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2013-09-05 23:01:10

Jordan Herbst, a 14-year-old resident of Bishop, Calif., is at home recovering from a life-threatening and rare infection with hantavirus, through the efforts of pediatric specialists at hospitals in Inyo County, Reno, Nev., and at UC Davis Children’s Hospital. Sacramento, Calif. (PRWEB) September 05, 2013 Jordan Herbst, a 14-year-old resident of Bishop, Calif., is at home recovering from a life-threatening and rare infection with hantavirus, through the efforts of pediatric specialists...

2013-08-16 23:02:00

4506-Transcripts.com and the Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada are pleased to announce the headquarters’ relocation to Reno, Nev. to accommodate the company’s rapid growth. Reno, Nevada (PRWEB) August 16, 2013 4506-Transcripts’ decision to move to Reno came after considering several other site alternatives including Texas, Florida, and Las Vegas. Reno is only a few hours from major California markets, yet provides the pro-business and quality of life balance necessary...

2013-07-31 23:33:56

C&S Grocers is debuting Engage Organics Salt-free Seasoning Blends in their new products booth at a trade show at the Peppermill Resort in Reno, Nevada August 19-20, 2013. Kelseyville, CA (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 "Our loyal fans can now find our original Parsley Patch recipes, under the brand name Engage Organics Salt-free Seasoning Blends, online at Amazon or at our website http://engageorganics.com, and in their favorite grocery store by simply asking for them," says...

2013-07-08 23:19:09

New Lounge Offers a Stylish Addition to the Reno Nightlife Reno, NV (PRWEB) July 08, 2013 The Siena Hotel Spa Casino in Reno, NV announced today the Grand Opening of the L2 Lounge on July 11th. The new second floor Lounge overlooks the casino excitement and features live entertainment, DJs, and a creative twist to popular libations. L2 will be open every Thursday through Saturday with the excitement starting at 5pm each night. The Siena is proud to provide Reno’s new gold standard in...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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