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A country's Pacific coast is the part of its coast bordering the Pacific Ocean.

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Set on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica, surrounded by tropical forests, mountains, flatland, and hosting part of the country’s largest river
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Looking down the Pacific Coast Highway in Photo by terratrekking.
The first killer whale born in two years off the coast of the Pacific Northwest is missing, presumed dead:
MyTurnToJag winner Donald Dean meets up with 49ers Quarterback Colin Kaepernick and shoots some hoops in Venice before driving up the Pacific Coast ...
Then: Rocking out to T. Swift, rocking race-day bins in the salty Pacific Coast air. Now: Day-dreaming about seafood dinner.
48 Years Ago Today, Sandor Szabo passed away at the age of 60. Szabo won dozens of titles in various regions, including several versions of the World Heavyweight Title during the 40's and 50's. But here in California, his status as a wrestler was legendary, as he wrestled here in parts of 4 decades. He held virtually every important title in California during that time period at one point or another and he held Northern California's Pacific Coast title more times than anyone.
Update for anyone interested: South dock is now gone. Work on north dock begins today. The vibration drilling process of removing the pilings is literally shaking the marine life to death as evident from photos and video footage shared by Pierce County. Any that do survive the process and make it to the sea floor will have no hard surfaces left to cling to (especially as this is one of the few unusually sandy areas on the Sound) and will most likely die. Based on information from Pierce County, any creatures still remaining on pilings pulled from the water "could be disposed of." The Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium took some specimens from the north dock in June but HUNDREDS of anemones and starfish still remain. This includes the many giant purple and ochre starfish that are disappearing at an alarming rate up and down the entire Pacific Coast (due to the starfish "wasting" epidemic). It is unbelievable that a plan hasn't been put in place for proper removal and relocation of these healthy stars which ar ...
Just south of Coach Blvd park are luxury homes along Pacific Coast. I love the rocks in this area and come often ...
Oct. 9, 1938: Don Budge has his 92-MATCH WIN STREAK snapped by Harry Hopman in the QF of Pacific Coast championships in Berkeley, Calif.
Just watched snapchats. Goodness. I need to go on a West Coast road trip. So gorgeous. Or pacific to mountain timezone wise.
PEDRO BUFORD's Memorial Celebration has been confirmed! It will be on Saturday, October 25 at Calvary Chapel Pacific Coast, 6400 Westminster Blvd, Westminster, CA 92683 at 11AM. Reception will follow the service in the Fellowship Hall. Please put this on your calendars!
Getting ready to leave the pacific coast trail and head through the wilderness to round lake ! 5 miles if I walk straight ! ;);)
I'm adding to my bucket list... I already had Pacific Coast Highway now I am looking at Atlantic coast highway...
Wakins: California boom not what it seems | Pacific Coast Business Times via
Weird. Well, 6pm GMT is 10am Pacific (West Coast US), so if you want to hit EVERYONE, can't really go earlier than 4pm GMT
October 9, 1858- St. Louis, Missouri- After 23 days and 4 hours the first Butterfield stagecoach from the Pacific coast (San Francisco) reaches St. Louis.
We will remain on the western side of high pressure which is currently centered off the Pacific Coast through Saturday then the ridge begins to move inland Sunday and Monday driving temperatures anywhere from eight to twelve degrees above seasonal averages. Average for this time of year is 54/83. A cooling trend will finally commence on Tuesday as a major shift in the pattern begins. Models continue to trend towards a deep through of low pressure off the Washington Coast by Tuesday. The jet stream will sag in Northern California late Tuesday night and Wednesday. Models continue to indicate most of the activity will be from Fresno north but stay tuned. This is an evolving weather pattern. Temperatures for Thursday, Friday and Saturday. 91/55/89/56/90.
Over the eastern North Pacific basin on this Thursday morning, there's an area of low pressure located near the Pacific coast of Nicaragua, producing disorganized showers and thunderstorms. Gradual development of this system is possible through the weekend while it drifts west-northwestward. Regardless of development, this system will produce locally heavy rains over portions of Central America during the next couple of days. Get the latest on the tropics anytime by visiting the NHC website at
Fukushima Fallout in California 1000x Greater than Expected: What You can Do A government expert called the Fukushima fallout in California ‘a thousand times greater than we expected’ several days after the Fukushima explosion, but you are likely just now hearing about it. The estimations of fission products (i.e. carcinogenic and radioactive particles) being leaked into the ocean and carried by currents to the Pacific Coast of the U.S. are staggering. From the start of this crisis, understandably, people have wanted to look the other way. It is a huge issue, and it seems there is little we can do about it, but this is not true. The following information is meant to enlighten you on the subject, not scare you. I don’t believe in fear-mongering, but rather, education. For this reason, you can skip to the end of the article if you want for suggestions about how to mitigate the effects of radiation with diet and herbs, but obviously we need to make it clear to governments and the nuclear industry that ...
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In the earliest days of America’s participation in the war, panic gripped the country. If the Japanese military could successfully attack Hawaii and inflict damage on the naval fleet and casualties among innocent civilians, many people wondered what was to prevent a similar assault on the U.S. mainland, particularly along the Pacific coast. This fear of attack translated into a ready acceptance by a majority of Americans of the need to sacrifice in order to achieve victory. During the spring of 1942, a rationing program was established that set limits on the amount of gas, food and clothing consumers could purchase. Families were issued ration stamps that were used to buy their allotment of everything from meat, sugar, fat, butter, vegetables and fruit to gas, tires, clothing and fuel oil. The United States Office of War Information released posters in which Americans were urged to “Do with less–so they’ll have enough” (“they” referred to U.S. troops). Meanwhile, individuals and communities ...
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It's my way or the Pacific Coast Highway.🎶🌊
. Fukushima is a global threat to all of us.
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Eclipse at Moonset over Pacific Ocean and Chilean coast
Take a road trip to these top sights along the Pacific Coast Highway's oceanfront
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Move over Blood red moon rising out of the Pacific Ocean off the Eurobodalla Coast is amazing tonight.
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no Pacific Coast Highway driving with the top down hair blowing seductively in the wind for you. Unlucky
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NEWS: Shopping Center trades hands for $23.3M in Ventura - Pacific Coast Business Times
USCG & Mariners Rescue 3 in Eastern Pacific:  . The Coast Guard and commercial mariners rescued three people wh...
Come to Santa Barbara, California: Escape to a classic Pacific Coast Hideaway... anytime of the year.
Coast Cities in the Pacific have been put on Standby Alert for Possible Tsunami
Finally in Van! Only took 16 hours.. Atlantic coast to Pacific is a trek
the fact that I had to stay up until 1am to watch AHS because of the mother freaking pacific coast time zone.
Foggy day on the Pacific coast. Photo by vgm8383.
Eclipse at Moonset (Astronomy Picture of the Day). The Pacific Ocean and Chilean coast lie below this sea of...
A Biodiversity Hotspot at Risk: The Sustainability Dilemma of the Colombian Pacific Coast via
Enjoy your holiday on the stunning coast of steps from the sandy beach, coral reef and South Pacific...
Professors: emerged as global threat; Major worries over public health along West Coast
Professors: Gov’t failing to deal with looming radioactive bioaccumulation expected to last decades
Professors:has emerged as global threat—Major health concerns along for decades
Volleyball on the Pacific Coast... I miss Oregon so much right now...
News: Coast Guard, commercial mariners rescue three in Eastern Pacific, one missing
The next meet and greet is Wednesday, October 8 at 6:30 pm. We'll be meeting at the Harbor House at 16341 Pacific Coast Hwy in Surfside. It's north of the PCH and Warner intersection.
A lunar eclipse early Wednesday will best be seen along the Pacific Coast, but can be viewed nationwide. 
The Tustin Angels??? Tustin, Calif., Holding Meeting On Potentially Hosting Angels City leaders in Tustin, Calif., today are expected to "meet behind closed doors" to discuss "ongoing talks between the city and Pacific Coast investors about the possibility of the city becoming the new home to the Angels." The special meeting comes "after the Angels halted negotiations on Friday with the city of Anaheim" over a new ballpark lease. Residents "may give input on the possibility of the Angels moving to Tustin before the closed session portion of the meeting begins" (ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER, 9/30)
30 yrs ago today ST. JPII became the 1st Pope 2 visit Pacific Coast of North America w/ his trip 2 Vancouver BC. h…
Hurricane Odile Grows off Mexico's Pacific Coast: Hurricane Odile begins intensifying as it heads for brush wi...
Sally Lightfoots found along the Pacific Coast of America but specifically on the Galapagos Islands. .
The U.S. Govt. is causing the California drought, using HAARP to forcek the Pacific Coast gulf Stream north &...
