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2014-06-02 08:27:28

HUNTINGTON, W.Va., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Thundering Herd will be roaming across fresh fields this fall. Marshall University recently commissioned AstroTurf® for the installation of two new artificial surfaces on campus. Both Joan C. Edwards Stadium and a nearly completed indoor athletic facility are slated to receive brand new AstroTurf playing surfaces from the originators of the synthetic turf industry. Following last summer's installation at Veteran's Memorial Soccer...

2012-07-28 23:02:17

Huntington Beach Real Estate agent Tracy Ellis of Beach Cities Real Estate has just sold a Downtown Huntington Beach Home located in the popular Glen Mar District of Huntington Beach, California. Huntington Beach, CA (PRWEB) July 27, 2012 Huntington Beach Real Estate agent Tracy Ellis of Beach Cities Real Estate has just sold a Downtown Huntington Beach Home located in the popular Glen Mar District of Huntington Beach, California. The home is located in the Glen Mar community in South...

2011-08-05 16:01:00

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Huntington, W. Va., became the "top dog" in the national PetSafe "Bark for Your Park" contest today, winning $100,000 for a local dog park. PetSafe announced today that Huntington, a town located along the Ohio River with a population of about 50,000 citizens, received the most votes out of the 15 finalist cities in the "Bark for Your Park" contest. PetSafe, a leading innovator in pet behavior and lifestyle products, launched the contest this...

2010-08-23 14:16:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- With diabetes, obesity and heart disease among the leading causes of health problems for Latinos, there is a growing need for health education and awareness. The South Central Family Health Clinic and the Huntington Park Family Health Clinic have teamed up with 20 other community organizations to offer free health services to WHAT: the people of Los Angeles. Some of the...

2010-08-04 07:20:00

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Huntington Bank (Nasdaq: HBAN; www.huntington.com) has reached its goal to recruit 1,000 riders for Pelotonia, a Columbus-based grassroots bike tour with one goal: to end cancer. One hundred percent of the money raised by the Huntington team for Pelotonia goes to The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center - James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute. The 1,000 rider mark for Pelotonia 2010 was an aggressive goal for...

2010-05-12 06:30:00

COLUMBUS and ZANESVILLE, Ohio, May 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Huntington Bank (Nasdaq: HBAN; www.huntington.com) has created a unique funding model to finance a $25 million electronic medical records (EMR) system installation at one of the region's largest health care providers, Zanesville-based Genesis HealthCare System. The $25 million equipment finance deal will install a clinical information system enabling Genesis to establish an EMR across its two hospitals and multiple health...

2010-03-15 05:00:00

COLUMBUS, Ohio, March 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Last year's deep downturn in auto sales could be consumers' silver lining this year for finding new car and truck financing with better interest rates and shorter terms. That's according to the experts at Huntington Bank, which ended 2009 as the top auto lender in Ohio. The bank's Auto Finance & Dealer Services unit also was awarded a 2009 Auto Finance Excellence Award by Auto Finance News. The award is presented annually to companies...

2009-12-18 17:58:00

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., Dec. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Date: Saturday, December 19 Time: 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location: AltaMed Health Clinic -- 8041 Newman Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA Estimated attendance: 400 children Toys donated by: Toys for Tots SOURCE AltaMed Health Services


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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