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2014-04-17 23:12:06

Simply G Media Network today announces the release of an interview with Vislaus Ambassador Travis Tarr on The Simply G Radio Show with host Neil Haley, the Total Tutor. Hunnington, WV (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Neil Haley, The Total Tutor host of the Simply G Radio show, interviewed Travis Tarr to find out about his business and how he joined the Challenge. Tarr is a Visalus Ambassador and a physical therapist. He helps patients be in shape and recover from surgeries and other injuries. Tarr...

2014-04-17 23:11:49

CDI LLC Earns Cloud U.S. Builder and East Area Outstanding Solutions Partner of the Year Honors Teterboro, NJ (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Computer Design & Integration (CDI LLC) announced today that it is the recipient of two Cisco Partner Summit awards: Cloud U.S. Builder Partner of the Year and East Area Outstanding Solutions Partner of the Year. Cisco unveiled the winners at a global awards reception during its annual partner conference, which took place March 24-27 in Las Vegas. CDI...

2014-04-17 23:11:47

Healthy Spot has made a positive impact on local animal welfare through a variety of programs they have created. “Round Up For Rescues” tops the list with raising over $100,000 for various groups and organizations committed to help animals in need or raising awareness to animal welfare issues. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Healthy Spot, a Southern California pet retailer, is not only known for providing the healthiest food options and quality products for four-legged...

2014-04-17 23:09:21

In-demand Documentaries on Justin Timberlake, MTV's Artist of the Year and Miley Cyrus now digitally distributed on worldwide, mobile devices (iPad, iPhone) via Hilton Entertainment Group and 2wayTV LLC. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Hilton Entertainment Group has been fast adding to its repertoire of titles, including some recent celebrity acquisitions. Precious Hilton, owner and CEO of Hilton Entertainment Group, is branding herself as the go-to for celebrity documentaries...

2014-04-17 23:06:56

Elite online award recognizes BrightBytes for excellence in innovation. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 BrightBytes announced today that it has been named as an honoree for the Best Web Education Platform in the 18th Annual Webby Awards. Considered the "Internet's highest honor" by The New York Times, The Webby Awards, presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS), is the leading international award honoring excellence on the Internet....

2014-04-17 23:05:48

Global Leader in Secure Document Destruction and Network Television News Affiliate Facilitate New Record for Most Paper Collected in One Day Norcross, Ga. (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Recall Holdings Limited (ASX: REC), a global leader in information management, today announced that the company, in conjunction with CBS46 Atlanta, set a new Guinness World Record for “Most Paper Collected in One Day.” The record, which was verified by Guinness on January 16, took place at the “Great...

2014-04-17 23:04:50

Ticket Down announces that Marc Anthony will headline at the following locations in 2014: Allstate Arena Rosemont/Chicago IL, El Paso County Coliseum in El Paso TX, Toyota Center in Houston TX, AT&T Center in San Antonio TX, American Airlines Arena in Miami FL, Amway Center in Orlando FL, Patroit Center in Fairfax VA, Sleep Train Amphitheatre in Chula Vista/San Diego CA, Jobing.com Arena in Glendale/Phoenix AZ, Laredo Energy Arena in Laredo TX, Concord Pavilion in Concord/Oakland CA,...

2014-04-17 23:03:56

EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2014 semifinalists in Los Angeles are announced. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 EY today announced that David Allerby, Ryan Iwamoto, and Tyner Brenneman-Slay, Co-founders of 24Hr HomeCare, are semifinalists for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 Award in Greater Los Angeles. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to...

2014-04-17 16:25:46

-Salt Lake Comic Con's Hero's Day is a day for citizens to honor all of the heroes among them in their community- SALT LAKE CITY, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- April 17(th) is now Salt Lake Comic Con Hero's Day in Utah. Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert made it official by signing the Salt Lake Comic Con Hero's Day Proclamation to kick off the Salt Lake Comic Con FanXperience (FanX) (http://saltlakecomiccon.com/). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131114/LA17439LOGO Salt Lake...

2014-04-17 16:25:24

Event to Celebrate Comedy Legend Don Rickles' Groundbreaking Career Tapes on Tuesday, May 6 at New York's Legendary Apollo Theater and Premieres Wednesday, May 28 on Spike TV NEW YORK, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The biggest superstars in comedy will come together on Spike TV to celebrate the legendary career of one of their most beloved icons - Don Rickles. "One Night Only: An All-Star Comedy Tribute to Don Rickles" will feature luminaries from the world of comedy, television...


Latest Human Interest Reference Libraries

Black Snub Nosed Monkey, Rhinopithecus bieti
2014-04-10 16:06:59

The black snub-nosed monkey (Rhinopithecus bieti), also known as the Yunnan golden hair monkey, the black golden hair monkey, or the Yunnan snub-nosed monkey, is a species of Old World monkey that can be found in the Yunling Mountains. It prefers to reside in deciduous-evergreen coniferous forests or temperate coniferous forests, at elevations of up to 15,419 feet. This species was named after Bishop Félix Biet, the man who first collected it for study. The black snub-nosed monkey is...

False Potto, Pseudopotto martini
2014-04-10 15:04:58

The false potto (Pseudopotto martini) is a primate that is thought to occur in Equatorial Africa. It is the only species classified within the genus Pseudopotto and has been studied using only the skeletal remains of two specimens. These were previously classified with the potto (Perodicticus potto) but were found to have enough distinctions to be classified as a species, although some argue that it could actually part of the West African potto species. Currently, the false potto is listed...

Eagle Owl
2014-02-20 08:46:46

The Owlman is a cryptid from Mawnan, Cornwell, similar to the Mothman of North America. The first reported sighting was on April 17, 1976 by two young sisters as they were walking through the woods near the Mawnan church. They claimed to have seen a large winged creature hovering above the church. The father would not allow his daughters to be interviewed but did supply a drawing made by the 12-year-old daughter. A second sighting was reported on July 3,1976, by a 14-year-old girl who...

Mole Salamander, Ambystoma talpoideum
2014-02-06 08:52:19

The Mole salamander (Ambystoma talpoideum) is a member of the Ambystomatidae family and may also be referred to as the tadpole salamander. Commonly found in eastern and central United States, the Mole Salamander ranges from Florida to Texas, Illinois to Kentucky and Virginia. The Mole salamander inhabits damp areas that are generally close to a water source. Commonly found under logs or moist leaves the Mole salamander dwells in forested and sandy pine habitats. The Mole salamander will...

Poor Man's Cycad, Encephalartos villosus
2014-01-31 08:20:50

Encephalartos villosus is a South African cycad, or Palm-like plant. Commonly named, poor man's cycad. The species is a member of the Zamiaceae family. It’s a common cycad between the East London vicinity and the northern border of Swaziland. The plants can be found growing several hundred miles inland. Very little of the plant is visible. E. villosus has a largely underground trunk. This has led it to be improperly categorized as a dwarf species. The crown of the plant is made up of...

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