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2014-05-29 08:22:03

Receive an Extra Bonus on Eurail Select Passes that Include France WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rail

2014-05-22 23:00:54

101 Mobility Washington D.C. installs a wheelchair ramp to improve access at Fort Myer. Washington, D.C.

2013-08-27 23:00:47

Specifically designed for getting both manual and power wheelchairs in and out of pickup trucks, PVI’s TrekAway Hitch Mounted Carrier with Ramp offers superior strength and durability with its

2013-06-18 23:26:22

100% maintenance-free, National Ramp’s aluminum ramp systems feature an 800 pound weight capacity and are easily installed within just a few hours.

2010-11-30 07:00:00

WESTWOOD, Mass., Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- KINKISHARYO International, L.L.C. announced today that the prototype of its LFX-300, a 100 percent low-floor, dual-powered 'hybrid' streetcar specifically designed for North America, will arrive in the U.S. in mid-December.

2010-03-19 16:47:00

DALLAS, March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Over the past four years 1,000 Texans with limited mobility have received safe, independent exit and entry to their homes with wheelchair ramps provided free of charge by The Texas Ramp Project. "The Texas Ramp Project built a beautiful, wonderful ramp for me, which gives me the freedom to come and go," said one ramp recipient.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.