Savor Mexico's Pacific Coast sunsets at these spots by Mark Rogers, special for USA TODAY
Colonial expansion under the crown of Castile was initiated by the Spanish conquistadores and developed by the Monarchy of Spain through its administrators and missionaries. The motivations for colonial expansion were trade and the spread of the Catholic faith through indigenous conversions. Beginning with the 1492 arrival of Christopher Columbus and continuing for over four centuries, the Spanish Empire would expand across most of present day Central America, the Caribbean Islands, Mexico, and much of the rest of North America including the Southwestern, Southern coastal, and California's Pacific Coast regions of the United States. In the early 19th century the revolutionary movements resulted in the independence of most Spanish colonies in the Americas, except for Cuba and Puerto Rico, given up in 1898 following the Spanish-American War, together with Guam and the Philippines in the Pacific. Spain's loss of these last territories politically ended Spanish colonization in the Americas.
Rising acidity is plaguing Pacific Coast waters
Proposed Mexican rail line would link El Paso area with Pacific Coast - TRAINS Magazine
Heading down the Pacific Coast Highway to California. I'm so excited to start fresh in San Francisco :)))
What vacation can the Beach Lover, the LEGO Lover and the Music Lover all have a great time? This weeks The Travel Mom giveaway that's where! No matter which one you are this weeks giveaway has you covered! This weeks giveaway includes: Enjoy a one night stay at Carlsbad’s Hilton Carlsbad Oceanfront Resort & Spa, in a double queen room. The hotel is located along the sunny Pacific Coast and is one of San Diego County’s finest luxury hotel destinations. From atop a series of spectacular rolling berms, experience breathtaking vistas of the tranquil Pacific Ocean while also enjoying all the boutique amenities of a fine resort. Hilton Carlsbad Oceanfront Resort & Spa is located on Carlsbad Blvd., also known as Historic Highway 101. The hotel is just a short drive north of San Diego and the International Airport, as well as Carlsbad’s Palomar Airport. A Family four pack of tickets to LEGOLAND California Resort, WaterPark and SEALife Aquarium. & Four passes to The Museum of Making Music! For over ten year ...
Could not let the summer go without a road trip to the Pacific Coast. @ Santa Monica Pier
A strong earthquake on the Pacific Coast was felt throughout southern Mexico and Central America this morning.
Lighthouses of the Pacific Coast: Your Guide to the Lighthouses of California, Oregon, and Washington...
this is the Pacific Coast not Donner's Pass
expires for Pacific Coast dockworkers in US and Canada: As of July 1, 20,000 West...
Going through the Pacific Coast Highway got me sick as *** 😩
Pacific Coast Highway: you have to see it
Definitely hiking the Pacific Coast Trail and Muir Trail before I'm done with school
If you live in Southern CA and you have no plans this Friday (6/27).come on down to the Queen Mary in Long Beach for the Dalmatian Club of Southern CA specialty! This is the most gorgeous show site...right on the pacific coast with the historic Queen Mary as the backdrop! We have huge entries this year so there will be 'lots of BEAUTIFUL dals strutting their stuff in the ring! A grab and go lunch, silent auction and raffle.and just a fun day hanging out with people and their spotty dogs! The first show starts at 9:00 am and the afternoon show starts at 2:00! My baby boy Brogan will be making his show debut! This is Laci posing in front of the Queen Mary at last year's show!
Yesterday I fished the pacific coast. I have now fished all sides of our borders!
Please pray for Troy and Pacific Coast Magic and PrayForDanika Pray4Danika we are all here for you. CheerWorldUnite
Pura Suerte consists of over 150 continuous acres near the Pacific coast of Costa Rica. Blessed with rich, fertile soil, pristine drinking water, and stunning views, our property contain five houses for lodging volunteers and guests, and countless amazing sites to pitch a tent. Try out our interacti…
So feeds will go live either at midnight or after Pacific coast show time. Whatever
North Korea fires three short-range projectiles off its East Coast
Expulsion of over half of the entire population for a Pacific Highway upgrade? north coast NSW
on California's Pacific Coast - Scuba diving with sharks and even great white sharks is a...
Leaving San Miguel today and heading to the Pacific Coast for our next adventure... . Whatever the next…
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A map, a rental car, and a plan are a few of the things you need for your Highway adventure.
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Most of them are located in South Africa and then there's some in the pacific coast going towards north east Asia.
Hurricane Cristina weakens to Category 2 storm in Pacific off Mexico's coast -
I would choose the small apartment on the coast of the Pacific Ocean where the dirt road around the block leads to the cliff edge.
i would DM you but your DMs close 10pm Pacific Coast time
In 8 days il be camping in the beautiful northern pacific coast!
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Low Pressure Area moving in from the east (Pacific). Praying for the safety of Pinoys living on the eastern coast of Luzon.
Following story is trüuu: There was a young man looking off the coast of Nigeria admiring the Pacific Ocean
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Officially a part of my heart is living on the pacific coast. 😱…
Just drove the Pacific Coast Highway what a drive
Coast Hotels to take over management of Waimea Plantation Cottages on Kauai from Aston Hotels via
Earthquake of magnitude 5.6 has struck off the coast of the Philippines - via
Tsunamis on the Pacific Coast of Canada: From Prehistoric Time to the Present (Advan...
Beautiful drive with the top down on the pacific coast today!
from which coast. Don't puss out and say "East" cuz that's to *** easy. More sharks in the pacific!!
My little boyo and me. On Oregon coast at sunset. @ Oregon Coast, Pacific City
Pacific Motorway delays after Gold Coast smash There are long southbound delays on the Pacific Motorway after a ...
I'll try not to do too any of theses @ Pacific Coast Beach
Great day in San Francisco at the Pacific Coast Builders Conference. Prospect Mortgage recieved tremendous recognition on the floor.
Follow the map X marks the spot... partymachine @ Pacific Coast Beach
Pacific Coast on Direct TV it was when u watched it on 311 I Recorded it. :-))
Tomorrow doors open at 5pm & u can purchase tix at the door! 5205 E Pacific Coast Hwy, Long Beach, CA 90804 :)
Cause it's my way, or Pacific Coast Highway. Either way ya won't find me 🌞✨🌊
The Qhapaq Ñan, which winds thousands of miles down the Pacific Coast of South America, has been recommended for recognition as a World Heritage site.
I have been filming with Jesse Richman, Kevin Langeree and Kevin Pritchard - driving down the Pacific Coast in my RV between Portland, Oregon and San Francisco. We have had some great kitesurfing conditions, seemingly endless winding roads, giant Redwood trees, empty beaches, a delicious dinner at my sister Christine and her husband Giuseppe's incredible restaurant Trabocco in Alameda and a lot of fun and laughs. Last day today riding somewhere in the Bay area before these guys fly out tomorrow and I drive 'The Beast' back up to the Gorge.
A day on Pacific Coast Highway is a day well spent.
Hold onto your butts! Adventurous and intense, you live life on the wild side - Summer Blockbuster style! "Jurassic Park" is a 1993 American science fiction adventure film that incorporates some horror elements as well. The film was directed by Steven Spielberg and is the first installment of the Jurassic Park franchise. It is based on the 1990 novel of the same name by Michael Crichton, with a screenplay written by Crichton and David Koepp. It stars Sam Neill, Laura Dern, Jeff Goldblum, Richard Attenborough, Ariana Richards, Joseph Mazzello, Martin Ferrero, Wayne Knight, Samuel L. Jackson and Bob Peck. The film centers on the fictional Isla Nublar, an islet located off Costa Rica's Pacific Coast, where a billionaire philanthropist and a small team of genetic scientists have created a wildlife park of cloned dinosaurs." - Wikipedia
Did you know... Beulah Marshall bought the land and built in the early 1920's. Her purpose was to serve dinner in the evenings and teas in the afternoon. It became very famous and patrons came from both Dallas and Fort Worth. The tea room became known for its chicken fried steak that was cooked over a coal burning stove. The property was located on the Bankhead Highway, which is now Division Street. The Bankhead Highway was named after Senator John Hollis Bankhead, who sponsored the Federal Road Aid Act in 1916. It was a transcontinental highway which stretched from Washington, D. C. to the Pacific Coast, a perfect location for a tea room. Because of the spectacular view and 1,000' high elevation of the property, it became known as Top O' Hill Terrace.
Thanks for all the inspiring comments everyone. Yesterday and Tuesday were incredibly tough days and I was too tired to post our progress. Day 4 was from Paso Robles to Santa Maria for a total distance of 97.7 miles. Along the route we stopped at the historic Mission San Miguel built in the 18th century. Again, riding through the mountains, reaching the halfway point to LA, and the Pacific Coast scenery was amazing. This has been an inspiring journey for a very important cause. Thanks everyone for supporting me in the California AIDS/Lifecycle Ride 2014.
