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  Arizona - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Arizona is one of the Four Corners states, situated south and east of the Colorado River.
Arizona was administered as part of the Territory of New Mexico until it was organized into a separate territory on February 24, 1863.
Arizona was the 48th state admitted into the U.S. and the last of the contiguous states admitted.
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 Shadowlands Haunted Places Index - Arizona
A janitor who was cleaning late at night when the theatre was closed for the evening saw a dark figure sort of float back and forth through the aisles of the balcony.
She told her dad one night, and he looked out the window by her bed to the tree house directly where she said it was standing and did not see a thing.
One night, one of the nursing staff was looking down the 4 north hallway and saw a nun standing in the middle of the hall, pointing into a room.
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 Selenicereus grandiflorus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Selenicereus grandiflorus is a cactus species originating from the Antilles.
The species is commonly referred to as nightblooming cereus, queen of the night (though these two terms are also used for other species), large-flowered cactus, sweet-scented cactus or vanilla cactus.
Night blooming cereus - for other cacti sharing this name
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 Genus Peniocereus
Then on a night when the plants flowered they found enough new plants to double their known population size.
The legend is that they all bloom on a single night per year.
During each flush most of the flowers open on one night, with a few stragglers the night before or after the big bang.
www.desertmuseum.org /books/peniocereus.html   (504 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - This is the maiden voyage of the Queen Mary 2   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
USATODAY.com - This is the maiden voyage of the Queen Mary 2
This is the maiden voyage of the Queen Mary 2
Cunard's Queen Mary 2, billed as the grandest ship ever built, eased away from the dock just after nightfall to a barrage of fireworks and rousing British marching tunes.
www.usatoday.com /travel/destinations/2004-01-13-qm2-maiden-voyage_x.htm   (523 words)

  
 Night-Blooming Cereus
Night-Blooming Cereus -- Queen of the Night -- Deer-Horn Cactus
But for one midsummer's night each year, its exquisitely scented flower opens as night falls, then closes forever with the first rays of the morning sun.
The Night Blooming Cereus has a tuberous, turnip-like root usually weighing 5 to 15 pounds (but in some specimens weighing over 100 pounds), which Native Americans used as a food source.
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 Arizona queen of the night   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Arizona State University improv group featuring members of the Farce Side sketch comedy group that performs a late night show every Thursday night.
Research by Christopher Keeling on elucidating a second queen honey bee pheromone that, along with the queen mandibular pheromone, the queen uses to control her colony.
A private Arizona non-profit incorporation whose mission is the preservation of the Arizona Pioneers' Home as an historic institution and as an important state resource for all Arizona residents.
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 Nightblooming cereus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Nightblooming cereus (night-blooming cereus, night blooming cereus), Reina de la noche or Queen of the night are names of many cacti - among others:
"Queen of the Night" is also the name of a major character from Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
This is a disambiguation page: a list of articles associated with the same title.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Nightblooming_cereus   (119 words)

  
 Arizona queen of the night - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
The Arizona queen of the night, also known as nightblooming cereus or Reina de la noche (Peniocereus greggii) is a cactus species originating from Arizona (USA) and Sonora (Mexico).
This cactus has stems about 1/2-1 inch wide with 6-9 edges.
Desert-tropicals.com: Night Blooming Cereus, Reina de la Noche.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Arizona_queen_of_the_night   (131 words)

  
 Arizona
Arizona has the largest Native American population of any state.
Arizona has a higher percentage of its land set aside and designated as Indian lands than any other state.
Some of these people were born here, others just lived a part of their life in the state.
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 Queen of the Night   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Down in the southern deserts of Arizona, New Mexico, and Texas lives the Queen of the Night.
The Queen of the Night has a large underground tuber from which the stems grow.
The Queen of the Night is worth the search, particularly in May and June.
www.naturewriting.com /queenof.htm   (369 words)

