• Three Model Homes Named Finalists For The Denver MAME Awards
    DENVER: Richmond American Homes of Colorado, Inc., a subsidiary of M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: MDC), is excited to announce that three of its model homes have been named finalists for the Denver Marketing and Merchandising Excellence (MAME) Awards, in the category of Best Interior Merchandising of a Model.

  • Mandalay Homes and sonnen Partner to Build Clean Energy Communities in Arizona, Establishing the Blueprint for the Electricity Grid of the Future
    PRESCOTT VALLEY, Ariz: At the Energy & Environmental Building Alliance (EEBA) Conference in Atlanta, Georgia, Mandalay Homes and sonnen introduced a transformative innovation in home building and electricity grid design.

  • Sprint Center Celebrates 10th Anniversary with Unprecedented Financial and Programming Success
    KANSAS CITY, Mo: Sprint Center, Kansas City's award winning downtown arena, celebrates ten years of operation by logging the most successful programming and financial year in venue history. In addition, Kansas City's downtown landmark shared two significant developments regarding the arena's economic impact since opening.

  • Creative Canada: Minister Joly Reiterates the Government's Vision for the future of Canada's Creative Industries at an Event in Toronto
    TORONTO: Last month, the Honourable Melanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, launched Creative Canada: the Government of Canada's vision for the future of Canada's creative industries.

  • Northwell Health medical team deploys to Puerto Rico
    NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y: In response to Governor Andrew Cuomo's request to provide medical support to residents of Puerto Rico following the devastation of Hurricane Maria, Northwell Health today deployed 27 employees to assist in the medical mission.

  • Government of Canada helps 80 Indigenous youth overcome barriers to employment
    MILLBROOK, NS: Giving Canadian youth the tools they need to find and keep good jobs will help grow the middle class and strengthen our economy.

  • CatchMark Announces Launch of Public Offering of Class A Common Stock
    ATLANTA: CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc. (CatchMark) has commenced an underwritten offering of 4,000,000 shares of its Class A common stock. CatchMark expects to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 600,000 shares of Class A common stock in the offering solely to cover overallotments, if any.

  • China Labor Watch: As Apple's orders decline, supplier Jabil's workers go on strike in Wuxi
    NEW YORK: Hundreds of workers went on strike on October 11, in protest of Jabil's layoff, position rearrangements and its refusal to provide previously promised rewards, according to workers' account.

  • Glen-Gery Adds Three Unique Textures to Product Line
    WYOMISSING, Pa: Glen-Gery has added three new unique textures to its product offering from the Hanley Plant in Summerville, Pennsylvania. The addition of Craftsman, Stone Rolled and Warble surfaces add textural variety to an already extensive line of architecturally focused products.

  • Allstate Offers Insurance Claims Help for Customers Affected by the California Wildfires
    RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif: Allstate is committed to helping residents begin the rebuilding process following the California wildfires. Claims personnel are on the ground in the affected areas to help customers begin the claims process.

  • Voya Financial Honors Marietta, Georgia, Teacher with Third Place Voya Unsung Heroes Program Award
    WINDSOR, Conn: Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), a leading provider of retirement plans for educators, announced today that Monica Alicea, an educational specialist at Cheatham Hill Elementary School in Marietta, Georgia, has received the third place prize in the company's national 2017 Voya Unsung Heroes awards competition.

  • 1st Food Truck in the Nation Adds Germ Killing VioSafe Lights
    BOSTON and TROY, N.Y: What do you do when your award winning food trucks are sidelined after an E.coli outbreak? The Boston-based Chicken and Rice Guys decided to shine a light on food safety - literally - adding antibacterial lights that actually kill germs while illuminating the workspace. Who knew?

  • Orange Coast and Saddleback Medical Centers Voted Region's Best Hospitals; MemorialCare Medical Group Among Best Doctor Groups
    ORANGE COUNTY, Calif: Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center and Saddleback Memorial Medical Center again took the top two spots in the Best Hospital Category in Orange County Register's "Best of Orange County" competition that annually asks readers to vote for their favorite Orange County services and places.

