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2014-05-19 08:26:22

Kahlua® Delivers a Fresh Take on Summer Entertaining with New Frozen Cocktails and a Summer Movie Series for Consumers Across the Country NEW YORK, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With Memorial Day just a few days away, Kahlua®, the classic rum and coffee liqueur, is putting a stake in summer with the new Kahlua Summer Shake-Up campaign. From casual dinner parties, to backyard BBQs, and everything in between, Kahlua is out to inspire consumers to shake things up this season - do...

2014-02-12 23:28:24

Avi-8 Launches Collection of Timepieces Named in Honour of the Iconic British Fighter Plane (PRWEB) February 12, 2014 Avi-8 have launched the Hawker Hurricane Collection, an elegant collection of timepieces to honour the iconic Hawker Hurricane fighter plane that is remembered with affection by the British as it boldly brought home victory in the Battle of Britain in 1940. A small, robust single-seater fighter plane first built in 1935, the Hawker Hurricane valiantly swooped through the...

2011-08-02 04:01:00

ST. GEORGE, Utah, Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ensign Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENSG), the parent company of the Ensign(TM) group of skilled nursing, rehabilitative care services, hospice care and assisted living companies, announced today that it has acquired Hurricane Health and Rehabilitation Center, a 48-bed skilled nursing facility in Hurricane, Utah. The asset acquisition was effective on Monday, August 1, 2011. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20071213/LATH168LOGO) "We look...

2010-02-01 09:00:00

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Comfort is rallying fans to support New Orleans, the city where the delicious spirit was created, and fire up their friends with calls featuring the anthem "Black & Gold (Who Dat?)." Leading up to the big game, fans can go to southerncomfort.com/neworleans to send a clip of the song to their friends. "Black & Gold (Who Dat?)" was put together by New Orleans-based emcee K-Gates and has been a popular rallying cry for New Orleans...

2008-07-18 09:00:20

By Eric Asimov I've been leafing through a bunch of cocktail manuals recently. Aside from the vicarious pleasure, I've been trying to figure out the logic of the Louisiana legislature, which, apparently having finished its work with the Hurricane Katrina cleanup, has moved on to the pressing business of selecting an official cocktail for the city of New Orleans. It has chosen the sazerac. Now, if any American city deserves its own cocktail, it is New Orleans. It certainly has earned the...

2008-07-08 18:00:09

By Mary Foster NEW ORLEANS - In New Orleans, cocktails are serious business. What better town for a temple to the tasty history of the American libation? Many outsiders may get their idea of the Big Easy's cocktail culture from the jumbo-sized plastic cups of punch slugged down by tourists on Bourbon Street. But the Museum of the American Cocktail opening this month will focus on the rich history of sophisticated drinks that have been served since Thomas Jefferson was president....


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'