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2014-08-27 23:08:31

Scott T. Hanson and Patrick McClain, principals of Hanson McClain Advisors, a Sacramento-based independent wealth advisory firm with advisors in several states, have again been named to Barron’s—one of the most respected financial news outlets in the world—list of the Top 100 Independent Wealth Advisors in America. Sacramento, Ca (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Scott T. Hanson and Patrick McClain, principals of Hanson McClain Advisors, a Sacramento-based independent wealth advisory firm...

2014-08-27 23:07:42

Momentum Continues with Expansion and Attainment of Business Goals LOS ANGELES, CA (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 PK4 Media, a performance-based digital media company, today announced it is ranked number 386 on the 33rd annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs. PK4 Media earned its three-year revenue growth...

2014-08-27 23:04:50

The report provides an in-depth analysis of Latin America Airport Information System for the next five years. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/latin-america-airport-information-systems-5815125847.html (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 The airport information system consists of traffic and resource planning system for airports, information planning, aircraft turnaround management, arrival and departure monitoring, and statistical analysis. Currently, the Latin American airport information...

2014-08-27 23:01:56

Darras’ Inclusion Marks the 10th Year on this Exclusive List Ontario, CA (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Founding Partner of DarrasLaw, Frank N. Darras has been selected for inclusion in its 2015 The Best Lawyers in America, 21st Edition for his unparalleled work in the practice areas of Health Care Law (Disability) and Insurance Law. This is the 10th year in a row Darras makes the exclusive list. Selection for Best Lawyers in America is based upon an exhaustive and rigorous peer-review survey...

2014-08-27 12:28:02

#MDAtelethon CHICAGO, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Country music stars, including Rascal Flatts, LeAnn Rimes, Sara Evans and Brad Paisley, will bring their star power to the 49th annual MDA Show of Strength Telethon this Labor Day weekend airing this Sunday, Aug. 31, 9/8c on ABC television stations across the country. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140827/140553 Viewers tuning into the 2014 telethon, one of America's longest-standing and beloved fundraising and...

2014-08-27 12:27:34

ScareHouse offers intense, intimate, and interactive experiences in terror PITTSBURGH, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fear gets a facelift this fall as the fright experts from "One of America's Scariest Haunted Houses" have radically redesigned their entire attraction to thrust fans into a new generation of immersive horror. ScareHouse, Pittsburgh's haunted house attraction featured on Travel Channel's best-of lists -- and was described as so "beautiful" that director Guillermo del...

2014-08-27 00:20:20

WASHINGTON, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110428/DC91889LOGO WELL BEING Profile America -- Wednesday, August 27(th). The U.S. petroleum industry got its start on this date in 1859 when blacksmith William Smith saw a dark film floating on the surface of the water in a hole he was boring near Titusville, Pennsylvania. Rising from a depth of just 69 feet, it...

2014-08-26 23:17:30

The Top 100 Learning Organizations from Public and Private Sectors Convene to Celebrate Excellence Corona, CA (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 The Elearning! Media Group announced the Learning! 100 top learning organizations for 2014 at the Annual Learning! 100 Awards Dinner & Reception held last night at the Hilton at the Anaheim Convention Center. The awards program is hosted by Elearning! and Government Elearning! magazines, and honors the top global 100 learning organizations across the...

2014-08-26 23:13:06

Esteemed restaurant at the luxury hotel in Phoenix awarded with 2014 OpenTable Diner’s Choice Award Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Compass Arizona Grill at Hyatt Regency Phoenix has been named a winner of OpenTable Diners’ Choice Awards for the Top 100 Scenic View Restaurants in America. The list of winners is derived from more than five million reviews submitted by OpenTable diners for more than 19,000 restaurants in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. “We are very...

2014-08-26 23:10:41

Ranks 1236 on the 2014 Inc. 5000 With Three-Year Sales Growth of 352% Omaha, NE (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Inc. magazine has ranked StrategicHealthSolutions (Strategic) No. 1236 on its 33rd annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. This is the second consecutive year Strategic has been named to this prestigious list. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent...


Latest America Reference Libraries

York Chocolate
2013-06-11 13:15:07

The York chocolate cat, also known as the York, is a breed of domestic cat that originated in America in 1983 and is used as a show cat. It was developed by Janet Chiefari, who bred kittens that were descendants of Siamese cats. The York can be medium or large with a slightly long nose, a round head, and large round eyes that are gold or green in color. Its feet are sometimes tufted and it has a fluffy tail. Its body is covered in semi-long, soft fur that can vary in color. Preferred colors...

Yosemite National Park
2013-04-17 14:20:47

Yosemite National Park is located in eastern California in the United States in the central area of Sierra Nevada, extending to the western slopes of the range. The park holds 761,268 acres of protected land. The area became very popular after Thomas Ayres, the artist who was responsible for much of the publicity of the area, and an entrepreneur named James Mason Hutchings visited in 1855. Early tourists that visited Yosemite before it was a national park could enjoy passing over the Wawona...

Grand Canyon National Park
2013-03-19 15:03:05

Grand Canyon National Park is located in the American state of Arizona and is the country’s fifteenth established park. The main feature of the park is the Grand Canyon, which is a gorge of the Colorado River, and is often thought of as one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World. The park contains 1,217,262 acres of land. It was established as an official national park in 1919, but the area was already well known as a landmark for thirty years. In 1903, President Theodore Roosevelt...

Ronald Evans Jr.
2012-10-25 11:30:42

Ronald Ellwin Evans, Jr. was an astronaut that worked with NASA on the Apollo missions and served as a Captain in the United States Navy. Evans is one of the twenty-four astronauts to fly to the moon. . Evans was born on November 10, 1933 in St. Francis, Kansas. He graduated from Highland Park High School in Topeka, Kansas. Boy Scouts of America played a huge role in Evans youth as he attained the highest level of Life Scout. Evans then went on to study at the University of Kansas...

Plain Chachalaca, Ortalis vetula
2012-03-22 23:28:04

The Plain Chachalaca (Ortalis vetula) is a large species of bird in the Cracidae family. It is found in tropical and subtropical environments from mezquital thickets in the Rio Grande Valley in southeastern Texas to northernmost Costa Rica. In Central America, this species occurs in the Pacific lowlands from Chiapas, Mexico to northern Nicaragua. It occurs solely as a separate population in Costa Rica. Its habitat is dry and moist forests, especially where interspersed with scrub and savanna....

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Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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