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2014-07-17 12:31:49

New 96-room independent, luxury resort marks first downtown hotel build since 1994 NEW YORK, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Marker Waterfront Resort arrives in Key West this October as a premier, independent, 96-room luxury hotel. This tropical oasis is centrally located on the edge of the Key West Historic Seaport, amid the best dining, attractions and sightseeing the destination has to offer. The Marker "marks" the first new hotel build in Old Town Key West since...

2014-07-15 23:14:04

VisitTemeculaValley.com shares eight of the greatest charms of Old Town Temecula in Temecula Valley Southern California Wine Country, including Temecula Olive Oil Company, Old Town wine tasting rooms, patio and porch dining, the Luiseño basket-artistry inspired fountain, Old Town Temecula specialty shopping, an EAT Marketplace picnic at Town Square Park, Old Town Temecula art galleries, and live music. Welcoming more than 2 million visitors each year, the casual, picturesque Temecula...

2011-10-22 07:00:00

Massage Envy Old Town, the number two Massage Envy in the nation will be hosting a booth at Taste of Greenville Avenue on October 29th Dallas, TX (PRWEB) October 22, 2011 On October 29th Massage Envy Old Town will be hosting a booth at Taste of Greenville Avenue from 10am to 8pm. Massage therapists will be giving complimentary chair massages to patrons who attend and first time guests to Massage Envy can receive a coupon for a $49 one hour introductory massage. Owner Bruce McGovern likes...

2011-08-17 09:00:00

CHICAGO, Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lend Lease was selected by Hines, one of the country's largest development firms, to provide General Contracting services for 1225 Old Town, a residential building in Chicago's Old Town neighborhood at 1225 N. Wells Street. 1225 Old Town will be a 368,000 SF, 16-story luxury apartment building comprised of 250 studio, convertible, one- and two-bedroom rental units, along with two levels of parking with space for 235 cars. The building's 11th floor...

2010-04-01 13:39:00

IRVINE, Calif., April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Designed by KTGY Group, Inc., Architecture and Planning, Paragon at Old Town will celebrate the completion of the mixed-use apartment community with a ribbon cutting ceremony on April 2, 2010, in the historic Old Town district in Monrovia, Calif. Developed by Urban Housing Group, a leading developer of multi-family and mixed-use residential projects, Paragon at Old Town provides amenity-rich living within walking-distance to services,...

2008-08-28 15:00:53

By JESSICA BLOCH; OF THE NEWS STAFF Sonya Barclay, the Old Town mother of four whose struggle with cancer sparked a communitywide movement to grant her wish for a new house for her family, died early Wednesday. Barclay's longtime friend Jennifer Dudley of Winterport, who was one of three women who spearheaded the effort for the new home on Bennoch Road, said Barclay, 35, died sometime before 5 a.m. at Eastern Maine Medical Center. "[Barclay friend Lana Phillips] and I were wondering...

2008-07-02 15:00:42

A regional high school with students from Orono and Old Town and the involvement of the University of Maine has been talked about for at least 60 years. A group of mostly retired school officials and businesspeople has revived the idea. It is past time for this idea to get a much closer look. The group, headed by well-known Old Town businessman Ralph Leonard, whose father was the superintendent of schools for Orono and Old Town, sees a state resolve supporting the creation of regional high...

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  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
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This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.