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2014-09-02 08:27:05

­- Special exhibition opens February 2015 - ASHEVILLE, N.C., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Biltmore announces a new exhibition, "Dressing Downton: Changing Fashion for Changing Times," opening February 5 and continuing through Memorial Day, May 25, 2015. Designed by Exhibits Development Group in cooperation with Cosprop Ltd., London, the exhibition features more than 40 costumes from the popular PBS series "Downton Abbey." The clothing will be showcased in rooms throughout Biltmore House in...

2014-08-29 23:09:32

Tim Moffitt, representing in North Carolina, spent time with Aeroflow Healthcare to get an overview of the Asheville based DME company and to discuss how the ever changing landscape of healthcare legislation could impact DME providers such as Aeroflow. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Tim Moffitt, who is representing Buncombe County's 116th House District in the North Carolina General Assembly, spent the morning of Tuesday, August 26th with the board of Aeroflow Healthcare and...

2014-08-28 23:13:57

ChiWeekend is a holistic weekend retreat centered around personalized, supportive instruction on the mindful movement techniques, ChiRunning® & ChiWalking®. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 ChiLiving® will host its inaugural ChiWeekend on October 24-26, 2014 in Asheville, NC at holistic retreat center, Om Sanctuary. This active retreat, led by ChiRunning & ChiWalking founders, Katherine and Danny Dreyer, offers beginner to seasoned runners and walkers the...

2014-06-16 12:26:27

GREENSBORO-HIGH POINT-WINSTON SALEM, N.C., June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that Greg Conner has been named General Manager of WXLV-TV (ABC) and WMYV-TV (MY) in the Greensboro-High Point-Winston Salem, North Carolina market. The announcement was made by Steve Marks, Co-Chief Operating Officer of Sinclair's television group. In making the announcement, Mr. Marks said, "Greg has proven himself to be a strong leader, manager and...

2014-05-29 23:13:44

Initial functional hearing screenings are now offered by phone from the National Hearing Test at nationalhearingtest.org. Participants who receive a score outside of the normal range are urged to schedule a comprehensive hearing test with a local audiologist. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 As a first step in diagnosing hearing loss, the National Hearing Test is an excellent choice. Developed with funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), it offers a telephone-based hearing...

2014-04-10 23:02:56

The American Herbalists Guild is celebrating its silver jubilee with ongoing events in its home base of Asheville, NC and culminating with the 25th Annual Symposium in Atlanta, GA on November 6th, 2014. Beginning and experienced herbalists from around the world will unite in Georgia to reflect on our collective growth as healers, address shared challenges of today, and create new directions for herbal medicine. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 The American Herbalists Guild is...

2014-04-08 20:20:17

ASHEVILLE, N.C., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UhaulCarShare, the City of Asheville and the University of North Carolina Asheville (UNC Asheville) are partnering up to bring North America's most advanced car-sharing service to Asheville. The UhaulCarShare Program Kickoff will introduce UhaulCarShare to the residents of Asheville, NC and surrounding areas while also recognizing the partnership with the City of Asheville and the UNC Asheville....

2013-12-31 23:01:53

Asheville Audiology Services of Asheville NC has added a weekly blog to their website where the audiologists will share hearing healthcare advice and tips. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) December 31, 2013 Asheville Audiology Services has launched a blog on the company website to share hearing health tips and advice with local residents on a regular basis. The recently established blog section will showcase weekly content from the audiologists at Asheville Audiology Services covering a diverse...

2013-11-21 23:29:56

Therapeutic boarding school for girls supports awareness and education around healthy living and dealing with diabetes. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 Asheville Academy for Girls, a therapeutic boarding school for ages 10 – 14, has a mission to support healthy living in our students and their families. In the month of November, Asheville Academy supports National Diabetes month by focusing on education and support around Diabetes awareness. Diabetes affects nearly 26 million...

2013-10-28 23:00:20

Taking its offerings beyond facial treatments, Supreme Skin keeps its promise to present impeccable services to its clients by offering new body sculpting treatments that claim to burn fat and tone muscle. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) October 28, 2013 Supreme Skin, an established beauty salon in Asheville, NC, has recently announced it’s taking its sculpting services to the next level. Taking the basic elements of microcurrent technology from its facial sculpting services, the beauty studio...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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