Quantcast

Latest EM Stories

2014-10-31 20:21:10

Join the Iranian American Women Foundation for an inspiring and informative day with leading Iranian American women as they share their knowledge and expertise. LOS ANGELES, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Iranian American Women Foundation (IAWF) is proud to present its 7th Women Leadership Conference 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday, November 2, 2014 for the first time in the Los Angeles area at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141031/155954 The conference...

2014-10-31 12:27:13

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OmniVision Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: OVTI), a leading developer of advanced digital imaging solutions, will release its financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2015 following the close of market on Tuesday, December 2, 2014. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its financial results at 5:00 p.m. Eastern time on that day. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131107/SF12520LOGO-b The conference call will be...

2014-10-31 12:26:11

SANTA ROSA, Calif., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- M.A. Silva, the leading manufacturer of cork, glass and packaging, broke ground for a new manufacturing facility across from the existing building located in the Westwind Business Park adjacent to the Sonoma County Regional Airport in Santa Rosa. The new construction is custom designed by DES Architects + Engineers and built for M.A. Silva by Alston Construction. Once completed, the new 70,000-square-foot structure will accommodate...

2014-10-31 08:25:33

TSX-V: ERG KEY FINANCIAL ITEMS - FISCAL 2014 Compared to Fiscal 2013: -- Revenues increased by 32.6%, from $13,469,348 to $17,862,341. -- The EBITDA reached $3,087,816 this year compared to the adjusted EBITDA¹ of $2,195,290 for last year. -- Cash flow generated from operating activities rose to $1,774,141, up from $989,377 last year. -- Net income amounted to $1,230,153, compared to $11,926,893 last year. Last year's result included...

2014-10-31 04:21:19

BOSTON, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, erecruit(TM) announced the opening of its first office in the UK, located in the heart of west London in the Fulham Green area. The office will house the erecruit team responsible for overseeing expansion of the company's business and client services across the UK and Europe. The new location marks an important step for erecruit, the emerging leader of enterprise staffing software, vendor management systems ("VMS") and onboarding solutions,...

2014-10-30 16:33:57

RILA, NACS, NRF, NGA, FMI and MAG address Credit Union Falsehoods ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) and a group of merchant associations sent a letter setting the record straight on the state of cybersecurity in our country and how the payments system works in a letter to the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) and the National Association of Federal Credit Unions (NAFCU). The letter dispels many...

2014-10-30 16:30:43

Stop in to get a sneak peek at the beautiful new store and enjoy amazing giveaways! COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- What: Lane Bryant, the nation's leading women's specialty apparel retailer, is excited to announce that the brand's new location at Del Monte Shopping Center in Monterey, CA will host a special event in support of Breast Cancer Awareness month before the store celebrates its Grand Opening Weekend. On Saturday, November 1, the Del Monte Shopping Center...

2014-10-30 16:26:48

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Last Internationale will perform a very special "Call For Action" show regarding Prop 47 at the South Los Angeles Community Coalition Center today. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141030/155668 California Proposition 47 regards "Reduced Penalties for Drug Related Crimes," and the group is raising awareness amongst voters prior to Election Day next Tuesday, November 4 with this free show. The Los Angeles three-piece--Delila Paz,...

2014-10-30 16:26:10

Series Looks at the Meteoric Rise of Electronic Violinist Lindsey Stirling, who Launched Her Career Via Her Own YouTube Channel, Which Now Has Over 5.5 Million Subscribers and 760M Views SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ovation, America's only arts network, concludes its new season of the hit original series Song by Song with the premiere of Song by Song: Lindsey Stirling on Tuesday, December 9th at 10PM ET. The documentary music series will focus on the wildly...

2014-10-30 16:25:49

Kahane Teams Up with John Tiffany for Staged Version Of The Ambassador At BAM, UCLA, and Carolina Performing Arts NEW YORK, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A follow up to The Ambassador, hailed by Rolling Stone as "one of the year's very best albums," the Haircuts & Airports EP is a continuation of Gabriel Kahane's musical exploration of Los Angeles. It is available as a free download for a limited time at Playbill.com starting on October 31(st). On November 4(th) it will be...


Latest EM Reference Libraries

Meconopsis manasluensis
2014-10-27 10:18:17

Meconopsis manasluensis is a red-flowered Himalayan poppy from the Papaveraceae family. It belongs to a subgenus called Discogyne, which makes up a natural grouping of 6 or 7 species characterized by a stylar disc surrounding the ovary. M. manasluensis is easily distinguished inside the subgenus Discogyne through its multiple flowering stems, which makes it differ greatly from the other species. All of the others inside the subgenus have a single prominent fleshy stem. The closely related...

Romneya
2014-10-27 10:02:00

Romneya is a genus of flowering plant. This genus is made up of only 2 species: Romneya coulteri and Romneya trichocalyx. This group of plants belongs to the poppy family, Papaveraceae. The species making up this genus may be referred to as Matilija poppies or commonly, Tree poppies. Plants in the Romneya genus typically grow around 8 feet tall. Its flowers may measure around 5 inches in diameter. The plants produce silvery/gray/green leaves with tiny hairs at its margins. Flowers commonly...

Orothamnus
2014-10-13 13:26:23

Orothamnus is a genus of shrub plant. The genus may also be referred to as the Marsh Rose. Orothamnus belongs to the Proteaceae family and its name stems from the Greek words: Oros, meaning mountain and thamnos, meaning bush. An Orothamnus plant can be found growing naturally in the Western Cape Province in South Africa. The species will grow in the mountain ranges of the Kogelberg and Kleinrivier Mountains of Hottentots-Holland. On the mountainsides these shrubs prefer peaty swamps and...

Opisthiolepis
2014-10-07 10:51:38

Opisthiolepis is a genus of large tree species. The trees belong to the Proteaceae family and only contain one single species. Opisthiolepis heterophylla is the sole described species that makes up the genus. The Opisthiolepis heterophylla species may also be commonly referred to as the Blush silky oak, the Pink silky oak, the Brown silky oak and the Drunk rabbit. Opisthiolepis trees grow to nearly 100 feet tall and can commonly be found in rainforests, tablelands and mountains. The trees...

Embothrium
2014-10-06 11:16:18

Embothrium is a genus of shrub species in the Proteaceae family. Some of the species include Embothrium coccineum from Chile, Embothrium grandiflorum from Peru, and Embothrium lanceolatum from Chile. Embothrium are large shrubs or trees. They will grow on an average to heights between 33 to 66 feet high with a trunk up to 28 inches wide. They all contain evergreen leaves. They are usually 5 to 12 centimeters long and 2 to 4 centimeters broad. They have flowers that grow in dense bunches,...

More Articles (12 articles) »
Word of the Day
maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.