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2014-06-11 16:24:33

Exclusive reporting on the GMHC's financial mismanagement earns first place NEW YORK, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DNAinfo.com New York, the city's leading neighborhood news source, congratulates its reporters Mathew Katz, Jeff Mays, Ben Fractenberg and Sonja Sharp for winning prizes at the 2014 IPPIES Awards given by the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism. Specifically, Mathew Katz, DNAinfo.com's Chelsea reporter, won "best investigative/in-depth story" for his examination of the...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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