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2010-10-11 15:37:00

PASADENA, Calif., Oct. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The seven members of the 2011 Tournament of Roses Royal Court were announced today at Tournament House from a group of 31 finalists. As ambassadors of the Tournament of Roses, the Royal Court members will attend more than 150 community and media functions leading up to the 122nd Rose Parade® presented by Honda and 97th Rose Bowl Game® on Saturday, January 1, 2011. (Photo:...

2009-10-12 15:30:00

PASADENA, Calif., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The seven members of the 2010 Tournament of Roses Royal Court were announced today at Tournament House from a group of 26 finalists. As ambassadors of the Tournament of Roses, the Royal Court members will attend more than 150 community and media functions leading up to the 121st Rose Parade® and 96th Rose Bowl Game® on Friday, January 1, 2010. (Photo:...

2008-10-15 09:00:18

Calmer winds have helped California firefighters battle twin fires in California's San Fernando Valley but another blaze has consumed more than 13,000 acres. The Santa Ana winds, which fed the Southern California wildfires, were expected to dissipate Wednesday but fire officials say the Santa Ana winds season has just begun and no rain is in the forecast anytime soon, the Los Angeles Times reported Wednesday. Fire officials blame the twin blazes for two deaths -- four people have died...

2008-09-05 03:00:12

By Dan Abendschein Two local cities have filed lawsuits to stop a proposed tunnel extension of the 710 Freeway from receiving $780 million in funding. South Pasadena could have the tunnel dug under it, and La Ca ada Flintridge could see additional traffic from the project. The cities filed the suits against the Metropolitan Transportation Authority this week and claimed an environmental impact study has not been done on the project. "You can't fund a project before it goes through an...

2008-09-02 03:00:33

MONROVIA - Free mammograms and flu/pneumonia shots for low- income seniors will be offered from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at SET for LIFE's 4th Annual Healthy Living 50+ program at Second Baptist Church, Inc. 925 S. Shamrock Ave. The program is sponsored by The Elizabeth Center for Cancer Detection and Flintridge Pharmacy. Workshops on "Preventing Identity Theft" and "Living a Healthier Lifestyle" will also be held between noon and 3 p.m. To schedule an appointment for a free...


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virgule
  • A punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information.
  • A little rod; a twig.
This word comes from the Late Latin 'virgula,' accentual mark, a diminutive of 'virga,' rod.
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