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2014-06-13 20:22:13

Prado at Del Sur offers single-family homes in close proximity to resort-style amenities SAN DIEGO, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Standard Pacific Homes, one of the nation's leaders in homebuilding quality, today announced the debut of Prado, a spectacular collection of homes nestled within San Diego's premier master-planned community of Del Sur. The community offers an affluent address and an ideal location just walking distance to top-rated schools and upscale amenities including...

2014-04-29 12:24:44

El Cid Vacations Club promotes environmental awareness during National Earth Month with beach cleanup efforts in Riviera Maya. RIVIERA MAYA, Mexico, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- El Cid Vacations Club offers a host of exotic locations that help vacationers experience the trip of a lifetime. By offering world-class facilities and featuring luxurious amenities, excellent cuisine and a quiet, relaxing atmosphere, El Cid enables travelers to enjoy all of Mexico's vacation...

2014-02-21 12:22:52

Nationwide Festival Series Brings Spanish Tradition to Select Cities Across U.S. TAMPA BAY, Fla., Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Twenty-four bulls, a ¼ mile track and thousands of thrill-seekers. It's time to grab life by the horns at The Great Bull Run on March 8(th) at Little Everglades Ranch. This "bucket-list" sensation has taken the nation by storm drawing thousands of participants in major cities across the U.S.! There's a new craze in the world of adventure sports and...

2013-08-22 23:29:19

“Art4Crowd” is the first ever crowdfunded outdoor mural restoration project in NYC with proceeds benefitting The Bowery Mission. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 22, 2013 EarlyShares.com, a premiere crowdfunding portal, announces its partnership with International Artist Domingo Zapata and The Bowery Mission to launch Art4Crowd. This is the first ever crowdfunded outdoor mural project in New York City. Zapata, a personal supporter of The Bowery Mission, will be restoring the...

Running Of The Bulls Style Event Coming To America
2013-08-04 05:33:53

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Good news for thrill-seeking Americans who have always wanted to participate in the annual running of the bulls in Pamplona, Spain but didn't want to travel overseas: an offshoot of the event is coming to the US. According to Jeff Martin and Michael Felbernaum of the Associated Press (AP), the Great Bull Run is scheduled to take place near Richmond, Virginia on August 24. The event, inspired by the original running of the bulls,...

2013-07-17 23:20:58

Agoda.com, Asia’s leading hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group (Nasdaq:PCLN), has prepared some great hotel deals for Spain’s squishiest, goopiest and messiest festival – the raucous free-for-all of La Tomatina, the tomato festival, often called the world’s largest food fight. This year, it takes place on August 28. Singapore (PRWEB) July 17, 2013 Agoda.com, Asia’s leading hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group (Nasdaq:PCLN), has...

Word of the Day
  • 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.'