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2014-05-31 00:20:05

WASHINGTON, May 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110428/DC91889LOGO HISTORIC DELUGE Profile America -- Saturday, May 31st.( )One of the worst calamities to hit the U.S. happened on this date in 1889 -- the Johnstown, Pennsylvania Flood. Torrential rains caused a nearby artificial lake, created for a fishing and hunting resort, to spill over and weaken its earthen...

2014-05-22 23:06:02

On May 31, ASDSO will host an event remembering the South Fork Dam failure and highlighting the importance of dam safety in partnership with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the U.S. National Park Service and the Johnstown Area Heritage Association (JAHA). Lexington, Ky. (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 On the afternoon of May 31, 1889, the South Fork Dam burst after record-breaking rainfall, sending 20 million tons of water hurtling downstream toward Johnstown, Pa. To this day, this...

2014-04-17 23:09:00

Allura Skin, Laser & Wellness Clinic is excited to announce their open house event on April 17th from 2pm to 7pm at their Johnstown/Loveland location. The clinic will have door prizes and giveaways valued at $8000, as well as demonstrations of Vasershape, the body contouring laser. Loveland, Colorado (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Allura Skin, Laser & Wellness Clinic is excited to announce their open house event on April 17th at their location at 4450 Union Street, Suite 201 in Johnstown,...

2013-11-13 23:27:21

Miracle-Ear Foundation partners with Miracle-Ear of Johnstown to donate hearing aids. Johnstown, NY (PRWEB) November 13, 2013 Miracle-Ear® of Johnstown, a part of locally owned Frasier Enterprises, partnered with the Miracle-Ear Foundation to provide, Kitty, the gift of sound. Kitty, local resident, had worn hearing aids for many years, however the fit was not correct so they were constantly falling out and the sound quality was very poor. As a hospital employee, she had...

Word of the Day
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'