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2011-08-06 12:00:00

--Denver Mayor Michael Hancock Among 1000 Walkers at MADD's Annual Fundraiser to Make our Roadways Safer-- DENVER, Aug. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 1000 walkers supported Mothers Against Drunk Driving® (MADD) at the 6th annual Denver Walk Like MADD® event on Saturday, August 6th and raised $90,000 to help eliminate drunk driving and support victims/survivors in Colorado (www.walklikemadd.org/denver2011). "The pain does not go away with...

2011-07-18 10:45:00

ARLINGTON, Va., July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consistent with its proud history of advocating highway safety initiatives, American Trucking Associations today announced its support of Mothers Against Drunk Driving's Campaign to Eliminate Drunk Driving®. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100129/ATALOGO ) "ATA and MADD share a common goal of reducing injuries and fatalities on our nation's highways - the trucking industry's workplace," ATA President...

2011-05-24 16:37:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mothers Against Drunk Driving® (MADD) of Tennessee will host its signature Walk Like MADD® non-competitive 5K fundraising walk in Nashville on June 4th, 2011. The walk begins at 9:15am at Bicentennial Mall State Park and will raise funds and rally support for MADD's Campaign to Eliminate Drunk Driving®. This year MADD Tennessee is thrilled to welcome Direct Auto Insurance as our...

2011-03-05 09:00:00

MADD Colorado celebrates the efforts of volunteers, sponsors, donors and community supporters DENVER, March 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Colorado held their annual MADDvocate Appreciation event honoring the efforts of their dedicated volunteers, sponsors, donors and community supporters. The 2011 MADDvocate Appreciation event took place at The Inverness Hotel & Conference Center in Englewood, Colo. The morning included brunch and an...

2010-11-24 05:00:00

DENVER, Nov. 24, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the 2010 holiday crackdown on drunk driving begins, Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Colorado and the law firm of Bachus & Schanker are voicing their support for local law enforcement with a message of deterrence for drivers across Colorado. MADD Colorado urges individuals to Give the Gift of a Designated Driver to their friends and family this holiday season. During this time of year when drunk driving crashes are dangerously...

Word of the Day
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  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.