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2013-01-14 23:02:17

Website provider FreeWebsite.com discusses uses of nail salon website templates. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 14, 2013 World leader in providing a professional online presence, FreeWebsite.com released an article detailing their nail salon website templates for those interested in creating a website for their business. In particular, the article discusses the variety of nail salon website templates available for those needing a website geared towards a specific type of client. As more and...

2010-08-16 01:58:00

BRUSSELS, August 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Europeana and European Schoolnet are pleased to invite teachers to build learning resources based on Europe's digital heritage, as part of this year's eLearning Awards (http://elearningawards.eun.org). Europeana.eu is Europe's online museum, library and archive. It brings together digitised content from Europe's cultural and scientific heritage organisations, and makes that content accessible to Europe's citizens and to the wider world. All...

2010-01-28 05:39:00

AMSTERDAM, January 28 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday 26 January 2010, the Routes Princess Margriet Award for Cultural Diversity was presented at the Royal Flemish Theatre in Brussels, Belgium. The awards, organised by the European Cultural Foundation (ECF), were presented by HRH Princess Margriet to two innovative voices in theatre, Borka Pavicevic and Stefan Kaegi, who have inspired direct communication between vast varieties of people. They each received a prize of EUR25,000 to support...

2010-01-14 11:50:00

AMSTERDAM, January 14 /PRNewswire/ -- On 26 January 2010 at the Royal Flemish Theatre http://www.kvs.be in Brussels, the Routes Award will be presented to international theatre-maker Stefan Kaegi, who is also known for being cofounder of the theatre-ensemble Rimini Protokol http://www.rimini-protokoll.de/website/en/index.php, and to Borka Pavicevic who as a cultural activist and founder of Belgrade's Centre for Cultural Decontamination (1995) http://www.czkd.org/aktuelno.php?lang=en has...

2009-12-10 08:59:00

AMSTERDAM, December 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The winners of this year's two Routes Awards are Borka Pavicevic, the cultural activist and founding Director of Belgrade's Centre for Cultural Decontamination, and Stefan Kaegi, the internationally-acclaimed Swiss theatre-maker. They will each receive their prize of EUR25,000 during the Awards' Ceremony on 26 January 2010 at the Royal Flemish Theatre (Koninklijke Vlaamse Schouwburg) in Brussels. Launched in 2008, the annual Routes Awards is a...

2009-10-21 08:48:00

AMSTERDAM, October 21 /PRNewswire/ -- - Young European Video Talent on Top European Cultural Foundation (ECF) organised the second StrangerFestival in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, and it was a great success! 1000 videos made by young video talents were uploaded on http://www.strangerfestival.com and competed on 17th of October in Amsterdam for the "StrangerFestival" and "theoneminutesjr." Awards. An international jury selected the best 35 videos from this pool and...

2009-07-16 06:31:00

DUBLIN, July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- - Boylepoker.com Sponsored Luke _FullFlush1_ Topped his Tricky Heat to Progress to October's Semi Final of the Poker Million VIII Controversial young British pro Luke _FullFlush1_Shcwartz yesterday beat out John Duthie, Tony G, Bill Edler, Mark Vos, and Mark Denmark to move into the semi finals of the Poker Million VIII in October. Last year the event was won by Boylepoker.com sponsored pro Marty Smyth and Schwartz, wearing the Boylepoker.com...

2009-04-20 12:02:09

Officials at UNESCO headquarters in Paris announced the launch of the World Digital Library on Monday. The library represents a massive collection of books, films, photographs and other materials from libraries across the globe. UNESCO's new library will become the world's third major digital library, behind Google's Book Search and the EU's Europeana. U.S. Librarian of Congress James H. Billington is credited with establishing the basis of the new digital library during a speech to the U.S....

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.