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2013-01-04 05:02:08

Port Ludlow Marina makes a splash at the Seattle Boat Show, which runs January 25th - February 3rd. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) January 03, 2013 You've heard the saying "Everyone's a winner"? Well, everyone who stops by the Port Ludlow Marina's booth at the Seattle Boat Show will be. This year Port Ludlow is offering everyone who comes to their booth a prize. Each visitor will receive a scratch and win ticket in one of three catagories: Marina, Inn, or Golf and every ticket is a winner. Prizes...

2012-12-01 05:03:59

Visit Newport Beach Inc. launches the new mobile destination guide application for Newport Beach, California visitors. Newport Beach, CA (PRWEB) November 30, 2012 Visit Newport Beach Inc. announced the launch of the “Visit Newport Beach Inc. Mobile Concierge” iPhone and Android Mobile application. Developed by VisitMobileTM, the Mobile Concierge app is a downloadable Newport Beach destination guide that provides an effortless way for travelers to plan and navigate their way...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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