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2014-08-28 04:21:06

A Look-Back on the Evolution of a True Americana Theme Park GURNEE, Ill., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Six Flags Great America is excited to announce a celebration of 40 Seasons of Thrills in 2015. Initially built with a $50 million dollar investment, thousands of workers and enumerable details, Great America embodied the country's bicentennial with classic Americana-themed territories when it opened in 1976. Today, it is one of the largest theme parks in the country. Guests are invited to...

2014-08-27 23:07:30

Presentation Discusses How Digital Technology Can Maximize Audience Engagement Mission Viejo, CA (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Lintelus, Inc., an event software provider, announced today that Jay Cormier, Sr. Vice President of Sales, would be speaking on the subject of event technology trends at the upcoming HSMAI’s MEET National event on September 4 at the Omni Shoreham in Washington DC. Lintelus will also be hosting a booth to better acquaint event planners with the Lintelus Meeting...

2014-08-27 23:06:38

Cash House has shown it has become a major supporter to the community and in the past year Cash House has been proudly supporting Horizons for Youth as a corporate donor. Vaughan, Ontario (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Cash House's contributions to Horizons for Youth have had a direct impact on the overall upkeep of the shelter including new initiatives and a wide range of new experiences, but most importantly helping to change the lives of each youth who walk through their door. Horizons...

2014-08-27 16:24:16

City-integrated casino welcomes more than 15,000 guests on first night BALTIMORE, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Horseshoe Casino Baltimore celebrated its grand opening in style with a star-studded celebration to welcome Baltimore's most influential citizens to Charm City's newest attraction. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/players/English/7305751-caesars-entertainment-horseshoe-baltimore-casino-grand-opening/ The...

2014-08-27 08:24:26

Honorary Lifetime Achievement Awards to Be Selected from All Four Councils LOS ANGELES, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Art Directors Guild (ADG), Local 800 Council and producers of the 19(th) Annual Art Directors Guild's Excellence in Production Design Awards have expanded its final second-phase voting for winners to include all members of the crafts that make up the nearly 2,300-member Guild, it was announced by Council Chairman John Shaffner and Co-Producers Dave Blass and James...

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2014-08-27 04:31:01

John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A large-scale computational system that behaves like a robotic brain - known as 'Robo Brain' - has been developed by researchers from several US universities. It can acquire information and learn skills by processing the text, videos and images from millions of webpages and then apply the skills to perform tasks. Robo Brain, the product of a collaboration between the universities of Cornell, Brown, Stanford and California with support...

2014-08-26 23:18:21

Event Pays Tribute To Four Highly Successful Executives In The Attractions, Culinary, Lodging And Sports Industries, And Their Far-Reaching, Impactful Company Causes Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 When Grand Tour Gala 2014 honors this year's Dick Pope Legacy Award Recipients on Nov. 1 at Hilton Orlando Resort, special recognition will be given not only for the impressive career successes of Steve Hogan, CEO of Florida Citrus Sports; Adrian Jones, General Manager of...

2014-08-26 23:07:56

Classic building experience for ages 3+ Hatfield, PA (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 LINCOLN LOGS, part of the K’NEX Brands family, the US construction toy company focused on Building Worlds Kids Love®, is pleased to announce 2 new additions to its 2014 product line! Developed in 1916 by the son of famous American architect Frank Lloyd Wright, LINCOLN LOGS is a classic toy brand that has been entertaining and teaching children for over nine decades. Building with LINCOLN LOGS sets helps...

2014-08-26 23:07:41

Today, an outstanding prom dresses manufacturer and retailer, MyDressCity, releases new high low prom dresses, and announces the availability of great discounts, up to 80% off. (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Every few months the trends for prom dresses shift and the market changes. According to a senior designer from MyDressCity, high low prom dresses will be one of the hottest styles in the next few months. Today, an outstanding prom dresses manufacturer and retailer, MyDressCity, releases new...

2014-08-26 12:26:43

FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER, THE LARGEST COMPILATION OF BING CROSBY'S CLASSICS IN ONE TIMELESS DVD COLLECTION UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bing Crosby: The Silver Screen Collection presents the legendary performer in 24 of his most memorable films available November 11, 2014 from Universal Studios Home Entertainment. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140826/139516 Bing Crosby was a superstar of movies, music, radio and television during a spectacular career that...


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2009-08-20 12:48:29

Dilophosaurus, meaning "two-crested lizard", was a theropod dinosaur from the Early Jurassic Period (Pliensbachian stage). It was first described 1954, but it did not recieve its current genus name until years later. It is one of the earliest known theropods, and one of the least understood as well. It was discovered by Sam Welles in the summer of 1942 and brought to Berkeley for cleaning and mounting. It was given the name Megalosaurus wetherilli. Welles returned to the dig site about ten...

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2007-10-23 13:50:58

The Norway Lemming or Norwegian Lemming (Lemmus lemmus), is a common species of lemming found in northern Scandinavia and adjacent areas of Russia. It is the only vertebrate species endemic to the region. The Norway lemming dwells in tundra and fells, and prefers to live near water. Adults feed primarily on sedges, grasses and moss. They are active at both day and night, alternating naps with periods of activity. They are also migratory. In typical years, the Norway Lemming spends the...

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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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