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2014-10-23 20:20:38

Partnership to Explore the Benefits of Beacon Technology for Transit Authorities, Consumers and Brands CHICAGO and NEW YORK, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) has announced an expanded pilot test of beacon technology in partnership with Titan, the leader in transit-based traditional and digital out-of-home advertising. A secure, closed network of Gimbal Bluetooth Smart beacons will be installed at some rail stations throughout the City of Chicago, where Titan...

2014-10-23 08:24:18

Elecnor has been short-listed for the project entailing the electrification of the San Francisco-San Jose stretch SAN FRANCISCO, October 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Elecnor has been short-listed to take part in the Caltrain Modernization Program, involving the commuter rail service in California between San Francisco and San Jose. This is an ambitious project worth nearly USD 1.23 billion (approximately EUR 970 million) and scheduled to be implemented by 2019. (Logo:...

2014-10-22 23:08:51

Brisbane deal expands Cubic capabilities established in the region since 2008. San Diego, Calif. (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 NextBus, a leader in Real-Time Passenger Information Systems (RTPIS), is expanding its market with its first project outside North America, with TransLink, the public transportation provider in south east Queensland, Australia. NextBus will deliver RTPIS to 19 separate transit providers that operate under TransLink. This follows a successful trial conducted from June...

2014-10-22 23:03:02

Tuesday, October 21st, GLP 331 IP of Baltimore, led by GLP Development Company, broke ground on 331 Innovation Boulevard in Innovation Park at Penn State in University Park (State College), Pennsylvania. The four-story, 82,000 square feet, LEED-certified building, scheduled for completion August 2015, signals both high demand and new levels of collaboration between Penn State and the area business community. University Park, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Tuesday, October 21st, GLP...

2014-10-22 23:00:48

Rolling Gate Repair NYC, a trusted service provider in New York City, has today issued a warning for business owners concerning the rolling gate repair and maintenance. New York City, NY (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Rolling Gate Repair NYC, one of the city’s most respected rolling gate and commercial door installers, has today issued a warning for business owners to avoid unprofessional rolling gate repairs and maintenance. That warning is this, “Use unlicensed, unprofessional services at...

2014-10-22 16:21:23

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The California App-Based Drivers Association (CADA), a non-profit dedicated to protecting fairness and transparency in the mobile phone application car service industry has issued a call to action to drivers for a global protest on October 22, 2014 at 12:00 pm, Pacific Standard Time. CADA, which is affiliated with the International Brotherhood of the Teamsters Local 986, is mobilizing UBER drivers around the United...

2014-10-22 08:21:57

Fly nonstop between San Diego and Kona, Hawaii starting at $219 one way* SEATTLE, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines is bringing more Hawaii to its customers in San Diego with new nonstop flights between San Diego and Kona, on the Big Island of Hawaii. Starting March 5, 2015, the new flights will operate three times weekly. Alaska is offering an introductory fare of $219 one way for tickets purchased by Oct. 28 and used between March 5 and June 6, 2015.* Known for...

2014-10-21 16:23:53

Sheetz nominated 13 consecutive years for the prestigious honor ALTOONA, Pa., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sheetz was named as one of the 2014 Best Places to Work in Pennsylvania for the 13(th) consecutive year. The awards program began in 2000 and is sponsored by the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) and Team Pennsylvania Foundation. The numeric list of winners will be announced on December 4(th) at the Lancaster County Convention Center....

2014-10-21 16:21:25

MONTREAL, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a new share repurchase program. CN believes that the repurchase of its shares represents an appropriate and beneficial use of the Company's funds. Luc Jobin, CN executive vice-president and chief financial officer, said: "Our record speaks for itself. We continue to invest significantly in the business while maintaining a focus on consistently enhancing...

2014-10-21 12:31:39

BOSTON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Beacon Hill Pharma, Beacon Hill Staffing Group's pharma specialty division, opened a second location this past month just north of Boston in Wakefield, MA. This comes just one month after Beacon Hill Pharma launched in the Chicago market. The newest addition enables Beacon Hill to continue its ability to service pharma clients across the country. Led by Division Director Liz Davies, Beacon Hill Pharma's dedicated team of recruiting and staffing...


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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