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STEMWerkz Earns 2021 Best Elementary Homeschool Award

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 12:19am

SAN DIEGO, July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Werkz Publishing Inc, part of the Amdon Group, announced that it has earned a 2021 Best Elementary Homeschool Curriculum & Resource award from How-to-Homeschool, an organization dedicated to help parents find the best homeschooling curriculum and resources.

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  • SAN DIEGO, July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Werkz Publishing Inc, part of the Amdon Group, announced that it has earned a 2021 Best Elementary Homeschool Curriculum & Resource award from How-to-Homeschool, an organization dedicated to help parents find the best homeschooling curriculum and resources.
  • STEMWerkz was created to provide engaging science learning for elementary students through gameplay and problem-solving.
  • Parents are encouraged to go to the How-To-Homeschool website to learn more about the award, as well as the STEMWerkz website to get a free trial.
  • As stated on their website, "This is your one stop homeschool curriculum list to see all of the Best Elementary Homeschool Curriculum & Resources we love!"

Ascentage Pharma Announces Another Milestone Payment from Its Licensee UNITY Biotechnology, Rapidly Advancing the Clinical Development of Senolytic Drug Candidate UBX1325

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 12:16am

UBX1325 is developed from BM-962, a drug candidate licensed to UNITY by Ascentage Pharma for the clinical development targeting age-related diseases.

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  • UBX1325 is developed from BM-962, a drug candidate licensed to UNITY by Ascentage Pharma for the clinical development targeting age-related diseases.
  • According to the terms of the licensing agreement previously entered into between Ascentage Pharma and UNITY, this progress in clinical development will qualify Ascentage Pharma for a milestone payment in the amount of US$2 million, which will be paid in UNITY common stock.
  • UBX1325 is a small-molecule inhibitor of Bcl-xL, and the first senolytic therapeutic clinically evaluated in an ophthalmological setting.
  • "The continued progress in the clinical development of UBX1325 demonstrated Ascentage Pharma's capabilities in the research and development of apoptosis-targeted therapies," said Dr. Dajun Yang, Chairman & CEO of Ascentage Pharma.

Edge Computing Market 2020-2024 | Post COVID-19 Impact Analysis | Technavio

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 12:00am

To help businesses improve their market position, Technavio's report provides a detailed analysis of around 25 vendors operating in the market.

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  • To help businesses improve their market position, Technavio's report provides a detailed analysis of around 25 vendors operating in the market.
  • To leverage the current opportunities, market vendors must strengthen their foothold in the fast-growing segments, while maintaining their positions in the slow-growing segments.
  • Backed with competitive intelligence and benchmarking, our research reporton the edge computing market is designed to provide entry support, customer profile & M&As as well as go-to-market strategy support.
  • GlobalEdge Data Center Market- Global edge data center market is segmented bycomponent (IT infrastructure, general construction, power management systems, cooling systems, and others) and geography (North America, APAC, Europe, South America, and MEA).

Cox Energy América, S.A.B. De C.V., Reports Second Quarter 2021 Results

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 11:56pm

DE C.V. ("Cox", "Cox Energy Amrica" or "the Company") (BIVA: COXA*, BMV: COXA*), a Company dedicated to the strategy and development of solar photovoltaic renewable energy projects reports its results for the quarter ending June 30, 2021.

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  • DE C.V. ("Cox", "Cox Energy Amrica" or "the Company") (BIVA: COXA*, BMV: COXA*), a Company dedicated to the strategy and development of solar photovoltaic renewable energy projects reports its results for the quarter ending June 30, 2021.
  • On July 12th, 2021 Cox Energy Amrica began the process for a capital increase through preferred subscription rights for shareholders, with the possibility of accessing new shareholders in a third round.
  • Jos Antonio Hurtado de Mendoza, Chief Executive Officer of Cox Energy Amrica, commented: "During the second quarter of 2021 we continued to drive our 2020-2024 Strategic Plan forward.
  • Cox Energy Amrica is a photovoltaic renewable solar energy generation company, listed on the Mexican Institutional Stock Exchange ("BIVA").

Association of Black Cardiologists Supports COVID-19 Vaccination Mandates for Health Care Workforce

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 11:51pm

WASHINGTON, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- For nearly 50 years, the Association of Black Cardiologists (ABC) has been dedicated to its mission of eliminating cardiovascular disease health disparities in historically marginalized communities and pursuing health equity for all.

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  • WASHINGTON, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- For nearly 50 years, the Association of Black Cardiologists (ABC) has been dedicated to its mission of eliminating cardiovascular disease health disparities in historically marginalized communities and pursuing health equity for all.
  • Over the past 18 months, COVID-19 has followed the unyielding, traditional slope of disproportionately imposing adverse health outcomes upon the most vulnerable U.S. populations.
  • To protect all citizens from the extreme effects of COVID-19, the ABC strongly encourages vaccination of all health care personnel and, as well, all persons, especially members of the aforementioned groups.
  • In the same vein, we hope other industries will follow the example of the medical community and choose to employ policies that promote vaccination.

Immigration Ministers focus on long-term planning for a more responsive and collaborative immigration system

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 11:39pm

Today, participating Ministers took stock of progress made towards achieving the FPT Strategic Plan for Immigration (SPI), which they had approved in July 2020.

