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Aug 28, 2015, 12:47 ET

Gay Men's Chorus of South Florida Launching Nation-Wide Search for New Artistic Director

The Gay Men's Chorus of South Florida has announced it will launch a nation-wide search for a new Artistic Director in September. The Chorus is...

Aug 27, 2015, 13:13 ET

Rachel's Kitchen Anniversary Specials and Contributions to Celebrate 9 Years of Success

 Great customers, wholesome food, and delicious recipes.  Three key ingredients for the success of the Rachel's Kitchen restaurant...

Aug 27, 2015, 12:00 ET
Arby's new Sliders include: Roast Beef 'n Cheese Slider, Crispy Chicken 'n Cheese Slider, Corned Beef 'n Cheese Slider, Ham 'n Cheese Slider, Jalapeno Roast Beef 'n Cheese Slider.

Arby's Introduces Protein-Packed Sliders

 Arby's has introduced Sliders, a lineup of five mini sandwiches piled high with the same high-quality meats featured on regular Arby's®...

Aug 26, 2015, 18:58 ET

Pediatric Community United In Response To Superhero-Like Mascot In Use By Proponents Of Issue 3

 The following statement was issued by OCHA and Ohio AAP United: "Frankly, we are shocked at this blatant marketing to children by the...

Aug 26, 2015, 17:05 ET

Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center Expands Transplant Services with Addition of Liver Program

 HealthONE's Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center (P/SL) has announced the addition of a liver transplant and comprehensive liver disease...

Aug 26, 2015, 11:59 ET

The UNCLE BEN'S® Brand Inspires Parents To Make Kitchens A Kid-Friendly Place For Families To Cook Together

 With tall counters, sharp knives and hot stoves, the kitchen can be a scary place for many adult cooks, let alone kids. But it doesn't have to...

Aug 25, 2015, 12:04 ET

4A's Expands Talent Team to Increase Focus on High School Initiatives

The 4A's, the leading trade association representing the advertising agency business, today announced that it will expand its talent team by...

Aug 24, 2015, 17:00 ET
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Ascendis Pharma A/S Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results

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

Aug 24, 2015, 09:22 ET

Christie & Co's Alissa Sears Brings Strategic Planning Expertise to Aunt Fannie's® Advisory Board

 Aunt Fannie's, Inc. (, developer and manufacturer of the natural, non-toxic, fast-acting fruit fly solution,...

Aug 24, 2015, 09:00 ET

National Diaper Drive to Collect 100,000 Diapers to Help Families in Need

In the United States, there is a growing problem associated with diaper need, the lack of a sufficient supply of diapers for a baby to remain...

Aug 20, 2015, 11:43 ET

NGOs, Law Enforcement, and Major Organizations Stand with Sheriff Tom Dart in His Request to Card Companies to Fight Trafficking

Upon news that U.S. District Judge John Tharp granted a restraining order against Sheriff Tom Dart, Cook County Police Department, whose work in...

Aug 20, 2015, 10:43 ET

2015 Let's Talk About Food Festival Returns to Boston October 3, 2015

 The 4th annual Let's Talk About Food Festival returns to Copley Square in Boston on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015. Author and James Beard award...

Aug 20, 2015, 10:00 ET
SnackWell's Introduces New Cookies Just In Time For Back To School Snacking

SnackWell's Introduces New Cookies Just In Time For Back To School Snacking

 SnackWell's, a pioneer in the low-fat snack category, has introduced two new better-for-you snacks just in time for kids and parents headed...

Aug 20, 2015, 09:11 ET

Law Offices of Marc S. Henzel Announces Securities Class Action Periods

 The Law Offices of Marc S. Henzel (, a firm focusing on shareholder litigation, gives notice to purchasers of the following...

Aug 19, 2015, 18:48 ET

Crop Circles Food Desert Campaign Enters Chicago

Tessemae's All Natural, in collaboration with Whole Foods Market® and Garden Highway will be hosting a major pop-up farmers market called...

Aug 19, 2015, 18:00 ET
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Dude's Brews to Release World's First Line of High CBD, Cannabis-Infused, Craft Beer

 Dude's Brews, the packaged-beer arm of Dad & Dude's Breweria, (6730 S Cornerstar Way in Cornerstar Shopping Center) has announced a...

Aug 19, 2015, 16:17 ET
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Fisher Center Scientists Identify Protective Molecule That Could Lead to New Class of Alzheimer's Medications

Today, the Fisher Center for Alzheimer's Research Foundation is proud to announce they have funded a significant new finding through research...

Aug 19, 2015, 13:17 ET
The end of summer is not just back-to-school season. It is also an ideal time to clean out your vehicle and take steps to maximize fuel efficiency. How can motorists do their part? Georgia's Clean Air Force reveals five surprising statistics for commuters during the 2015-16 back to school season.

Five Back to School Tips for Commuters and Parents from Georgia's Clean Air Force

 As kids head back to school and parents hit the roads, Georgia's Clean Air Force, a partnership with the Georgia Environmental Protection...

Aug 19, 2015, 10:59 ET

4A's Hosts Second Annual Talent@2030 Conference During Advertising Week

The 4A's, the leading trade association representing the advertising agency business, today announced a roster of notable speakers who will...

Aug 19, 2015, 08:00 ET

Everyone's Assistant Launches to Provide Affordable and Easily Accessible On-Demand Personal Assistants

 Based in California and serving Los Angeles and the surrounding areas, Everyone's Assistant is bringing the personal assistant service beyond...