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2015-05-14 23:00:39

Showcasing the City of Pittsburgh’s Leadership in Advancing Clean Technology, BOSS Controls Implements Energy Efficiency Devices as Participants in Global City Teams Challenge Pittsburgh,

2015-05-14 16:33:17

Designers and builders from across the country collaborate to educate. BRISTOL, Pa., May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Robern

2015-05-14 16:29:52

Focus on treatable genetic disorders that can cause heart attack and stroke FORTY FORT, Pa., May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Geisinger Health System will hold the first in

2015-05-14 16:23:20

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Wolf announced today that the Commonwealth Financing Authority approved funding to support seven new Alternative and Clean Energy

2015-05-14 12:29:32

Keynote by technology forecaster Daniel Burrus provides glimpse of future medically connected world HARRISBURG, Pa., May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Capital BlueCross will host Daniel Burrus,

2015-05-14 12:23:36

Voltage-Regulating Equipment Will Help Enhance Service Reliability for West Penn Power and Penelec Customers GREENSBURG, Pa., May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Corp.

2015-05-14 12:22:14

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This morning, Governor Tom Wolf, joined by Superintendent William Hite, visited Webster Elementary in Philadelphia to thank school officials

2015-05-14 08:46:32

CHICAGO, May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA and web and mobile experience management vendor Jadu, Inc.

2015-05-14 08:37:40

ELKINS PARK, Pa., May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Salus University, the Philadelphia VA Medical Center (PVAMC), Montgomery County Community College (MCCC), Community College of Philadelphia

2015-05-13 23:08:25

Greenbee Parking has made it so that Philadelphia airport parking coupons are not necessary when using the Philadelphia (PHL) airport.


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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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Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.