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2011-09-26 07:00:00

Company ranked among the fastest growing businesses in the Philadelphia region Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) September 26, 2011 Pentec Health, Inc. today announced it has been recognized as one of the fastest growing, privately-held businesses by the prestigious Philadelphia 100® program for the second year in a row. The award is considered to be a standard of excellence for entrepreneurial success in the region. Philadelphia 100® alumni include some of the region's most...

2011-09-21 07:00:00

The new video DailyDeal is just another way the company is reaching out to businesses in Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) September 21, 2011 DailyDealTime.com announced today that it will begin showcasing some of their discount offers using short videos designed to give customers a detailed, up close look at the deals on their website. DailyDealTime.com is one of the first daily deal site to release video versions of their daily offers. Currently, other daily deal sites give shoppers...

2011-07-27 05:30:00

DUBLIN, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Shire plc (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPGY), the global specialty biopharmaceutical company, announces that Susan Kilsby will join the Board of Directors on September 1st, 2011. On joining the Board, Ms Kilsby will become a member of the Company's Audit, Compliance & Risk Committee. In addition, current Board Directors Bill Burns and David Stout will join the Nomination Committee and Remuneration Committee respectively with immediate...

2011-07-20 00:00:31

Philadelphia deal shoppers have even more ways to join in the fun with the site's new "Answer" feature and DailyDealTime blog Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) July 19, 2011 New daily deal site, DailyDealTime.com, which launched June 1, is celebrating its one month anniversary by adding new social media features to its website. Now, Philadelphia deal shoppers have even more ways to join in the fun with the site's new "Answer" feature and DailyDealTime blog. Bargain shopping site, DailyDealTime,...

2011-07-12 08:30:00

PHILADELPHIA, July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pinnacle ENT Associates, LLC (PENTA), the largest independent Ear, Nose, Throat (ENT) Surgeons, Allergy and Audiology practice in the Philadelphia area, announced today that it has reached an agreement with Keystone Mercy Health Plan to see pediatric patients, effective May 1, 2011. Under this one year contract, Keystone Mercy members will now have access to the physicians of PENTA on an in-network provider basis. "We are delighted to expand...

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'