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2014-02-25 12:26:37

AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The nonprofit American Botanical Council (ABC) is pleased to announce that two authors will be joint recipients of this year's James A. Duke Excellence in Botanical Literature Award. Co-authors, herbalists, clinicians, and researchers Simon Mills and Kerry Bone will receive ABC's 2013 award for the significantly revised and updated edition of their internationally renowned herbal medicine clinical practice guide, Principles and...

2014-02-25 12:25:17

ABC to Air and Norfolk Scope Arena to Host U.S. Championships NORFOLK, Va., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- STIHL Inc. is excited to announce the official kickoff of the 2014 STIHL(®) TIMBERSPORTS(®) Series, presented by Ram Trucks. The STIHL TIMBERSPORTS Series, the Original Extreme Sport, pits the top lumberjack athletes from across the country in thrilling and grueling wood chopping, cutting, and sawing competitions. This year the U.S. Pro and Collegiate Championship will be held...

2014-02-20 16:23:09

** Commercial free Debate available to TV stations throughout Illinois via satellite** CHICAGO, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WHO: ABC 7 Chicago, in conjunction with the League of Women Voters of Illinois and Univision Chicago, will broadcast... WHAT: An hour- long, commercial free debate with Republican...

2014-02-19 16:23:29

Chicago-Based Chef Ryan Hutmacher to Serve as First-Ever Consulting Chef for the Weight Loss Company NEW YORK, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After six weeks of culinary competition, Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE: WTW) teamed up with ABC's food and lifestyle show "The Chew" today announce the winner of "The Chew Search for the Weight Watchers Chef": Ryan Hutmacher, a Chicago-based chef and passionate healthy lifestyle expert. Now, Hutmacher receives a $75,000, one-year...

2014-02-18 16:26:24

AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Botanical Council (ABC) recognizes Gordon M. Cragg, PhD, of Bethesda, Maryland, as the recipient of the ABC Norman R. Farnsworth Excellence in Botanical Research Award for 2013. Dr. Cragg is a former research director of the US National Cancer Institute (NCI), where he was involved in the NCI's search for new cancer medicines from plants and other natural sources. ABC presents this award each year to a person who or...

2014-02-12 12:28:04

MIAMI BEACH, Fla., Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- From South Beach to your television screens, the iconic Loews Miami Beach Hotel will be featured in two upcoming episodes of the hit reality series The Bachelor. The episodes are scheduled to air Monday, February 17, 2014 and Monday, February 24, 2014 at 8pm/7pm (c) on ABC. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140212/FL63987) Accommodating the cast and crew on Episode 7, Loews Miami Beach Hotel and the beautiful city of Miami...

2014-02-10 08:23:32

CINCINNATI, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) has agreed to acquire two television stations owned by Granite Broadcasting Corp. - Detroit MyNetworkTV affiliate WMYD and Buffalo, N.Y., ABC affiliate WKBW - for $110 million in cash. The acquisition of WMYD creates a duopoly with the largest Scripps station, Detroit ABC affiliate WXYZ. The acquisition of WKBW in Buffalo adds the ABC station in market #52. With this deal, Scripps will own 11 ABC...

2014-02-07 23:00:10

New companion for dementia patients may provide an alternative to some medications, say experts at ABC Senior Advisors in Tucson, Arizona. Tucson, AZ (PRWEB) February 08, 2014 ABC Senior Placement Advisors works to provide families with relevant and reliable information so that they can make informed decisions when choosing the right senior living facility for themselves or loved ones. However, beyond finding the right facility, ABC is dedicated to being a complete resource for any and...

2014-02-05 12:29:23

Appointment of medicinal plant experts from 10 countries reflects the nonprofit's ever-growing international scope AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Botanical Council (ABC) welcomes 10 new expert members to its Advisory Board. The addition of these distinguished individuals -- who represent 10 countries from 5 continents -- highlights the increasingly international and diverse nature of the ABC Advisory Board. The new members will bring their...

2014-01-30 23:25:58

There are no more qualified people to coach entrepreneurs on launching products into mainstream success and exploding their current business than Health and Fitness mega-entrepreneur Forbes Riley and the consummate TV Shark, Kevin Harrington. Joined by an outstanding team of experts, including founder of Morgan James, David Hancock; internet and PR guru Chris Jenkins; franchise mogul Anthony Amos, this incomparable line-up can be seen live at the KPI: Key Person of Influence event at Ruth...


Word of the Day
penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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