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  August 22, 23, and 24
August 22 - Seattle WA to Vancouver BC From this point through the remainder of this travelogue, I'm relying on my memory as I stopped writing in my journal at the end of the previous page.
August 23 - Vancouver BC to Eugene OR Leaving relatively early the next day, we passed the border crossing with ease - we brought our passports for this purpose and we were waved through almost immediately.
August 25 - Eugene OR to San Leandro CA August 26 - San Leandro CA to Pasadena CA Leaving early the next morning, we returned to I-5 South and continued into California where the 796 mile marker welcomes you to the Golden State.
homepage.mac.com /marktking/2005OlympicNatlPark/August2223and24.htm   (1411 words)

  
  August 23 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
August 23 is the 235th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (236th in leap years), with 130 days remaining.
August 22 - August 24 - July 23 - September 23 -- listing of all days
This page was last modified 14:15, 5 May 2006.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/August_23   (1372 words)

  
 Ballot Access News -- August 23, 1994
On August 11, the New Mexico Supreme Court ruled that Roberto Mondragon should be on the November 1994 ballot as the Green Party candidate for Governor.
On August 8, the Oklahoma State Elections Board confirmed that an unqualified political party may circulate a petition to place its presidential candidate on the ballot, before it has chosen its nominee.
On August 11, federal judge Constance Motley ruled that the New Alliance Party doesn't have standing to sue the FBI for investigating it, even if the FBI has no reason to believe that the party has engaged in criminal activity.
www.ballot-access.org /1994/0823.html   (3779 words)

  
 Catholic Culture : Liturgical Year : August 23, 2005 : Rose of Lima
Before the reform of the General Roman Calendar St. Rose's feast was celebrated on August 30.
Today was the feast of St. Philip Benize, who was born in Florence of the noble Benizi family on the feast of the Assumption, and died on the octave of the Assumption in Todi, Italy.
August 24, 1617, proved to be the day "on which the paradise of her heavenly Bridegroom unlocked itself to her."
www.catholicculture.org /lit/calendar/day.cfm?date=2005-08-23   (976 words)

  
 BaseballAmerica.com: Prospects: Daily Dish: August 23
He homered for the second straight game last night in the Pelicans' 11-10 win at Wilmington, giving him a team-high 14 for the season to go with 28 doubles.
Six of his homers have come in August, and Pope now has 28 extra-base hits (20 doubles, eight homers) on the road in 210 at-bats away from spacious Coastal Federal Field (compared with 15 XBH at home).
Second baseman Joe Thurston also got the call from Triple-A. Bourn, 23, hit.283/.368/.428 in 152 at-bats for the Red Barons with five doubles, seven triples and 15 steals in 16 tries.
www.baseballamerica.com /today/prospects/news/262257.html   (1422 words)

  
 AmeriScan: August 23, 2004
These injuries can be both ecological injuries to wetlands, wildlife, ground water or surface water, and human use injuries such as closure of a waterway to fishing, a beach to swimming or an aquifer to drinking water supply.
For nearly two months, from June 16 to August 6, fire crews fought the Boundary Fire on the outskirts of Fairbanks, Alaska.
The hot spots are, in a sense, analogous to ocean areas where sea surface temperatures strongly affect climate and weather - the most famous example being in the eastern tropical Pacific, where El Ninos occur.
www.ens-newswire.com /ens/aug2004/2004-08-23-09.asp   (3204 words)

  
 NucNews - August 23, 2000
As The Washington Times reported on August 17, Putin, hoping to undercut the U.S. plan for an NMD system, touted the idea as a major breakthrough at the Group of Eight summit in Okinawa, Japan, forcing U.S. and Western diplomats to scramble to figure out what Kim had proposed.
TEL AVIV (August 23) - Israel Aircraft Industries is preparing another test of its Arrow-2 anti-ballistic missile, with plans to launch it against a live, incoming target missile fired from the Mediterranean Sea in a simulated enemy attack, sources close to the project said yesterday.
Military sources in the Northern Fleet said Tuesday that Putin was expected to fly Wednesday to the disaster area, where the nuclear-powered submarine sank on August 12 after still-unexplained explosions, and lay a wreath on the sea as a tribute to the dead.
nucnews.net /nucnews/2000nn/0008nn/000823nn.htm   (21222 words)

  
 JAMA News Releases - August 23, 2005
Recent randomized intervention trials have demonstrated that regular use of aspirin in patients with a history of colorectal adenoma (benign tumor) or cancer reduces the risk of recurrent adenoma within 1 to 3 years, according to background information in the article.
Among women who regularly used aspirin (2 or more standard [325-mg] tablets per week), there was a 23 percent reduced relative risk for colorectal cancer compared with nonregular users.
Up to 40 percent of thoracotomies (surgical incision of the chest wall often involving surgery of the lung) performed for non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) are reported to be unnecessary, predominantly due to inaccurate preoperative detection of lymph node metastases, according to background information in the article.
pubs.ama-assn.org /media/2005j/0823.dtl   (2554 words)

