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2014-04-11 16:22:09

-Ceremony April 11, 2014- LANCASTER, Pa., April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Armstrong World Industries (NYSE: AWI) celebrated the beginning of construction at its Lancaster, Pa., facility, where it is expanding its manufacturing capability to include luxury vinyl tile (LVT) for commercial and residential use in the U.S. In attendance were the Armstrong management team, U.S. Senator Pat Toomey, Congressman Joe Pitts, Pennsylvania State Senator Lloyd Smucker, Lancaster City Mayor...

2013-10-12 23:01:07

Pennsylvania Senator Pat Toomey will tout the company's growth and regional commitment. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) October 12, 2013 Invisible Sentinel, a startup at the University City Science Center, announces its company expansion on Oct. 15 at 10 a.m. in Quorum at 3711 Market St., 8th Floor. U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa. will deliver a keynote speech to celebrate Invisible Sentinel’s seven years of sustained growth. Invisible Sentinel plans to keep all 18 of its jobs in...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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