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2014-04-11 08:22:13

JAZ COLEMAN'S EPIC ARRANGEMENT PERFORMED BY THE RUSSIAN STATE SYMPHONY CINEMA ORCHESTRA SANTA MONICA, Calif., April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 429 Records is gearing up for the release September 2(nd) of The Symphonic Nirvana, the next in Jaz Coleman's symphonic works and the Killing Joke legend's first in over 15 years. Following the successes of Symphonic Music of the Rolling Stones, Us and Them: Symphonic Pink Floyd, and Kashmir: Symphonic Led Zeppelin which all reached #1 on Billboard's...

2014-04-11 08:21:15

CARLSBAD, Calif., April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Carlsbad, CA based Source Intelligence embarked on a series of IDC Manufacturing Insight-authored case studies to develop a conflict minerals "best practices" resource across 5 industries. Insight will be based on actual compliance programs awarded to Source Intelligence and cover the 2013 reporting period. The first phase of the case study initiative will offer conflict mineral compliance challenges, successes and lessons learned by...

La Brea fossils
2014-04-11 04:43:36

[ Watch the Video: Research Shows Climate Change Drove Evolution Of Ice Age Predators ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online For the first time, the authors of two new scientific papers have documented the impact that global climate change had on the evolution of Ice Age-era predators whose remains were discovered in California’s La Brea Tar Pits. The authors of the two studies explain that climate warming helped drive the evolution of creatures such as dire...

2014-04-10 23:30:41

VisitTemeculaValley.com announces 11 Southern California Wine Country Down-to-Earth Indulgences including A Grape Escape balloon adventure, Baily Estate private wine tasting, Spa Pechanga Bamboo Massage, Vineyard Rose Chef’s Table, golfing Journey at Pechanga, Leoness Cellars wine tasting, Temecula Olive Oil tasting, Thornton Winery Champagne Jazz gourmet supper, Umi Sushi and Oyster Bar, Vail Ranch Steakhouse, and GrapeSeed Spa’s Vino Vinyasa. Welcoming more than 2 million visitors...

2014-04-10 23:27:02

Fit Body Boot Camp Santa Rosa co-owner Dallas Wicker named Fitness Business Summit 14 Fitness Entrepreneur of the Year, wins Land Rover for a year. Santa Rosa, CA (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 Fitness Business Summit, a popular 3-day fitness industry conference hosted in Costa Mesa, California and created by marketing expert Bedros Keuilian, names Dallas Wicker of Fit Body Boot Camp Santa Rosa “Fitness Entrepreneur of the Year” for the remarkable progress he has made in his business (along...

2014-04-10 23:25:35

Oral cancer kills one American every hour, every day. Since April is Oral Cancer Awareness month, Dr. Saj Jivraj and Dr. Mamaly Reshad of the Anacapa Dental Art Institute in Woodland Hills and Oxnard, Calif. want to remind everyone to schedule an oral cancer screening. Oxanrd, CA (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 Oral cancer kills one American every hour, every day. Since April is Oral Cancer Awareness month, Dr. Saj Jivraj and Dr. Mamaly Reshad of the Anacapa Dental Art Institute in Woodland Hills...

2014-04-10 23:22:39

California Legislators Named 2014 Visionary Award Winners La Jolla, CA (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 Yesterday, California Congressmen Scott Peters (D-52) and David Valadao (R-21) were honored by the California Healthcare Institute (CHI) for their leadership in promoting thoughtful policies to advance biomedical research, investment and innovation over the past year. CHI is a nonprofit, public policy research organization, representing leading academic and nonprofit research institutions and...

2014-04-10 23:03:54

The innovative “Kids Run the OC Presented by Nutrilite” obesity prevention program is poised to reach stratospheric heights in 2014 with a record 6500 kids and 80-plus locations participating. More than 17,500 elementary students have completed the program, logging the equivalent of one half million miles since its inception in 2004. Newport Beach, California (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 The innovative “Kids Run the OC Presented by Nutrilite” obesity prevention program is poised to...

2014-04-10 23:03:15

The findings from The Scripps Research Institute may lead to new insights into immune deficiency, stroke and diabetes. La Jolla, California (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 A team led by scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) has identified a long-sought protein that facilitates one of the most basic functions of cells: regulating their volume to keep from swelling excessively. The identification of the protein, dubbed SWELL1, solves a decades-long mystery of cell biology and points to...

2014-04-10 23:00:43

Business valuation expert, Jay B. Abrams, will have his article, “Correcting for Selection Bias in Reconciling the DCF and Market Methods—There is No Substitute for Good Professional Judgment” published in the Spring 2014 issue of Business Valuation Review. Los Angeles, CA; New York City, New York; Chicago, Illinois; San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 Business Valuation Review is publishing the article, “Correcting for Selection Bias in Reconciling the DCF and Market...


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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