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Analyst firm Aragon Research ranks Gyrus as an "Innovator" in the Aragon Research Globe(TM) for Enterprise Learning RICHMOND, Va., March 13, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Gyrus Systems,
Celebrate Super Pi Day – the only day in this century that aligns with the infinite number’s sequence – on Saturday, March 14 from 9 am - 5 pm at the Science Museum of Virginia.
RESTON, Va., March 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuous monitoring in healthcare systems involve managing patients' health and the systems to protect their health data.
CHESAPEAKE, Va., March 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Communications Virginia awarded $135,000 in grants to 15 non-profit organizations in Virginia through the Cox Charities grants program.
Hall Acura was honored by Acura as a 2014 Dealership of Distinction, which is awarded only to Acura's top dealerships across the country. Virginia Beach,
The unique behavioral stuttering therapy program at nonprofit Hollins Communications Research Institute enabled accomplished composer and violinist Richard Sortomme to speak fluently for the first
Dr. Naderi to be honored in the April 2015 issue of Northern Virginia Magazine Northern Virginia (PRWEB) March 11, 2015 Dr.
Deltek, along with marketing partner SoDA, to host industry insider panel discussion prior to SXSW Interactive 2015 to discuss best practices for tackling common complexities in the agency industry
The Journey Through Hallowed Ground Partnership was one of 51 organizations in the Commonwealth of Virginia to receive a tourism marketing grant.
RESTON, Va., March 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- NII Holdings, Inc.
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...
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 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...
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...
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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