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Adam Equipment Introduces Scales and Balances to Natural Food and Products Market at Expo East
8/20/2014 10:17:50 AM
Adam Equipment, a global manufacturer of professional weighing equipment, will be displaying scales and balances for food testing, processing, production, sale and service at booth 8216 of the Natural Products Expo East 2014. Nearly 24,000 visitors are expected to attend the show at the Baltimore Convention Center Sept. 17-20, which features more than 1,200 …
Stellaris Films Recieves Movie Rights to a Hidden Manuscript Written by Napoleon Hill
8/20/2014 8:36:09 AM
Las Vegas, Nevada – August 20, 2014 In 1938 Napoleon Hill wrote Outwitting the Devil, his sequel to the immensely popular Think and Grow Rich, and Stellaris Films recently acquired the rights to produce the film and the accompanying “making of-behind the scenes-documentary.” Outwitting the Devil was written two years after Think and Grow Rich. The book was so …
Respirable Particulates, Airborne Contaminants & Lung Cancer Risks
Respirable Particulates, Airborne Contaminants & Lung Cancer Risks
8/19/2014 4:25:10 PM
Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths and the second most common cancer among both men and women in the United States according the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).    The CDC states that the most important thing a person can do to lower their lung cancer risk is to quit smoking and to avoid secondhand smoke. The second leading cause of lung …
The National Academies Confirm Formaldehyde as a Known Human Carcinogen
The National Academies Confirm Formaldehyde as a Known Human Carcinogen
8/18/2014 3:41:29 PM
Earlier this month, the National Research Council, a part of the National Academy of Sciences and the National Academy of Engineering, issued its assessment of formaldehyde’s ability to cause cancer.  In the report, the council upheld the listing of formaldehyde as “known to be a human carcinogen” from the National Toxicology Program’s 12th Report on Carcinogens (RoC). The …
SAE International Announces 2014 Forest R. McFarland Award Winners
8/17/2014 10:27:22 PM
SAE International named 25 mobility engineering professionals as winners of the 2014 Forest R. McFarland Award. The Forest R. McFarland award recognizes individuals for outstanding contributions to the SAE Engineering Meetings Board and the development and dissemination of information through technical meetings, conferences, and professional development programs, or for …
Celebrity Chef Mike Isabella Competes for CARE on Bravo’s Top Chef Duels
8/16/2014 10:23:05 AM
Washington D.C.-based celebrity chef Mike Isabella, who traveled with the poverty-fighting organization CARE this year, will appear in Bravo network’s Top Chef Duels on Wednesday, August 20 at 10pm ET/PT, competing against Chef Antoina Lofaso, a Top Chef Chicago finalist. However, Isabella, owner of restaurants Graffiato , G and Kapnos, and his fellow chefs aren’t …
Astrobiology Symposium “Preparing for Discovery," Sept. 18-19
8/16/2014 10:17:42 AM
How might humanity prepare for the possibility of discovering microbial or complex life beyond Earth? Scientists, historians, philosophers and theologians from around the world will convene at the Library of Congress John W. Kluge Center for two days in September to address this question. "Preparing for Discovery: A Rational Approach to the Impact of Finding Microbial, …
Clare Computer Solutions Hosts FREE “Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Security“ Lunch n’ Learns August 21st and September 25th
Clare Computer Solutions Hosts FREE “Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Security“ Lunch n’ Learns August 21st and September 25th
8/15/2014 5:52:40 PM
Clare Computer Solutions (CCS ), a professional services firm providing IT solutions for companies in the San Francisco Bay area since 1990, is hosting Lunch ‘n Learn seminars about security and the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) to work trend.  According to company CEO, Brad Mendonsa, “Many companies are already allowing their employees to Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) to …
Register Now for Morristown Medical Center’s Annual Pet Therapy Conference
8/12/2014 5:13:41 PM
Morristown Medical Center announced registration is now open for its second annual Pet Therapy Conference on Monday, November 3, 2014 from 8:30am to 3:30pm at the Hyatt Morristown, 3 Speedwell Avenue, Morristown, NJ. John Grogan, author of “Marley and Me,” will keynote the conference. The event offers networking opportunities for individuals who wish to learn more about pet …
Investigation into Death of Actor Robin Williams
8/12/2014 10:43:56 AM
On August 11, 2014, at approximately 11:55 am, Marin County Communications received a 9-1-1 telephone call reporting a male adult had been located unconscious and not breathing inside his residence in unincorporated Tiburon, CA. The Sheriff’s Office, as well as the Tiburon Fire Department and Southern Marin Fire Protection District were dispatched to the incident with …
