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Aug 29, 2014, 07:16 ET
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Independent game studio gears to kick-start board game revolution

 K-GAMING Ltd. (Tallinn, Estonia) an independent game studio has announced today that it will be launching its Kickstarter campaign in August...

Aug 19, 2014, 08:55 ET
Thomas R. Williams, releases new book, Permission to Dream: I Can I Will I Did (photo by manda aiello photography) (PRNewsFoto/The K Factor Enterprises)

Retired NFL Player, Thomas R. Williams, Becomes An Author

Thomas R. Williams, retired NFL player and motivational speaker, releases his first book Permission to Dream: I Can I Will I Did.  At the age...

Jul 29, 2014, 17:14 ET
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K Alliance Releases New iPad App for iOS 7

 K Alliance today released its first course, Excel 2010 Basic, on iTunes. With this launch, K Alliance has now enabled Apple users to benefit...

Jul 28, 2014, 08:00 ET

Bradley C.F. Angst - Joins George K. Baum & Company's Albuquerque Office

Investment bank George K. Baum & Company ("GKB") announced today that Brad Angst, Vice President, will be joining the New Mexico Public Finance...

Jul 16, 2014, 12:57 ET
Seattle Seahawks Running Back Supports Children Born With Microtia. (PRNewsFoto/K and B Surgical Center)

Seattle Seahawks Running Back Supports Children Born With Microtia

Seattle Seahawks running back, Derrick Coleman, Jr. enjoyed a fun afternoon tossing the football and signing T-shirts with children having Microtia...

Jun 25, 2014, 06:00 ET

Damian Maggos - Opens George K. Baum & Company Indianapolis Office

 Investment banking Firm George K. Baum & Company ("GKB") announced today that it has expanded its nationwide presence by opening a public...

Jun 24, 2014, 11:15 ET

Carpenter's Son Publishing Announces the Upcoming Release of "Next Step" by Timothy K. Lynn

 Carpenter's Son Publishing announces the upcoming release of Next Step by Timothy K. Lynn. Next Step (ISBN: 978-1-940262-19-2,Category:...

Jun 17, 2014, 08:40 ET
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Seattle Author Ryan K. Howard Makes the Jump from Writing Software to Writing Fiction with Debut Novel 'Black Machetes'

 Ryan K. Howard releases his debut novel "Black Machetes," a page-turning thriller that weaves in controversial subjects of child abuse,...

Jun 09, 2014, 16:38 ET
Former Governors Ed Rendell and Mark Schweiker Rally for Pre-K For PA with NW PA Pre-K for PA Co-chairs Ron DiNicola and Nick Scott Jr. (PRNewsFoto/Pre-K for PA Campaign)

Now With Photo: Former Governors Rendell, Schweiker Travel Across PA in Support of Pre-K, Call for Increased State Investment in Early Learning

Former Pennsylvania governors, democrat Ed Rendell and republican Mark Schweiker, today crisscrossed the commonwealth travelling from Erie to...

Jun 09, 2014, 12:08 ET

Former Governors Rendell, Schweiker Travel Across PA in Support of Pre-K, Call for Increased State Investment in Early Learning

Former Pennsylvania governors, democrat Ed Rendell and republican Mark Schweiker, today crisscrossed the commonwealth travelling from Erie to...

May 30, 2014, 14:22 ET

Link Schwartz Announces Family Law Specialist Certification

Link Schwartz, one of the most highly respected lawyers in Los Angeles, California, recently announced that she is a Certified Family Law...

May 15, 2014, 06:15 ET

George K. Baum & Company Expands its Taxable Fixed Income Division

 George K. Baum & Company ("GKB") expands their Taxable Fixed Income Division with the addition of offices in New York, NY and Bethesda,...

May 13, 2014, 08:30 ET
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Noted Landscape Photographer Michael K. Yamaoka Boldly Embarks on Odyssey to Portray "Goddess" Figures in Legendary Settings

 Michael K. Yamaoka reveals a dimension of his work only hinted at in previous shows in his beguiling new photographs at the Atlantic Gallery...

May 09, 2014, 09:00 ET

Pharmaceutical Executive Paul Williams Joins K-V Pharmaceutical Company as Head of Women's Healthcare Division

 Today, K-V Pharmaceutical Company ("KV") announced that Paul Williams – a seasoned executive with extensive experience in both neonatal...

May 01, 2014, 10:18 ET

The Classically Modern Virginia Lifestyle has Arrived in Ashburn

 K. Hovnanian® Homes® is proud to announce the Grand Opening of Line K® at Willowsford. Designed by the internationally...

Apr 24, 2014, 13:30 ET

New Pre-K for PA Report Finds Every Dollar Invested in Pre-K Generates $1.79 in PA Economy

Access to high-quality pre-k has both immediate and lasting economic benefits that extend far beyond the individual child, according to a new...

Mar 13, 2014, 16:51 ET

'Pre-K for PA' Releases Data on Pre-K Access for Southeastern Pennsylvania: Too Few Children Can Enroll in High-Quality Pre-K Programs

 There are nearly 70,000 three- and four year-old children in southeastern Pennsylvania who can not enroll in high-quality pre-kindergarten,...

Mar 13, 2014, 06:45 ET

Chuck Procknow With George K. Baum & Company Awarded The Sarah P. Daignault Outstanding Support of Independent School Award

 George K. Baum & Company is proud to announce Chuck Procknow, Executive Vice President, as the recipient of the Sarah P. Daignault...

Mar 04, 2014, 06:30 ET

George K. Baum & Company Expands National Housing Group

 The recent growth in the national housing market, along with the success of  GKB Mortgage Markets LLC, our newest affiliate, has led...

Feb 26, 2014, 10:15 ET
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K Alliance Announces New Non-Profit Partnerships

 K Alliance, an online eLearning provider, is now partnering with not-for-profit organizations nationwide in attempts to better our...