Business News Archive - January 30, 2008

By Rick McCrabb, Middletown Journal, Ohio Jan. 29--MIDDLETOWN -- There are no tanning beds, cappuccino machines or nutritional drinks.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.