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2010-04-29 10:10:00

NEW YORK, April 29 /PRNewswire/ - Hundreds of vision-enhancing desktop magnifiers are being provided to senior facilities in New York State, thanks to a new program from the Commission for the Blind and Visually Handicapped (CBVH), part of the state Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS). "This project expands opportunities for legally blind or visually impaired individuals in senior housing or senior centers to access printed materials, enhancing their quality of life and ability to...

2009-05-13 23:00:00

CARPINTERIA, Calif., May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Sports Sciences Association (ISSA) announced today that they have been approved by the Department of Defense for the Military Spouse Career Advancement Account (MyCAA) Financial Assistance program.

2006-11-02 18:00:48

By Brian J. Pedersen, The Arizona Daily Star, Tucson Nov. 2--Teresa Shelby's son is doing much better in school these days, thanks to some racquetballs and beanbags.

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]