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2014-06-27 23:03:11

ReportsnReports.com adds “Global and Chinese Paprika Industry, 2009-2019 Market Research Report” report to its research database. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 Global and Chinese Paprika Industry, 2009-2019 Market Research Report is a professional and in-depth market survey on Global and Chinese Paprika industry. The report firstly reviews the basic information of Paprika including its classification, application and manufacturing technology. The report then explores global and...

Groundbreaking 3D-Printed Device Saves Baby's Life
2013-05-23 11:23:56

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Using 3D printing technology and a little ingenuity, doctors at the University of Michigan´s C.S. Mott Children's Hospital were able to help an infant with a collapsed bronchus to breathe by constructing a life-saving device. "Quite a few doctors said he had a good chance of not leaving the hospital alive," April Gionfriddo said about her now 20-month-old son, Kaiba. "At that point, we were desperate. Anything that would work, we...

2013-04-08 23:00:14

A local Rochester garage organization company recently met all the requirements to become the exclusive carrier of RedLine Garagegear garage cabinets in the Southeast Minnesota area. Space Concepts has formally announced a dealer agreement with the powder coated wood garage cabinet manufacturer. South Beloit, IL (PRWEB) April 08, 2013 Space Concepts began organizing garages around Rochester, MN in 2004. Two years later, the company expanded its offerings to include storage and...

2010-10-28 13:21:00

TORRANCE, Calif., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanrio, Inc. continues their 50th Anniversary celebration with the upcoming Small Gift anchor event in Los Angeles. Small Gift Los Angeles is a 10 day carnival-style event open to the public Friday, November 12 - Sunday, November 21 at Barker Hanger in Santa Monica. Small Gift Miami is the East Coast anchor event and will take place December 2 - 5, during Art Basel. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100908/LA61362LOGO) (Logo:...

2010-09-21 13:01:00

TORRANCE, Calif., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanrio Inc. and Target will partner together this fall on Small Gift -- the mobile pop-up tour that will bring Sanrio's 50th Anniversary celebration to fans nationwide. Small Gift, inspired by the company's "small gift, big smile" philosophy, will deliver the Sanrio experience directly to fans of all ages, pairing the whimsical nostalgia of Sanrio with the modern twist of a cross country mobile retail brand experience. The tour will pay tribute...

2010-08-30 12:45:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Claiming a clear victory in a long battle, Andre' DiMino, who is leading a coalition of groups and individuals from the Italian American community, declared, "I have no doubt our efforts resulted in the Mafia II Launch Party, at the 92nd Street Y's Tribeca Center, being a dismal failure." DiMino continued, "When we first heard about this marketing event only recently, we went into action, using our resolve to challenge an event whose purpose was to mock the...

2010-08-18 11:29:00

FAIRFIELD, N.J., Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Calling it a "pile of racist nonsense" that perpetuates stereotypes of Italian Americans as violent, murderous mobsters, UNICO National's Andre' DiMino is demanding that Take Two Interactive halt the release of the "Mafia 2" videogame, planned to hit stores on August 24th. Mafia 2 portrays the life of a fictional Vito Scaletta, the son of Sicilian immigrants. As the game progresses, Vito joins a crime family and becomes a "made man." The game...

2010-08-04 05:03:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- This summer, the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel welcomes David Arquette Presents: Beacher's Madhouse, a revolutionary Vaudeville-inspired theater development within the iconic property. The five-year, projected 25 million-dollar run will be the foundation to a new chapter in theater and nightlife, elevating the standards of Los Angeles' social scene. David Arquette Presents: Beacher's Madhouse will pioneer a resurgence of glitz and glam in the exact...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'