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2011-03-07 00:00:27

Bed Bug Patrolâ“ž¢ Travel Spray Pen Helps Keep Travelers Bed Bug Free. The TSA Approved Travel Size Spray Pen is Easily Carried in a Purse, Pocket, Luggage, Back Pack, Duffel Bag or Shaving Kit When You Travel. Buford, GA, and Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 5, 2011 Nature's Innovation, Inc announced today, from the 2011 Travel Goods Show Booth #470 in Chicago, IL, the launch of its retail-ready Bed Bug Patrolâ“ž¢ Travel Spray Pen, which...

2009-09-24 06:00:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Upper Midwest Chapter, has announced Gold and Silver Circle honorees for 2009. The national honors, presented locally by the Chapter, will be awarded during the 2009 Upper Midwest Emmy Awards on Saturday, September 26. Gold and Silver Circle honorees are a celebration of extraordinary careers and accomplishments - men and women who have made significant contributions to their industry and...

2009-05-11 10:00:00

LOUISVILLE, Colo., May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Bill Carlson, vice president, marketing for GHX, has been named one of Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine's 2009 Pros to Know for his commitment to helping build a demand-driven supply chain in healthcare. With more than 20 years experience in healthcare, Carlson's groundbreaking work at GHX addresses the challenges of today's economy, in which supply chain costs are the second-highest and fastest-growing expense category for most...

2008-07-21 00:00:27

By ANDY PIPER Is the time right for a Dubuque entrepreneur to build the city's first biomass-fueled heat and power plant? Several area businessmen attended a conference Thursday at the Grand River Center to gather information about the subject, from the availability of natural resources to the nuts and bolts of such a venture. Basically, biomass is wood waste from yards, parks, woodlands, construction and industrial sites. Many cities and companies already are benefitting from the...

Word of the Day
  • 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.