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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
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.