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2013-04-15 23:01:58

JMR Graphics, a nationwide truck wraps manufacturer, responds to an article published by Herald and News about how a small business owner who embraced unconventional advertising. Central Islip, NY (PRWEB) April 15, 2013 On April 15, nationwide truck wraps manufacturer JMR Graphics offers commentary on an article published by Herald and News detailing a small business owner´s positive experience with an unconventional advertising strategy. According to Herald and News, Main Street...

2011-07-18 15:23:00

INDIANAPOLIS, July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the second time in three years, the Herald of Jasper, IN was named the Fourth Estate Award winner by members of The American Legion Department of Indiana. William Powell, a reporter on the staff of the Herald, a veteran himself who covers veterans' issue extensively, accepted the award July 16 in Indianapolis during the 100,000-member veterans' organization's 93rd annual Department Convention. Jeff Carroll, New Albany, chairman...

2011-05-19 07:00:00

STRATHAM, N.H., May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Timberland Company today announced details about its newest retail location in New York, at 28 West 34th Street between 5th & 6th Avenues near Herald Square. Doors open on Friday, May 27 at 9:30 am, giving New Yorkers expanded access to the brand's authentic outdoor heritage and industry-leading approach to sustainability. "We've enjoyed great success at our 474 Broadway location since it opened in 2009, and are happy for the...

2010-10-26 10:30:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Anders Gyllenhaal, the senior vice president and executive editor of The Miami Herald who has led three McClatchy newsrooms over his career, today was named vice president, news and Washington editor by The McClatchy Company (NYSE: MNI). His appointment is effective Nov. 1. Gyllenhaal, 59, has been The Miami Herald's executive editor since 2007. From 2002 to 2007, he served as editor and senior vice president at the Star Tribune in...

2010-01-29 15:00:00

HUNTINGTON, W.Va., Jan. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Champion Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq: CHMP) today announced a net loss of $(27.5) million or $(2.76) per share on a basic and diluted basis for the year ended October 31, 2009 compared with net income of $4.7 million or $0.47 and $0.46 per share on a basic and diluted basis for the year ended October 31, 2008. The Company reported a net loss of $(26.9) million for the quarter ended October 31, 2009 compared to net income of $1.9 million...

2009-10-08 10:36:00

NEWARK, N.J. and WOODLAND PARK, N.J., Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon's FiOS1 New Jersey, the local content channel that's not found on cable TV, is getting new sources of news, commentary and more. Journalists from The Record, the Herald News and other North Jersey Media Group publications will make regular appearances on FiOS1 New Jersey, Verizon and North Jersey Media Group announced Thursday (Oct. 8). Starting Sunday (Oct. 11), reporters, columnists, editors and others from The...

2009-07-26 13:41:30

A wildlife expert says a 14-foot python he removed from a drainage pipe in Manatee County, Fla., is so angry it may have to be put down. Matthews Wildlife Rescue executive director Justin Matthews said while attempting to remove the large Burmese python from the 2-foot-wide pipe Saturday, he was forced to stun the animal because it was so angry, the Bradenton (Fla.) Herald reported. Matthews said the potential danger of the angry python may make the snake unusable in educational efforts...

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  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
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