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Albany, NY -- (SBWIRE) -- 02/19/2018 -- Coronary balloons are medical devices that are used in minimally invasive procedures for opening up the narrowed or blocked arteries caused by peripheral arterial disease (PAD). The procedure for widening of blocked coronary arteries is referred to as balloon angioplasty or ...
Tom McKeown, 95, a U.S. Marine Corps veteran of World War II, takes a teathered balloon ride with Capt. Crystal Stout ... early birthday present. The 95-year-old Port Angeles man took a tethered balloon ride with Capt. Crystal Stout, executive director of Dream Catcher Balloon, at Sequim Valley Airport.

... large balloons lift instruments to measure the state of the atmosphere at the moment. These launches are conducted by the National Weather Service and other meteorological entities across the globe. The meteorological instrument parcel tethered to the "weather balloon" will measure various properties ...
The next general meeting of the Ravenna Balloon A-Fair will be Wednesday at Megan's Family Restaurant, 266 W. Main St., Ravenna. The meeting ... Balloon A-Fair requests a letter of why the person is nominated and a bio of what the individual has done for the community of Ravenna. Letters and bios ...
PG&E's outage map suggests power may be restored by 7 p.m. A line worker at 16th and H streets said the balloons "cross-phased' the lines, dropping them to the ground up and down the block. A witness to the balloon incident said the short circuit created a spectacular display of electrical fire, followed by ...
"So, when you have a procedureless balloon, you don't have to do any of that," Dr. Sullivan said. "You come in. You swallow the balloon. And then, you're able to go on with your daily activities." Dr. Sullivan expects patients will have side effects with the Elipse Balloon, similar to other gastric balloons.

Although it has been three decades since Andy Warhol's death, the artist feels strangely present today--even managing to chime in to the criticism of Donald Trump. Over the past year, he's also shown up in American Horror Story alongside Lena Dunham, had his works appear in a Calvin Klein campaign, ...
Hot air balloon enthusiasts will have to wait until 2019 to see a festival in Lincoln. Former volunteer workers of the Lincoln Balloon Festival met recently to discuss the possibility of independently hosting the event, which once brought record crowds to the city. The meeting was organized by Doug Luken, ...
After our three kids had gone to bed, I stuffed small, glittery gift bags with boxes of chocolates, Valentine's cards and little craft sets, tying them up with a helium-filled heart balloon. I then tiptoed into each kid's room, trying to stealthily place the bags and balloons near their bed for them to wake up to on ...
And with 200,000 balloons, the NYCB project is her biggest project to date. To create her pieces, Zercirli is working with balloon artisans in Japan, who make them by hand and have passed down their craft for generations, as well as an American company that has been part of the industry for a century.
Along with dates for this year's 44th annual hot air balloon festival, organizers late Thursday announced a replacement for Nite Glow. A morning equivalent will take place at Howard Tietan Park the Saturday of the festival. "Morning Glow Show Spectacular" will be a 5:30 a.m. inflation of about 10 balloons.
WAUPACA COUNTY (WKOW) -- Waupaca County sheriff's deputies found a strange looking device in a remote part of Waupaca County. They were on snowmobiles, patrolling along the Wolf River near Weyauwega Wednesday. Turns out -- it's a weather balloon from a South Dakota-based aerospace ...
Kanab's annual balloons and Tunes Roundup, from Feb. 16-18, will hold hot air balloon launches each morning after sunrise. Salt Lake City -- If having an extra long weekend wasn't already enough to get you excited -- thank you, Presidents Day -- this weekend also marks the start of the Chinese ...
$34 million: The new price tag for a consolidated North Charleston football stadium after originally being budgeted for $14 million. $11.5 million was recently spent in secret to buy property for the project. A similar project in Mt. Pleasant is predicted to cost $16.5 million, double it's original budget. Source: ...
Last year, metallic balloons caused 456 power outages across PG&E's service area in Northern and Central California, disrupting electric service to more than 371,000 homes and businesses. In San Mateo County alone, metallic balloons caused nearly three dozen outages, leaving more than 25,000 ...
As the balloon drifts to the surface it could end up west of Boulder. Be on the lookout for us, @NWSBoulder! : NWS pic.twitter.com/RzuMyO9vSa. -- NWS Grand Junction (@NWSGJT) February 15, 2018. weather balloons have been used to gather information about the atmosphere since the 1930s and ...
WAUPACA COUNTY, Wis. (WBAY) - There's relief and a little laughter in Waupaca County today after sheriff's deputies made an unusual discovery on a remote part of the Wolf River on Wednesday. The deputies stumbled across what they learned was a stratospheric platform on a test flight from South ...

