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2014-04-30 12:28:50

Established ticket provider Ticketability.com has cut its pricing on Beyonce & Jay-Z Minute Maid Park tickets for the tour stop in Houston, TX at Minute Maid Park on July 18, 2014. Savvy fans have been taking advantage of promo code "COUPON" during checkout for an additional discount on any tickets. GERMANTOWN, Wis., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Ticketability.com can easily supply Beyonce & Jay-Z Minute Maid Park tickets for an upcoming show that is part of the "On The...

2014-04-23 08:26:06

HOUSTON, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Petroleum Connection has announced the agenda for the 2(nd) Annual Oilfield Housing Solutions Conference, being held at Minute Maid Park in Houston on May 1 & 2, 2014. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140422/77395 Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140422/77396 This conference is organized to address the workforce housing challenges and opportunities arising from the sudden growth of the oil & gas "boom towns"...

2014-04-14 12:30:01

HOUSTON, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Houston Astros and Aramark (NYSE: ARMK), the team's longtime food and beverage provider, today announced a long term extension of their partnership at Minute Maid Park. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131212/PH32713LOGO Under terms of the agreement, Aramark will continue the management and development of Minute Maid Park's concessions, club level, suites and restaurant dining programs. Aramark, which also manages Minute Maid Park's...

2013-10-21 23:21:47

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: 2012 Fruit Beverage in the U.S. London (PRWEB) October 21, 2013 ALL TYPES OF FRUIT JUICE AND DRINKS. This report delivers the details on juices, juice blends, refrigerated, shelf-stable, concentrates, trends by brand, flavors, package and much more. Provides topline global data as well as projections for the U.S. market. Also breaks out nectars and superpremium juice as well as from-concentrate and not-from-concentrate juice....

2012-09-09 23:02:17

Cheap Concert Tickets announces that Paul McCartney will continue his worldwide tour with four dates in November 2012. The cities and venues McCartney will visit are Minute Maid Park in Houston, Scottrade Center in St. Louis, BC Place in Vancouver and Rexall Place in Edmonton. McCartney will make his first visit to St. Louis in 10 years and his Houston visit will be his first since November 19, 2005. He has not been in Vancouver since 1964 and his visit in 2012 will be his first to...

orange juice and fresh oranges
2012-01-29 08:25:45

Nine shipments of orange juice originating from Brazil and Canada were detained on Friday after they tested positive for the illegal fungicide carbendazim, according to various media reports. The fungicide, which has not been approved for use on orange trees in the U.S., is commonly used in Brazil to combat blight blossom and black spot mold, according to Anna Yukhananov of Reuters. FDA testing revealed that none of the shipments tested positive for more than 52 parts per billion (ppb)...

UPDATE: Coca-Cola Warned Government About Fungicide in Orange Juice
2012-01-13 06:20:05

The Coca-Cola Co. admitted that they alerted the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) about low levels of fungicide in its orange juice products. The alert caused juice prices to rise and brought about the need for the government to test for the fungicidal residue, ABC News reports. Coca-Cola, which makes the Minute Maid and Simply Orange brands of juice notified the FDA about low levels of the fungicide carbendazim in theirs and their competitor´s orange juice products. Currently...

Increased Testing, Ban on Imports, Possible Price Increases in Wake of OJ Contamination
2012-01-11 14:40:47

U.S. health officials have vowed to increase testing efforts following the detection of low levels of fungicide in orange juice, CBS News and the Associated Press (AP) reported on Wednesday. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) sent a letter to members of the juice industry Monday, noting that an unidentified company had contacted them in December to report low levels of the fungicide carbendazim both in their own orange juice and in that produced by competitors. According to CBS...

2011-04-11 00:00:39

Ocean Tomo, LLC, the leading intellectual capital merchant bancâ“ž¢ firm, officially announced the opening of a full service office in Houston, Texas today by hosting a behind-the-scenes tech talk tour at Minute Maid Park. Ocean Tomo's Houston office provides financial products and services related to intellectual property including expert testimony, valuation, research, ratings, investments, risk management, and transactions. Chicago, IL (Vocus/PRWEB) April 08,...

2010-09-11 15:24:00

HOUSTON, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mobile Dog Heart Health Tour is heading south to Houston for the Astros' Dog Day Expo at Minute Maid Park on September 19, 2010. During the special promotion that encourages fans to bring their dogs to the game, veterinary cardiologists on the Mobile Dog Heart Health Tour will perform free dog heart examinations inside a mobile medical unit at Minute Maid Park. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100911/CG63273 ) (Photo:...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'