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2014-08-21 16:23:30

NEW YORK, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Billboard (www.billboard.com / www.billboard.biz) and The Hollywood Reporter (thr.com) today announced that three-time Academy Award-winning composer Howard Shore will be presented with the 2014 Maestro Award at the Billboard/Hollywood Reporter Film and TV Music Conference, November 5 - 6, 2014. The Billboard/Hollywood Reporter Film and TV Music Conference, in its 13th year, is dedicated to all facets of music and its uses in television, film,...

2014-08-21 08:33:25

BEIJING, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- On December 1, 2013, CUCAS (China University and College Admission System) discontinued the requirement of having international students pay for agents when applying to universities in China, and began providing free China university application service to international students. As theNo.1 online platform that provides China's universities with a self-application service, CUCAS' decision to provide this free application service have and...

2014-08-20 12:24:50

TORONTO, Aug. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - INSPIRE! Toronto International Book Fair is a celebration of reading and writing poised to engage 50,000 fairgoers with 300 hours of programming featuring more than 400 Canadian and international authors in eight feature areas over three and a half days. The Fair is an inclusive, poly-cultural event that inspires a love of books in all forms and embraces all facets of the writing and publishing sector. Book lovers will come face-to-face with their...

2014-08-20 08:32:12

Portfolio of 8,000 Apartment Units Will Benefit From Award-Winning Technology Platform NEW ORLEANS, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- 365 Connect, the award-winning online technology platform provider for the multifamily housing industry, announced today that Concierge Management Services, a vertically-integrated multifamily management and operating company headquartered in Houston, Texas, has launched the new fully-integrated responsive-designed 365ai Corporate Platform, taking...

2014-08-06 12:26:16

ASHLAND, Ohio, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bendon, Inc. ("Bendon") today announced the acquisition of Artistic Studios, Ltd., LLC ("ASL"). The acquisition of ASL by Bendon, which is owned by Wicks Capital Partners IV, L.P. ("Wicks") and management, provides an entry into the premium craft market and further solidifies Bendon's position as a leader in the U.S. children's coloring and activity sector. The terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. ASL produces and sells premium...

2014-08-05 12:26:42

- Attached talent includes Oscar(®) nominees Chris Lavis and Maciek Szczerbowski, Scotiabank Giller Prize winner Joseph Boyden, and seasoned writer Stephen Tolkin - - Production companies working with The Movie Network include Serendipity Point Films, Prospero Pictures, Halfire Entertainment, ICF Films, and Darius Films - To tweet this release: http://bit.ly/1pABjXw TORONTO, Aug. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - The Movie Network announced today its current roster of 14 drama and comedy...

2014-08-04 08:24:48

ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Coming Soon! Jack Hanson, business entrepreneur and HOA expert, has been recently chosen to join a select group of leading business experts from around the world, along with best-selling author and speaker Brian Tracy to co-write the book titled, Principles of Success, Health and Wealth. The book is projected to be released in early 2015. Here's a sneak preview... -- DETERMINE IF YOUR DREAM/PASSION IS MARKETABLE - You may love something,...

2014-08-01 16:25:54

GOLD COAST, Australia and NEWARK, Ohio, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Your Inspiration At Home has been honored with 121 medals at the Royal Hobart Fine Foods Awards in Australia, including a category champion and two reserve champion trophies. The awards are given by gourmet food experts. This was the annual competition's 18th year and it attracted nearly 1,500 entries. Your Inspiration At Home captured an exceptional 37 gold, 45 silver and 39 bronze medals. Your Inspiration At...

2014-07-30 12:34:56

NEWARK, Ohio, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tomboy Tools(®) is widening its scope with a new name and logo, new products, new categories and new marketing initiatives, the company announced today. From now on, the company will do business under the name Project Home(TM), with the tag line, "Making your vision real." The company will continue to use the brand name Tomboy Tools for its line of tools that are designed especially for women. CEO Janet Rickstrew said that the new...

2014-07-29 12:41:57

LONDON, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Best Practices: Strategic ICT Sourcing for Critical Infrastructure and Management Competencies in Asia/Pacific Smart Cities -- Through the Lenses of Regional Case Studieshttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2114281/Best-Practices-Strategic-ICT-Sourcing-for-Critical-Infrastructure-and-Management-Competencies-in-Asia/Pacific-Smart-Cities----Through-the-Lenses-of-Regional-Case-Studies.html This...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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