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2013-11-04 23:21:28

Joseph Federico presented a check to St. Anthony's of Padua Parish's secretary Maria Yee. The donation is the proceeds of an Atlantic City bus trip fundraiser conducted by the Lou Costello Charity Tent. Paterson, NJ (PRWEB) November 04, 2013 Joseph Federico announced that the Lou Costello Charity Tent presented a check to St. Anthony’s of Padua Parish for the proceeds of a fundraising trip to Atlantic City. Joseph Federico, President of the Tent and director Ruth Vitale, led a...

2013-05-30 23:18:07

California-based insurance agency receives top score of 9.69 out of 10 on benchmark of its service, stability, and quality of staff. San Rafael, California (PRWEB) May 30, 2013 Costello & Sons Insurance recently received the High PIN Score Award from MarshBerry, a leading insurance management consultancy and agency benchmarking firm. What does that mean? It means the California-based agency, which specializes in business insurance for technology companies, venture capital & private...

2009-12-10 14:42:00

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Elvis Costello was 23 years old when he performed a sold-out concert at the auditorium of Hollywood High School. It was June 4, 1978 and he had been introduced to America with a controversial appearance on "Saturday Night Live" and two albums Rolling Stone would eventually rank among the 200 greatest of all time. Twenty-five years later, in 2003, Costello would be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the following year would be ranked by...

2009-08-03 13:16:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The International Brotherhood of Teamsters Airline Division, which represents 26 commercial cargo and passenger air carriers nationwide, endorses the House Aviation Subcommittee Chairman Jerry Costello's (D-Ill.) legislation HR 3371 which would improve requirements for pilot hiring, training and duty time. Chairman Costello and his staff drafted legislation based upon recommendations by the representatives of the Teamsters Airline Division,...

2008-11-30 10:24:06

Singer Elvis Costello says his new TV show, Spectacle, on the U.S. cable network Sundance offers an in-depth look at musicians and their creations. The British singer said his main motivation for hosting the show was to learn what motivates individual musicians rather than simply have them pitch their newest album or discuss notorious actions in their past, The New York Daily News said Sunday. I didn't want to have someone who was there just to promote a new product, Costello said. And I...

2008-07-18 12:00:51

By Bill Blankenship By Bill Blankenship THE CAPITAL-JOURNAL OK, radio theater fans, here's tonight's lineup: first base, Who; second base, What; third base, I Don't Know; left field, Why; center field, Because; pitcher, Tomorrow; catcher, Today; and shortstop, I Don't Give A Darn. For the uninitiated, that is the baseball roster that is the core element of one of comedy's greatest routines, Abbot and Costello's "Who's on first?" The routine will be recreated tonight when the WTCT...

2006-07-11 07:57:53

By James Grubel CANBERRA, Australia (Reuters) - After a decade as Australia's prime minister in waiting, Treasurer Peter Costello is now outlining a blueprint for a Costello government -- a move analysts say is designed to bolster his leadership chances. Costello, 48, was anointed long ago as Prime Minister John Howard's heir apparent, and his supporters are hoping his time may soon be coming with Howard turning 67 this month. Leadership speculation recently resurfaced after...

2006-07-10 00:30:37

CANBERRA (Reuters) - Ambitious Australian Treasurer Peter Costello said on Monday that Prime Minister John Howard had promised to hand over power in his second term, contradicting his long-serving leader over the existence of a succession deal. "He told me that he intended to do one-and-a-half terms as prime minister and then he would hand over," Costello told reporters in Melbourne, after Howard denied the existence of a secret 1994 deal to hand power to his anointed successor....


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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