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2014-09-10 23:14:34

La Jolla roaster is one of the few in the world to secure the Yemen Haraaz Red Maragaha La Jolla, Calif. (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Today, specialty coffee retailer, Bird Rock Coffee Roasters announced that they would carry an extremely rare coffee from Yemen. Although it is known as the birthplace of coffee, Yemen tends to grow and roast its coffee without proper equipment and modern infrastructure, so quality beans from this country are usually in limited quantities and are in high...

2014-09-10 23:13:14

In a very competitive market, Walter’s Automotive Group has processed over $5.6 million in rewards based transactions in less than 20 months creating a local automotive economy within its group that is rapidly raising customer retention rates and is pushing customer satisfaction levels to new highs. Riverside, California (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 “We are constantly striving to be the best of the best as is indicated by the excellent brands we represent. To achieve excellence and to...

2014-09-10 23:12:10

Local Southern California Spinal Neurosurgeon awarded the prestigious Top 10 award by Vitals.com Valencia, California (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Dr. Anthony A. Virella MD FACS was recently awarded the Vitals.com Top 10 award. This honor is bestowed on the Top 10 physicians in the state in a particular specialty. Dr. Virella has won the award in the field of Neurological Surgery. Vitals uses many factors in determining who receives this award. Data such as patient reviews, satisfaction...

2014-09-10 23:11:51

Announcing the release of The League theme from Pixel Film Studios, which includes 48 camera options and on-screen controls for Final Cut Pro X Aliso Viejo, California (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Creative design technicians from Pixel Film Studios have released a new template, The League theme for Final Cut Pro X. Users can now create a sports card theme. “With easy to use controls, The League theme is perfect for getting the job done,” says Christina Austin, CEO of Pixel Film Studios....

2014-09-10 23:10:17

Northern California almond grower uses ClimateMinder to monitor the soil moisture status and irrigation events remotely in real-time. MAXWELL, CA (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Vierra Brothers, formed by three almond growers in Maxwell, CA in 2005, achieved a remarkable yield of 2,700 lbs. per acre last year from a 5-year orchard. This orchard is located on the west side of the Sacramento Valley, where this is a pretty strong result. Bob Vierra attributes the majority of this success to their...

2014-09-10 23:09:48

Anitoa, a Palo Alto, CA startup, leads industry with single chip ultra low-light CMOS sensor for portable medical and scientific instruments Palo Alto, California (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Anitoa Systems, (“Anitoa”), a Palo Alto startup since 2011, today announced the availability of the industry’s first 3e-6 lux ultra low-light CMOS Bio-optical Sensor and solution kit for portable medical and scientific instruments. Anitoa’s single chip CMOS Bio-optical Sensor is capable of...

2014-09-10 23:09:19

Fleetwood Mac presale tickets become available in select markets today for a newly-announced tour stop in Anaheim, CA at Honda Center on December 7, 2014. Fleetwood Mac concert tickets for the “On With The Show Tour” have been excellent sellers at QueenBeeTickets.com, where fans can shop with confidence from a large inventory of discounted seats. Oshkosh, Wisconsin (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 QueenBeeTickets.com is adding Fleetwood Mac presale tickets to the inventory for a recently...

2014-09-10 23:07:26

Redbooth Wins Product of the Year in 2014 International Business Award for Best New Cloud Platform (Gold) and Best Collaboration Software (Silver) Redwood City, Calif. (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Redbooth (formerly called Teambox) today announced it has earned both gold and silver Stevie® Awards in the 11th Annual International Business Award (IBA) -- the world’s premier business awards competition. Redbooth earned the gold and silver designations, respectively, for best new...

2014-09-10 23:05:20

The stand-alone trailer of a comedy web series by Luciana Lagana is an official selection of 3 film festivals and will screen in Hollywood on 9/13/2014. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Actress/screenwriter/director Luciana Lagana’s ten-minute stand-alone trailer for her comedy web series “Intimate Temp Agency” will screen on 9/13/2014, between 3:15 and 5:05 pm, as part of a block of short films that are finalists at the California International Shorts Festival....

2014-09-10 23:05:15

With the goal of ushering in a sustainable healthcare system, founders announce the launch of The Plantrician Project, a 501c3 not-for-profit organization that will focus on developing educational tools, resources and conferences that educate, equip and empower physicians and allied health professionals about the use of whole food, plant-based nutrition as a therapeutic intervention to prevent, suspend and even reverse the epidemic of chronic disease that’s plaguing the U.S. and many...


Latest California Reference Libraries

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...

Shasta–Trinity National Forest
2014-07-31 09:18:57

Shasta-Trinity National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California. It holds 2,210,485 acres of protected land, making it the largest national forest in its state, and five designated wilderness areas including Mount Shasta Wilderness, Trinity Alps Wilderness, and Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness. This forest was created in 1954, when the Trinity and Shasta National Forests were combined. Shasta-Trinity national Forest holds many features...

San Bernardino National Forest
2014-07-31 08:53:16

San Bernardino National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California. This forest encompasses 823,816 acres of protected land, which is divided into two separate areas by mountain ranges known as the San Bernardino Mountains located in the east and the San Jacinto and Santa Rosa Mountains located in the north. This forest holds eight designated wilderness areas, some of which overlap into Angeles National Forest, including Cucamonga Wilderness, San...

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