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2014-06-24 23:16:43

Michigan-Based Company Invests in Future Rochester Hills, MI (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 Plymouth Technology, Inc., a provider of industrial and Oil & Gas water treatment chemicals and engineering solutions, today announced that company executives attended a three-day executive development program at Michigan State University’s Eli Broad College of Business. The program, titled Building Winning Teams: A Quest for Excellence, is designed for high-potential business professionals who lead...

2014-06-24 04:20:42

BOURNEMOUTH, England, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- An ambitious plan to gift a free book about money to every school in the country has been announced by Daniel Britton, author of the Financial Fairy Tales series. Think & Grow Up Rich contains practical advice and case studies of how to make, grow and keep wealth. The project is being crowd funded, via crowdfunder.co.uk which encourages supporters to pledge money in exchange for rewards including signed books and...

2014-06-13 23:02:59

Lewes SEO was founded in the historic market town of Lewes in East Sussex, not far from the digital hub of Brighton, Lewes SEO are proud to announce the launch of their new website (PRWEB) June 13, 2014 Long standing Sussex web design experts, Lewes SEO are proud to announce the launch of their new website. Based on clean minimalist lines, readable fonts, simple calls to action and a completely adaptive structure, the website is a great example of the current trend in digital design...

2014-06-13 04:20:17

LONDON, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Online cruise specialists Cruise1st UK [http://www.cruise1st.co.uk ] have offered fans of seaward holidays and musical theatre the opportunity to win a once-in-a-lifetime prize. The competition, held in conjunction with Smooth Radio, gives listeners the opportunity to win a two-night cruise from Southampton to Paris and tickets for the musical Show Boat, playing at The Lowry theatre in Manchester. The two-night cruise aboard the...

2014-06-12 23:12:32

Company lauded as Michigan-based company success story. Rochester Hills, MI (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 Plymouth Technology, Inc., a provider of industrial and Oil & Gas water treatment chemicals and engineering solutions, today announced that the company was featured with other leading Michigan-based companies on the award winning Pure Michigan website. Pure Michigan represents business, talent and tourism initiatives across Michigan. These efforts are driven by the Michigan Economic...

2014-06-12 12:20:40

Local CITGO Retailer Introduces "Freaky Friday" Promotion to Benefit Baseball Team PORTSMOUTH, N.H., June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Local CITGO Retailer O'Brien's II General Store and CITGO Petroleum Corporation are giving back to the local Portsmouth Little League with a "Freaky Friday" promotion. From June to September, five cents of every gallon of gas pumped at O'Brien's II General Store on the last Friday of the month will be donated to the Portsmouth Little League. "This is a...

2014-06-11 08:24:39

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SocialClicks, a global leader in mobile and social marketing solutions, today announced the start of an operation to expand and diversify their team with initiatives in collaboration with the city of Cambridge, MA to hire local talent. While contemplating prospective locations, correspondence with Mayor David Maher and the city of Cambridge proved instrumental, and the SocialClicks launched its U.S. headquarters at the Cambridge...

2014-06-10 16:25:12

NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tourism and music industry representatives gathered today for a special press conference to officially announce the August 2 grand opening of The Birthplace of Country Music Museum in Bristol, TN/VA and the creation of "Orthophonic Joy: The 1927 Bristol Sessions Revisited." It was further announced that a national search is underway for a new band to perform the last track on the "Orthophonic Joy" recording project, produced by...

2014-06-10 08:33:42

CHICAGO, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lincoln International ("Lincoln"), a leading global mid-market investment bank, is pleased to announce that Joyce/Dayton Corp. ("Joyce" or the "Company") has been sold by Fulham & Co. to Graham Holdings Company, a Washington, DC-based diversified education and media company whose principal operations include educational services, television broadcasting, cable systems and online, print and local news. Terms of the transaction were not...

2014-06-06 23:10:29

Integrated creative agency Absolute are celebrating the successful launch of The University of Manchester’s new website. Manchester, England (PRWEB) June 06, 2014 Integrated creative agency Absolute are celebrating the successful launch of The University of Manchester’s new website. Following a competitive pitch, Absolute collaborated with the University’s in-house digital development team and Manchester agency, Reading Room, to design a responsive site from the ground up. Working...


Latest Local government in England Reference Libraries

Tamworth Pig
2014-09-02 10:41:13

The Tamworth pig, also known as the Tam or sandy back pig, is a breed of domestic pig that originated from the United Kingdom. It was first developed in Tamworth, Staffordshire in 1812 after a herd of pigs belonging to Sir Robert Peel was crossbred with pigs known as Irish grazers. It was later refined in Staffordshire and number of other regions including Leicestershire and Warwickshire. It is one of the oldest breeds in the United Kingdom and one of the least interbred, so it is highly...

Canvey Island Monster
2013-08-01 12:07:38

In November 1953, a carcass of a strange looking creature washed up on the shore of Canvey Island, England. Another carcass was found in August 1954. The Canvey Island Monster was the name given to this creature. The 1953 carcass was 2.4 feet in length with bulging eyes, gills, and thick reddish brown skin. Its feet were shaped like a horseshoe with five toes, but lacked arms and hands. The remains were considered no threat so it was cremated. The second carcass was similar in looks but...

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  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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