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2011-01-16 00:23:25

A female African blackfooted penguin at the Monterey Bay Aquarium laid two eggs last year, and both have now successfully hatched. The first chick on January 8, followed by a second on January 11, 2011. Monterey, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) January 14, 2011 The Monterey Bay Aquarium is pleased to announce that a second penguin egg has successfully hatched! On January 8, penguin parents Umngane and Dassen were the first to reveal that they had taken good care of their first egg. The second egg, also...

2010-12-23 00:01:07

Northern California's leading general contractor, Hallmark Construction, has completed luxurious renovations at the Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa. Monterey, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) December 22, 2010 Hallmark Construction announced today that it has completed upgrades at Monterey's premier hotel, the Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa. Closing another chapter in a series of extensive hotel renovations, Hallmark Construction performed several interior and exterior upgrades. Hallmark's...

2010-12-23 00:01:07

Northern California's leading general contractor, Hallmark Construction, adds industry veteran Steve Allen to its project management team Monterey, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) December 22, 2010 Hallmark Construction, one of Northern California's leading general contractors, has hired Steve Allen as a senior project manager, preconstruction manager and estimator. While new to Hallmark Construction, Steve Allen has been a significant player in the construction industry for more than twenty five years....

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2010-12-07 08:05:00

Dead whales that sink down to the seafloor provide a feast for deep-sea animals that can last for years. Previous research suggested that such "whale falls" were homes for unique animals that lived nowhere else. However, after sinking five whale carcasses in Monterey Canyon, researchers from the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI) found that most of the animals at these sites were not unique to whale falls, but were common in other deep-sea environments as well. Nonetheless, the...

2010-11-23 00:01:09

One of Northern California's leading general contractors, Hallmark Construction, announced today they have completed construction of the O'Reilly Auto Parts store in Seaside, California. Seaside, CA (Vocus) November 22, 2010 Hallmark Construction has completed construction of a new O'Reilly Auto Parts store located at 1720 Fremont Boulevard in Seaside, California. The project included construction of a brand-new 8,000SF facility, the surrounding parking area, and landscape improvements....

2010-11-23 00:01:09

Hallmark Construction builds upon its recognized expertise of sustainable building practices and green technologies at the 2010 Monterey Bay Green Building Expo. Grimes, CA (Vocus) November 22, 2010 Hallmark Construction, the Monterey Peninsula's leading general contractor for sustainable construction, took part in the 2010 Monterey Bay Green Building Expo. The Expo, the region's largest event of its kind, was created to support the launch of the City of Monterey's Green Building Program....

2010-10-27 20:27:00

MONTEREY, Calif., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The Global Tuner Grand Prix (GTGP) presented by Mobil 1 was the season finale for Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca and featured the Global Tuner Grand Prix, Challenge Race, Pirelli Drivers Cup and historic stock car race. Despite the intermittent rain throughout the weekend, the adverse track conditions with on-and-off rain throughout the weekend, the action on track kept drivers and fans on the edge of their seats. The diversity of the tuning culture...

2010-09-30 04:00:00

MONTEREY, Calif., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The Monterey Museum of Art proudly announces the opening of In Process: Ingrid Calame on Saturday, October 30, 2010. The exhibition will run through February 27, 2011 at the Monterey Museum of Art-La Mirada, 720 Via Mirada, Monterey, California. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100930/DC69078) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100930/DC69078) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100506/MONTEREYLOGO) (Logo:...

2010-09-13 21:48:00

CARMEL VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The much-anticipated Harvest: Farm-to-Table returns September 25th and 26th, 2010, to Quail Lodge in Carmel Valley, California. Harvest: Farm-to-Table is a two-day, family-friendly event that celebrates the agricultural bounty of Monterey County and beyond, with local and regional farmers, artisan cheese makers, chefs, winemakers and musical entertainment. The event will take place in an entirely al fresco format with tastings, musical...

2010-08-25 15:02:00

Technology designed to alert patient to the need for medical attention and improve heart attack survival rates in high-risk patients SALINAS, Calif., Aug. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Imagine a day when you could be alerted to your impending heart attack before it happens. Research that got underway today at Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare System could help that become a reality someday. At 8:45 A.M. today, Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare System launched its clinical...


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