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2013-07-16 23:00:28

AccountingSuite is excited to be a part of this year's Tech Carnival at Candlestick park with 100% of proceeds going to Special Olympics of Northern California. Tickets for the event include unlimited rides/activities & free parking, and 100% of these proceeds go to the Special Olympics of Northern California. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 16, 2013 The Silicon Valley Sports League presents the 1st Annual - Tech Carnival @ Candlestick Park with 100% of proceeds going to Special...

2013-06-13 23:27:38

Content Syndicate has been named Winner of 2013 TiE50 “Top Startup” Award at TiEcon 2013, the world´s largest conference for entrepreneurs. The company was amongst 50 winners honored in the heart of Silicon Valley at the Santa Clara Convention Center in California. Santa Clara, California (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 TiEcon 2013 its flagship annual event is the world's largest conference for entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs. This year´s edition of the event attracted more than...

2013-06-13 23:01:41

Mayor Lee, city officials join Academy of Art University and United Way of the Bay Area for art exhibit featuring classic car collection and award-winning student work; funds raised to benefit United Way of Central Oklahoma May Tornadoes Relief Fund San Francisco, California (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 San Francisco business and community leaders, including Mayor Ed Lee, attended an Academy of Art University fundraiser that raised close to $30,000 for survivors of the devastating Oklahoma...

2013-06-12 23:01:12

More than 100 restaurants, caterers, bakeries, wineries, and breweries will be onsite at Oakland Zoo — offering scrumptious samples of the San Francisco Bay Area´s finest epicurean offerings. Oakland, CA (PRWEB) June 12, 2013 Oakland Zoo´s 21st Annual Fundraiser, Walk in the Wild is on June 22, 2013, from 5:00 p.m. — 10:00 p.m. Now on its twenty-first year, Walk in the Wild - An Epicurean Escapade! is one of the Bay Area´s premier fundraising events. More than...

2013-06-10 23:22:24

Dr. Theopia Jackson received the first Bay Area award for her work in connecting Oakland youths to organization offering free lessons in the arts and athletics to chronically ill children and their siblings. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) June 10, 2013 Theopia Jackson, a former Dean of Students and senior faculty member in Saybrook University´s School of Clinical Psychology, has been honored by CoachArt: a non“profit organization offering free lessons in the arts and athletics...

2013-06-07 23:01:14

City of Palo Alto Utilities points out how its recent national Top Ten rankings for renewable and solar programs come on the heels of its decision to buy only 100% carbon neutral electricity. Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) June 07, 2013 The City of Palo Alto has received national recognition as a result of its promoting programs encouraging the use of renewable power. This virtual "trifecta" of recent achievement includes: Palo Alto has been ranked #1 in the country for the participation rate...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'