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Aug 25, 2015, 09:16 ET
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City Leaders, Experts Speak at Forum on Undoing Racism in the Nation's Cities

One year after the unrest in Ferguson following the death of Michael Brown, and on the eve of the 52nd anniversary of the March On Washington, the...

Aug 24, 2015, 10:38 ET
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Food Bank For New York City Launches 10th Annual "Go Orange To End Hunger"™ Campaign During September's Hunger Action Month

Food Bank For New York City, the city's major hunger relief organization, is launching its 10th annual monthlong Go Orange to End Hunger™...

Aug 21, 2015, 16:59 ET
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Forest City sets date for special shareholder meeting related to REIT conversion

Forest City Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE: FCEA and FCEB) announced today that its Board of Directors has set the date of a special meeting of...

Aug 19, 2015, 13:51 ET
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San Francisco, MeetMe settle litigation with industry-leading protections for minors

San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera has settled his civil suit against MeetMe, Inc. (NASDAQ: MEET) with an agreement by the mobile-focused...

Aug 18, 2015, 19:08 ET
Hard Rock Hotel Sioux City has received the AAA Four Diamond Award. The boutique 54 room property is located in the historic Battery Building in downtown Sioux City, IA. Upon entering the hotel guests will find what was once a drop-off station for trains unloading cargo is now the Lobby Bar. Upon settling into their rock-n-roll inspired digs, guests will find each room features an eclectic mix of historical architecture mingled with modern amenities and design elements.

Hard Rock Hotel Sioux City Receives Prestigious AAA Four Diamond Award

 Today, Hard Rock Hotel Sioux City announced it has earned AAA's prestigious Four Diamond Rating, one of the most known and respected...

Aug 18, 2015, 17:00 ET
The Kansas City Art Institute will use part of a $25 million gift from an anonymous donor to provide additional student scholarships and to create endowed chairs and professorships.

Kansas City Art Institute Receives $25 Million Donation

 In its 130th year, the Kansas City Art Institute (KCAI) is honoring its past and celebrating its future, thanks to a $25 million gift,...

Aug 17, 2015, 15:00 ET

Karen Haycox Named CEO of Habitat for Humanity New York City

 Karen Haycox, an accomplished non-profit executive has been named CEO of Habitat for Humanity New York City. Karen began her new role on...

Aug 17, 2015, 10:37 ET
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NYU CUSP and National League of Cities Partner on Data Analytics and City Services Summit

New York University's Center for Urban Science and Progress (CUSP) teamed up with the National League of Cities (NLC) to host the Data Analytics...

Aug 17, 2015, 07:59 ET

Announcing a Proposed Settlement Involving All Record Holders and Beneficial Owners of Common Stock of Altisource Residential Corporation


Aug 14, 2015, 15:39 ET

Mill City Ventures III, Ltd. Announces Record Revenues, Earnings for 2nd quarter

 Mill City Ventures III, Ltd. ("MCV" or the "Fund") (OTCBB: MCVT) (http: today announced record net realized...

Aug 12, 2015, 10:44 ET
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Nets Sports & Entertainment, Onexim extend forbearance agreement

 Forest City Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE: FCEA and FCEB) announced today that Nets Sports & Entertainment (NS&E) and Onexim have agreed to...

Aug 11, 2015, 16:01 ET

Hudson City Savings Bank Responds To Community Need

Hudson City Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: HCBK), the holding company for Hudson City Savings Bank (the "Bank"), has announced that it will engage in a...

Aug 11, 2015, 16:00 ET

River City News Network Reports: Canadian Government Takes the Lead on Cambodian Sex Trade Prosecutions

 The following release is from the River City News Network, reporting on the topic of the Cambodian sex trade and Canadian citizens...

Aug 10, 2015, 19:06 ET
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Wynton Marsalis To Headline Tribute To Clark Terry With NJCU Alumni Jazz Big Band

 Acclaimed trumpeter Wynton Marsalis will perform a "Tribute to Clark Terry" with the New Jersey City University Alumni Jazz Big Band conducted...

Aug 06, 2015, 06:00 ET

City Office REIT Reports Second Quarter 2015 Results

-Increases 2015 Same-Store NOI Guidance -Announces Pending Dallas Acquisition  City Office REIT, Inc. (NYSE: CIO) (the "Company" or "City...

Aug 06, 2015, 06:00 ET
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National League of Cities Issues Call to Republican Presidential Candidates to Talk City Issues During First Debate

 On the eve to the first Republican presidential debate, the National League of Cities (NLC) sent a letter to participating candidates calling...

Aug 05, 2015, 19:14 ET

Google Fiber llega a San Antonio para dar a los residentes de la ciudad acceso al Internet de la más alta velocidad

 El día de hoy la alcalde Ivy R. Taylor anunció que Google Fiber llega a San Antonio. Mejorar la velocidad de la banda ancha y las...

Aug 05, 2015, 17:55 ET

Serevi RugbyTown Sevens showcases world-class rugby

All the excitement of Rugby 7s will be on display this August when the 4th Annual Serevi RugbyTown Sevens kicks off at Infinity Park (Aug. 14-16)....

Aug 05, 2015, 14:16 ET
Google Fiber is coming to San Antonio

Google Fiber is Coming to San Antonio to Bring City Residents Ultra-high Speed Internet Access

 Today, Mayor Ivy R. Taylor announced that Google Fiber is coming to San Antonio. Improving broadband speed and choice for residents has been a...

Aug 05, 2015, 09:22 ET

Statement on Clean Power Plan by Emerald Cities Collaborative President and CEO Denise Fairchild

"Reducing carbon emissions to meet the requirements of EPA's Clean Power Plan will literally bring a breath of fresh air to minority and low-income...