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The Ensign Group Acquires Skilled Nursing Facility in Las Vegas, Nevada

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Wednesday, July 6, 2022 - 11:00am

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif., July 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TheEnsign Group, Inc.(Nasdaq: ENSG), the parent company of the EnsignTM group of companies, which invest in and provide skilled nursing and senior living services, physical, occupational and speech therapies, other rehabilitative and healthcare services, and real estate, announced today that it acquired the operations of Henderson Health and Rehabilitation, a skilled nursing facility with 266 skilled nursing beds, located in Henderson, Nevada, which is a suburb of Las Vegas.

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  • SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif., July 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TheEnsign Group, Inc.(Nasdaq: ENSG), the parent company of the EnsignTM group of companies, which invest in and provide skilled nursing and senior living services, physical, occupational and speech therapies, other rehabilitative and healthcare services, and real estate, announced today that it acquired the operations of Henderson Health and Rehabilitation, a skilled nursing facility with 266 skilled nursing beds, located in Henderson, Nevada, which is a suburb of Las Vegas.
  • We are thrilled to be entering the Southern Nevada market, said Barry Port, Ensign's Chief Executive Officer.
  • Also on the same day, Ensign announced that its affiliates entered into new long-term leases on four new operations in Texas, including the following:
    the operations of Pleasant Valley Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, a 124-bed skilled nursing facility located in Garland, Texas, Millbrook Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, a 124-bed skilled nursing facility in Lancaster, Texas, McKinney Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, a 125-bed skilled nursing facility in McKinney, Texas, and Park Manor Bee Cave, a 140-bed skilled nursing facility in Bee Cave, Texas.
  • Port reaffirmed that Ensign is actively seeking opportunities to acquire real estate and to lease both well-performing and struggling skilled nursing, assisted living and other healthcare related businesses throughout the United States.

Ensign’s Standard Bearer Healthcare REIT, Inc. Acquires Real Estate Assets in California

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Wednesday, July 6, 2022 - 11:00am

We are extremely excited to purchase these real estate assets, said Barry Port, Ensign's Chief Executive Officer.

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  • We are extremely excited to purchase these real estate assets, said Barry Port, Ensign's Chief Executive Officer.
  • Each of these operations have been strong contributors to our operational success, and will now add meaningful value to our growing real estate portfolio, he added.
  • We value the relationships weve shared with the owners of these assets and are pleased that we were able to help them achieve their estate planning goals while simultaneously growing Standard Bearer.
  • Ensign subsidiaries, including Standard Bearer, now owns 105 real estate assets.

The Ensign Group Adds Five Skilled Nursing Facilities in Texas

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Wednesday, July 6, 2022 - 11:00am

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif., July 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TheEnsign Group, Inc.(Nasdaq: ENSG), the parent company of the EnsignTM group of companies, which invest in and provide skilled nursing and senior living services, physical, occupational and speech therapies, other rehabilitative and healthcare services, and real estate, announced today that it acquired the operations of the following skilled nursing facilities in Texas:

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  • SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif., July 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TheEnsign Group, Inc.(Nasdaq: ENSG), the parent company of the EnsignTM group of companies, which invest in and provide skilled nursing and senior living services, physical, occupational and speech therapies, other rehabilitative and healthcare services, and real estate, announced today that it acquired the operations of the following skilled nursing facilities in Texas:
    The Eden of Las Colinas, a 118-bed skilled nursing facility, located in Irving, Texas;
    Pleasant Valley Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, a 124-bed skilled nursing facility located in Garland, Texas;
    Millbrook Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, a 124-bed skilled nursing facility in Lancaster, Texas;
    McKinney Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, a 125-bed skilled nursing facility in McKinney, Texas; and
    Park Manor Bee Cave, a 140-bed skilled nursing facility in Bee Cave, Texas.
  • Also, on the same day, Ensign announced that its affiliate entered into a new long-term lease for Henderson Health and Rehabilitation, a skilled nursing facility with 266 skilled nursing beds, located in Henderson, Nevada.
  • Port reaffirmed that Ensign is actively seeking opportunities to acquire real estate and to lease both well-performing and struggling skilled nursing, senior living and other healthcare related businesses throughout the United States.
  • TheEnsign Group, Inc.'sindependent operating subsidiaries provide a broad spectrum of skilled nursing and senior living services, physical, occupational and speech therapies and other rehabilitative and healthcare services at 258 healthcare facilities, in Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Nebraska, Nevada, South Carolina, Texas, Utah, Washington and Wisconsin.

The Ensign Group Acquires Healthcare Campus in Arizona

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Wednesday, July 6, 2022 - 11:00am

The real estate was acquired by a subsidiary of Standard Bearer Healthcare REIT, Inc., Ensigns captive real estate company, and the acquisition was effective July 1, 2022.

