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2014-06-05 23:05:26

The longstanding, multi-location organization is dedicated to providing an expansive array of mental health and substance abuse services, and has expanded to serve the growing needs of the Charles County community. (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 Walden has begun offering services to accommodate patients in Charles County, Maryland. The organization has been operational in St. Mary’s County for over 40 years, and has since branched out to make its comprehensive mental health and substance abuse...

2014-06-05 23:03:23

Joseph Doyle, M.D. to host seminar in Rockville, MD on Tuesday, June 10th to answer questions about infertility treatment options and financial programs. Rockville, MD (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 On Tuesday, June 10, future parents will have the opportunity to learn about the newest fertility treatments and insurance options from Shady Grove Fertility’s Dr. Joseph Doyle. Eligible attendees will receive a complimentary new patient consultation with Dr. Doyle at Shady Grove Fertility's...

2014-06-05 12:29:58

Center will utilize next generation genomic sequencing and analysis technologies to better understand infectious disease pathogens, and create resource for the research community ROCKVILLE, Md. and LA JOLLA, Calif., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Scientists from the J. Craig Venter Institute (JCVI), a not-for-profit genomic research organization, have been awarded a five year grant from the NIH's National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) to establish and operate a...

2014-06-04 12:29:20

State Boasts Cutting-Edge Medicaid Management Information System Updates GAITHERSBURG, Md., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Utilizing CNSI's ProviderOne system technology, the state of Washington is now among the first in the country to update its Medicaid Management Information System (MMIS) in compliance with federal mandates set by the Affordable Care Act requiring simplified and streamlined operating systems. The Washington State Health Care Authority (HCA) announced that as of...

2014-06-04 12:21:08

BETHESDA, Md., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy awarded OMNITEC Solutions, Inc., a five-year, $31 million cost-plus-fixed-fee contract on June 2, 2014. Improving the acquisition planning and execution of Navy and Marine Corps Air programs is the mission of the broad spectrum of support services that OMNITEC will continue to provide with a focus on DoD, DoN, and Naval Aviation's goal of improved Affordability. These services support the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) and...

2014-06-03 12:37:10

New service continues nearly 35-year commitment to state of Maryland ROCKVILLE, Md., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States is proud to work with the state of Maryland to provide health care to Medicaid enrollees. On June 2, Kaiser Permanente became a participating managed care organization in Maryland, bringing its nationally recognized quality, preventive care and convenience to Maryland individuals and families enrolled in Medicaid. "For...

2014-06-03 12:32:47

1,000 Temporary Office and Field Staff to be hired for 2014 Census Test in Parts of D.C. and Maryland WASHINGTON, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Census Bureau today announced that it is gearing up for the 2020 Census by conducting its first major field test beginning June 5 in portions of Washington, D.C., and Montgomery County, Md. The Census Bureau will hire about 1,000 temporary workers to conduct the 2014 Census Test to explore modern and cost-effective ways to...

2014-06-03 12:23:37

Students from 23 counties and the city of Baltimore will each receive $10,000 BALTIMORE, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has announced the 24 winners of its 12th annual Engineering Scholars program, which will provide $240,000 in college scholarships to high school seniors across Maryland interested in studying engineering, computer science, physics or math. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO "Northrop Grumman is pleased to once...

2014-06-02 23:02:24

MyWay Mobile Storage donates portable storage units to the 4th annual Naptown (Annapolis) barBAYq Contest & Music Festival, hosted on May 3-4, 2014, by the Parole Rotary Foundation, Inc., which was a great success. Crownsville, MD (PRWEB) June 02, 2014 The 4th annual Naptown (Annapolis) barBAYq Contest & Music Festival, hosted on May 3-4, 2014, by the Parole Rotary Foundation, Inc., was a great success. The festival took place at the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds in...

2014-06-02 23:01:47

The award-winning Baltimore-based restaurant chain, Pizza Boli’s, is bringing back its famous Crab Pizza for a limited time only. Pikesville, Maryland (PRWEB) June 02, 2014 For anyone who knows the Maryland and Chesapeake Bay area knows about this region's love for steamed crabs! Steamed perfectly and then sprinkled with crab-flavored spices, crabs are truly a summertime favorite! Now, crab and pizza lovers can rejoice! June 2, 2014 marks the start of Pizza Boli’s Fourth Annual...


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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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