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2015-05-22 12:23:52

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency today urged residents to prepare for possible severe weather during Hurricane Preparedness Week,

2015-05-11 23:06:56

GER participates in Airport Disaster Live Emergency Drill at the Augusta Regional Airport and was on hand to assist first responders with HC Standard®. Augusta,

2015-05-11 12:32:04

NEW ORLEANS, May 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: The 24th Annual National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (VOAD) Conference is expected to bring over

2015-05-05 12:29:15

WASHINGTON, May 5, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Hilton Prize Laureates - an independent alliance of the 19 winners

2015-05-04 08:20:27

Company Working with Partner Organizations to Provide Critical Relief Supplies, Assess Ongoing Recovery Needs MISSISSAUGA, ON, May 4, 2015 /CNW/ -

2015-04-28 16:26:37

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 28, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Wolf announced today that the commonwealth has received national reaccreditation by the Emergency Management Accreditation

2015-04-27 23:09:28

GER will showcase the new HC® 4.0 at the Joint Commission Resources Emergency Preparedness Conference Augusta, GA (PRWEB) April 27, 2015 Global

2015-04-21 12:31:28

WASHINGTON, April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the American Red Cross and Measure, a 32 Advisors Company, released a study detailing how drones can help first responders and improve disaster

2015-04-17 20:22:09

OTTAWA, April 17, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Steven Blaney, Canada's Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness today launched the first call for proposals for the

2015-04-16 08:24:13

SOUTH JORDAN, Utah, April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Shakeout Basecamp - Emergency Essentials has set up a complete earthquake survival camp in South Jordan.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.