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2014-10-30 23:14:57

3 Halloween Safety Tips in the Palm of Your Hand Los Angeles, Ca. (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 Jill Campbell, CEO and Founder of Safety Alert Apps, Inc., the White House award-winning Smartphone Safety App technology development company, announced 3 simple tips for all age groups that are available on their White House Award Winning Safety Alert Apps smartphone product, OnWatchOnCampus®. In making the announcement, Campbell said, “Of course the experience of “trick or treating” is...

2014-10-29 23:10:38

Private Jet Services (PJS) has hired Sue Hazard, former Director of White House Travel and Special Assistant to President Clinton, as Managing Director, Government Services at PJS. Hazard will focus on growing the company’s presence in the Washington DC area, specifically in government and political services. Seabrook, NH, (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Private Jet Services (PJS), a worldwide private aviation consulting firm, announces a new addition to its management team. Sue Hazard, former...

2014-10-27 16:23:37

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard, issued the following statement today upon release by the White House of the Advanced Manufacturing Partnership (AMP) report. Gerard was appointed by President Obama to a steering committee known as "AMP 2.0" launched to revitalize American manufacturing and create jobs. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080131/DC12982LOGO "The AMP Steering Committee 2.0 report...

2014-10-26 16:20:53

FIRST DEMOCRATS, NOW REPUBLICANS ABUSED IT; IN 2012 DEMS HAD 1.7 MILLION MAJORITY BUT R'S GOT +33 IN HOUSE; AUTHORS CALL FOR NONPARTISAN DECISIONS ON FAIR DISTRICTS WASHINGTON, Oct. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The politicized redistricting process known as "gerrymandering" is"a plague on both our parties," is "a byproduct of a failed democracy," and must be reined in before partisan state legislatures fully disenfranchise voters, former Clinton and Bush White House Spokesman...

2014-10-22 12:30:57

-Award to be given at White House Ceremony on November 20- MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Fogarty Institute for Innovation, a 501(c)(3) educational non-profit announced that Dr. Thomas Fogarty, the nationally renowned inventor of the balloon catheter, has been awarded the Presidential National Medal of Technology and Innovation, the country's highest honor for achievement and leadership in advancing the fields of science and technology. Dr. Fogarty will...

2014-10-20 12:35:26

Are you unhappy with the current administration? Or are you simply interested in staying informed with current White House events. The new White House Poop app can help. CANONSBURG, Pa., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Global App Company today announced the release of White House Poop for iPhone users. "Users find the app to be very entertaining and educational at the same time. Everyone has wondered what it would be like to fly like a bird. Put the app in fly mode and...

2014-10-17 16:23:09

URGE VOTE NOV 4 TO COUNTER RIGHT-WING TAKEOVER OF THE SENATE AND MASSIVE PROGRESSIVE LOSES IN THE HOUSE WASHINGTON, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National Democratic Strategist and former White House spokesman Bob Weiner, along with Joseph Abay, Robert Weiner Associates' Senior Policy Analyst and Author, have published an op-ed in this week's Michigan Chronicle, "VOTE NOV. 4: Defeat Suppression of Minorities, Youth, Workers," a message to voters to show up at the polls...

2014-10-11 23:02:50

Spencer E. Geissinger joins Showcall, will direct global business development efforts and lead Showcall’s recently launched Dallas Office Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 11, 2014 Leading event management firm, Showcall, Inc. announced today that international event executive and former White House and US State Department official Spencer E. Geissinger has joined the company as a Director for Global Business Development. Most recently in government, Mr. Geissinger served as Deputy...

2014-10-10 08:20:30

Column in San Diego Union-Tribune today by Weiner and Sherman WASHINGTON and SAN DIEGO, Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Drones reduce the number of American soldiers that need to be sent into combat zones, save the lives of American troops, reduce unwarranted civilian casualties because of greater accuracy than traditional warfare, and should therefore be advocated by liberals and conservatives alike, former Clinton White House spokesman and communications director for the...

2014-10-09 08:28:16

ATLANTA, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Marion Bunch of the Rotary Club of Dunwoody was honored by Rotary on Oct. 7 as one of Rotary's 'Women of Action' for her exemplary dedication to improving the lives of others. Bunch was one of 10 Rotary 'Women of Action' who were recognized for donating their time, talents and expertise to help thousands of people in need. The White House invited the humanitarian service organization to visit, as part of the annual Rotary Day in Washington D.C....


Word of the Day
barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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