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2011-03-08 07:00:00

CHICAGO, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Kokopelli Communications Group has been named marketing agency of record for Windy City Habitat for Humanity, a nonprofit organization dedicated to eliminating poverty housing in the Chicago Metropolitan area. Windy City Habitat for Humanity selected Kokopelli for its unique communications expertise in the fields of interactive/digital marketing and public relations. "Our distinct approach in creating diverse media campaigns will help generate...

2008-09-05 21:00:07

By Jacky Runice If, in your official capacity of family travel planner extraordinaire, you're eliciting yawns and sighs and glazed-over eyes at the question of "mountains or beach this year?" relax the pinched look of irritation and go at it from another angle - from the inside out. Choose an unusual place to lodge and see what you can discover all around it. Even though 21st-century kids aren't well versed in the Wild West, young varmints might get a kick out of a stay in the Pioneertown...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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