It's a Beautiful Day in Northern California~ Fluttering her way down the Pacific Coast is one of our Beautiful...
Information about Todos Santos in Baja California Sur on the Pacific Coast. The small town is very popular with North American Tourist and surfers.
"So far, none of the citizen-collected seawater samples taken from the Pacific Coast has contained any trace of radiation from Fukushima, but continued support for monitoring is needed as the cesium isotopes reach our coast with levels possibly increasing over the coming few years." David Suzuki
I think I might run away.Pacific Coast or the Atlantic Ocean?
A mysterious illness has decimated the male population of the Pacific Coast of Central America.
Latin American News - Nicaragua does not make the news very much. Central America usually stays off the radar. Daniel Ortega got the world’s attention on June 15th of 2013, when he announced that Nicaragua would be creating a canal from the Atlantic Coast to the Pacific Coast within his country. Thi…
I will never understand New Orleans or Nashville in the "Pacific Coast" League. LOL
Here's a panorama I made from screen grabs from a 1950s documentary about the Redondo Beach police. It's looking north on Pacific Coast Highway at Avenue F. Google screen grab on the bottom.
Love the Pacific Coast Highway so much to see and do :)
Survived the East Coast pacific highway today on my way to San Fran from LA. Was amazing!! — at Pacific Coast...
I can't tell if I'm on Pacific Coast time or London time zone. I'm honestly wide awake.
Things you don't really need to know about Texas How Big Is It? Since 1959, a number of fine people continue to believe that the Lone Star State is no longer the biggest in the USA. I reckon that some folks still believe in the Tooth Fairy, too. Until global warming melts enough of Alaska, revealing the true size of this northern pretender, we'll have to content ourselves with some generally accepted and verifiable facts. Texas is 266,807 square miles. That's as big as France and England put together, with a few acres left over. Say you want to drive the length of Texas from north to south, from Texline to Boca Chica Beach. That's 1019 miles. It's almost as far driving from east to west, from Anthony to Toledo Village. That's 932 miles. Interstate 10 crosses the entire width of the USA, connecting Santa Monica, California, on the Pacific Coast to Jacksonville, Florida, on the Atlantic. More than one third of this highway lies within Texas borders. Texas has 254 counties, more than any other state. ...
(AAA) - Pacific Coast: Iowa Cubs to host $10,000 Check Presentation to Kiwanis Miracle League on May 15
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park is a state park of California, United States, on the Big Sur coast. A main feature of the park is McWay Falls, which drops over a cliff 80 feet into the Pacific Ocean. The park is located on land that was originally called the Saddle Rock Ranch, because of a rock formation in McWay Cove that resembles a saddle. It has two environmental hike-in camping areas, named by Sunset magazine as one of the "four best places to pitch a tent on the Pacific Coast".
Jerry BuzzellJan. 2, 1939 - Aug. 22, 2013Resident of San JoseJerry Buzzell passed away Aug. 22, 2013 surrounded by family at his home after a brief illness. Jerry was born Jan. 2, 1939 in San Francisco. He grew up in San Mateo and Los Altos and graduated from Mountain View High School and San Jose State University. He served in the US Army from 1959-1961. Jerry is survived by his wife, Diane, his daughters, Angela Buzzell and Laurel Johnson and his sons, Roger Buzzell and Christopher Buzzell. He is also survived by his sister Linda Hall, and six grandchildren. Jerry taught at Mount Pleasant High School in San Jose for 30 years. He illustrated The Handbook of California Birds as well as Sea Mammals and Reptiles of the Pacific Coast. He illustrated various bird posters of Monterey Bay, Point Reyes and the Sierras. Jerry was an amateur ornithologist, an avid gardener and a passionate fan of the San Francisco Seals of baseball's Pacific Coast League. No Services but a private gathering will be held I tried to ...
Interesting tidbits: 1796 – Edward Jenner administers the first smallpox vaccination. 1804 - Lewis & Clark set out from St Louis for Pacific Coast. 1861 - The Canellas meteorite, an 859-gram chondrite-type meteorite, strikes the earth near Barcelona, Spain. 1878 - Vaseline is first sold (registered trademark for petroleum jelly). 1908 - First passenger flight in an airplane. This is not the same as the first commercial passenger flight. 1951 – Trains run on the Talyllyn Railway in Wales for the first time since preservation, making it the first railway in the world to be operated by volunteers. 1973 – Skylab, the US' first space station, is launched. Today's birthday crew: 1942 – Prentis Hancock, English actor was a regular cast member of the science fiction series Space: 1999 as Paul Morrow, and also appeared in a number of Doctor Who stories throughout the 1970s - Spearhead from Space and Planet of the Daleks with Jon Pertwee and Planet of Evil and The Ribos Operation with Tom Baker. He also app ...
Live a life of excess. Indulge in your rock star fantasies. Located on the beautiful beaches of Bahia de Banderas, near Puerto Vallarta in the heart of Riviera Nayarit, Hard Rock Hotel Vallarta takes everything to extremes. Incredible views of the Pacific Coast, modern amenities and attentive servic…
Bloomberg: Canada Finds China Option No Easy Answer to Keystone Snub May 2, 2014 Stephen Harper was in need of a new friend with a big appetite for oil. The Americans just weren’t cutting it. By Edward Greenspon, Andrew Mayeda, Jeremy van Loon and Rebecca Penty It was February 2012, three months since President Barack Obama had phoned the Canadian prime minister to say the Keystone XL pipeline designed to carry vast volumes of Canadian crude to American markets would be delayed. Now Harper found himself thousands of miles from Canada on the banks of the Pearl River promoting Plan B: a pipeline from Alberta’s landlocked oil sands to the Pacific Coast where it could be shipped in tankers to a place that would certainly have it -- China. It was a country to which he had never warmed yet that served his current purposes. Harper stood before a business audience in a luxury hotel banquet hall in Guangzhou, capital of China’s most populous province, putting on his best pro-China face while touting his nati ...
We have 25 days to save the history of the Pacific Coast!! Where will YOU be?!?
Time for a new adventure. Driving up the Pacific Coast Highway
King, will you help us spread the word about wrestling on the Pacific Coast?? Help save our heritage!!
Happy Earth Day! We’re headed out to Deep Creek on the Pacific Coast trail, are you getting outside and active today?
An earthquake early warning alert system is essential for the Pacific Coast
Major earthquake (magnitude 7.5) at 9:27 am on the Pacific Coast near Mexico City. More at ->
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Today is April 15th. On this day in 1947, Jackie Robinson made his major league baseball debut with the Brooklyn Dodgers. He went hitless. Jack Roosevelt Robinson was born in 1919 to sharecroppers in Cairo, Georgia. His middle name was given to him as a tribute to President Theodore Roosevelt, who died shortly before Jackie was born. Robinson was born into a family with considerable athletic talent. His older brother Mack won a silver medal in the 1936 Olympics in Berlin. In the same year, Jackie won the junior boys singles title at the Pacific Coast *** Tennis Tournament. He was also named to the Pomona baseball all-star team, which included future baseball Hall of Famers Ted Williams and Bob Lemon. At Pasadena Junior College, he broke the broad jump record, which was previously held by his brother Mack. After junior college, Jackie went to UCLA, where he became the first athlete to letter in four sports (baseball, basketball, football, track). In 1945, he played professional baseball for the Kansa ...
This former Russian-American Company trading post, built on a shelf of land above the Pacific, 13 miles northwest of the mouth of the Russian River and 80 miles north of San Francisco, represented the farthest penetration south by the Russians. Fort Ross expressed the efforts of the company, a trade monopoly, with headquarters at Sitka, Alaska, to establish during the nineteenth century a base on the California coast for sea otter hunting and the development of agricultural supplies for Alaska. In June 1812, a crew of 95 Russians and 40 Aleuts began to work on a stockaded redwood fort on an elevated coastal plateau overlooking a small harbor 30 miles north of Bodega Bay. The Russians now occupied a permanent trade base at Fort Ross and a harbor at Bodega Bay from which their needs in Alaska could he supplied. The fort was dedicated on August 13, 1812, as Rossiya, derived from the Russian word Rus. In 1821, the Czar issued an ukase closing the Pacific Coast north of San Francisco to all but Russian ships. ...
8.3 Earthquake near Solomon Islands, but Tsunami warning for most of the Pacific Coast cancelled. Other sismic activities, Chile 5.8 and Nicaragua 5.2. It is shaking for sure today.
