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2013-06-22 08:20:04

The national TV show, which premieres Sunday, June 23 at 7pm PT/10pm ET, offers an intimate look into America's largest model medical cannabis dispensary. OAKLAND, Calif., June 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The nation's largest model medical cannabis dispensary, Harborside Health Center, along with executive director and co-founder Steve DeAngelo, are featured in the premiere episode of the CNN original series Inside Man, hosted by Morgan Spurlock on Sunday, June 23 at 7pm PT/10pm ET....

2013-06-18 16:21:09

Politically connected firm poised to get lease despite nearly $1 million judgment for violating California Labor laws and a $235,000 debt to the City OAKLAND, Calif., June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Tuesday evening, the Oakland City Council will consider granting a 30-month lease to Oakland Maritime Support Services (OMSS), a company that currently provides truck parking for the city on a month-to-month lease at the former Oakland Army Base. Bill Aboudi owns OMSS....

2013-06-14 23:20:32

Segway of Oakland is proud to introduce an all new custom designed Segway model with extra large vertical mount video monitor built into the front frame of the unit. (PRWEB) June 14, 2013 Segway of Oakland, the leader in customized Segway PT projects, is proud to introduce an all new custom designed Segway model with extra large vertical mount video monitor built into the front frame of the unit. This is a sophisticated “advertising Segway” that uses the Segway platform for a...

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. Oakland, CA (PRWEB) June 12, 2013 Oakland Zoo´s 21st Annual Fundraiser, Walk in the Wild is on June 22, 2013, from 5:00 p.m. — 10:00 p.m. Now on its twenty-first year, Walk in the Wild - An Epicurean Escapade! is one of the Bay Area´s premier fundraising events. More than...

2013-06-12 12:33:42

OAKLAND, Calif., June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- What do you get when you combine a taco truck, homemade ice cream, security solutions experts, family, friends, and a group of adored customers in perfect weather and a great setting? You get the annual Capture Carnival along with good times, good conversations, and satisfied appetites. The entire team at Capture Technologies hosted the carnival at their offices last week as a show of appreciation for the relationships they have built...

2013-06-12 12:25:15

Industry Thought Leaders Join the Bedrock Team OAKLAND, Calif., June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bedrock Consultants solidified its position as a leader in customer experience transformation by adding two key members to its leadership team: Steve Basili, a business and scenario strategist, and Jerry Escobar, a brand and culture transformation strategist. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130606/MM27634LOGO) In today's changing competitive environment, businesses are looking...

2013-06-10 23:20:58

Located in the heart of Oakland´s Chinatown District, CT Dental Group recently introduced multi-lingual services to better cater to the broad diversity of patients in their local area that require dental care. Dr. David Li along with four other dentists at CT Dental Group now provide services in English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Taiwanese, Vietnamese, Fuzhou dialect, and Shanghai dialect. (PRWEB) June 10, 2013 Located in the heart of Oakland´s Chinatown District, CT Dental Group...

2013-06-10 23:02:05

Oakland Zoo is happy to announce the arrival of two new dromedary (Arabian) camels. Oakland, CA (PRWEB) June 10, 2013 Oakland Zoo is happy to announce the arrival of two new dromedary (Arabian) camels that relocated from Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville, Texas. One male named Bahir (meaning dazzling), and one female, Zahara (meaning shining, exquisite flower), are young camels and weigh about 630 pounds each, but will grow to reach 1100-1500 pounds as they mature. Oakland Zoo´s new...

2013-06-07 23:18:15

Rent a Segway for just $729 from Segway of Oakland. Rental Segways can also be picked up at the Grand Sierra Hotel in Reno, NV for greater convenience. Oakland, CA (PRWEB) June 07, 2013 Segway of Oakland is making available a new fleet of Segways for the Burning Man event that takes place in late summer in the Nevada desert Monday August 26th 2013 to Sept 2nd 2013. Segway of Oakland is taking reservations now so book your Segway PT for Burning Man by calling 1-888-8SEGWAY. “We have...

2013-06-06 23:36:20

Approximately 1 in 7 adults in the U.S. experience anxiety about dental visits, and as a dentist it can be a struggle to not only help patients feel comfortable during their visit, but also gain their confidence to perform much needed dental care. Dr. David Li of CT Dental Group recently received top reviews from patients on third party review sites for excellence in patient care, making him one of the top rated dentists in the local area. Oakland, CA (PRWEB) June 05, 2013 Approximately 1...


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General Motors Headquarters, Detroit, Michigan
2014-04-13 09:20:18

General Motors Company (GM) is an American automobile manufacturer located in Detroit Michigan. They also control multinational manufacturers around the globe. They design, produce, market and distribute vehicles and parts, as well as selling financial services. GM has ten brands of vehicles produced in 37 countries. They include, Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, Cadillac, Opel, Holden, Vauxhall, Wuling, Baojun, Jie, Fang and UZDaewoo. GM does business with 157 different countries and employees...

Oakland 1917
2014-02-25 10:56:53

The Oakland Motor Car Company manufactured the Oakland brand vehicle between 1907 and 1909 in Pontiac, Michigan. The founder of Oakland was Edward M. Murphy who sold half of the company to GM in January 1909. During the summer of 1909, Murphy died and GM acquired the remain rights to the Oakland brand. Originally the Oakland vehicles used a vertical two-cylinder engine but was replaced with the four-cylinder and sales increased to around 5,000 units per year. In 1916, the V-8 engine was...

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2012-06-18 08:24:16

Symbol: CAUM Group: Monocot Family: Liliaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CA Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

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