- NASA Seeks Proposals For Commercial Operations At Kennedy's Launch Pad 39A
May 17 2013 2:28 PM ET
WASHINGTON, May 17, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA released a synopsis Friday announcing plans to issue an announcement for proposals for the commercial use of Launch Pad 39A at the agency's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The announcement is expected next week.
Use of the launch pad by industry is designed to encourage commercial space activities along Florida's Space Coast and fully use the historic launch complex.
- Pennsylvania cyber charter schools rally to oppose funding cuts
May 17 2013 2:26 PM ET
HARRISBURG, Pa., May 17, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A large contingent of PA Cyber Charter School students, parents, teachers and staff were among a thousand-plus charter school supporters who cheered speakers and swarmed through the Capitol building to speak with their legislators at the 7th annual Day on the Hill Rally on Tuesday, May 14.
- "World's Best Service" Awarded To Crystal Cruises By Travel + Leisure
May 17 2013 2:25 PM ET
LOS ANGELES, May 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Travel + Leisure magazine readers have voted Crystal Cruises as having the "World's Best Service" of all large size cruise ships for 2013. With a #1 score of 95.41, this is the second year in a row the luxury cruise specialist has won the esteemed guest service award in its ship size category. A complete list of all hotel, resort, airline, and cruise line service winners is published in the periodical's June issue.
- FHLBank San Francisco, Rep. Swalwell Participate in Ceremony Celebrating Grand Opening of Emerald Vista Development in Dublin
May 17 2013 2:23 PM ET
DUBLIN, Calif., May 17, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With community leaders and public officials, the Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco (FHLBank San Francisco) celebrated the grand opening of Dublin's Emerald Vista development on Monday. Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15) was a featured speaker.
- Air Products Senior Vice President to Speak at Goldman Sachs Basic Materials Conference
May 17 2013 2:22 PM ET
LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., May 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE:APD) today announced that Corning Painter, senior vice president of Supply Chain, will present at the Goldman Sachs Basic Materials Conference in New York City on May 22, 2013 at 1:45 p.m. ET.
Painter will provide an overview of Air Products and present the company's growth opportunities and leadership positions in key markets and geographies around the world.
- Beverage Brand Leader SodaStream Joins the American Pavilion as Premiere Sponsor in Redesign for 25th Anniversary at Cannes Film Festival 2013
May 17 2013 2:16 PM ET
CANNES, France, May 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
The American Pavilion founder Julie Sisk has welcomed Premiere sponsor SodaStream who has joined Presenting sponsors American Express and The Peninsula Hotel Group at Cannes Film Festival 2013.
- Engagement Rings from Diamond Mansion Take the Nerves out of Planning Your Proposal
May 17 2013 2:14 PM ET
LOS ANGELES, May 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Once you work up the courage to pop the question to the love of your life, the last thing you want is for her to feel even the slightest hint of doubt. That's why, before asserting their lifelong love, many individuals ensure they are fully prepared with diamond engagement rings from Diamond Mansion.
- Midwest Fertilizer Statement On Indiana Governor's Announcement
May 17 2013 2:13 PM ET
INDIANAPOLIS, May 17, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Midwest Fertilizer Corporation (MFC), a consortium of international investors from the U.S., Europe, and Asia, expressed its disappointment with Governor Mike Pence's announcement today – and at the same time thanked the tireless efforts of the people of Southern Indiana for their continuing support of the company's proposed state-of-the-art fertilizer manufacturing plant in Posey County.
- Scotch Hall Preserve Celebrates Opening of Beach Club & Marina
May 17 2013 2:10 PM ET
MERRY HILL, N.C., May 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Scotch Hall Preserve will host more than 200 property owners, real estate prospects and local dignitaries on Memorial Day Weekend to celebrate the grand opening of two new family resort amenities at the 900-acre community overlooking the Albemarle Sound in northeastern North Carolina.
- Space Miles® Holdings, LTD., an Isle of Man Company, selects Exodus Consulting Group as principal advisors and partners to manage Financing and Business Development in the United States, Canada, and South America.
