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2014-04-23 08:28:15

Mountainsong Galleriesin Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, is committed to representing more credentialed OPA and AIS Master Artists than any gallery in the entire world. Mountainsong also represents some of the best bronze, glass and furniture artists today. CARMEL-BY-THE-SEA, Calif., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mountainsong Galleries in Carmel-by-the-Sea, California is the place to find more of today's OPA and AIS Master Artists than anywhere in the World. The gallery owners Jonathan and...

2014-04-23 08:28:14

SUMMER TOUR TO KICK OFF AT NEW YORK'S BOWERY BALLROOM RELEASE DAY NEW YORK, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Buzzing Brooklyn quintet THE STATIONARY SET (www.thestationaryset.com) has announced they will kick off their Summer tour on June 3, 2014 at THE BOWERY BALLROOM (www.boweryballroom.com). The first date of the tour also serves as their official "album release party" for LION, which drops on iTunes and all digital retailers the same day. The jaunt will take the band throughout the...

2014-04-23 08:28:00

NEW YORK, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) will report first-quarter 2014 earnings on Thursday, April 24. Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Francis J. Shammo will present results on a webcast beginning at 8:30 a.m. Eastern time. Access instructions and presentation materials, including Verizon's earnings release, will be available at 7:30 a.m. on Verizon's Investor Relations Web site, www.verizon.com/investor. VERIZON'S...

2014-04-23 08:27:43

NEW YORK, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- From San Diego to St. Paul, Hilo to Homestead, in 7,000 towns and cities across America, more than 29,000 World Book Night volunteers will hand out 580,000 free books to new or light readers on one day - April 23, 2014 - Shakespeare's birthday. Amy Poehler is the 2014 WBN honorary chairperson. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140421/76880 The number of volunteer givers and special World Book Night paperback editions printed are up 16%...

2014-04-23 08:27:34

CLEVELAND, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum has unveiled the Top 10 music festival performances of all-time. This March, fans around the world were given the opportunity to vote for their favorite moments from a list of 20. The fan-curated Top 10 rock festival moments will be presented in a video montage at the entrance of the museum's featured exhibit Common Ground: The Music Festival Experience, which will open on Friday, April 25, 2014. The Top 10...

2014-04-23 08:27:31

WASHINGTON, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The ongoing debate over the Federal Reserve's practices is addressed by G. Edward Griffin, author of "The Creature from Jekyll Island," and Scott Minerd, Chief Investment Officer and Founding Partner of Guggenheim Partners. Minerd is also a member of the Market Advisory Board to the New York Federal Reserve Bank. Watch the 2 minute preview video here of the fourth of six segments on Full Disclosure Network® Internet Video Series. Minerd...

2014-04-23 08:25:29

SIOUX FALLS, S.D., March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NorthWestern Corporation d/b/a NorthWestern Energy (NYSE: NWE) today announced that it will host an investor conference call on Thursday, April 24, 2014, at 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time to review its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2014. The Company also plans to issue a news release detailing its first quarter 2014 financial results the morning of April 24, 2014, prior to the stock exchange open. The conference call will...

2014-04-23 08:22:38

Raise Your Virtual Paddles! SAN FRANCISCO, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- There are just five days left to bid on one-of-a-kind experiences and help The American Red Cross prepare for California's next big quake. IfOnly, an experiential marketplace that donates its proceeds to charities, has been supporting the annual American Red Cross "Get Prepared California" auction with a selection of amazing, one-of-a-kind experiences. Many of the experiences found on IfOnly's American Red...

2014-04-23 04:21:19

KUWAIT CITY, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With viewership at its annual peak during Ramadan, Alwatan's celebrity packed line up of programs is a "must" for media buyers in the region Alwatan will launch their Ramadan schedule on the 27th of April at the Salwa Ballroom in Kuwait at 8:30pm, unveiling their 13 new programs featuring stars such as Elham Al Fadala, Haya Abdulsalam, Dawood Hussien, Mays Hamdan, Bashar Al-Shatti, Fatma Al Safi, Zahra Al Kharji, Khalid Amin,...

2014-04-23 04:21:14

NEW YORK, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BOMBAY SAPPHIRE(R), the world's number one premium gin by value[1], in association with Tribeca Film Festival(R), today premiere the five short films from the Bombay Sapphire Imagination Series 2014 at http://www.youtube.com/BombaySapphire. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140423/681375 ) Fusing the words from a short script written by Academy Award(R) winner, Geoffrey Fletcher, this year's films showcase the...


Latest Entertainment Culture Reference Libraries

Beast of Bray Road
2014-04-22 14:12:17

Beast of Bray Road The Beast of Bray Road is a cryptid roaming the area of Elkhorn, Wisconsin and from northern Illinois to Vancouver Island, Canada. It has been labeled as werewolf in local news articles but has never been observed transforming from human to a wolf. It has been described in various accounts as being bear-like, resembling Bigfoot and wolf-like and being able to walk on two legs. Its size varies from two to four feet tall when on all four legs, and around seven feet tall...

Chalmers Touring 1922
2014-02-21 10:51:47

Chalmers-Detroit was an automobile company formed in 1908 when Hugh Chalmers bought out the Thomas-Detroit company. It was renamed to Chalmers in 1911. During the 1910s the company thrived but the post-WWI recession of the 1920s caused the company to merge with the Maxwell Automobile Company. In 1923, Chalmers ended all vehicle production. The brand is owned by Chrysler. Chalmers were considered to be an expensive car for that era. The 30 Touring and the 30 Roadster both sold for $1,500...

Lloyd Alexander, 1959
2014-01-31 13:04:08

The North German Automobile and Engine company was founded in 1908 as a German brand of vehicle owned by Norddeutsche Lloyd, a shipping company. It was located in Bremen and the vehicles produced were branded with the Lloyd name. The first cars produced were license-built Krieger electric vehicles with a few petrol-powered vehicles as well. In 1914 they merged with Hansa and became Hansa-Lloyd Werke AG. Most of the vehicles produced had the Hansa name. The Hansa-Lloyd name was on...

Mothman
2013-11-27 10:34:33

The mothman is a legendary creature that was first reported with sightings from November 12, 1966 through December 15, 1967 in the Point Pleasant area of West Virginia. On November 16, 1966, the local newspaper published a report of two couples seeing the creature. It was described as a large white winged man with glowing red eyes. The wings had a ten-foot span and it followed their car as they drove outside of town, according to their report. Over the period from the initial sighting...

Merman
2013-11-27 10:02:14

The merman is a mythological creature said to inhabit the oceans of the world. There are many different adaptations of this creature, depending on which culture the myth comes from. The behavior of the merman varies with each culture. Some have been known to summon storms that sink ships and some are wise teachers. The merman is also said to attract female humans with their singing and melodies. The description of the merman also varies, but most include the upper body being of a man...

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