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May 01, 2015, 10:01 ET

A New Buyers' Guide to Canada's Forest Products: The superior responsible choice

OTTAWA, May 1, 2015 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) and PwC have released an updated Buyers' Guide to Canada's...

Apr 27, 2015, 19:14 ET
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Forest City Enterprises Notice of First-Quarter Earnings and Conference Call

 Forest City Enterprises, Inc., (NYSE: FCEA and FCEB) will release its first-quarter financial results on Monday, May 4, 2015, after the NYSE...

Apr 25, 2015, 16:00 ET

Foresters, KaBOOM! and volunteers bring families together with new playground at Kittredge Park

Playground will enhance family and community well-being ATLANTA, April 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - The Atlanta community was revitalized today thanks...

Apr 23, 2015, 11:26 ET

OneMain Financial expands partnership with National Forest Foundation to plant 200,000 trees in the Custer-Gallatin National Forest

The National Forest Foundation (NFF) is pleased to announce an expanded partnership with OneMain Financial. First established in 2014, the...

Apr 21, 2015, 17:52 ET

Forest industry welcomes budget help for collaborative research and innovation

OTTAWA, April 21, 2015 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is grateful that today's federal budget continues the federal...

Apr 20, 2015, 17:00 ET

Resolute to Host Management Call to Discuss First Quarter Results

MONTRÉAL, April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE: RFP) (TSX: RFP) expects to announce its first quarter...

Apr 18, 2015, 16:00 ET

Foresters, KaBOOM! and volunteers bring dream of play to life for Morris Jeff Community School

Playground will enhance family and community well-being NEW ORLEANS, April 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Just a few months shy of the 10th anniversary...

Apr 15, 2015, 07:15 ET

Feronia Forests LLC Honored as 'Best for the Environment', Creating Most Overall Positive Environmental Impact

 Yesterday, Feronia Forests LLC was recognized for creating the most positive overall environmental impact by the nonprofit B Lab with the...

Apr 06, 2015, 15:55 ET

Barrett Foundation Business Concept Challenge offers $100,000 incentive for innovative solutions to natural resource issues affecting U.S. National Forests and Grasslands

The National Forest Foundation (NFF) is accepting pre-proposals for the 2015 Barrett Foundation Business Concept Challenge beginning today. This...

Apr 02, 2015, 13:11 ET

Canada's forests and its natural cycles

OTTAWA, April 2, 2015 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) and its members understand and embrace the value and importance...

Apr 02, 2015, 12:44 ET

Financial literacy makes good cents

 Do you understand basic financial concepts? Are you confident about every financial decision you make? If you had to take a quiz on...

Apr 01, 2015, 10:52 ET

First Investors Encourages Everyone to Gain Knowledge during Financial Literacy Month

NEW YORK, April 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Ever since the US Senate designated April as Financial Literacy Month 12 years ago, Americans have been...

Mar 24, 2015, 17:00 ET

Resolute Stands with Northern Communities in Their Call for Government Working Group on FSC

MONTREAL, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE: RFP) (TSX: RFP) today announced its strong endorsement of the Alliance...

Mar 23, 2015, 14:00 ET
Old Forester Mint Julep, the Official Drink of the Kentucky Derby, is available in stores late March.

Old Forester Releases Ready-to-Serve Mint Julep Cocktail

 Old Forester Mint Julep, a 60-proof ready-to-serve cocktail made with Old Forester Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whisky, will be available for...

Mar 20, 2015, 09:43 ET

Canadian Forest Industry celebrates International Day of Forests with focus on climate change

OTTAWA, March 20, 2015 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is underscoring the crucial role played by the forest sector...

Mar 12, 2015, 14:45 ET
Four-year-old Kyler Rippey smiles as the Clemson Tiger wishes him well. The mascots of the Atlantic Coast Conference paid a visit to Brenner Children's Hospital as part of an outreach initiative for the 2015 ACC Men's Basketball Tournament.

ACC Mascots Visit Patients at Brenner Children's Hospital

The mascots of the Atlantic Coast Conference spent yesterday afternoon at Brenner Children's Hospital, part of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center....

Mar 12, 2015, 08:30 ET

Jaime Westenbarger's Growing Financial Firm Is One He "Would Want To Be A Client Of"

Hundreds of clients of Grand Rapids, Michigan based Forest Hills Financial and thousands of listeners across the state who tune into President and...

Mar 11, 2015, 17:00 ET

Resolute to Hold its Annual Meeting of Stockholders on May 29

MONTREAL, March 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE: RFP) (TSX: RFP) will hold its annual meeting of stockholders...

Mar 05, 2015, 19:04 ET
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Forest City Announces Exchanges of $40.5 Million of Convertible Senior Notes due 2016 for Common Stock

 Forest City Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE: FCEA and FCEB) today announced that it has entered into separate, privately negotiated exchange...

Mar 05, 2015, 16:30 ET

Resolute Announces Permanent Closure of Machine #9 at the Alma Paper Mill

Reduction of an annual paper production capacity of 75,000 metric tons MONTRÉAL, March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Resolute Forest...