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2011-08-17 10:00:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Appliance Recycling Centers of America, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARCI) today announced that Illinois Municipal Electric Agency (IMEA) has selected the Company to be the provider of turnkey appliance recycling services for subscribing municipals and member cooperatives in Illinois participating in the Recycle My Fridge Program. The program began August 1, 2011. Through this program, participating electric customers who turn in operating but energy...

2011-07-21 16:00:00

MINNEAPOLIS, July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Appliance Recycling Centers of America, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARCI) today announced that it will report second quarter 2011 results after the market closes on August 8, 2011. The Company will hold a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Central Time on Tuesday, August 9, 2011 to discuss the results for the second quarter of 2011. To participate in the conference call, please dial the following number ten minutes prior to the scheduled time: 1-800-699-5854. A...

2011-07-13 12:14:00

BENTON HARBOR, Mich., July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Amana -- the brand that brought kitchens the countertop microwave, the first side-by-side refrigerator and the first bottom-freezer refrigerator -- is changing the appliance landscape once again by making shopping for and using appliances easier than ever. Amana brand's goal is to make the everyday stress-free by designing appliances that are easy to use because life is truly better when appliances do the dirty work for you. (Logo:...

2011-06-01 10:28:00

BENTON HARBOR, Mich., June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Whirlpool brand is helping make cooking more accessible and for all homeowners with the introduction of two ADA-compliant* (American with Disabilities Act) ranges. The Whirlpool® 30-inch drop-in self-cleaning ranges meet accessibility guidelines established by the ADA to make daily activities easier for those with limited mobility. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110404/NY75862LOGO ) "With Baby...

2011-05-15 00:02:35

Airport Home Appliance announces the new Airport Home Appliance Outlet Center located at 1950 Alpine Way in Hayward. San Francisco, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) May 13, 2011 "Airport Home Appliance has decided to pass warehouse savings onto the public seven days per week with our new outlet center," said Alicia Owsley, Marketing Director at Airport Home Appliance. Airport Home Appliance offers top quality appliances and carries a wide variety of products that every customer is seeking. At its new...

2011-05-15 00:02:35

Airport Home Appliance in San Jose opens its new Outlet Center in Hayward, which carries its wide selection of affordable appliances, open seven days a week for customer's convenience. San Francisco, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) May 13, 2011 Airport Home Appliance announces the new Airport Home Appliance Outlet Center located at 1950 Alpine Way in Hayward. "Airport Home Appliance has decided to pass warehouse savings onto the public seven days per week with our new outlet center," said Alicia Owsley,...

2011-05-04 00:00:27

May is National Electrical Safety Month and the Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI) is raising awareness about potential home electrical hazards and the importance of electrical safety. This year's campaign challenges people across the country to evaluate the electrical safety of their own homes. Arlington, VA (PRWEB) May 02, 2011 May is National Electrical Safety Month and the Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI) is raising awareness about potential home...

2011-04-28 10:00:00

MINNEAPOLIS, April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Appliance Recycling Centers of America, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARCI) has been selected to provide recycling services for the Conserve & Save® Refrigerator and Freezer Recycling Program, servicing the Triad in southern Minnesota. The Triad consists of three southern Minnesota utilities: Austin Utilities, Owatonna Public Utilities and Rochester Public Utilities. The program, which has had an incredible response thus far, began on April...

2011-04-26 10:00:00

LAS VEGAS, April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- LG Electronics is reinventing style at home and helping consumers elevate their culinary skills with the chic design and professional-grade features of the new LG Studio Series(TM) suite of built-in cooking and counter-depth refrigeration kitchen appliances. LG's new suite of premium appliances brings together ranges, wall ovens, warming drawers, cooktops, hoods, microwave ovens, refrigerators and dishwashers, as well as home laundry innovations...

2011-04-25 10:00:00

BENTON HARBOR, Mich., April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gas or electric? When it comes to cooktops, home cooks have been asking this question for years and with so many options on the market today, how do you know which one is right for your lifestyle? Each option has distinct benefits so it's important to pick the one that meets your needs and cooking habits. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110404/NY75862LOGO ) The first step when shopping for a cooktop is to decide what type of...


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.'