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  • The real estate was acquired by a subsidiary of Standard Bearer Healthcare REIT, Inc., Ensigns captive real estate company, and the acquisition was effective July 1, 2022.
  • As always, we are also very pleased this opportunity included real estate to add to Standard Bearers growing portfolio, he added.
  • Port reaffirmed that Ensign is actively seeking opportunities to acquire real estate and to lease both well-performing and struggling skilled nursing, assisted living and other healthcare related businesses throughout the United States.
  • TheEnsign Group, Inc.'sindependent operating subsidiaries provide a broad spectrum of skilled nursing and senior living services, physical, occupational and speech therapies and other rehabilitative and healthcare services at 258 healthcare facilities, in Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Nebraska, Nevada, South Carolina, Texas, Utah, Washington and Wisconsin.

Grapefruit USA, Inc. Executes Binding Letter of Intent to Acquire Diagnostic Lab Corporation, Inc., Secure New Financing

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Wednesday, July 6, 2022 - 11:00am

Acquire all of DLCs assets for a to-be-determined amount of cash and Grapefruit common shares.

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  • Acquire all of DLCs assets for a to-be-determined amount of cash and Grapefruit common shares.
  • Fund the Companys application for an FDA 510K approval for its patented Hourglass time release Z-POD THC/CBD/cannabinoid infused delivery cream.
  • The 510K approval for the Hourglass technology will facilitate its rapid market acceptance throughout the United States as an approved medical device.
  • Finally, our lab acquisition program will provide rapid revenue growth and expand the Companys cannabis industry footprint.

TRREB Forecasts Current Market Conditions to Remain Over Summer

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Wednesday, July 6, 2022 - 10:00am

Annual price growth was driven more so by less expensive market segments, including townhouses and condominium apartments.

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  • Annual price growth was driven more so by less expensive market segments, including townhouses and condominium apartments.
  • Expect current market conditions to remain in place during the slower summer months.
  • Once home prices stabilize, some buyers will re-enter the market despite higher borrowing costs, said TRREB President Kevin Crigger.
  • This could cause market conditions to tighten somewhat, providing some support for home prices, said TRREB Chief Market Analyst Jason Mercer.

Eagle Bancorp Announces Earnings Call On July 21, 2022

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Wednesday, July 6, 2022 - 11:00am

Those results will be released after the close of business on July 20, 2022.

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  • Those results will be released after the close of business on July 20, 2022.
  • Interested parties will need to register at the below-noted URL in order to listen and participate in the call.
  • A replay of the call will be available on the Companys website through August 5, 2022.
  • Eagle Bancorp, Inc. is the holding company for EagleBank, which commenced operations in 1998.

Kamada Announces $11.4 Million International VARIZIG® Procurement Agreement

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Wednesday, July 6, 2022 - 11:00am

REHOVOT, Israel and HOBOKEN, N.J., July 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kamada Ltd. (NASDAQ & TASE: KMDA), a vertically integrated global biopharmaceutical company, focused on specialty plasma-derived therapeutics, announced today that it has secured an $11.4 million agreement to supply VARIZIG to an undisclosed international organization, operating principally in Latin America.

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  • REHOVOT, Israel and HOBOKEN, N.J., July 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kamada Ltd. (NASDAQ & TASE: KMDA), a vertically integrated global biopharmaceutical company, focused on specialty plasma-derived therapeutics, announced today that it has secured an $11.4 million agreement to supply VARIZIG to an undisclosed international organization, operating principally in Latin America.
  • The supply of the product is expected to occur from the fourth quarter of 2022 through the first half of 2023.
  • VARIZIG is intended to reduce the severity of chickenpox infections in these patients.
  • VARIZIG is manufactured by Emergent BioSolutions (NYSE: EBS) at their facility in Winnipeg, MB, Canada, under a contract development and manufacturing (CDMO) service agreement.

Report: Where Do Women Go to Law School in the U.S.?

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Wednesday, July 6, 2022 - 10:00am

Based on the most recent data (2021) from the American Bar Association, in 39 states and Puerto Rico, at least half of law school students are women.

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  • Based on the most recent data (2021) from the American Bar Association, in 39 states and Puerto Rico, at least half of law school students are women.
  • In its annual Women in Law School report, Enjuris compiled data from the ABA on law school enrollment to break down law school gender diversity by state and highlight the top-ranked schools for women.
  • In 2016, the number of female law school enrollees surpassed male enrollees for the first time.
  • The top 20 ABA-accredited law schools by female enrollment in 2021 were:
    In particular, women have been making steady gains in top-ranked law schools.

Calibre Announces the Publication of its 2021 Environmental, Social and Governance Sustainability Report

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Wednesday, July 6, 2022 - 11:00am

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Calibre Mining Corp. (TSX: CXB; OTCQX: CXBMF) (Calibre or the Company) is pleased to announce that it has published its 2021 Sustainability Report (the Report).

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  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Calibre Mining Corp. (TSX: CXB; OTCQX: CXBMF) (Calibre or the Company) is pleased to announce that it has published its 2021 Sustainability Report (the Report).
  • The Report outlines Calibres 2021 progress and achievements and provides guidance for the Companys Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) performance.
  • Continued integration of our sustainability programs across the business enabled Calibre to exceed the high end of our 2021 production guidance.
  • Perhaps most significantly, we launched our Five-Year Sustainability Strategy (2022-2026), a pivotal step toward integrating robust ESG performance as Calibres business edge.

