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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...

2014-06-05 23:13:53

Technical Center focused on career development and training Rochester Hills, MI (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 Plymouth Technology, Inc., a provider of industrial and Oil & Gas water treatment chemicals and engineering solutions, today announced that Plymouth team members Bobby Lopatta and Ryan Hall will serve as members of the Oil and Gas Advisory Board at the R.G. Drage Career Technical Center in Massillon, Ohio. The purpose of the R. G. Drage Career Technical Center is to collaborate with...

2014-06-05 08:32:46

Marcus Allen recognized as an alumni success story for parlaying his Ashford degree into a rewarding career as a special education teacher SAN DIEGO, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ashford University has selected Marcus Allen as the University's Outstanding Alum of the Week. Allen graduated magna cum laude from Ashford in 2012 with a bachelor's degree in social science, education concentration. After completing an alternative certification program and passing the special education...

2014-06-02 12:25:16

AMARILLO, Texas, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hastings Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAST), a leading multimedia entertainment retailer ("Hastings"), today reported that the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas, Amarillo Division, has issued an Order Granting Motion for Temporary Restraining Order and Setting Hearing on Request for a Preliminary Injunction (the "Order") restricting the potential merger transaction involving Hastings and an affiliate of Mr....

New 3D Model Of King Richard III's Spine Shows Prominent Scoliosis
2014-05-30 09:12:05

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online It’s been 21 months since an unmarked grave under a car park in Leicester, England revealed the remains of the Last Plantagenet King, Richard III, and since then a wealth of evidence has come to light about the short-lived king and his untimely demise. The most recent findings of Richard’s remains, which were hastily buried without shroud or coffin, reveals that his spine shows strong evidence of scoliosis. Richard III was...

2014-05-27 23:13:24

Visitors Will Find Extensive Resources and an Enhanced User Experience Rochester Hills, MI (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 Plymouth Technology, Inc., a provider of industrial and Oil & Gas water treatment chemicals and applications engineering solutions, today announced they are inviting visitors to explore their new website. The new website has been designed to provide the ultimate user-friendly experience with improved navigation and functionality throughout, and is part of the organizations...

2014-05-23 16:20:54

Ford's Military discount works in conjunction with Memorial Day deals PORTSMOUTH, N.H., May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- While understanding the importance of Memorial Day and the tributes paid to fallen servicemen and women, many also consider the last weekend in May the unofficial start to summer. In appreciation of the those who have served and to kick off the summer season, Portsmouth Ford in New Hampshire is compiling a number of attractive lease offers and price reductions...

2014-05-21 12:23:40

NEW BRIGHTON, Minn., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the City of New Brighton filed a motion asking the federal court to order the United States Army to honor its 1988 litigation settlement agreement, entered into after the U.S. Army admitted that it had contaminated New Brighton's water supply. "Twenty-six years ago, the U.S. Army promised the residents of New Brighton that it would unconditionally pay all costs for the City to own and operate a state-of-the-art water treatment facility...


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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Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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