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2014-09-20 16:20:32

LAKE CHARLES, La., Sept. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, CITGO Petroleum Corporation, in partnership with the Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana (CRCL), commemorated the nine-year anniversary of Hurricane Rita with a volunteer event to plant 70,000 dune grass plugs along a five-mile stretch of Holly Beach. The project is part of the CITGO Caring for Our Coast initiative, a yearlong environmental conservation and restoration program that celebrates the resilience and recovery of...

2014-09-18 12:23:33

36 Non-profit Organizations Receive Grants for Educational, Environmental, Health, and Cultural Initiatives; Program Also to Include Scholarships HOUSTON and NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CITGO Petroleum Corporation and its 501(c)(3) private foundation, the Simon Bolivar Foundation, announced today that they again have committed up to $1.25 million for social programs in the South Bronx. This year's program, named "Path to Progress," has an increased focus on youth and...

2014-09-17 08:31:14

Inaugural Event Raises More Than $15,200 to Support the Muscular Dystrophy Association DELAWARE, Ohio, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Aug. 20, CITGO Petroleum Corporation employees from the CITGO terminals in Columbus and Dayton launched the inaugural Sporting Clay Shootout, raising more than $15,200 for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA). The event proceeds will fund research projects at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and Nationwide Children's Hospital, in...

2014-09-08 08:33:27

HOUSTON, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CITGO Petroleum Corporation was recently recognized by American Commercial Lines Inc. with its Marine Environmental Stewardship Award. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140905/143450 The award recognized ACL customers that safely handled over two billion gallons of chemicals, petroleum products, and other liquid cargoes with the barge transportation company in 2013. "At CITGO, we are proud to receive an award that shows that we work...

2014-09-05 08:20:27

CITGO, 104.1 KRBE, the Houston Astros and The Harris County Sheriff's Office Collect Donations and Supplies Benefiting Hundreds of Local Students HOUSTON, Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CITGO Petroleum Corporation and a host of Houston-area businesses and organizations teamed up to support the fourth annual CITGO Back-to-School Supply Drive to collect much-needed school supplies for Houston, Alief and Spring Branch school district students. On August 11, a public donation station was...

2014-08-26 08:33:18

North Carolina Marketer and CITGO Sponsor Local Blood Drive RED SPRINGS, N.C., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Aug. 2, CITGO Marketer John's Fuel Service and the CITGO Fueling Good Road Trip team hosted an American Red Cross blood drive at the Prospect United Methodist Church in Maxton, N.C. The event attracted more than 30 attendees, who gave one pint of blood each, an exceptional turnout for a rural area. Participants were entertained by CITGO Fueling Good Road Trip hosts Adam and...

2014-08-25 12:21:31

NEW YORK, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Thursday, July 31, Staten Island, N.Y. CITGO Marketers Capitol Petroleum Group and Certified Gasolines came together to promote and host their first golf tournament benefitting the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA). Ten groups played in the tournament at La Touretta Golf Course on Staten Island, raising more than $21,000 for MDA. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140825/139199 "This event in support of MDA is an excellent way for...

2014-08-22 12:22:02

Local CITGO Marketer Launches "Adopt A School" Program at Chambers Elementary KINGSTON, N.Y., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CITGO Marketer Warex Terminals Corporation and CITGO Petroleum Corporation have joined forces to launch an "Adopt A School" program that will benefit Chambers Elementary School in Kingston, N.Y. On Saturday, Aug. 23, Warex Terminals and CITGO will host a Customer Appreciation Event featuring the CITGO Fueling Good Road Trip team and Miss Mohawk Valley 2014...

2014-08-20 20:20:54

Local CITGO Marketer and Retailers Help Area Families with Medical Expenses STATEN ISLAND, N.Y., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Aug. 21, New York CITGO Marketer Certified Gasolines, CITGO Petroleum Corporation, local Staten Island CITGO Retailers and the CITGO Fueling Good Road Trip team are joining forces to donate $5,500 in CITGO Gift Cards to the Pediatric Center at Staten Island University Hospital (SIUH). Representatives from Certified Gasolines and Staten Island CITGO owners...

2014-08-12 08:33:55

Local CITGO Marketer Hosts Clean-Up Event at Detroit CITGO Station DETROIT, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Local CITGO Marketer Barrick Enterprises, Inc. and CITGO Petroleum Corporation teamed up to host a clean-up event at the H A&Z CITGO station located at 1841 E. State Fair in Detroit, Mich. More than 20 community members and Barrick employees gathered to remove graffiti, paint buildings and plant flowers at the station. "We were eager to host this clean-up project," said...


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  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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