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2013-10-07 23:02:47

The Roanoke County Park and Recreation department held an inaugural 5K Zombie Run/Walk with all proceeds benefiting the Special Olympics of Virginia.

2013-10-03 23:36:15

Long Islander Chris Pati, known locally as a musical genius since the age of 5, has created a way to bring global awareness to new music which is fast becoming the worldwide hub of independent

2013-09-30 23:36:27

Royalty-free music licensing website RoyaltyFreeKings.com continues a huge update to their catalog.

2013-09-27 23:04:34

After six years of performing together, Sudden Exit have honed their skills as songwriters, performers and recording artists. (PRWEB) September 27, 2013

2013-09-25 23:34:53

Recent study highlights the importance of emotional intelligence in the development of a healthy social life.

2013-09-24 23:34:43

Bayer recently announced in her second-quarter report that, as of July 8, the company had reached agreements to settle approximately 6,760 Yasmin/Yaz lawsuits for about $1.4 billion.

2013-09-17 23:26:01

As September begins, BEAT100 is proud to announce the newest winners of the BEAT100 World Music Video Chart: Congratulations to Peter Holmqvist, Hype, and Vinny Pop for placing third during the

2013-09-12 23:23:39

The BEAT100 team congratulates August 19th winners of the BEAT100 World Music Chart compilation with first place awarded to Ivana van der Veen, second Rachel Brinck, and third, DevilSkin (via

2013-09-09 23:26:27

The Tampa social media agency It Takes a Geek is pleased to announce its Social Media Management program, enabling busy restaurant owners to outsource their social media needs to a firm with a

Word of the Day
  • 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.