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2014-08-21 12:31:38

LAKELAND, Fla., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A groundbreaking ceremony for the new Polk State Center for Public Safety at Polk State College, designed by Lakeland-based Furr & Wegman Architects, was held today. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140819/137423 The new 100,000 square foot, two-story facility will be home to the Kenneth C. Thompson Institute for Public Safety, which grants certificate and degrees in programs including Criminal Justice Technology and Emergency...

2014-06-04 23:01:00

Zachary Gier Enterprises is a Full Service Automotive Locksmith who covers the Tampa, St Pete, and Lakeland Areas Tampa, Fl (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 Zachary Gier Enterprises, a family-owned locksmith company in Tampa, announced this week the release of their new line of services which includes, generation of high security laser keys, replacement as well as repair of ignition locks, replacement of Transponder chip keys and Factory remotes, and car key replacement of domestic, foreign, and...

2014-05-31 23:07:30

Express Success LLC Opens Holistic Chamber of Commerce Chapter in Lakeland, Florida Lakeland, Florida (PRWEB) May 31, 2014 Express Success LLC Brings Holistic Chamber of Commerce to Lakeland, Florida With a vision of healthy people on a healthy planet, the Holistic Chamber of Commerce (HCC) is weaving together an international movement promoting holistic, natural and sustainable products, services and solutions. To that end, the HCC is pleased to announce that holistic leaders in...

2014-03-25 08:34:58

MUSKOKA, ON, March 25, 2014 /CNW/ - Starting this spring, businesses in Muskoka and Almaguin will be first in Ontario to experience the speed and advantages of 1 Gigabit (1GB) Internet service. Lakeland Networks will start rolling out the blazing fast Internet in April to present customers - including municipalities, schools, hospitals, police and businesses. "This first of its kind offering gives business an advantage in a tough economic environment, while helping to attract new...

2014-01-15 23:02:22

Accurate AMPG worked with CD Systems LLC and MG McGrath to design special fasteners to connect the splice plates on the pergola system Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 In the summer of 2011, AMPG was approached by CD Systems LLC and MG McGrath, Inc., both division 5 sub-contractors on a project few people had heard about outside of Lakeland Florida. A new Florida State Polytechnic University campus had been approved for development. World-renowned architect and designer Santiago...

2013-12-16 23:02:58

The winning streak extends to 11 years for the Interior Design Technology program at Lakeland College in eastern Alberta. Vermilion, Alberta (PRWEB) December 16, 2013 In October, when Krista Savino completed her bathroom design for the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) student competition, she was relieved to be finished with the project. “It was very stressful because we were just learning how to use AutoCAD (design and drafting software) and I had only designed one bathroom...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'