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2012-03-15 10:25:00

On February 12, Fresno Chaffee Zoo´s Harbor Seal Buck, received surgery on both eyes to remove cataracts that had rendered him blind. Fresno, CA (PRWEB) March 15, 2012 Over the last several years Buck has had bilateral severe cataracts in both eyes, a common complication of old age with pinnipeds. Last year one of the cataracts started to shift in one of his eyes. At this time, Fresno Chaffee Zoo Veterinarian, Dr. Lewis Wright decided to have the cataracts...

2009-10-02 10:17:00

CHAFFEE COUNTY, Colo., Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Chaffee County Board of County Commissioners approved a final resolution on September 23 for Nestle Waters North America to produce spring water for its Arrowhead Spring Water Brand. As part of an overall strategy to regionalize Nestle Waters' business and reduce the company's carbon footprint and costs, Nestle Waters has made a concerted effort to identify sustainable spring sources that will allow the company to better serve its...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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