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2011-10-17 14:20:00

Online practice management support tool from the American College of Physicians (ACP) provides primary care practices with an affordable, self-paced means to improve office operations, quality,

2011-04-18 16:40:42

On the 5th October 2010 the historic Hastings Pier was set on fire, destroying 95% of the Grade II listed building, leading to concerns over its future.

2010-12-08 09:00:00

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2010-07-16 14:21:00

THE WILDWOODS, N.J., July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- If the annual guest polls at Morey's Piers are to be believed, the beachfront waterparks of this popular seaside amusement park face either an identity crisis or a well-kept Jersey Shore secret.

2010-05-07 09:30:00

NAGS HEAD, N.C., May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The North Carolina Aquarium Society today announced that Dominion Resources, the parent company of Dominion North Carolina Power, has donated $500,000 to fund alternative energy demonstrations at Jennette's Pier in Nags Head: http://www.ncaquariums.com/aquarium-piers/jennettes-pier The ocean pier is under construction and is expected to begin operating in the spring 2011.

2010-03-15 18:30:00

WILDWOODS, N.J., March 15 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the most popular New Jersey waterpark attractions and amusement facilities, Morey's Piers, recently announced its annual Spring Sale that runs from March 22 through April 9, 2010.

2009-08-04 10:00:00

NEWARK N.J., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. containerized imports declined 20.8% in the first quarter of this year compared with the same period last year, the biggest fall since fourth-quarter 1990, according to PIERS Trade Horizons.

2009-07-14 11:30:00

SAN FRANCISCO, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- BCCI Construction has announced the completion of Phase Two in the ongoing $20 million renovation of San Francisco's South Beach Park and Harbor complex. Phase Two construction was focused on the Pier 40 portion of the site.

2008-10-10 21:00:17

By Kristin S. Agostoni As a city with a harbor, pier and coastal power plant, Redondo Beach has good reason to be concerned about water quality along its stretch of coastline.

2008-09-08 15:00:00

By ELBERT AULL City councilors have spent months working on a project they hope will bring a hotel and some new life to Portland's aging Maine State Pier. The project doesn't stand a chance of receiving a key state permit; however, the Department of Environmental Protection wants that to change.

Word of the Day
  • To swell, as grain or wood with water.
The word 'plim' is probably a variant of the word 'plum'.