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2014-10-21 12:24:44

HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture today announced a tenth captive deer has tested positive for Chronic Wasting Disease in Pennsylvania since the disease was discovered on a captive deer farm in 2012. The seven year old white-tailed deer died at a farm in Reynoldsville, Jefferson County, on Sept. 18, and tested positive for the disease at the Pennsylvania Veterinary Laboratory in Harrisburg. Four Jefferson County...

2014-10-21 12:22:49

Dealership also increasing its presence in area communities EMMAUS, Pa., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Honda's wide-ranging vehicle lineup is well-known for its diversity. By offering the likes of the sub-compact Fit to the spacious crossover Pilot, Honda is able to provide car buyers with an eclectic blend of automobiles. One of the most sought-after crossovers happens to be the new 2015 Honda CR-V. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141021/153353 Lehigh Valley...

2014-10-21 08:44:41

EASTON, Pa., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania School Boards Association (PSBA) announced at its Delegate Assembly an exciting new partnership with First in Math® that will allow the association to award 100,000 one-year First in Math licenses to school districts through the commonwealth. First in Math is a dynamic, self-paced online program that helps students in grades K-8 master basic through advanced math skills through the use of engaging, exciting game-based...

2014-10-21 08:32:32

PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: INO) announced today the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has awarded $12.2 million for a collaborative study that will be conducted by scientists from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania; Inovio Pharmaceuticals; and MedImmune, the global biologics research and development arm of AstraZeneca. The group will develop DNA-based monoclonal antibodies...

2014-10-21 08:20:44

Brand New Shops, Restaurants and Free ChargeBar Are Unveiled QUEENS, N.Y., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The first wave of upgrades have hit LaGuardia's Terminal B. Airport retail developer, MarketPlace Development, announced today the opening of exciting new shops, restaurants and services as part of an overall plan to upgrade the Food & Shops program as planning continues on a new terminal. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141020/153204LOGO Located in the center of...

2014-10-20 12:32:53

CertainTeed, Saint-Gobain to share story behind the sustainable renovation of its new corporate headquarters VALLEY FORGE, Pa., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading by example, the Building Science and product innovation experts from CertainTeed will provide a behind the scenes look at the dramatic, sustainable transformation underway at the company's new headquarters during the 2014 Greenbuild International Conference & Expo. Plans for the new corporate campus will be the cornerstone of...

2014-10-20 12:31:09

The Congressman and architect of the Fattah Neuroscience Initiative provided remarks for the 20th anniversary celebration of the joint research venture between Carnegie Mellon and the University of Pittsburgh WASHINGTON, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congressman Chaka Fattah (PA-02), architect of the Fattah Neuroscience Initiative, helped celebrate the 20(th) anniversary of the Center for Neural Basis of Cognition (CNBC)--a joint venture between the University of...

2014-10-20 12:24:11

Platform will be used to share updates during major weather events, as well as energy, electrical safety and community information READING, Pa., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania Electric Company (Penelec) is expanding its social media presence with the launch of its Facebook page. The new page builds on the company's successful Twitter account, @Penelec, to provide customers with important information related to their electric service. "Social media has become a vital part of...

2014-10-20 08:32:45

Newest VisiGlide 2(TM) Guidewire from Olympus Delivers Precise Handling for Therapeutic Work in Sensitive Anatomy CENTER VALLEY, Pa., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Olympus, a global technology leader in designing and delivering innovative solutions for medical and surgical procedures, among other core businesses, announced today the commercial availability of its 510(k) cleared, single-use VisiGlide 2 guidewires. Designed for use in endoscopic treatment of the biliary and pancreatic ducts,...

2014-10-18 23:01:41

The Firm is representing numerous Risperdal lawsuit plaintiffs in claims that allege the atypical antipsychotic medication caused gynecomastia, or male breast growth. New York, New York (PRWEB) October 18, 2014 Risperdal lawsuits (http://www.risperdallawsuitcenter.com/) continue to mount in a mass tort litigation now underway in Pennsylvania’s Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According to court documents, 888 product liability claims have been filed in...


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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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