Business News Archive - April 11, 2010

LOS ANGELES, April 11 /PRNewswire/ -- During the month of April, WSS presents ten local Southern California (Los Angeles, Ventura, San Diego and San Bernardino County) area elementary, middle and high schools with a $1,000 check to purchase much needed equipment and supplies.

HAIFA, Israel, April 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Elbit Systems Ltd.

PARS Executive Director David Kelly To Discuss Traffic Safety Initiatives at Lifesavers 2010 Conference in Philadelphia PHILADELPHIA, April 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Partnership for Advancing Road Safety (PARS) has vowed to make roads safer by promoting traffic safety initiatives - including use of automated road safety cameras - that prevent injuries and decrease fatalities caused by red light runners, speeders and distracted drivers. Reports and studies around the world show that automated road safety cameras prevent crashes and debilitating injuries.

DENVER, April 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ARCADIS (EURONEXT: ARCAD), the international design, consulting, engineering and management services company, announced today eight of its industry experts will play a significant role in this year's National Ground Water Association (NGWA) Summit on "Groundwater for a Thirsty World," April 11-15, in Denver.

Sanitation Workers and Community Members Praise Allied Waste & CleanScapes; Hold WMI Accountable for Attack on Health Care & Push to Privatize Waste Disposal SEATTLE, April 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hundreds of community members and sanitation workers gathered at the Teamsters Union Hall in Tukwila, Wash.

BEIJING, April 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Peabody Energy Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Gregory H.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.