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Jul 22, 2015, 11:38 ET

Caregiver, Single Mother, Two-Time Breast Cancer Fighter Wins National Contest To Attend Joan Lunden's Camp Reveille

 A Place for Mom® (APFM), the nation's largest senior living referral service, today announced Dawn McGee-Jackson of Brooklyn Park, MN as...

Jul 08, 2015, 08:30 ET

The Misuse of "Star Power"

 Dr. Gregory Jantz, founder of The Center • A Place of HOPE in Edmonds, Washington, delivered a recent statement about the abuse of trust...

Jun 23, 2015, 07:00 ET
Great Place to Work(R) and Fortune Publish List of the 100 Best Workplaces for Millennials in the U.S.

Great Place to Work® and Fortune Publish List of the 100 Best Workplaces for Millennials in the U.S.

Where are millennials happiest at work? Culture expert Great Place to Work® and Fortune decided to ask Gen Y employees themselves, and the...

Jun 17, 2015, 03:00 ET
Lottery Places is a new mobile app for iPhone, Android and Windows that lets you find the nearest lottery retailers no matter where you are.

New Mobile App Finds Nearest Lottery Retailers

'Lottery Places' supported on all major mobile devices For the first time lottery players have a simple way to find a store to buy lottery...

Jun 04, 2015, 09:41 ET

A Place For Mom Announces Winners Of Annual Senior Care Innovation Scholarship For 2015

 A Place for Mom® (APFM), the nation's largest senior living referral service, has announced the winners of its annual college scholarship...

May 27, 2015, 09:55 ET

National Survey Shows Americans Concerned About Ability To Support Aging Parents In Retirement

 A survey released today is shedding light on the need for increased education around financial planning for senior care in retirement for both...

May 08, 2015, 13:20 ET
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Honey's Place Signs Leg Avenue Distribution Agreement

Following a successful first quarter in 2015, Honey's Place Inc. has signed an agreement to become a Master Distributor of...

May 05, 2015, 10:11 ET
Courtyard Atlanta Duluth/Gwinnett Place has completed a $2 million renovation, enhancing guest accommodations, meeting rooms and the lobby experience while adding a bistro. For information, www.CourtyardDuluthGwinnettPlace.com or call 1-770-476-4666.

Courtyard Atlanta Duluth/Gwinnett Place Completes $2 Million Renovation

 Recently completing a floor-to-ceiling renovation, Courtyard Atlanta Duluth/Gwinnett Place gives today's travelers heading to the Peach State...

Apr 30, 2015, 09:00 ET

Government, Private and Public Leaders Discuss the "Employment First" Model at Friendship Place Spring Symposium

On April 22, 2015, Friendship Place hosted its Spring Symposium, "Employment First: Working Toward a Successful Future Out of Homelessness." The...

Apr 24, 2015, 11:03 ET
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Honey's Place Inks Deal With New Toy Line: VeDO

 Honey's Place, has recently inked a deal with new toy line, VeDO, a brand that is being touted as the new go-to for quality products at...

Apr 14, 2015, 08:30 ET
Roland Park Place Director of Health Services, Tanya Allen named a "Top Nurse" of 2015 by Baltimore magazine.

Baltimore magazine Names Roland Park Place RN to 2015 Top Nurses List

In a survey drawing hundreds of nominees over a nine month selection period, Roland Park Place is proud to announce its Director of Health...

Mar 31, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Great Place to Work® Announces Strategic Reorganization of International Business

 Great Place to Work Institute, Inc., the global workplace culture experts, today announced the strategic reorganization of its international...

Mar 26, 2015, 14:34 ET
The Frances Jones House on Daufuskie Island, S.C.

Campaign Launches to Preserve Daufuskie Island Gullah Home Places

 Daufuskie Endangered Places Program (DEPP), an initiative to preserve the original Gullah-built dwellings on Daufuskie Island, S.C., is...

Mar 25, 2015, 12:30 ET

A Place for Mom® Releases National Senior Living Price Index

A Place for Mom®, the nation's largest senior living referral service, today released its first National Senior Living Price Index, revealing...

Mar 10, 2015, 09:30 ET

Intel on Board: Jose Avalos Named to Digital Place Based Advertising Association's Board of Directors

The Digital Place Based Advertising Association announced that Intel's Jose Avalos, Worldwide Director of Visual Retail, has been voted onto the...

Feb 25, 2015, 13:07 ET
From left to right:  Lisa Feingold, David Denson, and Bonnie Feingold from Honey's Place during 2014 Free Speech Coalition Awards Ceremony.

Honey's Place Mourns The Passing of Industry Veteran, David Denson

 Honey's Place veteran, David Denson passed away Sunday morning after suffering a heart attack at the age of 49.  So many people were...

Jan 21, 2015, 07:00 ET
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Workplace Review Site Great Rated!™ Reveals: People's Picks: 15 Great Workplaces in Manufacturing & Production

 The last decade has seen enormous advances, especially those driven by technology, within the manufacturing and production sectors. These are...

Jan 12, 2015, 10:11 ET

Friendship Place Receives Prestigious Grant from Soros's Open Society Foundations

The Open Society Foundations (OSF) Washington, D.C., office has awarded a $50,000 grant to Friendship Place, an organization dedicated to ending...

Dec 17, 2014, 09:59 ET

A Place for Mom® Launches Caregiver Toolkit for Families; Includes Exclusive Holiday Tips and Advice from Joan Lunden

A Place for Mom, Inc. (APFM), North America's largest senior living referral service, announced today the availability of its Caregiver Toolkit, a...

Dec 09, 2014, 09:12 ET

Friendship Place to Hold Ribbon Cutting for New Building in Columbia Heights that Will House 40 Chronically Homeless Men

At 12pm on Thursday, December 11, DC Mayor Vincent Gray will join Friendship Place and the District of Columbia Department of Human Services (DHS)...