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2014-09-11 12:24:37

New Resort Combines Chic Contemporary Style with an Adults-Only, Limitless All-inclusive Vacation Experience ST. MAARTEN, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With a soft opening in October 2014, Sonesta Ocean Point Resort will be the premier five-star, all-suite property in St. Maarten, bringing a new brand of style, luxury and outstanding service to this stunning Caribbean island. Ultra-luxurious yet sustainable and set in the most spectacular location, the "resort within a resort" sits...

2014-09-11 12:23:48

NEW YORK, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- High 5 Games has released three highly anticipated mobile apps - High 5 Casino for Android and Shake the Sky Casino for both iOS and Android. Additionally, H5G surprised fans by launching its newest social games from Facebook, High 5 Casino Video Poker and Shake the Sky Video Poker for both iOS and Android devices. One of the highest-rated Social Casinos on Facebook is now available for Android mobile play! High 5 Casino players have anxiously...

2014-09-11 08:28:49

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thanks to an all-natural bodybuilding champion trying to add some natural flavor to his boring oatmeal while getting into the best shape of his life, the foodservice industry is about to get a shot in the arm, one sprinkle at a time. Waldman Naturals, Inc. today announced the launch of Kickers® powdered food enhancer, an all-natural fruit-based, gluten-free, product designed to "Sprinkle a little goodness®" onto a variety of foods. "Truth be...

2014-09-11 08:28:13

Physical activity alone is not enough to reach weight loss goals; New technology integration pairs activity tracking with Weight Watchers tools and support to make smart food choices NEW YORK, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE: WTW) is announcing today seamless syncing with popular activity monitors and apps, bringing millions of fitness wearable users the opportunity for a more complete and integrated weight loss experience. Making changes to...

2014-09-11 08:26:21

ODESSA, Texas, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nightlife just got an energy boost in Odessa. RCI Hospitality Holdings, Inc. (NasdaqGM: RICK) announced today the opening by its wholly-owned subsidiary of a new gentlemen's club, Rick's Cabaret Odessa. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140805/133696 Rick's Cabaret is the only upscale gentlemen's club serving liquor in Odessa. It features a full bar and food menu from open until close, top entertainers, and 10,000 square feet of space, with...

2014-09-11 08:26:11

CHICAGO and SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cellar Angels and CellarPass today announced a unique co-marketing partnership to feature expanded and unique access to higher-end wine experiences and exclusive wine sales. By offering immediate access to visit hundreds of wineries and the ability to sell tickets to special, invite-only tasting events across the country and CellarPass "inside knowledge" of where to taste in wine country, are just some of the distinguishing...

2014-09-11 08:25:28

Award-Winning Chef Brings his Vegas Restaurant to the Shore for his First Restaurant in Atlantic City, Slated to Debut in Early 2015 ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, internationally celebrated chef, restaurateur, and television personality, Gordon Ramsay announced a partnership with Caesars Entertainment to open his first restaurant in Atlantic City at the iconic center-Boardwalk casino resort of Caesars. Located in the space currently occupied by Mia...

2014-09-11 00:20:49

Planet Fitness offers affordable gym membership options and non-intimidating workout environment for people of all shapes and sizes embarking on their own fitness journeys NEWINGTON, N.H., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and affordable prices, today announced that for the 4(th) year in a row, the brand will serve as the national gym partner of NBC's hit show The Biggest Loser, which premieres...

2014-09-10 23:14:34

La Jolla roaster is one of the few in the world to secure the Yemen Haraaz Red Maragaha La Jolla, Calif. (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Today, specialty coffee retailer, Bird Rock Coffee Roasters announced that they would carry an extremely rare coffee from Yemen. Although it is known as the birthplace of coffee, Yemen tends to grow and roast its coffee without proper equipment and modern infrastructure, so quality beans from this country are usually in limited quantities and are in high...

2014-09-10 23:14:32

CB-1 Weight Gainer announced a new weight gain shake to add to their line of weight gain products. (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 CB-1 Weight Gainer announced a new weight gain shake to add to their line of weight gain products. The high calorie Supragenix Weight Gain Shake comes in a marshmallow chocolate flavor that’s free of artificial colors, flavors, sweeteners and preservatives. The creators of the shake point out three elements of the shake that make it different and more effective...


Latest Hospitality Recreation Reference Libraries

Norfolk Kaka, Nestor productus
2014-09-11 10:58:16

The Norfolk Kaka (Nestor productus) is an extinct species of large parrot belonging to the parrot super family Strigopoidea. The bird was about 38 centimeters in long with mostly olive-brown upperparts, orange cheeks and throat, straw-colored breast and thighs, rump and lower abdomen dark orange and a prominent beak. It lived in the rocks and treetops of Norfolk Island and the adjacent Phillip Island. It was a relative of the Kaka from New Zealand. It was initially described by the...

Bonin Wood Pigeon, Columbia versicolor
2014-09-10 10:35:09

The Bonin Wood Pigeon (Columbia versicolor) was a pigeon that was native to Nakado-jima and Chichi-jima in the Ogasawara Islands off of the coast of Japan. It’s known from four documented specimens, the first of 1827 and the last from 1889. They averaged a length of 45 centimeters. This bird died out late in the 19th century as a result of deforestation, hunting, and predation by the rats and cats that were introduced. This pigeon was of medium-size, with an average length of 45...

Rouen Duck
2014-09-08 20:09:22

The Rouen duck is a breed of domestic duck that was developed in France during the nineteenth century. Although it had been developed earlier than the nineteenth century in France, it did not become the modern breed until it was brought to England. The original duck was similar to a mallard in appearance, but selective breeding increased its size and changed its coloration. It was mostly used as a table bird, although it could produce eggs for the egg market. The Rouen breed was eventually...

Magpie Duck
2014-09-08 12:28:35

The magpie duck is a breed of domestic duck that originated in the United Kingdom during the nineteenth century. The breed was developed by Oliver Drake and M.C. Gower-Williams, who most likely used selective breeding techniques with the Belgian Huttegem, a breed that was highly similar to the magpie duck. Although it was brought to the United States in 1963 and accepted by the American Standard of Perfection in 1977, it did not become well known in that area until 1984. The weight of the...

Khaki Campbell
2014-09-08 12:05:02

The khaki Campbell duck, also known as the Campbell duck, is a breed of domestic duck that was developed in England by Mrs. Adah Campbell during the early nineteenth century. The development of this breed began when Campbell bought and Indian runner duck of an unknown type and bred them with the domestic Rouen duck and the wild Mallard. The result was known as the Campbell duck and it could lay a large amount of eggs. This breed was introduced to public breeders in 1898, but Campbell wanted...

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  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
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