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2014-08-10 23:00:22

The innovative "Salto AMOK escutcheon" System was added to Omega Security Solutions’ suite of services to ensure schools are secure in cases of emergencies. The "Salto AMOK escutcheon" System is designed specifically for educational system use, enabling quick building & facility lock down. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) August 11, 2014 Omega Security Solutions are pleased to announce the launch of the pioneer “Salto AMOK escutcheon" System to their suite of...

2014-02-04 08:28:53

NEW YORK, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- While NetFlix's runaway television hit, "Orange is the New Black" vividly details the escapades of a first time offender thrown amidst the toxic environment of the prison system, John "Doc" Fuller, a prisoner consultant, motivational speaker and the CEO and president of Prison Coach Speaking & Consulting LLC, is a real life expert with first hand knowledge of such situations. In fact, he has played a key role in developing the modern face of...

2013-12-23 23:23:09

School ALERT, by Helix Group LLC, attends Washington State School Conferences. Co-founder Tim Garchow gives a presentation regarding Senate Bill 5197 requirements addressing school safety and also highlights School ALERT System's compliancy. Tumwater, WA (PRWEB) December 23, 2013 Washington Educator's Conference: School ALERT System was an enthusiastic sponsor in the first annual Washington Educator's Conference held on October 21-22, 2013 in Seattle, WA. The conference...

2013-08-21 23:24:16

The School ALERT system is a custom software based solution designed to save time by easily locking down a building or buildings, improve communication, and reduce the cost of implementing a hardware based emergency response. Tumwater, WA (PRWEB) August 21, 2013 School ALERT (Active Lock-down & Emergency Response Technology) During an emergency, every second counts. That is the premise behind School ALERT (Active Lock-down and Emergency Response Technology). The School ALERT System is...

2011-09-06 07:00:00

School shootings, weather emergencies and other disasters often trigger local public. Janesville, Wisconsin (PRWEB) September 06, 2011 School shootings, weather emergencies and other disasters often trigger local public and private schools to lockdown their students and teachers, sometimes for hours. When these events occur, most schools today are woefully unprepared. This prompted survivaltools-equipment.com to announce its new Classroom Lockdown Survival Kit. When an emergency arises,...

2011-09-01 19:25:00

SurvivalTools-Equipment.com offers a great gift idea "Deluxe Classroom Lockdown Sruvival Kit" for disasters in local area schools such as tornadoes. Janesville, Wisconsin (PRWEB) September 01, 2011 Disaster survival is a concern for every school and most have a safety plan in place. School survival kits are kept on the premises; and contain things like first aid supplies, food and extra clothing. Some schools even require its students to bring in their own emergency survival kits at the...

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2010-03-11 12:10:00

Public schools in Minneapolis, Minnesota, were placed on lockdown Wednesday after threats of violence appeared online on Facebook and a second, unnamed social networking website. On March 10, city officials received a phone call from an individual claiming that a young man was going to "shoot up" an unnamed public school in the Minneapolis area around 9:30 am that morning. One of the two individuals also posted the threat online -- an AFP story claims that the caller read about the proposed...

2010-02-16 10:45:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- "TNA iMPACT!," Spike TV's highly-rated two-hour weekly series, is moving from Thursday nights to Monday nights beginning Monday, March 8 (9:00-11:00pm ET/PT), it was announced today by TNA President Dixie Carter and legendary pop culture icon Hulk Hogan at a press conference at the "TNA iMPACT! Zone" at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20060322/NYW096LOGO ) "TNA iMPACT!" will air live on March 8, with...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'