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2014-06-23 08:31:43

Golf-Themed Entertainment Complex Replaces and Expands Outdoor Areas SCRANTON, Pa., June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Topgolf in Allen, TX, near Dallas, is a golf-themed facility that combines competition with entertainment, as well as event venues and two bars serving a variety of food and beverages. Based on a driving range with micro-chipped balls, which instantly score each shot's accuracy and distance when they hit targets in the outfield, the UK-based entertainment chain has...

2014-06-21 23:04:02

Expanding its Ecosystem to Support a Growing List of Portfolio Companies Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) June 21, 2014 TreeHouse Health, an innovation center and launchpad for emerging healthcare companies, today announced it has formed partnerships with four professional services firms to further its mission of helping emerging companies gain customers and grow their businesses by providing support in the form of expertise, investment, space, networks, and professional services. The initial...

2014-06-19 23:17:30

Taking Slides in Stride at Milford Estates New Milford, New Jersey (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Milford Estates is 'a place to call home' and their management team (Affiliated Management Inc.) ensure that the community experience is created in every residential community they build. When it came time to augment their current outdoor recreation amenities, Milford Estates chose APCPLAY© for a quality commercial play structure. The Augusta play structure provided all the key elements...

2014-06-19 16:24:53

NEW YORK, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers' Association (LIMA) honored Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) and its licensing agency, The Wildflower Group, at the 2014 LIMA Licensing Excellence Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, June 17, at the industry's primary annual event, Licensing Expo, in Las Vegas. GSUSA and The Wildflower Group won "Best Corporate Brand Program" for an array of licensed products resulting in more than $100 million...

2014-06-12 23:12:23

Mobile Ziplines, portable ziplines and more, by Extreme Engineering, will be expanding into Asia at the IAAPA ASIA trade show. Sacramento, California (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 Portable Ziplines are coming to Asia. Beijing, China will be hosting the 2014 IAAPA Asia trade show, the largest amusement industry trade show in Asia. Extreme Engineering, a longtime industry supplier and IAAPA member will be expanding their award winning product offering into Asia. This will be Extreme Engineering’s...

2014-06-12 08:30:32

The OFF!® Brand Partners with National Get Outdoors Day to Encourage Active Outdoor Fun on June 14th RACINE, Wis., June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spending time outdoors makes us happy, but most Americans say they struggle to enjoy enough time outside, citing bugs as one of the top barriers to spending time outside, according to a recent OFF!( ®) survey(1). To help encourage Americans to get back outside, the OFF!(®) brand has partnered with National Get Outdoors Day, or GO Day, an annual...

2014-06-11 12:26:47

Non-Scouts can sign up now and still attend camp this summer - Registration for 2014 Summer Camp and 2014-2015 Scouting Programs now open OTTAWA, June 11, 2014 /CNW/ - Rock climbing, rappelling, canoeing, camping, hiking, archery and sailing are just some of the outdoor adventures that tens of thousands of youth across Canada will discover this summer with Scouts Canada. Girls and boys ages 5-26 can experience the excitement of summer camp at one of more than 125 Scouts Canada...

2014-06-05 12:24:27

Girl Scouts of Kansas Heartland Council Takes Top Honors for the Third Straight Year in the Can Manufacturers Institute Recycling Contest WASHINGTON, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Girls Scouts of Kansas Heartland Council receives National Recycling Champion award in the third annual Great American Can RoundUp (GACR) Scout Council Challenge by recycling 32,199 pounds of aluminum cans and generating more than $16,000 for scouting activities. The top recycling troop of the...

2014-06-03 12:23:52

76% Will Take Shorter, More Frequent Vacations RESTON, Va., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 20 million Americans will travel in RVs throughout the summer months, heading to our country's 16,000-plus campgrounds and enjoying time outdoors with family and friends, according to a recent Campfire Canvass survey of RV owners by the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association and Cvent. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140603/93800 According to the new survey, 66% of RV owners intend to use...

2014-06-02 12:30:41

WILMINGTON, Ohio, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- When Trent and Trish Irwin, the T's in TnT Builders of Albany, Oregon create a backyard oasis, they make sure it's a place where homeowners can escape. And, with vacation travel running a small family upwards of $3,000, a summer vacation at home remains a popular option. "With the rising cost of travel, homeowners want a place where they can experience the outdoors," explained Trish. "They want to entertain, let the kids play, eat meals...


Word of the Day
lambent
  • Licking.
  • Hence Running along or over a surface, as if in the act of licking; flowing over or along; lapping or bathing; softly bright; gleaming.
This word comes the Latin 'lambere,' to lick.
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