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2014-02-03 08:32:52

Ranging From Premium Home Appliances to Electronics to Air Conditioning Solutions, LG Innovations Take Center Stage in Show Village LAS VEGAS, Feb.

2013-07-17 23:20:01

fishbat, an award-winning social media agency, announces its support at Open Water Swim’s charity ocean swim event on Fire Island this Saturday. Bohemia, NY

2008-06-22 15:00:21

By Tim Bradner, Alaska Journal of Commerce, Anchorage Jun. 22--Joint venture partners Cook Inlet Region Inc. and California-based wind energy company enXco Inc. say they could begin preliminary site work this summer in preparation for a wind energy project on Fire Island.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.