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2014-10-06 08:26:37

MENLO PARK, Calif., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Facebook, Inc.

Massachusetts Town Bans Plastic Water Bottles
2013-01-04 06:00:28

On January 1st, Concord, Massachusetts enacted a ban on the sale of plastic bottles of water smaller than one liter. This comes after a three-year campaign to reduce waste and encourage tap water usage.

2009-11-23 13:16:00

ACTON, Mass., Nov. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Professional Web Solutions, LLC who designs, develops and hosts websites for businesses and non-profit organizations has just unveiled a new look for The NIDCD National Temporal Bone, Hearing and Balance Pathology Resource Registry.

2009-06-17 11:33:00

2009 Awardees Recognized in Amgen Communities Across North America THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., June 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Amgen (Nasdaq: AMGN) today announced the 34 science teachers in the United States (U.S.), Canada and Puerto Rico who are this year's recipients of the Amgen Award for Science Teaching Excellence.

2008-10-07 09:00:43

The Princeton Review has once again ranked the Acton School of Business MBA in Entrepreneurship (www.actonmba.org) as one of the "best" U.S. business schools in multiple categories.

2008-09-18 18:00:19

By JORDAN RAUBOLT Floodwaters have receded at Wilson's Fitness Center, but repairing the damage will take some time. Wilson's was one of several low-lying businesses affected by last weekend's rainfall, which totaled nearly 5 inches from Saturday morning to Sunday afternoon.

2008-09-16 21:00:00

By Eric Eyre Andrea Acton and Yvonne James don't look sick, but they could die anytime. Acton and James have a disease called sarcoidosis, an immune system disorder. The disease causes inflammation that produces tiny lumps of cells, called granulomas, in their bodies' organs.

2008-08-04 09:00:50

The Acton School of Business celebrates its fifth anniversary with the opening of a new, permanent campus.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.