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  • Today, participating Ministers took stock of progress made towards achieving the FPT Strategic Plan for Immigration (SPI), which they had approved in July 2020.
  • Ministers in attendance noted the FMRI's progress on the SPI's policy priorities, including immigration levels planning and strengthening regional economic immigration programs to support the vitality of communities and to meet labour market needs.
  • Participating Ministers agreed to work together so FPT immigration programs are complementary and responsive to regional needs and support an inclusive and prosperous Canada.
  • - The Honourable Arlene Dunn, Minister Responsible for Immigration and Minister Responsible for Opportunities New Brunswick and provincial-territorial co-chair of the Forum of Ministers responsible for Immigration.

Velocity Indoor Cycling App Expands Leadership Team

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 11:30pm

HIGHLAND PARK, Ill., July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Velocity Indoor Cycling, a performance-driven cycling app, has added Dr. Allen Lim, Dr. Kevin Sprouse, Robby Ketchell and Dr. Phil Skiba to its thought-leadership team.They join Velocity founder and former professional cyclist Robbie Ventura and INSCYD GmbH founder Sebastian Weber in the development of Velocity's leading-edge platform for delivering unique, individualized indoor cycling training to consumers.

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  • HIGHLAND PARK, Ill., July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Velocity Indoor Cycling, a performance-driven cycling app, has added Dr. Allen Lim, Dr. Kevin Sprouse, Robby Ketchell and Dr. Phil Skiba to its thought-leadership team.They join Velocity founder and former professional cyclist Robbie Ventura and INSCYD GmbH founder Sebastian Weber in the development of Velocity's leading-edge platform for delivering unique, individualized indoor cycling training to consumers.
  • Velocity is indoor training SaaS platform that delivers live, on-demand and small group workouts.
  • "Velocity will cater to avid cyclists and triathletes who want specific training on their own bikes with smart trainers," says Robbie Ventura.
  • Dr. Kevin Sprouse joins the Velocity team to lead training-load balance and overall health features integrations.

KBC Releases New Version of Process Simulation Technology to Support Green Energy

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 11:30pm

HOUSTON, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --KBC (A Yokogawa Company) announces the release of Petro-SIM 7.2 process simulation software, which is at the core of KBC's award winning process digital twin.

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  • HOUSTON, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --KBC (A Yokogawa Company) announces the release of Petro-SIM 7.2 process simulation software, which is at the core of KBC's award winning process digital twin.
  • This release expands simulation capabilities for renewable fuels, an expanding variety of bio feedstocks, energy efficiency, and environmental protection.
  • Petro-SIM technology offers operators quick wins for optimizing energy efficiency while reducing operating costs and emissions.
  • To find out more about Petro-SIM simulation technology, please contact KBC directly or contact your local Yokogawa affiliate.

$ 933.52 Mn growth expected in Legal Practice Management Software Market During 2020-2024 | Technavio

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 11:30pm

Get specific analysis on the criticality of inputs and factors of differentiation in the legal practice management software market vendor landscape.

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  • Get specific analysis on the criticality of inputs and factors of differentiation in the legal practice management software market vendor landscape.
  • The report on the legal practice management software market provides a holistic update, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis.
  • This study identifies the emergence of legal process outsourcing as one of the prime reasons driving the legal practice management software market growth during the next few years.
  • The legal practice management software market covers the following areas:
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KBC Releases New Version of Process Simulation Technology to Support Green Energy

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 11:30pm

HOUSTON, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- KBC (A Yokogawa Company) announces the release of Petro-SIM® 7.2 process simulation software, which is at the core of KBC's award winning process digital twin. This release expands simulation capabilities for renewable fuels, an expanding variety of bio feedstocks, energy efficiency, and environmental protection. New tools account for emissions from combustion sources and manage energy efficiency. Process design engineers benefit from the integration with MySEP technology. In addition, there are new features for plant monitoring and operator training.

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  • HOUSTON, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --KBC (A Yokogawa Company) announces the release of Petro-SIM 7.2 process simulation software, which is at the core of KBC's award winning process digital twin.
  • This release expands simulation capabilities for renewable fuels, an expanding variety of bio feedstocks, energy efficiency, and environmental protection.
  • Petro-SIM technology offers operators quick wins for optimizing energy efficiency while reducing operating costs and emissions.
  • To find out more about Petro-SIM simulation technology, please contact KBC directly or contact your local Yokogawa affiliate.

OnePoint Patient Care to Open Pittsburgh, PA, Hospice-Dedicated Pharmacy

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 11:11pm

PITTSBURGH, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- OnePoint Patient Care, an industry leader in local hospice pharmacy, e-prescribing technologies and Pharmacy Benefit Management (PBM) solutions, recently opened a hospice-dedicated pharmacy in Wexford, PA.

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  • PITTSBURGH, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- OnePoint Patient Care, an industry leader in local hospice pharmacy, e-prescribing technologies and Pharmacy Benefit Management (PBM) solutions, recently opened a hospice-dedicated pharmacy in Wexford, PA.
  • The new pharmacy, part of OnePoint's national expansion of its local pharmacy model, serves hospice patients throughout eastern Pennsylvania.
  • "Hospices serve a unique patient population and deserve a pharmacy that offers the training, education and experience that meets the clinical, dosing and services needs of patients near the end-of life," said Jeffrey Hohl, OnePoint Patient Care CEO.
  • OnePoint Patient Care is the nation's leading provider of community-based hospice pharmacy and pharmacy benefits management (PBM) services offering hospices nationwide flexible and adaptable solutions for their hospice pharmacy needs.

