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2011-06-21 06:45:00

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The first day of summer has dawned, and judging by the heat waves which engulfed most parts of the U.S. only weeks ago, the dog days of summer aren't far behind. While traditionally a time of vacations, cookouts and general relaxation, as the mercury rises, so do reported outbreaks of one of the most serious threats to summertime enjoyment: Weather-Induced Grouchiness (WIG). In response, the makers of [ yellow tail ] Moscato have created...

2011-04-01 17:17:00

NEW YORK, April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- W.J. Deutsch & Sons (Deutsch), one of the largest sellers of wine in the U.S.A., previewed the new National Public Television cooking show Ucook! with Chef Bob at the Tribeca Film Center on March 28. Seven international wine brands within Deutsch's portfolio are featured throughout the show's debut season: Andre Lurton, Barone Fini, The Crossings, Georges Duboeuf, Ramon Bilbao, Volteo, and [yellow tail]. To view the multimedia assets associated...

2010-09-13 14:20:00

WOODLAND, Calif., Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- SunFoods, LLC announced today that Matt Alonso has been named Chief Operating Officer of the U.S. operation as it continues its expansion under the HINODE brand name. Matt will report directly to current CEO, Thomas Atkinson II, and oversee the operations based in Woodland, CA. Matt comes to SunFoods, LLC after 14 years with Pacific International Rice Mills, LLC (PIRMI) and Busch Agricultural Resources Inc. Over the last five years, Matt has...

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  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin