Latest Monterey, California Stories

2014-06-09 00:21:10

MONTEREY, Calif., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Great Pacific Race, launching in Monterey, CA will commence at 10am PT and 10 crews are expected to row the Pacific Ocean - four solos, two pairs, and four four-man crews. Three other crews, originally slated to take part in the race, have delayed their starts due to the late arrival of their boats. Dubbed "the biggest baddest human endurance challenge on the planet" the Great Pacific Race is the first-ever organized rowing event to cross...

2014-05-28 12:30:10

Dr. Geiler and Team Offer World-class medicine in world-class destination MONTEREY, Calif., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A distinctive program designed to give clients an efficient and comprehensive medical evaluation in one of the most coveted resort and golf destinations in the country, The Monterey Program For Executive Health approaches preventative medical care with patients' time and comfort in mind. The elite physicians at The Monterey Program spend a full day with the patient to...

2014-03-31 23:28:03

Fifth Annual Competition Completes Pitch Event at California State University; Monterey Bay to Select the Finalists Seaside, California (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 The organizers of the 2014 Startup Challenge (http://www.TheStartupChallenge.org) announced the finalists of the 2014 Competition that will move on to the main event to be held on Friday, May 2nd, 2014, at the Monterey Institute of International Studies (MIIS). The 2014 Business Plan Competition received more than 45 applications...

2014-01-29 23:23:30

Application and networking workshops are scheduled throughout the region in February Seaside, CA (PRWEB) January 29, 2014 The organizers of the Startup Challenge, a competition for new ventures to be held May 2nd at the Monterey Institute of International Studies, (http://www.thestartupchallenge.org) today announced a series of workshops to help entrepreneurs successfully complete the application that is due March 10. "This is the fifth year of the event and we continue to create...

2014-01-28 23:27:17

Boys & Girls Clubs of Monterey County (BGCMC), Seaside, CA, has announced their decision to utilize VIE Sports Inc’s recently launched, gamified social (giving) platform - VIE Connect™. Portland, OR (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 Boys & Girls Clubs of Monterey County (BGCMC), Seaside, CA, has announced their decision to utilize VIE Sports Inc’s recently launched, gamified social (giving) platform - VIE Connect™. Boys & Girls Clubs of Monterey County will employ this unique...

2014-01-14 23:29:26

Beverly Hills Gallery Owner and Artist Showcases His Iconic Images of the 2013 Champion on Posters, Tickets and Pairing Sheets & Featured on Sunset Strip Video Jumbotrons in Hollywood Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 Monterey Peninsula Foundation (http://www.montereypeninsulafoundation.org), host of the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am tournament, announced today that Painter and Beverly Hills Gallery Owner, Daniel Maltzman (http://www.danielmaltzman.com) has been...

2013-12-04 23:22:27

Don't Miss Whalefest Monterey in the Whale Watching Capital of the World! Inspire - Educate - Explore - Empower - Protect Our Beautiful Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary Monterey, CA (PRWEB) December 04, 2013 To the delight of thousands of whale watchers, hundreds of humpback whales, orcas, dolphins and pelicans have been feasting recently on an amazing invasion of anchovies in the Monterey Bay, located in Monterey, California. A very special festival celebrates its 4th year in...

2013-11-20 23:22:48

Name change reflects the growing scope and influence competition in its fifth year. Seaside, CA (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 The organizers of the Monterey Bay Regional Business Plan Competition today announced that the competition is changing its name to The Startup Challenge to reflect the broader reach of the Challenge to bring new ideas and new resources to the region. “Competitions such as ours are important vehicles for encouraging and fostering innovation and economic growth,”...

Word of the Day
  • 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.'