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2015-03-13 08:30:39

WASHINGTON, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumer Watchdog, the California-based non-profit that sued DIRECTV for abusive practices 7 years ago on behalf of overcharged consumers, hailed

2015-03-13 08:29:51

SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Palo Alto Networks, Inc.

2015-03-13 08:27:53

New Platform Enables Forestry Clients to Take Business Processes and Data into the Field Quickly SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) introduced today

2015-03-12 23:09:58

Award winning Anaheim Garden Grove hotel invites WonderCon 2015 attendees to stay and play with a convenient location to the Anaheim Convention Center and major attractions Anaheim,

2015-03-12 23:07:43

TransText for Final Cut Pro X was released today, which includes 30 text transitions from Pixel Film Studios Aliso Viejo, California (PRWEB) March 12, 2015

2015-03-12 23:07:41

Announcing a new plugin from Pixel Film Studios, ProText Sparkles, a new tool that adds sparkle effects to Final Cut Pro X projects Aliso Viejo, California (PRWEB)

2015-03-12 23:01:13

Beginning on Sunday, March 15, AC Transit’s Line 46 will start offering an extended weekend service, allowing passengers to take the bus from the Coliseum BART stop directly to Oakland Zoo.

2015-03-12 23:00:58

The 9th Annual Ray Symposium at Western University of Health Sciences will focus on the importance of numbers in health care. Pomona, Calif.

2015-03-12 23:00:37

Brinks Incorporated, a provider of secure logistics and security solutions, is the target of a proposed class action Lawsuit filed by one of their California employees who alleges various California

2015-03-12 16:22:05

- Reports overall revenues of $13.0 million for the fourth quarter driven by strong sequential product growth LAKE FOREST, Calif., March 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies


Latest California Reference Libraries

California Red-Legged Frog, Rana draytonii
2014-11-04 10:42:18

The California Red-Legged Frog (Rana draytonii) is a species of frog that is now native to California. It was previously considered a subspecies of the Northern Red-Legged Frog (Rana aurora). The frog is an IUCN vulnerable species, and a federally listed threatened species of the United States. This frog can be found in California and extreme northern Baja California, northwestern Mexico. It now occurs most commonly along the northern and southern Coast Ranges, and in isolated areas in the...

Dendromecon
2014-10-29 11:01:49

Dendromecon is a genus of shrubs or small trees. The genus may also be referred as the Tree poppy. Dendromecon can be found in California and northern Baja California. Dendromecon plants typically produce evergreen leaves that grow between 3 and 10 centimeters long. Its leaves have a narrow oval shape and taper to a point towards the end. The genus is known to have flowers that are yellow in coloration and shed after pollination. The Dendromecon genus consists of Dendromecon harfordii...

Foothill Yellow-Legged Frog, Rana boylii
2014-09-16 08:43:34

The Foothill Yellow-Legged Frog (Rana boylii) is a small frog measuring about 1.46 to 3.2 inches. It belongs to the genus Rana within the Ranidae family. This species can be found from northern Oregon, down California’s west coast, and into Baja California, Mexico. Both the Columbia Spotted Frog and the Cascades Frog, also part of the Rana genus, reside in the northern regions of this frog’s territory. They show a preference for living in streams and rivers, and lay their eggs in masses...

Northern Red-Legged Frog, Rana aurora
2014-09-11 11:41:10

The Northern Red-Legged Frog (Rana aurora) is a species of amphibian whose range is the coastal region extending from southwest British Colombia to southern Mendocino County in Northern California, and is protected in British Colombia, Oregon, and California. Being a member of the genus Rana, this species of frog is considered a true frog, with characteristic smooth skin and a narrow waist. This frog needs still waters for breeding, and is rarely found at any great distance from its breeding...

Sierra National Forest
2014-07-31 09:31:42

Sierra National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California and extends along the western slope of the Sierra Nevada mountain range. It holds 1,300,000 acres of protected land that is divided into three ranger districts known as Bass lake Ranger District, High Sierra Ranger District, and Supervisor's Office. It was established in 1893 as the Sierra Forest Reserve, but in 1897, the reserve was split into two areas and it was renamed the Sierra South. It...

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Word of the Day
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.