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2014-03-05 16:20:20

Public is invited on Friday, March 28, at San Jose State University SAN JOSE, Calif., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The International Green Industry Hall of Fame (IGIHOF) will honor several businesses and individuals for their commitment to a cleaner world. The fourth annual conference and induction ceremony, "Bridging the Environment and Technology," will be held Friday, March 28, at the San Jose State University (SJSU) Student Union. This year's event will feature...

2014-02-20 08:28:10

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research Solutions, Inc. (RSSS), a pioneer in facilitating the flow of information from the publishers of scientific, technical, and medical content to enterprise customers in Life Sciences and other research intensive organizations around the world, today announced that company President and CEO Peter Derycz has joined the International Advisory Council at the School of Library & Information Science at San Jose State University (SJSU)....

2014-02-04 23:04:07

Annual economic study by Joint Venture Silicon Valley and Silicon Valley Community Foundation shows jobs, income, tech, investment all spiking SAN JOSE and MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (PRWEB) February 04, 2014 Silicon Valley’s economy is red-hot and leads the nation with extraordinary growth in jobs, income, innovation, venture capital investment and immigration, according to the 2014 Silicon Valley Index released today by Joint Venture Silicon Valleyand Silicon Valley Community Foundation....

2014-01-28 23:32:25

Romantic comedy brings together Indian and Latin cultures while telling the story of a techie engineer. This 'slice of life' story uses humour to explore universal themes including: relationships, self identity, and love. San Jose, San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 ‘¡Hola Venky!’ pays homage to the cultural spirit and business innovation that make Silicon Valley one of the fastest growing markets. It tells a story that could only take place in the high tech...

2014-01-23 23:27:38

GreenMouse, Inc., a leader in electronics reuse and recycling, is teaming up with Central YMCA to encourage the community to recycle their unwanted electronics and raise money to help support Central YMCA and its activities. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 The event will be held Saturday, February 1st from 9AM- 3PM at Central YMCA, San Jose, 1717 The Alameda, San Jose, Calif. This e-waste collection event will be set up to allow for quick and convenient drop-off of electronics....

2014-01-07 16:26:51

SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oclaro, Inc. (Nasdaq: OCLR), a leading provider and innovator of optical communications solutions, today announced that management is scheduled to present at the Needham Annual Growth Conference on January 15, 2014, at 9:20 a.m. Eastern Time. Event: Needham Annual Growth Conference Date: Wednesday, January 15, 2014 Time:...

2013-12-14 23:03:10

SuperSlow Zone, a premium fitness center located in Silver Creek, wins Best Place to Get Fit by The Evergreen Times for 2013-2014. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) December 14, 2013 Marie Ortiz, owner of SuperSlow Zone in Silver Creek, CA, is proud to announce her premium fitness center, SuperSlow Zone, won Best Place to Get Fit by The Evergreen Times for 2013-2014. Marie (“Ree”) Ortiz has been a resident of the Evergreen community in San Jose, CA for over 20 years, and is a native Californian....

2013-12-13 23:01:17

VP of Marketing Jim Mills Honored for His Work with Harvard Business School Community Partners San Diego, CA (PRWEB) December 13, 2013 On December 3, the Harvard Business School (HBS) Club of Northern California Community Partners presented Sally Ride Science Vice President of Marketing Jim Mills with “The Jim Stocker Award for Volunteer Excellence” for his pro bono work as a marketing consultant for non-profit organizations over the past 10 years. Most recently, Mr. Mills, a 1986...

2013-12-02 23:27:58

GreenCitizen is opening its new Eco-Station in Santa Clara on Monday, December 2, 2013. Located inside the SuperGreen Solutions Store at 5155 Stevens Creeks Blvd, Suite 100, Santa Clara, GreenCitizen's new Eco-Station will be open from 10 A.M. to 6 P.M., Mondays through Saturdays, all year round. Santa Clara, California (PRWEB) December 02, 2013 GreenCitizen is opening its new Eco-Station in Santa Clara on Monday, December 2, 2013. Located inside the SuperGreen Solutions Store at...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • 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.'
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