$42.5 Million Sold Last Week on HiBid.com, with Current Auctions Featuring Rare Coins, Online Retailer Returns, and Christmas in July

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:37pm

OCALA, Fla., July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Auctions on HiBid.com last week exceeded $42.5 million in gross auction proceeds and $78 million in gross merchandise volume.

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  • OCALA, Fla., July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Auctions on HiBid.com last week exceeded $42.5 million in gross auction proceeds and $78 million in gross merchandise volume.
  • In a combined total of 1,304 online-only and webcast auctions held from July 19th through the 25th, nearly half a million lots were sold.
  • HiBid.com brings buyers and sellers together every day with a wide-ranging selection of items across hundreds of categories that appeal to bidders worldwide.
  • HiBid is fully integrated with Auction Flex , providing auctioneers with a comprehensive auction management platform that supports internet-only auctions, webcast auctions, and absentee bidding.

Human Wealth™ Welcomed into University of Connecticut's Technology Incubator Program

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:37pm

IRVINE, Calif., July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Human Wealth was recently awarded a coveted spot in the University of Connecticut's Technology Incubator Program following an in-depth application process.

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  • IRVINE, Calif., July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Human Wealth was recently awarded a coveted spot in the University of Connecticut's Technology Incubator Program following an in-depth application process.
  • Human Wealth's goal by collaborating with this program is to further enhance their proprietary wealth management systems so they can deliver the most scientifically sound results for clients.
  • As an organization, Human Wealth believes in intentional innovation and is committed to partnerships like this which will help elevate their program and drive real change in the financial planning industry and in human kind.
  • -David Coles, President , Human Wealth
    The Human Wealth Modality consists of four phases: Discover Wellbeing, Explore Resources, Design Systems, and Implement Plan.

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Appoints New Director

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:36pm

ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG) today announced the appointment of Teresa H. Clarke to the company's Board of Directors.

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  • ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.(NYSE: AJG) today announced the appointment ofTeresa H. Clarketo the company's Board of Directors.
  • Ms. Clarke is Chair and CEO of Africa.com LLC, a media holding company with an extensive array of platforms that reach a global audience interested in African content and community.
  • "Teresa brings a wealth of financial, marketing and technology experience and will add a valuable perspective to our Board's deliberations.
  • Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG), a global insurance brokerage, risk management and consulting services firm, is headquartered in Rolling Meadows, Illinois.

Governor Snyder "Must Be Held Accountable": House Oversight Committee Reacts to Flint Water Crisis Cover-Up Bombshell Showing Top Snyder Administration Officials' Phones Were Erased and Altered

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:29pm

"Governor Snyder obstructed the Committee's investigation from the outset and set the tone that his decisions were above accountability.

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  • "Governor Snyder obstructed the Committee's investigation from the outset and set the tone that his decisions were above accountability.
  • Governor Snyder made the choice to put money over the lives of the children in Flint and he must be held accountable."
  • In response to the story, the committee is investigating the new allegations, a committee source told The Intercept.
  • State environmental officials' phones were also allegedly erased soon after Snyder announced Flint had toxic water in October 2015.

Alternative Supplier To Pay $325,000 For Alleged Marketing, Sales Violations

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:29pm

The Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) approved the settlement, which was negotiated by consumer advocates, including utility watchdog Citizens Utility Board (CUB).

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  • The Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) approved the settlement, which was negotiated by consumer advocates, including utility watchdog Citizens Utility Board (CUB).
  • As part of the settlement, the supplier did not admit to any wrongdoing.
  • Great American Power customers who have questions about the settlement can call the supplier at 1-877-215-4140 or the ICC at 1-800-524-0795.
  • In May 2020, the ICC fined alternative electricity supplier LifeEnergy $1 million and ordered more than $34,000 in customer refunds for "violations of state marketing and sales rules."

Rescued Male Seahorse Gives Birth to Hundreds of Babies at Clearwater Marine Aquarium

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:22pm

Just a few days later while under observation, the seahorse gave birth to hundreds of babies.

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  • Just a few days later while under observation, the seahorse gave birth to hundreds of babies.
  • The staff at CMA are monitoring both father and his babies to ensure they are healthy and have access to proper nutrition.
  • Clearwater Marine Aquarium (CMA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit working marine rescue center dedicated to preserving our marine life and environment while inspiring the human spirit through leadership in education, research, rescue, rehabilitation and release.
  • The mission and potential to change people's lives differentiates Clearwater Marine Aquarium from any other aquarium in the world.

FDA Approves First Interchangeable Biosimilar Insulin Product for Treatment of Diabetes

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:20pm

Semglee (insulin glargine-yfgn) is both biosimilar to, and interchangeable with (can be substituted for), its reference product Lantus (insulin glargine), a long-acting insulin analog.

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  • Semglee (insulin glargine-yfgn) is both biosimilar to, and interchangeable with (can be substituted for), its reference product Lantus (insulin glargine), a long-acting insulin analog.
  • Semglee (insulin glargine-yfgn) is the first interchangeable biosimilar product approved in the U.S. for the treatment of diabetes.
  • "This is a momentous day for people who rely daily on insulin for treatment of diabetes, as biosimilar and interchangeable biosimilar products have the potential to greatly reduce health care costs," said Acting FDA Commissioner Janet Woodcock, M.D.
  • The FDA released new materials for health care providers to enhance understanding about biosimilar and interchangeable biosimilar products, including a fact sheet about interchangeable biosimilar products.

