• Does Your Halloween Plan Include Scary Eyes? Be Sure to See Your Eye Care Professional for the Right Fit
    SAN FRANCISCO: Decorative contact lenses can add just the right amount of creepy to your Halloween costume. But wearing costume contact lenses without a prescription can set you up for serious eye infections or permanent vision loss.

  • Miami Champagne Week 2017
    MIAMI: Alessandra Esteves, co-founder and Director of Wine Education for the Florida Wine Academy is pleased to present Miami Champagne Week, designed to educate, promote and create awareness about Champagne, in the lively city of Miami, Florida.

  • Vancouver Centre II Breaks Ground in the New Centre of the City
    VANCOUVER: GWL Realty Advisors officially broke ground today on Vancouver Centre II, a 33-storey AAA office tower in downtown Vancouver.

  • Chelsea Film Festival in New York 2017
    CHELSEA, N.Y: The 5th Annual Edition of Chelsea Film Festival proudly presents the Second Annual 'FRENCH CARIBBEAN MOVIE' Program at AMC Loews 34th St. in New York City on Friday, October 20th at 6pm. This program is presented in partnership with the Martinique Promotion Bureau/CMT USA and the French Ministry of Overseas.

  • Hood River County, Oregon Selects ClearVote As Its New Voting System
    BOSTON: Clear Ballot announced today that Hood River County, Oregon will implement ClearVote as its new voting system, providing the county with a modern voting system. Hood River County is the thirteenth county in Oregon to implement ClearVote. Now nearly two thirds of registered voters in Oregon use Clear Ballot technology to cast their votes.

  • Fanning the Flames of Start-up Success, SPARK 2.0 Finalists Selected and Sessions Begin This Week
    WILMINGTON, Del: SmartInvest Ventures ("SmartInvest"), an international venture capital firm, announced today that eight companies were selected from the Life's a Pitch competition, held on September 29, 2017, at the Law Offices of Richards, Layton and Finger, P.A., to take part SPARK2.0 - an intensive mentorship program which kicks off the first of eight full-day workshops today at The Mill, a co-working community and innovation hub in downtown Wilmington.

  • City of Pickering Supports Development of an Airport
    PICKERING, ON: At last night's Council meeting, the City of Pickering endorsed a motion to support the development of an airport in Pickering, subject to the results identified in the Federal Government's forthcoming Aviation Sector Analysis - Pickering Airport Study.

  • Canada and the United Kingdom announce a global alliance on coal phase-out
    LONDON, United Kingdom: Following a successful meeting between Canada's Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, and the United Kingdom's Minister of State for Climate Change and Industry, Claire Perry, the Ministers issued the following joint statement:

  • Universal Studios Hollywood Adds NBC's Will and Grace Set Visits to its Exclusive Behind-the-Scenes VIP Experience
    UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif: As the fab four make their primetime return to NBC in the highly-anticipated return of "Will and Grace," Universal Studios Hollywood guests visiting the theme park as part of its exclusive VIP Experience will have the unique opportunity to step onto Soundstage 22 on the Universal backlot to see first-hand where the sitcom revival is making history for a second time.

  • The BSA Expands Programs To Welcome Girls From Cub Scouts To Highest Rank Of Eagle Scout
    IRVING, Texas: The Boy Scouts of America Board of Directors unanimously approved to welcome girls into its iconic Cub Scout program and to deliver a Scouting program for older girls that will enable them to advance and earn the highest rank of Eagle Scout.

  • Learfield Licensing Partners And New Era Cap Develop Exclusive Hispanic Heritage Month Collection With Nationally-Known Hispanic Artists
    INDIANAPOLIS: Learfield Licensing Partners, a trademark management agency specializing in licensing and branding, is pleased to announce alongside, the launch of the Hispanic Heritage Collection in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month.

  • New Advertising Campaign Shows How EY's Better-Connected Consultants Lead Clients Through the Transformative Age
    NEW YORK: Ernst and Young LLP is launching a multi-million-dollar brand campaign, showcasing how the firm's army of better-connected consultants are enabling clients to adapt to the changing business landscape. In this time of unprecedented business complexity and opportunity, EY has named this era the Transformative Age.

