The National Quilt Museum Presents 'Quilts of Valor' Exhibitby BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2015
PADUCAH, Ky., Aug. 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ 'To Honor and Comfort:Quilts of Valor' at the National Quilt Museum (http://www.quiltmuseum.org) offers an emotional testament to the wounds American military personnel bring back from the fields of conflict. The exhibit runs until November 10 th and wraps up with an event on Veterans Day, November 11, with a ceremony to award the quilts to deserving veterans and service members. (more...)
USO to Make a Million Moments in Military Appreciation Month This Mayby TV News Desk - May 1, 2015
The USO makes 30,000 moments every day for our nation's troops and their families worldwide, striving to be always by their side from the moment they join the service, throughout their military journey and as they transition back into their civilian communities. (more...)
GRAMMY Foundation Awards More Than $200,000 for Music Researchby BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2015
The GRAMMY Foundation® Grant Program announced today that more than $200,000 in grants will be awarded to 14 recipients in the United States to help facilitate a range of research on a variety of subjects (more...)
Matthew Kennedy Releases Sci Fi Trilogyby BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2015
Author, Matthew Kennedy is pleased to announce the release of his science fiction trilogy, Gamers and Gods. Gamers and Gods is a trilogy about a war between two pantheons for control of mankind. All three books were released in November 2014. The books are already being called uniquely creative by readers.
Book one, Gamers and Gods: AES (ISBN: 978-1503091627) covers the battle of Asklepios (Aes) against the Devourer of Millions (Am-heh).
In the second book, Gamers and Gods II: MACHAON (ISBN: 978-1503105379), the son of Asklepios continues his father's battle for the freedom of humans. He will face Sekhmet, the Destroyer of Rebellions. Her strength is legendary. But perhaps Atum has made a mistake in selecting her as his second champion.
In the last book, Gamers and Gods III: ALEXANOR (ISBN: 978-1503112629) Zeus has bet it all on this one, making the final round winner-take-all.
All three books are available in both print and ebook format.
About The Author:
Matthew Kennedy co-invented the hypercube loudspeaker (US patent 4,231,446 11/4/1980) on the way to earning his BS Physics in 1981. After physics graduate school he pursued a career of teaching and doing software development. His work in Active Server Pages has served Sylvan Learning Systems and Walter Reed Army Medical Center.
For review copies, author interviews, or more information please contact:
Email: matthew_kennedy (at) usa.net
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VIDEO: Stephen Colbert to Raffle Off COLBERT REPORT Desk & Fireplace for Charityby TV News Desk - Dec 12, 2014
The final episode of THE COLBERT REPORT is days away, and in honor of Stephen's departure, he is raffling off his desk and fireplace from The Colbert Report set - all for a good cause. Watch a video from Stephen announcing the Omaze experience on last night's Colbert Report below! (more...)
Homewood Suites by Hilton Partners with USO to Help U.S. Military Families Recreate Missed Momentsby BWW News Desk - Nov 24, 2014
Homewood Suites by Hilton announced today the launch of Make a Moment, a program dedicated to help the brave men and women of the U.S. Military recreate important missed moments in their family lives. The extended stay hotel brand is making an initial $100,000 donation for this initiative, which will continue into 2015. (more...)
Tech Council of Maryland to Honor Augustine, Hockmeyer and Kirwan with Lifetime Achievement Awardsby BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2014
“Our honorees for 2015 have had a tremendous positive impact on so many
individuals and organizations across the state of Maryland,” said Phil
Schiff, TCM's CEO. “And, through their years of dedication and hard
work, they also have played important roles globally, through job
creation, educating our youth and innovations that make people
Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at Stephen Knapp's NYC Debut Exhibit LIGHTPAINTINGSby BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2014
Louis K. Meisel Gallery (141 Prince St.), and Bernarducci.Meisel.Gallery (37 W 57th St. #6), are pleased to announce lightpaintings, the New York City solo exhibition debut of artist Stephen Knapp who infuses his works with vibrant colors and creates art that interacts with and is transformed by light. On view and open to the public at Louis K. Meisel Gallery from November 18, 2014 to January 31, 2015, Knapp will display these unique light-based installations where he harnesses white light and directs it through an intricate network of shaped & polished glass to create complex, eye-catching abstractions. Beginning on 12/11, the works will also be on view at Bernarducci.Meisel.Gallery. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the art! (more...)
