Latest Greater Houston Stories

2011-09-09 17:00:00

European Wax Center makes Inc. 500 list of fastest-growing private companies, comes in at #82 Houston, TX (PRWEB) September 09, 2011 European Wax Center recently made the Inc. 500 list of the fastest-growing private companies. The privately owned company came in as the #1 fastest growing franchise and the #82 fastest growing privately owned company in the country. Judd Miller, European Wax Centerâs very first regional developer, is not surprised. When talking about the recent...

2011-08-29 07:00:00

ServerMonkey, Comp-U-Dopt provide computer equipment to Texas children Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 29, 2011 ServerMonkey, a provider of new and refurbished servers and networking equipment, announced that it has partnered with Houston-based Comp-U-Dopt to provide computer monitors and equipment to children and students in need in the Houston area. Founded in 2007 by John Osha, Comp-U-Dopt is a non-profit organization that provides computers and technology education to children in underserved...

2011-08-26 12:30:00

Hosts anniversary celebration at local YMCA Pearland, TX (PRWEB) August 26, 2011 First Choice ER, the largest operator of freestanding emergency rooms in the state of Texas, is proud to announce the four-year anniversary of its Pearland emergency room. To celebrate, First Choice ER will hold a public party at the Vic Coppinger Family YMCA. The event will be held Wednesday, August 31 from 4:30 - 7:30 pm and features food, games and prizes. The first 100 children and adults will receive a...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.