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2013-11-21 23:33:36

Rotarians across the globe are extending a helping hand, or more specifically, a helping dollar, to the Relief Aid in the Philippines. The Rotary Club in Bridgewater, in cooperation with Doctors without Borders, has pledged $1000 and challenges it's fellow Rotarians to do the same. Bridgewater, NS (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 The Rotary Club of Bridgewater & District in Nova Scotia, has contributed $1,000 to help desperate people in the Philippines who, as a result of the...

2013-10-22 23:27:37

The Illinois Activities Professional Association (IAPA) awarded its annual Dorene Award for outstanding contribution to the profession to Sharon Wagner, activities specialist at Westminster Place, a Presbyterian Homes continuing care retirement community in Evanston, IL, at its annual conference in Springfield, IL. Evanston, IL (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 The Illinois Activities Professional Association (IAPA) awarded its annual Dorene Award to Sharon Wagner, activities specialist at...

2013-10-03 23:36:37

Washington, D.C. Company and Center for Independent Futures host a presentation in Maryland designed to help families with special needs plan and create community based housing options for adults with disabilities Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 03, 2013 The staff of M&L are very excited to make the following announcement: On Saturday, October 12, 2013 M&L Special Needs Planning, LLC will be hosting a housing planning workshop that will feature a presentation by the Center for...

2013-09-23 23:30:26

Presbyterian Homes' retirement communities announce a new wellness program for older adults based on seven dimensions of wellness that contribute to healthy living while emphasizing individual choice. Evanston, IL (PRWEB) September 23, 2013 Presbyterian Homes, a not-for-profit, faith-based owner-operator of three continuing care retirement communities on Chicago’s North Shore and in the northwest suburbs, is announcing “Choices: A Program for Living Well,” a new initiative based...

2013-09-17 23:29:19

Presbyterian Homes has implemented a module of the LivHOME CarMonitor® remote care service, a web-based touch screen system that provides medication reminders and social engagement tools for older adults in their homes. The system is being piloted among independent residents to extend their ability to live independently. Evanston, IL (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 Presbyterian Homes, a not-for-profit, faith-based owner-operator of three continuing care retirement communities on...

2013-09-17 23:00:56

The Grid Earth Project is working with Rotary Clubs across the country to bring light to families living off the grid. (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 Nearly one quarter of the world population lives without access to electricity or safe light. As a result millions suffer from burn injuries each year. Most of them are children. These families see by kerosene lamps, candles and open flames indoors, all of which are dangerous and toxic. According to the World Health Organization respiratory...

2013-08-29 23:17:56

Craig Campbell, a local insurance agent is awarded “Rotarian of the Year” by the Fort Collins Breakfast Club for 2012-2013. Fort Collins, CO (PRWEB) August 29, 2013 This prestigious award was given to Craig for his dedication and expertise as the Fort Collins Rotary Club's Treasurer, a position he has held for the last four years. Craig Campbell said, “I am very honored to receive this award. I have been an active member of the Rotary Club for twenty-three years and have held a...

2013-08-20 23:25:15

Lake Forest Place, a continuing care retirement community, recently celebrated its 15th anniversary with a garden party dinner dance. Two "pioneer" couples reflect on why they moved to Lake Forest Place and how they feel about their decision today. Evanston, IL (PRWEB) August 20, 2013 Lake Forest Place, a Presbyterian Homes continuing care retirement community in Lake Forest, IL, celebrated its 15th anniversary on Thursday, August 15, 2013, with an evening garden party of dinner...


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mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.