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2014-01-07 23:04:21

County Benefits from Civic Cloud’s Fast Implementation and Cost Savings San Ramon, CA (PRWEB) January 07, 2014 Accela, Inc., the leading provider of civic engagement solutions for government agencies, announced today that Pasco County, Florida has selected the Accela Civic Platform for an Enterprise Land Management System. Pasco County’s goals are to increase transparency, improve citizen access and streamline civic processes associated with permitting, inspection, licensing,...

2011-06-27 07:00:00

ROSEVILLE, Calif., June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PASCO® scientific today announced that its SPARKscience(TM) learning environment has landed a coveted spot on EdNET's Best for 2011 list as one of the top five recipients in the Shining Stars category, which recognizes potential "game changers" in the education marketplace. "As a 2011 'Shining Stars' recipient, PASCO's SPARKscience is believed to be one of the superstars of the education marketplace by the EdNET community...

2009-03-19 07:00:00

New Solutions Announced at National Science Teachers Association Conference NEW ORLEANS, March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- PASCO(R) scientific is making good on its commitment to raise the bar for science education with the unveiling of new solutions that enable educators and students to experience the SPARK Science Learning System(TM) within the Windows(R) environment, a PASCO executive said today at the National Science Teachers Association conference. (Photo:...

2008-07-18 12:01:14

By Tri-City Herald, Kennewick, Wash. Jul. 18--WASHINGTON -- Rural communities could see improved air ambulance service under a bill introduced Thursday in Congress by Washington Republican Reps. Doc Hastings and Cathy McMorris Rodgers. The bill would amend the tax code to allow tax-exempt bond financing for aircraft that exclusively provide emergency medical services, according to a joint statement from Hastings and McMorris Rodgers. The proposal would make it more affordable for...

2008-07-06 00:00:12

By Franny White, Tri-City Herald, Kennewick, Wash. Jul. 5--AFTER DAYS OF SWELTERING HEAT -- swift breezes and cooler temperatures on Friday were a welcome relief for Fourth of July celebrants throughout the Tri-Cities. Friday's weather peaked at 84 degrees just before 4 p.m. in Pasco, the National Weather Service said. Temperatures across the Tri-Cities neared or hit triple digits just a few days ago. Gusts reached 25 mph about 9 p.m., but the National Weather Service reported...

2008-07-01 15:00:54

A judge has denied bail to a Washington state woman who allegedly stabbed a pregnant woman to death and then cut her baby from the womb. Phiengchai Sisouvanh Synhavong, 23, of Kennewick, faces charges in Benton County of murdering Araceli Camacho Gomez, 27, of Pasco, and then trying to pass off the infant as her own. The Kennewick (Wash.) Tri-City Herald said Tuesday that court documents showed Camacho had been tied up and then stabbed repeatedly before being dumped in a Kennewick park...

2008-06-22 12:00:24

By Michelle Dupler, Tri-City Herald, Kennewick, Wash. Jun. 22--Michelle and Larry Smith took a step last week they thought they'd never have to take again when they walked into the Kennewick Food Bank looking for a few staples to stretch their limited family budget. It had been 480 days since they had been to the food bank, but with skyrocketing fuel and food prices, they had little choice. "If we get a little extra money, it goes in our gas tank," Michelle Smith said while pushing a...

2007-12-12 00:00:15

By Pratik Joshi, Tri-City Herald, Kennewick, Wash. Dec. 11--WALLA WALLA -- Freda Tepfer of Walla Walla considers the new Grape Line bus service her link to Pasco and beyond. It helps her connect with Greyhound buses and Amtrak trains so she can visit family in Seattle, said Tepfer, who doesn't own a car. People are loving the service, she said. Tepfer was one of about 30 community members who braved a chilly Monday morning to attend a ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the formal start...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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