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2014-05-06 16:30:43

Hamm Named Residence Inn's "2014 Resident Mom of the Year" BETHESDA, Md., May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Soccer star Mia Hamm may be an icon for a generation of women, a two-time Olympic Gold Medalist and a committed philanthropist heading her own foundation, but ask this 42-year old superstar to name her favorite role and the answer is soccer mom, hands down. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131016/PH98539LOGO Today in New York, Residence Inn by Marriott kicked off its...

2010-07-13 08:00:00

PARIS, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Carrier Corp., the world's leader in high technology heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration solutions, continues to have success with its CO2OLtec(TM) technology, having been selected as a supplier for the new Handelshof Cash & Carry store in Hamm, Germany. This new store is a milestone for Handelshof, as it will be the first store in its chain to install a sustainable and energy efficient CO2OLtec refrigeration system along with a fully integrated...

2010-05-24 10:21:00

BRIGHTON, Mich., May 24 /PRNewswire/ -- LifeSecure Insurance Company, a Michigan-based long-term care insurance industry leader, today announced the appointment of Douglas Hamm as Vice President of Sales. In his new role, Hamm will focus on driving the company's national sales strategies as well as directly contribute to the development of distribution initiatives to accelerate its market growth. "We are pleased to have Doug join the LifeSecure team," said Lisa Wendt, president and CEO...

2009-10-27 07:00:00

ENID, Okla., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hiland Partners, LP (Nasdaq: HLND) and Hiland Holdings GP, LP (Nasdaq: HPGP) announced today that each company will adjourn its special meeting of unitholders scheduled for this morning. The meetings are being adjourned to allow the boards of directors and conflicts committees additional time to consider the previously announced proposals made by Harold Hamm, on behalf of certain of his affiliates, to increase the merger consideration payable...

2008-08-30 15:00:24

BRUNSWICK - John Ater, a well-known midcoast area comedian and a regular at Portland's Comedy Connections, will host The Theater Project's "Yucks for Bucks" comedy benefit Saturday, Sept. 6. The performance will feature a guest appearance by Tuck Tucker before headliner and local favorite George Hamm takes the stage. "We're so excited to have these guys perform at The Theater Project," said Executive Director Wendy Poole. "We do comedy all the time here, but stand-up is a whole different...

2008-08-29 12:01:12

RWE Power has begun construction of a new 1,600MW hard coal power plant in Hamm in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia. The twin-unit power station is expected to go on stream by mid-2011 or early 2012. The units will be able to supply around seven million people with electricity. This E2 billion plant is expected to have an efficiency rate of 46%, which is about 30% higher than older generation power plants. It also means that carbon emissions for the same amount of electricity...

Word of the Day
  • 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.'