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2010-10-12 13:27:00

WILMINGTON, N.C., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Stevens Fine Homes of Wilmington, NC is bucking state and national trends by selling homes and creating jobs in the most challenging housing market in a generation. Stevens Fine Homes has already sold 110 new homes for $17 million so far this year, including 31 for $6.5 million dollars in August and September - its best performance since the boom of 2005, according to company founder and president Craig Stevens. With some 60 new homes under...

2010-08-30 11:15:00

WILMINGTON, N.C., Aug. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Four-Star General Barry McCaffrey, former National Drug Policy Director, CRC Health Group CEO Dr. Barry Karlin, who heads the nation's largest behavioral and addiction services provider, Charles Smith--North Carolina State Veterans Affairs Director, U.S. Cong. Mike McIntyre, and Miss North Carolina--Adrienne Leigh Core, are among VIP's leading a news conference honoring recovering servicemen and women. The event is Wednesday, September...

2010-08-24 12:07:00

INCLUDES BALLOON RELEASE, BUILDING DEDICATION: 2520 Troy Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401 WILMINGTON, N.C., Aug. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Four-Star General Barry McCaffrey, the former U.S. Director of National Drug Control Policy, Dr. Barry Karlin, CEO of CRC Health Group, the nation's largest provider of behavioral health and addiction services, Charles Smith--North Carolina State Veterans Affairs Director, U.S. Congressman Mike McIntyre, together with other elected officials, police...

2010-08-18 06:50:00

PEACHTREE CITY, Ga., Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Huvepharma President Glen Wilkinson announces the appointment of Rafael Cabrera as Director of Technical Services. Previously Mr. Cabrera was Director of Research and Business Development - Latin America for Ralco Nutrition. Mr. Cabrera brings over 20 years of animal nutrition experience, including technical services, research, business development, and feed formulation. He will be involved in the development and technical support of new and...

2010-06-17 10:56:00

WILMINGTON, N.C., June 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- City leaders and planners, law enforcement officers, bar and restaurant proprietors and neighborhood organization heads from across North Carolina will discuss 'best practices' to manage 'hospitality zones' in their cities when they meet in Wilmington on Friday, June 18, for the North Carolina Sociable City Forum: Investing in a Safe and Vibrant Nighttime Economy organized by the Responsible Hospitality Institute (RHI) and sponsored in...

2010-06-15 08:00:00

SYOSSET, N.Y., June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. J. Randall Nichols, of Wilmington, Delaware, has been included in the Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Edition for his outstanding contributions and achievements in the chemicals industry. ABOUT DR. J. RANDALL NICHOLS Dr. Nichols has had over 50 years of experience in the chemical industry. He is currently serving as an analyst at Colonial Metals, Inc., of Elkton, Maryland, where he is responsible for wet chemical analysis, quality control,...

2010-05-07 09:30:00

NAGS HEAD, N.C., May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The North Carolina Aquarium Society today announced that Dominion Resources, the parent company of Dominion North Carolina Power, has donated $500,000 to fund alternative energy demonstrations at Jennette's Pier in Nags Head: http://www.ncaquariums.com/aquarium-piers/jennettes-pier The ocean pier is under construction and is expected to begin operating in the spring 2011. It is owned and will be operated by the North Carolina Aquariums and will...

2010-03-19 08:30:00

WILMINGTON, Del., March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The Brandywine Festival of the Arts, a beloved tradition on the banks of the Brandywine River in downtown Wilmington, will return on September 11 and 12 this year. The list of exhibiting artists from throughout the US is now being developed for the 50th anniversary of this event. "We are hearing from artists up and down the east coast who are excited to once again participate," says the Festival's new executive producer Barry Schlecker. "One...

2009-11-03 05:30:00

WILMINGTON, Mass., Nov. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DUSA Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: DUSA) announces that its corporate highlights and third quarter financial results press release will be issued on Friday, November 6 at 6:30 a.m. to be followed by a conference call at 8:30 a.m. Friday, November 6 - 8:30 a.m. E.T. If calling from the US or Canada use the following toll-free number: 800.647.4314...

2009-10-14 10:49:00

WILMINGTON, N.C., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Weather Service office in Wilmington, N.C., is hosting a regional climate conference with top scientists discussing some of the latest research developments related to climate change and its impacts to the Carolinas and Virginia - including the current El Nino and what it could bring this winter. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20041022/DCF003LOGO) Learn how meteorologists are using this new data,...


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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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