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2014-08-21 08:25:11

NEW ORLEANS, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Friends of the Cabildo, support organization for the Louisiana State Museum, will host the 28th Annual Ghostly Galavant Weekend Fundraisers, October 25-26 and 31. The three-day event offers Ghostly Galavant Tours, Saturday and Sunday, October 25-26 and Ghostly Galavant Eat, Drink and Be Scary Costume Party, Halloween, Friday October 31. Ghostly Galavant Tours, October 25-26 will depart every 30 minutes from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m., each...

2014-08-20 23:02:03

SEAA is proud to announce the 2015 seminar is returning to New Orleans, LA. (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 The Board of Directors of Southeast Acquirers Association, Inc., is proud to announce that the 2015 SEAA Seminar will return to New Orleans, LA. The show is scheduled for April 20-22, 2015, at the New Orleans Marriott, located at 555 Canal Street. “The Marriott is a perfect location for enjoying the New Orleans experience,” said Martin Drake, completing his final term as SEAA...

2014-08-19 23:13:36

Lafayette, Louisiana Foundation Announces Multiple Donations to a Diverse Group of Organizations Lafayette, LA (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 The Handley Family Foundation, the philanthropic division of Michael and Schanda Handley’s privately owned companies, has announced recipients of contributions for Summer 2014. A report from the Board of Directors shows that recipients include Samaritan’s Feet, Games of Acadiana, the Young Leadership Council, and 24 Hours of Booty. The mission of the...

2014-08-14 23:09:14

Low income and medium families in New Orleans area benefit from $0 down low monthly payment leasing program. New Orleans, Louisiana (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 NationWize Solar, a leading solar energy development company with offices in Louisiana and California, has completed the installation of 70 solar energy systems on low and Medium income homes in Louisiana. This project completes a series of projects where NationWize Solar has completed nearly 200 homes in the Louisiana area in low to...

2014-08-12 12:34:35

BOSTON, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CompuGroup Medical US (CGM) and Teche Action Clinic, a Community Health Center based in Louisiana, team up again to celebrate the 2014 National Health Center Week (NHCW). To mark this year's celebrations, Teche Action Clinic has organized a full schedule of activities to engage its patients, employees and community members. Activities include a Patient Appreciation Day, Staff Appreciation Day, Breastfeeding Awareness Day as well as a visit from...

2014-08-11 23:00:14

Rebecca L. Devillier is recognized as an NAPW VIP Woman of the Year for her outstanding leadership and commitment within her profession Garden City, NY (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 NAPW honors Rebecca L. Devillier as a 2014 Professional Woman of the Year. Ms. Devillier is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in local government. As the largest, most-recognized networking organization of professional women in the country, spanning virtually every industry and profession,...

2014-08-08 23:06:12

Local performers have just ten days to prepare for August 18 and August 20 talent auditions for International Organization, AMTC. (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 With a vision to see the Great Commission of Jesus Christ fulfilled in film, fashion, music and theatre, the AMTC team is scouting the country for performers who are called to be lights in entertainment: the darkest mission field on earth. Through a unique, faith-based education, AMTC equips performers with industry-current knowledge and...

2014-08-07 23:00:55

Fenstermaker’s Acoustic Market Leader, Ken LaBry, is an expert panelist presenting on the use of acoustic imaging for underwater bridge inspections during the Tuesday, August 26th, session from 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at the upcoming SASHTO Conference. (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 This year’s Southeastern Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (SASHTO) conference will unfold in New Orleans, Louisiana, from August 23-27, 2014. As the premier event and trade show for the...

2014-08-07 16:23:22

- Net income of $32.8 million or $0.20 per diluted share; Pro Forma Adjusted EBITDA of $158.0 million IRVING, Texas, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Darling Ingredients Inc. (NYSE: DAR), a global developer and producer of sustainable natural ingredients from edible and inedible bio-nutrients, creating a wide range of ingredients and customized specialty solutions for customers in the pharmaceutical, food, pet food, feed, technical, fuel, bioenergy, and fertilizer industries, today announced...

2014-08-07 12:22:23

Oceanic Expedition Part of Year-long Environmental Initiatives by CITGO HOUSTON, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The inaugural class of Nautilus Ambassadors - a graduate student and two educators from Corpus Christi, Texas and Lake Charles, Louisiana - will join scientists at sea aboard the Exploration Vessel E/V Nautilus from August 13-17. The newly-formed partnership between CITGO Petroleum Corporation and Dr. Robert Ballard's Ocean Exploration Trust (OET) made the Nautilus...


Latest Louisiana Reference Libraries

Kisatchie National Forest
2013-11-22 11:56:26

Kisatchie National Forest is located in northern areas of Louisiana and is the only national forest in that state. This national forest was established in 1930 by Hoover, thanks to the influence of Caroline Dormon, a preservationist and botanist, and the Louisiana Forestry Department. It is separated into five ranger districts known as Calcasieu, Caney, Catahoula, Kisatchie and Winn districts and protects the Kisatchie Hills Wilderness. The Calcasieu district is located in the southern...

Difference Between Onshore And Offshore Flow
2012-07-16 11:34:51

Onshore flow describes the movement of any weather feature moving towards the shore. The most common weather features that are affiliated with onshore flow are Hurricanes and the daily sea breeze. What happens with a hurricane is the Northeast side of the storm will produce winds out of the Southeast to South which will force the ocean water (Storm Surge) towards the coast along with all the extensive precipitation shields. Another feature is known as the Sea breeze. The sea breeze happens...

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2012-06-14 07:50:06

Symbol: VILU Group: Dicot Family: Fabaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Vine Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, FL, KS, LA, MO, MS, NM, NV, OK, TX, UT Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division  ...

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2012-06-14 07:50:08

Symbol: VILUL2 Group: Dicot Family: Fabaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Vine Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   VIEX Vicia exigua Nutt.     VILEO2 Vicia leavenworthii Torr. & A. Gray var. occidentalis Shinners     VILUL3 Vicia ludoviciana Nutt. var. laxiflora Shinners     VILUL8 Vicia ludoviciana Nutt. var. ludoviciana   vetch   VILUT Vicia ludoviciana Nutt. var. texana (Torr. & A. Gray)...

2012-06-14 08:21:09

Symbol: TRLU2 Group: Monocot Family: Liliaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:LA, MS Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

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