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2011-08-12 11:00:00

Historic event showcases NCREN's capabilities with virtual groundbreaking in four locations KANNAPOLIS, N.C., Aug. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- MCNC, the private, not-for-profit operator of the North Carolina Research and Education Network (NCREN), hosted a Statewide Virtual Groundbreaking Ceremony today in four locations throughout the state to highlight the start of construction on Round 2 of the of the Golden LEAF Rural Broadband Initiative (GLRBI). The GLRBI is funded through...

2011-08-01 06:00:00

DURHAM, N.C., Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: As a lead-up to this year's annual convention of the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ), which will take place in Philadelphia, members of the Chevrolet team and journalists from Chicago and Atlanta will travel to the convention and engage in community service projects along the way. On August 1, the NABJ members will join Chevrolet at Inter-Faith Food Shuttle, located in Raleigh, NC, to participate in a service project...

2011-07-31 00:02:09

During the summer months, many Triangle homeowners begin experiencing trouble with their air conditioning units. Expert Express provides honest, top-quality HVAC service to homeowners in the Triangle at the most affordable price possible. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) July 30, 2011 Finding a trustworthy technician to work on your home can often be a difficult process. Many residents, especially those new to an area, do not know who to call or what prices they should expect for repairs. ABC TV News...

2011-07-20 11:45:00

RALEIGH, N.C., July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Triangle Multiple Listing Service (TMLS) reports the following information pertaining to the housing industry in the greater Triangle region during June of 2011. The data shown below reflects information on properties located in the 16 county area of the greater Triangle region. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110112/DC29049LOGO ) For the first time in over a year we are beginning to see some positive changes in...

2011-06-23 08:00:00

Service advancements on NCREN include Cisco TelePresence technologies and other affordable next-gen video services RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- MCNC announced today that the video services infrastructure on the North Carolina Research and Education Network (NCREN) is scheduled to be upgraded on July 1. MCNC has entered the final testing phases of Cisco TelePresence interoperability with H.323 point-to-point (standard on most desktops) and...

2011-06-09 13:41:00

RALEIGH, N.C., June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The REALTOR® Foundation of the Triangle recently provided more than $3,000 for four local families displaced by the tornadoes. The funds will provide for families (fifteen individuals) temporary housing while their homes are being repaired. Until the tornadoes, the families lived at Stony Brook Mobile Home Park. Marshall Gay, President of the Foundation, said, "The Raleigh Regional Association of...

2011-05-06 00:00:30

No Membership Required at Airport VIP Club in Raleigh-Durham International Airport (PRWEB) May 05, 2011 The Club at RDU opened its doors on May 1st, 2011. Located in the former U.S. Airways Club location in Terminal 1 across from Gate A21, this lounge welcomes all passengers traveling through Raleigh-Durham International Airport. Raleigh-Durham International Airport has retained Airport Lounge Development, Inc. (ALD) to operate and market the lounge. Open daily from 5:30 a.m. to 7:00...

2011-05-04 10:00:00

Demand from international markets expected to clear-out select inventories of new and pre-owned business aircraft RALEIGH-DURHAM, NC, May 4 /PRNewswire/ - Jetcraft Corporation, a provider of business aircraft sales, acquisitions, trading and brokerage services, today commented on the recovery of the business jet market. "We are seeing clear evidence of a return to a more stable pricing environment for long range and large business jets," says Jahid Fazal-Karim, Co-Owner and...

2011-04-19 06:00:00

Company to break ground on future 107±-acre auction site on June 10, 2010 RALEIGH-DURHAM, NC, April 19 /PRNewswire/ - After more than 10 years of service at its current site in Statesville, Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (NYSE and TSX: RBA), the world's largest industrial auctioneer, officially closed on the property that will become the Company's 107±-acre permanent auction site north of Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina last week. Construction of a...

2011-04-14 11:41:00

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Master's and doctoral degree students planning to become nursing instructors at North Carolina public and private colleges and universities may apply for the Nurse Educators of Tomorrow (NET) scholarship-loan for the 2011-12 academic year at the college information site, CFNC.org/NET. Up to 80 new awards are available for the coming year, according to the North Carolina State Education Assistance Authority (NCSEAA), a...


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  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
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