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2014-08-27 23:11:54

Laplink Software’s revolutionary synchronization software is now available at local software retailers. Bellevue, Wash. (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Laplink Software, Inc., announced today that boxed versions of Laplink® Sync™ have been shipped to local software retailers. Laplink Sync allows users to keep their files, folders, photos, and videos synchronized between multiple devices, including: Windows® or Mac® desktops, Android™ smartphones and tablets, and Apple®...

2014-08-27 23:09:00

Ranks 33rd with Five-Year Compound Annual Growth Rate at 62.28% Omaha, NE (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Washington Technology has named StrategicHealthSolutions, LLC (Strategic) to its Fast 50 list, which includes the fastest growing small businesses in the government contracting market. Strategic ranked No. 33 on the 2014 list, a significant jump from last year when Strategic ranked 46. The winners were chosen based on their compound annual growth rate from 2009 through 2013. This includes...

2014-08-27 12:34:08

APPLE VALLEY, Minn., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The English Language Proficiency Assessment for the 21(st) Century consortium (ELPA21) has chosen Questar Assessment, Inc. to produce a field test to collect information that will be used to guide the development of its first English Language Proficiency (ELP) Assessment. ELPA21, a consortium of 11 states -- Arkansas, Florida, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Nebraska, Ohio, Oregon, South Carolina, Washington, and West Virginia -- is...

2014-08-27 12:28:09

The Gourmet Burger Authority(TM) Partners with Seattle Seahawks to Kick Off Football Season so Fans can Score Tasty Rewards GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc. (Red Robin) is ready for some football! This season, the Gourmet Burger Authority((TM)) offers Seattle Seahawks fans the chance to reap the benefits of their team's on-field successes. Whenever the Seahawks trigger a Tavern Double Tuesday promotion, Red Robin(®) restaurants...

2014-08-27 12:26:26

SEATTLE, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Seattle is North America's most expensive destination for this upcoming Labor Day weekend, according to a new survey from TravelMag.com. The survey compared 30 popular destinations in the United States and Canada based on their cost of lodging. To stay in the least expensive double room, travelers to Seattle will have to pay $319 per night over the long Labor Day weekend. Compared to regular rates, that figure represents an increase of over 80%....

2014-08-27 08:28:02

The financial compensation process begins with calling the Mesothelioma Victims Center for honest help and guidance WASHINGTON, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Victims Center is urging family members of a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma who has recently died before having the chance to begin the financial compensation process to call them immediately at 866-714-6466, before time to get compensated really does run out. http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com Photo -...

2014-08-26 20:21:30

FEDERAL WAY, Wash., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Weyerhaeuser Company (NYSE: WY) today announced it will move its headquarters from Federal Way, Wash., to 200 Occidental Avenue in Seattle, Wash. The move will occur in mid to late 2016 when construction of the new building is complete. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120111/AQ34535LOGO "There are two main drivers for this decision, which we made after thorough analysis of various options for the location of our headquarters,"...

2014-08-21 23:13:14

Washington State Kitchen and Bath is now a proud sponsor of Lake Washington Kangs Football. In addition to helping provide safe equipment, LKSB is proud to provide scholarships for team participation fees and other program costs. Seattle, Washington (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 General Manager, Erin Belmore, of Washington State Kitchen and Bath, is proud to announce his company’s sponsorship of Lake Washington Kangs Football. Erin Belmore says, “We believe in supporting our local community...

2014-08-21 16:24:09

-- Next Gen and GreenRush Financial Conferences announce historic international partnership with Media Personalities Cheryl Shuman, American's First Lady of Cannabis to launch historic Cannabis Summit. -- Ms. Shuman brings with 30 years of expertise in the cannabis, celebrity and media industry and has launched over 1700 companies within the cannabis sector. -- First Cannabis entrepreneur to manage an historic $100 million...

2014-08-20 23:06:59

SwopBoard, an online marketplace to buy, sell, and give back to local schools, today announced the creation of its official advisory board composed of four distinguished professionals – Tamara Adlin, Nicholas Ferroni, Jens Molbak, and Valerie Wasserman – each from diverse disciplines. Together, they will collaborate to serve SwopBoard’s mission of connecting communities to give back to U.S. schools. Seattle, Wash. (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 SwopBoard today announced the creation of its...


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Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest
2014-01-20 14:38:41

Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest is a United States National Forest that is located in the state of Washington. This forest holds 2,561,454 acres and extends along the Cascade Range to Mount Rainier National Park. The forest is divided into four ranger districts known as the Mt. Baker District, the Darrington Ranger District, the Skykomish Ranger District, and the Snoqualmie Ranger District. Because over half of the population of Washington lives within seventy miles of this forest and...

Gifford Pinchot National Forest
2013-11-25 14:48:46

The Gifford Pinchot National Forest is a national forest found in southern Washington, USA, managed by the US Forest Service. It has an area of 1.32 million acres and extends 116 kilometers along the western slopes of Cascade Range from Mount Rainier National Park to the Columbia River. The forest straddles the crest of the South Cascades of Washington State, spread over broad old growth forests, high mountain meadows, several glaciers, and a number of volcanic peaks. The forests highest...

Mount Rainer National Park
2013-04-24 16:30:45

Mount Rainer National Park is located in the state of Washington in the United States. The park holds 236,381 acres of land that was once inhabited by Native American tribes including the Puyallup and Yakama tribes. Many sites were found throughout the park showing evidence of older tribes including rock shelters and projectile points. The establishment of the park began in 1893, when the Pacific Forest Reserve was established. This area included a national forest as well as Mount Rainer and...

Olympic National Park
2013-04-18 01:02:08

Olympic National Park is located in the state of Washington, in the Olympic Peninsula, in the United States. The park holds 922,650 acres of land that was once inhabited by Native Americans. Most of the tribes were wiped out once European explorers introduced diseases into the area. In the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, the logging industry boomed, but the public began to express concerns of over logging in the 1920’s. However, the first proposal to establish the area as a...

North Cascades National Park
2013-04-18 00:41:24

North Cascades National Park is located in the state of Washington in the United States and was established in 1968. The park holds 504,781 acres and is the largest of three national park areas known as the North Cascades National Park Service Complex. It once contained 318 glaciers, but all of these have retreated at a fast rate and many glaciers have completely disappeared. The largest remaining glacier is Boston Glacier, but other large glaciers include Redoubt, Neve, and McAllister....

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cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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