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2011-07-19 08:30:00

PLANO, Texas, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- jcpenney, America's shopping destination for great style at compelling prices, today announced "Haul Nation," an integrated marketing program giving stylish teens an opportunity to share their passion for fashion via video blogging. In partnership with Seventeen.com, jcpenney's Haul Nation will come to life through an online contest on the jcpTeen and Seventeen Facebook pages and in malls across the country giving young people the tools they...

2010-09-09 06:30:00

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Christopher Navratil, Publisher of Running Press Book Publishers, a member of The Perseus Books Group, has acquired world rights to Seventeen's Ultimate Style Guide by Ann Shoket and the Editors of Seventeen through Lia Ronnen at Melcher Media. Running Press will publish in July 2011; Melcher will package. "We are excited to be working with Ann and her group in bringing this book to market. In working with the # 1 selling monthly teen magazine, our...

2010-08-02 06:56:00

AURORA, Ill., Aug. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Teen drivers often understand that shooting a quick text message, playing with their radio, or eating while driving is dangerous. However, the overwhelming majority of teen drivers engage in distracted driving behaviors anyway, according to a recent survey by AAA and Seventeen magazine. Almost nine in 10 teenage drivers (86 percent) have driven while distracted, even though 84 percent of teen drivers know it's dangerous. Featured in the September issue...

2009-08-06 10:00:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- As back-to-school approaches, teens have lots on their minds - from classes to social calendars. If that weren't enough, teens - especially girls -- are also stressed out about the economy and money matters, according to a new survey from Seventeen magazine and Bank of America that explores teens' saving and spending habits. Most teens are stressed about money, but teen girls are feeling slightly more anxious in today's climate than boys, with more than...

2008-09-10 12:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- SheKnows.com (http://www.sheknows.com/), one of the fastest growing online destinations for women, announced today a content syndication partnership with Hearst Magazines Digital Media (http://www.hearst.com/), a unit of Hearst Magazines. SheKnows will be featuring select articles each month from several Hearst Magazines Digital Media websites including Cosmopolitan.com (http://www.cosmopolitan.com/), MarieClaire.com (http://www.marieclaire.com/),...

2008-08-07 12:01:26

Seventeen magazine and the Women's National Basketball Association have partnered for a comprehensive survey to explore how sports can change the lives of teen girls. Featured in the September issue of Seventeen, on newsstands August 12th, the survey revealed that 83% of teen girls play sports with basketball ranked as the number one participatory sport. Girls play sports for a variety of reasons, but the top reason found in this survey is to exercise (68.4%). Other top reasons included...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.