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2013-06-03 23:21:36

Anna´s Gourmet Goodies, an online retailer of gourmet cookie and brownie gifts, received a 2013 Pinnacle Award from the greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce for excellence in Entrepreneurship. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) June 03, 2013 Anna´s Gourmet Goodies received the 2013 Pinnacle Award for Entrepreneurial Excellence from the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce. The award recognizes local businesses that have demonstrated courage, commitment, and conviction–and who weren´t...

2013-05-17 23:03:48

Law Offices of James Scott Farrin Vice President and Daughter Work Together to Make a Difference Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) May 17, 2013 On May 8, 2013, Governor McCrory signed Senate Bill 98 into law which expands the newborn screening program to include screening for congenital heart disease utilizing pulse oximetry. Pulse oximetry is a simple, inexpensive, non-invasive test that monitors the amount of oxygen in blood. It´s so simple and effective many institutions refer to it as...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • 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.'
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