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2014-10-30 23:15:50

Greenbee Parking, a fast growing airport parking firm, has announced a strategic partnership with Airport Plaza Hotel in Roanoke. This partnership will allow them to offer better and safer parking for all their customers using the Roanoke (ROA) airport at very cheap ROA airport parking rates. Roanoke, VA (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 Greenbee Parking, the rising airport parking brand, has announced further expansion of their portfolio as they tie-up with the Airport Plaza Hotel in Roanoke. Now...

2014-10-29 16:26:46

ROANOKE, Va., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlantic Credit & Finance, a subsidiary of Encore Capital Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECPG), an international specialty finance company, today announced that it helped raise $61,000 for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Southwest Virginia. For the ninth straight year, Atlantic sponsored the Skins Game Golf Tournament that was played at Ballyhack Golf Club in Roanoke, VA. Over that time, ACF has raised a total of $585,000 for the local Clubs. "We...

2014-10-27 08:31:00

Southwest Virginia's leading healthcare provider now offers a free app to better serve patients with disabilities ROANOKE, VA, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Carilion Clinic, a not-for-profit healthcare organization focused on improving the health of communities across Virginia, is proud to announce its partnership with eSSENTIAL Accessibility. Through the partnership, Carilion now offers a desktop app that empowers people with physical disabilities to access carilionclinic.org....

2014-10-23 16:22:23

AHOSKIE, N.C., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack announced today that Roanoke Electric Membership Cooperative has received one of the first loans from a new program of the Rural Utilities Service to finance improvements to the energy performance of utility customers' homes and businesses. "We are proud to be among the first to benefit from this new RUS program because our cooperative is committed to delivering affordable energy...

2014-10-14 08:32:59

CCR (Commonwealth Care of Roanoke) is pleased to announce new chief financial officer Stan A. Huffman. ROANOKE, Va., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stan A. Huffman is the new Chief Financial Officer of CCR. Stan has experience as both a Chief Executive Officer and a Chief Financial Officer with providers of nursing home, assisted living, outpatient therapy, pharmacy and home health services. Stan served as Chief Executive Officer of a non-profit senior housing and nursing home...

2014-09-25 08:22:10

TOKYO, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Toshiba Mitsubishi-Electric Industrial Systems Corporation (TMEIC) has formed a new manufacturing subsidiary in North America, TMEIC Power Electronics Products Corporation, to manufacture PV inverters and MV variable frequency drives in North America. Fabrication of PV inverters will commence in the Fall of 2014, followed by MV drives in the Spring of 2015 at the Houston, Texas based facility. The new company aims at USD20M revenue in FY2015 and USD50M...

2014-08-18 23:05:27

The boards of directors for the Roanoke - Blacksburg Technology Council (RBTC) and the Roanoke - Blacksburg Innovation Network (RBIN) have today announced that they are strategically aligning in order to accomplish their shared objectives. Roanoke and Blacksburg, Virginia (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 The boards of directors for the Roanoke - Blacksburg Technology Council (RBTC) and the Roanoke - Blacksburg Innovation Network (RBIN) have today announced that they are strategically aligning in...

2014-07-31 23:09:39

Home Care website focuses on finding assistance for the elderly and disabled, including home health care, companion care, and hospice care services. Richmond, VA (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 http://www.HomeCareChoice.com, a home services website from Seniors Guide, will feature home care and home hospice services available in areas of Virginia, North Carolina, Ohio, and Indianapolis. “Our listings of area home care are comprehensive,” says Katharine Ross, Vice President of Sales and...

2014-07-29 23:14:21

Greenbee Parking, a rising young airport parking service, has announced cheap and discounted Roanoke airport parking rates in their upcoming offers. Now all their customers using the Roanoke (ROA) airport will have options to save a bundle on their airport parking expenses very easily. Roanoke, VA (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 Greenbee Parking, a fast growing airport parking service in North America, has just released new parking deals for their customers using the Roanoke (ROA) airport. In their...

2014-05-28 16:21:16

NORFOLK, Va., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Museum of Transportation, St. Louis, and the Virginia Museum of Transportation are in discussions to bring Norfolk and Western Y6a steam engine #2156, currently in the St. Louis museum, back to its place of origin at Roanoke, Va., on a five-year loan for display at the Virginia museum, in a transaction facilitated by Norfolk Southern. In exchange, the Virginia museum will send to St. Louis a Southern Railway diesel General Motors EMD...


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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'.