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2014-06-06 23:03:24

Teams at the Austen BioInnovation Institute in Akron (ABIA) and OMNOVA Solutions today began working on a pioneering project to explore the interactions between disinfectants and common health facility surfaces, with the goal of developing solutions that effectively minimize the risk of infection while preserving physical assets. Akron, Ohio (PRWEB) June 06, 2014 •Reducing infections contracted during care a major challenge •Project will focus on health facility surfaces and methods...

2014-06-06 16:22:14

LAS VEGAS, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc. (CEOC or the Company) today announced its objection to a notice of default sent by a minority group of holders of one tranche of second lien notes issued by the Company. The Company believes that the claims in the notice are baseless and will defend itself vigorously against any action taken by these creditors. "We will not allow our company, our employees and the communities in which we operate to be held...

2014-06-06 12:21:50

Reducing infections contracted during care a major challenge AKRON, Ohio, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Teams at the Austen BioInnovation Institute in Akron (ABIA) and OMNOVA Solutions today began working on a pioneering project to explore the interactions between disinfectants and common health facility surfaces, with the goal of developing solutions that effectively minimize the risk of infection while preserving physical assets. The partnership, which is being funded...

2014-06-05 23:02:06

High school seniors from statewide virtual school make history, celebrate accomplishments with friends, family, teachers and administrators at in-person graduation ceremony. Houston, TX (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 Earning their high school diplomas as part of the first ever graduating class of Texas Connections Academy, 144 students were recognized during the school’s 2014 commencement ceremony at the Joe K. Butler Stadium on Sunday. Texas Connections Academy, a tuition-free online public...

2014-06-05 12:27:51

Maria Jaramillo from Houston Selected as Overall Champion of Care NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson & Johnson, the Official Healthcare Sponsor of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil(TM), announced today the winner of the U.S. Champions of Care program - Maria Jaramillo, from Houston, Texas. Maria's unwavering dedication to both her students and local community has made her a nationally recognized Champion of Care. She will be honored by Johnson & Johnson...

2014-06-04 23:16:07

Local consulting firm focuses on small-to-medium medtech companies, and startups. WArwick, RI (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 Vital Now!, http://www.vitalnow.net, founded by Judy Isaacson in 2002 in Cambridge, MA, has relocated to 77 Missouri Drive, Warwick, RI 02886. Vital Now! is a full-service boutique medical marketing consulting firm. Prior to founding Vital Now!, Ms. Isaacson was Vice President of Marketing at Medical Support Systems, a Database Publishing Group Co. in Cambridge, MA. Here she...

2014-06-04 23:14:37

On June 20-23, 2014, U. S. Presidential Scholars alumni, who have received our nation's highest academic honor for high school seniors, will gather in Washington, DC, to celebrate the program's 50th anniversary. The U.S. Presidential Scholars program, established by Lyndon Johnson in 1964, has honored more than 6,000 of our nation's young men and women for their achievement, leadership, and community service. (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 On June 20-23, 2014, U. S. Presidential...

2014-06-02 20:24:01

PHILADELPHIA, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congressman Chaka Fattah (D-PA) will visit two regional health facilities focused on brain disease tomorrow, Tuesday, June 3. In between visits, he will also participate in Mastery Charter Schools' College Signing Day with 450 graduating seniors from around Philadelphia. The visits to Capital Health Regional in central New Jersey and Saint Joseph University's Kinney Center are part of Congressman Fattah's ongoing work to elevate...

2014-06-02 16:23:43

BALTIMORE, Md., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Agriculture Law Education Initiative has recently launched an Infoline phone number for the agricultural community to call. The Infoline phone number directs callers to legal information resources related to their agricultural operation. The Infoline, (410) 706-7377, is answered by staff at the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law. "A central goal of the Initiative is to assist in the preservation of...

2014-06-02 08:37:37

Have smart phones made us less smart? BOSTON, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The rising use of digital technology and the dangerous behavioral patterns that have emerged - including distracted driving/walking from talking and texting on their phones - was the theme of public relations campaigns presented by students from 13 countries and 6 continents this past weekend at Emerson College in Boston, Massachusetts. Sponsored by AB InBev, the winning group will present their campaign on...


Word of the Day
bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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