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2014-06-25 16:24:35

The Bowling Industry Welcomed Former Two-Term President and Texas Governor Who Spoke with Attendees at the Premier International Convention ORLANDO, Fla., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A milestone in the 3,000 year history of bowling was made today when former U.S. President George W. Bush stepped to the stage at the 2014 International Bowl Expo (IBE). The Bowling Proprietors' Association of America (BPAA) invited the two-term president and former Texas governor to participate in a...

2014-06-24 23:06:27

New Retailers to Carry D1’s Premium Spas Carlsbad, CA (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 Dimension One Spas recently welcomed over fifteen new retailers as the hot tub manufacturer continues to expand their reach to more cities across the U.S. New Dimension One dealership locations have opened in New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Illinois, Virginia, California, Oklahoma, Utah, Vermont, New Jersey, Oregon, Kansas, Colorado and Arizona. Maintaining excellent dealer partnerships has always been...

2014-06-24 20:21:09

Innovative Game and Shot Tracking Platform GAMEGOLF.com, introduces Tee and Approach Shot Dispersion Feature for On Course Analysis SAN FRANCISCO, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GAME GOLF, the first wearable device that automatically tracks a golfer's round of golf and graphically displays the round along with valuable statistics, announced today an upgrade to their mobile app and web-based platform that will allow golfers to view their tee and approach shot performance separately. As...

2014-06-24 08:21:20

Set to Debut in Spring 2015, Viking Star Meets Water for First Time LOS ANGELES, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Viking Ocean Cruises® (www.vikingoceancruises.com) today announced its first ship - the 930-passenger Viking Star - was "floated out," marking the latest major construction milestone, and the first time that the new ship touches water. The traditional ceremony took place on Monday, June 23, at Fincantieri's Marghera shipyard outside Venice, Italy. With a total of three sister ships...

2014-06-22 23:03:42

Recently, XC Spa, an outstanding company in the current market, has announced its new collection of hot tubs. To top it all, the company has launched a special offer for these high quality tubs. (PRWEB) June 22, 2014 Recently, XC Spa, an outstanding company in the current market, has announced its new of hot tubs for the global market. To top it all, the company has launched a special offer for these high quality tubs. The core aim of the current special offer is offer more cheap items...

2014-06-20 23:01:18

The United States Golf Association (USGA) and Chevron have awarded their 2014 STEM Scholarships to 20 high school seniors who will pursue science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) disciplines in college. Far Hills, N.J (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 The United States Golf Association (USGA) and Chevron have awarded their 2014 STEM Scholarships to 20 high school seniors who will pursue science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) disciplines in college. The scholarship recipients are...

2014-06-19 23:17:30

Taking Slides in Stride at Milford Estates New Milford, New Jersey (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Milford Estates is 'a place to call home' and their management team (Affiliated Management Inc.) ensure that the community experience is created in every residential community they build. When it came time to augment their current outdoor recreation amenities, Milford Estates chose APCPLAY© for a quality commercial play structure. The Augusta play structure provided all the key elements...

2014-06-18 12:29:16

One Lucky Golfer will Win a Free Foursome a Week from TeeOff.com CHICAGO, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TeeOff.com, where golfers go to book their tee times online, is giving players the chance to enter for a chance to win a round of golf a week in the TEEOFF.COM FREE GOLF FOR A YEAR sweepstakes. Now through June 30, 2014, golfers can visit www.teeoff.com/winfreegolf or the TeeOff.com Facebook page to enter to win a free foursome a week. Booking tee times on TeeOff.com is the...

2014-06-18 08:25:26

Korean company FiveThirty brings the ancient paper art into the digital now SEOUL, South Korea and CHATTANOOGA, Tenn., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- One of South Korea's leading mobile gaming companies, FiveThirty, Inc., is bringing their acclaimed Origami game "Let's Fold" to the United States. "Let's Fold" revolutionizes the ancient art of origami by giving players the ability to have fun and challenge themselves with each new game while practicing mind-stretching techniques...

2014-06-17 12:24:46

Reliable Door-to-Door Golf Club Shipping Services Make Golf Getaways Easier BOSTON, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Luggage Forward, the worldwide leader in door-to-door luggage and golf club shipping services, today announced a second international shipping option. The new Select service will be offered at a lower price point than the existing Preferred service and will allow more golfers to take advantage of the convenience of shipping golf clubs ahead. Since 2004, Luggage Forward...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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