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May 22, 2015, 20:23 ET

Abused Children Rescued For a Safe Memorial Day With Dad

 Litigators from The Law Offices of Jeffery M. Leving rescued young at-risk children from an abusive and dangerous home environment for a safe...

May 07, 2015, 17:05 ET
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The J. M. Smucker Company Announces Webcasts of Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Presentation at the Deutsche Bank dbAccess Global Consumer Conference

The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) will conduct its fourth quarter fiscal 2015 earnings conference call and webcast on Thursday, June 4, 2015,...

Apr 23, 2015, 11:23 ET
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Crisco® Introduces New Organic Coconut Oil

 Crisco® is excited to welcome NEW Organic Coconut Oil to its quality line of products. Crisco Organic Coconut Oil is an easy substitute...

Apr 16, 2015, 17:15 ET
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The J. M. Smucker Company Declares Dividend And Announces Annual Meeting Date

The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) today announced that the Board of Directors has declared a $0.64 per share dividend on the common shares of...

Apr 01, 2015, 09:00 ET
Left to right, Steve Walsh, Director of Membership, Tennessee Parks and Greenways Foundation; Kevin Cook, Assistant General Manager, Manheim Nashville; Brenda Sullivan, Manager of Human Resources, Manheim Nashville; David Pierce, controller, Manheim Nashville; Sam Chaple, General Manager,  Manheim Nashville.

Tennessee Parks and Greenways Foundation Receives $20,000 Grant from James M. Cox Foundation

 In celebration of Earth Month, the James M. Cox Foundation announced a $20,000 grant to Tennessee Parks and Greenways Foundation...

Mar 30, 2015, 15:20 ET

Edward M. Kennedy Institute For the U.S. Senate Opens with Historic Ceremony featuring President Obama, Vice President Biden & Other Dignitaries

 Today, the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate was formally dedicated in a ceremony featuring President Barack Obama and...

Mar 23, 2015, 16:30 ET
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The J. M. Smucker Company Completes Acquisition of Big Heart Pet Brands

The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) ("Company") today announced it has completed the acquisition of Big Heart Pet Brands in a cash and stock...

Mar 19, 2015, 12:00 ET
John Wolfe, Cox Communications senior vice president and southwest region manager; Bonnie Morgan, Phoenix Children's Hospital Foundation major gifts officer; Teresa Boeger, Phoenix Children's Hospital director of the division of family centered care; Nancy Rigby, Cox Foundations vice president; David Higginson, Phoenix Children Hospital senior vice president and chief information officer; Alex Taylor, Cox Enterprises executive vice president and great-grandson of James M. Cox, the company's founder.

Phoenix Children's Hospital Receives $200,000 Grant from James M. Cox Foundation

 Phoenix Children's Hospital received a $200,000 grant from the James M. Cox Foundation. The grant will support the hospital's "Connected...

Mar 12, 2015, 14:00 ET
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Classroom Central Announces $30,000 Grant From The James M. Cox Foundation

Classroom Central has been awarded a $30,000 grant from the James M. Cox Foundation to help provide free school supplies to students living in...

Feb 23, 2015, 16:20 ET
L to R: Jared Brossett (New Orleans Councilman, District D), Jacqui Vines (Cox Southeast Senior Vice President and Region Manager), Gerry Barousse (Chairman of the Bayou District Foundation), Mike Rodrigue (Bayou District Foundation Board of Directors)

Cox Announces $250,000 Grant to Bayou District Foundation

 The James M. Cox Foundation announced a $250,000 grant to the Bayou District Foundation (BDF). The grant will support the Bayou District...

Feb 18, 2015, 08:30 ET
Farm to School is a nationwide movement that connects schools and local farms to serve healthy meals in school cafeterias, improve student nutrition and promote farm or gardening educational opportunities.

The James M. Cox Foundation Announces $250,000 Grant to Georgia Organics

 The James M. Cox Foundation announced today a $250,000 grant to Georgia Organics in support of the organization's Farm to School (F2S)...

Feb 16, 2015, 17:08 ET
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The James M. Cox Foundation Announces $300,000 Grant to YMCA of Northwest Florida

 The James M. Cox Foundation announced a $300,000 grant to the YMCA of Northwest Florida to support the construction of a new facility in...

Feb 13, 2015, 07:00 ET
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The J. M. Smucker Company Announces Fiscal 2015 Third Quarter Results

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

Feb 09, 2015, 16:30 ET
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The J.M. Smucker Company Announces Executive Appointments

The J.M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) (the "Company") today announced a series of key executive promotions designed to position the Company for...

Feb 03, 2015, 16:05 ET
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The J. M. Smucker Company to Acquire Big Heart Pet Brands, a Leader in Premium-Quality, Branded Pet Food and Pet Snacks

The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) ("Company") today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Big Heart Pet Brands in a...

Jan 26, 2015, 17:00 ET
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The J. M. Smucker Company Announces Webcasts of Third Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Presentation at the 2015 Consumer Analyst Group of New York (CAGNY) Conference

The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) will conduct its third quarter fiscal 2015 earnings conference call and webcast on Friday, February 13, 2015,...

Jan 16, 2015, 17:10 ET
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The J. M. Smucker Company Declares Dividend

The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) today announced that the Board of Directors has declared a $0.64 per share dividend on the common shares of...

Dec 11, 2014, 15:17 ET

MD Anderson officials react to FDA Approval of Gardasil 9 for the prevention of certain cancers

HOUSTON, Dec. 11, 2014 The Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) approval this week of a new human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine that targets five...

Dec 10, 2014, 17:05 ET

The J. M. Smucker Company Announces Price Increase on K-Cup® Packs

 The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) announced today that it is increasing the list price on its K-Cup® packs sold in the United States...

Dec 02, 2014, 09:00 ET

The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation Announces December Speaker Series Event

On Thursday, December 4, 2014, The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation Speaker Series will host an event on youth leadership featuring New York Times...