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2011-05-13 00:00:29

Arlington, VA Company selected to serve as sponsor of the Cynthia Earley Educational Foundation scholarship to benefit The Great Chesapeake Bay Swim. Annapolis, MD (PRWEB) May 12, 2011 The Cynthia Earley Educational Foundation (CEEF), the scholarship partner of the 20th annual Great Chesapeake Bay Swim, is proud to announce Buchanan & Edwards, the Arlington, VA-based IT consulting firm, has been selected as the Presenting Sponsor of the Cynthia Earley Scholarship Award for the 2011 Great...

2011-04-07 13:59:00

Author of No Bones Broken featured at book signing on April 16, 2011, 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. CHESAPEAKE, Va., April 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cambridge College in Chesapeake, Virginia, is pleased to announce that alumna Denise Howard will be appearing on campus in Chesapeake to discuss her book, No Bones Broken, the story of a young woman's search for significance and purpose.

2010-07-09 12:24:00

WASHINGTON, July 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Irika Shipping S.A., a ship management corporation registered in Panama and doing business in Greece, pleaded guilty on July 8, 2010 before Maryland U.S. District Court Judge Frederick J.

2010-06-22 13:00:00

LUSBY, Md., June 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Dominion Foundation has provided a $200,000 grant to Coastal Conservation Association Maryland for an open-water monitoring buoy at the Dominion Reef at the Gooses, an artificial reef in the Chesapeake Bay.

2010-06-10 11:56:00

Transplanted Natives, Outdoors Enthusiasts, Vacationers, Travelers and Others Urged to Speak Out at RestoringOurWaters.org WASHINGTON, June 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Chesapeake Bay, its rivers and streams - the cradle of American democracy, the nation's largest estuary, and one of the most popular travel destinations in the U.S.

2009-11-11 17:39:20

Buoy provides near real-time data for boaters, educators and scientists.

2009-04-20 13:20:00

RICHMOND, Va., April 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Chesapeake Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: CSKEQ) has announced that Gregory Shikhman of Brooklyn, N.Y., is the winner of the Chesapeake Corporation Foundation's 2009 Chesapeake Employees' Children Scholarship for graduating high school seniors.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.