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2010-10-29 18:10:00

RIVERSIDE, Calif., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The Western Riverside Council of Governments (WRCOG) is requesting the Attorney General begin an investigation of the California Energy Commission (CEC) regarding violations in relation to its handling of WRCOG's grant application for commercial and residential energy efficiency and solar projects. In addition, WRCOG is requesting an immediate freeze on any allocation of Municipal Financing Program funds from the American Reinvestment and Recovery...

2010-10-14 02:00:00

RIVERSIDE, Calif., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- A rebuilt McDonald's® restaurant in Riverside, Calif., became the first McDonald's west of the Mississippi, and the fourth in the U.S., to seek LEED® Gold certification (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design). The restaurant, located at 2242 University Avenue, opened to the public today. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101014/LA82013-a) (Photo:...

2010-09-30 19:00:00

RIVERSIDE, Calif., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- A-Check America, a global leader in Background Screening, Substance Abuse Testing, Applicant Tracking, and Applicant Assessments, announced today it has leveraged its prowess in Database Technology and considerable financial resources to create CredentialSafe. CredentialSafe is a revolutionary new service that offers continuity, scalability, and standardization to all stakeholders in the Healthcare Industry, including Practitioners, Healthcare...

2010-09-07 10:45:00

RIVERSIDE, Calif., Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced the company's next-generation Transient Blocking Unit (TBU(TM)) Series of circuit protection devices designed to protect a broad selection of industrial and telecommunications applications. The new series provides ultra-fast overcurrent protection offered in a wide range of trigger currents and voltages and reduced form factors to save valuable board...

2010-08-03 10:00:00

ONTARIO, Calif., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2010 Inland Empire Auto Show (IEAS), a sure stop for auto enthusiasts in San Bernardino and Riverside Counties, has just announced some of the hottest attractions that will be coming to this year's show. The IEAS moved its show dates later in the year from August 27-29, to provide automakers with easier options to ensure participation in the Inland Empire's premier annual auto show. The IEAS continues to grow since the show's return to the...

2010-07-06 09:21:00

RIVERSIDE, Calif., July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- California automobile dealership BMW of Riverside has achieved an auto industry milestone by being recognized as one of the most environmentally conscious businesses in the area. The City of Riverside honored the dealership for its commitment to clean water practices that include reduced water usage and innovative use of technology to reduce pollutants. General Manager, Tom Naso, credited the award to BMW of Riverside's aggressive and...

2010-06-30 14:52:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Entravision Communications Corporation (NYSE: EVC) today announced that its radio stations in Southern California generated extraordinary ratings during the opening World Cup match between Mexico and South Africa on June 11, from 7 am to 9 am PDT. In the combined Los Angeles and Riverside markets, KLYY-FM Jose and KDLD-FM El Gato attracted 608,400 persons six years old and older, regardless of language, and more than 309,100 of...

2010-06-16 07:21:00

NEWTON, Mass., June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Curaspan Health Group, the industry leader in building secure electronic patient-transition networks for hospitals, post-acute providers and suppliers, has helped Riverside Health System (RHS) dramatically increase referrals within its network. In one year, in-network patient placements jumped from 30% to 60%. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100114/NE37429LOGO ) Serving the communities of Southeastern Virginia with an integrated delivery...

2010-06-07 12:56:00

RIVERSIDE, Calif., June 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- California Baptist University in Riverside will host two one-week summer academic camps in July, for middle schoolers and high school freshmen interested in graphic design and engineering. The daytime camps, with sessions held weekdays, will engage children in hands-on projects that make learning concepts about these career fields fun and accessible. The programs, called "Discovery University," are the first to be launched by the...

2010-06-04 17:43:00

OAKLAND, Calif., June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 12,000 California registered nurses remain scheduled to strike for 24 hours next Thursday, most of them at University of California hospitals, the California Nurses Association/National Nurses United announced today. The strike will affect RNs at the large UC medical centers in Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, Sacramento, and Irvine, UC student health centers in Berkeley, Santa Cruz, Riverside, and Santa Barbara, and at three...


Word of the Day
mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.