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2014-10-07 23:08:28

Shmoop’s 9th-grade ELA course, Introduction to Literature, has been granted a-g Certification, demonstrating its rigor and standards-oriented material. Mountain View, California (PRWEB) October 07, 2014 Shmoop University (http://www.shmoop.com), a digital curriculum company aimed to make learning fun and accessible, has been granted a-g certification for its Common Core-aligned 9th-grade English Language Arts Online Course; the course will now be honored as part of the requirements for...

2014-10-07 23:07:15

Market Size - $5.46 billion in 2013, Market Growth - CAGR of 4.8%, Market Trends - Increasing government funding on infrastructural development in BRICS. View full report with TOC - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/corrosion-inhibitors-market San Francisco, California (PRWEB) October 07, 2014 Global corrosion inhibitors market is expected to reach USD 7.55 billion by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Corrosion inhibitors form an important part...

2014-10-07 23:02:36

Industry-Leading Travel Guide Honors Solage Calistoga in Boutique Chic Category Calistoga, Calif. (PRWEB) October 07, 2014 Solage Calistoga, an award-winning resort located in the heart of California wine country, has been recognized by Fodor’s Travel, the leading name in travel guides for more than 75 years, as a 2014 Fodor’s “100 Hotel Award” winner in the Boutique Chic category. The distinction designates Solage Calistoga, the flagship property of Solage Hotels & Resorts,...

2014-10-07 23:02:14

Co-founders of Endeavor America Loan Services contribute insights into workplace culture to leading business publications. Walnut Creek, Calif. (PRWEB) October 07, 2014 Darius and Mike Mirshahzadeh, the co-founders of Endeavor America Loan Services, have used their insights gained from growing Endeavor America Loan Services into a leading national mortgage wholesale company to speak about the importance of company culture with leading national business media. The brothers have been...

2014-10-07 23:00:45

World Gardens Café is offering 50% off their 20 meal variety packs from Tuesday, October 7, 2014 to Sunday, October 12, 2014. Upland, California (PRWEB) October 07, 2014 World Gardens Café announced today that they are offering 50% off their 20 meal variety packs until this Sunday, October 12th, 2014! “Everyone gets a chance to try our food! There is no excuse to not eat a healthy meal every day especially with this killer deal! With the holidays around the corner it is hard...

2014-10-07 16:29:22

Ideal for Mobile Applications Needing Multiple Connectivity Options; Standard and Sunlight-Viewing Versions Available SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arbor Solution today announces the introduction of the Gladius G0975 to its line of rugged tablets. The unit is ideal for mobile applications - such as field service, transportation, mobile point of sale (mPOS) and logistics work involving forklift - where multiple connectivity options are desired. Featuring a generous 9.7" XGA...

2014-10-07 16:26:54

FRESNO, Calif., Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Borges USA - Star Fine Foods announced that they will donate $25,000 to Susan G. Komen® to support its mission to save lives and end breast cancer. The donation will be made in 2014 as part of a partnership between Borges USA - Star Fine Foods and Komen. During October, the labels of Star Extra Virgin Olive Oil will go from green to pink to support Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The new pink labels will be seen on all 17oz Star Olive...

2014-10-07 16:26:29

Kaiser Permanente highest rated for breast cancer screening, controlling high blood pressure, 19 others OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lonny, a hard-working mom from Maryland, didn't think she would get breast cancer as there was no history of the disease in her extended family. But after a regular mammogram at Kaiser Permanente in 2009, she was faced with the truth: She had cancer. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130718/SF49717LOGO Despite challenging...

2014-10-07 16:24:14

Apple's latest security improvements in iOS 8 make iCloud backup acquisition the only way for criminal investigators to access the suspect's smartphone data MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Passware, Inc., a provider of password recovery, decryption, and electronic evidence discovery software for computer forensics, law enforcement organizations, government agencies, and private investigators, announces Passware Kit Forensic can extract iPhone and iPad data even...

2014-10-07 16:22:18

ANAHEIM, Calif., Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the City of Anaheim held a dedication ceremony celebrating the recently completed 2.4-megawatt (MW) solar panel system on the Anaheim Convention Center. The $5.7 million project managed by Anaheim Public Utilities was completed mid-August by Borrego Solar Systems Inc., a leading designer, developer, installer and financier of grid tied solar photovoltaic (PV) systems. The installation covers 300,000 square feet on the rooftop of...


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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Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.