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2014-08-26 12:27:02

NEW YORK, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Roseramey Spruill Littlejohn is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Professional in the field of Fine Art as a result of her role as Owner of RRL Fine Art. With over forty years of experience restoring museum quality fine art from London, Prague, Paris and Germany, Roseramey has vast knowledge in fine arts dealing, and the conservation and restoration of art. Upon traveling throughout Europe to find treasures to add to her...

2014-08-04 00:20:14

Leading automaker pledges funds to the National Trust for Historic Preservation at the 2014 National Association of Black Journalists Convention BOSTON, Aug. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Imagine it's the early 1900s; ladies are headed to the salon to get coiffed and primped. Thanks to Madame C. J. Walker, America's first self-made female millionaire, plenty of hair and cosmetic products are available. Yet today, the estate of this legendary businesswoman, Villa Lewaro, needs legal...

2014-07-29 23:09:02

CarePlus announces 2014-2015 schedule of workshops for mental health workers. Paramus, New Jersey (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 Care Plus NJ, Inc. (CarePlus) is excited to announce their upcoming schedule of workshops to be offered through 2014-2015. Included among the workshops are DSM-V Training, Psychopharmacology Overview for Depression and Anxiety in Children and Adolescents, Youth Mental Health First Aid, Mental Health First Aid, School Avoidance, Whole Body Wellness, Trauma Informed Care...

2014-06-18 12:24:26

-- The Sichuan province district hosts a series of events to promote the Eco-civilization China Forum CHENGDU, China, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The United Nations has designated June 17 as the "World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought" to highlight pressing environmental issues. In an era during which the world's environment is deteriorating day by day, an ever growing number of people are becoming actively concerned citizens. Environmentalists, thousands of Wenjiang...

2014-06-04 12:22:29

Asian Cities To Fuel Economic Expansion, According to Economist Intelligence Unit Report Commissioned by InvestKL LONDON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a series of six new reports released Monday to a select audience in London, The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) revealed dynamic growth across Asian industries, reinforcing the view that the balance of economic power is shifting eastward. The EIU's "industry dynamism" barometer, commissioned by InvestKL (Greater Kuala Lumpur's investment...

2014-05-29 12:30:25

LANSING, Mich., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Michigan State Housing Development Authority's State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) today announced awards of historic preservation grants to four Michigan communities. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110419/MM85741LOGO Allegan, Detroit, Holland and Mount Clemens will share in Certified Local Government (CLG) grants totaling $146,865. The awards, ranging from $63,665 to $3,100, are funded through the federal...

2014-05-22 12:23:30

HHI Earns Other Kudos, Too BOISE, Idaho, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Better Homes & Gardens--for a story on how to paint a home interior safely--and NBC's Today Show website--for a forthcoming feature on keeping the kitchen more germ-free--both used the Healthy House Institute (HHI) as an expert resource in April-May 2014. But it's all in a day's work for HHI President Allen Rathey, who notes that HHI has also been quoted in (among others): -- The national consumer...

2014-05-15 08:36:09

New Research Shows How Diverse Blocks Provide Economic and Cultural Opportunities Not Found in Newer Neighborhoods SEATTLE and WASHINGTON, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new research report released today, Older, Smaller, Better: Measuring How the Character of Buildings and Blocks Influences Urban Vitality, by the National Trust for Historic Preservation demonstrates how neighborhoods that protect and find new uses for older, smaller buildings are more economically sustainable,...

2014-05-06 08:30:38

#1 Online Hispanic Media Company Gives Marketers First Comprehensive Analysis of (i)Hispanic Digital Audience SILICON VALLEY, Calif., May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pulpo Media, the nation's leading cross-platform digital media network reaching Hispanics across all acculturation levels and digital devices, today launches the "(i)Hispanic* Acculturation Model." The Model will enlighten and enrich marketers interested in the ever-expanding (i)Hispanic market by providing deeper,...

2014-04-30 08:29:16

BRUSSELS, Belgium, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It makes sense for art buyers to find out everything they possibly can before they buy a work and add to their collection. MasterArt has developed a number of applications that enable collectors to identify top quality, learn more about art and remain abreast of trends in the art market.MasterArt's innovations include an online database of art, antiques and design available from over three hundred reputableinternational...


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lunula
  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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