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Napa

(năp`ə), city (1990 pop. 61,842), seat of Napa co., W Calif., on the Napa River; inc. 1872. There are wineries and factories that produce medical and electronic equipment, beverages, apparel, and plastic and wood products. Grapes and other fruits (especially citrus fruit) are grown in the adjacent Napa Valley, which lies northwest between two mountain ranges and is famous for the wines that have been made there since the late 1870s. Numerous wineries are located in the region, drawing tourists to the towns of Yountville, Oakville, St. Helena, and Calistoga.
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Our partnership with NAPPA has been one that has been beneficial from day one," said Jean Bailey, director at National Lekotek Center, "and we are always looking for more ways to partner with like-minded organizations that understand the value of toys and play.
NAPPA has developed the five 'As' strategy to deal with Adolescence, Access to services, Aids, Advocacy, and Abortion.
By applying a flexible and modular robotic platform to this typically manual and complicated process, the NAPPA core will be able to simultaneously reduce variability between preps and provide more arrays to researchers and clinicians around the globe.
8220;Around the world, parents, educators, retailers and members of the media look for the NAPPA seal of approval when selecting quality products and services for children and families and this nomination will assist in creating the needed public awareness for this.
Amy Nappa writes with vivid imagination and almost artistic insight into biblical characters, carefully constructing an image of this story with all the shades of nuance and meaning that Max Lucado would offer.
A Performance Package includes compound front disc brakes, a limited-slip differential, performance suspension and a Nappa leather and Alcantara-trimmed steering wheel costing pounds 3,120.
Frette interprets Baudelaire's famous line with limited-edition pieces: a soft mini-blanket in shaved mink with shot silk taffeta lining, quilts in velvet edges with iridescent taffeta and bedcovers of different fabrications -- cashmere, suede, nappa and deer skin.
3, which has won several awards, including Parent's Choice Award, NAPPA Silver Honors, Dr.
Nat/Natalie Ginzburg (played by Charles Busch): A cross-dressing killer with AIDS, Ginzburg was hired to assassinate his cell mate, Antonio Nappa, an Italian who had been maliciously infected with HIV by another prisoner, Adebisi.
STOCKHOLM -- As children the world over grab hold of and master their parents' mobile devices, Toca Boca, a play studio creating fun, stimulating digital toys for children, and the National Parenting Publication Awards (NAPPA), today announced that Toca Hair Salon was named the 2011 NAPPA Gold Winner in the Children's Media / Virtual category.
Smart Animals Grow & Learn Farm(TM) led the honors with NAPPA Gold Awards.
The model is available in T6 AWD guise with the twin-charged 316bhp engine, air suspension, Bowers & Wilkins audio system and 21-inch Inscription alloys, finished in black with a tan Nappa leather interior.