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2014-10-30 23:04:53

On Saturday November 8, aviation enthusiasts are invited to join the Virginia Aviation Museum for its free Just Plane Fun celebration. Richmond, VA (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 The Virginia Aviation Museum is gearing up for Just Plane Fun! on Saturday, November 8. This free event invites guests to let their curiosity take flight with vintage aircrafts, live music, aviation activities and more. Uncover the latest advancements in drone technology, find out how to obtain your pilot’s license...

2014-10-30 20:24:01

RICHMOND, BC, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Catalyst Paper Corporation (TSX: CYT) ("Catalyst" or the "Company") today announced that it has entered into an Asset Purchase Agreement (the "Agreement") with NewPage Corporation, NewPage Wisconsin System Inc. and Rumford Paper Company (the "Sellers") to purchase the Biron paper mill located in Wisconsin and the Rumford pulp and paper mill located in Maine, USA (the "Paper Mills") for consideration of US$74.0 million, subject to certain...

2014-10-27 23:07:42

Local resources for Alzheimer’s and dementia support, articles, and more will be featured on http://www.SeniorsGuideOnline.com throughout the month of November Richmond, Virginia (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 Seniors Guide is going purple in a show of solidarity in advocacy and to raise awareness for Alzheimer’s Disease during the month of November. Beginning November 1, 2014, visitors to Seniors Guide Magazine’s online resources will be greeted with the color purple. Because November...

2014-10-27 16:29:55

RICHMOND, Va., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Corporation (NYSE:UVV) will webcast its conference call on November 6, 2014, following the release of its results for the second quarter of fiscal year 2015 after market close on that date. The conference call will begin at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time and will be hosted by Candace C. Formacek, Vice President and Treasurer. A live webcast of the conference call will be available online on a listen-only basis at www.universalcorp.com....

2014-10-27 16:28:51

- Henrico County Sheriff's Office to Receive First Donation - RICHMOND, Va., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kaleo, a privately-held pharmaceutical company headquartered in Richmond, Virginia, today announced a new donation program that will allow qualifying local law enforcement agencies to receive EVZIO(TM) naloxone auto-injectors without charge as part of the kaleo Cares program. EVZIO, approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on April 3, 2014, is an opioid antagonist...

2014-10-23 23:13:26

Hundreds of volunteers of all ages will come together to rebuild a park in one of Richmond, CA's most underserved neighborhoods. Richmond, CA (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 More than 150 volunteers from Livie & Luca, The Trust for Public Land, Boys & Girls Club of El Sobrante, Richmond Friends of Recreation, Richmond Trees, residents of the Richmond community, and City of Richmond will join forces on Saturday, October 25, 2014 to completely rebuild Parchester Park in less than 12...

2014-10-22 08:27:44

COLUMBIA, S.C., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sixty-nine nonprofit organizations across the United States and Canada will receive pro bono marketing services this week through CreateAthon, a 24-hour pro bono marketing marathon to be held in nine cities on October 23 and 24 as part of Pro Bono Week, a global celebration of skills-based volunteerism and the impact it can have on the social sector. Founded by Riggs Partners in Columbia, South Carolina in 1997, CreateAthon is one of the...

2014-10-21 23:15:10

Comparenow.com welcomes Dairyland Auto®. Richmond, VA (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 Comparenow.com welcomes Dairyland Auto®, a leader in the auto insurance industry with competitive rates, money-saving discounts and outstanding customer service. Dairyland Auto® specializes in providing coverage for customers in need of SR-22 financial responsibility filings, protection when driving non-owned vehicles and bilingual services. Through this new relationship with comparenow.com,...

2014-10-21 23:11:37

Woodruff Corporation, the leading manufacturer of reusable, recyclable plastic shipping containers, point of purchase displays and retail packaging, is pleased to announce the addition of precision cutting capabilities to its Richmond, Indiana production facility. Richmond, Indiana (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 Woodruff Corporation, the leading manufacturer of reusable, recyclable plastic shipping containers, point of purchase displays and retail packaging, is pleased to announce the addition...

2014-10-20 23:00:16

Timmons Group, a leading engineering and technology firm, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Evenspring, a software development and consulting firm. Evenspring, founded in 2013 by Aujang Abadi, Tyler Carbone, and Allen Hatzimanolis, has unique expertise in mobile web design and development, and serves a diverse client base ranging from middle-market firms to Fortune 500 companies. Richmond, VA (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Timmons Group, a leading engineering and technology firm, is...


Word of the Day
maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.