  • How We Size Up Whether Someone Is a Good Judge of People Has a Lot to Do with Whether They Agree with Us
    NEW YORK: How do you know when someone is a good judge of people, and can you tell who is accurately able to read others' character, attitudes, and abilities?

  • Princess Cruises Celebrates The New York Premiere Of Born To Dance With Stephen Schwartz And Daniel C. Levine Aboard Regal Princess
    NEW YORK: Princess Cruises celebrated the New York premiere of "Born to Dance," the latest offering from its first-of-its-kind partnership with Stephen Schwartz, Oscar, Grammy and Tony Award-winning composer of "Wicked," "Godspell," and "Pippin." Joining Schwartz aboard Regal Princess for the premiere was director/creator Daniel C. Levine ("Les Miserables," "Mamma Mia!").

  • Step Up To True High-Performance Blending With The Vitamix Explorian Series
    CLEVELAND: Vitamix invites home chefs everywhere to take their first step into high-performance blending with the new E310 blender, part of the Vitamix Explorian Series. With proven, long-lasting Vitamix quality, exhilarating performance and an unprecedented price, Explorian Series machines are a smart investment for any kitchen.

  • Fully Leased Jurupa Valley Spectrum Defies Downward Retail Trend
    JURUPA VALLEY, Calif: The Kite Family Limited Partnership (KFLP), owners of the Jurupa Valley Spectrum today announced that the company has completed leasing its retail property in The City of Jurupa Valley.

  • Georgia-Pacific Bucket Brigade Grant Program To-Date Awards USD 2.2 Million In Support Of Firefighters
    ATLANTA: Georgia-Pacific's Bucket Brigade program this year awarded USD 188,400 in grants to 40 fire departments for equipment critical to firefighters' safety. In the 11 years since the program's inception, Georgia-Pacific has given more than USD 2.2 million to fire departments in cash and educational materials that serve the company's facility communities across the country.

  • Sbarro Opens Eight Restaurants in Dhaka, Bangladesh
    COLUMBUS, Ohio: Sbarro, a leading global fast-food chain which operates more than 600 restaurants in 26 countries, joined with franchise partner Khan Bahadur Foods to open eight new restaurants in Dhaka, Bangladesh last week.

  • ECHO Realty Purchases 2 Harris Teeter Centers Located in Charlotte, NC
    PITTSBURGH: ECHO Realty is pleased to announce the purchase of two Charlotte, North Carolina Harris Teeter anchored centers, Matthews Township Shopping Center and Cannon Crossroads.

  • US Telecom CEOs Embrace Disruption, More Confident In Detecting, Responding To Market Shifts: KPMG Study
    NEW YORK: An overwhelming majority (90 percent) of U.S. telecom CEOs indicate their organization is actively disrupting the sector in which they operate, rather than waiting to be disrupted by competitors, according to the 2017 KPMG Telecom CEO Outlook. Seventy-one percent see tech disruption as an opportunity rather than a threat.

  • At Home Opens Third New York Home Decor Superstore In Rochester
    PLANO, Texas: At Home Group Inc. (NYSE: HOME), one of the fastest-growing retailers in the nation, opens its newest location in Rochester, New York, today at 1100 Jefferson Road. The new store is the northernmost location for At Home and the third in the state, with other locations in Syracuse and Albany.

  • SkylineDx Announces Prognostic Tool to be Used as Part of Major New Myeloma Clinical Trial
    ROTTERDAM, the Netherlands and LAGUNA HILLS, Calif: SkylineDx announced that The Institute of Cancer Research, London (ICR) and University of Leeds will use MMprofiler with SKY92, SkylineDx's prognostic tool to risk-stratify patients with multiple myeloma (MM), in a multi-centric Phase IIb high-risk trial known as MUK nine. The University of Leeds is the sponsor of this trial, which is partly funded by Myeloma UK, and ICR will perform the testing services to include high-risk patients with MM to evaluate an experimental treatment arm alongside standard treatment for these patients.

  • Warrior Couples Find Healing, Connection at WWP Mental Health Workshops
    DALLAS: Warrior couples from across the nation regularly attend Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) multi-day mental health workshops that are held regionally. These gatherings are often the first time warriors leave their homes as couples to connect with other veterans and the local community.

