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La Quinta Inns & Suites President & Chief Executive Officer Wayne B. Goldberg Appears On CNBC's "Mad Money With Jim Cramer"

 La Quinta Holdings Inc. (NYSE: LQ), owner, operator and franchisor of La Quinta Inns & Suites hotels, today announced that its President...

Feb 27, 2015, 16:29 ET

La-Z-Boy Names Vice President, Real Estate

 La-Z-Boy Incorporated (NYSE: LZB) today announced the appointment of Jeffrey Fink as Vice President, Real Estate.  He will join the...

Feb 26, 2015, 17:00 ET
Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino

For The First Time In 40 Years, Elvis Is Back In The Building

Elvis Presley's Graceland and Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino announced today that they will bring the authentic Elvis Presley back to Las...

Feb 26, 2015, 12:15 ET

93rd Annual General Meeting - Diversification and acquisitions - A winning strategy for La Coop fédérée

MONTRÉAL, Feb. 26, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Meeting in Montréal for their 93rd annual general meeting, the members of La Coop...

Feb 25, 2015, 17:39 ET

LA Fitness Invites Members And Guests To Dance, Donate And Help Find A Cure For Lou Gehrig's Disease

More than 615 clubs throughout North America to hold a Group Fitness ZUMBA ® class on Feb. 28 in support of Augie's Quest, a non-profit...

Feb 24, 2015, 16:01 ET

La Quinta Holdings Inc. Reports Strong Results For Both Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2014

 La Quinta Holdings Inc. ("La Quinta" or the "Company") (NYSE: LQ) today reported its fourth quarter and full year 2014 results on a pro forma...

Feb 24, 2015, 12:41 ET

Smiles LA is Hosting Membership Business Mixer with Guest Speaker, Senator Kevin De Leon

Smiles LA announces that it is hosting Membership Business Mixer with Senator Kevin De Leon as guest speaker. Scheduled for Friday, February 27,...

Feb 23, 2015, 11:05 ET

La Cantera Hill Country Resort Unveils New Look & Extensive New Amenities

La Cantera Hill Country Resort, managed by Destination Hotels, is readying for reopening after its multi-million dollar transformation. The...

Feb 23, 2015, 08:30 ET

LA Crawfish Opens Franchise Store in Webster, Texas

 LA Crawfish announces the opening of its newest franchise location in Webster, Texas. The Houston-based restaurant franchise, known for its...

Feb 20, 2015, 14:17 ET
LVCVA Buys Riviera Hotel & Casino, Begins Las Vegas' Next Evolution

Las Vegas Global Business District Takes Major Step Forward

LVCVA Buys Riviera Hotel & Casino, Begins Las Vegas' Next Evolution The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) Board of...

Feb 20, 2015, 13:46 ET

3 Tips for Convenience Store Owners Managing Winter Months

 Most commercial businesses, from grocery store chains to shops and retail outlets, make the most out of the holiday season to boost their...

Feb 19, 2015, 12:30 ET

Low Down Payment Mortgages Exclusive to The Ogden Downtown Las Vegas

DK Las Vegas LLC, the owner of The Ogden, the 21-story high-rise condominium building located in the heart of Downtown Las Vegas, today announced...

Feb 17, 2015, 16:10 ET

La-Z-Boy Reports Fiscal 2015 Third-Quarter Results

La-Z-Boy Incorporated (NYSE: LZB) today reported its operating results for the fiscal 2015 third quarter ended January 24, 2015. Fiscal 2015...

Feb 17, 2015, 10:30 ET
La Salle University announced today the appointment of Colleen M. Hanycz (pronounced Han-ich) Ph.D., as its first woman and first lay president.  Hancyz is currently Principal (a Canadian equivalent of President) of Brescia University College in London, Ontario, Canada. An accomplished attorney and administrative leader as well as a devout Roman Catholic, Hanycz will become the 29th president in the University's 152-year history.

Colleen M. Hanycz, Ph.D., Named 29th President of La Salle University

La Salle University, established through the legacy of St. John Baptist de La Salle, patron saint of teachers, and known for its academic...

Feb 13, 2015, 16:46 ET

Interest in Cigars Rising after Trade Relaxations

 Despite recent relaxations in some, but not all, trade restrictions with Cuba, Cuban cigars are still not sold in U.S. stores. According to...

Feb 11, 2015, 13:00 ET

New Text Messaging App TextMuse Lets Users Discover And Share Fun Content With Their Friends & Colleagues

 Have you ever seen a cute photo, great recipe or inspirational quote and said "I know someone who would appreciate that?" A new texting app...

Feb 11, 2015, 11:25 ET
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Bill Foley, Hockey Vision Las Vegas Announce NHL Season Ticket Drive

 Seasoned business man Bill Foley, Hockey Vision Las Vegas and community leaders have joined together to launch a season ticket drive in...

Feb 11, 2015, 09:00 ET
La Torretta Lake Resort & Spa

La Torretta Lake Resort & Spa Introduces Two Ways To Save During Spring Break 2015 Stays

 La Torretta Lake Resort & Spa, the premier Texas retreat less than an hour north of Houston, presents two Spring Break offers where...

Feb 11, 2015, 08:40 ET
"Love Wins:" Hand Painted 1 of a Kind on Canvas, King of Pop Art Nelson De La Nuez

Nelson De La Nuez, The King of Pop Art, Releases New Art, Celebrating the Right to Gay Marriage at Palm Springs Fine Art Show

 Bruce Lurie, owner of Lurie Gallery, will show brand new, exciting work from Nelson De La Nuez, the King of Pop Art at booth # 109 at the Palm...

Feb 10, 2015, 08:35 ET

American Horror Film Lets Everyone Become a Distributor

 American horror film, Rage: Midsummer's Eve, set in the Arctic Circle will have its premiere on March 6th, 2015. Before that the film's...