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2014-08-26 23:03:03

The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC), the largest technology council in the nation, today announced that Virginia Senate candidates Senator Mark Warner and Ed Gillespie will participate in a Technology Town Hall Forum, co-hosted by NVTC and Microsoft, on Monday, September 8 at Microsoft’s offices in Reston. HERNDON, Va. (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC), the largest technology council in the nation, today announced that Virginia Senate...

2014-08-15 16:26:00

RESTON, Va., Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NII Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: NIHD) announced today that is has elected not to pay approximately $118.8 million in interest due on August 15, 2014 on senior notes issued by its subsidiaries NII Capital Corp. and NII International Telecom, S.C.A. Under the terms of the indentures for the senior notes, there is a 30-day grace period during which the Company may elect to make the interest payments and cure any potential non-payment claims. As...

2014-08-08 16:24:27

RESTON, Va., Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NII Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: NIHD) will announce its consolidated financial results for the second quarter of 2014 after the market closes on Monday, August 11. The Company will not host a financial results conference call this quarter. Financial and operational information related to the Company's second quarter results will be available in the Company's Form 10-Q, earnings press release, and earnings presentation, which will be posted to...

2014-08-06 16:36:02

The Second Annual Washington, D.C. & Mid-Atlantic Data Center Summit September 16, 2014 | Hyatt Regency Reston | Reston, VA RESTON, Va., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Attendance is building for The Second Annual Washington, D.C. & Mid-Atlantic Data Center Summit, the premier regional conference that will bring together the leading data center real estate and technology infrastructure executives. 350 senior-level executives and decision-makers attended the inaugural summit...

2014-07-31 12:31:11

RESTON, Va., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NVR, Inc. (NYSE: NVR) announced today that its Board of Directors has authorized the repurchase of $300 million of its outstanding common stock. The purchases will occur from time to time in the open market and/or in privately negotiated transactions as market conditions permit. The Company indicated that the authorization is a continuation of the stock repurchase program that began in 1994 and is consistent with NVR's strategy of...

2014-07-08 12:33:25

RESTON, Va., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NII Holdings, Inc. [NASDAQ: NIHD], a provider of differentiated mobile communication services operating under the Nextel brand in Latin America, today announced that Salvador Alvarez will join the company as President, Nextel Mexico on July 14 and John McMahon, Interim President of Nextel Mexico, will be leaving Nextel Mexico and NII on July 31. Mr. Alvarez has served in a variety of leadership roles both in Latin America and...

2014-05-30 23:03:32

National Wildlife Federation encourages families to reconnect with their wild side at Great American Backyard Campout on June 28th. Reston, VA (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Go wild this summer and explore the jungles in backyards with National Wildlife Federation’s widely popular national family event, Great American Backyard Campout. In conjunction with Great Outdoors Month, the annual event encourages people of all ages to camp in their backyards, neighborhoods, parks and campgrounds, as a...

2014-05-02 23:02:40

President Bill Clinton was the recipient of the J.N. “Ding” Darling Conservation Award for lifetime achievement by the National Wildlife Federation. Reston, Va. (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 President Bill Clinton is pictured with, from left to right, Larry Schweiger, president and CEO of National Wildlife Federation and Jayni Chase, honorary chair, at National Wildlife Federation’s Conservation Awards and Gala Event Wednesday night in Washington, DC. President Bill Clinton was the recipient...

2014-05-01 20:26:04

RESTON, Va., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NII Holdings, Inc., (NASDAQ: NIHD), will host its first quarter 2014 results conference call with its senior management. When: Monday, May 12, 2014 Time: 8:30 AM -9:15AM EDT Phone: Domestic +1 800 741 4871 pass-code: NII HOLDINGS International +1 212 231 2914 pass-code: NII HOLDINGS All participants are asked to dial in 10-15 minutes prior to the start of the conference call. If...

2014-03-24 23:22:20

By curating innovators and communities beyond the tech sector, Canvas’ Refraction Reston is unique from any other co-working space in region. Reston, VA (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 Northern Virginia’s vibrant technology, nonprofit and creative communities now have access to a pioneering 12,000 square foot co-working space with a 5,000 square foot growth annex in Reston Town Center that will empower collaboration and innovation among entrepreneurs and startups from diverse industries beyond...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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