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2013-11-21 23:33:38

Central City Home Marks Major Benchmark for New Orleans New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity (NOAHH) dedicated its 500th new construction home located at 2525 Delachaise in New Orleans for Denise Brown's family on Friday, November 15, 2013.     Attending the event were Jasmine Haralson of NORA and Julius Feltus, Director of Constituent Services for City Councilperson Latoya Cantrell, in whose district Brown's house is...

2011-07-03 00:01:48

The advanced new SenGuardâ“ž¢ Permanent Marble & Granite Sealer from Countertop Specialty, publisher of leading marble and granite consumer resource website CountertopSpecialty.com, was chosen for a new episode of DIY Network's popular home remodeling show Sweat Equity. The SenGuardâ“ž¢ Sealer represents a major technological breakthrough and is becoming a favorite among homeowners and professional contractors like Sweat Equity...

2011-06-28 08:00:00

SEATTLE, June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Avvo (www.avvo.com) the largest legally related Q&A website, which offers a community of rated lawyers answering consumers questions at a 97% response rate, has seen 30 times more pageviews for startup-related terms from Silicon Valley over the past six months. This includes terms such as "incorporation," "tech startup," "online company," "non-disclosure agreement," "intellectual property, "non-compete agreement," "sale of business," among...

2010-11-15 15:23:00

Multi-Million Dollar Donation Includes Cash and Media Exposure LAS VEGAS, Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rebuilding Together today announced a three-year commitment from Scripps Networks as charity of choice for HGTV and DIY Network. As Rebuilding Together's television media partners, the networks made a $1 million cash donation as well as a commitment to provide $15 million in marketing support and media exposure for the organization's activities. (Photo:...

Word of the Day
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'