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Apr 23, 2019 13:49 ET
The Y Wants to Awaken Summer Imagination at 28th Annual Healthy Kids Day®
CHICAGO, April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- YMCA of the USA (Y-USA) will celebrate the 28th annual Healthy Kids Day® nationally on Saturday, April 27. Healthy Kids Day is the Y's national initiative to improve the health and well-being of kids and families, sponsored by the Howard Johnson® by Wyndham hotel brand. More than 1,400 Ys across the country in all 50 states are holding free community events that will feature a range of activities and games, healthy cooking demonstrations, arts and crafts, and more, all designed to awaken kids' imaginations, while keeping them active and healthy during ...
Apr 23, 2019 13:45 ET
'Nameless' Film Premieres Addressing Child Sex Trafficking in Nation's Capital
WASHINGTON, April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On Thursday, April 25, 2019, Nameless premieres at Landmark's E Street Cinema. The three-part film series about child sex trafficking in the District of Columbia includes expert testimony from 15 interviewees, including Commander Duncan Bedlion, Youth and Family Services Division, Metropolitan Police Department and Dr. Katherine Deye, Freddie Mac Foundation Child and Adolescent Protection Center, Children's National Health System.  ...
Apr 23, 2019 13:42 ET
XUDE Hospitality Enters Golf & Resort Management Arena
MIAMI, April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest entry into the golf and hospitality management business comes from XUDE Hospitality, which officially launched this week. ...
Apr 23, 2019 13:38 ET
Let P.F. Chang's Help Tell Your Mom, Dad, Or Grad That They Are All That & Dim Sum
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- This season P.F. Chang's is offering multiple ways to celebrate the best things in life: Moms, Dads, and Grads. Share good fortune for Mother's Day, Father's Day, and graduations with a P.F. Chang's gift card purchased in-restaurant or online and receive a $10 bonus reward with every $50 purchase made between April 24th and June 19th. Bonus reward is available for use June 20th through July 31st. New e-gift cards are available at pfchangs.com to make gift giving even easier. ...
Apr 23, 2019 13:37 ET
Ontario Teachers' to Invest in Global Disruptive Technology Through New Innovation Platform
TORONTO, April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (Ontario Teachers') is pleased to announce it is launching a new investment department, Teachers' Innovation Platform (TIP). TIP will focus on late-stage venture capital and growth equity investments in companies that use technology to disrupt incumbents and create new sectors. ...
Apr 23, 2019 13:34 ET
Renowned Dallas Surgeon, Dr. Rod J. Rohrich Lectures on the Science of Aging at Inaugural International meeting in Monte-Carlo, Monaco
DALLAS, April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Dallas plastic surgeon and Rhinoplasty Surgeon, Dr. Rod J. Rohrich, an internationally known innovative physician leader and plastic surgeon spoke on the predictable pattern of facial aging in humans based upon his anatomic work facial fat compartments.   ...
Apr 23, 2019 13:33 ET
Watershed moment for wireless: Brooklyn Summit looks at 5G and beyond
BROOKLYN, New York, April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The sixth annual Brooklyn 5G Summit at New York University's Tandon School of Engineering comes at a linchpin moment: The deployment of 5G networks is set to more than triple this year with analysts predicting no fewer than 42 launches, which would result in a total of 55 live 5G networks in service by the end of 2019....
Apr 23, 2019 13:30 ET
Austin Becomes Fifth City in Texas to Purchase Proterra Battery-Electric Buses
BURLINGAME, Calif., April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced that Capital Metro in Austin, Texas will purchase four 40-foot Catalyst E2 buses and four 60 kW Proterra charging systems. Capital Metro joins a growing list of agencies implementing battery-electric bus fleets and is the fifth city in Texas to purchase Proterra electric buses including VIA Metropolitan Transit in San Antonio, Dallas Area Rapid Transit, Citibus in Lubbock, and Port Arthur Transit. ...
Apr 23, 2019 13:30 ET
Bridge Therapeutics Announces the Addition of Edward J. Minskoff to Its Board of Directors
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Bridge Therapeutics, an innovative startup pharmaceutical company developing a practical and safe therapy for chronic pain, is pleased to announce the addition of Edward J. Minskoff to its board of directors. As a major Manhattan real estate acquirer and developer of 40 million square feet of commercial space, Edward J. Minskoff brings decades of financial and business experience to Bridge. Mr. Minskoff is also known for his philanthropy to NYU Medical Center, as well as to numerous cultural and educational institutions, including Columbia Uni...
