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2011-04-13 09:00:00

WILLIAMSBURG, Va., April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation will present the Churchill Bell on April 30 to three outstanding American citizens: journalist Jim Lehrer, former Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor and historian Gordon Wood.

2011-04-01 15:34:00

HAMPTON, Va., April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The smallpox epidemic of 1721 held fear and promise for Boston's physicians and theologians.

2011-03-25 11:56:00

WASHINGTON, March 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- At the invitation of The Bamiyan Project, 25 scholars, activists and media personages from Iraq, Afghanistan, Syria and Bosnia will meet in the inspiring setting of Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia and Washington, D.C.

2011-03-04 15:15:00

Annual Competition Sponsored by the Peninsula Housing and Builders Association Focuses on New Home Design, Marketing and Sales in Tidewater Virginia WILLIAMSBURG, Va.

2011-02-17 14:40:00

ORLANDO, Fla., Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Supporting and honoring the men and women of the U.S. armed services has always been a priority for Anheuser-Busch.

2011-02-09 11:21:00

ORLANDO, Fla., Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment today named Senior Marketing Officers for its SeaWorld and Busch Gardens theme parks.

2010-10-28 09:00:00

ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Animal lovers, theme park fans and bloggers can now explore and interact with SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment including SeaWorld and Busch Gardens - in one convenient blog.

2010-08-18 12:47:00

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. and DENVER, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Betty White, Emmy award-winning TV star and Morris Animal Foundation trustee, will celebrate animal health in Williamsburg, Va., on Saturday, October 16. White will make a personal appearance at Binn's of Williamsburg from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

2010-08-18 10:53:00

Military publication recognizes the Mason School of Business for its outreach to active-duty military and veterans. WILLIAMSBURG, Va., Aug. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Mason School of Business at the College of William and Mary has been named to G.I.


Word of the Day
fleuron
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]