  • Blues and Reds Mobile Game to Aid Social Science Research on Interactive Behavior
    CORAL GABLES, Fla: A new mobile game called Blues and Reds, now available worldwide, aims to help researchers study interactive behavior.

  • The Embassy of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Announces Fatimah Baeshen as Official Spokesperson
    WASHINGTON: The Embassy of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in Washington, DC is officially announcing Fatimah Salem A. Baeshen as the embassy's spokesperson. Prior to her appointment, Baeshen held positions with Aon, the Islamic Development Bank, the World Bank, Emirates Foundation for Youth Development, the Saudi Ministry of Labor, and the Ministry of Economy and Planning.

  • T.J.Maxx Teams Up with Barbara Corcoran and Laila Ali to Invite Women Everywhere to Discover What Makes Them Unique with the Maxx You Project Lab
    FRAMINGHAM, Mass: T.J.Maxx believes the world is a better place when women let their individuality shine. So the brand is continuing its mission to help women everywhere identify and embrace what makes them each one-of-a-kind with the Maxx You Project.

  • Speed, STEM, Support: Girl Power Motivates Championship Driver as She Mentors the Next Generation
    MELBOURNE, Fla: Elaine Larsen's work space is cozier than most. Taking up about six feet, there is room for the 50-year-old former Mennonite and little else. Her business attire is different, too: a firesuit capable of protecting her for 45 seconds were she to be exposed to direct flame.

  • Cross Country Healthcare Nurses Set Off On Fifth Project Perfect World Mission
    BOCA RATON, Fla: Cross Country Healthcare, Inc. (NASDAQ: CCRN) is once again proudly partnering with Project Perfect World Foundation (PPW) for a fifth charitable medical mission trip to Guayaquil, Ecuador.

  • Military Veteran Opens Always Best Care Location In Edinburg
    ROSEVILLE, Calif: Always Best Care Senior Services, one of the leading senior care franchise systems in the United States, announced today that Carlos A. Martinez Jr. has opened Always Best Care of McAllen.

  • Mintel announces four key North American consumer trends for 2018
    CHICAGO: Mintel announced on October 11, 2017 the four key trends set to impact North American consumer markets over the coming year. With surprises at every turn and vague uncertainty gripping Americans and Canadians daily, being attuned to consumer trends across transparency, value, self-care and automation is perhaps more crucial in 2018 than ever before.

  • Wooster Reintroduces the Miami Paintbrush
    WOOSTER, Ohio: In the Fall of 2014, The Wooster Brush Company obsoleted the Miami paintbrush. However, over the last several years, painters have continued to ask for it.

  • GoDaddy Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call
    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz: GoDaddy Inc. (NYSE: GDDY), the world's largest cloud platform dedicated to small, independent ventures, will release financial results for the second quarter on Monday, November 6, 2017, after the stock market closes.

  • eNow Powers Rayfrigeration Zero Emissions TRU
    WARWICK, R.I: eNow, producers of innovative energy products for the transportation industry, demonstrated the effectiveness of its solar energy producing systems by powering the first zero-emissions commercial-use Transport Refrigeration Unit (TRU) on a truck making deliveries in an urban environment.

  • OneJet Signs Agreement with Textron Aviation to Begin Initial Deployment of Citation CJ4 Aircraft
    LAS VEGAS: OneJet-the air transportation network that provides consumers increased access to nonstop travel in small to mid-size markets-today announced it will add Cessna Citation CJ4 aircraft to its fleet in the first quarter of 2018.

  • New science funding for hydrophones and oceanographic radars to monitor marine environments
    VANCOUVER, BC: Canada's coastal and marine environments are central to our Canadian heritage, culture, and economy. The Government of Canada believes in providing significant support for enhanced scientific data on our oceans.

  • Naked Lime Marketing Publishes How To Digital Marketing Guide
    KETTERING, Ohio, Oct. 11, 2017 : Naked Lime Marketing recently published a "How To" on digital marketing, "Picking a Winner: The Smart Dealer's Guide to Choosing a Marketing Partner."

