San Marcos


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San Marcos

(săn mär`kəs). 1 City (1990 pop. 38,974), San Diego co., S Calif., a northern suburb of San Diego; settled 1880s, inc. 1963. Citrus fruit, avocados, flowers, and ornamental plants are grown, poultry and cattle are raised, and there is dairying. Plastic products, apparel and accessories, electronics equipment, dental equipment, printing plate, and plumbing products are manufactured. California State Univ. San Marcos is there. 2 City (1990 pop. 38,974), seat of Hays co., S central Tex., on the San Marcos River; inc. 1877. Metal and plastic products, business forms, machinery, and transportation and lighting equipment are manufactured, and there is tourism. The city is situated on the Balcones fault, where prehistoric earthquakes split the earth, releasing spring water to the surface (the San Marcos River was thus formed) and creating underground caves. Attractions include Aquarena Springs, with glass-bottomed boats, and Wonder World Cave. A branch of Texas State Univ. is there.
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A suspect has been taken into custody after a police officer in San Marcos, Texas, was shot and killed Monday afternoon while he was serving a warrant, authorities said.
Among their topics are San Marcos Pueblo and the Galiston Basic from first contact to the Pueblo revolt, learning and production: the Rio Grande glaze ware community of practice at San Marcos Pueblo, metallurgy and its consequences in the New Mexico colony, and roomblocks as tells: the devolution of adobe buildings and the formation of the surface archaeological record.
the proposed new design, ornate and intricate, will combine native hill country plantings with accent representation of the san marcos river in a pebble mosaic.
It follows that this phenomenon is a primary reason why the San Marcos Aquatic Resources Center (ARC) is situated where it is: the reliable water that exists near the San Marcos River, a tributary of the larger Guadalupe.
WIth a total investment of $140 million the wind farm in San Marcos will produce 50MW using 25 wind turbines of 2 MW each.
SAN MARCOS -- Guatemalans fearing aftershocks huddled in the dark and frigid streets of this mountain town wrapped in blankets early on Thursday, while others crowded inside its hospital, the only building left with electricity after a powerful earthquake killed at least 48 people and left dozens more missing.
was recently contracted to supply the SLS 800 BK high-efficiency separator to Cementos San Marcos in Call, Colombia.
At that time, it was known from the Guadalupe and San Antonio river systems, including the Guadalupe, San Antonio, Blanco, and San Marcos rivers.
I-A playoffs with a 31-29, 25-22, 25-13 win against San Marcos of Santa Barbara on Tuesday night at Hart.
IT WAS A CLOSE-FOUGHT BATTLE, BUT IN THE END CAL STATE, San Marcos prevailed over Point Loma Nazarene University (Calif.
Town Center at Otay Ranch in Chula Vista, CA; Town Square, Las Vegas, NV; the Tanger Outlet Center in Sanibel, FL; Coconut Point in Bonita Springs, FL; Mall at Chestnut Hill in Chestnut Hill, MA; South Shore Plaza in Braintree, MA; The Woodlands, TX; Prime Outlets Mall San Marcos in San Marcos, TX; and Baybrook Mall in Houston, TX.
In San Marcos de Tlatazola--and throughout Mexico--El Dia de los Muertos reunites the living with the dead.

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