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2014-09-17 23:09:36

Company Honored for Eliminating Long Lines and Wait Times Through the Use of a Mobile Queue PASADENA, Calif. (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 QLess, the company behind the leading mobile technology that eliminates physical lines, today announced that it took home the Gold Stevie® Award for Best Computer Services Company at the 2014 American Business Awards℠ for the second year in a row, as well as a 2014 International Business Awards℠ Sliver Stevie win in the Best Computer Services...

2014-09-17 23:07:39

The Golden Bridge and Stevie Award achievements are the result of Smartware Group’s recent redesign of its flagship solution, Bigfoot CMMS, and website. Center Harbor, NH (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 Smartware Group, Inc., producer of Bigfoot Computerized Maintenance Management Software (CMMS) for efficient and effective maintenance operations, announces today that it has won this year’s only Silver Award for Best Website of the Year from the 2014 Golden Bridge Awards. The coveted...

2014-09-17 23:06:45

Payment Processor Receives Silver Stevie for Cloud-Based PayOS™ Mobile App Austin, TEXAS (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 SecureNet’s PayOS mobile app has been named a Silver Stevie Winner for Best Integrated Mobile Experience at the 12th Annual American Business Awards in San Francisco. A judging panel of more than 240 executives nationwide recognized SecureNet’s solution for better enabling frictionless, omnichannel payments technology. “We are proud to accept the Stevie Award from...

2014-09-17 23:03:28

Complete background checks, picture and relationship status verification, Because love is blind, dating shouldn’t be™ Dallas, TX (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 Over 20 million people a month visit online dating sites looking for their perfect match but instead of love, many are met with countless criminal offenders, fraud and sexual predators. That is why http://www.PlayitSafeDating.com was created, to help you find love in the safest way possible. Play it Safe Dating™ is the first...

2014-09-17 23:02:32

The Charleston Symphony Orchestra Performs at the South Carolina Aquarium Charleston, S.C. (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 Join the South Carolina Aquarium and the Charleston Symphony Orchestra for Saltwater Sounds, a special oceanic voyage combining beautiful sights and sounds especially for children. Beginning Saturday, September 20 at 9:30 a.m., children will be allowed to get hands-on in a special Instrument Petting Zoo where they can see, hear, and touch instruments with the help of...

2014-09-17 23:02:27

North Central earns 2014 awards for patient experience, orthopedic care and GYN surgery. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 North Central Surgical Center is proud to announce that they were recently granted several awards for their top-notch services. The hospital was the recipient for several awards regarding patient experience, orthopedic care and GYN surgery. Hospital-wide, North Central was the recipient of the Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence Award™. They have received...

2014-09-17 23:01:44

The American Academy of Nursing received a generous grant from the Bob Woodruff Foundation to take its veterans health initiative, Have You Ever Served in the Military?, nationwide. (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 The American Academy of Nursing is proud to receive a grant for its military veterans health initiative from the Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF). BWF works to ensure injured veterans and their families thrive long after they return home. The team at BWJ seeks out, pulls together, and...

2014-09-17 23:00:51

Author Thought Continuum upsets the status quo in new book, “Catch Me If You Can” OGDEN, Utah (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 What began as a nice night at the movies quickly becomes a meeting with the weavers, the extraterrestrials who have arrived on Earth to interrogate Thought Continuum. Thought Continuum uses prose to tell her story in her new book, “Catch Me If You Can.” In a style similar to “Crank” author Ellen Hopkins, Thought shares her protagonist’s deepest insights...

2014-09-17 20:22:27

Acclaimed Photographer Supports World Prematurity Day CHANDLER, Ariz., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Internationally-acclaimed baby photographer Anne Geddes today unveiled an image of a baby born too soon that will be shared worldwide to raise awareness of the global problem of preterm birth. Mrs. Geddes donated the image of Alfred, who was born 8 weeks too soon, weighing just two pounds, six ounces, to the March of Dimes, which made the photo the center of its 2014...

2014-09-17 20:21:36

At the Beverly Hills Hernia Center, Dr. Towfigh can diagnose and treat sports hernias and other abdominal concerns that could leave you on the side lines this fall LOS ANGELES, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With autumn upon us, sports enthusiasts are thrilled to be on the verge of arguably the most exciting season of the year. The NFL and college football are in full swing, the MLB playoffs will be starting in just a couple weeks, and soon after that another hockey season will have...


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Kihansi Spray Toad, Nectophrynoides Asperginis
2014-09-15 16:37:21

The Kihansi Spray Toad, Nectophrynoides Asperginis, is a yellowish colored dwarf toad. The females can reach up to 1.1 inches long and the males can reach up to .75 inches long. This ovoviviparous species was described scientifically in the year 1999. It was found only in the spray zone around the Kihansi waterfalls in the southern Udzungwa Mountains located in Tanzania. At about 220,000 square feet, this was the smallest natural distribution known for any vertebrate species, but it was...

Yokohama
2014-07-15 06:54:19

The Yokohama is a breed of domestic chicken that was developed in Japan, although the modern type was developed in Europe using the original founders of the breed. These include the Minohiki, which was the primary breed used to develop the Yokohama, and the Onagadori, which became more well known in Europe than the Minohiki. The Yokohama varies in weight depending upon the type and sex, with standard size individuals ranging between four and five pounds and bantam types reaching smaller...

Ankole-Watusi Cattle
2014-07-04 10:10:48

The Ankole-Watusi is a breed of cattle native to Africa. It is also known as the Anokle longhorn. The Ankole-Watusi have been illustrated on ancient rock paintings, Egyptian art and on pyramid walls. A breed called the Sanga spread to eastern Africa and became the base stock for many of the African breeds of cattle. The Nkole tribe’s Sanga cattle is called the Ankole and in Rwanda and Burundi it is called the Watusi. The original Ankole-Watusi cattle owned by chiefs and kings were...

Croad Langshan
2014-06-17 09:17:52

The Croad Langshan is a breed of domestic chicken that was developed in China. It was named after the Langshan district in which it was developed and the man who first brought the original type, known simply as the Langshan, to Europe in 1872, Major F.T. Croad. By 1904 the Croad Langshan Club was established in Britain, but the breed had already received recognition in the United States by the American Poultry Association in 1883. The Croad Langshan is a large bird that has a deep chest...

Kisber Felver horse
2014-06-17 08:51:36

The Kisber Felver is a rare breed of horse originated in Hungary. It was developed by crossing Thoroughbreds with Furiosos, Trakehners, Arabians, Anglo-Arabians and Selle Francais horses. During World War I and World War II the horse became endangered by over half of the breeding stock  taken for use in the wars. In 1853, the Kisber stud was formed producing Thoroughbreds and racehorses, eventually developing the Kisber Felver within the last hundred years. In 1947, 150 horses were...

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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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