  
 Agreement brightens future for Little League
Little Leaguers in Queen Creek soon will be able to play ball well into the night thanks to an agreement between the town and school district.
At a recent meeting, the Town Council voted to spend $372,000 to install lights at Queen Creek Middle School in exchange for the use of the fields by the Southeast Diamondbacks Little League.
Queen Creek is not only footing the bill for lighting the fields, but the $6 million, 33-acre Desert Mountain Park will have four lighted fields where the league's 9- to 12-year-olds will play.
www.azcentral.com /community/gilbert/articles/0113gr-ballfieldlightsZ12.html   (302 words)

  
 National Gardening Association :: Regional Reports
My cereus is lightly scented (the nose has to be pretty close to the flower) but another night bloomer is highly fragrant.
Arizona queen of the night (Peniocereus greggii) has a redolence that drifts through the night air.
Unlike the stately upright arms of cereus, Arizona queen of the night has unremarkable stems, most often described as dead sticks.
www.garden.org /regional/report/arch/inmygarden/1485   (382 words)

  
 Headlines/Breaking News from The Business Journal of Phoenix - bizjournals.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Arizona's school districts are getting competitive in their bids to attract and retain hard-to-find qualified teachers.
The Arizona Heart Hospital is the first hospital to purchase Cardiac Science Inc.'s new heart-monitor defibrillator to monitor and treat patients at risk of life-threatening heart rhythms.
Arizona State University president Lattie Coor is looking for an athletic director to fill Kevin White's spot when he leaves to take the athletic director job at Notre Dame.
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 Arizona - Property 4185
Queen bed, fireplace, double whirlpool tub, wheel chair accessible from the patio.
Queen log bed, separate sitting room with fireplace and sofa bed for up to 2 children.
Queen bed and two twin beds for up to 2 children.
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 WhoWon.com ... The Internet Source for Motorsports News and Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
The event will be part of the season opening weekend for Queen City Speedway with the main event of the evening being the MSSCS Super Late Models vying for the $2,500 to win and $300 to start plus posted awards in the 50-lap main event.
Queen City will have an open practice of Thursday night, plus a regular show for all divisions on Friday night as Brach Singleton has his first events as new track manager at the Queen City Speedway.
Queen City Speedway information can be found by calling Brach Singleton at 601-917-1501 or the track on raceday at 601-485-0201.
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 Ghost City Inn Bed and Breakfast, Jerome, Arizona
Cleopatra Hill, named after the hill on which Jerome was built, is a peaceful and cozy first story room with a queen size brass bed complemented with period decor.
The Western Room is a turn of the century western oasis with a custom, hand-made, queen size bed, original pine floors and windows facing south and east.
The focal point of which is the peeled pine, four poster, queen size bed of unusual height.
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This is the legacy of the 1968 Central Arizona Project (CAP) bill, which provided for the construction of dams on the Upper Gila River.
Arizona's Queen of the Night (Peniocereus greggii var.
The only known wild population of this variety is found in east central Arizona where it uses creosote bush as a nurse plant.
aznps.org /pdf_files/schap_newsltr_summer04.doc   (1876 words)

  
 Seghea.com  Cereus
: Arizona Night Blooming Cereus, Deerhorn Cactus, Huevo de Venado, Night Blooming Cereus, Nightblooming Cereus, Queen of the Night, Reina de la Noche "queen of the night", Sweetpotato Cactus.
Each flower blooms only one night, and has a strong scent which can lead one to the plant.
The flowers are called Reina de la Noche: Queen of the Night.
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 Old Arizona Homestay: Cabin Rentals, Pinetop-Lakeside Arizona   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Spring, Summer, Fall or Winter, the White Mountains in northeastern Arizona are ideal for vacationing in a cabin or a bed and breakfast.
Old Arizona Homestay is a two guest room bed and breakfast offering guests several rooms full of artifacts and antiques from Arizona's historical past.
Each morning a full breakfast is enough to fill the tummy for any discerning guest's enjoyment.The large house, located on a treed lot, has quiet corners for relaxing moments and a parlour where guests can watch old movies or mingle.
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 Arizona - Muleshoe Ranch CMA Lodging   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Additional guests cost $20 a night per person, 3 years and older.
Guests are responsible for payment of all nights rented, regardless of actual arrival or departure date.
Download directions (.pdf, 134 kb) to the six Arizona preserves open to the public.
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 Biological Survey of Ironwood Forest National Monument
Northern populations have strong central spines and bright red flowers; southern ones are massive barrels to eight feet tall and have small yellow spines and flowers.
Arizona queen of the night (Peniocereus greggii) probably occurs in many areas of IFNM despite the fact that few specimens were found.
When not in bloom (only two to five nights a year) it is very difficult to distinguish among the shrubs in which it grows.
www.desertmuseum.org /programs/ifnm_cactusgallery.htm   (1439 words)

