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2014-08-21 23:12:36

Farar & Lewis LLP Announce New Complimentary Consultation For Criminal Defense in Compton (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Farar & Lewis LLP, the premier Los Angeles criminal defense law firm, is pleased to announce a new complimentary consultation for crimes committed in the city of Compton. The criminal defense law firm of Farar & Lewis LLP, has over 70 years of combined experience, litigating on behalf of individuals. With a former district attorney on it's team, the law firm of...

2010-12-07 06:15:00

COMPTON, Calif., Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Crowned "Best Church Choir in America" at the Verizon Wireless "How Sweet the Sound" contest, the Voices of Destiny, under the leadership of Pastor Michael J.T. Fisher of The Greater Zion Church Family in Compton, California, will perform with gospel recording artist James Fortune at the 2010 BET Celebration of Gospel, Saturday, December 11, 2010 at the Orpheum Theater in Los Angeles, CA. VOD will share the stage with some of the biggest names...

2009-09-11 09:04:00

CALGARY, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Compton Petroleum Corporation (TSX - CMT, NYSE - CMZ) is pleased to announce the terms of its previously announced public offering (the "Offering") of units of Compton ("Units"). Compton has entered into an agreement with a syndicate of underwriters, led by Canaccord Capital Corporation and including BMO Capital Markets Inc., FirstEnergy Capital Corp., Scotia Capital Inc., TD Securities Inc. and Salman Partners Inc., who have agreed to purchase...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.