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2014-07-16 12:27:52

RALEIGH, N.C., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The John Rex Endowment announces six three-year grants totaling more than $1.25 million to help municipalities in Wake County create healthier environments for children by increasing access to healthy foods and active living opportunities. Municipalities that will receive grant support include Fuquay-Varina, Garner, Knightdale, Morrisville, Raleigh and Zebulon. The grant initiatives will vary in each municipality based on local needs to...

2014-04-29 08:29:20

RALEIGH, N.C., April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Band Together is a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit that raises money and awareness for nonprofits. Since 2001, the organization has raised over $3 M for 13 nonprofits in the Triangle. Every year, Band Together chooses a different nonprofit partner. This year's partners are Communities In Schools of Wake County (CIS Wake) and Communities In Schools of Durham (CIS Durham). Campaign proceeds will benefit the Graduation Coach programs in Wake County and...

2014-01-30 23:21:31

Rose Stout and Max Rodden, Partners with the firm, selected as Business North Carolina's Legal Elite. Raleigh, North Carolina (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 Smith Debnam is proud to announce that Rose Stout and Max Rodden, Partners with the firm, have been selected as Business North Carolina's Legal Elite in the practice area of Family Law. Since 2002, Business North Carolina magazine has honored exceptional lawyers by publishing Business North Carolina's Legal Elite, a listing of...

2013-09-25 23:36:52

A Legacy Center leadership team is creating an extreme makeover for children of Wake County in North Carolina. A team of eight people, in two days, without spending any of their own money, is completely revitalizing the clubhouses of the Boys and Girls Club in Raleigh, NC. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 A team of eight people is leading the charge in creating an extreme makeover of the clubhouses of the Boys and Girls Club of Wake County, 105 N. Raleigh Blvd., Raleigh, NC. The...

2013-08-28 23:04:19

Average July sale price tops $389,302. Wake Forest & Rolesville, NC (PRWEB) August 28, 2013 July new home sales at the desirable master-planned community of Heritage finished on a high note with 24 new sales at an average price of $389,302. This is 32% higher than the Wake County average of $262,151, according to the July 2013 Triangle MLS Report. Of the 18 homes closed the list price to sales price ratio topped 100%. “We’re excited to see these July numbers,” says Andy Ammons,...

2013-02-11 23:00:32

Bruce A. Hamilton elected to the Board of Directors for the North Carolina Association of Self-Insurers Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) February 11, 2013 Teague Campbell Dennis & Gorham, LLP (TCDG) is proud to announce that partner Bruce A. Hamilton has been elected to the Board of Directors for the North Carolina Association of Self-Insurers. Mr. Hamilton graduated from Tulane University with a Bachelor of Science degree, and received his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Virginia School...


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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