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2011-08-09 07:22:00

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2011-07-27 07:30:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For the fourth year in a row, the challenge is on. Starting this week, 36 selected participants across the U.S.

2011-06-22 12:50:00

SEATTLE, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Continental Bank, the bank subsidiary of Pacific Continental Corporation (Nasdaq: PCBK), today announced that it was recently recognized by Seattle Business magazine as one of Washington's "100 Best Companies to Work For." Ranked 35th in the small-companies category, Pacific Continental was the only bank to place in the "banking and financial services" segment of the small-companies category.

2011-06-20 07:30:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Zipcar, Inc. (Nasdaq: ZIP), the world's leading car sharing network, today announced the launch of its fourth annual Low-Car Diet challenge.

2011-06-09 09:00:00

PORTLAND, Ore., June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ecopalooza Project is proud to announce the 2nd annual Ecopalooza concert, a 100% solar-powered Wine and Jazz event raising awareness about clean energy and raising funds for the installation of a solar panel array to a local high School.

2011-05-19 19:00:00

PHOENIX, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- St.

2011-04-21 10:24:00

DENVER, April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today ViaWest, a leading provider of colocation, hosting, and managed services, announced the grand opening of its twenty-first enterprise-class data center located in Portland, Oregon.

2011-03-09 00:00:28

On Thursday, March 10, 2011, both of Phagans School of Hair Design salon locations in Portland, OR, will be hosting fundraisers for the Tristan Hicks Wellness Fund. Tristan, the 2-year-old son of a former student, was diagnosed with a brain tumor in February.

2011-03-04 14:00:00

EUGENE, Ore., March 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Continental Corporation (Nasdaq: PCBK), the bank holding company of Pacific Continental Bank, today announced that it was again recognized by Oregon Business magazine as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For in Oregon.

2011-02-08 08:00:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Zipcar, Inc., the world's largest car sharing network, announced today that it has completed the official launch of programs at eight additional college and university campuses this winter.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).