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2014-10-15 23:03:11

$6.6 Million Grant Will Support Center for Coastal Resilience and Urban Xcellence (CRUX) Research HOBOKEN, New Jersey (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Stevens Institute of Technology has received a five-year, $6.6 million research grant from the Port Authority of New York/New Jersey (PANYNJ) to improve preparedness and resiliency at critical Port Authority infrastructure sites through an innovative observation and forecast system that provides information on the potential risk and magnitude of...

2014-10-15 23:02:45

Montclair, NJ-A new retail store focusing on men’s accessories, vaporizers, and cigars, Speer & Crane, will be opening on Friday, October 17th in Montclair, New Jersey. (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Anyone who has been in downtown Montclair, near Montclair State University, knows that the historic town is filled with unique restaurants, trendy clothing stores, and fun concert venues that draw in some of the country’s best bands and comedians. For a good part of the summer, there has...

2014-10-15 16:29:56

U.S. Sen. Cory Booker and NASA Astronaut Mae Jemison Join Bayer and Newark Eighth Graders in Hands-on Science Experiments at Students 2 Science WHIPPANY, N.J., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayer Corporation today presented a $100,000 two-year grant from the Bayer USA Foundation to Students 2 Science (S2S), Inc., an innovative STEM education organization that introduces elementary, middle and high school students from Northern and Central New Jersey to real-world science and...

2014-10-15 12:23:57

NEWARK, N.J., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With cold weather just around the corner, PSE&G would like to remind customers that the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) is now accepting applications for the 2015 heating season. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120830/MM62627LOGO "Last year, the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program helped thousands of PSE&G households pay their heating bills," said Greg Dunlap, PSE&G's Vice President of Customer...

2014-10-15 08:37:56

DELRAY BEACH, Fla., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Twin-Star International, manufacturer of a wide range of award-winning home products and furnishings, has completed the purchase of Bell'O International Corporation, including the company's Bell'O Digital brand. Bell'O, founded in 1988 and headquartered in Morganville, New Jersey, manufactures and markets audio/visual furniture, accessories, home theater seating, metal decorative beds, upholstered headboards and desks. The Bell'O...

2014-10-15 08:29:28

Upcoming Webinar to Include Panel of Industry Experts Chosen by Blog HIPAA for Their Efforts in Achieving Compliance FLORHAM PARK, N.J., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DataMotion(TM), an experienced email encryption and health information service provider (HISP), today announced the company has been selected to participate in an interactive webinar titled "The Must-Have Tools to Address Your HIPAA Compliance Challenge." Sponsored and hosted by Blog HIPAA, an industry leading resource for news...

2014-10-14 23:06:09

Ticket Down is offering new lower prices to the friendly exhibition matches at Red Bull Arena between soccer powerhouses, Colombia, Canada, Ecuador & El Salvador. This trusted ticket reseller is offering their customer appreciation promo code SOCCER-2014 for added savings. Harrison, NJ (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 Ticket Down has cut ticket prices across the board for the doubleheader tonight at Red Bull Arena featuring Columbia, Canada, El Salvador and Ecuador. Red Bull Arena, the home...

2014-10-14 23:01:30

The Firm is representing numerous clients who were allegedly harmed by Rejuvenate and ABG II Modular-Neck Hip Stems included in the 2012 Stryker hip recall. New York, New York (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 Stryker hip lawsuits (http://www.strykerhiprecallclaims.com/) filed on behalf of individuals who were allegedly harmed by Rejuvenate and ABG II Modular-Neck Hip Stems continue to move forward in a multicounty litigation now underway in New Jersey’s Bergen County Superior Court, Bernstein...

2014-10-14 16:28:33

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eisai Inc. announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted for review the New Drug Application (NDA) for its in-house developed agent lenvatinib mesylate (lenvatinib) as a treatment for progressive radioactive iodine-refractory differentiated thyroid cancer (RAI-refractory DTC) and granted the NDA Priority Review status. Priority Review designation occurs when the FDA believes the drug has the...

2014-10-14 16:28:15

WESTWOOD, N.J., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Comprehensive Food Safety (CFS), the food safety and consulting division of RK Environmental Services (RKE) is pleased to announce the selection of Richard Gibson, Director Food Safety & Quality Assurance, as a finalist for the SQF Institute Outstanding Industry Achievement Award. This award is presented to recognize food safety professionals who have demonstrated superior dedication to advance the food safety industry and the global...


Latest New Jersey Reference Libraries

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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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.