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2013-03-27 23:00:54

With no place for aspiring woodworkers to hone their skills in the Los Angeles area, a company founded by two brothers called Community Woodshop recently stepped in to fill the void. Outfitted with the latest in woodworking equipment from Laguna Tools, Community Woodshop is brimming with woodworking enthusiasts of all levels anxious to advance their skills, and share what they know with others. Irvine, CA (PRWEB) March 27, 2013 Amid a dwindling number of woodshop vocational classes being...

2009-05-01 14:08:00

APPOINTMENT FOLLOWS PROMOTION OF ALAN BUDDENDECK TO GLOBAL VP FRANKLIN, Tenn., May 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nissan North America, Inc. (Nasdaq: NSANY), today announced that Scott Stevens has been named vice president Corporate Communications, Nissan Americas. Stevens succeeds Alan Buddendeck, who in February was named corporate vice president, Global Communications, Global Brand Communications and CSR Department at Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. in Japan. (Logo:...

2006-02-04 01:25:32

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Martin Brodeur became just the third netminder in NHL history to post 100 career shutouts on Friday, helping the New Jersey Devils to a 3-0 win over the league-leading Carolina Hurricanes. On a night when Scott Stevens became the first Devil to have his jersey retired in a ceremony at the Continental Airlines Arena, Brodeur joined Terry Sawchuck and George Hainsworth as the only goaltenders to reach the shutout milestone. Stevens spent 13 of his 22 seasons in...

2005-09-06 23:34:37

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Thirteen-time All-Star defenceman Scott Stevens announced his retirement on Tuesday. Stevens was a member of three Stanley Cup championship teams during his illustrious career, which included 13 seasons with the New Jersey Devils, eight with the Washington Capitals and one with the St. Louis Blues. "At this point in my career I didn't think I could put the mental parts there every day, and that's a big part of playing this game," Stevens said. He is an...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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