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2014-01-08 12:25:56

Use #PFBiggestSupporter for the chance to win a trip to The Biggest Loser season finale in Los Angeles on Feb. 4, 2014 NEWINGTON, N.H., Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As the proud gym sponsor of NBC's hit show The Biggest Loser, Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and affordable prices, is hosting "The Biggest Supporter" sweepstakes on Twitter and Instagram to show its support for contestants on the show. As part of the sweepstakes,...

2014-01-07 23:26:00

New York auto accident lawyer David Perecman of The Perecman Firm comments on an eleven-car accident on the Staten Island Expressway. New York, New York (PRWEB) January 07, 2014 An eleven-car accident closed a section of the Staten Island Expressway and left one person injured. The accident was being blamed on the weather, said NBC News(1.5.14). The weather is a common factor contributing to many traffic crashes, said David Perecman, founder of The Perecman Firm. Freezing rain and sleet...

2014-01-06 12:31:50

Inspirational Design Expert to Serve as Artistic Advisor, Ambassador for LG Studio Premium Kitchen Appliances LAS VEGAS, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LG Electronics today announced an exclusive new alliance between top decorator and product designer Nate Berkus and LG Studio, the brand's premium line of kitchen appliances. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110203/CG42292LOGO-d) In his multi-year engagement as artistic advisor, Berkus will work closely with the LG Studio...

2013-12-23 23:04:10

Speedskaters will vie for a spot on Team USA at upcoming Olympic Trials. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) December 23, 2013 Utah is proud to remain one of the nation’s leading states for Olympic sports as it gears up to host the Speedskating U.S. Olympic Team Trials which will determine Team USA for the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia. Beginning Dec. 27, the 2013/2014 Olympic Trials will be held at the legendary Olympic Oval in Kearns, UT, known as the “fastest ice on earth.”...

2013-12-11 23:26:21

Robert Calkin, President and Founder of the Cannabis Career Institute, is taking his decades of expertise in this field to the public in what is unquestionably a growth industry within our sluggish economy. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 On Saturday, December 14th, at the Hilton Garden Inn in Las Vegas, Nevada, budding cannabis entrepreneurs are invited to attend a day-long Cannabis Career Institute seminar covering every sector of this evolving industry. Since 2009, CCI has...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'