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2014-07-15 08:23:16

Program seeking nominations for environmental volunteers; $15,000 to be donated to nonprofits in Metro Atlanta ATLANTA, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Channel 2 WSB-TV and The Trust for Public Land today launched Atlanta's 2014 Cox Conserves Heroes program. Nominations are being accepted for volunteers who are creating, preserving or enhancing outdoor spaces through August 19 at http://www.wsbtv.com/coxconservesheroes. A total of $15,000 will be donated to local environmental nonprofits on...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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