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Jul 15, 2013, 18:25 ET

Maximizing Board Engagement and Effectiveness Topic of July Shine Brighter Series for Nonprofits

 Orange Leap ( http://www.orangeleap.com/ ) announced today that its Shine Brighter Series of webcasts for nonprofits will feature Adam Roth,...

Jul 15, 2013, 06:00 ET
Former President of Marriott International Ed Fuller.  (PRNewsFoto/Laguna Strategic Advisors LLC)

Orange County Visitors Association Names Travel And Hospitality Industry Leader Ed Fuller President & CEO

 The Board of Directors of the Orange County Visitors Association (OCVA) has announced it has appointed internationally recognized travel and...

Jun 10, 2013, 17:00 ET
Town of Hillsborough, North Carolina Mayor Tom Stevens stands in downtown Hillsborough at an historic marker at the corner of King and Churton streets in front of the Old Orange County Courthouse.  (PRNewsFoto/Chapel Hill/Orange County Visitors Bureau)

Historic Hillsborough, NC: Promoting Sustainable Prosperity While Holding On To Its Past

The town of Hillsborough was founded in 1754 on the spot where the Great Indian Trading path crossed the Eno River, and though over 250 years have...

May 07, 2013, 07:00 ET

Orange Leap Announces Partnership with give2gether to Expand Online Fundraising into Social

 Orange Leap (www.orangeleap.com) developer of cloud-based fundraising and constituent relationship management (CRM) software, announced today...

Apr 18, 2013, 10:00 ET

Se lanza en Android la aplicación de comunicaciones Libon de Orange

Nombre: Libon (ahora disponible en Google Play y en la App Store) Descripción rápida: Libon – la aplicación de...

Apr 18, 2013, 10:00 ET

Orange führt Kommunikations-App Libon für Android ein

   Bezeichnung:  Libon (jetzt auch auf Google Play und im App Store...

Apr 18, 2013, 10:00 ET

Aplicativo de Comunicações Libon da Orange é lançado para Android

Nome: Libon (agora disponível no Google Play bem como na App Store) Argumento de venda:  Libon – o mais inovador,...

Apr 18, 2013, 10:00 ET

Libon, l'application de communication d'Orange, débarque sur Android

   Nom :  Libon (désormais disponible sur Google Play en plus de l'App...

Apr 18, 2013, 10:00 ET

Libon, la aplicación de comunicación de Orange, se lanza en Android

   Nombre:  Libon (disponible ya en Google Play y en la Tienda de Aplicaciones)    Vistazo...

Apr 18, 2013, 10:00 ET

Orange's Communication App Libon Launches on Android

    Name:  Libon (now available on Google Play as well the App Store)     Quick Pitch:  Libon -...

Mar 12, 2013, 07:00 ET

Orange Leap Signs JMT Consulting Group As Authorized Partner

Orange Leap (http://www.orangeleap.com/index.shtml) announced today that JMT Consulting Group, a leading national software and service provider,...

Mar 05, 2013, 17:34 ET
Fridays on the Front Porch on the lawn of the beautiful historic Carolina Inn is every Friday from late April through early October at 5 pm - 8 pm with live music, a picnic menu and drink specials. This fun event is one of dozens throughout the Spring in Chapel Hill, NC. Experience art and craft shows, garden and farm tours, music and barbecue festivals and more in Spring 2013 in Chapel Hill and Orange County, NC. For a list of family fun events and to plan your springtime getaway, visit www.visitchapelhill.org. Source: Chapel Hill/Orange County Visitors Bureau.  (PRNewsFoto/Chapel Hill/Orange County Visitors Bureau)

Spring Getaways to Chapel Hill and Orange County, NC

 Spring is in the air and you know what that means: Azaleas, dogwoods and honeysuckle bloom in the warmer weather and, if you have a teenager,...

Feb 21, 2013, 16:00 ET

Orange, Ericsson and Qualcomm have successfully completed the world's first live demonstration of supplemental downlink technology on L-band frequencies

Orange, Ericsson and Qualcomm Incorporated, through its wholly owned subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., have successfully used L-band...

Jan 30, 2013, 19:30 ET

Orange Leap Shine Brighter Series for Nonprofits Features Matt McCabe

 Orange Leap's Shine Brighter Series features Matt McCabe from Pursuant presenting "I Have A Dream: The Importance of Vision At Every Donor...

Jan 21, 2013, 09:00 ET

Orange County Resident Bill Holmes Donates $27 Million To Children's Hospital of Orange County To Name New Tower

Children's Hospital of Orange County (CHOC Children's) today announced that Newport Beach, Calif. resident and retired businessman Bill Holmes...

Jan 18, 2013, 10:17 ET
Blue Orange Games is releasing their first line of toys called Engenius, a collection of three wooden construction sets. With interchangeable parts, kids can design and build their own toy. The pieces are easy to screw, push and bolt together into dozens of models. Everything stays in place for hours of play until they're ready to disassemble and build again. Available in Airplane, Helicopter and Spaceship sets. Blue Orange plants two trees for each tree used to create their wooden products.  (PRNewsFoto/Blue Orange Games)

Blue Orange Games to Debut Engenius, a New Line of Construction Toys at Toy Fair 2013

Blue Orange Games is soaring into new territory. Makers of tabletop games geared towards families for over a decade, the San Francisco based...

Jan 09, 2013, 09:00 ET

Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt Announces First Store in New York City

 Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt (Orange Leaf), a self-serve, choose-your-own-toppings frozen dessert chain, has announced the opening of its first...

Jan 09, 2013, 07:00 ET

Orange Leap Shine Brighter Series Features Mark Rhode Speaking On 'Integrated Marketing for Nonprofits'

Orange Leap's monthly Shine Brighter Series of webcasts for nonprofits continues on Thursday, January 17, 2013, 2 p.m. EST, with "Integrated...

Jan 03, 2013, 19:50 ET

Children's Gardening Workshops at the Great Park Farm + Food Lab

 Families from throughout Orange County can expect their kids to come home with dirty hands after a day at one of the Orange County Great...

Dec 19, 2012, 18:01 ET

Great Night! Family New Year's Eve at the Great Park to Feature Radio Personality Big Wave Dave from 95.9 FM The Fish

 Popular radio personality Big Wave Dave from 95.9 FM The Fish has joined the fun-filled line-up for the Great Night! Family New Year's Eve...