  
 Alex Koppelman: It's August 23rd. Why Aren't We Dead? | The Huffington Post   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
It's August 23rd, the day after August 22nd, and -- as you may have noticed -- we're all still alive.
In Islam, as in Judaism and Christianity, there are certain beliefs concerning the cosmic struggle at the end of time--Gog and Magog, anti-Christ, Armageddon, and for Shiite Muslims, the long awaited return of the Hidden Imam, ending in the final victory of the forces of good over evil, however these may be defined.
He also speculated that "Khamenei had hoped to be able to test an atomic bomb by the third week in October, but his scientific advisers recently told him they could not make that deadline.
www.huffingtonpost.com /alex-koppelman/its-august-23rd-why-are_b_27868.html   (908 words)

  
 USC Events Calendar - August 17, 2003 - August 23, 2003
Digital and video works from the USC School of Fine Arts' Art in Motion IV "Interference Patterns" exhibition are screened on three Jumbotron billboards: two in front of the Key Club and one near the Standard Hotel.
Thu, August 21, 2003 and Fri, August 22, 2003 from 11:00 pm to 12:00 pm; Sat, August 23, 2003 and Sun, August 24, 2003 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Friends & Neighbors Service Day is a program designed to to introduce individuals to the USC and surrounding communities to illustrate the difference that can be made.
www.usc.edu /calendar/2003/34_index.html   (345 words)

  
 Week of August 23, 2006 by Robert Novak - HUMAN EVENTS
Bernanke's decision to pause on August 8 and not increase interest rates for the first time in 18 meetings of the Federal Open Market Committee drew widespread complaints that he was a slacker in the war against inflation.
As chairman of the Council of Economic Advisors for President Ronald Reagan 23 years ago, he was the nemesis of supply-siders, known as "Dr. Gloom" for his public demand for higher taxes and higher interest rates.
They would have been in full cry had the August 15 inflation numbers been high and the market reaction negative.
www.humanevents.com /article.php?id=16653   (2606 words)

  
 Rasmussen Reports™: The most comprehensive public opinion coverage ever provided for a mid-term election.
In a race that was a dead heat at 43% in early August, Lt. Governor Charles Fogarty (D) has jumped in front with a five-point lead.
The telephone survey of 500 Likely Voters was conducted by Rasmussen Reports August 23, 2006.
23% Agree with Pope on Denying Communion to Pro-Choice Politicians
www.rasmussenreports.com /public_content/politics/elections/governor_races/rhode_island_governor_fogarty_by_5   (526 words)

  
 August 23, 2002, Prehealth Update
If you do nothing, eventually medical schools will realize that no August MCAT score is coming and they will evaluate your application on the basis of your April (or last year's) scores.
Of course, if you voided August and have no other score you will need to take the MCAT and apply next year.
On another note, if you did take the August MCAT and medical schools do not know you took the August test (i.e., you submitted an AMCAS application without telling them of your intent to take the MCAT again in August) make sure to let medical schools know that another MCAT score will be coming.
www.sunysb.edu /healthed/082302.html   (1021 words)

  
 Hurricane Katrina AUGUST 23, 2005
Tropical Depression Twelve formed over the southeastern Bahamas at 5:00 PM EDT (2100 UTC) on August 23, 2005, partially from the remains of Tropical Depression Ten.
While normal standards for numbering tropical depressions indicate that the old name/number is retained, satellite data indicates that a second disturbance combined with Tropical Depression Ten to form a new system, which was so designated as Tropical Depression Twelve.
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www.angelfire.com /ia3/katrina/aug23.htm   (353 words)

  
 Fool.com: The Statement of Cash Flows (Rule Maker) August 23, 1999
If either of those sayings strike a chord with you, then allow me to introduce you to a friend of mine, the Statement of Cash Flows.
Now, let's consider what things would look like if Jimmy were to account for his entrepreneurial venture on a cash basis.
The Rule Maker Portfolio began with $20,000 on February 2, 1998, and it added $2,000 in August 1998 and February 1999.
www.fool.com /portfolios/rulemaker/1999/rulemaker990823.htm   (1155 words)

  
 MacMinute Executive Briefing: August 23 | MacMinute News
MacMinute's Executive Briefing for August 23, 2003 -- a recap of all the news we have posted over the past week -- is now available.
If you think you may have missed something, here is your chance to catch up.
Apple launched the "iPod-a-Day Giveaway" promotion: "We are giving away a 10GB iPod every day between August 20 and September 20, 2003.
www.macminute.com /2003/08/23/exaugust23   (1751 words)

  
 ClientJava.com - August 23, 2005
These classes simply implement our interface, responding to requests for widget size and appearance, and now you control the entire painting process for your widget.
If you are going to be at either of these NFJS dates and are interest in writing desktop applications faster, please stop by.
SWTLoader is an elegant hack to avoid all this, allowing you to deploy self-contained, self-extracting native libraries such as SWT in a single Jar file.
www.clientjava.com /blog/2005/08/23.html   (635 words)

