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2014-04-21 16:20:45

Editors Tell SANBAG to Reconsider their Position MONROVIA, Calif., April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Below is an Editorial that ran in the San Gabriel Valley Tribune, Pasadena Star News and Inland Valley Daily Bulletin expressing support for AB2574 (Rodriguez) and recommending that SANBAG revisit their position in opposition of the legislation. The editors highlight the need to take the Gold Line light rail system to Ontario Airport, as well as the overwhelming support that...

New Study Outlines 'Water World' Theory Of Life's Origins
2014-04-16 11:27:36

Whitney Clavin, NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory Life took root more than four billion years ago on our nascent Earth, a wetter and harsher place than now, bathed in sizzling ultraviolet rays. What started out as simple cells ultimately transformed into slime molds, frogs, elephants, humans and the rest of our planet's living kingdoms. How did it all begin? A new study from researchers at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif., and the Icy Worlds team at NASA's...

Creating Better Soybeans For A Hot, Dry, Hungry World
2014-04-16 10:02:09

Carol Rasmussen, NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory A new study shows that soybean plants can be redesigned to increase crop yields while requiring less water and helping to offset greenhouse gas warming. The study is the first to demonstrate that a major food crop can be modified to meet multiple goals at the same time. The study, led by Darren Drewry of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, Calif., used an advanced vegetation model and high-performance computer optimization...

2014-04-10 12:33:31

Together with Leaders from Adoption Organizations, Leading People Search Engine Recognizes Winners for Their Work Connecting Families Across the Nation PASADENA, Calif., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spokeo (www.spokeo.com), the leading people search engine, along with an advisory committee comprised of leaders from a variety of adoption organizations, today announced the honorees of the Annual Spokeo Search Angel Awards: Patricia Ann Neal and Laura Ann Brandl-Witherspoon. Logo -...

2014-03-28 23:23:38

Rap mogul Eminem will bring his talents to Pasadena in June of this year, and the concert will feature the multi-talented Rihanna. Fans can now find tickets for Monster Tour tickets online today at TicketProcess.com. (PRWEB) March 28, 2014 Eminem recently announced an upcoming Monster Tour that will take him to California and New Jersey before he arrives in Detroit. The beginning of the tour is likely to be the hottest stretch, which is why fans interested in seeing Eminem and Rihanna...

2014-03-27 23:33:24

As a registered HERO contractor General Heating & Air Conditioning can assist homeowners with energy-saving upgrades that will entitle them to special financing and tax breaks. Pasadena, Ca (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 A new clean energy financing program is taking southern California by storm, as individual city councils throughout Los Angeles County pass resolutions approving the HERO Program for use in their communities. With support from residents and registered HERO contractors like...

2014-03-27 23:28:13

Eminem tickets for Detroit, Pasadena, and East Rutherford have been reduced at QueenBeeTickets.com for 2014 Monster Tour stops with Rihanna. The pair are prepared to perform concerts at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, CA on August 7-8, MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ on August 16-17, and Comerica Park in Detroit, MI on August 22-23. Germantown, Wisconsin (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 QueenBeeTickets.com has a steady supply of tickets for customers who are in search of good prices for upcoming...

2014-03-26 20:20:14

Caltrans District 7 Director Carrie Bowen joins the agency's board at tonight's meeting, as the board also recognizes the achievements of outgoing member Lara Larramendi MONROVIA, Calif., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tonight, the Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority (Construction Authority) Board of Directors welcomes its newest member - Caltrans District 7 Director Carrie Bowen; while also recognizing the service and departure of its longest-serving member - former...

2014-03-22 23:00:28

Eminem ticket sales have started off with a bang, and QueenBeeTickets.com has released an additional inventory of discounted seats for concerts in Detroit at Comerica Park, Pasadena at Rose Bowl, and East Rutherford at MetLife Stadium. Tickets for Eminem & Rihanna have been number one sellers since presales began on March 20. Germantown, Wisconsin (PRWEB) March 22, 2014 QueenBeeTickets.com can accommodate music fans who are looking for tickets for Eminem & Rihanna. The “Monster...

2014-03-21 23:01:02

Ticket Down announces that Eminem and Rihanna will perform together in "The Monster Tour" during August, 2014. Presale tickets are currently available for Rihanna and Eminem concert dates at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, CA; MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ; and Comerica Park in Detroit, MI and concertgoers can use the special promo/coupon code EMINEM-RIHANNA-2014 for added savings. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 21, 2014 Ticket Down announces that presale tickets are now...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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