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2013-08-24 23:00:58

TrustedConsumerReview announces the best Pasadena Plumber. (PRWEB) August 24, 2013 TrustedConsumerReview, the premier auditing and reviews agency, is pleased to announce DavesPlumbingRooter.com as the best Pasadena plumber. TrustedConsumerReview reviewed and audited numerous Pasadena plumbers, at which point selecting DavesPlumbingRooter.com as the top plumber. Numerous plumbers were audited, and reviewed, based on factors such as cost, effectiveness, reviews, testimonials, and other...

Mars Curiosity's First Year: Watch Live Talk Online
2013-08-15 08:44:50

NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory Are you ready for some science? No matter where you are, you can join us online for a live public talk from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, Calif., on Thursday, Aug. 15 at 7 p.m. PDT (10 p.m. EDT) about the Curiosity rover's first year on Mars. This talk will revisit the dramatic, nail-biting landing and some of the mission's top science results. The speaker is JPL's Ashwin Vasavada, deputy project scientist for the Mars Science...

Charles Bolden Previews the 'Year Of Earth' At JPL
2013-08-14 10:21:27

Nasa's Jet Propulsion Laboratory NASA Administrator Charles Bolden checked on the progress today of two Earth missions being built at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif., for launch in 2014. Technicians in JPL's historic Spacecraft Assembly Facility clean room are assembling NASA's Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) spacecraft, which will produce global maps of soil moisture for tracking water availability around our planet, and ISS-RapidScat, a scatterometer instrument...

2013-08-12 23:22:51

Individuals with disabilities are still useful members of society. Pasadena News reports how a client with developmental disabilities improved on their skills in just a few months thanks to the care and encouragement shown by People's Care employees. Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) August 12, 2013 People with disabilities are useful members of society who need to be pushed and given the chance to prove themselves, a special needs instructor said. Mabel Perez, an employee at People's Care in...

2013-08-10 23:00:55

The latest jobs report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics reveals an uneven jobs market recovery. But this has not stumped the jobs growth in most sectors on Hound.com. Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) August 10, 2013 The U.S. economy has added 162,000 jobs in July with the retail and food industries leading the charge, as per the latest Bureau of Labor Statistics Report. While overall job growth has been muted, hiring on Hound.com has been spurred by strong auto and construction activity. The Bureau...

2013-08-07 23:26:46

Dr. Robert Shimasaki recently introduced DIAGNOdent technology to improve oral health of patients at Park Place Dental Care in Pasadena, CA. DIAGNOdent utilizes breakthrough technology to detect cavities at the earliest stage, giving patients more oral health benefits. Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) August 07, 2013 Dr. Robert Shimasaki recently introduced DIAGNOdent technology to improve oral health of patients at Park Place Dental Care in Pasadena, CA. DIAGNOdent utilizes breakthrough...

2013-07-18 23:18:25

Dr. Robert Shimasaki, implant dentist in Pasadena, CA and Park Place Dental Care recently achieved a 97 percent patient satisfaction rating for excellence in dental care and comfort. Of more than 350 reviews written on Park Place Dental Care’s DemandForce.com profile, 97 percent of patients reported being so satisfied with their experience that they would recommend the dental practice to friends and family. Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) July 18, 2013 Dr. Robert Shimasaki, implant dentist in...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'