Tom McKeown, 95, a U.S. Marine Corps veteran of World War II, takes a teathered balloon ride with Capt. Crystal Stout, executive director of Dream Catcher Balloon, on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, at Sequim Valley Airport near Sequim, Wash. After his short ride of up to about 25 feet above the ground, ...
If a balloon does get stuck in a power line, do not touch it. We're told the foil-coated balloons with metallic properties can cause a surge of electricity. But any type of helium balloon can come in contact with sensitive equipment and can cause a fuse to blow. Delmarva Power says you can properly dispose of ...
SAN JOSE (KRON) -- A metallic balloon caused a power outage for thousands of PG&E customers in San Jose on Wednesday. On Tuesday, PG&E ... In the Bay Area, 227 outages were caused by metallic balloons floating into power lines in 2017, leaving 152,111 customers in the dark. The top five cities ...
Tucson, Ariz - People heard the boom and felt the shockwave more than a mile away when a hydrogen balloon ruptured at World View Enterprises. Supervisor Ally Miller called for an investigation found out Tuesday the investigation's already well underway. Miller has been a real critic of the incentives ...
Allurion Technologies said today it launched the pivotal Enlighten US clinical trial of its Elipse gastric balloon designed for weight loss. The Elipse gastric balloon is made of a thin, flexible polymer film and is ingested as a capsule without the need for surgery. The balloon is filled once it reaches a patient's ...
On Tuesday, the Washington Post reported that President Donald Trump has been pushing the Pentagon to throw a military parade down Pennsylvania Avenue, which could include some of the most powerful components of the American war machine occupying the space between Congress and the White ...
They were there to celebrate Malakai's February 6 birthday. First, they released balloons into the air with messages on them. It's the little things that make this balloon release special for Malakai. "We got red balloons because it's Malakai's favorite color," Organizer Trisha Cordell said. After the balloon ...
World View balloon blast did $200,000 in damage to Pima County-owned building ... An investigation into a December balloon explosion at the World View Enterprises launch pad near the Tucson airport is underway, with a report with recommendations expected in the "near future," County Administrator ...
Sheriff's deputies arrived at the Chapman Heights neighborhood and saw a blue and yellow balloon and a multicolored one flying at times just a few feet above homes and trees, authorities said in a statement. They were able to make contact with the pilots, who were flying their privately owned balloons, ...
Community snapshot: The Las Cruces Civil Air Patrol Squadron held a community information event Jan. 27 at the New Mexico state University Horseshoe. The Great Start event provided a way to get to know what the CAP offers youth and adults in the aerospace arena. The activities included a tethered ...
However, to make your first hot air balloon festival a more photographically enjoyable experience, these tips should help you just a little bit! ... High winds, rain, smoke, etc can all prevent mass ascensions (many balloons flying together) and balloon glows (balloons glowing at night) from occurring. Balloon ...
For most people, they're just balloons. But for Tessa Carlson, they mean much more. Carlson's daughter, Ashley Ann, was murdered in 1999 by then-16-year-old Patrick Lee Harned, who strangled her to death and buried her in his basement in Astoria, Oregon. Harned, who used to babysit the girl, was ...
UPS Stock Falls Despite Topping Estimates as Holiday shipping Costs Balloon. The Atlanta-based company reported adjusted earnings of $1.67 per share on revenue of $18.83 billion. ByAnders Keitz. Feb 1, 2018 10:12 AM EST. United Parcel Service Inc. (UPS - Get Report) shares fell Thursday, Feb. 1, despite posting a ...
Birthday parties. The circus. Performances by classically-trained ballet dancers in one of the world's preeminent companies. Everything is made a little bit better with balloons. Next month, you'll be able to encounter thousands of the aforementioned inflatable objects and joy instigators at the New York City ...
And the balloons take quite a journey. It usually takes about two hours for the balloon travel 20 miles up before popping. There, temperatures are between minus 60 and minus 130 degrees Fahrenheit, and the air pressure is only 1 percent that of the surface pressure. balloons can also travel at speeds of ...
Eight graders, including India Crathin (far left) and Abria Bijou, console one aother as they get words of thanks from teacher Jamie Brown's mother Kristi Harvey following a balloon release in Brown's honor at ... more. Photo: Kim Brent. Image 2 of 40. Kristi Harvey hugs Kimberly Garcia, one of her daughter's ...
Dr. George Merriman announced that he is now offering the Obalon Balloon System, a swallowable, FDA approved, nonsurgical treatment option for weight loss. The lightweight balloons occupy space in the stomach so patients eat less. Adult men and women may be a candidate for the Obalon Balloon ...
