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2013-08-12 23:20:12

Toll Brothers Acquires Nearly 600 Acres in South Montgomery County for Future Luxury Master Planned Community Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 12, 2013 Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL), the nation’s leading builder of luxury homes and five-time Texas Builder of the Year, recently purchased nearly 600 acres in the growing northern quadrant of the Houston MSA, the second largest land contract in the area for the national home builder behind its previous acquisition in Montgomery County in...

2012-06-14 23:01:27

Onsharp announces the opening of an additional office near Houston in Sugar Land, Texas. Fargo, North Dakota (PRWEB) June 14, 2012 Onsharp, a web strategy, design and development company headquartered in Fargo, announces the opening of an additional office near Houston in Sugar Land, Texas. The expansion is made possible by the growing number of online marketing and development customers. Expansion was the next logical step for the growing company. Onsharp already serves many clients...

2012-05-28 23:00:51

Becker's Hospital Review is proud to announce the publication of its list, "100 Leaders of Great Hospitals," which recognizes the top executive at each of the hospitals in Becker's "100 Great Hospitals" list. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) May 28, 2012 Becker's Hospital Review is proud to announce the publication of its list, "100 Leaders of Great Hospitals," which recognizes the top executive at each of the hospitals in Becker's "100 Great Hospitals" list. The 100 leaders of the great hospitals...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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