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Feb 17, 2010, 08:00 ET

Hamilton Relay Awarded Telecommunications Service Contract for State of California

Hamilton Telephone Company d/b/a Hamilton Telecommunications announced today that they have been selected as one of two new Telecommunications...

Dec 18, 2009, 12:02 ET

Relais & Chateaux Chefs Agree To Protect Vulnerable Fish Stocks

In response to the devastating levels of excessive fishing to meet growing consumer demand, the members of Relais & Chateaux, an...

Nov 19, 2009, 15:42 ET

Relais & Chateaux names 31 new members worldwide: Visit (PRNewsFoto/Relais & Chateaux, JVafeas)[CB]

Photos: Relais & Chateaux Announces 2010 Members

Relais & Chateaux, a collection of the world's finest charming hotels and gourmet restaurants, announced its newest members at its annual...

Apr 23, 2009, 13:25 ET

Shumake Scholarship Relays Prepare for Track Meet Without International Athletes

Controversial rule bans Bahamians from Detroit track meet Shumake Scholarship Relays planned to make history this year by inviting Bahamian...

Jun 24, 2008, 01:00 ET

34,000 Hams Test Emergency Skills June 28-29

NEWINGTON, Conn., June 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Over 34,000 Ham Radio operators of the ARRL will be showing off their emergency...

May 20, 2008, 01:00 ET

For Gastronomy as A World Heritage of Humanity: The Grands Chefs Relais & Chateaux from Across the Globe Launch the Seville Appeal

SEVILLE, Spain, May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- For Jaume Tapies, International President of Relais & Chateaux, "The added value of Relais &...

Apr 28, 2008, 01:00 ET

Relais & Chateaux Announces Wedding Registry

NEW YORK, April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Relais & Chateaux, the exclusive collection of 475 of the world's finest hotels and gourmet restaurants...

Feb 13, 2008, 00:00 ET

Relais & Chateaux to Open First North American Maison in New York City

NEW YORK, Feb. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Relais & Chateaux, the exclusive collection of 470 of the world's finest hotels and gourmet restaurants in...

Dec 13, 2007, 00:00 ET

Hands On VRS Grants Deaf Childrens' Wishes to Call Signing Santa

ROCKLIN, Calif., Dec. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Deaf children are often left out of the tradition of telling Santa their Christmas wishes, but for the...

Nov 26, 2007, 00:00 ET

Relais & Chateaux Announces New Members for 2008 During Annual International Congress in Washington, DC

NEW YORK, Nov. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Relais & Chateaux today announced the addition of 34 new members to the prestigious global association of...

Oct 30, 2007, 01:00 ET

Hands On Video Relay Services to Provide First Live Webcast of Presidential Forum Focused on the Disabled

ROCKLIN, Calif., Oct. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, two groups who share a vision will join together to support hundreds in the deaf community be a...

Jun 07, 2007, 01:00 ET

Hands On Video Relay Service and Four Other VRS Providers Petition FCC to Declare Interpreter Non-Compete Agreements Unreasonable

ROCKLIN, Calif., June 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Hands On Video Relay Services ("Hands On") of Rocklin, California, along with four other Video Relay...

Apr 17, 2007, 01:00 ET

Nike Aces Ad Exposure During the Masters

CHICAGO, April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Though Zach Johnson was the surprise winner of the 2007 Masters Tournament, it was Tiger Woods' sponsor Nike...

Dec 18, 2006, 00:00 ET

First-Ever Signing Santa Makes Deaf Kids' Dreams Come True

ROCKLIN, Calif., Dec. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Hands On Video Relay Services, Inc. (HOVRS) today announced that, for the first time ever, deaf...

Aug 23, 2006, 01:00 ET

Hands On Video Relay Service Opens VRS Call Center in Puerto Rico

ROCKLIN, Calif., Aug. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Hands On Video Relay Service, Inc. (HOVRS), a recognized leader in high quality Video Relay Services...

Aug 02, 2006, 01:00 ET

Hands On Video Relay Service Hires Kelby Brick as Director of Legal and Regulatory Affairs

ROCKLIN, Calif., Aug. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Hands On Video Relay Services (HOVRS), Inc. today announced its hiring of Kelby Brick as their Director...

Jul 10, 2006, 01:00 ET

Lt. Gov. Knoll Recognizes July 11th as 7-1-1/PA Relay Day

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) and Lieutenant Governor Catherine Baker Knoll are...

May 18, 2006, 01:00 ET

HELLO! Hams Celebrate 100 years of Voice Over Radio

DAYTON, Ohio, May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- In 1906 Reginald Fessenden accomplished the first voice radio broadcast. This historic accomplishment...

Apr 24, 2006, 01:00 ET

1960's Philadelphia Group's Hit 'Don't Hang Up' Tapped to Give Boost to PA Relay Education Campaign

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 24 /PRNewswire/ -- "Don't Hang Up," the hit song recorded by The Orlons of Philadelphia in the 1960s, is enjoying a...

Apr 21, 2006, 01:00 ET

Robert S. Shumake, CEO of Inheritance Capital Group. (PRNewsFoto/Robert S. Shumake Family Foundation Relays)[TK]

Robert S. Shumake Named General Chair of Detroit's Freedom Weekend V

DETROIT, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Reverend Wendell Anthony, founder of the Freedom Institute and Ms. Maryann Lee, Executive Director of Freedom...