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2011-08-05 16:01:00

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Huntington, W.

2011-04-15 15:38:00

PASADENA, Calif., April 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- John Shear, the Santa Anita Park paddock guard who was injured on March 12 while trying to protect a young onlooker, will be available to speak to the media at 2:15 p.m. today at Huntington Hospital in Pasadena.

2011-03-21 13:05:00

PASADENA, Calif., March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Huntington Memorial Hospital announced today it has achieved Magnet designation for excellence in nursing by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC).


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.