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2014-09-17 23:00:43

The class action lawsuit seeks an unspecified amount of back overtime pay for Recruiting Managers working in California San Mateo, California (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 On September 5, 2014, the San Francisco labor lawyers at Blumenthal, Nordrehaug & Bhowmik filed a proposed class action lawsuit against Robert Half International, Inc. for allegedly denying their employees employed in the position of a Recruiting Manager overtime wages and proper meal and rest periods. The lawsuit,...

2014-09-17 16:30:05

SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cavium, Inc. (NASDAQ: CAVM), a leading provider of semiconductor products that enable intelligent processing for enterprise, data center, cloud, wired and wireless networking, will demonstrate multiple OpenDataPlane(TM) (ODP) applications running on Cavium processors at Linaro Connect US 2014 on Thursday, September 18, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, Burlingame, California. OpenDataPlane applications will be supported by both the...

2014-09-17 16:26:53

Our SALUD Urges Local Municipalities to Join Coalition to Encourage Daughters of Charity to Select a Buyer That Meets the Community's Needs LOS ANGELES, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Our SALUD, a Los Angeles area grassroots health care watchdog coalition, today saluted the City of Lynwood for issuing Resolution Number 2014.162 which opposes the sale of St. Francis Medical Center, located in Lynwood, to Prime Health. Our SALUD co-founders Nestor Valencia, whistleblower in the famed...

2014-09-17 16:25:55

HEALDSBURG, Calif., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Truett-Hurst, Inc. (NASDAQ: THST) today announced that the Company will conduct a conference call to discuss its fiscal 2014 results for the period ended on June 30, 2014, on Friday, September 26, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time / 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time. A press release detailing the Company's fiscal 2014 results for the period ended on June 30, 2014, will be issued on September 25, 2014, the night before the call. The conference...

2014-09-17 16:24:32

Woman Speaks Out About Fiancee's Preventable Death At Hands Of Doctor With Crack Cocaine History SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dr. Stephen Loyd, a recovering substance abuser who is at the White House today for National Recovery Month, stars in a new television ad supporting Proposition 46 that consumer advocates released today. Consumer advocates were also joined by a Los Angeles woman who spoke out after losing her fiancée because of a preventable error in...

2014-09-17 16:24:21

Fertile Ground Presents Confluences of Personal Relationships and Historical Forces That Changed the Face of 20th Century Art OAKLAND, Calif., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Oakland Museum of California (OMCA) and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) combine their collections for the first time in Fertile Ground: Art and Community in California, an unprecedented exhibition opening September 20, 2014, that illuminates local histories and social forces that changed the face of...

2014-09-17 16:22:43

DAVIS, Calif., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) has selected three California organizations to receive national Conservation Innovation Grant (CIG) awards for 2014. NRCS administers both a national and a state-level CIG program to fund the development of unique and innovative solutions that will make natural resources conservation more effective and efficient. State level grants will be announced soon. "Conservation...

2014-09-17 16:21:12

WEED, Calif., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U-Haul Company of Northern California is offering 30 days of free storage and U-Box portable moving and storage pods to residents of California who have been evacuated or need to move their belongings away from recent wildfires. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090622/LA34860LOGO-b With U-Box portable moving and storage, you can conveniently pick up our custom-designed trailer and take your U-Box pod with you. U-Haul also can store...

2014-09-17 16:21:01

Alamo to Award One Disney Parks or Disney Cruise Line Vacation Each Week through November 2, 2014 ST. LOUIS, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alamo Rent A Car, the official rental car of Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort, is offering the chance to win vacations this fall with its "From Coast to Castle" sweepstakes. From now until November 2, 2014, participants can visit Alamo's Facebook page or the From Coast to Castle website to enter daily for a chance to win their choice of one...

2014-09-17 12:27:12

$5.38 MILLION WILL BE DISTRIBUTED TO APOLLOMED ACO, WHICH WAS ONE OF ONLY 4 MSSP ACOs IN CALIFORNIA OUT OF 15 THAT ACHIEVED SHARED SAVINGS AND HAD THE 2nd HIGHEST MSSP ACO DISTRIBUTION IN THE STATE GLENDALE, Calif., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apollo Medical Holdings, Inc. (ApolloMed) (OTC-QB: AMEH), an integrated physician-centric healthcare delivery company, today announced that ApolloMed ACO generated $10.98 million in savings of which $5.38 million will be distributed to...


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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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
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