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2015-04-27 16:30:48

~ Nonprofit acts to equip local Morris County family members with free Naloxone Kits, tools, materials and support to prevent additional overdose deaths MORRIS COUNTY, N.J., April

2015-04-27 12:31:53

PISCATAWAY, N.J., April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthEC(®), a leading pioneer in population health management

2015-04-27 12:28:48

SECAUCUS, N.J., April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- EY today announced the finalists for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2015 in New Jersey.

2015-04-27 12:26:24

VDS 200Q Series simulates numerous automotive battery simulation waveform requirements EDISON, N.J., April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- EM Test now offers the VDS 200Q Series, a

2015-04-27 12:26:14

Leading Industry Group Recognizes LG OLED and 4K TVs for Leadership in Lifecycle Product Design ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- LG Electronics has received the highest

2015-04-24 23:00:59

Money raised from the "2015 Golf Invitational Featuring Former New York Giant David Diehl and Friends" will benefit hospital programs and services at Clara Maass Medical Center.

2015-04-24 12:22:38

MORRISTOWN, N.J., April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) has been named "Business Leadership of the Year Honoree" by the New Jersey Conference of Mayors

2015-04-24 08:28:41

LDMonline(TM) and LDMmobile(TM) product demonstrations to be offered at annual NJAJ and NJSBA Conferences NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Lawyers Diary

2015-04-23 23:02:14

Ehrenberg is being honored at the 17th Annual Courage Awards Gala not only as a collaborative leader in crisis de-escalation, but also as an innovator in bringing mental health awareness to the

2015-04-23 16:21:41

Positive Momentum Expected to Continue as Shipping Shifts from West Coast PARSIPPANY, N.J., April 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- During the first quarter of 2015, more than 1.1 million square feet


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Jersey Devil
2013-11-04 10:48:27

The Jersey Devil is a creature in folklore that dates back to early Native American legends. It is claimed to roam the area in Southern New Jersey around the Pine Barrens. But, reported sightings, especially in the early 1900s, have been from all over New Jersey. Descriptions of the creature vary, but the most common is that it has the head of a goat, kangaroo-like body, bat-like wings, horns, small arms, clawed front hands, hooves on the rear legs, and a forked tail. The origin of this...

2012-06-14 08:05:08

Symbol: VACA6 Group: Dicot Family: Ericaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Shrub Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:MA, NH, NJ Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

muto_001_pvd
2012-06-15 03:47:48

Symbol: MUTO Group: Monocot Family: Poaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   SPTO7 Sporobolus torreyanus (Schult.) Nash Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:DE, NJ, NY, TN Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants...

2012-06-15 06:18:17

Symbol: JUCA2 Group: Monocot Family: Juncaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48    N CAN    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:NJ, VA Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering...

Stag-Moose, Cervalces scotti
2012-05-11 12:12:45

The stag-moose (Cervalces scotti) is also known as the stag moose and was actually a deer that resembled a moose. It resided in North America during the Pleistocene era. Its range included New Jersey and Iowa, reach north from Arkansas to Southern Canada. It inhabited wetlands in these areas. This animal had long legs, a head resembling an elk, and huge, complex antlers. The stag-moose became extinct during the mass extinction of large mammals that occurred in the last Ice Age on North...

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deuteragonist
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
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