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2014-09-17 08:21:16

Street Racing and Technology vehicles offer speed, agility and fun to Edmonton residents EDMONTON, Alberta, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Edmonton residents who want a vehicle that can easily top out the speedometer tend to gravitate toward Street Racing and Technology (SRT) vehicles such as the Dodge Viper SRT, the Dodge Challenger SRT and the Dodge Charger SRT. Each of these vehicles are available through the Edmonton-area dealership Great West Chrysler, as is the Jeep...

2014-09-17 08:21:12

Off-road SUV performance lives on for 2015 at Calgary-area Jeep dealership AIRDRIE, Alberta, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Equipped with what has come to be a classic configuration for SUV performance, the V-6 power and Command-Trac® control of Jeep Wrangler returns to Airdrie Dodge for the 2015 model year. Whether faced with snow, sand, mud or rock, the 2015 Jeep Wrangler will continue to provide the engine power and torque distribution which local drivers count on to...

2014-09-17 08:20:56

Keeping furry friends contained helps everyone in the vehicle EDMONTON, Alberta, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- As many Edmonton families begin getting ready for the upcoming holiday seasons, one topic remains cloudy to some: how to travel safely with pets. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140917/146631 Because there are so many families with pets who will be traveling this holiday season, Edmonton dealership Alberta Honda addressed the issue on its blog. While...

2014-09-17 00:20:51

WASHINGTON, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110428/DC91889LOGO FIRST FEDERAL LOAN Profile America -- Wednesday, September 17th. On this date in 1787, the Constitutional Convention wrapped up in Philadelphia with the delegates accepting the document and sending it on to the states for ratification. Less than two years later, the new U.S. government had to...

2014-09-16 23:11:12

Oxnard dentist and international lecturer Dr. Saj Jivraj, founder of the Anacapa Dental Art Institute in Oxnard and Woodland Hills, Calif., is presenting at the Spectrum Day Vancouver conference this weekend. Dr. Jivraj, an expert in teeth restoration and replacement, will speak about All-on-4™ dental implants in his presentation “Clinical and Laboratory Aspects of Graft Less Solutions,” which he will deliver at 12:40 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, at the Empire Landmark Hotel &...

2014-09-16 23:06:14

Bridging the gap of understanding between the legal and the contracting communities, Key Case Law Rules for Government Contract Formation is a much-needed addition to the essential resources for acquisition professionals. Tysons Corner, VA (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Management Concepts Inc., the nation’s premier provider of professional development, performance improvement, and talent management solutions for the public sector, today announced the publication of Key Case Law Rules for...

2014-09-16 23:02:35

Recognizing the growing demand for affordable and comprehensive smile makeovers, leading dental practices in Turkey are providing Middle Eastern patients expert dental services. VisitandCare.com’s partnered dental providers in Turkey are renewing their commitment to patients who want to maintain optimal dental health and seek professional cosmetic dentistry services. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Recognizing the growing demand for affordable and comprehensive smile makeovers,...

2014-09-16 23:01:01

New HR Tips Available for Transitioning Employees to Individual Health Insurance Park City, UT (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Today, Zane Benefits, the #1 Online Health Benefits Solution, published new information on transitioning employees to individual health insurance. According to Zane Benefits, with the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in full effect, many small and medium sized businesses will be steering some or all of their employees towards individual health insurance. This comes as no...

2014-09-16 16:26:05

Perry Discusses Representation of Historically Persecuted Religious Group in 2012 Election UTICA, N.Y., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mitt Romney made history when he was the first member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS), a historically persecuted religious group, to earn a presidential nomination from a major political party. Luke Perry, associate professor and chair of government and politics, examines this political first in his new book,...

2014-09-16 16:21:27

LONDON, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Commercial and Military Flight Simulation in US$ Million by the following Product/Service Segments: Commercial Flight Simulation (Commercial Full Flight Simulators, Commercial Flight Training Devices, & Commercial Flight Training Services) and Military Flight Simulation (Military Full Flight Simulators, Military Flight Training Devices, & Military Flight Training Services). The report...


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Tori horse
2014-07-03 13:16:45

The Tori is a breed of horse that originated in Estonia. The first breed type was developed between 1890 to 1950 by crossing native mares with European stallions. The Tori’s quality slowly deteriorated from inbreeding depression found in the 1930s. The Tori was then crossed with Breton Post-Horse stallions to alleviate the inbreeding depression. As a result a larger type of Tori was developed and became widespread. Further crossbreeding was introduced with Hanoverian, Holstein and...

Dutch Heavy Draft
2014-06-13 15:06:40

The Dutch Heavy Draft is a fairly new species of horse from the Netherlands. After World War I they were developed for heavy draft and farm work by cross-breeding a Brabant, Zeeland-type Dutch mare and a Belgian Ardennes. Since 1925, the only horse allowed to be registered into the stud book is from registered parents. Other names for the breed are Dutch Draft, Dutch Draught or Nederland Trekpaard. It is a relatively tall horse that stands about 64 inches high. Its coat is normally...

The History Of Drone Technology
2014-05-26 09:05:12

Drones, also known as unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), are pilotless and non-crewed aircraft that are capable of flight either by remote control or through the use of on-board computers. Other names for these types of aircraft are remotely piloted vehicle (RPV), remotely piloted aircraft (RPA), and remotely operated aircraft (ROA). Drones are commonly used by the military, but are also being implemented in search and rescue operations and being utilized in other civil applications, such as...

Young Kerry Bog Pony
2014-04-17 12:16:10

The Kerry Bog Pony originated in Ireland, possibly a descendent of the Irish Hobby Horse, originally inhabiting the peat bogs of County Kerry, southwest Ireland. Although the exact origin of the Kerry Bog Pony is unknown, images from a 1617 book show similarities to the Irish Hobby as well as the Kerry Bog of today. The pony was initially used for transporting peat and kelp from the bog over a variety of terrain. Some were used to pull carts and others were for harness. When they were not...

EE-9 Cascavel
2014-02-05 12:39:46

Engenheiros Especializados S/A (Engesa) was a manufacturer of military trucks, armored fighting vehicles and civilian sport-utility vehicles located in Brazil from 1963 to 1993. In 1963, Engesa began as a private company installing all-wheel-drive systems in existing commercial trucks, rebuilt, adapted and updated armored vehicles and tanks from World War II which the Brazilian Army owned. The headquarters for Engesa started in Avenida Liberdade, Sao Paulo but moved to Avenida Das...

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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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