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2015-01-27 23:10:37

Diamondback Drugs is pleased to announce its sponsorship of “Going Batty for Bracken,” a 3-month art exhibition presented by South Texas Veterinary Ophthalmology.

2014-02-24 16:26:20

TAMPA, Fla., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bracken Engineering announced today that it is relocating its northwest Florida office from Tallahassee to Panama City.

Ferns Herbivore Defense
2012-11-21 13:00:05

Unlike flowering plants, bracken ferns do not release any odor signals to attract the enemies of their attackers for their own benefit.

2009-11-02 10:44:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Nov. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- HCA has announced that Richard M. Bracken will become chairman of HCA's board of directors, effective December 15, 2009. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050825/CLTH069LOGO ) Bracken will replace Jack O.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.