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2010-11-04 08:00:00

BATESVILLE, Ind., Nov. 4, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRC) invites you to listen to a management presentation at the Stephens Fall Investment Conference in New York City on Wednesday, November 17, 2010, at 9 a.m. EST. You are invited to listen to the live presentation via the internet link at http://ir.hill-rom.com/events.cfm or access it directly at http://www.wsw.com/webcast/stph15/hrc. A recorded replay of the presentation will be available two hours...

2010-11-02 08:30:00

ALEXANDRIA, La., Nov. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- T&D Solutions, a powerline maintenance and construction company, today announced that it has acquired E&R Inc., a Kinston, North Carolina-based provider of utility distribution, transmission, and substation construction and maintenance services. Terms of the private transaction were not disclosed. E&R has been in operation since 1968 and has deep relationships with key investor owned utilities, co-ops, and government entities in...

2010-10-29 11:08:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The M&A Advisor has announced 234 finalists in 47 categories for its 9th Annual M&A Awards. The finalists will now be judged by an independent panel and the award recipients will be announced at the 9th Annual M&A Awards Gala and Summit at the New York Athletic Club in New York City on December 14, 2010. "In 2010, with continued growth in middle market M&A and challenging market conditions, creative deal-making has really flourished" said...

2010-10-22 17:20:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- There are at least ten compelling reasons to attend the OnScreen Media Summit 2010, presented by leading television brand publications, Broadcasting & Cable and Multichannel News, at the Marriott Marquis Hotel New York on Times Square, next Thursday, October 28, 2010. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101022/NY87392 ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20101022/NY87392 ) The focus is on identifying the challenges and...

2010-10-07 12:43:00

WILMINGTON, Del., Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Ryz Media has elevated the 20th century Couch Potato to the 21st century with its new Apple iTune App and hardware, My TV Remote. Now any owner of an iPod Touch, iPhone or iPad can not only easily control their home theatre hardware, but also have instant access to their own personalized Electronic Program Guide (EPG) in the palm of their hands. At the same time, they can share and communicate what they are watching with their friends and family....

2010-09-23 15:35:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) announced today that it is seeking proposals for additional conservation projects that will benefit populations of fish and wildlife affected by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Projects will be supported by the Recovered Oil Fund for Wildlife, a program established from BP's share of net revenue from the sale of oil recovered from the spill site. NFWF will award grants on a competitive basis...

2010-09-22 14:20:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Kent Harvey, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of PG&E Corporation (NYSE: PCG), will deliver a presentation to investors at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Power & Gas Leaders Conference on Tuesday, September 28, 2010, at 12:00 pm Eastern time. The presentation will be webcast at: http://www.pgecorp.com/investors/investor_info/presentations/ Who: Kent Harvey, Sr. VP and Chief Financial Officer of PG&E Corporation...

2010-09-22 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of the nation's bicentennial, the Wines of Chile Experience, supported by Chile Brands, Enotour and Puro Chile, announces Tweet, Tweet, Chile, a competition in which one passionate wine enthusiast and a friend will win a dream journey to Chile to tweet their experiences to the world. By planning their ideal seven-day itinerary, applicants to Tweet, Tweet, Chile will have the chance to discover the vast wine, food, and exploration opportunities...

2010-09-16 06:32:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony MASTERWORKS celebrates Issac Delgado's recent Latin Grammy nomination for his new CD L-O-V-E in the category of "Best Latin Jazz Album." On L-O-V-E, Cuban superstar Delgado recreates 12 sultry and sexy Spanish recordings originally sung by crooner Nat King Cole. He does so with the help of a number of outstanding musicians including a special contribution by Nat King Cole's brother, Freddy Cole. This is the first time that Freddy Cole has...

2010-09-13 09:14:00

VANCOUVER, Wash., Sept. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Green Star Energies, Inc. (Pink Sheets: GSRE) has executed an agreement to acquire ownership in a producing oil well in Niobrara County, Wyoming. The well currently produces 5 barrels of oil per day from the Dakota sand formation. In conjunction with the operator the plan is to increase the production through a rework, which the operator believes will increase production to 10 to 15 barrels of oil per day. There are several key factors...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.