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  Southern California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Southern California, sometimes abbreviated SoCal or colloquially, the Southland, is an informal name for the megalopolis and nearby desert that occupies the southern-most quarter of the U.S. state of California.
Southern California is also known for its car culture.
Southern California is also divided into the Coastal Region (Orange County, Los Angeles County, San Diego County, Santa Barbara County, and Ventura County) and the larger, more sparsly populated, desert Inland Empire (San Bernardino County, Riverside County, and Imperial County).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Southern_California   (2078 words)

  
 USC - University of Southern California
Located in the heart of Los Angeles, the University of Southern California is one of the world's leading private research universities.
University Park Campus, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089.
Health Sciences Campus, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033.
www.usc.edu   (148 words)

  
 Asthma & Allergy Foundation of America for asthma and allergy symptoms
The Southern California Chapter of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) is dedicated to controlling asthma and allergic diseases for millions of sufferers.
The Southern California Chapter of AAFA was established in 1976 and is the largest chapter in the nationwide network.
The Asthma & Allergy Foundation of America, Southern CA Chapter is a non-profit voluntary health agency dedicated to improving the quality of life of people with asthma and allergies through education, advocacy and community outreach.
www.aafasocal.com   (102 words)

  
 SoCal-Herc - Southern California's Higher Education Recruitment Consortium | Academic Jobs | Higher Ed Jobs | Southern ...
The Southern California HERC is an association of educational institutions whose purpose is to promote awareness of employment opportunities with participating members.
Southern California, with more than 100 miles of sun-drenched white sand beaches, is unquestionably one of the world's greatest places to live.
Southern California has an extraordinary range of climates, terrains and activities and has something to offer everyone.
www.socalherc.org   (179 words)

  
 Southern California Encyclopedia @ NaturalResearch.org (Natural Research)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Two of the world's biggest auto companies, Toyota and Nissan, were rooted here{though it's true for both companies about 85% of production and administration have gone to Japan}and have become international icons through excellent value and relatively easy tunability.
The Nissan Skyline GT-R, a neo-American sports vehicle beloved by American and Asian racing enthusiasts, was built in Santa Monica from 1953 until 2002.
Whereas the BosWash cities are dense, with major downtown populations and significant rail and transit systems, much of SoCal is famous for its large, spread-out, suburban communities and use of automobiles and highways.
www.naturalresearch.org /encyclopedia/Southern_California   (1644 words)

  
 ACLU of Southern California
LOS ANGELES - The three affiliates of the ACLU of California filed lawsuits against both Verizon and AT&T for their illegal and unconstitutional transfer of private customer information to the National Security Agency.
The resurrected Federal Marriage Amendment (FMA) is scheduled for a critical vote in the Senate the week of June 5th.
The 43rd Annual ACLU of Southern California Garden Party
www.aclu-sc.org   (200 words)

  
 Ask Southern California Data Collection Center
We depend on Southern California residents to provide feedback and information to help our clients make important decisions about the products they make and the services they offer.
As part of our consumer database, Southern California households may be contacted several times a year to participate in a survey, focus group or personal interview on a particular subject or to test a new product.
You must live in the Southern California area to be added to our consumer data base.
www.asksocal.com /group.htm   (221 words)

  
 Southern California Dance and Directory
I have heard that we have more dancers and choreographers than any city in the world, and sometimes when I travel 50 miles for a performance and it is still called local, I am reminded of the wealth of cultures and forms of dance, both professional and community, in our sprawling global city.
When I began using Netscape I was amazed at the networking (no pun intended) possibilities, and I began planning a Southern California Dance Directory of the professional companies and the dance service organizations in our area.
There will also be information about Dance at the University of Southern California and about my own company Los Angeles Choreographers & Dancers, with performing units Louise Reichlin & Dancers and Zapped Taps(tm)/Alfred Desio.
www.usc.edu /dept/dance   (912 words)

  
 Old English Sheepdog Rescue of Southern California
The goal of Old English Sheepdog Rescue of Southern California, Inc. is to provide quality homes for healthy, but unwanted purebred Old English Sheepdogs.
OES Rescue of Southern California, Inc. is supported by tax-deductible donations.
OES Rescue of Southern California, Inc. is in need of monetary donations as well as in-kind donations.
www.oesrescue.com   (402 words)

  
 The Daughters of the British Empire in Southern California
The Daughters of the British Empire in Southern California
California, due to the large population, is divided into three "mini" States.
The present National Board is the Society's 29th Administration and is located in California.
www.dbesocal.org   (330 words)

