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2014-09-29 16:26:00

Dr. Maria Brachowitz, DDS, and Team to Offer Full-Service Dental Care, Personalized Treatment Plans SYRACUSE, N.Y., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new Aspen Dental office is opening in Sebring, FL on Thursday, October 2. Located at 1855 US 27 North, the conveniently located practice will provide dental services that range from dentures and preventive care to general dentistry and restoration. Dr. Maria Brachowitz, lead dentist at the Sebring office, received her Doctor of Dental Surgery...

2014-09-29 16:25:29

This Battle Must be Won at the Pharmacy Counter WASHINGTON, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA) President and CEO Mark Merritt today outlined policy solutions that could reduce prescription fraud and abuse in Medicare Part D at a Capitol Hill briefing, "Prescription Opioid Abuse: Fighting Back on Many Fronts," sponsored by the Alliance for Health Reform and PCMA. The briefing featured several government and industry experts...

2014-09-29 16:24:34

Political Scientists Predict the 2014 Midterm Elections WASHINGTON, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ten seasoned election scholars offer predictions for the 2014 US midterm elections in PS: Political Science and Politics, published by Cambridge University Press for the American Political Science Association. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120604/DC18511LOGO-b James Campbell, professor of political science at the University at Buffalo, SUNY, and guest editor of the...

2014-09-29 16:24:21

Family Research Council and Liberty Institute Release "Undeniable: Survey of Religious Hostility to Religion in America 2014 Edition," Documenting More Than 1,600 Alarming Attacks on Religious Faith WASHINGTON, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Liberty Institute and the Family Research Council released Undeniable: The Survey of Hostility to Religion in America 2014 Edition during the Values Voter Summit (VVS), Sept. 26-28. Despite 1,600 incidents documented this year--25...

2014-09-29 16:23:58

WASHINGTON, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Press Foundation today announced the appointment of veteran journalist Sandy Johnson as President & Chief Operating Officer. "The Board of Directors is very excited to begin working with Sandy," said Chairman Heather Dahl. "She has the perfect blend of executive-level management, strategic thinking and experience implementing innovative ideas. Combine these qualities with her deep roots as a journalist; I know...

2014-09-29 16:21:26

New performance coupes available through local Ford dealer ALEXANDRIA, Ky., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- After what turned out to be a journey many months in the making, automotive dealerships all across the country have taken delivery of the highly anticipated 2015 Ford Mustang. Completely redesigned for the model year, Ford's sixth-generation pony car has officially arrived on scene in Kentucky, drawing local drivers to Mike Castrucci of Alexandria with its innovative...

2014-09-29 16:20:47

They're keeping up with their promise of easy model research every day EDMONTON, Alberta, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The word on the street is that the Drive Wheaton automobile group is creating a vast central information system designed to make it easier for Edmonton, Alberta residents to shop for cars online. And those rumors are absolutely true, as they just added three more pages today focusing on models sold by their dealership Don Wheaton Chevrolet Buick GMC...

2014-09-29 12:35:03

Well-known native Arizonan and business leader responsible for technology development and high-wage job creation in Tucson, Pima County and Southern Arizona PHOENIX, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Arizona Technology Council today announced that it has promoted Alex Rodriguez to vice president, Southern Arizona Regional Office, effective immediately. An author, decorated military officer and leading authority on business leadership, well-known native Arizonan Rodriguez began his...

2014-09-29 12:27:19

-Insights Gleaned from Nearly a Decade in Congress Will Enhance Strategic Value for Integrated Communications Firm - WASHINGTON, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In continuation of LEVICK's rapid expansion of its public affairs capabilities, LEVICK announced today the hiring of former Congressman Connie Mack IV (R-Florida), who will assume the role of Executive Vice President for the firm. Mack served 4 terms in the United States House of Representatives and served as Chairman of the...

2014-09-29 12:21:32

The 2015 Honda Civic and CR-V will be arriving soon at Planet Honda GOLDEN, Colo., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Honda 2015 models have been coming out one after the other and over the next few months Planet Honda will be stocked full with the new vehicles. The 2015 Honda CR-V in Denver CO will be out and available for sale after October 1. This will take the total of 2015 models to four with the Accord, Pilot, Odyssey and CR-V. These models have seen some changes to the...


Latest Politics Reference Libraries

Tori horse
2014-07-03 13:16:45

The Tori is a breed of horse that originated in Estonia. The first breed type was developed between 1890 to 1950 by crossing native mares with European stallions. The Tori’s quality slowly deteriorated from inbreeding depression found in the 1930s. The Tori was then crossed with Breton Post-Horse stallions to alleviate the inbreeding depression. As a result a larger type of Tori was developed and became widespread. Further crossbreeding was introduced with Hanoverian, Holstein and...

Dutch Heavy Draft
2014-06-13 15:06:40

The Dutch Heavy Draft is a fairly new species of horse from the Netherlands. After World War I they were developed for heavy draft and farm work by cross-breeding a Brabant, Zeeland-type Dutch mare and a Belgian Ardennes. Since 1925, the only horse allowed to be registered into the stud book is from registered parents. Other names for the breed are Dutch Draft, Dutch Draught or Nederland Trekpaard. It is a relatively tall horse that stands about 64 inches high. Its coat is normally...

The History Of Drone Technology
2014-05-26 09:05:12

Drones, also known as unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), are pilotless and non-crewed aircraft that are capable of flight either by remote control or through the use of on-board computers. Other names for these types of aircraft are remotely piloted vehicle (RPV), remotely piloted aircraft (RPA), and remotely operated aircraft (ROA). Drones are commonly used by the military, but are also being implemented in search and rescue operations and being utilized in other civil applications, such as...

Young Kerry Bog Pony
2014-04-17 12:16:10

The Kerry Bog Pony originated in Ireland, possibly a descendent of the Irish Hobby Horse, originally inhabiting the peat bogs of County Kerry, southwest Ireland. Although the exact origin of the Kerry Bog Pony is unknown, images from a 1617 book show similarities to the Irish Hobby as well as the Kerry Bog of today. The pony was initially used for transporting peat and kelp from the bog over a variety of terrain. Some were used to pull carts and others were for harness. When they were not...

EE-9 Cascavel
2014-02-05 12:39:46

Engenheiros Especializados S/A (Engesa) was a manufacturer of military trucks, armored fighting vehicles and civilian sport-utility vehicles located in Brazil from 1963 to 1993. In 1963, Engesa began as a private company installing all-wheel-drive systems in existing commercial trucks, rebuilt, adapted and updated armored vehicles and tanks from World War II which the Brazilian Army owned. The headquarters for Engesa started in Avenida Liberdade, Sao Paulo but moved to Avenida Das...

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Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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