Government of Canada announces the country's first-ever federal strategy and fund dedicated to building active transportation trails and pathways

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:20pm

Investing in pathways and trails for cycling, walking, hybrid e-bikes and scooters, and wheelchairs gives everyone the opportunity to get out, get active, and access public transportation.

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  • Investing in pathways and trails for cycling, walking, hybrid e-bikes and scooters, and wheelchairs gives everyone the opportunity to get out, get active, and access public transportation.
  • More information about the Active Transportation Fund, details on eligibility, and how to apply may be found on the Infrastructure Canada website.
  • Since 2015, the Government of Canada has invested more than $236 million in 312 active transportation projects through the Investing in Canada plan.
  • In addition, hundreds more infrastructure projects funded by the Government of Canada have included components that promote active transportation.

Moving Companies Struggle to Keep Up With High Demand: New Survey From moveBuddha.com Reveals

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:17pm

ATHENS, Ga., July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- moveBuddha.com, a moving company booking website, released a new survey revealing that 71% of moving companies report experiencing delaysin 2021 that exceed what is normal for the peak moving season.

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  • ATHENS, Ga., July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- moveBuddha.com, a moving company booking website, released a new survey revealing that 71% of moving companies report experiencing delaysin 2021 that exceed what is normal for the peak moving season.
  • The survey of 63 moving company executives revealed just how critical the moving crunch is.
  • 67% of moving companies do not have enough driversto cover demand, which many attribute at least partially to pandemic-related job loss.
  • Nearlyhalf of moving companies are booked out at least three weeks furtherthan in previous seasons.

Sunrider International Appoints Deb Bursley as Chief Marketing Officer

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:11pm

TORRANCE, Calif., July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Sunrider International , a global health and wellness direct sales company, is pleased to announce the appointment of Deb Bursley as Chief Marketing Officer.

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  • TORRANCE, Calif., July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Sunrider International , a global health and wellness direct sales company, is pleased to announce the appointment of Deb Bursley as Chief Marketing Officer.
  • In her role, Deb will oversee all marketing strategies and initiatives to drive company growth by leveraging her expertise in digital marketing, product marketing, communications, creative services, and customer analytics.
  • From billion-dollar, to mid-sized, to startup companies, Deb has worked with both party plan and multi-level marketing (MLM) business models throughout her marketing career.
  • "Deb's experience leading top marketing teams for major direct selling companies will greatly benefit Sunrider as we continue to grow our brand," said Sunrider CEO Sunny Beutler.

Limelight Announces Acquisition of Layer0 to Accelerate Growth in Edge Application Delivery

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:11pm

This acquisition is a significant step in advancing Limelight's strategy as an edge enabled SaaS solutions provider and will drive growth in revenue, margins and EBITDA.

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  • This acquisition is a significant step in advancing Limelight's strategy as an edge enabled SaaS solutions provider and will drive growth in revenue, margins and EBITDA.
  • The acquisition will combine the benefits of Limelight'sworld class global edge network with Layer0's edge orchestration, application acceleration, and developer workflow capabilities to create a leading-edge solution while diversifying Limelight's client mix and services.
  • The acquisition will allow developers the ability to access the edge platform to preview content and deploy their applications instantaneously, while incorporating basic security needs such as web application firewall, DDoSand threat detection.
  • The technology and development capabilities we are gaining will allow us to meaningfully accelerate our ability to transition Limelight to a leading edge SaaS provider,"said Bob Lyons, President and Chief Executive Officer of Limelight.

Imhealthytoday is the Most Advanced Solution in the Market to Protect Schools as They Continue to Navigate the Impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:10pm

Imhealthytoday was launched in March 2020, offering COVID-19 protection, relief, and guidance to schools, businesses, and the community.

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  • Imhealthytoday was launched in March 2020, offering COVID-19 protection, relief, and guidance to schools, businesses, and the community.
  • In recent weeks, the landscape has changed, with the pandemic continuing to peak in some states and returning in others.
  • This assessment allows members to self-report the risk of exposure by answering aseries of screening, contact, health-related, and COVID-19 symptomquestions.
  • Imhealthytoday is the result of five decades of combined experience in the healthcare industry.

Oxford Bank Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2021 Operating Results

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:10pm

OXFORD, Mich., July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Oxford Bank Corporation ("the Company") (OTC Bulletin Board: OXBC), the holding company for Oxford Bank ("the Bank"), today announced record operating results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2021.

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  • OXFORD, Mich., July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Oxford Bank Corporation ("the Company") (OTC Bulletin Board: OXBC), the holding company for Oxford Bank ("the Bank"), today announced record operating results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2021.
  • "We continue to see strong loan demand from the many new PPP only customers moving their primary relationship to Oxford Bank.
  • Oxford Bank is a subsidiary of Oxford Bank Corporation, a registered holding company.
  • In addition, Oxford Bank has business banking centers in Wixom and downtown Oxford and very soon we will be relocating our Owosso loan office to Flint, MI..

Piemonte Holding announces agreement to purchase Globo's data center in Rio de Janeiro

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:08pm

RIO DE JANEIRO, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The financial group Piemonte Holding, Globo Comunicao e Participaes and Drammen Elea Digital, Piemonte's data center holding company, announced this Wednesday (28) that they have signed a sale and purchase agreement concerning Globo's data center located near the Olympic Complex, in the west zone of Rio de Janeiro metro area.

