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2014-09-30 16:25:20

Ten organizations win $100,000 to implement their creative solutions to tackle some of Los Angeles' biggest issues. LOS ANGELES, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, LA2050 - together with the people of Los Angeles - awarded one million dollars to 10 innovative projects that will change Los Angeles for the better. In an effort to democratize philanthropy and engage the Los Angeles community, LA2050 enlisted the help of the Los Angeles community in deciding five of the ten...

2014-09-30 16:25:05

Participating Comedians Include Rob Schneider, Billy Gardell, Aisha Tyler, Pablo Francisco... Plus a Special Performance By Rock-N-Roll Legend Sammy Hagar LOS ANGELES, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NUVOtv, the premier English-language destination for Latino entertainment, has teamed up with Levity Entertainment Group to organize an October 1st Stand Up & Deliver: Cabo Relief benefit comedy show at the Irvine Improv in Irvine, CA, beginning at 8:00 p.m. The benefit show will aid...

2014-09-30 16:22:23

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With all of California in a historic drought, an engineering expert in water resources and infrastructure will discuss the shortage, as well as Southern California's dependence on an unusually complex water system, in a free lecture at Loyola Marymount University titled "Where Does LA Get Its Water?" The event is Sept. 30, 4 to 6 p.m., in the Von der Ahe Suite at the William H. Hannon Library at LMU. The topic is especially...

2014-09-30 12:27:38

--Tiger Group and GA Global Partners offer assets formerly owned by Todd-Soundelux BURBANK, Calif., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- By order of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Tiger Group's Remarketing Services Division and GA Global Partners will conduct a public webcast auction at 10:30 a.m. (PT) on Oct. 7 and 8 to sell all of the sound mixing, mobile editing, recording, computer networking, projection and other equipment, as well as office furniture and furnishings from the...

2014-09-30 12:26:38

- Diamond's New Album, Melody Road, Set for Release Oct. 21 via Capitol Records - LOS ANGELES, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Neil Diamond, iconic Grammy Award®-winning Rock and Pop Singer/Songwriter and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member, will embark on his highly anticipated NEIL DIAMOND WORLD TOUR 2015, kicking off in Allentown, Pa. on Feb. 27, 2015 and ending in Denver, Colo. on May 31, 2015. Produced exclusively by Live Nation in North America, the 2015 world tour will include...

2014-09-30 12:25:49

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Brush with Danger, produced and directed by Livi Zheng, opened to a full house. Several dignitaries were in attendance, including the Acting Consul General of the Republic of Indonesia, Don Hall, Industry Veteran and former Governor of the Oscars, President of OCA, Executive Director of Asia Society and Asian Pacific American Bar Association. The seemingly divergent worlds of art and martial arts intersect colorfully in "Brush With...

2014-09-30 08:28:19

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IC Places Inc. (OTC Pink: PNCH) is pleased to announce, in partnership with FilmOn Networks, the launch of the first hosted self-help television network, Imagination TV. Built around the world's most fascinating motivators, educators and authors, the network's 24/7 hosted programming is geared to both inspire and entertain. Imagination TV was founded by business man and self-improvement pioneer Steven Samblis and has brought in top names...

2014-09-30 08:27:06

Top four innovators vie for $10,000 prize using the power of music to improve health LOS ANGELES, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The University of Southern California (USC) Center for Body Computing (CBC), part of Keck Medicine of USC, today announced this year's four finalists in its annual USC CBC SLAM event where designers and creators improve health through the power of music. The finalists will present their concepts to the expert judging panel on October 2 where...

2014-09-29 23:10:11

AirBuds, creator of the Most Comfortable Earbuds, was chosen from hundreds of merchants to take part in the online retailer OpenSky's credit event last week. AirBuds' memory foam earphones were a featured product on the sale's landing page, which was sent to over 500,000 email subscribers. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 Last week, AirBuds, creator of the Most Comfortable AirBuds, was chosen from hundreds of merchants to be a featured product in a special...

2014-09-29 23:09:58

Kelsey National Corporation, an experienced marketer and administrator of insurance products for individuals, corporations, and associations across the United States, is celebrating half a century of innovation and experience in the US insurance industry. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 Much has changed in the US insurance industry over the past 50 years, and Kelsey National Corporation (KNC) is proud of its history on the front lines of this transformation. During this time,...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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