Cacti and Succulents along the Pacific Coast? You betcha! Beauty found in Encinitas (San Deigo County) CA ~
HISTORY OF AMERICA: History of Hispanic and Latino Americans. A continuous Hispanic/Latino presence in the territory of the United States has existed since the 16th century, earlier than any other group after the Native Americans. Spaniards pioneered the present-day United States. The first confirmed European landing in the continental U.S. was by Juan Ponce de León, who landed in 1513 at a lush shore he christened La Florida. Within three decades of Ponce de León's landing, the Spanish became the first Europeans to reach the Appalachian Mountains, the Mississippi River, the Grand Canyon and the Great Plains. Spanish ships sailed along the East Coast, penetrating to present-day Bangor, Maine, and up the Pacific Coast as far as Oregon. From 1528 to 1536, Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca and three other castaways from a Spanish expedition (including an African named Estevanico) journeyed all the way from Florida to the Gulf of California, 267 years before the Lewis and Clark Expedition. In 1540 Hernando de S ...
The Cal figure skating team has secured a place at nationals representing the Pacific Coast.
Pacific Coast Highway is definitely my favorite road to drive on.
Day 7: A day of rest This morning we got up in time for breakfast at 6:30am. Breakfast was the same as the last few days, cereal, pancakes, eggs, sausage, and hash browns. After breakfast we got on "Marvi" and began our one and a half hour drive to the Pacific Coast. On the way we stopped off at a bridge and walked across to see dozens of crocodiles sun bathing in the river below, we also got to see an iguana. Then we continued our journey to the coast. We arrived at Vista Los Suenos at about 9am to do a canopy tour, that's right zip lining! Katie wasn't able to join us on account of her medical condition, pregnancy. There were 12 lines and you can't turn back when you start so part of our group was pretty nervous at the top. However, once we all started going the nerves settled and we really enjoyed ourselves. On line six some of us, myself included, even went upside down! The 11th line was the longest and fastest as well as the most fun, it was awesome. We then got back on "Marvi" and drove to the Punt ...
Earthquake off Chiles coast sparks Tsunami warning for the Pacific Coast ...Prayers to Latin America
More fun facts: The original Los Angeles Angels actually played in Los Angeles. They were a minor league (Pacific Coast) team owned by William Wrigley (the owner of the Cubs) who built for them a stadium he called Wrigley Field (it had ivy in the outfield and everything). In 1957, Walter O'Malley bought the franchise and Wrigley Field from Wrigley's son for $3 million so he could have territorial rights to Los Angeles. The next year, the Dodgers came to town, but never played a game in Wrigley field. While waiting for Dodger Stadium to be finished, they played in the LA Coliseum. In 1961, Gene Autry paid $350,000 to O'Malley for the right to continue the Los Angeles Angels franchise as an expansion American League team. His Angels also played in Los Angeles, first in the old Wrigley Field and then, from '62 to '65, in Dodger Stadium (though they called it "Chavez Ravine" instead). In 1966, the CALIFORNIA Angels moved into the Big A in Anaheim where they play today. Los Angeles only has one baseball team.
If you're tired of inaction and want to see SOMEWHERE in the US do something- Pacific Coast is your best bet
This is a Western Pond Turtle (Actinemys marmorata). They are found nowhere other than the Pacific Coast of North America, from Baja California to Puget Sound and just barely into British Columbia. Together with the Western Painted Turtle, they are the only native turtle species in the Pacific Northwest. Large adults only have an 8 inch carapace length, being rather average sized turtles. They live in various types of water bodies, but always prefer quiet, still waters. Ponds match this description and are therefore favored, hence the name. And like other "pond turtles" they are omnivores with a highly varied diet. They feed on fish, tadpoles, and insect larvae as well as various aquatic plants. They are not particularly picky. Now these turtles are rather rarely observed as they actually present a bit of a problem as they are a particularly wary species. I've heard photographers comment on the frustrating level of difficulty in getting photos like the one posted. They have very sharp eyes and ears and wi ...
On this date (March 19) in 1848, Wyatt Berry Stapp Earp was born in Monmouth, Warren County, Illinois. Named for his father's good friend and military colleague, Wyatt Berry Stapp, Earp's youth was marked by the upheaval of the American Civil War and his family's frequent relocation between the Midwest and Pacific Coast. Wyatt was married, then a widower, a lawman in Missouri, and jailed for stealing horses in the Indian Territory, all before his twenty-fourth birthday. He served as a lawman in the Kansas cow-towns and did a creditable job in difficult circumstances. In 1879, Earp relocated to Tombstone, Arizona Territory, along with his four brothers, and their families. In not quite two and a half years there, Earp worked as a stage-line operator, a saloon-keeper, and a local, county, and Federal peace officer. In October 1881, Wyatt marched to the O.K. Corral with his brothers Virgil and Morgan and John Henry "Doc" Holliday, killing three members of the "cow-boy" gang of outlaws. This event sparked ret ...
East Coast and Central Time Zone folks, did y'all see Lisa Stone on the news this morning? She was awesome, wasn't she? (Pacific Coast folks still have time to watch... CBS This at 8:20am) - Denise
Native Americans along the Pacific Coast and aboriginal Siberians may have both originated from populations living on the land bridge now submerged under the Bering Strait, a new language analysis suggests. The language analysis, detailed today (March 12) in the journal PLOS ONE, is consistent with…
New Clues to How Native Americans Colonized Americas: Languages spoken along the Pacific Coast and in Siberia ...
TGIF! It's HOT on the Pacific Coast. Looking forward to the rainy season to come soon! still 1-2 months to go. Find out more about Costa Rica on our page Living in Costa Rica. Saludos y PURA VIDA!
Visitors will enjoy the majestic beauty of National Park, the serenity of the Pacific Coast or the charms of the Gold Rush era.
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Fukushima's Radioactive Water Could Reach U.S. Pacific Coast by April Water containing radioactive cesium mixed into the Pacific Ocean after the 2011 9.0-magnitude earthquake in Japan, and it's only a matter of time before that tainted water reaches the U.S. West Coast. Now scientists say the radioactive water from the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant could arrive on California, Oregon and Washington coasts in just a few weeks. Health officials continue to stress that none of the tainted water has reached the California coast to this point, according to a report, and that even when the water crashes on the coast in April, cesium levels are expected to be low. Along the West Coast of Canada, however, researchers said they are beginning to see traces of cesium in water samples offshore, according to a report. During the annual American Geophysical Union's Ocean Sciences Meeting in Honolulu, it was announced that cesium-134 and cesium-137 isotopes have been detected. Scientis ...
Last night on the CBS Evening News Scott Pelley started 'the world's biggest drug kingpin has been captured at a Resort on the Pacific Coast in Mexico'. I asked myself what Hamid Karzai was doing vacationing in Mazatlan and then they said is was some guy named 'Chapo'. I guess they really captured the second biggest drug kingpin. The last time I checked, the biggest was still President of Afghanistan, and being fed by my tax dollars.
( —Sea stars off the Pacific Coast are dying en masse at an 'unprecedented' rate and geographic spread, and Cornell researchers are trying to find out why.
Black Mexicans see pride in lost history Communities starting to discover roots, fight discrimination By LAURENCE ILIFF / The Dallas Morning News SAN NICOLAS, Mexico – Dark-skinned Mexicans along the southern Pacific Coast have long sensed their roots are distinct from the mixed-race majority dominated by European and Indian blood. But until relatively recently, many had only a sketchy idea why. "A popular story says we came from a stranded African ship," said Jorge Añorve Zapata, 38, a schoolteacher from the Costa Chica, or "small coast," south of Acapulco. "It's a nice story. But as it turns out, the truth isn't so nice because we came in chains as slaves and were the first ones to drown." Now, African-Mexicans along the coast are discovering their roots, countering negative stereotypes, and trying to find their place in Mexican history. Government-issued textbooks describe coastal residents as "festive" dancers who happily raise cattle and corn. Crude drawings depict the physical characteristics of ...
ANNOUNCEMENT: Comedian, Anthony Jeselnik just announced a tour stop at historic McDonald Theatre for FRIDAY APRIL 11th!! Tickets go on-sale at all TicketsWest Pacific Coast locations this FRIDAY at 10am!!
Just wonder where little Espurr is, maybe somewhere over the Pacific Ocean, or maybe at the mail center where International Mail arrives in the Pacific Coast in the USA.
West Coast or Pacific Coast are terms for the westernmost coastal states of the United States, usually California, Oregon, and Washington. More specifically, the term refers to an area defined on the east by the Cascade Range, Sierra Nevada and Mojave Desert and on the west by the Pacific Ocean. The U.S. Census groups the five states of California, Oregon, Washington, Alaska, and Hawaii together as the Pacific States division.
