Latest Prohibition in the United States Stories

2013-08-29 23:32:15

Farber will discuss Raskob’s role in Pierre S. du Pont’s purchase and renovation of his great-grandfather’s explosives business as well as his role in transforming General Motors. Wilmington, DE (PRWEB) August 29, 2013 Hagley Museum and Library welcomes author David Farber on November 7, 7 p.m., to speak about one of America’s most significant yet under-appreciated twentieth-century capitalists, John J. Raskob (1879-1950). In "John J. Raskob, Pierre S. du Pont's...

2013-07-16 23:22:49

An Indian reservation is considering ending its ban on alcohol to help fund substance abuse treatment and prevention. This news story shows how important it is to obtain quality alcohol care at a detox center such as South Florida's Harbor Village. Miami, Florida (PRWEB) July 16, 2013 In an article by The Fix, an addiction and recovery news source, titled http://www.thefix.com/content/indian-tribe-moves-towards-legalizing-alcohol91896 on 7/10, it was reported that after 100 years,...

2013-06-10 23:15:07

There are more Bosnians per capita in St. Louis than anywhere else in the world outside of Bosnia.The new and expanding community-focused Church at Bevo, led by Darren Casper, is reaching refugees of many nations. Jefferson City, MO (PRWEB) June 10, 2013 St. Louis has become an extremely diverse city in many ways, but especially considering the thousands of refugees that arrive in St. Louis each year. There are more Bosnians per capita in St. Louis than anywhere else in the world outside of...

2013-02-01 23:03:11

Benseron's revolutionary restaurant POS system Bevo, is the first ever hybrid POS application and the first fully redundant POS application in this industry. An extraordinary product that is making waves in the industry. Naples, Fla. (PRWEB) February 01, 2013 Benseron, a leader in POS systems for restaurants, showcased Bevo, the first hybrid POS system in the industry, to a highly skilled and very excited audience of over 500 at the Northeast Acquirers Association Tradeshow in Vermont....

2012-02-22 12:30:36

If people see news coverage of alcohol's role in violent crime and fatal injuries, they may give more support to alcohol-control laws, according to a study in the March issue of the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. It's estimated that drinking is involved in almost one third of deaths from accidents and violent crime. But the news reports on those deaths often make no mention of alcohol. "People have some awareness of the social cost that alcohol can have," said the study's lead...

2011-06-06 13:52:00

Original Work on State Alcohol Regulation Returns to Circulation in Multiple Formats ALEXANDRIA, Va., June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Center for Alcohol Policy (CAP) is excited to announce the republication of Raymond B. Fosdick and Albert L. Scott's, Toward Liquor Control, which has been out of circulation for more than 50 years. The book is now available for purchase online through the Center's Web site, www.centerforalcoholpolicy.org. It is also available as an iBook through...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'