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Feb 10, 2016, 07:44 ET

Sasser Family Holdings Announces Strategic Acquisition and Update on Holdings

CHICAGO, IL, Feb. 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Sasser Family Holdings Inc. ("the Company"), a privately owned, mid-sized transportation asset...

Feb 08, 2016, 16:18 ET

Bright Horizons Family Solutions® Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Financial Results

Bright Horizons Family Solutions® Inc. (NYSE: BFAM), a leading provider of high-quality child care, early education and other services...

Feb 08, 2016, 16:15 ET

Presidential Candidates Should Oppose Forcing Women to Register for Selective Service Says FRC Action's General Boykin

Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Jerry Boykin, Family Research Council Action's Executive Vice President, released the following statement regarding comments made...

Feb 08, 2016, 05:00 ET

Foley Family Wines Purchases Chalone Estate Vineyard

Bill Foley and Foley Family Wines announced the purchase of Chalone Estate Vineyard, celebrated producer of award winning Chardonnay and Pinot Noir...

Feb 02, 2016, 19:18 ET
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Family Research Council Applauds House GOP For Setting New Precedent for Future Defunding of Planned Parenthood

 Today, the U.S. House of Representatives attempted to override President Obama's veto of the Restoring Americans' Healthcare Freedom...

Feb 02, 2016, 16:02 ET

American Family Care Reaffirms CDC Flu Warning

 American Family Care (AFC), the nation's leading provider of urgent care and accessible primary care, is reaffirming the new health advisory...

Feb 02, 2016, 14:37 ET

Creative Ways to Add Order to Your Home

 (Family Features) Although there are hundreds of options for organizing your home, the pieces you make yourself are the ones that truly...

Feb 02, 2016, 14:34 ET
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When Quitting Is Winning

 (Family Features) Quitting tobacco is hard, but it's never too late to quit and begin reaping the health benefits of a tobacco-free lifestyle....

Feb 01, 2016, 16:09 ET

Brisket Over Briquets: Easy Ideas with Grilled Leftovers

 (Family Features) Although brisket is generally regarded as a cool weather dish, you may be surprised how this ultimate comfort food works in...

Feb 01, 2016, 11:20 ET

WWFS Announces New Program to Benefit Native American Veterans

 Wounded Warriors Family Support has launched a new program to support Native American veterans who need transportation and transition...

Jan 29, 2016, 14:12 ET
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Hearty Heart-Healthy Dishes

(Family Features) It may sound contrary to your healthy eating plan, but the human body actually needs some types of fat for heart and brain...

Jan 28, 2016, 08:44 ET

National Center for Families Learning Announces Family Engagement Initiative for Head Start

Today, the National Center for Families Learning (NCFL) announced a new initiative that will expand implementation of its latest two-generation...

Jan 27, 2016, 14:14 ET

Pennsylvania Family Support Alliance Wins State Contract To Provide Training To Mandated Reporters Of Child Abuse In PA

 Flanked by lawmakers, members of the Governor's Task Force on Child Protection and child advocates, Pennsylvania Family Support Alliance...

Jan 26, 2016, 09:41 ET
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Happy Family Unveils New Campaign Celebrating Happiness

 Happy Family, one of the fastest growing premium organic food brands founded and operated by moms, today launched a...

Jan 26, 2016, 09:03 ET
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New Mexico Tech Students Honoring the Life of Classmate Alex J. Hernandez with Special Memorial Service

On Wednesday, January 27, New Mexico Tech students are holding a special memorial service for Alex Hernandez, a Computer Science major. Alex was...

Jan 25, 2016, 18:16 ET

Pure Multi-Family REIT LP Announces a US$117.5 Million Property Portfolio Acquisition

VANCOUVER, Jan. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Pure Multi-Family REIT LP ("Pure Multi") (TSXV: RUF.U, RUF.UN; RUF.DB.U; OTCQX: PMULF) announced today that...

Jan 25, 2016, 15:29 ET
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Add a Healthy Twist to Your Favorite Foods

(Family Features) If you are like most Americans, you might have lapsed a little on your New Year's resolution to eat healthier. Getting back on...

Jan 22, 2016, 10:17 ET
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New Study Reveals that Overturning Roe Will Not Impact Legality of Abortion in Most States

The Human Family Research Center, a nonprofit human rights organization, today released a comprehensive study analyzing the current status of state...

Jan 21, 2016, 11:40 ET
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Bright Horizons Family Solutions Announces Date of Fourth Quarter 2015 Earnings Release and Conference Call

Bright Horizons Family Solutions® Inc. (NYSE: BFAM) will release results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2015, on Monday, February...

Jan 20, 2016, 15:18 ET
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4 Nutritious Reasons to Drink Chocolate Milk

(Family Features) Chocolate milk is more than just a sweet treat. The drink you enjoyed as a kid actually has many nutritious benefits, in addition...