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Aug 21, 2014, 17:05 ET
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The J. M. Smucker Company to Webcast Presentation at the 2014 Barclays Capital Back-To-School Consumer Conference

The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) invites interested shareholders, investors, and consumers to listen to its management presentation at the...

Aug 20, 2014, 07:00 ET
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The J. M. Smucker Company Announces Fiscal 2015 First Quarter Results

The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) today announced results for the first quarter ended July 31, 2014, of its 2015 fiscal year.  Results for...

Aug 18, 2014, 13:20 ET

Attorney Eric M. Matheny Set to Publish Legal Thriller in March 2015

Attorney Eric Matheny recently signed a contract with Porfirio Press for eBook and print format of his book, The Victim to be released on March 19,...

Aug 06, 2014, 16:30 ET
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The J. M. Smucker Company to Acquire Sahale Snacks, Inc., a Leader in Premium, Branded Nut and Fruit Snacks

The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) announced today the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire Sahale Snacks, Inc. ("Sahale"), a...

Aug 04, 2014, 08:30 ET
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Experience the Art of Bread Baking with NEW Pillsbury® Artisan Bread Mixes

 Pillsbury® is making mealtime easier than ever with the addition of NEW Artisan Bread Mixes. In just 40 minutes or less, families can use...

Jul 30, 2014, 17:05 ET
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The J. M. Smucker Company Announces Webcast Of First Quarter Earnings Conference Call

The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) will conduct its first quarter fiscal 2015 earnings conference call and webcast on Wednesday, August 20,...

Jul 23, 2014, 13:23 ET
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"Father of Tamoxifen" to Join MD Anderson

V. Craig Jordan, Ph.D., one of the world's preeminent breast cancer experts will join The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center this fall....

Jul 21, 2014, 10:31 ET

Chicago Attorney Jeffery Leving to Lecture at Howard University

 A father's involvement is critical to his child achieving the best in school and the most out of life. That's the message fathers' rights...

Jul 16, 2014, 17:15 ET
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The J. M. Smucker Company Announces Dividend Increase

The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) today announced that the Board of Directors has approved an increase in the quarterly dividend from $0.58 to...

Jul 08, 2014, 09:00 ET
 	Cox Enterprises' President & CEO John Dyer, Cleveland Clinic Florida's President Dr. Wael Barsoum, AutoNation's President & COO Michael Maroone (PRNewsFoto/The James M. Cox Foundation)

The James M. Cox Foundation Announces $500,000 Grant for Cleveland Clinic Florida's Capital Campaign

 The James M. Cox Foundation announced a $500,000 grant to help support the Cleveland Clinic Florida's Capital Campaign, which will create a...

Jun 13, 2014, 17:10 ET
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The J. M. Smucker Company Announces A Director Retirement And A New Director Nominee Appointment For Election At The 2014 Annual Meeting Of Shareholders

 The Board of Directors (the "Board") of The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) (the "Company") announced today that a new director nominee will...

Jun 05, 2014, 07:00 ET
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The J. M. Smucker Company Announces Fiscal 2014 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results

 The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) today announced results for the fourth quarter and year ended April 30, 2014.  Results for the...

Jun 04, 2014, 07:30 ET
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The J. M. Smucker Company Announces Leadership Change And New Corporate Officer

 The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) today announced the appointment of Corporate Officer John Denman to a new Officer role and the election...

Jun 03, 2014, 08:00 ET
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The J. M. Smucker Company Announces Coffee Price Increases

 The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) announced today that it increased the list price for the majority of its packaged coffee products sold...

May 30, 2014, 13:59 ET

Attorney Eric Matheny Secures Not Guilty Verdict for Client Facing Lengthy Prison Term

Attorney Eric M. Matheny is an experienced South Florida criminal defense lawyer and former prosecutor who has built a reputation for fighting...

May 27, 2014, 09:05 ET

The James M. Cox Foundation Announces $5 Million Grant for Trail Development on the Atlanta BeltLine

 The James M. Cox Foundation announced a $5 million grant to develop the Atlanta BeltLine's Westside Trail. The Atlanta BeltLine is one of the...

May 08, 2014, 17:05 ET
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The J. M. Smucker Company Announces Webcast Of Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call

 The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) will conduct its fourth quarter fiscal 2014 earnings conference call and webcast on Thursday, June 5,...

Apr 23, 2014, 10:00 ET

The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation to Host Event on the Congressional Medal of Honor Character Development Program

The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation Speaker Series today announced it will host a program on the Congressional Medal of Honor Character...

Apr 14, 2014, 09:34 ET
Cox Communications' Kevin Monroe presents a $100,000 grant on behalf of the James M. Cox Foundation to support UF Health’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Scott A Rivkees, M.D. and David Burchfield, M.D. accepted the grant on behalf of UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital. (PRNewsFoto/The James M. Cox Foundation )

The James M. Cox Foundation Supports UF Health's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

 UF Health Shands Children's Hospital received a $100,000 grant from the James M. Cox Foundation to support the expansion of the hospital's...

Apr 11, 2014, 17:15 ET
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The J. M. Smucker Company Declares Dividend and Announces Annual Meeting Date and Share Repurchase Update

The Board of Directors of The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) declared a $0.58 per share dividend on the common shares of the Company to be paid...