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Aug 13, 2014, 16:01 ET
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The Michaels Companies, Inc. to Report Second Quarter Results on August 27, 2014

 The Michaels Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ: MIK) today announced that it will report its second quarter results prior to market open on Wednesday,...

Aug 13, 2014, 08:43 ET
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Author Michael D. Dennis Announces Book Signing In West Hollywood, CA

 Los Angeles based author Michael D. Dennis announced that he will be signing copies of his novel A Native's Tongue and doing a reading at...

Aug 12, 2014, 16:56 ET

Gig Harbor Dentist Waves Fee for Dental Sedation

Are you one of the 30-40 million Americans who have a phobia about the dentist? While it's normal to have some anxiety regarding an upcoming dental...

Aug 12, 2014, 09:00 ET

Promising Parkinson's Disease Research Highlighted by The Michael J. Fox Foundation to Accelerate Drug Development

Research projects from five groups active in Parkinson's research comprise the 2014 first half (1H 2014) of The Michael J. Fox Foundation for...

Aug 07, 2014, 22:00 ET
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Michaels Announces Vendor and Supply Chain Partner of The Year Awards

 The Michaels Companies, Inc. (Nasdaq: MIK), North America's largest arts and crafts specialty retailer, today announced the recipients of its...

Aug 05, 2014, 12:35 ET

To Inform or Not to Inform? That Is the Question for Genetics Researchers

Researchers need to know the genetic profiles of their study participants to understand more about how certain mutations manifest disease. But do...

Jul 28, 2014, 09:05 ET

RaceTrac reaches $1 Million Milestone In Giving to The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research

RaceTrac announced that its cumulative giving to The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research has exceeded $1 million. This milestone is...

Jul 22, 2014, 11:00 ET

Parkinson's Organizations Unite to Serve Patients and Families Through National "Partners in Parkinson's" Initiative

National Parkinson's organizations are working together to help provide Parkinson's patients and caregivers with knowledge and support to optimize...

Jul 17, 2014, 15:14 ET

Terrorism Expert and Former Senior Security Policy Analyst in the Office of the Secretary of Defense Available for Booking

 Terrorism expert, F. Michael Maloof, a former senior security policy analyst in the Office of the Secretary of Defense, has almost 30 years of...

Jul 08, 2014, 09:49 ET
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New Book Profiles Colorful, Yet Unknown, Billionaires

 Michael Caldwell's newest book is titled The Unknown Billionaires.  It profiles 50 self-made men and women who have achieved the pinnacle...

Jul 08, 2014, 08:35 ET
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New Lance Underphal Mystery "Flight of the Tarantula Hawk" Emerges as Mystery Lovers' Book Club Pick

 Michael Allan Scott rattled cages with the first book of his paranormal mystery series, Dark Side of Sunset Pointe. His novel drew on Scott's...

Jun 26, 2014, 20:26 ET
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The Michaels Companies, Inc. Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering

 The Michaels Companies, Inc. (the "Company") today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 27,777,778 shares of its common...

Jun 26, 2014, 15:00 ET
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Leading Foundations Publish Recommendations to Accelerate Drug Repurposing for Neurodegenerative Diseases

A new peer-reviewed publication from the Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) and The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research...

Jun 18, 2014, 15:35 ET

Podcast: What Causes Parkinson's "Off" Episodes?

With long-term use, the gold standard medication for Parkinson's disease, levodopa, can wear off before it's time for another dose, causing motor...

Jun 06, 2014, 11:01 ET

Groundbreaking Stem Cell Research for Erectile Dysfunction

Dr. Michael Zahalsky, a prominent South Florida Urologist, was chosen to give a podium presentation at the 2014 Annual Meeting of the American...

Jun 05, 2014, 12:28 ET
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Michaels Stores, Inc. Announces Proposed Senior Subordinated Notes Offering

Michaels Stores, Inc. (the "Company") announced today that it intends to issue $250 million of 5 7/8% senior subordinated notes (the "notes") due...

May 27, 2014, 09:28 ET

The Michael J. Fox Foundation and AbbVie Launch "Partners in Parkinson's"

The Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) and AbbVie announced the launch of Partners in Parkinson's, a new strategic health initiative offering...

May 22, 2014, 07:00 ET
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Michaels Offers In-Store Adventures With Passport To Imagination

 Michaels has teamed with seven leading North American museums to create Passport to Imagination 2014, a low-cost, in-store summer program...

May 21, 2014, 07:00 ET
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Michaels Stores, Inc. Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2014 Results

Michaels Stores, Inc. (the "Company") today reported its financial results for the first quarter ended May 3, 2014. First Quarter Financial...

May 20, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Tax Resolution Pioneer Launches Training and Consulting Company

Attorneys, CPAs, Enrolled Agents looking to grow their practices by adding IRS representation clients to their firms can now learn how from a...