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2013-07-29 23:22:20

As San Francisco hosts the America’s Cup, the Apartments at Marina Cove announces short-term apartments for rent, serving the needs of America’s cup fans. Long popular with corporate short-term renters, the apartment complex is located in the Marina district of San Francisco, minutes away from top viewing locations for the sailing regatta. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 29, 2013 The Apartments at Marina Cove, San Francisco’s top apartments for rent in the Marina district, is proud...

2013-05-13 23:23:44

Following a report by SFist about the failure of seismic stabilizing bolts on the San Francisco Bay Bridge during a stress test, Bay Fastening Systems issues a statement emphasizing the importance of safety testing on bridges. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) May 13, 2013 On May 13, Bay Fastening Systems comments on the importance of appropriate safety testing on bridges following an article published in SFist that details the failure of 32 seismic stabilizing bolts after a stress test that simulated...

Is Whale Watching Becoming A Full Contact Sport?
2012-08-22 15:57:10

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Tourists have been coming from around the world to the coast of California to catch a glimpse of whales this year. From Avila Beach on the San Luis Obispo Bay to Monterrey and Santa Cruz on the Monterrey Bay to the great shipping channels of San Francisco Bay, humpback and blue whales have been out in record numbers. Blue and humpback whales are both endangered species that use the California coastline as a spring and summer feeding...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.