  • Demers Ambulances Grants Arkansas Coverage to Pinnacle Emergency Vehicles
    BELOEIL, QC: Demers Ambulances is pleased to announce that Pinnacle Emergency Vehicles will cover Arkansas ambulance sales.

  • Myant commits USD 100M to the Advanced Manufacturing Supercluster
    TORONTO: Myant Inc., a rapidly growing technology and advanced manufacturing company in Toronto, confirmed today that it has committed USD 100-million to the advanced manufacturing supercluster that has been short-listed by the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, as part of the USD 950-million national supercluster program from the Government of Canada's Innovation and Skills Plan.

  • Cendyn nominated for two World Travel Awards 2017
    BOCA RATON, Fla: Cendyn, the leading CRM and sales platform in the hospitality industry, has been nominated for two World Travel Awards; World's Leading Hotel CRM Technology Provider 2017 and World's Leading Data Driven Marketing Agency 2017.

  • New Contemporary Lifestyle Collection REBEL WILSON X ANGELS From Rebel Wilson Available at Dillard's for Women Sizes 14-24
    NEW YORK: This fall, Rebel Wilson debuted her contemporary collection for women size 14 and up. This signature concept from the Australian entertainment icon is rooted in the belief that style has no size.

  • Internationally Acclaimed Artist Stephen Wiltshire To Sketch Empire State Building and New York City Skyline From Memory
    NEW YORK: Empire State Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: ESRT) today announced that internationally acclaimed artist Stephen Wiltshire will create a one-of-a-kind artwork of the New York City Skyline.

  • Universal Studios Hollywood Adds NBC's Will and Grace Set Visits to its Exclusive Behind-the-Scenes VIP Experience
    UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif: As the fab four make their primetime return to NBC in the highly-anticipated return of "Will and Grace," Universal Studios Hollywood guests visiting the theme park as part of its exclusive VIP Experience will have the unique opportunity to step onto Soundstage 22 on the Universal backlot to see first-hand where the sitcom revival is making history for a second time.

  • Cool Earth Solar Completes Rooftop Solar Power System at Valley Christian Center
    DUBLIN, Calif: Cool Earth Solar, a leading Bay Area SunPower Commercial Dealer, recently completed the installation of a 340-kilowatt high efficiency solar power system at Valley Christian Center (VCC), a church, as well as a preschool and K-12 school in Dublin, Calif.

  • Monster Energy State of Mind Mexico Video
    CORONA, Calif: What happens when three top athletes, two mountain bikers and a surfer Monster get together in Puerto Vallarta? The incredible 4-minute-long State of Mind video. Join Monster Energy athletes, Sam Reynolds, Ricardo Peredo, and Dylan Southworth, and feel what it's like to be a world class mountain biker and surfer, as they do what they do best.

  • Guy Fieri's 'Pig and Anchor Bar-B-Que Smokehouse|Brewhouse' To Debut Aboard New Carnival Horizon
    MIAMI: Guy Fieri - a member of the American Royal National Barbecue Hall of Fame whose namesake burger joints are featured on 19 Carnival Cruise Line ships - will introduce a brand new full-service barbecue venue aboard Carnival Horizon when it debuts in spring 2018.

  • Two West Mermis Attorneys Honored in 2017 Texas Super Lawyers Listing
    HOUSTON: Lawrence J. West and Joshua W. Mermis, name partners in the Houston-based litigation boutique West Mermis PLLC, have been recognized on the list of Texas Super Lawyers for the second consecutive year.

  • Elevator Industry Releases Report on the State of Reliability and Availability in Ontario
    TORONTO: The National Elevator and Escalator Association (NEEA) has released a detailed report examining the current state of the elevator industry in Ontario.

  • Internationally Acclaimed Artist Stephen Wiltshire To Sketch Empire State Building and New York City Skyline From Memory
    NEW YORK: Empire State Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: ESRT) today announced that internationally acclaimed artist Stephen Wiltshire will create a one-of-a-kind artwork of the New York City Skyline. Following a 45-minute helicopter ride around Manhattan, Wiltshire will draw a cityscape beginning today through Sunday, October 15, 2017, culminating with a signing ceremony on Monday, October 16, 2017.

