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2014-09-02 20:25:48

MILWAUKEE, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The UWM Foundation and the Milwaukee Institute today announced their partnership for high-speed computing (HSC) resources at UWM's new Innovation Campus in Wauwatosa. Innovation Campus tenants Brooks Stevens and Concordia University will be the first organizations to use the services provided by the Milwaukee Institute. The Milwaukee Institute's recently upgraded HPC cluster is the largest publicly accessible supercomputing resource...

2014-09-02 16:24:19

First project may be the opening of a St. Vincent Sports Performance facility INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- St.Vincent, Indiana Sports Corp, Play Ball Indiana, USA Football, and USA Track and Field have entered into Memorandums of Understanding (MOUs) with Marian University to explore opportunities to partner in the redevelopment of the Indy Cycloplex - home of the Major Taylor Velodrome - and the area surrounding the Marian University campus. Indianapolis...

2014-09-02 12:23:06

DENVER, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GEI Consultants, Inc., one of the nation's leading geotechnical, environmental, water resources, and ecological science and engineering firms, announced today that the company has expanded its staff and services in its Central Region, moving to new offices in Marquette, Michigan and Madison, Wisconsin, and opened a new office location in Fort Collins, Colorado. The new offices are located at the following addresses: GEI Consultants' New...

2014-08-30 23:04:55

Automatic Lightning Protection supplier launches new website offering all necessary lightning protection equipment and installation instruction manuals. Mosinee, Wisconsin (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 Automatic Lightning Protection is thrilled to announce that it has launched a new website that focuses on delivering the best services and lightning protection supplies for clients living in the affected areas. The new website can be viewed at http://lightningrod.com/. Automatic Lightning...

2014-08-29 23:02:54

Investment in EDI/HQ software and ERP system will pay off tenfold, says Tom-Cin Metals, a Wisconsin-based company with 30 years of fabricating experience. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Results are in and 1EDI Source, Inc. and Exact JobBOSS earn nine out of 10 stars in a recent client survey. Wisconsin-based Tom-Cin Metals praised the leading electronic data interchange (EDI) software firm and top enterprise resource planning (ERP) software supplier for saving the company time...

2014-08-28 20:20:37

Whether its the 2015 Chevy Silverado or the 2014 Chevy Sonic, Chevy makes a vehicle for anyone WAUPUN, Wis., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Chevrolet has long been established on the market as one of the car manufactures with a wide array of vehicles that fit into nearly every segment. This is especially true of the 2015 Chevy Silverado in Waupun, Wis. and the 2014 Chevy Sonic, both available now at Homan Auto Group. Two cars could not be more polar opposite, from the hulking...

2014-08-28 16:21:01

Hesser Toyota offers discounted prices on new Toyota models JANESVILLE, Wis., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The end of summer can be a sad time for many drivers, but the team at Hesser Toyota is hoping to offer a consolation for those who aren't ready for the colder months. The Janesville, Wisconsin dealership is hosting the Toyota Annual Clearance Event in Janesville, Wisconsin in which many of its top new Toyota models will be offered at much lower prices. (Photo -...

2014-08-28 16:20:38

Les Stumpf Ford anticipates release of 2015 Ford Focus, Fiesta APPLETON, Wis., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- A new model year is always an exciting time in the automotive industry, especially when dealerships like Les Stumpf Ford get to stock their inventories with new Ford vehicles. This year, the Wisconsin dealership is stocking its vehicle selection with the 2015 Ford Fiesta in Appleton, Wisconsin, which is a carryover from its last model. The dealership is also preparing...

2014-08-28 12:29:36

MILWAUKEE, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- BloodCenter of Wisconsin's Diagnostic Laboratories today announced the availability of an innovative Erythroid Chimerism test to monitor erythroid lineage chimerism in patients with sickle cell disease (SCD) following allogeneic bone marrow transplantation. This allows the physician to directly gauge the success of the transplant in these patients and provides physicians with actionable information to guide patient care. Sickle cell...

2014-08-28 12:21:57

Wisconsin dealership offers excellent quality vehicles at low prices JEFFERSON, Wis., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Times are tough economically for a lot of people right now. Many Wisconsinites have been trying to cut down on spending in any way that they can. One way that Wisconsin residents have been saving money is by searching out a reputable used car dealer that sells quality pre-owned vehicles instead of purchasing new. Local consumers have found the wide selection of...


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Beast of Bray Road
2014-04-22 14:12:17

Beast of Bray Road The Beast of Bray Road is a cryptid roaming the area of Elkhorn, Wisconsin and from northern Illinois to Vancouver Island, Canada. It has been labeled as werewolf in local news articles but has never been observed transforming from human to a wolf. It has been described in various accounts as being bear-like, resembling Bigfoot and wolf-like and being able to walk on two legs. Its size varies from two to four feet tall when on all four legs, and around seven feet tall...

Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest
2013-11-22 11:59:03

The Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest is a 1,530,647 acre United States National Forest located in northern Wisconsin within the United States. Much of the old growth forest within the area was ruined by logging early in the 20th century. Some of the trees that remain growing there today were planted by the Civilian Conservation Corps in the 1930s. As they are legally two separate national forests – the Chequamegon National Forest and the Nicolet National Forest – the areas were...

2012-06-14 10:47:15

Symbol: SAPE12 Group: Dicot Family: Salicaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Shrub Tree Native Status: L48    I CAN    I Synonyms:   SABA2 Salix babylonica auct. non L. p.p.   SABL2 Salix ×blanda Andersson (pro sp.)   SABL3 Salix blanda Andersson, database artifact   SAEL4 Salix elegantissima K. Koch   SAPEB Salix pendulina Wender. var. blanda (Andersson) Meikle ex anon., ined.   SAPEE Salix pendulina...

2012-06-15 05:47:17

Symbol: LEWI2 Group: Lichen Family: Lecanoraceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA    N Classification:       Kingdom   Fungi – Fungi Division   Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class   Ascomycetes Order   Lecanorales Family   Lecanoraceae Genus   Lecanora Ach. – rim lichen Species   Lecanora wisconsinensis H. Magn. – Wisconsin rim lichen

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Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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