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2011-06-16 07:32:00

CHERRY HILL, N.J. and PORTLAND, Maine, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- June 16, 2011, will mark another great moment for TD Bank, as it rebrands all Carolina First and Mercantile Bank locations as TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank®. This will expand TD Bank's network in Florida and launch the bank in the Carolinas. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081031/NEF005LOGO-a ) "We are so excited to welcome Carolina First and Mercantile Bank to the TD Bank family,"...

2010-12-16 06:05:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Chestnuts roasting on an open fire, boughs of holly and sleigh bells ringing: the holiday season is upon us and everyone has favorite aspects of the season they look forward to this time of year. Almost three in five Americans (58%) say the one thing they most look forward to with the holidays is spending time with family and friends. One in ten say it is holiday dinners and parties (9%) and fewer numbers say they most look forward to finding and...

2009-11-10 09:00:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 10, /PRNewswire/ -- From contemporary Country Music's biggest chart toppers, to the classic "Wall of Sound" hits of the 1960s, Legacy Recordings takes the stress out of holiday shopping with its wide range of Christmas-themed compact discs and downloads. All titles are available now. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20060130/LEGACYLOGO ) Following the multi-platinum NOW Christmas series of double CDs and the Country chart-topping NOW That's What I Call Country...

2009-09-30 21:19:54

Columbia Records announced plans Wednesday to release A Cherry Cherry Christmas, a new holiday CD by U.S. pop music icon Neil Diamond. The album will be available in stores and online Oct. 13. The title song, 'Cherry Cherry Christmas,' is filled with references to many of Diamond's greatest hits, the record label said in a news release. Newly written and recorded by Neil Diamond for Christmas 2009, it is destined to become a new Christmas standard. The CD also includes Diamond's renditions of...

2009-09-30 04:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbia Records announces the release of A Cherry Cherry Christmas, the new Neil Diamond holiday collection, available in stores and online Tuesday, October 13. The title song, "Cherry Cherry Christmas," is filled with references to many of Diamond's greatest hits. Newly written and recorded by Neil Diamond for Christmas 2009, it is destined to become a new Christmas standard. Newly included with the re-mastered classics are a transcendent...

2009-08-25 11:38:29

Irving Berlin's White Christmas is scheduled to play a second holiday season at Broadway's Marquis Theatre, representatives for the stage musical said. The production is based on the classic Paramount Pictures film about two showbiz buddies who put on a show in a picturesque Vermont inn, and find their perfect mates in the bargain, a news release said. The musical is to run for 61 performances, starting Nov. 13, 2009 and ending Jan. 3, 2010. Tickets are to go on sale Sept. 12 and will be...

2008-12-22 13:15:00

Increased levels of climate change in parts of the northern hemisphere are expected to continue to rise, effectively reducing the likelihood of a "white Christmas," meteorology experts reported on Monday. Even though heavy snow this year will guarantee a white Christmas in many parts of Asia, Europe and North America, a 1.3-degree Fahrenheit rise in world temperatures since 1900 and projected bigger rises by 2100 suggest an inexorable trend. "The probability of snow on the ground at...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.