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2011-02-02 00:00:42

NATURALHIGH.TV features drug free Superstar, Terry Kennedy, who bypassed drug abuse and adversity by engaging in his Natural High, skateboarding. Terry's interview will be part of the 'Natural High 5' film, used during drug awareness week in schools across America. La Jolla, CA (PRWEB) February 1, 2011 Terry Kennedy is the newest celebrity whose drug awareness PSA is being featured on NATURALHIGH.TV, an online film series that uses celebrities, bands, and professional athletes as messengers...

2011-01-19 12:25:00

RICHMOND, Va., Jan. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In partnership with the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, The Martin Agency has launched a website, http://ourjfkspeech.org, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Kennedy's inaugural address. The site, which allows users to actively participate in the historic speech, went live today. Originally delivered on January 20, 1961, the famous "Ask Not" speech aimed to unite the citizens of the U.S., as well as the rest of the world, for...

2011-01-18 19:00:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Eric J. Hall, president and CEO of the Alzheimer's Foundation of America, issued the following statement upon learning of the death of Sargent Shriver, who died today at age 95: "The Alzheimer's Foundation of America (AFA) is saddened to learn of the passing of Sargent Shriver and extends its deepest condolences to his family. "We pay tribute to Mr. Shriver for his distinguished career as a public servant and his many accomplishments...

2011-01-18 17:44:00

CHICAGO, Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Alzheimer's Association joins the Shriver family and the nation in mourning the passing of Sargent Shriver. Few people have had the impact on our nation that Mr. Shriver did. His unwavering dedication to the excellence and the ideal of public service laid a groundwork that Americans continue to follow to this day. A veteran of the Unites States Navy and a recipient of the Purple Heart, Mr. Shriver leaves an unmatched legacy of...

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2011-01-14 12:25:00

Caroline Kennedy unveiled this week a $10 million project to digitize the most important papers, photographs and recordings of President John F Kennedy's days in office. Users can sort through the drafts of Kennedy's "Ask not what your country can do for you," speech, and also see how he tinkered with the words of that most famous line from his inauguration. Caroline Kennedy, daughter of President Kennedy, visited the National Archives and said that it reminds her the nation was built on...

2011-01-11 05:08:00

FOXBORO, Mass., Jan. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Best Buddies International, a groundbreaking nonprofit founded in 1989 by Anthony Kennedy Shriver dedicated to establishing a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, is pleased to announce that the Hanson family has graciously agreed to extend the Tom Brady Touchdown Challenge. The...

2010-12-13 18:08:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2010 Green Governor of the Year Award was presented to Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger of California, by Lex Heslin, President and CEO of Beautiful Earth Group. The award was established by Beautiful Earth Group, a leading sustainable energy, products and services company, to annually honor a Governor who shows the greatest leadership, courage, understanding and action in improving the environment. (Photo:...

2010-12-02 03:00:00

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Donato J. Tramuto, CEO and Vice Chairman of Physicians Interactive Holdings LLC (PIH), has been appointed to serve on the Leadership Council of the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights, an organization dedicated to advancing human rights in a way that works to realize the late Robert Kennedy's dream of a peaceful and just world. The RFK Leadership Council, an advisory group to the Center for Justice and Human Rights, was...

2010-12-01 10:30:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Museum, home of the California Hall of Fame, partnered with Comcast to challenge California high school seniors to tell us how their dream would leave a lasting mark on the state, nation and the world at large. Seeking out California's next generation of trailblazers like Walt Disney, Cesar Chavez and Alice Walker, the Dreamers Challenge Scholarship asked students to think creatively by submitting paintings, poems, video...

2010-11-19 10:30:00

DAVIS, Calif., Nov. 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- California's Chief Executive, Governor Arnold A. Schwarzenegger was honored for his environmental achievements by the Frontier Project Foundation at the Governors' Global Climate Summit 3 (GGCS 3) at UC Davis in Davis, California. Governor Schwarzenegger co-hosted the event as an exemplary subnational leader in climate change and environmental policy. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101119/LA05109) Each year, the Frontier Project...


Word of the Day
baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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