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2014-07-22 16:27:32

Weight Management Company Expands Snack Line with Four New Chips and Popcorn Flavors OWINGS MILLS, Md., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Medifast, Inc. (NYSE: MED), a leading United States manufacturer and provider of clinically proven, portion-controlled weight-loss products and programs, is excited to announce four new snacks to complement its line of weight management products. The new additions feature two chips and two popcorn choices: Sea Salt & Olive Oil Veggie Chips, Spicy...

2014-07-22 08:22:52

Testing Confirms Private System-On-Wheels Communications Between First Responders and Emergency Operations Centers GERMANTOWN, Md. and CLARKSBURG, Md., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), the global leader in broadband satellite solutions and services, and Thales Defense & Security, Inc., a global leader in aerospace, transportation, defense and security technologies, today announced they have successfully tested a rapidly deployable Long-Term...

2014-07-21 20:22:17

MacDonald Recognized as One of Maryland's Most Inspiring Leaders for Strategic Direction and Innovation at Medifast OWINGS MILLS, Md., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Medifast, Inc. (NYSE: MED), a leading United States manufacturer and provider of clinically proven, portion-controlled weight-loss products and programs, is proud to announce that Michael MacDonald, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, was named as The Daily Record's Most Admired CEOs....

2014-07-21 16:24:18

BALTIMORE, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fresh off a consensus national title in boys' lacrosse, The Boys' Latin School of Maryland is replacing their two athletic fields beginning in late June. Both the J. Duncan Smith '73 Field and Lebrun's Coaches Field will receive state-of-the-art playing surfaces from AstroTurf®, the originator of the synthetic turf industry. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140721/128907 The two playing fields will be re-covered with...

2014-07-21 12:20:44

ROCKVILLE, Md., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of an SGT, Inc.-led team, Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will provide mission and flight crew operations support to NASA for the International Space Station (ISS) and future human space exploration. These support services within the Integrated Mission Operations Contract II (IMOC II) are critical to the safe operation of all NASA human spaceflight missions. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110419/PH85737LOGO-b Under IMOC II,...

2014-07-19 23:02:34

Sport and Spine Rehab of Fort Washington is excited to announce that Dr. Hayford Anane, DC formerly of Sport and Spine Rehab of McLean has been named new Clinic Director of the Sport and Spine Rehab of Fort Washington location in Fort Washington, Maryland. Fort Washington MD (PRWEB) July 19, 2014 Dr. Hayford Anane, an associate chiropractor with Sport and Spine Rehab of McLean for the last two years, was recently promoted to Clinic Director of the Sport and Spine Rehab of Fort Washington...

2014-07-18 12:23:07

Don Pyle Joins Company to Support Innovation & Growth BETHESDA, Md., July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WealthEngine, the leading provider of wealth intelligence, prospecting solutions, and marketing services for higher education, healthcare, luxury, and financial services, announces its newest board member, Don Pyle. Don is an industry veteran with more than twenty years of experience in Silicon Valley. Don Pyle played a significant role in the sales & management of one of the...

2014-07-17 12:34:38

$48,000 Funding Goal to Bring Product to Market and Help Save Lives GERMANTOWN, Md., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Silent Beacon Inc., an innovator in personal protection, announced its $48,000 Indiegogo crowd funding campaign to bring its wearable lifesaving device to consumers. Designed to provide immediate aid to those in need, the Bluetooth device allows users to instantly locate, track and communicate with loved ones who require emergency assistance....

2014-07-16 23:09:50

Greenbee Parking, a rapidly growing airport parking service, has announced that Hyatt Place will be their new business partner in Baltimore. Now all travelers using the Baltimore (BWI) airport can expect great deals at very affordable Baltimore airport parking rates. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 Greenbee Parking, a fast growing airport parking service, has just announced a strategic partnership with Hyatt Place in Baltimore. Now all travelers using the Baltimore (BWI) airport can...

2014-07-16 23:01:55

Pixe, the Maryland-based technology company and developers of leading mobile social marketing solutions, powered the official photo booth for the Notre Dame Reunion 2014, significantly extending the University Alumni Association’s reach on leading social media. Columbia, MD (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 Pixe, the Maryland-based technology company and developers of leading mobile social marketing solutions, powered the official photo booth for the Notre Dame Reunion 2014, significantly extending...


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The Story And News Behind This Past Weekend’s Derecho (June 29-July 1)
2012-07-02 08:00:47

This past weekend we saw a massive line of storms impact large areas of the country from Iowa to Maryland in what is known as a Derecho. What is a Derecho? The best way to define this weather feature is by describing a large mass of t-storms combining together to form an elongated region of storms which can create intense surface winds that can blow in excess of 60mph reaching well into the 100 plus mph range. These winds are also known as straight line winds. What happens is, as these...

Climate Impact On Your Budget For Annapolis Maryland
2012-07-16 17:06:13

If you live in Annapolis Maryland or the Baltimore Maryland area this is what you can roughly expect to see when it comes to your heating and cooling budget. The above graph shows the situations that occurred during previous phases of all three events such as normal conditions along with EL-Nino and La-Nina. The left side is a normal month of March that shows the Heating Degree Days can exceed 600, while during a EL-Nino phase warming occurs which is represented by the drop in Heating...

2012-06-14 11:30:18

Symbol: RHMAM2 Group: Dicot Family: Melastomataceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   RHDE3 Rhexia delicatula Small   RHFI3 Rhexia filiformis Small   RHLA8 Rhexia lanceolata Walter   RHMAE Rhexia mariana L. var. exalbida Michx.   RHMAL Rhexia mariana L. var. leiosperma Fernald & Grisc. Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, AR, DC,...

2012-06-14 12:35:13

Symbol: POMA8 Group: Dicot Family: Polygalaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   POHA7 Polygala harperi Small Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, AR, DC, DE, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, NJ, NY, SC, TN, TX, VA Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision  ...

2012-06-15 05:45:40

Symbol: LEMA15 Group: Lichen Family: Lecideaceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA    N Classification:       Kingdom   Fungi – Fungi Division   Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class   Ascomycetes Order   Lecanorales Family   Lecideaceae Genus   Lecidea Ach. – lecidea lichen Species   Lecidea marylandensis H. Magn. – Maryland lecidea lichen

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