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Rancho Palos Verdes


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of southern California on a channel of the Pacific Ocean west of Long Beach. Population: 41,800.


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  • As if he were hosting an episode of "MTV Cribs," Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh takes us on a tour of the "happiness" bus parked outside the D conference in Rancho Palos Verdes, California.

    What's the Deal?

  • Lawrence T. Higgins, 84, a CIA employee from 1951 to 1983 who as a young man played football under future Hall of Fame coach Vince Lombardi, died of a heart ailment Jan. 3 at his home in Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif.

    Lawrence T. Higgins, CIA employee

  • The potential IPOs are likely to be a hot topic at this week's D9: All Things Digital conference in Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif., where tech leaders including Zynga CEO Mark Pincus and Groupon CEO Andrew Mason are scheduled to appear.

    Echoing Around Tech Confab: 'Call Me'

  • When Jim Miller, an anesthesiologist in Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif., suggested retiring in Italy nine years ago, his wife, Cindi Miller, a marketing consultant, was "freaked out."

    He Says Maine. She Says Florida.

  • David McNew for The Wall Street Journal California brown pelicans flew near a person atop cliffs overlooking the waters where gray whales pass Point Vicente Interpretive Center in Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif., in the whales' 7,000-mile journey from the Arctic to the warm lagoons of Mexico.

    Gray Whales Head South

  • On March 8, 2011, Gyre Entertainment, the film company we formed last year to create family-friendly films for the contemporary urban market, sponsored the NAACP Celebrity Image Awards Golf Challenge in Rancho Palos Verdes, California.

    Michael J. Critelli: Golf in the Next Generation: Internalizing Its Deepest Values

  • The sold-out conference in Rancho Palos Verdes, California runs May 31 through June 2 and, according to its organizers, "has been breaking news, highlighting innovation, and bringing you straight-up conversations with the most influential figures in media and technology."

    All Things Digital's D9 Conference: How To Follow Live

  • "I thought, 'My God we can build a phone out of this,'" Jobs said at The Wall Street Journal's "D: All Things Digital" conference in Rancho Palos Verdes.

    Steve Jobs At D8 Conference Reveals iPad Concept Came BEFORE iPhone

  • There's a spectacular line-up for the Wall Street Journal's All Things Digital conference kicking off on Tuesday (6/1) night in Rancho Palos Verdes, the seaside town near LA.

    Andy Plesser: Video: Kara Swisher, Walt Mossberg Readying All Things Digital Conference: Big Opening Night with Steve Jobs

  • When discussing writing and cartooning, I recounted that quote just last week -- several days before Paul Conrad died Saturday at his Rancho Palos Verdes home, reported his longtime home newspaper, the Los Angeles Times.

    IN MEMORIAM: RIP Paul Conrad, Pulitzer-winning giant of political cartooning


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