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Puritan Medical Products, a single-use US swab manufacturer specializing in the medical, diagnostic, environmental, and forensics industries celebrates 96 years of producing their extensive line
Bilingual Contact Center Acknowledged in CUSTOMER Magazine as a High-Capacity Teleservices Outsourcing Agency Portland, Maine (PRWEB) May 18, 2015
As colleges and universities face increasing scrutiny over expensive tuition fees and lack of measurable returns on investment, the University of New England (UNE) is reporting its lowest cost
University of New England President Danielle N.
While many foods grown today are getting bigger and blander, Wild Blueberries are bucking the blandification trend.
The individuals to be honored include U.S. Navy Captain and NASA Astronaut Christopher Cassidy, Robert E.
On Sunday, May 10, 2015 at 2 p.m., U.S.
Today, the Maine Certified Sustainable Lobster Association announced their newest member, Chicken of the Sea Frozen Foods.
UNE has now partnered with KeyBank to take strategic steps toward building a robust dental workforce pipeline for Aroostook and Penobscot Counties, two geographic areas of specific oral health
New antigen tests offer highest accuracy/specificity available, enabling earlier diagnosis and treatment; IDEXX to add their new antigen tests to all reference laboratory fecal panels at no additional
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...
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...
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,...
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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