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2014-05-14 16:21:33

LOS ANGELES, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ICON Aircraft has announced that it will relocate to the City of Vacaville in Northern California, located approximately fifty miles northeast of San Francisco. Beginning in the first quarter of 2015, the company will begin operating in a 140,000-square-foot facility adjacent to the Vacaville airport, also known as the Nut Tree Airport. ICON intends to consolidate aircraft manufacturing, sales, training, service, and corporate headquarters at...

2013-04-22 23:00:45

Bay to Breakers celebrates its 102nd year running in 2013, and Medical Executive Dan Bucsko plans on staying healthy, contributing to charity, and bringing on spring with some sprinting at this event and the Loop the Lagoon run/walk events this coming May. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 22, 2013 On the third Sunday of May, tens of thousands of San Franciscans — including Medical Executive Daniel Bucsko — will converge once again for the annual Bay to Breakers footrace. The...

2011-06-01 18:40:00

VACAVILLE, Calif., June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NFL two time Pro Bowler, Philadelphia Eagle wide receiver and return specialist, DeSean Jackson, will bring his SportsRhythms Athletic Development Camp to Vacaville Christian Schools on June 10th, 2011. Jackson, a University of California alumni, and the only player in NFL history to be named to the Pro Bowl at two positions in the same year, couples development of football skills with a belief system designed to provide a model of...

2011-04-29 16:07:00

VACAVILLE, Calif., April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Since its inception, Vacaville Christian Schools has had one vision in mind - educate and prepare today's students to be tomorrow's leaders. When VCS rolls out its new Leading the Way in iPad Education program in August, it will be taking the next step in making this vision a reality. Some wonder why VCS decided to take this leap and make iPads part of their students' daily lives. "Times are challenging for schools," responds...

2008-12-01 15:51:00

OAKLAND, Calif., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) last week agreed to commit $9 million of regional bridge toll funds to complete the financing package for a new passenger rail station to be built at the corner of Peabody and Vanden roads in northeast Fairfield. The remainder of the funds for the $40 millionFairfield-Vacaville rail station project will come from a mix of voter-approved Regional Measure 2 bridge toll revenues, state and federal...

2008-10-24 15:00:16

VACAVILLE, Calif., Oct. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- On Saturday, November 1st, the banner of LOVE will be raised high over the City by the Bay, as thousands of Christian men and women converge on San Francisco's Civic Center Plaza, at United Nations Park. The social network site, Emmausliving.com, helps make the vision of Rodgar McCalmon, pastor of Northern California's Living Grace Fellowship, a reality as the I AM LOVE 360 Music Festival brings live music, free food, children's entertainment,...

2008-09-22 15:00:53

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NorthBay Healthcare and Blue Shield of California have signed a multi-year agreement under which NorthBay Healthcare will provide services to Blue Shield members at NorthBay's two community hospitals and its comprehensive network of primary care and specialty physicians, effective October 1, 2008. Under the agreement, Blue Shield's HMO and PPO members will have access to NorthBay's physician network and its two hospitals, NorthBay...

2005-12-11 08:15:03

LONDON (Reuters) - U.S. peace activist Cindy Sheehan, who won wide attention with a vigil outside President George W. Bush's ranch in the name of her soldier son killed in Iraq, is the subject of a new play by Nobel laureate Dario Fo. "Peace Mom" received its world premiere in London on Saturday night, starring British actress Frances de la Tour, with both Sheehan and Italian dramatist Fo in the audience. The one-woman show is based on extracts from Sheehan's letters to Bush and...

2005-12-11 06:40:05

LONDON (Reuters) - U.S. peace activist Cindy Sheehan, who won wide attention with a vigil outside President George W. Bush's ranch in the name of her soldier son killed in Iraq, is the subject of a new play by Nobel laureate Dario Fo. "Peace Mom" received its world premiere in London on Saturday night, starring British actress Frances de la Tour, with both Sheehan and Italian dramatist Fo in the audience. The one-woman show is based on extracts from Sheehan's letters to Bush and...

2005-08-17 14:22:52

CRAWFORD, Texas (Reuters) - Anti-war protester Cindy Sheehan, camped out near U.S. President George W. Bush's ranch, said she is amazed at the growing support for her campaign to bring U.S. troops home from Iraq with hundreds of vigils planned across the country on Wednesday. Sheehan's son Casey, 24, was killed in combat last year in Iraq and she has camped out along a country road in Crawford asking for a meeting with Bush. She has become a magnet for anti-war protesters who have...


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  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'
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