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2014-04-23 16:29:12

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) will host a review of its Medical Devices & Diagnostics business for the investment community beginning at 9:30 a.m. (Eastern Time) on Thursday, May 22, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in New Brunswick, New Jersey and ending at approximately 2:30 p.m. Dominic J. Caruso, Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer will host the meeting which will feature presentations by Johnson &...

2014-04-23 12:22:49

Is Bridgeton, Missouri the Tip of the Toxic Landfill Iceberg? WASHINGTON, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the Teamsters released a report that details the escalating costs to the public and investors for Republic Services, Inc's [NYSE: RSG] mismanagement of its Bridgeton/West Lake Superfund landfill in Bridgeton, Mo. The nuclear waste remediation has already cost Republic Services $219 million and may cost much more if the Army Corps of Engineers takes over the...

2014-04-21 23:03:26

Largest traditional celebration of India's festival of Colors in the tri-state area. Over 2,000 in attendance including community and international leaders. Jersey City, NJ (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 CarePoint Health was proud to be a key sponsor for the sixth annual Holi Hai festival held in Jersey City on March 22, 2014. Holi Hai, known as the festival of colors, is a traditional celebration of Indian and Hindu culture. Over 2,000 people attended the event at the Owen Grundy Pier at...

2014-04-17 23:08:02

The Paramus Stigma Free Zone is holding a Town Hall meeting to open a conversation on mental illness. Paramus, NJ (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 To help raise awareness about mental illness within the community, the Paramus Stigma-Free Zone is holding a Town Hall Meeting: “Let’s Talk”. This is an opportunity for the community to get involved and become part of the solution to the mental health crisis. The Paramus Stigma-Free Zone task force operates on the premise that healthy communication...

2014-04-11 16:20:29

Proposal Raises Many Substantial Issues that Should Be of Residents' Concern NEWARK, N.J., April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lower Passaic River Study Area Cooperating Parties Group (CPG) is disappointed the EPA has released its Focused Feasibility Study (FFS) and Proposed Plan, a massive, impractical, and disruptive bank-to-bank remedy for the lower eight miles of the River. EPA's proposal raises a number of substantial issues that should cause concern among affected communities...

2014-04-10 23:22:23

Three gifts of $5,000 each provided to worthy non-profits in Hudson County. The organizations will use funds on projects to help young people and seniors. Hudson County, NJ (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 The CarePoint Health Foundation has awarded three local organizations $5,000 each to fund important projects to help young people and senior citizens in Hudson County. The three non-profit groups that received the donations were AngelaCARES, Concordia Learning Center and New City Kids. The...

2014-04-08 23:03:12

CarePoint Health is proud to announce that Bayonne Medical Center and Hoboken University Medical Center's Transitional Care Units (TCU) were recently named two of the best nursing homes in the state of New Jersey by US News and World Report. Hudson County, NJ (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 CarePoint Health is proud to announce that Bayonne Medical Center and Hoboken University Medical Center's Transitional Care Units (TCU) were recently named two of the best nursing homes in the state of...

2014-04-07 23:00:48

Horizon encourages public, employers to participate in eighth annual Walk @ Lunch Day Newark, NJ (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 On Wednesday, April 30, hundreds of Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey employees from office locations around the state will take part in the Eighth Annual National Walk @ Lunch Day. As a state-wide organizer for this national health and wellness event, Horizon BCBSNJ is also encouraging employers and public officials throughout New Jersey to support and take...

2014-03-11 23:01:32

New interactive resource allows members to develop their own health program and get rewarded for doing so. Newark, NJ (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 Everyone wants to be active and stay healthy, but it’s not always easy to get started and stay motivated. Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey members have new online tools, with financial incentives to encourage them to start and continue a program to meet their personal health goals. A new interactive health and wellness website –...

2014-03-07 08:25:10

SHENZHEN, China, March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mindray Medical International Limited ("Mindray", NYSE: MR), a leading developer, manufacturer, and marketer of medical devices worldwide, announced today that, in accordance with NYSE rules, holders of record of Mindray ADSs at the close of business on March 14, 2014 are entitled to the recently declared dividend ($0.50 per ordinary share). Each Mindray ADS corresponds to one ordinary share. The record date for Mindray's ordinary shares...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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