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2014-10-29 23:15:44

Nearly 100 high school girls were introduced to nontraditional career paths in Welding, Mechatronics, Engineering, Applied Art & Design with Photography, Drafting and Engineering Support, and Construction and Energy Technology at Sierra College. Rocklin, CA (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Sierra College hosted the second Nontraditional Employment for Women (NEW) event on October 19 to inspire high school girls to consider Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) careers where women...

2014-10-29 23:10:45

On Wednesday, October 29th from 10:30 am to 1:30 pm, the Medical Center of Marin (MCoM) will be administering 50 complimentary flu shots donated by the Marin County Department of Health and Human Services (MCDHHS) to the elderly uninsured/underinsured population at Whistlestop Active Aging Center in San Rafael, CA, in the Caboose Room on a Drop-in only basis. Corte Madera, CA (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 On Wednesday, October 29th from 10:30 am to 1:30 pm, the Medical Center of Marin (MCoM)...

2014-10-29 23:03:15

A solar power plant worker in the Mojave Desert battles hot temperatures, and scores NFL tickets and heat stress products from Cintas and Sqwincher CINCINNATI—Oct. 29, 2014 – (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 -- Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ: CTAS), a leading provider of on-site safety services and training solutions, and The Sqwincher Corporation, a leader in electrolyte replacement drinks, today named Stephen Dean the winner of its “Hottest Job in America” contest. Dean endures temperatures...

2014-10-29 23:01:35

Uniweld Products, Inc. will have live flame and hands-on demos at booth #522 at the 2014 IHACI Show in Pasadena, CA Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Uniweld Products will be exhibiting at this year’s IHACI Show in Pasadena, CA. They are excited to show off some of their new products at booth #522. Make sure to stop by Uniweld’s booth for live product demonstrations on brazing with nitrogen using the NitroVue™ Flow Indicator and the 5-Flame Cap’n Hook Tip. Booth visitors can...

2014-10-29 16:26:54

Hotel in Torrance, CA, will unveil "Man in the Sun" on Nov. 1, 2014, and put it up for silent auction; proceeds will go toward helping the nonprofit organization TORRANCE, Calif., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blending the love of art and philanthropy, the Torrance Marriott South Bay is proud to announce an upcoming silent auction facilitated by OMG GLOBAL, LLC that will benefit Children's Hospital Los Angeles. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141029/155300 An extension of...

2014-10-29 12:31:26

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In an effort to redefine and activate public space, the South Park Business Improvement District (BID) and the Los Angeles Sustainability Collaborative (LASC) partnered to create a robust "green alley initiative" for the South Park area in Downtown Los Angeles. The final product is a detailed report on the potential for green alleys in South Park, with the goal of providing a roadmap for local developers, city departments, and third...

2014-10-28 23:13:51

Award-winning IT officer has been keeping Bill Howe Plumbing up-to-date for two decades San Diego, CA (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 Bill Howe Plumbing has a distinguished history of offering high quality plumbing, heating and air conditioning, and restoration and flood services. For over 30 years, they have been industry leaders and set the precedence for service companies in their community. The San Diego plumber began the company with the mission to offer the highest quality services at...

2014-10-28 16:25:39

LOS GATOS, Calif., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Netflix, Inc. (Nasdaq: NFLX) today announced participation in the following upcoming events with the financial community: RBC Technology, Internet, Media & Telecommunications ConferenceTuesday, November 11, 2014New York, NY9:05 a.m. Pacific Time / 12:05 p.m. Eastern TimePresenter: David Wells, CFO UBS 42nd Annual Global Media and Communications ConferenceMonday, December 8, 2014New York, NY10:30 a.m. Pacific Time / 1:30 p.m....

2014-10-28 12:37:34

IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 5 Bars Communities(TM) announced today that it has been selected as the chief wireless consultant for the San Joaquin Hills Transportation Corridor Agency's 73 Toll Road. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141028/154733LOGO 5 Bars Communities(TM) will develop a Wireless Master Plan for the 73 Toll Road. The scope of the project includes benchmarking the existing coverage of the major wireless carriers, gaps in coverage, and the...

2014-10-28 12:37:07

Representatives from Stanford University, Synopsys and Efficient Power Conversion Corporation to Take the Stage Jan. 27-30 in Santa Clara SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DesignCon, the premier conference for chip, board and systems design engineers in the high-speed communications and semiconductor communities, today announced its robust keynote lineup as it enters its twentieth year. Influential electronic design professionals from Stanford University, Synopsys and Efficient...


Latest Geography of California Reference Libraries

Sierra National Forest
2014-07-31 09:31:42

Sierra National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California and extends along the western slope of the Sierra Nevada mountain range. It holds 1,300,000 acres of protected land that is divided into three ranger districts known as Bass lake Ranger District, High Sierra Ranger District, and Supervisor's Office. It was established in 1893 as the Sierra Forest Reserve, but in 1897, the reserve was split into two areas and it was renamed the Sierra South. It...

Shasta–Trinity National Forest
2014-07-31 09:18:57

Shasta-Trinity National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California. It holds 2,210,485 acres of protected land, making it the largest national forest in its state, and five designated wilderness areas including Mount Shasta Wilderness, Trinity Alps Wilderness, and Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness. This forest was created in 1954, when the Trinity and Shasta National Forests were combined. Shasta-Trinity national Forest holds many features...

San Bernardino National Forest
2014-07-31 08:53:16

San Bernardino National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California. This forest encompasses 823,816 acres of protected land, which is divided into two separate areas by mountain ranges known as the San Bernardino Mountains located in the east and the San Jacinto and Santa Rosa Mountains located in the north. This forest holds eight designated wilderness areas, some of which overlap into Angeles National Forest, including Cucamonga Wilderness, San...

Sequoia slender salamander, Batrachoseps kawia
2014-02-06 10:04:58

The Sequoia slender salamander (Batrachoseps kawia) is a member of the Plethodontidae family. The species is native to California, ranging the western Sierra Mountains in California and the Kaweah River in Tulare County, California. The Sequoia slender salamander inhabits deciduous woodlands, mossy green areas and coniferous forests. The Sequoia slender salamander typically reaches lengths between 1.3 to 1.8 inches long from snout to vent.  As its common name implies, its small, slim body...

San Gabriel slender salamander, Batrachoseps gabrieli
2014-02-06 09:49:23

The San Gabriel slender salamander (Batrachoseps gabrieli) is a member of the Plethodontidae family of salamander species. The species is native to California and it is found ranging from the San Gabriel Canyon, in the eastern San Gabriel Mountains to Kimbark and Waterman Canyon in the extreme western San Bernardino Mountains. The San Gabriel slender salamander grows to lengths between 1.5 and 2 inches. As its name implies, its small, slim body gives this salamander an almost wormlike...

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