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As crimes rise, battles rage over police...

When President Joe Biden said “the answer” to nationwide crime spikes was to defund the police, he reignited an intense debate about defunding police departments. “The answer,” Biden said in his State of the Union address on March 1, “is not to defund the police. The answer is to defund the police. Defund them with […]

Democrats plan to push the Russia bill f...

US Vice President Kamala Harris is set to begin her trip to Poland and Romania tomorrow as the Biden administration continues to show support for Ukraine and US eastern NATO allies as the he Russian invasion of Ukraine is entering a dangerous new phase. Harris’ trip will take place from Wednesday through March 11 and […]

ARTSQUEST ANNOUNCES ELECTED BOARD OFFICE...

BETHLEHEM, Pennsylvania— ArtsQuest is pleased to announce new and returning members of the Board of Trustees, ArtsQuest Foundation, ArtsQuest Performing & Visual Arts Councils, and Friends of Levitt Pavilion SteelStacks for 2022. As a non-profit organization , ArtsQuest is run by volunteers who serve in various capacities on boards and committees that support the mission […]

Yerxa and Ellis named Suncoast Credit Un...

History links FORT MYERS, Florida. – The Suncoast Credit Union FGCU Athletics Athletes of the Month for January have been announced with Haley Yerxa (Ottawa, Ontario/Hillcrest) of the women’s golf program and Brian Ellis (Oviedo, FL/Hagerty HS) baseball win honor. A female and a male Eagle are chosen as Scholar-Athlete of the […]

Lance Freeman: Penn onboards professor f...

Lance Freeman: Penn onboards professor from Knowledge University On February 15, Wendell Pritchett, acting president of the University of Pennsylvania, and Beth Winkelstein, acting vice president, announced the appointment of Lance Freeman as the 29th Penn University Integrates Knowledge Professor at the University. of Pennsylvania. Dr. Freeman, one of the world’s foremost experts on urban […]

Deceased = Abell, Benjamin Kennedy, Jr. ...

Benjamin KENNEDY Abell, Jr., 93 of Leonardtown, MD, passed away peacefully on February 14, 2022 at Georgetown University Hospital with his loving family by his side. Born October 1, 1928 in Sparks, MD, he was the son of the late B. Kennedy and Adelaide Maria (Lynch) Abell. He was the youngest of five children and […]

DelVal policy harms student-athletes wit...

By Peter and Jo Ann Eckley | Bucks County Mail Schedules We wanted to bring to your attention an urgent issue with Delaware Valley University’s new travel policy, which was revised on January 11, 2022. Our son Daniel is a sophomore wrestler in college. He is unvaccinated, has completed an exemption form, and has fully […]

Ebony Manning Named New University Title...

The Office of Institutional Equity and Diversity has named Ebony Manning the university’s new Title IX coordinator, according to a Jan. 26 [email protected] announcement. Manning comes to the university from Connecticut College, where she was associate dean of equity and compliance programs and title IX coordinator. Prior to his tenure at Connecticut College, Manning earned […]

Ric DeVorte Named New Community Foundati...

It took a year, but the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan board finally found its next chair. Richard “Ric” L. DeVore will assume his new role on April 1. “Ric is a proven leader who is the right person at the right time for the Community Foundation,” said James Nicholson, President of the Community Foundation […]

Elgin Area Chamber Announces New Board L...

The Elgin Area Chamber of Commerce recently announced its executive committee leadership and new board members for 2022. The 2022 Chamber Board Chair is Michael Wong, SmithAmundsen, Partner; Yvonne Irving, Vice President, Membership, KCT Credit Union; Keith Rauschenberger, Treasurer, Rauschenberger Financial Advisors; and Yaneth Medina, former president of the Elgin State Bank. New board members […]

Vera Bradley’s Tom Giacalone nominated f

FORT WAYNE, Indiana, Feb. 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vera Bradley, Inc. (Nasdaq: VRA; “Vera Bradley” or the “Company”), a leading American lifestyle company, today announced that Tom Giacalone, The Vice President, Digital for its Brand Vera Bradley, has been named to Signifyd’s list of 2022 Most Influential in Ecommerce, a group of commerce leaders […]

Elks Name Teens of the Month | News, Sp...

