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2014-07-01 23:12:43

The hearth and home product company was recently announced as a recipient of the Better Business Challenge in Charlottesville, VA for their energy efficiency within their facility. Madison, VA (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 Plow & Hearth, a trusted national catalog, retail, and internet company specializing in unique, enduring home and lifestyle products, was recently announced as a Charlottesville Area Better Business Challenge award winner. The challenge culminated after a 10-month long...

2014-04-15 23:14:16

As a testament to the company’s commitment to the environment, Plow & Hearth will take action to rejuvenate local monarch butterfly populations and host additional Earth Day activities on April 22 at its headquarters in Madison, Virginia. Madison, VA (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 This upcoming Earth Day, April 22, Plow & Hearth will promote environmental responsibility by planting milkweed and inviting a number of local educational organizations to its headquarters in the Blue Ridge...

Prehistoric Hearth Provides Evidence That Early Humans Used Fire 300,000 Years Ago
2014-01-28 04:22:17

[ Watch the Video: How Did Cavemen Just Get A Whole Lot Hotter? ] Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online New findings reported in the Journal of Archaeological Science suggest that prehistoric humans were able to control and use fire at their will. A team of Israeli scientists discovered the earliest evidence of unequivocal repeated fire building over a continuous period in the Qesem Cave. This evidence, found at an archaeological site near present-day Rosh Ha’ayin,...

2010-12-08 00:00:44

Shopping online is an idea that's here to stay. There are still plenty of businesses that most people don't associate with internet retail, but fireplace and hearth shoppers are taking notice as shopping for essential home appliances like gas logs, fireplaces, and heaters gets simpler and more refined via the web. Memphis, TN (PRWEB) December 7, 2010 Most people thinking about buying a fireplace or other hearth products couldn't even tell you where their local fireplace store is located....

2008-10-14 09:00:24

Call it a "Green Christmas." A recent national survey commissioned by Plow & Hearth, one of the country's leading retailers, found that half of Americans plan to purchase an environmentally friendly gift this holiday season. Among those going green this year, two-thirds (66%) say they are willing to spend between 10 and 25 percent or more of their own green on holiday green gifts. "It's heartening to know that even during a period of financial uncertainty, Americans will still go...

2008-10-06 06:00:23

Plow & Hearth, Inc., a Madison, Virginia based subsidiary of 1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc., has announced the roll-out of a major new national initiative in collaboration with the National Forest Foundation. The initiative, called "The Campaign to Reforest America," will be utilized by Plow & Hearth to help restore natural habitats lost to forest fires and the effects of modern civilization. For every order a customer places with Plow & Hearth, the Company will donate one tree seedling...

2008-09-25 15:00:29

Initiative Aims to Donate One Million Trees to U.S. Forests in Need Plow and Hearth Jon Newman, 804-788-1414 jnewman@hodgespart.com or Kelly Lobanov, 804-788-1414 klobanov@hodgespart.com Logo: http://www.plowandhearth.com Plow and Hearth, in partnership with the National Forest Foundation, today announced the launch of its Campaign to Re-Forest America, which aims to replenish U.S. forests with one million trees by the end of 2009. Starting today, for every transaction...

2008-09-23 12:00:28

Plow and Hearth, in partnership with the National Forest Foundation, today announced the launch of its Campaign to Re-Forest America, which aims to replenish U.S. forests with one million trees by the end of 2009. Starting today, for every transaction made, Plow and Hearth pledges to donate a tree seedling to the National Forest Foundation. The seedlings will be distributed to a U.S. national forest in need. "Plow and Hearth has had a long-standing commitment to protecting the...

2008-08-28 00:00:22

By Daveen Rae Kurutz More than six months after a controversial housing plan landed Ross officials in court and angered a fearful neighborhood, the wounds are healing as work on Hearth at Benet Woods begins. Construction is expected to begin this week on 11 duplexes along Rodenbaugh Avenue near the Pittsburgh border. The $1.2 million project will be available in the spring to renters making between $24,800 and $37,200. While residents rallied against the development -- citing reasons...


Word of the Day
lambent
  • Licking.
  • Hence Running along or over a surface, as if in the act of licking; flowing over or along; lapping or bathing; softly bright; gleaming.
This word comes the Latin 'lambere,' to lick.
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