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2008-06-24 09:02:47

By Nicholas Azzara, The Bradenton Herald, Fla. Jun. 24--Regional water authorities today are expected to extend irrigation restrictions through the rainy season. Once-a-week lawn irrigation requirements in place since January 2007 are likely to be extended through Sept. 30, pending a vote today by the Southwest Florida Water Management District's governing board. SWFWMD's staff will recommend the board do just that following a particularly dry April and May. Current restrictions were...


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conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin