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2015-05-16 08:20:15

BEAR MOUNTAIN, N.Y., May 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Motomarathon Association will bring its long-distance, motorcycle sport-touring format to the Empire State July 23-26 with the 2015 New

2015-05-15 23:05:34

Longtime leader in diet meal delivery releases full menu update, ahead of anticipated Dietary Guidelines for Americans 2015. Lorton, VA (PRWEB) May 15, 2015

2015-05-15 16:23:17

Feast Portland Reveals Year-Four Festival Lineup, Including New Saturday Marquee Event Smoked!, Hottest Roster Yet of Local, National and International Chefs PORTLAND, Ore., May 15,

2015-05-15 16:23:15

A Refreshed Arcade, New Retail Shop & Updated Laser Tag Round Out Additions BUENA PARK, Calif., May 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Beginning Friday, May 15, Knott's Berry Farm's guests will

2015-05-15 16:21:56

Family Park Events Planned Across U.S. This Weekend WASHINGTON, May 15, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S.

2015-05-15 16:20:35

SARASOTA, Fla., May 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Boaterz 'n Bikerz Hull of a Tour² launch of "The Freedom Ride" throttled forward today from Sarasota, FL's Marina Jack location as

2015-05-15 12:27:25

ROCKVILLE, Md., May 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In the world of snacks, crackers are fast becoming the next big thing for snackers and the final frontier for food marketers, according to market

2015-05-15 12:27:12

Fight HDD With MHG, The First And Only Treatment For Chronic HDD NEW YORK, May 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Morgans Hotel Group Co.

2015-05-15 12:27:08

FARGO, N.D., May 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SunButter, the leading peanut free alternative to peanut butter, introduces a new School Safe, Peanut Free Recipe Book.

2015-05-15 12:20:40

NYC residents could save on new cars during the Memorial Day event until May 31 NEW YORK, May 15, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- While many businesses only have Memorial Day sales on


Latest Hospitality Recreation Reference Libraries

Mountain Yellow-Legged Frog, Rana muscosa
2014-11-18 12:06:30

The Mountain Yellow-Legged Frog (Rana muscosa) is a true frog native to California. They can be found in mountain creeks and lakes, meadow streams, isolated pools, and lake borders. They are usually found near steep-gradient streams of a chaparral belt or other water sources around 1,200 to 7,750 feet above sea level. The Southern Mountain Yellow-legged Frog is endangered and the Sierra Mountain Yellow-legged Frog is threatened. This is a small frog, measuring about 5 to 7.5 centimeters....

Norfolk Horn
2014-10-23 13:55:56

The Norfolk horn, known by many other names including the Old Norfolk, the Blackface Norfolk Horned, and the Norfolk Horned, is a breed of domestic sheep that was developed in the heathlands of Norfolk, England. Unlike other black-faced sheep breeds, this breed is able to survive in dry and cool conditions. It was popular in its native country until the nineteenth century, during which time more improved breeds the Southdown were introduced. These two breeds were crossbred to develop the...

Orites excelsus
2014-10-13 13:23:35

Orites excelsus is a species of rainforest tree. The species may also be referred to as the Prickly ash, the Mountain silky oak or the White beefwood. This tree is a member of the Proteaceae family. O. excelsus can be found in New South Wales and southeast Queensland. Orites excelsus will typically grow to approximately 100 feet tall. Its trunk is thick with grey or brown bark. Mature leaves become simple and smooth measuring 1.6-7.4 inches and .6-1.8 inches wide. Young leaves are covered...

Lomatia tasmanica
2014-10-07 10:48:37

Lomatia tasmanica is commonly referred to as King's Lomatia. It is a shrub species from Tasmania that belongs to the Proteaceae family. Only one small colony of L. tasmanica is thought to be alive in the wild. L. tasmanica has shiny green leaves and produces pink flowers. It is an unusual plant, being that there is no genetic difference between plants. It is defined as a triploid, which by definition means it contains all 3 chromosomes and is sterile. Reproduction for the plant happens...

Mount Bisoke
2014-10-04 17:51:30

Mount Bisoke, also known as Visoke, is an active stratovolcano that is located on the border between Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Its summit, which reaches an elevation of 12,175 feet, is located in Rwanda. This volcano is in the Virunga Mountains, which is part of the Albertine Rift, in the western section of the East African Rift. It is protected within Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda and Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Like all of the...

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Word of the Day
meacock
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).