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Mar 24, 2015, 10:31 ET
Colbie Caillat will headline the 2015 Cox Charities Benefit Concert on 5.5.15 in Norfolk, Va. All proceeds benefit youth education programs in Virginia through Cox Charities.

Cox Charities Benefit Concert to feature Colbie Caillat

Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150324/184046   WHO:     Cox Communications, Cox Charities and...

Mar 23, 2015, 12:43 ET
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Cox and The Trust for Public Land Launch 5th Annual Cox Conserves Heroes Awards

 Cox Communications, in partnership with The Trust for Public Land, today launched Virginia's 5th annual Cox Conserves Heroes program to honor...

Mar 19, 2015, 12:00 ET
John Wolfe, Cox Communications senior vice president and southwest region manager; Bonnie Morgan, Phoenix Children's Hospital Foundation major gifts officer; Teresa Boeger, Phoenix Children's Hospital director of the division of family centered care; Nancy Rigby, Cox Foundations vice president; David Higginson, Phoenix Children Hospital senior vice president and chief information officer; Alex Taylor, Cox Enterprises executive vice president and great-grandson of James M. Cox, the company's founder.

Phoenix Children's Hospital Receives $200,000 Grant from James M. Cox Foundation

 Phoenix Children's Hospital received a $200,000 grant from the James M. Cox Foundation. The grant will support the hospital's "Connected...

Mar 19, 2015, 09:08 ET
The pier will be constructed from the edge of the floating breakwater in front of the dock to the land, creating public access by land and water.

Cox Announces $125,000 Challenge Grant to Save The Bay

 In celebration of the upcoming World Water Day on March 22, Cox Communications and the James M. Cox Foundation announced a $125,000 challenge...

Mar 12, 2015, 15:45 ET

Cox Charities Virginia Awards $135,000 to 15 Non-Profits Supporting Youth and Education Initiatives

 Cox Communications Virginia awarded $135,000 in grants to 15 non-profit organizations in Virginia through the Cox Charities grants...

Mar 12, 2015, 14:00 ET
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Classroom Central Announces $30,000 Grant From The James M. Cox Foundation

Classroom Central has been awarded a $30,000 grant from the James M. Cox Foundation to help provide free school supplies to students living in...

Mar 10, 2015, 07:00 ET
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Cox Target Media Appoints Jim Hackett as Sales Director for the Over-the-Counter Business Unit

 Cox Target Media (CTM), a leading digital and direct marketing company, announced today the new hire of Jim Hackett as Sales Director....

Feb 27, 2015, 11:52 ET
Mike Zeigler, Vice President of Cox Media

Cox Media and TubeMogul Announce Partnership Spanning TV and Digital Video

Today, TubeMogul (NASDAQ: TUBE), a leading enterprise software company for video advertising, and Cox Media announced that the companies have...

Feb 25, 2015, 09:00 ET
Small businesses and entrepreneurs with revenues less than $300k are invited to apply to pitch at Get Started NOLA through March 8.

Cox Business and Inc. Magazine Call for Contestants at Get Started NOLA

Start-ups, entrepreneurs and small business owners in Louisiana are invited to demonstrate their savvy business plan or new idea for feedback by a...

Feb 23, 2015, 16:20 ET
L to R: Jared Brossett (New Orleans Councilman, District D), Jacqui Vines (Cox Southeast Senior Vice President and Region Manager), Gerry Barousse (Chairman of the Bayou District Foundation), Mike Rodrigue (Bayou District Foundation Board of Directors)

Cox Announces $250,000 Grant to Bayou District Foundation

 The James M. Cox Foundation announced a $250,000 grant to the Bayou District Foundation (BDF). The grant will support the Bayou District...

Feb 19, 2015, 08:00 ET
Cox Communications and Cleveland Clinic launch Vivre Health to bring healthcare to the home

Cox Communications And Cleveland Clinic Form Alliance To Take Healthcare To The Home

 Cox Communications and Cleveland Clinic announce the formation of Vivre Health, a groundbreaking strategic alliance to bring world-class...

Feb 18, 2015, 08:30 ET
Farm to School is a nationwide movement that connects schools and local farms to serve healthy meals in school cafeterias, improve student nutrition and promote farm or gardening educational opportunities.

The James M. Cox Foundation Announces $250,000 Grant to Georgia Organics

 The James M. Cox Foundation announced today a $250,000 grant to Georgia Organics in support of the organization's Farm to School (F2S)...

Feb 16, 2015, 17:08 ET
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The James M. Cox Foundation Announces $300,000 Grant to YMCA of Northwest Florida

 The James M. Cox Foundation announced a $300,000 grant to the YMCA of Northwest Florida to support the construction of a new facility in...

Feb 04, 2015, 10:11 ET

Cox Communications Celebrates Black History Month throughout Virginia

Cox Communications will celebrate African-American culture and contributions throughout February in recognition of Black History Month. Cox will...

Jan 30, 2015, 13:10 ET

Cox & VCTA to award $100,000 in Scholarship Funds

 Virginia college students have an opportunity for scholarship dollars through the 2015 Virginia's Future Leaders Scholarship Program....

Jan 28, 2015, 13:23 ET
Entrepreneurs can pitch their business to Storage War stars Brandi and Jarrod at Get Started OC on February 25. Visit www.coxblue.com/getstartedOC to apply to pitch or register to attend.

Cox Business, A & E Networks and Inc. Magazine Call for Contestants to Award Best Pitch at Get Started OC

Start-ups, entrepreneurs and small business owners in Southern California are being called-up to demonstrate their savvy business plan or new idea...

Jan 28, 2015, 09:51 ET
Fans, tourists and Phoenix residents will have access to free, unlimited Cox WiFi during Super Bowl week

Free Cox WiFi Hotspots Available During Super Bowl in Phoenix

Cox Communications has opened up more than 1,200 hotspots to the public for free, unlimited use during Super Bowl XLIX week and is adding...

Jan 20, 2015, 09:05 ET
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MakeMyDeal(SM), a New Cox Automotive™ Company, is Redefining Online Automotive Retailing

ATLANTA, Jan. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- MakeMyDeal, a new company under the Cox Automotive umbrella, is redefining automotive retailing with an...

Jan 20, 2015, 09:00 ET
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The James M. Cox Foundation Announces $1 Million Grant to Atlanta Community Food Bank

 The James M. Cox Foundation announced today a $1,090,000 grant to the Atlanta Community Food Bank (ACFB) to establish and incubate Food Well...

Jan 07, 2015, 07:30 ET
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Cox Enterprises Names Duncan O'Brien as Senior Vice President and General Manager of Corporate Strategy and Investments

Cox Enterprises today named Duncan O'Brien as Senior Vice President and General Manager of Corporate Strategy and Investments. He will report to...