January 23, 2012
Robert R. Kugler has been elected by the national board of directors of the American Cancer Society to serve as secretary of the volunteer health organization. Additionally, he has been elected chairman of the board of the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, the society's advocacy affiliate. Kugler is a partner at Archer & Greiner P.C. and former chairman of the firm's real estate department. William F. Hyland Jr. has been named to the board of trustees of the Virtua Foundation , a nonprofit group that raises funds that support capital improvements, patient care, and community education and outreach programs for Virtua Health System.
March 23, 2012 |
As a graphic designer, Mike Dew is inspired by what he sees - especially while tooling around on the Internet. "I come across things that I want to cook, or stuff for my apartment, or things for work like type, design, architecture. " Now, it all gets tacked on his Pinterest page. Get ready to embrace the newest social media darling - because along with your Facebook wall, Twitter handle, and LinkedIn profile, now you must have a Pinterest page. That is, if you are the creative, visual type.
August 20, 2000 |
What: Jelli Board Manufacturer: Dexas International Inc., Dallas Where: Crate & Barrel catalog Price: $9.95 (set of 2) Acrylic cutting boards are among the most useful kitchen tools. Unlike butcher block surfaces, they don't warp, splinter, stain or collect odors. They can go into the dishwasher for sterilization - a safety advantage if the boards are used for cutting raw meat. The two boards in this set are 81/2-by-11 inches, a handy size for even the most space-challenged kitchen counters.
January 8, 1986 |
Police Commissioner Kevin M. Tucker has named 10 police officials to run three boards that would review the actions of the department's top brass and screen the qualifications of officers seeking promotions and transfers. Chief Inspector Frank Scafidi was named chairman of the accountability board, which also will include Chief Inspector Thomas Roselli and Staff Inspector James Gallagher. The transfer review board will be chaired by Chief Inspector Joseph Orbell and will include Inspector Jerrold Kane and Captain Willie Williams.
January 21, 1995 |
You've had a chance to hear the candidates, now it's time to vote. Neighborhood residents will have an opportunity today to select representatives to community trust boards that will help decide which projects will be funded from the $79 million in federal empowerment zone money. In December, Philadelphia and Camden were selected to share business tax breaks and $100 million - $79 million for Philadelphia, $21 million for Camden. The money and tax breaks can be used for housing, business development, drug rehabilitation and other programs.
March 23, 1990 |
Minnesota coach Clem Haskins stood at attention, arms folded, face crunched into a scowl. Though the vastness of the Superdome nearly drowned his deep, booming voice, Haskins kept shouting, "Crash the boards. Crash the boards. Crash the boards. " The message finally reached the Gophers. They crashed the boards. Even in the Superdome, Haskins could hear the sound of bodies meeting. Thud. Then Haskins smiled. "We're going to need a lot of that tomorrow night," he said yesterday.
March 13, 1992 |
Mayor Rendell moved yesterday to increase his influence on the boards of the Redevelopment and Philadelphia Housing authorities. Rendell named Ernest Jones, executive director of the Greater Philadelphia Urban Affairs Coalition, to the boards of both authorities, saying the appointment would help bring about "a coordinated approach in housing. " Jones will replace John Paone on the RA board and Clayton Carter Jr. on the PHA board. Both were appointed to the non-salaried posts by former Mayor Wilson Goode.