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  • RIO DE JANEIRO, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The financial group Piemonte Holding, Globo Comunicao e Participaes and Drammen Elea Digital, Piemonte's data center holding company, announced this Wednesday (28) that they have signed a sale and purchase agreement concerning Globo's data center located near the Olympic Complex, in the west zone of Rio de Janeiro metro area.
  • After closing the transaction, Piemonte Holding will be able to continue investing in this data center, expanding its facilities, power and connectivity", said Alessandro Lombardi, CEO of Piemonte Holding.
  • Headquartered in Rio de Janeiro, Piemonte Holding is a financial group founded in 2012 and focused to invest in the digitalization of the economy.
  • Elea Digital, controlled by Piemonte Holding, is a data center ecosystem focused on developing Brazil's digital infrastructure.

O3 Mining Acquires a 100% Interest In The Denain-Pershing Property At East Cadillac

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:07pm

O3 Mining satisfied the remaining earn-in conditions and acquired the remaining 20% interest in the Property in exchange for aggregate consideration of CDN $125,000 and 21,603 common shares of the Corporation.

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  • O3 Mining satisfied the remaining earn-in conditions and acquired the remaining 20% interest in the Property in exchange for aggregate consideration of CDN $125,000 and 21,603 common shares of the Corporation.
  • O3 Mining Inc., an Osisko Group company, is a gold explorer and mine developer on the road to produce from its highly prospective gold camps in Qubec, Canada.
  • O3 Mining is well-capitalized and owns a 100% interest in all its properties (137,000 hectares) in Qubec.
  • O3 Mining trades on the TSX Venture Exchange (TSX.V: OIII) and OTC Markets (OTCQX: OIIIF).

Marine that has walked entire State of California, Arizona, and New Mexico now in Texas to bring awareness to Deported Veterans

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:05pm

"This is not a Democrat or Republican issue---this is an American Issue! Our goal is to walk from San Diego (in California) all the way to Brownsville (in Texas) to bring awareness to this issue of deported veterans. And we're hoping we're pushing for three initiatives. First, we're asking President Joe Biden to halt the deportation of war veterans, now. Second, we're asking for a program to be instituted so that all active military become citizens while on active duty. And we're asking for a full pardon to bring all these veterans who have been deported home back to the U.S.," said Castro.

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  • Our goal is to walk from San Diego (in California) all the way to Brownsville (in Texas) to bring awareness to this issue of deported veterans.
  • And we're asking for a full pardon to bring all these veterans who have been deported home back to the U.S.," said Castro.
  • The inaugural event, "Walk the Line," a March to Bring Our Deported Veterans Home, started Monday, June 28, 2021, in San Diego, CA.
  • Here are the dates for Mr. Castro's walk for justice for Deported Veterans:

GoHealth's Second Quarter 2021 Earnings Release and Conference Call Scheduled for August 11, 2021

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:03pm

A live audio webcast of the conference call will be available via GoHealth's Investor Relations website, https://investors.gohealth.com/ .

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  • A live audio webcast of the conference call will be available via GoHealth's Investor Relations website, https://investors.gohealth.com/ .
  • A digital audio recording of the conference call will be made available following the conference call.
  • Interested parties are also invited to join the conference call by dialing 833-519-1310 and conference ID 5464567.
  • As a leading health insurance marketplace and Medicare-focused digital health company, GoHealth's mission is to improve access to healthcare in America.

Neptune Announces Fiscal First Quarter 2022 Earnings Date

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:01pm

LAVAL, QC, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc. ("Neptune" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: NEPT) (TSX: NEPT), a diversified health and wellness company focused on plant-based, sustainable lifestyle brands, announced it will report its financial results for the fiscal first quarter 2022 before the market opens on August 12, 2021.

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  • LAVAL, QC, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc. ("Neptune" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: NEPT) (TSX: NEPT), a diversified health and wellness company focused on plant-based, sustainable lifestyle brands, announced it will report its financial results for the fiscal first quarter 2022 before the market opens on August 12, 2021.
  • Following the release of its financial results, the Company will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern Time) on Thursday, August 12, 2021, to discuss these results.
  • The conference call will be webcast live and can be accessed by registering on Neptune's Investor Relations website at www.investors.neptunewellness.com .
  • Headquartered in Laval, Quebec, Neptune is a diversified health and wellness company with a mission to redefine health and wellness.

Iconic Arcade Classic, SPACE INVADERS, Coming Soon to iiRcade

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:00pm

CHICAGO, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- iiRcade Inc. , a premium home arcade cabinet that allows gamers of all ages to play their favorite retro and modern games in arcade style at home, is pleased to announce that SPACE INVADERS, officially licensed by Taito, is coming to the iiRcade Platform.

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  • CHICAGO, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- iiRcade Inc. , a premium home arcade cabinet that allows gamers of all ages to play their favorite retro and modern games in arcade style at home, is pleased to announce that SPACE INVADERS, officially licensed by Taito, is coming to the iiRcade Platform.
  • "SPACE INVADERS is considered by many as one of the greatest and most influential video games of all time," said Jong Shin, founder & CEO of iiRcade.
  • iiRcade features a 19-inch display, 100-watts of powerful stereo audio, authentic arcade controllers and a premium wood cabinet.
  • Every iiRcade home arcade cabinet comes pre-loaded with 11 games and the ability to add hundreds more.