  • 10th Magnitude Expands Presence in New York
    CHICAGO: 10th Magnitude, the leading Microsoft Azure services firm in the U.S., announced today the appointment of Claudia Del Valle as the Business Development Manager and Jonathan Fernandez as the Senior Cloud Solution Architect in its New York office.

  • Humantelligence announces launch of Team Culture Analytics and TalentFit for Recruiting modules at HR Technology Conference
    SAN FRANCISCO: Humantelligence ( ), the leading cloud-based recruiting and culture analytics platform announced today at the 20th Annual HR Technology Conference and Exposition the launch of the TalentFit with "Team Culture" Analytics enabling companies of all sizes to measure culture at the team, division and overall corporate culture level to hire for team culture fit and predictive performance.

  • Pro Sports Figures And Community Leaders Tackle Youth Violence In Chicago
    CHICAGO: The lack of role models for Chicago youth is a major reason teenage boys turn to violence. That was the consensus of a group of celebrity sports figures and Chicago leaders who spoke at the recent 2nd Annual Chicago Sports Summit, hosted by Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush.

  • Porsche Centre Rive-Sud celebrates its Grand Opening
    ST-HUBERT, QC: Porsche Centre Rive-Sud celebrated its Grand Opening today, becoming the third point of sale and service location for the Porsche brand in the Greater Montreal Area.

  • Get Secrets and Essential Weapons to Win the Job You Want
    ABERDEEN, N.J: While job competition in the U.S. is getting steadily tougher, there is a right job for everyone, if they know how to find it and win it. A jam-packed little book provides professionals and executives thought-provoking insights and guidance on how to research, prepare and conduct searches that beat all competition.

  • WGN America Is Fastest Growing Entertainment Network Among Adults 25-54
    LOS ANGELES: According to recently released Nielsen C3 data, WGN America is the fastest growing entertainment network in the 3rd quarter among the coveted Adults 25-54 demographic with 35pc primetime growth year over year and finished its strongest broadcast season in over six years.

  • Meet Kamigami! Mattel Launches Build-It-Yourself Robotics Engineering Set
    EL SEGUNDO, Calif: Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) and Dash Robotics today announced the introduction of Kamigami, an innovative build-it-yourself robot set for kids inspired by nature's fastest critters, bugs. This is one of the latest offerings from Mattel, the global leader in learning and development through play.

  • Athletico Physical Therapy Opens in Avondale
    AVONDALE, Ariz: Athletico Physical Therapy has opened a new location in Avondale on Monday, October 9th at 3145 N. Dysart Rd., Ste. 109, Avondale, AZ 85392. Athletico is looking forward to continuing its quality of care throughout the Avondale and Goodyear communities.

  • Jennifer Lawrence to Receive Sherry Lansing Award at Hollywood Reporter Women in Entertainment Breakfast
    LOS ANGELES: Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence and distinguished film producer-executive Amy Pascal will be honored at The Hollywood Reporter's 2017 Women in Entertainment breakfast, it was announced today. The star-studded gala will take place Dec. 6 at Milk Studios in Los Angeles.

  • Sierra Leone First Lady and BEINGMATE Launch Donation Project for Africa Children
    FREETOWN, Sierra Leone: Sierra Leone's First Lady, Mrs. Sia Nyama Koroma and Chinese Company-BEINGMATE together launched a milk powder donation project to promote the development of women's and children's health in Africa.

  • Benchmark Senior Living Expands Its Memory Care Capacity by Acquiring The Arbors of Bedford in New Hampshire
    WALTHAM, Mass: Benchmark Senior Living, a leading provider of senior housing in the Northeast, is pleased to announce the addition of The Arbors of Bedford in Bedford, N.H., to its growing portfolio of communities.

  • World Animal Protection applauds Nestle USA on its commitment to improve welfare of broiler chickens
    NEW YORK: World Animal Protection welcomes the commitment made by Nestle USA, announced today, to improve the welfare of the chickens farmed for meat in its U.S. food supply chain.

