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May 28, 2015, 15:26 ET
Find out if you're spontaneous and unpredictable like Hurricane Charley or confident and thorough like Hurricane Irene in the "What Hurricane Are You?" online quiz. The light-hearted quizlet is one of a variety of tools People's Trust Insurance is using to encourage Florida homeowners to be better prepared for the 2015 hurricane season.

People's Trust Launches Campaign to Encourage Homeowners to be Better Prepared for Hurricane Season

 Consumers can find out if they are spontaneous and unpredictable like Hurricane Charley or confident and thorough like Hurricane Irene in the...

May 28, 2015, 09:13 ET
Passengers on a Delta flight diverted to Knoxville received Marco's Pizza from the flight crew (Photo Courtesy of Delta Airlines).

Marco's Delivers Pizzas To Delayed Airline Passengers

 Marco's Pizza Store Manager Ashley Akins has delivered pizzas to all kinds of locations, but never before to a Delta airplane full of...

May 27, 2015, 13:30 ET

Angels of America's Fallen Selected as First Allied's 2015 Spotlight Charity

 Angels of America's Fallen (AOAFallen), the rising non-profit that supports the children of America's fallen first responders and military...

May 27, 2015, 10:59 ET

Virginia Women's Center Welcomes The Newest Breakthrough In Women's Health Treatment

 Virginia Women's Center is adding a leading edge treatment to its practice to resolve vaginal health issues often caused by menopause. The...

May 26, 2015, 13:45 ET
Ann Hampton Callaway appears as special guest of the Gay Men's Chorus of South Florida in Street of Dreams - A Tribute to Broadway on Saturday, June 27th/8 pm at Bailey Hall on the Central Campus of Broward College in Davie, Florida.

Broadway's Ann Hampton Callaway to Guest Star In Gay Men's Chorus of S. Fla.'s June 27 Concert

Ann Hampton Callaway, star of Broadway and television, will join with the Gay Men's Chorus of South Florida for Street of Dreams, the chorus' June...

May 22, 2015, 06:00 ET
Russel Hiles of Hiles Borgeson, LLP Selected As Exclusive Roundtable Member In 2015, Based on Decades Of Accomplishment And Widespread Influence

Russel Hiles of Hiles Borgeson, LLP Selected As Exclusive Roundtable Member In 2015, Based on Decades Of Accomplishment And Widespread Influence

Russel D. Hiles of California has been selected as an elite Roundtable member based on his accomplishments in law; specifically the areas of bad...

May 21, 2015, 10:05 ET
A rare barnfind born out of adventure and mystery at Danish island

Scheunenfunde sind der letzte Schrei in der Welt der Oldtimer

…auch wenn ihr romantischer Zauber bisweilen etwas verblasst ist, wenn man sie aus der Scheune birgt. Aktuell steht ein dänischer...

May 21, 2015, 10:05 ET
A rare barnfind born out of adventure and mystery at Danish island

Schuurvondsten zijn momenteel een ware rage in de wereld van de klassieke auto's

Er gaat echter wel wat van de romantiek verloren wanneer ze uit de schuur worden gehaald. Een Deense schuurvondst wordt nu verkocht tijdens een...

May 21, 2015, 10:04 ET
Auf dem Foto ist eine seltene Steyr Puch 500 S

Scheunenfunde sind der letzte Schrei in der Welt der Oldtimer

…auch wenn ihr romantischer Zauber bisweilen etwas verblasst ist, wenn man sie aus der Scheune birgt. Aktuell steht ein dänischer...

May 21, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Bob's Discount Furniture Celebrates Four New Store Openings by Donating $50,000 to Local Charities and Schools

Bob's Discount Furniture today announced the opening of four new stores in the Greater Pittsburgh and Baltimore areas. Bob's will celebrate the...

May 21, 2015, 09:00 ET

Partners in Parkinson's Connects Patients and Families with Needed Support and Resources

 Partners in Parkinson's, the strategic health initiative developed by The Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) and AbbVie, is approaching one year...

May 20, 2015, 15:14 ET

Former President of Top Ad Agency Accepts Position as Vice President of Marketing at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

Kary McIlwain, 26--year veteran of Y&R, has accepted the position as Vice President of Marketing at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's...

May 20, 2015, 14:33 ET

Children's Hospital Of Orange County Unveils Action Plan To Tackle Pediatric Mental Health Crisis; Announces $5 Million Gift

 Community leaders and executives from Children's Hospital of Orange County (CHOC Children's) today announced a transformational initiative to...

May 20, 2015, 13:38 ET
Chloe's Soft Serve Fruit Pops in Mango.

Chloe's Soft Serve Fruit Co. Takes to the Road with National Pops Launch and Truck Tour

Chloe's Soft Serve Fruit, a frozen treat made from only real fruit, filtered water and a touch of organic cane sugar, announces the nationwide...

May 19, 2015, 13:00 ET

Fodor's Travel Names Santa's Village Azoosment Park One of the Top 10 Family-Friendly Amusement Parks in Country

 Santa's Village Azoosment Park was recently named one of the Top 10 Family-Friendly Amusement Parks in the country by Fodor's Travel, the...

May 19, 2015, 12:03 ET

The 4A's Annual Jay Chiat Awards for Strategic Excellence Officially Open for Submissions

 The 4A's, the leading trade association representing the advertising agency business, officially kicks off the submission period for its...

May 18, 2015, 16:51 ET
Linda Chen named president of Mary Bridge Children's Hospital in Tacoma, Wash.

Mary Bridge announces Linda Chen as new president

Mary Bridge Children's Hospital, a pediatric health network in Washington state, announced that after a nationwide search the organization named...

May 18, 2015, 16:03 ET
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Ascendis Pharma A/S Reports First Quarter 2015 Financial Results

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

May 18, 2015, 11:20 ET

Silly Billy's Toy Shop: Bucking the Trend

A recent article written in the  Halifax Courier  concerning Silly Billy's Toy Shop as it reaches the ripe young age of...

May 18, 2015, 09:25 ET

Triple-S Management Corporation Announces the Retirement of Ramon Ruiz-Comas; Names Roberto Garcia-Rodriguez as Successor

 Triple-S Management Corporation (NYSE:GTS), the leading managed care company in Puerto Rico, today announced the retirement of Ramon...