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2014-10-22 23:11:27

Sunshine Recycling in Jacksonville is providing their dumpster rental services to the development site of a new community for adults with disabilities. Jacksonville, FL (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Jacksonville dumpster rental company Sunshine Recycling is currently providing their dumpster and hauling services to the construction site of a planned community for adults with disabilities. The project, located on the Southside of Jacksonville near the intersection of Hodges and Beach...

2014-10-22 12:32:16

Experienced leader will direct master-planning for unique, 4,000-acre riverfront community JACKSONVILLE, FL, Oct. 22, 2014 /CNW/ - Mattamy Homes, one of the largest privately owned homebuilders in North America, welcomes aboard a new General Manager to lead the development of the company's unique master-planned community of RiverTown, on the St. Johns River in Jacksonville. RiverTown is the only riverfront master-planned community in Jacksonville. It is approved for up to 4,950...

2014-10-20 12:21:37

New service to include on-dock intermodal rail capabilities JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) and PortMiami, through a strategic alliance, are offering the Sunshine Gateway service, which includes on-dock intermodal rail capabilities. This seamless ship to rail transfer allows the port to handle additional volumes and ensures that shipments move more quickly and efficiently with the potential to reach 70 percent of the United States...

2014-10-16 16:20:33

WINTER HAVEN, Fla., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CSX (NYSE: CSX), along with federal, state and local officials, today celebrated the grand opening of the new Central Florida Intermodal Logistics Center (ILC) in Winter Haven. The facility, which began operations earlier this year, provides a centralized hub for transportation, logistics and distribution serving Orlando, Tampa and other regional Florida markets. "The Central Florida ILC is the result of strategic collaboration...

2014-10-09 12:20:57

Sanders Ford in Jacksonville will be hosting its eighth annual chili cook-off for Toys for Tots JACKSONVILLE, N.C., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Some businesses have a difficult time staying involved in their local community, while others exceed at it. One local Jacksonville business that is constantly involved in community events is Sanders Ford. This Ford dealership is always sponsoring and hosting events that benefit people in need. Last month Sanders Ford hosted a blood...

2014-10-01 23:11:57

PharmaPoint is pleased to announce that Family First Pharmacy will open in Jacksonville Medical Care (JMC) today. Birmingham, Ala. (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 PharmaPoint is pleased to announce that Family First Pharmacy will open in Jacksonville Medical Care (JMC) today. Located in Jacksonville, Arkansas, the clinic offers 12 family practice physicians, with more than 300 years of combined experience. “We are very excited to be able to offer the convenience of an onsite pharmacy to our...

2014-09-30 23:02:36

Florida-based marketing experts offer media and film crews for short, medium and long-term projects while handling all payroll, taxes and work-comp as required by law. Jacksonville, Florida (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 Multiverse Media Group, a Jacksonville, FL-based digital media & marketing agency, introduces a production crew staffing solution for production companies, agencies and film production houses that makes it easy to employ a production crew “the right way.” The agencies...

2014-09-18 23:12:20

Sunshine Recycling, a Jacksonville dumpster rental and construction recycling company, is currently supplying dumpsters and hauling services to the construction site of the new Gran Bay Apartment Homes. (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Jacksonville roll off dumpsters provider, Sunshine Recycling, is currently providing dumpster and hauling services to a new apartment complex construction site. Gran Bay Realty Partners LLC, operated by the Rohdie Group of New York, began construction on the...

2014-09-18 08:20:25

Seamless two-day intermodal rail service helps customers reach South Florida markets JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) is expanding its services to include intermodal rail transportation between Charlotte, North Carolina and a number of locations in South Florida. The company's Piedmont Express service is available five days a week, utilizing FECR's assets. This seamless two-day service allows customers to select from a variety of...

2014-09-15 23:07:55

New book reveals an inspiring story of living without arms or legs and finding the positive in every situation. JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 Kent Bell wasn’t expected to live more than 24 hours after he was born. He came into the world without arms or legs and now, 49 years later, he has accomplished more in life than the average person. In his new book, “Look Ma, No Hands, No Legs Either,” he opens up about his childhood and how he became the man he is today by...


Word of the Day
conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin