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2014-07-14 08:21:18

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Automotive News released its "40 Under 40" list today, recognizing 40 noteworthy automotive professionals under 40 years old. Among those selected were three associates from AutoNation (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer: Adil Elomri, General Manager, AutoNation Nissan Arapahoe, Denver, Colorado; Tania Eubanks, General Manager, AutoNation Ford Gulf Freeway, Dallas, Texas; and Brian Feldman, AutoNation Senior Director...

2014-07-10 08:31:53

Premier personal finance website GOBankingRates highlights City County CU for its support of underserved college-bound students; those who aspire for careers that are critical for society and are often overlooked at scholarship time FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GOBankingRates commends its client City County Credit Union for awarding two Broward County seniors $500 scholarships through its partnership with Kiwanis Club of Lauderdale Lakes. As a leading personal finance...

2014-07-08 08:31:55

Grant to help develop advanced cancer care center ATLANTA, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The James M. Cox Foundation announced a $500,000 grant to help support the Cleveland Clinic Florida's Capital Campaign, which will create a technologically-advanced cancer center to provide holistic supportive care. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140707/124870 "Cox Enterprises has a strong presence in Florida through its automotive, media and broadband communications divisions," said Cox...

2014-07-08 08:21:20

Third Consecutive Year that AutoNation Tops List FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation (NYSE: AN), America's largest auto retailer, announced today that 12 of its stores have been named in Automotive News' top 100 list of "Best Dealerships to Work For." For the third year in a row, AutoNation has more stores on the list than any other dealership group in the country. AutoNation Honda South Corpus Christi, Corpus Christi, TexasAutoNation Chevrolet...

2014-07-01 20:20:26

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sun Trolley's Beach Link and Las Olas Link will operate on July 4, 2014 providing a connection to the City of Fort Lauderdale's 4(th) of July Spectacular. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140701/123840 The 4(th) of July Spectacular is a family-friendly event featuring fireworks, live music, beach games and more. To help families avoid beach traffic, the Sun Trolley is offering cost-effective services to the event. Both routes...

2014-06-17 23:01:40

NSU's Graduate School of Computer and Information Sciences Hosts Admissions Open House, Saturday, June 28 from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. in Fort Lauderdale-Davie, Fla. Fort Lauderdale-Davie, FL (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 Nova Southeastern University’s Graduate School of Computer and Information Sciences to Host Admissions Open House WHO: Nova Southeastern University’s Graduate School of Computer and Information Sciences (GSCIS) hosts several events throughout the year to provide...

2014-06-05 23:15:10

Dyce Kimura offers a promotion in June to those who want to take Fort Lauderdale singing lessons and guitar lessons. He is giving a 50% discount off the first lesson to those who sign up for training in both voice and guitar. Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 Dyce Kimura has spent the majority of his life developing his vocal and guitar talents and has been performing and teaching Fort Lauderdale guitar lessons and singing lessons for more than 25 years. “The fact that I can...

2014-06-02 23:05:18

North Miami is the second of three MD Now Urgent Care Centers planned to open in Miami-Dade in 2014. West Palm Beach, Fla. (PRWEB) June 02, 2014 MD Now Medical Centers, the leading and fastest growing urgent care company in Florida, will open its 18th location on Monday, June 2, at 12555 Biscayne Boulevard in North Miami. The new 4,300 square foot facility gives area residents and visitors a second state-of-the-art urgent care center in Miami-Dade County. A third center is slated to open...

2014-06-01 23:02:41

Dyce Kimura, teacher of Fort Lauderdale singing lessons and guitar lessons, is offering a promotion in June to students on summer vacation. School students who sign up for a package deal of ten lessons receive a $100 discount. Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) June 01, 2014 Musician Dyce Kimura began teaching Fort Lauderdale singing lessons and guitar lessons to people of all ages, but he recognizes that starting a skill at a young age can help a student learn that skill faster. Learning music...

2014-05-29 20:22:05

FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The contribution of the Seminole Indians to Florida is something William Riddle thinks has been long overlooked. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140529/92297 To correct that oversight, Riddle, the director of the Venetian Arts Society, in partnership with the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society, will host two events: an exhibition on June 5, 2014 from 7 to 9 p.m. at Stranahan Landing and a lecture on June 9, 2014 from 6 to 7...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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