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2013-09-30 23:19:38

Shakopee Public Schools, serving more than 7,600 students in Minnesota, selected Infinite Campus to replace TIES as its student information system (SIS). The system was chosen for its ease of use, award-winning support and cost savings. Blaine, Minn. (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 Shakopee Public Schools, serving more than 7,600 students in Minnesota, selected Infinite Campus to replace TIES as its student information system (SIS). The system was chosen for its ease of use, award-winning...

2013-09-24 23:00:10

Author announces the release of ‘A New and Modern Holy Bible with the Intelligent Design of An Active God’. Martinsburg, W.V. (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 In his 2012 book "A New and Modern Holy Bible with the Intelligent Design of An Active God: ‘A New Bible for Your Coffee Table’" (published by AuthorHouse), George D. Shollenberger proposes his ideas for how to unite people in a new worldwide religion under one God. "A New and Modern Holy Bible with the Intelligent...

2013-09-20 23:03:09

Houck, of Campbell, Calif., is being honored by Brown & Toland Physicians at 11:40 a.m. on Sept. 20, 2013 in Justin Herman Plaza, San Francisco, during the American Heart Association Heart Walk. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 After a blocked artery nearly ended his life, Jeffrey Houck swapped out cigarettes, fast food and energy drinks for daily exercise and healthier meals. For his exceptional effort to turn his health around, Brown & Toland Physicians...

2013-09-05 23:01:54

La Prima Catering, a full-service company offering corporate and special events catering, has been named a semifinalist in the prestigious 2013 National Capitol Business Ethics Awards. College Park, MD (PRWEB) September 05, 2013 La Prima Catering, a full-service company offering corporate and special events catering, has been named a semifinalist in the prestigious 2013 National Capitol Business Ethics Awards. La Prima was nominated by Capitol Concierge, a business partner for more than...

2013-08-30 23:29:39

Sublime Beauty® offers 30-percent off on its luxurious anti-oxidant facial mask for Labor Day. The sale begins today, and continues through Monday. St. Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 Men and women can treat their faces to a holiday over the Labor Day weekend with a luxurious anti-oxidant mask from Sublime Beauty®. The mask is 30-percent off from Friday through Monday, September 2nd. "Everyone needs a little boost," says Kathy Heshelow, founder of Sublime...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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