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2014-10-06 12:25:39

NEW YORK, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PENCIL, one of New York's leading education nonprofits, today announced the election of Abbe Raven, Chairman, A+E Networks, to its board of directors. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141006/150396 PENCIL brings New York's corporate world together with the city's public schools. For nearly 10 years, Raven has been working with high school students at Humanities & Arts Magnet High School -- located in the same building as her alma...

2014-09-17 23:07:18

Phantom, the first of in her exhilarating Action-Adventure Trilogy, is helping teens across the globe learn to deal with abuse through creative and positive outlets. Vienna, VA (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 Imagine that as a young 12 year-old girl, primed to enter young adulthood, you are suddenly faced with the knowledge that your mother suffered unspeakable physical, emotional, and sexual abuse as a child at the hands of trusted family members. For a young girl to carry the weight of this...

2014-08-14 16:25:07

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Raven software has released the first version of its new reporting engine to an exclusive, international group of online marketers. Agencies from the United States, United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, Germany and a half-dozen other countries are testing the reporting engine now, offering crucial feedback before its wider release early this fall. Raven's new reporting engine helps agencies create elegant, interactive, mobile-friendly...

2014-06-04 23:13:31

The first hybrid multipurpose vehicle that combines a lawnmower, a vehicle and a portable generator. Denver, NC (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 Denver Global (http://www.RavenAmerica.com) today introduced the Raven MPV7100 Series, combining three products – a hybrid powered riding lawnmower, a portable 7100 surge-watt generator and a personal transport vehicle into one game changing multipurpose product. The Raven MPV transforms the way consumers tend to their property by offering unparalleled...

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2006-02-24 16:03:57

The Jackdaw (Corvus monedula) is one of the smallest species in the genus of crows and ravens. They measure 34-39 cm in length and most of the plumage is black or greyish black except for the cheeks, nape and neck which are light grey to greyish silver. The iris is greyish white or silvery white, the only member of the genus outside of the Australasian region to have this feature. This bird is sociable and moves around in pairs (male and female) or sometimes in larger groups, though the pairs...

2006-02-24 15:45:31

The Carrion Crow (Corvus corone) can be distinguished from the Common Raven by its size (48"“52 cm in length) and from the Hooded Crow by its black plumage. There is frequent confusion between it and the Rook. The beak is stouter and in consequence looks shorter, and whereas in the adult Rook the nostrils are bare, those of the crow are covered with bristle-like feathers, in both adults and juveniles. This species breeds in western and central Europe, with an allied race (C. c....

2006-02-24 12:25:52

PHOTO CAPTION: American Crow True crows are in the genus Corvus. They are large passerine birds. All temperate continents (except South America) and several offshore and oceanic islands (including Hawaii) have representatives of the 40 or so members of this genus. Crows in the genus (Corvus) appear to have evolved in central Asia and spread out into North America (including Mexico), Africa, Europe, and Australia. The latest evidence, however, appears to point towards an Australasian...

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