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Fossils Embedded In Ohioan Millstones Confirm French Origination
2014-06-05 09:23:15

According to a recent study of fossils, a geologist has confirmed that millstones used in Ohio grain mills originated in France.

2009-09-16 13:33:00

NASHUA, N.H., Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Windmill International, Inc. announced today the retirement of founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Rick Manganello and that Edwin K. Smith has been appointed Windmill's new CEO, effective September 15. Mr.

2009-04-14 11:32:00

NASHUA, N.H., April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Windmill International, Inc. is pleased to announce that its Global Broadcast Service (GBS) Suitcase Portable Receive Suite (SPRS) has completed U.S.

2008-09-03 00:00:00

A Major renovation of Skidby Mill is set to start next week. The cap and four sails of the 187-year-old mill will be removed as part of the work, giving visitors the rare opportunity to see them on the ground.

2008-07-11 18:00:18

Dakshidin Corporation (PINKSHEETS: DKSC) (FRANKFURT: 4LQ) (www.dakshidin.com), producers of the world's most powerful water pumping windmill, and its wholly owned subsidiary, Restec International, Inc., are pleased to announce that they will deliver Restec Mark 10 water pumping windmills to distributors Cervantes Windmill Corporation in the Caribbean, Casa Inc.

2008-07-01 09:01:01

By Sharon Kiley Mack, Bangor Daily News, Maine Jul. 1--NEWPORT, Maine -- High on a ridge in eastern Newport, a new wind turbine whirls silently on a 100-foot tower in John and Sue Burgess' front yard.

Word of the Day
  • A woman chauffeur.
  • A woman who operates an automobile.
The word 'chaffeuse' comes from French, and is the feminine form of 'chauffeur'.