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2009-11-30 13:00:00

TRUMBULL, Conn., Nov. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Oce, an international leader in digital document management and delivery solutions, was recently called upon to help create a stunning tablescape to support the DIFFA Chicago Chapter's Dining by Design 2009 event held in the Chicago Merchandise Mart, November 5-7, 2009. DIFFA (Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS), through fundraising events and grants, supports HIV/AIDS service and education programs in the U.S. Founded in 1984, DIFFA has...

2008-06-26 00:02:28

Young thespians in Gloucestershire got tips from the top when an industry veteran launched a new drama and music school. TV actress Pauline Quirke, above, visited members of her new Academy of Performing Arts at Bourneside School in Cheltenham on Saturday. Famous for her role as Sharon in the series Birds of a Feather, Pauline celebrates 40 years in showbiz this year, after making her first appearance on the screen as an eight year old in Dixon of Dock Green. Now she and husband Steve...

Word of the Day
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.