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2014-04-17 16:25:20

Smith affectionately pens children's classic, complete with delightful illustrations MAITLAND, Fla., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Stuart E. Smith's new book, The Adventures of Luke and Lydia ($11.99, paperback, 9781629521664; $5.99, e-book, 9781629521671) is a sweet children's book that was inspired by real life testimonies. At the very core of this vibrant, color book is the message that, "Children are all beautifully and wonderfully made." So far, The Adventures of Luke...

2014-04-17 16:25:19

Ticketability.com is delighting fans in and around Jacksonville, Florida with reduced pricing on its inventory of Paul McCartney Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena tickets for the epic concert happening on June 22. This popular secondary market provider is also offering its customers the opportunity to apply savings code "COUPON" for an additional discount on already reduced bottom-line pricing. GERMANTOWN, Wis., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Ticketability.com has a great...

2014-04-17 16:24:53

WASHINGTON, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is a schedule of upcoming luncheons at the National Press Club. Luncheon tickets are open to the public except where noted as "members and guests only." Credentialed press may cover Luncheons and Newsmakers. Events listed are subject to last-minute changes. Space may be reserved at any NPC Luncheon by calling 202-662-7501. To save time and avoid waiting in line, tickets can be paid for in advance by using a credit card...

2014-04-17 16:24:37

Hildebrand boldly preaches the pure Gospel, without additives, for all to receive MAITLAND, Fla., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In her new book, Are We Preaching "Another" Gospel? A 31-Day Journey toward Rediscovering the Gospel of the Grace of God ($16.49, paperback, 9781628713619; $8.99, e-book, 9781628713626) C. D. Hildebrand tackles the mission of speaking the truth in love, so that the church may re-encounter the one and true Gospel of Jesus Christ. She shares God's...

2014-04-17 16:24:22

Ticketability.com is attracting "Macca" fans in and around Lubbock, Texas with lowered pricing on its inventory of Paul McCartney Spirit Arena tickets for the epic show scheduled for June 14. This popular secondary market provider is also offering customers an opportunity to utilize savings code "COUPON" for an additional discount on already lowered bottom-line pricing. GERMANTOWN, Wis., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Ticketability.com is offering great prices to online...

2014-04-17 16:23:05

Local Citizens in 11 Cities are Invited to Contribute their Videos to a Historic Documentary Capturing the Pulse of their City during 24-Hour Period NEW YORK, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 26, 2014, amateur and pro filmmakers and everyday inspired citizens across the nation will come together to capture the important topics and themes that will inform the future of their cities. Your Day. Your City. Your Future. is the first-ever 24-hour film collaboration across 11...

2014-04-17 16:22:55

USC Annenberg School Announces Call for Entries to Recognize Top Achievements in TV Storylines That Have an Impact on Audiences LOS ANGELES, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Writers and producers are now eligible to submit entries for the annual Sentinel Awards, which since 1999 have honored TV shows and movies that inform, educate and motivate viewers to make choices for healthier and safer lives. The awards are sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and...

2014-04-17 16:21:21

Videos show the distraction to the brain from cell phone conversations while driving ITASCA, Ill., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Safety Council today announced the winners of its Hands-free is not risk-free video contest as part of its Distracted Driving Awareness Month campaign. A recent NSC poll found 8 out of 10 drivers mistakenly believe hands-free devices are safer than handheld. For this reason, NSC called on aspiring filmmakers to create short videos to debunk...

2014-04-17 12:30:56

LOS ANGELES, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Artists & Fleas, Williamsburg, Brooklyn's pioneering weekend market for independent artists, designers and vintage collectors, recently announced plans to open in the LA Arts District this May 17 & 18. Artists & Fleas LA will showcase a wide range of local talent in fashion, design, art, vintage, music and food. "Over the past 10 years, we've found that there's a strong bi-coastal energy and many of our long-time Brooklyn-based...

2014-04-17 12:30:53

Ticketability.com is engaging "Macca" fans in and around Salt Lake City, Utah with discounted pricing on its inventory of Paul McCartney Energy Solutions Arena tickets for the highly-anticipated show scheduled for August 7. This regarded secondary market provider is also offering its customers an additional discount with savings code "COUPON" on already reduced pricing (while seats last). GERMANTOWN, Wis., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Ticketability.com has Paul McCartney...


Latest Entertainment Culture Reference Libraries

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...

Mongolian death worm
2013-11-27 09:51:18

The Mongolian death worm is a cryptid that is claimed to inhabit the Gobi Desert. It lives underground in hibernation except for the months of June and July. It will surface from its underground habitat when it rains and soaks the ground. It is alleged to kill its prey from a distance. It either sprays an acidic venom that dissolves anything it touches, or by an electrical discharge. According to legend, touching the worm will cause severe pain or instant death. Locals have claimed that...

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