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2011-07-20 15:09:00

- USHCC to Select Best-in-Class Latino Employee Resource Groups at Summit - MIAMI BEACH, Fla., July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) is proud to announce the Second Annual Latino Employee Resource Group (ERG) Summit and Corporate Challenge on Monday, September 19, 2011, at the 32nd Annual National Convention & Business Expo in Miami Beach, Florida. The Latino ERG Summit and Corporate Challenge is a key component of the USHCC...

2011-05-08 00:05:45

Bike Race on Saturday, May 14, benefits Joseph E. Enright Foundation Berkeley Heights, NJ (PRWEB) May 07, 2011 Summit Medical Group is the registration and launch site for the 3rd Annual Health TREK benefitting the Joseph E. Enright Foundation. The Health TREK, a 20-mile scenic ride through Morris/Union County, will support programs raising awareness and preventing melanoma and other skin cancers. Summit Medical Group's physical therapist Dave A. Forlander, M.S.P.T., is the Group's Team...

2010-09-28 11:06:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Following last year's pioneering gathering of 300 women leaders from around the world - from Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to Liberian powerhouse Leymah Gbowee -Tina Brown, editor in chief of The Daily Beast and HP Chief Marketing Officer Michael Mendenhall today announced the second annual Women in the World Summit. The event will take place in New York City from March 10th -12th, 2011. Joining Tina Brown as co-hosts are Diane von Furstenberg,...

2010-06-24 07:00:00

TORONTO, June 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Banro Corporation ("Banro" or the "Company") (NYSE AMEX - "BAA"; TSX - "BAA") is pleased to report that surface exploration work has identified two new gold mineralization zones at the Namoya Summit prospect at the Company's wholly-owned Namoya project, located on the Twangiza-Namoya gold belt in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (the "DRC"). The on-going exploration work at the Namoya Summit prospect includes geological mapping, channel sampling...

2010-04-14 13:59:00

NEW YORK, April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Summit Business Media today announced that John Whelan has been named Executive Vice President and Head of Summit's Media Division. Whelan, who had been Senior Vice President and Managing Director of the Media Division's Investment Advisory and Professional Services Groups, came to the company as the most senior executive from Wicks Business Information, which Summit acquired in July 2007. The move comes as part of a streamlining of management...

2009-07-06 22:26:50

Phil Mickelson's mother, Mary, has been diagnosed with breast cancer, only a month and a half after his wife was diagnosed with the same disease. The San Diego Union-Tribune disclosed the diagnosis Monday. The newspaper quoted Mickelson's sister saying their mother was diagnosed a week ago and will have surgery Friday at the MD Anderson Cancer Center where Mickelson's wife, Amy, had surgery last Wednesday. Mickelson suspended his PGA Tour schedule after it was announced May 20 that his wife...

2009-06-01 10:00:00

Has More Paid Advertisers than Patch.com and The Local NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- TheAlternativePress.com, New Jersey's all-online hyperlocal daily newspaper, expanded to Chatham Borough and Chatham Township today, now covering ten communities, the most of any all-online daily local news site in New Jersey. The hyperlocal green-friendly newspaper now has more paid local advertisers than Tim Armstrong's Patch.com and The Local, owned by The New York Times....

2009-04-30 09:30:00

Local advertising tripled since January NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- TheAlternativePress.com, New Jersey's all-online hyperlocal daily newspaper, will expand tomorrow to Westfield, its eighth coverage community, the most of any all-online local news site in New Jersey. Since its launch in October, TheAlternativePress.com has received more than 6 million hits, 2 million in April alone. "We are pleased to announce this latest expansion of TheAlternativePress.com into another...

Word of the Day
  • 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.'