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Lerner Publishing Group and Milkweed Editions Collaborate to Create a Young Adult Adaption of Robin Wall Kimmerer’s Acclaimed Bestseller Braiding Sweetgrass

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 3:58pm

Minneapolis, MN, Sept. 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lerner Publishing Group and Milkweed Editions today announced a new partnership to create a young readers adaptation of botanist and Citizen Potawatomi Nation member Robin Wall Kimmerer's Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants .

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  • Minneapolis, MN, Sept. 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lerner Publishing Group and Milkweed Editions today announced a new partnership to create a young readers adaptation of botanist and Citizen Potawatomi Nation member Robin Wall Kimmerer's Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants .
  • Braiding Sweetgrass leaves a lasting impact and opens readers senses to how they treat our natural environment, said Adam Lerner, Publisher & CEO of Lerner Publishing Group.
  • Braiding Sweetgrass has become a phenomenon, reaching national bestseller lists and more than a dozen foreign countries, said Daniel Slager, Publisher & CEO of Milkweed Editions.
  • I am honored to have the opportunity to bring Robins important work to young readers with Monique, said Shaina Olmanson, Editorial Director for Young Adult Nonfiction at Lerner Publishing Group.

KnowWake Announces Official European Expansion: UK - England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and Beyond

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 3:34pm

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- KnowWake (https://www.knowwake.com), a first-of-its-kind, free waterway navigation app powered by real-time user updates, has formally announced expansion into Europe, beginning with the complete development of the United Kingdom (UK) with the help of crowdsourced entries by local boaters, businesses, and users.

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  • With more than 3.9 million UK adults (7.3% of the UK adult population) participating in a boating or watersport activity , the European market is buzzing for this kind of mobile technology.
  • KnowWake has the ability to enhance the user experience for boating and generate improved advertising and lead generation for marine-based businesses contributing 3.97 billion in direct revenue generated for the UK economy.
  • "A lot of points have been added by users in the region and it was time to fill in the gaps.
  • Comparable to a Waze or Google Maps for the road, KnowWake creates an easy way to find dockside and waterfront destinations available by boat.

KnowWake Announces Official European Expansion: UK - England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and Beyond

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 3:25pm

With more than 3.9 million UK adults (7.3% of the UK adult population) participating in a boating or watersport activity , the European market is buzzing for this kind of mobile technology.

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  • With more than 3.9 million UK adults (7.3% of the UK adult population) participating in a boating or watersport activity , the European market is buzzing for this kind of mobile technology.
  • KnowWake has the ability to enhance the user experience for boating and generate improved advertising and lead generation for marine-based businesses contributing 3.97 billion in direct revenue generated for the UK economy.
  • "A lot of points have been added by users in the region and it was time to fill in the gaps.
  • We really appreciate everyone that has helped add so much to the chart already," stated Dan Karsko, KnowWake's Founder and Chief Manager.

Ohio-Based Startup Is First Northeast Recipient of Black Business Support Fund From Kinetic

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 2:30pm

Kinetic Business today announced that an Ohio-based consulting firm that specializes in professional coaching, training and development, has been selected as the first Northeast Region winner of the Black Business Support Fund .

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  • Kinetic Business today announced that an Ohio-based consulting firm that specializes in professional coaching, training and development, has been selected as the first Northeast Region winner of the Black Business Support Fund .
  • That official partnership may not have been possible, at least not this year, without the support and recognition of Kinetic Business, she said.
  • Im so grateful that a close friend shared information about the Black Business Support Fund with me.
  • Applicants should check Black Business Support Fund website for full terms and conditions and application process.

Y-mAbs Announces Data to be Presented at SIOP 2021

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 2:00pm

As a result of this licensing arrangement, MSK has institutional financial interests in the compounds.

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  • As a result of this licensing arrangement, MSK has institutional financial interests in the compounds.
  • This indication was approved under accelerated approval based on overall response rate and duration of response.
  • Continued approval for this indication may be contingent upon verification and description of clinical benefits in a confirmatory trial.
  • Y-mAbs is a commercial-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of novel, antibody-based therapeutic products for the treatment of cancer.

Lingnan study finds one quarter of Hong Kong parents expect to provide financial assistance for their adult children to live independently

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 1:36pm

HONG KONG, Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Accommodation for young people in Hong Kong has long been at the top of the policy agenda. Recent research conducted by Lingnan University in Hong Kong (LU) and the City University of Hong Kong on the younger generation's housing opportunities finds that 26 per cent of parents who responded expect to subsidise their adult children when they buy a property. Findings also suggest reliance on the family is now increasingly frequent, and important to young adults who wish to live independently and have a choice.

