Berea


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Berea

or

Beroea

(both: bērē`ə). 1 Town near Jerusalem, mentioned in First Maccabees. It is probably identical with BeerothBeeroth
, in the Bible. 1 City important as a road station, now Bira (West Bank). 2 Same as Bene-jaakan.
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 (1.) 2 See VéroiaVéroia
or Veria
, town (1991 pop. 38,713), capital of Imathía prefecture, N Greece, in Macedonia. It is a lignite-mining and textile-milling center. In ancient times the town was known as Berea or Beroea. Paul and Silas preached there (Acts 17.10).
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, Macedonia. 3 See AleppoAleppo
or Alep
, Arabic Haleb, city (1993 est. pop. 1,500,000), capital of Aleppo governorate, NW Syria. It is a commercial and industrial center located in a semidesert region where irrigation is used to grow grains, cotton, and fruit.
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, Syria.

Berea

(bərē`ə), city (1990 pop. 19,051), Cuyahoga co., NE Ohio, a suburb of Cleveland; settled 1809, inc. as a city 1930. Berea is a residential community with a number of industries, such as plastics, alloy, and light engineering. Baldwin-Wallace College is there.
References in classic literature ?
From the shore floated sweet spicy odours that always remind me of hymns and missionaries, and in the windows of the houses on the Berea sparkled a hundred lights.
Next day we went ashore, and I put up Sir Henry and Captain Good at the little shanty I have built on the Berea, and which I call my home.
Sir Henry and Good slept in a tent pitched in my little grove of orange trees at the end of the garden, for there was no room for them in the house, and what with the smell of the bloom, and the sight of the green and golden fruit--in Durban you will see all three on the tree together--I daresay it is a pleasant place enough, for we have few mosquitos here on the Berea, unless there happens to come an unusually heavy rain.
With more than enough toys to go around, the Red Cross and The Illuminating Company decided it was only fitting to spread the Holiday largesse to the children of Berea Children's Home & Family Services.
in accounting and political science from Baldwin Wallace College in Berea, Ohio, and is a certified public accountant.
Together, Alcan's three can recycling operations in the United States - Berea, KY.
Watterson is a native of Berea, Ohio, and holds a Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems from Indiana University of Pennsylvania.
NYSE: HAZ) today announced that its operations in Berea, Kentucky has received ISO 14001 registration.
Gruver is a trustee, chairman of the audit committee and a member of the executive committee at Berea College and a board member of Hirtle, Callaghan & Co.
Shaw joins Allen & O'Hara from Baldwin-Wallace College in Berea, Ohio, where he was most recently director of judicial affairs.
July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- A new software developed by Berea College that tracks hazardous chemicals and waste in buildings or rooms, right down to the amount in any bottle, has been made available to business and industry.
30pm Capel Berea Newydd, Bangor Wednesday 25 November, 2.