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2015-04-30 23:08:10

In a significant expansion of its long-time partnership in Colombia, UPMC today announced a 10-year agreement with the Fundación Cardiovascular de Colombia (FCV) in Bucaramanga to develop

2015-04-30 23:05:41

The Franklin County Visitors Bureau invites the public to learn more about Harriet Lane Johnston, First Lady during the presidency of her uncle James Buchanan, at the June symposium celebrating

2015-04-30 23:03:16

The Franklin County Visitors Bureau invites the visitors to experience Destination ARTS! in downtown Waynesboro--a good choice for a spontaneous extended weekend. Waynesboro

2015-04-30 23:02:34

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), lung cancer is the leading cause of death and the top cancer killer among men and women in the U.S.

2015-04-30 23:01:25

The Franklin County Visitors Bureau highlights the many activities of: "Taste of Downtown Chambersburg," opening First Fridays 2015 on May 1. Chambersburg

2015-04-30 20:26:05

CH the Only Hospital Network in Its Service Area to Achieve Highest Patient Recognition and Government Rating ALLENTOWN, Pa., April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Recognizing

2015-04-30 12:34:37

LANCASTER, Pa., April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- James Saxton and Christopher Stump, two local attorneys who have been practicing together for more than 25 years, have opened a unique law firm

2015-04-30 12:33:42

STATE COLLEGE, Pa., April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Department of Aging this week recognized six outstanding programs and individuals for their service to older Pennsylvanians.

2015-04-30 12:33:18

The Authority's 2014 Annual Report also highlights decreases in falls and wrong-site surgeries and increases in education efforts HARRISBURG, Pa., April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/

2015-04-30 12:27:39

WEST MIFFLIN, Pa., April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania 811, a member of the Common Ground Alliance (CGA), announced that CGA and more than 30 of its member organizations have


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Allegheny National Forest
2013-10-30 09:24:27

The Allegheny National Forest is a National Forest that can be found in northwestern Pennsylvania. The forest covers 513,175 acres of land. In the forest is the Kinzua Dam, which impounds the Allegheny River to create Allegheny Reservoir. The administrative headquarters for the Allegheny National Forest can be found in Warren. It has two ranger stations, one in Bradford, McKean County and one in Marienville, Forest County. The forest lies in the heart of Pennsylvania’s oil and gas...

2012-06-14 08:07:31

Symbol: USPE Group: Lichen Family: Parmeliaceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA    N Classification:       Kingdom   Fungi – Fungi Division   Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class   Ascomycetes Order   Lecanorales Family   Parmeliaceae Genus   Usnea Dill. ex Adans. – beard lichen Species   Usnea pensylvanica Mot. – Pennsylvania beard lichen

2012-06-14 09:31:34

Symbol: SPPE6 Group: Moss Family: Splachnaceae Growth Habit: Nonvascular Native Status: NA    N Synonyms:   TEPE3 Tetraplodon pennsylvanicum (Brid.) Sayre Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Division   Bryophyta – Mosses Subdivision   Musci Class   Bryopsida – True mosses Subclass   Bryidae Order   Funariales Family   Splachnaceae Genus   Splachnum Hedw....

2012-06-14 10:58:32

Symbol: RUPE3 Group: Dicot Family: Rosaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Subshrub Native Status: L48    N CAN    N Synonyms:   RUAB2 Rubus abactus L.H. Bailey Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CT, DC, IL, IN, KY, MA, ME, MI, MN, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI, VA, VT, WV Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular...

rape2_001_pvd
2012-06-14 11:36:19

Symbol: RAPE2 Group: Dicot Family: Ranunculaceae Duration: Annual Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N AK    N CAN    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AK, AZ, CT, DC, DE, IA, ID, IL, IN, MA, ME, MI, MN, MT, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NY, OH, PA, RI, SD, VT, WA, WI, WV, WY Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom  ...

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