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2012-06-19 10:23:06

LOS ANGELES, June 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Scottish singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, Sandi Thom, best known for her No.1 platinum album Smile... It Confuses People and hit single I Wish I Was a Punk Rocker (With Flowers In My Hair), is pleased to confirm the August 14th release of her fourth studio album Flesh and Blood. Produced by the Black Crowes' Rich Robinson, and featuring a rare duet with Buffy Sainte-Marie, the album was recorded at 16 Tons studio in Nashville, Tennessee....

2012-06-18 10:22:55

Fit For You of Traverse City, Mich., has been honored with a recognition by Traverse, Northern Michigan's Magazine in its selection of "Red Hot Best Of Northern Michigan 2012." TRAVERSE CITY, Mich., June 18, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Announcing a special recognition appearing in the June, 2012 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan's Magazine published by Prism Publications Inc., Fit For You was selected for the following honor:"Red Hot Best Of Northern Michigan 2012" (Photo:...

2012-06-12 06:25:21

HARRISBURG, Pa., June 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania Secretary of Labor & Industry Julia Hearthway will lead a media webinar addressing Pennsylvania's newly enacted unemployment compensation, or UC, reform law at 3 p.m. (Eastern) today, Tuesday, June 12. Signed today by Gov. Tom Corbett, the new law makes possible the repayment of $3.9 billion in federal loans, modernizes the state's UC Law and restores the structural solvency of its Unemployment Compensation Trust...

2012-06-12 06:24:00

NEW YORK, June 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Every year over 400,000 people from around the world descend upon New Orleans for the only music festival that offers show-stopping performances from top entertainers, free inspiring and empowering conversations and messages from the world's leading innovators, leaders, and thinkers, plus four days of family and cultural experiences: the ESSENCE Music Festival. This year, in its 18th year anniversary, the 2012 ESSENCE Musical...

2012-06-12 02:24:45

DALLAS, June 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- World leaders, dignitaries and celebrities from around the world gathered in vibrant Arts District near downtown Dallas Friday to attend an historic event honoring global humanitarian and faith-based entertainment mogul Bishop T.D. Jakes' 35 years of spiritual leadership and service. Aptly titled "A Triumphant Journey," the three-hour, black-tie celebration was hosted by director/writer/producer Tyler Perry and CNN anchor Soledad O'Brien at the...

2012-06-12 02:24:01

WASHINGTON, June 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, June 19, the National Assessment Governing Board will host an event at which results from a new kind of assessment targeting computer and hands-on science skills will be released. The Nation's Report Card's Science in Action: Hands-On and Interactive Computer Tasks from the 2009 Science Assessment presents fourth, eighth, and twelfth graders with scenarios that require planning, analysis, and synthesis--and the national results help us...

2012-06-11 14:21:31

HARRISBURG, Pa., June 11, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett today announced the following confirmations of his nominees by the Pennsylvania Senate: State Board of AccountancyMartin C. Levin, CPA, MBA, New Tripoli Pennsylvania Cancer Control, Prevention & Research Advisory Board Pat Halpin-Murphy, Ambler State Board of ChiropracticChristopher Decker, ShoholaMiriam Merry Woods, Maple Glen Board of Trustees of Danville State Hospital Elizabeth R. Kremer,...

2012-06-08 10:20:21

Denco, Incorporated of Las Cruces, New Mexico has been honored with a recognition by New Mexico Business Weekly in its selection of "25 Defense Contractors." LAS CRUCES, N.M., June 8, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Announcing a special recognition appearing in the May 2012 issue of New Mexico Business Weekly published by American City Business Journals, Denco, Incorporated was selected for the following honor: "25 Defense Contractors" (Photo:...

2012-06-08 02:22:47

DANA POINT, Calif., June 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- On Saturday, June 9th, at 11:00 a.m. the Fashion Destination Group (FDG) and Working Wardrobes will be hosting an all-day Fashion event never to be rivaled in the OC before. When you think fashion you think New York and Los Angeles and now you're sure to think of Orange County. With sponsors and key sponsors like Sprint, Macy's, Marisa Kenson, Wells Fargo, Moss Adams, Trina Turk and others, FDG was able to attract designer lines like Trina...

2012-06-07 06:27:37

MIAMI, June 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Spanish Broadcasting System Inc., (SBS) (NASDAQ: SBSA) announced the appointment of Alfredo Schwarz to Vice President of Operations and Production of MegaTV effective immediately. Mr. Schwarz will have overall oversight and responsibility of the operation and production of the television division. Schwarz will report to Alex Aleman, Senior Vice President of Consolidated Operations of SBS. During his 35 years in television production and management,...


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2004-10-19 04:45:40

Orion Nebula -- Discovered 1610 by Nicholas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc. Located at a distance of about 1,600 (or perhaps 1,500) light years, the Orion Nebula is the brightest diffuse nebula in the sky, visible to the naked eye, and rewarding in telescopes of every size, from the smallest glasses to the greatest Earth-bound observatories and the Hubble Space Telescope. It is the main part of a much larger cloud of gas and dust which extends over 10 degrees well over half the constellation...

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