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2011-08-08 07:30:00

HOUSTON, Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cotton & Western Mining, Inc. (OTC/Pinksheets: CWRN) stated that due to the river draft at the Port of Jiangyin on the Yangtze River, some 740 metric tons of iron ore was removed from the Bulk Cargo Vessel, M.V. Loreto. The below link is a site with pictures in and around the City of Jiangyin, China and the river port: The M.V. Loreto is a 45k/mt bulk cargo carrier; it was chosen for its width and shallow draft as only 36,000 metric tons can be...

2009-09-29 09:02:00

LIMA, Peru, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Loreto Resources Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: LRTC; "Loreto") is pleased to announce it has entered into a nonbinding agreement to acquire up to 70% of an advanced exploration copper project in the department of Apurimac in Peru ("the Project"). The Project containing a NI 43-101 compliant inferred copper resource of over 150 million tonnes with an additional molybdenum credit, is now ready to commence confirmatory drilling and...

2009-06-15 09:35:00

LIMA, Peru, June 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Loreto Resources Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: LRTC) ("Loreto") is pleased to announce that it has entered into a nonbinding agreement to acquire 100% of the outstanding common shares of Minera Huallanca S.A., a Peruvian company ("Huallanca"). Huallanca, based in Lima, Peru, currently produces zinc, lead, copper, and silver in concentrate form. During 2008, it operated 2 mines at a combined run rate of 500,000 metric tons of mined ore. The...

2008-09-16 21:00:29

By Meredith Grenier Maybe it's the jaw- dropping view from the fabulous Palos Verdes Estates cliff site, or it might be the unique gourmet food and wine from area restaurants and vintners. Regardless, the annual Sunday by the Sea benefit has become huge. Now in its 18th year, the food and wine tasting, set for 2 to 6 p.m. Sept. 28, is expected to attract close to 1,000 guests. Proceeds will benefit Providence TrinityCare Hospice Foundation. So many loyal attendees return each...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • 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.'
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