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2014-03-17 20:20:44

ENID, Okla., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hiland Crude, LLC (Hiland) today announced the launch of an open season to solicit shipper interest for crude oil transportation service involving an expansion of Hiland's Double H Pipeline, a new 488 mile pipeline currently under construction. An initial open season was held in 2012 for the base capacity. The facilities will include the 488-mile Hiland pipeline currently under construction that originates in the Bakken oil production areas...

2011-08-11 09:10:00

ST PETER PORT, Guernsey, August 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - Guernsey property prices continue rises seen earlier in the year - Market confidence continuing to return, reports Skipton International Average property prices in Guernsey rose by a healthy 7.7% in the second quarter of 2011, compared to the same quarter in 2010, according to data released this week by the States of Guernsey. The overall trend both on a rolling annual and...

2011-07-06 10:08:00

ST PETER PORT, Guernsey, July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Skipton Swimarathon [http://www.swimarathon.org ] Committee is delighted to announce that Olympic hopeful Ian Powell will be joining this year's Skipton Swimarathon as the event's official Ambassador. The 25 year old Olympic championship swimmer is Guernsey born and bred and has been a keen swimmer since the age of three. As Ambassador to the Skipton Swimarathon, his role will be to work with the sponsors Skipton...

2011-06-17 12:29:00

ST PETERPORT, Guernsey, June 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Floral Guernsey's 2011 Summer Festival Week programme has been announced. With a packed schedule of events over nine days from the 9th - 17th July, this year's Festival Week offers something for every age and interest. With a focus on education and inspiration, a series of workshops will offer advice and guidance on making the most of your garden. One of the highlights of the week will be a visit to the Island by...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.