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2014-03-17 12:24:55

EMERALD ISLE, ATLANTIC BEACH, MOREHEAD CITY, BEAUFORT and CAPE LOOKOUT, N.C., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- While throngs of families flock to mega-amusement parks this season, spending $500+ for a family to catch a glimpse of the beloved mouse with red overalls, North Carolina's Southern Outer Banks invites park-hoppers to let their real imaginations run free by experiencing countless seaside attractions under $10 at the Crystal Coast (www.crystalcoastnc.org) Families can explore the oak...

2014-03-10 00:21:41

Rhode Island Novelty to showcase its Custom Souvenir line at the 2014 Nightclub & Bar Show, March 24-26, 2014 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. FALL RIVER, Mass., March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Rhode Island Novelty (RINCO), the nation's largest supplier of amusement toys, novelties, and gifts to both businesses and consumers, announced today that the company will be sponsoring and exhibiting at the 2014 Nightclub & Bar Convention and Tradeshow, March 24-26 at the Las...

2014-01-03 16:21:50

Jeffrey Alexander of Portsmouth, RI has been honored with a recognition by Rhode Island Monthly in its selection of "Top Wealth Managers In Rhode Island." PORTSMOUTH, R.I., Jan. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Announcing a special recognition appearing in the January, 2014 issue of Rhode Island Monthly published by Rhode Island Monthly Communications. Jeffrey Alexander was selected for the following honor: "Top Wealth Managers In Rhode Island" (Photo:...

2013-07-07 23:02:42

Infinite Campus®, the largest American-owned student information system (SIS), and Custom Computer Specialists, Inc. (“Custom”), an Infinite Campus Alliance Partner, announced that Infinite Campus has been added to the Rhode Island Master Price Agreement #469 – Multi-District Student Information System. This allows Rhode Island school districts and the state to purchase Infinite Campus without a request for proposal (RFP) for a new SIS. Lincoln, RI (PRWEB) July 07, 2013...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'