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2014-06-05 12:33:36

PTAC Replacements for any Manufacturer are Available MOUNT VERNON, NY, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Ice Air offers a full line of Packaged Terminal Air Conditioners (PTAC) that are exact replacements for McQuay, Remington and Singer PTAC equipment. In early 2014, Daikin Applied, formerly McQuay International, announced that they are discontinuing all of their PTAC product lines, including legacy products, and exiting the OEM PTAC business. Photo -...

2014-03-21 12:22:58

Largest Restoration Project to Date in the First President's Home MOUNT VERNON, Va., March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Officials at George Washington's home, Mount Vernon, unveiled on March 21 the results of the most comprehensive room research and renovation effort in the 161-year history of the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association. The "New Room", the largest and grandest room in George Washington's Mansion, has taken on a new appearance and a new interpretation. To celebrate...

2014-03-21 12:21:32

SAN ANTONIO, March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Valero Renewable Fuels Company, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE: VLO), announced today that it has purchased a corn ethanol plant in Mount Vernon, Ind. from Aventine Renewable Energy-Mt. Vernon, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Aventine Renewable Energy Holdings, Inc. The plant has an annual production capacity of 110 million gallons and uses Delta-T technology, similar to the process already in use at...

2013-12-04 23:29:01

SABIC'S Innovative Plastics Business located in Mt. Vernon, Indiana announces major investments to produce a state-of-the-art cogeneration (CoGen) plant along with streamlining technology for the chemical production process which will result in substantial greener solutions. Mt. Vernon, Indiana (PRWEB) December 04, 2013 SABIC'S Innovative Plastics business today announced two major investments at its largest U.S. facility aimed at further increasing the business’ global...

2013-11-12 23:30:26

Elizabeth C. Abel, M.S.W. is recognized as an NAPW VIP Woman of the Year for her outstanding leadership and commitment within her profession. Garden City, NY (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 Elizabeth C. Abel, M.S.W. is the Project Director, Comprehensive Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Program (CAPP) at City of Mount Vernon-Youth Bureau, which specializes in human services. Ms. Abel has attained the highest level of membership to the National Association of Professional Women as a VIP Woman of...

2013-10-24 23:35:01

Wartburg, one of Westchester’s largest senior services providers, today opened a striking, $31-million new building that houses a progressive “patient-centered” rehabilitation center and the region’s only adult day services center that is open seven days a week. The modern, three-story, 70,200 square foot structure is sited on Wartburg’s 34-acre campus. Mount Vernon, NY (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 Wartburg, one of Westchester’s largest senior services providers, today opened a...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.