  • SportyFi - Decentralized Sports Investment Start-up Endorsed by Soccer Superstar Roberto Carlos
    LONDON: UK-based SportyFi will disrupt the sports financing market by setting up a blockchain-based platform for fans and small investors. This will give up-and-coming athletes the opportunity to overcome the final hurdle before their career takes off. To set up the platform, SportyFi will launch the SPF Token Crowdsale on November 14th, 2017, with a hard cap of USD 16 million.

  • Forbes Ranks PhosAgro Among World's Top-500 Best Employers
    MOSCOW: The first ever Forbes Global 2000 - World's Best Employers ranking has named PhosAgro among the four Russian companies to place in the list's top 500, with PhosAgro taking the 468th spot .

  • 'Radical Greengrocer' Volkert Engelsman Tops Sustainability List
    WADDINXVEEN, the Netherlands: Volkert Engelsman, founding director of fresh organic importer and distributor Eosta, has been awarded top place in the annual Dutch Sustainability Top-100 list compiled by daily newspaper Trouw.

  • Improving working capital top of mind for over half of small business owners in Alberta: ATB Business Beat
    EDMONTON: Fifty-six per cent of business owners said they are actively taking steps to improve their working capital, according to the latest issue of ATB Financial Business Beat.

  • 2017 National Disaster Conference Convenes to Address Record Outbreak of Billion-Dollar Disasters
    TALLAHASSEE, Fla: As California, Florida, Mexico City, Texas, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands begin recovery from deadly earthquakes, floods, hurricanes, and wildfires, the nation's foremost voices in the disaster safety and resilience movement will gather for the 2017 National Disaster Resilience Conference.

  • Coyote Ugly Inks Franchise Deal for the Entire UK, Set to expand in the United Kingdom with 12 Bars beginning in Liverpool
    NEW YORK: Coyote Ugly - the rowdy, western-themed bar that celebrates the wild side of American culture - has signed a franchise agreement that will bring 12 bars to major cities throughout the United Kingdom and Ireland.

  • Canadians Give Voice to a Vision for Canada's Energy Future
    WINNIPEG: Generation Energy has helped launch Canada on its way to a stronger economy, healthier communities and a more sustainable future for generations to come.

  • Revolutionary Start-Up,, Vows To Upset Trillion Dollar Insurance Apple Cart
    SAN FRANCISCO: "Recent natural disasters will once again reveal how insurance companies pocket billions by cheating policyholders.

  • Nilfisk Completes Successful Listing on Copenhagen Stock Exchange
    BROOKLYN PARK, Minn: Nilfisk, one of the world's leading manufacturers of professional cleaning equipment, was successfully listed today as an independent company on the Copenhagen Stock Exchange (Nasdaq Copenhagen).

  • Taechyon's 'Septaer' Breaks the Mold of the Talking AI Speaker Gold Rush
    SACRAMENTO, Calif: A full wraparound 360-degree display and full 360-degree camera make Taechyon's "Septaer" an eye-catching centerpiece for family and home entertainment. Septaer is designed to be viewed from any side with its omni-directional display technology and has large high-end speakers to let users control room ambiance and environmental lighting according to a user's mood.

  • Redbox Names Jason Kwong Chief Strategy And Business Development Officer
    CHICAGO: Redbox, America's leading destination for low-cost, new-release movie and video game rentals, today announced the appointment of Jason Kwong as the company's Chief Strategy and Business Development Officer. Mr. Kwong will lead strategic partnerships and oversee new business initiatives at Redbox.

  • Ontario Science Centre celebrates Lake Ontario's beauty, ecology and majestic depths with community-created art installation DEEP BLUE
    TORONTO: Fold, crease, repeat, complete! On Thursday, October 12, the Ontario Science Centre unveiled DEEP BLUE, a stunning, collaborative art installation comprised of more than 2000 origami swans, carp, bass, sturgeon and turtles, depicting the bathymetry of majestic Lake Ontario.

  • Invoice Factoring for Amazon Seller Central Vendors has become easier using MyBizPad
    AUSTIN, Texas: If you are an active distributor / fulfillment center for Amazon and are going through countless hours creating invoices for your factoring company that requires invoices to get funded, MyBizPad Amazon Software package is now available for businesses. It is a proprietary online software system developed to process high volume Amazon Invoices for factoring companies.

