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2010-01-11 10:47:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- On Thursday, January 28, 2010, a new and unique cinema experience will be offered to moviegoers nationwide - for the first time ever, Dr. Wayne W. Dyer, best-selling author of more than 30 books and affectionately known as "the father of motivation" by fans, brings "Wishes Fulfilled," his newest motivational presentation, to theatres as a special Cinema Event. "Wishes Fulfilled" is produced by Cinema Events, LLC, in cooperation with Hay House, Inc. and...

2009-07-23 13:22:00

New CMO Brings Corporate Marketing Experience to Red Cross Mission WASHINGTON, July 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Red Cross has appointed Peggy Dyer as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO), a new position overseeing the development and execution of marketing strategy for the 128-year-old nonprofit. Dyer, who is a leader in the marketing field, possesses a wealth of knowledge and expertise in strategic and segment marketing, market intelligence, marketing management and marketing...

2008-12-05 08:25:00

Pact is CN's third mitigation agreement with a Chicago-area municipality CHICAGO, IL, Dec. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - CN (TSX: CNR)(NYSE: CNI) announced today an agreement with the Town of Dyer, Ind., located 30 miles southeast of downtown Chicago, that resolves the municipality's issues with CN's proposed acquisition of the principal lines of the Elgin, Joliet & Eastern Railway Company (EJ&E). Under the agreement, CN will assist in the creation of quiet zones, and take various steps...

2008-08-21 18:00:34

Folk musicians Dave Para and Cathy Barton, shown above left, will present a tribute at 7 p.m. tonight for Robert "Bob" Dyer, above right, a respected historian from Boonville who died in 2007, leaving behind a rich legacy of poems and songs. Para and Barton, longtime friends of Dyer who worked with him on a number of recordings, concerts and other events, will perform some of his best- known songs about the Missouri River and the region. The duo has studied and presented traditional and...

Word of the Day
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.