Where To Vote: Election Day November 2009

Where To Vote: Election Day November 2009

Three elections are occurring today, November 3, 2009 ( Virginia, New Jersey and New York ). Interested in where to vote based on your location, district, or zip code? Use the following resources to locate your polling place. Continue reading

James Von Brunn – Holocaust Museum Shooting

James Von Brunn – Holocaust Museum Shooting

An anti-Semitic 88-year-old man opened gunfire with a rifle inside the crowded U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum on Wednesday, June 10th, 2009. The shooting resulted in the fatal wounding of a security guard. The gunman, James Von Brunn was shot by other officer and was  hospitalized in critical condition. Washington Police Chief Cathy Lanier said the gunman was “engaged by security guards immediately after entering the door” with a rifle. “The second he stepped into the building he began firing.”

What is the Prolix Project?

PROLIX is a 48 months research and development integrated project co-funded by the European Commission under the Sixth Framework Programme, Priority 2 “Information Society Technologies” started on 1st December 2005. The objective of PROLIX is to align learning with business processes in order to enable organisations to faster improve the competencies of their employees according to continuous changes of business requirements. To reach this goal, PROLIX develops an open, integrated reference architecture for process-oriented learning and information exchange. PROLIX supports … Continue reading

Jerry Remy Day at Fenway Park

Jerry Remy Day at Fenway Park

The Red Sox will honor popular television analyst and former player Jerry Remy during tonight’s game at Fenway Park. The following press release excerpt from NESN runs down tonight’s pregame ceremonies: NESN and the Boston Red Sox celebrate Jerry Remy Day today at Fenway Park. In recognition of his 20 years as NESN’s Red Sox analyst, Jerry will be honored in a special pre-game ceremony before tonight’s game against Arizona.

Cyd Charisse Dies From Heart Attack

Cyd Charisse Dies From Heart Attack

Cyd Charisse, a famous actress and dancer who can be see in such classic films as Singin’ in the Rain, has died. She was 86 years old and passed away after a heart attack in Los Angeles. Born Tula Ellice Finklea, the Texas native studied classical ballet from a young age, touring with the legendary Ballets Russes starting at age 14. Later, having taken on the stage name Cyd Charisse (a combination of her childhood nickname and the surname of … Continue reading

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