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2010-07-29 06:00:00

MCLEAN, Va., July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sunrise Senior Living, Inc. (NYSE: SRZ) today announced that it will host a conference call and webcast on Thursday, August 5, 2010, at 9:00 a.m. ET to discuss its financial results for the second-quarter 2010. Mark Ordan, chief executive officer, Julie Pangelinan, chief financial officer, and Greg Neeb, chief investment officer, will host the call. The call-in number for the conference call is 888-503-8163 or 719-457-2630 (from outside the...

2010-07-26 06:00:00

NEW YORK, July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Legacy Recordings, in cooperation with Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc. and Viva ELVIS by Cirque du Soleil at ARIA Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, proudly announces the release of Viva ELVIS - The Album, a 21st century celebration of Elvis and his music, featuring the voice of the King in a whole new context. Viva ELVIS - The Album will be available everywhere this November. For more information, please visit www.vivaelvis.com. (Photo:...

2010-06-28 08:48:00

MCLEAN, Va., June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY announces the launch of the first annual Family Fitness Challenge in an effort to help families across the country improve their physical fitness this summer and have fun doing it. Beginning today, USA TODAY will feature eight families every Monday for the next two months as they try new activities together so everyone in the family will be healthier. Activities will include staycations, family sports competitions, retro activities and...

2010-06-24 12:14:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- This morning, Nashville-based Armor Concepts proudly joined NBC "Today" show personality Al Roker's ninth annual "Lend A Hand" cross-country charity trip, via a $10,000 donation of its EZ Armor Door Security Systems. During a surprise stop in Nashville, a large contribution of furniture and other home goods were given to Hands On Nashville (HON), a group founded in 1991 to help people transform the world around them by volunteering. Nashville...

2010-06-01 12:23:00

NEW YORK, June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Everlast, the global leader in fight sports and fitness announced today the launch of its philanthropic social movement campaign "What Do You Fight For?". To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/everlast-wants-to-know-what-do-you-fight-for-95317294.html "Every person in the world has a fight in life, regardless of how small or large, that drives them to be better, to do better,"...

2010-04-27 07:00:00

MCLEAN, Va., April 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sunrise Senior Living, Inc. (NYSE: SRZ) today announced that it will host a conference call and Webcast on Tuesday, May 4, 2010, at 8:00 a.m. ET to discuss its financial results for the first-quarter 2010. Mark Ordan, chief executive officer, Julie Pangelinan, chief financial officer, and Greg Neeb, chief investment officer, will host the call. The call-in number for the conference call is 877-874-1571 or 719-325-4894 (from outside the...

2010-03-05 15:01:00

NEW YORK, March 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Legacy Recordings, the world's foremost catalog music label, is continuing its on-going digital reissue initiative with a fresh round of classic album titles, from a variety of genres, to be released for the first time in the online digital realm in early 2010. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20060130/LEGACYLOGO ) "Legacy is delighted with this year's first set of digital releases," said Adam Block, Senior Vice President and General Manager,...

2010-03-04 06:48:00

- New Monthly Series Focused on Reinvention to Debut March 9th - WASHINGTON, March 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AARP, the world's largest membership organization, and NBC, today announced they are teaming up to bring Emmy Award-winning journalist Jane Pauley back to the Today show beginning March 9, 2010. One of the most respected figures in broadcast journalism and AARP's "Ambassador of Your Life Calling," Pauley will head back to morning television as a contributor for Today and be...

2010-02-18 07:00:00

MCLEAN, Va., Feb. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sunrise Senior Living, Inc. (NYSE: SRZ) today announced that it will host a conference call and Webcast on Thursday, February 25, 2010, at 9:00 a.m. ET to discuss its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2009. Mark Ordan, chief executive officer, Julie Pangelinan, chief financial officer, and Greg Neeb, chief investment officer, will host the call. The call-in number for the conference call is 877-741-4244 or...

2010-02-12 12:27:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Panasonic, a worldwide leader in high definition technology and the Official Worldwide Olympic Partner in the Audio and Visual Equipment category for the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games, has been selected to provide its 152-inch Plasma Display Panel to NBC during the network's studio coverage of the Vancouver Winter Games from Vancouver, February 12-28. The announcement was made today by Randy Raddatz, Vice President, Sourcing and Production...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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