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2014-07-15 12:26:06

Career Online High School Program Launches this Summer SACRAMENTO, Calif. and FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sacramento Public Library will offer qualified community members the opportunity to earn accredited high school diplomas and credentialed career certificates through Career Online High School, a program brought to public libraries by Gale, part of Cengage Learning. Currently, more than 50,000 adults in Sacramento, nearly 20 percent of the local...

2014-07-07 20:20:44

RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- California's top water executives will join together for the California Utility Executive Management Association (CUEMA) Annual Leadership Summit September 3-5 in Monterey, California. Conference attendees will have an opportunity to hear from Dan Walters, the Sacramento Bee's leading political columnist who frequently covers water issues. Walters, a renowned journalist with a career spanning over 50 years, will speak on the...

2014-07-03 16:21:28

WEST SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mounting Systems, Inc., the West Sacramento, CA manufacturer of residential, commercial and utility-scale PV mounting structures will introduce a range of new and significantly updated products at the Intersolar North America exhibition set for the Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco from July 8 - 10. MSI will show its all-new, ballasted Lambda Light S(+) (LLI S(+)) and Lambda Light EW(+) (LLI EW(+)) products for...

2014-06-04 23:14:08

John Volek served as NATYCAA’s President from 2010-11 and retired as AD at Sierra College in 2011 after eight years at the helm. He was also named the Under Armour Athletic Director of the year in 2011. Rocklin, CA (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 John Volek, who led Sierra College to national athletic prominence in the 2000’s, will be inducted into the National Alliance of Two Year College Athletic Administrators(NATYCAA) Hall of Fame Monday, June 9, at the NATYCAA Convention in Orlando, FL....

2014-05-22 23:15:04

Sierra College sent two separate teams to compete in separate events at the 2014 SMUD Solar Regatta. Both teams returned to campus big winners. Rocklin, CA (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 The Sierra College Physics and Engineering Club along with the Energy Technology Program spent last Saturday May 17 competing in the Northern California SMUD Solar Regatta at the Rancho Seco Recreational Area in Herald, CA, and came back to the Rocklin Campus the big winners of the event. Competing in separate...

2014-05-13 23:02:04

Home Care Assistance Sacramento welcomes two new staff members - Corrina Boerger as Client Care Coordinator and Melanie Free as Client Care Account Manager Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 Home Care Assistance of Sacramento, a leading provider of in-home care for seniors, is pleased to welcome two new members to its staff to meet the growing demand for in-home services among seniors in Sacramento. Corrina Boerger, who comes to Home Care Assistance with over four years of experience in...

2014-05-13 16:20:44

DAVIS, Calif., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After more than five years of litigation, a California federal jury has awarded Sierra Railroad Company ("Sierra") $39.6 million in compensatory and punitive damages in a service contract dispute with Patriot Rail Corporation ("Patriot"). A California jury found that Patriot breached its non-disclosure agreement with Sierra, committed fraud, willfully and maliciously engaged in the theft of Sierra's trade secrets, and interfered with...

2014-05-12 16:20:49

Local Car Wash Chain Celebrates Opening of Eighth Sacramento Area Location with 10 Days of Free Car Washes May 20-29 WEST SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quick Quack Car Wash, a Sacramento, California-based company, is giving away free car washes for 10 days to celebrate opening the doors on a new exterior only, express car wash in the City of West Sacramento. The free car wash days begin on May 20(th) and end on May 29(th) and are only available at the new West...

2014-05-08 23:09:01

Independent research panel ConsumerResearchers.org has carried out impartial analysis of the best home security companies in Sacramento. The results will help residents of the city to make an informed decision when choosing their home security system. Sacramento, California (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 The capital of California and known as America’s most diverse city, Sacramento is one of the most historic cities in the state and pulls in many visitors to see its landmarks and attractions. The...

2014-05-05 23:03:14

In partnership with Volunteers of America, Innovest staff in its Sacramento office participated in the west coast office’s first annual Innovest Cares Day by helping returning veterans readjust to life at home. Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 In partnership with Volunteers of America, Innovest staff in its Sacramento office participated in the west coast office’s first annual Innovest Cares Day by helping returning veterans readjust to life at home. Innovest staff worked to create...


Word of the Day
baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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