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Head Of Roman God Found In Trash Heap
2013-07-04 10:35:59

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online As the Romans began to lose their grip on the European part of their empire in the second and third centuries AD, strange things were afoot, and a newly discovered carved stone head suggests Roman settlers living in England were beginning to embrace the local gods, according to UK archeologists. Alex Kirton, a freshman archeology student at Durham University, found the 1,800-year-old artifact in an ancient Roman rubbish heap in...

2013-07-01 23:19:51

Bay Fastening Systems issues a statement supporting the renovation of the Port Chester Hall train station in New York following a report by the Port Chester Patch that details the construction efforts. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) July 01, 2013 On July 1, Bay Fastening Systems issues a statement supporting Heartland Brewery’s renovation efforts at the historic Port Chester Hall train station in Port Chester, New York. Heartland Brewery currently owns and operates seven restaurants and brewpubs...

2013-06-06 23:03:46

Four elite athletes will race ElliptiGOs one mile on the track for a $2,000 purse Portland, OR (PRWEB) June 06, 2013 ElliptiGO Inc., creators of the world´s first elliptical bicycle, today announced that the 2013 Portland Track Festival will feature a one-mile ElliptiGO race on the running track. 2003 USA Steeplechase champion Steve Slattery will take on two-time USAT Duathlete of the Year Paul Thomas in the men´s division. The women´s division will feature 2011 USATF 25K...

2013-06-02 23:03:36

PUPILS at Penketh High School in Warrington had a huge surprise in their leavers assembly as they witnessed a shot-by-shot recreation of the YouTube hit video ℠Gangnam Style´ starring their Head Teacher and subject teachers! (PRWEB) June 02, 2013 Warrington based Penketh High School´s parody of Gangnam Style features over 50 teachers who have given up their own time before and after school to create the film as a celebration of the school´s success over the past twelve...

2013-05-16 23:33:18

Linda Schaler takes over as firm president; Elyse Barbell named COO. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 16, 2013 Leading executive search firm Stephen-Bradford Search is pleased to announce the promotion of Managing Director Linda Schaler to President of the organization. Ms. Schaler, who worked with several prominent advertising agencies prior to joining Stephen Bradford in 2001, will continue to be responsible for leading the firm´s Advertising/Media and Marketing practices, as well. “I...

2013-05-03 23:02:50

National Moving Company to Host Hospitality Tent at National Rowing Event in Seattle. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) May 03, 2013 Gentle Giant Moving Company, an award-winning local and long distance mover, today announced its sponsorship of the Windermere Cup Regatta, a national rowing event celebrating its 27th anniversary this year. The moving company, with locations in Seattle, Wash. and eight other states, will host a hospitality tent for Windermere Real Estate agents and their guests. This is...


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Canvey Island Monster
2013-08-01 12:07:38

In November 1953, a carcass of a strange looking creature washed up on the shore of Canvey Island, England. Another carcass was found in August 1954. The Canvey Island Monster was the name given to this creature. The 1953 carcass was 2.4 feet in length with bulging eyes, gills, and thick reddish brown skin. Its feet were shaped like a horseshoe with five toes, but lacked arms and hands. The remains were considered no threat so it was cremated. The second carcass was similar in looks but...

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Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.