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2014-06-03 08:24:13

-The start of hurricane season is June 1; families encouraged to prepare RICHMOND, Va., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hurricane season is officially here, and preparing for severe storms is an important part of ushering in the warm summer days. Dominion Virginia Power is making sure it's prepared for the 2014 hurricane season and urging its customers to do the same. "There are some simple ways you can get your family ready for a storm," said David Rives, Senior Vice President, Distribution at...

Hurricane Sandy Coverage For October 29 Header
2012-10-30 06:30:25

redOrbit Meteorologist Joshua Kelly Ongoing coverage of Hurricane Sandy and the impending Halloween Superstorm by redOrbit Meteorologist Joshua Kelly. UPDATE - October 30, 2012 6:30AM CDT: Baltimore MD: This morning the Metro area is dealing with downed trees, flooded streets, and also a large number of power outages. The region is dealing with heavy rain and just to the west in the mountain region, people are dealing with the wrath of heavy snowfall. West Virginia: Snowfall...


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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