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Oct 23, 2014, 13:36 ET

New USDA Program for Financing Energy Efficiency Awards $6 Million to Roanoke Electric Cooperative

 U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack announced today that Roanoke Electric Membership Cooperative has received one of the first loans...

Oct 23, 2014, 12:01 ET

Collins Barrow Halifax partner speaks at national income tax conference

HALIFAX, NS, Oct. 23, 2014  /CNW/ - John Oakey, CPA, CA, a tax partner with Collins Barrow Halifax, was in Toronto recently to present a...

Oct 23, 2014, 08:45 ET

The NCB Co-op 100 Reports Top Producing Cooperatives with Revenues of $234.5 Billion

 Today, National Cooperative Bank, known for providing banking solutions tailored to meet the needs of cooperatives nationwide, released its...

Oct 22, 2014, 15:49 ET
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Wolverine Announces Plans for New Otsego County Natural Gas Power Plant

Wolverine Power Cooperative announced today that it plans to develop a new, natural gas-fueled electric generating facility called the Alpine Power...

Oct 20, 2014, 16:01 ET
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Cabot® Creamery Cooperative Announces September Reward Volunteers 5.0 Winners

Cabot Creamery Cooperative, the farm family owned dairy cooperative widely known as the makers of the "World's Best Cheddar," is once again...

Oct 20, 2014, 08:30 ET

Cooper Standard to Host Conference Call and Webcast on Oct. 31 to Discuss Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results

 Cooper-Standard Holdings Inc. (NYSE: CPS), the parent company of Cooper-Standard Automotive Inc. ("Cooper Standard"), will host a conference...

Oct 15, 2014, 15:46 ET
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Great Lakes Energy and Alger Delta Explore Merger

Officials from Great Lakes Energy (GLE) Cooperative, headquartered in Boyne City, MI, and Alger Delta Cooperative Electric Association,...

Oct 10, 2014, 17:00 ET

Personal Health Device Spire Wins The 2014 People's Design Award, Presented by Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

 Spire, a wearable personal health-tracking device, took home the trophy for the 2014 People's Design Award at Cooper Hewitt's National...

Oct 08, 2014, 08:00 ET

Award-Winning Virginia Author Announces Photo Contest to Benefit Franklin County Humane Society

 RITA® Award-winning author Inglath Cooper has today announced her sponsorship of a photography contest fundraiser to help raise needed...

Oct 01, 2014, 15:00 ET

Collins Barrow Sudbury seminars to address new NPO act

SUDBURY, ON, Oct. 1, 2014 /CNW/ - With Ontario's new Not-for-Profit Corporations Act (ONCA) set to transform how these organizations are created,...

Oct 01, 2014, 13:18 ET

Cooper Hewitt Announces Lineup of 2014 National Design Week Events Oct. 4-12

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum will host National Design Week from Oct. 4 through Oct. 12. Throughout the week, the museum will offer a...

Sep 25, 2014, 10:22 ET
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Cabot® Reward Volunteers 5.0 Announces August Winners - Will Be Giving Away Caribbean Cruise In November To One Participating Volunteer

 Cabot Creamery Cooperative, the farm family owned dairy cooperative widely known as the makers of the "World's Best Cheddar," is announcing...

Sep 23, 2014, 14:38 ET
C. David Goodlett Named Senior VP At Sugar Cooperative (PRNewsFoto/Sugar Cane Growers Cooperative)

Goodlett Named Senior VP At Sugar Cooperative

 C. David Goodlett was promoted to Senior Vice President of Government and Grower Relations of Sugar Cane Growers Cooperative of Florida at...

Sep 22, 2014, 15:00 ET

UAE calls for intensified efforts against Polio

 At an event hosted by the UAE Ministry of International Cooperation and Development (MICAD), speaking on behalf of the Minister MICAD, HE...

Sep 19, 2014, 07:00 ET

United Arab Emirates Hosts Polio Eradication: A Call to Action, a UN General Assembly Side Event

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ministry of International Cooperation and Development is hosting a UN General Assembly side event in partnership...

Sep 18, 2014, 14:50 ET

North Carolina's electric cooperatives warn of scam affecting consumers & small business owners

North Carolina's electric cooperatives are warning consumers that thieves posing as Duke Energy employees are trying to steal your money and...

Sep 18, 2014, 08:30 ET

Collins Barrow Durham co-presents succession-planning seminar

COURTICE, ON, Sept. 18, 2014 /CNW/ - "When it's safe to say that six out of 10 small business owners will be exiting their businesses over the...

Sep 17, 2014, 13:45 ET

The Cooperative Exchange Elects 2014 Officers

The Cooperative Exchange, the National Health Clearinghouse Association representing organizations in the healthcare information technology and...

Sep 15, 2014, 09:00 ET

Collins Barrow welcomes newest Toronto partner

TORONTO, Sept. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - Collins Barrow Toronto LLP congratulates Carolyn Seaquist, CPA, CGA, on being promoted to partner in its...

Sep 12, 2014, 11:41 ET
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Cabot Gratitude Grille 'Goes Orange' In Support Of National Hunger Action Month

 September is national Hunger Action Month, a nationwide campaign created by Feeding America that encourages the public to "Go Orange" while...