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2013-10-08 23:29:50

Five hundred seats have been set aside for those directly affected by devastating floods. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 Best-selling mantra singers Deva Premal & Miten are reaching out to people who have been severely affected by the recent flooding along the Colorado Front Range. Five hundred tickets for their MantraFest concert at Boulder’s Macky Auditorium are being offered at no charge to those whose homes or businesses have been directly affected by last month’s...

2013-09-17 23:29:08

The Electronic Security Association (ESA) provides tips for creating emergency preparedness plans. Irving, Texas (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 Life can change on a dime by either moving in a more positive, joyful direction or through an emergency that causes trauma or even tragedy. While you can take steps to help prevent some negative situations such as burglary or fire from occurring in your home, some events are unavoidable. Fortunately, you can reduce the risk of injuries, property...

2013-09-12 23:22:11

Massachusetts has been in the middle of countless storms this month and flash floods are becoming an all too common problem for homeowners. Chatham, MA (PRWEB) September 12, 2013 Labor Day weekend and the first few days of September have proven to be wet and stormy for Central and Eastern Massachusetts. As a result, flash flood warnings have been issued repeatedly for most of the state, reported the Boston Globe on September 2, 2013. Between the humidity, the wind gusts, hail and heavy...

2013-09-10 23:18:45

Wilderness Survival Gear, a leading source for emergency preparedness information and supplies, is proud to support National Preparedness Month during the month of September. Albany, OR (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 September is National Preparedness Month, the month where the American public are reminded to be prepared for anything. The focus is placed on home and family preparedness, businesses being ready for anything, and school-aged children being prepared. During September every year,...

2013-09-09 23:21:15

A donation of up to one thousand dollars will be gifted to The BackStoppers Inc. based on attendance during Elliott’s Upcoming Mobile Solutions™ Emergency Response Preparedness Webinar. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) September 09, 2013 Elliott Data Systems, Inc., an expert in the development and integration of the Mobile Solutions™ line of identification and accountability solutions for Emergency Response, today announced that on behalf of National Preparedness Month Elliott will donate $5...

2013-08-29 23:19:16

Boone County (MO) Fire Protection District (BCFPD) has begun utilizing new mobile technology that locates and dispatches its volunteer firefighters and EMTs to nearby incidents in order to reduce fire department response times. The system, developed by NowForce, locates and dispatches nearby potential responders, thereby shortening the time between when a 9-1-1 call is placed and when a fire/rescue unit arrives. Columbia, MO and Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 29, 2013 Closest available...


Word of the Day
conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin