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Page 56 of General Editorial News issued by the Send2Press® Newswire service.



InnocentEnglish.com Releases Top Ten Bushisms of 2006

DENVER, Colo. – Dec. 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — InnocentEnglish.com, a humor website which collects funny English mistakes from around the world, announces the release of ‘The Top Ten Bushisms of 2006’ as well as the release of a new seamless compilation of Bush misstatements, ‘Where Wings Take Dream: An Inspirational Speech to the Nation.’

Native Voices Foundation Celebrates Olympic Progress on 10th Anniversary

SEDONA, Ariz. – Dec. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — On the 10th Anniversary of Native Voices Foundation, the board held an election and celebrated some phenomenal progress for Indian youth. As newly elected Co-Chairman, Gary Lake (Shasta Vice Chair) said, ‘A single tribe cannot get their youth to the Olympics, but together we can.’ ‘Thanks to key leaders of Indian Country uniting behind the Indian Olympic Bid, these dreams for their youth are within their grasp,’ according to re-elected Co-Chair, Suzy Chaffee, an Olympic skier.

Does the News Media Patronize the Black Community? asks United Voices for a Common Cause

LOS ANGELES, Calif., Nov. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Recognizing the need for another effective medium, H. Lewis Smith, author of ‘Bury that Sucka’ (ISBN: 1413792693), is the founder of a new non-profit organization, United Voices for a Common Cause, Inc. The organization pledges and holds true to not use the n-word as they strive toward cultural integrity and mutual respect for all Americans and to offer uncompromising resistance to social forces and structures which deny or limit their ability to do so.

Longest Handcuffed Swim: Filmmaker Breaks World Record – Online Casino Sponsors Event to Help Raise Money for Charity

KOH KTEAH, Cambodia – Nov. 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — GoldenPalace.com, the Internet casino famous for their unusual and often outrageous advertising campaigns, has done it again by sponsoring Canadian director Matt Frame’s record-breaking feat for the world’s longest handcuffed swim.

SmartKnit Kids Socks – Seamless Socks for Children with Sensory Processing Disorders

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Nov. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — In some homes, a kid’s sock is just that: a sock, say the folks at Diabetic Sock Store. But in Melissa Bruner’s home, socks are the inciter of one colossal tantrum. Daily, the crying and screaming commences when Melissa simply asks her 6-year-old son Conner to put on his socks.

Home for the Holidays – It May Not Be as Joyful for Your Older Relatives

SUNRISE, Fla. – Nov. 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The holiday season is quickly approaching. For some, plans are in motion to visit elderly family members. But if it has been a while since you last visited, you might be shocked at how much they have aged, concerned about their continued safety and well-being and motivated to do something about it, say the folks at Interim HealthCare.

Jamaica Cottage Shop, Inc. to Offer Free Set of Shed Plans

JAMAICA, Vt. Nov. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — For a limited time Jamaica Cottage Shop, Inc. is offering a free set of step by step plans for an 8×10 post and beam shed to anyone who signs up for the Funky Chicken Newsletter. The offer can be found on the website and the wooden cottage plans are made available for immediate download after the subscription is confirmed.

Blacks for Economic Security Today – Black Group TV Ads Blast Cardin and Ford as Bad for Black Voters

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Nov. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Blacks for Economic Security Today (BEST) have released two television advertisements designed by black voters to reach black people. The two ads blast Maryland Senate Candidate Ben Cardin and Tennessee Senate Candidate Harold Ford as bad news for black voters. The ad calls out Cardin for his dismal voting record for blacks as well as his taking for granted the black vote in Maryland.

Predicting Christmas Ornament Collecting and Buying Trends for 2006 and 2007

MIDLAND, Mich. – Oct. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — For Christmas ornament collectors who want to know the ornaments that will be among the most sought after this fall, the author of ‘The Experts Guide To Collecting Ornaments’ has some advice. ‘The ornament collecting hobby has changed a good bit since the 1990s,’ said author Harold Nicoll.

Vermont Ski Hall of Fame Inducts Billy Kidd and Warren Witherell

STOWE, Vt. – Oct. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — A blanket of snow turned Vermont’s Green Mountains white as Billy Kidd, the first American male to win an Olympic (silver) Medal in Alpine Ski Racing, was inducted into the Vermont Ski Hall of Fame at the Snowflake Lodge in his hometown of Stowe on Sunday. ‘Though not fully proven, it took the fearlessness of his Abenaki Indian and Pirate (Captain William Kidd) blood to break the glass ceiling,’ said fellow Olympian Suzy Chaffee, co-chair of Native Voices Foundation.

Say ‘Boo’ to Diabetes with Halloween Adventure’s Expanded Fundraising Efforts to Support JDRF

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – Oct. 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — HALLOWEEN ADVENTURE Costume Superstores has expanded its fundraising efforts for 2006 in support of Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) with a chain-wide rollout of JDRF Sneaker Sales in 100 costume stores, and the launch of online fundraising efforts via the company’s 2 e-commerce websites.

Beauty Expert Gives Lecture for Learning Annex

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Sept. 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Gloria Martel, author and speaker, as well as a licensed cosmetician and esthetician and the creator of the innovative ‘Gloria Martel Beauty System,’ is lecturing at The Learning Annex Health, Beauty and Wellness Day, September 30th.

Pomega5 Joins Mt. Tam Peak Hike Sponsors in Support of the Breast Cancer Fund

SAN ANSELMO, Calif. – Sept. 25 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — On Saturday September 30th, Pomega, LLC will support the Breast Cancer Fund by participating in the annual Peak Hike fundraiser, handing out samples of Pomega5(TM) Healing Cream to participants, offering hand massages, and donating products to the Safe Cosmetics Spa Pavilion.

Baby Boomers Find HearPods Are Just What the Doctor Ordered

HONOLULU, Hawaii – Sept. 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Ask any baby boomer why they have not gotten help with hearing aids and they will usually say ‘price.’ HearPod, Inc. is lessening these financial fears. By providing quality, 100% digital aids at a fraction of the cost.

How-To Site Offers Single Moms Free Advice

CHICAGO, Ill. – Sept. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — singlemamahood.com, a new blog and toolkit, launches with a Free Advice service for single mothers — moms who are unmarried, divorced, widowed or separated. The singlemamahood(TM) mission is ‘reducing drama for the single mama.’

Federal Employees Demand More After 9/11 says Performance Management and Logistics Associates

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Sept. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — After the September 11th terrorist attacks on America, the economy slowed down for both private businesses and public organizations. People were losing jobs and forced to change their priorities and lifestyles. However, America regained its composure, reestablished itself as a global power, and went back to normalcy. Yet the aftermath of such tragedies have produced a spiritual void in America’s workplace. Essentially, 9/11 exposed this emerging trend of workers seeking meaning and purpose in the workplace. Likewise, today’s federal employees are also demanding this necessity.

God Offers Clemency to the Nations: A Relevant Message for Those Asking, ‘Are We On a Countdown to the End of the World?’

PORT HURON, Mich. – Sept. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Dr. Eric vonAnderseck, ThD, DD, of Second 8th Week Ministries, Inc., presents a stunning Flash production announcing ‘God Offers Clemency to the Nations.’ Dr. vonAnderseck offers a unique and compassionate approach in malevolent times with an inclusive message of hope to all communities and cultures.

Researchers at Pharmaskincare Discover an Alternative to Needles

SUN VALLEY, Calif. – Sept. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Don’t like needles to combat the signs of aging? You’re not alone. And here’s the best part: there’s no need to undergo costly and often painful treatments to restore the look of youthful skin. According to Pharmaskincare(R), modern research has led to some remarkable breakthroughs and extraordinary formulations that not only take the place of needles and knives, but often surpass them in long-term results.

Controversial New Novel Challenges Traditional Christian Genre

ATLANTA, Ga. – Aug. 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Today, Blessed and Highly Favored Publications announced the re-release of the novel, ‘Blessed and Highly Favored’ (ISBN: 0615131433). The book, available for purchase September 9, 2006, promises to challenge and contradict traditional, Christian-based literature.

Top Easy Ways to Reduce ‘Back-to-School’ Pressures for Parents

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Aug. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Are you prepared for this school year? asks Performance Management & Logistics Associates. Well, if you are a parent, you had better think about how you are going to manage your family time this year. Daryl & Estraletta Green, nationally syndicated columnists and parents of three active children, offer advice for overcoming the stresses of ‘Back-to-School’ pressures.

Real-Life Mom Launches Web-Based Center for First-Time Moms

HUTCHINSON ISLAND, Fla. – Aug. 25 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — New moms need all the help that they can get and at a new Web site: www.aNewMom.com, interested moms and their families will have access to multiple resources in one location.

Winners Announced for ‘Over 65, Into Over-Drive’ Contest

KIRKLAND, WA – Aug. 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Today a first-place and four second-place winners were announced for the ‘Over 65, Into Over-Drive’ contest, sponsored by LTC Financial Partners LLC, the nation’s most experienced long term care insurance brokerage. ‘Everybody had fun and the top entries certainly met our objective, to undermine the stereotype that over 65 means over the hill,’ says Jonas Roeser, Director of Marketing.

New Research Shows Pomegranate Seed Oil’s Benefits as a Skin Treatment

SAN ANSELMO, CA – Aug. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The benefits of pomegranate juice have been getting a lot of press in recent years, and the extract of this juice has been finding its way into many new skin care products. Less well known, but perhaps even more significant, are the benefits of pomegranate seed oil, a key ingredient in Pomega5(TM) skin treatment products recently launched by Pomega, LLC.

The Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, August 29 – Tips for Survivors and Their Loved Ones

MENLO PARK, CA – Aug. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — While Hurricane Katrina may have long since blown over, the need for emotional healing continues for those who survived this country’s largest natural disaster. With thousands of people forced to relocate into new environments within unfamiliar communities, and others returning to their homes only to find their friends and social structures long gone, many survivors continue to feel isolated, depressed, and alone in their struggle to rebuild their lives. August 29 marks the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. Transitions Expert, Dr. Carol McClelland, cautions anyone who was directly involved in Hurricane Katrina – from the survivors, to their friends and relatives, to the rescue workers and the media – to be on the lookout for what psychologists call, ‘The Anniversary Reaction.’

The Police Connection Reports that World Trade Center Movie Release a Month Prior to September 11th Might Heighten Public’s Fear and Anxiety

NEW YORK, NY – July 31 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Oliver Stone is scheduled to release a new movie, ‘World Trade Center’ on August 9 – almost five years after the September 11 attacks; in response, the non-profit organization, The Police Connection, is concerned about increased stress and unrest for first responders and the public.

Patented Steelcore Security Spa Straps Could Save Lives

ANAHEIM, CA – July 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Kids and water can be a dangerous mix, and spas are a common cause of summer drowning events. Safety spa covers are required to have locks to protect children aged 0-5; because they are only for small children, spa cover manufacturers use small plastic buckles that lock with a small plastic key that are sewn to the spa cover. The plastic locking buckles are easily broken and standard webbing straps are easily cut. In contrast, Steelcore’s new, patented security spa straps available at steelcore.net/spa make spas childproof for any age and prevent any unwanted access by children or adults.

Colorado Indian Games Become ‘Feeder to China Olympics’ – Sustainable Pioneers Sponsor Bid and Teams

DENVER, CO – July 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Colorado’s North American Indigenous Games (NAIG) ended with a strong magical feeling of being ‘a feeder to the 2008 China Olympics.’ That was the hope of Joe Garcia, President of the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI and San Juan Pueblo Governor/runner), whose Team New Mexico brought home the (ultimate) John Fletcher Spirit Award, said Olympic Skier Suzy Chaffee, co-chair of Native Voices Foundation (NVF).

Former Obese Man Seeking Participation From Corporate and Public Sponsors to Take on the Marathon Des Sables

OZONE PARK, NY – July 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — A once rotund, obese man from Ozone Park, New York is entering the Marathon Des Sables to spark public awareness about obesity. The 2007 Marathon Des Sables is a 145 mile endurance race that is said to be the toughest footrace on earth. The race is held March 23 to April 2, 2007 in the southern Moroccan Sahara desert. Jonathan Stark, 35, is currently training for the Marathon Des Sables and is inviting corporate and public sponsors to participate in the next leg of his personal weight loss adventure.

The DaVinci Code, Black Athena, and Phoenicians

LOS ANGELES, CA – June 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The DaVinci Code taps into people’s deeply-held suspicion of authorities. This echoes the real-life controversy described in ‘Black Athena’: has bias led authorities to conceal the actual origin of Greek society and Western civilization? This widely-debated issue may finally have been resolved by the landmark paper presented to the World History Association on June 24, 2006 by Sanford Holst, the world’s leading expert on the Phoenicians.

Bible Scholars Predict an 85% Probability of a Nuclear Terrorist Attack on the UN Complex in Manhattan on June 9th or 10th

LONDON, England – June 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The date is deduced from the symbolic code of Jesus’ parables and Daniel’s visions and Joseph’s dream interpretations. A bible research group called the Lords’ Witnesses, claim to have found the true symbolic bible code which applies to both the old and new testaments.

O Yikes! Introduces New Line of Diaper Bags – Active Lifestyle Company Introduces Larger Diaper Bag Without Compromising Style

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – May 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — O Yikes!, active lifestyle diaper bag manufacturer, today announces the introduction of their second line of ultra-chic urban diaper bags for active parents on the go. The latest design, O Yikes! Messenger bag, still offers the style and functionality of the original O Yikes! Slingback bag while offering a little more room.

Local Reproductive Clinic Celebrates Gift of Life with a 5-Year Baby Reunion

GLENDALE, CA – May 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Sher Institute for Reproductive Medicine (SIRM) in Los Angeles celebrated the gift of motherhood in a fitting way – by bringing together families that have been assisted in their efforts to conceive children over the past 5 years by SIRM(SM) physicians Brian Acacio, M.D. and Mory Nouriani, M.D. More than 350 people attended the celebration, which took place in Griffith Park on Saturday, May 13th. Activities included a catered lunch, pony rides, face painting and children’s jumping houses.

Chicago-area Businesswoman Wants to Donate 50,000 Millennium-Edition Newspapers to a Non-Profit Group for Use as a Fund Raiser

HIGHLAND PARK, IL – May 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Internet executive Sue Cohn of Highland Park, Illinois has been holding on to a cache of 50,000 new and uncirculated January 1, 2000 newspapers; most of them are the Chicago Tribune with a few thousand New York Times, Financial Times of London and USA Today also included in the lot. Her late husband purchased the newspapers in 2000 with the future intent of selling them online and in stores after they appreciated in value years later. In fact, most of the major city Millennium edition newspapers have already increased in value — and are selling on eBay and other Websites anywhere from $5 to $20 each.

Nation’s First Plant Conservation Day Established for May 18th to Recognize and Celebrate the Importance of the World’s Flora

BROOKLYN, NY – May 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Botanic Gardens Conservation International announced today that botanic gardens and zoos across the U.S. are celebrating the importance of plants to people and the planet on the nation’s first Plant Conservation Day, May 18.

Hello Gorgeous! Look And Feel Fabulous – For A Good Cause

NEW YORK, NY – May 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Noted beauty expert, marketing guru, and author Rachel Weingarten and the National Women’s Health Resource Center (NWHRC) will be partnering on a new initiative to encourage young women to take as much interest in their health and self esteem as they do in their appearance. A kick off cocktail party and book signing event scheduled for May 20, 2006, will be held at cult 14th & U Street corridor’s fashion and lifestyle boutique Muleh. The event takes place during the annual Book Expo America (BEA) conference, which takes place in Washington, D.C.

L.A. County Supervisor Gloria Molina and 19 Other Elite Women to Be Honored at the 2006 Hispanic Business Woman of the Year Awards

SANTA BARBARA, CA – Apr. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Trailblazer Gloria Molina, chair of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, will be honored as the 2006 Hispanic Business Woman of the Year in a special ceremony along with 19 other Elite Women. The special ceremony will take place Thursday, May 4, at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, and some seating is still available. Maria Silva from KVBC News 3 in Las Vegas will preside as this year’s Mistress of Ceremonies.

American Delphi Academy Reports Bird Flu Pandemic Fueled by Earth Changes

SPOKANE, WA – Apr. 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — American Delphi Academy reports we are observing the creation of a super strain of the H5N1 avian influenza virus, so-called ‘bird flu,’ that has the potential to kill millions of animals and humans, as earth changes. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HandHS), and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), a recipe for disaster is in the genetic-mixing stage for manifestation worldwide.

The Katie Elise Lambert Foundation will be in Booth 305 at the Genuardi’s Baby & Toddler Expo in Fort Washington, PA, April 21 – 23, 2006

JENKINTOWN, PA – Apr. 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Katie Elise Lambert Foundation will participate in the Genuardi’s Baby & Toddler Expo at the Fort Washington Expo Center, 1100 Virginia Drive, Fort Washington, PA, 19034. The Katie Elise Lambert Foundation will be in booth 305. Their Main Goal is to educate the public on the hidden dangers that present themselves in everyone’s home. The Expo runs from April 21 – 23, 2006 and is open every day from 10 AM to 5 PM.

New Website Provides Link to American Indian Nations – SNOW-RIDERS.ORG Bolsters Indian Chances for Vancouver Olympics!

ASPEN, CO – Apr. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ‘Ski communities across America can play a part of developing a Native American Olympic Ski & Snowboard Team for the 2010 Vancouver Olympics. It’s thanks to US Ski Industry leaders suggesting that we create SNOW-RIDERS.ORG (Snowriders of American Indian Nations) to make it easier to invite tribes to ski, snowboard, and inspire snowblessings in their ancestral mountains,’ said Olympic skier, Suzy ‘Chapstick’ Chaffee, co-chair of Native Voices Foundation (NVF).

Medication Compliance Could Save Billions – MemoText(R) Adds Voice Reminder Calls to System to Help Patients Remember

TORONTO, ON – Apr. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — When it comes to health related therapies, compliance is an issue for millions of Americans. Whether it’s forgetting to take a daily pill for birth control or cholesterol, testing blood glucose levels for diabetes, or heart or HIV medications we all have the tendency to forget. MemoText(R) from Enterprising Vision Inc. now offers reminder services to any telephone, landline or cellular phone in order to accommodate, and integrate into, the lifestyle of the patient.