Sistersville Elks Lodge named Aleah Fletcher and Justin Fluharty as November’s Teen of the Month. Aleah Fletcher is the daughter of Brandy & Shane Murray and Scott Fletcher. She is a 4.04 GPA student at Tyler Consolidated High School. Her activities include being a waitress at Boggs Pizza and Grill as […]

Trump’s GOP: the party is further streng

SALT LAKE CITY — In 2016, Donald Trump overtook the Republican National Committee with a shock and awe campaign that stunned party leaders. In 2020, the party was forced to support him as Republican incumbent president. As 2024 approaches, however, the Republican Party has a choice. The RNC, which controls party rules and infrastructure, has […]

The new direction of Skal International ...

Skal International has had new management since January 01, 2022. The new leadership was elected by the members on December 20, 2022. The elections for the 2022 Board of Directors were held via an electoral partner with a record number of delegations. Members of Skal International elected Burcin Turkkanthe 2021 Senior Vice President, as the […]

South Okanagan-Similkameen Volunteer Cen...

The South Okanagan-Similkameen (SOS) Volunteer Center has added to its leadership group in the form of a new Executive Director and General Manager. Okanagan-Similkameen Regional District (RDOS) Director for Kaleden, Subrina Monteith, has been hired as the Executive Director of the SOS Volunteer Center, while Michael Magnusson has been named the organization’s new Executive Director. […]

Aegis Capital Corp. Announces Hiring of...

NEW YORK, NY/ACCESSWIRE/January 21, 2022/Aegis Capital Corp. (“Aegis”), a full-service wealth management, financial services and investment banking firm, is pleased to announce that Andrew L. Johnson has joined the firm as Executive Vice President of investment bank. Andrew L. Johnson has extensive experience in several facets of the small and mid cap investment banking process. […]

Names in the News: The People Shaping th...

FNBD Bank promotions DERIDDER — First National Bank DeRidder (FNBD) welcomed the new year with the following promotions and new hires: Robert “Robie” Touchette was promoted to SVP, Chief Banking Officer on Beauregard Parish and Calcasieu Parish. Matt Fruge was promoted to SVP, Chief Operations Officer. Mandy Thomas was promoted to AVP, commercial lender of […]

Neumann names new dean of nursing – Delc

ASTON – Neumann University has appointed Dr Theresa Pietsch as Dean of its School of Nursing and Health Sciences. Pietsch succeeds Dr. Kathleen Hoover, who served as the school’s dean for the past 17 years. Pietsch came to Neumann in 2008 as an assistant professor of nursing and has worked her way up, serving as […]

Centraide’s leadership program promotes

Every year for forty years, Centraide of Greater Saint Joseph has done its best to create and prepare community leaders, and 2022 is no exception to this rule. Among this year’s class are Buchanan County Public Administrator Annette Bertelsen, Commerce Bank Assistant Vice President Jacob Dillon, Buchanan County Assistant Attorney Michelle Davidson and Communications Associate […]

Q&A with Bethel Student Body President a

As Student Body President and Vice President, Blake Birno ’23 and Marissa Cutlan ’23 lead Bethel Student Government (BSG), a student-run organization comprised of seven departments that all exist to enhance the student experience. from Bethel. Here they reflect on their decision to run for office, their work at G.S.O., and their advice to new […]

The company donates the Clarks tavern to...

The Perry County Historical Society is looking to transfer the Clarks Ferry Tavern in Duncannon to a new non-profit organization, the Friends of Clarks Ferry Tavern, which will focus solely on the restoration and management of the historic building. “They don’t want accountability anymore,” Russ Hoover, speaking on behalf of the Friends of Clarks Ferry […]

Abusive audio call featuring BharatPe fo...

