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2012-07-21 23:03:30

Santa Clara Award Program Honors the Achievement of ECS Refining SANTA CLARA, CALIFORNIA (PRWEB) July 20, 2012 ECS Refining has been selected for the 2012 Best of Santa Clara Award in the IT Services & Computer Repair Services category by the Santa Clara Award Program. Each year, the Santa Clara Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive...

2010-11-25 00:00:46

With the completion of Swig Hall at Santa Clara University, Hallmark Construction's Senior Project Manager, Ned Cain continues to deliver some of Northern California's most challenging construction projects. Seaside, CA (Vocus) November 23, 2010 With the completion of Swig Hall at Santa Clara University, Hallmark Construction's Senior Project Manager, Ned Cain continues to deliver some of Northern California's most challenging construction projects. Picture a mountain, any mountain. Maybe...

2010-03-22 17:14:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 22 /PRNewswire/ --The Santa Clara County Association of REALTORS® supports the San Francisco 49ers' proposal to build a stadium in Santa Clara. This plan will accelerate economic growth for the city and the region, create thousands of jobs, and generate revenues to fund Santa Clara's programs for youths and seniors and help the Santa Clara Unified School District. "The decision by the 49ers to make Santa Clara their home is a testament to the...

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2008-09-16 07:00:00

The National Science Foundation, through the Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program, has recently awarded Santa Clara University a five-year grant of $750,000, which will nearly double the number of Santa Clara University graduates pursuing teaching careers in science and mathematics each year. The grant will enable Santa Clara University's Department of Education to offer $25,000 scholarships to 24 science, mathematics and engineering majors committed to becoming science or mathematics...

2008-07-26 03:00:32

By Van Ingen, Lori East Lampeter Township resident Livia Ann Riley has been named the first layperson to serve as superintendent of schools for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Harrisburg. I feel very honored and privileged, Riley said Friday. Riley replaces Sister Sue Ann Steves, who retired June 30. Steves was superintendent for eight years. The diocese has been searching for a new superintendent of schools since January. Riley, who had her final interviews during the last week of June,...


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sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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