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2014-07-14 12:21:51

FAA-approved facilities to benefit residents through emergency transport capabilities BRADFORD, Texas, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Emergency responders in Anderson County and the surrounding region soon will have access to new heliports that will support medical transport of critical-care patients to hospitals in Dallas and Tyler. The facilities, located between Palestine and Athens off State Highway 19, are the result of a public-private partnership between the Bradford community,...

2014-06-24 12:26:03

Case Looks Back on 125 Years of Success and Builds for the Future with $10M Factory Renovation and Modernization Project Currently Underway BRADFORD, Pa., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This year, W.R. Case & Sons Cutlery Company, an American manufacturer of premium quality knives, proudly celebrates 125 years of award-winning hand-craftsmanship, small-town heritage and time-honored tradition. The company's rich history began in 1889 when the four Case Brothers began fashioning knives and...

2014-05-20 08:35:47

Lawsuit seeks to prevent the sale of e-cigs using Zippo's "BLU" trademarks BRADFORD, Pa., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zippo Manufacturing Company - maker of the iconic Zippo® lighter - and its subsidiary ZippMark, Inc. (collectively "Zippo" or the "Company"), announced today that they have sued LOEC, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Lorillard, for trademark infringement in the United States District Court for the Central District of California. The Company's lawsuit seeks to...

2013-07-09 23:24:11

Edina Realty's Kris Lindahl, an experienced Bradford Twp real estate agent, just listed a home for sale in Bradford Twp, MN. Bradford Twp, MN (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 Edina Realty's Kris Lindahl, an experienced Bradford Twp real estate agent, just listed a home for sale at 28145 Lily Street NW, Bradford Twp, MN 55040. The home features four bedrooms, three bathrooms, and a three-car garage. The home has over 2800 square feet of living space and 1.28 acres of land. Built in 1997,...

2013-05-16 23:33:18

Linda Schaler takes over as firm president; Elyse Barbell named COO. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 16, 2013 Leading executive search firm Stephen-Bradford Search is pleased to announce the promotion of Managing Director Linda Schaler to President of the organization. Ms. Schaler, who worked with several prominent advertising agencies prior to joining Stephen Bradford in 2001, will continue to be responsible for leading the firm´s Advertising/Media and Marketing practices, as well. “I...

2013-05-09 23:40:32

CivicWeb is an automated web portal that makes open government an attainable and easy to manage goal for local governments. Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) May 08, 2013 The Town of Bradford West Gwillimbury has established itself as an open government leader by launching CivicWeb from iCompass Technologies — its new Council Portal that will greatly improve the community´s access to Council meetings and information. This launch signals the beginning of a new paperless era for the Town...

2013-01-24 09:49:33

As the gun control debate continues, Kevin D. Bradford, an associate professional specialist in marketing at the University of Notre Dame's Mendoza College of Business, says the focus should be on those who distribute guns, not solely on those who buy them. Bradford and a team of researchers conducted a first-of-its-kind study on the ways guns move from legal channels into the hands of criminals. In "Counter-marketing in the Courts: The Case of Marketing Channels and Firearms Diversion,...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'