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2014-02-15 23:03:19

"Dalai Lama Awakening" a film that explores the spiritual and life-changing journeys of innovative Western thinkers who have met with the Dalai Lama. Narrated by Harrison Ford, this film reflects the inner transformation of these travelers. Apple Valley, California (PRWEB) February 15, 2014 The Hi-Desert Center for Spiritual Living in Apple Valley, California and Wakan films presents a Preview Screening of Director Khashyar Darvich's documentary film, Dalai Lama Awakening,...

2008-10-14 12:00:19

Apple Corps Ltd./Cirque du Soleil, The Bigger Picture, an AccessIT company, AEG Network LIVE and Carmike Cinemas present the highly acclaimed feature-length documentary All Together Now to digital cinema audiences on October 20th. This one night only event follows well-received film festival screenings across North America, including a sold out opening night U.S. premiere at the Silverdocs Festival in Washington D.C. where the Washington Post observed that All Together Now "cuts into the...

2008-08-04 06:00:00

By David Peterson, Star Tribune, Minneapolis Aug. 4--"Get closer than nature intended." That's the Minnesota Zoo's playful come-on this summer, drawing swarms of people to a new exhibit designed to bring your nose to within inches of a massive grizzly with horror-movie claws. The $30 million Russia's Grizzly Coast addition has fast-forwarded the Apple Valley zoo into a 21st-century world of barrier-free immersive exhibits, aimed at creating the feeling of entering the animals' own...

2008-08-03 12:00:17

APPLE VALLEY, Minn. (AP) -- Three rare fisher kits born at the Minnesota Zoo in Apple Valley, about 20 miles south of Minneapolis, are now on display. The animals, which resemble weasels, were nearly extinct because of trapping and logging practices but are now doing well in mixed wooded and heavily forested areas. The kits two males and one female were born March 23. Fishers are known for tree-climbing, hunting and agility. The Minnesota Zoo is one of just four nationally accredited...

2005-08-25 12:58:17

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Teen actress Scout Taylor-Compton, who disappeared from her home more than two weeks ago, has been found at a friend's house, police said on Thursday. Taylor-Compton, 16, star of the 2004 teen comedy "Sleepover," was last seen at her home in the Southern California community of Apple Valley on August 12 and was considered a runaway. "We received a tip from the Apple Valley School Police that she was at a house in Apple Valley," San Bernardino County Sheriff's...


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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