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2013-08-15 23:21:46

Fueled by exceptional double digit growth and an expanding client base, Maetrics, LLC, one of the fastest growing consulting firms in the life science industry, has opened a new office in San Jose to serve their growing client base on the West Coast. SAN JOSE, CA (PRWEB) August 15, 2013 Fueled by exceptional double digit growth and an expanding client base, Maetrics, LLC, one of the fastest growing consulting firms in the life science industry, has opened a new office in San Jose to serve...

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2013-08-15 04:00:49

Daily weather forecast and wrap-up provided by redOrbit meteorologist Joshua Kelly. redOrbit Meteorologist Joshua Kelly Big Story Weather from August 14: Severe weather yesterday consisted of large hail in both Texas and Kansas with the largest at 1.75 inches. Damaging winds occurred over Texas with many places seeing 70-75mph wind gusts. Tropical weather continued to get active as the area near the Yucatan Peninsula got stronger and also Tropical Depression #5 formed to the West...

2013-08-07 00:21:28

Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend DALLAS, Aug. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Alon USA Energy, Inc. (NYSE: ALJ) ("Alon") today announced results for the second quarter of 2013. Net income for the second quarter of 2013 was $19.9 million of which $8.4 million was attributable to non-controlling interest, resulting in net income available to stockholders of $11.5 million, or $0.17 per share, compared to net income available to stockholders of $43.1 million, or $0.77 per share, for the same...

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2013-08-06 04:00:33

Daily weather forecast and wrap-up provided by redOrbit meteorologist Joshua Kelly. redOrbit Meteorologist Joshua Kelly Big Story Weather from August 5: The heat continued across most of the Southeast and Gulf Coast with temps rising into the upper 90's along with heat index values in the 100-110F range. The heat was also over the Southwest and Northern Rockies. Severe weather consisted of 3 landspouts over Kansas, while the largest hail came from Kansas with the diameter of 2.75...

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2013-08-05 04:00:57

Daily weather forecast and wrap-up provided by redOrbit meteorologist Joshua Kelly. redOrbit Meteorologist Joshua Kelly Big Story Weather from August 2-4: The heat continued across a good portion of the south from Arizona to Florida with many places exceeding 90F. Severe weather was limited on Friday to 1.75 inch hail over Kansas and wind gusts of 80-90mph in Western South Dakota. On Saturday the severe weather was more active with eight tornadoes, six which occurred in Colorado...

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2013-08-01 04:00:45

Daily weather forecast and wrap-up provided by redOrbit meteorologist Joshua Kelly. redOrbit Meteorologist Joshua Kelly Big Story Weather from July 31: The past 24 hours saw more heat over the Southern US from Arizona into the Gulf Coast with temps in the 90-110F range and heat index values well over 100F for others. Severe weather was limited, however one tornado was reported in Florida. The largest hail was 2 inches in Kansas. The strongest wind gusts were in Colorado at...

2013-07-22 23:18:57

Known for its unique fusion of seasoned experts in business, science and engineering that focus on creating whole systems solutions, sustainable value and results for clients, the InnovaNet Group expands its talent on the West Coast. (PRWEB) July 22, 2013 As part of a strategic expansion to the West Coast, the InnovaNet Group has added industry leaders Roger Barata and Steve Kaplan to their team. The InnovaNet Group (http://www.innovanetgroup.com), based in Atlanta, is comprised of a...

2013-07-22 16:25:22

AuctionsByCellular appoints Northeast, Midwest and West Coast sales leadership CHICAGO, ORANGE COUNTY, Calif. and NEW YORK, July 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile bidding technology company AuctionsByCellular today announced its North American expansion initiatives by appointing Steve Vitrano, P.T. Aquino and Brian Berry as regional managers to lead the Northeast, Midwest and West Coast regions. Year to date, the company has managed events in nearly 120 North American cities with...

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2013-07-19 04:00:10

Daily weather forecast and wrap-up provided by redOrbit meteorologist Joshua Kelly. redOrbit Meteorologist Joshua Kelly Big Story Weather from July 18: Severe weather has been limited over the past 24 hours to a few wind damage reports. The strongest winds were found from IN-TN with wind gusts reported in the 60-70mph range. The largest hail was 2 inches and that occurred in PA. The heat was a major issue yesterday with heat index values pushing 105F for many places from the Great...

2013-07-15 23:24:30

Basis Technologies Inc. opens a new West Coast office in Vancouver to support growing demand for SAP high performance software solutions. (PRWEB) July 15, 2013 Basis Technologies Inc., an innovator in the field of SAP high performance software solutions, has announced the opening of a new West Coast office in Vancouver. The expansion of their footprint across North America is a direct result of strong sales growth in the region, with the Vancouver office providing a local point of contact...


Latest West Coast Reference Libraries

The California Current
2012-07-17 13:37:35

The California current runs north to south along the West Coast of the United States. This current has huge impacts on the weather along the west coast. Along California this current is responsible for extensive Marine Fog layers every day during the summer, especially when the land is warmer than the waters along the coast. Also in the California area this current keeps the coastal cities cooler such as San Diego. In the Northwest along the coast of Seattle this current is responsible for...

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2009-04-28 15:44:30

Brodiaea coronaria or Crown Brodiaea is indigenous to the west coast of North America growing in mountains and prairies. Blooming perennially this herb sprouts from a corm and produces tall flowers reaching nearly 10 inches in height with small stems bearing blooms that are similar to lilies. Each tubular flower opens into a corolla of six lobes each just over one inch in length boast a bright purple coloring along with three centrally located stamens and satminodes.

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2006-02-21 16:25:08

The Peruvian Pelican (Pelecanus thagus) is a member of the pelican family which lives on the west coast of South America, from Lobos de Tierra Island in Peru to Pupuya Islet in Chile. These birds are dark in color with a white stripe from the top of the bill, up to the crown and down the sides of the neck. Also, they have tufted feathers on the top of their heads. The main breeding season occurs from September to March. Females usually lay two or three eggs which are incubated for...

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2006-02-21 06:14:22

The Fox Sparrow (Passerella iliaca) is a large sparrow and the sole member of the genus Passerella. Adults of this bird are heavily spotted and streaked underneath. In eastern and northern birds, the upper parts, wings, rump and tail are rusty and the underparts are white with streaks rusty to dark brown. Western birds have dark brown upperparts and dark brown streaks underneath. In some regions, western birds may have grey on the head and back. Their breeding habitat is wooded areas...

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