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2014-03-22 23:03:29

Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia and Amerigroup Georgia have partnered to help ensure that girls in Amerigroup families across the state can take advantage of all the opportunities and benefits that Girl Scouting provides. Research shows that an investment in Girl Scout membership can result in lifelong benefits for girls, including healthy lifestyles. Lizella, GA (PRWEB) March 22, 2014 A woman recalls how she would watch Girl Scouts pass her rural Georgia home in pairs during daily hikes...

2014-03-20 23:29:24

Fitness enthusiasts looking for a new and challenging workout can now climb, do vertical, suspension, and resistance training all at one station Lancaster, PA (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 The Freedom Climber is an innovative rotating climbing wall that provides all the benefits of climbing in a safe and fun environment. It is the climber’s weight and action of climbing that causes the rotation. A non-motorized mechanism controls the rotational speed. As the climber climbs upward, the rotating...

2014-03-19 23:01:27

Cox Pools received an award in the Florida Swimming Pool Association’s annual Design Awards contest. Panama City Beach, FL (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 Local pool builder Cox Pools received an award in the Florida Swimming Pool Association’s (FSPA) annual Design Awards contest. Cox Pools of Panama City Beach received the silver award in the Residential Pool/Spa Combination 701 Square Foot and Over category. The winning pool was entered into the contest by Jeff Hunt. The annual FSPA Design...

2014-03-19 08:31:27

SCRANTON, Pa., March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The recent trend of elaborate outdoor kitchens is a popular way to treat friends and family to a fun night of barbecued ribs or a gourmet culinary experience. And designing an outdoor kitchen with best-in-class, low-maintenance materials can help create the ultimate outdoor experience. Materials like AZEK Trim for cabinets, trim, pergolas and other amenities, AZEK Mouldings for intricate accents, and AZEK Deck for the flooring are the...

2014-03-18 08:21:38

SHREVEPORT, La., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- High Lifter Products Inc., the leader in custom aftermarket ATV/UTV accessories and products, today announced the launch of its newest line of lift kits for UTVs: the Gear Lift. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140318/MN84779) Over 18 years ago, High Lifter was the first to design, develop, and market the bolt-on lift kit for ATVs. With the release of the Gear Lift, High Lifter has redefined what's possible in...

2014-03-17 12:28:02

WILMINGTON, Ohio, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A popular home improvement show, "A Taste of New York," will advise homeowners how to create the ultimate outdoor room using TimberTech composite decking. The show is scheduled to air on Wednesday April 16, 23, 30, and May 7, 2014 on New York's Time Warner cable Channel 79, at 7 p.m. The TimberTech deck was installed by Steve Senzatimore, owner of Easy Decks in Farmingdale, NY. The episode talks about the advantages of using new...

2014-03-14 08:28:38

SCRANTON, Pa., March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As spring approaches and homeowners begin to plan vacations and leisure getaways, now more than ever, outdoor living spaces are becoming a focal point of warm weather entertainment. With nearly 85% of all single family homes having an outdoor living area, it's easy to see why dreams of outdoor barbeques and relaxing summer nights take over. According to the 2014 Residential Landscape Architecture Trends Survey conducted by the American...

2014-03-11 23:27:25

YExplore invites Yosemite National Park visitors to participate in newly created programs of outdoor activities for stronger bodies and minds Yosemite National Park, CA (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 Several studies have recently shown the positive effects of spending time outdoors. With results like improved physical and mental health, many experts in the field of education have concluded that children and young adults need the outdoors, and pioneers like Jon Young and Richard Louv have...

2014-03-11 23:01:14

Garmin VIRB Elite HD action cameras were tested snorkeling in Hawaii recently by the Heart Rate Watch Company. Bozeman, MT (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 VIRB Elite action camera was recently tested snorkeling at Poipu Beach in Kauai, Hawaii. “The weather was sunny and the camera performed fantastic underwater in the Garmin VIRB dive case,” says Rusty Squire, President of the Heart Rate Watch Company. He adds, “We tested some different equipment like the Garmin VIRB dive case and head...

2014-03-06 16:28:19

MONROE, Ohio, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Deceuninck North America, a leading designer and manufacturer of high-quality systems for windows, doors and outdoor living, is pleased to announce its partnership with Forest Products Supply Kansas City, a division of Forest Products Supply, a leading wholesale distributor of lumber and building materials in the Midwest. Deceuninck will work with Forest Products Supply Kansas City to offer Clubhouse(®) PVC Decking and Clubhouse Elite...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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