Latest Verizon Pennsylvania Stories

2011-07-20 07:23:00

PHILADELPHIA, July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania's 29 district library center organizations can compete for $100,000 in grants from the Verizon Foundation to support literacy and Internet safety initiatives that incorporate Verizon Thinkfinity.org resources into the organizations' programs. The foundation will award grants of up to $10,000 each to district library center organizations that best use Thinkfinity.org resources to enhance existing programs, or launch new ones, for library...

2011-06-08 07:08:00

PHILADELPHIA, June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Paying for college just got easier for 13 students across Pennsylvania.

2011-05-27 13:00:00

PHILADELPHIA, May 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon's discontinuation of the automatic delivery of residential white pages listings in Pennsylvania is estimated to keep approximately 2,200 tons of paper out of the commonwealth's waste stream annually.

2011-02-03 06:59:00

PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Nonprofit groups in Pennsylvania received more than $3.3 million from the Verizon Foundation in 2010. The majority of the funds went to organizations that support education, domestic violence prevention and Internet safety.

2011-02-01 09:42:00

PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- From Philadelphia to Pittsburgh, consumers and businesses are reaping the benefits of Verizon's continued significant communications and computing infrastructure investment in the Keystone State.

Word of the Day
  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
  • In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.
The word 'cassation' comes from the French 'cassation', from Latin 'casso' ("destroy, annul").