Novita Pharmaceuticals and China Resources Double Crane Pharmaceutical Enter into an Exclusive License Agreement to Develop and Commercialize Fascin Inhibitor in China

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:00pm

CRDC will receive the rights to research, develop, manufacture, and exclusively commercialize Novita's fascin inhibitor in oncology applications in the Greater China region.

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  • CRDC will receive the rights to research, develop, manufacture, and exclusively commercialize Novita's fascin inhibitor in oncology applications in the Greater China region.
  • In addition to excellent safety and pharmacokinetic profiles, NP-G2-044 has shown preliminary and exciting signals of efficacy in late-stage cancer patients.
  • "Novita is delighted to license our first-in-class fascin inhibitor to one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in China," said Jillian Zhang, Ph.D., President and Chief Scientific Officer of Novita.
  • About China Resources Double Crane Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
    China Resources Double Crane Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. ("CRDC"), established in 1939 and headquartered in Beijing, China, has 21 subsidiaries and more than 11,000 employees throughout the country.

Salsa Fresca Mexican Grill Celebrates West Hartford Location with Ribbon Cutting, BOGO Specials and Gift Card Drawing

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:00pm

The West Harford location, the 11th Salsa Fresca Mexican Grill to open, will also offer a BOGO special all day to celebrate the opening, as well as a chance to win a $100 gift card.

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  • The West Harford location, the 11th Salsa Fresca Mexican Grill to open, will also offer a BOGO special all day to celebrate the opening, as well as a chance to win a $100 gift card.
  • Long-time Salsa Fresca employees Sarah and Lester Valdes opened the West Hartford location as the company's first official franchised location on December 1.
  • Sarah, who has been with Salsa Fresca Mexican Grill for 13 years, started at the company's very first location in 2008, and Lester was the first employee at the second location in Bedford.
  • "West Hartford welcomes Salsa Fresca Mexican Grill to our vibrant community," said Mayor Cantor.

Kyndryl Names David Wyshner As Chief Financial Officer

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:03pm

ARMONK, N.Y., July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kyndryl, the new, independent public company that will be created following the separation of IBM's (NYSE: IBM ) Managed Infrastructure Services business, announced the appointment of David Wyshner as the company's Chief Financial Officer.

Key Points: 
  • ARMONK, N.Y., July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kyndryl, the new, independent public company that will be created following the separation of IBM's (NYSE: IBM ) Managed Infrastructure Services business, announced the appointment of David Wyshner as the company's Chief Financial Officer.
  • "Kyndryl's goal is to apply the most modern and resilient IT systems and talent to help customers realize their business ambitions, and that starts with financial discipline and an operating vision," said Martin Schroeter, Kyndryl's chief executive officer.
  • "David Wyshner is an experienced global leader with significant expertise in spin-offs and acquisitions and in building a solid financial model for growth.
  • I am delighted David will direct our financial strategy and investments to advance the vital systems that power progress for our customers."

Azure Power Files Fiscal Year 2021 Annual Report on Form 20-F

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:00pm

NEW DELHI, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Azure Power (NYSE: AZRE), a leading renewable power producer in India, announced that it has filed its annual report on form 20-F for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2021 with the Securities and Exchange Commission of the United States. The annual report can be accessed on Azure Power's investor relations website at http://investors.azurepower.com/ or www.sec.gov. Azure Power will provide  a hard copy of the annual report on form 20-F, at no cost, to shareholders upon request.

Key Points: 
  • NEW DELHI, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Azure Power (NYSE: AZRE), a leading renewable power producer in India, announced that it has filed its annual report on form 20-F for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2021 with the Securities and Exchange Commission of the United States.
  • The annual report can be accessed on Azure Power's investor relations website at http://investors.azurepower.com/ or www.sec.gov .
  • Azure Power will provide a hard copy of the annual report on form 20-F, at no cost, to shareholders upon request.
  • Azure Power (NYSE: AZRE) is a leading independent renewable power producer in India.

Global $87.44 Billion Payment Gateway Markets to 2028

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:00pm

The global payment gateway market size is expected to reach USD 87.44 billion by 2028, registering a CAGR of 21.7% from 2021 to 2028.

Key Points: 
  • The global payment gateway market size is expected to reach USD 87.44 billion by 2028, registering a CAGR of 21.7% from 2021 to 2028.
  • The market growth can be attributed to the increasing use of payment gateway methods for online shopping across the globe.
  • Fintech company stocks have garnered significant attention as the digital payment platforms impact payment networks, e-commerce, business-to-business payments and others.
  • For instance, in March 2021, Stripe-a payment gateway company-was valued at USD 95 billion after its USD 600 million funding round.

Azure Power Files Fiscal Year 2021 Annual Report on Form 20-F

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:00pm

NEW DELHI, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Azure Power (NYSE: AZRE), a leading renewable power producer in India, announced that it has filed its annual report on form 20-F for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2021 with the Securities and Exchange Commission of the United States.

Key Points: 
  • NEW DELHI, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Azure Power (NYSE: AZRE), a leading renewable power producer in India, announced that it has filed its annual report on form 20-F for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2021 with the Securities and Exchange Commission of the United States.
  • The annual report can be accessed on Azure Power's investor relations website at http://investors.azurepower.com/ or www.sec.gov .
  • Azure Power will provide a hard copy of the annual report on form 20-F, at no cost, to shareholders upon request.
  • Azure Power (NYSE: AZRE) is a leading independent renewable power producer in India.

