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2015-04-24 12:26:00

Portal from Morneau Shepell provides intuitive format, convenient access and real-time information for members ATLANTA, GA, April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Morneau Shepell and

2015-04-23 23:10:08

Dr. Rita Freed from the Department of Art of the Ancient World at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston will Deliver the Keynote Lecture.

2015-04-15 23:08:02

The Wild Blueberry Association of North America highlights two University of Maine studies, which reveal that a diet containing Wild Blueberries may positively impact certain characteristics of

2015-04-09 16:28:07

Education, Conversation and Preparation Remains a Critical Part of Developing a Long Term Care Strategy RICHMOND, Va., April 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Genworth announced today, the results of

2015-04-02 23:01:09

Southern New Hampshire University’s College of Online and Continuing Education holds tuition rates at 2012 levels, demonstrating its commitment to affordable higher education. MANCHESTER,

2015-04-02 12:24:02

Natural Personal Care Leader Encourages Parents to Talk with their Kids About Making Smart Decisions for the Planet KENNEBUNK, Maine, April 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Parents are always looking

2015-04-01 12:22:59

Federal Highway & Bridge Funding Facing May 31 Deadline WASHINGTON, April 1, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An analysis of the recently-released 2014 U.S.

2015-03-30 23:07:42

The Gracie Theatre at Husson University will screen the documentary film "Perfect Strangers" on April 2, 2015 at 7 p.m.

2015-03-25 12:22:57

Last structure for $1.4 billion Maine Power Reliability Program installed in Windsor NEW GLOUCESTER, Maine, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Iberdrola USA and Central Maine Power Co.


Latest Maine Reference Libraries

Acadia National Park
2013-03-04 09:12:06

Acadia National Park is located in the United States, in the state of Maine. It holds most of Mount Desert Island and the islands associated with it along the coast of the Atlantic Ocean. Created in 1919, this park is the oldest National Park that occurs east of the Mississippi River and was known as Lafayette National Park until 1929. The land encompassed by the park was originally inhabited by the Wabanaki people. When Samuel de Champlain saw the area in 1604, he described it as holding...

Weather Reference Library
2012-09-03 16:05:23

Brunswick Maine, located in the Northeastern part of the United States, has a wide array of weather patterns from colder winters and mild summers due to the Atlantic Ocean impacts. Here is a look at what the climate is for the region during the year. Temperatures for Brunswick Maine: January and February are the coldest two months for the region with high temps in the 30’s and overnight lows dropping into the teens. In March the temps warm to the 40’s during the day and 20’s in the...

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2011-04-11 13:06:23

Chris Cassidy Chris Cassidy is a NASA astronaut and a Navy SEAL. He was born Christopher John Cassidy on January 4, 1970 in Salem, Massachusetts. He graduated from York High School, in York, Maine, and then subsequently also graduated from the Naval Academy Prep School in Newport, Rhode Island, in 1989. He received a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1993 and a Master's degree in Ocean engineering from MIT in 2000. Cassidy graduated from BUD/S Class 192,...

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2007-10-29 10:56:38

The Maine Coon, known for its intelligence and playful nature is one of the oldest natural breeds of cat in North America. As one of the largest breeds of domestic cat, it is often called the "gentle giant". The North American Maine Coon originated in New England, where it was one of the few breeds of cat that survived the harsh New England winters. As only the strongest cats survived, the Maine Coon developed into a rugged, large cat with a thick coat and frame through natural selection....

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Word of the Day
dipsas
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.