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2014-07-01 12:27:57

BRIDGETON, N.J., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Seabrook House, a CARF-accredited drug and alcohol treatment center is celebrating its 40th Anniversary of providing drug and alcohol addiction treatment services by inviting the community to an event. The event will be take place on: Saturday, July 19th10:00am to 3:30pm133 Polk Lane, Bridgeton, NJ Activities include: petting zoo, pony rides, living proof circles, games, food and much more. Special musical performance...

2014-04-23 12:35:24

More than 800 Internet, phone service repair specialists to be located in Bridgeton ST. LOUIS, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To continue providing quality customer support and to accommodate an increased demand for its products, Charter Communications announced today that it has opened a new, state-of-the-art customer care center in Bridgeton, Mo. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110526/AQ10195LOGO The new facility represents Charter's commitment to improving the customer...

2014-04-23 12:22:49

Is Bridgeton, Missouri the Tip of the Toxic Landfill Iceberg? WASHINGTON, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the Teamsters released a report that details the escalating costs to the public and investors for Republic Services, Inc's [NYSE: RSG] mismanagement of its Bridgeton/West Lake Superfund landfill in Bridgeton, Mo. The nuclear waste remediation has already cost Republic Services $219 million and may cost much more if the Army Corps of Engineers takes over the...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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