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2014-10-07 12:31:41

DUBLIN, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Weight Management: U.S. Consumer Mindsets" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The upward trend in obesity that has vexed public health officials for decades may have leveled out and the healthy eating movement remains on the upswing. Still, nearly 100 million Americans are watching their diet to lose weight or to maintain their current weight....

2014-10-07 12:31:35

Balance bare® Debuts Promotion on Balance.com RONKONKOMA, N.Y., Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Balance Bar(®), maker of one of America's original nutrition energy bars, today announces availability of its new Balance bare(®) line. Available in three delicious flavors - Mixed Berry Nut, Sea Salt Caramel Nut and Sweet & Spicy Nut - the bars are made with whole nuts, fruits, seeds and other simple and nutritious ingredients. Each bar is 160 calories and are non-GMO, gluten free,...

2014-10-07 12:29:00

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The eighth annual Pittsburgh Whiskey & Fine Spirits Festival struts back to Rivers Casino on Friday, October 24, 2014. This year, over 1,500 guests are invited to wear their fanciest, fashion forward attire at the Runway themed event. During the festival, attendees can sample luxury liquors, indulge in delicious hors d'oeuvres and try their luck at any of the casino's games. This year's festival boasts several exciting interactive vendor...

2014-10-07 12:28:46

Hotel in Daytona Beach, FL, offers bikers deluxe accommodations at 15 percent off when three nights are booked DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Florida travelers heading to Biketoberfest this October have plenty of reasons to get revved up with excitement, and the Courtyard Daytona Beach Speedway/Airport hopes to add to the thrill with a special discount. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141007/150679 Just in time for Florida's perfect fall weather,...

2014-10-07 12:28:15

~Featuring Renowned Tattoo Artists, Exclusive Events and Credit towards Body Art NEW YORK, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The first-ever tattoo-themed North American cruise, Ink or Swim, will sail April 16 - 20, 2015 from Fort Lauderdale to Cozumel, Mexico on Royal Caribbean's Liberty of the Seas®. Produced by REBEL INK, the popular magazine highlighting the tattoo lifestyle and award-winning photographer Dan Howell, the first annual cruise will offer guests the exclusive...

2014-10-07 12:28:14

Top PR firm to promote Fifty Shades of Grey Wine and Downton Abbey Wine NEW YORK, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 5W Public Relations, one of the 25 largest independent public relations firms in the U.S., today announced the addition of Wines That Rock to its diverse roster of beverages and consumer packaged goods clients. This is Wines That Rock's third engagement with the firm in as many years to promote its licensed products. For this appointment, 5W will promote Fifty Shades of...

2014-10-07 12:27:59

Collectible edition by Robert Sharoff and William Zbaren of the American City Project tells the story of Miesian Architecture, including The Langham, Chicago CHICAGO, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Langham, Chicago is featured in an exciting new book published by The Images Publishing Group. "Last is More: Mies, IBM and the Transformation of Chicago", was written by Robert Sharoff with photographs by William Zbaren. These celebrated architectural photojournalists are focusing their...

2014-10-07 12:27:58

CARLSBAD, Calif., Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Callaway Golf Company (NYSE: ELY) officially announced the new Big Bertha Alpha 815 Driver, a club that establishes a new driver category. The Big Bertha Alpha 815 Driver gives golfers the benefit of maximum distance from low spin and forgiveness. While low driver spin has previously come at the expense of forgiveness, Alpha 815 has changed that pattern by giving players both characteristics in one club. Photo -...

2014-10-07 12:27:22

Premier specialty sporting goods retailer offers products for all athletes that give back to the cause LOS ANGELES, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Breast Cancer Awareness Month is the perfect time to start giving back by joining the fight against breast cancer. For the month of October, premier specialty sporting goods retailer Sport Chalet encourages its athletes to show their support by sporting the latest in pink apparel and gear that provide proceeds to fund various breast cancer programs...

2014-10-07 12:25:51

Combining Innovation with Smart Features to Deliver Enhanced Benefits to Users NEW YORK, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nautilus Inc. (NYSE: NLS), a leader in innovative home fitness equipment, today unveiled new products, including the Bowflex Body(TM) nutrition line, Bowflex® SelectTech® 560 Dumbbells and a new line of Nautilus® cardio equipment. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click...


Latest Hospitality Recreation Reference Libraries

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...

Slender Tree Frog, Litoria adelaidensis
2014-10-01 08:59:02

The Slender Tree Frog (Litoria adelaidensis) is a tree frog that is endemic to southwestern Australia. It has a very slender build, a thin and flat body with a flat and pointed snout. The dorsal surface is seen in a variety of colors, from completely brown or green, to brown with green patches. The flanks of the body have a dark brown or black stripe, which runs through the eye to the nostril; the line is much narrower between the nostril and the eye. The ventral surface is white, and the...

Mountain Stream Tree Frog, Litoria barringtonensis
2014-09-25 09:47:45

The Mountain Stream Tree Frog (Litoria barringtonensis) is a species of tree frog that is endemic to highland areas of NSW, Australia extending from the Myall Lakes region, north to around Dorrigo National Park and west to Barrington Tops National Park. This frog is a rather small tree frog measuring to about 45 millimeters in length. It is a light green to dark olive green in color on the dorsal surface and occasionally brown morphs are encountered. The thighs are a mango-yellow color and...

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