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2014-09-25 20:20:33

The Queen Mary's General Manager and other dignitaries will recognize the ship's eight decades of public life by making an important announcement about a future ship initiative and sharing a remarkable replica cake with all who attend. LONG BEACH, Calif., Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Queen Mary celebrates her 80th Anniversary with a 600-pound replica cake sculpted to such detail that it shows the rivets on her hull. Created by celebrity baker and master pastry chef Jose...

2014-09-22 20:20:35

Over 1000 Guests to be Served in Honor of Ship's 80th Anniversary, Sept. 26 LONG BEACH, Calif., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A famous Queen reportedly said: "Let them eat cake!" She must have heard about the Queen Mary's upcoming 80th Anniversary party and press conference, Sept. 26. To celebrate, the Queen Mary has commissioned what may be the world's largest ship replica cake designed by TV celebrity baker and pastry chef, Jose Barajas. The 20 foot long cake can serve over 1000...

2014-09-18 16:20:57

Everyone is Invited to Join the Sept. 26 Celebration LONG BEACH, Calif., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The world's most beloved ocean liner turns 80 on September 26 and the public is invited to join a ship-wide celebration. The Queen Mary will open her gangways and ballrooms, decks and salons, attractions and eateries to a daylong celebration highlighted by a very special event. There will be no charge for admission to the ship (10:00 AM - 7:00 PM), discounted ship tours and five dollar...

2014-09-10 08:22:20

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A longtime supporter and restorer of some of Canada's most historic boats, Bobby Genovese has pledged $10,000 in support of the Muskoka Steamship & Historical Society's RMS Segwun Wheelhouse Restoration Campaign. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140910/144912 The recently announced $125,000 Campaign has raised over $70,000 from the Board and senior management of the Society. "It is my hope that the members of the Society...

Word of the Day
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'