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2014-01-20 23:21:44

CU Students will start first day of spring semester celebrating Martin Luther King Day. Grand Rapids, MI (PRWEB) January 20, 2014 Bishop P.A.

2013-04-23 23:00:16

Denver Safety Net Clinic Recognized For Its Commitment to the Underserved Denver, CO (PRWEB) April 23, 2013 The University of Colorado at Denver (

2010-05-19 08:00:00

2010 List Includes Pagat, Guam, Virginia's Wilderness Battlefield, and America's State Parks & State-Owned Historic Sites WASHINGTON, May 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Trust for Historic Preservation today unveiled the 2010 list of America's 11 Most Endangered Historic Places®, an annual list that highlights important examples of the nation's architectural, cultural and natural heritage that are at risk of destruction or irreparable damage.

2010-03-09 09:32:00

WASHINGTON, March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- What do a President's rider-less horse saddle, Rosa Parks' quiet act of defiance, and Abraham Lincoln's casket have in common? They're all part of Reflections: The American Funeral, an exhibit that is drawing crowds with its educational exploration of funeral customs and commemoration of veterans and others who serve our country in a 53' mobile museum. The mobile museum is appearing in association with the National Funeral Directors Association Advocacy...

2010-03-03 15:08:00

BALTIMORE, Md., March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- What do a President's rider-less horse saddle, Rosa Park's quiet act of defiance, and Abraham Lincoln's casket have in common? They're all part of an exhibit that is drawing crowds with its educational exploration of funeral customs and commemoration of veterans and others who serve our country in a 53' mobile museum. Reflections: The American Funeral is spread out across 1,000 sq.

2009-12-14 15:29:00

GREENSBORO, N.C., Dec. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Civil Rights Center & Museum (Museum) today announced honorees for its 50th Anniversary Gala and Banquet. This year's event will be held on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2010 at the Joseph S. Koury Convention Center in Greensboro, N.C.

2009-07-13 13:08:00

DETROIT, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- To celebrate the new DDOT Rosa Parks Transit Center (RPTC) and its closeness to two Detroit People Mover stations, the Detroit Transportation Corporation (DTC) will offer a free token to the first 5,000 patrons who transfer from RPTC to the People Mover.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.