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2014-04-16 23:01:08

The 21st Anniversary Casa Pacifica Angels Wine, Food & Brew Festival to be Held on Sunday June 1, 2014 Camarillo, CA (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 In recognition of the large number of specialty brews represented at the Festival each year and the growing popularity of such ales around the country, the 21-year-old Casa Pacifica Angels Wine & Food Festival dons a new name this year and features a new competition to kick it off. This year the Festival, which will be held on June 1st, 2014...

2014-04-16 16:25:51

CLINTON, Md., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Colony South Hotel and Conference Center is pleased to announce that it was selected as the host hotel for Major League Baseball's Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities (RBI) Youth Baseball Tourney coming to the Washington, D.C., area in July 2014. "We here at Colony South are thrilled to announce that we are serving as the official host hotel for Major League Baseball's RBI Youth Baseball Tourney," said Fernando Mayol, General...

2014-04-16 16:25:24

Sports Travel Tours (STT) www.sportstraveltours.com, a leading sports tour operator, has partnered with Stadium Journey (SJ) www.stadiumjourney.com, a leading fan travel magazine and website. The aim of the partnership is to encourage sports fans to travel to the world's largest and smallest sporting events. DALLAS, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sports Travel Tours offers multiple packages to numerous sporting events throughout the world. STT is renowned for creating unique...

2014-04-16 16:25:21

CARLSBAD, Calif., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Callaway Golf Company (NYSE: ELY) announced today that it will release its first quarter 2014 financial results on Wednesday afternoon, April 23, 2014. The Company will subsequently hold a conference call with financial analysts and investors to review the results and discuss the Company's outlook and business at 2:00 p.m. PDT that same day. The call will be broadcast live over the Internet and can be accessed at www.callawaygolf.com....

2014-04-16 12:30:43

NEW YORK, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Crunch, the health club chain best known for making serious fitness fun through unique programming and cutting-edge training, announces the first location in the Hudson Valley, midway between New York City and Albany in Poughkeepsie, NY. The new location, located at 2 Neptune Road, Poughkeepsie, New York, is set to open in June bringing its 'No Judgments' philosophy to Dutchess County....

2014-04-16 12:28:32

RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Thailand Medical Tourism Market (Spending) Analysis & Forecast" to its store. DALLAS, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Thailand is one of the most important and popular medical tourism destinations worldwide. Thailand has the highest number of JCI accredited hospitals compared to its Asian rival countries. Its medical tourists' arrivals numbers is expected to be more than 1 Million by the 2013. Thailand medical tourism market is expected to grow with single...

2014-04-16 12:28:20

~ 13th Annual Virginia Beer Festival and 40-Foot Rubber Duck Make May 17-18 a "Duckie" Weekend to Visit the Heart of Virginia's Waterfront ~ NORFOLK, Va., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The convergence of three annual festivals along with events planned to celebrate the reopening of the city's beloved Chrysler Museum of Art, is shaping up to make May 17-18 one of the most exciting weekends to be in Norfolk, Virginia. Here's what's on tap: -- Chrysler Museum of Art's Grand Reopening The...

2014-04-16 12:25:41

Tallest freestanding drop tower in North America, new water thrill rides, and a land dedicated to Cookie Monster on tap for 2014 season ORLANDO, Fla., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It may be SeaWorld's 50(th) Celebration, but the surprises are all for park guests. SeaWorld parks in Orlando, San Diego and San Antonio - as well as Busch Gardens Tampa, Busch Gardens Williamsburg and Sesame Place - are welcoming the warmer weather with new rides, attractions and events for the entire family to...

2014-04-16 12:24:00

-Dates Confirmed for July 25-27, 2014 - ISLA MUJERES, Mexico, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Celebrating the beauty and culture of Isla Mujeres, Mexico, the Department of Tourism for Isla Mujeres, Mexico, along with Ceviche Tours, an eco-tourism company; Amigos de Isla Contoy, which promotes the conservation of Isla Contoy and several environmental leaders have partnered to announce that the 7(th) Annual Whale Shark Festival will take place July 25-27, 2014. The festival is an...

2014-04-16 12:23:21

Hotels.com highlights top sustainable hotels in nature-rich cities DALLAS, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With Earth Day approaching, many Americans will take the opportunity to appreciate nature and the great outdoors. America's national and state parks offer outdoor spectacles like no other, but several major cities around the world that have embraced urban flora and fauna are nearly as impressive. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140415/74027 The travel experts at...


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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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