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2011-08-02 13:04:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Luxury cruise specialist Crystal Cruises is introducing 18 brand-new shore-side excursions with its two unusual seven-day Crystal Symphony sailings round-trip from Los Angeles up the California and northern Baja coasts this fall. Crystal Adventures will showcase the unique outdoor opportunities, culinary arts, and varied scenery local to the remarkable Golden State region during cruises departing November 20 (American Thanksgiving week) and...

2011-02-08 08:25:00

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- After an almost five-year legal battle surrounding ownership of a parcel of land that acted as a "set back cushion" required to run its Mexican LNG Unit "Energia Costa Azul," plant in Baja California, MX, in compliance with Mexican local, State and Federal laws, Sempra Energy; a San Diego based energy company, has suffered yet again, another devastating blow, according to Ramon Eugenio Sanchez Ritchie, after the Ensenada City Council, this past...

2007-02-15 09:00:41

Nascent Food Service (OTCBB:NCTW), a company seeking to become one of the largest food distributorships in Mexico, announced today that it has opened a full service warehouse and distribution center in Ensenada, Baja, Mexico, and named food industry executive, Eduardo Ortiz Lopez as the General Manager in that location. The opening of the Ensenada distribution center allows more efficient and cost effective distribution to the whole municipality of Ensenada which stretches from the...

2005-09-09 08:40:00

ENSENADA, Mexico -- Long before Mexico gained fame for its cool bottled beers and searing shots of tequila, pioneering winemakers were planting vines and laying down the New World's first vintages there. Banned in the 1600s by Spain and subsequently eclipsed by local brewers and distillers, the once flourishing industry is now making a comeback in three semi-desert valleys a few miles south of the U.S. border. Twenty-two wineries dot the San Vicente, Santo Tomas and Guadalupe valleys,...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.