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2015-03-03 12:21:49

Panasonic's advanced technology solutions position NJPAC for long-term success NEWARK, N.J., March 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Reinventing its business model for long-term growth,

2015-03-03 08:49:07

DocuSign and Prominent Properties Sotheby's International Realty Partner to Provide Top-Tier Client Paperless Experience TENAFLY, N.J., March 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Prominent Properties Sotheby's

2015-03-03 08:37:15

PARSIPPANY, N.J., March 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Thingee Corporation, a software development company for the Life Sciences industry, will be delivering a presentation entitled, "Technology Adoption:

2015-03-02 12:22:22

Toyota of Runnemede goes the extra mile to showcase the only minivan with all-wheel-drive. RUNNEMEDE, N.J., March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- On the heels of several new awards,

2015-03-02 08:31:51

--Pediatric urgent care center offers convenient after-hours access for Bucks County families-- CHALFONT, Pa., March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

2015-03-02 08:30:11

JERSEY CITY, N.J., March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Harold B.

2015-03-02 08:24:34

$320 million a year program to modernize 800 miles of cast iron and unprotected steel NEWARK, N.J., March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Public Service Electric and Gas Company (PSE&G),

2015-02-27 23:15:54

Former NASA Commander Tom Henricks to Give Keynote Address at 8th Annual Interdisciplinary Prostate Cancer Congress® Developed by Physicians’ Education Resource® PLAINSBORO,

2015-02-27 23:13:56

Reproductive Science Center of New Jersey has reopened their newly renovated office in Lawrenceville, NJ. Scotch Plains, NJ (PRWEB) February 26, 2015

2015-02-27 23:07:02

Two agencies partner to create an innovative program to help adolescents and adults who are struggling with substance use challenges and, in some cases, mental health disorders. PARAMUS,


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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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Word of the Day
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.