Intact Financial Corporation Chief Executive Officer Charles Brindamour to hold Virtual Fireside Chat with CIBC

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:00pm

TORONTO, July 28, 2021 /CNW/ - Charles Brindamour, Chief Executive Officer of Intact Financial Corporation (TSX: IFC), will join CIBC Analyst, Paul Holden in a virtual fireside chat to discuss the company's second quarter results, on Thursday, July 29, 2021 at 11:00 AM ET.

Key Points: 
  • TORONTO, July 28, 2021 /CNW/ - Charles Brindamour, Chief Executive Officer of Intact Financial Corporation (TSX: IFC), will join CIBC Analyst, Paul Holden in a virtual fireside chat to discuss the company's second quarter results, on Thursday, July 29, 2021 at 11:00 AM ET.
  • The full video webcast replay will be archived in the Events and Presentations section of Intact Financial Corporation's website following the event.
  • Intact Financial Corporation (TSX: IFC) is the largest provider of property and casualty (P&C) insurance in Canada, a leading provider of global specialty insurance, and, with RSA, a leader in the U.K. and Ireland.
  • In Canada, Intact distributes insurance under the Intact Insurance brand through a wide network of brokers, including its wholly-owned subsidiary BrokerLink, and directly to consumers through belairdirect.

Midwest Holding Schedules Conference Call to Discuss Second Quarter 2021 Results

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 9:58pm

Midwest Holding Inc. is a rapidly growing, technology-enabled, services-oriented annuity platform.

Key Points: 
  • Midwest Holding Inc. is a rapidly growing, technology-enabled, services-oriented annuity platform.
  • Midwest designs and develops in-demand annuity products that are distributed through independent distribution channels, to a large and growing demographic of U.S. retirees.
  • Midwest originates, manages and transfers these annuities through reinsurance arrangements to asset managers and other third-party investors, who are actively seeking these financially attractive products.
  • Midwest also provides the operational and regulatory infrastructure and expertise to enable asset managers and third-party investors to form, capitalize and manage their own reinsurance capital vehicles.

Royal Caribbean Group to hold conference call on business update and second quarter financial results

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 9:55pm

A replay of the webcast will be available at the same site for a month following the call.

Key Points: 
  • A replay of the webcast will be available at the same site for a month following the call.
  • Royal Caribbean Group (NYSE: RCL) is the operating business name for Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. Royal Caribbean Group is the owner and operator of three global cruise vacation brands: Royal Caribbean International , Celebrity Cruises , and Silversea .
  • Royal Caribbean Group is also a 50% owner of a joint venture that operates TUI Cruises and Hapag-Lloyd Cruises.
  • Together, our brands operate 60 ships with an additional 13 on order as of June 30, 2021.

MFDA Hearing Panel Accepts Settlement Agreement With Chad Boutilier

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 9:52pm

TORONTO, July 28, 2021 /CNW/ - (A settlement hearing in the matter of Chad Duart Boutilier ("Respondent") was held today by electronic hearing, before a three-member Hearing Panel of the Atlantic Regional Council of the Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada ("MFDA").

Key Points: 
  • TORONTO, July 28, 2021 /CNW/ - (A settlement hearing in the matter of Chad Duart Boutilier ("Respondent") was held today by electronic hearing, before a three-member Hearing Panel of the Atlantic Regional Council of the Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada ("MFDA").
  • The Hearing Panel accepted the settlement agreement dated May 18, 2021 ("Settlement Agreement"), between Staff of the MFDA and the Respondent, as a consequence of which the following sanctions were imposed on the Respondent:
    a prohibition from conducting securities related business in any capacity while in the employ of or associated with any MFDA Member for a period of one year;
    a fine in the amount of $1,800;
    costs in the amount of $1,800; and
    shall in the future comply with MFDA Rule 2.1.1.
  • A copy of the Settlement Agreement is available on the MFDA website at www.mfda.ca .
  • During the period described in the Settlement Agreement, the Respondent conducted business in the Dartmouth, Nova Scotia area.

Azul Cargo now delivers to more than one thousand cities in all 26 Brazilian states within 48h

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 9:49pm

SAO PAULO, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Azul Cargo, the logistics business of the largest airline in Brazil in terms of daily departures and cities served, announces today an important milestone with door-to-door deliveries to more than 1,000 cities within 48hrs.  In total Azul Cargo now serves 4,200 cities and communities all across the country with its wide array of products including same-day deliveries.  The combination of Azul's domestic passenger network together with the most flexible fleet of dedicated cargo aircraft, Azul Cargo is able provide unmatched fast, reliable and unique end-to-end pickup and delivery logistics services.

Key Points: 
  • In total Azul Cargo now serves 4,200 cities and communities all across the country with its wide array of products including same-day deliveries.
  • The combination of Azul's domestic passenger network together with the most flexible fleet of dedicated cargo aircraft, Azul Cargo is able provide unmatched fast, reliable and unique end-to-end pickup and delivery logistics services.
  • "We are excited by the growth we have seen and even more excited about the future opportunities as Azul Cargo truly transforms logistics in Brazil."
  • Azul Cargo provides a complete range of logistics solutions such as: Azul Cargo 2 hour, Azul Cargo Tomorrow, Azul Cargo E-Commerce and Azul Cargo Standard.

