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parra

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n
informal Austral a tourist or non-resident on a beach
[C20: possibly from Parramatta, a district of Sydney]
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TALLINN -- Estonian Air deputy president in charge of commerce Rauno Parras noted that the company welcomes the intention of Latvian national airline airBaltic to step up the competition, but in the current context his Latvian counterpart is not having a good impact on the number of flight routes out of Tallinn, reports Aripaev Online.
At the same time, it is extremely important that the competition be fair and transparent," emphasized Parras.
And they were generating enough emotion for several generations of Parras.
KEARNS, Utah - It just keeps getting better for Derek Parra.
Alcalde Evaristo Madero Marcos of Parras de la Fuente, Coahuila, Mexico, participated today in the opening of the newest resort and convention center in the United States.
Grapevine initiated its Sister City relationship with Parras de la Fuente in 1996.
The Parras enjoy traveling, especially to Las Vegas, Laughlin and Lake Tahoe.
The golden wedding anniversary of William and Margaret Parra of Granada Hills was celebrated with a cruise to the Mexican Riviera.
Tate, and the Alcalde of Parras de la Fuente, Coahuila, Mexico, Evaristo Madero Marcos in a ceremonial check in to officially open the new Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center on Lake Grapevine.
DataMirror (NASDAQ:DMCX) (TSX:DMC), the leading provider of enterprise application integration and resiliency solutions, today announced that Parras Industrial Company of Mexico, one of the world's largest manufacturers of high quality denim fabric, has selected DataMirror's LiveIntegration solution-Transformation Server(TM)-to streamline its supply chain, enhance competitiveness and accelerate time-to-market.
Gabriel Parra, who is Hispanic, filed his civil suit in January in Lane County Circuit Court, claiming that his co- workers shunned him, his supervisor told him he "just needed to earn their respect" and the utility was biased when it fired him at the end of his six-month probationary period.
Alicia Parra is right at home on the hardwood basketball floor at Paraclete High School.