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2014-04-17 08:25:59

ATLANTA, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Creative Momentum, a full-service creative and digital marketing agency specializing in custom website design and development, has been named a Gold Level winner in the Horizon Interactive Awards Competition. This international competition highlights the "best of the best" in interactive media production. "It's always an honor to receive a Gold award like this for our portfolio," says Carl Widdowson, CEO of the Creative Momentum. "Our focus...

2014-04-17 08:25:56

Bolsters Executive Team, Names SGN and Myspace Co-Founder Colin Digiaro, President LOS ANGELES, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Woven, today announced it has acquired men's news and entertainment destination, UPROXX. The acquisition will further enable Woven to build on its leadership position as the premier advertising and content platform targeted to the 18 to 34 years-old male. Woven also announced the appointment of Colin Digiaro as President. In this newly created role, Digiaro...

2014-04-17 08:25:54

LOS ANGELES, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PromaxBDA, the leading global association for promotion, marketing and design professionals in the entertainment industry, today announced Robert Rodriguez will join Tom Freston and Shane Smith as a Keynote speaker at PromaxBDA: The Conference 2014, June 10-12 at the New York Hilton Midtown. The annual event is the one and only place marketing, promotion and design executives in the entertainment industry gather as a global community to...

2014-04-17 08:25:41

WATCH THE FIRST EPISODE: http://www.comedycatalyst.com HOLLYWOOD, Calif., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Comedy Catalyst, a leading webportal for original comedic webseries, announced today the world wide release of its scripted series Roomiez, and its first episode entitled "Dog F*ckers Anonymous." It premieres today, April 17th, on Youtube and Funny or Die. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140417/75931 "Roomiez" is a web series about German comedian and former...

2014-04-17 08:25:38

NEW YORK, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today "UFO" launches into the national outlets and high profile internet outlets (MTV, VH1, LOGO, Much Music, Music Choice, Revolt TV, Havoc TV, HuffingtonPost.com, RollingStone.com, MTV.com...) A worldwide orbit. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/mnr/7157451-cole-phoenix-new-music-album-ufo Cole Phoenix spreads ethereal wings (literally) in this futuristic music video set in...

2014-04-17 08:25:30

Thomas Nelson and Zondervan novelists receive a combined total of four 2014 Christy Awards nominations NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HarperCollins Christian Publishing is pleased to announce that the following Thomas Nelson and Zondervan novelists have been named finalists in the 15(th) Annual Christy Awards: -- "Rosemary Cottage" by Colleen Coble (Thomas Nelson) in Contemporary Romance/Suspense -- "Once Upon a Prince" by Rachel Hauck (Zondervan) in...

2014-04-17 08:25:17

Ticketability.com announces an inventory of Eric Church tickets for sale at discounted prices for upcoming concerts with Dwight Yoakam. The "Outsiders World Tour" will likely sell out in primary markets, so many fans will secure their Eric Church tour tickets from established secondary market ticket providers. OSHKOSH, Wis., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Ticketability.com has Eric Church tickets for sale at lower costs that fans can obtain safely and easily on the website....

2014-04-17 08:25:09

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates and WASHINGTON, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- My-HD and Herring Networks, Inc. today announced the launch of three channels, namely One America News Network, AWE, and AWE 3D on My-HD's video direct-to-home platform. The Herring Networks channels launched on My HD across the Middle East and North Africa. Cliff Nelson, CEO of My-HD stated, "We're pleased to further enhance the programming offering on My-HD with the addition of these three quality...

2014-04-17 08:24:53

More than 70 Acts--From Lionel Richie and Ringo Starr to The Band Perry and CeeLo Green VIENNA, Va., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts announces the complete schedule of shows in its highly anticipated 2014 Summer season. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/mnr/7164651-wolf-trap-foundation-announces-2014-summer-season70-new-returning-acts "We are proud to present an...

2014-04-17 08:23:53

Executive Conference Call to be Held at 10 a.m. Eastern on May 1 SUGAR LAND, Texas, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CVR Partners, LP (NYSE: UAN), a manufacturer of ammonia and urea ammonium nitrate (UAN) solution fertilizer products, today announced that it will release its 2014 first quarter results and announce its cash distribution on Thursday, May 1, before the open of New York Stock Exchange trading. Chief Executive Officer Jack Lipinski and other executives will host a...


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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...

Mongolian death worm
2013-11-27 09:51:18

The Mongolian death worm is a cryptid that is claimed to inhabit the Gobi Desert. It lives underground in hibernation except for the months of June and July. It will surface from its underground habitat when it rains and soaks the ground. It is alleged to kill its prey from a distance. It either sprays an acidic venom that dissolves anything it touches, or by an electrical discharge. According to legend, touching the worm will cause severe pain or instant death. Locals have claimed that...

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