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2014-09-22 16:28:52

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The seventh annual DVE Rocks for Children's Radiothon raised a record $626,254 for Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation from nearly 4,000 donors. The radiothon was broadcast live from the Eat'n Park Atrium at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC Thursday, Sept. 18 through Saturday, Sept. 20. The 102.5 WDVE on-air personalities, including Randy Baumann & the 'DVE Morning Show, which includes Bill Crawford, Val...

2014-09-22 12:26:39

Special Appearances by A.C. Green and C.J. Wilcox PITTSBURGH, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening its 36(th) store in California and 584(th) store nationwide on Friday, October 3(rd) at Antelope Valley Mall in Palmdale (1301 W. Rancho Vista Blvd). DICK'S three-day grand opening celebration will run through Sunday, October 5(th). The store opens at 8:00 a.m. Friday...

2014-09-22 12:26:37

Special Appearance Saturday by Chris Snee PITTSBURGH, Sept. 22, 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 New York and 585(th) store nationwide on Friday, October 3(rd) at Gateway Center II in Patchogue (499-64 Sunrise Highway). DICK'S three-day grand opening celebration will run through Sunday, October 5(th). The store opens at 8:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday and...

2014-09-22 12:26:35

Special Appearance Friday by Blair Wiggins PITTSBURGH, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening its 18(th) store in Georgia and 586(th) store nationwide on Friday, October 3(rd) at Market Walk in Savannah(318 Mall Blvd). DICK'S three-day grand opening celebration will run through Sunday, October 5(th). The store opens at 8:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday and 9:00 a.m. Sunday....

2014-09-22 12:26:34

Special Appearance Sunday by Jay "Bone" Buhner PITTSBURGH, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening its 6(th) store in Washington and 587(th) store nationwide on Friday, October 3(rd) at The Commons in Federal Way(1819 S. Commons). DICK'S three-day grand opening celebration will run through Sunday, October 5(th). The store opens at 8:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday and 9:00...

2014-09-22 12:26:31

Special Appearance Saturday by Blaine Bishop PITTSBURGH, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening its 18(th) store in Indiana and 583(rd) store nationwide on Friday, October 3(rd) at Center Shoppes in Muncie (620 E. McGalliard Road). DICK'S three-day grand opening celebration will run through Sunday, October 5(th). The store opens at 8:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday and 9:00...

2014-09-22 12:26:03

be2 Gallery Highlights Pittsburgh Artist Andi Irwin in First Solo Show PITTSBURGH, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "Kiss My Apps," a premier of abstract painter Andi Irwin's most recent work, opens on September 26, 2014, and marks the first solo show for Lawrenceville's new, edgy be(2) Gallery. Inspired by the omnipresence and proliferation of social media and computer apps touching every aspect of human interaction, Irwin interprets and weaves a multiplicity of phone, notebook and...

2014-09-21 23:01:36

Pittsburgh-based InventHelp is working to submit The Stretch to appropriate companies for their consideration and possible feedback. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 "I want to help people who are having pain in their legs and back but haven’t the money for chiropractors," said an inventor from St. Amat, La., "and I’d like to have such a product for myself." The Stretch is a device that provides an effective way to stretch the thigh muscles and align the...

2014-09-20 23:02:01

InventHelp, founded in 1984 in Pittsburgh, is submitting the Kam Oxygen Sensor to applicable companies for their review and possible evaluation. PITTSBURGH, PA (PRWEB) September 20, 2014 "As a nurse, patients always ask me how much oxygen is left in their tanks," said an inventor from Tamaqua, Pa. "The reason that they cannot tell is because the tanks are mounted on the backs of their chairs. My invention enables them to check oxygen levels on their own." She developed...

2014-09-20 23:00:36

Pittsburgh-based InventHelp attempts to submit an invention, Deploy, to companies for review. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) September 20, 2014 "As an admissions counselor at George Washington University, I interact with prospective online applicants through a web cam on a daily basis," said an inventor from Columbia, Md. "Not having any appropriate backdrops, I developed one of my own." He created a prototype for the DEPLOY to create a convenient backdrop for web-cam...


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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
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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