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2014-09-17 20:21:46

NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ART 3 opened in May 2014 in Bushwick near Luhring Augustine, with its Inaugural Exhibition covered by The New York Times T Magazine, Primer. ART 3 was created by Silas Shabelewska, formerly of Haunch of Venison and Helly Nahmad Gallery. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140917/146876 ART 3 presents CLAUDIA BAEZ, PAINTINGS after PROUST curated by Anne Strauss, an independent curator, formerly Associate Curator in the Department of Modern...

2014-09-17 20:21:38

Sponsored by The Press Club of Western Pennsylvania PITTSBURGH, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Press Club of Western Pennsylvania is taking applications for its ninth annual $5,000 Bob Fryer Memorial Scholarship awarded to aspiring journalists. The award is designed to encourage outstanding undergraduate journalism students in print and broadcasting. The scholarship will be awarded in May 2015 in Pittsburgh at the annual Golden Quills Awards Dinner sponsored by The...

2014-09-17 20:21:31

Stevie Wonder TD Garden tickets are available in select markets now, and QueenBeeTickets.com is delighting fans with discounted seats for the concert set to entertain Boston on November 11, 2014. Tickets for Stevie Wonder's Boston concert go on sale to the general public on September 22, but many dedicated fans will opt to secure their seats early from reliable secondary market providers. OSHKOSH, Wis., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- QueenBeeTickets.com has affordably...

2014-09-17 20:21:30

Stevie Wonder Madison Square Garden tickets are now available in select markets, and QueenBeeTickets.com is delighting fans with discounted seats for the concert set to entertain New York on November 6, 2014. Tickets for Stevie Wonder's New York concert go on sale to the public on September 22, but many fans who have their hearts set on attending the show will opt to secure tickets early from trusted secondary market providers. OSHKOSH, Wis., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ --...

2014-09-17 16:25:59

Stevie Wonder Verizon Center tickets are available now in select markets, and QueenBeeTickets.com is delighting fans with discounted seats for the concert set to entertain Washington, DC on November 9, 2014. Tickets for Stevie Wonder's Washington, DC concert go on sale to the general public on September 29, but many fans who are serious about attending the show will opt to secure seats early from trusted providers servicing the secondary market. OSHKOSH, Wis.,...

2014-09-17 16:25:30

BELL IS SOLOIST AND MUSIC DIRECTOR OF THE ACADEMY OF ST MARTIN IN THE FIELDS NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Violinist Joshua Bell is one of the most acclaimed classical musicians of today - renowned for his expressive, elegant, intelligent playing and his deep commitment to bringing the classical tradition to wider audiences. Over the past three decades he has recorded more than 40 albums including most of the great violin repertoire. Now, Sony Classical is excited to...

2014-09-17 16:25:25

AMG enters agreement to purchase Parade & Dash magazines, associated web sites and networks. NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Athlon Media Group (AMG) today announced it has entered an agreement to purchase Parade and Dash magazines with associated digital assets from Parade Media Group, LLC. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140917/146812 AMG's stable of newspaper-distributed magazines, including American Profile, Relish, Spry Living and Athlon Sports, have a...

2014-09-17 16:25:05

PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rentrak (NASDAQ: RENT), the leader in precisely measuring movies and TV everywhere, today announced the top ten digital movie purchases and rentals based on consumer transaction rate. The report includes Internet Video on Demand (iVOD) and electronic sell-through (EST), for both Standard-Definition and Digital HD movie purchases and rentals. According to the company's Digital Download Essentials Industry(TM) service, the top ten...

2014-09-17 16:24:39

Two new models combine compact size with remote-control setup options and elegant finishes CHICAGO, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Sound Solutions, LLC, the exclusive US distributor of Wharfedale loudspeakers and Avid HiFi products today announced it is now shipping its Jade Series subwoofers in the US. The Jade 10 and Jade 8 subwoofers each feature dual drivers for powerful, articulate bass and offer a full range of adjustments via their remote controls to achieve optimum...

2014-09-17 16:24:18

MIAMI, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- BONJOUR TELEVISION NETWORK GROUP is the first Television Network established in the US broadcasting 100% and 24/7 in the French language. Bonjour Television Network is an innovative television company, created and established under the leadership of highly experienced international television executives, branding specialists and system engineering integrators. This company plays an integral role in the expanding and always changing digital...


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Liverpool Pigeon, Caloenas maculata
2014-09-10 10:48:08

The Liverpool Pigeon or the Spotted Green Pigeon (Caloenas maculata) is a presumed extinct pigeon species of unknown provenance. Currently, it is only known from a single specimen reposited in the World Museum of the National Museums Liverpool; this specimen is presumed to have been collected from French Polynesia sometime between 1783 and 1823. The Liverpool Pigeon was initially mentioned in the work A General Synopsis of Birds by John Latham and scientifically named by Johann Friedrich...

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...

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  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'