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2014-07-03 08:25:23

MILTON KEYENES, England, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the UK's newest pub companies, Hawthorn Leisure, has chosen the Ostara CAFM system to facilitate the management of the maintenance of its estate. Hawthorn Leisure currently has approximately 360 pubs in its portfolio. Ostara Systems has teamed up with FM service provider, Gleeds (International Management & Construction Consultants), who will use the Ostara CAFM software package to manage all aspects of...

2014-07-03 04:20:54

Travelers Can Now Access a Wealth of TripAdvisor Content On-The-Go without Fear of Roaming Charges NEWTON, Mass., July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TripAdvisor(®), the world's largest travel site*, today announced the launch of a new offline feature for its smartphone app, which allows travelers to download TripAdvisor reviews, photos and city maps before they go and then access this information on their trip when no data connection is available. At launch, the feature includes more than...

2014-07-02 16:22:53

Assoc. Releases Tips to Help Older New Yorkers, Families, Friends & Neighbors Prepare for Disaster Before it Strikes NEW YORK, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hurricane season is upon us, and just two years after Sandy, AARP is reminding older New Yorkers, their families and friends to get ready early this hurricane season. While Sandy claimed victims as young as toddlers, it was crueler to the city's elderly, with 27 New Yorkers aged 65 or older perishing in the storm. For older New...

2014-07-01 23:08:24

Britannica Digital Learning announced today that Britannica ImageQuest™ is a winner of an ISTE Best of Show Award from Tech & Learning magazine. Chicago, Ill. (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 Britannica Digital Learning announced today that Britannica ImageQuest™ is a winner of an ISTE Best of Show Award from Tech & Learning magazine. The winners were announced yesterday in conjunction with the annual conference of the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE), currently...

2014-07-01 08:34:16

NEWTON, Mass., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TripAdvisor, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRIP), the world's largest travel site*, announced today that it will release its second quarter financial results after market close on Wednesday, July 23, 2014. On that day, the company will hold a conference call and live webcast at 4:30 p.m. ET to review and discuss the company's business highlights and results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014. In addition, the company may discuss business and...

2014-06-30 23:18:56

Educational video from Clarion Safety Systems explains how the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Z535 standards use colors and signal words to convey severity levels on safety signs, labels, tags and markings Milford, PA (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Clarion Safety Systems, a leading designer and manufacturer of safety signs and safety labels, has produced a video on how the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Z535 standards use colors and signal words to convey severity...

2014-06-28 08:20:43

"The Lure of Learning" design represents the human desire for knowledge. LAS VEGAS, June 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- World Book, Inc., a leading publisher of print and digital education and reference materials, today announced at the American Library Association's Annual Conference in Las Vegas, NV, the SPINESCAPE(® )design for the forthcoming 2015 edition of The World Book Encyclopedia®, today's quintessential English-language print general encyclopedia. "World Book's aim is to...

2014-06-27 23:03:33

Funny Or Die has come a long way since 2007, when Will Ferrell starred alongside a two-year-old in a hilarious short film. They are now staging what is arguably the biggest, most popular and most hilarious annual comedy road tour, and fans can find tickets to every show now at TicketProcess.com. (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 A large series of amphitheaters and pavilions will host a slew of comedians and other comic performers during The Oddball Comedy & Curiosity Festival 2014, which begins...

2014-06-25 23:11:22

Britannica Digital Learning today announced a revised edition of Britannica Student Encyclopedia, its award-winning reference set for grades 3-8. Chicago, Ill. (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 Britannica Digital Learning today announced a revised edition of Britannica Student Encyclopedia, its award-winning reference set for grades 3-8. The 16-volume set includes a host of revisions, including articles on Australia, David Beckham, Barack Obama, Syria, Egypt, Libya, Mars, Pope and the Williams...

2014-06-25 12:30:03

AARP New York offers tips and advice on how older adults can stay safe & avoid life threatening heat conditions NEW YORK, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A looming summer scorcher in New York City could prove fatal for older residents, warns AARP - the last major heat wave to hit the city claimed nearly 50 lives. The Farmer's Almanac, which all but predicted this year's brutal winter, says the New York City area can expect to be hit with an equally perilous, oppressively hot and...


Word of the Day
tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.