huntington huntington  /ˈhən tɪŋ tən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) United States physician who first described Huntington's chorea
  2. (n) American revolutionary leader who signed the Declaration of Independence and was president of the Continental Congress (1731-1796)
  3. (n) United States railroad executive who built the western section of the first United States transcontinental railroad (1821-1900)
  4. (n) a city of western West Virginia on the Ohio river at the mouth of the Kanawha

News

  1. Huntington ice cream plant closing

    Ice cream probably will have a bitter taste during today's Huntington Heritage Days celebration. That's because the company donating treats announced Friday it is closing its Good Humor-Breyers factory by the end of July - costing 140 people their jobs.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

  2. The Huntington Study Group announces first-HD study

    ( Boston University Medical Center ) The Huntington Study Group, under the leadership of Samuel Frank, MD, Principal Investigator, and Claudia Testa, MD, PhD, co-Principal Investigator, is conducting a clinical trial with a formulation of the novel drug SD-809 in the treatment of HD the United States and Canada. The trial is sponsored by Auspex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. who is developing the drug ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: EurekAlert!

  3. Huntington Announces Changes to the Board of Directors and Appointment of New Officer

    Huntington Exploration Inc. announced today that Robert Verhelst, the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company, and Mr. J. Timothy Bowes have been appointed to the Board of Directors of the ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. The movie's star, Shia LaBeouf, spoke about the change in leading ladies, saying, "I love Megan and I miss the girl. Sam and Mikaela [LaBeouf's and Fox's characters] became one character and here [with the casting of Rosie Huntington-Whitely]:You...
    on Jun 15, 2010 By: Shia LaBeouf Source: DailyFill.com

  2. "My family has a very strong and special connection with Huntington and Marshall University," Brown said. "When Kim and I chose to raise our children in Huntington they enrolled at the Child Development Academy at Marshall University and the...
    on Feb 26, 2007 By: Troy Brown Source: HNN Huntingtonnews.net

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