Latest Violence Against Women Act Stories

2011-01-27 08:17:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Super Bowl is coming to Texas and bringing the biggest stars from across the country for the biggest sporting event of the year. The National Domestic Violence Hotline, based in Austin, Texas, is pleased the leader of the NFL, Commissioner Roger Goodell, is joining the National Domestic Violence Hotline to help bring awareness to domestic violence and to celebrate the 15th Anniversary. The Commissioner joins Dallas Cowboys superstar Jason...

2010-11-08 14:05:00

LAUREL, Md., Nov. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless was presented with the Corporate Legacy Award from the Montgomery County, Maryland, Family Justice Center Foundation. The Foundation recognized Verizon Wireless for its longtime support of innovative actions to help reduce domestic violence and assist victims, and for the Company's commitment to helping the Montgomery County Family Justice Center fulfill its mission of providing primary services at one location. In presenting the...

Word of the Day
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.