Morris County Tourism Bureau Announces Historical Tours for Fall 2014
Morris County Tourism Bureau Announces Historical Tours for Fall 2014
8/11/2014 6:04:41 PM
The Morris County Tourism Bureau announces the return of its annual Fall Tours.  These tours are among the most popular that the Tourism Bureau offers each year.  Pre-registration and pre-payment are required.  The tour schedule is as follows:   The Seeing Eye’s Guide Dog Training Program Saturday, September 20 at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. North America’s first guide dog …
Dr. Andrew Brown, Jr. to call for Change at Upcoming Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress
8/11/2014 3:33:18 PM
Dr. Andrew Brown, chair of the National Research Council and member of its Committee on Approaches and Technologies for Reducing the Fuel Consumption of Medium- and Heavy- Duty Vehicles, will be delivering a special presentation on October 8 at the SAE 2014 Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress As a co-author of the committee’s 2014 interim report, Dr. Brown is able to …
Enterprise Risk Management and the Role of Certified Industrial Hygienists
Enterprise Risk Management and the Role of Certified Industrial Hygienists
8/11/2014 1:30:35 PM
The identification, documentation, analysis and tracking of risks are a critical component for many types of businesses and organizations.  These risks may be in the form of physical, chemical or biological concerns and can play a pivotal role in an enterprise’s success or failure.   Enterprise risk management (ERM), as defined by Wikipedia, “…includes the methods and …
Schools in Puerto Rico Turn to Zimmetry Environmental for Healthy Indoor Environments
Schools in Puerto Rico Turn to Zimmetry Environmental for Healthy Indoor Environments
8/11/2014 9:39:27 AM
Students and teachers across Puerto Rico are getting ready to start the new school year.  In many school districts, the summer months have been spent performing repairs, renovations and preventive maintenance activities.   These activities can either improve the indoor environmental quality or make matters worse if they have not been performed correctly.  Schools with water …
Aid Agencies Condemn Attacks on Aid Workers
8/10/2014 10:15:05 AM
A group of nine major humanitarian aid organizations condemns the recent killings and attacks on South Sudanese aid workers in Maban County in the Upper Nile State of South Sudan. They call on all parties to the conflict to immediately stop the targeting of aid workers, to respect international humanitarian law and to allow humanitarian agencies access to reach those in need. …
Donna Bembenek Joins YMCA of the USA as Vice President of Marketing Communications
8/8/2014 4:45:19 PM
YMCA of the USA (Y-USA), the national office for 2,700 Ys across the country, is pleased to announce the hiring of Donna Bembenek as vice president of marketing communications. Bembenek, a 25-year marketing communications veteran, joins Y-USA from the YMCA of Metropolitan Milwaukee, where she served most recently as senior vice president of external relations, overseeing …
OESA Generation Auto Video Contest: Supported by Deloitte, Powered by SAE International
8/7/2014 10:50:04 AM
OESA and SAE International, with the support of Deloitte, announce a new collaboration for the production of the 2014 Student Video Contest “Generation Auto.” The contest, which is in its second year, encourages college students to pursue careers in the automotive industry.  New for 2014, the contest will invite students who participate in the SAE Collegiate Design Series™ …
Spotlight on Chester, Tucked Away in Morris County, New Jersey
Spotlight on Chester, Tucked Away in Morris County, New Jersey
8/7/2014 9:59:22 AM
The hidden byways, the little surprises, the discovered dining spot are in some ways what make Chester, New Jersey, so beguiling.                   Sure, Main Street greets you with open arms, its unique shops luring you inside to make a charming purchase that will leave a smile on your face the rest of the day.  The Streets of Chester offers high-end fashion but, with the …
Datavail and SQL Server Pro Webinar: Essential SQL Server Monitoring
8/7/2014 8:00:00 AM
Aug. 7, 2014 — Datavail , the leader in database managed services and support in North America, is teaming with SQL Server Pro to host a webinar that explores the top issues identified by SQL Server health checks and why monitoring is essential to the health of SQL Server administration. On Wednesday, August 13, Andy McDermid, a principal SQL DBA at Datavail, and Michael …
Back to School Can Sometimes Mean a Return to IAQ Problems for Students & Faculty
Back to School Can Sometimes Mean a Return to IAQ Problems for Students & Faculty
8/6/2014 12:52:46 PM
In some parts of the country, students and teachers have already returned to the classroom to start the new school year. Many other districts are gearing up for the annual return as they wrap up building repair and renovation projects that took place during the summer break.   These projects often include preventive maintenance and repairs to classrooms and school buildings …