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2011-02-22 13:51:00

CONCORD, N.C., Feb. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Among the nearly 50 RVs they are bringing to the show, Tom Johnson Camping Center will debut new brands from Skyline RV, Forest River Inc., Coachmen and Gulfstream RV at the 21st Annual RV and Camping Show February 25-28 at the Charlotte Convention Center. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110222/CL52532LOGO ) New brands to debut include the Skyline Nomad which is a lightweight retro trailer with weights under 2800 pounds. The...

2008-12-19 11:10:00

MIDDLEBURY, Ind., Dec. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Coachmen Industries, Inc. (NYSE: COA) today announced the results of its Special Meeting of shareholders. "Coachmen shareholders overwhelmingly approved the agreement signed on November 20th for the sale of Coachmen's Recreation Vehicle business to Forest River, Inc. with a rate of over 99% in favor of the transaction," announced Rick Lavers, CEO of Coachmen. The sale was approved by Coachmen's board of directors last month....

2008-07-09 15:00:35

By John Kline, Goshen News, Ind. Jul. 9--Representatives of four Goshen-area RV manufacturers were to begin their testimony today before a U.S. House committee regarding concerns about elevated formaldehyde levels in their products. The four companies -- including Forest River of Elkhart, Gulf Stream of Nappanee, Keystone of Goshen and Pilgrim of Middlebury -- first came under the radar of the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Government oversight committee in...

Word of the Day
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.