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2012-09-06 23:01:57

The Services of One of Hawaii's Top Photographers, Bob Brown, is Now Available With Maui'd Forever's Wedding and Vow Renewal Packages. Kailua Kona, HI (PRWEB) September 05, 2012 Maui´d Forever is one of Hawaii´s few full service, all-Hawaiian Islands wedding planner and coordinator. Founded in 2003 by entrepreneur Mark Steffan, the company operates on the Hawaiian Islands of Oahu, Maui, Kauai and the Big Island of Hawaii. They use over 150 different wedding vendors and still find...

2012-06-21 23:04:01

Hundreds of Contestants Competed In Photo Contest, 15 Winners To Take Home Prizes St. Louis (PRWEB) June 21, 2012 yurbuds®, maker of the sport earphones featuring patented TwistLock technology, guaranteed never to fall out, completed their first app-based photo contest on June 4 with 15 contestants taking home prizes. The #BEYONDTHEWALL photo contest welcomed participants to upload photos of themselves going “beyond the wall” to the yurbuds Facebook app or Tweet their...

2012-03-01 22:15:00

Hundreds of SUP and prone paddleboarders from around the world to compete in 32-mile open ocean race. Website features new race art and new downloadable commemorative video. Honolulu, HI (PRWEB) March 01, 2012 Organizers of the 16th annual Molokai-2-Oahu Paddleboard World Championships (M2O), presented by Kona Longboard Island Lager, today opened online registration on the event´s redesigned website at http://www.molokai2oahu.com. The announcement officially kicks off the countdown to...

2011-04-14 04:45:00

KONA, Hawaii, April 14 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- KonaRed(TM) announced today the launch of its 100% natural antioxidant beverage. Powered by Hawaii's own superfruit and complete with nature's most powerful antioxidants, KonaRed(TM) has already created a stir and continues to carve out a huge niche in the wellness beverage industry: It is already available in more than 1,000 stores in Hawaii, California and Texas and the list is growing at warp speed. The crisp, berry-flavored taste of...

Word of the Day
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).