“I don’t want coal in my future. Kids do not want to inherit a dirty plant. We want clean air, clean water, salmon, eagles, osprey, and a beautiful Gorge to play in. Adults need to realize that we are the ones who will be affected by their choices today,” said ten-year-old Dae Dahlquist, who emceed Saturday’s “People’s Hearing” on coal exports.
World Bank and Government of Japan to Support Expansion of Community Seed Funds in the Kyrgyz Republic
In 2012, the Government of Japan, one of the major World Bank donors, approved the allocation of US$ million 2.8 to the Kyrgyz Republic. A special request of the Government of Japan has been that this JSDF grant be used to support rural citizens representing the most vulnerable population groups. In response to this request, the Ministry of Agriculture proposed to support expansion of the community seed funds, including rural women’s self-help groups.
Investors may access a live webcast of this presentation on Colgate’s web site at http://www.colgatepalmolive.com. For those unable to participate during the live webcast, a recorded version of the webcast will be made available through the ‘For Investors’ page of Colgate’s web site.
In January 2014, UPS and PHMSA began coordinating outreach efforts to educate and inform first responders including fire fighters, police, sheriffs, highway patrol, emergency medical associations and organizations affiliated with these groups about the changes in hazardous materials communications document accessibility for UPS feeder trucks.
NBA Cares, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital team up for kids battling cancer and other deadly diseases
The NBA Family will shine a light on the work and successes of St. Jude through online, social media and in-game promotions such as hosting and highlighting local patients in-arena. NBA coaches will also wear St. Jude lapel pins during games.
The Potential Solution to Insomnia - Scientists Claim 200 Thread Count Bed Sheets Improve the Quality of Sleep
When it comes to the best pair of sheets, it’s not just about thread count. In fact, if you’re being wooed by the highest thread count you can find on the store shelves, you may be getting swindled into buying low-quality sheets. A recent study shows that from a test on sleep quality between 200, 400, 600, and 800 thread count sheets, the highest rated was 200.
Total Wellness Cleanse Review Reveals the Truth Behind Yuri Elkaim’s Natural Food Based Detox Diet for the Toxic Body
This diet that caught the attention of TotalWellnessDestination.com’s Rich Tweten claims that participants can gain energy, mental clarity and improve their body composition after administering the 14 day Total Wellness Cleanse phase by consuming only the low acidic choices of food that come in a selection of 119 delicious and nutrient rich breakfast, lunch, dinner and optional mid-day snack recipes.
Top New Home and Custom Home Architect, Godden | Sudik Architects Wins Best of 50+ Housing Award at International Builder’s Show (IBS) in Las Vegas
Godden | Sudik Architects, a leading Denver based new and custom home architectural firm, landed a coveted Gold Award at this year’s Best of 50+ Housing Awards presentation, which was held at the International Builder’s Show (IBS) in Las Vegas in early February.
Several grants for a combined total of $10,000 will be awarded.
Event: 26th Annual ROTH Conference
“One of the biggest obstacles to curing childhood cancer is the lack of research funding,” said Mike Condrey, Northwestern Mutual managing partner. “Northwestern Mutual launched a national philanthropic program to find a cure and provide support to kids and families facing the daily struggles of the disease. Locally, we’re funding top university nurse researchers who are making a difference,” he added.
(SAN MATEO, CA) The San Mateo County Fair just announced that WAR, the popular band that combines Funk, Jazz, R&B and Rock n’ Roll, will return to perform at the 2014 San Mateo County Fair.
“Changing our clocks is easy enough, but changing and understanding the relationship we have with credit is critical in getting the best rates and in proactively protecting our identities,” says Tim Ashby, Vice President of Personal Solutions, Equifax Canada. “It starts with knowing both your credit file and credit score, which can mean the difference between being able to purchase a home with a mortgage and renting. It can also impact the rate of interest you pay on any type of loan, including car loans.”
On Thursday, March 13, 2014, the Company will present at the UBS Global Consumer Conference in Boston, Massachusetts. The Company’s investor presentation will be webcast live at 1:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time at ir.buffalowildwings.com.
The report was released today by World Wildlife Fund, the Environmental Law and Policy Center, LEAN Energy US, the Illinois Solar Energy Association, Illinois Sierra Club, and The George Washington University Solar Institute.
Datapaq extends its Furnace Tracker product range with the addition of a new ten thermocouple channel model, designed specifically for use in low height furnaces. The data logger stores up to 18,000 readings per channel at intervals from 0.05 seconds to 10 minutes. Ceramic coated and laser welded, the 29mm (1.14in) high thermal barrier ensures long operational life. The ten and four channel Furnace Tracker systems for glass tempering furnaces accurately measure temperatures from all types of glass, including hard and soft-coated low-E glass. Thus, users can optimize cycle times and reduce energy costs. The accompanying user-friendly software features comprehensive analysis and archiving functions and enables users to see quickly and easily what is really happening inside the furnace.
“With the dramatic growth in the energy sector, many of our chemical customers have asked us for solutions to their transportation needs in West Texas to service their customers. Working with our independent affiliate partner, we selected Sweetwater, TX, which is just off of I-20, about 100 miles from Midland and 200 miles from Dallas,” commented Randy Strutz, President, Quality Carriers. “We think this gives us an ideal location to service the high volume of chemical freight flowing in and around these rapidly growing markets.”
Legionnaires’ disease is caused by a type of bacteria known as Legionella. It is found naturally in the environment, usually in water. Legionnaires’ disease can occur when people breathe in an aerosolized mist that contains the bacteria. Each year, thousands of people in the United States are hospitalized with Legionnaires’ disease, a condition that can be fatal in some circumstances.
“Around the world, women are an integral part of Habitat for Humanity’s mission — as community leaders, volunteers, homeowners and donors,” said Jonathan Reckford, CEO of Habitat for Humanity International. “We join the international community in recognizing this special day through events that celebrate the many ways women help further Habitat’s mission to create a world where everyone has a safe and decent place to live.”
This is the latest initiative in the company’s ongoing effort to promote and improve science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education in schools. The company also sponsors the FIRST ® Robotics Competition (FRC®) team of Ascension Parish high school students based at East Ascension High School.