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2013-02-18 23:19:20

Koko FitClub, MyFitFoods and Sunny 99.1 will be at the Koko FitClub Champions location on Feb 23, 2013 to help Houstonians learn how to get healthy and fit. Houston, TX (PRWEB) February 18, 2013 On Feb.23, Koko FitClub, the state-of-the-art workout center in the Champions area will be hosting an open house to introduce Houstonians to a simple way to get fit and stay healthy. Sunny 99.1 will be broadcasting on site from 2-4pm and healthy snacks and refreshments will be provided by...

2009-10-22 08:00:00

ROCKLAND, Mass., Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The future of fitness will arrive soon in Ontario Canada. Hailed by Club Business International as "The next big thing in fitness," and by BusinessWeek as "Just what the fitness industry needs," Koko FitClub LLC, the technology company that is reinventing the fitness franchise business, today announced a multi-unit deal that marks the beginning of the company's international expansion. RosKo Fitness, Inc. will operate Koko FitClubs in the Ontario...

2005-12-01 19:00:58

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Two women who had taken care of Koko, a gorilla who communicates with humans by sign language, have settled a lawsuit charging the president of its sanctuary urged them to show their breasts to the ape, a lawyer said on Thursday. Nancy Alperin and Kendra Keller had sued the Woodside, California-based Gorilla Foundation, claiming its president had pressed them to bare their breasts for Koko to help bond with the gorilla. The two said foundation President...

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.