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2013-06-13 23:19:15

The Helena Montana GeoTour is a great way to discover all the treasures of Montana´s Capital City. Helena, Montana (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 When you go on vacation, how often do you wonder what the locals know that you´re not able to experience simply because you don´t know about it, you don´t know where to find it and you don´t know how to get there? Where are the best hiking trails? What museum should you not miss? Where are those off-the-beaten path hidden treasures...

2011-08-05 20:35:00

SEATTLE, Aug. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Groundspeak today was named to Outside Magazine's fourth annual "Best Places to Work" list. Groundspeak was ranked No. 7 out of 50 selected companies. The full list and story will be published in the September issue of Outside magazine, available on newsstands August 16, 2011. Groundspeak has been inspiring outdoor play through location-based technology since founding the website Geocaching.com in 2000. The company has grown from the three original...

2011-06-09 15:43:00

AUSTIN, Texas, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Fans of geocaching, a real-world game in which players search for "hidden treasure" using GPS coordinates, are being challenged to locate and announce the featured performers at UTOPiAfest, October 14-15, 2011, organizers say. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110609/CG17522) "UTOPiAfest offers a true alternative to the large, multiple stage music festivals that often favor quantity over a quality audience experience,"...

2011-05-21 00:00:00

Merging Timberland key values of eco-friendly, love of the outdoors and adventure with the world's largest location-based recreational activity. (PRWEB) May 20, 2011 The series of events will be launching in Paris, Brussels, Madrid, London, Milan and Berlin in May. The aim of this high-tech outdoor treasure hunt is to encourage people to rediscover the environmental treasures hidden in these great cities by harnessing every day technology in their search for geocaches, rewards and fun. For...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'