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2013-09-24 23:29:09

HotelPlanner.com is a platinum sponsor of the tournament for the second year in a row. West Palm Beach, FL (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 HotelPlanner.com is proud to be a platinum sponsor of the Hotels.com® Fairway to Wellness Charity Golf Tournament for the second year in a row. This year, HotelPlanner.com has partnered with Hotels.com to include St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital as an additional beneficiary. The Fairway to Wellness Charity Golf Tournament’s mission is to...

2013-09-16 23:02:50

Dr. William E. Evans will retire from executive post in July 2014. Memphis, TN (PRWEB) September 16, 2013 St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital today announced that its director and CEO, Dr. William E. Evans, has decided to retire from his executive post in July of 2014. Evans has been with the organization for more than 40 years and has served as CEO for the past 10 years. “Under Dr. Evans’ leadership, we have achieved the best outcomes worldwide for the most frequent forms of...

2013-08-22 23:17:58

In the wake of the recall of the Eon and the Eon Mini Implantable Pulse Generator, the personal injury firm of Handler Henning & Rosenberg has made its attorneys available to all those who may have been negatively affected by these defective medical products. Harrisburg, PA (PRWEB) August 22, 2013 In May 2011, St. Jude Medical recalled the Eon Mini Implantable Pulse Generator following reports of adversity associated with the devices. By July 26, 2012, when an advisory update from...

2013-08-07 23:18:10

Delta Delta Delta Fraternity is proud to announce that during the 2012-13 academic year its collegiate and alumnae chapters have raised $5.6 million for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®, which is leading the way in understanding, treating and defeating childhood cancer. This is an increase from the previous year’s fundraising total of $4.2 million. (PRWEB) August 07, 2013 Delta Delta Delta Fraternity is proud to announce that during the 2012-13 academic year its collegiate...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • 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.
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