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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...

2011-04-08 07:00:00

ATLANTA, April 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- April showers brought karaoke power to Times Square earlier this week, as a 125-person flash mob conducted a karaoke sing-along to Arby's Restaurant Group's new digital ad. The video for Arby's. It's Good Mood Food.(TM), complete with lyrics and a bouncing roast beef sandwich to indicate pacing, was broadcast on the jumbotron in Times Square at 47th Street and Broadway. The group spoofed Gene Kelly's dance in Singing in the Rain and helped spread a...

2011-03-24 07:30:00

PARSIPPANY, N.J., March 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PDI, Inc. (Nasdaq: PDII) today announced that it will preside over the ceremonial NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell on Tuesday, March 29, 2011, at 4:00 p.m. ET at the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City. PDI CEO Nancy Lurker will ring the Closing Bell together with members of the senior management team. Lurker said, "Ringing the NASDAQ bell is a particularly meaningful event for PDI as we celebrate our return to profitability, significant new...

2011-03-15 07:06:00

LAS VEGAS, March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cheaterville, Inc. http://www.cheaterville.com, a Las Vegas online social media company that provides information about cheaters, is currently running its latest advertising campaign on the famous CBS Super Screen in New York's Times Square. Three individual commercials will run every hour and will continue for 18 hours per day, through March, in one of the world's most famous advertising venues. The featured ads include the taglines; "Vegas...

2011-03-01 07:00:00

SAN DIEGO, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --Volcano Corporation (Nasdaq: VOLC), a leading developer and manufacturer of precision intravascular diagnosis and therapy guidance tools designed to enhance the treatment of coronary and peripheral vascular disease, will hold its 2011 Analyst Day on Wednesday, March 9, at the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City. The webcast will begin at 10 a.m., Eastern Standard Time (7 a.m., Pacific Standard Time) and conclude at 2 p.m., Eastern Standard Time (11...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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