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2011-08-02 19:00:00

SAO PAULO, Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On this Tuesday, August 2, photos of Brazilian athletes were plastered on one of the most famous lighted billboards in Times Square, one of the world's busiest tourist spots. They were part of the new campaign spearheaded by the Instituto Arte de Viver Bem (IAVB), chaired by Valeria Baraccat Gyy, a breast cancer survivor. The aim is to show that physical activity is essential to prevent, treat and recover from breast cancer. The campaign designed by...

2011-07-29 09:53:00

LONDON, July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- There's never been a better time to visit New York with its buzzing atmosphere and towering buildings. It's a heady blend of iconic images, eclectic neighbourhoods and community spirit. No matter whether you're taking a stroll through Central Park, marveling at the money monuments on Wall Street or simply enjoying a lazy brunch at one of the easy-going diners, New York City really does have something for everyone....

2011-07-22 00:01:00

New store lets shoppers upload face pictures to appear in rock video on giant times square billboards. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 21, 2011 77kids® and digital agency space150 are turning everyday shoppers into onscreen rock stars. And it couldn't be simpler. A customized photo booth at the company's brand new flagship store in Times Square snaps a photo of each kid and then inserts their face into a rock video that plays to crowds outside on giant digital billboards. "Our back to school...

2011-07-12 06:30:00

NEW YORK, July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Disney's "Phineas and Ferb" debuted "Perry the Platy-bus On Tour" yesterday in New York's Times Square before crossing the country as part of Disney Channel's summer of "Phineas and Ferb." The tour celebrates the top-rated animated series and kicks-off the countdown to the Disney Channel Original Movie, "Phineas and Ferb: Across the 2nd Dimension," premiering FRIDAY, AUGUST 5 (8:00 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel and SATURDAY, AUGUST 13 (10:00 a.m.,...

2011-07-09 00:00:29

To celebrate the occurrence of Manhattanhenge, a breathtaking solar event, Stonehenge Partners is hosting a celebration in the streets of Times Square. The event begins at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 12th at 235 West 48th Street with a ceremonial procession through Times Square. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 08, 2011 Stonehenge Partners is proud to publicly support the July 12th New York City Manhattanhenge occurrence. Beginning at 7:00 p.m. at 235 West 48th Street in Firefighters Memorial Park,...

2011-06-06 06:00:00

MINNEAPOLIS, June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Uroplasty, Inc. (NASDAQ: UPI), a medical device company that develops, manufactures and markets innovative proprietary products to treat voiding dysfunctions, announced today that its President and CEO David Kaysen will ring the NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell on Tuesday, June 7, 2011. The ceremony, held at the NASDAQ MarketSite at Times Square in New York City, will be broadcast live beginning at 3:45 p.m. ET via the NASDAQ webcam. The live...

2011-04-11 05:00:00

PLANO, Texas, April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PepsiCo's Frito-Lay division today kicked-off a weeklong event in the heart of New York City aimed at providing a behind-the-scenes look at how its newest product flavors are created, while actually getting consumers involved in the process. From high atop a Times Square billboard, Frito-Lay recreated one of its key flavor development centers - the Flavor Kitchen located at company headquarters in Plano, Texas - to share the real foods and...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • 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.
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