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NYBC's Laboratory of Molecular Modeling and Drug Design Lauded for Efforts to Combat HIV

The cover story of the September 2014 edition of Chemical and Engineering News, titled "Aiming for HIV's Weak Spot," cites work by NYBC's Asim...

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SBANE Announces Prospectus 2014: Showcasing New England Manufacturing

The Smaller Business Association of New England (SBANE) has announced that its second annual Prospectus: Showcasing New England Manufacturing will...

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SBANE Announces 2014-2015 Matching Grant Program For Massachusetts Manufacturers

The Smaller Business Association of New England (SBANE) has once again been appropriated $250,000 by the Massachusetts Legislature for the...

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Wearable Biosensor Patent, the Grandfather of Wearable Biosensor Transmission Patents, Granted to Donald Spector, One of the Most Prolific Living Inventors in the World

Donald Spector, a renowned celebrated entrepreneur and inventor, has been granted US Pat.# 8,823,512 for a Wearable Biosensor, which will issue...

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United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey Kicks Off 2014-15 Regional Fundraising Campaign

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey (UWGPSNJ) has kicked off its 2014-15 annual fundraising campaign. Karen Dougherty...

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Victor Magnus (PRNewsFoto/Mysteries of New York Ghost Walk)

Father Sebastiaan and Victor Magnus Present the Mysteries of New York Ghost Walk

 New York City is known for a lot of things: finance, fashion, architecture, politics, music, art and sports. But did you know that New...

Aug 29, 2014, 16:38 ET

Notice Of Exercise Of Warrants To The Certificate Holders Of PreferredPLUS Trust Certificates Series VER-1 Class A Certificates (CUSIP No. 740434717)*

 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that, pursuant to the terms of the Warrant Agreement, dated as of July 24, 2002, (the "Agreement") between...

Aug 29, 2014, 14:14 ET

New Cotai, LLC Will Report Second Quarter Results On September 2, 2014

 New Cotai, LLC (the "Company") announced today it will report second quarter earnings on September 2, 2014.  Investors, prospective...

Aug 29, 2014, 08:00 ET

New England Investment and Retirement Group Continues Focus on Operational Effectiveness as it Welcomes Carrie Hill as Operations Specialist

New England Investment and Retirement Group, Inc. (NEINV) announced today that Carrie Hill has joined the firm as Operations, Trading and...

Aug 28, 2014, 16:14 ET

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey and Uber Partner to Provide Safe Rides at Made in America Festival

 United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey (UWGPSNJ) and Uber have joined forces to ensure Budweiser Made in America Festival...

Aug 28, 2014, 14:47 ET

The Art Institute of New York City's Students and Grads Move Fashion and Careers Forward at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

 Fashion designers have a dream—to see their collections on the runway. For 13 Fashion Design students and graduates of The Art Institute...

Aug 28, 2014, 14:00 ET

New Products Corporation Throws Annual Bash for Employees

The Silver Beach Pavilion in St. Joseph was hopping as New Products Corporation (NPC) of Benton Harbor, Michigan, held its annual Employee Picnic...

Aug 28, 2014, 12:15 ET

New Products Corporation Highlights Corvette at Back-to-Back Events

New Products Corporation (NPC) held a company event to celebrate its 60-year history of making Corvette parts on Friday, August 8th.  NPC...

Aug 28, 2014, 11:20 ET

CAKE to Participate in Marketo Virtual Event - "Marketers First"

CAKE, the marketing technology SaaS company owned and operated by Accelerize New Media, Inc. (OTCQB: ACLZ), today announced that CAKE executive...

Aug 28, 2014, 09:00 ET

New England Realty Associates Announces Third-Quarter Distribution on Class A Units and Depositary Receipts

On September 30, 2014, New England Realty Associates Limited Partnership (NYSE AMEX: NEN) will make a distribution to its Class A Limited...

Aug 28, 2014, 05:05 ET
Wicked Cyclone Storming into the Thrill Capital of New England, Summer 2015. (PRNewsFoto/Six Flags New England)

Hybrid Coaster "Wicked Cyclone" Is coming to Six Flags New England in 2015

 Six Flags New England, the Thrill Capital of New England, today announced plans to add a new state-of-the-art roller coaster that integrates...

Aug 27, 2014, 10:06 ET

NEA Launches Design Mentorship Program "In the Studio Part II," Appoints Albert Lee And Liz Danzico As Design Advisors

 New Enterprise Associates, Inc. (NEA), a leading global venture capital firm, today announced the kickoff of the second part of its design...

Aug 26, 2014, 16:47 ET

Alliance New York Municipal Income Fund Releases Monthly Portfolio Update

 Alliance New York Municipal Income Fund, Inc. (NYSE: AYN) (the "Fund") today released its monthly portfolio update as of July 31,...

Aug 26, 2014, 11:45 ET

NMI Announces Winners in 2014 New Media Awards - Recognizing Achievements in New Media Communications

 Today, the New Media Institute announced the winners of its 2014 New Media Awards. Websites, mobile applications and videos were recognized...

Aug 25, 2014, 17:55 ET
NYRT Logo (PRNewsFoto/New York REIT, Inc.)

New York REIT, Inc. Acquires Twitter Headquarters Building in Manhattan

 New York REIT, Inc. ("NYRT") (NYSE: NYRT), a publicly traded real estate investment trust ("REIT"), announced today that it has closed...