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Swiss Watch Brand Longines and Harry Connick, Jr. Raise Funds for Habitat for Humanity Longines and Harry Connick, Jr. Raise $300,000 for Habitat programs in New Orleans and Houston HOUSTON, TX - November 07, 2006 /PRNewswire/ -- Swiss watch brand Longines joined brand Ambassador of Elegance Harry Connick, Jr. for a benefit event that raised more than $300,000 dollars in total, which will benefit the Ellis Marsalis Center for Music in the New Orleans Habitat Musicians' Village and Operation Love Thy Neighbor, two Habitat for Humanity programs. The highlight of the night included an auction of the remaining five Longines evidenza Harry Connick, Jr. limited edition timepieces that contributed to almost half of the overall money raised. The exclusive event took place in Houston at the residence of Landry's Restaurant, Inc. President, Chairman and CEO, Tilman Fertitta and wife Paige. Recognizing the impact of last year's devastating storms on the Gulf Coast, and Connick's heartfelt commitment to the rebuilding efforts, Longines decided to host an event in Houston, the city that embraced the more than 150,000 displaced evacuees. Connick, a native of New Orleans, is one of the most active celebrities supporting the rebuilding of the Crescent City. Together, Longines and Connick auctioned off the five remaining exclusive Longines evidenza limited edition watches in a series of 11, featuring a timeless tonneau-shaped rose gold case with case-back signed by Harry Connick, Jr. Auction winners of the five Longines timepieces include Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Petrello, Mr. Tracy Krohn, Mr. and Mrs. Gary Peterson, Mr. Vinod Ramani and Mr. and Mrs. Tillman Fertitta. All proceeds from the ticket sales and timepieces directly benefited New Orleans-based Ellis Marsalis Center for Music in the New Orleans Habitat Musicians' Village and Houston-based Operation Love Thy Neighbor. Earlier this summer, Longines raised $220,000 with the first five Longines evidenza limited edition Harry Connick, Jr. timepieces (in a set of 11 exclusive watches worldwide) during the five sold-out benefit performances of the recent Roundabout Theatre Company's Tony Award winning revival of The Pajama Game, held June 13-17 at the American Airlines Theatre in New York. All proceeds from the five auctioned watches benefited Habitat's New Orleans Musicians' Village. Musicians' Village was conceived by Connick and fellow musician Branford Marsalis shortly after Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans, to rebuild homes for displaced musicians and other deserving families. For more information on Longines and to find a local retailer, visit: www.longines****.
14 Dec 2006
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Bellydance instructor, Aubre, teaches the proper way to do a bellydance hip raise. She goes over the steps for doing the hip raise both standing and traveling. Find more expert training on a wealth of topics at FUGU****
7 Dec 2006
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Video trailer for new thriller novel, Raising the Past, by Jeremy Robinson. Similar to books by James Rollins, Michael Crichton or Matthew Reilly.
31 Dec 2006
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*******www.CSRO**** RAISE is the legendary Toronto circus pirate extravaganza that had line-ups around the block for weeks. RAISE events generate funds for Carolyn Pioro, who severely injured her spinal cord training on the flying trapeze for a circus tour in 2005. Please help out in any way you can, even if its a forwarding around of this video in an e-mail, or telling your friends about RAISE!!! For more information on RAISE and making a contribution, please check out Carolyn's blog *******carolyn.pioro****/
30 Jan 2007
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Calf raises using the Swiss Ball work your calves without the machines in the gym.
18 Apr 2007
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The Good Company Choir perform "You Raise Me Up" at St. Martins Church to raise money for "Friends of Vellore" . Any money made from this video will be donated to them.
25 Apr 2007
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Rebound Glute Ham Raise
10 May 2007
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(COH10) Swiss Ball Face Up Single Leg Hip Raise
27 May 2007
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(COH27) Floor Bent Knee Low Ab Raise
27 May 2007
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(LBH05) Glute Ham Back Raise
3 Jun 2007
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(COHO37) Side Bridge Lateral Leg Raise
3 Jun 2007
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(COH47) Iso Face Down Bridge w/ Leg Raise
4 Jun 2007
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This 75,000 sf roof was raised and additional 16 feet. By lifting the existing roof structure this functionally obsolete industrial building was converted into a modern warehouse.
6 Aug 2007
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A HILARIOUS but possibly genius way of raising millions of dollars from a venture capital firm. It's in Hebrew but with subtitles. OMG so funny!!!
23 Aug 2007
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Learn how to raise your self esteem and confidence here.
4 Sep 2007
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Patti Moreno, the Garden Girl, shows you how to build raised garden beds, for small urban gardens and farmettes.
21 Sep 2007
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