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Vegan Gluten Free Dairy Free Egg Free Cake Premix
Vegan Gluten Free Dairy Free Egg Free Cake Premix
10/17/2014 9:18:42 AM
Celebrate Christmas Day With Gluten Free, Dairy Free And Egg Free Vegan Cakes – New Secret Breakthrough Recipe Now celebrating Christmas Day with yummy cakes is not a dream for a family member who suffer multiple food allergies, since my Sweets Paradise – vegan, gluten free cake premix is now available online at www.facebook.com/mySweetsParadise Founder of …
Kids Games Device, Osmo, Secures $12M in Series A Funding Led by Accel Partners
10/16/2014 1:17:20 PM
PALO ALTO, Calif. – (October 16, 2014)— Today, Osmo , the hardware games device for kids that connects to any iPad, announced it has closed $12 million in Series A Round funding led by investor Accel Partners . Other investors participating in the funding round include Upfront Ventures and K9 Ventures . As part of the investment, Accel Partners’ Rich Wong will join …
When Pumpkins Fly at Pocono Raceway
When Pumpkins Fly at Pocono Raceway
10/15/2014 6:24:43 PM
The Last Fling Pumpkin Sling has landed at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, PA October 18-19, 2014. Giulia Iannitelli, organizer of the event, comments, “Nearly 30 teams will be competing in the kids and adults divisions with their trebuchets and catapults launching pumpkins over a thousand feet.” Made famous by the Punkin’ Chunkin’ event seen on the History Channel each fall, …
Homeschool.com Top Homeschooling Curriculum, Product and Website Awards for 2014
10/15/2014 5:06:57 PM
Homeschool.com has just released their Top Homeschooling Curriculum, Product and Website Awards for 2014 . All the companies that have received awards were chosen by, and voted on, by Homeschool.com readers. The 2014 awards cover the subjects of art, music, reading, math, history, foreign cultures, science, writing, computer programming, physical fitness and …
Scribendi.com’s Essay Writing Course Launched on Udemy
Scribendi.com’s Essay Writing Course Launched on Udemy
10/15/2014 4:54:51 PM
Scribendi.com, the ISO-certified editing and  proofreading  company, has launched its first online training course on Udemy,  How to Write an Essay in 5 Easy Steps . It is now available at  Udemy , the world’s largest online learning platform. “We are thrilled to release our  How to Write an Essay in 5 Easy Steps  online course to the public,” said Karen Ashford, marketing …
Dickinson Insurance Agency Initiates New Charity Campaign in Collaboration With the Arkansas Food Bank in Little Rock to Provide for Locals in Need
10/15/2014 11:21:23 AM
Little Rock, AR – With a new charity campaign in the Little Rock area, Dickinson Insurance Agency has teamed up with the Arkansas Food Bank, and announced a new food drive to raise items in support of individuals and families who are facing hunger. According to the USDA, Arkansas is ranked no. 2 in the number of people challenged by food insecurity. Food donations can now be …
Old Savannah Insurance Agency ‘s Community Program Introduces a New Charity Campaign in Savannah, GA to Help Support a Running Program and Event Created to Inspire Young Girls to be Healthy and Confident
10/14/2014 5:20:33 PM
Savannah, GA – Old Savannah Insurance Agency debuts the new charity campaign in its recognized Community Program in Savannah, GA, and announces that will direct its efforts to raise funds for Girls on the Run’s ‘Happiest Run Around Town’ 5K event, next December 13. The proceeds of the campaign will be used to purchase supplies for the girls who participate in the program, …
If We Are Serious About Obesity, School Canteens Are A Good Place To Start
If We Are Serious About Obesity, School Canteens Are A Good Place To Start
10/14/2014 11:18:59 AM
Mel’s Tasty Bites takes on Fast Food Canteen Operators. Carmel Raineri, Owner of Mel’s Tasty Bites, said School Canteens could be the key to reversing the tide of child obesity. “In NSW it is mandatory for schools to provide food and drinks consistent with the Australian canteen guide to healthy eating, yet this does not seem to be in place with most schools, especially …
Turner Rebrands Boomerang Globally
10/14/2014 11:05:21 AM
Turner Broadcasting announced today that its second flagship kids brand, Boomerang, is being re-launched as a global all-animation, youth-targeted network, repositioned with a line-up of timeless and contemporary cartoons programmed for family co-viewing. The announcement was jointly made by Gerhard Zeiler, president, Turner Broadcasting System International Inc., and …
American Heart Association and Cigna Provide CPR Training for Baltimore County High Schools
10/14/2014 10:02:03 AM
In light of a new state law requiring all Baltimore County students to learn cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) before graduation, Cigna (NYSE: CI) has donated CPR in Schools Training Kits  developed by the American Heart Association for the students at three schools in the Baltimore County Public School District: Randallstown High School, Overlea High School and …
Mattus & DiGiacomo Agency Inaugurates Charity Campaign in the Philadelphia Area and Debuts by Providing Funds to Philabundance to Feed Hungry People
10/13/2014 12:30:59 PM
