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2014-08-14 12:20:34

Expanded Facility Will Better Serve Customers and Regional Demand for Catastrophe Services WESTCHESTER, Ill., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Insurance Auto Auctions, Inc. (IAA), a business unit of KAR Auction Services (NYSE: KAR), and the leading live and live-online salvage auto auction company, today announced the expansion of its IAA Omaha branch located in Springfield, Nebraska, approximately 7.5 miles from Omaha. The expansion adds approximately 11 acres, providing access to...

2014-08-05 08:40:14

TripAdvisor Community of Millions Names Henry Doorly Zoo in Omaha, Nebraska #1 Zoo in the World and U.S. NEWTON, Mass., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TripAdvisor(®), the world's largest travel site*, today announced the winners of its Travelers' Choice(TM) awards for Zoos and Aquariums around the globe. In total, 275 winners were identified, including the top 25 in the world and dedicated lists for Asia, Canada, Europe, India, South America, South Pacific, the U.K. and the U.S....

2014-07-17 23:01:32

Following sudden shock when a clinic closes its doors, NuMale Medical Center is reminding consumers to make sure they consult licensed medical professionals for their men’s health needs. Omaha, NE (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 After the sudden closing of a men’s clinic in Omaha that shocked patients and employees,* NuMale Medical Center is stressing the importance of consulting qualified, medical professionals at reputable treatment facilities. A well-established, nationwide clinic for...

2014-07-02 23:12:48

Aureus Medical Group, a nationwide leader in healthcare staffing, will exhibit at the Nebraska CareerMD Career Fair July 15, 2014. Omaha, NE (PRWEB) July 02, 2014 Aureus Medical Group (web: aureuslocumtenens.com), a national leader in healthcare staffing, including Physician jobs, has announced that it will participate as an exhibitor at the CareerMD Career Fair to be held Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at the Hilton Omaha in Omaha, NE. CareerMD Career Fairs provide employers with an opportunity...

2014-06-10 16:23:58

Select the Winner of the Bank of the West Celebrates America Opening Band Contest OMAHA, Neb., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cast your vote! Music fans across the country will help determine the winner of the Bank of the West Celebrates America Opening Band Contest. The winning band will experience the chance of a lifetime: opening a concert featuring Blues Traveler, Sugar Ray, Uncle Kracker and Smash Mouth at the Bank of the West Celebrates America Concert on June 27 at Memorial Park in...

2014-05-22 23:03:58

Residents of Omaha can now log on to ConsumerResearchers.org in order to find the best home security companies in the city. By using clear analysis, the ranking system rates companies based on their individual services offered. Omaha, Nebraska (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 The largest city in Nebraska with a population of 417,970 according to NeighborhoodScout.com, Omaha is a metropolitan city that is home to five fortune 500 companies, allowing it to stake its reputation as an enterprising city...

2014-05-12 08:28:49

86 percent of Dads prefer T-Bones over ties according to a new national survey OMAHA, Neb., May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of Father's Day, Omaha Steaks, the nation's largest direct marketer of premium steaks and gourmet foods, is launching "T-Bones -Not Ties," a national campaign with one central focus: Dads don't want another ugly tie for Father's Day. According to a recent survey of over 1,000 Americans, Dads prefer a big, huge, juicy T-bone steak! The survey, conducted by...

2014-05-04 20:21:15

OMAHA, Neb., May 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- If you think your weekend was busy, here's a 60 second tour of this past weekend's hectic schedule of Kathy Ireland, the former cover girl who heads a $2 billion a year empire (as attested to in a Forbes cover story on her) which Licensing Global Magazine lists as the 28th most powerful brand in the world. Her "fairly-normal" weekend included a heated paper-tossing contest with two other former paper carriers who also did pretty well,...

2014-04-29 12:29:58

Travefy wins first place prize of $8,500 in cash and services among 30+ entries OMAHA, Neb., April 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Travefy, a free online and mobile group travel planner won the "Get Started Omaha" pitch competition hosted by Cox Business and Inc. Magazine. The event featured five finalists that were selected from over 30 businesses that applied to pitch. The event took place live at the Holland Performing Arts Center last Thursday night, April 24....

2014-04-14 16:27:37

MindMixer cites KC's strong IT workforce and cultural amenities as ideal for growing tech companies, according to the Kansas City Area Development Council KANSAS CITY, Mo., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Omaha-based MindMixer has selected Kansas City, Mo., for the firm's national headquarters, creating 85 information technology, software and programming jobs. MindMixer will consolidate the company's offices in Omaha, Neb., and Lincoln, Neb., into the Kansas City office at...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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