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2014-10-20 08:24:36

A new web article by Online Accounting Degree Programs details 25 of the world's most eco-friendly bank buildings. HOUSTON, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new article by education website Online Accounting Degree Programs proves that bank buildings can be ecologically sound as well as aesthetically pleasing. "25 Most Impressive Eco-friendly Bank Buildings" is a collection of the most environmentally green financial buildings in the world. The article was launched as an incentive for...

2014-10-20 08:23:09

MURRAY HILL and NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Linde North America, a global leader in the growing liquefied natural gas (LNG) supply and fueling market, will highlight its expertise across the LNG supply chain at the Texas Natural Gas Summit, to be held in Austin on October 23, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130530/NY23246LOGO-b Linde is one of the exhibitors at the event (booth #43), which will be held at the Palmer Events Center, and which is...

2014-10-19 23:02:24

New systems allow for clients to be more proactive in their security protocol. Houston, TX (PRWEB) October 19, 2014 McCann Investigations, a Texas-based private investigations firm is pleased to announce that its new division McCann Security is now able to offer its clients intrusion detection systems that integrate with access solutions. McCann Security’s access control systems increase awareness of employees and visitors within a facility. When there are areas of restricted access,...

2014-10-18 23:03:20

Complimentary Delivery of Online and In-Store Medical Equipment Rentals Houston, Texas (PRWEB) October 18, 2014 Medical supplies outfit Heal Well Medical Supply recently announced that delivery of medical equipment to clients for rent will be free of charge. It is a significant step in customer service for the company, which keeps tens of thousands of medical equipment products in its warehouses and has served the Houston metro area for several years. Heal Well Medical Supply prides...

2014-10-17 23:08:29

Individuals Exposed to Asbestos and Other Carcinogens Now Have More Legal Options Houston, Texas (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 Shrader & Associates, L.L.P., one of the foremost mesothelioma law firms in the country, recently announced complimentary legal consultations for clients exposed to harmful substances. Without the need to pay a single penny, people who are suffering from diseases they believe they contracted from their places of work or residence can sit down with one of Shrader...

2014-10-17 23:08:15

Today, the Baumgartner Law Firm announced the 2014 winner for its first annual Baumgartner Law Firm “Law Student Scholarship.” Houston, TX (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 Today, the Baumgartner Law Firm announced the 2014 winner for its first annual Baumgartner Law Firm “Law Student Scholarship.” Hensleigh Crowell, a student at the University of Texas School of Law, has been awarded $3,000, which will be used to pay for tuition, books, and other law school expenses. The scholarship is...

2014-10-17 23:04:58

Prodea CTO to Discuss Privacy in the Smart Home RICHARDSON, Texas (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 WHAT: Prodea Systems’ Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder Amir Ansari will deliver a keynote at SMARTWEEK 2014, which explores emerging smart technologies and strategies that are shaping today’s connected world. Amir’s keynote will take place during Industry Day, which brings together top leadership from the industry's biggest makers of Internet of Things (IoT) technologies, systems...

2014-10-17 16:25:50

EL CAMPO, Texas, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Just as it takes a village to raise a child, it often takes a similar team effort to rehabilitate affordable housing. The Prairie Village Apartments is just such a project. The 38-unit complex, serving low-income elderly in El Campo, Texas, was awarded a $259,000 Affordable Housing Program (AHP) grant from Wells Fargo and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas). The funds will be used to offset construction costs related to...

2014-10-17 12:29:26

HOUSTON, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital recently partnered with Cypress Creek EMS and the D. Bradley McWilliams YMCA to provide real life education to the community on the importance of early heart attack care, also known as acute myocardial infarction (AMI). The organizations worked together to organize a code AMI drill on Wednesday, July 30, starting with a mock patient having symptoms of a heart attack at the YMCA facility in...

2014-10-17 08:26:02

Firm acquires a majority stake in leading hybrid standalone emergency & urgent care provider FRISCO, Texas and PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Altamont Capital Partners (Altamont) and Kingfish Group (Kingfish) today announced a majority equity investment into Legacy ER & Urgent Care (Legacy), a leading operator of hybrid standalone ER and urgent care clinics. Founded in 2008, Legacy currently operates two clinics in the Dallas area, providing unscheduled medical...


Latest Texas Reference Libraries

Wild Man
2014-01-28 14:30:10

The Wild Man of the Navidad has been claimed to be the first Bigfoot in Texas. It was widely reported in 1837 along the Navidad River, in Sublime, Texas. The slaves of that era called it “The Thing That Comes,” because it was never seen, but evidence pointed to something being there. During the night inside the cabins, food would go missing; their fattened hogs would be replaced with thin ones. However, no valuables were never touched. Tools would sometimes go missing but would return...

Davy Crockett National Forest
2014-01-20 14:27:28

The Davy Crockett National Forest is a national forest located off of U.S. Highway 69 lying west of Lufkin, Texas and east of Crockett. It is administered by the United States Department of Agriculture National Forest Service whose headquarters can be found in Lufkin. There are local ranger district offices found in Ratcliff. The forest encompasses a total of 160,647 acres in two counties. 94,481 acres are located in Houston and 67,361 acres are located in Trinity. This national forest...

Angeline National Forest
2013-11-01 09:50:24

The Angelina National Forest is a United States National Forest, one of four that can be found in Texas. The 153,180 acre Angelina National Forest is located in East Texas in parts of Angelina, Jasper, San Augustine, and Nacogdoches counties. It is managed together with the three other National Forests in Texas from Forest Service offices located in Lufkin, Texas. There are local district offices found in Zavalla. The forest lies in the Neches River Basin and on the north and south shores of...

Elmendorf Beast
2013-07-31 07:32:21

The Elmendorf Beast has been blamed for several attacks on livestock in the town of Elmendorf, Texas. A variety of opinions on what the creature was have been disclosed, with one such claim offering that it was a Mexican Hairless Dog mutated by illness. Some local residents associate it with the legend of the Chupacabra, and others claimed it was an escaped lab experiment or an unknown species discovered. In August of 2004, an animal perceived as the Elmendorf Beast was shot by a local...

Edwards Plateau
2013-04-19 19:37:49

The Edwards Plateau is an area of west-central Texas which is bordered by the Balcones Fault towards the south and the east, the Llano Uplift and the Llano Estacado towards the north, and the Chihuahuan Desert and Pecos River towards the west. San Angelo, San Antonia, Del Rio, and Austin make a rough outline of the area. The eastern part of the plateau is the Texas Hill Country. The trees of this savanna include a juniper-oak mix and a mesquite-acacia mix scattered over the fairly short...

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