MINNEAPOLIS---- BNSF Railway announced today it has trained 1,200 Minnesota first responders in community hazmat training sessions held throughout the state this year and the railroad is sending another 130 Minnesota firefighters to specialized crude by rail training at the national railroad research and training facility in Pueblo, CO. Those classes began in July and continue through the end of the year.
DEERFIELD, Ill.---- Walgreens today announced a tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis vaccination voucher program in collaboration with the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services, to help protect against pertussis.
Casella Waste Systems, Inc., a regional solid waste, recycling and resource management services company, today reported financial results for its first quarter of the eight-month transition period ending December 31, 2014.
The leaders and voices converged last week at the first annual Rocky Mountain Energy and Infrastructure Summit, hosted by Hero Partners, DUNN Properties and MIES, together with Title Sponsor Zion's Bank.
DALLAS, Aug. 27, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Securities lawyers at Dunnam& Dunnam announce an investigation of the board of GSI Technology in connection with a buyout for only $6.50 per share. Concerned GSIT investors are encouraged to contact attorney Hamilton Lindley by clicking here..
WATSONVILLE, Calif.---- Granite Construction Incorporated announced today that President and CEO, James H. Roberts, will present at the D.A. Davidson& Co. 13 th Annual Engineering and Construction Conference in San Francisco on Tuesday, September 9, 2014, at 7:00 a.m. PT/ 10:00 a.m. ET.
CHICAGO---- VMware User Group, an independent, customer-led organization created to maximize members’ use of VMware, announced today that Victor Bohnert has given his resignation as executive director of the group, effective Sept. 1, 2014.
HOULTON, Maine, Aug. 27, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Katahdin Bankshares Corp., parent company of Katahdin Trust Company, announced that it has declared a cash dividend of$. 10 per share for the third quarter of 2014. The dividend will be payable on September 23, 2014 to all shareholders of record as of September 9, 2014..
Fitch Ratings affirms the ratings on the class A and B notes issued from Panhandle-Plains Student Finance Corporation pursuant to the 2001 Indenture of Trust. The FFELP loans benefit from guaranties provided by eligible guarantors and reinsurance provided by the U.S. Department of Education for at least 97% of principal and accrued interest.
NEW YORK, Aug. 27, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- SecurityScorecard™, a provider of cloud-based security risk grading services, today announced the appointment of Alexander Heid as Chief Research Officer and Rob Blackin as Chief Technology Officer. Both positions report to Aleksandr Yampolskiy, SecurityScorecard's CEO.
EVANSVILLE, Ind.---- Springleaf Holdings, Inc. announced today that Jay Levine, president and chief executive office of Springleaf, will present at the Barclays Global Financial Services Conference in New York on Monday, September 8, 2014, at 11:15 a.m. Eastern time.
CHICAGO, Aug. 27, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today announced that it has promoted John Pietrowicz to Senior Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer as James E. Parisi, who has held that role since 2004, will retire from the company on December 31. Pietrowicz, 50, who has been with the company since 2003 and has been serving most recently as Senior Managing Director, Corporate Development& Finance and Deputy CFO, will move into the CFO role effective upon Parisi's resignation.
NEW YORK---- On August 27, 2014, the Board of Trustees of Dreyfus High Yield Strategies Fund declared from net investment income a monthly cash dividend of $0.029 per share of beneficial interest, payable on September 25, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 11, 2014.
PHOENIX, Aug. 27, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- This week, Inventure Foods, Inc.' s licensed snack food line, TGI Friday's™ Potato Skins, a fan favorite, will make its debut on the Fyi Network's' Food Factory' on Aug. 28, 2014 at 9 p.m..
NEW YORK---- Fitch Ratings has affirmed the' A-' rating on the following South Mississippi Electric Power Association outstanding bonds:. --$37.3 million Mississippi Business Finance Corporation Gulf Opportunity Zone Bonds, series 2009 A;. --$8.846 million Claiborne County, MS pollution control bonds, 1985 series G.
ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 27, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- SBG Technology Solutions, a leading information technology, program management and training services provider, was recently awarded a contract with the Transportation Security Administration to support its Higher Education Opportunity Program.
NEW YORK, Aug. 27, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Securities lawyers at Dunnam& Dunnam are investigating allegations for Santander shareholders.
NEW YORK---- Fitch Ratings affirms the' AA-' long-term ratings on senior unsecured obligations of the Province of Quebec, Canada, as detailed at the end of this release. In addition, Fitch affirms the outstanding' F1+' short-term ratings on the Province of Quebec.
MINOT, N.D., Aug. 27, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Investors Real Estate Trust today announced that it plans to issue an advisory release after the close of market on Tuesday, September 9, 2014, notifying the public that a financial and operating results earnings release for the three months ended July 31, 2014 will become accessible at the "Investor Relations" section of the Company's website at www.iret.com.
CONWAY, Ark., Aug. 27, 2014-- Home BancShares, Inc., parent company of Centennial Bank, announced that it would participate as a presenter at the Raymond James 2014 U.S. Bank Conference held in Chicago, Illinois on September 3, 2014. Home BancShares, Inc. will present at 9:10 a.m. CT, on Wednesday, September 3, 2014.