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American Heart Month: Study Finds Corn Oil Helps Lower Cholesterol More than EVOO

 Just in time for February's American Heart Month, a study published in the January/February 2015 issue of the Journal of Clinical Lipidology...

Jan 22, 2015, 11:28 ET

McCarthy Begins Term As President Of Greater Boston Association Of REALTORS®

 David McCarthy, of Canton, Operating Partner for Keller Williams Realty Boston-Metro and Keller Williams Realty Chestnut Hill Market Center,...

Jan 22, 2015, 11:10 ET

Local Broker Elected Treasurer Of Greater Boston Association Of REALTORS®

Marie Presti, a real estate broker and owner of Realty Executives Esteemed Properties in Newton, has been elected as Treasurer of the Greater...

Jan 22, 2015, 11:07 ET

Local Broker Begins Term As President-Elect Of Greater Boston Association Of REALTORS®

 Andrew Sarno, Broker Associate at RE/MAX Andrew Realty Services in Medford, has been elected as President-Elect of the Greater Boston...

Jan 22, 2015, 11:06 ET

Local Broker Re-Elected Vice President Of Greater Boston Association Of REALTORS®

Robert Harrington, a real estate broker and owner of Nexum Group in Framingham, has been re-elected as Vice President of the Greater Boston...

Jan 21, 2015, 06:00 ET

GREY GOOSE® Vodka Toasts Official 2015 Sundance Film Festival Partnership With A Week Of Extraordinary Events

GREY GOOSE®, the World's Best Tasting vodka, will celebrate those who share a passion to achieve the extraordinary in film with its official...

Jan 20, 2015, 08:00 ET

New Real Estate Agents Join John R. Wood Properties

 John R. Wood Properties is proud to announce the addition of the following new agents to its team. John R. Wood Properties...

Jan 20, 2015, 06:00 ET

Iniciativa de Arte Global do Guggenheim UBS MAP se expande com a indicação de Sara Raza como curadora do Oriente Médio e da África do Norte

Richard Armstrong, diretor do Museu e da Fundação Solomon R. Guggenheim, anunciou hoje que a curadora, escritora, editora e educadora...

Jan 20, 2015, 06:00 ET

Die Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative expandiert mit der Berufung von Sara Raza als Kuratorin für den Mittleren Osten und Nordafrika

- Einzigartiges Projekt der Aufenthaltsstipendien, Erwerbungen, Ausstellungen und Bildungsprogramme tritt in seine dritte Phase ein Richard...

Jan 20, 2015, 06:00 ET

L'initiative mondiale d'art Guggenheim UBS MAP s'élargit avec la nomination de Sara Raza en qualité de conservatrice pour le Moyen-Orient et l'Afrique du Nord

- Des projets sans précédent de résidences, d'acquisitions, d'expositions et des programmes d'éducation donnent le coup...

Jan 20, 2015, 06:00 ET

Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative nombra a Sara Raza como conservadora para Oriente Medio y Norte de África

- Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative se amplía con el nombramiento de Sara Raza como conservadora para Oriente Medio y Norte de...

Jan 20, 2015, 06:00 ET

La Iniciativa de Arte Mundial UBS MAP del Guggenheim se amplía con la nominación de Sara Raza como Curadora para Medio Oriente y Norte de África

Richard Armstrong, Director del Museo y Fundación Solomon R. Guggenheim, anunció hoy que la curadora, escritora, editora y educadora...

Jan 20, 2015, 05:00 ET

Toys"R"Us, Inc. To Host 10th "Great Trade-In" Event

 Toys"R"Us® today announced its 10th "Great Trade-In" event, issuing its latest call to action for customers to rid their homes of...

Jan 15, 2015, 18:49 ET

Donation Brings a Holiday Smile to Children with Cancer

 To a child with cancer, even a little bit of comfort and relief is welcome. Tomorrow's Children Fund (TCF), based in Hackensack, N.J., cares...

Jan 15, 2015, 18:49 ET

Healthcare Multi-channel Marketer Salutes Vets with Donation to the VFW

 Dr. Leonard's® is a respected multi-channel marketer of health-related and other products, many of them for the elderly or physically...

Jan 15, 2015, 06:00 ET

Toys"R"Us® Raises A Record-Breaking $6.4 Million During Annual Campaign To Benefit The Marine Toys For Tots Foundation

Toys"R"Us® today announced that its annual nationwide fundraising campaign to benefit the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation was its most...

Jan 14, 2015, 11:00 ET
Blu Homes raises $35 million to meet the demand for its premium prefab homes

Blu Homes Raises an Additional $35 Million to Meet Demand for its Premium Prefab Homes

 Blu® Homes, Inc. ("Blu"), America's leading premium prefab homebuilder, today announced that it has completed a $35 million round of...

Jan 09, 2015, 14:45 ET

Central Florida Divorce Attorney Leonard R. Ross Named to 2015 Florida Super Lawyers® List

 Attorney Leonard R. Ross has dedicated his professional career to guiding individuals and families through the complexities of the divorce...

Dec 24, 2014, 11:45 ET
Fisher Nuts "My Fresh Twist" Recipe Contest Winner: Hummingbird Doughnuts by Shauna Harvey (PRNewsFoto/Fisher(R) Nuts)

Fisher Nuts and Iron Chef Alex Guarnaschelli Announce "My Fresh Twist" Recipe Contest Winner

 Consumers from across the country showed off their culinary skills by chopping, mixing, sprinkling and layering nuts into over 865 recipes as...

Dec 18, 2014, 10:00 ET

David Vinson takes the Helm as President and CEO of Kids 'R' Kids Learning Academies; Charts Course for Franchise Growth with New Executive Appointments

 Today, Kids 'R' Kids Learning Academies announced David Vinson assumed the role of president and CEO of Kids 'R' Kids International, Inc....