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2014-09-18 20:21:49

Motor City Native Joins Tom's of Maine to Restore and Energize Local Eight Mile Road Park KENNEBUNK, Maine, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Singer, songwriter and producer Mike Posner has teamed up with Tom's of Maine to invest in people and the planet in his hometown of Detroit and in communities around the country. Posner is participating in the annual "50 States for Good" community giving program as a judge, and as part of this year's campaign, is also helping to shine a spotlight...

2014-09-18 16:26:25

A nonprofit org, technology company and sports team join forces to promote science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) DETROIT, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Athletes for Charity, Tata Technologies and the Detroit Lions have joined forces to expose Detroit Public School students to embrace Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM), while also developing their skills in reading and writing. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140918/147101 "The demand for skilled...

2014-09-18 08:33:06

New U.S. Wealth Report reveals wealth in technology and energy-centric cities is on the rise NEW YORK, MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - A continued economic recovery, strong equity market performance, rising real estate values, and an "energy renaissance" that pushed U.S. oil production to its highest levels in over 20 years, boosted the population and wealth of High Net Worth Individuals (HNWIs)(1) in the U.S. to record levels in 2013, according to the U.S. Wealth...

2014-09-17 16:22:48

DETROIT, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DTE Energy is ranked highest in customer satisfaction with residential natural gas service in the Midwestern U.S. among large utilities, according to the J.D. Power 2014 Gas Utility Residential Customer Satisfaction Study(SM) released today. The study, now in its 13(th) year, measures residential customer satisfaction with gas utility companies across six factors: billing and payment; price; corporate citizenship; communications; customer...

2014-09-16 12:35:09

Former BrightRoll Exec Expands Client Service Operation NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tapad, the leader in cross-device marketing technology, today announced the appointment of Jeff Kelosky as Senior Director of Sales, Detroit. Kelosky, formerly of online video advertising platform BrightRoll, will expand the Tapad Detroit sales team to serve the region's automotive, advertising and marketing communities. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140915/146232 At...

2014-09-16 08:24:23

DETROIT, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DTE Energy (NYSE: DTE) released its new Corporate Citizenship report, which highlights the company's commitment to the communities we serve, strong financial growth and environmental stewardship. The 40-page report, entitled "A Force for Growth & Prosperity," illustrates DTE's corporate citizenship in a transparent and balanced way, underscoring our successes while recognizing the challenges we face. The report provides key information about DTE...

2014-09-15 23:03:47

UHY Advisors MI, Inc. has been voted by the Michigan Business & Professional Association (MPBA) as one of 2014’s best and brightest companies to work for in Metropolitan Detroit for the eleventh year in a row! Sterling Heights, MI (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 UHY Advisors MI, Inc. has been voted by the Michigan Business & Professional Association (MPBA) as one of 2014’s best and brightest companies to work for in Metropolitan Detroit for the eleventh year in a row! Only...

2014-09-11 08:21:13

Motor City Expensive Due to Unlimited Personal Injury Protection, Many Uninsured Motorists SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Detroit has the most expensive car insurance and Charlotte has the cheapest, according to a new insuranceQuotes.com examination of average premiums in the 25 largest U.S. metropolitan areas. In the Detroit metro area, drivers pay a whopping 165% more than the national average for car insurance. The next most expensive metros are New York City (36%...

2014-09-10 23:00:19

Detroit Matchmaking Summit brings together service and product suppliers for first and second tier OEMs. Protomatic, Inc. was recognized as one of the best representatives in the CNC contract-manufacturing segment. Dexter, MI (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 Protomatic, a precision CNC machining and prototyping manufacturer, was recently recognized at the Detroit Matchmaking Summit as one of the best representatives in the CNC contract-manufacturing segment. Along with the recognition,...

2014-09-10 00:21:06

DETROIT, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Excellent Schools Detroit has released its 2014 Scorecard, introducing - for the first time - recommendations for the best early learning and care facilities in metropolitan Detroit, along with ratings for K-8 schools in the area that have made the Scorecard a must for parents looking for the best schools to fit their children's needs. For the fifth annual Excellent Schools Detroit Scorecard, the organization's leadership included early learning...


Latest Detroit Reference Libraries

1921 Cadillac Advertisement
2014-04-11 14:58:36

Cadillac is a division of  General Motors (GM) that manufactures and sells luxury vehicles worldwide. Its primary markets are the United States, Canada, and China but also distributed in 34 other markets worldwide. Cadillac was founded in 1902 by Henry Leland, who named the company after Antoine Laumet de La Mothe, sieur de Cadillac, who was the founder of the city of Detroit in 1701. From the beginning,  Cadillac has been ranked amongst the finest automobiles in the United States. The SRX...

Chalmers Touring 1922
2014-02-21 10:51:47

Chalmers-Detroit was an automobile company formed in 1908 when Hugh Chalmers bought out the Thomas-Detroit company. It was renamed to Chalmers in 1911. During the 1910s the company thrived but the post-WWI recession of the 1920s caused the company to merge with the Maxwell Automobile Company. In 1923, Chalmers ended all vehicle production. The brand is owned by Chrysler. Chalmers were considered to be an expensive car for that era. The 30 Touring and the 30 Roadster both sold for $1,500...

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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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