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2014-05-06 23:16:43

Creature Weekend, the nation's premiere Cryptozoology Conference held annually at Salt Fork State Park in Ohio, is pleased to announce its 2014 Speaker Lineup. Cambridge, Ohio (PRWEB) May 5, 2014 (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 Creature Weekend is proud to announce that it will be holding its 2014 conference at Salt Fork State Park in Ohio on May 17, 2014. Five prominent bigfoot researchers will be speaking at this conference in May; the presenters include Dr. Jeff Meldrum, Bill Munns, John...

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2014-05-06 09:24:16

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online It seems every few months some new evidence of Bigfoot surfaces on the web and a new video purportedly capturing the elusive beast on film is setting the Internet on fire this week. A Canadian hiker by the name of Myles Lamont captured the footage while hiking the Tantalus Range, north of Vancouver, British Columbia. He and his friends spotted something moving along a ridge farther away and pulled out a video camera and began...

2014-04-30 04:22:30

LONDON, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reporting to Dave Breith, CEO Coms has today announced a new Chief Operating Officer; Brendan Loughrey will lead the growing Coms group of businesses. Brendan is currently Managing Director for Redstone, the company Coms acquired in November 2013. Brendan will be responsible for the UK business with immediate effect reporting to CEO Dave Breith. With numerous synergies existing for the group,...

2014-03-28 12:24:01

NOAH Receives 2 out of 5 Stars in Faith-Friendly Film Rating, Leaving Paramount with an Epic Missed Opportunity RALEIGH, N.C., March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Faith Driven Consumer -- the group behind the recent IStandWithPhil.com movement which played a leading role in Phil Robertson's return to Duck Dynasty -- is tracking the commercial viability of major Hollywood films courting faith audiences this year. During 2014, the Year of the Bible Movie, studios are targeting 46 million...

2014-03-26 23:26:28

“Ask For a Tooth Fairy Letter” app from the Real Tooth Fairies was created to inspire and reward girls for taking care of their teeth. The app, which is designed for both the iPhone and the iPad, is available for free at: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ask-for-tooth-fairy-magic/id787383328?mt=8. Wilmington, NC (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 The Real Tooth Fairies announced today that their personalized Tooth Fairy letters to girls are now available on their new “Ask For a Tooth Fairy...

Climate Change May Be Shrinking Salamanders
2014-03-26 10:53:08

[ Watch the Video: Salamanders Shrinking Due to Climate Change ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online New research from a team of American scientists has found that salamanders living in the Appalachian Mountains have been getting smaller and smaller over the last 55 years as climate change gradually makes their habitat warmer and drier. Published in the journal Global Change Biology, the new study was based on the examination of museum specimen salamanders collected...

2014-03-23 23:02:52

Recently, UWDress.com, the popular online supplier of wedding dresses and special occasion dresses for women, has announced its new assortment of 2014 mermaid red prom dresses. (PRWEB) March 23, 2014 Recently, UWDress.com, the popular online supplier of wedding dresses and special occasion dresses for women, has announced its new assortment of 2014 mermaid red prom dresses. What’s more, the company’s sales representative has announced that these new items are available at discounted...

2014-03-22 23:02:33

Recently, iFitDress.com, a famous online store of wedding dresses and women’s special occasion gowns, has announced its new promotion of fashionable black mermaid prom dresses. (PRWEB) March 22, 2014 Recently, iFitDress.com, a famous online store of wedding dresses and women’s special occasion gowns, has announced its new promotion of fashionable black mermaid prom dresses. According to the sales manager of the company, all its fashionable black mermaid prom outfits are now offered at...

2014-03-06 23:30:30

Massachusetts resident & Licensed Private Investigator, Michael A. Coller and international best-selling author, Sandra Champlain head to the Roosevelt Hotel in Hollywood in an attempt to identify if paranormal activity exists at this well known landmark. Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 Massachusetts resident & Licensed Private Investigator, Michael A. Coller and international best-selling author, Sandra Champlain head to the Roosevelt Hotel in Hollywood in an attempt to...

2014-02-28 23:27:31

February 28th is National Tooth Fairy Day and The Real Tooth Fairies are celebrating with the release of their brand new “Ask For a Tooth Fairy Letter” app. The app, which is designed for both the iPhone and the iPad, is available for free at: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ask-for-tooth-fairy-magic/id787383328?mt=8. Wimington, NC (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Now girls can send and decorate Magic Messages from their iPhone or iPad to their Real Tooth Fairy and ask her to bring them a...


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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...

Mapinguari
2014-04-22 13:41:18

Mapinguari The mapinguari or mapinguary is an ape-like cryptid said to inhabit the Amazon rainforests of Brazil and Bolivia. It is also known as the Isnashi. Several attempts to find physical evidence that the creature exists have been conducted. Samples have been gathered, but when analyzed it was found to be from known animals and some of the castings of tracks were inconclusive. Native folklore has described the creature as having only one eye, long claws, backward feet, a...

Pukwudgie, (Korrigan)
2014-02-17 15:15:28

The Pukwudgie is a small humanoid from Wampanoag folklore. The legend of this creature began in connection with the Wampanoag people's first beliefs that a creation giant had created most of Cape Cod, Massachusetts. The Pukwudgies were jealous of the way the Natives adored the creation giant, but still tried to help them, though their efforts were in vein. So the Pukwudgies decided to torment the Wampanoag people instead. Because of this, the Pukwudgie was best to be left alone, or bad...

Sharlie, Lake Monster
2014-01-30 18:08:56

Sharlie is a cryptid that is believed to inhabit Payette Lake near McCall, Idaho. Other names for this reptile-like creature are Slimy Slim or The Twilight Dragon of Payette Lake. Native Americans believed that an evil spirit lived in the lake before western settlers arrived in the area. The first documented sighting of the creature was in 1920 when a group of workers saw what they thought was a log, but it began to move. In August 1944, several groups of people reported seeing a 30...

Wild Man
2014-01-28 14:30:10

The Wild Man of the Navidad has been claimed to be the first Bigfoot in Texas. It was widely reported in 1837 along the Navidad River, in Sublime, Texas. The slaves of that era called it “The Thing That Comes,” because it was never seen, but evidence pointed to something being there. During the night inside the cabins, food would go missing; their fattened hogs would be replaced with thin ones. However, no valuables were never touched. Tools would sometimes go missing but would return...

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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
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