Escondido Public Library's Latest News

Thursday, January 22, 2004

PC World's Best of the Web
PC World Magazine has created its list of the best web sites for reference, auctions, maps and more. See the winners:
http://www.pcworld.com/

Nursing Home Locator
This web site enables you to enter your zip code to find and research the quality of care of nursing homes in your area.
http://www.myziva.net/

Global Warming Kid Site
This EPA site provides many fun ways for kids to learn about global warming.
http://www.epa.gov/globalwarming/kids/

FactCheck.org: Annenberg Political Fact Check
Ever wonder how much truth there is to something a politician or a political group has said? FactCheck.org is a nonpartisan, nonprofit group that checks the facts for you.
http://www.factcheck.org/

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban movie trailer
The new Harry Potter is set to be released in June, but you can watch a trailer for it now on the Warner Bros web site:
http:/harrypotter.warnerbros.com

Health Fair this Saturday
San Diego's Mexican Consulate will be holding a health fair this Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Santa Maria Parish (1160 S. Broadway) here in Escondido. Call (619) 308-9963 for more information, or see the North County Times article:
http://www.nctimes.com