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2013-10-07 23:28:36

First annual mystery murder weekend series hosted at the Kern Lodge, Kernville, CA. Kernville, California (PRWEB) October 07, 2013 First annual mystery murder weekend series at Kernville, California. Looking for an adventure that is a short drive away? Ever wanted to be a detective and find a murderer – without the danger involved? How about going back to the Wild West and meeting Harry High-Stakes, the owner of the Deadwood Saloon? Or maybe you just want a chance to win a vacation...

2013-09-11 23:27:10

Reading Horizons adopted for use in California state correctional facilities. North Salt Lake, Utah (PRWEB) September 11, 2013 The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) has adopted Reading Horizons as the literacy curriculum approved for use in ABE I and intervention classes. Initially accessible in 22 correctional computer labs, Reading Horizons is now in 34 correctional facilities across the state, teaching an additional 11,000 inmates to read and training 450...

2013-04-04 23:01:46

LinkUs Enterprises shows their continued support in their local community by participating in the 2013 Color Me Rad charity race, benefiting the Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Central Valley. Fresno, California (PRWEB) April 04, 2013 This Sunday, Color Me Rad will be back in Fresno to paint Woodward Park red — ok, not just red, but a rainbow colored combination. LinkUs employees are signed up and ready to show their true colors in this 5k race, which is guaranteed to be the...


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2007-04-10 16:45:13

The Splittail, or Sacramento splittail, Pogonichthys macrolepidotus, is a cyprinid fish native to the low-elevation waters of the Central Valley in California. It was first described by William O. Ayres in 1854. It is the sole living member of its genus, the Clear Lake splittail P. ciscoides having become extinct in the 1970s. The distinctive feature of the Splittail is the larger upper lobe of the tail fin. It also has tiny barbels at the corners of the mouth. The dorsal fin has 9-10...

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lunula
  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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