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Top City Health Officials Come to Capitol Hill with Dire Message on Opioid Addiction and Overdose

 Today, the top public health officials from Boston, Chicago, and New York City, all members of the Big Cities Health Coalition, arrived on...

Sep 15, 2014, 17:30 ET

City Office REIT Declares Third Quarter Dividend

City Office REIT, Inc. (NYSE: CIO) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a third quarter dividend of $0.235, payable on October 17,...

Sep 15, 2014, 16:39 ET

First Checks are Mailed for the Nearly $950 Million in Cobell Trust Administration Class Payment

 The Garden City Group, Inc. (Garden City) and Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, announced that the first checks were mailed today, Monday,...

Sep 15, 2014, 07:58 ET
Get and exclusive look at two of the newest Mercedes-Benz models with Aristocrat Motors and Mercedes-Benz of Kansas City (PRNewsFoto/Mercedes-Benz of Kansas City)

Exclusive Mercedes-Benz 2015 C-Class and GLA Launch Party to be held in Kansas City

When Mercedes-Benz brings out a new car it is always a must see among auto enthusiasts, but when they bring out two, it is a red letter...

Sep 12, 2014, 16:05 ET

Hudson City Bancorp, Inc. Appoints Denis J. Salamone Chief Executive Officer

Hudson City Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: HCBK) (the "Company"), announced that Denis J. Salamone was appointed Chief Executive Officer of the Company and...

Sep 12, 2014, 13:02 ET

Food Bank For New York City Launches "Go Orange To End Hunger"™ Call To Action During September's Hunger Action Month

Food Bank For New York City, the city's major hunger relief organization, has launched its annual month-long Go Orange to End Hunger™...

Sep 12, 2014, 11:30 ET

City University of Seattle Expands its International Business Educational Offerings

Today, City University of Seattle has signed an Agreement of Collaboration with Vysoká škola finanční a spravní...

Sep 12, 2014, 11:09 ET

Hudson City Bancorp, Inc. Announces the Passing of Ronald E. Hermance, Jr., Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

It is with great sadness that Hudson City Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: HCBK) (the "Company"), announces that Ronald E. Hermance Jr., Chairman and Chief...

Sep 12, 2014, 08:55 ET
Mercedes-Benz of Kansas City and Spin Pizza Training Ride (PRNewsFoto/Mercedes-Benz of Kansas City)

Kansas City luxury dealership trades in gas pedal for bike pedals during special event in September

Mercedes-Benz of Kansas City and SPIN! Neapolitan Pizza are teaming up once again to hit the pedals, bike pedals, and take to the pavement for a...

Sep 11, 2014, 08:00 ET

Gordon Ramsay To Open His Newest Restaurant At Caesars Atlantic City

 Today, internationally celebrated chef, restaurateur, and television personality, Gordon Ramsay announced a partnership with Caesars...

Sep 10, 2014, 14:00 ET
Ski down to the lodging, shops, restaurants, bars and galleries of Park City's Historic Main Street - then ride Town Lift directly from the bottom of Main Street back onto the mountain. Credit: Park City Mountain Resort/Dan Campbell Photography (PRNewsFoto/Park City)

Park City's Three World-Class Resorts Are Open For Business For The 2014-2015 Ski Season

 Park City is thrilled to announce the entire destination including all three world-renowned ski resorts -- Canyons, Park City Mountain, and...

Sep 10, 2014, 10:10 ET

Cities for Financial Empowerment Fund and Capital One Announce Winners of Multi-city Hackathon to Support Financial Empowerment

 The Cities for Financial Empowerment Fund (CFE Fund) and Capital One today announced the winner of the Multi-city Financial Empowerment...

Sep 09, 2014, 13:23 ET

Sam's Club National BBQ Tour Sends 10 Teams on to Bentonville

 The Sam's Club® National BBQ Tour is quickly filling its team roster for the 2014 National Championship, which will take place at the end...

Sep 09, 2014, 11:36 ET

City Officials' Views Must Be Included In Discussion On Police Equipment

 The following statement is from Clarence Anthony, CEO of the National League of Cities regarding today's hearing by the Senate Homeland...

Sep 09, 2014, 09:00 ET
Alyona Ushe, Executive Director of the Creative City Collaborative (PRNewsFoto/Creative City Collaborative)

Cultural Visionary Alyona Ushe Calls Artists to Come Create in Pompano Beach

 Alyona Ushe has always thought big, and now the cultural visionary is launching a campaign to attract artists nationwide to Pompano Beach,...

Sep 09, 2014, 06:00 ET
American Realty Capital New York City REIT (PRNewsFoto/American Realty Capital New York)

American Realty Capital New York City REIT Acquires Laurel Commercial Condominiums

 American Realty Capital New York City REIT, Inc. ("NYCR"), a public non-traded real estate investment trust ("REIT"), announced today that it...

Sep 08, 2014, 12:43 ET

Halloween City Hires Up To 10,000 Seasonal Employees Nationwide For Halloween Season

 In anticipation of one of the largest retail holidays in the U.S., costume superstore, Halloween City, is creating thousands of temporary jobs...

Sep 08, 2014, 10:38 ET

Charlotte Center City Partners Wins Multiple Awards at International Downtown Association Annual Conference

During its 60th Anniversary Conference, the International Downtown Association (IDA) recognized Charlotte Center City Partners (CCCP) with three of...

Sep 04, 2014, 12:31 ET
National League of Cities logo. (PRNewsFoto/National League of Cities)

Federal Reserve Vote on Status of Municipal Bonds Is a Blow to Cities

Following yesterday's vote by the Federal Reserve and Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) to approve new liquidity standards on banks,...

Sep 04, 2014, 08:00 ET
Forest City Enterprises, Inc. Logo. (PRNewsFoto/Forest City Enterprises, Inc.)

Forest City Publishes 2013 Corporate Social Responsibility Report

Forest City Enterprises, Inc., (NYSE: FCEA and FCEB) today announced the release of its 2013 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) report, which...