Apr 23, 2019 13:30 ET
Dutch Wonderland to Celebrate Grand Opening April 27-28
LANCASTER, Pa., April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Dutch Wonderland Family Amusement Park will celebrate Grand Opening 2019 this Saturday and Sunday, April 27-28, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day. The first 1,000 guests through the gates each morning will receive a special commemorative Grand Opening pin. Plus, it wouldn't be a celebration without balloons! Dutch Wonderland will offer a free balloon station near the front of the park during select afternoon hours both days....
Apr 23, 2019 13:30 ET
Lockheed Martin Receives $362 Million Contract for Multiple Launch Rocket System Launcher (M270A2) Recapitalization
DALLAS, April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army awarded Lockheed Martin a $362 million contract to recapitalize 50 of the U.S. Army's Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) launchers....
Apr 23, 2019 13:30 ET
Ohlone College Awarded Alameda County Small Business Development Grant
NEWARK, Calif., April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Ohlone Community College District has been awarded the Alameda County Small Business Development Center (ACSBDC) program grant in the amount of $521,575 by the Northern California Small Business Development Center (SBDC) fiscal agent, Humboldt State University....
Apr 23, 2019 13:30 ET
Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board Announces Temporary Closing of Fine Wine & Good Spirits in Newport, Perry County
NEWPORT, Pa., April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) today announced that the Fine Wine & Good Spirits at CrestView Plaza, 201 Fickes Lane, Newport, Perry County, will be closed until further notice due to flooding in the store....
Apr 23, 2019 13:30 ET
Tamba Networks' Ethernet IP Selected for Innovium's TERALYNX™ 12.8 Tbps Data-Center Optimized Switch
PETALUMA, Calif., April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The low latency leader for semiconductor IP, announced today that Innovium, a leading provider of networking solutions for data centers, selected Tamba Networks' IP for its TERALYNX 12.8 Terabits/sec Ethernet switch, which is in production and has been selected by multiple leading OEMs, ODMs and hyperscalers....
Apr 23, 2019 13:28 ET
Filmmaker John Landis and Costume Designer and Historian Deborah Nadoolman Landis, PhD Join Cunard Insights Program
Queen Mary 2 Welcomes Renowned Director and Costume Designer on August Transatlantic Voyage...
Apr 23, 2019 13:28 ET
Verus Completes Sale of VanDeMark Chemical Inc.
NEW YORK, April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Verus Investment Partners, a leading private equity investment firm, today announced that it has sold its portfolio company VanDeMark Chemical Inc., Lockport, NY, for an undisclosed value....
Apr 23, 2019 13:25 ET
Healing After Suicide Loss Conference to be Held in Denver
NEW YORK, April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The nation's largest suicide prevention organization, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, along with the American Association of Suicidology and Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors, are hosting a full-day conference on Saturday, April 27 in Denver with the theme, Making Connections, Sharing Hope. This conference occurs concurrently with the AAS Annual Conference, a conference which gathers together suicide prevention experts to learn the latest programs and services in the field of suicide prevention....
Apr 23, 2019 13:19 ET
New Study from CHOP Researchers Suggests Differences in the Way Girls and Boys on the Autism Spectrum Tell Stories Could Be Important to "Missed Diagnosis" in Girls
PHILADELPHIA, April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Boys are four times more likely than girls to be diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), yet a growing body of research shows that the condition is more common in girls than previously thought, strongly suggesting that new methods are required to diagnose the disorder at younger ages. ...
Apr 23, 2019 13:15 ET
4ocean Partners With Air Canada To Reduce Single-Use Plastics
BOCA RATON, Fla., April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- 4ocean, the global ocean cleanup company, announced today it has partnered with Air Canada to reduce and eventually eliminate single-use plastics on the airline's aircrafts and in its lounges....
Apr 23, 2019 13:15 ET
Global $450+ Bn Construction Aggregate Market to 2024 with Profiles of Heidelberg Cement, Lafarge Holcim, Martin Marietta, Vulcan Materials, and CRH
DUBLIN, April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Construction Aggregate Market Report: Trends, Forecast and Competitive Analysis" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. ...