Press Releases

  • NEW YORK---- Fitch Ratings has assigned an' A' rating to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, New York's approximately $600 million transportation revenue refunding bonds, series 2016 D. The' A' rating reflects the gross lien on a diverse stream of pledged revenues including fare revenues, surplus revenues from the Triborough Bridge and Tunnel Authority...

  • The On the Road for Lower Drug Prices tour has already stopped in Los Angeles, Orange County, Bakersfield, Stockton and Merced. You can still catch the bus as it makes stops in Modesto, Santa Barbara, Santa Cruz, Oakland, San Diego, Sacramento, Riverside, San Francisco, San Jose, and more! Proposition 61 would require the state of California to negotiate with drug...

  • ELKHART, Ind., Sept. 26, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Patrick Industries, Inc. announced today that effective immediately, Jeffrey M. Rodino, Executive Vice President of Sales and Chief Operating Officer, will assume the newly created position of Executive Vice President of Sales and Chief Sales Officer. "Both Jeff and Kip's new roles recognize the increasingly dynamic...

  • WILMINGTON, Mass., Sept. 26, 2016-- UniFirst Corporation will report its Fiscal 2016 fourth quarter results on October 19, 2016 before the market opens. Headquartered in Wilmington, Mass., UniFirst Corporation is a North American leader in the supply and servicing of uniform and workwear programs, as well as the delivery of facility service programs.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept. 26, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Fannie Mae today announced that The Community Loan Fund of New Jersey, Inc., an affiliate of New Jersey Community Capital, a non-profit community development financial institution, is the winning bidder on the housing agency's fifth Community Impact Pool of non-performing loans. In collaboration with Wells Fargo...

  • Yorkville-Bristol Sanitary District in Illinois to Upgrade Wastewater Treatment Plant with ZeeLung ZeeLung Chosen for Ability to Increase Treatment Capacity in Existing Plant Footprint and Reduce Energy Consumption When Commissioned in 2017, Will be the Largest Membrane Aerated Biofilm Reactor System in the World. NEW ORLEANS---- GE today announced...

  • SAN FRANCISCO---- The leading IoT event; IoT Tech Expo will arrive in Santa Clara on October 20- 21 st for 2 days of top level content and networking. Exclusive hands-on Samsung Workshop taking place on October 20th at the IoT Tech Expo in Santa Clara, CA. Find out more about the Samsung ARTIK Workshop, and apply for your place.

  • LONDON---- Technavio analysts forecast the global digital video content market to grow at a CAGR of close to 26% during the forecast period, according to their latest report. The research study covers the present scenario and growth prospects of the global digital video content market for 2016-2020. To calculate the market size, the report considers revenue...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 26, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- LTL Attorneys LLP obtained a complete arbitration victory on behalf of one of the world's leading manufacturers of flash memory storage devices and software solutions. LTL's arbitration team included partners Enoch H. Liang and Eugene L. Hahm, and associate Tiffany S. Hansen, all based in LTL's San Francisco office.

  • HOUSTON, Sept. 26, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Officials building Mexico's energy reform framework for power markets have chosen the API 2 Argus/McCloskey coal index as the basis for fuel-import calculations, according to global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus, and IHS Markit, a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept. 26, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Blackboard has a long history of supporting developers who wish to integrate with or extend the capabilities of Blackboard Learn. Featured Presenters: Lynn Zingraf, Senior Product Marketing Director Mark O'Neil, Senior Product Manager Scott Hurrey, Senior Content Designer. About Blackboard Inc. Blackboard is a global...

  • Department of Treasury awarded a $4.5 million Capital Magnet Fund grant to Boston Community Capital's Loan Fund on September 22. "Cities across the Northeast are grappling with affordable housing challenges, ranging from the disappearance of affordability in rapidly gentrifying neighborhoods to the need to rehabilitate and repurpose vacant...

  • NEW YORK, Sept. 26, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Paine& Partners, LLC, a global private equity investment firm dedicated to investing in food and agribusiness, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire The Global ID Group, a market leading platform dedicated to providing food safety and food quality solutions in the rapidly evolving food...

  • MIDLAND, Mich., Sept. 26, 2016/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- Holidays are always a special time, but especially this year as Midland Center for the Arts welcomes– for the first time ever! Midland is the first stop on the show's 2016 tour. After the show's Midland run, the semi-trucks will be re-loaded before the production heads down the road to its next stop: New Orleans,...

  • BRENTWOOD, Tenn., Sept. 26, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Confirmation.com, the world's leading provider of secure audit confirmation services, announced today that it was named a finalist for the 2016 NEXT Awards for the Technology Market Mover category. "Nashville is being touted by recognized entrepreneurial authorities like the Kauffman Foundation as a community...

  • Ray A. Cross, USN, has assumed the responsibilities of vice president, intelligence, AFCEA International, and executive director, National Intelligence University Foundation. Steve Ritchey, who joined the AFCEA leadership team as the head of the intelligence department in August 1995, is retiring on September 30. He retired from the U.S. Navy in 2015 following...

  • CHICAGO---- ConAgra Foods, Inc., announced today that it has acquired the packaged foods businesses of Frontera Foods, Inc. and Red Fork LLC, including the Frontera, Red Fork and Salpica brands. We believe it provides a tremendous platform off which we can build,” said Sean Connolly, president and chief executive officer of ConAgra Foods. Founding Chef Rick Bayless...

  • NEW YORK, Sept. 26, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Vintage, the capital markets, corporate services and institutional& fund services division of PR Newswire, has released its weekly IPO, Transaction and Reg A+ Registration summary. View the full list and whitepaper link: http://irblog.prnewswire.com/category/ipo-week-in-review. Highlighted corporations and law firms:.

  • For National Voter Registration Day on September 27 th, Ben& Jerry's will be scooping up Empower Mint, its new ice cream flavor with a purpose, and registering voters with Greyston Bakery of Yonkers, New York. The flavor was launched earlier this year and features a Peppermint Ice Cream with a Fudge Swirl and Fudgy Brownies made by Greyston Bakery, with a portion of...

  • CHICAGO---- SoCore Energy, one of the nation’ s leading developers and operators of commercial and distributed solar generation and a subsidiary of Edison International, announced today that it has agreed to acquire equity interests in 22 community solar garden development projects in Minnesota as part of the SunEdison bankruptcy proceedings, subject to...