  • After the Fire: Preventing Damage to Your Heating and Air System and Your Health
    RIVERSIDE, Calif: Recent fires in and around Riverside County have left many homeowners with catastrophic damage. For homeowners who escaped burn damage, HVAC experts are urging maintenance and air quality checks to ensure the health of their systems and their family.

  • It's Apple Time, Baby: J.B. Smoove Stars in Crown Royal Regal Apple: The Musical
    NEW YORK: Crown Royal, one of America's best-selling and most-loved whiskies, has re-enlisted the creative brilliance of actor and comedian J.B. Smoove to help fuel its flavored whisky collection, which includes Crown Royal Regal Apple Flavored Whisky and Crown Royal Vanilla Flavored Whisky.

  • The first edition of MEGA, an epic celebration of video game culture
    MONTRÉAL: The first edition of MEGA (The Montreal Expo Gaming Arcade) video game fair will be held at Montreal's Bonsecours Market on November 18th and 19th and the event is sure to live up to its name. MEGA will welcome thousands of video game enthusiasts and curious novices from Montreal and beyond.

  • Enjoy Fireplace Season With An Easier Way to Warm Your Home
    CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif: Whether entertaining friends or cozying up with a favorite book, there's nothing like a warm glowing fire to add ambience and warmth to the home. Hauling and storing firewood and cleaning up messy ashes, however, can make building a wood-burning fire a hassle.

  • New Jersey's Legal Online Casinos Blow Past USD 20 Million Mark For Seventh Consecutive Month
    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J: New Jersey's regulated online casinos surpassed USD 20 million in monthly revenue for the seventh consecutive month and hit key milestones in September that show gaining momentum for the young industry, according to analysts from

  • Government of Canada promotes innovation for economic growth and jobs in British Columbia and Canada
    VANCOUVER: The Government of Canada is demonstrating its commitment to growing the economy and creating middle-class jobs for Canadians by moving forward with the Innovation Superclusters Initiative. The Initiative will leverage a federal investment of up to USD 950 million to generate public-private partnerships in innovative industries across the country.

  • Pitbull And Norwegian Cruise Line Celebrate Norwegian Escape's Arrival To NYC In Spring 2018
    NEW YORK: Norwegian Escape's Godfather and international music star, Pitbull, made a special appearance with Norwegian Cruise Line President and Chief Executive Officer Andy Stuart at PHD Rooftop Lounge at Dream Downtown in New York to celebrate Norwegian Escape coming to homeport in the Big Apple in Spring 2018.

  • Family Owned BullBag Dumpster Bag Launches in Houston, Texas Home Depot Stores to Aid in the Cleanup and Response Time for Hurricane Harvey
    POMPANO BEACH, Fla: Family Owned BullBag Corporation, the originator of The BullBag, "The Reusable Dumpster Bag" has launched in Houston, Texas Home Depot stores to stock BullBags - the reusable dumpster bag, to enable those impacted by Hurricane Harvey to more easily clean up and rebuild.

  • Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board Celebrates Grand Opening of New Fine Wine and Good Spirits Store in Tarentum, Allegheny County
    TARENTUM, Pa: The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) today welcomed local officials and the public to the grand opening of a new Fine Wine and Good Spirits store at 1020 Village Center Dr., Tarentum, Allegheny County.

  • The Canadian Housing Strategy should not be a smoke screen!
    OTTAWA: A few hundred people coming from several regions of Quebec, as well as from Ontario, protested this afternoon on Parliament Hill, in Ottawa. The event is organized by the Front d'action populaire en reamenagement urbain (FRAPRU) and supported by the Ontario Coalition Against Poverty (OCAP).

  • Bloomberg Law To Unveil New Cyber Insurance Practical Guidance At IAPP P.S.R Conference
    ARLINGTON, Va: Bloomberg Law announced that it will introduce new practical guidance for understanding and obtaining cyber insurance at the Privacy. Security. Risk. (P.S.R.) 2017 conference hosted by the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) on October 16-18 in San Diego, California.

