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Sep 17, 2014, 17:00 ET

Old Second Bancorp, Inc. Announces Retirement Of William Skoglund And Appointment Of James L. Eccher As Chief Executive Officer

 Old Second Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq Global Select: OSBC), parent company of Old Second National Bank, announced today that William B. Skoglund,...

Sep 17, 2014, 14:42 ET

SAF, CCRKBA Urge Americans To Protect 2A Rights On Constitution Day

In a joint statement recognizing today's observance of Constitution Day, the Second Amendment Foundation and Citizens Committee for the Right to...

Sep 15, 2014, 13:44 ET

29th Annual Gun Rights Policy Conference In Chicago Sept. 26-28

More than 600 gun rights activists have already pre-registered for the 29th annual Gun Rights Policy Conference, which is being held Sept. 26-28 at...

Sep 09, 2014, 15:29 ET

SAF Media Advisory: 29th Annual Gun Rights Policy Conference

Virginia attorney Alan Gura, who won both the 2008 Heller case and the 2010 case of McDonald v. City of Chicago before the U.S. Supreme Court, and...

Sep 09, 2014, 08:00 ET

Second Genome Appoints Karim Dabbagh, Ph.D., as Chief Scientific Officer

 Second Genome, Inc., a leader in the development of novel medicines through innovative microbiome science, announced today that it has...

Sep 04, 2014, 13:52 ET

SAF Announces Merger of Jews for the Preservation of Firearms Ownership

 The Second Amendment Foundation today announced that Jews for the Preservation of Firearms Ownership (JPFO) has become part of the SAF family,...

Sep 03, 2014, 11:15 ET

Join Second Harvest Heartland in Taking Action Against Hunger

Second Harvest Heartland, one of the nation's largest, most efficient and most innovative food banks, is encouraging Minnesotans to join it in...

Sep 02, 2014, 20:04 ET

Second Start Announces Selection of Next Executive Director

 The Board of Directors of Second Start Learning Disabilities Programs Inc., is pleased to announce the promotion of their Chief...

Aug 25, 2014, 16:57 ET

SAF Wins Silvester Case On Waiting Periods In California

The Second Amendment Foundation today won a significant court victory in California in which the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of...

Aug 21, 2014, 05:08 ET

La prothèse épirétinienne Argus(R) II de Second Sight est officiellement prise en charge par le Ministère des Affaires Sociales et de la Santé

36 patients non-voyants atteints de rétinite pigmentaire pourront bénéficier de « l'œil bionique » Argus II à...

Aug 21, 2014, 05:00 ET

Second Sight Argus® II Retinal Prosthesis System Wins Financial Support Agreement in France

36 blind patients with retinitis pigmentosa will receive groundbreaking Argus II 'bionic eye' treatment starting in September...

Aug 21, 2014, 05:00 ET

Das Argus® II Retinaprothesensystem von Second Sight erhält finanzielle Förderung in Frankreich

36 blinde Patienten mit Retinitis pigmentosa erhalten das bahnbrechende "bionische Auge" Argus II mit...

Aug 05, 2014, 07:30 ET

Second Cup Announces Second Quarter Results and Suspension of Dividend

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Aug. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - The Second Cup Ltd. (TSX:SCU) ("Second Cup" or the "company") reported financial results today for the 13...

Jul 28, 2014, 13:17 ET

SAF Victory In Palmer 'One More Step' Toward Firearms Freedom

Saturday's long-awaited victory in Palmer v. District of Columbia is "one more important step toward firearms freedom," the Second Amendment...

Jul 25, 2014, 13:00 ET

Second Wind Financial Management Seminar Returning to Chicago in September

Second Wind, the leading trainer of advertising agency professionals worldwide, is getting ready for another seminar for agency bookkeepers,...

Jul 23, 2014, 17:15 ET

Old Second Reports Second Quarter Net Income of $2.0 million

 Old Second Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company" or "Old Second") (NASDAQ: OSBC), parent company of Old Second National Bank (the "Bank"), today...

Jul 08, 2014, 18:09 ET

Supplemental Briefs Filed In SAF's California Pena Case

Responding to the court's request for additional information in the Second Amendment Foundation's long-running case of Pena v. Lindley, a lawsuit...

Jul 02, 2014, 14:00 ET

Number of Smaller to Midsize Agencies with Dedicated Digital Groups Increases from 2012 to 2013

More and more advertising agencies are recognizing the need for dedicated digital groups and are adopting this model accordingly. Approximately a...

Jul 01, 2014, 12:38 ET

Re-launch of Virtual Dementia Tour® to Provide an Interactive Experience for All

Second Wind Dreams® (SWD®) announces the re-launch of its Family Edition of the Virtual Dementia Tour® (VDT®). This...

Jun 26, 2014, 10:15 ET

Second Harvest Heartland Wins Morgan Stanley Award to Expand Program Delivering Nutritious Meals to Children and Families

 Second Harvest Heartland today announces a $50,000 grant from Morgan Stanley to expand its child hunger initiatives. The grant is part of...