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2014-05-21 08:31:17

QUEENSTON, ON, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - The Willowbank School of Restoration Arts is honoured to announce that His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales has agreed to become its new Royal Patron. The announcement was made on the occasion of The Prince's 17(th) visit to Canada. Willowbank, situated on the U.S.-Canada border near Buffalo, NY, delivers post-secondary education in the crafting of new futures for old places. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140520/89639)...

2014-05-14 16:31:31

Imam Training Facility to Promote Open, Moderate Form of Islam WASHINGTON, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ (MACP) -- King Mohammed VI on Monday presided over the groundbreaking for a religious training institution aimed at instilling the values of Morocco's open, moderate form of Islam in the next generation of Muslim religious leaders (imams) and preachers (morchidines and morchidates) from across the region. The Mohammed VI Institute for the Training of Imams, Morchidines, and...

2014-04-08 12:20:17

Specialist Steinway Piano dealer showcases Golden Age Steinway Grands alongside Luxury Cars NEW YORK, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- During the past 12 months, Park Avenue Pianos have displayed their Golden Age Steinway Grand pianos alongside both Rolls Royce and Tesla Motors at two exclusive events. Park Avenue Pianos specializes in vintage Steinway Grand pianos from Steinway's Golden Age and has showrooms in Manhattan, Miami and Washington DC. The events, both in Miami, featured an...

The Fight For Richard III's Final Resting Place Begins In English Court
2014-03-13 13:15:30

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Last summer architects began drawing up plans for a raised tomb that would house the remains of King Richard III, whose remains were unearthed in late 2012 and later removed from underneath a car park in Leicester, England last year. Shortly after it was noted that Richard III’s remains would be housed in a Leicester cathedral, living relatives of the last Plantagenet King demanded that the remains should be buried in York,...

2013-05-17 23:18:53

Legally blind, pianist and composer Kevin Kern, known for his cinematic melodies begins his “Pictures from the Piano” Tour in June. Performances to be held in Washington, Oregon, California and Arizona in advance of his first tour of China in September. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) May 17, 2013 Steinway Artist and composer Kevin Kern will embark on a multi-city concert tour of the West Coast beginning in June. Kern, whose previous performances have drawn enthusiastic fans to...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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