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2014-07-21 16:22:13

NEWARK, N.J., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In partnership with the PSEG Foundation and the PSEG Law Department, the Volunteer Lawyers for Justice (VLJ) will hold its next free legal counsel clinic for veterans and active duty military personnel on July 22, 2014. The Military Personnel/ Veterans Legal Assistance Project (MLAP) clinic will be held at PSEG's Corporate Headquarters, 80 Park Plaza, Newark, NJ. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120830/MM62627LOGO Clinics are held on...

2014-07-17 23:04:32

Projects will help revitalize three cities in New Jersey. Newark, NJ (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) today announced that it is investing nearly $1 million in seven urban community development projects through the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs’ (DCA) Neighborhood Revitalization Tax Credit (NRTC) program. The supported projects will assist with the economic revitalization of Newark, Jersey City and Camden. “Horizon has...

2014-07-14 23:02:21

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey to demonstrate HorizonSelect, its private online marketplace. Newark, NJ (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Employers looking to lower their health care costs and provide their employees with more benefit options must understand how purchasing benefits is changing. Private exchanges, or private online marketplaces, are the future of employee benefits. Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) is offering a free webinar, The Future of...

2014-07-10 23:01:12

South Jersey arts center selected for support and anniversary grants Millville and Newark, NJ (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey is celebrating ten years of supporting community organizations throughout the state by awarding one of its long-time grantees a special anniversary present: An extra $10,000 for general operating support. The gift recipient, the Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center, had just received separate Foundation approval of a $10,000 award for its...

2014-07-10 08:22:47

--More than $986 billion in risk is concentrated within 15 major metro areas-- IRVINE, Calif., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CoreLogic(®) (NYSE: CLGX), a leading global property information, analytics and data-enabled services provider, today released its 2014 storm surge analysis featuring estimates on both the number and reconstruction value of single-family homes exposed to hurricane-driven storm surge risk within the United States. According to the findings, more than 6.5 million homes...

2014-07-07 23:01:17

Second annual sweepstakes will send one lucky family to beautiful Lavallette for a rent-free week in a shore-front house just steps from the boardwalk. Newark, NJ (PRWEB) July 07, 2014 Nothing is more identifiably “New Jersey” than our state’s beloved shore, and Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) believes that families should have the opportunity to experience a true Jersey shore summer vacation. Horizon BCSBNJ’s second annual “Back to the Boardwalk”...

2014-07-05 23:02:21

Startups and Entrepreneurs can enter their big idea to win $10,000 in cloud-hosting services from HostMySite, featuring Windows Azure Pack. Newark, DE (PRWEB) July 05, 2014 HostMySite, a leading provider of website and cloud-hosting solutions, announced today that they are launching the Light Up The Cloud Sweepstakes, aimed specifically at the start-up community. The 8-week contest, sponsored by Microsoft, will award one Microsoft Surface 2 a week, and a Grand Prize of $10,000 worth of...

2014-07-03 08:22:53

New Studio Master Drive High Color-Space LED Backlight Delivers the Color Gamut Level of a Plasma Display NEWARK, N.J., July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Panasonic, a leader in connected HDTVs, announced pricing and availability of its 2014 Life+Screen AX800 Series 4K Ultra HDTVs. The AX800 Series features two screen sizes - 65-inch class, and 58-inch class and is initially offered by www.panasonic.com. MODEL MSRP AVAILABILITY ----- ----...

2014-07-01 23:00:55

Despite the New Jersey’s ranking of 49th among the states in terms of small business friendliness according to a most recent study of the non-partisan Small Business and Entrepreneurship Council and 50th in job growth according to a study by the Business School at Arizona State University, the final budget passed by the Legislature and presented to the Governor, lacks the help small businesses need to help them survive, let alone grow. Newark, NJ (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 Legislative...

2014-06-26 16:23:37

Legendary artist adds a splash of color to Newark renaissance NEWARK, N.J., June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The city of Newark is undergoing an urban renaissance, and at the heart of this transformation is a thriving, vibrant visual and performing arts scene. Among those who have taken notice is Peter Max, who designed the cover for the Summer Issue of RADIUS Magazine. Max also penned an essay for the publication, entitled "A Joyful Paradise." The story features a visual retrospective...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • 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.'
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