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2014-06-02 12:25:55

Austin American Statesman archive is added to ProQuest® Historical Newspapers collection ANN ARBOR, Mich., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time, researchers will have online access to the digital archive of the Austin American Statesman as ProQuest adds the acclaimed daily to its Historical Newspapers collection. As the leading newspaper in the state capital of Austin and central Texas, the historical Austin American Statesman provides researchers with a unique, regional...

2011-03-01 09:53:00

ATLANTA, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Enterprises announced today that Sandy Schwartz has been appointed president of its automotive services subsidiary, Manheim. He will continue reporting to Jimmy Hayes, president and chief executive officer of Cox Enterprises. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110301/CL56578) A Cox veteran for more than 25 years, Schwartz will be responsible for managing Manheim, the world's leading provider of vehicle remarketing services. Chip...

2011-01-31 11:00:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Media Group's (CMG) Jane Williams is the new Publisher for the Austin American-Statesman and The Statesman Co., Austin's leading media business, which publishes newspapers and websites and also acts as a regional commercial printer and distribution company. Williams, who most recently was CMG's Vice President of Sales, replaces Michael Vivio who became President of the company's Tampa-based Valpak earlier this month. (Photo:...

2010-11-19 07:55:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Catapult Systems, a Microsoft IT consulting firm, today announced it has won two more 2010 "Best Places to Work" awards, bringing the recognition for its stellar work environment this year to a total of six awards. Locally, the company placed third out of 40 small companies on the Austin American-Statesman's 2010 "Top Workplaces" list, which recognizes the best workplaces in central Texas. To learn more about this prestigious list, click here....

2009-12-04 09:00:00

LIVONIA, Mich. and AUSTIN, Texas, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Valassis (NYSE: VCI), one of the nation's leading media and marketing services companies, and the Austin American-Statesman, the leading media company in the Austin, Texas market, today announced a powerful, innovative alliance that changes the way advertisers reach households in the Austin designated market area (DMA). Through the alliance, the Austin American-Statesman will combine its advertising inserts with Valassis'...

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  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.