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2009-08-21 12:18:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The crossroads of the world -- Times Square -- served as the backdrop for a star-studded, fun-filled weekend designed to reduce the nearly 1 million children who will be classified as missing or abducted this year. AMBER Ready and the AMBER Ready Foundation presented three days of education and entertainment with the support of top entertainers, and launched the nation's first wireless child protection service and community predator deterrent program....

2009-08-14 10:55:00

ROCKAWAY, N.J., Aug. 14 /PRNewswire/ --Reginald H. Bowman, President, The City Wide Council of Presidents of the New York City Housing Authorities' Residents, which represents the 178,000 families that live in the Public Housing of the New York City Housing Authority, announced today that the organization has made a commitment to invest $1.5 million in the AMBER Ready program on behalf of more than 30,000 families now living in New York City Public Housing. "The phenomenon of 800,000...

2009-06-29 16:09:00

Kai Patterson Also Donates In-Car Printer Unit to Hollywood Police Department ROCKAWAY, N.J., June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- AMBER Ready co-sponsored and addressed parents and children at the PTA Family Expo at Lockhart Stadium on Saturday, June 27, 2009. The PTA Family Expo was part of the National PTA Convention, which takes place at the Greater Broward County Convention Center through today. While in Broward County, AMBER Ready also met with local law enforcement and donated an in-car printer...

2009-06-26 07:30:00

AMBER Ready to Discuss Ways to Keep Kids Safe and Provide Safeguards like the New AMBER Ready Program ROCKAWAY, N.J., June 26 /PRNewswire/ -- AMBER Ready is in Ft. Lauderdale to participate in the National PTA Convention where PTA members will be able to enroll their children in the new AMBER Ready Program. AMBER Ready will have a booth (#53) and address attendees at the PTA Family Expo scheduled to take place on Saturday, June 27, 2009 at the Education Tent at Lockhart Stadium at 2:30PM...

2009-06-26 07:30:00

LEWISBERRY, Pa., June 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, FLEOA National President J. Adler announced that the Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association will actively participate in AMBER Ready's Child Safety Awareness Campaign. Beginning in September, FLEOA will support AMBER Ready during its national tour that's directed towards educating parents and care providers on how to protect their children. Having hosted numerous child safety events during National Missing Children's Day, FLEOA believes...

2009-06-25 16:06:00

Hollywood Police Chief Chadwick E. Wagner and Hollywood Mayor Peter Bober Accept Printer Unit that Will Help Reduce Time it Takes to Begin Search for a Missing Child ROCKAWAY, N.J., June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Law enforcement and elected officials gathered today at the Hollywood Police Department where the AMBER Ready Foundation donated an in-car printer unit to the police department. Hollywood Police Chief Chadwick E. Wagner accepted the printer unit on behalf of the department and Hollywood...

2009-06-24 16:01:00

ROCKAWAY, N.J., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The AMBER Ready Foundation will donate printers to the Hollywood Police Department to help reduce the time it takes to begin the search for a missing child. The donation will take place on Thursday, June 25, 2009 at 11:00AM ET at the Hollywood Police Department (east side of the station) located at 3250 Hollywood Blvd. Hollywood Police Chief Chadwick E. Wagner will accept the printer on behalf of the department. The printers will be installed in...

2009-06-15 17:04:00

AMBER Ready Child Safety Tour Rolls into Sacramento Today ROCKAWAY, N.J., June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- In association with the AMBER Ready 30-City Child Safety Tour, last week the AMBER Ready Foundation donated Jotto desk computer mounts and in-car printers to local law enforcement agencies in San Diego and San Francisco, as well as to the City of South El Monte (a suburb of Los Angeles). This new equipment will empower public safety officers to instantly print posters from their police patrol...

2009-06-09 11:05:00

Parents Attend Child Safety Night to Learn Strategies to Keep Philadelphia Kids Safe ROCKAWAY, N.J., June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 200 parents, child safety advocates and law enforcement officials gathered today in Philadelphia at a Child Safety Night organized by the AMBER Ready Foundation to learn about strategies, tools and resources available to keep children safe. The AMBER Ready Foundation also donated printers to the Philadelphia Police Department's Missing Persons and Special...

2009-06-05 11:37:00

AMBER Ready Foundation Hosts Child Safety Night in Franklin Attended by Parents and Local Law Enforcement ROCKAWAY, N.J., June 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Parents, child safety advocates and law enforcement officials gathered Wednesday night at the Franklin Marriott Cool Springs to learn about strategies, tools and resources available to keep children safe. Participants were also introduced to the AMBER Ready Program, which provides parents with a new technology to create, store and lock their...


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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