The leaked audio clip, which first appeared online on Wednesday via anonymous social media, features a conversation in which Grover repeatedly abuses and threatens to kill the Kotak employee during an alleged encounter with the police, or extrajudicial murder, for its failure. to obtain the allocation of funds for the initial public offering of Nykaa. […]

Boys and Girls Clubs Honor Board Members...

Left: Ryan Smiley, President and CEO of Boys and Girls Clubs, right, presents Jeff Strack of Strack & Van Til with a National Service to Youth award. Strack, whose term is ending, served on the Youth Development Board for 20 years. Right: Michael Simpson of ME Simpson Co., Inc., left, and Ryan Smiley, President and […]

World Bank, Japanese investors highlight...

TOKYO, December 21, 2021 – The World Bank (International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, IBRD, Aaa / AAA) issued a total of US $ 250 million equivalent in sustainability bonds to Japanese investors while stressing the importance of a good nutrition to develop human capital. This engagement with investors began with an investment from Nippon […]

Virginia Tech, Maryland to play in 2021 ...

Virginia University of Technology and the University of Maryland today accepted the invitations to play in the 2021 New Era Pinstripe Bowl at Yankee Stadium on Wednesday, December 29, kicking off at 2:15 p.m. ET. For both teams, this will be their first time attending the current or original Yankee Stadium. Virginie Tech, directed by […]

PRSA-NY Elects Chapter 2022 Leadership w...

NEW YORK–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – The New York Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA-NY) today announced its 2022 President, Executive Committee and Board of Directors. The Chapter elected Aaron Kwittken, Founder and CEO of PROphet, 2021 President. Carmella Glover, Diversity Action Alliance (DAA) President and Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DE&I) at […]

For All Seasons Welcomes Six New Board M...

EASTON – For All Seasons welcomed six new members to its Board of Directors: Kamari A. Collins of Easton; Aimee Dietsch, DHSc, of Easton; Gary Goldstein, MD, of St. Michaels; Leonard Wolf, CPA, RIA, of Easton; Michael T. Flaherty, Ph.D., of Tilghman; and Elizabeth Spurry, CFP, CTFA, de Trappe. “These new board members bring a […]

Gary Smith appointed Executive Vice Pres...

ST. JOHN’S, Newfoundland and Labrador, November 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – David Hutchens, President and Chief Executive Officer, Fortis Inc. (“Fortis” or the “Company”) (TSX / NYSE: FTS) a today appointed Gary Smith as Executive Vice President, Operations and Innovation effective January 1, 2022. Smith is currently Executive Vice President, Eastern Canada and Caribbean Operations. […]

Booz Allen Hamilton publishes its 2021 e...

The ESG management approach aligns with the long-term growth strategy and the creation of sustainable value for stakeholders Demonstrates close and continuous integration of ESG and business objectives Broadens alignment of reporting framework with emphasis on transparent assessment and reporting of results MCLEAN, Virginia, November 17, 2021– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) […]

Cleveland Area Senior Programs Aim to Re...

Many elderly people in northeastern Ohio suffer from social isolation, and the COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated an already chronic problem. Experts say all this time spent alone is a health risk and can be damaging mentally and physically. The May Dugan Center in the western part of Cleveland has a program to address social isolation […]

Abernathy MacGregor Launches Digital Off...

NEW YORK – (BUSINESS WIRE) – November 1, 2021– Abernathy MacGregor, Senior Strategic Communications Advisor, today announced the launch of a dedicated digital offering focused on integrating and advancing the firm’s digital expertise to serve clients across industries and areas of practice. The digital offering is the latest addition to Abernathy’s growing list of services […]

Jacksonville businesswoman supported by ...

When Stephanie Jones first moved to Jacksonville four years ago, she started hosting quarterly dinners to meet other women in her newly adopted hometown. At first the FLY, or First Love Yourself, events had a “cheerful social atmosphere,” she said, “designed to introduce women to new restaurants in our city, build new relationships, support the […]

Why the disappearance of paid family lea...

