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2014-04-04 23:30:25

Rhode Island Medical Imaging announced that John A. Pezzullo, MD, will serve as president of the Board of Directors, Peter Evangelista, MD has been elected Treasurer, and Terrence Healey, MD will serve as Secretary. East Providence, RI (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 Rhode Island Medical Imaging announced that John A. Pezzullo, MD, will serve as president of the Board of Directors, Peter Evangelista, MD has been elected Treasurer, and Terrence Healey, MD will serve as Secretary. Dr. John A....

Researchers Use Satellites To Track Smog From Space
2012-11-27 17:16:51

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online As it turns out, measuring pollution from the ground can be a tough task. Smog, in particular, can be hard to track. This thick, dirty cloud is often found over the world´s megacities, with populations over 2 million. Scientists have placed monitoring stations in these cities in an attempt to monitor smog levels, but they aren´t always accurate. The placement of these monitoring stations is crucial, and they...

2011-05-25 14:05:00

NEW YORK, May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Herb Alpert Foundation announced today that they have renewed their commitment to help the prestigious Harlem School of the Arts by offering a $350,000 '2 to 1' matching grant program. To match this offering, HSA will be seeking $700,000 in new funding commitments in the next four months from corporations, individuals as well as other foundations to meet the challenge. Musician Herb Alpert, whose foundation has donated millions of dollars over...

2011-02-16 13:38:00

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Music legend Herb Alpert and Grammy award winning singer Lani Hall have added several West Coast dates to their "I Feel You" Tour which begins tonight at the Birchmere Theatre in Alexandria, Virginia. New dates include stops in Seattle, San Francisco, Santa Monica and Costa Mesa, California. The tour coincides with the release of their critically acclaimed "I Feel You" CD on Concord Jazz. (Photo:...

2010-12-14 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Concord Jazz is proud to announce the release of I Feel You, the new album from music legends Herb Alpert and Lani Hall. I Feel You is a thrilling collaboration that blends Alpert and Hall's vocal and instrumental gifts to perfection. The songs cover several reinterpreted classics spanning four decades. Recorded in Los Angeles, it is the duo's first studio album in almost ten years and will be available February 8, 2011. (Photo:...

2009-04-08 13:25:00

www.singers.org SHERMAN OAKS, Calif., April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The Society of Singers (SOS), which is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, has lined up Alan Bergman, the Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles, Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis, Jr., Renee Olstead, Steve Tyrell, Tata Vega and Paul Williams to perform at SOS' presentation of the 18th ELLA Award to Herb Alpert and Lani Hall. Alpert and Hall will also perform at the event, which will take place at the Beverly Hilton on May 18, 2009,...

2008-07-03 12:00:37

LOS ANGELES, July 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Legendary trumpet player Herb Alpert and his wife, internationally renowned GRAMMY-winning singer Lani Hall, have signed with the Boston, MA-based booking agency Ted Kurland Associates (TKA) for worldwide representation. TKA will exclusively represent Alpert and Hall both for their performances as a duo. The move to TKA comes after Alpert and Hall's rare tour together this spring, where their legendary chemistry was spotlighted at intimate evenings of...

2006-05-19 19:49:50

By Daniel Trotta NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. public can see images of the Iraq war on television on Sunday that are so potentially disturbing the Pentagon has warned soldiers it may cause them to relive the trauma of war. "Baghdad ER," a documentary airing on the cable TV network HBO, features graphic scenes from a combat hospital emergency room, including an amputation and footage of Marine Lance Cpl. Robert Mininger dying despite the exhaustive efforts of the medical staff. "I...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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