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2014-08-11 08:33:34

ISG also wins Customer Sales Leader of the Year and Chairman's Circle Awards ROCKVILLE, Md., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ISG Solutions announced that it has received both the Customer Satisfaction Leader and Customer Sales Leader awards from Advanced Solutions International (ASI) at the annual iNNOVATIONS partner conference. These awards are given to the Authorized iMIS Solution Provider (AiSP) who has the highest customer satisfaction scores and highest sales,...

2014-08-08 16:24:43

SAN DIEGO and COLUMBIA, Md., Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DataSite and TSS (OTC: TSSI), today announced the completion of a significant upgrade to the DataSite Orlando facility. DataSite, an owner and operator of mission-critical facilities in Orlando, Fla., Atlanta, Ga., and Boise, Id., initiated the upgrades to deliver additional power and cooling capacity in their central Florida facility. TSS, a mission critical data center and technology services company, was selected by DataSite for...

2014-08-07 23:06:38

Alternative Medicine Emphasizes Education, Whole Body Causes of Disease, Less Medication Says Shanhong Lu, MD. PhD. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 Alternative medicine in the United States is growing rapidly, according to a recent July 2014 Fiscal Times article. To Shanghong Lu, MD, PhD, who combines alternative and conventional medicine, the growth in alternative medicine is empowering individuals to take a new approach to health, with more emphasis on the whole body, prevention...

2014-08-07 16:27:59

Local health leader brings awareness and resources to school fairs ROCKVILLE, Md., Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic State's focus on improving school health and wellness, the non-profit organization is sponsoring Back to School fairs in Prince George's County, Baltimore City and Montgomery County to prepare children for a healthy school year. Kaiser Permanente will provide activities and resources at each of the three locations to raise...

2014-08-07 12:22:32

Celebration set for September at American Visionary Art Museum in Baltimore WASHINGTON, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A pioneer and tireless teacher of the organic way for more than 40 years, an organic farmer dedicated to making his farming operation a compelling example of a better way to farm, and an environmental engineer who triggered an organic revolution in the mattress and bedding industry will be honored next month by the Organic Trade Association (OTA) for their visionary...

2014-08-06 08:40:16

Standout Scenic Restaurants Cover 28 States; California, Washington, Hawaii, and Florida Claim Greatest Number of Winners SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of summer vacation season, OpenTable, the world's leading provider of online restaurant reservations and part of The Priceline Group (NASDAQ: PCLN), is pleased to honor the 2014 Diners' Choice Award winners for the Top 100 Scenic View Restaurants in America. These awards reflect the combined opinions of more...

2014-08-06 08:39:18

HughesON Suite of Managed Network Services Wins Bronze in IT Industry's Coveted "2014 Hot Companies and Best Products Awards" GERMANTOWN, Md., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), the global leader in broadband satellite solutions and services, and a leading provider of managed network services, announced that Network Products Guide, the industry's leading technology research and advisory guide, named HughesON(TM) a Bronze winner in the "9th Annual 2014...

2014-08-06 08:29:09

- Bach to Rock to Open Two Schools in Syosset and Mamaroneck, N.Y., in September - BETHESDA, Md., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bach to Rock (B2R), America's music school for students of all ages, announced today it will open two new schools in Syosset and Mamaroneck, N.Y., in September. The schools are owned by current B2R franchise group Amplified Capital Partners Holdings, LLC (ACPH) which opened its first location in Port Washington, N.Y., in 2012. ACPH was founded by...

2014-08-05 23:11:01

Xact TeleSolutions, a state-of-the-art call service center, recently provided major telemarking support for national non-profit foundation, The National Kidney Foundation. Xact TeleSolutions doubled the amount of participants for the annual Kidney Walk in the Greater Baltimore area. Baltimore, Maryland (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 Xact TeleSolutions, a state-of-the-art call service center, recently provided major telemarking support for a national non-profit foundation. Xact TeleSolutions...

2014-08-05 23:07:56

Search Engine Academy Washington DC made the Baltimore Business Journal's weekly Top of the List for August 1, 2014. The weekly list featured the top five fastest growing woman-owned businesses in the Baltimore, Maryland area. Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 The Baltimore Business Journal named Search Engine Academy Washington DC (SEA DC) as one of the top five fastest growing woman-owned business in the Baltimore Maryland area for their weekly Top Of the List feature. "I...


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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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