  
 Southern California Association of Governments :: SCAG Home
Take our poll and help define the issues that shape Southern California's future.
Thank you to our speakers, participants, and sponsors who made the Southern California Energy Conference a great success.
The SCAG Web site is financed in part through grants from the United States Department of Transportation and the California State Department of Transportation.
www.scag.ca.gov   (177 words)

  
 Southern California Liposuction
Southern California Liposuction is your source for the latest developments in liposuction surgery.
Dr. David Stoker, our board certified plastic surgeon, is internationally recognized for his expertise in liposuction and he is listed in the 2005 New York Times Style Magazine glossary of liposuction experts.
Photos of actual patients can be found in the before and after photo gallery.
www.liposuction-southern-california.com   (114 words)

  
 Southern California Chess Federation
The Southern California Chess Federation (SCCF) is the affiliate organization recognized by the United States Chess Federation (USCF), for the Southern California area.
Northern California is represented by affiliate CalChess, the Northern California Chess Federation.
If you play chess in Southern California, then you want to be a part of the SCCF and its activities.
www.geocities.com /Colosseum/Field/8184   (228 words)

  
 SCLRR: Southern California Labrador Retriever Rescue (SCLRR)
We are an incorporated non-profit organization located in Southern California with federal tax exempt status as described under Internal Revenue Code 501(c)(3).
If you live in the southern California area and would like to volunteer to help, we'd love to hear from you.
Please note that we operate only in Southern California and are at present active only in Los Angeles, Orange, and Ventura counties.
www.sclrr.org   (534 words)

  
 Southern California's Ultimate Wine & Food Road Trip | Food & Wine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
With their guidance, I got to pair sushi and old Burgundy, foie gras with sparkling rosé, and filet mignon with California Merlot—and that was all in one crazy night.
As we drive around town, Nancy talks about her megarestaurant project with Mario Batali, Osteria del Latte, opening on Melrose Avenue (fingers crossed) in May. It will really be two restaurants: a pizzeria with a wood-burning-oven and a casual osteria with a mozzarella bar.
As Sashi sees it, the all-encompassing trend is to push west, to cooler and cooler sites in California, like Mendocino Valley and Santa Rita Hills; he thinks those grapes have more concentrated flavor and create wines with amazing aroma and finesse.
www.foodandwine.com /articles/southern-californias-ultimate-wine-and-food-road-trip   (2813 words)

  
 Southern California Surf: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Southern California Surf: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic
The Southern California Surf is an American Basketball Association American Basketball Association quick summary:
The oklahoma city ballhawgs of the american basketball association begin play during the 2004-2005 season....
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/s/so/southern_california_surf.htm   (514 words)

  
 Southern California Real Estate-find homes for sale in Southern California - Realtor
Southern California Home Sellers - learn the value of your home and read about marketing strategies for your home!
By submitting any form on the Southern California real estate site with your contact information including name, telephone number, address or e-mail address, you are consenting for Fran and Rowena and their authorized representatives to contact you even if your name is on the Federal "Do not call List".
NO part of this Southern California Real Estate website or its contents may be copied, reproduced, displayed, published or otherwise used for private or commercial purposes without the express, written permission of Fran and Rowena.
www.franandrowena.com   (586 words)

  
 Southern California Indian Center, Inc.
The future is our responsibility to preserve and protect for generations to come.
Southern California Indian Center, Inc. (SCIC) is a non-profit 501 c(3) community-based organization serving the American Indian, Native Alaskan and Native Hawaiian communities of Los Angeles, Orange, and Riverside Counties -- covering over 5,000 square miles and hosting the largest concentration of urban American Indian/Native Alaskans in the nation.
Southern California Indian Center, Inc. is proud to present its 38th Annual Pow Wow, July 28-30, 2006 at the Aurty National Center, Museum of the American West; 4700 Western Heritage Way; Los Angeles, CA 90027.
www.indiancenter.org   (156 words)

  
 Southern California Real Estate | Long Beach Real Estate | Southern California Homes
Our VIP membership grants you access to our Southern California Real Estate search database that gives you access to all of the residential and income properties listed for sale in the Southern California including the Southern Cal Multiple Listing Service and the Inland Empire MLS.
We are one of the fastest growing real estate companies in Southern California.
Properties are listed for sale by all of the southern california real estate companies.
www.redwagonteam.com   (458 words)

  
 Southern California Casinos   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Commerce is one of the larger Southern California casinos.
At one point in time Crystal Park ran a host of poker games as well as the other standards in California (Pai Gow, 21st Century Blackjack, etc.) At the end of April during prime time they had two 3-6 Hold 'em tables going and one 4-8 Hold 'em table.
Gardena, CA Hustler is a fairly new casino in Southern California.
www.lowlimitholdem.com /southern_california_casinos.htm   (944 words)

