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2014-06-05 16:23:41

WARMINSTER, Penn., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- W. Atlee Burpee Co. will join celebrity guests to honor American military personnel at the opening ceremony of the 19(th) season of the United States Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Farmers Market. Burpee, a heritage seed company, will share 2000 sets of its Welcome Home Gardens with veterans and the public attending the event, held at the USDA Headquarters at 12(th) and Independence Ave., S. W. in Washington D.C., Friday, June 6, at...

2014-06-05 12:31:03

COLUMBIA, Md., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc. (www.maximhealthcare.com), an established provider of home healthcare, medical staffing, and wellness services, has appointed Jeremy Goldberg as its new vice president of national sales. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130925/PH86527LOGO Goldberg has more than 12 years of professional experience in the healthcare staffing industry. As leader of national sales, Goldberg is responsible for ensuring...

2014-06-05 08:26:58

SAN DIEGO, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Petco and the San Diego Padres are opening the gates of Petco Park to man's best friend during their annual "Dog Days of Summer" event on July 29, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140604/94612 Pet parents interested in cheering on the Padres as they take on the St. Louis Cardinals, can fill out an application at www.petco.com/petcopark. For each application that is approved, applicants will receive a free dog ticket along with two...

2014-06-04 12:25:11

Topps sells more than 50 Million digital card packs in 14 months, now at a rate of 3 packs per second. NEW YORK, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Topps Company, Inc. today released Topps(®) BUNT(®) 2014, the exclusive Major League Baseball digital trading card app, for Android. Available now on the Google Play Store, BUNT 2014 for Android expands the Topps digital footprint from iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices to target Android devices with a unique digital collecting experience....

2014-06-04 12:21:00

MINNEAPOLIS, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FLW, the world's largest tournament-fishing organization, and Ranger Boats, makers of the highest-quality, strongest-performing boats on the water, announced today that Ranger has signed a multiyear extension of its exclusive sponsorship with FLW. FLW and Ranger have enjoyed the longest-running boat sponsor relationship in the sport, with a history that dates back to FLW's formative years in the early 1980s as Operation Bass. Operation Bass...

2014-06-04 08:27:34

NEW YORK, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It's now easier than ever before for self-published authors to turn their novels in audiobooks thanks to the launch this week of Voice Talent for Audiobooks website powered by The Voice Realm. The website connects professional voice actors and authors to streamline the process. In what used to be a long drawn out and expensive task, now takes a much shorter amount of time thanks to the digital casting technology exclusive to The Voice Realm, one...

2014-06-03 23:12:40

This sexual guide opens Pandora’s Box once and for all and let's it all hang out. (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Everything’s out in the open when one raises the lid on Pandora’s Box. Learn about sexual fantasies, love, why people have sex, the mythologies of human anatomy, sexual desire and arousal, orgasm, the taboo subject of solitary sex, the controversies of erotic preference and gender diversity, unusual sexual practices, and sexual violence. Friction and Fantasy: Opening...

2014-06-03 23:12:29

The Electronic Security Association (ESA) offers summer safety tips for consumers. Irving, Texas (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 The summer season has finally arrived. The smell of sunscreen lingers in the air, children are free from homework for the next couple of months and the warm weather provides perfect conditions for spending time outdoors with friends and family. June is also Home Safety Month, so the Electronic Security Association (ESA), the largest trade association serving the security...

2014-06-03 23:03:38

One entry into an adjustable bed sweepstakes contest was all it took for Shirley Davis of Philadelphia to walk away a winner. She tells people that the contest is not a free bed mail scam. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Shirley Davis of Philadelphia, PA is the latest winner of an adjustable bed in the Easy Rest Adjustable Sleep Systems Win-A-Bed sweepstakes and states that she never thought it was a free bed mail scam. Davis was the April winner and accepted delivery of her new...

2014-06-02 08:36:43

Vacation Packages Available Through a Payroll-Deducted Voluntary Benefit Program Help Address the Issue of Cost for Employees Not Taking Vacation ATLANTA, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Employees aren't using their vacation days and it's taking a toll not only on their work-life balance and their health, but also on their employer's bottom line. According to a recent survey, more than one-half (52 percent) of full-time employees who had unused vacation days or did not take a vacation away from...

Latest Personal life Reference Libraries

2013-04-02 10:31:02

Aquascaping is the art of arranging aquatic plants along with rocks, cavework, stones, or driftwood, in an aesthetically pleasing manner within an aquarium. Aquascape designs incorporate numerous distinctive styles. Usually, an aquascape houses fish as well as plants, although it’s possible to produce an aquascape with solely plants, or with rockwork or other hardscape and no plants. Even though the main goal of aquascaping is to construct an artful underwater landscape, the technical...

10 Tips To A Great Summer
2012-07-16 20:56:36

With the start of summer upon us, we start thinking of things to do on the weekend and how to keep the kids busy. Here are a few things that may just help accomplish that and also to stay safe during this summer. #1 Weather is always a big player in whichever season it maybe, but the summer is a when the United States experiences some of its most severe weather such as Tornadoes and Hurricanes. The best tip for this is to be prepared. If the National Weather Service issues a watch or...

2012-04-03 16:38:22

Xenia is a genus of soft marine coral that resembles a mushroom. It has “arms” that extend out from the top and end in many-fingered “hands.” It uses these “hands” to push water away from the colony in a constant, grabbing motion. This is a unique characteristic feature only seen in Xenia members. The first theory of this feature was it allowed the coral to catch food, such as plankton, but it is now believed it is used for respiration. This is a popular coral used in...

2007-05-21 07:48:59

The Orbicular batfish (Platax orbicularis) is a popular aquarium fish endemic to tropical waters of the Indian and Pacific Oceans. Its body is almost disc-shaped, and very thin; the tail, about 20% of the body length, is fan-shaped and taller than it is long. Males can grow to up to 19.69 in (50 cm) in length, though aquarium specimens are generally much shorter. In the wild, the Orbicular Batfish is found in brackish or marine waters, usually around reefs, at depths from 16.4 to 98.43 ft...

2007-04-10 16:20:04

The Celestial Pearl Danio, Celestichthys margaritatus, often referred to in the aquarium trade as Galaxy rasbora or Microrasbora. It has so far been found only in a very small area east of Inle Lake at an altitude of over 3280.84 ft (1000 m). The fish lives in relatively cool, alkaline water. Discovered in 2006 the species quickly appeared in the aquarium trade where its small size and bright colors made it an instant hit. It is the only species in the genus Celestichthys. Conservation...

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