halley halley  /ˈhæ li/

Definition(s):

  • (n) English astronomer who used Newton's laws of motion to predict the period of a comet (1656-1742)

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News

  1. Effective Communications Month: Tips for navigating common workplace situations

    (6/14) by Halley Bock, CEO Fierce, Inc. June is Effective Communications Month, but honing effective conversation skills should be a year-round endeavor. Effective Communications Month simply serves as a reminder to remain honest and transparent, to value a healthy debate, and to consistently seek and encourage multiple perspectives. To get you started, here are four common workplace situations ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: HR.BLR.com

  2. Monday's local scoreboard

    GOLF Youth RESULTS MONDAY Junior Team Play Team standings Cypress Ridge "gold" 119.50, Topeka CC 44.50, Lake Shawnee GC 24.00, GreatLife 22.50, Cypress Ridge "green" 3.50. Top Individuals 15-17 boys - 1. M. Halley, TCC, 81; 2. B.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Topeka Capital-Journal

  3. Fundraiser helps longtime resident pay medical bills

    A fundraiser for Donna Conner-Halley, a 1967 graduate of Olentangy schools and lifelong Delaware County resident, will begin at 5 p.m. Friday, June 14, at the Dela-ware Eagles Lodge, 127 E. William St.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: This Week Delaware

Quotes

  1. "Ultimately, it'll be John Halley (vet), Aidan, Johnny Murtagh and all the lads who'll get together," said Magnier. "They'll give me their opinions and we'll see after that. I don't decide, but if you ask me what I'd like to do, I'd say Epsom...
    on May 25, 2008 By: John Magnier Source: Scotsman

  2. Describing the purchase as "a long-term strategic and industrial investment", Colony Capital and Groupe Arnault said they would "work in collaboration with the Halley family and management".
    on Mar 7, 2007 By: Bernard Arnault Source: Times Online

  3. Offiah believes that there is every chance the winner may come from outside the top flight: "There are some great names from the engage Super League, (Scott) Donald (Leeds), Penny, (Amos) Roberts (Wigan) and (Dave) Halley (Bradford Bulls) among...
    on Aug 20, 2009 By: Martin Offiah Source: Runcorn and Widnes Weekly News

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