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2014-10-27 12:28:14

SPECIAL PERFORMANCE BY TABOO OF THE BLACK EYED PEAS LAS VEGAS, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WHO: EVA LONGORIA, will host PADRES CONTRA EL CANCER'S (PADRES), 14th annual fundraising event, the 'EL SUENO DE ESPERANZA,' CELEBRATION in partnership with TAO(R) Group and The Venetian(R) and The Palazzo(R) Las Vegas. The evening will honor and...

2014-10-27 12:27:57

Iconic band Erasure will perform live at The Palms in Las Vegas, with special guest star crooner Brian Evans. Evans CD has been released in Korea through Warner Brothers Music, has a novel "Horrorscope" headed for all media, and releases "Creature." LOS ANGELES, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Brian Evans will re-enter Las Vegas in style when he opens for legendary band "Erasure" on Halloween at The Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas. His fictional novel, "Horrorscope," is currently...

2014-10-27 12:27:21

Denver marketing agency Webolutions has won two Davey Awards for website design. The Denver website design for Fossil Trace Golf Club was recognized in two categories. DENVER, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts (AIVA) recognized Denver marketing agency Webolutions with two 2014 Davey Awards. Denver website design for Fossil Trace Golf Club won in the categories of Sports Category and Visual Appeal. Photo -...

2014-10-27 12:22:10

Theme cruises feature dance pros and celebrities from the hit ABC show; all cruises offer special programming and guest dance competitions on every sailing SEATTLE, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Holland America Line will continue the "Dancing with the Stars: At Sea" program in 2015/2016 due to its overwhelming popularity and success. For the third year, the collaboration brings the excitement of ABC's hit show "Dancing with the Stars" to all of the premium ships in the Holland America Line...

2014-10-27 08:36:35

Manufacturer of FDA-approved human grade foods launches new social campaign. SAN DIEGO, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Honest Kitchen, maker of 100% FDA approved human grade pet food, unveils a social media quiz to determine how 'human' US pets really are. The lighthearted quiz will live at www.HowHumanIsYourPet.com for a duration of three weeks beginning October 27, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141027/154447 Users will answer 10 questions ranging from where...

2014-10-27 08:24:34

Students repurpose cartons in their gardens while learning a valuable lesson in sustainability MEMPHIS, Tenn., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Evergreen Packaging, with support from KidsGardening.org, announces the launch of Carton 2 Garden, a nation-wide competition that gives students a hands-on experience in repurposing empty cartons to build or enhance their school garden. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141025/154379 "Partnering with KidsGardening.org as our...

2014-10-27 08:20:41

NEUSS, Germany, October 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 14 suppliers honored with European Supplier Awards in 2014 Johnson Controls, a global leader in automotive interiors, presented its annual European Supplier Awards last week. A total of 14 suppliers to the Interiors business were recognized for outstanding achievement at the Classic Remise in Dusseldorf with a Performance Award and/or Leadership Award. "We are proud to once again recognize the Interiors supply base...

2014-10-26 23:01:30

Achievement Accelerator reviews have been flooding the Internet and HealthyandFitZone.com reveals the truth about this course that claims to teach people how to experience true success in life and business. Houston, TX (PRWEB) October 26, 2014 Achievement Accelerator, a course that was 18 years in the making promises to give people Brendon’s knowledge and experience that will help them accept their lives. This has caught the attention of HealthyandFitZone.com’s Stan Stevenson,...

2014-10-26 23:00:27

Dating Factory, the international leader in online dating white labeling services, supports partners at the upcoming UK Dating Awards. London, UK (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 Nominations for the first annual UK Dating Awards have been announced, recognizing the achievements of three of Dating Factory's top partners. The 2014 UK Dating Awards will be held Thursday, November 13th at Honourable Artillery Company building in London. The Awards acknowledge the accomplishments of companies and...

2014-10-25 23:02:23

This award is in honor of Bob Savage's courage to speak frequently, energetically and effectively on behalf of people in recovery, their family members, friends and allies. CCAR seeks to honor an individual who has had a positive influence on key decision makers in Connecticut and has consistently advocated on issues of importance to the recovery community. Hartford, CT (PRWEB) October 25, 2014 Background: In 1998 Bob Savage founded the Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery...


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Rambouillet Sheep
2014-10-27 11:31:48

The Rambouillet sheep, also known as the French Merino or the Rambouillet Merino, is a breed of domestic sheep that was developed in France. This breed’s development began in 1786, when King Louis XVI acquired 366 Spanish Merino sheep from King Charles III of Spain. The flock was bred experimentally at Bergerie royale, a royal farmed owned by the king, where crossbreeding and selective breeding with English long-wool breeds produced a more defined breed. By the time the Rambouillet sheep...

Lamprocapnos spectabilis
2014-10-27 10:12:32

Lamprocaponos spectabilis is a flowering plant. The species belongs to the Papaveraceae family. The plant is native to Asia; Siberia, northern China, Korea and Japan. L. spectabilis stands alone in its monotypic genus, meaning it has no subspecies or smaller subordinates. The plant may now be listed as Dicentra spectabilis and is commonly referred to as Bleeding heart, Dutchman’s breeches or “lady-in-a-bath”. L. spectabilis is used widely in gardens and landscapes. The plant is a...

Papaver orientale
2014-10-16 11:34:49

Papaver orientale is a species of flowering plant. This perennial plant (surviving more than 2 years)may also be referred to as the Oriental poppy and it is a member of the Papaveraceae family. P. orientale can be found in northeastern Turkey and northern Iran. P. orientale commonly grows between 2 and 3 feet and its flowers will commonly bloom from June till July. Flowers are scarlet red, orange or pink in color with purple centers. Long stalks produce thistle-like gray or green leaves...

Adenanthos macropodianus
2014-10-14 11:59:16

Adenanthos macropodianus is a shrub species. The plant may also be referred to as the Gland Flower or the Kangaroo Island gland flower. A. macropodianus belongs to the Proteaceae family. This species can be found only on Kangaroo Island in South Australia. Adenanthos macropodianus was listed as a variety of A. sericeus for over 100 years until finally in 1970 the plant was given its own species classification. Adenanthos macropodianus grows upright reaching approximately 3 feet in height....

Orothamnus
2014-10-13 13:26:23

Orothamnus is a genus of shrub plant. The genus may also be referred to as the Marsh Rose. Orothamnus belongs to the Proteaceae family and its name stems from the Greek words: Oros, meaning mountain and thamnos, meaning bush. An Orothamnus plant can be found growing naturally in the Western Cape Province in South Africa. The species will grow in the mountain ranges of the Kogelberg and Kleinrivier Mountains of Hottentots-Holland. On the mountainsides these shrubs prefer peaty swamps and...

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