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2014-08-29 23:02:17

Healthpointe Medical group has obtained a new medical clinic in the LAX area. La Mirada, CA (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Healthpointe Medical Group, one of Southern California’s leading multidisciplinary healthcare organizations, acquired a new medical center from LAXMed. The medical center is less than 2 miles from the LAX airport and less than 2 miles west of the 405 freeway. The LAX clinic marks the 11th Healthpointe center within Southern California. The new LAX center is located at:...

2011-05-25 06:00:00

RA'ANANA, Israel, May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NICE Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: NICE), today announced that the City of Los Angeles' Department of Airports (also known as Los Angeles World Airports, or LAWA) has completed its implementation of NICE Situator, an open platform situation management offering. LAX selected NICE Situator in 2010 for its new consolidated Airport Response Coordination Center (ARCC) at the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). The LAX ARCC is the...

2010-07-22 08:00:00

LOS ANGELES, July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Delaware North Companies Travel Hospitality Services, one of the world's leading airport food and retail providers, will hold the official grand opening of Pink's Hot Dogs at Tom Bradley International Terminal (TBIT) at the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). The new location is the first time that the well-known Pink's brand has been featured at an airport anywhere in the world. In celebration of the grand opening, a portion of the...

2010-03-25 17:11:00

LOS ANGELES, March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- The 100-foot-tall LAX Gateway pylons that illuminate the entrance to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), will light solid green one hour before Earth Hour on Saturday, March 27. Then, during Earth Hour, from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m., the pylons will be turned off as part of a coordinated worldwide effort to raise public awareness of climate change and the need for energy conservation. Last year, the second year of Earth Hour, more than 80 million...

2010-03-25 13:52:00

LOS ANGELES, March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- The March issue of the LAX Connection E-newsletter is now available online at http://www.lawa.aero/connectionLAX.aspx. The newsletter provides information about new developments in passenger amenities and air service at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), to the public and the travel-tourism industry. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091201/LA19070LOGO-d) This month's issue features news on the Bradley West Project breaking ground;...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'