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2014-06-09 23:00:33

The program is designed to help players improve speed, agility, strength and power. Newport News, VA (PRWEB) June 09, 2014 Tidewater Physical Therapy’s Newport News Performance Center will host a seven-week preseason prep program for football players designed to help them improve speed, agility, strength and power. The summer camp ($210) kicks off June 16 and will run through August 1 on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:20 to 7:20 p.m. Players from 13 to 18-years-old are encouraged to...

2014-05-27 23:01:31

The 2014 Virginia Senior Games, held May 14-17 in Newport News, attracted 800 athletes and weren’t so much about competition as they were about celebrating being fit at an older age. Newport News, Va. (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 The 2014 Virginia Senior Games, held May 14-17 in Newport News, weren’t so much about competition as they were about celebrating being fit at an older age, as Janice Gomoke, PT, can testify. Gomoke, a physical therapist at the Western Branch Tidewater Physical...

2014-05-01 23:13:42

The 28-person team of 6 to 84-year-olds from the Newport News Riverside Retirement Community showcased what it means to “live life actively and have a great time doing it” during the April 26 Color Me Rad 5K. Newport News, VA (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 As retired Army Col. Roy Rogers crossed the finish line of the Color Me Rad 5K in Newport News, Va. Saturday morning, he smiled broadly through the red, green, pink, and blue lines streaking his face. Not only did he finish the 5K course...

2014-04-22 23:16:52

The series of free seminars in May includes four morning sessions on injury prevention, nutrition, cross training and sports performance for runners. Newport News, VA (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 Calling all runners! Have a nagging pain? Injury? Perhaps just some questions you need answered as you gear up for races this season. Tidewater Physical Therapy and its Performance Centers, in conjunction with Point 2 Running Company, will host a free runners’ education series through May in Newport...

2013-10-30 23:31:58

The Maico Audiological Services is excited about the launch of the new company website offering rich educational content on hearing loss, tinnitus and hearing aids. Newport News, VA (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 It can be hard to find quality information about hearing loss and hearing aids in Newport News VA. It's very common to be bombarded with promotional flyers and advertisements for hearing aids; especially if you are over age 65. Maico Audiological Services felt there was a need to...

2013-08-21 23:20:53

101 Mobility’s corporately owned location in Virginia Beach is now offering a full range of mobility products and installation services to families and businesses across Virginia’s Tidewater areas, including: Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Hampton Roads, Newport News, and Chesapeake Bay. Virginia Beach, VA (PRWEB) August 21, 2013 101 Mobility’s corporate location in Virginia Beach is an approved contracted FSS supplier of the Veterans Administration which solely served veterans covered by...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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