Financial Confidence Dwindles Among Canadians Despite Majority Feeling Household Finances are as Planned or Better so far in 2022

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Wednesday, July 6, 2022 - 11:00am

TORONTO, July 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TransUnion’s most recent Consumer Pulse study* shows that while the majority (59%) of Canadians feel positive about their current personal finances, only 40% are feeling optimistic about their household finances over the next 12 months. Record-high inflation combined with climbing interest rates is fueling a sense of dwindling financial confidence, which could lead to a continued drop in consumer confidence if affordability becomes a growing issue.

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  • TORONTO, July 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TransUnions most recent Consumer Pulse study* shows that while the majority (59%) of Canadians feel positive about their current personal finances, only 40% are feeling optimistic about their household finances over the next 12 months.
  • Despite being bullish about their current household finances, Canadians are feeling less confident about their financial outlook and ability to keep up with their bills.
  • Canadians feel positive about their current financial situation and future income but are increasingly concerned about their future financial outlook: The latest Consumer Pulse survey showed 59% of Canadians felt like their finances were the same or better than planned so far in 2022.
  • Canadians brace for shifts in household spending: As Canadians look ahead to the next three months, many are anticipating increases in their bills and loans and other household spending, including:

Achievable Inc. Joins NVIDIA Inception

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Wednesday, July 6, 2022 - 11:00am

SAN FRANCISCO, July 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Achievable exam preparation today announced it has joined NVIDIA Inception .

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, July 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Achievable exam preparation today announced it has joined NVIDIA Inception .
  • NVIDIA Inception will allow Achievable to accelerate its research and development efforts, assisting its team by providing access to cutting-edge technology, support, and training.
  • Achievable's CTO, Justin Pincar, said, "We're excited to join NVIDIA Inception; this relationship presents Achievable the ability to scale faster and further explore the capabilities of artificial intelligence and machine learning to better help our learners succeed."
  • Every NVIDIA Inception member gets a custom set of ongoing benefits, such as NVIDIA Deep Learning Institute credits, marketing support, and technology assistance, which provides startups with the fundamental tools to help them grow.

Crestline Announces the Promotion of Daniel E. Johnson to Senior Vice President of Taxes

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Wednesday, July 6, 2022 - 10:00am

FAIRFAX, Va., July 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Crestline Hotels & Resorts, LLC (Crestline) announced today the promotion Daniel E. (Danny) Johnson, CPA, CMA, CGMA, to Senior Vice President of Taxes.

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  • FAIRFAX, Va., July 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Crestline Hotels & Resorts, LLC (Crestline) announced today the promotion Daniel E. (Danny) Johnson, CPA, CMA, CGMA, to Senior Vice President of Taxes.
  • Danny became part of the Crestline family in 1998 when he joined Crestline Capital Corporation as a senior tax manager ultimately rising to Vice President of Tax for Barcel Crestline moving over to Crestline Hotels & Resorts, LLC as Vice President of Taxes in 2008.
  • Dannys recent promotion to Senior Vice President of Taxes reflects his incredible dedication and contribution to assuring Crestlines ongoing success, said James Carroll, Crestlines President & CEO.
  • In addition, words such as anticipate, believe, and intend indicate a forward-looking statement; however, not all forward-looking statements include these words.

Pendella, PayDay Employer Solutions Partnership a Big Boost to Small Business Employee Benefits

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Wednesday, July 6, 2022 - 11:00am

Pendellas white-labeled, embedded insurtech platform will be linked to in PayDays employee portal, giving its 3,000 employer clients the ability to offer their employees affordable life insurance coverages from top-rated national providers.

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  • Pendellas white-labeled, embedded insurtech platform will be linked to in PayDays employee portal, giving its 3,000 employer clients the ability to offer their employees affordable life insurance coverages from top-rated national providers.
  • PayDay is a family-owned company based in New Jersey and New York that provides traditional payroll and HR services to SMEs, including workers compensation, time tracking services, pensions and benefits.
  • Through Pendellas AI-powered underwriting technology, PayDay will offer employees the ability to easily compare, quote and buy individual life insurance protection in minutes without the need for a medical exam.
  • At PayDay, we are committed to doing what is best for our employer clients and that means ensuring their employees have access to critical benefits, said Renee Deal, PayDay president and partner.

Lleida.net announces its best-ever production figures and consolidates its position as European leader in its industry

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Wednesday, July 6, 2022 - 9:29am

The growth in terms of production has been registered in most of the company's business lines: Click&Sign, Click&Sign Pro, registeredEmail, Web Certificate and eKYC.

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  • The growth in terms of production has been registered in most of the company's business lines: Click&Sign, Click&Sign Pro, registeredEmail, Web Certificate and eKYC.
  • In Q2 2022, Click & Sign output tripled, while Click & Sign Pro output doubled, both compared to the same period in 2019.
  • The company, founded by Sapena in 1995, consolidates its position as the European leader in the registeredelectronic signature, notification, and contracting industry.
  • The company currently has 16,049,943 shares outstanding, listed on BME Growth in Madrid, Euronext Growth in Paris, and OTCQX in New York.