Extreme Engineering Mobile Zip Lines Are Delivered to Wisconsin National Guardby BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2014
Extreme Engineering, the largest supplier in mobile zip lines, climbing walls and Extreme Airs is delivering the Wisconsin National Guard two mobile zip lines before the end of October, 2014. The Fly Wire Zip Line, winner of Best Major Theme Park Ride at IAAPA (International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions) will be operated by Wisconsin National Guard this fall. The two zip lines will be part of their marketing and promotional campaign for the National Guard. Matt Rehnstrom, VP of Sales with Extreme Engineering states, "Wisconsin is one of the best recruiting National Guard states in the country and the mobile zip lines are the type of procurements that push the state over the top." (more...)
5th Annual Chagrin Documentary Film Festival Kicks Off Todayby Movies News Desk - Oct 8, 2014
The Chagrin Documentary Film Festival opens today, Oct. 8 and continues through Oct. 12, 2014 in Chagrin Falls, OH. Selected films represent the work of filmmakers from 20 countries and focus on a wide range of thought-provoking topics. (more...)
NOVA Exteriors Contributes to Ride Allegheny Fundraiser for Wounded Warriorsby BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2014
For almost 10 years Operation Second Chance has been assisting wounded veterans. Nearing their 1 millionth dollar raised to assist the soldiers and marines at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, OSC has made it their mission to assist the soldiers while they are at WRAMC as they progress back to their lives. (more...)
Evans Community Hospital Implements AtHoc's Emergency Communications Solution to Protect Patients and Staff by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2014
SAN MATEO, CA(Marketwired - Sep 9, 2014) - AtHoc, Inc., the leader in network-centric interactive crisis communication systems, today announced Evans Army Community Hospital located on Fort Carson will use AtHoc's solution for emergency communication via email, text, telephone calls and the AtHoc Mobile Notifier™ with its staff for weather related events, natural disasters, and human threats to patients and caregivers for its approximately 2,500 personnel within acute and ambulatory locations across this Colorado based Army installation. (more...)
Smithsonian's Natural History Museum Reopens After Emergency Repairsby BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2014
The Smithsonian's Natural History Museum closed briefly Thursday for emergency technology repairs. The museum has announced that it is now open for visitors. According to reports, 'a malfunction of its information-technology network necessitated the repairs.' (more...)
The Chagrin Documentary Film Festival Announces Film Lineupby Movies News Desk - Aug 8, 2014
The Chagrin Documentary Film Festival is proud to announce the film lineup for the fifth annual event being held Oct. 8 to Oct. 12, 2014 in Chagrin Falls, OH. (more...)
Navy Medicine Operational Training Center Selects AtHoc to Protect Personnel by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2014
SAN MATEO, CA(Marketwired - Aug 5, 2014) - AtHoc, Inc., the leader in network-centric interactive crisis communication systems, today announced the AtHoc solution for mass notification and command-wide communications will be implemented at headquarters for the Navy Medicine Operational Training Center (NMOTC) located aboard Naval Air Station Pensacola, Fla. (more...)
Former Members of Congress Holds Charity Golf Classic for Wounded Warriors, 7/28by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2014
WASHINGTON, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ Golf helped Bronze Star recipient and Army Staff Sergeant Charles Eggleston (Ret.) literally get back on his feet. Initially reported as killed in action after suffering devastating injuries following multiple IED blasts in Iraq in 2005, he spent more than three years recovering at Walter Reed Army Medical Center. As an avid golfer before the blast, Eggleston resumed playing golf and credits the sport as a key element of his recovery. (more...)
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