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Dec 08, 2016, 17:06 ET NASA Remembers American Legend John Glenn

The following is a statement from NASA Administrator Charles Bolden on the passing of Sen. John Glenn: "Today, the first American to orbit the...


Dec 06, 2016, 17:05 ET The Swiss Helvetia Fund, Inc. Announces Director Replacement And Planned Director Retirements

The Swiss Helvetia Fund, Inc. (NYSE: SWZ), a non-diversified registered closed-end investment company, today announced that it was informed that...


Nov 29, 2016, 13:02 ET Seabrook House Co-Founder Dies

Peg, along with her late husband, founded Seabrook House in 1974. She is responsible for the original design and implementation of the family...


Nov 28, 2016, 17:17 ET Kirkland's Announces Passing of Robert Alderson

Kirkland's, Inc. (NASDAQ: KIRK) announced that its board member and former long-time Chief Executive Officer, Robert E. Alderson, passed away last...


Nov 27, 2016, 23:04 ET Tony Martell, Founder of the T.J. Martell Foundation Dies at Age 90

Tony Martell, who founded the T.J. Martell Foundation for leukemia, cancer and AIDs research in honor of his son T.J. who died after battling...


Nov 21, 2016, 10:49 ET Dr. Irving A. Fradkin, Founder of Scholarship America Dollars for Scholars®, Dies at 95

Dr. Irving A. Fradkin, the visionary leader responsible for founding the nation's largest nonprofit scholarship organization, died at home on...


Nov 21, 2016, 08:40 ET Water Well Trust Completes Two Texas Water Well Projects in Memory of Late Pumps of Houston, Inc. CEO Skip Cook

The Water Well Trust, the only national nonprofit helping Americans get access to a clean, safe water supply, has completed two water well projects...


Nov 16, 2016, 12:30 ET Statement On Passing Of George H. Wedgworth

Sugar Cane Growers Cooperative of Florida mourns the loss of its founder George H. Wedgworth, 88 who passed today. The Board of Directors, staff...


Nov 09, 2016, 13:53 ET Altegris Announces The Passing Of Jack Rivkin

Altegris today announced, with great sadness, the passing of its CEO and Chief Investment Strategist, Jack Rivkin, following a courageous battle...


Nov 02, 2016, 07:42 ET TCEB STATEMENT: Recommendations Regarding Mourning Period of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej 2 November 2016

Thailand is now in an official period of mourning following the passing of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej. In this regard, Thailand Convention...


Oct 28, 2016, 18:54 ET Johnson & Johnson Mourns the Loss of Susan Lindquist, Biomedical Research Pioneer and Member of the Johnson & Johnson Board of Directors

Susan Lee Lindquist, Ph.D., member of the Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) board of directors and world-renowned biomedical innovator, today lost...


Oct 27, 2016, 09:54 ET LUNGevity Foundation mourns the loss of beloved friend, advocate, and Vice Chairman of the Board Jerry Sorkin

LUNGevity Foundation today expresses great sadness on the death of Board Vice Chairman Jerome Sorkin, a respected lung cancer community leader,...


Oct 25, 2016, 06:00 ET Founder of STOP AUTO FRAUD Passes Away

Stop Auto Fraud wishes to express our sincere condolences to the family and friends of our founder, Mr. Duane Overholt, who passed away suddenly on...


Oct 17, 2016, 15:13 ET Culver's Community Grieves Death of President and CEO Phil Keiser

Phil Keiser, Culver's president and CEO, passed away of natural causes on Oct. 15, 2016. Having worked for Culver's for 20 years, he was the leader...


Oct 09, 2016, 14:31 ET Changing Our World, Inc. Announces The Passing Of John G. "Jack" Foerst, Jr.

Changing Our World, Inc. announces the passing of John G. "Jack" Foerst, Jr., 89 Yrs old, on October 7, 2016. Resident of Manhasset, NY for 51...