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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...

2014-08-20 08:33:02

REDMOND, Washington and BANGALORE, India, August 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Congresswoman Suzan DelBene visited the Sonata Software Development Facility in Redmond, Washington today while on a visit to her constituency. Sonata is a global IT software services provider and opened its development center earlier this year as part of its strategy to serve its clients in the Americas better. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130610/618887 ) (Photo:...

2014-08-20 08:32:26

Partnership Combines Industry-Leading Technology and Integration and Reseller Expertise for Easy Purchasing, Simple Deployment and Comprehensive Support that Lessens IT Issues FLORHAM PARK, N.J. and BOTHELL, Wash., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DataMotion - an email encryption provider with more than 15 years of experience serving organizations that handle sensitive information - today announced a partnership with Rain Networks, a full-service business technology provider,...

2014-08-20 08:28:27

Victims or their family members are urged to call the Mesothelioma Victims Center as opposed to responding to television advertisements WASHINGTON, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Victims Center's number one goal is the best possible financial compensation for all diagnosed victims of mesothelioma including US Navy Veterans, who are the largest group of individuals they help each month, because it is the right thing to do, and they are urging Veterans to avoid slick cable TV...

2014-08-19 23:03:10

Recent findings highlight the need for patients to take an active interest in their safety when visiting local hospitals. The Seattle medical malpractice lawyers of the Bernard Law Group are helping out by offering tips on picking the right doctor and preserving one’s health in the process. Seattle, Washington (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 A disappointingly large number of citizens decide their doctor or hospital based on what’s closest to their home. This is a decision that can come back...

2014-08-19 08:30:30

WASHINGTON, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Texas Mesothelioma Victims Center is urging a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma in Texas, or their family members to call them first at 866-714-6466 to ensure they have instant access to the nation's best mesothelioma compensation attorneys, who all just so happen to be licensed to practice law in Texas. Choosing poorly when it comes to retaining the services of a lawyer to advance a mesothelioma claim in the Lone Star State could cost a...

2014-08-18 23:07:38

Community Health Center of Snohomish County has released an article voicing their concerns about the increasing number of Americans suffering from diabetes, and explains how their services can assist those struggling with this difficult disease. Everett, WA (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 “Diabetes is blind to age, race, color, and walk of life,” warns Community Health Center of Snohomish in a recent article. “In the last decade, the number of Americans suffering from diabetes have...

2014-08-18 23:01:42

“Hunger in America” Study Reveals the Current Face of Hunger Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 More than 530,700 people in the Washington metro region, 12 percent of the area’s population, turn to food pantries and meal service programs to feed themselves and their families, according to a new study released today by the Capital Area Food Bank and Feeding America. Hunger in America 2014 is the largest and most comprehensive study of people seeking food assistance in the United...


Latest Washington Reference Libraries

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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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.
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This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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