Back In The Day - February 5 1556 Henry II of France and Philip of Spain sign the truce of Vaucelles. 1631 A ship from Bristol, the Lyon, arrives with provisions for the Massachusetts Bay Colony. 1762 Martinique, a major French base in the Lesser Antilles of the West Indies, surrenders to the British. 1783 Sweden recognizes U.S. independence. 1811 After George III was declared insane, the Prince of Wales became Prince Regent of England, and later George IV. 1846 The first Pacific Coast newspaper, Oregon Spectator, is published. 1864 Federal forces occupy Jackson, Miss. 1865 The three-day Battle of Hatcher's Run, Va., begins. 1900 The United States and Great Britain sign the Hay-Pauncefote Treaty, giving the United States the right to build a canal in Nicaragua but not to fortify it. 1917 U.S. Congress nullifies President Woodrow Wilson's veto of the Immigration Act, which restricted Asian immigration; literacy tests are required. 1917 Mexico adopted its present constitution. 1918 The Soviets proclaim sepa ...
Cause it's my wayy, or Pacific Coast Highwayyy.
English language has "borrowed" words for centuries. But is it now lending more than it's taking, asks Philip Durkin, deputy chief editor of the Oxford English Dictionary. English speakers may not be famous for being au fait with foreign languages, but all of us use words taken from other languages every day. In that last sentence au fait is an obvious example, but famous, foreign, languages, use, and taken are also borrowed words. Knowledge of what is being borrowed, and from where, provides an invaluable insight into the international relations of the English language. Today English borrows words from other languages with a truly global reach. Some examples that the Oxford English Dictionary suggests entered English during the past 30 years include tarka dal, a creamy Indian lentil dish (1984, from Hindi), quinzhee, a type of snow shelter (1984, from Slave or another language of the Pacific Coast of North America), popiah, a type of Singaporean or Malaysian spring roll (1986, from Malay), izakaya, a typ ...
I want to cruise down the Pacific Coast Highway now.
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Up and down the Pacific Coast, starfish are dying by the tens of thousands and no one knows why. Special correspondent Katie Campbell reports from Seattle on...
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You pacific coast people have a major advantage with as most of us East Coasted are going to sleep
1 AM Pacific Time so three more hours on the East Coast WOO
1st show of the year will be a powerlifting show 2 veterans and 2 newbies and of course every time we compete not only do we want 1st place but we want to break records as well. Veterans Janine j, Cassy K, Newbies Kim M and Chris Y Pacific Coast Open (USPA Powerlifting) Feb 8 , 2014 9am Old Skool Iron gym, 33 Commerce Place, Suite D, Vacaville, CA 95687 Entry is free
Starfish along the North American Pacific Coast have been filmed ripping themselves limb from limb in a gory death!
“Kelp off San Diego coast to be tested for Fukushima radiation: yes the Pacific Ocean is contaminated
Grandpas surgery went well today they removed the pelvis brace via pins in his bones. He is back safe and sound at Pacific Coast manor ready for physical therapy. Thanks for the prayers
My wife informs me that I travelled over 13,000 miles for the magazine last year. I think the miles spent on the Pacific Coast Highway were my favorite of all those miles. Though the ride back home from anywhere is a close second, if not a tie.
Beautiful hike along Newport Coast today. Love the and seeing this everyday, it seems so…
Hey Pacific coast, step outside and take a look at the moon. Do you see that?
The buoy 10 fishery at the mouth of the Columbia River may bne the hottest salmon fishery in the Pacific NW.
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What is up with the scientist having to investigate why the Starfish and other sea animals are dead and washing up on the pacific coast beach? Guess they have not heard about the radiation coming from Fukushima? What is wrong with this? Why are the people in denial in fact that this is really happening?
It stand for "Pacific Standard Time". That's West Coast time (California, Nevada, Oregon and Washington)
This sea star wasting disease that's affecting the Pacific coast is really sad and alarming :(
Gavilan sophomore Danny Gutierrez went deep Saturday for the first home run of any Coast Pacific Conference player this season.
Tag pics of starfish in your area with to help scientists solve a gruesome epidemic!
Sunset along the southern Pacific coast of Mexico
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making music on the West Coast of a pacific island. Second best to white cliffs. Up to?
Why are starfish dying off the Pacific Coast?
News from gets worse and worse. Now, dead dolphins in Please RT
Ordered some new 9 inch hooker heels for the occasion!!! Miss Pacific Coast has to be dressed to the 9's!!!
Packs of stray dogs are now moving to take over every major U.S. city on the Pacific Coast
The Pacific Coast journey I planned for this summer is officially a go. I'm beyond excited
Nature is tearing itself apart, and 'nobody knows why.'
Rescue units from the U.S. Coast Guard pulled a man and boy from their boat after being swept out to sea near...
Mysterious epidemic devastates starfish population off the Pacific Coast - YouTube
Hey 111.5 million people who watched the yesterday! is on now East Coast! 9pm Pacific.
People are freaking out about a Coca Cola ad, meanwhile there's a epidemic amongst starfish; warning, nightmares:
If you've never been horrified on behalf of a starfish before, may I present:
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LIMA, Peru (AP) — More than 400 dead dolphins were found last month on the Pacific Ocean beaches of northern P...
For LA.. Universal studios, Disneyland, hire a car with gps, drive up the Pacific Coast Highway, go to west Hollywood...
A mysterious and terrible disease is ravaging starfish up and down the Pacific coastline of North America. The speed of infection, mass mortality, and the way the starfish are dying are all equally shocking. A disease is causing the arms of thousands of starfish to literally rip themselves off their...
This is required reading in preparation for tonight's Spokane City Council meeting where the council will take up a resolution in regards to the oil train / oil shipping issue. Thanks Timothy Connor for this post. In case the caption doesn't come up, here is Tim's caption for this frightening photo: For some reason it doesn’t seem that long ago. The frightening rail accident in west Spokane that sent rail cars off the Latah Creek bridge onto the westbound lanes of Interstate-90, barely missing a Greyhound bus as it was heading up the hill. This was the day before Christmas 1991. I remember it because it was about this time that Connie and I were moving from Browne’s Addition (our duplex sat on the current site of the MAC parking garage) into a house in a small neighborhood a mere stone’s throw from where the cars derailed. Con and Devin still live in that house and they are among thousands, for sure, who would have precious little time—if any—to escape a toxic inferno like that which occurred l ...
Congratulations to all Surf City USA Marathon finishers and to those who completed the Beach Cities Challenge! Yesterday was the perfect day to run 13.1 or 26.2 miles along the Pacific coast with 17K+ friends.
Between Mountains and Sea: Blanton Museum exhibition highlights art of ancient Andes AUSTIN, TX.- The Blanton Museum of Art, in partnership with the Department of Art and Art History at The University of Texas at Austin, presents a special selection of objects that illuminate the lifestyle, technological achievements, and ideology of pre-Inka cultures among the coastal Andes of South America. Between Mountains and Sea: Arts of the Ancient Andes features 80 extraordinary works drawn primarily from the University’s collections with loans from the Dallas Museum of Art, ranging from intricately woven textiles to painted ceramic vessels and modeled effigies. Through a dynamic presentation that integrates art historical and anthropological contexts, the exhibition traces the artistic development of the ancient Paracas, Nasca, Wari, Moche, Chancay, Sicán, and Chimú cultures from the Early Horizon (900–200 BCE) through the Late Horizon (1470–1532 CE) periods. The exhibition was conceived by the Blanton an ...
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Live near the pier and across from the sand in one of the Pier Colony condos at 200 Pacific Coast Highway Huntington Beach, California 92648. Everybody loves living at the beach or has a desire to move to the beach. Watch the waves roll in and crash on the shore. Pick up a surfboard, grab your sw
Drought got you down? Escape the dry anxiety with an 1895 article from the Los Angeles Herald that proclaimed "Ventura County is one of the best watered counties in Southern California." Surely the effort of local boosters, the Los Angeles Herald article branded Ventura the "Palm City of the Pacific Coast." An 1896 article in the San Francisco Call bragged "the water is pure and sweet and in quantity sufficient to supply a city of 75,000 inhabitants." (Ventura's population was around 107,000 according 2012 census data.) The Ventura River is noted as "a beautiful and rapid-flowing stream, noted as one of the best trout streams on the coast," though not to be outdone by the Santa Clara River, the source for the area's 150-foot deep top soil. So if you get frustrated while replacing your lawn with native scrub, or curse the water pressure in a low-flow shower, take comfort in assurances from 1896: "When Cabrillo dropped anchor in the harbor where Ventura now stands, he counted twenty-five (Chumash) villages ...
