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2014-06-26 23:12:44

Summer Fundraiser Event Taking Place on July 10, 2014 Features Silent Auction and Live Entertainment St. Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 Kobie Marketing, a semifinalist for The Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce 2014 Small Business of the Year Award, is proud to be hosting a fundraising event benefiting the Guardian ad Litem Foundation of Tampa Bay’s “Backpack Project” on July 10, 2014. The Guardian ad Litem Foundation raises funds and resources to help volunteer guardians meet...

2014-05-06 08:44:21

From Modest Beginnings to Global Leader in Science Education ROSEVILLE, Calif., May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Inching toward its 50(th) anniversary this year, PASCO scientific continues its zest for innovation--the company's hallmark since founder and president Paul Stokstad began developing products for teaching science from the garage of his parents' Lafayette, California home in the summer of 1964. Today, PASCO technologies are central to 21(st) century science education programs...

2011-12-21 08:00:00

Like many other people and small businesses, The Welch Group likes to take time during the holiday season to give back to those in need and help all of its neighbors have a happy month of celebration. New Port Richey, Florida (PRWEB) December 21, 2011 As a local New Port Richey and Palm Coast insurance agency, The Welch Group is committed to making its community a better place for all. Like many other people and small businesses, The Welch Group likes to take time during the holiday season...

2011-06-27 07:00:00

ROSEVILLE, Calif., June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PASCO® scientific today announced that its SPARKscience(TM) learning environment has landed a coveted spot on EdNET's Best for 2011 list as one of the top five recipients in the Shining Stars category, which recognizes potential "game changers" in the education marketplace. "As a 2011 'Shining Stars' recipient, PASCO's SPARKscience is believed to be one of the superstars of the education marketplace by the EdNET community...


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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