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2011-04-27 08:35:00

FRISCO, Texas, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The City of Sacramento Police Department (Calif.) is proud to announce today the availability of the EmFinder's EmSeeQ® wearable locator system that uses cellular technology to quickly locate individuals who are prone to wandering due to cognitive disorders, such as Alzheimer's, dementia or autism.

2011-04-26 09:15:00

FRISCO, Texas, April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The City of Cambridge, Mass.

2011-04-20 10:39:00

BETHESDA, Md., April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rescue Squad (BCCRS) is competing with charities nationwide for donations ranging from $20,000 to $500,000 through the Chase Community Giving program.

2011-03-31 12:11:00

New Red Cross programs 'go digital' to give consumers more flexibility. WASHINGTON, March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Red Cross, the nation's largest provider of CPR and first aid training, today announced the launch of the next generation of Red Cross health and safety training.

2011-03-16 10:18:00

SEATTLE, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- LifeGuard Structures LLC of Seattle, WA is introducing a product line of furniture designed to protect human life in an earthquake, especially in a multi-storey building collapse.

2011-03-07 12:00:00

ORLANDO, Fla., March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sikorsky Aircraft Corp.

2011-03-02 11:27:00

FRISCO, Texas, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- An elderly man with Alzheimer's disease is now safely back at home with his family after wandering outside in cold temperatures thanks to the quick action of the Long Beach Police Department and the watch-like EmSeeQ® wearable locator device. Matthew Johnson was recovered within 30 minutes after his wife, Margaret, discovered him missing.

2011-02-17 08:48:00

FRISCO, Texas, Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Through a partnership between local citizens and the City of Torrance, Calif.

2011-02-14 13:59:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The dramatic plight and rescue of thirty-three entombed Chilean miners in the summer and fall of 2010 captured the hearts and imaginations of hundreds of millions of people worldwide.


Word of the Day
tapinage
  • The act of lurking; skulking about; hiding; keeping from sight.
The word 'tapinage' comes French 'se tapir' meaning 'to crouch, squat'.