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2014-01-10 12:22:14

Official Tour Bus Unveiled on December 17th ALLEN PARK, Mich., Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Local CITGO Marketer Atlas Oil Company has teamed up with the Autism Alliance of Michigan and former Michigan State basketball player Anthony Ianni for the 2013-2014 Relentless Tour: Ianni Project to raise anti-bullying awareness across the state. On Dec. 17(th), Ianni traveled to Allen Park Middle School to share his story with students and encouraged them to become a part of the initiative....

2014-01-09 12:21:30

Local Heroes Recognized for Giving Back to Their Communities HOUSTON, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CITGO Petroleum Corporation is recognizing nine non-profits from eight states and the District of Columbia as Fueling Good Project winners, each receiving $5,000 in CITGO Gift Cards to fuel good in their local communities. The organizations will use their awards for a wide range of activities, including transitional youth programs for children with severe chronic health conditions, helping...

2014-01-08 12:22:15

Local CITGO Marketer Sponsors Football Sweepstakes GREEN BAY, Wis., Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thanks to local CITGO Marketer U.S. Oil and CITGO Petroleum Corporation, Steve Moyle had the ultimate game day experience. Moyle won the "Win A Trip to See Green Bay Take on Dallas" sweepstakes, which included two tickets to the game on Dec. 15, round trip airfare, rental car, hotel and spending money. "We know how important the home team is to the Green Bay community. That's why we do...

2014-01-07 12:22:42

CITGO Marketer Santarelli & Sons, Bess the Book Bus and Miss Pennsylvania Spread Holiday Cheer to Children With Disabilities and Their Families SCRANTON, Pa., Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Local CITGO Marketer Santarelli & Sons Oil Company Inc. teamed up with CITGO Fueling Good winner Bess the Book Bus and Miss Pennsylvania 2013, Annie Rosellini, to benefit the local Scranton, Pa. community. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140107/PH42078) On Thursday, Dec. 19, Ken Santarelli,...

Word of the Day
  • 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.'