WASHINGTON – In late 2019, with bipartisan support, including from iconoclastic Senate Democrat Kyrsten Sinema of Arizona, President Donald J. Trump’s daughter Ivanka hosted a White House summit to promote his vision of family leave and paid medical. As with many national initiatives of the Trump years, the effort came to naught, in part thanks […]

Yelp Knowledge’s Offering Expands to Sal

When we first presented Yelp Knowledge in 2016, it served as a trusted platform for brands to better understand consumer sentiment at scale, and easily monitor and respond to reviews through Yelp’s partner platforms such as Sprinklr and Yext. Since its inception, we have focused on expanding this program to generate even more value for […]

Vice President Harris visits Bronx to pr...

THE BRONX – Vice President Kamala Harris was in the Bronx on Friday to advocate for billions of dollars in infrastructure spending and social programs. She urged her fellow officials to strike a deal, telling the crowd it was an opportunity for transformational change in the wake of the pandemic. Harris talked about a new […]

RP Funding receives Readers’ Choice awar

PEOPLE AND CHANGES RP Funding receives Readers’ Choice award PR Funding Center received a 2021 Readers’ Choice award from ConventionSouth, the national multimedia resource for event planning in the South. The RP Funding Center is one of 415 convention and visitor reception offices, meeting rooms and hotels in the South to receive this year’s Readers’ […]

Environmental group leaves rally for dem...

WASHINGTON (JTA) – The Washington DC branch of a national climate action group turned down a role at a rally on voting rights because “a number of Zionist organizations” will attend. “Given our commitment to racial justice, self-government and indigenous sovereignty, we oppose Zionism and any state that applies its ideology,” Sunrise DC said. in […]

Fox News attacks Native Americans after ...

Details Through Levi Rickert October 17, 2021 Opinion. On Monday, tribes across the Indian country commemorated Indigenous Peoples Day on Alcatraz Island in New York City and hundreds of tribal communities in between. Commemorations and celebrations included songs, dances and speeches interspersed with truths acknowledging the struggles indigenous peoples face today. The next day, Vice […]

William Shatner sets space record with B...

William Shatner, the 90-year veteran of countless imaginary space voyages playing Star Trek’s Captain Kirk, took off for real Wednesday, becoming the oldest person to reach the last frontier in a PR boon for Jeff Bezos and his rocket company Blue Origin. In 10 minutes and 17 seconds, Shatner and three teammates took off on […]

Dassault Systèmes announces the launch o

VÉLISY-VILLACOUBLAY, France, 11e October 2021 – Dassault Systèmes (Euronext Paris: # 14003TT8, DSY.PA) announces the launch of a global employee share ownership program. The employee shareholding program will be offered to approximately 98% of Dassault Systèmes employees worldwide, as defined by the terms detailed in the appendix attached to this press release. For this offer, […]

Business News – Newly Hired, Retired, Pr

Retirement and hiring AARP recently announced that Glenda DuBoise was chosen to serve as the new Kansas State Director. She will oversee the operations of the Kansas office, which includes a team of four full-time employees and an eight-person volunteer advisory executive board. They work on behalf of Kansans aged 50 and over, including nearly […]

Nature Conservancy of Canada Welcomes Ne...

TORONTO, Oct. 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Leading non-profit conservation organization, The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC), today announced the appointment of Mike Pedersen as Chairman of its Board of administration. Pedersen first joined CNC as a volunteer in 2017. For the past two years, he has served as Vice President. He succeeds Elana Rosenfeld, […]

THE INTERNATIONAL OCEANIC GLOBAL ASSOCIA...

New York, NY, Oct 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – NEW YORK, NY – On Thursday, October 5, the international non-profit organization Oceanic Global launched the Blue Standard (Blue), a one-of-a-kind crossbreed -industrial standard that allows industries and businesses of all sizes to have a measurable impact that protects our blue planet. Emissions, toxins and plastics […]

Nominations for the Trail Volunteer of t...

FORT WAYNE, Indiana (WANE) – The City of Fort Wayne is now accepting nominations for the 2021 Trail Volunteer of the Year awards. This award recognizes one or more individuals who have demonstrated strong leadership while making exemplary and meaningful contributions as a volunteer in the planning, construction, maintenance, promotion and / or fundraising for […]

Visiting Uzbekistan, World Bank Vice Pre...

