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2012-04-23 23:00:28

Media event grants insider access to the inspiring story of Eagle Fund recipients and how they will be supported during September's ultimate underwater running experience. Middletown, PA (PRWEB) April 23, 2012 Join Middletown company HydroWorx, and Eagle Fund Founder, Alex Lincoln, as they host a media event Thursday, April 26, from 2-4 p.m. at Tröegs Brewery, Hershey, to announce the first Underwater Marathon to help heal wounded special forces soldiers. An operational underwater...

2012-02-09 23:37:59

Farmers markets at medical centers may contribute to greater wellness in surrounding communities while adding public health value to a market's mission, say Penn State College of Medicine researchers who have developed and evaluated a market created at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. "Farmers markets are serving public health by increasing fruit and vegetable consumption, revitalizing neighborhoods, strengthening local economies and empowering community members to learn more...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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