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2008-09-18 18:00:30

To: ENVIRONMENTAL EDITORS Contact: Arthur Wasserspring, +1-631-289-5500, for Windswept Environmental Group, Inc. HOLTSVILLE, N.Y., Sept. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Windswept Environmental Group, Inc. (Pink Sheets: WEGI.PK- News) today announced that its Trade Winds subsidiary has sent a second mobilization team, including vehicles and employees, this week to support its operations for work being done from Hurricanes Gustav and Ike. Michael O'Reilly, Chairman and CEO of Windswept,...

2008-08-29 18:00:23

HOLTSVILLE, N.Y., Aug. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Windswept Environmental Group, Inc. (Pink Sheets: WEGI.PK) today announced that its Trade Winds subsidiary is presently preparing approximately twenty (20) vehicles with generators and at least three (3) 45 foot semi-tractors trailers to leave its Holtsville location this weekend to support our Louisiana operations. This mobilization will depend on the strengthening and direction of the storm, but we have already contacted our large...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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