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2011-03-26 00:00:28

Systems is celebrating their 10 year anniversary this year. Loveland, CO (Vocus/PRWEB) March 25, 2011 KENT Systems is celebrating their 10 year anniversary this year. Kent Systems was originally a product line dreamed of and designed by Kent Sampson while he owned Value Plastics. It was marketed through Value Plastics until it was purchased by Kent Sampson in 2001, at which point it became an independent company and offered products directly to the public. "We are so excited to celebrate...

2011-03-02 12:00:00

CLEVELAND, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion East Ohio awarded $100,000 to 12 winners today in its annual Community Impact Awards competition, co-sponsored by Dominion East Ohio and Inside Business Magazine. A panel of community judges selected the winners from 85 entries submitted by Northeast Ohio organizations in the 16th annual awards competition. The award recognizes cities or organizations that have made a positive impact in the community. Funding for the grants comes from...

2011-01-12 08:00:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As the basketball season heats up, hoops fans are heading to Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar to watch all the action and cheer on their teams with fellow supporters and rivals. With dozens of big screen HDTVs, award-winning wings and signature sauces, Buffalo Wild Wings has become a social destination for sports fans. Between college and professional basketball followers, there are plenty of hungry fans, and basketball season has become one of...

2010-07-27 10:00:00

West Coast witnesses and participants are invited to record their stories First New Media Truth-seeking Initiative Documents 1970 Campus Shooting of Kent State University Students SAN FRANCISCO, July 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Aug 7-8, 2010 filmmaker Michael Moore will livecast the hearings of the Kent State Truth Tribunal, streaming in real-time the accounts of participants and witnesses to the events surrounding the 1970 Kent State shootings, that left four students dead and nine...

2010-05-24 10:09:00

AKRON, Ohio, May 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of Akron Blue Team has taken First Place in the Student Titanium Pedestrian Bridge Design Competition sponsored by the Defense Metals Technology Center (DMTC) of North Canton, Ohio. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100524/CL09635 ) Judges chose Ball State for Second Place. They also selected three teams for Honorable Mention. First Honorable Mention was the University of Akron Gold Team. Second Honorable mention was Kent...

2009-11-05 09:10:00

AKRON, Ohio, Nov. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Specialists in the use of titanium told some 50 college students at a design competition site visit late last week at The University of Akron that they can express extraordinary creativity in designing the first pedestrian bridge in America made of rust-proof and exceptionally strong titanium. "You can be as imaginative as you want in the use of this incredible Space Age metal, while fashioning a project that will benefit society," said Gary Nemchock,...

2009-05-12 10:49:00

Recipient Kent State University student CLEVELAND, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- IABC Cleveland has named Rebecca Odell of Cortland, Ohio, its 2009 Future Vision Award scholarship recipient. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070517/IABCLOGO ) A Kent State University (KSU) junior majoring in Public Relations, Odell earned $2,000 toward senior year studies. She will receive her award at IABC Cleveland's Vision Awards ceremony on June 3, 2009, at Windows on the River in downtown...

2009-05-07 17:00:00

KENT, Ohio, May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Kent Displays announced today a $4.9 Million award from the Ohio Third Frontier Commission's Research Commercialization Program. The award will be used to develop the company's next generation of Reflex(TM) electronic skins for portable electronic devices such as cell phones and laptop computers. Program collaborators include plastic substrate producer DuPont Teijin Films and electronic chip designer Solomon Systech Ltd., as well as two leading research...

2008-12-05 09:46:00

GREEN, Ohio, Dec. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Things just keep getting better and better at Akron-Canton Airport (CAK). Two outstanding team members have been promoted to management positions to keep the airfield safe and secure and the momentum strong at CAK. Todd Laps, who has been part of the airport team for 24 years, has been promoted to public safety/operations manager. In addition to managing the day-to-day operations of the airfield, he will be in charge of keeping the airport...

2008-09-11 18:00:17

NORTH CANTON, Ohio, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Students interested in environmental issues will be presented with a unique opportunity at Kent State University Stark due to a generous gift from the Herbert W. Hoover Foundation to establish the Herbert W. Hoover Initiative for Environmental Media Activism. The Initiative, a collaboration between Kent State Stark and the University of Miami (Florida), is designed to develop generations of scholars who understand science and are able...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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