Latest Junior League of Oakland East Bay Stories

2011-06-22 08:00:00

DALLAS, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Neiman Marcus announced today the four charities that will benefit from its Walnut Creek store gala to be held on Thursday, March 8, 2012. Those charities include: The Diablo Regional Arts Association, The Junior League of Oakland-East Bay, The Monument Crisis Center and The Taylor Family Foundation. The charities selected in Walnut Creek meet a variety of needs for the community including: patronage for the performing arts, active volunteerism,...

2008-09-10 15:00:30

Following this week's worldwide celebrations of literacy on International Literacy Day, Super Stars Literacy (SSL) today announces it has successfully completed the process of establishing itself as an independent nonprofit organization and has received 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status from the IRS. This new development comes at a time of pivotal change and growth for the award-winning intensive early literacy and social development after-school program. The 2008-2009 school year brings a...

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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.