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2014-09-30 16:28:52

Huge 44,000 Square-foot Building on Busy Houston Freeway Painted Pink HOUSTON, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Barbara Feigin, successful business owner and breast cancer survivor, wanted to find a unique and memorable way to honor other breast cancer survivors and those who have fallen to the disease so she decided to paint the 44,000 square-foot administrative building at her company MainStreet America pink. The building is located on I-45 North, one of the busiest freeways in the...

2014-09-30 16:28:39

Stephen MacMillan, Hologic President and CEO, to highlight the important benefits of Hologic's 3D Mammography solution for breast cancer screening and diagnosis BEDFORD, Mass., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ: HOLX), today announced that Stephen MacMillan, Hologic's President and Chief Executive Officer, will preside over the NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell Ceremony on October 1, the first day of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. In his remarks, Mr. MacMillan will...

2014-09-30 16:28:13

SPRING, Texas, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MainStreet America will be showing its support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month by painting its 44,000-square-foot building pink. October will launch MainStreet America's #PinkStreet campaign, which will extend throughout the month. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140930/149381 On Sept. 29, CertaPro of Houston arrived with eight crews armed with scaffolding, paint sprayers, and 50 gallons of paint donated by PPG. They worked...

2014-09-30 16:28:11

NORWALK, Conn., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GUESS Watches embarked on a journey to raise awareness for the battle against breast cancer more than nine years ago. Through the sales of a Special Edition watch and a charitable partnership, GUESS Watches has been able to donate more than $500,000 to the cause. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140929/149053 For 2014, GUESS Watches is excited to announce its new philanthropic partnership with The Get In Touch Foundation - a...

2014-09-30 12:30:30

The Brand Will Support Awareness through a Multi-Channel Campaign Beginning September 29th COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lane Bryant, the nation's leading women's specialty size apparel retailer, has announced that they will partner with the American Cancer Society to support Breast Cancer Awareness through a synergistic campaign during the month of October. Throughout the campaign, Lane Bryant clients will be encouraged to make a difference in the fight against the...

2014-09-30 12:29:47

NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pure Madness Chocolate will donate a portion of sales from their Luscious Truffle Collection during the month of October to the National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc.® (NBCF) NBCF's mission is to provide help and inspire hope to those affected by breast cancer through early detection, education, and support services. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140930/149306 "We are proud to support NBCF," explains Lynn Gonsior, President of Pure...

2014-09-30 12:27:54

Special "GO PINK!" edition airing on October 1st will empower women with information on game changing advances in early tumor detection and post-treatment; GE Healthcare shares how women should be aware of the need for different tests for different breasts, especially when considering breast density POMPANO BEACH, Fla., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and to show its support, the award-winning show The Balancing Act® is dedicating a special...

2014-09-29 23:04:45

Dr. Jan Huston's blog is an extension of her hard work and dedication to educating and informing the public about breast cancer awareness, prevention and treatment. (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 NJ Top Docs Presents, Dr. Jan Huston! Dr. Jan Huston is Medical Director of the Breast Health Program at HackensackUMC Mountainside in Montclair, NJ, specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of breast disease. When she is not in the operating room, Dr. Huston curates a blog of daily...

2014-09-29 12:30:24

2nd Annual Tower Lighting Ceremony at 6:45pm #NationsCapitalPINK WASHINGTON, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The nation's capital will be lit PINK by EBeauty Community and Georgetown Visitation's "Think Pink Society" on the eve of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. On Tuesday, September 30(th), at 6:45pm, the tower at 1625 I Street, located a block in front of the White House and one of the highest building elevations in the city, will be awash in pink lighting. It will stay...

2014-09-29 12:30:00

Historic First Annual Lighting Ceremony at 6:45pm #LightTimesSquarePink NEW YORK, Sept 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The billboards and electronic signs of New York's iconic Times Square will turn pink together for the first time on Wednesday, October 1(st), to kick off National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Culminating a day of events hosted by EBeauty.Com, a nonprofit wig exchange program for women undergoing cancer treatment, participating businesses will simultaneously showcase pink...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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