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2014-08-12 12:20:47

SAN ANTONIO, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lake Truck Lines (LTL) received the Association of Corporate Growth-Central Texas Chapter's award for the fastest growing company in the San Antonio area for the second year in a row. The honor was presented to LTL as part of the Association of Corporate Growth 2014 Outstanding Growth & Emerging Company Award ceremony. "First and foremost, our goal is to provide solutions for our clients," said Douglas Cain, President of LTL. "As a...

2014-07-17 20:22:33

SAN ANTONIO, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a recent Forbes study, San Antonio now tops the list of preferred cities by millennials--young adults born between 1980 and 2000. The study surveyed nearly 1,000 people between the ages of 18 and 34 in Arizona, California, New Mexico and Texas--an area referred to as the "new capitals of influence." The report showed that San Antonio's "dynamic economy, employment opportunities and affordable living," are its three most...

2014-05-22 23:12:05

In partnership with San Antonio Sports, the SeaWorld Copa Rayados Internacional will expand its tournament opportunities and activities for over 10,000 attendees to enjoy. The event hosted by Mexican pro club Monterrey Rayados, which takes place during Thanksgiving week November 26-30, 2014, will become part of the Bexar County Games presented by Ancira, with SeaWorld San Antonio hosting the opening ceremonies. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 In partnership with San Antonio Sports,...

2014-05-22 08:24:56

NEW BRAUNFELS, Texas, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Memorial Day weekend kicks off summertime in New Braunfels, Texas. Generations of Texans have flocked to the city's Schlitterbahn water park and the Guadalupe and Comal rivers to cool off all summer long. Over the years, New Braunfels developed a broad and unique infrastructure of accommodations, attractions and hospitality in the Texas Hill Country to keep everyone entertained. It's a family vacation destination that evolved with...

2014-03-31 23:24:46

Bexar County Judge Nelson Wolff to open San Antonio InnoTech conference April 2 at Henry B. Gonzales Community Center. San Antonio, Texas (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 Bexar County Judge Nelson Wolff will cut the ribbon, opening the 7th InnoTech Conference at the Henry B. Gonzales Convention Center April 2. Wolff will cut the official InnoTech ribbon at 7:45 a.m. with the conference’s board of advisors. “We’re excited to have Judge Wolff take part in this event as his presence shows a real...

2014-03-31 23:23:46

The 2nd Annual San Antonio IT Executive of the Year Awards will be presented by InnoTech San Antonio on April 2 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center. San Antonio, Texas (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 With thousands of IT professionals now working and living in San Antonio, those making an impact deserve public recognition and InnoTech, the region’s largest IT & innovation technology conference, will recognize and award two of the best and the brightest in the field of Information...

2014-02-28 23:02:43

Founder and Executive Chairman of Sirius Computer Solutions Is Recognized for His Contributions to Local Business and the Community San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Harvey Najim, founder and executive chairman of San Antonio-based Sirius Computer Solutions, Inc., will be recognized by the San Antonio Business Journal as one of San Antonio’s 2014 Legacy Leaders. He is one of 10 men and women who are being recognized for devoting decades of their careers to San Antonio, and for...

2014-02-24 23:02:41

The Steven & Le Ann Cyr Family Charitable Fund with The Children's Orthopaedic and Spine Center is proud to announce one of the greatest organizations they support, The Hill Country Daily Bread’s groundbreaking of their new bigger and better center. (PRWEB) February 24, 2014 The Steven & Le Ann Cyr Family Charitable Fund is proud to announce one of the greatest organizations they support, The Hill Country Daily Bread’s groundbreaking of their new bigger and better center....

2014-01-13 16:23:52

SAN ANTONIO, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The City of San Antonio will commemorate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with its annual series of events that includes one of the nation's largest Martin Luther King, Jr. marches on Monday, January 20. A testament to Dr. King's lasting impact on all Americans, this local City-sponsored march annually attracts approximately 100,000 participants and ends with a Commemorative Program featuring renowned guest...

2013-12-01 23:02:50

Critter Evictor will now go to Boerne, New Braunfels, and Austin. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) December 01, 2013 Critter Evictor recently announced that they’ve expanded their area of service to include the surrounding cities of San Antonio. They are now traveling to places such as Boerne, New Braunfels, and even Austin. Whether a customer lives in the heart of San Antonio or 30 or 40 miles away, Critter Evictor can make their home free of rodents, raccoons, squirrels, and other animals...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'