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2011-11-10 13:00:00

Public Forum to be held November 10th, 2011 at the Mark Twain House in Hartford, CT Hartford, CT (PRWEB) November 10, 2011 Health Justice CT -- an innovative movement designed to use social media as the foundation for raising awareness on the issue of racial and ethnic disparities in Connecticut -- will host its first community public forum on Conversations Toward Social Change held on Thursday, November 10, 2011 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm EST at the Mark Twain House, located at 351 Farmington...

2011-07-09 00:00:29

iCloud Communications and Female advocacy group SmartFem are partnering to bring cloud-based virtual office solutions to women owned Businesses. iCloud communications has been in the news lately due to Apple's recent announcement of it's new product line by the same name iCloud. Phoenix AZ (PRWEB) July 08, 2011 VoIP solution provider, iCloud Communications, and woman's advocacy group, SmartFem, will offer, virtual office solutions to women-owned businesses. iCloud communications has been...

2011-07-06 14:32:00

PHILADELPHIA, July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia has announced that Peter M. Grollman has been named Vice President, Government Affairs, Community Relations & Advocacy. In his position, he will develop and implement an annual legislative agenda for the CHOP community, serve as a liaison with public officials and monitor governmental matters impacting CHOP operations in PA and NJ. Mr. Grollman also directs the CHOP's community relations...

2011-05-18 00:01:31

Police Officers to Serve as Chocolate Chip Baking Contest Judges; "When the Chips Are Down, They Serve Us" Plymouth Meeting, PA (PRWEB) May 17, 2011 They keep us safe and are there to protect us when "the chips are down." On May 20th, Health Advocate, Inc. will host local police officers for their 3rd annual Chocolate Chip Baking Contest, a celebration of National Police Week and National Chocolate Chip Day. The contest is the company's way of honoring local police departments, including...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.