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2014-07-10 23:06:10

Upgrade Provides State with One-Stop Shop for Permitting, Citizen Access, Mobile Solutions, Electronic Document Review and GIS Enhancements San Ramon, California (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Accela, the leading provider of civic engagement solutions for government, announced today that the State of New Mexico, has upgraded its existing Kiva solution with the Accela Civic Platform for its Construction Industries Division. The Accela Civic Platform will give the Regulation and Licensing Department...

2014-07-08 08:27:20

PHILADELPHIA, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Tree Events announced today the asset purchase of the annual Philadelphia Invitational Furniture Show (PIFS), a showcase of exceptional quality artisanal furniture and home furnishings held at the 23(rd) Street Armory. Green Tree Events is a quality event producer and with its sister company, Giraffe Events, produces the New England Made Giftware & Specialty Food shows. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140707/124900...

2014-06-11 23:02:21

Some Ground Zero volunteers have been unable to receive medical compensation for illnesses following the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in Manhattan. A recent ruling may broaden eligibility standards. Port Washington, New York (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm, comments on a state appeals court decision that may now make many more Ground Zero volunteers eligible for medical compensation. A unanimous panel of the Appellate Division, Third Department,...

2014-05-25 23:00:37

DentistSave.com features a large network of participating dentists in New York state that provide a cost-effective dental insurance alternative to residents and consumers. (PRWEB) May 25, 2014 DentistSave.com, a national provider of money-saving discount dental plans, has launched in the state of New York to give New York residents and New York consumers access to quality, affordable dental services at discounted rates. DentistSave.com has quickly become the destination for consumers...

2014-05-20 23:01:09

US Federal Contractor Registration (USFCR) is releasing highly regarded data showing the increase of federal contracts in New Jersey. Currently after reviewing the federal marketplace for available solicitations, US Federal Contractor Registration has found 232 contracting opportunities/awards in the state of New Jersey. Washington D.C. (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 US Federal Contractor Registration (USFCR) is releasing highly regarded data showing the increase of federal contracts in New Jersey....

2014-05-20 12:39:40

Comcast Leaders and Achievers® Scholarship Program Recognizes Connecticut Students for their Academic Achievement and Community Service HARTFORD, Conn., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comcast Foundation, founded in 1999 to provide charitable support to its local communities and to empower and enrich lives, has awarded 44 Connecticut high school seniors scholarships through its annual Leaders and Achievers(®) Scholarship Program. The program, one of the Comcast Foundation's...

2014-05-20 12:30:38

Medical Society of the State of New York Tackles Confusion about Variety of Healthcare Designations ALBANY, N.Y., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Taking a head-on approach in addressing patient confusion about the wide variety of designations held by healthcare providers, the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY) is actively supporting state-level legislation to require all healthcare providers to prominently display and identify their specific credentials. Senate bill S5493 -- and...

2014-05-08 23:08:52

Leading provider of highly skilled tutoring services now offers more than 700 teachers nationwide for in-person and online tutoring. White Plains, NY (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Elemental Learning, New York's leading provider of skilled tutoring and test preparation services, is pleased to announce the following newly available tutors: New York Tutor #1: Alice F. Location: White Plains, NY Areas Served: Tutoring in Westchester County Years of Teaching Experience: 30 Education: Masters in...

2014-05-07 23:10:27

Michael H. Rosenberg, MD, FACS, Chief of Plastic Surgery at Northern Westchester Hospital, has been elected Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY). Dr. Rosenberg will hold the office of Chairman of the Board of Trustees for the 2014-2015 term. Mount Kisco, NY (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 Northern Westchester Hospital (NWH) is pleased to announce that Michael H. Rosenberg, MD, FACS, Chief of Plastic Surgery has been elected Chairman of the Board...

2014-04-30 23:00:54

New book ‘God is a Homeopath’ bridges the gap between religion and science and gives the answer to human ills. Queensland (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 “God is a Homeopath” by Gerard Bocquee is about the principle of cure that was placed in the Bible since creation which Dr. Samuel Hahnemann discovered, developed and made into a practical reality. The law of cure of homeopathy therefore is a universal principle for all races, all of mankind. This book is an exposé of the historical...


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Agile Wallaby, Macropus agilis
2013-09-05 11:16:25

The agile wallaby (Macropus agilis), or the sandy wallaby, is a marsupial that can be found in New Guinea and northern Australia. It is the most common wallaby species in its Australian range, where it prefers to reside near streams or rivers in open grasslands, woodlands, and coastal areas. In New Guinea, it prefers to reside in lowland savannah habitats. It holds four recognized subspecies. The agile wallaby is light tan in color, with pale fur occurring on the underbelly. It is a social...

Doria’s Tree-kangaroo, Dendrolagus dorianus
2013-08-19 10:46:25

Doria’s tree-kangaroo (Dendrolagus dorianus) is a marsupial that can be found in New Guinea. It prefers a habitat within montane forests, at elevations between 1,968 and 11,975 feet. The species was given its scientific name by Edward Pierson Ramsay in 1883, in honor of Giacomo Doria. It is one of the largest species in its genus, reaching an average body length between 1.6 and 2.5 feet, with an average tail length between 1.4 and 2.1 feet. Its body is typically dark brown in color, while...

Grizzled Tree-Kangaroo, Dendrolagus inustus
2013-08-16 10:25:08

The grizzled tree-kangaroo (Dendrolagus inustus) is a marsupial that can be found in western and northern areas of New Guinea. Its range also includes the island of Yapen, and it is thought to possibly occur on Waigeo and Salawati, although this has not been confirmed. It prefers a habitat within mid-montane and lowland tropical forests. It has been found in both primary and secondary forests. This species is rare to encounter, but it is thought to occur in larger numbers in areas where...

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2009-07-01 13:43:29

Oceania is one of Earth's eight ecozones. It is the smallest ecosystem found on the planet. Oceania is unique as it is the only ecosystem that does not include any continental land mass. This bioregion includes the Pacific Ocean islands of Micronesia, Fijian Islands, and most of Polynesia (except for New Zealand). This is also the youngest ecozone. While the other ecozones include fragments of ancient continents and land masses, Oceania is composed of volcanic islands and coral atolls that...

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2009-07-01 14:02:18

Australasia is one of Earth's eight ecosystems. This ecozone includes Australia, New Guinea (including Papua New Guinea and the Indonesian province of Papua), and the eastern region of the Indonesian archipelago (island of Sulawesi, Moluccan islands, and the islands of Lombok, Sumbawa, Sumba, Flores, and Timor). Several Pacific island groups are also part of the Australasia ecosystem including the Bismarck Archipelago, Vanuatu, Solomon Islands, and New Caledonia. The rest of Indonesia not...

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Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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