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Aug 06, 2014, 10:14 ET

Town and Country Financial Corporation Reports Second-Quarter Net Income

Town and Country Financial Corporation (TWCF) reported second-quarter core net income of $572 thousand, up 1% compared with $568 thousand in the...

Aug 05, 2014, 09:16 ET
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Tonight is National Night Out; America's Night Out Against Crime

Tonight, citizens, law enforcement agencies, community groups, businesses and local officials in over 16,000 communities from all 50 states, U.S....

Aug 05, 2014, 07:16 ET
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"National Night Out" Festival Tonight in Ardmore; Suburban Square - 6 to 9 PM

The National Association of Town Watch (NATW), in partnership with Lower Merion Community Watch, will host the annual "National Night Out" (NNO)...

Jul 30, 2014, 09:35 ET
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31st Annual National Night Out is Tuesday; Millions to Step Out Against Crime

On Tuesday, August 5th, citizens, law enforcement agencies, community groups, businesses and local officials in over 16,000 communities from all 50...

Jul 10, 2014, 06:00 ET

Shoe lovers rejoice! DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse is stepping into Canada

First Two DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse Canada Retail Locations to Open This August in Greater Toronto Area TORONTO, July 10, 2014 /CNW/...

Jul 10, 2014, 06:00 ET
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New DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse Stores Open in Canada

 DSW Inc. (NYSE: DSW), the leading branded footwear and accessories retailer announced the opening of its first two DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse...

Jul 02, 2014, 12:48 ET

Cicero promotes senior services that are among best in Midwest

 Over the years, word has gotten out about how much the Town of Cicero does for its senior citizens. Most seniors have a tough time, not just...

Jun 23, 2014, 14:01 ET

TOWN Residential Innovates Again--Welcoming David Lipman To The Firm And Announcing The Launch Of TOWN Creative

 In a groundbreaking move aimed at expanding its growing presence in the luxury real estate market, TOWN Residential today announced that...

Jun 18, 2014, 15:20 ET
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Ernst & Young Names Joseph Sitt Entrepreneur Of The Year™

New York City real estate leader Joseph Sitt was named Entrepreneur of the Year at the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™...

Jun 10, 2014, 13:12 ET

Ben Towne Foundation set to expand annual benefit at WaMu Theater in September

Ben Towne Foundation will present it's signature annual fundraiser, the benefit, at WaMu Theater at CenturyLink on Friday, September 19th, 2014...

May 02, 2014, 15:46 ET

Town and Country Financial Corporation Reports First-Quarter Net Income

 Town and Country Financial Corporation (TWCF) reported first-quarter core net income of $561 thousand, up 7% compared with $524 thousand in...

Apr 23, 2014, 15:00 ET
Dog Walker Watch - A new crime awareness program sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch. (PRNewsFoto/National Association of Town...)

"Dog Walker Watch" Goes National; Program Adds More "Eyes & Ears" To Report Crime

Dog Walker Watch (DWW), a new crime awareness program founded by the National Association of Town Watch (NATW), "There are millions of dog...

Mar 31, 2014, 11:01 ET

Illinois Real Estate Firm Becomes First in U.S. to Offer LGBT Division

 Until now, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) couples in Illinois — (as in most U.S. States) — faced a number of...

Mar 05, 2014, 12:32 ET

New Tenants Announced for Shelter Cove Towne Centre

The developers of Shelter Cove Towne Centre released the names of six new tenants to be added to the growing list of world class merchants that...

Feb 27, 2014, 13:09 ET

Lea Dunn Begins Work as Addison City Manager on March 1, 2014

 Addison has its first new city manager in 32 years.  Veteran deputy city manager Lea Dunn will replace retiring city manager Ron...

Feb 26, 2014, 09:37 ET
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Vintage Leather Messenger Bags Company Rustic Town to Unveil Fall 2014 Collection in MIPEL Bag Show

Rustic Town, a manufacturer and wholesaler of vintage style genuine leather bags and cases, recently revealed that its Fall 2014 collection will...

Feb 10, 2014, 11:01 ET

Town and Country Financial Corporation Reports Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year results amidst record loan growth

Town and Country Financial Corporation (TWCF) reported fourth-quarter net income of $968 thousand, up 19% compared to $816 thousand in the fourth...

Nov 26, 2013, 08:04 ET

Frisco Kicks Off the Holiday Celebration with Fun for the Family

 The Town of Frisco is hosting its annual Wassail Days, Dec. 7 – 15, 2013, which is a week packed with events to celebrate the holiday...

Nov 13, 2013, 18:48 ET

Town and Country Financial Corporation Reports Third-Quarter 2013 Net Income of $714 thousand on revenue of $5.4 million

 Town and Country Financial Corporation (TWCF) reported third-quarter net income of $714 thousand compared to $825 thousand in the third...

Oct 03, 2013, 08:00 ET

Fashion Forward Multi-City Website "Girl Around Town" Launches Fall Shopping Guide

Fashion-forward lifestyle site, Girl Around Town (www.girlaroundtown.net) launches fall shopping guide for the woman who absolutely needs...