  
 Southern California Biomedical Council -- The Advocate of the Greater Los Angeles Life Sciences Industry
Southern California Biomedical Council -- The Advocate of the Greater Los Angeles Life Sciences Industry
The Southern California Biomedical Council (SCBC or SoCalBio) is the trade association of the life-science industry in Greater Los Angeles.
Published quarterly by the Southern California Biomedical Council (SCBC), SoCalBio Synergies reports on the local trends, innovations, initiatives and companies that are driving the Greater Los Angeles region’s growing Life Sciences industry.
www.socalbio.org   (549 words)

  
 Southern California Adventure Racing Buddies
SCARAB is a club for Southern California adventure racers of all levels to meet teammates, train together and exchange the latest tips, techniques and event schedules.
With over 2,500 members, SCARAB is the largest adventure racing club in the world, and the best resource for Southern Californians interested in adventure racing, from the sprint to expedition races.
Club training activities around Southern California in typical adventure racing disciplines, such as trail running, mountain biking, kayaking, navigation, rappelling and more.
www.scarabs.homestead.com   (387 words)

  
 Southern California Coastal Water Research Project
A joint powers agency is one that is formed when several government agencies have a common mission that can be better addressed by pooling resources and knowledge.
In our case, the common mission is to gather the necessary scientific information so that our member agencies can effectively, and cost-efficiently, protect the Southern California marine environment.
Increasingly, we will be adding our data to the web site, so that other scientists may assist us in furthering our understanding of the California ocean environment.
www.sccwrp.org   (205 words)

  
 NBC10.com - Health Encyclopedia - Heart Attack First Aid
Teach safety to young children and create a safe environment for them to prevent accidents that may lead to cardiac arrest.
Reviewed By:Cherlin Johnson M.D., Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA.
A.D.A.M., Inc. is accredited by URAC, also known as theAmerican Accreditation HealthCare Commission (www.urac.org).URAC's accreditation program is the first of its kind,requiring compliance with 53 standards of quality andaccountability, verified by independent audit.
www.nbc10.com /encyclopedia/6859298/detail.html   (983 words)

  
 Southern California Vacation Resort Guide - Adventure Guide by MainTour - City Webguide Tour California Vacation ...
Overlooking the Pacific Ocean and located in La Jolla, the "jewel" of Southern California's majestic coastline, the Grande Colonial offers guests an elegant home from which to enjoy the region's near-perfect climate.
Built in 1913, this historic hotel is just steps away from the beach or the bustling "village" with its shops, restaurants and art galleries.
Discreetly tucked away in the Palisades, with commanding views of the rugged Southern California coastline and the Pacific Ocean on the horizon, the Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines offers an experience of luxury, relaxation and gracious, personal service.
www.maintour.com /socal/homepage.htm   (1025 words)

  
 Earthquake Hazards Program - Southern CA: Latest Quake Info
The data displayed on the California recent earthquakes pages are preliminary.
They are largely computer generated and may not have received human review or official approval.
Data users are cautioned to consider carefully the provisional nature of the information before using it for decisions that concern personal or public safety or the conduct of business that involves substantial monetary or operational consequences.
pasadena.wr.usgs.gov /latest/mailing_lists.html   (272 words)

  
 Historical Society of Southern California
With the history of Los Angeles as a special interest, the Historical Society of Southern California (HSSC), founded in 1883, is the oldest historical society in California.
They include the Southern California Quarterly journal, a monthly newsletter, and a distinguished series of books.
The Historical Society of Southern California welcomes new members.
www.socalhistory.org   (152 words)

  
 SCALE: Southern California Linux Expo 2006 - Introduction   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Held Saturday and Sunday, February 11-12, 2006, at The Radisson Los Angeles Airport, SCALE 4x promises to be everything you have come to expect from your Open Source community and much more.
The Southern California Linux Expo, Inc, has received 501c3 status.
SCALE 4X: Southern California Linux Expo 2006
www.socallinuxexpo.com   (299 words)

  
 SCBA - Southern California Broadcasters Association
We have added a section that updates the status of HD radio in Southern California.
We are still your primary source for information about media usage and market facts for all the Southern California markets, as well as jobs, public service, and community outreach.
The Southern California premier event, “Radio Day at Disney’s California Adventure® park!” sponsored by the Southern California Broadcasters Association and Disneyland® Resort has quickly become a favorite of Radio listeners all over Southern California.
www.scba.com   (356 words)

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