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2011-01-11 00:00:42

Edvance360, LLC, a leading provider of eLearning services and software, has announced its release of Edvance360 LMS-SN Version 6.0.

2010-09-23 10:28:00

In the news release, Jeffrey Schlecht, Omaha Truck Center, Named Trucking's Top Truck Technician, issued 23-Sep-2010 by American Trucking Associations over PR Newswire, we are advised by the organization that the locations for Michael Bogard and Christopher Barnett were listed incorrectly.

2010-09-14 07:00:00

CHESAPEAKE, Va., Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, September 17, 2010 at 9:45 a.m., Cox Communications will hold a grand opening and ribbon cutting for its new Retail "Solutions" Kiosk in the MacArthur Center, 300 Monticello Avenue, Norfolk, VA.

2010-08-03 06:33:00

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2010-06-18 09:01:00

NORFOLK, Va., June 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The recently overhauled Norfolk Redevelopment and Housing Authority (NRHA) website has received an Award of Distinction in the 2010 Communicator Awards from the International Academy of the Visual Arts. The 2010 competition received over 7,000 entries from across the U.S.

2010-04-23 14:30:00

NORFOLK, Va., April 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Federal grand juries in the Eastern District of Virginia have returned two separate indictments charging 11 men from Somalia with engaging in piracy and related offenses pertaining to attacks on two Navy ships.

2010-02-04 12:51:00

NORFOLK, Va., Feb. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the continued need for critical medical and surgical care for the victims of the devastating earthquake in Haiti, Operation Smile, Inc.

2010-01-27 07:30:00

CHESAPEAKE, Va., Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Seven local non-profit organizations were each awarded $10,000 grants through Cox Communications' new philanthropic initiative -- Cox Charities.

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Norfolk Horn
2014-10-23 13:55:56

The Norfolk horn, known by many other names including the Old Norfolk, the Blackface Norfolk Horned, and the Norfolk Horned, is a breed of domestic sheep that was developed in the heathlands of Norfolk, England. Unlike other black-faced sheep breeds, this breed is able to survive in dry and cool conditions. It was popular in its native country until the nineteenth century, during which time more improved breeds the Southdown were introduced. These two breeds were crossbred to develop the...

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Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).