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2010-01-20 08:21:00

WINDSOR, Canada and MIAMI, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- CanAm Insurance, Canada's premier wholesaler for travel insurance products, announced today the addition of StandbyMD to its PrimeLink Plus emergency travel medical insurance plan. The StandbyMD( )program, a product of Healthcare Concierge Services, Inc., offers business and leisure travelers access to personalized health care services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. "We are very pleased that CanAm has chosen our innovative program to be...

2009-11-24 09:12:00

WINDSOR, Conn., Nov. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- As more and more consumers strive to maintain a truly healthy lifestyle, TEEKANNE Herbal Wellness Teas and tennis legend Steffi Graf have teamed up to launch "Win a Wellness Weekend" (www.favoritetea.com), an exciting sweepstakes whereby three lucky winners and their guests will experience a rejuvenating wellness weekend in Las Vegas, Nev., with Steffi Graf. A long time ambassador for TEEKANNE, Graf currently resides in Las Vegas with her husband,...

2009-11-01 18:10:00

Employees support deal that delivers new products to Canadian plants ------------------------------------------------------------------------- - Competitive improvements to the national collective agreement with the CAW have been ratified by Ford employees. The contract modifications extend the agreement by one year to Sept. 17, 2012 - The agreement, which covers 7,000 employees in Canada, includes plans to produce a product based on a new global...

2009-07-29 07:00:00

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- DataCore Software, the leading provider of storage virtualization, business continuity and disaster recovery software solutions, today announced that the City of Atascadero in California and the Town of South Windsor in Connecticut have become two of the latest cities to embrace the benefits delivered by DataCore's storage virtualization solutions. The City of Atascadero investigated other vendors and, according to Systems Administrator Ken...

2009-06-03 14:42:00

WINDSOR, England, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Double Olympic Gold medal swimmer, Rebecca Adlington launches the British Gas Pools 4 Schools(TM) initiative today giving thousands of British children the chance to learn to swim in temporary pools across the country. With 1 in 5 children unable to swim a length by the time they leave Primary School, the new partnership will help teach children a vital life skill as well as improving fitness. Pools 4 Schools(TM) is the brainchild of Total Swimming's...

2009-06-03 14:21:00

WINDSOR, England, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- British Gas, the biggest supplier of electricity to homes in Britain, which serves around one in every four homes, has today cut an average 10 per cent off its standard electricity prices. The price cut for 4.5 million customers takes effect immediately, and makes British Gas, on average, the cheapest electricity supplier in Britain. British Gas's electricity rates are now as much as 111 pounds Sterling lower than the local supplier. British Gas's...

2009-06-03 14:16:00

WINDSOR, England, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Centrica plc, through its British Gas Business division, today announced that it has acquired Energy and Building Management Solutions Limited for a cash consideration of up to 3.2 million pounds Sterling. The business combines energy management and consulting services with the capability to design, install, maintain and repair building control systems. This acquisition strengthens British Gas Business's position in the UK's expanding business energy...

2009-06-03 14:05:00

WINDSOR, England, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Centrica plc, the parent company of British Gas, today announced it has reached an agreement with Canadian Superior Energy Inc. (TSX: SNG) under which Centrica could acquire a 45 per cent interest in gas development Block 5(c), located off the south east coast of Trinidad, for US$142.5 million (pounds Sterling 87 million) in cash. The agreement is subject to pre-emption rights from the existing field partners and subject to approvals from the Trinidad...

2009-06-03 13:51:00

WINDSOR, England, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Every household in Britain could reduce its energy use, cut carbon emissions and save money as a result of smart meters, says Britain's largest energy supplier. The company today welcomed the planned roll-out of the technology, which will herald the biggest revolution in energy use since British Gas converted all the nation's homes to natural gas in the 1970s. Replacing the UK's 47 million gas and electricity meters with new smart meters will lead to...

2009-05-14 12:46:00

Environmental Justice and National Environmental Policy Act Violated Injunction Sought Against Unnecessary New Detroit International Bridge Crossing WARREN, Mich., May 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Latin Americans for Social and Economic Development (LA SED), Citizens with Challenges, the Detroit Association of Black Organizations (DABO), MANA de Metro Detroit, the Mexican Patriotic Committee of Detroit, Detroiters for Progress and the Detroit International Bridge Company (DIBC), owners of...


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kenspeckle
  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
This word may come from the Swedish 'kanspak,' quick at recognizing persons or things, or else from confusion with 'conspicuous.'