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2014-08-19 16:30:23

HOPATCONG, N.J., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hopatcong Borough kicked off a major revitalization effort Monday with the groundbreaking of a 20,432-square-foot mixed-use building. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140819/137510 Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140819/137509 "This groundbreaking represents the culmination of five years of talent, patience and persistence," Hopatcong Mayor Sylvia Petillo told a gathering of town, county and state officials and...

2014-08-19 12:32:38

PARAMUS, N.J., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Corporate Council on Africa (CCA) presented its week-long program, "Leading the Way in U.S.-Africa Investment" July 30-August 8, 2014. This series of events took place during the U.S. Government's U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit, which aimed to strengthen ties with one of the world's most dynamic and fastest-growing regions, as well as to highlight America's commitment to Africa's security, its democratic development and its people. With...

2014-08-19 12:26:23

Seven Dates Confirmed, Beginning on November 29th, 2014 ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa is pleased to announce the addition of seven shows with Emmy and Golden Globe Award winning comedian Jerry Seinfeld, performing at Borgata's intimate 2,500-seat Event Center. Seinfeld will continue his series through 2016, with tickets on sale this Friday (August 22(nd)) for his first show scheduled for Thanksgiving weekend - Saturday, November...

2014-08-19 12:23:37

WESTWOOD, N.J., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "Food Safety and Pest Management Symposium 2014," hosted by RK Environmental Services and Comprehensive Food Safety, will now be held at Caesars Atlantic City, NJ on October 8-9, 2014. Professionals from the food safety and pest management industries will not want to miss this world-class premier event. This exciting annual gathering offers a unique and valuable opportunity to gain critical business insights offered by top industry...

2014-08-19 08:35:28

Exigent Technologies Leads Team of IT Professionals and Manufacturers in Making a Generous Donation of Time, Energy and Technology to The Center in Asbury Park, Inc. MOUNT ARLINGTON, N.J. and NEW YORK, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Exigent Technologies, a leading managed IT and cloud services company, today announced it has collaborated with the Ingram Micro Inc. VentureTech Network (VTN) Big Apple Chapter to donate professional IT services, solutions and products to New...

2014-08-19 08:21:17

2015 Sonata, Elantra go up against the competition; New Tucson revealed STEWARTSVILLE, N.J., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- One of the preeminent Hyundai dealerships in the area has pitted its vehicles against the competition's in a series of online model comparisons. Phillipsburg Easton Hyundai offers help to customers who are having a difficult time deciding between its vehicles and another brand's offerings. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140818/137038 The...

2014-08-18 23:03:58

Designation recognizes achievements in one or more healthcare-acquired quality measures Pompton Plains, NJ (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 The New Jersey Hospital Association announced that Chilton Medical Center has achieved Mentor Status for its work in the Partnership for Patients – New Jersey initiative. Mentor status means that Chilton Medical Center received the highest score in one or more of the healthcare-acquired conditions being measured by Partnership for Patients – New Jersey....

2014-08-17 23:01:34

The Firm is representing numerous women who have filed Mirena IUD lawsuits in this proceeding, all of whom allegedly suffered serious Mirena complications due to spontaneous device migration. New York, New York (PRWEB) August 17, 2014 More than 900 Mirena IUD lawsuits (http://www.drugbot.com/mirena-iud/lawsuit/) filed on behalf of women who were allegedly injured due to spontaneous device migration continue to move forward in a multicounty litigation currently underway in New Jersey’s...

2014-08-15 23:03:47

Top Doctors demonstrate highest quality care in a wide range of specialties. Inside Jersey magazine and Castle Connolly used peer review criteria for selection. (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 CarePoint Health is proud to announce that physicians from Bayonne Medical Center, Christ Hospital and Hoboken University Medical Center have been named Top Doctors of 2014 by Inside Jersey magazine and Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. The doctors selected come from a wide range of specialty areas and are among...

2014-08-15 23:00:32

Solar Power Mid-Atlantic, presented by Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and Solar Electric Power Association (SEPA), will take place over September 9 and 10 in Atlantic City, NJ. Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 With less than a month to go, the first Solar Power Mid-Atlantic, a new regional event highlighting the strong solar industry in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland and Delaware, is gaining momentum. Solar Power Mid-Atlantic, presented by Solar Energy Industries...


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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  • To take pains; labor assiduously with little progress.
This word comes from the Spanish 'pongale,' put it.
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