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2014-08-07 23:09:20

LIberate420 to focus on non-narcotic therapies; Dr. Marla Gendelman relocates from Pittsburgh. Traverse City, Michigan (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 A leading medical marijuana expert and Dr. Marla Gendelman are opening pain management clinics throughout Michigan, including a flagship office in Traverse City, and will focus on non-narcotic therapies that assist people with debilitating medical conditions and chronic illness, the company announced today. "Liberate420 is devoted to improving...

algae bloom in the west end of Lake Erie
2014-08-07 03:30:50

Frank Jennings, Jr., Glenn Research Center Engineers at NASA's Glenn Research Center in Cleveland are using NASA Glenn remote sensing technology, previously developed for Mars exploration, to learn more about the Lake Erie algal bloom that contaminated water supplies in northwestern Ohio and southeastern Michigan over the weekend. Deploying a hyper-spectral imager and miniature spectrometers aboard Glenn’s S-3 aircraft, which began the flight campaign on August 5, 2014, researchers...

2014-08-06 23:09:16

Liberate420 to Focus on Non-narcotic Therapies; Dr. Marla Gendelman Relocates from Pittsburgh Norton Shores, MI (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 A leading medical marijuana expert and Dr. Marla Gendelman are opening pain management clinics throughout West Michigan, including its flagship office in Norton Shores, and will focus on non-narcotic therapies that assist people with debilitating medical conditions and chronic illness, the company announced today. "Liberate420 is devoted to...

2014-08-06 23:00:22

Come along with Philip J. Howard Jr. and learn all about the yoopers, their culture and history, Father Marquette, and Michigan’s connection to the Mississippi River. MA (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 Michigan’s Upper Peninsula is one of America’s hidden treasures. Overlooked and ignored as a place to visit, it is decidedly not Yellowstone Park, Disney World, or New Orleans. The UP and the yoopers, enjoy their own character, culture, and history. The land of Lake Superior, the largest...

2014-08-06 16:20:40

Companies without strong, local presence will be at a strategic disadvantage in this key growth market TRAVERSE CITY, Mich., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Companies hoping to capitalize on automotive opportunities in China must be willing to establish a manufacturing presence in that country and integrate into the local business community to succeed, Freudenberg Sealing Technologies President Torsten Maschke told an audience at the 2014 Center for Automotive Research Management...

2014-08-06 12:20:48

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) presented Gov. Rick Snyder (R-Mich.) with its State Leadership Award on Aug. 6 in Traverse City, Mich., during the Center for Automotive Research (CAR) Management Briefing Seminars. "Gov. Snyder's leadership to address a stable and fair state tax system is critical to our members," said MEMA President & CEO Steve Handschuh. "His ongoing recognition of the...

2014-08-06 08:21:58

DETROIT, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) announced today that Toyota Motor North America pledged $1 million toward the DIA's commitment to raise $100 million as part of a "grand bargain" that will help the City of Detroit emerge from bankruptcy, support city pensioners and protect the museum's art collection for the public. "Toyota has demonstrated its commitment to Detroit and Michigan by doing its part to secure the DIA's future while helping...

2014-08-05 23:06:11

The second annual Vincentric Best CPO Value in America™ Awards were announced today with strong performances from Ford and Toyota, with each manufacturer winning seven awards, while Best CPO Brand Value Awards went to Honda, Buick, and Chevrolet for passenger cars, luxury vehicles, and trucks. Based on total cost of ownership and overall value, Vincentric’s CPO awards recognize vehicles that provide the best value in their market segments. Bingham Farms, Michigan (PRWEB) August 05,...

2014-08-05 16:27:29

Dr. Craig Blogin wants to invite patients and the general public to view his blog often to learn more about dental care, dental myths and good oral health habits. ANN ARBOR, Mich., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Blogging has been around for many decades, but it really began to become popular with the growth of social media sites like Facebook and Twitter. Today businesses like Dr. Craig Blogin, DDS and his Ann Arbor dental office use blogging to educate people about dental...

2014-08-05 12:32:09

Leading Lansing, MI dentist eagerly engages with patients using Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and blog posts. LANSING, Mich., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In a world where 56% of Americans have a social media profile (Edison Research) and 74 percent of adults online use social media (Pew Internet Project), it's no wonder that dental professionals like Lansing, MI dentist Dr. Holly Scott-Hetchler are using the Internet more than ever to reach and teach patients about oral health and their...


Latest Michigan Reference Libraries

Ford Motor Company's Glass House
2014-04-13 07:51:53

The Ford Motor Company is an American automobile manufacturer with its  headquarters located in Dearborn, Michigan. It was founded by Henry Ford at 39 years old and incorporated on June 16, 1903. It is described by Forbes as "the most important industrial company in the history of the United States." Ford would go on to become one of the world's largest and most profitable companies and is one of the largest family-controlled companies in the world. Henry Ford made an attempt at an...

Cartercar 1912
2014-02-25 08:47:20

Cartercar is a vehicle manufacturer, founded by Byron J. Carter in 1905, Jackson, Michigan. The company moved to Detroit in 1906, then to Pontiac, Michigan from 1907 to 1915. Originally, Carter started his own company named the Motorcar Company in 1905 after leaving the Jackson Automobile Company. At the end of the year, he moved to Detroit due to financing. The company was renamed the Cartercar Company in 1907 when it relocated to Pontiac, Michigan and merged with the Pontiac High...

Ottawa National Forest
2013-12-24 11:52:01

Ottawa National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the upper peninsula of Michigan. This forest holds 993,010 acres and encompasses many counties including Iron, Ontonagon, Marquette, and Baraga counties. The area was once inhabited by the Ojibwa people, who were known for gathering beaver pelts and trading or selling them with traders from Canada and eastern areas of the United States. When the fur trade declined, this forest and many others were sold in the Treaty...

Huron-Manistee National Forests
2013-11-01 12:56:11

Huron-Manistee National Forests are two national forests located in the lower peninsula of Michigan. The forests were combined in 1945 and hold 978,906 acres of public lands, wetlands, and other lands and waters. Huron National Forest, established in 1909, and Manistee National Forest, established in 1938, are not connected, but they had to be combined due to administrative issues. The Huron area is prone to fires, because of the large numbers of the highly flammable Jack Pine tree. The...

Isle Royale National Park
2013-04-18 00:37:38

Isle Royal National Park is located in the state of Michigan in the United States. The park contains 571,790 acres of land and water. Its mains feature is Isle Royale, the largest island in Lake Superior that stretches over forty-five miles. The park also contains four hundred smaller islands and the water that connects them. The park was established in 1940, designated as a Wilderness Area in 1976, and designated as an International Biosphere Reserve in 1980. Isle Royal once hosted a...

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Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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