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2014-08-25 08:23:29

BARNARDSVILLE, N.C., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Grant Todd Consulting and the Prevail Organization, a leader in resource focusing and improved productivity announced today that they will deploy the world renowned de Bono Methodology on Focused and Generative Thinking 'virtually' to governmental organizations. The de Bono thinking methods are the keys to process improvement, organizational innovation, strategic leadership, individual creativity and problem solving for businesses,...

2014-07-24 12:27:18

MELBOURNE, Australia, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sir Bob Geldof Says the 'Last Mile' of the HIV Epidemic Must be Funded Sir Bob Geldof told delegates at AIDS 2014, the 20th International AIDS Conference, that the "preposterous reluctance" of governments to fund HIV programs in developing countries is "disgraceful", especially as the journey to the end of the HIV epidemic is "in the last mile". (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140724/697902...

2014-06-30 23:17:08

Salt Lake City website designers, UtahSites.com, recognizes the importance of supporting the community and is supporting charities and non-profits with no-cost web development. Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 As an independent, small business website design company in Utah, Utah Sites understands the importance of the little guys. In an effort to support their local charities and non-profits, Utah Sites has began offering pro bono website design for such groups. Founder and...

2014-06-16 23:06:26

Van Morrison Unplugged! Package Includes Round-Trip Airfare, Rental Car,Concert Tickets/Dinner/Transfer, 6 Nights Hotel, and Breakfast Daily Rockville Centre, NY (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 Ireland's native son, Van Morrison, will be performing there on July 27th and GreatValueVacations has created a special vacation package to enable Classic Rock fans to experience the legend up close and personal in an intimate concert venue accommodating only 350 guests! Why We Love The Van Morrison...

2014-05-22 16:24:37

DETROIT, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Denis Leary and The Leary Firefighters Foundation (LFF) presented more than $260,000 in new equipment today to the Detroit Fire Department with proceeds from award winning Detroit firefighter documentary BURN. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140522/90646 Leary executive produced the highly acclaimed film BURN along with Leary Firefighters Foundation Board Member Jim Serpico. BURN was directed and produced by Tom Putnam and Detroit native...

2014-05-05 23:12:04

24-Hour Online Giving Campaign to Bring Clean Water to Angola Schenectady, NY (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 African Well Fund is hosting ”Tweet a Well for Bono’s Birthday,” an exclusive 24-hour online giving campaign in honor of the singer’s 54th birthday. The campaign takes place from 3:00 p.m., EST Friday, May 9 – 3:00 p.m., EST Saturday, May 10. During the event, people are encouraged to tweet, blog, and post to encourage others to donate using the hashtag #Bonowell. Donors can follow...

2014-04-30 04:22:30

LONDON, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reporting to Dave Breith, CEO Coms has today announced a new Chief Operating Officer; Brendan Loughrey will lead the growing Coms group of businesses. Brendan is currently Managing Director for Redstone, the company Coms acquired in November 2013. Brendan will be responsible for the UK business with immediate effect reporting to CEO Dave Breith. With numerous synergies existing for the group,...

2014-04-04 23:40:51

Campaign honoring U2 lead singer's 54th birthday will fund a community-based water and sanitation project in Angola. Schenectady, N.Y. (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 The African Well Fund (http://www.africanwellfund.org) is hosting the 12th Annual Build a Well for Bono's Birthday fundraiser (http://www.africanwellfund.org/Bono-Well-2014.html) April 1–May 10 to benefit a community-based water and sanitation project in the Ebo municipality of the Kwanza Sul Province in Angola. The...

2014-03-19 20:21:48

KINGSTON, Jamaica, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Digicel Group Limited ("Digicel") today announced that it has priced its private placement of US$1.0 billion of 7.125% senior notes due 2022. Digicel Group Limited is a limited liability exempted company incorporated under the laws of Bermuda and owned by Mr. Denis O'Brien. Digicel intends to (1) use the net proceeds from this offering to (i) repurchase any and all of Digicel's 10.50% Senior Notes due 2018 (the "10.50% Senior Notes")...

2013-12-18 13:25:55

The generally poor health of Irish immigrants to England during most of the 20th century was not caused primarily by difficulties of assimilation or tensions between the two nations, but by the abuse Irish expatriates suffered as children in their homeland, according to a new study. The findings published in the December issue of the academic journal Demography challenge the common view that the cause of the poor health of Irish immigrants to England is that conditions in England were very...


Word of the Day
lunula
  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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