Philadelphia, PA – Mattus & DiGiacomo Agency in Philadelphia, PA announced the debut of its charity program designed to benefit the local community. The agency will work closely with nonprofit organizations in the area, to nominate a new beneficiary every 30-90 days. The idea is to create a campaign to help the elected individual, family or programs with immediate …
Westchester Insurance Inaugurates Charity Program in the Grand Prairie, TX Area, and Debuts With Campaign Providing Emergency Assistance to Residents in Need
Westchester Insurance Inaugurates Charity Program in the Grand Prairie, TX Area, and Debuts With Campaign Providing Emergency Assistance to Residents in Need
10/13/2014 11:59:31 AM
Grand Prairie, TX – Westchester Insurance in Grand Prairie, TX announced the debut of its charity program designed to benefit the local community. The agency will work closely with nonprofit organizations in the area, to nominate a new beneficiary every 30-90 days. The idea is to create a campaign to help the elected individual, family or programs with immediate support by …
Pumpkin Sling Lands in the Pocono Mountains at Pocono Raceway
Pumpkin Sling Lands in the Pocono Mountains at Pocono Raceway
10/13/2014 5:57:46 AM
  LONG POND, PA (October 18, 2014) - One could say the idea of the Last Fling Pumpkin Sling began in the Poconos when organizer Giulia Iannitelli was attending the Shawnee Balloon Festival with her hot air balloon team and they had a discussion about of Punkin Chunkin. Seven years later the idea that was planted in the Poconos became a reality and was hosted in New Jersey …
Brisbane Dog Training Specialists Teach Aggressive and Fearful Dogs How to Socialise
10/13/2014 1:05:39 AM
QUEENSLAND, Australia October 2014 – Like humans, animals can experience apprehension around a situation, person or object, whether or not the fear is legitimate or only perceived. The general response to a threat or danger – considered essential for adaptation and survival – is to avoid, freeze, fight or take flight. But it’s usually the context that determines whether the …
BASF raises $340,000 for Children’s Specialized Hospital at third annual golf tournament
BASF raises $340,000 for Children’s Specialized Hospital at third annual golf tournament
10/10/2014 1:28:41 PM
Nearly 100 community and business leaders teed off at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, NJ, on Sept. 29 to raise funds for Children’s Specialized Hospital Foundation. This year’s tournament raised more than $340,000 for the nonprofit hospital, making the combined total contribution more than $700,000 since the tournament was founded in 2012. The hospital serves …
Pam Grier Voted U.G.L.Y. Bullying Bystander Role Model for 2014 Honor given during Nat’l Bullying Bystanders Unite Week-Oct. 12th - 18th By Jenn Junod
10/10/2014 12:58:08 PM
CHICAGO, IL – Award-winning actress, Pam Grier known as “Foxy” from the 1974 hit film Foxy Brown and her career comeback role as the title character in Quentin Tarantino’s 1997’s Jackie Brown , has been named 2014 Bullying Bystander Role Model by international bullying prevention nonprofit, Hey U.G.L.Y.- Unique Gifted Lovable You. This is the first annual honor to be …
Ericsson and the UK government partner to improve girls’ education in Myanmar
Ericsson and the UK government partner to improve girls’ education in Myanmar
10/10/2014 8:32:22 AM
This strategic partnership between Ericsson and the UK Department for International Development has been created through the Girls’ Education Challenge, and will support marginalized girls’ education in Myanmar Leveraging the global education initiative Connect To Learn, it aims to connect schools with mobile broadband, delivering educational content and teacher training …
Tesco Youth Academy launches in Slovakia
Tesco Youth Academy launches in Slovakia
10/10/2014 8:18:46 AM
Yesterday saw the launch of the Tesco Youth Academy in Slovakia, part of our commitment to help young people gain the skills and experience they need to start successful careers.  The Youth Academy website, which is intended for young people aged between 14-18 as well as their teachers, is free to use and is designed to teach key transferrable skills that will be valuable in …
What To Pack In The Dreaded School Lunch And Why Your Kids Need To Have Their Say
What To Pack In The Dreaded School Lunch And Why Your Kids Need To Have Their Say
10/10/2014 7:21:45 AM
ELLENBROOK, Perth, Western Australia (October 10, 2014) – Mother of two, and founder of Flip Lid Lunchboxes , Samantha Judd said children themselves are the key to packing a good lunch. “It’s time we handed some of the responsibility for lunchboxes to our children”, said Ms Judd. “That may sound like a recipe for disaster, but it is actually the ideal way of ensuring …
Anything Goes as Cartoon Network Launches New Micro-network
10/9/2014 4:38:41 PM
Today, Cartoon Network becomes the first television brand to debut a micro-network specifically designed for the small screen.  Cartoon Network Anything contains content exclusively created for portable mobile platforms, rapidly delivering entertainment in a totally new and fun way. The app is free and available for download now on the App Store and Google Play . …