TACHKENT, October 2, 2021 – Anna Bjerde, World Bank Vice-President for Europe and Central Asia, visited Uzbekistan on September 29-30, where she met President Shavkat Mirziyoyev and senior government and parliamentary officials. Ms. Bjerde also attended the first Uzbekistan Economic Forum and a recently launched Uzbekistan National Platform meeting. In Tashkent, Ms. Bjerde participated in […]

COVID-19: campus life is getting back on...

Regional colleges and universities report that they are progressing relatively well during the semester despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Amid the challenges posed by the positive cases, schools are making the most of them, officials reported, continuing to operate as close to normal as possible. Schools demand masks, make hand sanitizer available, disinfect classrooms and […]

The Recorder – Business files: September

Greenfield Cooperative Bank offering the fall festival SOUTH HADLEY – Greenfield Cooperative Bank will be hosting a Fall Festival at its South Hadley branch, located at 487 Newton St., on Saturday, October 16, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. “We’ve been looking forward to hosting a celebration like this since we opened last January,” said […]

Inside Facebook’s push to defend its ima

The changes involved Facebook’s leadership in its marketing, communications, policy and integrity teams. Alex Schultz, a 14-year veteran of the company who was appointed chief marketing officer last year, has also been instrumental in the image reshaping effort, said five people who have worked with him . But at least one of the decisions was […]

LASA will welcome Social Alumni offering...

(Photo courtesy of UMass Lowell) Ashley rose riveraConnector editor September 22sd, the Latin American Student Association (LASA) will host an alumni networking event that aims to introduce undergraduates to conversations about career and networking. The event offers all subclass students, especially Latinx students, the opportunity to engage with successful Latinx alumni. The event provides an […]

Fourth Live Update from Stimulus Control...

Critical time for Congress with Biden’s agenda and debt limit at stake US Congress returns to session on Monday Faced with a massive agenda and a lack of time, Democrats under President Joe Biden hoping to pass sweeping national programs, fund the government, approve an infrastructure bill and raise the debt ceiling within weeks. They […]

In Panjshir, few signs of active resista...

PANJSHIR, Afghanistan – In this lush swath of land – isolated from potential invaders by high mountain peaks and narrow passes conducive to ambushes – former Mujahideen fighters and Afghan commandos regrouped in the days following the overthrow of the government Afghan by the Taliban, vowing to fight for the last man. With its history […]

Fox’s Vaccine Criticism Draws Attention

NEW YORK >> Constant criticism of COVID-19 vaccine mandates by numbers on Fox News has drawn attention to his own company’s strict rules on the subject – even from President Joe Biden. The president was denounced as “authoritarian” and “chief divider” on Fox last week after announcing new efforts to force more Americans to get […]

RISE members meet in person and virtuall...

AVENTURA, Fla .– RISE (Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment) and CropLife America held a joint annual meeting in Aventura, Fla., September 12-15, 2021. Nearly 500 attendees representing companies that provide phytosanitary and phytosanitary solutions for the specialty pesticide and agricultural markets attended the meeting virtually and in person. Participants gathered for three days to […]

HUBUC joins the Fintech Express Masterca...

Barcelona, ​​Spain – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – HUBUC, a central integrated financial services supported by Y-Combinator, is pleased to announce that it is now an official partner of Mastercard via the Fintech Express program. Mastercard works with fintech companies at all stages of growth and transformation – market entry, expansion, product development, diversification and innovation and […]

The Association recognizes the recipient...

During the AVMA 2021 virtual convention, from July 29 to August. 1, a number of people have received AVMA Excellence Awards for their contributions in the areas of human-animal bond, animal welfare, government advocacy, international veterinary medicine, and public service. Here are some key achievements of the winners. Bustad Animal Veterinarian of the Year Award […]

Fourth Stimulus Checks Live Updates: Can...

