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2014-10-21 23:03:09

Live Entertainment Ticket Company benefits both Pittsburghers and local cultural venues. Pittsburgh, Pa., (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 For more than four million people, Goldstar (http://www.goldstar.com) is the first place to go to find something fun to do. And now the people of Pittsburgh can get in on the fun. The company that gets everyone going out more often has set an official launch date for the Steel City: Monday, October 20. “Pittsburgh has such a vibrant and dynamic cultural...

2014-10-21 16:22:53

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ChemImage Forensics will be exhibiting its hyperspectral imaging instrumentation this week at the European Document Expert Working Group, "Connecting Experts to Experts" conference. Document Examination Experts will gather in Ankara, Turkey to collaborate on forensic document examination. At the meeting, ChemImage's hyperspectral document examination instrument, HSI Examiner 50, will be present for demonstrations of questioned...

2014-10-21 12:30:16

Special Appearance Saturday by Tom Herr PITTSBURGH, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening its 14(th) store in Missouri and 597(th) store nationwide on Friday, October 31(st) at Wentzville Crossing (1866 Wentzville Parkway). DICK'S three-day grand opening celebration will run through Sunday, November 2(nd). The store opens at 8:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday and 9:00 a.m....

2014-10-21 12:27:29

Internationally famous choir visits Pittsburgh for an evening of inspirational music PITTSBURGH, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- (hillhouse.org) The Hill Association presents the world-renowned Boys and Girls Choir of Harlem at Saint Paul Cathedral on November 7, 2014 at 7:30 pm in celebration of the 50(th) anniversary of providing services to residents of the city of Pittsburgh. The new Boys and Girls Choir of Harlem is returning after a five-year hiatus. The Choir is an artistically...

2014-10-20 12:28:09

Special Appearance Saturday by Dusty Baker PITTSBURGH, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening its 37(th) store in California and 594(th) store nationwide on Friday, October 31(st) at Monte Vista Crossings (2711 Countryside Drive). DICK'S three-day grand opening celebration will run through Sunday, November 2(nd). The store opens at 8:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday and 9:00...

2014-10-20 12:28:08

Special Appearance Saturday by Kirk Maltby PITTSBURGH, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening its 23(rd) store in Michigan and 596(th) store nationwide on Friday, October 31(st) at Riley Center (3530 W. Shore Drive). DICK'S three-day grand opening celebration will run through Sunday, November 2(nd). The store opens at 8:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday and 9:00 a.m. Sunday....

2014-10-20 12:28:06

Special Appearance Saturday by Ricky Watters PITTSBURGH, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening its 38(th) store in California and 595(th) store nationwide on Friday, October 31(st) at Pacific Commons in Fremont (43923 Pacific Commons Blvd). DICK'S three-day grand opening celebration will run through Sunday, November 2(nd). The store opens at 8:00 a.m. Friday and...

2014-10-17 23:07:38

The Who concert tickets for Philadelphia, PA, at Wells Fargo Center; Pittsburgh, PA, at Consol Energy Center; Newark, NJ, at Prudential Center; New York, NY, at Madison Square Garden; and Boston, MA, at TD Garden are on sale to the general population today. Trusted ticket provider QueenBeeTickets.com is offering a substantial selection of tickets for The Who at fair prices while seats last. Oshkosh, Wisconsin (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 QueenBeeTickets.com has a wide selection of affordably...

2014-10-17 12:27:00

Celebration to Take Place on Sunday, October 26th PITTSBURGH, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, invites Greece to the Grand Re-Opening celebration of its remodeled store at 304 Greece Ridge Center. The store will open at 10 a.m. on Sunday, October 26(th). Enhancements to the 57,000-square-foot location include expanded Brand Shops, a Running Center, a Women's Studio Apparel...

2014-10-16 23:09:10

Pittsburgh-based InventHelp attempts to submit an invention, Pump on the Go, to companies for review. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 Two inventors from Mansfield, Texas, know how difficult it can be to maintain a regular breast-pumping schedule. "While my wife was breastfeeding our second child we thought about how convenient it would be to have a more inconspicuous and wieldy way to pump breast milk at work," said one inventor. "This led to our idea." The...


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2012-06-18 04:57:13

Symbol: CRPO11 Group: Dicot Family: Rosaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Tree Shrub Native Status: L48    N Distribution: CrataegusporrectaAshe distribution:USA(IL, PA) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons...

Tyrannosaurus
2012-03-21 21:47:44

Tyrannosaurus, meaning “tyrant lizard,” was a genus of theropod dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous Period (68 to 65 million years ago). It was among the last non-avian dinosaurs to exist prior to the Cretaceous-Tertiary extinction event. Perhaps the most famous Tyrannosaurus species, T. rex, was named in 1905 by Henry Fairfield Osborn, president of the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH). Teeth belonging to Tyrannosaurus were first discovered in 1874 by A. Lakes near Golden...

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Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.