  • Sierra Leone First Lady and BEINGMATE Launch Donation Project for Africa Children
    FREETOWN, Sierra Leone: Sierra Leone's First Lady, Mrs. Sia Nyama Koroma and Chinese Company-BEINGMATE together launched a milk powder donation project to promote the development of women's and children's health in Africa.

  • Lynn University and Watson Institute create new, three-year degree model for social entrepreneurs
    BOCA RATON, Fla: Lynn University and Watson Institute have partnered to educate the next generation of innovators, visionaries and social entrepreneurs. With this new initiative, the organizations have created, for the first time ever, a program that allows students to earn a Bachelor of Science in social entrepreneurship for building a venture.

  • OVATION Launches Digital Travel-Lifestyle Channel JOURNY
    LOS ANGELES: Expanding upon its base in arts and culture programming, Ovation has created a brand new, multi-platform, video-on-demand service focused on cultural tourism called JOURNY.

  • Government of Canada invests in health system innovation in the Northwest Territories
    YELLOWKNIFE: Delivering quality health services over long distances to small, isolated communities is an ongoing challenge for all of the territories. The Government of Canada is committed to improving the health services available to all Northerners.

  • Starlight Children's Foundation Joins Star Wars: Force For Change To Distribute More Than 65,000 Star Wars-Themed Starlight Brave Gowns To Pediatric Patients Across The Country
    LOS ANGELES: Starlight Children's Foundation and Star Wars: Force for Change are joining together to bring joy and comfort to children by delivering more than 65,000 new Star Wars-themed Starlight Brave Gowns to kids at hospitals and healthcare facilities across the US.

  • New Executive Order Expected To End Obama Regulation Limiting Short-Term Health Insurance Coverage to 3 Months
    MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif: The Trump administration issued a new executive order today that laid the foundation to reverse the Obama administration's late 2016 rule restricting short-term health coverage to less than three months.

  • NY Tech Summit survey reveals IT professionals top concerns
    SYRACUSE, N.Y: Cybersecurity continues to be a top priority for IT professionals according to a first-ever industry survey conducted at the 13th annual New York Tech Summit earlier this year.

  • Putting new tools in the hands of leading Canadian scientists
    EDMONTON: With the right kind of investment, scientists will be able to develop ground-breaking projects that lead to astounding results-for example, reusing composite materials to build and repair equipment in the aerospace industry, detecting and studying dark matter, and working toward the next breakthrough in non-invasive brain surgery to treat diseases such as Parkinson's and multiple sclerosis.

  • Five U.S. Military Dogs Receive Nation's Top Honors for Valor at American Humane's 2017 Lois Pope K-9 Medal of Courage Awards
    WASHINGTON: A fearless Black Lab who uncovered IEDs in Afghanistan and Iraq; a pound puppy who became a Specialized Search Dog and saved countless lives during his 210 combat missions; a Chocolate Lab who protected our troops and survived deadly ambushes by the Taliban; a four-footed warrior who was part of Operation Iraqi Freedom and safeguarded 26,000 U.S. servicemembers; and a brave Explosive Detection Dog who served overseas on the frontlines of the War on Terror and now protects Americans on the home front have all been chosen as the 2017 recipients of American Humane's Lois Pope K-9 Medal of Courage.

  • NPL Welcomes the Clean Growth Strategy to Tackle Decarbonisation and Grow the UK Economy
    LONDON: The UK Government has unveiled its Clean Growth Strategy today, which sets out how the UK will stimulate economic growth while reducing carbon emissions over the 2020s, meet its 2032 carbon budget of a 57pc reduction on 1990 levels, and stay on track for its 2050 target to reduce emissions by at least 80pc on 1990 levels.

  • Canadian company fined after pleading guilty to violations of air pollution thresholds
    VANCOUVER: Canadians value clean air and a sustainable environment. Environment and Climate Change Canada's enforcement officers work tirelessly to protect our environment through the enforcement of our federal environmental laws.