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2014-09-16 23:00:22

Be sure to catch 101 Mobility of Long Island on latest episode of NBC’s George to the Rescue. Floral Park, NY (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 This past June, John Michiellini, owner of 101 Mobility of Long Island, and a handful of Nassau County business leaders teamed up with George Oliphant of NBC’s George to the Rescue. Their mission: to help a local wheelchair-bound woman independently access her garden and driveway. On Saturday evening, all involved parties will finally get the chance...

2014-09-11 00:20:49

Planet Fitness offers affordable gym membership options and non-intimidating workout environment for people of all shapes and sizes embarking on their own fitness journeys NEWINGTON, N.H., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and affordable prices, today announced that for the 4(th) year in a row, the brand will serve as the national gym partner of NBC's hit show The Biggest Loser, which premieres...

2014-09-03 23:06:36

Jeff Zucker, the president of CNN Worldwide, will be the featured speaker as the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School opens the seventh season of its Leaders + Legends lecture series on September 11, 2014, in Baltimore Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 Jeff Zucker, the president of CNN Worldwide, will be the featured speaker as the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School opens the seventh season of its Leaders + Legends lecture series at 7:30 a.m. September 11, 2014, at the school’s...

2014-08-22 08:23:24

NBC's Today Show Main Street Makeover with Martin Lindstrom and Vancouver based Juice Group Advertising breathe new life into a struggling Baltimore corner store. BALTIMORE, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Once the measure of neighborhood America's commercial success, local corner stores are feeling the squeeze. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140822/138814) Gone are the days of being a place to purchase necessities and greet your neighbor. Now big box super...

2014-08-21 12:27:55

FIRST ARTIST TO LAND 3 SONGS IN THE TOP SIX OF BILLBOARD'S DIGITAL SONGS CHART SINCE MICHAEL JACKSON NEW YORK, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The year's most anticipated album and ARIANA GRANDE's sophomore effort, My Everything [Republic Records], will be available August 25(th) and has already topped the charts with four #1 singles on the iTunes Overall Top Songs Chart. Among those number ones are her multi-platinum, record-setting smash "Problem" [featuring Iggy Azalea],...

2014-08-21 12:26:23

The Biggest Loser Resort Chicago to Open September 6 and The Biggest Loser Resort at The Villas of Amelia Island Plantation in Jacksonville, Florida to Open October 18 SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the continued success of two existing locations in Malibu, CA and Niagara, NY, The Biggest Loser Resort announces the openings of two new state-of-the-art locations this fall. The Biggest Loser Resort Chicago will open September 6 in the Hilton Indian Lakes...

2014-08-18 23:01:38

Parkulture co-founder Jared “JJ” Woods, who earned the top time in the regional finals, will now face one of the toughest obstacle courses known to man in Las Vegas along with competitors from all five regions. Miami, Florida (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Parkulture co-founder, professional stuntman and parkour instructor, Jared “JJ” Woods, will be competing in the Las Vegas finals of NBC’s highest rated primetime extreme sports competition show, American Ninja Warrior. The show will...

2014-08-14 08:25:35

PORTLAND, Ore., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rentrak (NASDAQ: RENT), the leader in precisely measuring movies and TV everywhere, has signed a multi-year agreement with the NBC Owned Television Stations in Los Angeles (KNBC), Dallas-Fort Worth (KXAS), and Miami-Fort Lauderdale (WTVJ). These stations will utilize Rentrak's massive and passive measurement system, including Rentrak's single-source automotive and political segmentations, to sell the value of their audiences and inventory...

2014-08-01 16:23:01

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "Project Acheron," an adrenaline-filled, one-hour special featuring world-class athletes testing their limits in the wilds of Patagonia for nine grueling days, is set to air on Sunday, August 3rd at 3pm ET/12pm PST on NBC. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140801/132710 Four elite athletes cross the proverbial river of pain to undergo transformation in a way no cross-training program has ever done before. The athletes -...

2014-07-31 23:05:29

Addiction referral service Live To Be Sober has entered into a sponsorship partnership with Jared Blake: country music’s bad boy, gone good. As part of the sponsorship, Blake has created an intimate acoustic break within his high-energy show, where he sits alone on stage and talks to audiences about his personal struggles and winning back his life. (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Live To Be Sober, a no-cost 24/7 confidential referral service where trained counselors provide guidance, advice and...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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