Harvey Firestone

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Name: Harvey Firestone
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Al Nye, 93, has plenty of vivid memories

Al Nye once chatted with inventor Thomas Edison, served in the South Pacific in World War II, and worked as an embalmer, insurance agent and commercial fisherman. But Nye recalls a volunteer position he held for over 20 years as perhaps his most satisfying ... [Published Ocala.com - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Sandy Beaver Farms: 200 years of progressive agriculture

LISBON, Ohio — Dean Bowman’s favorite spot on his farm is actually the dining room table.From there, as he’s eating his cereal every morning, he can look out a huge picture window and see the seasons change in a slight valley that’s now filled with the ... [Published Farm and Dairy - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

‘Solar energy... what a source of power’

First published in Your LettersOur shared home planet – bathed in solar energy. At last, some ‘data’ I can agree with, from fellow chartered engineer Roderick Taylor (Letters, August 22).Our planet is indeed bathed in solar energy. We both inhabit the ... [Published Bucks Free Press - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Film Friday: Henry Ford and Thomas Edison were the first modern glampers

The Vagabonds ventured in style and comfort before it was coolThere are innumerbable cool artifacts to discover at The Henry Ford museum, but there's one thing -- a simple photograph -- that made a huge impression on us from a very young age: A black ... [Published Auto Week - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

John C. Maxwell: How to Create a Culture of Innovation

A few YEARS AGO an Argentinian mechanic named Jorge Odón saw a YouTube video showing how to extract a cork from inside a wine bottle by inserting a plastic bag, inflating it so it surrounds the cork and then pulling it out. He and a friend tried it out ... [Published Success - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

The Year Humans Become Self-Aware

Decades from now, historians and others will look back at 2015 as the year humans suddenly became self-aware of their planet. I say 2015 because we are not quite there yet -- we are still pre-aware . However, next year, or very soon thereafter, the United ... [Published Huffington Post - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Treating workers fairly is profitable: Letters

Treating workers fairly is profitableRe: “Adjusting to the higher costs of doing business” (Letters, Sept. 3):Those like the letter writer arguing against an increase in the minimum wage overlook, ignore or are unaware of several key issues.Both business ... [Published Inland Valley Daily Bulletin - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Battle of the overpass: Henry Ford, the UAW, and the power of the press

Year 1937. The battle lines were laid out in Detroit. The state of the unions was not good, but labor's line in the sand was clearly marked. Motor City is where blue collar sweat left the age of horse and buggy far behind in the dust of nostalgia. Automotive ... [Published People's World - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Thomas Edison - Historical Rubber and Road Trips

Attend one or more of these programs and events covering Edison’s search for a domestic source of natural rubber.Collaborating with his close friends, Henry Ford and Harvey Firestone in his last significant research campaign, Edison searched for a domestic ... [Published West Orange Patch - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 02 2014 - 1 reports

Retail development, road upgrade coming

COLUMBIANA, Ohio (WKBN) – A Columbiana native wants to bring big development to his hometown, including retail stores, a hotel and restaurants.Tom Mackall’s family bought the original Harvey Firestone Homestead and wants to give it a commercial makeover ... [Published WKBN 27 First News - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jun 12 2014 - Updated Jun 12 2014 - 1 reports

Independent Tire Dealers Offers Firestone Destination: Anywhere Promotion

During the Firestone Destination: Anywhere Promotion, let the trained professionals of any Independent Tire Dealer help you to find a new set of Firestone Tires and receive a 7-night stay time share vacation. Whether you are planning a calm vacation with ... [Published PRWeb - Jun 12 2014]

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In 1931, Thomas Edison told his friends Henry Ford and Harvey Firestone: "i'd put my money on the sun and solar energy. what a source of power! i hope we don't have to wait until oil and coal run out before we tackle that." Managing and pricing carbon is no longer a partisan issue -- and should never have become so ideologically polarized -- it is a public goal that investment...

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Al Nye, 93, has plenty of vivid memories [Published Ocala.com - Sep 20 2014]
Sandy Beaver Farms: 200 years of progressive ag... [Published Farm and Dairy - Sep 18 2014]
‘Solar energy... what a source of power’ [Published Bucks Free Press - Sep 16 2014]
Film Friday: Henry Ford and Thomas Edison were ... [Published Auto Week - Sep 12 2014]
John C. Maxwell: How to Create a Culture of Inn... [Published Success - Sep 10 2014]
The Year Humans Become Self-Aware [Published Huffington Post - Sep 08 2014]
Treating workers fairly is profitable: Letters [Published Inland Valley Daily Bulletin - Sep 04 2014]
Battle of the overpass: Henry Ford, the UAW, an... [Published People's World - Sep 03 2014]
Thomas Edison - Historical Rubber and Road Trips [Published West Orange Patch - Aug 26 2014]
Retail development, road upgrade coming [Published WKBN 27 First News - Aug 01 2014]
Independent Tire Dealers Offers Firestone Desti... [Published PRWeb - Jun 12 2014]
Lions Say Ford’s Wife to Take Over Team [Published TIME.com - Mar 10 2014]
Appreciation: William Clay Ford Sr. was top aut... [Published News Leader - Mar 09 2014]
DC Microgrids and the Virtues of Local Electricity [Published IEEE Spectrum - Feb 06 2014]
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Lions Say Ford’s Wife to Take Over Team [Published TIME.com - Mar 10 2014]
(DETROIT) — Martha Ford will take over her late husband’s controlling interest in the Detroit Lions, keeping the team within the family after a half-century under the leadership of William Clay Ford. More Report: NFL Considers Longer Extra-Point Kick ...
DC Microgrids and the Virtues of Local Electricity [Published IEEE Spectrum - Feb 06 2014]
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> Photo: IEEE History Center Hotel Power: Generating and distributing DC power through a local grid is an old idea that began with Thomas Edison and persisted in some spots for many decades. The photo above ...
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