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2014-09-12 12:23:08

Sales and marketing company receives sales award; outperforms against others CHICAGO, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Empire Chicago, a marketing firm located in Chicago, Illinois, announced that they have earned a sales award for their notable work on behalf of a well-recognized energy client. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140911/145343 Headed by President Mark Chern, Empire Chicago was the top performing sales office over other sales offices working on the same...

2014-09-12 08:23:54

Responding to gamer requests iOS shooter Angels in The Sky version 1.1.1 recently launched. Powered by exciting game play and now a superior special weapons system, inspired by player feedback, the new version of Angels in The Sky has been met with quick enthusiasm. SEOUL, South Korea, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For many people, mobile first person shooter Angels in The Sky represents a graphic shift in iOS games that's simply stunning. Powered by an exciting story line that...

2014-09-11 23:08:43

Truck Pull Held at Boston College will Benefit Special Olympics Massachusetts Boston, Mass (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 Humboldt Storage and Moving, the oldest moving company in Boston, is kicking off the registration for their third annual Truck Pull to benefit Special Olympics Massachusetts. The Truck Pull will be held on October 25 on the Boston College campus. The event will start at 10:00 am. Teams of 10 individuals will get the chance to pull a full sized tractor trailer, a box truck...

2014-09-11 23:05:45

A new physician joins the team and Premier – Main Line Sports Medicine Division marks their second year of helping patients get back to pain-free living. Bryn Mawr, PA (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 Premier - Main Line Sports Medicine, a division of Premier Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Associates, celebrates its second year of helping athletes and patients of all ages return to a healthy and active lifestyle. The two-year old practice is led by top doc Dr. Kevin Walsh, M.D. who is...

2014-09-11 23:05:43

Created by expert Tour biomechanics and fitness Coach Joey D, this golf-specific training facility offers a complete pro-style game improvement and hosts training and educational events for players and professionals from around the world. Jupiter, FL (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 Jupiter, Florida is not only one of the leading hubs of professional golf, it's home to the golf fitness and training headquarters of renowned biomechanics coach Joey Diovisalvi -- "Coach Joey D"...

2014-09-11 23:05:06

Ticket Down announces that presale tickets for Maroon 5 at the Sprint Center, Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Amalie Arena, Palace of Auburn Hills, Philips Arena, Toyota Center, Consol Energy Center, Rogers Arena, Izod Center, BB&T Center, Nationwide Arena, Viejas Arena at Aztec Bowl, Air Canada Centre, Credit Union Centre are now available. This trusted ticket reseller is offering their exclusive customer appreciation discount MAROON-5 for added savings. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 11,...

2014-09-11 23:04:32

Experiential marketing agency extends its creative digital expertise in collegiate campuses with University of Wisconsin’s Student Athlete Performance Center, the Bud Selig Hall of Champions. (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 Brightline Interactive has partnered with the University of Wisconsin to honor the legacy of current and previous scholar athletes in the Bud Selig Hall of Champions at Camp Randall. The suite of experiences, including two touchscreen kiosks, an interactive projection...

2014-09-11 23:01:40

Absolute Performance bursts into the CrossFit scene with CrossFit AP, a revolutionary performance training facility where strength and speed meet, allowing any person in any shape to take advantage of fast paced and fun workouts. Buffalo, New York (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 CrossFit AP, a Western New York performance/athletic training facility, recently announced that it would continue to push the limit on its CrossFit program. Housed in the largest training facility in New York State...

2014-09-11 23:01:23

Sport Court® has completed an unprecedented summer as the Official 3 x 3 playing surface for prestigious 3 x 3 basketball events that have spanned the globe including the FIBA 3 x 3 World Tour and FIBA World Championship, the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) 2nd Summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in Nanjing, China and the Gus Macker Tour. Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 Sport Court® has completed an unprecedented summer as the Official 3 x 3 playing...

2014-09-11 12:24:11

CHICAGO, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This month, the Illinois Lottery is giving Illinoisans a chance to win even more cash with the debut of their newest instant games: Loose Change, Super $100 Frenzy, Super $500 Frenzy and $300,000,000 Cash Spectacular offer players multiple chances to win big prizes. These games join popular instant games like Crossword and ongoing numbers games like Lotto. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140807/134471 Turn coins into dollar bills...


Latest Sports Reference Libraries

Agricultural Show
2013-08-21 06:49:05

An Agricultural Show is a public event and is synonymous with the term state and county fairs. Agricultural shows exhibit all things pertaining to agriculture including equipment, animals, sports, and recreation. Livestock entered into the show is judged for various merits with ribbons being awarded. Competitions are held as well as trading of equipment and breeding stock. Agricultural shows are an intricate part of life in small country towns or other farming communities. The shows can...

Southern Cricket Frog, Acris gryllus
2013-07-26 13:49:45

The Southern Cricket Frog (Acris gryllus) is a small Hylid frog that is native to the Southeastern United States. It's very similar in appearance and habits to the Northern Cricket Frog, Acris crepitans, and was previously conspecific. The scientific name Acris is from the Greek word for locust, and the species name gryllus is Latin for cricket. The Southern Cricket Frog is approximately 0.75 to 1.5 inches. It has a pointed snout. The hind leg is more than half of the body length when...

European Free-tailed Bat, Tadarida teniotis or Tadarida insignis
2013-06-18 12:46:10

The European free-tailed bat (Tadarida teniotis or Tadarida insignis) is a species of free-tailed bat that is native to many areas in the Old World. It was reportedly seen in Korea in 1931, but no other reports have been recorded since that year. The body length of this species reaches between 3.3 inches and 3.7 inches, with a wing length of up to 2.5 inches. The European free-tailed bat appears on the IUCN Red List with a conservation status of “Least Concern.” Image Caption: European...

Big-eared Woolly Bat, Chrotopterus auritus
2012-07-17 11:09:49

The big-eared woolly bat (Chrotopterus auritus), also known as Peter’s woolly false vampire bat and the false woolly vampire bat, is the only member of its genus. It is native to South and Central America, with a range that includes southern Brazil, Paraguay, and southern Mexico to Argentina. It prefers a habitat within subtropical forests, roosting in hollow logs and caves. The big-eared woolly bat is large, making it a rather slow flier. It will fly at altitudes of up to 6.5 feet. It...

Natterer's Bat, Myotis nattereri
2012-06-25 17:20:04

Natterer's bat (Myotis nattereri) is a small bat that is native to Europe. Typically, this bat bears brown fur on the back, wing, and leg membranes, with the wings appearing to be lighter in color. The underbelly is white in color. Its name is derived from Johann Natterer, an Austrian naturalist. As is typical with bats, Natterer’s bat uses echolocation to navigate and find food. The frequencies of its calls range between 23 and 115 kHz and can last up to 3.8 milliseconds. During the hot...

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Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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