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2011-04-06 17:25:00

WASHINGTON, April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Taking a look at several recent recall elections, The United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) will release an original documentary titled "Recall Fever" on local recall efforts and the growing movement around the country to enact recalls on the mayoral level. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110125/MM36443LOGO) Featuring the mayors of Akron, OH, Chattanooga, TN and Omaha, NE, "Recall Fever" will be shown at the National...

2011-04-01 15:27:00

OMAHA, Neb., April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Omaha Steaks today announced the launch of its new mobile website. Developed in-house, the new mobi-site is designed to make it ultra-convenient for users to shop Omaha Steaks from a variety of mobile devices including the iPhone, Droid and BlackBerry operating systems. The Omaha Steaks mobi-site features the company's complete product line, along with informational content, promotions and contests, and a one-touch button that immediately...

2011-03-14 09:55:00

OMAHA, Neb., March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Omaha Steaks today announced its Steak Time App for iPad is now available on the App Store. Steak Time for iPad capitalizes on the strengths of the original app for iPhone and iPod touch, and features a number of enhancements that take advantage of iPad's large, high-resolution display and Multi-Touch interface. Steak Time for iPad has been designed to create a better user experience with features like an informational "Steak 101" section...

2011-03-01 07:00:00

OMAHA, Neb., March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For the third consecutive year, Mutual of Omaha's aha moment tour is traveling to 25 new cities across America to collect more real aha moments from real people. For the past two years, the tour has captured more than 2,000 people sharing their aha moments on camera, with the videos being posted to the campaign website at www.mutualofomaha.com/aha. Each tour culminates in a month-long online public vote to determine which stories will be featured...

2011-02-24 15:24:00

OMAHA, Neb., Feb. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Omaha Steaks today announced that the company will appear as a featured company in the new season of NBC's reality series, The Celebrity Apprentice, which premieres on Sunday, March 6 at 9 p.m. EST. Promoted as "Crazy Good," this fourth season of the show features a cast of celebrities who battle it out for their favorite charities and ultimately compete to become the next Celebrity Apprentice. The Celebrity Apprentice cast is divided into two...

2011-02-03 17:25:00

OMAHA, Neb., Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Omaha Steaks, The Official Sponsor of Tailgating, proudly congratulates company tailgating spokesman Ndamukong Suh for winning the 2011 Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Year Award today. The 2011 Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Year Award recognizes Suh for his outstanding performance throughout the season. Suh, a rookie defensive tackle for the NFL's Detroit Lions, was the number two overall pick in the 2010 NFL draft and in his first year, Suh led all defensive...

2011-02-03 10:36:00

OMAHA, Neb., Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Steak Time, the Omaha Steaks iPhone application (app) designed to provide the tools for preparing and serving the perfect steak every time, is currently featured as one of the top ten apps in the Super Bowl XLV Party Planning Section of the iTunes App Store at http://ht.ly/3Pzkx. With nearly 100,000 downloads, the app, which is available at no charge, offers informational "Steak 101" training including "how to" videos, tips for perfect grilling and...

2011-01-19 10:33:00

DALLAS, Jan. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Heartland Automotive Services, Inc., America's largest Jiffy Lube Franchisee, today announced the acquisition of Nebraska Lube, LLC., Centers within the Omaha and Lincoln markets of Nebraska. The integration of the Nebraska Lube Centers will broaden the footprint Heartland Automotive has in these markets from 18 to 24 stores. The addition of these stores strengthens their presence in Nebraska and continues to build upon the company's base in the...

2011-01-16 00:23:10

Windy City Wealth Management was selected by the National Association of Board Certified Advisory Practices (NABCAP) as a premier wealth advisor- financial planner in the Omaha-Lincoln area. Omaha, NE (PRWEB) January 14, 2011 Windy City Wealth Management was selected by the National Association of Board Certified Advisory Practices (NABCAP) as a premier wealth advisor in the Omaha-Lincoln area. NABCAP is a nonprofit organization that evaluates financial planners & wealth advisors...

2010-12-15 00:00:45

Allied's network helps to ship the missing tombstones of three Knoxville veterans to their intended resting place. Westmont, IL (Vocus/PRWEB) December 14, 2010 Allied Van Lines Inc., one of the world's largest moving companies and a subsidiary of SIRVA Inc., has helped bring three tombstones made for fallen soldiers back to their rightful resting places. In September of this year, 13 tombstones were found in an abandoned home in Omaha, Neb. After investigation, it was discovered that they...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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