  
 NucNews - August 23, 2003
Soldiers from the 4th Infantry Division discovered a MiG 23 fighter jet, partially buried and covered with camouflage netting, and an anti-aircraft gun north of Balad, 55 miles north of Baghdad.
CIA analysts were prohibited from reporting accurately on the non-incident in the Tonkin Gulf on August 4, 1964 until the White House had time to use the "furious fire-fight" to win the Tonkin Gulf resolution from Congress--and eleven more years of war for the rest of us.
Bernard Kerik, the former New York police commissioner who is working to re-establish an Iraqi police force, said the placement of the truck bomb and the timing of the attack on the U.N. headquarters had raised suspicions.
nucnews.net /nucnews/2003nn/0308nn/030823nn.htm   (20419 words)

  
 Xbox.com | Xbox News - Texas Hold 'em Free in Arcade for First 48 Hours
This full-featured poker title for Xbox Live Arcade on Xbox 360™ will launch on Wednesday, August 23, at 0800 GMT (1:00 A.M. Pacific Time).
For 48 hours only—through 0800 GMT (1:00 A.M. Pacific Time) Friday, August 25—as a special limited-time only promotion, all Xbox Live Gold and Silver members can download (and own) the game at no charge.
Enjoy poker night every night with friends, family members, and gamers around the world (please note that this title may not be available in some countries).
www.xbox.com /en-US/community/news/2006/0815-texasholdem.htm   (572 words)

  
 August 23, 2000
Thomerson spoke to the court saying, "I believe in November we should consider lowering the county general millage and the county road millage to zero.
Reaves covered the course in 19.80 on his scooter reaching 23 mph.
On August 19 Jerry, Teresa, Hope and Josh Griffin hosted the annual August gathering to celebrate the birthdays of J.L. Griffin, Jerry Griffin, Tiger Griffin and Kat Turner.
www.picayune-times.com /editionlist.heitml?pubname=times&pubdate=2000-08-23&txt=t   (6503 words)

  
 State Department Noon Briefing, August 23
I would also draw your attention to a statement put out yesterday by the Secretary on the political violence in Bangladesh, in which we condemned, in the strongest possible terms, the horrific attacks that were directed against the Awami League on August 21st in Dhaka.
In our view, the results of that audit are consistent with the results announced by the National Electoral Council on August 16th and we understand that the Electoral Council will certify the final results on August 25th.
The results are consistent with the results announced by the National Electoral Council on August 16th.
usinfo.state.gov /xarchives/display.html?p=washfile-english&y=2004&m=August&x=20040823185647EAifas0.8523065&t=livefeeds/wf-latest.html   (7103 words)

  
 Johnson's Russia List #5406 - August 23, 2001
August 22 was declared Russia's State Flag Day by the country's president in
August 1991 coup that the "revolutionary" red flag be replaced with a
The tenth anniversary of Russia's August 1991 putsch is provoking a tide of
www.cdi.org /russia/johnson/5406.html   (7368 words)

  
 CSREES Update - August 23, 2006
CSREES Update, from the Office of the Administrator, is a biweekly newsletter for research, education, and extension partners at land-grant universities and other cooperating institutions.
U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agricultural Air Quality Task Force will hold a meeting August 30-31 in Harrisburg, PA, to discuss current issues facing agriculture and the potential impacts to air quality from agricultural operations.
The purpose of this meeting is to develop the framework for the PIPE and the PIPE Steering Committee for the next several years.
www.csrees.usda.gov /newsroom/newsletters/update06/082306.html   (2268 words)

  
 FPA This Week - August 23, 2004
Please Voice Your Opinion The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced last week (August 18) that it was reopening for public comment a controversial rule exempting broker-dealers from the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 when offering fee-based brokerage programs.
Noting "significant continuing public interest" in the rule proposal, and that the Financial Planning Association (FPA®) had filed a complaint seeking judicial review, the SEC stated it would adopt a final rule by December 31.
Whether or not you attended the June 23 overview session on compliance policy manuals, you will find this topical session to be very helpful.
www.fpanet.org /member/membership/fpatw/aug_23_2004.cfm   (1629 words)

  
 Statement on Federal Assistance for Louisiana
Home > News and Policies > August 2005
The President today declared a major disaster exists in the State of Louisiana and ordered Federal aid to supplement State and local recovery efforts in the area struck by Tropical Storm Cindy on July 5-6, 2005.
The Agency said additional designations may be made at a later date if requested by the State and warranted by the results of further damage assessments.
www.whitehouse.gov /news/releases/2005/08/20050823-3.html   (170 words)

  
 Farwest Show - August 23 - 25, 2007
Farwest Show - August 23 - 25, 2007
The 2007 show will take place August 23-25 in Portland, Oregon.
The Farwest Show is produced by the Oregon Association of Nurseries
www.farwestshow.com   (98 words)

  
 CNN.com - Major Garrett: Political news of the week - August 23, 2001
CNN White House correspondent Major Garrett joined the CNN.com chat room from Crawford, Texas to discuss the political news of the week.
Major Garrett joined the chat room via telephone from Crawford, Texas and CNN.com provided a typist.
The above is an edited transcript of the interview on Thursday, August 23, 2001 at 1 p.m.
archives.cnn.com /2001/COMMUNITY/08/23/garrett.otsc   (1067 words)

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