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2011-05-20 16:59:00

Albany, NY, Rochester, NY, Denton, TX, Racine, WI and Pembroke Pines, FL Helping to Promote Water Quality in America's Cities WASHINGTON, May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Five cities were selected today as finalists in The U.S. Conference of Mayors 2011 Best Tasting City Water in America contest following the preliminary round of competition held at the USCM headquarters in Washington, D.C. The five cities are: Albany, NY; Denton, TX; Racine, WI; Rochester, NY; and, Pembroke...

2011-05-05 08:47:00

NEW ALBANY, Ohio, May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: CVGI) will hold its Annual Meeting of Stockholders on Thursday, May 12, 2011, at 1:00 PM (Eastern Time). The meeting will be held at the Company's corporate headquarters located at 7800 Walton Parkway, New Albany, OH 43054. Details of the meeting and proxy materials were mailed on or about April 1, 2011, to stockholders of record as of Wednesday, March 16, 2011. This meeting will be webcast live by...

2011-04-25 09:17:00

NEW ALBANY, Ohio, April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: CVGI) will hold its quarterly conference call on Wednesday, April 27, 2011, at 10:00 a.m. ET. The Company will issue a press release prior to the conference call. To participate, dial (888) 680-0860 using access code 40872422. You can pre-register for the conference call and receive your pin number at: https://www.theconferencingservice.com/prereg/key.process?key=PVYG934KQ This call is being...

2011-04-11 15:02:00

ALBANY, N.Y., April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of the New York State Broadcasters Association, Inc., (NYSBA) has selected David L. Donovan to serve as President and Executive Director. Donovan succeeds Joseph A. Reilly who is retiring after 31 years of distinguished service to the industry. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110411/NY81028 ) Dave Widmer, President and General Manager of the Long Island Radio Group, Inc., who headed the search team stated,...

2011-03-08 09:30:00

ALBANY, N.Y., March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Human Services Council of New York (HSC), its upstate partners, and people who rely on human services programs visited the state capitol today to deliver the initial results of an online petition drive and state-wide campaign to protect human services programs from the steep $400 million in funding cuts proposed by Governor Cuomo. The petition was presented to State Senator Diane Savino, Chair of the Senate Committee on Children and Families,...

2011-01-13 00:00:45

The Northeast's leading lobbying firm has acquired Veteran Washington D.C. and Albany lobbyists who will bring decades of government experience to assist clients throughout the nation with legislative issues and help to obtain government grants. New York, NY (Vocus/PRWEB) January 12, 2011 Empire Government Strategies, New York State's third fastest growing government relations firm, has added three distinguished government relations professionals to its working group and will be providing...

2011-01-05 00:00:43

iZoca.com (http://www.iZoca.com) is the first group networking website offering businesses and non-profit organizations a more targeted way to promote themselves to their own geographic community. Albany, NY (PRWEB) January 4, 2011 iZoca.com (http://www.iZoca.com) is the first group networking website offering businesses and non-profit organizations a more targeted way to promote themselves to their own geographic community. One way the website is now generating revenue is by selling ads to...

2010-12-06 11:28:00

ALBANY, N.Y., Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Albany Law School Associate Dean Patricia Salkin is the author of the just-published book "Climate Change and Sustainable Development Law in a Nutshell" (West 2010), which explores international, federal, state and local laws and policies regarding sustainable development and climate change. The book, co-authored with John R. Nolon, the James D. Hopkins Professor of Law at Pace University School of Law, also explains how the U.S....

2010-11-01 09:05:00

NEW ALBANY, Ohio, Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: CVGI) will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss third quarter 2010 results on Thursday, November 4, 2010, at 10:00 a.m. ET. The Company will issue an earnings announcement prior to the conference call. Mervin Dunn, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Chad M. Utrup, Chief Financial Officer, will recap the third quarter 2010 earnings. To participate, dial (888) 680-0894 using...

2010-10-26 07:10:00

RENSSELAER, N.Y., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The Upstate New York Laboratory Robotics Interest Group (LRIG) and the Hudson Mohawk Section of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) will be hosting a free symposium and exhibition on Wednesday, October 27, 2010 entitled "Unconventional High-Throughput Applications," featuring Pankaj Karande, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Seth Cohen, Ph.D., Senior Director Microfluidics Applications, Caliper Life...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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