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2013-10-17 23:31:13

Pasquali Realty Group, a Northern Virginia Real Estate company, says higher sales and increased average sales price helped propel the real estate market in September compared to the same month last year. Burke, VA (PRWEB) October 17, 2013 Higher sales and a boost in average sales prices helped propel the Northern Virginia real estate market in September. A total of 1,533 properties went to closing during the month, up 8.7 percent from the 1,411 homes a year before, according to figures...

2013-10-11 23:01:03

Alberto Parada Trunk Show will be held at Midtown Jewelers this month. A percentage of sales will be donated to the March of Dimes organization. Reston, VA (PRWEB) October 11, 2013 Reston jeweler, Midtown Jewelers, is partnering with the March of Dimes to raise funds for the organization. Midtown Jewelers will be hosting an exclusive trunk show featuring the designs of Alberto Parada. The trunk show will be held at Midtown Jewelers on October 24th, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. The first 75...

2013-09-24 23:31:57

B. E. Smith, the only full-service leadership solutions firm dedicated exclusively to healthcare providers, has been retained to lead a national chief nursing officer search for Prince George’s Hospital Center in Cheverly, Md. One of the top executive search firms in the healthcare industry, B. E. Smith has recently placed more than 900 healthcare executives into organizations. LENEXA, Kan. (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 B. E. Smith, the only full-service leadership solutions firm dedicated...

2013-09-23 23:03:12

Revitalization of square to create active programming for Vibrant Convention and Entertainment District. Washington, DC (PRWEB) September 23, 2013 Events DC, the official convention and sports authority of the District of Columbia, and the Malrite Company, the Cleveland-based owner of the International Spy Museum (SPY), announced today the proposed redevelopment of Mt. Vernon Square, including the relocation of SPY from its current location at 800 F Street, NW, to the historic Carnegie...

2013-09-11 23:18:50

$602,580 total is the first time any Fill the Boot exceeds $600K Reston, Va., (PRWEB) September 11, 2013 Members of the Fairfax County Professional Fire Fighters and Paramedics Local 2068 of the International Association of Fire Fighters raised a record-breaking $602,580 over five days to help find treatments and cures for muscle disease. They topped their previous annual fundraising record of $568,635 set last year. The total makes the Fairfax County Fire Fighters’ Fill the Boot...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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