May 17 2013 2:08 PM ET
Exodus Consulting Group, a catalyst for investors and entrepreneurs focused on space, space-related and space-scalable© startups, today announces its selection by Isle of Man-based Space Miles® Holdings, Ltd. to serve as its consultant in the US marketplace and beyond.
- Box Tops for Education® Coupon Now Available on Yoplait® Frozen Yogurt
May 17 2013 2:04 PM ET
LE MARS, Iowa, May 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Parents and kids have one more reason to celebrate this summer. Throughout the next few weeks, Box Tops for Education® coupons will become available on Yoplait® Frozen Yogurt treats.
Yoplait Frozen Yogurt is joining forces with General Mills Box Tops for Education, a nationwide fundraising program dedicated to helping America's schools get the things they need. Each Box Tops for Education coupon collected provides 10 cents in unrestricted funding, helping mom turn her shopping list into books and basketballs, field trips and trumpets.
- Epilepsy Foundation Announces $100,000 "Shark Tank" Prize Winner For Most Innovative Idea For People With Seizures
May 17 2013 2:01 PM ET
- New Xulon Title Claims Key to Success: Follow God's Lead
May 17 2013 2:00 PM ET
MAITLAND, Fla., May 17, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Co-authors, Millie and James Adams's new book, The Call The Alignment The Assignment ($16.99, paperback, 978-1-62509-633-3; $8.99, e-book, 978-1-62509-634-0) was written to help readers be steadfast, faithful and to always trust in God for wisdom. The authors urge the reader to look past the unfavorable situations that may be at hand and to, instead, have faith in the undoubtedly perfect outcome that God has planned.
- Icahn Wins Seat On Transocean Board
May 17 2013 1:56 PM ET
NEW YORK, May 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Carl Icahn today made the following statement on Transocean Ltd. (NYSE: RIG):
- Cindy Bradley Named "Wyoming Lender Of The Year" By the Wyoming Community Development Authority
May 17 2013 1:56 PM ET
CHEYENNE, Wyo., May 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Wallick & Volk Mortgage announced today that long-time mortgage professional Cindy Bradley has been recognized by the WCDA as their "Wyoming Lender of the Year." This prestigious award was presented yesterday at the Wyoming Mortgage Lenders Association conference in Casper Wyoming.
- New Research Suggests Massage Therapy Is A Powerful Tool For Pain Relief
May 17 2013 1:53 PM ET
EVANSTON, Ill., May 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Pain can negatively affect a person's quality of life and impede recovery from illness or injury. Recent research compiled by the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) suggests that massage can be a helpful pain management strategy for manually controlling symptoms in people suffering metastatic cancer and rheumatoid arthritis, among other illnesses, as well as post-cardiac surgery pain.
- Sing For Hope Announces 88 New York City Locations For Sing For Hope Pianos Project
May 17 2013 1:45 PM ET
NEW YORK, May 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sing for Hope, the non-profit arts organization, proudly announces the locations in New York City where the Sing for Hope Pianos public arts project will take place this summer. From June 1-16, 88 pianos will be placed throughout the five boroughs so that anyone and everyone can enjoy them, part of Sing for Hope's mission of "Art for All." Find all 88 locations at singforhope.org.
- EvolveMed Partners with BestNotes to Help Psychiatrists Leverage the Full Power of Their EHRs
May 17 2013 1:41 PM ET
SALT LAKE CITY, May 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- EvolveMed, an industry leader in medical technology designed to banish medical practice inefficiencies, is proud to announce its partnership with the leading residential treatment center EHR provider, BestNotes. As a networked solution, the BestNotes electronic health record and office scheduling system is designed to improve office flow and keep your team working efficiently.
- Tens of Thousands to Walk for a Cure for Cystic Fibrosis
May 17 2013 1:40 PM ET
BETHESDA, Md., May 17, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Walks in nearly every state this weekend will raise funds to fight cystic fibrosis as part of Great Strides, the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation's largest national fundraising event.
Cystic fibrosis is a fatal genetic disease that causes debilitating lung infections and premature death.
- Equatorial Guinea To Renovate All Its Hospitals Within Four Years
May 17 2013 1:35 PM ET