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2014-07-16 16:20:49

Assoc. offers alternatives and resources in the case of shutdown NEW YORK, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Long Island is home to the largest concentration of AARP members in the nation, with many still in the workforce (85% of AARP members 50-64 on Long Island), joining the ranks of hundreds of thousands of other 50+ workers on Long Island who make the daily trek into NYC, they face a commuting nightmare if the looming July 20th LIRR shutdown becomes a reality. AARP New York says...

2014-06-19 23:16:13

New York’s leading commercial security systems installation company, Total Security Integrated Systems, has been contracted to work with Transit Wireless, who was chosen to significantly transform the NYC subway system’s communications and security capabilities. Elmont, New York (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 When it comes to safety and security, the Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) has taken the public awareness slogan: "If You See Something, Say Something™" to a whole new...

2014-06-16 08:34:35

SAN FRANCISCO, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Access to endpoint's PULSE configuration software internalizes the IRT system build process for companies conducting clinical trials endpoint today announced the availability of its PULSE(TM) platform as a Software as a Service (SaaS) product. endpoint's PULSE platform has been used to configure and deploy Interactive Response Technology (IRT) systems for hundreds of clinical trials accessible via phone (IVR), web (IWR) and...

2014-03-05 12:20:20

With more than 2,500 cars under contract in NYC, Whisk debuts weekly subscription service and loyalty program to better serve New Yorkers' everyday transportation needs NEW YORK, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In an unprecedented move for New York City's ground transportation industry, new car service app Whisk has unveiled Whisk Unlimited Ride Pass, unlimited ride subscriptions offering New Yorkers flat-rate weekly memberships for black car transportation. This is Whisk's latest innovation to...

2013-10-21 23:03:40

National Coney Island Grand Opening Ceremony, Tuesday, October 22; Representatives of Canton Organizations to Cut an Extra-Long Coney Dog at Grand Opening Farmington Hills, MI (PRWEB) October 21, 2013 Area corporate and civic leaders from Canton organizations will be on hand to cut a Coney to open the new National Coney Island (NCI) Canton store at 11:30 am on Tuesday, October 22. The Canton Chamber of Commerce and the Canton Downtown Development Authority will also participate in the...

2013-05-02 23:20:10

On April 30, 2013, the Appellate Division for New York's First Judicial Department published its decision in the case of Burnett Williams v. City of New York, New York City Transit Authority and Metropolitan Transportation Authority. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 02, 2013 The construction accident lawyers at Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP (http://www.blockotoole.com/) are pleased to announce that on April 30, 2013, the Appellate Division for New York's First Judicial Department published its...

2013-04-25 16:15:56

The microbial population in the air of the New York City subway system is nearly identical to that of ambient air on the city streets. This research, published ahead of print in the journal Applied and Environmental Microbiology, establishes an important baseline, should it become necessary to monitor the subway's air for dispersal of potentially dangerous microbes. Also, the combination of new methodologies in the study, including fast collection of aerosols and rapid sequencing technology,...

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.