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2013-10-31 23:02:20

NW based custom cosmetic manufacturer and supplier Essential Wholesale & Labs has finally moved out of it's Clackamas, Oregon facility. On June 4, EWL started its first day in its new 58,000 square foot facility in historic Northwest Portland. Portland, OR (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 NW based custom cosmetic manufacturer and supplier Essential Wholesale & Labs has finally moved out of it's Clackamas, Oregon facility. On June 4, EWL started its first day in its new 58,000...

2013-10-22 23:23:16

Kobos Coffee, Portland's original micro-roaster, is marking its 40th anniversary today. Kobos Coffee pioneered the city's thriving micro-roasting scene as the first small-batch roaster-retailer to elevate coffee as an artisan beverage. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 Portland, Oregon coffee pioneer Kobos Coffee is marking its 40th anniversary today. Founded on October 22, 1973, Kobos was the city’s first roaster/retailer to recognize coffee as an artisan beverage, and...

2013-09-17 23:23:55

Viewpoint Construction Software today announced they will be leasing the historic 1510 Water Avenue building, expanding their headquarters along the Eastside Esplanade in Portland’s Produce Row district to make room for a growing employee base. Portland, Ore. (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 Coaxis, dba Viewpoint Construction Software®, today announced they will be leasing the historic 1510 Water Avenue building, expanding their headquarters along the Eastside Esplanade in Portland’s...

2013-09-10 23:04:17

Premier family athletic club to be located across from Nike World Headquarters. Portland, OR (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 VillaSport Athletic Club and Spa is pleased to announce plans for a new club that will be located across from the Nike World Headquarters in Beaverton, Oregon. VillaSport Beaverton, which will open Summer 2014, will be the first premier athletic club and spa of its size in the Portland metro area that is focused on the entire family. VillaSport is dedicated to providing...


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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