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blue ribbon

(in Britain) a badge of blue silk worn by members of the Order of the Garter

blue ribbon

denotes highest honor. [Western Folklore: Brewer Dictionary, 127]
See: Prize
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Since first being named a National Blue Ribbon School 13 years ago, educators and staff at Conners-Emerson School have deepened and expanded standards-based teaching and learning, said Senators Collins.
We are looking forward to bringing a new member of the Blue Ribbon family to downtown Manhattan and providing exceptional customer service in a welcoming environment," said Eric Bromberg.
MANILA -- Vice President Jejomar Binay decried the "abuse of law" being exercised by the Senate as his son, Makati City Mayor Jejomar Erwin "Junjun" Binay is facing possible arrest and detention if he would continue to snub the Senate blue ribbon subcommittee hearings.
14 November 2014 - Blue Ribbon Intermediate Holdings LLC, a partnership between beer entrepreneur Eugene Kashper and US private equity firm TSG Consumer Partners LLC, has finalised its acquisition of US brewing specialist Pabst Brewing Company, the latter said without giving financial details.
Buyer: Eugene Kashper , Blue Ribbon Intermediate Holdings LLC, TSG Consumer Partners LLC
Sabre and Blue Ribbon Bags said they have launched a new Red App that helps travel agents purchase luggage insurance for travelers.
com)-- Long Island Pool Company, Blue Ribbon Pools understands that pools are an important investment for many families.
have entered into a multi-year relationship that will make Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer the exclusive beer partner of Professional Bull Riding.
As with most government bodies that make decisions on important public policy matters, the "comment" system is designed to give the Blue Ribbon Commission on America's Nuclear Future (BRC) some idea of the support and opposition citizens may have to a proposal, and to revise a plan on a way that reflects some of the commentary's suggestions and objections.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-September 30, 2011--GE Capital extends USD9m in funding to Blue Ribbon BBQ(C)2011 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
Travel Business Review-July 12, 2011--Renaissance Vancouver Harbourside Hotel Offers Blue Ribbon Menu(C)2011] ENPublishing - http://www.
Helice created the 'Who I Am Makes A Difference' One Minute Blue Ribbon Acknowledgement process to teach children and adults how to show their appreciation, respect and love for one another.