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2014-08-27 12:28:26

Album Features Duets With World-Renowned Guest Artists Repertoire Is "Classic Dionne" NEW YORK, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Legendary Grammy Award-winning singer, Dionne Warwick, is set to release a star-studded duets album entitled, "Feels So Good", on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 through Bright Music Records/Caroline. The 14-track album features an anthology of Warwick classics written by Hal David and Burt Bacharach, with each song reborn as a duet with a refreshing and vibrant...

2013-03-17 23:01:33

Dionne Warwick, Damon Elliott, Elton John, Stevie Wonder, LeAnn Rimes, Gladys Knight and other mega celebrities join Bright Future International on a musical campaign to help children around the world. Beverly Hills, Ca (PRWEB) March 17, 2013 Dionne Warwick, Elton John and Stevie Wonder will be joining Forest Whitaker, Gloria Estefan, Cyndi Lauper, Mya and other celebrity guests as they embark on a journey to help children in need around the world. Bright Future International (BFI),...

2013-02-19 23:03:21

University of Hartford Selects Creative Services, Inc. as Background Screening Vendor Mansfield, MA (PRWEB) February 19, 2013 Creative Services, Inc. (CSI), a background screening and security consulting firm, announced that it has been awarded a contract to perform pre-employment screening for the University of Hartford located in West Hartford, Connecticut. Citing the depth and quality of CSI´s investigations as well as exceptional customer service, University of Hartford selected...

2011-06-30 09:58:00

HARTFORD, Conn., June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- General Colin Powell will deliver the Keynote Address at the inaugural World Youth Peace Summit, hosted by the Institute for International Sport. General Powell's address will be delivered on Sunday, July 3 at 7:00 pm at the University of Hartford Athletic Center. At 6:00 pm on July 3, General Powell will meet with 20 World Youth Peace Summit participants, ages 15 to 19. Each participant has been specially selected for their...

2011-04-05 09:00:00

CORNWALL, Vt., April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The America East Conference and College For Every Student, a national non-profit that helps underserved kids attend college, are excited to announce a Student Service Day on April 9, 2011. The Student Service Day will engage scholar-athletes from all nine AEC schools with CFES scholars at participating schools in a community service project, which range from beautifying school property to collecting food and shoes for charity drives....

2009-01-29 16:09:00

HARTFORD, Conn., Jan. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art announced today the appointment of Jeffrey A. Wolfman as the museum's new Director of Institutional Advancement, effective Monday, February 2. Wolfman joins the Wadsworth from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, where he was the Vice Chancellor for Institutional Advancement and Executive Director of the UMass Dartmouth Foundation, Inc. Wolfman brings more than twenty five years of broad fund...


Word of the Day
conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin