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2014-09-11 08:33:20

$5 Million Grant will provide world-class STEM+ Education to the Entire Community for 5 years WASHINGTON, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NEF CyberLearning will be celebrating the inaugural launch of its K-99 STEM education program this week in Steubenville, OH on September 12, 2014. As the national leader in bridging the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) divides in America's schools, NEF has provided a $5 million dollar grant to Steubenville to fund this...

2014-04-04 23:37:22

Readers Discover the Spiritual Journey Through the Loss of a Loved One in New Book Wintersville, Ohio (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 A person’s life can change in an instant. Along with many others experiencing an unexpected loss, author Cherie Metcalf can also relate. After the sudden death of her husband of 33 years, the time had come to write the book he had always encouraged her to write, “Blue Heart.” Though Metcalf and her late husband had discovered the need to have God in their...

2010-12-01 09:20:00

Gonzalez and Dinkins to help with Toys for Tots drive STEUBENVILLE, Ohio, Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- QDA officials today announced they will host a Toys for Tots charity event at their office here on Dec. 8, when former Pittsburgh Steelers will make an appearance to benefit area children in need of some holiday cheer. "Anyone who brings a brand new toy to donate will have the opportunity to rub elbows with former Steelers Pete Gonzales and Darnell Dinkens," said Jonathan...

2010-09-07 09:17:00

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio, Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ --QDA, Ohio's premier cyber school option, is happy to announce the opening of its new office in Steubenville, Ohio, located at 2230 Sunset Boulevard. The office, which opened August 1, features a student computer lab, tutoring and testing services, enrollment services, and tech support. The office will also be host to educational and enrichment programs, as well as extracurricular activities. The expansion is the first of its kind for QDA and...

2008-08-06 03:00:41

By Joe Napsha, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Aug. 6--The consolidation of the global steel industry continued Tuesday as Russian steelmaker OAO Severstal completed its $1.25 billion purchase of Esmark Inc., the parent company of Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corp. Severstal sealed the deal to acquire Esmark by purchasing 38.7 million shares of Esmark, or about 94.1 percent of its outstanding stock, by Monday's deadline for the tender offer, Severstal said. The Russian company paid about $775...

2008-08-05 00:00:24

WHEELING, W.Va., Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Esmark Incorporated ("Esmark") today announced the completion of its acquisition by OAO Severstal (LSE: SVST; RTS: CHMF) ("Severstal"). The acquisition was completed pursuant to the merger of Severstal Wheeling Acquisition Corp., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Severstal, with and into Esmark. Esmark was the surviving corporation of the merger and is now an indirect, wholly-owned subsidiary of Severstal and has been renamed "Severstal Wheeling...

2008-07-22 12:00:53

By David Guo, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Jul. 20--STEUBENVILLE, Ohio -- The listings at Guida Real Estate on Sunset Boulevard include lots of rough-cut gems. Take a three-bedroom ranch on Fernwood Road for $109,000, which Anthony Guida would be happy to show all comers. If, of course, somebody were more suitably endowed to consider the Hope Diamond of his collection, the New Horizons property down the road, then the broker would be even more pleased -- make that Super Bowl...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.