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2011-01-13 12:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cymer, Inc. (Nasdaq: CYMI), the world's leading supplier of light sources used by chipmakers to create advanced semiconductor chips, today announced its sponsorship of the Cymer Computer Clubhouse, located at the Mission Valley YMCA.

2010-09-14 08:49:00

Award program recognizes initiatives designed to improve the lives of vulnerable children and families CHICAGO, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- YMCA of the USA (Y-USA) has awarded five Ys with the 2010 YMCA-Annie E.

2010-07-12 08:30:00

Americans' growing concern about the state of their communities validates need to reach more people, according to new data WASHINGTON, July 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the first time in 43 years, the YMCA has unveiled a new brand strategy to increase understanding of the impact the nonprofit makes in communities.

2010-07-01 08:00:00

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Debuts New PSAs About Safety Steps around Pools and Spas WASHINGTON, July 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the U.S.

2010-04-26 08:03:00

LEESBURG, Va., April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Omnilert®, LLC, maker of RainedOut, the first text message service for sports leagues and groups, today announced that YMCA organizations across America are using RainedOut to inform members and staff of closings, cancellations and other urgent announcements. YMCA's that use the RainedOut group text messaging service include: Border View YMCA, Chester Family YMCA, CUYMCA, Greenwood Family YMCA, Henderon County Family YMCA, Peninsula Family YMCA,...

2010-04-13 07:15:00

Experts Recommend Children Get 60 Minutes of Physical Activity Each Day CHICAGO, April 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Before MP3 players and video games ruled playtime, children enjoyed simple activities like jump rope, hopscotch and tag.

2010-02-10 08:36:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Fast food. Online gaming. Unlimited channels. High fructose corn syrup. There are countless scapegoats for the unprecedented childhood obesity epidemic affecting the country.

2009-10-21 09:25:00

IBM KidSmart Program provides Young Explorer(TM) computers to YMCAs to support education for Hispanic/Latino communities CHICAGO, Oct.

2009-10-07 07:45:00

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time, the Network for a Healthy California - Los Angeles Region and the YMCA of Los Angeles have joined forces to fight the growing epidemic of childhood obesity in our community.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.