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2014-10-23 08:41:36

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, will conduct its Fiscal Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call with management to discuss results. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110909/MM66070LOGO Date: Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014Time: 4:45 p.m. EST (1:45 p.m. PST) To access the webcast, log on to www.microsemi.com, go to...

2014-10-23 08:41:24

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today the launch of Trimble® Field Service Management (FSM) Connect, an advanced development environment and a standard set of Web services and APIs that can enhance field service business processes by allowing access, use and sharing of data across a variety of different systems. Following the recent announcement of Trimble Horizon, the new cloud-based platform for FSM solutions, FSM Connect is the third in a...

2014-10-23 08:38:27

Liebherr Crawler Excavators Factory Pre-mounted for Quick Installation of LOADRITE X2350 Excavator Scales SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) announced today the availability of factory pre-mounting for Trimble® LOADRITE® X2350 excavator scales on Liebherr R 936 to R 980 SME crawler excavators. The LOADRITE X2350 improves excavator productivity by quickly, easily and accurately weighing the material in the bucket, and displaying the payload information on...

2014-10-23 08:34:31

MONROVIA, Calif., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- STAAR Surgical Company (NASDAQ: STAA), a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of implantable lenses and delivery systems for the eye, today announced that it will release its financial results for the third quarter ended October 3, 2014 on Thursday, October 30, 2014 after the market close. STAAR will host a conference call and video webcast on Thursday, October 30 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern / 1:30 p.m. Pacific to discuss these...

2014-10-23 08:32:33

NEW YORK, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Urban Land Institute (ULI) Terwilliger Center for Housing has announced the winners of this year's housing awards, a program that celebrates and promotes the exemplary efforts of real estate and public policy leaders from across the country who are working to expand affordable and workforce housing opportunities. Winners for both the Jack Kemp Excellence in Affordable and Workforce Housing Award and the Robert C. Larson Housing Policy...

2014-10-23 08:32:21

- Locations to Open in Southern and Northern California Before the Holidays - BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Polaroid Fotobar is expanding its fun, new experiential retail concept with the opening of seven micro-retail locations in select Westfield Malls throughout California. These innovative 300-square-foot stores will make the process of turning peoples' best pictures which only currently live on their smartphones, Facebook, Instagram and other digital platforms...

2014-10-23 08:31:22

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amelox Incorporated (http://www.amelox.com/), a publisher of interactive online textbooks for college, career and license test preparation, has announced steep discounts on select materials for veterans and active duty servicemen and women interested in entering the healthcare field. Beginning on Veterans Day - November 11 - and running through the end of the month, Amelox will launch a separate order page where military veterans can...

2014-10-23 08:29:19

LIVERMORE, Calif., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vigilant Solutions announces today that it will be unveiling its new Mobile Companion app at the 2014 International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) Conference in Orlando. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141022/153792 Tom Joyce, Vice President of Product Development and Retired Cold Case Commander from the New York City Police Department, states, "Vigilant has offered an app for the last several years that allowed users to...

2014-10-23 08:28:42

LODI, Calif., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gnarly Head, producer of bold, sophisticated wines, announces the launch of two seasonally-focused programs, including a limited release wine and holiday-themed selfie app targeted toward wine consumers now through the end of the year. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141023/153884 Channeling Gnarly Head's signature fruit-driven style with concentrated black fruit flavors, Authentic Black is a dark, inky Petite Sirah-based blend...

2014-10-23 08:26:49

Hesperia, California Facility Latest SunEdison Project Completed under Special Utility Program Aimed at Advancing Distributed Solar BELMONT, Calif., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SunEdison, Inc., (NYSE: SUNE), a leading global solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services, today announced the completion of a 1.7 MW DC roof-mounted solar photovoltaic (PV) system in Hesperia, California that will both provide power to Southern California Edison (SCE) and benefit...


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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