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2014-06-19 12:25:57

41 Gubernatorial Spouses and 4 Governors promote the importance of summer reading by hosting reading events in their states; Scholastic donates 500 books per state on their behalf NEW YORK, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Governors and Governors' Spouses have pledged to help spread the important message about children reading over the summer by signing on as Reading Ambassadors for the 2014 Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge, a free, global reading program that motivates children to read...

2014-05-21 23:11:41

Eight hundred thousand children are reported missing in America each year, or more than 2,000 each day. To address this critical issue, The National Crime Prevention Council (Home to McGruff the Crime Dog®), Nevada’s First Lady, and AlertID are teaming up to raise awareness and offer innovative mobile technologies to help protect children. Arlington, VA, and Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 Eight hundred thousand children are reported missing in America each year, or more than...

2014-04-01 12:31:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania First Lady Susan Corbett today announced the start of spring tour season at the Governor's Residence in Harrisburg and the opening of the latest art exhibition, "Traditions of Excellence: Selected Artwork by the Faculty and Alumni of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts." "The governor and I are pleased to partner with the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts to present this exhibition of stunning, contemporary...

2014-02-24 20:23:36

WASHINGTON, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- America's non-alcoholic beverage industry applauds First Lady Michelle Obama's common-sense efforts to strengthen school wellness policies, including support for aligning food and beverage signage in schools to reflect what is allowed under U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) regulations. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140207/MM61579LOGO) "Mrs. Obama's efforts to continue to strengthen school wellness make sense for the...

2014-02-04 23:20:35

In response to an article published by Politico.com, Gabriel Pediatrics applauds the First Lady and Subway Restaurants for creating mass awareness about the severity of childhood obesity and what can be done to control it. New York, NY (PRWEB) February 04, 2014 Gabriel Pediatrics responds to an article published on January 23 by Politico.com, which discusses the partnership between the First Lady and Subway Restaurants that has been formed in order to create mass awareness about the...

2014-01-28 23:01:05

WTS International, the association for the global advancement of women in transportation, is celebrating the news that General Motors CEO Mary Barra and trucking company founder Andra Rush will be seated in First Lady Michele Obama's box for President Obama’s State of the Union Address tonight. Washington, DC (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 WTS International, the association for the global advancement of women in transportation, is celebrating the news that General Motors CEO Mary Barra...

2013-10-10 23:29:32

OMGStorage.com applauds the First Lady Michelle Obama’s message about the value of girls being involved in Girl Scouts. The First Lady talks about how the girls gain confidence and leadership skills they need to succeed in school and in life. North Miami Beach, FL (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 OMGStorage.com applauds the First Lady Michelle Obama’s message about the value of girls being involved in Girl Scouts. The First Lady talks about how the girls gain confidence and leadership skills...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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