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2014-07-16 08:20:46

Kearns Motor Car Co. of Jefferson, Wis., offers lifetime engine warranty on vehicles under 100,000 miles JEFFERSON, Wis., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- One of the reasons people feel secure in buying a new vehicle is the factory warranty that comes with it. With major automakers having to meet competition by offering better warranties than before, new car buyers are able to get a good amount of coverage with their new purchase. Some people even continually lease rather than...

2014-04-25 12:21:30

Kearns Motor Car Co. running "10 Grand in Your Hand" promotion JEFFERSON, Wis., April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- If a promotion seems too good to be true, many times it is. But Madison-area pre-owned car dealership Kearns Motor Car Co. currently is running a promotion that would be difficult to beat in the ease-of-entry category. Right now, the dealership is running the "10 Grand in Your Hand" promotion, where customers simply come to the dealership and receive a scratch-off...

2013-09-03 23:27:13

2nd Annual 75-mile team running relay race that starts from Jefferson’s town square and finishes in downtown Des Moines is expected to sell out quickly. Registration opens on October 14 for the Market to Market Relay Iowa, which will take place on May 10, 2014. Des Moines, IA (PRWEB) September 03, 2013 The second annual Market to Market Relay Iowa will take place on May 10, 2014. Registration opens on October 14 for the 75-mile team running relay race that starts from Jefferson’s...

2011-12-12 10:35:43

Researchers at the Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson have shown that loss of the retinoblastoma tumor suppressor gene (RB) in triple negative breast cancer patients is associated with better clinical outcomes. This is a new marker to identify the subset of these patients who may respond positively to chemotherapy. Today, no such marker is applied in care of triple negative breast cancer, and as a result, patients are all treated the same....

2011-04-12 08:39:00

KEARNEYSVILLE, W.Va., April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Apple Valley Waste, a provider of solid waste collection, recycling, and disposal services serving Berkley and Jefferson Counties in West Virginia and Washington County, Maryland, announces, in connection with the recent acquisition of the company, John Decker as Managing Partner and Chief Executive Officer. John is a 20 year waste industry veteran who has held leadership positions with both public and private solid waste companies. Most...

Word of the Day
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).