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2014-02-27 12:27:21

Award-Winning NPR Journalist Will Join Kaiser Health News WASHINGTON, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Kaiser Family Foundation has named NPR health policy correspondent Julie Rovner as the Robin Toner Distinguished Fellow. Rovner is an award-winning journalist and noted expert on health policy issues. While at NPR she reported on all aspects of health policy and politics in Washington and around the country. Rovner has also served as NPR's lead correspondent covering...

Facebook To Begin Construction Of Anton Menlo Company Town
2013-10-03 17:25:46

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online The concept of a “company town” isn’t usually one that is remembered fondly. While there have been some company-built communities that tried to encourage healthy lifestyles and productive workers, many railroad, lumber camps and coal mines created towns that were anything but a worker’s paradise. Facebook is now seeking to take the concept of a company town into the 21st century with plans to build a $120 million, 294-unit...

2012-12-19 05:02:26

Philadelphia ad agency has portfolio piece ranked among some of the design industry´s most prestigious work. Malvern, PA (PRWEB) December 18, 2012 A website created by Mangos, a full-service Philadelphia advertising agency, has been selected by Communication Arts as its Webpick of the day for December 18, 2012. The awarded site, rafaelnavarro.com, was created for Navarro Saxophone Mouthpieces, a Florida-based company that makes exquisite, custom mouthpieces for some of the most...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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