Latest Cottingham Stories

2009-06-16 06:45:00

KENNETT SQUARE, Pa., June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- GG-One Software, Inc. today announced that Cottingham and Butler Inc., Dubuque, Iowa, has selected iFastrack to help clients reduce business risks and limit liabilities. Through the use of GG-One Software's iFastrack for the Web, Cottingham and Butler provides a value-added service to their clients by allowing access to iFastrack for tracking insurance certificates and contracts. The iFastrack software allows companies to manage their risk from...

2008-07-10 03:00:00

Fundraisers behind the Daisy Appeal are launching a new campaign to buy a pounds5m hospital scanner to help East Yorkshire patients suffering from Alzheimer's disease and cancer. Professor Nick Stafford, chairman of the charity, said the hi- tech scanner would be used by Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust to help investigate various cardiac, neurological and cancer conditions. Only a few other hospitals in the UK have similar equipment. The Daisy Appeal was set up six years ago to...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'