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2013-08-05 16:21:49

OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Chabot Space & Science Center is conducting intensive teacher development workshops August 5(th)-9(th) to bring Bay Area teachers up to speed on the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). Twenty-six states worked together on the development of the NGSS standards, which are internationally benchmarked for K-12 science education. In June, California State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Tom Torlakson recommended that...

2013-08-02 23:05:08

English-language journal on Cuban health and medicine puts focus on noncommunicable diseases. Oakland, CA (PRWEB) August 02, 2013 The new issue of MEDICC Review, Chronic Diseases Revisited, is now available open-access, free online. The only English-language journal bringing readers health and medicine from Cuba and other developing countries, this MEDICC Review issue includes original research, features, and commentary on the rising burden and special challenges of chronic...

2013-07-30 16:20:11

Ian Dunbar to Keynote; US Coast Guard to Present Canine Demos OAKLAND, Calif., July 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Saturday, August 10(th), Chabot Space & Science Center invites pet owners and their pooches into the Center for The Dog Days of Summer, a day of pampering, picture taking, and performances. Dogs perform feats of amazing science every day, and the event will feature the exceptional nature of these valued companions. A variety of dog experts and trainers will...

2013-07-27 23:03:16

Segway of Oakland announce an expanded rental fleet for corporate and other events. Oakland, CA (PRWEB) July 27, 2013 Segway of Oakland has once again purchased more rental units for an expanded rental fleet in Northern California. They now offer rentals with delivery and pick up through Northern California. Segway of Oakland has the most extensive rental fleet and most experienced training personnel for your company's events and retreat adventures with the exciting Segway i2 and x2....

2013-07-18 23:27:17

Slide4less Inc. is introducing the all new miniVAP vaporizer as well as Storz & Bickel’s all new Plenty vaporizer. Oakland, CA (PRWEB) July 18, 2013 Slide4less Inc. is introducing the all new miniVAP vaporizer as well as Storz & Bickel’s all new Plenty vaporizer. They're giving customers the opportunity to demo the revolutionary miniVAP, the tried and true Volcano Digit and Volcano Classic, as well as the all-new Plenty by Storz & Bickel for a deeply discounted price....

2013-07-18 23:26:44

Segway of Oakland sells new Segway PT i2’s and x2’s. Segway of Oakland offers sales and service and now with any new order delivery and onsite lesson anywhere in the Bay Area. Oakland, CA (PRWEB) July 18, 2013 Segway of Oakland (http://www.segwayofoakland.com, http://www.bayareasegway.com ) introduces free delivery on new Segways anywhere in the Bay Area. Now customers can order a brand new Segway according to any individual specifications, and Segway of Oakland will deliver it for...

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, CA (PRWEB) July 17, 2013 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. The event organized by United Seniors of Oakland and Alameda (USOAC) is geared toward older adults, organizations and individuals who...

2013-07-15 23:02:59

Renowned Oakland Facial Plastic Surgeon Featured in Prominent Journal Oakland, CA (PRWEB) July 15, 2013 Renowned facial plastic surgeon and hair restoration expert Dr. Sheldon S. Kabaker of Oakland, California, is pleased to announce acceptance for publication by the Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America, of an article entitled “Hairline Lowering”. It will appear in the August issue of the journal. Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America is a leading medical journal...

2013-07-09 12:28:52

DALLAS, July 9, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Physicians' Capital Investments(®), LLC (PCI/the Company) is pleased to announce the addition of Bryan R. Parker as Senior Vice President of Business Development in charge of the Company's relationship with DaVita Healthcare Partners, Inc. (DaVita/DVA). Bryan will be based at PCI's newly inaugurated Oakland, CA office. As SVP of Business Development, Bryan will be responsible for managing and further strengthening PCI's relationship and...

2013-07-05 23:01:40

Oakland area soul food restaurant launches new menu offerings to appease its customer base. Oakland, CA (PRWEB) July 05, 2013 Dorsey’s Locker introduces a new 99-cent and lunch menu to diversify their menu options. The menus provide an opportunity for its dedicated customers to grab soul food that is tasty, well prepared, generously portioned, nutritious and reasonably priced on the run. The 99-cent menu features a choice of chicken, fish or beef links and side items such as red beans...


Latest Oakland Reference Libraries

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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