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2014-10-23 20:22:28

CoolCalifornia City Challenge Recognizes the State's Best at Energy Management DIAMOND BAR, Calif., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Energy Upgrade California(®) today joined with the California Air Resources Board (CARB) to announce the winners of the Cool California City Challenge, a competition among 10 cities in the state to reduce their carbon footprint and better manage energy use. In a hard-fought battle, the city of Riverside edged out second-place Claremont to be crowned the...

2014-10-09 12:27:58

NAPA, Calif., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Celebrity chef Nadia G., hailed as the "Julia Child of the Net generation," is partnering with Once Upon a Vine and Pandora to provide tips for hosting a festive and spookilicious Halloween party. Nadia G., host and creator of the Cooking Channel's Nadia G.'s Bitchin' Kitchen and Bite This, brings years of cooking and hosting expertise that pairs perfectly with the alluring wines of Once Upon a Vine for the haunting holiday....

2014-10-02 16:20:50

Guests can save more than $650 in early booking savings and enjoy exclusive perks on 2015 Alaska Cruises and Cruisetours with Alaska Gold Rush Sale DELRAY BEACH, Fla., Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Cruise travel retailer AlaskaCruises.com announced today the launch of their "Alaska Gold Rush" Sale. The biggest Alaska cruise sale of the year features an exciting array of exclusive offers for the 2015 Alaska cruise season. Photo -...

2014-09-09 23:13:17

Tina Gilbertson, author of Constructive Wallowing (Viva Editions 2014), was featured in the Chicago Tribune on arguing and the silent treatment in romantic relationships. (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 In an article "Silent treatment: Why it can ruin a relationship," the Chicago Tribune featured Viva Editions author Tina Gilbertson as an expert and counselor. Gilbertson is the author of the recently released Constructive Wallowing: How to Beat Bad Feelings By Letting Yourself Have...

2014-09-06 23:02:42

Summary: Seven Point 2, “The Alkaline Company” is holding its first opportunity meeting event on September 9th in King City Oregon. Bill Sickert, CNC and VP of Corporate Development will lead the event, providing details on the Seven Point 2 Health Made Simple initiatives, and opportunity. King City, OR (PRWEB) September 06, 2014 Leading “The Alkaline Movement” CEO Jason Boreyko announces the first Seven Point 2 Event in Oregon, to be held on Septemeber 9th at the Club House,...

2014-08-25 23:03:11

Six Alaskan youth heroes recognized during Alaska State Fair ceremony, each awarded $1,500 scholarships. Anchorage, Alaska (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 Alaska Communications, in partnership with Boys & Girls Clubs – Alaska, announced its six 2014 Summer of Heroes honorees Sunday, Aug. 24, at the Alaska State Fair in Palmer. Corey Allen-Young joined Bill Bishop, vice president of enterprise and government solutions at Alaska Communications, and Alana Humphrey, CEO of Boys & Girls...

2014-08-19 16:26:17

Ads tell the real story behind this year's most fiscally-reckless measure SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The No on 46 campaign announced today that it has launched its first statewide television and radio ad buys in both English and Spanish. The ads, "Risk" (TV :30) and "Real Story" (Radio :60), focus on the first - and most obvious - of the myriad of reasons for California voters to reject Proposition 46: the fact it is written and nearly exclusively funded by trial...

2014-08-14 12:22:40

SONOMA, Calif., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Lodge at Sonoma Renaissance Resort & Spa recently announced the installation of an eco-friendly artificial grass venue as part of their ongoing green initiatives. The renovated wedding lawn was redesigned by San Francisco Company, Heavenly Greens. Wedding planning in Sonoma County now has a new efficient aspect to add to the big day. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140813/135939 The resort's director of...

2014-07-31 12:31:12

But 2014 Data Trending Better; Exports Remain Major Segment of State Economy LOS ANGELES, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new economic analysis finds that since the recession, the recovery of Oregon's export industry has lagged the recovery in the nation, and as a result, the state's share of total U.S. exports has declined. According to the analysis by Beacon Economics, from 1997 to 2008, the decade prior to the downturn, average real growth for exports was nearly 7% annually in Oregon and...

2014-07-09 23:09:31

Alaska Fishing Directory announces their new website to better connect with customers and show more about their services online. Anchorage, AK (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 Alaska Fishing Directory announced their new website to better connect with their customers and to show more about their services online. Customers can now visit their website at http://www.alaska-fishing-directory.com/ and view their services online. Alaska Fishing Directory is the one-stop site that is dedicated to fishing...


Latest West Coast of the United States Reference Libraries

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...

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....

The Sierra Nevada Mountain Range
2012-07-17 13:48:38

The Sierra Nevada Mountains located along the Eastern portion of California and the Western Portion of Nevada have a huge impact on the weather in this region. The first is the Sana Anna winds. These are very warm winds that ascend from the mountains westward back into the basins of California in such places like Los Angeles. These are very dry winds that can heat the temps up into the 100s and can cause rapidly forming fires. When weather systems come in from the west they hit these...

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