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2015-01-15 23:09:06

The annual ‘Newport 10 Miler,’ which starts and ends at National Historic Landmark Fort Adams has received awards and recognition from Competitor Magazine.

2015-01-13 23:03:19

The Meadows trauma and addiction treatment center sponsors this year's SavingTeens Annual Charity Celebration WICKENBURG, ARIZ.

2015-01-08 23:01:06

eReflect and 7 Speed Reading™ share captivating images from a town in Wales, rightly named the Book Town.

2014-12-30 23:06:50

Modern Bath has recently expanded their inventory to include product lines from Grohe, Santec, and Franke, offering new faucets, sinks, kitchen and bath accessories, and more.

2014-12-12 23:00:50

Eastside Center prepared to participate in the Bangor Festival of Lights. Wethersfield, CT (PRWEB) December 12, 2014 Eastside Center is getting ready

2014-12-01 08:29:56

CARDIFF, Wales, December 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arthurian Life Sciences, the specialist fund management company led by Professor Sir Chris Evans, announced today it has

2014-11-18 12:34:54

SWANSEA, Wales, November 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cautela Security UK Ltd was the main security provider and event sponsor for an evening with Arnold Schwarzenegger, hosted


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North Ronaldsay Sheep
2014-10-23 14:48:17

The North Ronaldsay sheep is a breed of domestic sheep that reside on the island of North Ronaldsay in the Orkney Islands of Scotland. This breed was developed by crossing breeds found on the Orkney and Shetland islands. Today, it can be found on many of the other islands in the area and some have been exported as an exotic breed. Because the North Ronaldsay developed on an isolated island with little vegetation, it primarily consumes seaweed and this has altered its digestive system and...

Grice
2014-09-05 10:47:45

The grice, also known as the highland or Irish pig, is an extinct breed of domestic pig that once roamed the highland hills and islands of Scotland and Ireland. During the nineteenth century, this breed was described as being extremely hardy and aggressive, often known to wander from its own farmlands to forage for food. Because of this, it was recommended that farmers stop keeping the breed on their farms, and coupled with the growing popularity of imported pigs it declined in population and...

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Word of the Day
ultimo
  • In the month which preceded the present; in the last month, as distinguished from the current or present month and all others.
  • In the month which preceded the present; in the last month, as distinguished from the current or present month and all others.
The word 'ultimo' comes from the Latin phrase 'ultimo mense', 'in the last month'.
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