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2014-03-13 23:00:36

Avenidas will host the Seventh Annual “Find Your Way Home” Housing Conference on March 22. Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 The Seventh Annual “Find Your Way Home” Housing Conference will be presented by Avenidas and Nancy Goldcamp, Coldwell Banker, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. Saturday, March 22. The conference will include three a la carte workshop sessions that guests can choose to attend out of nine available sessions as well as a keynote address about age-friendly...

2014-03-13 12:36:02

PALO ALTO, Calif., March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Palo Alto University (PAU) will partner with Camara, a Silicon Valley organization dedicated to using technology to improve education in disadvantaged communities globally. Members of the PAU community have been dedicated to global mental health education for many years, including programs in China and Rwanda; in addition, some PAU students are planning to volunteer their time to go to Haiti to join the infrastructure...

2014-03-11 23:03:18

Your time, talent, and experience can make a major difference to hospice patients and their families. Pathways Hospice needs volunteers from the communities of Los Altos, San Jose, Palo Alto, San Mateo, Redwood City, Sunnyvale, Menlo Park and Atherton. Sunnyvale, CA (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 Pathways Hospice will offer training for those interested in becoming a hospice volunteer on Saturday, March 29, 2014 and Saturday, February 5, 2014 from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm. No previous hospice and...

2014-03-07 16:24:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Palo Alto Networks® (NYSE: PANW), the leader in enterprise security, announced that today Honorable Judge Sue L. Robinson of the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware (the "Court") declared a mistrial in a lawsuit brought by Juniper Networks against Palo Alto Networks due to the jury being unable to reach a verdict. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130508/SF04701LOGO "From the outset, we said we would vigorously...

2014-03-05 23:05:00

Entrepreneur and software CEO Sabrina Parsons to host session at annual tech conference EUGENE, Ore. (PRWEB) March 05, 2014 Sabrina Parsons, serial entrepreneur and CEO of Palo Alto Software, will host an interactive mentor session this week at SXSW Interactive to offer advice for startups on how to generate revenue and cash. Parsons’ session, titled “Startup: The Path to Revenue and Cash,” will provide key insights and advice on growth strategies for startups and small...

2014-03-05 08:35:47

SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (NYSE: PANW) today announced a special Investor Track at Ignite 2014, the largest gathering of enterprise security experts in the world, at The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas, Nevada. Attendees will have a chance to hear from the Palo Alto Networks management team on the company's market opportunity, technology, business strategy and financials. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130508/SF04701LOGO The...

2014-02-28 23:22:33

ComplianceOnline, the leading GRC advisory network, and leading labor law expert Beth Brascugli De Lima team up once again to conduct the best-selling California medical leaves regulations seminar in Los Angeles on April 3 and 4, 2014. Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 After sold-out events in San Francisco and San Diego, ComplianceOnline, the leading governance, risk and compliance advisory network with over 500 experts in various regulatory subjects, today announced that it will...

2014-02-28 12:22:52

Aerospace and Defense Technology World Leader Recognized for Local Impact SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin's [NYSE: LMT] Space Systems Company was inducted into the Business Hall of Fame by the San Jose Silicon Valley Chamber of Commerce last night. "Lockheed Martin is proud to call Silicon Valley home for a number of our most innovative programs," said Douglas R. Graham, vice president of advanced programs for Lockheed Martin Space Systems and...

2014-02-24 08:26:41

Double-Digit Gains In San Francisco, Los Angeles and San Diego Year-Over-Year SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Luxury home values increased in San Francisco, Los Angeles and San Diego in the fourth quarter of 2013 compared to a year ago, according to the First Republic Prestige Home Index(TM) by First Republic Bank, a leading private bank and wealth management company. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130906/MM75721LOGO) In the fourth quarter of 2013, the Index...

2014-02-20 20:24:07

PALO ALTO, Calif., Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (NYSE:VAR) today announced that R. Andrew Eckert has been elected as Chairman of the Board of Directors for the Company effective as of the end of the Company's Annual Meeting of Stockholders on February 20, 2014. Eckert is succeeding Richard M. Levy, 74, who is retiring after serving as board chairman for the Company since 2002, as a member of the board since 1999 and as CEO for the Company from 1999 to...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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