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2014-08-29 23:08:25

Emerald signs exclusive linen and laundry services agreement with LLUMC-Murrieta San Diego, California (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Emerald Textiles, Southern California’s environmentally responsible commercial healthcare laundry, is pleased to announce that Loma Linda University Medical Center in Murrieta has selected Emerald to serve as their exclusive hospital linen service provider. Loma Linda University Medical Center-Murrieta serves the community with a new, state-of-the-art medical...

2014-08-20 23:11:35

The Liquidation Channel announces their first ever Emerald Smackdown. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 The Liquidation Channel is thrilled to announce the first ever Emerald Smackdown in company history. The event starting on Saturday, August 23 from 9 a.m. to 12 a.m. will feature one of the most beautiful and sought after gemstones in the world. The 15-hour event will showcase some of the most stunning Zambian, Columbian, and Brazilian emeralds on the market. Kagem Zambian emeralds...

2014-08-06 12:23:23

Comment on "The State of Diversity in Environmental Organizations" by University of Michigan Professor Dorceta Taylor for Green 2.0 http://diversegreen.org/report/ WASHINGTON, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Unlike many U.S. organizations in the environmental arena, the Emerald Cities Collaborative (ECC) not only boasts a diverse staff but also is dedicated to ensuring that low-income communities of color benefit equitably from efforts to curb climate change and increase U.S....

2014-07-30 23:15:15

Emerald City School (ECS), a new private school located in the South Lake Union area of Seattle, announced it has been granted licensure by the State of Washington Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) to operate as a school commencing its first year this September. Head of School, Jeremy Turner commented, “We worked closely with the state during the application process and are very pleased to have met their standards and have been granted official state licensure.”...

2014-07-13 23:03:44

Emerald City School (ECS) announced it will commence operations for its first school year this September. The school is located downtown near the booming South Lake Union area, and offers individualized, evidence-based instruction for students with learning disabilities. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) July 13, 2014 ECS is being founded by Seattle businessman Ken Woolcott, who commented, “As a parent of a special needs child, I have become keenly aware of the underserved need in the Seattle...

2014-06-04 16:21:57

NEW YORK, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Securities LLC, a leading U.S. private equity firm, announced that it has partnered with management and signed a definitive agreement to acquire Emerald Performance Materials, LLC from an affiliate of Sun Capital Partners, Inc. The transaction is expected to close in the third quarter of 2014 and is subject to customary closing conditions and regulatory approvals. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Based in Cuyahoga...

2014-05-05 23:10:25

Diamond Envy now offers loose Zambian and Colombian emeralds and emerald jewelry for sale through their e-commerce website. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 Diamond Envy announces the debut of their natural Emerald Collection including both loose emeralds and emerald jewelry on their e-commerce site. Ethically sourced Zambian and Colombian emeralds are now available in beautiful rings, earrings and necklaces. Loose emeralds and matched pairs are also available to those who want to add...

2014-04-17 12:28:55

Bell handpicks literary gems associated with Ireland, sure to uplift the spirit MAITLAND, Fla., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- J. Craig Bell's new book, A Year in Eire - Inspirations from the Emerald Isle ($35.99, paperback, 9781628715750; $9.99, e-book, 9781628719680) serves to fulfill a unique mission of using the rich history of Ireland to build richer, spiritual lives. It is a daily devotional to assist anyone through the vicissitudes of life. Jim Bell introduces readers...

2014-01-30 00:20:23

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today a Superior Court Judge, once again, rejected the claim by Anthony Thomas that he is the rightful owner of world's largest, uncut emerald, known as the "Bahia Emerald." In 2010 the Honorable John A. Kronstadt also rejected Mr. Thomas' claim of the emerald ownership. However that trial ended in a mistrial. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140129/LA55723) Today, after hearing nearly 30 witnesses and reviewing approximately 150...

2014-01-22 08:25:31

TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Emerald Greens Condo Resort, a luxury 50 room resort, has announced their 1st Annual Shamrock Open benefiting Voices for Children of Tampa Bay (VFC), which will be held on Monday, March 10. The tournament will take place at the Carrollwood Country Club, which offers a recently enhanced 27-hole golf course. Registration opens at 8:00AM with a shotgun start at 9:00AM. In addition to the tournament, players can compete for the longest drive and...


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Downy Emerald, Cordulia aenea
2013-07-10 16:13:50

The downy emerald (Cordulia aenea) is a species of dragonfly that can be found throughout most areas of Europe. It resides near ponds and lakes in woodland areas. This species is bronze and metallic green in color, with soft hairs occurring across its thorax, the trait from which it received its common name. As is typical to emerald dragonflies, this species has bright green eyes. It reaches an average length of 1.9 inches. The downy emerald can be seen between the months of May and July....

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2005-05-26 12:08:48

The mineral beryl is a beryllium aluminium cyclosilicate with the chemical formula Be3Al2(SiO3)6. The hexagonal crystals of beryl may be very small or range to several meters in size. Terminated crystals are relatively rare. Beryl exhibits conchoidal fracture, has a hardness of 7.5-8, a specific gravity of 2.63-2.80. It has a vitreous lustre and can be transparent or translucent. Its cleavage is poor basal and its habit is dihexagonal bipyramidal. Pure beryl is colorless, but it is frequently...

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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.