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2014-09-24 16:20:30

TORONTO, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today announced the purchase by Metrolinx of a segment of CN rail line principally used by GO Transit commuter trains in the Georgetown-Kitchener, Ont., area west of Toronto for C$76 million. Metrolinx is the Province of Ontario's regional transportation agency for the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (GTHA). GO Transit, a division of Metrolinx, is Ontario's inter-regional public transit system linking Toronto and the...

2014-09-09 12:21:23

DENVER, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With eight new restaurants, two bars, a hotel and a half acre of splashing water fountains, The Mile High City's glittering newly refurbished Union Station has already become the center of downtown Denver. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140909/144486 It's not the first time. It was the railroads that transformed Denver from a dusty, frontier town to the largest and most opulent city between Chicago and San Francisco. In the...

2014-09-05 08:22:06

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the advice of Horace Greeley who proclaimed, "Go West, young man and grow up with the country," Reserve Direct has done just that with the launch of its new travel website, Reserve San Diego (www.reservesandiego.com). As a popular California destination, San Diego marks Reserve Direct's 12th market and first on the West Coast--not to mention its fourth new travel website in 2014. As with their other destinations, Reserve San Diego...

2014-08-28 23:14:11

Tampa Bay Water is offering $20,000 in mini-grants to help fund projects and events sponsored by local community groups, non-profit groups, schools and universities that help promote protection of the region’s drinking water sources. Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Tampa Bay Water is offering $20,000 in mini-grants to help fund projects and events sponsored by local community groups, non-profit groups, schools and universities that help promote protection of the region’s...

2014-08-22 23:06:21

AcousticSheep LLC participated in one of the largest running events put on in Erie, PA yet – the first Color Run – otherwise known as the “Happiest 5K on the Planet.” The event took place on August 9, 2014 and over 10,900 participants from Erie, surrounding areas, and even from as far away as California ran or walked in it. Erie, PA (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 AcousticSheep LLC participated in one of the largest running events put on in Erie, PA yet – the first Color Run –...

2014-08-13 16:23:57

In conjunction with the station's 75th anniversary, Los Angeles Union Station is currently presenting an art exhibition entitled "The Heart of Los Angeles". DSA Phototech LED Light Boxes were chosen to help showcase thirty distinctive photographic works of art created by five talented artists. CARSON, Calif., Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LED Light Boxes from DSA Phototech were selected to showcase the groundbreaking "The Heart of Los Angeles" exhibition at Los Angeles Union...

2014-08-12 23:10:13

Homes for sale in Temecula is a common search phrase on the internet that is placed thousands of times a month. Home loans specialist Kevin Leonard has a new advertisement promoting search phrases related to Temecula real estate listings. Temecula, California (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 Searching for a new home in any city can be difficult, and finding a real estate agent that is an expert in the local market can be even harder. The mortgage expert Kevin Leonard and his team of real estate...

2014-07-28 12:22:25

Colorado's Transit Hub Officially Open with New Restaurants, Retail and Hotel DENVER, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Denver's historic Union Station officially reopened to the public on July 26, 2014. The station was closed for extensive renovations on December 2, 2012, with a focus on preserving the historically significant features of this 1914 Beaux-Arts building and has now returned to its origins as a multi-modal transit hub and local hospitality destination....

2014-07-16 23:12:43

On Location: The Los Angeles Video Projects provides filmmakers from all walks of life with the unique opportunity to represent LA via short film to viewers from around the globe! Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 L.A. is a commonly misunderstood city and On Location: The Los Angeles Video Projects wants to unveil the bustling and always buzzing metropolitan sprawl through the individual eyes of filmmakers from all walks of life. Film students, up and coming directors and professional...

2014-07-15 23:14:04

VisitTemeculaValley.com shares eight of the greatest charms of Old Town Temecula in Temecula Valley Southern California Wine Country, including Temecula Olive Oil Company, Old Town wine tasting rooms, patio and porch dining, the Luiseño basket-artistry inspired fountain, Old Town Temecula specialty shopping, an EAT Marketplace picnic at Town Square Park, Old Town Temecula art galleries, and live music. Welcoming more than 2 million visitors each year, the casual, picturesque Temecula...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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