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Sep 08, 2016, 11:06 ET Baltimore Ravens, Verizon Wireless Team Up For Pass It Forward Campaign

 The Baltimore Ravens and Verizon Wireless have teamed up to launch a city-wide Pass It Forward community campaign. During the season-long...


Aug 18, 2016, 10:00 ET Jonathan LeCompte named president of Verizon's Pacific Market

 Verizon Wireless has appointed Jonathan LeCompte as president of its Pacific Market. Based at the company's market headquarters in Irvine,...


Jun 17, 2016, 13:13 ET Verizon's Wireless network ranked #1 for overall performance in Des Moines by RootMetrics®

Verizon customers in Des Moines are enjoying all of the benefits of the top-performing wireless network in the area, according to the Des Moines...


Jun 16, 2016, 08:00 ET Verizon Recognizes City Of Miami Chief Of Police For Efforts Around Domestic Violence

 Verizon Wireless has recognized Rodolfo "Rudy" Llanes, chief of police of the Miami Police Department, with a HopeLine Hero award during the...


Jun 06, 2016, 13:10 ET Houston Residents Urged To Prepare Emergency Communication Plan For 2016 Hurricane Season

Last week marked the start of the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season, reminding Houston residents that preparation is key to keeping their families...


Jun 06, 2016, 13:05 ET Pensacola Residents Urged To Prepare Emergency Communication Plan For 2016 Hurricane Season

 Last week marked the start of the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season, reminding Pensacola residents that preparation is key to keeping their...


Jun 06, 2016, 13:04 ET New Orleans Residents Urged To Prepare Emergency Communication Plan For 2016 Hurricane Season

Last week marked the start of the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season, reminding New Orleans residents that preparation is key to keeping their families...


Jun 06, 2016, 12:55 ET Baton Rouge Residents Urged To Prepare Emergency Communication Plan For 2016 Hurricane Season

Last week marked the start of the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season, reminding Baton Rouge residents that preparation is key to keeping their families...


Jun 06, 2016, 12:54 ET Mobile Residents Urged To Prepare Emergency Communication Plan For 2016 Hurricane Season

Last week marked the start of the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season, reminding Mobile residents that preparation is key to keeping their families safe...


Jun 06, 2016, 12:00 ET Biloxi Residents Urged To Prepare Emergency Communication Plan For 2016 Hurricane Season

 Last week marked the start of the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season, reminding Biloxi residents that preparation is key to keeping their families...


Feb 05, 2016, 15:20 ET Verizon Wireless customers can now watch all shows, live sports and concerts on go90 without using up data

 Starting today, all go90-registered Verizon Wireless post-paid customers can watch all of their favorite go90 video content anytime, on...


Jan 06, 2016, 06:49 ET Verizon's wireless network ranked No. 1 for overall performance in Birmingham by RootMetrics®

Verizon customers in Birmingham, Ala. are enjoying all of the benefits of America's most reliable network, according to the Metro RootScore®...


Dec 10, 2015, 09:22 ET Verizon's wireless network ranked #1 for overall performance in Washington, DC, by RootMetrics®

RootMetrics®, an independent mobile analytics firm based in Seattle, WA, released its Metro RootScore® Report for Washington, DC, for the...


Dec 01, 2015, 12:35 ET Verizon's wireless network ranked #1 for overall performance in Baltimore, Maryland, by RootMetrics®

Verizon customers in Baltimore are enjoying all of the benefits of America's most reliable network, according to the Metro RootScore® Report,...


Nov 25, 2015, 14:54 ET Football fans to benefit from Verizon Wireless network upgrades

Verizon Wireless, a technology leader with the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE network, has enhanced its network in Auburn, Ala. with new...


Nov 23, 2015, 14:38 ET Verizon's Wireless network ranked #1 for overall performance in Cleveland, Ohio, by RootMetrics®

Verizon customers in Cleveland are enjoying all of the benefits of America's most reliable network, according to the Metro RootScore® Report,...


Nov 17, 2015, 14:30 ET Verizon's Wireless network ranked #1 for overall performance in Toledo, Ohio, by RootMetrics®

 Verizon customers in Toledo are enjoying all of the benefits of America's most reliable network, according to the Metro...


Nov 17, 2015, 14:26 ET Verizon's Wireless network ranked #1 for overall performance in Akron, Ohio, by RootMetrics®

 Verizon customers in Akron are enjoying all of the benefits of America's most reliable network, according to the Metro RootScore® Report,...


Nov 02, 2015, 11:59 ET PumpAlarm.com's Verizon Certified Home Monitoring Device Launches in Home Depot

 PumpAlarm.com, an Indiana-based company, and Verizon, a technology leader with the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE Network,...


Oct 07, 2015, 15:32 ET Verizon Launches HopeLine Phone Drive with Allegheny County and City of Pittsburgh

 Verizon launched its HopeLine phone donation drive in southwest Pennsylvania with participating organizations including Allegheny County and...


Oct 05, 2015, 09:33 ET Verizon Wireless encourages Alabamians to donate no-longer-used phones to support victims of domestic violence

 October is national Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM), and Verizon Wireless is encouraging all Alabamians to get involved with local...


Oct 05, 2015, 08:00 ET Verizon Wireless, GCADV encourage Georgians to donate used phones, get involved to help victims of domestic violence

 Georgia ranks ninth in the nation for men killing women, according to the most recent Violence Policy Center study. October is national...


Sep 09, 2015, 14:40 ET Kentucky Used-Mobile Phone Drive Will Support Domestic Violence Survivors Across Kentucky

Verizon, Yum! Brands Foundation, the Kentucky Coalition Against Domestic Violence and the Kentucky Community and Technical College System today...


Mar 20, 2015, 10:00 ET Verizon Network Displays Speed And Strength For Spring Training Baseball Fans

 While Major League power hitters work out across Florida and Spring Training 2015 has hit full stride, the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network is...


Mar 17, 2015, 14:28 ET RootMetrics® Ranks Verizon Wireless Tops In Overall Performance For The New York City And Tri-State Area

 RootMetrics, an independent mobile analytics firm based in Seattle, released its eighth New York City and Tri-State Area, RootScore®...