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2014-09-03 16:29:15

Kimberley D. Maigi, FNP-C, to work in the newly expanded Pain Management Center in Newport News, Virginia. NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The physicians of Orthopaedic & Spine Center, located at 250 Nat Turner Boulevard in Newport News, have announced that Kimberley D. Maigi, FNP-C, has joined the practice as its newest healthcare provider. Maigi will be working in the OSC Pain Management Center, under the supervision of Raj N. Sureja, MD, OSC's senior...

2014-09-03 08:41:38

Third nTelos Wireless network expansion supported by Alcatel-Lucent and will serve more than 2.1 million additional people in two East Coast states PARIS, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) has been selected by NTELOS Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: NTLS) to provide 4G LTE network services for the nTelos Wireless network build-out in West Virginia and parts of western Virginia. The network will serve an additional 2.1 million people. This is the third network...

2014-09-03 08:39:35

Leadership Role within a Highly Regarded Association Spearheading Key Networking Events, Bringing Academia, Government, and Industry Together in the San Diego Area FAIRFAX, Va., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Salient Federal Solutions, Inc. (Salient), a leading provider of information technology, training, engineering, and intelligence analytics services to agencies in the intelligence, defense, homeland security, cyber security, and federal civilian markets, announces that...

2014-09-02 23:10:36

Elizabeth Gugliotti joined the Tidewater Physical Therapy marketing team this summer and will oversee the community outreach efforts for its clinics on the Virginia Peninsula and its Performance Centers in Newport News, Gloucester and Suffolk. Newport News, Va. (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Tidewater Physical Therapy is pleased to announce that Elizabeth Gugliotti has joined its corporate team as the Marketing and Community Outreach Coordinator for its clinics in the Virginia Peninsula...

2014-09-02 23:10:10

The second annual ZUMBA Dance for Sight, scheduled from 3:00 to 5:00 PM on Saturday, September 13, 2014 at the Herndon Community Center, Herndon, Virginia, is to raise money for the Louis J. Fox Center for Vision Restoration, a research institute located at the University of Pittsburgh. All of the proceeds for the event will go to the Louis J. Fox Center for Vision Restoration, whose primary mission is to promote research and innovation that will allow the vision-impaired to one day...

2014-09-02 08:35:50

Visit Booth #345 to learn more about Excelacom's unique combination of consulting expertise, targeted services and configurable product solutions RESTON, Va., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Excelacom, a global services and solutions provider to customers in telecommunications and communications-related industries, is exhibiting in Booth #345 at the Competitive Carriers Association (CCA) Annual Convention in The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas Sept. 7-10. "CCA attracts a broad spectrum of...

2014-09-02 08:23:40

- $4.5 billion-$5 billion pipeline would bring 1.5 billion cubic feet of natural gas per day to North Carolina and Virginia RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Four major U.S. energy companies - Dominion (NYSE: D), Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK), Piedmont Natural Gas (NYSE: PNY) and AGL Resources (NYSE: GAS) - announced today the formation of a joint venture to build and own the proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline. The $4.5 billion to $5 billion, 550-mile natural gas...

2014-08-29 23:09:52

The Rivermont School in Hampton, Virginia, selected APCPLAY to provide assistance with planning and specifying affordable, durable and engaging playground equipment for their students. Hampton, Virginia (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 As research continues to prove that play time is essential to the social, cognitive and physical development of children, more schools are investing in upgrading or augmenting their commercial playground equipment for outdoor learning. The Rivermont School in...

2014-08-29 23:03:31

Edvance360 LMS-SN™ welcomes Brooke Education Services™, Northwest Academy™, Typewell™, Dialysis Treatment Center of America™, Metis Leadership Group™, Interactive Advertising Bureau of Canada (IAB Canada)™, StarSVCS™, and HMG Plus™, to the user community. Virginia Beach, VA (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Edvance360, a leading provider of eLearning solutions, one of the top ten tools for online teaching, as well as 2011 winner and six-time-finalist for the CODiE Award for Best...

2014-08-29 23:03:22

The Liberty University School of Aeronautics was presented with the landmark 10,000th single-engine aircraft from Textron Aviation Inc.'s Independence, Kan., facility. Lynchburg, Va. (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron, Inc. company, delivered the 10,000th single-engine aircraft from its Independence, Kan., facility to the Liberty University School of Aeronautics on Thursday, Aug. 28. The milestone aircraft, a Cessna Skyhawk, along with two other Skyhawks, were...


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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