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2011-01-31 13:04:00

On Sale in The Hangar February 5: The Music of Abba: Arrival from Sweden (July 15), Elton - The Early Years (July 16) & Hapa with Special Guest TUPUA (July 17) On Sale in the Action Sports Arena February 5: Speedway Fair Derby (July 15), X-treme Freestyle Moto-X (July 16) & OC Fair Kart Racing Challenge (July 17) Tickets on Sale Saturday, February 5, at 10 a.m. COSTA MESA, Calif., Jan.

2010-11-08 06:35:00

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Nov. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Derby Supply Chain Solutions, a value-added, third-party logistics (3PL) provider, has partnered with Peak 10 Inc.

2010-10-05 05:13:00

DERBY, England, October 5, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Internet and PC security specialist Prevx today announced the appointment of security industry pioneer and veteran Christopher Bolin as President.

2010-09-24 06:45:00

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- After more than three decades as one of the nation's most reliable and cost-effective supply chain innovators, Derby Industries, LLC is powering up its brand image.

2010-07-22 06:03:00

DERBY, England, July 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Internet and PC security specialist Prevx has today announced that FNB, one of South Africa's leading banks with 6.6m customers, has joined the Prevx SafeOnline Business Partner Program.

2010-07-20 14:29:00

LOS ANGELES, July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- THIS TV, the free broadcast movie network from MGM Studios and Weigel Broadcasting, will honor "The Boss" of baseball, the late New York Yankees owner George Steinbrenner, with a special programming lineup on Saturday, July 24.

2010-07-12 23:23:00

ANAHEIM, Calif., July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Baseball's biggest moment, the home run, was on grand display tonight at Angel Stadium of Anaheim during the 2010 State Farm Home Run Derby as David Ortiz of the Boston Red Sox captured the long ball crown, and helped State Farm and Major League Baseball (MLB) raise $573,000 for Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA). "The 2010 State Farm Home Run Derby was a tremendous success for fans, participants, and State Farm agents and employees," said Todd...

2010-06-17 07:45:00

LANCASTER, Pa., June 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With two weeks left, there is still time to donate! Representative Scott Boyd will dye his hair pink when $10,000 is raised to support the PA Breast Cancer Coalition (PBCC) through the Take a Swing Against Breast Cancer Home Run Derby.

2010-06-16 13:56:00

ATLANTA, June 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- World Gold Medalist (Swimming) Special Olympics Athlete, Erin Hoffman, may not have won a prize with her adopted rubber duck in the 2009 Duck Derby, but that's not going to stop her from trying again. "Yes! The prizes are great but more importantly, the Duck Derby allows thousands of athletes to participate all year round in sports competition," said Erin.

2010-05-03 05:30:00

LOUISVILLE, Ky., May 3 /PRNewswire/ -- GREY GOOSE, the "World's Best Tasting Vodka," joined forces with renowned couture milliner, Ellen Christine, to create a one-of- a-kind hat worn exclusively at the 136th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs.

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Derby's Woolly Opossum, Caluromys derbianus
2012-07-10 14:20:57

Derby's woolly opossum (Caluromys derbianus), also known as the Central American woolly opossum, can be found in Central America. Its range includes Colombia, Belize, Ecuador, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Mexico, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Panama. Although its range extends across many areas, it is not widely distributed.  It prefers habitats in lowland and highland rain forests at altitudes of up to 8,500 feet. Derby’s woolly opossum can weigh between 7.1 and 14 ounces, with the prehensile...

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