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2011-12-29 10:00:00

Contract industry pioneer creates online resource for products designed and manufactured exclusively for the contract environment. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) December 29, 2011 Chairpedia (http://www.chairpedia.com ) is a new one-click resource for quality products designed and manufactured exclusively for the contract environment. The user-friendly site allows architects, interior designers and specifiers to search alphabetically for companies and products for the Contract market. The site is...

2011-08-16 09:18:00

-- Maria Shriver and Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom to serve as Honorary Co-Chairs -- More than 1,500 people to participate in charity walk, run and ride benefiting Best Buddies International CARMEL, Calif., Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Best Buddies International, a nonprofit dedicated to creating opportunities for friendship, employment and leadership training for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD), is pleased to announce that author, journalist...

2011-07-19 09:18:00

MIAMI, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Anthony Kennedy Shriver, the Founder and Chairman of Best Buddies International, is pleased to announce that Carlos Slim, through Fundacion TELMEX, has committed $2 million USD as a leadership gift in support of the organization's upcoming Momentum Campaign. Best Buddies (www.bestbuddies.org), which was founded by Shriver in 1989, is a nonprofit dedicated to establishing a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships,...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.