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  Bahamas Real Estate: February Point Caribbean Villas in Great Exuma
Located in the heart of the Exumas is February Point Resort Estates, an upscale resort community offering some of the most coveted oceanfront property found anywhere in the Caribbean.
The island of Great Exuma is voted one of "The Top 5 Islands to Live On" by Islands Magazine, and February Point is one of the most sought after real estate on the island.
Situated on a private 80 acre peninsula overlooking the Exumas many tiny cays, coves and virgin beaches, February Point is designed to provide the perfect haven for those yearning for sunshine, unspoiled natural beauty and the unpretentious ambiance of The Bahamas' Family Islands.
www.februarypoint.com   (0 words)

  
  February - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
February begins, astronomically speaking, with the sun in the constellation of Capricornus and ends with the sun in the constellation of Aquarius.
February begins on the same day of the week as March and November in a common year, and on the same day of the week as August in a leap year.
February in the Northern Hemisphere is the seasonal equivalent to August in the Southern Hemisphere and vise versa.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/February   (626 words)

  
 February - Simple English Wikipedia
February is the second month of the year with 28 days in most years.
In 1930 and 1931, February had 30 days in the Soviet Union because the government changed all the months to be 30 days long.
February was named for the Roman god Februus.
simple.wikipedia.org /wiki/February   (194 words)

  
 Roman Calendar - February   (Site not responding. Last check: )
February is a month in which particular reverence was shown to the spirits of deceased ancestors.
February is also a month in which particular reverence was shown to the spirits of deceased ancestors.
February is a month sacred to the gods Mars (as Quirinus, or Romulus) and Juno (Hera), the wife of Jupiter (Zeus) and mother of Mars.
www.personal.psu.edu /users/w/x/wxk116/RomanCalendar/feb01.htm   (1387 words)

  
 February 2005
A new president is scheduled to be elected on February 28, but due to a lack of a three-fifths quorum in the assembly, this is postponed to March 3.
Korotkov is confirmed on February 24 (21-7 with 1 abstention) and Volkov on February 25 (14-0).
On February 25 Putin nominates incumbent Boris Zolotarev as governor of Evenkia autonomous okrug and Pavel Ipatov as governor of Saratov oblast, who is to be confirmed by the local parliament on March 3.
rulers.org /2005-02.html   (2030 words)

  
 Zap2it - TV 2004 Year In Review - February
February 5, 2004-- Shock waves from the Super Bowl's "Nipplegate" hit "ER," which axes a shot of an elderly patient's chest in fear of outraging viewers.
February 6, 2004--"The Shield" star Michael Chiklis reveals the bit of skin that viewers didn't see during the Super Bowl, but which he did, because he was there to root on the New England Patriots.
February 18, 2004 -- Alyson Hannigan proves there's life after "Buffy" with an appearance on "That '70s Show." She also talks about her NBC comedy pilot, which was, well, not so much.
tv.zap2it.com /tveditorial/tve_main/1,1002,789|92082|1|,00.html   (778 words)

  
 February 2003
Pakistan: Abdul Qadir is sworn in as governor of Balochistan.
On February 25 the deputies of a new joint parliament are appointed, reflecting a mixture of diverse political parties from both the Serbian and Montenegrin parliaments.
Babich formally resigns on February 8, and on February 10 Anatoly Popov is appointed as prime minister.
rulers.org /2003-02.html   (1133 words)

  
 The Weather of February 2002
February 2002 was warmer and sunnier than usual.
A cold front crossed the south China coast in the morning of 1 February, bringing cold and rainy weather to Hong Kong.
Cooler weather set in with the arrival of a surge of the northeast monsoon on 18 February.Winds were fresh and occasionally strong offshore in the afternoon on 20 February.
www.geocities.com /wwhk3/monthweather/2002/200202weather.html   (341 words)

  
 Intellicast.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
During the short month of February, the sun is rising in the skies and days are growing longer.
February is the snowiest month of the year in most of the United States.
The extremes in February range from 105 F at Montezuma, AZ on February 3, 1963.
www.intellicast.com /Almanac/UnitedStates/February   (729 words)

  
 Mystical World Wide Web - February
As part of the seasonal calendar February is the time of the 'Ice Moon' according to Pagan beliefs, and the period described as the 'Moon of the Dark Red Calf' by Black Elk (Black Elk Speaks, Neihardt).
February has also been known as 'Sprout-kale' by the Anglo-Saxons in relation to the time the kale and cabbage was edible.
February is the first month of Imbolc, with the length of the day increases and with it the warmth and power of the sun, and the festival of 'Candlemas' (2 February) is central to both the Celtic and Christian beliefs.
www.mystical-www.co.uk /time/febi.htm   (1368 words)

  
 February 2002 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
February 2002 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December
Prince Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands, heir to the Dutch throne, marries Máxima Zorreguieta Cerruti in Amsterdam.
This page was last modified 19:15, 15 February 2006.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/February_2002   (416 words)