Key Points: 
  • Recent research conducted by Lingnan University in Hong Kong (LU) and the City University of Hong Kong on the younger generation's housing opportunities finds that 26 per cent of parents who responded expect to subsidise their adult children when they buy a property.
  • This research explores plans and parents' attitudes towards providing financial and non-financial intergenerational housing support to adult children in Hong Kong.
  • Of the 1,012 parents surveyed, the majority (66%) said that they have no plans to provide financial housing support for their adult children in the next five years, but a quarter (26%) do intend to subsidise grown-up children.
  • The main three reasons given by parents without financial support plans are "family financial incapacity"(47%),"not parents' responsibility"(37%),and "children are financially capable of moving out without family help" (33%).

Mi-One Brands Makes Inc 5000 List For The Sixth Year in a Row

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 1:35pm

Inclusion on the list in 2021 makes six years running for Mi-One Brands as a high-growth leader, not only in their industry, but across all US companies.Only 4% of companies stay on the list for more than 5 years consecutively and Mi-One brands stayed on the list for 6 years in a row and moved up 563 places since last year's list.

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  • Inclusion on the list in 2021 makes six years running for Mi-One Brands as a high-growth leader, not only in their industry, but across all US companies.Only 4% of companies stay on the list for more than 5 years consecutively and Mi-One brands stayed on the list for 6 years in a row and moved up 563 places since last year's list.
  • Started the prestigious Inc. 500 list of the nation's most successful private companies in 1982.
  • Appearing on the Inc. 5000 list six years in a row highlights Mi-One Brand's ingenuity and continued success through historically tough times for the industry, the nation, and businesses in general.
  • For more information, at Mi-One Brands please get in touch with Devin Gusich at Mi-One Brand's Headquarters in Phoenix Arizona.

Biography of a Real-World 'Forrest Gump' - Author Vickie Smith Odabashian Releases Newest Book Detailing Exciting Life of Her Small-Town Father

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 1:32pm

Beginning with the tragic suicide of his mother, the author's own grandmother, "What Became of Little Jackie Smith?"

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  • Beginning with the tragic suicide of his mother, the author's own grandmother, "What Became of Little Jackie Smith?"
  • follows Vickie's father as he navigates a life marked by abandonment and abuse, before finally celebrating the triumph of self-reliance and personal discovery.
  • Vickie Smith (Foston) Odabashian began working as an educator in 1993 before earning her Master's in Sociology in 1999.
  • Learn more about Vickie's life and family, her upcoming titles, and her publishing company, the Victoria Lazarian Heritage Association, at: www.VLAHABooks.com .

Lingnan study finds one quarter of Hong Kong parents expect to provide financial assistance for their adult children to live independently

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 1:31pm

HONG KONG, Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Accommodation for young people in Hong Kong has long been at the top of the policy agenda. Recent research conducted by Lingnan University in Hong Kong (LU) and the City University of Hong Kong on the younger generation's housing opportunities finds that 26 per cent of parents who responded expect to subsidise their adult children when they buy a property. Findings also suggest reliance on the family is now increasingly frequent, and important to young adults who wish to live independently and have a choice.

Key Points: 
  • Recent research conducted by Lingnan University in Hong Kong (LU) and the City University of Hong Kong on the younger generation's housing opportunities finds that 26 per cent of parents who responded expect to subsidise their adult children when they buy a property.
  • This research explores plans and parents' attitudes towards providing financial and non-financial intergenerational housing support to adult children in Hong Kong.
  • It included a telephone surveyof1,012 parentswhose grown-up children live at home with them, and pre- / post-survey, in-depth interviews.
  • The main three reasons given by parents without financial support plans are "family financial incapacity"(47%),"not parents' responsibility"(37%),and "children are financially capable of moving out without family help" (33%).

Palette Life Sciences Launches Newly Branded Website Featuring United States Portfolio

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 1:00pm

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. and STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Palette Life Sciences, a fully integrated global life sciences company dedicated to improving patient outcomes, today launched its newly renovated Palettelifesciences.com website.

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  • SANTA BARBARA, Calif. and STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Palette Life Sciences , a fully integrated global life sciences company dedicated to improving patient outcomes, today launched its newly renovated Palettelifesciences.com website.
  • Palette is proud of our best-in-class product portfolio that brings hope to those with unmet medical needs, said Per G. Lang, Chief Executive Officer and Board Director of Palette Life Sciences.
  • By obtaining rights to NASHA technologies, Palette Life Sciences has the ability to both produce and leverage a portfolio of products that are adaptable, customizable and flexible, said Travis Gay, Chief Commercial Officer of Palette Life Sciences.
  • Palette Life Sciences is a fully integrated life sciences company.