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2010-12-06 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Renaissance Hotels (www.renhotels.com) is excited to provide Grammy Award nominee Bruno Mars the perfect stage for his New Year's Eve performance at R Lounge in the Renaissance New York Times Square Hotel. Touted as one of the ultimate views in New York City, R Lounge's large floor-to-ceiling panoramic windows overlooking the middle of Times Square hustle and bustle will serve as the backdrop for Bruno Mars while he performs his Grammy nominated hits....

2010-11-30 16:01:00

BETHEL, Conn., Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Duracell announced today it will continue the tradition of powering the New Year by launching Smart Power Labs in New York that will allow people to donate their energy to light the 2011 numerals in Times Square on New Year's Eve. Visitors can ride Duracell Power Rovers at multiple locations, including inside the Times Square Visitor Center, and aboard a pop-up Mobile Smart Power Lab which will visit locations across New York City through the...

2010-11-01 06:30:00

CINCINNATI, Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Procter & Gamble's (NYSE: PG) Charmin, today announced a nationwide job search for someone to fill the position of Charmin's King or Queen of the Throne and earn a royal stipend of $50,000. Celebrating the fifth year of the Charmin Restrooms in Times Square, Charmin is looking for loyal Charmin users to share their story for a chance to reign over the New York City Charmin Restrooms during this holiday season. (Photo:...

2010-10-26 07:57:00

ATLANTA, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Get Married Media, a national multi-media wedding planning and lifestyle resource, today announced the sponsors of the first-ever wedding in Times Square on New Year's Eve. From the bridal gown, bridesmaid dresses, and wedding bands, to the honeymoon location and registry items, the winners will receive everything they need to have the wedding of their dreams and all will be voted on by the www.GetMarried.com audience thanks to the sponsors of Get Married...

2010-10-25 12:46:00

ATLANTA, Oct. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Get Married Media, a national multi-media wedding planning and lifestyle resource, today announced the sponsors of the first-ever wedding in Times Square on New Year's Eve. From the bridal gown, bridesmaid dresses, and wedding bands, to the honeymoon location and registry items, the winners will receive everything they need to have the wedding of their dreams and all will be voted on by the www.GetMarried.com audience thanks to the sponsors of Get Married...

2010-10-22 07:45:00

NEW YORK, Oct 22 /PRNewswire/ -- (www.myprgenie.com) -- With established operations in Frankfurt, Paris, San Francisco, and Beijing, the launch of the New York office marks Agrion's expansion into the east coast. The goal of the November 9th conference is to connect professionals within the areas of renewable energies, sustainable development, and clean technology as well as members of the investment community and entrepreneurs on the current issues facing green building design in New...

2010-10-19 11:13:00

CINCINNATI, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Procter & Gamble's (NYSE: PG) Charmin, today announced a nationwide contest to find 51 representatives from across the country to compete to be King or Queen of the Charmin Go Nation and a chance to win $50,000. Celebrating the fifth year of the Charmin Restrooms in Times Square, the Charmin Go Nation was created as a movement for the entire nation to enjoy a better bathroom experience. The contest was designed for those consumers who truly...

2010-10-19 08:30:00

ATLANTA, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Get Married Media, a national multi-media wedding planning and lifestyle resource, today announced the winning couple of the first-ever wedding during the New Year's Eve celebration in New York City's Times Square. With nearly 1900 submissions from couples across the country eager to display their love during the magical evening's festivities, Get Married Media's team selected Bethany Philips and Geoffrey Dubie. From Georgia and North Carolina,...

2010-10-15 15:54:00

WAYNE, N.J., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Hankook Tire, the world's fastest growing tire company, has unveiled a giant tire-shaped building wrap that stretches across the New York Marriott Marquis hotel in the vibrant center of the world-famous Times Square bow-tie. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101015/DE83091-a ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20101015/DE83091-a ) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101015/DE83091-b ) (Photo:...

2010-09-30 18:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- A brand new New York spectacular event will unfold nightly in Times Square in 2011 as the Times Square Advertising Coalition (TSAC) - a trade association representing advertising stakeholders in New York City's Times Square - institutes a "Times Square Midnight Moment," creating a daily "must-see" event that becomes THE centerpiece of each evening along the Great White Way in the heart of NYC. The plan for a spectacular end to every evening in New York...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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