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2013-10-16 23:02:11

On October 17th, the YMCA of Greater Charlotte hosts “Lights On Afterschool” events to uplift the importance of afterschool programs and academic enrichment. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 As a leading nonprofit serving Charlotte for 139 years, the YMCA of Greater Charlotte is committed to driving academic achievement and inspiring kids to reach their greatest potential. Most powerful among the Y’s youth development initiatives is its comprehensive afterschool program. On...

2011-02-22 07:30:00

PLANO, Texas, Feb. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In a move symbolizing jcpenney's transformation to become America's favorite shopping destination for discovering great styles at compelling prices, J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE: JCP) today celebrated the evolution of its enduring brand with the unveiling of a new, modern logo. Endorsed by thousands of consumers through extensive research, the fresh, bold design is the most meaningful update to the Company's logo in 40 years. It signifies...

2008-09-22 12:00:38

WASHINGTON, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- YMCA of the USA, the national resource office for the nation's 2,686 YMCAs, today announced that 18 new communities will join Pioneering Healthier Communities -- its signature initiative that focuses on collaborative engagement with community leaders, how environments influence health and well-being and the role public policy plays in sustaining change. One of YMCA's many Healthier Communities initiatives, Pioneering Healthier Communities is part of...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.