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2014-09-24 12:34:11

-The Goddard School Holds Grand Opening Celebration on October 4- KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Goddard Systems, Inc. (GSI), the franchisor of The Goddard School(® )preschool system, announced today its newest school is opening in Flower Mound, Texas. Located at 4051 Cross Timbers Road in Flower Mound, the new school is owned by local entrepreneur Alpa Oswal and her business partners Kartavya and Mitesh Patel. In honor of the school's opening in the...

Researchers Say Mystery Of The Mima Mounds May Finally Be Solved
2013-12-09 13:44:10

[ Watch the Video: Who (Or What) Is Behind The Mysterious Mima Mounds? ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The origins of Mima mounds, piles of dirt which can measure around 8 feet high, have baffled scientists for decades. Some have speculated they are Native American burial sites, but human remains have never been found inside the tiny hills. Now, researchers have found gophers are most likely responsible for the earthen mounds, according to a report...

Two Neolithic-Era Burial Halls Discovered in UK Countryside
2013-07-30 07:43:31

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Archaeologists from the University of Manchester and the Herefordshire Council have unearthed the remains of two large halls that were constructed more than 6,000 years ago. The burned and buried halls, which were discovered atop Dorstone Hill, near Peterchurch in Herefordshire, are believed to have been constructed between 4000 and 3600 BC. Some of the charred wood at the site shows the character of the structure of the buildings...

2013-06-14 23:21:16

Dr. Rodger Song of Bridlewood Dental in Flower Mound, TX recently introduced a comprehensive smile makeover procedure that is helping his patients get the smile they have always dreamed of - using his skills with dental implants, veneers, crowns, and more. Flower Mound, TX (PRWEB) June 14, 2013 Dr. Rodger Song of Bridlewood Dental in Flower Mound, TX recently introduced a comprehensive smile makeover procedure that is helping his patients get the smile they have always dreamed of. Using his...

Research Confirms Massive Louisiana Mound Was Built By Archaic Native Americans In Less Than 90 Days
2013-01-31 09:35:07

Washington University in St. Louis Nominated early this year for recognition on the UNESCO World Heritage List, which includes such famous cultural sites as the Taj Mahal, Machu Picchu and Stonehenge, the earthen works at Poverty Point, La., have been described as one of the world´s greatest feats of construction by an archaic civilization of hunters and gatherers. Now, new research in the current issue of the journal Geoarchaeology, offers compelling evidence that one of the...

2012-03-29 21:43:06

Anthropology Helps Us Understand the Past and Allows for a Deeper Understanding of the Future For more than a century and a half, scientists and tourists have visited massive animal-shaped mounds, such as Serpent Mound in Ohio, created by the indigenous people of North America. But few animal effigy mounds had been found in South America until University of Missouri anthropology professor emeritus Robert Benfer identified numerous earthen animals rising above the coastal plains of Peru, a...

2012-01-20 13:00:00

Freestanding Emergency Room Continues First-Class Customer Service with Extension of Hours to 24 Hours Flower Mound, Texas (PRWEB) January 20, 2012 First Choice Emergency Room, the largest network of freestanding emergency rooms in Texas, is pleased to announce an extension of service hours at its Flower Mound location. The no-wait emergency room now will be open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. This is the fourth First Choice Emergency Room location to extend service to 24 hours....

2011-07-07 00:00:29

Version 1.2 is designed to build powerful and rich Web apps with HTML5, CSS3 and Javascript. Flower Mound, TX (PRWEB) July 06, 2011 Genuitec, LLC, today released its popular iPad and iPhone app designer, MobiOne Studio 1.2. MobiOne is a simple, yet powerful tool for creating iOS (Apple) mobile Web apps that anyone can build, with little to no coding skills needed. In addition to iPhone development features, MobiOne 1.2 includes the following key enhancements: iPad app design and...

2011-04-22 00:00:30

Leading Eclipse provider to demonstrate high quality Eclipse installer generation in minutes Flower Mound, TX (PRWEB) April 21, 2011 Genuitec, LLC, a founding member of the Eclipse Foundation, today announced the first webinar to introduce developers to OneInstall software distribution. OneInstall is a powerful, cross-platform software delivery and installation technology that is used by millions of customers worldwide in select distribution, but is now available to the public for the first...

2011-04-07 00:00:29

Paradigm-shifting technology enables rapid enterprise application development for Spring Flower Mound, TX (Vocus/PRWEB) April 06, 2011 Genuitec and Skyway Software, today announced the release of MyEclipse for Spring 9.0 (ME4S); an IDE designed for clean and accurate code generation in the Spring framework with familiar Eclipse tools. ME4S, which now supports HTML5 and Java EE6 specs, is designed for programmers who need their frameworks rapidly built with an accommodating and flexible IDE...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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