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2014-02-28 12:22:52

Aerospace and Defense Technology World Leader Recognized for Local Impact SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin's [NYSE: LMT] Space Systems Company was inducted into the Business Hall of Fame by the San Jose Silicon Valley Chamber of Commerce last night. "Lockheed Martin is proud to call Silicon Valley home for a number of our most innovative programs," said Douglas R. Graham, vice president of advanced programs for Lockheed Martin Space Systems and...

2014-02-25 23:04:05

Marvelous CrossFit just opened for business in Burlingame, CA and services the surrounding San Mateo, Milbrae, San Bruno, South San Francisco, and Daly City areas. The enormous 5300 square foot CrossFit Burlingame facility boasts an awesome workout space equipped with top of the line Rogue equipment for a fun and dynamic training experience. Burlingame, CA (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 Marvelous CrossFit has just opened as the newest CrossFit Burlingame gym and services the surrounding San...

2014-02-24 12:20:48

WASHINGTON, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA officials will participate in a media briefing at 9:30 a.m. PST Tuesday, Feb. 25 about the agency's work to use its Earth observation assets to help the state of California better manage its water resources and monitor and respond to its ongoing drought. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The briefing will be held at the Sacramento Convention Center, Room 103, 1400 J Street in Sacramento. Media will be able...

2014-02-24 08:26:41

Double-Digit Gains In San Francisco, Los Angeles and San Diego Year-Over-Year SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Luxury home values increased in San Francisco, Los Angeles and San Diego in the fourth quarter of 2013 compared to a year ago, according to the First Republic Prestige Home Index(TM) by First Republic Bank, a leading private bank and wealth management company. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130906/MM75721LOGO) In the fourth quarter of 2013, the Index...

2014-02-18 16:26:38

$110,000 benefits four San Francisco nonprofits, including programs for youth in the Tenderloin SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dignity Health Saint Francis Memorial Hospital has awarded $110,000 in grants to four San Francisco nonprofit organizations, funding programs for youth in the Tenderloin, healthcare assistance and food security. In accordance with Saint Francis' mission, the grantee organizations were recognized for their commitment to helping the poor and...

2014-02-15 23:02:23

SuperSlow Zone of Pleasanton, California, was recently highlighted by the Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce as a featured member and premiere personal wellness and exercise studio. Pleasanton, CA (PRWEB) February 15, 2014 SuperSlow Zone of Pleasanton, California, was recently highlighted by the Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce as a premier personal wellness and exercise studio. Joanie and Don Svedeman, are proud co-owners of the SuperSlow Zone and were honored to be featured by the Pleasanton...

2014-02-14 23:24:07

Join Silicon Valley’s first-ever festival celebrating the ecosystems that grow startups, and drive entrepreneurship, technology, and economic impact Silicon Valley, Calif. (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 The Global Innovation Summit +Week is the world's leading event focused on fostering systemic innovation in startup communities and across companies, cities and countries. The main event, Global Innovation Summit, seeks to grow innovation ecosystems that can stimulate the creation of...

2014-02-11 23:02:32

Recently named one of the five best places to work in the country by Glassdoor, Paycom joins other prominent technology companies already located in Silicon Valley. Sunnyvale, Calif. (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 Paycom, a leading provider of human capital management technology, expanded its national footprint with the opening of its first Silicon Valley office. This marks the fourth location in California and the 25th across the nation for Oklahoma City-based Paycom, which offers innovative...

nasa's hangar one
2014-02-11 11:17:16

[ Watch the Video: Iconic Hangar One Has Been Leased To Google ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Monday, a Google subsidiary announced that it had agreed to take over NASA’s iconic Hangar One – an 80-year-old facility originally built to house zeppelins. The moth-balled facility has been under the care of NASA's Ames Research Center for the past 23 years and the Google-backed Planetary Ventures LLC is expected to renovate the hangar and surrounding...

2014-02-11 10:37:03

The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) and NASA have selected Planetary Ventures LLC as the preferred lessee on a lease to rehabilitate historic Hangar One and to manage Moffett Federal Airfield, currently managed by NASA's Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, Calif. The lease will put Hangar One to new use and eliminate NASA's management costs of the airfield. GSA's Request for Proposals (RFP), issued on behalf of NASA in May 2013, kicked off a competitive process in which the...


Word of the Day
bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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