  
 Arizona Singles News Briefs
About half of reports filed with Child Protective Services are false, according to some caseworkers, reports the Arizona Republic.
False reports are typically filed by parents in a custody dispute, or grandparents who disagree with how the grandchildren are being raised.
Graham's is located near the southwest corner of Elliot Road and Priest (next to the LA Fitness center) in Tempe.
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 Carefree Resort and Villas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Treat yourself to deluxe accommodations amid the scenic foothills of the Arizona desert, and enjoy relaxing spa treatments, 3 restaurants, tennis courts, and close proximity to golf.
Spacious room with 2 queen beds, air conditioning, coffee maker, iron and ironing board, hairdryer, minibar, pay-per-view movie & Nintendo.
Luxury villa with 2 queen beds, separate study/sitting room, full bath and balcony or patio.
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 Amazon.com: A Night at the Opera: Music: Queen   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Queen's first three albums were nothing short of excellent, but this one is the superior album in terms of commercial appeal, no questions asked.
While Queen had many excellent songs, they had at least one great album, and this was it.
Queen are my favourite band, and I think this album is probably one of their best.
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 Scottsdale Hotel - 3 Palms Resort Oasis - Scottsdale Arizona
Business travelers will be pleased with our conference and meeting facilities, business center tools, complementary high-speed Internet access in the lobby and all guest rooms, complementary wireless Internet access throughout the common areas and dry-cleaning and laundry service.
Of course you can enjoy one of the scores of Scottsdale's world class restaurants that are within a few miles of the 3 Palms.
El Dorado Park is Scottsdale Arizona's premiere park and is located adjacent to the 3 Palms Resort Oasis.
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 Definition of index.php?search=Arizona&limit=20&offset=180   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
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 Queen Kapiolani Hotel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Named for Hawaii's beloved Queen Kapiolani, the hotel is located near the foot of majestic Diamond Head and just steps from famous Waikiki Beach.
The Queen Kapiolani Hotel's 315 rooms offer some of the most breathtaking views of Oahu's two famous landmarks: Diamond Head and Waikiki Beach.
From economical hotel rooms to studios with kitchenettes and one-bedroom suites, the Queen Kapiolani Hotel is ideally suited for business or pleasure.
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 Night Blooming Cereus, Reina de la Noche (Peniocereus greggii)
This species is frequently called 'Arizona Queen of the Night', the real queen of the night being Selenicereus grandiflorus.
The Arizona Queen of the Night has thin stems and large underground tuber that supposedly can reach 100 pounds.
They open at night in June, lasting only one night.
www.gardeninginarizona.com /Plants/Cactaceae/Peniocereus_greggii.html   (227 words)

  
 Amazon.com: News of the World: Music: Queen   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
I'll be the first to mention that the comparisons some people (and critics) make between Queen and Led Zeppelin are atrociously ridiculous, inaccurate and shallow (Queen sounded like nobody but themselves to me), but this part of the song is the closest Queen ever got to resembling Zeppelin.
If you love Queen?s musical legacy, but only have one or two of their albums, you really should grab "News of the World." In my humble book, it ranks as a greatest hits CD unto itself.
The Queen juggernaut reached it's apex here with "News of the World." They were one of the biggest bands on the planet at the time.
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 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
to bottle one of the desert’s most elusive scents: the blossom of the Queen of the Night cactus.
, has captured the sweet floral smell of the Queen of the Night cactus, which blooms for only one night a year, in products that include perfume, lotions, soaps and an aromatherapy candle.
This was not an option with the Queen of the Night because the plant is protected.
www.come2az.com /news/article_view.cfm?id=57&type=valley   (287 words)

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