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2013-08-30 23:01:10

Peter Stein of Energy Saving Solutions USA (“ESS” or the “Company”), the creators of the LED with a lifetime guarantee ™, today was pleased to announce that the Company has added Milroy Austin to its expanding authorized LED dealer organization. He will begin servicing businesses and municipalities in Hyattsville, Maryland, a suburb of Washington D.C., effective immediately. Miami, FL (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 Peter Stein of Energy Saving Solutions USA (“ESS” or the...

2009-12-11 11:52:00

BALTIMORE, Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The U-Haul Company of Baltimore announced today that Kwa'Bena Edwards has been promoted to marketing company president (MCP) of U-Haul Company of Baltimore, in Baltimore, Maryland. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090622/LA34860LOGO-b) A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://www.uhaul.com/about/pr_images.aspx?name=KwaBenaEdwards Edwards began his U-Haul career in March 2002 as a mechanical express specialist for the...

2009-08-28 21:37:00

HYATTSVILLE, Md., Aug. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Who: Burch Builders Group, G&M Contracting, "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" designers, and family and friends of the Tripp family. What: The Tripp family home is finally completed and ready to be revealed to Nikema "Tripp," Tamara Tripp and their sons Micah, Ethan and Aaden. Where: All spectators for Maryland must ride the Metro or park at the New Carrollton Station and take the shuttle to the site. All VIP Guests and Media must...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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