  • Canadians projected to spend an average of CADUSD 1,507 this holiday season
    TORONTO: According to key findings in PwC Canada's 2017 Holiday Outlook, Canadian consumers will spend an average of CADUSD 1,507 this holiday season, with the majority of their spending focused on travel and gifts, and the remaining amount intended for entertainment.

  • BC Innovation Council Awards USD 735,000 to Fund Market-Driven Resea
    VANCOUVER: The BC Innovation Council, a Crown agency of the Province focused on strengthening the B.C. economy through market driven innovation and technology, is excited to announce the winners of its third BCIC Ignite Awards.

  • Green4U Technologies, Inc. Displays its First All-Electric Vehicles: Light and Heavy-Duty Six-Door SUV Models Available Next Summer
    BRASELTON, Ga: Green4U Technologies, Inc., a Georgia-based provider of electric vehicles (EVs) and EV technologies, is showing its first all-electric vehicles - the heavy duty MTU-6 SUV and the Enova SUV - at two U.S. expositions this week. Both feature six doors to provide easy access to each SUV's second- and third-row seats.

  • Bostik Opens New Adhesives Production Plant in India
    PARIS: Bostik, the Specialty Adhesives business line of Arkema, continues to expand its manufacturing capacities with the opening of a new facility in Gujarat. Together with its existing plant in Bangalore, the new plant will serve the fast growing demand in India for adhesives in industrial markets.

  • BlueLine Associates Announces Expansion into New England and Promotion of Joanna Young to Chief Delivery Officer
    TAMPA, Fla: BlueLine Associates, an international process-driven Professional Services firm headquartered in Tampa, Florida, is pleased announce the expansion of a new office covering the New England area and the promotion of Ms. Joanna Young to Chief Delivery Officer.

  • The Stateview Hotel Opens On The Campus Of North Carolina State University
    RALEIGH, N.C: Noble Investment Group has opened the StateView Hotel in the heart of North Carolina State University's Centennial Campus. The hotel provides an innovative, vibrant guest experience driven by state-of-the-art technology, interactive spaces and the spirit of the N.C. State Wolfpack.

  • Eye on Efficiency: Paychex Introduces InVision Iris Time Clock
    LAS VEGAS: Successful new technologies help solve a problem, and with its latest time and attendance product, Paychex, Inc., a leading provider of human capital management solutions for payroll, HR, retirement, and insurance services, does just that. The company's new InVision Iris Time Clock scans the iris, providing the fastest and most accurate time capture product in the HCM market today.

  • Legendary Kung-Fu Master Bruce Lee Makes Mobile MOBA Game Debut in Heroes Evolved
    HONG KONG: Just recently, R2Games announced an official partnership with the Lee family to bring the Kung-Fu Master himself to digital life in the smash-hit MOBA game Heroes Evolved.

  • The KISS Gold Edition, A Collection Of Luxurious Hair Tools, Expands Into Retail At Walmart And Kroger
    PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y: KISS Products, Inc., the leader in groundbreaking innovative products for the at-home user, is entering the retail space with the KISS Gold Edition at Walmart and Kroger. Launched exclusively on Amazon, the new KISS Gold Edition is a four-product line of luxurious metallic, matte gold and rose gold hair tools.

  • Israeli Embassy and Rishi Media Ask Students: What Is The Future Of Technology?
    WASHINGTON: The Embassy of Israel in Washington, DC and global consulting firm Rishi Media will partner to host an international student essay competition, providing winners from both the US and Israel a chance to meet some of the greatest minds in technology including Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple Inc.; Martin Eberhard, co-founder of Tesla Motors; Randi Zuckerberg, founder of Zuckerberg Media; and Ray Kurzweil cofounder and chancellor of Singularity university among others, at the 2017 Future of Technology Summit.

  • Fewer and fewer young men driving cars
    MONTREAL: Whether they're environmentally conscious, fans of the collaborative economy, prefer to take public transit or want to spend their money on other things, regardless of the reasons, 16-24 year-olds have little interest in owning a car!

  • European Fashion House HoodLamb Brings 100pc Cruelty-Free Collection to North America
    AMSTERDAM: HoodLamb, a European fashion house specializing in cruelty-free outerwear and knits, aims to address a serious market void for eco-friendly cold-weather alternatives.