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2014-06-07 04:20:16

Nationwide car wraps manufacturer JMR Graphics responds to an article discussing the rapid increase in the use of out-of-home advertising in the Republic of Ireland. BOHEMIA, N.Y., June 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- JMR Graphics, a nationwide car wraps manufacturer, comments on an article published by Business and Leadership discussing the increase and division of spending on out-of-home (OOH) advertising in Ireland Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140530/92914...

2014-06-05 23:11:21

Ticket Down announces that Portugal will face Ireland at MetLife Stadium on June 10th prior to the World Cup. This trusted ticket exchange is offering their exclusive customer appreciation promo/coupon code SOCCER-2014 for added savings. New York (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 Ticket Down is a reputable source for discounted tickets for the friendly soccer match between Portugal and Ireland. With just weeks remaining until the 32 teams taking part in the 2014 World Cup travel to the South...

2014-06-03 12:44:37

SAN FRANCISCO, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Women in Localization, the leading professional organization for women in the localization industry, is delighted to announce the launch of their first international chapter. Ireland, often christened the "Silicon Valley of Europe", has long been a localization hub of excellence. The localization industry employs over 14,000 people in Ireland and contributes an estimated EUR680 ($932) million annually to the Irish economy. Many of the...

2014-05-29 08:20:30

POINTE-AU-PÈRE and RIMOUSKI, QC, May 29, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Canada Post today issued two stamps to mark the centennial of the sinking of RMS Empress of Ireland on May 29, 1914, in the St. Lawrence River, near Rimouski, Quebec. The tragedy recorded the highest death toll for a peacetime Canadian maritime accident with 1,012 of the 1,477 passengers and crew losing their lives when the Empress collided with a Norwegian collier, the SS Storstad. The Empress of Ireland was a Canadian...

2014-05-28 16:24:00

BUSHMILLS VILLAGE, Northern Ireland, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- JAMES VINCENT MCMORROW, LUKE SITAL-SINGH, MATTHEW AND THE ATLAS, RUBBLEBUCKET, DAVID C. CLEMENTS and LEVITY BREAKS confirmed to join THE 1975 and TIRED PONY at the festival of handcrafted whiskey and music The full line-up has been announced for the 'Bushmills Live 2014' festival which will take place on June 12 at the Old Bushmills Distillery on Ireland's spectacular...

2014-05-28 08:27:09

Global journey demonstrates quilting is about people and communities just as much as fabric and stitches PADUCAH, Ky., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- What do Dublin, Ireland and Brandon, Florida have in common? They are now and forever linked by the timeless, international fine art of quilting. That's thanks in part to Paducah's world-renowned exhibition and workshop space, The National Quilt Museum (http://www.quiltmuseum.org), which facilitated this remarkable cultural exchange....

2014-05-22 04:21:57

Twilio's Safe Harbor compliant platform now more widely accessible LONDON, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Twilio, the software and cloud-based communications platform company, today announced that it is reducing prices in countries across Europe, including UK, Germany, France, Spain and Italy. Rapid growth in Twilio's European traffic--which climbed by over 300% in 2013--has enabled Twilio to achieve higher economies of scale and lower pricing for calls between 13 - 76% based on the...

2014-05-21 08:34:25

LONDON, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Storage growth, business growth, and the virtualization of critical applications are seen to be the greatest drivers for data centre capacity growth for European companies participating in a commissioned survey conducted by Forrester Consulting on behalf of Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: DLR), a leading global provider of data centre and colocation solutions. Digital Realty's 2014 survey of data centre trends across Europe canvassed data centre...

2014-05-19 08:27:39

Oramed to Present on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, at 4:10 p.m. (IDT) JERUSALEM, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQCM: ORMP), a clinical-stage developer of oral delivery systems, announced today that Josh Hexter, Oramed's Chief Operating Officer and Vice President of Business Development, will present a corporate overview at the IATI Israel Innovation Conference/MIXiii taking place May 20-22, 2014, in Tel Aviv, Israel. Conference and Presentation...

2014-05-06 12:21:53

Texas Trade Mission takes in Austin's newest commute solution AUSTIN, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Minister of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation of Ireland, Richard Bruton, has arrived in Austin to promote Irish businesses in Texas. The Minister attended Enterprise Ireland's Business Breakfast yesterday with Mayor Lee Leffingwell and Paul Steinberg, Vice President for Carma. The Mayor and Minister made the exciting announcement that Ireland has chosen Austin as the home for its next...


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Connemara Pony
2014-04-12 10:12:08

The Connemara Pony originated in Ireland and is believed to be bred from Scandinavian ponies brought to Ireland by the Vikings with another breed most likely the now extinct Irish Hobby. A legend states that a Spanish Armada in 1588 became grounded, the Andalusians aboard were set free and bred with the native horses to create the Connemara. During the 1700s, Arabian blood was added to increase the strength and stamina of the Connemara. Hackneys and Thoroughbreds were also introduced,...

2012-06-15 04:12:31

Symbol: MECO4 Group: Dicot Family: Sterculiaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Subshrub Forb/herb Native Status: L48    I Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, AR, FL, GA, IL, LA, MS, NC, SC, TX Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta...

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2012-06-15 04:14:44

Symbol: MECA9 Group: Dicot Family: Melastomataceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Tree Shrub Native Status: HI    I Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:HI Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

2012-06-18 09:04:53

Symbol: BLAU Group: Monocot Family: Hydrocharitaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    I Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:LA Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

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2008-09-11 16:12:32

The Eurasian Nuthatch (Sitta europaea), is a small passerine bird found throughout temperate Europe and Asia, although not in Ireland. It belongs to the nuthatch family Sittidae. This bird is the most common and most widespread nuthatch, and is often referred to just as the Nuthatch. It is a resident bird of deciduous woods and parkland, with some old trees for nesting. The Eurasian Nuthatch is 5.5 inches long and has the typical nuthatch big head, short tail and powerful bill and feet. It...

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Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'