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2013-08-28 23:17:33

Math tutor-turned-entrepreneur Kevin Lee reopens center where he tutored during college, his second Best in Class location in California. Oakland, CA (PRWEB)

2013-07-17 23:00:34

This year marks the 10th Anniversary of the Healthy Living Festival and it is expected to draw more than 2,000 seniors from Oakland and throughout Alameda County. Oakland,

2013-06-12 23:01:12

More than 100 restaurants, caterers, bakeries, wineries, and breweries will be onsite at Oakland Zoo – offering scrumptious samples of the San Francisco Bay Area’s finest epicurean offerings.

2013-05-16 23:28:25

Alameda Pipe Bursting Manufacturer, TRIC Tools, attends 3rd Annual "Make it in America; Sell it to the World" Seminar.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.