emmet emmet  /ˈɛ mɪt/

Definition(s):

  • (n) social insect living in organized colonies; characteristically the males and fertile queen have wings during breeding season; wingless sterile females are the workers

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News

  1. McCormick Rd. Bridge Project to Close Emmet St.

    Emmet Street / Route 29 Business will be closed Monday and Tuesday from 9 PM and 6 AM as work continues on the McCormick Road bridge project at UVa.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: WCAV Charlottesville

  2. UPDATE: Emmet County Cooking Oil Spill

    We have an update from Emmet County where used cooking oil recently leaked into the Crooked River. It happened Tuesday night when a pick-up truck and a semi truck hauling the oil collided in Alanson.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: 9&10 News Cadillac

  3. Council Talks Traffic Lights To Speed Up Emmet, 29N Travel

    Charlottesville City Council is looking to spend $400,000 on making the drive up Emmet Street and Route 29 a little smoother.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: WCAV Charlottesville

Quotes

  • "On May 29, 2007, Keith Roberts, the Deputy General Counsel of the White House Office of Administration, and Emmet Flood, Special Counsel to the President, briefed Committee staff on the White House e-mail system and the missing e-mails," Waxman...
    on Jan 17, 2008 By: Henry Waxman Source: Washington Post

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