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2014-07-24 08:29:46

ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY, Md., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rockin' Jump - the Ultimate Trampoline Park brand - headquartered in Pleasanton, CA - is celebrating an exciting new multi unit franchise agreement for the Maryland market. This six (6) unit agreement includes the territories of Anne Arundel County, Baltimore County, Charles County and Howard County, MD. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140724/130070 Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140724/130069 After...

2014-07-23 23:17:04

Ticket Down has rolled back ticket prices across the board for the Guinness International Champions Cup match between soccer powerhouses Manchester United and Inter Milan at the Fedex Field in Landover, MD (Washington, DC metro area). This well-known ticket exchange is also offering their customer appreciation promo code SOCCER-2014 for added savings. Washington, DC (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Ticket Down is a reliable source for cheap Manchester United vs. Inter Milan tickets at Fedex Field...

2014-07-23 23:13:43

Megan Unterschute and James Macfarlane join the Baltimore based marketing fulfillment company. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 Harris Media Group, Inc. (HMG) in Baltimore, MD, is pleased to announce Megan Unterschute has joined the firm as Director of Marketing and Development. Megan will be responsible for expanding the firms growing promotional products business. Megan’s experience in both direct marketing and retail, compliments her enthusiasm for bringing consultative...

2014-07-23 23:05:50

R2i will moderate a panel of leading higher education professionals to discuss the changing landscape in the business of higher education marketing. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 The annual eduWeb Conference for the higher education community delivers presentations and workshops to those who are involved in the design, development, marketing strategy, implementation and management of their online presence. This year’s conference will be held August 4-6 at the Hilton Baltimore....

2014-07-23 08:27:54

CHEVY CHASE, Md., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- How does a luxury hotel company bring its brand to life and showcase a memorable performance by highly skilled artists in China? It recruits one of the nation's finest performance arts troupes to offer spontaneous acrobatic shows in Shanghai, and then shares the beautiful video content with a global digital audience. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140410/PH02730LOGO The Ritz-Carlton has launched a two and a half minute film...

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,...


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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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bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
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This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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