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2011-05-09 15:10:00

VENTURA, Calif., May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Clean Diesel Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDTI) ("Clean Diesel" or the "Company"), a cleantech emissions reduction company, announced today the completion of the sale of $3 million aggregate principal amount of its 8.0% subordinated convertible notes due in 2016 (the "Notes") to an investor pursuant to the April 11, 2011 commitment letter. As previously announced, the Notes were issued at 100% of face amount and are convertible at the option of...

2011-05-02 09:00:00

LOS ANGELES, May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As gas prices creep towards $5 a gallon, Metrolink is providing Southern California commuters with more affordable transportation options. On May 9, Metrolink will launch 16 new trains across Southern California, including: 4 express trains on the San Bernardino and Antelope Valley lines that can save daily commuters up to 5 hours every week 10 additional trains on the Antelope Valley, San Bernardino and Ventura County lines Added connectivity to...

2010-10-31 00:12:58

TechXpress Chief Technology Officer Allen Mapalo was recently honored as one of 40 up-and-coming business leaders under the age of 40 who work in San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties. San Luis Obispo, CA (PRWEB) October 30, 2010 TechXpress Chief Technology Officer Allen Mapalo was recently honored as one of 40 up-and-coming business leaders under the age of 40 who work in San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties. Mapalo and the other 40 Under 40 award recipients...

2010-03-08 13:12:00

LOS ANGELES, March 8 /PRNewswire/ -- SCAN Health Plan, a not-for-profit Medicare Advantage Plan, has unveiled the nation's first mobile resource center built specifically for seniors and caregivers. Years in development, the "SCAN Van" features state-of-the-art technology; senior-friendly custom design components; educational resources; and senior-focused, on-board activities such as brain fitness programs, virtual bowling and more. (Photo:...

2010-02-26 11:53:00

VENTURA, Calif., Feb. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- NewLeads, Inc. announces the launch of their innovative "show order system" (SOS), a new product used by exhibitors for point-of-sale and order taking at B2B tradeshows and B2C events. SOS is a rapid deployment software system enabling exhibitors to sell items in their booth or take orders. Items can be scanned or looked up, reseller information can be attached to orders, credit card information can be securely entered, and receipts or invoices...

2010-02-02 08:00:00

VENTURA, Calif., Feb. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- MachCUBED (www.machcubed.com) today launches the Pocket Sitar, an application for iPhone and iPod Touch that gives both longtime lovers and newcomers to the fabled Indian string instrument the chance to learn and play a sitar on a mobile device. From the makers of the Pocket Tabla, the Pocket Sitar lets anyone strum away or create the distinctive sound of bending a sitar's strings - known as a meend - on a multi-touch interface on the iPhone. The...

2010-01-06 13:08:00

VENTURA, Calif., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Whether you're restoring power at great heights or working daily on the construction site -- within this scope of work, you're in a risky environment and rely on your hard hat to keep you safe while on the job. That's why the innovators at Hammerhead Industries® have created the ultimate safety solution for your hard hat that prevents on-the-job accidents due to dropping while providing convenient stow-away capabilities -- the new...

2009-11-13 15:35:00

NEWBURY PARK, Calif., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to help customers comply with restrictions on water use resulting from a reduced water supply, California American Water mailed local customers a water leak detection kit encouraging them to go green for the holidays and reduce water use during the winter months. California American Water's customers were supplied a leak detection kit to encourage them to check their water outlets for leaks and save water inside and outside, and...

2009-09-24 12:10:00

VENTURA, Calif., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: Teams of local surfers will hit the waves off Ventura on Sept. 26 in the first Jim Beam(R) Surftag(R) U.S. National Series. In the relay competition, each surfer must catch three waves and then return to the beach to tag the next team member. Saturday, Sept. 26 will be the second of three qualifying rounds held on different Southern...

2009-09-23 05:30:00

VENTURA, Calif., Sept. 23, /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- California American Water will host two community meetings in Ventura on September 30, 2009 to educate and inform customers about the company's request to implement a permanent mandatory water conservation plan in its Ventura service area. Customers are encouraged to attend one of the meetings to ask questions and share their thoughts with company representatives, who will be on hand to discuss the mandatory water conservation plan....


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.