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2014-12-02 16:20:38

- BMW brand sales down 2.3 percent WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., Dec.

2014-12-02 12:32:26

PRINCETON, N.J., Dec. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "New Jersey hospitals are very proud to be part of the national success story in making hospital care safer for patients. The U.S.

2014-12-02 12:28:51

ProQuest includes the new standard in Community of Scholars, Pivot and Flow NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., Dec.

2014-12-01 16:24:28

State's Annual Report Shows a $48.8 Million Increase in 6-Year Trend PRINCETON, N.J., Dec.

2014-11-30 23:01:49

For the second year in a row, Attorney Jason T. Brown received the Award of National Trial Lawyers: Top 100. Jason T.

2014-11-26 23:11:27

Caserta Concepts President Joe Caserta Featured Speaker at the New Jersey Big Data Alliance (NJBDA) Event “Current Trends in Big Data Analytics” Hosted by Montclair State University’s School

2014-11-26 23:01:39

ShopRite delivers 60 tons of turkeys to arrive at local food banks in time for Thanksgiving. Keasbey, NJ (PRWEB) November 26, 2014 Fighting hunger in

2014-11-26 12:22:33

WHIPPANY, N.J., Nov. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Suburban Propane Partners, L.P.


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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
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.