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Jan 15, 2015, 08:30 ET

Whidbey Island Sailor Michael McCastle Flips 250lb Tire 13 Miles for Wounded Vets

 Incredible strength, willpower and self-discipline all focused on raising awareness of a great cause. That's the story of Whidbey Island...

Dec 30, 2014, 08:30 ET
Roza no Daibutsu, Kamakura

Noted Photographer Michael K. Yamaoka Shows 50 Years of Iconic Images at the Newly Opened Gateway Art Center in Midtown Manhattan

 This collection of highlights from 50 years of Michael K. Yamaoka's photography, now showing at the Madison Gallery in the new Gateway Art...

Dec 03, 2014, 15:13 ET
American Fashion Designer B Michael & CEO Mark-Anthony Edwards of b michael AMERICA Named 'New Abolitionist'

American Fashion Designer B Michael & CEO Mark-Anthony Edwards of b michael AMERICA Named 'New Abolitionist'

 American Fashion Designer B Michael & CEO Mark-Anthony Edwards of b michael AMERICA have been named one of New York's "New Abolitionists"...

Dec 02, 2014, 13:26 ET
Finally a DYI manual to guide executives to master the daily challenge of managing their responsibilities AND their personal needs

Mastering the CEO's Greatest Challenge: Strategies for Staying Cool in the Executive Hot Seat

A much-needed DIY manual is now available to guide executives through the core personal challenge they face each day.  In Mastering the...

Dec 02, 2014, 09:00 ET

The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research Launches The Edmond J. Safra Fellowship in Movement Disorders

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

Dec 01, 2014, 16:18 ET

Daring drama tackles fishing and heroin addiction

If Colorado had an Ocean, a new play by veteran playwright Michael Gorman, addresses the common threads of addiction, recovery and a close-knit...

Nov 28, 2014, 14:53 ET

Fifth Civil Lawsuit Alleges Northern Illinois area Doctor Sexually Abused Patient in Home

The Law Offices of Michael J. Gravlin filed suit on behalf of another alleged victim of a sexual assault and battery committed by her physician in...

Nov 24, 2014, 10:34 ET

Entrepreneur Answers President's Call to Be Brother's Keeper with Website and E-Book to Empower Black Men

 In the wake of President Obama's "My Brother's Keeper Initiative", entrepreneur, author, motivational speaker, radio and TV show host, Coach...

Nov 18, 2014, 09:12 ET

Michael Schwerdtfeger Releases Free eBook "The Inner Workings of a Deal: Tips for a Successful Transaction"

 Michael Schwerdtfeger, a sell-side mergers and acquisitions advisor to middle market businesses and managing director at Chapman Associates,...

Nov 18, 2014, 08:40 ET

Boston Elder Care Expert and Author A. Michael Bloom Launches Website to Offer Practical Support for Caregivers Just in Time for the Holidays

 Tens of millions of people are selflessly caring for a sick or elderly loved one. The demands on time, money, and energy for those thrust into...

Nov 13, 2014, 10:54 ET

A Father's Personal Journey Through Science, Scripture, and Same-Sex Love

 Much has been debated about faith and homosexuality; and both sides have demonized and excluded the other. In a new book, Science, Scripture...

Nov 04, 2014, 08:30 ET

New Paranormal Mystery Series Revealed on Daytime TV

 Michael Allan Scott wraps up 2014 with a television media tour showcasing the Lance Underphal Mystery series. Four separate appearances will...

Oct 24, 2014, 16:33 ET
Sanford Darling, House of 1000 Paintings (Santa Barbara, CA). Photo: John Turner, 1975.

THIS MUST BE THE PLACE - New exhibition series explores the role of place in the human experience

THIS MUST BE THE PLACE, a series of five exhibitions at the John Michael Kohler Arts Center, explores the concept that there are places, large or...

Oct 23, 2014, 15:33 ET

Michael Drobot, Pacific Hospital of Long Beach CEO, files defamation lawsuit against plaintiff attorneys

Michael D. Drobot, Chief Executive Officer of Pacific Hospital of Long Beach, this week filed a $50 million dollar defamation lawsuit against a...

Oct 20, 2014, 12:45 ET

Real World Of Mafia Boss, Michael Franzese And His True Life Redemption Shown Through Scenes Of The Crucifixion, Deemed Too Violent By MPAA In Upcoming Film "God The Father"

The upcoming release God the Father, slated for release on October 31, the day Michael Franzese, once dubbed the Prince of the Mafia, became a...

Oct 14, 2014, 08:30 ET

Author's Troubled Past Inspires Acclaimed Mystery Series

 When asked about solitary confinement in an Arizona felony block, Scott said, "Some things are better left a mystery." Yet he admits to...

Oct 14, 2014, 05:00 ET

Sir Peter Michael Receives Wine Spectator's Distinguished Service Award for 2014

Sir Peter Michael, proprietor of Peter Michael Winery in the Knights Valley region of Sonoma County, is the recipient of Wine Spectator's...

Oct 13, 2014, 16:13 ET

Iconic 7 Deadly Zins Gets A Facelift

 Brothers Mike and Dave Phillips of Michael David Winery have been producing the winery's flagship wine, 7 Deadly Zins, for over a...

Oct 08, 2014, 14:30 ET
Culinary Art Car construction at Lakeshore Technical College, 8/2014. A Connecting Communities collaboration. Photo: John Michael Kohler Arts Center. (PRNewsFoto/John Michael Kohler Arts Center)

The John Michael Kohler Arts Center's Culinary Art Car Rolls into the Sheboygan Community

Blending the art-car tradition and the commercial food truck, the John Michael Kohler Arts Center, in partnership with Lakeshore Technical College,...

Oct 08, 2014, 08:40 ET
Black Men Rock cover (PRNewsFoto/Michael Taylor)

Black Entrepreneur and Author Challenges the View of Black Male Crisis in America

 Coach Michael Taylor, author of Black Men Rock, and founder of the Black Men Rock website, proves in his book and website that...