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2014-09-17 16:24:51

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ad tech platform i.Predictus is pleased to announce contracts with both Horizon Media and Mercury Media this week. Developed by technology entrepreneur Monica C. Smith, i.Predictus is the only demand-side platform designed for television advertisers and the direct response industry. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140708/125231 "This platform is a significant step forward for the entire direct response industry - both brands and...

2014-09-04 16:20:42

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Horizon Lines, Inc. (OTCQB: HRZL), one of the nation's leading domestic ocean shipping companies, today announced that the Board of Directors has elected Interim President and Chief Executive Officer Steven L. Rubin to serve as President and Chief Executive Officer on a non-interim basis effective September 1, 2014. Mr. Rubin was appointed to Horizon Lines' Board of Directors in November 2011 and continues to serve as a Director of the...

2014-06-27 20:20:39

SEATTLE, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Horizon Air's aircraft technicians and fleet service agents have ratified a new six-year contract, the airline and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) announced today. "We're pleased that our technicians recognized the benefits of this contract and voted to ratify," says Yvonne Daverin, Horizon Air vice president of maintenance and engineering. "This contract provides both our technicians and our company with a strong, stable...

2014-06-26 16:23:21

PHOENIX, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Arizona PBS, the 53-year-old public television station based at Arizona State University with more than 1 million viewers, will become part of the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, continuing to provide quality PBS programming while serving as a national hub for news innovation and reinvention, the university announced Thursday. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120703/DC35095LOGO Eight, which includes...

2014-05-14 16:20:43

Visteon's Horizon cockpit concept combines advanced technologies for revolutionary driving experience VAN BUREN TOWNSHIP, Mich., May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new automotive cockpit concept from Visteon Corporation (NYSE: VC) demonstrates that futuristic-sounding advancements such as 3-D gesture recognition are closer to reality than one might imagine. The Horizon cockpit concept, which Visteon has been demonstrating to global vehicle manufacturers, blends three emerging technologies to...

2014-05-13 23:02:06

Horizon's Controller honored for excellence and leadership Newark, NJ (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 Catherine Merlino, Controller for Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ), was honored at the 35th annual Tribute to Women and Industry (TWIN) awards gala, which was held earlier this month at the Bridgewater Marriott. Sponsored by the YWCA Union County, the TWIN award honors women who have excelled in their fields and made significant contributions to industry in...

2014-05-13 12:20:45

PORTLAND, Ore., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Horizon Air has named Lacey Pittman to the newly created position of managing director of safety. In her new role, Pittman will spearhead Horizon's cross-divisional efforts toward safety and work closely with the Federal Aviation Administration in its regulatory oversight role. She previously served as director of safety for the airline. Pittman joined Horizon Air in 2003 as a first officer piloting the airline's Bombardier Q200 aircraft....

2014-04-16 16:21:08

SEATTLE, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Horizon Air and the Transport Workers Union today jointly announced that the carrier's 17 dispatchers have ratified a new four-year contract by a ratio of 82 percent. "I very much appreciate the hard work of both negotiating teams, and am pleased the agreement was ratified by such a large majority of the members," said Gene Hahn, Horizon Air's senior vice president of operations. "I remain grateful for the services our licensed dispatchers...

2014-03-26 20:20:25

Recipient of an Award from Lowe's for 13th Consecutive Year CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Horizon Lines, Inc. (OTCQB: HRZL) has been awarded the "2013 Platinum Carrier Award" by home improvement retailer Lowe's Companies Inc., based in Mooresville, N.C. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121119/MM15928LOGO Steve Palmer, Vice President of Lowe's Transportation, presented the award at the 2014 Lowe's Annual Global Transportation Conference in Wilkesboro, North...

2013-12-18 23:02:59

Horizon BCBSNJ announces first patient-centered program dedicated to pediatric care. Newark, NJ (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey announced today that it is launching a new, family-focused program to improve the health of children. This is Horizon BCBSNJ’s first patient-centered program dedicated to pediatric care. Horizon BCBSNJ’s new Patient-Centered Pediatric Program will initially benefit more than 100,000 pediatric members. More than 630...


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2004-10-19 04:45:41

Event Horizon -- The event horizon is a boundary beyond which information will never reach an observer. An event horizon is a mathematical construct and not a physical object and a person passing through an event horizon will not notice any odd behavior. From an outside observer however, an object passing though an event horizon will appear redder and dimmer and will appear to freeze at the moment the object passes the event horizon. An event horizon can form around a gravitational...

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reremouse
  • A bat.
The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.
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