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2012-09-05 23:02:55

Innovative ocean renewable energy technology makes U.S. debut off the coast of Oregon Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) September 04, 2012 After a multi-day installation operation, Northwest Energy Innovations (NWEI), a Portland-based company, has successfully installed a wave energy device off the coast of Newport, Oregon. The device, known as Wave Energy Technology-New Zealand (WET-NZ), is now deployed at the Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center´s (NNMREC) open ocean test...

2012-09-05 23:02:06

The personal injury attorneys at Shulman DuBois LLC in Portland, OR are sponsoring a writing contest to raise awareness about bike accidents. The winner of the contest will receive a ContourROAM Hands-free HD Camcorder. Portland, OR (PRWEB) September 04, 2012 Beginning September 4th, Shulman DuBois LLC will be accepting submissions to their online Bicycle Accident Safety writing contest. The theme of the stories should be: “I wish I had a bike camera when“¦” The...

2012-08-15 23:02:30

A Second Oregon European Wax Center Franchise anticipates a successful Grand Opening by giving away Free Body waxing for a week Portland, OR (PRWEB) August 14, 2012 European Wax Center Portland is excited to announce its official Grand Opening on Wednesday, August 22nd. During the week prior, European Wax Center Portland will be inviting all future guests interested in waxing in Portland, OR to try out their waxing services for FREE during Premiere Week. Premiere Week at European Wax Center...

2012-08-09 23:02:20

The Portland Hoop Kings thank No More Poverty and Michael Omidi and Julian Omidi for their support. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) August 09, 2012 Portland, Oregon — The Portland Hoops Kings, thanked No More Poverty (nmp.org) and its founding brothers, Michael Omidi, MD and Julian Omidi, for the support extended to their inner city youth basketball program. “We are very grateful for No More Poverty´s support of our program,” according to Monica Porter speaking on behalf of...

2012-06-15 23:00:55

European Wax Center-Portland looks forward to opening this summer Portland, OR (PRWEB) June 15, 2012 European Wax Center-Portland is eagerly looking forward to celebrating its Grand Opening this summer in July. European Wax Center-Portland will be bringing professional, convenient waxing in Nob Hill, Portland, OR at an affordable price to the Portland Metro Area. Before the Grand Opening, European Wax Center-Portland will be offering an exclusive Premiere Week, where guests can try out...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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