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2014-08-28 12:26:19

Downtown Nashville hotel inks deal for Jan. 24, 2015, show and celebrates with special room rate for three nights NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- If Music City residents and visitors aren't already fans of renowned Neil Diamond tribute singer The Black Diamond, the Courtyard Nashville Downtown has a plan to turn them into believers. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140827/140569 The Black Diamond, also known as Theron Denson, agreed Monday, Aug....

2013-11-12 23:23:54

The BLACK BOOK, providing premiere luxury concierge service and lifestyle management, launches with aspirations of becoming the forerunner in the concierge and travel industry. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 November 2013 officially marks the beginning of The BLACK BOOK Era. A premiere luxury concierge service and lifestyle management agency, The BLACK BOOK specializes in creating customized experiences and services that match the varying tastes of their high-power clientele....

2012-03-29 09:01:39

Anoxia and toxic sulfide are a menace to coral tissue Researchers of the Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology along with Australian colleagues, have examined corals from the Great Barrier Reef affected by the Black Band Disease and identified the critical parameters that allow this prevalent disease to cause wide mortality of corals around the world. Corals infected with Black Band show a characteristic appearance of healthy tissue displaced by a dark front, the so called Black...

2008-09-18 18:00:34

By TAMARA McCLARAN It wasn't that long ago that Jacksonville's Black Kids were playing the occasional gig at Jack Rabbits and other local clubs. How times have changed. Today, the band is experiencing the dream so many artists hope to achieve. During the past year, Rolling Stone magazine gave the group a spot on its "10 Artists to Watch" list. The Black Kids have earned praise from music industry insiders including British music reviewer Ron Harris of the Associated Press. Harris called...

Word of the Day
  • 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.