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2014-06-30 23:04:09

The branding, online marketing, and web design company, TRIXMEDIA, is pleased to announce the addition of new functions to Goozga, its online e-commerce platform. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Beverly Hills based web design and branding company, TRIXMEDIA, is excited to reveal new features and advanced functionalities of its proprietary ecommerce platform, Goozga. Goozga was designed by TRIXMEDIA to be an innovative shopping cart and e-commerce platform for ecommerce...

2014-06-30 23:01:29

California mortgage company, Blue Home Loans, Inc., comments on the current mortgage rates trends and offers advice for those who are seeking the best home loans. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Mortgage rates end today at roughly the same levels that were available last Friday. This is good news for many, as rates ended last week at their lowest levels of the month. However, those looking for a good rate should not get comfortable with rates at these levels. With lots of economic...

2014-06-30 23:01:13

For at least one week per month, Ambassador Energy College and non-profit organization, The Veteran Asset [TVA], are sponsoring all-veteran week-long solar photovoltaic training courses and the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners [NABCEP] Entry Level Exam, all at no cost to the veterans. Murrieta, CA (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 The next course, entitled Entry Level Solar PV Design and Installation, is being offered July 14-18, 2014 in the Ambassador Energy College training...

2014-06-30 20:21:42

Six-month exhibition includes more than 250 items, telling stories of Yosemite through photographs, videos, artworks, historic objects, words, and enhanced eBook SAN FRANCISCO, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In Yosemite, a landscape of profound natural beauty, we find human stories that are utterly surprising, poignant, revealing, and sometimes tragic. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140630/123315 In commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Yosemite Grant, in...

2014-06-30 16:24:56

"COME SAIL AWAY" WITH STYX FRIANT, Calif., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- STYX, one of the most beloved rock bands in the history of rock and roll, will bring their hit-filled show to Table Mountain Casino on July 29th for one spectacular summer evening performance. With more than 30 million records sold in North America alone, An Evening with Styx, will treat fans to a night of pure rock and roll classic hits including, "Come Sail Away," "Renegade," and "Lorelei."...

2014-06-30 16:24:26

Rob Krar, 37 of Flagstaff, Ariz., Makes History with a Time of 14:53:24 ALAMEDA, Calif., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The North Face athletes Rob Krar, 37 of Flagstaff, Ariz., and Stephanie Howe, 30 of Bend, Ore., outpaced a field of the most elite ultrarunners in the world to earn first place at the renowned Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run Saturday. Krar, who placed a close second at Western States last year, won in a smoking time of 14:53:24 - the second-fastest run in the...

2014-06-30 16:21:12

- The Truckee Tahoe Airport selected VNOMS as its NextGen NOMS solution for operations and noise monitoring - TRUCKEE, Calif., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vector Airport Systems and INDMEX Aviation, suppliers of airport automated aircraft identification, landing fee billing and noise and environmental monitoring systems, are pleased to announce that their VNOMS solution for airport noise monitoring and common operational display has been selected by the Truckee Tahoe Airport...

2014-06-30 16:20:52

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Total new-vehicle retail sales in the United States are expected to reach 6.5 million for the first half of 2014, a 6 percent increase over the first half of 2013, according to an analysis by J.D. Power. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130605/LA26502LOGO Retail sales at the beginning of 2014 were hampered by extreme weather conditions, but spring has brought a string of record-setting months, as sales have increased on a...

2014-06-30 16:20:42

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Marnie O'Brien Primmer, Transpo Group Director of Strategic Business Development, has been awarded the prestigious Mobility 21 Service Award in recognition of her tireless work to help deliver major transportation improvements throughout Southern California. Southern California-based Mobility 21 is a seven-county transportation advocacy coalition focused on securing transportation funding solutions for the region. Primmer, formerly...

2014-06-30 12:35:58

IRVINE, Calif., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At a recent graduation ceremony, the University of California, Irvine Extension conferred 2,042 Certificates and Specialized Studies Awards to 1,874 students for completion of continuing education programs during the 2013-2014 academic year. The certificates granted in more than 65 program categories encompass a wide spectrum of disciplines including business, management, finance, education, engineering, information technology and law....


Latest California Reference Libraries

Gray Pine, Pinus sabiniana
2014-04-22 11:07:33

Gray pine (Pinus sabiniana) is prevalent throughout California in the United States. The tree is also known as the Digger pine, California foothill pine, ghost pine, bull pine, and nut pine. The Gray pine grows from sea level to 4,000 feet above sea level. This pine likes 15-25 inches of rain per year and grows best in rocky, well-drained soils. This pine is a short pine growing to heights of 36-45 feet high, 105 feet in ideal growing conditions, with trunks measuring 23.6-47.2 inches in...

Sequoia slender salamander, Batrachoseps kawia
2014-02-06 10:04:58

The Sequoia slender salamander (Batrachoseps kawia) is a member of the Plethodontidae family. The species is native to California, ranging the western Sierra Mountains in California and the Kaweah River in Tulare County, California. The Sequoia slender salamander inhabits deciduous woodlands, mossy green areas and coniferous forests. The Sequoia slender salamander typically reaches lengths between 1.3 to 1.8 inches long from snout to vent.  As its common name implies, its small, slim body...

California slender salamander, Batrachoseps attenuatus
2014-02-04 09:23:14

The California slender salamander (Batrachoseps attenuatus) is a member of the Plethodontidae family of salamander species. The species is native to California and southwest Oregon. The California slender salamander ranges from central California, north along the coast and ranges into Oregon and in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada mountains. The California slender salamander grows to lengths between 3 to 5.5 inches. As its name implies, a slim body with short limbs gives this salamander...

California giant salamander, Dicamptodon ensatus
2014-02-04 09:07:49

The California giant salamander (Dicamptodon ensatus) is a member of the Dicamptodontidae family. The species is native only to northern California. The California giant salamander inhabits moist, coastal forests or streams, lakes and ponds. Some of the species may remain gilled aquatic creatures, while others transform and become terrestrial land creatures. The California giant is nocturnal and most of its life is spent hiding and burrowing. Typically, the California giant salamander...

Plumas National Forest
2014-01-20 10:17:50

Plumas National Forest is a 1,146,000-acre United States National Forest located in the Sierra Nevada, in northern California. Roughly 85 percent of Plumas National Forest lies in Plumas County, but smaller portions can be found in eastern Butte, northern Sierra, southern Lassen, and northeastern Yuba counties. The Plumas National Forest Supervisor’s office can be found in Quincy, California. There are local ranger district offices located in Blairsden, Oroville, and Quincy. It is...

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mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.