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2011-03-29 12:59:00

PHILADELPHIA, March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Philadelphia Media Network, Inc. (PMN), the owner and publisher of The Philadelphia Inquirer, Daily News, and Philly.com, announced today that it has, together with Calkins Media, Inc., the Journal Register Company, and Gannett Co., Inc.

2011-03-28 08:00:00

CHESTER, Pa., March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Power Home Remodeling Group, the nation's fourth largest home improvement company, has been named to The Philadelphia Inquirer's "Top Workplaces" list for the second consecutive year.

2011-01-31 11:03:00

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Philadelphia Media Network Inc.

2011-01-20 18:53:00

PHOENIX, Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Donald Barlett and James Steele, two acclaimed investigative journalists, will be honored for distinguished achievement at the 48th annual national conference of the Society of American Business Editors and Writers April 7-9.

2011-01-20 11:46:00

CHESTER, Pa., Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Power Home Remodeling Group (formerly Power Windows and Siding(TM)), the nation's fourth largest home remodeling company, was named one of the 50 fastest growing companies in the Greater Philadelphia area by Philadelphia SmartCEO magazine.

2010-12-21 16:54:00

PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Stan Wischnowski has been named editor of The Philadelphia Inquirer, effective immediately.

2010-04-30 09:03:00

PHILADELPHIA, April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Former Newsweek President and Worldwide Publisher Greg Osberg was named today to become the new Publisher and Chief Executive Officer of the entity that will operate the Philadelphia Inquirer, the Philadelphia Daily News, and Philly.com, pending approval of the sale of the company in federal Bankruptcy Court. Osberg, 52, who grew up in the Philadelphia area, graduated from Conestoga High School in 1975, and started his professional career at Chilton...

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.