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2014-07-07 23:07:44

New website caters to those looking for “geographically desirable” dates. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 07, 2014 NeighborDeals.com, the online site that provides a convenient, safe community forum for neighbors to buy, borrow, barter, sell, share or swap goods and services, has unveiled a new service for its users: NeighborDate. On NeighborDate.com, members of a specific community find and meet people from their own neighborhood — for free. People interested in dating someone...

2014-07-07 08:24:02

READING, Pa., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its ongoing efforts to help enhance service reliability, Metropolitan Edison Company (Met-Ed) is completing work on a new 69-kilovolt (kV) transmission line, and rebuilding another, that connect substations between Reading and Muhlenberg Township in Berks County. The $9.2 million project includes building almost five miles of new transmission line and rebuilding more than four miles of an existing circuit. Overall, more than...

2014-07-03 12:26:19

TSX/NYSE/PSE: MFC SEHK:945 WATERLOO, ON, July 3, 2014 /CNW/ - Manulife has entered into a three year sponsorship as the Mental Health at Work(®) Champion of Excellence with Excellence Canada to help improve the mental health of Canadians within the workplace. Manulife will work with Excellence Canada to further promote and administer the program for organizations across Canada. According to the Mental Health Commission of Canada, more than 6.7 million people in Canada are...

2014-07-02 23:13:00

Leveraging the success of the TxWRAP web portal developed by the Texas A&M Forest Service, The Southern Group of State Foresters (SGSF) teamed with Timmons Group to develop the South Wildfire Risk Assessment Portal (SouthWRAP). SouthWRAP provides access to wildfire risk information and tools for mitigation planners and the public throughout 13 Southern states. Richmond, Virginia (PRWEB) July 02, 2014 Leveraging the success of the TxWRAP web portal developed by the Texas A&M Forest...

2014-07-02 12:20:47

WILMINGTON, Mass., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB: IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security and defense markets, today announced the Boston Business Journal has included Implant Sciences in its annual list of the 50 fastest growing publicly traded companies in Massachusetts. Ranked by two-year revenue growth as of each company's most recent fiscal year, Implant Sciences was 23(rd) in the state, with an 80.65%...

2014-07-02 08:30:17

Sales growth evidence of continued momentum for Resolver in GRC space TORONTO, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Resolver is pleased to announce accelerated growth in the adoption of their enterprise risk management (ERM) solutions over the past three quarters. While Resolver has seen steady growth across a number of solution areas within the company's GRC Cloud platform, ERM is reemerging as a significant area of focus for both new and existing customers. Resolver's unique solutions...

2014-07-02 08:29:46

GrammaTech's Flagship Static Analysis Product Now Independently Certified to Analyze Functional Safety of Source Code ITHACA, N.Y., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GrammaTech, Inc., a leading maker of tools that improve and accelerate software development, today announced that CodeSonar, the company's flagship static analysis product, has been certified for use in the development of safety-critical software according to several international standards: ISO 26262, IEC 61508, and EN...

2014-07-01 23:13:09

New online ‘garage sale’ creates free hyper-local marketplace. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 With the success of its beta pilot in Chicago, NeighborDeals.com, an online site that provides a convenient, safe, easy-to-use community forum for neighbors to buy, sell, barter, borrow or share goods and services, is fully functional and rolling out globally. NeighborDeals users, known as “Neighbors,” in 28 states and 10 countries are already discovering the benefits of...

2014-07-01 23:00:41

Another worker fell 20 stories to his death in a Toronto construction site, a "needless tragic death" among thousands that could be prevented, according to Safety Reboot Magazine. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 Safety Reboot puts the feature spotlight on preventable workplace accidents this week in three workplace safety stories. In the lead story, Safety Reboot reports on the thousands of workers who die each year in North America in work-related incidents—several in...

2014-07-01 16:23:52

AKRON, Ohio, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A. Schulman, Inc. (Nasdaq-GS: SHLM) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of a selected majority of the assets of the Specialty Plastics business segment from Ferro Corporation (NYSE: FOE) for $91 million in cash. The agreement to acquire the assets was first announced on June 4, 2014. The acquisition includes four facilities located in the United States as well as operations in Spain. "This acquisition is an excellent strategic...


Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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