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2011-07-11 13:49:00

NEWPORT NEWS, Va., July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Due to significant recent growth in its x-ray medical supply business, Burlington Medical Supplies of Newport News, Virginia has announced several changes to its sales and marketing operations. Steve Porter has joined the radiation protection distributor and supplier in the newly created position as Vice President of Sales and Marketing, based out of Newport News headquarters. Porter has had experience as a division sales manager and...

2010-12-23 06:30:00

WEST BURLINGTON, Iowa, Dec. 23, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Great River Foundation, which is affiliated with Great River Health Systems, has been awarded a two-year grant from the Wellmark Foundation to help fight childhood obesity. The funding will be used to begin a new school-based exercise program at two Burlington elementary schools. In 2009, the Burlington Community School District calculated the body mass index of incoming kindergarteners and second graders at four of its five...

2010-05-27 10:13:00

BURLINGTON, N.J., May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The Burlington City riverfront will again be the site of Burlington Bike Night, an evening of entertainment and fellowship enjoyed by area motorcycle enthusiasts. The event, sponsored by the Greater Burlington Chamber of Commerce to benefit the Burlington City FOP lodge, features a mellow atmosphere for anyone who rides or appreciates motorcycles. Over 8,000 motorcycles and 15,000 attendees marked the 2009 event. Event chairman and Burlington City...

2009-05-22 08:00:00

5th Annual Thunder on the River Festival for Area Motorcycle Enthusiasts BURLINGTON, N.J., May 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The Burlington City riverfront will again be the site of Burlington Bike Night, an evening of entertainment and fellowship enjoyed by area motorcycle enthusiasts. The event, sponsored by the Greater Burlington Chamber of Commerce and the Burlington City FOP lodge, features a mellow atmosphere for anyone who rides or appreciates motorcycles. Over 4,000 motorcycles and 8,000...


Word of the Day
conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin