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2014-04-22 08:27:57

Anytime Fitness campaign is designed to "Pay Fitness Forward" HASTINGS, Minn., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- They say, "When you've got your health, you've got everything." If that's true, then wouldn't it be great to be able to give others the ultimate gift: The gift of health? http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130506/AQ07432LOGO-b That's the thinking behind a new campaign launched by Anytime Fitness (www.anytimefitness.com), the world's fastest-growing fitness club. "My...

2014-04-22 08:25:37

National Group Salutes Country's Only Large Restaurant Group to be "Certified Green Restaurants®" SAN DIEGO, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time for Earth Day, Souplantation and Sweet Tomatoes Restaurants have earned a "Certified Green Restaurants(®)" designation from the Green Restaurant Association, making them the country's largest restaurant chain to receive the environmental honor for all locations. The certification, the second time the fresh soup and salad specialists have...

2014-04-22 08:24:48

Multiple efforts lead to improved sustainability in communities COLUMBUS, Ohio, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- White Castle is best known for serving its famous Sliders at more than 400 restaurants, but what many don't know is that this 94-year-old national icon also is passionate about sustainability. The efforts of the family-owned business to become "greener" started in the 1960s with founder Billy Ingram, when White Castle put in place year-round processes to drive continuous...

2014-04-22 08:23:23

Starting June 5, 2014 Cuba Travel Services will offer a new route to its current charter schedule, expanding its network to 6 cities throughout the island. CYPRESS, Calif., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cuba Travel Services, the leading authorized carrier service provider with offices in California and Florida, is now offering direct flights from Miami to Holguin, Cuba. Cuba Travel Services arranges flights operated by American Airlines and Sun Country Airlines to popular...

2014-04-22 04:20:57

- Top contenders Tammara Behl and Kaila Klassen are eliminated from the MASTERCHEF CANADA kitchen - - The grand prize winner will be announced on the season finale of MASTERCHEF CANADA, airing Monday, April 28 at 8 p.m. ET/7 p.m. CT on CTV - - MASTERCHEF CANADA is renewed for a second season, with casting for Season 2 open now at ctv.ca/masterchefcanada - To tweet this release: http://bit.ly/1fh6tMi #MCC @MasterChefCDA TORONTO, April 22, 2014 /CNW/ - Get ready for a...

2014-04-21 23:11:05

Everyone is invited to join this annual event to make a clean sweep of their neighborhood, and pitch-in to help beautify, recycle and clean-up. Brooklyn, NY (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 The Mac Support Store, Brooklyn’s first Apple Repair Shop, has announced that they are taking part in The Park Slope Civic Council’s annual “Spring Civic Sweep” to collect Electronics for Recycling. "It's a great opportunity for residents to pitch-in and be part of this beautification,...

2014-04-21 23:09:47

Gourmet Food and Fine Wines - Celebrity Chefs and Exotic Wildlife Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 Feast on some of the best food in the District at ZooFari. Guests are invited to sink their teeth into delicious dishes served by more than 100 of the area’s finest restaurants and wineries, while supporting the Smithsonian’s National Zoo’s conservation and education programs. ZooFari, hosted by FONZ (Friends of the National Zoo), will be May 15 from 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. In...

2014-04-21 23:08:43

Stage Ready Nutrition And Training created by Brian Cannone is the latest program that provides people with exercises, techniques, tips, and detailed instructions on how to become professional fitness models. An overview on the website Vinaf.com shows if the program is good for people to use. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 Stage Ready Nutrition And Training is a new program developed by Brian Cannone, who has over 20 years of experience in the health and fitness industry. The program...

2014-04-21 23:08:35

The April 25-27 Face of America bicycle ride from non-profit World T.E.A.M. Sports will see more than 500 participants, including 130 injured veterans. The two-day ride from the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia will travel 110 miles to the historic battlefields of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Arlington, Virginia (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 More than 500 participants on bicycles, hand cycles, and recumbent bicycles will travel 110 miles on a two-day ride that begins April 26 from the Pentagon in...

2014-04-21 23:07:44

This is the third year that Pedestrian and Patagonia are partnering for Advocate Weeks, this year with Community Cycles and previously with the Center for Resource Conservation in 2012 and Growing Gardens in 2013. Boulder, Colorado (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 Community Cycles gets $20 for each pair of Patagonia shoes purchased from the Pedestrian Shops between June 20 and July 6. The partnership is part of Patagonia Footwear’s Advocate Weeks initiative, which helps retailers promote local...


Latest Hospitality Recreation Reference Libraries

Table Mountain Pine, Pinus pungens
2014-04-18 07:52:15

Table mountain pine (Pinus pungens) is native to the Appalachian Mountains located in the United States. This pine also goes by the name of hickory pine, prickly pine, or mountain pine. The Table mountain pine grows best in dry conditions with soils that are made up of clay, loam, or sand, and is found scattered throughout the rocky slopes from Georgia to Pennsylvania. This pine grows best in higher elevations from 984 feet to 5780 feet with the bigger trees growing in the southern areas of...

Sand Pine, Pinus clausa
2014-04-14 10:28:55

Sand Pine (Pinus clausa) is found along the Florida coasts line mainly the Florida Peninsula from Tampa to Naples on the Gulf Coast and from St. Augustine to Fort Lauderdale on the Atlantic Coast. Some trees can be found in higher elevations of the peninsula from Clay County to Lake Okeechobee. The sand pine grows best in sandy and otherwise unsuitable soil depleted of any nutrients. The sand pine is a short and shrubby tree, which grows to heights of 16-33 feet with some growing to 69...

Highland Pony
2014-04-14 08:25:02

The Highland Pony is one of the largest breeds of pony of the mountain and moorland pony breeds. It is native to Scotland and the British Isles. Originally used as a work horse dating back to the 1880s, but now the pony is mainly used for driving, trekking and riding, but some are still used for working. Some breeders specifically develop Highland Ponies for packing deer from the mountains and limited timber extraction. Two types of Highland’s were originally bred, a small pony of the...

Haleakalā
2014-04-09 16:28:16

Haleakalā, also known as the East Maui Volcano, is a possibly active shield volcano that is located in Hawaii and actually comprises 75 percent of the island of Maui. Its name means house of the sun in the Hawaiian language and local legend says that the crater was the home of the demigod Māui’s grandmother, who helped him to force the sun to move slowly over the course of the day in order to prolong it. This volcano reaches an elevation of 3,055 feet and it holds steep slopes and a few...

Mount Kerinci
2014-04-08 13:32:05

Mount Kerinci, known by many other names including Gunung Kerinci, Berapi Kurinci, and Peak of Indrapura, is an active stratovolcano that is located in Indonesia on the island of Sumatra. It reaches an elevation of 12,484 feet, making it the tallest volcano in Indonesia, and is located within Kerinci Seblat National Park. This volcano features fifteen lakes, the largest of which are Kerinci Lake and Gunung Tujuh Lake. The summit holds a deep crater that is sometimes slightly filled by a...

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