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2014-09-17 23:13:29

Funerals Your Way launches new unique online pricing - making it easy for families to make arrangements, explore options and save money. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 At "Funerals Your Way", we strive to provide families with easy and convenient funeral options. With the launch of our unique online cremation pricing, families select exactly what they desire in cremation options and obtain a price quote instantly. Online pricing allows families to select various...

2014-09-12 08:24:09

Professional Hair Care Brand Encourages Others to Share Their Scene Stealing Moments through New York City Activations and Interactive Contest CHATSWORTH, Calif., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sexy Hair, the professional hair care brand and creator of the best-selling and award-winning Big Sexy Hair Spray & Play hairspray, launches a celebratory campaign to honor the 60(th) anniversary of the day Marilyn Monroe shot one of the most iconic moments in film history. The scene in...

2014-09-09 23:04:46

20 Lounge Has Gone Iconic; Del Mar Welcomes New Glamour Concept SAN DEIGO, Calif. (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 A new luxury nail lounge has opened in Del Mar, Calif. offering clients nail treatments with a glamorous yet affordable twist. Marilyn MonroeTM Spas, a national company that transforms traditional spa and salon concepts under the iconic Marilyn Monroe brand, has opened its Marilyn MonroeTM 20 Nail Lounge in Del Mar Highlands at 12925 El Camino Real in San Diego. “We are excited...

2014-09-03 23:11:25

Families are today demanding simple and affordable alternatives resulting in a huge loss of profits to the once traditional funeral home. New York, New York (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 DFS Memorials now has a nationwide network of over 85 cremation providers in strategic locations, enabling us to help families nationwide arrange a direct cremation at a low cost. The average spend on a traditional funeral is in the region of $8,000 (NFDA) but for cremation it is nearer to $3,000 (CANA)....

2014-08-31 23:03:47

On August 22, 2014, Not Dead Yet submitted a Disability Rights friend-of-the-court brief in support of the New Mexico Attorney General’s appeal seeking to overturn a district court ruling that the New Mexico constitution contains a right to assisted suicide (Morris v. King, Case No. 33,630, Court of Appeals of the State of New Mexico). Six other national disability rights organizations joined in the brief: ADAPT, the American Association of People with Disabilities, the Autistic Self...

2014-08-28 16:24:38

PORTLAND, Maine, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Marilyn Monroe is arguably one of the most iconic figures of the 20(th) century. It is not often that a never-before-seen pristine image of her from her prime emerges. But one such photo was discovered in a shoebox of old family photos from more than half a century ago. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140828/141073 This photograph of Marilyn Monroe was taken during a little known adventure that occurred in 1954 when she went to...

2014-08-22 08:24:09

NEW YORK, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stephen Blackwell has been named Chief Executive Officer at SpinMedia, the fast-growing network of pop culture, music, and entertainment websites and mobile offerings. In his new role, Blackwell will be responsible for day-to-day operations, traffic, and revenue growth across multiple platforms including social, mobile, events and talent acquisition. Blackwell is the founder of the popular and critically acclaimed indie music and pop culture...

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2014-08-14 04:47:30

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Mummies have always seemed to be from the distant past, but until now, we really didn't know how far into the past that was. A new study, published in PLOS ONE, demonstrates that Egyptians started mummifying their dead about 1,500 years earlier than previously thought. The findings are based on an 11-year study conducted by an international team of researchers from the University of York, Macquarie University and Oxford University....

2014-07-31 23:19:11

One unique use for video borescopes, specifically the VJ-Advance articulating video borescope by RF System Lab, is inspecting mummies; better known as “paleoimaging” or “anthropological endoscopy”. RF System Lab is proud to announce that their VJ-Advance video borescope is being used by Dr. Beckett on current and upcoming paleoimaging research and wanted to provide a more detailed look into the subject. (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Video borescopes are used in a multitude of industries...

2014-07-29 12:35:50

COCONUT CREEK, Fla., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Greyson International Inc. (OTC Pink: GYSN), developer of an innovative, patented topical delivery technology targeting the multi-billion dollar cosmetics and OTC pharmaceutical industries, today announced that Harvey Tauman, the Company's Chairman and CEO, passed away this morning unexpectedly. Mr. Tauman was 73 years old. He had been hospitalized recently for treatment of respiratory failure. The Board of Directors issued the...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'