The Faculty Senate will consider outlawing the release of helium-filled balloons by students at organization events on Thursday at the its monthly meeting. The senate will discuss this and other issues on Thursday, Jan. 25 at 3:30 p.m. in the University Center Magnolia Room. The helium-balloon policy was ...
'Drone Discovery Day' at Albuquerque Balloon Museum. January 24, 2018 By Dean Staley under Always On. Pilots are offering a chance to see the world from new ... The event also includes admission to Balloon Museum exhibits. If you want to learn more about drones, you can take a three-hour flight course of Feb. 17.
The tiny balloons are filled with saline solution. Making this procedure a safer and quicker alternative to a more invasive surgery, and can save the patient money moving forward. Patients like Marion Bethea said that in less than a hour, she was able to breathe easier. "There's air moving in my sinuses," ...
"While the balloons are in, they take up about three quarters of the stomach to limit how much people eat and how full they may get," Kukreja said. All balloons are removed through an upper endoscopy six months after the first balloon is placed. Eric Wilson kept three balloons in his stomach for six months, ...
Tommy Hilfiger's holiday bash almost went bust when the caterer threatened to cancel the food services unless he was paid an additional $10,000 for edible balloons -- less than 24 hours before 400 guests were scheduled to arrive, according to a new lawsuit. Just before the bash at Manhattan's Terminal ...
Its cover depicts a leering clown, a man imposing himself on a balloon, and a figure on all fours in high heels and a horse's saddle. Inside there's even more: robots, giantesses, body inflation, and beyond. For nearly two decades, the book has served as an anthropological compass, nudging perverts and ...
Many thanks to the 8th Annual Balloon Festival organizers, pilots, crews, vendors, volunteers and visitors for a great time. Sure, the wind kept the balloons on the ground for three days but it was a super event. The Balloon Festival overall organization was an amazing logistical fete. The pilots wanted to fly ...
About 70 balloon pilots and 1,200 volunteers converged this weekend on Lake Havasu State Park for the 8th Annual Havasu Balloon Festival and Fair. While many of this year's balloons remained on the ground due to high winds, spirits remained high as visitors came despite the brisk weather conditions.
As the stratosphere is layered with winds blowing in different directions, a Stratollite's path The balloons are controlled remotely from the ground. ... Along the way, the company claims to have carried out the biggest controlled altitude-change manoeuvre ever by a balloon, switching nearly 8 kilometres in ...
Early Thursday morning, as a prelude to this year's Havasu Balloon Festival, nearly a dozen hot air balloons lifted off from schools throughout Lake Havasu City. Nautilus Elementary school students were treated to a visit with Tucson-based Concho who will be one of approximately 70 balloons to take to ...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- A North Providence man picking up birthday balloons at a Stop & Shop supermarket in Manton ended up in handcuffs for bringing a loaded gun with him into the store. Dino Colaluca, 22, of 8 Rosemont Terrace, was driving away with two balloons bouncing along in the back of his SUV ...
It took 4 days waiting in an ICU bed for a man in Red Deer, a small Canadian city located halfway between Edmonton and Calgary, to get stented for a heart attack, Red Deer Advocate reported. Almost fluoroscopy-free catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation was feasible in a case series of 1,000 consecutive ...
Dr Hilary explained the balloon is then inflated with more than half a litre of water, via the tube before it's disconnected. He added: "Once it's in the stomach it reduces capacity and helps you stay feeling full and suppresses the appetite." Until now gastric balloons have needed to be put in place by doctors ...
You'll be on the edge of your seat - we guarantee it! Check out these hilarious pets and balloon videos from AFV. Remember to keep those cameras safely rolling! Pets Vs. balloons | Funniest Animal Videos. SUBSCRIBE: http://afv.tv/afvofficial. Want a chance to be on AFV? UPLOAD YOUR VIDEO NOW: ...
Walmart Neighborhood Market No. 6813 store manager Arturo Morales holds a check for $43,604 from the neighborhood markets in El Paso. His store raised $8,826 for the children's Miracle Network, which will benefit El Paso children's hospital. In all, Walmart, Sam's and Walmart Neighborhood Markets ...
Three more Republican candidates have joined the field to replace U.S. Rep. Bob Goodlatte as the 6th District representative in Congress and one has dropped out, bringing the field to eight people. The three new candidates are: Mike Desjadon, of Deerfield; Elliot Pope, of Lynchburg; Douglas Wright, ...


 

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