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2012-04-11 23:02:09

Senior Services of Albany and Schoharie Recovery, Inc. have been selected by the Hudson Mohawk Road Runners Club (HMRRC) as the 2012 “charities of choice” for the CDPHP® Workforce Team Challenge event, to be held on Thursday, May 17, 2012 at 6:25 p.m. in Albany, N.Y. Albany, NY (PRWEB) April 10, 2012 Senior Services of Albany and Schoharie Recovery, Inc. have been selected by the Hudson Mohawk Road Runners Club (HMRRC) as the 2012 “charities of choice” for the...

2012-04-10 23:03:45

One-hundred twenty-three (123) student-led start-ups from students at an accredited college or university in New York State in clean energy/sustainability, information technology, nanotechnology/high tech, healthcare, products/services, and social/non-profit will compete. There will be two sessions in the day: the morning will have 2-minute presentations by all 123 entrants, and then the judges will select the top 20 teams for the final round, which will be held in the afternoon. Golden, CO...

2012-03-23 23:01:09

Largest annual road race between Utica and New York City debuts online team packet and registration system. Albany, NY (PRWEB) March 23, 2012 Lace up those sneakers and start training with your colleagues for the CDPHP® Workforce Team Challenge, which will be held on Thursday, May 17, 2012 at 6:25 p.m., starting from the Empire State Plaza in Albany. This year the race is going green with the debut of an online team packet and registration system (located at http://www.cdphpwtc.com)...

2012-02-03 10:00:00

Albany CrossFit announces preliminary results from a 90-day diet and fitness challenge that has participants pushing hard to exceed expectations. Albany, New York (PRWEB) February 03, 2012 Albany CrossFit and CrossFit Clifton Park, part of an insurgent fitness movement that is changing the way people around the world think about nutrition, health and fitness, today announced some remarkable success stories 30 days into its 90-day diet and fitness challenge. “We suspected we were on...

2012-01-27 10:00:00

Albany CrossFit announces it will hold the "Tristate Throwdown" February 11, 2012 to challenge those who call CrossFit a cult for the super-fit. Find out why CrossFit is revolutionizing the fitness industry for everyone. Albany, NY (PRWEB) January 27, 2012 Albany CrossFit, part of an insurgent fitness movement that is changing the way people around the world think about diet, health and fitness, today announced it will host more than 200 athletes from New York, New Jersey and...

2012-01-11 14:00:00

Serving Albany NY for over 80 years, award winning barbers from Gregory's Barbershop donate their services to support Coaches vs. Cancer. Delmar, NY (PRWEB) January 11, 2012 Its that time of year again at Gregory´s Barbershop. Every January, the top barbershop in the Capital District according to The Times Union, Metroland Magazine, Capital Region Living Magazine, and Hudson Valley Magazine, will be holding its annual haircut-a-thon fundraiser for the Coaches vs. Cancer organization....


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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