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2014-10-24 23:00:57

Kansas City Royals World Series tickets are in high demand, and QueenBeeTickets.com is stepping up with a great selection of discounted seats for remaining games at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, MO and AT&T Park in San Francisco, CA. Cheap World Series tickets aren’t easy to come by, but this trusted provider is delighting fans with deep discounts. Oshkosh, Wisconsin (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 QueenBeeTickets.com has an inventory that always carries a variety of tickets for many...

2014-10-24 16:24:36

TV campaign features five schools and 13 teams from Greater Lehigh Valley ALLENTOWN, Pa., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Coordinated Health, one of the region's leading specialized hospital, orthopedics and sports medicine networks, today unveiled two innovative programs that celebrate Greater Lehigh Valley athletes and "the athletes within." The I'm Good campaign honors the unique relationship Coordinated Health's nationally acclaimed sports medicine team has with the sports community in...

2014-10-24 16:23:48

SANTIAGO, Chile, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Homeless World Cup (HWC) is a network of 70 international partner organizations that use football to improve the lives of homeless people throughout the world. The annual international tournament uses the power of football to energize homeless people so they can change their own lives. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141024/154261 The HWC 11(th) edition 2014 is currently being played in the heart of Santiago de Chile, from...

2014-10-24 12:25:20

Historic Partnership Makes the Most Prestigious Real Estate in New York Sports Known As 'Douglas Elliman Celebrity Row' NEW YORK, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Douglas Elliman Real Estate and the New York Knickerbockers today announced a multiyear marketing partnership that makes New York's largest residential brokerage the exclusive title partner of Madison Square Garden's famed Celebrity Row. As a proud partner of the New York Knicks, the exclusive seating area that is noted for...

2014-10-24 12:22:33

Mac Haik's Southway Ford stocks Ford F-150 SVT Raptor in San Antonio SAN ANTONIO, Texas, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Adventure seekers in Texas now have an incredible option when searching for a new truck that can handle any off-road driving conditions. The new Ford F-150 SVT Raptor in San Antonio, Texas is a thrill seeking off-road truck that can go just about anywhere and drive over and up just about anything. Whether it's driving up steep grades or traversing through...

2014-10-24 12:22:05

Mac Haik Ford DeSoto expecting arrival of 2015 Ford F-150 in Dallas, Texas DALLAS, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- After learning of the new 2015 Ford F-150's new aluminum alloy body and high-strength steel frame, drivers all over Texas are anxiously awaiting its arrival to a Ford dealer near them. Mac Haik Ford DeSoto, a Ford dealership in Dallas, Texas, is readying its customers by offering a complete breakdown of all the new offerings the 2015 Ford F-150 has been given with...

2014-10-24 08:24:40

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Football marketing agent Michael Ornstein, through his company Jackson Sports Advisors, is proud to announce the hosting of a scholarship essay contest for all college students currently enrolled at an accredited university. The purpose of the contest is to inspire students to start thinking about whether or not college athletes should be allowed to receive compensation while playing football for their respective universities. In addition to his...

2014-10-24 08:24:28

Olympic Gold Medalist to mentor and cheer on Canada's athletes at 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Los Angeles TORONTO, Oct. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - Olympic gold medalist Mark Tewksbury has been named Honorary Coach of Special Olympics Team Canada, currently preparing to compete at the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Los Angeles. A long-time supporter of the Special Olympics movement, Tewksbury currently serves on Special Olympics Canada's board of directors and is a...

2014-10-24 08:24:25

MIAMI, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The World Teacher's Golf Hall of Fame has announced Jim McLean, perhaps the most published golf teacher in golf history and world renowned owner of the Jim McLean Collection of Golf Schools, induction into their elite membership. Mr. McLean has published 14 books, created over 20 DVD's and has also been bestowed the honor of five other Hall of Fame inductions. The Eight Step Swing DVD is the all time #1 selling DVD with The Golf Channel. The X...

2014-10-24 08:24:23

NFL/NHL increase dividends and split with NBA paying first dividends 10/28/14. LOS ANGELES, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AllSportsMarket (ASM) traded 297,108 shares in the first 70 days of continuous market operation across the NFL, NHL and NBA sports team trading markets. This represents a total trading volume of $4,350,963.70. NHL Legend and company spokesman, Bernie Nicholls says: "The people I show this to get very excited. They quickly see the entertainment value in what we are...


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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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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