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2014-10-08 12:25:38

Fashion and Lifestyle PR Agency Adds Former US Weekly Editor as Partner in West Coast Office NEW YORK and BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Managing Director of Now+Zen Public Relations (www.nowandzenpr.com) and former US Weekly Senior Fashion Editor, Suzanne Marchese, takes on a new role as Partner based in their Beverly Hills, CA office. Recently brought on to open their West Coast outpost, Marchese specializes in celebrity seeding and brand integration. Her...

2014-10-03 12:24:18

LONDON, October 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Buddha-Bar Knightsbridge, a truly global restaurant and winner of the Best Restaurant Bar at London Club & Bar Awards 2014, is proud to be able to announce our exciting partnership with The Global Party and The Global Charity Trust. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141003/709407-a ) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141003/709407-b ) The Global Party is an exciting initiative and is...

2014-10-02 08:20:36

Rami Amaro joins the executive team at air ambulance company SEATTLE, Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Medflight One LLC announces the newest addition to its executive team, Mrs. Rami Amaro. Mrs. Amaro joins Medflight One as the company's Vice President and General Counsel, to be based at Medflight One's headquarters in Seattle, Washington. Mrs. Amaro brings over eighteen years of experience as a corporate and aviation attorney and as a business leader. She comes to Medflight One from...

2014-09-15 16:27:09

NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In one of the holy sites of ancient Buddhism, the names and imagery of the respected Drukpa (or Dragon) Sect have fallen victim to religious oppression, defilement and violations of basic liberties in the Mount Kailash region of Tibet. The sacred Mount Kailash is located in the western part of Tibet called Ngari, known as "the roof of the world." In a report on Heritage Preservation the Live to Love International Foundation (dated September...

2014-07-16 23:13:30

For the first time in seven years, one of the most renowned Tibetan Buddhist teachers currently teaching in the West, Her Eminence Jetsün Khandro Rinpoche, brings her teachings to the Chicago area. Heartwood Center for Body Mind Spirit, a holistic health services center in Evanston, hosts the weekend program on August 16–17 in their Skylight Room at 1818 Dempster Street. Evanston, IL (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 For the first time in seven years, one of the most renowned Tibetan Buddhist...

2014-07-07 16:24:29

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: LXRX) announced today that Lonnel Coats has been appointed president and chief executive officer effective July 7, 2014. Mr. Coats most recently served as president and chief executive officer of Eisai Inc., the United States subsidiary of Eisai Co., Ltd. Mr. Coats joins Lexicon after 18 years of senior management experience with Eisai. As president and chief executive officer at Eisai, he...

2014-06-30 16:23:30

'Authentic Leadership' is Focus of Speakeasy Series at Wanderlust-Aspen BOULDER, Colo., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Naropa University today announced that it will partner with Wanderlust Festival, LLC, to bring global thought leaders to Wanderlust's Aspen-Snowmass Festival to explore themes related to Authentic Leadership. Organized under the umbrella of Wanderlust's Speakeasy Series, Naropa University will host three skill-based sessions on July 6. For more information, please...

2014-06-23 08:29:15

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eisai Inc., the U.S. pharmaceutical subsidiary of Eisai Co., Ltd., today announces the immediate appointment of Barry Lederman to the position of Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO). In this role, Mr. Lederman will have full oversight and responsibility for leading Eisai's financial operations in the Americas Region. He also will serve as a member of the company's Executive Committee....

2014-06-10 23:14:52

Lau will appear with "Honu" at first annual Hsi Lai Temple Music and Arts Festival. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 Animator-artist Donna Kay Lau successfully funded the "Surf Soup" project on Kickstarter, a crowd fundraising website for creative projects. Lau's "Surf Soup" project funded beyond the original goal, achieving 116% funding. Lau also received generous Dogecoin and Bitcoin donations. The Surf Soup Project first premiered at the...

2014-05-30 23:13:55

Holistic health and wellness center, Heartwood, based in Evanston, hosted renowned meditation instructor and social activist Lopon Jann Jackson for a Four Foundations of Mindfulness Program on May 16-18. The program laid the groundwork for Khandro Rinpoche’s upcoming visit to Heartwood on August 16 and 17. Evanston, IL (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Holistic health and wellness center, Heartwood, based in Evanston, hosted renowned meditation instructor and social activist Lopon Jann Jackson for a...


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2009-03-03 21:11:15

Robert Grant Aitken (December 31, 1864 "“ October 29, 1951) was an American inventor born in Jackson, CA. Aitken worked at the Lick Observatory in California where he systematically studied double stars, measuring their positions and calculating their orbits around one another. He methodically created a large catalog of such stars, which was published in 1932. It was entitled "˜New General Catalogue of Double Stars Within 120 degrees of the North Pole'. It contained orbit information...

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Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.