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2012-08-27 23:00:20

Determining the best vacuum cleaner for college can be difficult; eVacuumStore.com has released a list of the 10 best vacuums for college dorms. Quincy, MA (PRWEB) August 26, 2012 If you or your son or daughter are heading to school in the fall, you've already started stocking up on dorm-room essentials. However one of the most important college necessities is often overlooked - a great vacuum cleaner. Searching for the right cleaner can be tedious and exhausting if you aren't sure what to...

2012-03-15 07:00:00

10Rate.com editors and reviewers rate and review the 2012 best Vacuum Cleaners on a scale of 1 to 10 Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) March 15, 2012 10Rate reviewers and staff selected 10 of the best Vacuums for 2012, assigning each a numerical rating as well as awarding three models that stood out for quality, value, and budget. Suction performance was the primary consideration given in this Vacuum Cleaners Top 10 list, and other testing that affected the ratings were based on the following...

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2012-01-06 04:51:43

At the 2012 CES, NSF partners to launch Eureka Park featuring breakthroughs just out of the laboratory At the world's largest consumer electronics tradeshow in Las Vegas, Nevada this year, 2012 CES®, a new TechZone--an assemblage of technology markets grouped together--will be unveiled. Called Eureka Park, the TechZone will feature start-up companies and technologies that are only now emerging from research and development supported by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and various...

2011-12-15 08:00:00

Six Western Towns Welcome Travelers to Nevada's Historical Pony Express Territory with Experiences known as down and dirty and/or historic and modest. Pony Express Territory, NV (PRWEB) December 15, 2011 While many people visit Nevada for its ornate casinos, flashy shows and energy charged night life, another realm of opportunities exist often described as down and dirty or historic and modest. For 2012, there are six key attractions in northern Nevadaâs Pony Express Territory...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'