Latest Meridian micropolitan area Stories

2010-11-08 12:06:00

Award-Winning Website Showcases Paradigm's Local Apartment Communities; Provides Engaging Interface for Upscale Renters Seeking a New DC Address DULLES, Va., Nov. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ecendant Interactive, a leading Internet focused marketing and advertising firm based in the Dulles Tech Corridor, was recently honored with the first place award for Best Website for a Regional Builder for Paradigm Management, in the annual Great American Living Awards held on October 21st in...

2009-08-31 12:00:00

FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Meridian Aviation Consulting, a division of Meridian Consulting L.L.C., with deep expertise in the rotor wing industry as a consulting & brokerage firm, is now offering 34 helicopters for sale and lease with an estimated market value of over $30 Million. Michael Bashlor, President of Meridian Consulting L.L.C. said, "Meridian Consulting offers a full spectrum of helicopter services. This includes Brokerage and Sales, Quality Control Audits,...

2009-07-09 09:00:00

ALLEN PARK, Mich., July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Meridian Automotive Systems, Inc. ("Meridian") announced today that they have reached an agreement with affiliates of Flex N Gate, LLC ("Flex N Gate"), whereby Flex N Gate has, effective as of July 7, 2009, acquired elements of Meridian's Bumper Systems business. Flex N Gate has acquired, or assumed certain leases of, Meridian's Bumper Systems business and facilities located in Fowlerville, Grand Rapids and Ionia, Michigan and Angola, Indiana. Terms...

2008-07-15 09:01:16

By The Meridian Star, Miss. Jul. 15--from staff reports City and county public school districts have announced registration schedules for the 2008-09 school year. The schedules are as follows: Lauderdale County School District Aug. 7 is the first day of school for Lauderdale County School District. The following is the schedule for new students who have not previously registered. Registration will be held from 8 a.m.-noon on each respective campus: Wednesday-Friday...

2008-07-13 09:00:11

By Jennifer Jacob, The Meridian Star, Miss. Jul. 13--For teens in Meridian, there is one complaint that goes around less in waves than in tsunamis: "This town is so boring," they say as if in chorus. "There's nothing to do here." "I really don't think there's enough to do," said Grant Williams, a Meridian High School student who will turn 17 next month. "In the summer I find myself trying to look for little small jobs because there's nothing else to do." "There's not really much to do,"...

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  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
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