avon avon  /ˈeɪ vɑn/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a river in southwestern England rising in Gloucestershire and flowing through Bristol to empty into the estuary of the Severn
  2. (n) a river in central England that flows through Stratford-on-Avon and empties into the Severn
  3. (n) a county in southwestern England

News

  1. Avon Youth In Distinguished Young Women Competition

    Follow Your Town News On The Courant's Avon Facebook Page A senior at Avon High School will compete in the Distinguished Young Women National Finals later this month, that organization has announced.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: FOX CT Hartford

  2. Avon Lake officials seek bids

    AVON LAKE — Avon Lake officials are seeking bids for retrofitting 191 windows at the Avon Lake Safety Center, at 32855 Walker Road.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Morning Journal

  3. Avon Lake looks to culling, contraceptives to control deer population

    AVON LAKE — Avon Lake officials fear the culling of deer might hurt the city’s odds of participating in a contraceptive study to reduce deer population in the city.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Morning Journal

Quotes

  1. "I'm very excited about working with the Avon Foundation, with many different aspects of it," Witherspoon said at a press conference. "First and foremost, breast cancer research and awareness, programs that they're working on. Someone very...
    on Aug 2, 2007 By: Reese Witherspoon Source: Washington Post

  2. "Reese is a perfect fit," Avon chief executive Andrea Jung said of the star's association with the brand. "She clearly embodies the drive, commitment and entrepreneurial spirit that is at the heart of the Avon representative."
    on Aug 1, 2007 By: Andrea Jung Source: BBC News

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