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2014-04-14 12:24:18

NORTHFIELD, Ill., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stepan Company (NYSE: SCL), a major manufacturer of specialty and intermediate chemicals used in a broad range of industries, will issue its first quarter earnings report on Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at approximately 8:00 a.m. ET (7:00 a.m. CT), prior to the open of the market. The Company will hold its first quarter earnings conference call to review the financial and operational performance highlights on Wednesday, April 30, 2014, at...

2014-04-11 12:20:17

Shop Your Way(SM) Members Get More with New Rules of the Road Education Series HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Regular vehicle inspection and repair will not only add years of life to a vehicle and maintain its safety, but can prevent the need for more costly and extensive repairs down the road. Yet, according to a recent study conducted by the Car Care Council, approximately 79 percent of vehicles on U.S. roads are in need of service or parts. To address this disconnect...

2014-04-10 16:24:21

TORONTO, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Portage Biotech Inc. ("Portage") (OTCQB: PTGEF, CNSX: PBT.U) is pleased to provide the following update on the recent experimental work completed on the Antennapedia protein (ANTP) and additional transporter proteins by its wholly owned subsidiary, Portage Pharmaceuticals Ltd. ("PPL" or the "Company"). Based on recent experimental results, PPL will focus its preclinical development efforts on a proprietary cell penetrating peptide to carry...

2014-04-08 12:26:21

Shop Your Way Members Get More Adam with New "Style Chat" Video Series HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the success of Grammy Award-winning recording artist Adam Levine's menswear collection, Sears Holdings introduces the ADAM LEVINE Summer 2014 women's collection, launching this Thursday, April 10,( )exclusively at Kmart and shopyourway.com. "The best thing about designing a women's collection is that I was able to create pieces that I would like to...

2014-04-03 08:23:36

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recognized Sears Holdings (NASDAQ: SHLD) with a 2014 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence Award for its continued leadership in protecting the nation's environment through superior energy efficiency. Sears Holdings' accomplishments will be recognized in Washington, D.C. on April 29, 2014. Sears Holdings, an ENERGY STAR partner since 1998, will be honored for its long-term...

2014-04-02 23:33:17

Athletic Republic - Orland Park, IL performance sports training center under new ownership. Park City, Utah (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 Athletic Republic, the industry leader in performance sports training, is proud to announce an ownership change at Athletic Republic - Orland Park. Brothers Matt and Joel Kamp, former stand-out athletes at Chicago Christian High School and Trinity Christian College, have purchased the training center located at 11545 W. 183rd Place in Orland Park, Illinois....

2014-03-31 23:22:11

A $1,000 grant will be awarded to new students transferring to Everest Academy in Lemont, IL from a K-8th grade Public or non-Catholic school who meet the admissions requirements. This promotion is to encourage families to experience the benefits of "The Everest Advantage" including an advanced curriculum, personal attention, positive and nurturing environment, and successful outcomes. Lemont, IL (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 Although Everest Academy welcomes Catholic and non-Catholic...

2014-03-31 23:04:43

Perception of Time, Effects of Video Games and Music on the Brain, Chemistry of Tooth Cleaning and Staining were a few experiments conducted by Middle School students of Everest Academy at the Regional Science Fair in Aurora. LEMONT, IL (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 “Do video games affect your reaction time?” “What soil grows the best pea pods?” "Is it true that tea stains your teeth?” “What kind of music is best for study time?” The young aspiring scientists of Everest...

2014-03-31 12:28:53

Shop Your Way® Members Get More When They Give HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kmart, the top corporate partner for March of Dimes Foundation, launches its unprecedented fourth decade of fundraising support for the cause, kicking off its 2014 campaign with new ways to donate, and rewards for giving for Shop Your Way members. During the last three decades, Kmart has raised $114 million to help advance the critical work being done by the March of Dimes on...

2014-03-27 08:37:28

Integrated retail concept to debut with virtual fashion experience mid-April NEW YORK, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sears, a leading integrated retailer focused on making shopping easier for its customers and Shop Your Way members, announced today the launch of Now + Here, a fast fashion shop available in Sears stores across the country, on Sears.com and shopyourway.com. The Now + Here shops offer a compelling new shop environment with monthly deliveries of the latest trends to...


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bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
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This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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