-ranging challenges that demand responses. These include: -- Sluggish economic recovery -- Shifting consumer buying preferences -- Skilled worker shortages -- Rising labor costs -- Technology integration issues -- New distribution channels, and --...

2014-10-30 16:26:41

Verdi Productions along with CES Boxing brings you a night at the fights with the stars on hand November 7, 2014. EAST GREENWICH, R.I., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On November 7, 2014 CES Boxing along with Verdi Productions will be giving away 100 VIP ringside tickets to Bleed for This. You can win front row tickets to be in the boxing match scene being filmed on November 12, 2014 at Twin River Casino's Event Center. Bleed for This is Executive Produced by Martin Scorsese and...


Latest Internet Reference Libraries

Parastylotermes
2014-04-25 09:31:15

Parastylotermes is a genus that holds five extinct species of termite that resided in Europe, India, and North America. The genus was first described by Thomas E. Snyder and Alfred E. Emerson in 1949. The first species to be described, P. robustus, was described by Baron Kurt von Rosen in 1913, but he was unsure about which genus to classify the species in. This species, which is known from three imagos and four separate wings, was placed into its current genus in 1949. The classification of...

Striped Sun Star, Solaster stimpson
2013-11-14 12:36:02

The striped sun star (Solaster stimpson), also known as the sun sea star among many other names, is a species of starfish that is classified within the Solasteridae family. It can be found in many areas including the western coasts of the United States and the waters around Japan. This species prefers a habitat within sub tidal areas with rocky terrain, at depths of up to 2,001 feet. It is large, reaching an average diameter of 19.6 inches, with eight to twelve long arms. It can vary in color...

Gray Petaltail, Tachopteryx thoreyi
2013-07-30 13:21:52

The gray petaltail (Tachopteryx thoreyi), also known as Thorey's grayback, is a species of dragonfly that is native to the United States. Its range includes Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Maryland, New York, Oklahoma, and Texas, among other states. It can be found in a number of habitats including woodlands, deciduous forests, and highlands. This species is almost uniformly gray in color, with black markings occurring along the abdomen, and it reaches an average length of 3.1 inches....

Neurothemis terminate
2013-07-17 10:43:20

Neurothemis terminate is a species of dragonfly that can be found in a range that extends from Japan and Peninsular Malaysia to the Lesser Sundas in Indonesia and includes the Philippines and Palau. It can be near marshes, lakes, and rice fields, being most common near in man-made environments rather than developed forest habitats.  In areas where these habitats are in good condition, population numbers are stable. Neurothemis terminate is not known to have any major threats and...

Isoperla carbonaria
2013-07-10 15:37:19

Isoperla carbonaria is a species of stonefly that can be found In Italy, France, and Switzerland. It prefers to reside near streams in mountainous regions, at elevations between 0–1,150 feet above sea level. Immature individuals reside in cold waters while adults are terrestrial fliers. It reaches a body length between .3 and .5 inches, which is its distinguishing trait, and is typically yellowish in color. Larvae are known to consume Chironomidae, which can be found under...

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maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.