Queen City


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Noun1.Queen City - the largest city in North Carolina; located in south central North Carolina
NC, North Carolina, Old North State, Tar Heel State - a state in southeastern United States; one of the original 13 colonies
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In the flourishing times of the Roman Empire, it was the ordinary station of the prefect of the eastern provinces; and many of the emperors of the queen city (among whom may be mentioned, especially, Verus and Valens) spent here the greater part of their time.
His wife was a domesticated, kind-hearted old soul, who had come with him, 'from the queen city of the world,' which, it seemed, was Philadelphia; but had no love for this Western country, and indeed had little reason to bear it any; having seen her children, one by one, die here of fever, in the full prime and beauty of their youth.
"We are in earnest in constructing a hall of justice worthy of a former queen city," Bersamin said in a press briefing, noting Manila was originally the first to have its own hall of justice to be put up but delays have since allowed it to be overtaken by halls of justice in other cities.
Heading to the Queen City of the South forWave's arrival at theMarvel80 Years atSMcelebrationareMarvelGames senior producer in Asia Danny Koo and Wave's co-creator Leinil Francis Yu.
The listed company is the first-ever winner of the Best Developer (Philippines) title to hail from the Queen City of the South and will represent the country in the prestigious PropertyGuru Asia Pacific-wide grand finals in Bangkok, Thailand, in November to be participated by different property markets around the region.
We look forward to working with the County, the City of New Rochelle, the courts and the business community to create a facility worthy of the Queen City of the Sound and serving as an integral part of a revitalized downtown for years to come."
Arriving on Mactan's sunny shores is Rockwell Land's second foray in the Queen City of the South, Aruga Resort and Residences-Mactan.
Queen City Homecare (www.queencityhc.com) of Cincinnati was founded to provide clients with the in-home care and comfort they deserve while communicating and providing resources to their families.
Kia Philippines made its way to the Queen City of the South to formally announce its partnership with Ayala, and at the same time, introduce their newest subcompact offering, the Soluto.
Defense contractor BAE Systems is officially expanding operations into Manchester following its signing of a lease of the 200,000-square-foot campus at 3000 Goffs Falls Road in the Queen City.
It also is grabbing a second station in the Queen City of the Ozarks, where it also enjoys aManagement Services Agreement with a third facility.