Latest 2nd millennium Stories

2013-09-19 23:24:03

Inmar today announced that author, educator and researcher, Dr. Anne Sourbeer Morris, will speak at Inmar’s Empowering Women’s meeting on Friday, September 20, 2013. Winston-Salem, NC (PRWEB) September 19, 2013 Inmar today announced that author, educator and researcher, Dr. Anne Sourbeer Morris, will speak at Inmar’s Empowering Women’s meeting on Friday, September 20, 2013. Dr. Sourbeer Morris is consultant to and adjunct professor at Salem College, a college for women located in...

2013-09-11 23:18:50

$602,580 total is the first time any Fill the Boot exceeds $600K Reston, Va., (PRWEB) September 11, 2013 Members of the Fairfax County Professional Fire Fighters and Paramedics Local 2068 of the International Association of Fire Fighters raised a record-breaking $602,580 over five days to help find treatments and cures for muscle disease. They topped their previous annual fundraising record of $568,635 set last year. The total makes the Fairfax County Fire Fighters’ Fill the Boot...

2013-08-30 23:25:03

“Made in the USA” still means quite a lot to many people here in the United States. Since Predominance LLC introduced the Tommyknocker digital Doorbell back in 2011, the company has managed to keep quality manufacturing here in the United States. Sparta, NJ (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 The components and assembly of the MP3 doorbell have been out-sourced to several manufacturers in California and New Jersey and remain high quality as well as durable. The Tommyknocker is built to last the...

2013-08-29 23:18:11

A1Travel are an independent travel agent based in Ilford, Essex, and are a trading name of Chadwell Travel Ltd. They are a member of ABTA - the Association of British Travel Agents, as well as ATOL – the Air Travel Organisers Licensing. (PRWEB) August 29, 2013 Independent travel agents A1Travel have seen a surge in bookings for North Africa destinations that have escaped, or have recovered from, the 2011 Arab Spring upheavals.     Egypt bookings fall while other...

Latest 2nd millennium Reference Libraries

Cartercar 1912
2014-02-25 08:47:20

Cartercar is a vehicle manufacturer, founded by Byron J. Carter in 1905, Jackson, Michigan. The company moved to Detroit in 1906, then to Pontiac, Michigan from 1907 to 1915. Originally, Carter started his own company named the Motorcar Company in 1905 after leaving the Jackson Automobile Company. At the end of the year, he moved to Detroit due to financing. The company was renamed the Cartercar Company in 1907 when it relocated to Pontiac, Michigan and merged with the Pontiac High...

Sega Nomad
2013-08-10 07:32:11

The Sega Nomad is a handheld gaming console also known as the Sega Genesis Nomad. It was released by Sega on October 13, 1995 as a portable version of the home based unit the Sega Genesis. This unit is one of the few systems that can play most of the games from any region without an adapter. The system sold around one million units before it was discontinued in 1997. It was codenamed Project Venus during its development as Sega’s policy during that era was to name their systems after...

Fairchild Channel F
2013-04-28 10:35:10

The Fairchild Channel F is a game console manufactured by Fairchild Semiconductor that was released in August 1976. It was the first programmable ROM cartridge-based video game console as well as the first to use a microprocessor. The original name for the system was the Video Entertainment System, but when Atari released their VCS the name was changed to Channel F. By 1977 sales had reached 250,000 and was second to the Atari VCS. The Channel F, using an F8 CPU, produced enough AI to use...

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Word of the Day
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.