Senators Stabenow, Peters and Representatives Gomez, Kildee and Larson Introduce Legislation to Support the Revitalization of America's Downtowns

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 9:48pm

"As our workplaces change because of the COVID-19 crisis, we will see more unused buildings in our downtowns.

Key Points: 
  • "As our workplaces change because of the COVID-19 crisis, we will see more unused buildings in our downtowns.
  • Converting these buildings to residential and mixed-use properties will benefit families and our cities," said Senator Stabenow.
  • "Our bill will help with this transition, support the economic growth of our cities, help small businesses and provide people affordable places to live."
  • In support of the Revitalizing Downtowns Act, a diverse coalition of 37 national and regional economic development organizations established Revitalize Our Cities (ROC).

Weber Shandwick & United Minds Release Playbook for Navigating Return to Office as Next Phase of Pandemic Yields New Complexities

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 9:44pm

To help companies navigate emerging complexities around this next phase of the pandemic, Weber Shandwick and United Minds has published a playbook with best practices and resources for organizations of any size.

Key Points: 
  • To help companies navigate emerging complexities around this next phase of the pandemic, Weber Shandwick and United Minds has published a playbook with best practices and resources for organizations of any size.
  • It follows the March 2021 edition focused on the important role the private sector can play in advocating for vaccinations.
  • Weber Shandwick was named toAd Age'sAgency A-List in 2020 andBest Places to Work in 2019.
  • Weber Shandwick was also honored as PRovoke'sGlobal Agency of the Decade in 2020 andPRWeek'sGlobal Agency of the Year in 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018.

Aardvark Mobile Tours CEO Named EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2021 Greater Philadelphia Award Winner

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 9:43pm

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Larry Borden, Founder and CEO of Aardvark Mobile Tours ("Aardvark"), has been named a winner of Ernst & Young LLP (EY US)'s Entrepreneur Of The Year 2021 Greater Philadelphia Award.

Key Points: 
  • CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Larry Borden, Founder and CEO of Aardvark Mobile Tours ("Aardvark"), has been named a winner of Ernst & Young LLP (EY US)'s Entrepreneur Of The Year 2021 Greater Philadelphia Award.
  • One example of his innovative mentality and tenacity over the past year was the establishment of Aardvark's newest business segment, Aardvark Mobile Health .
  • As a Greater Philadelphia award winner, Borden is now eligible to be considered for the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2021 National Awards, which will take place this November.
  • Aardvark Mobile Health , the newest business division of Aardvark, is dedicated to serving communities across the United States during the COVID-19 pandemic and for ongoing mobile healthcare needs.

Cap Rates for Net Lease Dollar Store Properties Compress to Historic Levels | The Boulder Group

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 9:40pm

WILMETTE, Ill., July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Boulder Group announced the release of its Net Lease Dollar Store Report today.

Key Points: 
  • WILMETTE, Ill., July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Boulder Group announced the release of its Net Lease Dollar Store Report today.
  • In the second quarter national asking cap rates in the single tenant dollar store sector compressed to 6.11%, according to the 2021 Net Lease Market Report.
  • "Cap rates for in the dollar store sector reached new historic low levels for Dollar General and Dollar Tree," says Randy Blankstein, President, The Boulder Group.
  • "Throughout the course of the Covid-19 pandemic, investor demand in the dollar store sector increased to record levels," adds Jimmy Goodman, Partner, The Boulder Group.

Empire Diversified Energy, Inc. appoints Joseph DiBartolomeo as Director for The Port of West Virginia

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 9:40pm

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Empire Diversified Energy, Inc. (OTCQB: MPIR) announced today its wholly owned subsidiary, Empire Trimodal Terminal, LLC.

Key Points: 
  • FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Empire Diversified Energy, Inc. (OTCQB: MPIR) announced today its wholly owned subsidiary, Empire Trimodal Terminal, LLC.
  • DBA Port of West Virginia, has hired Joseph DiBartolomeo (Brig.
  • Most recently the City Manager of Weirton, West Virginia, Mr. DiBartolomeo brings to the Port of West Virginia an accomplished thirty-six-year Marine Corps.
  • Empire's West Virginia Business Development Bond Funding, and its designation as DBA Port of West Virginia has accelerated the process of expansion and modernization to its dock and wharf facilities in West Virginia, and the need for a strong management presence on the site.

New Mexico Equips Child Care Providers with Powerful Free Business Platform

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 9:36pm

The new program, called "Elevate New Mexico Child Care," will utilize the Wonderschool platform to provide a marketplace, platform, and community for providers to successfully run their preschool, child care centers, or in-home child care program.

Key Points: 
  • The new program, called "Elevate New Mexico Child Care," will utilize the Wonderschool platform to provide a marketplace, platform, and community for providers to successfully run their preschool, child care centers, or in-home child care program.
  • "With the launch of Elevate New Mexico Child Care, we aim to equip these essential child care businesses with the tools they need to streamline their operations, grow their businesses, and better meet the needs of the families they serve."
  • By increasing access to easy-to-use technology that reinforces best business practices, the sustainability of child care programs will improve and access to quality care will increase statewide.
  • The announcement comes on the heels of New Mexico committing to dramatically expand its Child Care Assistance Program.