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2014-03-27 16:24:14

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Studio Center Total Production, headquartered in Virginia Beach, Va., is pleased to announce the addition of Michael Seabolt to the position of Video Producer. Seabolt, a graduate of Frostburg State University and the Sheffield Institute of Recording Arts, has worked on projects for NBC, Lifetime, The Weather Channel, ABC and HGTV, to name just a few. He has also been involved in feature films, short films and music videos. An avid...

2014-03-21 12:21:09

- Majority of grants highlight African-American history and heritage programs in Virginia ORANGE, Va., March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At the lifelong home of President James Madison, where as many as 300 enslaved African-Americans once lived and worked, Dominion announced grants totaling more than $500,000 to support diversity initiatives in 2014. The majority of those funds will help highlight African-American history and heritage programs across Virginia. "The work about to be done at...

2014-03-18 23:34:07

Lake Prince Woods retirement community will offer World War II veterans an opportunity to hear about Honor Flight Historic Triangle Virginia, an organization whose goal is to take every WWII veteran in Hampton Roads to the war memorials in Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 Lake Prince Woods retirement community in conjunction with Medi Home Health will offer World War II veterans an opportunity to hear about Honor Flight Historic Triangle Virginia, an organization whose goal is to...

2014-02-21 12:28:57

CHESAPEAKE, Va., Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Cox Communications awarded $160,000 in grants to 25 non-profit organizations in Virginia through Cox Charities grants programs. The grants presented today are part of the nearly $8 million Cox contributes annually through cash and in-kind support to the communities where they do business. "Connecting with the communities we serve is an important part of our operations and is at the core of our company values," said Gary McCollum, senior...

2014-02-14 23:03:59

On February 6-7, 2014, Dominion Enterprises’ employees and students from local colleges and universities in Hampton Roads participated in Dominion’s second college Hackathon. This two-day event took place at Dominion’s headquarters in Norfolk. Norfolk, VA (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 On February 6-7, 2014, Dominion Enterprises’ employees and students from local colleges and universities in Hampton Roads participated in Dominion’s second college Hackathon. Dominion Enterprises has...

2014-02-14 16:22:06

DOVER, Del., Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) will host a conference call on Friday, March 7, 2014, at 10:30 a.m. ET to discuss the Company's financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2013. The earnings press release will be issued on Thursday, March 6, 2014, before the market opens. To participate in this call, dial 866.821.5457 and reference Chesapeake Utilities Corporation's 2013 Financial Results Conference...

2014-02-13 12:24:17

CHESAPEAKE, Va., Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Communications will celebrate African-American culture and contributions throughout February in recognition of Black History Month. Cox will be highlighting culturally relevant programming available OnDEMAND, featuring programming selections that focus on African-American history, documentaries that shed light on African-American triumphs, historical dramas, feature films, comedy and music. Additionally, Cox will be supporting...

2014-02-06 08:24:29

RICHMOND, Va., Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion Virginia Power and the Library of Virginia celebrated the leadership and accomplishments of eight outstanding African Americans during the second annual "Strong Men & Women in Virginia History" awards program held Wednesday at the Richmond Marriott. The program honors prominent African Americans, past and present, who have made significant contributions to the Commonwealth. "It is only fitting that we honor and showcase the...

2014-02-05 23:03:08

Dominion Enterprises, a leading marketing company, will host its 7th Hackathon on February 6 and 7, 2013 at their headquarters in Norfolk. This challenging event is designed for teams of local students to gain real world software development experience by collaborating and designing functional games and apps. Norfolk, VA (PRWEB) February 05, 2014 Dominion Enterprises, a leading marketing company, will host its 7th Hackathon on February 6 and 7, 2013 at their headquarters in Norfolk. This...

2013-12-31 23:22:58

Exchange USA is proud to announce the arrival of newer model Kindles to their already extensive lineup of technology-oriented lifestyle products. Military financing is applicable to these new Kindles, and is offered to all active duty military personnel. Hampton, VA (PRWEB) December 31, 2013 Exchange USA is proud to announce the arrival of newer model Kindles to their already extensive lineup of technology-oriented lifestyle products. Military financing is applicable to these new Kindles,...


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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