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2012-07-24 23:03:28

United Press International reports that London's giant Ferris wheel will light up with colors each night to reflect the nation's feelings about the Olympics London, UK (PRWEB) July 24, 2012 United Press International reports that London's giant Ferris wheel will light up with colors each night to reflect the nation's feelings about the Olympics According to the Telegraph, utility company EDF Energy commissioned a group of social media analysts to create an algorithm that tracks how...

2011-04-22 08:49:00

CINCINNATI, April 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Scripps Howard Foundation today awarded a nine-day journalism study trip to Japan to the nine winners of its annual Roy W. Howard National Collegiate Reporting Competition. The competition, established in 1984 in cooperation with the Indiana University School of Journalism, honors the memory of the journalist who led Scripps Howard Newspapers from 1922-1953 and United Press International from 1912-1920. Mike Philipps, president and CEO of...

2011-04-04 00:00:27

Unicep Packaging, Inc. (UPI), a leading contract packager, announced that it is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. Sandpoint, Idaho (PRWEB) April 3, 2011 Unicep Packaging, Inc. (UPI), a leading contract packager, announced that it is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. "We take great pride in reaching this very significant milestone," said John Snedden, UPI's CEO and Founder. "Our anniversary marks the innovation and exceptional project management we have brought to the...

2010-11-22 00:00:41

Unicep Packaging, Inc. today announced it has expanded its single use packaging options with the addition of their DualDoseâ“ž¢ Modified Blow-Fill-Seal package. UPI's DualDoseâ“ž¢ system is designed to keep two components separate until the point of use. Sandpoint, ID (PRWEB) November 20, 2010 Unicep Packaging, Inc. today announced it has expanded its single use packaging options with the addition of their...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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