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2011-05-24 13:12:00

New Markets Tax Credits Could Attract Private Financing JERSEY CITY, N.J., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Top officials of the $4 billion AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust (HIT) and its subsidiary, Building America CDE, Inc., met today with Jersey City Mayor Jerramiah Healy to discuss whether their union pension capital could help finance the McGinley Square Community Redevelopment project. The 2.2 million square foot development will include 400 units of market rate and...

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.'