currier currier  /ˈkɜ ri ər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) United States lithographer who (with his partner James Ives) produced thousands of prints signed `Currier & Ives' (1813-1888)
  2. (n) a craftsman who curries leather for use

News

  1. Hollis teacher a leader in technology integration

    HOLLIS – When Penny Currier first saw the smart board attached to her Hollis Primary School classroom wall three years ago, she had no idea how she would use it with her second-grade students. Looking back now, Currier has no idea how she thought that. “Now, I use it every day and am always trying to think of new ideas for students,” she said. “Everyone probably thinks I’m a geek.” Just three ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Nashua Telegraph

  2. Gitmo Diary: Visiting the U.S.’s Most Infamous Courtroom

    by Cora Currier .article-full .article p.gitmo_caption { font-size:13px; font-style:italic; color:#999; padding-top:5px } I’m down at the U.S. base at Guantanamo Bay, where Abd al Rahim al Nashiri is facing capital charges for the 2000 bombing of the U.S.S. Cole . Nearly 13 years later, we’re here  for what are still pre-trial motions. The Gitmo trials, restarted by President Obama in 2011, have ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: ProPublica

  3. Saratoga County rape case ends in conviction

    Saratoga County rape case ends in conviction Times Union Copyright 2013 Times Union. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Published 6:26 pm, Tuesday, June 11, 2013 Zachary Currier of Geyser Road pleaded guilty Tuesday to first-degree rape, a felony, in a case in which he entered the bedroom of his victim brandishing a pellet gun and ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Albany Times Union

Quotes

  1. "I had a sort of Currier & Ives image of Thanksgiving," said Philbrick from his Nantucket home. "Lots of Pilgrims at a long table with white tablecloth, turkey in the middle, hands intertwined in prayer."
    on Nov 22, 2006 By: Nathaniel Philbrick Source: Arizona Republic

  2. "My thoughts and prayers, and those of my wife Susan, are with the family of Pfc. Eric Currier," Lynch said.
    on Feb 20, 2010 By: John Lynch Source: Boston Globe

  3. "I've gone person-to-person with all the senators, and one of the things I show them are pictures of our home last year with an 8-foot snowbank behind the house," Leahy said. "I tell them, 'This is not some Currier & Ives print. This is what...
    on Sep 20, 2008 By: Patrick Leahy Source: Boston Globe (registration)

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