Latest Jensen Stories

2009-03-05 02:00:00

MILAN and COPENHAGEN, March 5 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of the Milan Fashion Week, 10 corso como and Georg Jensen yesterday celebrated an extraordinary Henning Koppel Silver Exhibition by gathering design connoisseurs and fashion experts from all over the world. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090305/339977-a ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090305/339977-b ) Georg Jensen and 10 corso como go back a long time as the founder and owner of 10 corso...

2008-09-24 09:00:30

By FRAZIER MOORE By Frazier Moore The Associated Press NEW YORK MANY VIEWERS were first acquainted with Ashley Jensen when she played Maggie, the dowdy, dim-bulb sidekick to Ricky Gervais on his show-biz spoof "Extras." Then she landed a plum supporting role on ABC's "Ugly Betty" as Christina, the worldly-wise wardrobe mistress for a high-fashion magazine. Those characters are quite different. Not so different: What it took for Jensen to portray them, she says. "It's amazing what...

2008-09-04 18:00:19

By MAGGIE BARRY STUNNING Ashley Jensen makes a welcome return to Scotland in a new TV comedy drama about Rabbie Burns' fans. No Holds Bard is one of the gems in BBC Scotland's line-up for 2009 which will mark the 250th anniversary of the poet's birth. Emmy-nominated Ashley, 39, a hit in TV series Ugly Betty, is joined by Scots including Bill Paterson, Denis Lawson, Ford Kiernan and Greg Hemphill. An insider said: "She'll bring an extra bit of glamour alongside some of Scotland's most...

2008-08-04 21:00:17

By Samantha Swindler, The Times-Tribune, Corbin, Ky. Aug. 4--Of only eight Kentucky artists who were granted Al Smith Individual Artist Fellowships Awards this year, two of them work right here in Williamsburg, for the University of the Cumberlands. Marianne Worthington, associate professor of communication arts, and Nancy Jensen, associate professor of English, both received $7,500 fellowships to support their writing careers. Jensen, of Whitley City, received an award for fiction...

2008-07-09 15:00:21

COLUMBIA, Md., July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- iBiquity Digital Corporation, the developer of digital HD Radio(TM) technology for AM and FM broadcasting, today announced that the all-important $100 price point for HD Radio receivers has been smashed. The new under $100 HD Radio devices from Coby, iLuv, JVC, Pioneer, Radiosophy and Sony will see home, office and automotive uses. The latest prices represent a 30 percent reduction compared to a year ago. In that same time frame, HD Radio receivers have...

2008-06-25 06:03:22

By John Myers, Duluth News-Tribune, Minn. Jun. 25--The Minnesota Department of Health on Tuesday released a report citing Chris Jensen Health & Rehabilitation Center in Duluth for neglect of a patient in an incident in January. A complaint was made to the state in January and investigated by the state in February; it was found this month to be substantiated. On Jan. 14, a female resident of the nursing home was found unresponsive with a fever, shortness of breath, an open pressure...

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.