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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...

2013-06-27 23:26:59

Pasquali Realty Group is pleased to announce that the Northern Virginia Real estate market continued many positive trends in May compared to the same month last year. Burke, VA (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 According to the latest market reports compiled from data from residential real estate transactions throughout the region, The Northern Virginia real estate market continued to experience many positive trends in May compared to the same month last year. A total of 3,887 properties went to...

2013-06-13 23:20:01

Newfoundland´s Growing Economy, the Result of its Abundance of Natural Resources Toronto, ON (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 The economy in Newfoundland has taken off in recent years, with the energy and resource industries taking the lead in jumpstarting the economy and housing market, so much so that the unemployment rate has been the lowest in 26 years says KANETIX. With a boom in both the energy and resources industries, timing the real estate market can be difficult, but those who are...


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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