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2011-03-30 00:00:28

This year, more than 7 million people will join their family, friends and colleagues in 900 communities across the nation. Join us locally by walking with the TreatmentDiaries.com Team and encourage and support our efforts to raise awareness and funds. Winchester, VA (PRWEB) March 28, 2011 TreatmentDiaries (http://www.treatmentdiaries.com) announces its commitment to the March of Dimes in partnership with Jim Stutzman Chevrolet-Cadillac to support this year's local walk in Winchester, VA...

2011-03-21 08:54:00

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga., March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Stone Mountain Park (SMP), Georgia's No. 1 attraction, today announced plans to premiere an all new Lasershow Spectacular(TM), using an unprecedented digital, multi-dimensional projection called Mountainvision - set to debut Memorial Day Weekend. The new Lasershow Spectacular(TM) in Mountainvision, brings state-of-the-art, multi-dimensional magic to one of the world's biggest outdoor screens - Stone Mountain. Mountainvision will be the...

2011-03-01 15:00:00

Natalie Morales, Co-Host of NBC's Today Show, and Top March of Dimes Volunteers Ring The Closing Bell® NEW YORK, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Natalie Morales, co-host of NBC's Today Show, was joined today by March of Dimes volunteers to kick off March for Babies, the March of Dimes largest fundraising event, by ringing The Closing Bell® of the New York Stock Exchange. "I'm the proud mother of two healthy children, but I understand that not...

2011-03-01 10:30:00

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For the 28th year, Kmart is collaborating with the March of Dimes® to raise funds to help improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality. These combined efforts and more have lead to a three percent decline in the premature birth rate, yet more than 1,400 babies are born prematurely every day(i), proving that there is still much work to be done. In its continued support,...

2011-02-27 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) MONDAY, FEBRUARY 28: TOOTH FAIRY Profile America -- Monday, February 28th. In the minds of young children, probably the most recognized character after Santa Claus is being honored today -- it's National Tooth Fairy Day. Every child goes through the awkward time of losing baby teeth and the...

2011-02-22 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 23: POLIO INOCULATIONS Profile America -- Wednesday, February 23rd. On this date in 1954, children at the Arsenal Elementary School in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania took part in a vital medical test. The youngsters were inoculated against polio -- a scourge that had crippled many...

2011-01-26 04:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ashford University, a Bridgepoint Education academic institution, showed its support of the men and women who serve in the U.S. armed forces by sponsoring a baby shower for dozens of expectant mothers with ties to the military. Held Tuesday, Jan. 25, the event reiterated Ashford's ongoing commitment to honoring servicemembers and their families. "Ashford University is always eager to support the men and women of the military," said Dr. Elizabeth...

2011-01-25 08:00:00

Farmers Insurance Open and PGA TOUR Host the Event TORREY PINES, LA JOLLA, Calif., Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Thirty-six expectant military moms are receiving the baby shower they deserve at the PGA TOUR's Farmers Insurance Open hosted at legendary Torrey Pines Golf Course, courtesy of nonprofit partners March of Dimes and Operation Shower. The moms-to-be are receiving gift boxes filled with baby supplies, clothing, toys, books and much, much more courtesy of Kmart, Ashford...

2011-01-18 23:01:00

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Six-year-old Lauren Fleming of Marvin, N.C., who spent the first 5 months of life struggling to survive in a hospital newborn intensive care unit (NICU), today was named the March of Dimes 2011 National Ambassador. Lauren's parents, Nikki and Densel, never imagined that their first child would be born 3 1/2 months early and weighing only 2 pounds, 1 ounce. They watched and waited while Lauren was treated in the NICU at Levine...

2011-01-12 12:45:00

ASHEVILLE, N.C., Jan. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Searching for an affordable Valentine's escape? The first three months of the year are the best time of year for travel discounts and deals in Asheville and the North Carolina mountains. And it's just in time to a road trip with your Valentine! Plus, the holiday crowds are gone, making this the perfect time for a peaceful, romantic escape. Here are the Top 10 Affordable Asheville Valentine Outings, according to www.RomanticAsheville.com...


Word of the Day
drawcansir
  • A blustering, bullying fellow; a pot-valiant braggart; a bully.
This word is named for Draw-Can-Sir, a character in George Villiers' 17th century play The Rehearsal.
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