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2014-07-22 08:29:05

London - October 2014 LONDON, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today VisitLondon.com, the NSPCC and STUDIOCANAL announced THE PADDINGTON TRAIL. Designed by a host of artists, designers and celebrities, 50 Paddington Bear statues will be placed across the capital, taking in museums, parks, shops and landmarks in an exciting and inspiring trail, with a colourful, Paddington inspired flavour. The Paddington Trail will track the ursine traveller's favourite places in London whilst...

2014-07-22 08:28:40

LOS ANGELES, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Back Lot Music has released the soundtrack from the upcoming motion picture Lucy on all major digital retail outlets, it was announced today. The album features new music by composer Eric Serra and the original end title song "Sister Rust" by Damon Albarn, written specifically for the action-thriller that is in theatres this Friday. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140722/129144 From La Femme Nikita and The Professional to The...

2014-07-22 08:28:37

Music Label, Production and Publishing Company Bolsters Catalog With Content from More Than a Dozen Labels WESTMINSTER, Calif., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lang Van, owner of the world's largest catalog of Vietnamese music, announces the acquisition of the catalogs of what are considered the "four pillars" from the Golden Era of Vietnamese music: Che Linh, Nhat Truong, Duy Khanh, and Hung Cuong. The brand is now exclusively representing 90% of major Vietnamese record labels and sub-labels,...

2014-07-22 08:28:35

World Renowned Director Creates Band, Brand, and "Ball and Chain" NEW YORK, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tom DiCillo and his band, The Black and Blue Orkestre, have released "Ball and Chain," a music video that accompanies the release of their new album, Hurt Me Tender. The Black and Blue Orkestre is comprised of DiCillo and musicians Grog Rox (Die So Fluid) in Los Angeles, and Will Crewdson (Rachel Stamp, Adam Ant) in the UK. The album, Hurt Me Tender is available on iTunes....

2014-07-22 08:28:23

BOCA RATON, Fla., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Multiple Sclerosis Foundation, a national foundation with headquarters in Fort Lauderdale, is heading to Boca Raton for this year's "Boca's Got Talent." Sponsored by Plum Productions, the event at the Dubliner in Mizner Park is part of Boca Festival Days to provide talent with a lifetime of "bragging rights." On Monday, August 4 at 5:30p.m. 13-year-old fiddle marvel Maggie Baugh will judge and perform. Baugh recently played...

2014-07-22 08:27:28

SAN DIEGO, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Country Rebel Clothing Co. is a new apparel and entertainment brand that offers something for every country music fan. Whether someone is looking for country style clothing for festivals and concerts, wants to catch up on some of the greatest country tunes around, or wants the chance to win some free goodies, CountryRebel.com is the place to go. Country fans can finally get a blast from the past with some of the the best George Strait...

2014-07-22 08:27:09

TORONTO, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Collingwood Elvis Festival, the world's largest Elvis celebration, has launched an advertising campaign to attract new Elvis fans to the five-day festival. The campaign features a series of Elvis Presley-inspired out-of-home posters, ambient stunts and installations, newspaper ads, as well as a social media campaign. Posters and newspaper ads feature various Elvis Presley vinyl records, laser-cut into the shape of each song's subject matter....

2014-07-22 08:27:02

Custom Fundraising Solutions Reinvents School Fundraising Model and Gives Back over $8 Million Dollars CLEVELAND, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Custom Fundraising Solutions, a company founded 8 years ago in Cleveland, Ohio, is taking traditional fundraising models to the mats...mattresses, that is, and for no better reason but to give back to the kids. President & founder, Joe Matejka spent his early career in the fundraising business peddling everything from popcorn to...

2014-07-22 08:26:54

New Divergent App Launches Today Featuring Premium Content and Interactive Experiences For Xfinity Customers SANTA MONICA, Calif. and PHILADELPHIA, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF) and Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA, CMCSK) today announced the expansion of their partnership to create uniquely immersive multi-platform experiences for digital consumers, beginning with the launch of an app for the motion picture Divergent....

2014-07-22 08:26:24

LAUREL, Md., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Laurel, MD - July 22, 2014: Cynthia Loving aka Lil' Mo has signed her first book deal with Next Level Publishing. The Godmother of R&B and Hip-hop is getting set to release the highly anticipated book entitled "Taming Lil' Mo". Releasing this fall, the book is being hailed as a part memoir and part tell-all that uncovers the provocative life of one of the industry's most successful artists. Her best known feature credits are with...


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Beast of Bray Road
2014-04-22 14:12:17

Beast of Bray Road The Beast of Bray Road is a cryptid roaming the area of Elkhorn, Wisconsin and from northern Illinois to Vancouver Island, Canada. It has been labeled as werewolf in local news articles but has never been observed transforming from human to a wolf. It has been described in various accounts as being bear-like, resembling Bigfoot and wolf-like and being able to walk on two legs. Its size varies from two to four feet tall when on all four legs, and around seven feet tall...

Chalmers Touring 1922
2014-02-21 10:51:47

Chalmers-Detroit was an automobile company formed in 1908 when Hugh Chalmers bought out the Thomas-Detroit company. It was renamed to Chalmers in 1911. During the 1910s the company thrived but the post-WWI recession of the 1920s caused the company to merge with the Maxwell Automobile Company. In 1923, Chalmers ended all vehicle production. The brand is owned by Chrysler. Chalmers were considered to be an expensive car for that era. The 30 Touring and the 30 Roadster both sold for $1,500...

Lloyd Alexander, 1959
2014-01-31 13:04:08

The North German Automobile and Engine company was founded in 1908 as a German brand of vehicle owned by Norddeutsche Lloyd, a shipping company. It was located in Bremen and the vehicles produced were branded with the Lloyd name. The first cars produced were license-built Krieger electric vehicles with a few petrol-powered vehicles as well. In 1914 they merged with Hansa and became Hansa-Lloyd Werke AG. Most of the vehicles produced had the Hansa name. The Hansa-Lloyd name was on...

Mothman
2013-11-27 10:34:33

The mothman is a legendary creature that was first reported with sightings from November 12, 1966 through December 15, 1967 in the Point Pleasant area of West Virginia. On November 16, 1966, the local newspaper published a report of two couples seeing the creature. It was described as a large white winged man with glowing red eyes. The wings had a ten-foot span and it followed their car as they drove outside of town, according to their report. Over the period from the initial sighting...

Merman
2013-11-27 10:02:14

The merman is a mythological creature said to inhabit the oceans of the world. There are many different adaptations of this creature, depending on which culture the myth comes from. The behavior of the merman varies with each culture. Some have been known to summon storms that sink ships and some are wise teachers. The merman is also said to attract female humans with their singing and melodies. The description of the merman also varies, but most include the upper body being of a man...

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  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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