Latest Dime Stories

2011-06-02 07:00:00

DETROIT, June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A woman who never got so much as a nickel from the fortune left by her great grandfather--five and dime store magnate F.W.

2011-05-23 04:20:00

BOCA RATON, Fla., May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Poor most of her adult life, the great granddaughter of five and dime magnate F. W.

2011-05-02 12:43:00

DENVER, May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two scientists who pioneered research on the X and Y chromosomes have been chosen to receive the 2011 March of Dimes Prize in Developmental Biology.

2011-04-29 16:49:00

March of Dimes and Farmers Respond BIRMINGHAM, Ala., April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The March of Dimes is mobilizing its network of volunteers and sponsors to help pregnant women and families with infants cope with the aftermath of Alabama tornados in coordination with Farmers Insurance.

2011-04-25 23:01:00

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 900 communities in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico will take part this weekend in March for Babies®, the premier fundraising event for the March of Dimes. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/marchofdimes/43456/ (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110426/MM87863) March for Babies supports cutting-edge research and...

2011-04-13 15:27:00

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The March of Dimes is among the leaders in online fundraising with the release of its innovative, new iPhone application. The app, which links March of Dimes supporters directly to their own personal fundraising page, was released just in time for the 2011 March for Babies, the organization's largest fundraiser, which is held the last weekend in April in more than 900 communities nationwide. "This new app gives the March for Babies...

2011-04-12 00:00:00

"HISTORY 3D" iPad app offers historic 3D photos in honor of Civil War anniversary; images to be donated to Library of Congress, public domain. Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 11, 2011 A new iPad app available today in the App Store offers an exciting and immersive experience for enthusiasts of history and 3D images, but it also provides a gift to the nation. Launched to coincide with the 150th anniversary of the start of the Civil War on April 12, “HISTORY 3D: Civil War” is the...

2011-04-08 15:56:00

DALLAS, April 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An unlikely pair of race car designers has chosen the design for the special FedEx/March for Babies #11 Toyota to be featured in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Race to be held April 9 at Texas Motor Speedway here.

2011-04-07 00:00:29

GalaxyBids pledges to give 5% of all bid pack purchases the first 3 weeks of April to the March of Dimes. Newnan, GA (Vocus/PRWEB) April 06, 2011 GalaxyBids.com, a unique shopping experience has pledged to start giving back to special causes.

2011-04-06 14:03:00

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Heather Gilbert gave birth prematurely to identical twin boys in 1995, each weighing in at slightly more than 2 pounds. Only one of her sons, Daniel, survived. Now Ms.

Word of the Day
  • The relation of a son or daughter to a parent: the correlative of paternity.
  • The establishment of a filial relation, specifically by adoption.
  • In law, the judicial determination of the paternity of a child, especially of a bastard; affiliation.
The word 'filiation' comes from a Latin word meaning 'legal right of a son'.