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Apr 30, 2015, 12:00 ET

McDonald's® Awards First High School Diploma Through Its Archways To Opportunity Program

Today, McDonald's is honoring General Manager Juan Garcia of Chatsworth, California with a high school diploma, following his completion of the...

Apr 30, 2015, 09:43 ET

Reel Rockin' Adventure Awaits at the 57th Annual Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament

 Anglers of all ages are in for a "reel" and "rockin'" adventure at The Crystal Coast this summer during the 57th Annual Big Rock Blue Marlin...

Apr 29, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Lou Malnati's Opens 41st Location In One Of Chicago's Hottest Neighborhoods

In 1971, Lou Malnati's Pizzeria (www.LouMalnatis.com) opened their first restaurant on Lincoln Avenue in Lincolnwood. On Monday, May 4, the family...

Apr 28, 2015, 20:05 ET

Oregon's Health CO-OP Notifies Affected Plan Members Of Security Incident

As part of its ongoing commitment to protecting the privacy of personal health information, Oregon's Health CO-OP is notifying members of a...

Apr 28, 2015, 16:45 ET
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Ascendis Pharma A/S Announces Results of Phase 1 Study of TransCon Treprostinil

 Ascendis Pharma A/S (Nasdaq: ASND), a clinical stage biotechnology company that applies its TransCon technology to address significant unmet...

Apr 28, 2015, 13:00 ET

Pacific Sotheby's Realty Announces Exclusive Partnership with Chinese Real Estate Marketing Agency, Caimeiju

Pacific Sotheby's International Realty (www.pacificsothebysrealty.com), one of San Diego's fastest-growing real estate firms, recently announced...

Apr 28, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Zarbee's New Vitamin Drink Mixes Fulfill Daily Nutritional Gaps in Diet

Supporting your body's vitamin needs every day can be a challenge, especially with today's hectic lifestyle. That's why Zarbee's has introduced a...

Apr 27, 2015, 15:17 ET
Arby's Smokehouse Brisket Sandwich and Smokehouse Turkey Sandwich

Real Wood. Real Fire. Real Smoke -- Arby's Expands Smokehouse Platform With 8-Hour Pit-Smoked Turkey

 If good things come to those who wait, smoked meat aficionados across America are in for another treat from Arby's.  That's because...

Apr 24, 2015, 10:23 ET
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Gay Men's Chorus of South Florida Hires Atlanta Symphony's Mark Kent as Executive Director

Following an extensive nation-wide search, the Gay Men's Chorus of South Florida has hired Mark B. Kent as its first Executive...

Apr 24, 2015, 08:30 ET

Triple-S Management Corporation Schedules First-Quarter Earnings Release and Webcast

 Triple-S Management Corporation (NYSE: GTS) today announced that it plans to release financial results for the first quarter ended...

Apr 23, 2015, 13:26 ET

DanDrit Biotech and Riyadh Pharma Sign Partnership Agreement

 DanDrit Biotech A/S ("DanDrit Denmark"), the subsidiary of DanDrit Biotech USA, Inc. ("DanDrit"), (symbol : OTCQB:DDRT) a biotechnology...

Apr 23, 2015, 10:00 ET
Raegan Sales of Children's Council shows kids how they can grow their own vegetables.

San Francisco Non-Profit Recognized as a National Leader in Fighting Childhood Obesity

Children's Council of San Francisco has been recognized as a national leader in the fight against childhood obesity. Let's Move! Child Care will...

Apr 23, 2015, 08:45 ET

John Wm. Macy's CheeseSticks to Exhibit at the International Dairy-Deli-Bakery Association (IDDBA) Seminar & Expo

 John Wm. Macy's CheeseSticks of Elmwood Park, NJ announced it will exhibit at the International Dairy-Deli-Bakery Association (IDDBA) Seminar...

Apr 23, 2015, 08:30 ET
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The Shriver Report Snapshot: An Insight Into the 21st Century Man

The 21st Century Man is not who you think he is. More important than financial or professional achievement, Today's Man defines the American Dream...

Apr 21, 2015, 10:30 ET

Seattle Children's Pediatric Leukemia Adoptive Therapy (PLAT-02) Clinical Trial Boasts 91% Complete Remission Rate in Children with Relapsed Leukemia

Seattle Children's announced today that 20 of 22 patients treated thus far in a clinical trial using genetically reprogrammed T cells to treat...

Apr 20, 2015, 16:19 ET
Scooter's Coffee, a franchise with more than 120 stores, continues to expand rapidly nationwide, with 40 grand openings in the pipeline.

Scooter's Coffee Adds Industry Expertise to Executive Team Amidst National Expansion

 Scooter's Coffee today announced key changes and additions to the company's executive team, which has developed tremendously during Scooter's...

Apr 20, 2015, 08:30 ET

Saint Michael's Medical Center Releases Response to Navigant Study

Saint Michael's Medical Center released its response to a report by Navigant Consulting recommending the consolidation and closing of healthcare...

Apr 20, 2015, 08:00 ET
Infographic: "What Moms Want This Mother's Day" (Teleflora survey conducted by Sperling's BestPlaces on the "Top 10 Mom-Friendly Cities" and Mother's Day gifting trends.)

Top 10 "Mom-Friendly Cities" In America

 Just in time for Mother's Day, Sperling's BestPlaces has partnered with Teleflora to announce the nation's "Top 10 Mom-Friendly Cities." San...

Apr 16, 2015, 16:19 ET

That's it.® Fruit Bar Launches New Apple + Coconut Bar

 That's it.®, the only 2 ingredient snack of its kind, announced today the launch of its new Apple + Coconut fruit bar, the ninth flavor...

Apr 16, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Introducing Mary's Rescue - The First Product Clinically-Developed to Combat Cannabis Overconsumption

 Mary's Nutritionals, a subsidiary of Mary's Medicinals, today announced the availability of Mary's Rescue Tonic, the first product...