  
 February
Belle Nicole Hanaway was stillborn on Tuesday, February 3, 2004, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.
Donald Lavern Sonberg was born February 24, 1930, at St. Ansgar, the son of Henry and Louise (Everest) Sonberg.
On February 12, 1950, he was united in marriage to Alma Hemmerich of Greene at the Vilmar Lutheran Church.
www.pafways.org /obituaries/charlescitypress/2004/february.htm   (12076 words)

  
 February 2006 Holidays & Observances Calendar, Celebrity Birthdays & More
It is observed on February 1st, the day in 1865 that President Abraham Lincoln signed the 13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which abolished slavery.
Audrey Meadows (Actress, Alice on The Honeymooners) born February 8, 1926 in China.
Renoir: Pierre-Auguste Renoir was born on February 25, 1841 and died December 3, 1919.
butlerwebs.com /holidays/february.htm   (3555 words)

  
 Catholic Culture : Liturgical Year : February (Monthly Overview)
The entire month of February falls during the liturgical season known as Ordinary Time which is represented by the liturgical color green.
Green, the symbol of hope, is the color of the sprouting seed and arouses in the faithful the hope of reaping the eternal harvest of heaven, especially the hope of a glorious resurrection.
In addition, the faithful may receive in February two of the four major public sacramentals that the Church confers during the liturgical year: blessed candles and the blessing of throats.
www.catholicculture.org /lit/overviews/months/02.cfm   (917 words)

  
 This Month In UFO History
Known as the Battle of Los Angeles, the details of this remarkable UFO encounter are such that Rense.com has produced extensive reporting on the subject for over 3 years, as more and more evidence and information come in from researchers and those enthralled with the event.
At 6:45 a.m., just before sunup on February 18, 1952, a photographer named C. Redman was driving through Albuquerque, N. Mex. on his way to photograph a wedding.
On February 24, the mission went awry when their space capsule began to malfunction, losing lights and air.
www.rense.com /general48/tm_feb.htm   (3644 words)

  
 This Month in Anesthesia History: February
This apparatus was the first to give a continuous and almost instantaneous reading of the concentration of vapor received by the patient.
Opium had been used for centuries to relieve pain, but by 1900 an estimated 200,000 people in the U.S. were addicted to opium and its derivatives such as laudanum, paregoric and morphine.
In a letter from Paul Wood to John Lundy, dated February 14, Wood noted, "I was reminded at the meeting last night which approved the change in title from New York to American Society of Anesthetists..." This letter is in the Collected Papers of John Lundy, Mayo Foundation Archive in Rochester, Minnesota.
www.anes.uab.edu /feb.htm   (1178 words)

  
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February 25, 1778: Birth of Jose de San Martin
Arriving at Albany, NY on February 17, 1778, Lafayette found that the expedition was disastrously lacking in money, food and soldiers.
Residents of upstate New York (who ought to know) considered it foolhardy to lead an expedition to Canada in the dead of winter, and the British and Canadians already knew of plans for the expedition and were preparing against it.
www.forgottendelights.com /salute/2004FebruarySalute.htm   (2998 words)

  
 February 2003
Pakistan: Abdul Qadir is sworn in as governor of Balochistan.
On February 25 the deputies of a new joint parliament are appointed, reflecting a mixture of diverse political parties from both the Serbian and Montenegrin parliaments.
Babich formally resigns on February 8, and on February 10 Anatoly Popov is appointed as prime minister.
www.rulers.org /2003-02.html   (0 words)

  
 IEBlog : IE7
MS developers may not be as friendly or approachable as the Firefox crew, but they handle themselves more professionally, and I certainly accord them all due respect for their business savvy.
Tuesday, February 15, 2005 2:52 PM by Randomize
Tuesday, February 15, 2005 12:23 PM by robert brodrecht
blogs.msdn.com /ie/archive/2005/02/15/373104.aspx   (0 words)

  
 BTS | February Airline Traffic Data;February 2004 Domestic Traffic Up 9.3 Percent From February 2003
Among airports, Hartsfield-Jackson International in Atlanta continued in February to be the busiest domestic airport, with 2.8 million passenger boardings (Table 4).
Note that there was one more day in February 2004 than in February 2003 due to Leap Year.
February 2004 traffic data are preliminary and include data received by BTS from 107 airlines as of May 11.
www.bts.gov /press_releases/2004/bts011_04/html/bts011_04.html   (395 words)

  
 This Day in Smithsonian History - February
Restoration of the exterior of the Renwick Gallery is completed when statues of Peter Paul Rubens and Estaban Murillo are placed in second floor niches on the outside of the renovated museum building.
The Board of Regents awards the first Langley Medal to Wilbur and Orville Wright for their successful investigations and demonstrations of the practicability of mechanical flight by man, and it is presented to them on February 10, 1910.
On February 19-20, 1979 the Smithsonian Institution museums are forced to close for two days because of weather conditions.
www.si.edu /archives/thisday/february.htm   (1992 words)

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