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2014-07-31 23:07:19

On August 7th, 2014 The Never Give Up 26 foundation will be hosting a fundraiser at Buffalo Wild Wings. We encourage everyone from all walks of life to come out and participate in effort to ultimately support Patrick Ryan Purcells Never Give Up mentality. Dulles, VA (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 The Never Give Up 26 Foundation looks forward to seeing a diverse group of supporters from11:00am-11:00pm on August 7th. Simply bring your ticket and Mention Never Give Up 26 Foundation while you enjoy...

2014-07-24 16:29:08

-Today's Opening of Tysons Tower Office Building, Signature Plaza and New Mall Entrance Introduces High-rise Urban Hub at World-class Retail Property- SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Macerich (NYSE:MAC) today officially opened the first phase of its large-scale, mixed-use urban expansion at Tysons Corner Center in Northern Virginia, including the 22-story Tysons Tower office building, signature outdoor Plaza and a new mall entrance that connects the...

2014-07-23 23:08:49

Washington, DC’s long awaited Silver Line Metrorail will open its doors for the first time this Saturday. This new connection to Washington, DC will help local area growth and expand the hotel options to those traveling to the nation’s capital and its surrounding areas, including to Crescent Hotels & Resorts’ locations. Tysons, VA (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 Washington, DC’s long awaited Silver Line Metrorail will open its doors for the first time this Saturday. This expansion to...

2014-07-14 23:06:42

Sheraton Premiere at Tysons Corner evolves with the future growth of Tysons, newly unveiled as the Sheraton Tysons Hotel. Tysons, VA (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Since 1986, the Sheraton Premiere at Tysons Corner has been a local icon to the Tysons Corner skyline and a staple within the community. With Tysons Corner becoming its own municipality, known simply as “Tysons”, the iconic hotel will now be identified as the Sheraton Tysons Hotel. In addition to Tysons becoming its own...

2014-07-02 12:20:35

ARLINGTON, Va., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Air Force Memorial will host The United States Air Force Band and Singing Sergeants on Friday, July 4, 2014 for an Independence Day Concert from 8:00p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Following the concert, attendees will have a spectacular view of the Washington, D.C. fireworks courtesy of the Capitol 4(th) Celebration. The concert is free and open to the public. Currently, the Air Force Memorial has a challenging parking situation due to the...

2014-06-25 23:01:13

On June 19th, 2014, Hamilton Pacific Chamberlain, a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Business (SDVOB), of Waldorf, Maryland, received an award from the Maryland Associated General Contactors (AGC) for their dedication to safety. (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 On June 19th, 2014, Hamilton Pacific Chamberlain, a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Business (SDVOB), of Waldorf, Maryland, received an award from the Maryland Associated General Contactors (AGC) for their dedication to safety. HPC was granted...

2014-06-25 08:36:19

ROCKVILLE, Md., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dataprise, Inc., a leading information technology managed services provider, announced today that it has signed a new 10-year lease for its Rockville, Maryland headquarters off of Shady Grove Road in Montgomery County. The company is expanding into more than 23,000 square feet and has plans to hire an additional 30 employees to staff its state of the art remote support and cloud service center. The company's new headquarters will...

2014-06-25 08:27:30

ALEXANDRIA, Va., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of the Torpedo Factory Art Center's 40th anniversary celebration, resident glass artist Alison Sigethy (http://www.alisonsigethy.com) will install five of her large-scale Levitation Towers in the building's public space. One of a few public works popping up around the Factory to celebrate the anniversary of this community institution, the Towers provide interactive engagement between visitors and the building itself....

2014-06-18 23:14:17

Pasquali Realty Group, a Northern Virginia real estate company states median sale prices have increased in some areas of the region. Burke, VA (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 According to the latest market reports compiled from data from residential real estate transactions throughout the region, the Northern Virginia real estate market experienced some positive trends in May. Median sale prices have increased in areas of the region. The Northern Virginia market includes the city of Alexandria,...

2014-06-18 12:21:03

ARLINGTON, Va., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Air Force Association's CyberPatriot program has announced Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) of Northern Virginia as its fifth CyberPatriot Center of Excellence. CyberPatriot, the nation's largest and fastest growing youth cyber education program, is AFA's flagship science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) program dedicated to strengthening cyber skills among American youth. Students in the program also gain...


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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