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2014-05-14 23:09:20

The completion of the ADA-compliant ramp and platform will coincide with The Ranch’s Spring Open House, Saturday, May 17, 2014, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The media are invited and encouraged to attend, as many who worked on the project will be in attendance and available for interviews. Fort Wayne, IN (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 Dare to Dream Youth Ranch announced the completion of construction on an Americans With Disability Act (ADA)-Compliant wheelchair ramp and loading platform to...

2014-04-28 16:31:48

Community expansion to offer comprehensive options for a growing number of seniors needing specialized care DUBLIN, Ohio, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Senior Star announces today an expansion to the Dublin Retirement Village campus. The addition will make assisted living and memory support options available to seniors in a new building to be constructed adjacent to the current independent living community. This new addition will provide a comprehensive care campus, offering Dublin area...

2014-04-22 23:13:15

Each Facility Exceeding All Nine 5-star Clinical Quality Measures Aliso Viejo, CA (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 Each year, U.S. News and World Report designates the "Best Nursing Home" award to facilities that have earned an overall Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) rating of five stars — the highest rating awarded by CMS. These advancements in nursing care are continually monitored by the CMS, and each year, state survey teams conduct health inspections. This 5-star...

2014-04-16 23:14:05

Tegpro, a division of LEDdynamics, Inc., announced today the launch of their Stove Lite Wood Stove Powered LED Lantern Kickstarter campaign. Randolph, VT (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Tegpro, a division of LEDdynamics, Inc., announced today the launch of their Stove Lite lantern Kickstarter campaign. The classically-designed lantern is equipped with a built-in thermoelectric generator. When placed on a hot stove top, the lantern generates electricity, powering its LED light, USB charging port,...

2014-04-16 16:29:02

LONDON, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:The Global Prefabricated Buildings Market - Key Trends and Opportunities to 2017http://www.reportbuyer.com/countries/north_america/usa/global_prefabricated_buildings_market_key_trends_opportunities_2017_1.htmlSynopsisThis report provides detailed market analysis, information, trends, issues and insights into the global prefabricated buildings market, including:-- The regional and global...

2014-04-15 16:29:14

NEW YORK, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New York University graduate student Grant Palermo, part of a team of four other students, was named a finalist in the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development's (HUD) new Innovation in Affordable Housing Student Design and Planning Competition. The winning team will be selected from four groups of finalists, and will be determined by proposing the best solution for the redevelopment of DeBaun House, a Revolutionary War-era...

2014-04-09 08:29:05

Nursing Staff to Benefit from Professional Development Opportunities BRENTWOOD, Tenn., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Committed to quality care for residents, Brookdale has joined the American Assisted Living Nurses Association (AALNA). This corporate membership provides all of Brookdale's nurses with access to the benefits of membership, including: professional networking opportunities, updates on industry trends, continuing education courses and webinars, changing regulations, and...

2014-04-08 08:34:24

PLAYA VISTA, Calif., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Supporters, dignitaries and friends gathered recently as the Los Angeles Jewish Home held its groundbreaking celebration for the new Gonda Healthy Aging Westside Campus featuring Fountainview at Gonda Westside, in Playa Vista, CA. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140408/DC00137-a Founded in 1912 and based in Reseda since the mid 1970s, the Jewish Home will now also have a physical presence on Los Angeles' Westside....

2014-03-28 23:00:53

Future Residents, Staff, Local Dignitaries Commemorate Significant Milestone for The Crossings League City, Texas (PRWEB) March 28, 2014 Methodist Retirement Communities is bringing a new senior living option to League City. On Monday, April 7, more than 150 future residents of The Crossings will celebrate the groundbreaking of their future home, which will be built on 18.8 acres located near the intersection of FM 270 (Egret Bay) and FM 518. Leadership from The Crossings, Methodist...

2014-03-27 23:22:02

Retirement Facility, Barrie Retirement Living, launches a new website and opens its doors to seniors looking for affordable and high quality services within a residential setting. Barrie, ON (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 Barrie Retirement Living, a residency for senior citizens in Barrie, has opened its doors to those in need of assistance with daily routines, but favour a setting that doesn’t resemble typical nursing homes. The company has also launched a website to promote its services. The...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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