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2014-06-25 23:00:47

Eighth annual Greenwich-Stamford Open Water Swim unites Connecticut residents to find a cure. Stamford, CT (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 Over 300 volunteers from across Connecticut and beyond came together on Saturday, June 21 at the eighth-annual Greenwich-Stamford Swim Across America event, raising over $300,000 to benefit Stamford’s Alliance for Cancer Gene Therapy (ACGT) in the fight against cancer. Participants spent the morning swimming half-mile, 1.5-mile or three-mile courses in the...

2014-06-03 23:03:40

Eighth-annual Greenwich-Stamford Open Water Swim unites Connecticut residents in the fight against cancer. Stamford, CT (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Across Connecticut, residents intent on conquering cancer are preparing to swim the Long Island Sound to raise funds, bolster awareness and seek out a cure at the eighth-annual Greenwich-Stamford Swim Across America (SAA) benefiting the Alliance for Cancer Gene Therapy (ACGT). On Saturday, June 21, hundreds of swimmers and philanthropists will unite...

2014-05-22 16:28:12

Global Hospitality Leader to Expand at Building and Land Technology's One StarPoint Office Property, Supporting State and Local Economic Development STAMFORD, Conn., May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Building and Land Technology announced today that Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. has signed a new 430,000-square-foot, 20-year lease for its expanded global headquarters at One StarPoint in Harbor Point, renewing and significantly growing the company's long-term commitment to...

2014-03-27 23:29:17

As part of a marketing outreach to the East Coast of the United States, MarijuanaDoctors.com and Green Alternative Doctors of Stamford, Connecticut have teamed up to satisfy the Constitution State's influx of pain patients. Cohesively, the two entities hope to provide renewed wellness to patients in Connecticut. (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 Green Alternative Doctors is a licensed and certified alternative healthcare facility that operates out of Stamford, Connecticut. Known across the state...

2014-03-14 08:26:38

The Red Cross has been ranked as one of the top and most successful non-profit organization in the world. OSLO, Norway, March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Red Cross has been ranked as one of the top and most successful non-profit organization in the world. According to a recent report the Red Cross humanitarian work has been vital especially in regions of conflict, epidemics and natural disasters. Non-profit organizations have played a key role in global wellness. Surprisingly...

2014-01-22 08:28:30

AmeriCares and Mercy Corps to use funds for ongoing relief work LOS ANGELES, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A special appeal by The Prem Rawat Foundation (TPRF) has resulted in donations to two groups to further ongoing efforts in the wake of the devastation left by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. International nonprofit disaster relief and humanitarian aid organizations Mercy Corps and AmeriCares will each receive US$50,000 from TPRF to further independent campaigns in...

2014-01-21 16:23:14

A Guide for the Payments Professional MENLO PARK, Calif., Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Glenbrook Partners, a leading payments industry consulting, research, and education firm, announced today the publication of the second edition of its best selling book, "Payments Systems in the U.S." Updated to reflect recent changes in the industry, Glenbrook's book, described by many as "the new Bible for the Payments Industry", provides a succinct and entertaining view of payments in the...


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mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.