General News Archive - November 16, 2011

Chicago is the place to see and be seen on New Years, from black tie galas to private parties with family and friends.

Sessions will be presented by Esri’s top technical executives and their development partners - Woolpert, Inc., PenBay Solutions, and Spatial Systems Associates, Inc. Centerville,

New online poll from Cappex.com finds already-overloaded parents are heavily involved in their students’ college searches from start to finish.

Circa Savannah, the city’s premier provider of tours launches the first VIP Tour Membership in Savannah Georgia.

Certified electronics recycling center hosts tour for Regional Administrators. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) November 16, 2011 HOBI

iPhonesIntoCash.com, a leading purchaser of old and broken iPhones, introduces a new referral program that pays $20 per iPhone for both customers and non-customers with no limit on earnings.

Rewarding Thoughts will enable companies to gain valuable Business Intelligence and learn more about their customers through a customized customer survey.

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'