Entertainment News Archive - November 15, 2009

DUBAI, UAE, November 15 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new report conducted by Proleads Research House there are US$698 billon worth of construction projects still active in the United Arab Emirates. Taking this into account it is no wonder that Dubai is now the headquarters for the regional chapter of the Society of Facade Engineers (SFE).

ATLANTA, Nov. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Four nominees for the AT&T All-America Player of the Week award have been announced after the eleventh week of college football action, and AT&T* is relying on fans to determine who rules the gridiron.

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- With five more days before its November 20 release date, New Moon has already leaped over previous record-holders to become the top-selling pre-release title in Fandango's ten-year history.

, NEW YORK, Nov. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The Runyon 5K, the cancer fundraiser taking place inside Yankee Stadium, made its debut yesterday with a stunning 'home run,' attracting a sell-out crowd of more than 2,500 participants.

KEY WEST, Fla., Nov. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- AMF/Miss GEICO cruised to its fourth consecutive World Championship title on Sunday in front of record-breaking crowds.

NEW YORK, Nov. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The World Champion New York Yankees and BNY Mellon will be honored as "Champions of Life" at New York Blood Center's (NYBC) Biennial Chairman's Dinner this Monday, November 16, 2009 at Gotham Hall in Manhattan, NY. The event is chaired by William J.

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- InSequent announced version 1.0 of it's mobile platform for local business - Biz411 - and its first customer, New York-based LDV Hospitality. Biz411 provides local businesses the ability to instantly add a mobile component to their overall marketing efforts.

ALBANY, Ga., Nov. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Sherwood Church, home of the hit independent movies FLYWHEEL (DVD only), FACING THE GIANTS, and FIREPROOF (2008's top indie film), at its Sunday evening service tonight, announced the theme and title for Sherwood Pictures' fourth movie.

Word of the Day
  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
The 'stock' of 'gazingstock' comes from an Old English word meaning 'tree trunk' or 'wood'.