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2014-10-14 23:15:06

Local not-for-profit Still Easier Than Chemo and Point 2 Running Company unite the Hampton Roads community to put cancer on the run. Newport News, Va. (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 Point 2 Running Company and Still Easier Than Chemo’s 2nd annual 24-Hour Cancer Hater Challenge will take place Friday, October 17 starting at 4:00 p.m. through 4:00 p.m. Saturday, October 18. The Challenge, which Tidewater Physical Therapy and Tidewater Performance are honored to sponsor again this year, features...

2014-10-14 23:13:37

Achieving Inc. Magazine’s Honor Roll as a Five-Time Honoree, DRT Ranks No. 3,452 on the 2014 Inc. 5000 with Three-Year Sales Growth of 96% Arlington, Virginia (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 Inc. Magazine ranked DRT Strategies, Inc. (DRT) (http://www.drtstrategies.com) No. 3,452 on its 33rd annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy — America’s...

2014-10-14 23:07:54

The redesigned http://www.rhinoplastyspecialistsurgeon.com website affords visitors a more user-friendly experience Herndon, Virginia (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 Dr. Shervin Naderi, M.D., FACS, one of the top Rhinoplasty specialist surgeons in the country, has launched a new version of his http://www.rhinoplastyspecialistsurgeon.com website designed to better inform and educate the public about his Rhinoplasty surgical practice. With the demand for Rhinoplasty services and information...

2014-10-14 23:00:41

Acoustic Technology, Inc. (ATI Systems), the world leader in Mass Notification Systems and intelligible voice systems, today announced the Alexandria Renew Enterprises in Alexandria, Virginia will use an ATI system, including Mass Alert™ software, to provide an Employee Alarm System (EAS) that meets OSHA 1910.165 requirements. Boston, MA (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Acoustic Technology, Inc. (ATI Systems), the world leader in Mass Notification Systems and intelligible voice systems, today...

2014-10-14 20:20:56

RICHMOND, Va., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion Midstream Partners, LP (Dominion Midstream), a Delaware limited partnership and a subsidiary of Dominion Resources, Inc. (Dominion) (NYSE: D), today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 17,500,000 common units representing limited partner interests in Dominion Midstream at $21.00 per common unit pursuant to a Registration Statement on Form S-1 previously filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission...

2014-10-14 12:25:13

iOS App Provides Free, Legal Music to Transform Ordinary Photos and Video into Digital Stories RESTON, Va., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VideoBlocks, the first subscription-based provider of unlimited royalty-free stock video, today announced the launch of iOS app, Just Add Audio. Available as a free download, Just Add Audio taps into the company's large collection of licensed music tracks and allows users to quickly turn a string of photos and video into digital stories worth...

2014-10-14 08:33:55

FREDERICKSBURG, Va., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Deepak Raghavan has joined Radiologic Associates of Fredericksburg (RAF) in response to the increasing volume of neuroradiology imaging studies handled by the practice, RAF CEO Ed Swager announced today. Neuroradiology studies such as magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and computed tomography (CT) scans of the brain, spine, head and neck assist in diagnosing conditions including tumors, stroke, trauma injuries and spinal...

2014-10-14 08:32:59

CCR (Commonwealth Care of Roanoke) is pleased to announce new chief financial officer Stan A. Huffman. ROANOKE, Va., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stan A. Huffman is the new Chief Financial Officer of CCR. Stan has experience as both a Chief Executive Officer and a Chief Financial Officer with providers of nursing home, assisted living, outpatient therapy, pharmacy and home health services. Stan served as Chief Executive Officer of a non-profit senior housing and nursing home...

2014-10-13 16:23:38

MECHANICSVILLE, Va., Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The personal injury law firm of Allen, Allen, Allen & Allen is pleased to announce that Ryan E. Wind has joined the firm as a Trial Attorney in the Mechanicsville, Virginia Office. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141013/151737 Ryan Wind is a litigator who is driven to help people. He has dedicated his practice to personal injury law and is motivated by helping his clients rebuild their lives after they suffer...

2014-10-13 12:25:07

Copyright, Trademark, Digital Rights Experience Brings New Firepower for Clients TYSONS CORNER, Va., Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Brad R. Newberg joins McGuireWoods' Intellectual Property Litigation and Patents Department today as a partner in Tysons Corner, Virginia, as the firm continues to boost its firepower in litigating copyright, trademark and digital rights disputes nationally and globally. Newberg comes to the AmLaw 100 firm with 15 years of experience in all...


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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  • A unit of saved energy.
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