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2014-01-30 23:26:27

Horse racing fans and documentary-goers alike are in for a treat as “Penny & Red: the Life of Secretariat’s Owner”, a film by Landlocked Films LLC, debuts at the 2014 Boulder International Film Festival on Saturday, February 15th. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 Boulder-based Landlocked Films will debut “Penny & Red: the Life of Secretariat’s Owner”, a documentary about Penny Chenery, the tough, earthy woman who owned the legendary horse Secretariat, at this...

2014-01-24 16:21:23

NEW YORK, Jan. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 5W Public Relations, one of the 25 largest independent public relations agencies in the U.S., today announced the addition of The Salerno Center to its diverse roster of health, wellness and nutrition clients. 5WPR will execute a comprehensive public relations program designed to increase awareness for its founder, Dr. John P. Salerno, as well as the practice's product line, with the goal of becoming recognized as the go-to doctor for everyone,...

2014-01-21 12:25:26

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Best Bet on Sports, America's leading basketball handicapping website, is proud to announce a company profit of $13,000 with their college basketball picks in the 2013-2014 season. "Our college basketball picks started off with a bang in the 2013 season, and followed through in 2014 hitting over 70% winners going 87-39 this college basketball season," explains Managing Partner Mike Byrd. "We have transitioned from football to basketball...

2014-01-13 12:30:45

YARDLEY, Pa., Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Intraprise Solutions, a custom software and data analytics company, today announced Ralph Arcaro has been appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO) by the company's Board of Directors effective January 2, 2014. Mr. Arcaro has been a managing director of the company since 2009. Over the past 14 years, Mr. Arcaro has held several executive positions at Intraprise Solutions. "Ralph has proven to be a strong leader, helping Intraprise...

2014-01-13 08:24:55

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Best Bet on Sports, America's leading sports handicapping website, is proud to announce a company record of $120,020 in profits in 2013, beating out $114,000 in profits in 2012. "2013 was our most profitable year in company history," explains Managing Partner Mike Byrd. "Football in 2013 had $32,000 profit down from last year's record setting $40,000. We made up for it in basketball and baseball averaging well over $10,000 a month with...

2014-01-09 23:27:46

True Course applies its award-winning mentoring and coaching approach in a complimentary 3-part webinar series to assist people to live Without Regret in the New Year. Waco, TX (PRWEB) January 09, 2014 True Course will offer a complimentary 3-part webinar series to give participants a motivational jump-start and coaching support for their personal development goals in the New Year. The webinars will be live at 12 noon CST on Tuesdays, January 14, 21, and 28, 2014. The sessions are based...

2014-01-08 23:21:24

The Body Archer Back Stretching Chair helps you keep your 2014 health & fitness resolutions in-sight & in-mind. Burbank, CA (PRWEB) January 08, 2014 Every year, people around the world form New Year's resolutions. Most involve getting more fit, eating better and, basically, creating a healthier lifestyle. Right after January 1st, gym and diet program memberships skyrocket. However, on average, Americans’ New Year's resolutions last only eight days! So how can Americans...

2014-01-06 16:24:47

Home of the Kentucky Derby will Broadcast Crisp, Clear 4K Content for Fans LAS VEGAS and LOUISVILLE, Ky., Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Panasonic Corporation of North America and Churchill Downs Racetrack, the legendary home of the Kentucky Derby, are proud to announce the installation of the new 4K "Big Board", the only video board in an outdoor stadium or arena capable of displaying 4K. As the largest 4K video board in the world, the 171-foot wide by 90-foot tall video board will...

2014-01-02 12:22:03

The World's Largest Obstacle Race Series to Deliver Highest Cash Prize Total in 5K Race History CHICAGO, Jan. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The inaugural Warrior Dash World Championship is a worldwide 5K obstacle race where top finishers will take home the ultimate bragging rights and thousands of dollars worth of prize money. The event will take place on Saturday, Oct. 18 at Yolo Land and Cattle Co. in Esparto, California. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140102/CG39557)...

2013-12-20 23:24:07

Online Bingo Site Operated by Churchill Downs Presented the Check on Thursday Mountain View, CA (PRWEB) December 20, 2013 Luckity.com, a division of Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) (NASDAQ: CHDN), donated $5,000 to the Oak Grove High School Marching Band program in San Jose, Calif., during a check presentation ceremony on Thursday. The donation is to help replace the money stolen by an armed robber during the band’s weekly bingo fundraiser last Wednesday night. Luckity.com, the...


Latest Horse racing Reference Libraries

Barb Horse
2014-04-02 11:48:13

The Barb horse, also known as the Berber horse, is a breed that was developed in northern Africa. Its origin is unknown, but it is thought to have been developed in the 8th century, near the time that Muslim invaders entered the area. Some suggest that the breed is an ancestor of the Arabian horse while others suggest that it shares an ancestor with that breed. Today, there are many types of Barb horses including Algerian and Moroccan Barbs. The Barb horse was sometimes mistaken for the...

Landseer
2013-06-19 14:24:18

The Landseer is a breed of domestic dog that is considered a color variant of the Newfoundland by most kennel clubs. However, many organizations consider it a distinct breed known officially as the Landseer European Continental Type (E.C.T.). The breed received its common name in honor of Sir Edwin Henry Landseer, a painter who created a picture called A Distinguished Member of the Humane Society in 1868, which featured a member of the breed. It is thought that the Landseer was locally...

Congaree National Park
2013-04-18 00:18:43

Congaree National Park is located in the U.S. state of South Carolina. The park holds 26,546 acres and the largest area of old growth forest in the United States. The establishment of the park began in 1969, when a group of conservationists began a grass roots movement to save the forested area from falling into the hands of private owners. Congress established Congaree Swamp National Monument in 1976, protecting it from loggers and in 1983, the area was designated as an International...

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2008-12-18 21:48:47

The Indian Skimmer (Rynchops albicollis), is a species of bird that is found in southern Asia where it is sparsely distributed and is declining in population. Its habitat is large rivers and lakes, swamps, coastal wetlands, and estuaries. It is most common in freshwater, particularly during the breeding season. Breeding colonies are islands or sandy spits, especially on rivers. Its range has become more and more fragmented in recent decades. It is still found in areas of Pakistan, central...

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