On paper, the pairing of LA synth-boogie wizard Dam-Funk and infamous Cali rapper and spliff-huffing, renaissance troublemaker Snoop Dogg seems both baffling and perfectly logical; listening to said collaboration as 7 Days of Funk, it's a wonder that this dynamic duo didn't get together sooner. Dam's bumping, squealing, shimmying keys and Snoop's permastoned vocals are a match made in G-Funk heaven, stripped of pretension and bouncing down the Pacific Coast Highway in a hydraulic Caddy, picking up Steve Arrington, Tha Dogg Pound, and all manner of P-Funk All-Stars along the way.
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ON THIS DAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY (thanks to Graeme Cameron and Brian Hoops) 1950 - Ray Eckert won the Pacific Coast title from Sandor Szabo in San Francisco 1956 - Buddy Rogers beat Karl Von Albers in Baltimore to win the Eastern title 1963 - Lou Thesz beat Buddy Rogers in Toronto to win the NWA title. This was the match that pretty much led to the creation of the WWWF title and Vince McMahon quitting the NWA 1963 - Mark Lewin & Don Curtis beat The Fabulous Kangaroos to win the world tag team title 1967 - Mad Dog Vachon beat Hans Schmidt in Chicoutimi to win the International title 1968 - Clayton Thompson beat *** McManus in London to win the British middleweight title 1968 - Danny Hodge beat Lou Thesz in Tokyo to win the TWWA title 1969 - Paul Jones & Nelson Royal beat Los Medicos in Los Angeles to win the Americas tag team title 1972 - Gene Kiniski & Bulldog Bob Brown beat Mark Lewin & Steven Little Bear in Vancouver to win the Canadian Open tag team title 1973 - Jacques Rougeau Sr. beat Waldo Vo .. ...
(NaturalNews) If you've heard about Fukushima radiation spreading to the Pacific Coast of North America but were "corrected" by sources both official and expert that this was based more on rumor than reality, then consider the information presented at the October 2013 North Pacific Marine Science Organization (PICES) annual meeting. Researchers from Fisheries and Oceans Canada confirmed that the radioactive plume from Fukushima is indeed reaching the shores of Canada and the United States - and was detected at least six months ago - carried both in the ocean surface water and the atmosphere on similar but slightly different courses. In a presentation titled "Communicating the forecasts, uncertainty and consequences of ecosystem change," (read here: the Canadian researchers gave evidence that the bulk of radioactivity from Fukushima is shifting almost entirely from the western portion of the North Pacific (Japan) to the eastern portion (North America) over the course of the next five years. As of 2012, it ...
The largest temperate rainforests are found on North America's Pacific Coast and stretch from Northern California up into Canada.
"The coal and other natural resources of Alaska should be opened to development at once. They are owned by the people of the United States, and are safe from monopoly, waste or destruction only while so owned. Thus the benefit of cheap fuel will accrue to the government of the United States and to the people of Alaska and the Pacific Coast; the settlement of extensive agricultural lands will be hastened; the extermination of the salmon will be prevented, and the just and wise development of Alaskan resources will take the place of private extortion or monopoly." From the official Platform of the Progressive Party, 1912
Reflections on the Inner Life from Canada's Pacific Coast - Fr. Michael Gillis reflects on the inner life of Orthodox Christians. Drawing on the wisdom of both ancient and contemporary Church Fathers, Fr. Michael ponders the struggles, the ironies, and the disciplines of the spiritual life.
Canucks/Kings Writeup The monday night Pacific Coast battle between the Vancouver Canucks and the Los Angeles Kings will showcase a relatively new and growing rivalry within the division. This will be the third meeting between the two clubs this season. Ever since the 2012 Stanley Cup Playoffs, where the two met in the first round, both teams have appeared to take each other very seriously. There is usually a sense of elevated emotions that set a significant stage for a playoff-like type of vibe. First and foremost I will state the obvious, in which more or less the foundation of this entire write up will be simply based upon. These two teams are about as defensive as they come. Both of them are hovering ataround a 1:2 ratio in terms of overs to unders, respectively. At this point of the season, it is clear that the lopsided tendencies are not a result of mere coincidence, but in fact a reflection of strictly enforced playing styles. Both Head Coaches John Tortorella and Darryl Sutter have proven several ...
1929, (85 years), was the time for construction for the Empire State Building and finish by 1931, know as tallest building from 1931 to 1970. Back in 1904, the time of the World Fair in St. Louis began for time of celebration of the 100th anniversary of The Lewis & Clark Expedition which started in St. Louis in May of 1804 to September of 1806 to the Pacific Coast that was commissioned after the Louisiana Purchase (1803-1804) by President Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) in 1803. In 1774, the First Continental Congress that was formed before the American Revolutionary War (1775-1783), which disbanded in 1775 by beginning of the Second Continental Congress (1775-1781) that met in Philadelphia, PA for the starting for Articles of Confederation (1777-1781) and Delcaration of Independence (1776), which these two started for beginning for the birth our country. The city of St. Louis, MO was found by two french explorers in 1764, which was named for King Louis IX (1214-1270); which begin of the World Fair in 1904 a ...
Meet the 2014 Holstein judge Mark Rueth from Oxford, Wisconsin Mark grew up on a 35-cow grade dairy farm in Jefferson County, Wisconsin. He started his dairy career showing in the grade classes at the county fair and soon advanced his interest with the purchase of a registered calf. After graduating from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, Rueth began working with some of the leading dairy herds in Wisconsin and the Pacific Northwest. While on the Pacific Coast, he purchased Westlynn Tom Dee with a group of partners. That cow went on to become a four-time World Dairy Expo Grand Champion and also earned Reserve Supreme Champion honours at the show. Tom Dee was just the first of four cows to win Supreme or Reserve Supreme Champion honours for Rueth. Stookey-Elm Park Blackrose (EX-96), a two-time All-American cow, was one of the next cows Mark Rueth developed. Over 50 percent of the present milking herd descends from her. Mark Rueth and partner, Nicky Reape, own and operate Rosedale Genetics, Ltd. ...
3 more WSU Virtual Motor City (Detroit News) photos of the Detroit Cougars. Written History on the official site of the Detroit Red Wings: "The roots of the Red Wings go all the way back to the old Western Hockey League, where the Victoria (British Columbia) Cougars were members until their roster was sold to a group from Detroit on September 25, 1926. The Detroit group had been awarded an NHL franchise on May 15, 1926. The team began to play as the Detroit Cougars in the fall of 1926 while playing its home games in Windsor, Ontario. Despite the fact that the Victoria Cougars had won the Stanley Cup in 1925 and were Cup finalists in 1926, the Detroit Cougars finished 12-28-4; the NHL's worst record for the 1926-27 season. Not only did the team struggle on the ice, but it performed poorly on the ledger sheet as well where the Cougars were more than $80,000 in debt. Help came, the following season, in the form of Jack Adams as the team's coach and general manager. Adams had played in the old Pacific Coast l ...
JANUARY 1 1913 George Hill won the AAA Championship San Diego Road Race in a Fiat. Hill covered the 183.4 miles in a time of 3 hours, 58 minutes and 12 seconds in taking the only AAA Championship win of his career. The race was 2 laps of a 91.7 mile loop of public roads. _ 1932 "Babe" Stapp was declared winner of the accident shortened 100-mile AAA Pacific Coast championship race at Oakland Speedway (CA). The race, twice postponed because of rain, was halted after the second serious accident of the event. Ralph Hepburn, 3rd in AAA points in '31, and Bryan Salpaugh were badly injured in seperate accidents (note: both did race again). Earlier, Salpaugh had set a new lap record of 35.31 (101.95 mph avg.) on the 1 mile high banked oiled dirt oval.
The Los Cabos Tourism Board has highlighted some of the things travelers can experience when visiting Cabo in 2014, including�the return of several species of whales to the Pacific Coast of Los Cabos .
Once a quiet fishing village, Puerto Vallarta has developed into one of Mexico's hottest beach destination. Tucked into Banderas Pay on the Pacific Coast, Puerto Vallarta fits the need of almost any time of traveler; from the adventurous backpacker to the sophisticated luxurior. Foodie The food-afic...
