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2014-07-22 12:32:01

PHILADELPHIA, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A seventh wrongful death complaint has been filed as a result of the fatally flawed June 5, 2013 Market Street building collapse that leveled the adjoining, occupied Salvation Army Thrift Store at the corner of 22(nd) & Market, according to attorneys for the estate of Danny C. Johnson. Mr. Johnson, 59, who lived with his wife in West Philadelphia, was shopping in the store at the time and died in the hospital three weeks later...

2014-07-15 08:24:26

CARNEGIE, Pa., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --SHOP. Enjoy your summer vacation and plan to join us on August 29th for online shopping that supports The Salvation Army and WTAE TV's Project Bundle-Up. This year's Annual Online Auction is being held for 3 weeks, starting on August 29th and concluding on September 19th. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110412/MM81995LOGO DONATE. More than 400 items will be donated by generous donors like Boscov's, JCP, Kmart, Levin...

2014-07-14 08:23:45

CARNEGIE, Pa., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Color Runs... Mud Runs... Running for Donuts.... The Bacon Run... and on and on and on. The latest craze in racing and fitness activities includes some pretty wild themes that large amounts of people find to be a lot of fun. The Salvation Army of Western PA has a race with a fun factor equal to or greater than those types of "Fun Runs" - plus, the added benefit of knowing that your participation is helping thousands of kids in...

2014-07-10 23:05:42

Record breaking donations bring in 170 tons of non-perishable food for Coloradans who are food insecure. Denver, CO (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Arc Thrift Stores, Denver 7, and Volunteers of America have a good deal to celebrate with the closing of their 14th annual “Feed Colorado” event. The food drive raised over 170 tons of edibles, topping their previous record set last year of 150 tons. “This unbelievable amount of food will last the Volunteers of America an entire year,” said Jim...

2014-07-08 23:06:11

Gragg Advertising was recently enlisted by The Salvation Army of Durham, Orange and Person Counties to help design a traditional annual report and an interactive version for their website. With the development of this collateral, Gragg Advertising has provided The Salvation Army with marketing tools to use year round to tell their story. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 Gragg Advertising was recently enlisted by The Salvation Army of Durham, Orange and Person Counties to help design...

2014-06-24 23:05:11

Putnam Fuel honors donation pledge to area family charity for every service plan purchased during first quarter. Goffstown, New Hampshire (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 In early January of this year, Putnam Fuel, a growing family owned Fuel Oil and Service company in Goffstown, NH, partnered with The Salvation Army, forming “The Safety, Service, and The Salvation Army Pay-It-Forward Campaign.” The focus of the campaign was two-fold: 1) to help keep families safe, and 2) to raise money for...

2014-06-06 08:27:12

LONDON, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/271514603274 A unique bottle found lying on the surface of the mud in the Thames Estuary is being sold on eBay with a starting bid of GBP2,000 ($3,350). The eBay listing has been specifically created by ThamesLark - an upcoming company providing merchandise and experiences inspired by the River Thames: http://www.thameslark.com, also http://www.facebook.com/thameslark. The sale will donate 10% to...

2014-05-22 23:05:00

The Ethics in Business Awards are a Golden Rotary Club tradition of honoring two local organizations, one for-profit and one non-profit, for leading the way in business ethics. These organizations demonstrate the highest standard of ethical business practice, integrity, and civic and social responsibility. Denver, CO (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 Arc Thrift Stores was nominated among 17 other organizations for this prestigious award. Students from the School of Mines collect all of the...

2014-04-09 08:25:11

CARNEGIE, Pa., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Join your host, Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Heath Miller, for a night of fun and fundraising at The Salvation Army and WTAE TV's 17th Annual Minigolf Classic. Come for an exclusive evening with Heath and Steelers alumni on Wednesday, May 28th. Play along with celebrity guests from WTAE TV Channel 4 at the RMU Island Sports Center on Neville Island and enjoy food, photos, skill games, and a round of miniature golf. Peoples...

2014-03-14 08:26:38

The Red Cross has been ranked as one of the top and most successful non-profit organization in the world. OSLO, Norway, March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Red Cross has been ranked as one of the top and most successful non-profit organization in the world. According to a recent report the Red Cross humanitarian work has been vital especially in regions of conflict, epidemics and natural disasters. Non-profit organizations have played a key role in global wellness. Surprisingly...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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