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2013-05-13 23:23:49

The San Jose BioCenter is gone. In its place stands the new iteration in self-sustaining Biotech incubation: The BioCube. San Jose, California (PRWEB) May 13, 2013 Despite being a model of innovation for spring-boarding biotech companies, the dissolution of the Redevelopment Agency in 2012 nearly caused it to close its doors. The city would no longer have funds available for the private management of the facility or its upkeep. In September of 2012 real estate investor and venture...

2013-05-03 23:20:57

Top Notch Seats now has San Jose Sharks playoff tickets to all of the first round games against the Vancouver Canucks. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) May 03, 2013 Leading San Francisco ticket broker, Top Notch Seats, is thrilled to announce to hockey fans all over Northern California and beyond that they are now selling San Jose Sharks Playoff tickets to the first round games against the Vancouver Canucks. Hockey fans should know that Top Notch Seats is the single largest supplier of San Jose...

2013-04-26 23:03:28

Awards Given to Outstanding Public Agency Information and Communications Programs Manhattan, KS (PRWEB) April 26, 2013 The city of San José, Calif., and East Valley Water District, based in Highland, Calif., each earned accolades for their recent successful website redevelopment projects at the California Association of Public Information Officers (CAPIO) annual conference in Napa Valley on April 18. The city of San José received top billing in the website category and took...

2013-04-03 23:04:48

The Santa Clara County Open Space Authority is seeking applicants to fill a vacancy on its Board of Directors. The vacancy is for District 6, which includes the San Jose neighborhoods of Willow Glen, Naglee Park, Spartan-Keyes, Luna Park and Alum Rock. The vacancy is effective April 11, 2013. San Jose CA (PRWEB) April 03, 2013 The Santa Clara County Open Space Authority is seeking applicants to fill a vacancy on its Board of Directors. The vacancy is for District 6, which includes the San...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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