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2014-10-22 16:29:54

Introducing a Faster, Flexible, Mobile-Friendly E-Cigarette Shopping Experience TARPON SPRINGS, Fla., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- White Cloud Electronic Cigarettes is proud to announce the premiere of their newly designed, developed and mobile-friendly website whitecloudelectroniccigarettes.com. In the past year, White Cloud has increased web-based sales more than 33 percent, making their website an important key to the company's rapidly expanding business. Designing and...

2014-10-22 16:29:51

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC) will release third quarter financial results on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 before the market opens and will host an investor conference call at 10:00 a.m. CT (11:00 a.m. ET). Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090710/CL44887LOGO The Company invites investors and other interested parties to listen to the webcast of the conference call at www.vulcanmaterials.com. To participate by phone, call...

2014-10-22 12:26:05

Through In-Depth Coverage of Music, Television, Film, Art, Food and Travel, FLOOD Magazine Helps Readers Stay "Above The Current" LOS ANGELES, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FLOOD, www.FLOODmagazine.com, a new media property from the publishing and editorial creative behind FILTER Magazine, announced its official launch today. FLOOD Founder and Publisher Alan Sartirana made the announcement. Exceeding the high benchmark set by FILTER, FLOOD covers a broader scope of the cultural...

2014-10-21 08:23:55

Inspiring Documentary Set to Premiere at The Philadelphia Film Festival LOS ANGELES, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sacred Bull Media will premiere its latest film "The Mirage", a beautifully filmed and directed documentary, at the Philadelphia Film Festival. "The Mirage" tells the inspiring story of Peter Kalikow, now a New York City Real Estate magnate and public figure, seeking to complete his lifelong dream, almost extinguished 40 years ago, of building his own car from the...

2014-10-20 23:10:24

Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. will be seeking a new studio to continue this seminal Sci-Fi adventure, John Carter of Mars. Rights have reverted back from Disney. Tarzana CA (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. announces that the movie, television and merchandise rights have reverted back to the company. Walt Disney Pictures held the rights and produced the movie JOHN CARTER in 2012. Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. will be seeking a new studio to continue this seminal Sci-Fi...

2014-10-20 23:08:47

What if Snow White were a revolutionary, instead of a pawn? Muse Harbor Publishing's Science Fiction/Fantasy Author Leslie Ann Moore will answer that and other fan questions at the launch of her latest novel, "A Tangle of Fates," Book One in the Vox Machina Trilogy, at L.A.'s Coffee Connection, Saturday, October 25, 2014 at 3838 South Centinella Boulevard, Los Angeles from 6-9 p.m. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Muse Harbor Publishing's Science...

2014-10-20 12:27:36

MOUNTAIN VIEW and SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), a premier next generation global content leader, is teaming with Google to introduce DISTRICT VOICES, the latest campaign in Google's Art, Copy & Code project to promote The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1, the two companies announced today. Mockingjay - Part 1 is the third film in the global blockbuster Hunger Games franchise that has already grossed more than $1.5 billion at the...

2014-10-20 08:27:47

"The Legend of Ranger, The Reindeer Who Couldn't Fly" cited as "among the best in family-friendly media, products and services" MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Opus One Studios, publisher of creative products supporting worthy causes, announced today that its new children's holiday story, "The Legend of Ranger, The Reindeer Who Couldn't Fly," has received the prestigious Silver Award from Mom's Choice Awards® (MCA), an international awards program that recognizes authors,...

2014-10-16 12:29:29

PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Paragon BioTeck, Inc., a privately held biopharmaceutical and medical device company specializing in the development of ophthalmic pharmaceuticals, devices and therapies, announces that it will be formally launching its corporate citizenship initiative coined, Paragon Gives. On Sunday October 19, 2014, Paragon BioTeck, will kick off its newly branded corporate social responsibility initiative at the annual American Academy of Ophthalmology...

2014-10-15 16:24:15

MELBOURNE, Australia, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In relation to the announcement on October 9(th) 2014, Kibush Capital (DLCR) CEO Warren Sheppard confirms that Alexander King of Angel Jade will continue in a consultancy role and as Director of the Angel Jade following Kibush Capital Corporation's takeover of Angel Jade Pty Ltd, an Australian Company. Mr King has been actively involved in the development of EL8104 and was the instigator of the marketing plan and identification of...


Latest Fiction Reference Libraries

Beast of Bladenboro
2013-09-17 12:23:19

The Beast of Bladenboro is a creature that was blamed for a slew of animal deaths in the winter of 1953-54 in Bladenboro, North Carolina. Witnesses and trackers of the beast suggested it was most likely a wildcat, but uncertainty of its true identity classifies it as a cryptid. Eight miles from Bladenboro in Clarkton, North Carolina, a dog was found dead, on December 29, 1953, possibly caused by the beast of Bladenboro. Witnesses described the creature as sleek, black, and about five feet...

Issie
2013-09-06 09:50:14

Issie is a lake monster claimed to inhabit Lake Ikeda, on Kyushu Island in Japan. The name Issie was formed as an analogy to “Nessie”, the Loch Ness Monster. The legend comes from a myth that Issie was a white mare and had a foal. They lived on the shores of Lake Ikeda. When her foal was kidnapped by a samurai, she searched desperately to find it. In despair she jumped into the lake and was transformed into the lake monster. When she surfaces, the legend says she is searching for her...

Bothriechis Guifarroi
2013-06-18 13:48:58

Bothriechis guifarroi is a species of green palm-pit viper located in northern Honduras. It was previously confused with other Honduran palm pit vipers. It was discovered by scientists performing two expeditions in 2012 aiming at studying the fauna of Texiguat Wildlife Refuge. This area is thought to be one of the most endemism-rich and diverse highland forests in Mesoamerica. This species represents the 15th endemic species that occurs in the region. As a member of the genus Bothriechis,...

Spectral Bat, Vampyrum spectrum
2012-07-13 14:21:36

The spectral bat (Vampyrum spectrum) is the only species in the Vampyrum genus. Its other common names include Linnaeus's false vampire bat, the spectral vampire bat, and the false vampire bat. Despite these names, it is not related to the false vampire bats that are found in the Old World bat family. Its range extends from southern Mexico to Peru, from Ecuador to northern and central Brazil, Guyana, Suriname, and the island of Trinidad. The spectral bat can reach an average body length of...

Silver-Haired Bat, Lasionycteris noctivagans
2012-04-25 08:00:07

The silver-haired bat (Lasionycteris noctivagans) is the only species in the genus Lasionycteris within the large family of vesper bats. It can be found in the United States, Mexico, Canada, and Bermuda. Also known as silverwings, this bat is the most common in the forests of the United Sates. The bats are almost black in color with dense, silver tipped fur that makes them look “frosted”. At approximately 3.9 inches, this bat is considered medium sized. It can weigh up to .4 ounces. It...

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  • A unit of saved energy.
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