American Cruise Lines is building three more river boats to ply the Mississippi River system and Columbia and Snake Rivers. The boats will enter service between 2015 and 2017. The first boat is already under construction in the line's Maryland shipyard, as is a new paddlewheeler, scheduled to launch spring 2015. Both will carry between 150 and 200 passengers, according to the line. The line will begin construction on a second paddlewheeler later this year or next. The boat currently under construction will operate solely along the Columbia and Snake rivers from the Pacific Coast to the Idaho border. Decor will be Pacific Northwest in style with historic accents and artwork that highlights the Lewis and Clark Expedition and the Native American tribes who helped them. Every cabin will have private balconies and panoramic views. The boat will be the first new river boat on the Columbia and Snake Rivers in 10 years. MICDAN.COM CRUISEPL
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MEXORC returns to Puerto Vallarta in 2014Mexican Ocean Racing Circuit, the international that began in the 60’s with the San Diego-Acapulco regattas, will return to Puerto Vallarta on March 23 to 29, 2014.Known as one of the most important sailing events in the Pacific Coast, MEXORC, will put
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The Japanese Mission Trail: Lost and at-risk history along the Pacific Coast - Pt1 By Mary Adams Urashima
This week's show will be coming to you a few hours later than usual, just before midnight here on the Pacific Coast (and Tuesday almost everywhere else) ... So, maybe you ought to call in sick to work!   Don't worry, though, your friends in podcasting will be back, doing what they do best, opining in irreverent, insightful inspiring ways on such topics as:   The Hollywood Award season and those films that the critics have set up as Oscar front-runners ...   A new film about author PL Travers, Walt Disney and the making of "Mary Poppins" ...   The latest from Martin Scorsese ...   A comic Spaghetti Western ...   A truly fascinating, and short-lived, crowd-sourcing campaign ...   A seasonal-appropriate live event at Beverly Hills' brand new Wallis Annenberg Center for the Arts ...   The Buyer's Stockholm Syndrome ...   An invitation to Phil Leirness to become a member of the Illuminati (?!?) ...   The death of Nelson Mandela ...   Your Chillpak Hollywood Hour can always be enjoyed right here on F ...
Today is December7, 2013, the 341st day of the Year. "A day which will live in Infamy." FDR, Dec. 8, 1941. There are few days in the lives on Americans that we can remember what we were doing on that day when the event happened. Dec, 7, 1941; Nov. 22, 1963; Sept. 11, 2001. Toda y is one of them. Today is National Remembrance Day in the United States. On This Date in History: 43 B.C.: The Roman orator, Cicero, is assissinated. 574: Byzantine Emperor Justin II retired due to recurring bouts of insanity. 1732: The Royal Opera House opened in London. 1776: 19 year old Gilbert du Motiere, the Marquis de Lafayette, arranged to enter the Continental Army as a major general. 1787: Delaware became the first state to ratify the new U.S. Constitution. 1796: John Adams became the 2nd President of the U.S. 1805: Lewis and Clark, now on the Pacific Coast at the Columbia River, build a fort they call Fort Clapsop, to winter in. 1936: Martin Van Buren became the 8th President of the U.S. 1862: During the Civi ...
Photo: Clean-up efforts after the 'Exxon Valdez' oil spill Canada must be better prepared to respond to major oil spills if more crude starts to flow in pipelines to the country's Pacific Coast, a government panel said on Tuesday, as fears of a major marine disaster grow. The report, by the federal…
--hmmm. APS (Four Corners Power Plant) is included in this mega renewable energy project... Wonder if Ben Shelly knows what is taking place here? hope so! Imperial Irrigation wants to add more power lines in California Mon Dec 2, 2013 8:44pm STOCKS Edison International EIX.N $46.09 +0.07+0.15% 20:40:00 IDT PG&E Corp PCG.N $40.64 -0.16-0.39% 20:34:00 IDT Pinnacle West Capital Corp PNW.N $52.86 -0.18-0.34% 20:21:00 IDT Dec 2 (Reuters) - California public power and water company Imperial Irrigation District (IID) proposed to expand its Southern California transmission system to boost the amount of renewable energy it can export to the rest of the state and to the U.S. Southwest. IID said in a release that the increased exports will help California replace generation lost by the retirement of the San Onofre nuclear power plant, located on the Pacific Coast between San Diego and Los Angeles. The expansion project could cost $431 million to $1.7 billion, depending on what transmission lines IID builds and what ...
Olympic National Park has three very distinct options for winter visitors. For those who enjoy indoor comforts, options include ocean storm-watching from the Kalaloch Lodge along the park’s Pacific Coast to lakeside dining at Lake Crescent Lodge to weekend day trips to the Hurricane Ridge Visitor Ce...
Opinion: Alaska shouldn't be missing from Pacific Coast climate change group.
From Pebble Beach to 17-Mile Drive, the Pacific Coast gems of Monterey & Carmel are legendary
I am one of the authors. "Studies on the 2011 Off the Pacific Coast of Tohoku Earthquake"
addition, radioactive debris is starting to wash up on the Pacific Coast. And because the Japanese are burning radioactive materials instead of disposing of them, radioactive rain-outs will continue for some time … even on the Pacific Coast. Of course, the government is doing everything it can to help citizens cover up what’s occurring. We pointed out in January: Instead of doing much to try to protect their citizens from Fukushima, Japan, the U.S. and the EU all just raised the radiation levels they deem “safe”. Nuclear expert Arnie Gundersen says that high-level friends in the State Department told him that Hillary Clinton signed a pact with her counterpart in Japan agreeing that the U.S. will continue buying seafood from Japan, despite that food not being tested for radioactive materials [see this]. And the Department of Energy is trying to replace the scientifically accepted model of the dangers of low dose radiation based on voodoo science. Specifically, DOE’s Lawrence Berkeley Labs use ...
On my mind today . How wonderful and amazing friends can be . like us all ( no matter how well we are doing ) there are times that we can be hit by the BLUES, I was feeling blue when I went to visit a dear friend of mine Philip. " Hi Dave" says he "I have something for you that I think you will appreciate . thus saying he handed me a box that contained 70 CDs. containing Chet Baker (15 cds ) Sarah Vaughn, Miles Davis, Ella Fitzgerald, Tony Bennett,Cassandra Wilson, Lou Rawls,Dinah Washington, Joe Williams , Ray Charles,Diana Krall,Sergio Mendez, Shirley Horn,MIles Davis,Carlos Jobim, Chris Bottie, Frank Sinatra and many more . artists that I I have loved for years . but strange as it may seem all the CDs that he gave me I were CDs that I had never owned . bye bye blues and hello head-phones . If you ever get down to CR and crave the beach, i would suggest that you stay with Philip at the beautiful and totally amazing " Club del Mar " on the Pacific Coast . How wonderful and amazing friends can be . Love . ...
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It's time slow it on down West Coast, it's 420 on the Pacific Coast. Pack them tight. Light them slowly. Enjoy the rest of your night!
Interesting News, Brazil is going to Give Venezuela Loads of Money to Help Venezuela stay in MERCORSUR, and keep that Organisation Running, as Brazil and Uraguay try to Bribe the Falklands Islands Goverment and Business Men, to Trade through MERCORSUR and Uraguay, as a Bribe to get Britain Back on Side, as they Realise Argentina has Blown it with the Falkland Islands Goverment and People, and at the United Nations, and Round the World, on the Subject as China has a Go at the Spratley islands, in the South China Sea, and Colombia and Nicaragua Sword Fence on Terortorial Waters and ST Fernando island in the Pacific Coast of Colombia, which could go Hot, and Latino Fight Latino, instead of Brits down the South Atlantic! Brazil is Now Trying to get a Bilateral with the European Union, by Bringing in Uraguay, and the Falklands Promise of Trade through, yes. URAGUAY/MERCORSUR NOT Spoken by Brazil of Course, but Uraguay Back Channels. That will Please CFK and Argentina! Why? Think Dilma of Brazil just Hit CFK o ...
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I HAVE A RANT !!! Many of you may be familiar with the recording artist Sarah McLachlan (and she's more than that woman on the animal abuse commerical, so suck your own on that one.) 1997 Sarah released her album "Surfacing" which included a song entitled "Angel".and here begins the rant. I first heard this song played publicly, via television broadcast, during a memorial ceremony for those lost in the crash of Alaska Airlines Flight 261 on January 31, 2000 of the Pacific Coast. I was living in Los Angeles at the time. I soon realized that no one could have possibly been familiar with the songs inspiration or another song might have been chosen. Since then the song "Angel" has been used repeatedly to memorialize any mournful teardrop that's found it's way down some "cray" teenagers angst ridden cheekbone just to fall down and wet a page from their hatred filled Justin Bieber covered diary while being held tight against their chest during the 250th installment of "Oh, my life *** somebody call L .. ...
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Located on South America’s Pacific Coast, Peru is a country of geographic and cultural diversity, natural beauty and historic sites. It offers bustling cities as well as beaches, mountains, rainforests and reminders of ancient civilizations, including Machu Picchu, its most famous. Peru has...
Wow - an amazing win for the whales and marine mammals off the Pacific Coast!
