Quantcast

Latest Lawrence Stories

2014-10-30 20:20:32

Jeep Compass and Cherokee make debut on Briggs Chrysler lot LAWRENCE, Kan., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- More refined members of the Jeep family have arrived at Briggs Chrysler and are vying for the attention of outdoors individuals and active families. Traditionally, Jeep vehicles have earned the respect of off-road enthusiasts and while the 2015 Compass and Cherokee have not strayed from their roots, they have taken a more exuberant approach toward efficiency and...

2014-10-30 12:21:49

All-new Outback arrives in Lawrence prepared for adventure and competition LAWRENCE, Kan., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The 2015 Subaru Outback has arrived in Lawrence, Kansas and is now available at Briggs Subaru. Catering to drivers who plan on deviating from traditional city or highway driving and intend to navigate less forgiving terrain will find that the Outback is designed to remain stable and deliver the greatest amount of traction even while handling inclimate...

2014-10-30 08:23:23

Briggs Nissan Lawrence welcomes the arrival of 2015 Frontier and Rogue LAWRENCE, Kan., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The 2015 Nissan Frontier offers Lawrence, Kansas drivers who do not necessarily require the use of a full size pickup a refreshing solution. The Frontier functions as a midsize workhorse, is efficient enough to serve as a daily driver and is designed with a spacious cabin to keep passengers in front and back comfortable. Photo -...

2014-09-23 20:20:23

Briggs Nissan welcomes arrival of 2015 Nissan Leaf and Altima LAWRENCE, Kan., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- While car manufacturers continue experimenting and searching for methods to improve fuel efficiency and a means for alternative fuel, the 2015 Nissan Leaf in Lawrence, KS calmly remains settled in its spot as the best-selling electric vehicle in the U.S. Voted One of Ten Best Green Cars of 2014 by KBB.com, Nissan keeps the base price low and tailpipe emissions at zero....

2014-09-10 08:30:28

Portability of System One allows four riders to travel to Oregon and dialyze during the ride LAWRENCE, Mass., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NxStage Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTM), a leading manufacturer of innovative dialysis products, is proud to support four kidney failure patients performing home hemodialysis (HHD) treatment with the NxStage® System One(TM) as they ride in the eighth annual Tour DaVita®. Beginning on September 14 in Oregon, each patient will bike up to 257 miles...

2014-08-26 16:20:59

Best-selling 2015 Nissan SUV and sedan models arriving in Lawrence, Kan. LAWRENCE, Kan., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The 2015 Nissan Murano hasn't yet become available and already, Briggs Nissan Lawrence is having its best-selling SUV face off against the toughest 2015 contenders. The all-new Murano is set to arrive at dealerships this coming fall and has been dubbed "the concept that has become a reality." Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140826/139597 The...

2014-08-25 08:27:42

Patients, nurses and nephrologists nominate their "Nurse Hero" in celebration of Nephrology Nurses Week LAWRENCE, Mass., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NxStage® Medical, Inc., a leading manufacturer of innovative dialysis products, today launched the Nurse Hero Campaign a first-of-its-kind home hemodialysis nurse recognition that honors the dedication and compassion of the nephrology nursing community. Beginning today, patients, nephrologists and fellow nurses can nominate their...

2014-08-05 12:36:18

LAWRENCE, Mass., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new after-school mentoring program for Lawrence High School 9(th) graders is designed to get students excited about science, technology, engineering and math, and interested in pursuing careers in these in-demand fields. The STEM Mentoring program, supported by the Verizon Foundation, will be held in the new science and chemistry labs on Northern Essex Community College's Lawrence Campus. Forty Lawrence High School students, 20 in the...

2014-07-16 12:27:25

NxStage Patient Advocates to travel the East Coast to share the benefits of home hemodialysis LAWRENCE, Mass., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NxStage® Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTM), a leading manufacturer of innovative dialysis products, announced today the launch of the NxStage Freedom Tour, a two week road trip in a recreational vehicle to promote and educate dialysis patients on the benefits of home hemodialysis with the NxStage System One(TM). Traveling in the NxStage Freedom...

2014-07-03 12:25:51

NxStage Patients embrace the flexibility of home hemodialysis to reclaim their lifestyles and live freely LAWRENCE, Mass., July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of Independence Day, NxStage Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTM), a leading manufacturer of innovative dialysis products, joins patients across the nation in celebrating the freedom and flexibility they have reclaimed with home hemodialysis (HHD) using the NxStage® System One(TM)....


Word of the Day
barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
Related