House Democrats face unity test over Biden’s spending plans Democrats face a unity test in the United States House of Representatives Monday as they start working on two ambitious spending plans who would devote billions of dollars To transport infrastructure and social programs. While centrist Democrats are keen to pass a $ 1 trillion infrastructure […]

New volunteer opportunities – Australasi

Our association owes much of its success to the excellent work done by over 100 volunteers at one time, who sit on various ACA committees, whether branch, technical or leadership committees. and governance. Joining one of these committees is a fantastic way to bond deeply and implement positive change within our Association. We are currently […]

Santa Cruz Warriors Receive 2020-21 NBA ...

Official release | July 20, 2021 SANTA CRUZ, California – The Santa Cruz Warriors received the 2020-21 NBA G League Social Responsibility Award for their Swishes for Dishes program in partnership with Kaiser Permanente and The Athletes’ Corner, announced by the league today. This is the second year in a row that the Santa Cruz […]

The future of the MBA, according to exec...

THROUGH Jordan friedmanJuly 19, 2021, 02:00 In a data-driven world powered by digital technology, businesses are constantly evolving. Because the MBA degree aims to prepare the business leaders of tomorrow, programs offering this degree must align their programs with the ever-changing demands of the workplace. Senior executives and senior executives at four Fortune 500 companies […]

Facebook To Biden: “We are not the reaso

WASHINGTON – Facebook and the Biden administration engaged in an increasingly resentful back-and-forth over the weekend after the administration denounced the social media giant for spreading vaccine misinformation Covid-19. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy on Sunday reiterated warnings that false stories about vaccines had become a health hazard. “These platforms need to recognize that they have […]

QuickBooks Introduces New Hardware to Im...

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIFORNIA – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – As consumers’ shift to contactless payments becomes permanent, Intuit (Nasdaq: INTU) QuickBooks introduces QuickBooks Card Reader, an innovative new payment device designed for today’s small business owners. Integrated with QuickBooks Payments, which processes over $ 65 billion in volume annually, the Card Reader is the latest fintech offering […]

The cyberbullying insurance is here. Do...

This is what insurance companies sell to families and individuals as cyberbullying among adults, tweens and teens becomes more common. Insurance tech startup Waffle began in May offering standalone cyber protection policies underwritten by Chubb that include cyberbullying and other cyber risks such as identity theft or extortion. The policies are aimed at helping victims […]

Student Police Volunteer Corps Ensures B...

Some blood Kochi: The Student Police Volunteer Corps (SVC) in Ernakulam Rural District is successfully implementing the Jeevadhara blood donation program which was initiated to ensure blood availability during the pandemic. More than 150 student volunteers have donated blood in the district over the past two months as part of the program. The rapid coordination […]

Amarillo Girl Scout wins Gold Award

Amarillo-area Girl Scout Stacie Smith wasn’t going to give up her dream and vision for her scouting project, no matter what the odds. Thus, recently, Smith was announced as one of the prestigious recipients of a “Gold Award” from the organization Girl Scouts of America because of her tenacity in carrying out her project. Whether […]

Former US Secretary of Defense Donald Ru...

First successes in Afghanistan, Iraq followed by unrest Served twice as Secretary of Defense June 30 – Donald Rumsfeld, a powerful United States Secretary of Defense who was the main architect of the Iraq war until President George W. Bush replaced him as the United States found itself stuck after three and a half years […]

Uproar PR expands its B2B division with ...

ORLANDO, Florida and CHICAGO, June 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Public relations tumult today announces the addition of two new B2B clients: Vector, a software company that digitizes logistics with a self-service pickup and delivery platform that integrates electronic bills of lading for smart facilities and connected job sites to increase supply chain efficiency, and […]

Presidents Club to honor Lt. Gen. Reynol...

BEAVERCREEK – Lieutenant-General Richard V. “Dick” Reynolds (USAF retiree) will be the 70th recipient of the 2021 Presidents Club of Dayton Legion of Honor Citizen Award. The award, awarded annually since 1951, is the oldest, most continuing and most prestigious recognition of volunteer servant leadership in the Dayton area. Reynolds served in the United States […]