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2010-08-03 15:03:00

TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- An ADA discrimination complaint was filed today in federal court in Tampa on behalf of retired Methodist minister Reverend Frances Swartz against Westminster Communities of Florida, which owns and operates 20 retirement centers. Rev.

2010-06-21 15:46:58

A new doctoral thesis in history from the University of Gothenburg, Sweden, concludes that a person interested in becoming a Swedish bishop in the 1900s had to be careful not to appear too anxious.

2010-04-19 17:25:00

AUSTIN, Texas, April 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On World Malaria Day, Sunday, April 25, The United Methodist Church will officially launch Imagine No Malaria, its $75 million initiative to eliminate malaria deaths in Africa.

2010-04-14 12:00:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The people of The United Methodist Church will join with partner organizations to distribute 30,000 long-lasting insecticide-treated bed nets in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), where malaria is a leading cause of death.

2010-03-04 12:26:00

Not-for-profit senior living organizations form alliance; ACTS to serve more than 9,000 older adults in eight states WEST POINT, Pa., March 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ACTS Retirement-Life Communities Inc., (ACTS) and the Peninsula United Methodist Homes, Inc.

2010-01-13 18:53:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A major earthquake hit Port-au-Prince, Haiti yesterday, causing widespread destruction. Millions of people are affected and thousands are feared dead.

2009-09-09 10:26:00

ATLANTA, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Webmedx, the fourth largest medical transcription service provider in the U.S.

2009-09-07 15:14:33

A suburban Chicago woman said she has attended services at about 90 different churches in the city during the past 20 years. Marie Coyne, 73, who has been joined on her Sunday outings by friend Christine Scriba, 73, for the past five years, said she has attended churches with all-black congregations and facilities conducting mass in Latin, Spanish and Polish, the Chicago Sun-Times reported Monday. Coyne, a Eucharistic minister at St.

2009-08-06 15:44:00

American Health Assistance Foundation Researcher Is Featured Facilitator CLARKSBURG, Md., Aug.

Word of the Day
  • A woman chauffeur.
  • A woman who operates an automobile.
The word 'chaffeuse' comes from French, and is the feminine form of 'chauffeur'.