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Sep 02, 2015, 10:00 ET
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Award-Winning Screenwriter Uses Crowdfunding Campaign to Change Hollywood's Ideal of Beauty to Include PLUS-SIZE women

Michael Elliot Media announced a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo.com to fund a new romantic comedy that will feature a plus-size actress as the...

Sep 01, 2015, 05:00 ET
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Peter Michael Winery Donates $300,000 to the Sonoma State University Wine Spectator Learning Center

The Peter Michael Winery is pleased to announce they have made a donation to Sonoma State University's (SSU) School of Business and Economics in...

Aug 20, 2015, 18:22 ET

Russell Poole Releases "Chaos Merchants" Posthumously

 It is with great sadness that friend and colleague Michael Douglas Carlin, announces that Russell Poole died suddenly while at the Los...

Aug 20, 2015, 14:27 ET
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Photographer Michael Tischler Kicks Off Five-City One-Off Image Gallery Tour With Gift For National September 11 Memorial & Museum

 Photographer Michael Tischler will kick off a five-city gallery tour in New York City at 345 Broome Street Gallery with a philanthropic...

Aug 20, 2015, 08:35 ET
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Social Media Background Checks Uncover Clues for Legal, Law Enforcement and HR Industries

 Ann Michaels & Associates, a leader in Customer Experience and Social Media Management programs, today announced it has expanded its...

Jul 26, 2015, 18:33 ET

Michael Ong Gonzales Becomes A Certified Management Accountant (CMA)

 Michael Ong Gonzales has earned the Certified Management Accountant (CMA) designation and joins a rapidly growing number of professionals who...

Jul 15, 2015, 22:33 ET

Michael Ong Gonzales Streamlines Publisher's Operations

 Michael Ong Gonzales announced his Accounting Firm teamed up with Irvine based Five Tool Technology to develop a cutting edge platform for...

Jun 30, 2015, 09:00 ET

The Michael J. Fox Foundation and The Michael Stern Parkinson's Research Foundation Join Forces to Accelerate Novel Ideas in Parkinson's Research

 The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research (MJFF) and The Michael Stern Parkinson's Research Foundation (MSPRF) announced today...

Jun 17, 2015, 08:40 ET

With BP Claim Filing Deadline Passed, No Second Chances for Appealed or Denied Claims

June 8, 2015 was the deadline for individuals and businesses affected by the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill to submit a claim under the Court-Approved...

Jun 08, 2015, 07:01 ET

Michael Ong Gonzales receives Chartered Global Management Accountant Designation

Michael Ong Gonzales has earned the Chartered Global Management Accountant Designation and joins a distinct number of accounting professionals who...

Jun 02, 2015, 09:30 ET

Ultra-Athlete Sam Fox Embarks On 14,000-Mile Cross-Country "Tour de Fox" To Raise $1 Million For Michael J. Fox Foundation

Today, ultra-athlete and Michael J. Fox Foundation staffer Sam Fox (no relation to Michael J. Fox), kicks off Tour de Fox (www.tourdefox.org). With...

May 29, 2015, 07:01 ET

Michael Ong Gonzales, CPA, Saves Client Close to Seventy Thousand Dollars in Taxes

Michael Ong Gonzales, CPA, announced his Accounting Firm saved a client close to seventy-thousand dollars in taxes. The accountancy firm...

May 18, 2015, 10:01 ET

The Michael J. Fox Foundation Announces Five Academic Centers Chosen for 2016 Edmond J. Safra Fellowships in Movement Disorders

The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research, in collaboration with its longtime supporter and partner The Edmond J. Safra Foundation,...

May 13, 2015, 09:15 ET

The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research Confers Inaugural Bachmann-Strauss Prize for Excellence in Dystonia Research

 At an event celebrating the new collaborative research alliance between The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research (MJFF) and The...

May 11, 2015, 13:00 ET

The Michael J. Fox Foundation and Imago Pharmaceuticals Partner to Advance Use of Research Tools to Speed Parkinson's Research

 The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research (MJFF) announces the acquisition of a library of research tools around the parkin...

Apr 20, 2015, 08:30 ET

Saint Michael's Medical Center Releases Response to Navigant Study

Saint Michael's Medical Center released its response to a report by Navigant Consulting recommending the consolidation and closing of healthcare...

Apr 15, 2015, 15:10 ET

John Hardy, PhD, Leader in Parkinson's Genetics Research, Honored with 2015 Robert A. Pritzker Prize

John Hardy, PhD, a pioneer in the study of Parkinson's genetics, is the recipient of the 2015 Robert A. Pritzker Prize for Leadership in...

Apr 13, 2015, 16:17 ET

Drobot sues lawyers, individuals over fabricated claims of "counterfeit screw" conspiracy

 Five weeks after a state court tossed out a host of civil conspiracy charges against him, Michael D. Drobot and his company Healthsmart...

Apr 10, 2015, 09:00 ET

Michael & Susan Dell Foundation Announces the 2015 Class of Dell Scholars

The Michael & Susan Dell Foundation today announced its 12th class of Dell Scholars, providing 300 low-income, determined students the chance...

Apr 07, 2015, 08:29 ET

Arizona Mystery by Michael Allan Scott Honored as 5-Star Best Book Pick of 2014

 The Lance Underphal suspense mysteries bring together elements of hard-core murder mystery, the paranormal, the housing crash, and the desert...