Latest Pleasantville Stories

2014-03-04 16:28:57

PLEASANTVILLE, N.J., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On October 8, 2013 the City of Pleasantville ("Pleasantville") discovered that a computer used by a Pleasantville employee was infected with malware. Pleasantville commenced an internal investigation into this incident. Pleasantville retained independent, third-party forensics experts to confirm the extent of this malware intrusion and to assist in remediating the issue. Pleasantville retained privacy and data security legal counsel...

2014-01-02 16:21:24

Kenneth Legunn of Pleasantville, NY has been honored with a recognition by Westchester Magazine in its selection of "253 Top Dentists." PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y., Jan. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Announcing a special recognition appearing in the June, 2013 issue of Westchester Magazine published by Spotlight Publications, LLC. Kenneth Legunn was selected for the following honor: "253 Top Dentists" (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140102/DC39619) Kenneth Legunn...

2013-11-27 23:27:39

This past Saturday Pace University in Pleasantville held the first all night dance marathon to benefit Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital at Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla, NY. Pleasantville, New York (PRWEB) November 27, 2013 This past Saturday Pace University in Pleasantville held the first all night dance marathon to benefit Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital at Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla, NY. Nearly 300 members of the Pace community and friends of the hospital...

2013-11-06 23:00:31

Presidential Adviser Turned Activist to Be Honored by Higher Education Consortium Pleasantville, NY (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 Event: Tenth Annual Conference of the Environmental Consortium of Colleges & Universities Date and Time: Fri., Nov. 8, 8:30a.m. – 7p.m.; Sat., Nov. 9, 8:30a.m. – 4:30p.m. Location: Pace University, Kessel Student Center, 861 Bedford Road, Pleasantville, NY, entrance 3. “Environmental sustainability” may be a catch phrase of the 21st century, but who...

2010-10-26 09:29:00

PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Rick Cerrone, who served as head of New York Yankees public relations for 11 years, will be featured at Pleasantville's Emanuel Lutheran Church on Sunday, November 7, 2010, at 7:30 p.m. to begin a new speaker series at Emanuel. Rick will give a presentation he calls "Nice Guys Finish First" which uses stories from his more than 30 years in and around Major League Baseball to teach others how to discover their innate abilities and be their...

2010-04-13 06:50:00

PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y., April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Weekly Reader today announced a partnership with MetaMetrics®, developer of The Lexile Framework® for Reading, to assign Lexile® measures to articles in many of its popular classroom magazines for grades preK-12. Lexile measures offer valuable information about an article's text demand, allowing teachers and librarians to connect students with reading assignments that best match their...

2010-01-11 07:08:00

PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y., Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Reader's Digest unveils results of its exclusive global diet poll in the February issue, on newsstands January 15, 2010. What country diets the most? Which one thinks being overweight is no big deal? Which country pops the most diet pills? Who's to blame for the global obesity epidemic? The issue delves into the research and delivers some surprising findings: (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090619/NY34961LOGO ) The U.S....

Word of the Day
  • 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.'