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2014-08-26 23:05:39

Tunstall’s remote care and safety monitoring devices help over 3.5 million people in 40 countries live life to the fullest in the place of their choice. Pawtucket, RI (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Tunstall Healthcare Group, the world leader in remote care and safety monitoring, has signed an agreement with Health Touch Rhode Island to provide personal emergency response (PERS) for Rhode Island seniors and disabled populations. The service, branded “Health Touch”, will be delivered from...

2014-08-21 23:08:32

Pwnit! To Sponsor Winners From New England and West Coast Regional Tournaments For The Road to The Fall Classic Fighting Game Tournament Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Pwnit! (http://www.pwnit.com) the new online video sharing platform for gamers, has joined forces with Team NINJA and KOEI TECMO AMERICA to officially sponsor two Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate finalists on their road to the East Coast’s premier fighting game tournament, The Fall Classic (TFC). Pwnit!’s support of...

2014-08-20 23:12:49

Fertility Centers of New England Receives Prestigious Fertility Clinic Designation for 2014 Reading, MA (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 The Fertility Centers of New England is proud to announce its designation as an Aetna Institute of Excellence™ Infertility Clinic for Assisted Reproductive Technology services for the second consecutive year. Aetna makes information about the quality and cost of health care services available to its members to help them make informed decisions about their...

2014-08-20 23:00:29

Zinga! Frozen Yogurt franchisees in New England, Virginia and Florida stand out with local cause related marketing. Hiring special needs employees, tying in with schools, teams, making national charities local works Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 In less than a week the airwaves will be filled with celebrities making pleas for donations to fight muscle related disease. Helping the huge telethon effort raise funds will be well-known national companies and brands through their...

2014-08-12 16:20:55

Fans pin a photo of Canada/New England for opportunity to receive one of five $500 American Express gift cards SEATTLE, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Holland America Line launched a "Discover Canada & New England Sweepstakes" that will award five of the line's Pinterest followers a $500 American Express gift card. The sweepstakes runs through Sept. 20, 2014, and the winners will be selected in a random drawing at the end of September. Participants can visit the Discover Canada...

2014-08-12 08:23:50

Allows More Full Utilization of Existing LNG Infrastructure to Help Meet 2014-2015 Winter Needs BOSTON, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GDF SUEZ Gas NA (GSGNA) today announced it has entered into a purchase agreement with Gaz Metro LNG, L.P. of Montreal that will make available up to 1.0 Bcf (billion cubic feet) of additional LNG (liquefied natural gas) to meet the peak 2014-2015 winter demand in New England. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140811/135235 "This second annual...

2014-08-12 08:20:54

New joint research facility to become epicenter of academic and industry collaboration TEWKSBURY, Mass., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and the University of Massachusetts Lowell have announced an agreement to establish a joint research facility focused on the advancement of innovative technologies in a collaborative, state-of-the-art institute. Raytheon is committing $3 million with options to $5 million throughout the next 10 years for establishment of...

2014-08-06 16:28:18

World Breastfeeding Week, August 1 - 7 BOSTON, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The first-ever Human Milk World Record, sponsored by Acelleron Medical Products, was set this August! One hundred twenty-one babies received human milk from 242 participants, who included moms, dads, and caregivers who gave human milk to their babies on August 2 at the MommyCon Boston 2014 Convention in Boston. Participants came from all over the United States, and from as far away as San Diego, California....

2014-08-05 23:01:10

A $20 million National Science Foundation EPSCoR grant will establish a Sustainable Ecological Aquaculture Network (SEANET) program in Maine. The multi-institutional, public-private partnership led by UMaine, in collaboration with the University of New England and other institutions in Maine, will use the state's 3,500-mile coastline as a living laboratory to study physical oceanography, biophysical, biogeochemical, socioeconomic and policy interactions that have local, bioregional,...

2014-08-05 12:36:44

Radically simple media management solution (IBC booth 7.D07) is key to online course development BOSTON, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- With its unique mission to reflect the state of the art of music and the music business, Boston-based Berklee College of Music has gained a world-wide reputation for studies in jazz, rock, electric guitar, film scoring, songwriting, turntables, electronic production, and more than a dozen other genres and fields of study. Yet the college is...


Latest New England Reference Libraries

Appalachian Cottontail, Sylvilagus obscurus
2014-04-29 10:48:26

The Appalachian cottontail (Sylvilagus obscurus) is a species of cottontail rabbit that can be found in eastern areas of the United States. It prefers to reside in upland, mountainous areas at elevations between 2,001 and 2,500 feet. Its range extends from New York to South Carolina, where it resides in a number of vegetation species including greenbriar, blackberry, and mountain laurel plants. This species was recognized as distinct from the New England cottontail in 1992. The Appalachian...

Weather Reference Library
2012-09-03 16:05:23

Brunswick Maine, located in the Northeastern part of the United States, has a wide array of weather patterns from colder winters and mild summers due to the Atlantic Ocean impacts. Here is a look at what the climate is for the region during the year. Temperatures for Brunswick Maine: January and February are the coldest two months for the region with high temps in the 30’s and overnight lows dropping into the teens. In March the temps warm to the 40’s during the day and 20’s in the...

2012-06-15 08:12:37

Symbol: FONO Group: Moss Family: Fontinalaceae Growth Habit: Nonvascular Native Status: NA    N Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Division   Bryophyta – Mosses Subdivision   Musci Class   Bryopsida – True mosses Subclass   Bryidae Order   Isobryales Family   Fontinalaceae Genus   Fontinalis Hedw. – fontinalis moss Species   Fontinalis novae-angliae...

2012-06-15 08:12:38

Symbol: FONON Group: Moss Family: Fontinalaceae Growth Habit: Nonvascular Native Status: NA    N Synonyms:   FOLE Fontinalis lescurii Sull.   FOLER Fontinalis lescurii Sull. var. ramosior Sull.   FONOD Fontinalis novae-angliae Sull. var. delamarei (Renauld & Cardot) Welch   FONOH Fontinalis novae-angliae Sull. var. heterophylla Cardot   FONOL2 Fontinalis novae-angliae Sull. var. latifolia Cardot Classification:      ...

2012-06-15 08:12:39

Symbol: FONOL Group: Moss Family: Fontinalaceae Growth Habit: Nonvascular Native Status: NA    N Synonyms:   FOLO Fontinalis lorenziae (Cardot) Allen Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Division   Bryophyta – Mosses Subdivision   Musci Class   Bryopsida – True mosses Subclass   Bryidae Order   Isobryales Family   Fontinalaceae Genus   Fontinalis Hedw....

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lunula
  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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