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2011-03-21 13:00:00

WOOLRICH, Pa., March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Woolrich, the Original Outdoor Clothing Company® has teamed up with Travel Alberta to give away a railroad adventure for two through the Canadian Rockies in the Woolrich Adventures Sweepstakes. Now through August 1st, adventurers can sign up online for a chance to win* this once-in-a-lifetime journey at www.woolrichadventures.com. The grand prize for two includes airfare to Vancouver, B.C.; multi-day service on the world...

2009-06-05 14:58:00

ABC(City TV in Canada)'s Hit Romance Reality Series Visits Its Neighbors to the North VANCOUVER, June 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Fall in love...with Canada. Watch the romance unfold on ABC(City TV in Canada)'s hit reality show The Bachelorette, from Warner Horizon Television, in three upcoming episodes set in Canada, home to current Bachelorette, Jillian Harris. In the show's fifth season, the star proudly shows off her origins in the Canadian episodes starting on June 8th, with the first set in...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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