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2014-07-31 23:20:45

The AEGIS Program Office and the developer, Trident Systems are pleased to announce SCIAT (Software Change Impact Analysis Tool) which enables a Repeatable and Automated Process for Regression Test Selection. Fairfax, Virginia (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Regression testing of complex software systems consumes significant program schedule and resources. Large test teams and test suites must evolve as the system matures and custom dedicated test environments are used. Regression test selection...

2014-07-31 23:09:39

Home Care website focuses on finding assistance for the elderly and disabled, including home health care, companion care, and hospice care services. Richmond, VA (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 http://www.HomeCareChoice.com, a home services website from Seniors Guide, will feature home care and home hospice services available in areas of Virginia, North Carolina, Ohio, and Indianapolis. “Our listings of area home care are comprehensive,” says Katharine Ross, Vice President of Sales and...

2014-07-31 23:07:19

On August 7th, 2014 The Never Give Up 26 foundation will be hosting a fundraiser at Buffalo Wild Wings. We encourage everyone from all walks of life to come out and participate in effort to ultimately support Patrick Ryan Purcells Never Give Up mentality. Dulles, VA (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 The Never Give Up 26 Foundation looks forward to seeing a diverse group of supporters from11:00am-11:00pm on August 7th. Simply bring your ticket and Mention Never Give Up 26 Foundation while you enjoy...

2014-07-31 16:24:14

Continuing Weak Markets, Current and Impending EPA Regulations Weigh on Central Appalachian Operations; 1,100 Jobs at Risk BRISTOL, Va., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eight operating affiliates of Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR) have notified their employees late this afternoon that the coal mines and other facilities where they work are subject to being idled due to sustained weak market conditions and government regulations that have challenged the entire Central Appalachian...

2014-07-31 16:20:49

Commuter Station in Master-Planned Community to Open in 2017; Location in Town Center Will Help Create Transit-Oriented Development DUMPHRIES, Va., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe today joined a host of federal, state, local and railroad officials at the Potomac Shores master-planned community in the groundbreaking for a new Virginia Railway Express (VRE) station in Potomac Shores. The station is expected to open in 2017....

2014-07-31 12:31:11

RESTON, Va., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NVR, Inc. (NYSE: NVR) announced today that its Board of Directors has authorized the repurchase of $300 million of its outstanding common stock. The purchases will occur from time to time in the open market and/or in privately negotiated transactions as market conditions permit. The Company indicated that the authorization is a continuation of the stock repurchase program that began in 1994 and is consistent with NVR's strategy of...

2014-07-31 12:28:58

As Support for H.R. 4577 Grows, Voters Reject Anti-Patient Scare Tactics ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As members of Congress prepare to see voters during a month-long recess and more lawmakers sign on to cosponsor a bipartisan patient choice proposal, the National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) today announced that a nationwide survey found overwhelming support for expanding Medicare seniors' access to discounted or "preferred" copays in...

2014-07-31 12:27:17

ARLINGTON, Va., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Allbritton Communications Company ("ACC") announced today the tender results for its previously announced tender offer (the "Tender Offer") for any and all of its outstanding 8% Senior Notes due May 15, 2018 (the "Notes"). As of 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on July 30, 2014, Notes representing approximately 99.92% of the then-outstanding principal amount of Notes had been tendered. ACC has exercised its option to accept for payment and...

2014-07-31 08:23:11

Company anticipates deeper penetration in oil and gas, mining and maritime, as well as new opportunities in disaster recovery and backup HERNDON, Va., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VT iDirect, Inc. (iDirect), a company of Vision Technologies Systems, Inc. (VT Systems), today announced that satellite communications solution provider Geolink Satellite Services , part of CETel Group, has upgraded its Evolution-based network to the iDX 3.2 operating system. The company will also deploy...

2014-07-30 23:00:38

Runners will receive complimentary evaluations and recommended plan of action to recover from and remain injury-free. Richmond, Va. (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 Calling all runners in the Richmond, VA region. Tidewater Physical Therapy is pleased to announce it will host a monthly Runner’s Injury Clinic at the Glen Allen 3 Sports location at 2231 Old Brick Road the second Monday of each month through the end of the year – August 11, September 8, October 13, November 10 and December 8. The...


Latest Virginia Reference Libraries

Chincoteague Pony
2014-04-12 09:49:41

The Chincoteague Pony was developed on the Assateague Island of Virginia and Maryland, United States. Another name used for this pony is the Assateague horse, but due to its smaller size it is considered a pony. In 1947 a children’s book series written by Marguerite Henry, “Misty of Chincoteague”, made the breed famous. Over the years the breed has been introduced to other horse breeds and developed a variety of different characteristics. They live in poor conditions on the...

George Washington And Jefferson National Forests
2013-11-27 15:25:38

The George Washington and Jefferson National Forests are U.S. National Forests that join to create one of the largest areas of public land in the Eastern US. They cover 1.8 million acres of land in the Appalachian Mountains of Virginia, West Virginia, and Kentucky. About 1 million acres of the forest are remote and undeveloped. About 139,461 acres have been designated as wilderness areas, which eliminates any future development. Washington National Forest was established on May 16th of...

Shenandoah National Park
2013-04-26 14:58:26

Shenandoah National Park is located in the State of Virginia in the United States. The park contains a portion of the Blue Ridge Mountains and holds 199,100 acres of land, of which 79,579 acres comprise a designated wilderness. The park extends across a narrow area, through eight counties, from Waynesboro to the town of Front Royal. The establishment of Shenandoah National park began in 1926, when the area was designated as a national park, but it was not officially established and opened...

Indiana Bat, Myotis sodalist
2012-10-05 08:36:41

The Indiana bat (Myotis sodalist) is a mouse-eared bat that can be found in North America. Its range primarily includes eastern and Midwestern states, but it can be found in some southern areas of the United States. During the winter, its range becomes much smaller, with most populations occurring in large clusters in only a few caves. One study conducted in 1985 suggested that an estimated 244,000 individuals of this species reside in Indiana. Its range overlaps that of the endangered gray...

wovi_003_pvp
2012-06-14 07:34:25

Symbol: WOVI Group: Fern Family: Blechnaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N CAN    N Synonyms:   ANVI6 Anchistea virginica (L.) C. Presl Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IL, IN, LA, MA, ME, MS, NC, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, VA, VT Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom...

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