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2015-03-17 08:21:02

2014 Campaign Raised $800,000 For Children Served By The Valerie Fund MAPLEWOOD, N.J., March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Following a very successful 2014 campaign, franchised auto retailers

2015-03-17 08:21:00

Hankook Tire Gauge Index reveals most drivers don't know how to deal with potholes on the road WAYNE, N.J., March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- It was a record breaking winter this year

2015-03-16 23:02:10

SBS Group has been named one of the Best Places to Work in New Jersey.

2015-03-16 23:01:40

Catalent Pharma Solutions, the leading global provider of advanced delivery technologies and development solutions for drugs, biologics and consumer health products, has today announced that Sharon

2015-03-16 12:24:34

The Cake Boss himself comes to the rescue of bakeries in trouble in this new series MIAMI, March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Buddy Valastro, the star of Discovery Familia's hit series

2015-03-16 12:21:16

Eight-channel generator offers 64,000 segments and 1 GB of memory for user-defined waveform shapes EDISON, N.J., March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Teseq introduces an eight-channel

2015-03-16 08:38:13

HOLMDEL, N.J., March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Vonage Holdings Corp.

2015-03-14 23:00:58

The Firm is representing numerous plaintiffs in Stryker hip lawsuits, all of whom allegedly suffered serious and debilitating complications due to recalled Rejuvenate and ABG II Modular Neck Hip

2015-03-13 23:05:48

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has decided to reopen Hurricane Sandy claims that were recently filed by over 141,000 New Jersey homeowners who were effected by the disaster.

2015-03-13 23:04:47

Art aficionados and individuals looking to enjoy a fun night out in support of community health will want to attend Raritan Bay Medical Center Foundation’s 18th Annual Art Show “Inspirations


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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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