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JetBlue Comments on Spirit’s Adjournment of Special Meeting

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Thursday, June 30, 2022 - 1:29am

Its clear that Spirit shareholders have now handed the Spirit Board an undeniable mandate to reach an agreement with JetBlue.

Key Points: 
  • Its clear that Spirit shareholders have now handed the Spirit Board an undeniable mandate to reach an agreement with JetBlue.
  • Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC is serving as JetBlues financial advisor and Shearman & Sterling LLP is serving as JetBlues legal advisor.
  • JetBlue is New York's Hometown Airline, and a leading carrier in Boston, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood, Los Angeles, Orlando, and San Juan.
  • JetBlue carries customers to more than 100 cities throughout the United States, Latin America, Caribbean, Canada, and United Kingdom.

Itron Signs Contract with Energy Queensland to Deploy Itron’s Mobile Meter Management Solution

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Thursday, June 30, 2022 - 12:00am

Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITRI), which is innovating the way utilities and cities manage energy and water, has signed a contract with Energy Queensland to deploy Temetra , Itrons cloud-based mobile meter data collection and management solution.

Key Points: 
  • Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITRI), which is innovating the way utilities and cities manage energy and water, has signed a contract with Energy Queensland to deploy Temetra , Itrons cloud-based mobile meter data collection and management solution.
  • Itrons Temetra solution provides a simple solution to easily collect meter reads.
  • The cloud-based solution provides new ways for utilities to optimize operations, enhance route optimization, and improve customer engagement and meter reading efficiencies.
  • To learn more about Temetra, Itrons next generation mobile meter data collection and management solution, click here .

Merit Medical Celebrates Completion of Xeriscape Landscaping Project

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 10:30pm

SOUTH JORDAN, Utah, June 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Merit Medical Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MMSI), a leading global manufacturer and marketer of healthcare technology, today celebrated the completion of a xeriscape landscaping project at its South Jordan headquarters with Utah Governor Spencer J. Cox.

Key Points: 
  • SOUTH JORDAN, Utah, June 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Merit Medical Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MMSI), a leading global manufacturer and marketer of healthcare technology, today celebrated the completion of a xeriscape landscaping project at its South Jordan headquarters with Utah Governor Spencer J. Cox.
  • The project included a new drip irrigation system designed to prevent water evaporation and runoff.
  • Merit takes corporate citizenship seriously, said Fred P. Lampropoulos, Merit Medicals Chairman and CEO.
  • Unless noted otherwise, trademarks and registered trademarks used in this release are the property of Merit Medical Systems, Inc. and its subsidiaries in the United States and other jurisdictions.

Ayr Launching Adult-Use Cannabis Sales in the Heart of Boston’s Back Bay, the Company’s First Adult-Use Dispensary in Greater Boston

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 9:05pm

MIAMI and BOSTON, June 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ayr Wellness Inc. (CSE: AYR.A, OTCQX: AYRWF) (Ayr or the Company), a leading vertically integrated U.S. multi-state cannabis operator, announced the opening of AYR in Back Bay, the Companys flagship dispensary in Boston.

Key Points: 
  • MIAMI and BOSTON, June 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ayr Wellness Inc. (CSE: AYR.A, OTCQX: AYRWF) (Ayr or the Company), a leading vertically integrated U.S. multi-state cannabis operator, announced the opening of AYR in Back Bay, the Companys flagship dispensary in Boston.
  • Sales begin on Saturday, July 2nd at 10am ET, representing the Companys first adult-use retail sales in Massachusetts.
  • We are incredibly excited to open our first adult-use store in Massachusetts, particularly in the enviable location of Bostons Back Bay.
  • Sira Naturals d/b/a Ayr also recently received a final license from the Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission (CCC) to open AYR Watertown, its second Greater Boston adult-use cannabis dispensary.

NFI Provides Update on its Credit Facilities Amendment Discussions and Timing

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 9:15pm

NFI believes the discussions are advancing well, with draft terms prepared and reviewed by NFI and its banking partners.

Key Points: 
  • NFI believes the discussions are advancing well, with draft terms prepared and reviewed by NFI and its banking partners.
  • The detailed discussions relate to amendments to the Companys existing $1.25 billion senior revolving credit facility and its 50 million revolving UK credit facility (collectively, the Credit Facilities) where NFI is pursuing covenant relief that reflects NFIs trailing twelve-month financial results and its expected financial performance for the remainder of 2022.
  • NFI believes that it will receive additional waivers required to support completion of the amendments should they not be complete by August 3, 2022.
  • With zero-emission buses and coaches, infrastructure, and technology, NFI meets todays urban demands for scalable smart mobility solutions.