Monday, September 23, 2013, the 266th day of the year. On This Date in History: 1779: John Paul Jones, the Father of the American Navy wins his famous sea battle off the East Coast of England aboard his ship, the "Bonhomme Richard" named for Ben Franklin's "Poor Richard's Almanac" against the British ships "Serapis" and "Scarborough". When asked to surrender his sinking ship, Jones gave the famous remark "I have not yet began to fight" in response to the Serapis's Captain whose ship he boarded and took three hours later as his ship sank. The Scot had killed a man during a mutiny in the British Navy and fled to the Colonies. Lucky for us. 1806: Lewis and Clark and their Expedition returned to St. Louis completing their mission from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Coast and back in a little over two years. Everyone assumed they were all dead. 1846: The 8th Planet, Neptune, is discovered. 1862: "War and Peace" author Leo Tolstoy, 34, marries an 18 year old girl. The marriage last for 48 years u ...
Weather Outlook for Sunday Sun, 22 Sep 2013 08:30:00 EDT A wave of low pressure on a stalled cold front over the northern Gulf will help to focus moisture near this front and result in numerous showers and storms from southern Louisiana to the Florida peninsula. Farther to the north from the Carolinas to New England, the cold front is forecast to progress well offshore and allow for the arrival of a fresh and high quality airmass for Sunday and into the beginning of the work week. A broad upper level trough over the Western U.S. is forecast to intensify while moving through the Four Corners region, aiding in widespread precipitation over the Central Rockies by Sunday afternoon. There may even be some snow for the highest elevations above treeline in the Central Rockies. Onshore flow over the northern Pacific Coast is expected to continue aiding in orographically driven rainfall for the Pacific Northwest.
This Wild Life song tonight at 7 pm (pacific coast time) WAITING~
Pacific Coast Vacancies - Pacific Coast is looking for people to fill two key positions: Recording Secretary and R...
Reagan hypocrisy break all the union while he was a union member, oil rigs lining Pacific coast & more bigge…
Yes, the Pacific Coast Highway. Sorry about your experience on it. I haven't driven on it, hopefully one day.
CILTA's - Daily News The Legendary Pacific Coast 2013-14 tourist guide is out now
The first night spent back on the Pacific coast. Seafood dinner, a glass of wine, chocolates, a sip of whiskey and a majestic sunset.
trying to report an in Dana Point but your ridiculous web form refuses to understand any version of Pacific Coast Hwy. Really?!
Tourist trail between Sydney and Brisbane has updated guide released
seaside cross country running on a gloomy morning along the pacific coast at the Morro Bay Invatational
The fact that pacific coast academy from zoey 101 is pepperdine university and is real has made me decide to go to col…
African music made in the pacific coast of Colombia. This is some of the stuff I grew up listening to.…
I wanna be in California driving along the Pacific coast feeling the wind in my hair and living life!
ok...Vegas goes on pacific coast time, it starts 7 over there, 10 on the East Coast and 9 central time
Post-youth rally pit stop on Pacific Coast Highway at sunset…!
New song. New video. New contest. Tomorrow at 7pm (pacific coast time). Wooho!!!
Hello, June 15, 2014 I will embark on a 11 week bicycle adventure down the Pacific Coast and up through the Sierra Nevada mountains. This trip is the first in a potential series of "fundraising, awareness raising, support raising adventure trips." What am I raising awareness for? For years I have wanted to start a Christian adventure camp and I desire for you to be a part of this dream. I need support, I need funds, I need prayer, I need YOU! Will you join me? Come with me on the trip...either physically, prayerfully, or financially. But come...and share this adventure with all your friends!
Today's Topics: Mandela Statue Unveiled on Embassy Row in Washington, DC; and Afrodescendant Issues in Colombia’s Pacific Coast. 1pm Today!
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Well it's 3.15pm and still on the road done the Pacific Coast Highway and now heading to stay in Santa Barbara booked an ocean view room
Took 3rd place in my nameless age group in the Pacific Coast Tri this weekend. First race since starting to run again 3 wks. ago took its toll on my endurance, as well as the heat, cold water, 1/2 mile ocean swim that was almost a mile of choppy water, and my half healed knee...lets see any more excuses?.Oh yeah, I coached the kids while I biked the course, hoping not to have them pass me and really be embarrassed:)
So, first weekend back from Burning Man, a little random act of violence. Someone apparently felt compelled to slash my car tire in the parking lot of Grocery Outlet in San Leandro for no reason. My tire guy confirms that it was a deliberate act of vandalism. Still, in the afterglow of the Burn, and an amazing weekend along the Pacific coast with my lovely family, I refuse to let it bring me down and choose instead to double down on random acts of kindness to offset the bad vibes. Take that vandals!!
In less then 24 hours I will be en route to the Pacific coast with my sweetheart Grace McCollum!!! Look out San Juan island
Yoga in Mexico with Andrea in 2014? Could be a go if she gets enough people to give a verbal commitment by the end of this week! Quick particulars: March 15-22 in Yelapa on the Pacific coast (fly into Puerto Vallarta), approximately $1600 per person double occupancy plus airfare and a couple of other small expenses. It's a fantastically gorgeous location - mountains, beach, jungle, waterfalls all surrounding a small coastal village. If you can say yes or want more information, contact Andrea by the end of the day on Friday (andrea715-231-9000) or send a FB message to Yoga in Menomonie!
Blue Flag: Samara Beach -- a beautiful white sand beach on the Pacific coast, proudly flies the Ecological Blue Flag of Costa Rica.
Off to Mexico this morning! So many memories: 2 years of ministry at Rancho Sordo Mudo, the place of my proposal to Marillyn 10 years ago, my oldest daughter was "hecho en Mexico", visiting with long time friends Luke, Katie and Gaby! Good times ahead! (We return to Orange County on Tuesday - Sharing at Calvary Chapel Pacific Coast on Wednesday and Calvary Chapel Cypress' Spanish Service Sunday morning! Thanks for your prayers!) Thanks for your prayers!
Woo hoo!!! Another Free Stampin' Up! vacation later this week!!! Can't wait to get away. There's some relaxing, wine tasting, and cruising the Pacific coast in a sporty convertible on our agenda!
A Portrait of Random Hacker General Appearance Intelligent. Scruffy. Intense. Abstracted. Surprisingly for a sedentary profession, more hackers run to skinny than fat; both extremes are more common than elsewhere. Tans are rare. Dress Casual, vaguely post-hippie; T-shirts, jeans, running shoes, Birk-enstocks (or bare feet). Long hair, beards, and moustaches are common. Hackers dress for comfort, function, and minimal maintenance hassles rather than for appearance.They have a very low tolerance of suits and other ‘business’ attire; in fact, it is not uncommon for hackers to quit a job rather than conform to a dress code. Female hackers almost never wear visible makeup, and many use none at all. Some hobbies are widely shared and recognized as going with the culture: science fiction, music, religion, chess, magic, backgammon, wargames, and intellectual games of all kinds. Education Nearly all hackers past their teens are either college-degreed or self-educated to an equivalent level. The self-taught hac ...
New exhibition we have began working on. called SPIRITS FROM THE DEEP - Means lots of things - our first painting is a mysterious Jelly Fish - loving the creative freedom. Our PARADISE IN REFLECTION Works are still in progress and can be viewed at the studio - we are still working on our USA Pacific Coast inspiration artworks - Drifting down Green River, The Swarm and Blue Waves. Loving it. :-)
Vacation day 3--Thru the redwoods and onto Coos Bay, Or. Pacific Coast Hwy all the way except for "The Avenue of the Giants", home of the redwoods
This is my Pastor David Moore from Church for the Nations one of the Pacific Coast and Valleys District of...
This guy traveled from the Pacific Coast to Portland Maine by bike
Making our way back to San Fran from Santa Cruz via the Pacific Coast Hwy.
My life this weekend along the Pacific Coast trip with my…
Great ride today. Now I am thinking about racing the Pacific Coast Triathlon.
My life this weekend asking the Pacific Coast Trip at…
all you need to go now is San Diego & down that the great pacific coast ride!
Took that photo just north of Malibu in Ventura Country along the Pacific Coast Highway. Early on an overcast cool morning.
“I wanna go to pacific coast academy” I feel you
This guy biked from the pacific coast to Portland Maine! sam_adams_48
The Pacific Coast Highway is too sick
CNPC will take on a 30% stake in the Pacific Coast Refinery, announced Venezuelan Oil Minister Rafael Ramirez [
Pacific Coast Highway by Kavinsky is such a spooky tune
I want to drive the Pacific Coast Highway in a M5 with the sunroof open and music up.
Where the heck are the pacific coast beliebers
Drag racing on Pacific Coast Highway... Genius
see u in SD on Tuesday, driving down Pacific Coast Highway now...sure beats OCMD!
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