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2013-07-31 23:23:10

From July 31 to Sept. 2, Safeway and its family of stores will participate in the nationwide campaign, giving customers the opportunity to contribute at the register and help raise vital funds for MDA's programs and services. Tuscon, AZ (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 The Muscular Dystrophy Association is teaming up with Safeway and The Safeway Foundation for its annual register fundraising campaign to help support individuals and families affected by muscle disease. From July 31 to Sept. 2,...

2013-07-31 23:16:34

Economy’s recovery continues slowly but surely, reaffirmed by Credit2B’s Index which measures the confidence that a supplier will get paid by its business customers within agreed terms. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 Credit2B, the world’s leading web-based trade credit community that provides unparalleled intelligence on common customers, today reported results for its 2013 First Half Aggregate Payment Quality Index (“PQI”). As of June 30, 2013, the average PQI was 81 with...

2013-07-11 14:33:29

New research from SDSU and UCLA shows that high school students became more concerned for others and the environment during the recession During the Great Recession, high school students became more concerned about others and the environment, psychologists at San Diego State University and University of California, Los Angeles report today. Concern for others declined significantly between the mid-1970s and 2004-2006, then rebounded between that pre-recession period and the Great...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.