50 ORGANIZATIONS TO COMPETE FOR THEIR NEXT HIRE ON WEDNESDAY, JULY 13

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 9:30pm

HOUSTON, June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The City of Houston Housing and Community Development department will join with Houston Community College System to host a career opportunity fair on Wednesday, July 13. Representatives from more than 50 employers and vendors are expected to participate and seek qualified candidates for hundreds of open positions and second-chance opportunities in a variety of industries, such as construction, education, hospitality, and medical, throughout the Houston area.  Admission is free and registration is encouraged.

Key Points: 
  • HOUSTON, June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The City of Houston Housing and Community Development department will join with Houston Community College System to host a career opportunity fair on Wednesday, July 13.
  • Where: Houston Community College West Loop, 5601 W. Loop South, Houston, TX 77081
    Pro tip: Interested job seekers are encouraged to click here to register in advance.
  • "The City of Houston is proud to partner with HCCS to help fellow Houstonians find employment," said Mayor Sylvester Turner.
  • "The jobs are out there, but often times people lack connections or are intimidated by the application process.

Progressive Real Estate Partners Engages SiteSeer Technologies for Real Estate Analytics

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 9:15pm

BOISE, Idaho, June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- SiteSeer Technologies, creator of SiteSeer Professional site selection software and Void Analysis Pro is pleased to welcome a new commercial real estate client, Progressive Real Estate Partners. The boutique retail brokerage firm headquartered in Rancho Cucamonga, California, specializes in the leasing and sale of retail properties in Southern California's Inland Empire region.

Key Points: 
  • SiteSeer Technologies, creator of SiteSeer Professional site selection software and Void Analysis Pro is pleased to welcome a new commercial real estate client, Progressive Real Estate Partners, a boutique retail brokerage firm headquartered in Rancho Cucamonga, California.
  • BOISE, Idaho, June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --SiteSeer Technologies, creator of SiteSeer Professional site selection software and Void Analysis Pro is pleased to welcome a new commercial real estate client, Progressive Real Estate Partners.
  • Progressive Real Estate Partners will use SiteSeer Professional's full suite of real estate analytics tools, including its Void Analysis, Retail Match, mapping and Match Score tools.
  • Brad Umansky , president of Progressive Real Estate Partners, says that SiteSeer will help the firm gather quality retailer data.

CITY OF SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA, PARTNERS WITH CHERRYROAD TO SUCCESSFULLY GO-LIVE ON PEOPLESOFT PUM 39 AND TOOLS UPGRADE

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 9:15pm

The partnership between the two organizations began in August of 2021 when the City engaged CherryRoad Managed Services to kick-off the project.

Key Points: 
  • The partnership between the two organizations began in August of 2021 when the City engaged CherryRoad Managed Services to kick-off the project.
  • At that time, the City was in search for a solution to upgrade their HCM application to the latest Image Release and Tools version.
  • With a clear comprehension of the City's vision, CherryRoad assessed the current environment and recommended a migration to PUM Image 39 and PeopleTools version 8.59.03.
  • The CherryRoad implementation proved to be a positive and impactful change agent for the City of San Jos.

AARP Awards Grants to 4 Mississippi Organizations as Part of its Nationwide Program to Make Communities More Livable

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 9:01pm

"AARP Mississippi is committed to working with communities to improve residents' quality of life through tangible changes,"said AARP Mississippi State Director Kimberly L. Campbell, Esq.

Key Points: 
  • "AARP Mississippi is committed to working with communities to improve residents' quality of life through tangible changes,"said AARP Mississippi State Director Kimberly L. Campbell, Esq.
  • The grant will help Hattiesburg Landmark Preservation improve a park/playground at Thames Elementary School, the only public park in midtown Hattiesburg.
  • Since 2017, AARP Mississippi has awarded 11 grants through the program to nonprofit organizations and government entities across the state.
  • AARP also produces the nation's largest circulation publications: AARP The Magazine and AARP Bulletin.

National Safety Council to Release New Report: Mobility, Technology and Safety: The Next 20 Years

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 9:00pm

WASHINGTON, June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Safety Council released Wednesday the executive summary of its new research report, Mobility, Technology and Safety: The Next 20 Years. The full report, funded by Allstate (NYSE: ALL) and to be released July 26 via a webinar, explores the evolution of mobility and the implications of past actions on the future of safe mobility.

Key Points: 
  • Vulnerable road users, those who are walking, biking or are otherwise outside a vehicle, are dying at faster rates.
  • Communities of color and low-income communities also experience higher rates of fatalities and are over-represented in these data.
  • The report, Mobility, Technology and Safety: The Next 20 Years,is intended to supplement and add momentum to these ongoing federal efforts, providing much needed solutions for communities grappling with real safety problems.
  • The National Safety Council is America's leading nonprofit safety advocateand has been for more than 100 years.