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Sienna Senior Living Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2022 Financial Results and Unveils its New Purpose and Vision

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Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 9:55pm

MARKHAM, Ontario, Aug. 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sienna Senior Living Inc. (Sienna or the Company) (TSX: SIA) today announced year-over-year growth in its financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2022.

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  • MARKHAM, Ontario, Aug. 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sienna Senior Living Inc. (Sienna or the Company) (TSX: SIA) today announced year-over-year growth in its financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2022.
  • Q2 2022 resident move-ins and rent deposits increased by 19% and 14%, respectively, compared to Q2 2021.
  • Total Same Property NOI increased by 9.8% in Q2 2022 to $33.1 million, compared to Q2 2021.
  • This purpose will guide Sienna in realizing its vision to be Canadas most trusted and most loved seniors living provider.

Invisible Fence® Brand Expands Direct Service in Florida

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Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 6:09pm

LAKELAND, Fla., Aug. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Invisible Fence® Brand, a pioneer in the pet containment industry, announce they are expanding their service area in Florida, effective August 11th, 2022.

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  • LAKELAND, Fla., Aug. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Invisible Fence Brand , a pioneer in the pet containment industry, announce they are expanding their service area in Florida, effective August 11th, 2022.
  • Invisible Fence of Central Florida and Invisible Fence of Volusia and Flagler Counties have beenauthorized, full-service dealerships of genuine Invisible Fence products and services since 1986 with collectively more than 15,000 satisfied human customers, as well as the endorsement of neighborhood veterinarians.
  • AcquiringInvisible Fence of Central Florida and Invisible Fence of Volusia and Flagler Counties is Radio System Corporation's 28th acquisition in 22 months.
  • The company recently acquired Invisible Fence of Middle Tennessee and Invisible Fence of Maryland now having a footprint that covers over 240 communities across the U.S. and Canada.

Wall of Faces: Mission Accomplished

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Wednesday, August 10, 2022 - 6:21pm

WASHINGTON, Aug. 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund (VVMF) is proud to announce that after more than two decades of effort, at least one photo has been found for each of the 58,281 service members whose names are inscribed on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

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  • Today, the Wall of Faces tells these stories through photos and remembrances left by both friends and family members.
  • "While at a The Wall That Heals stop, a local veteran asked me to find his friend's name on The Wall.
  • Steve and Annie Delp began representing VVMF and the Wall of Faces project at Vietnam unit reunions in 2013.
  • The Delps took on the mission of obtaining the photos, cleaning them up and adding them to the Wall of Faces.

Strategic Storage Growth Trust III, Inc. Chooses Portfolio in The Villages, Florida Market for Its First Acquisition

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Tuesday, August 9, 2022 - 10:30pm

Strategic Storage Growth Trust III, Inc. (SSGT III), a private company that intends to qualify as a real estate investment trust sponsored by an affiliate of SmartStop Self Storage REIT, Inc. (SmartStop), announced today the acquisition of two self storage facilities in The Villages, Florida MSA.

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  • Strategic Storage Growth Trust III, Inc. (SSGT III), a private company that intends to qualify as a real estate investment trust sponsored by an affiliate of SmartStop Self Storage REIT, Inc. (SmartStop), announced today the acquisition of two self storage facilities in The Villages, Florida MSA.
  • The Wildwood-Lady Lake portfolio represents the premier acquisition for SSGT III since it launched in May 2022.
  • About Strategic Storage Growth Trust III, Inc. (SSGT III):
    SSGT III is a Maryland corporation that intends to qualify as a REIT for federal income tax purposes.
  • About SmartStop Self Storage REIT, Inc. (SmartStop):
    SmartStop Self Storage REIT, Inc. (SmartStop) is a self-managed REIT with a fully integrated operations team of approximately 450 self storage professionals focused on growing the SmartStop Self Storage brand.

DCHFA kicks off August by financing 130 new affordable apartment homes in Ward 8

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 5:21pm

Washington, D.C., Aug. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The District of Columbia Housing Finance Agency (DCHFA) has closed on the financing of Terrace Manor, 130 newly constructed apartment homes in Ward 8s Randle Heights neighborhood.

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  • Washington, D.C., Aug. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The District of Columbia Housing Finance Agency (DCHFA) has closed on the financing of Terrace Manor, 130 newly constructed apartment homes in Ward 8s Randle Heights neighborhood.
  • The community will be 100 percent affordable, with all units reserved for residents earning 60 percent or less of the area median income (AMI).
  • And so, the things that you see us able to do here today would not be possible without that investment.
  • The bond financing for this project was secured by HUD-insured mortgage loans made under DCHFAs Level I Risk Share Program.

Nonprofit Helping Consumers Build Credit While Digging Out of Debt

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 3:00pm

A recent study from WalletHub provides a glimpse of average credit scores in cities across the country.

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  • A recent study from WalletHub provides a glimpse of average credit scores in cities across the country.
  • Her credit score jumped 124 points as she paid off more than $50,000 in debt on a DMP with MMI.
  • MMI offers confidential online counseling and debt analysis , returning a debt management plan estimate within minutes.
  • MMI Peer Advocates have paid off a combined total of over $9 million of debt and now serve as MMI ambassadors.

The City of Newburgh expands parking operations and enforcement with Passport

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 2:30pm

NEWBURGH, N.Y., Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The City of Newburgh is excited to launch its first mobile payment option for parking powered by Passport, a leading transportation software and payments company, beginning on Monday, August 8, 2022.

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  • Through Passport's mobile parking application, Passport Parking, motorists will have the ability to pay for and manage parking sessions from their smartphones, as an alternative to using quarters.
  • With a cashless option now available, the City of Newburgh can support its merchants and drivers through a seamless and digital parking experience.
  • In addition to launching Passport's platform to offer mobile payments for parking, the City of Newburgh also powers its enforcement operations through Passport, allowing the City to utilize an end-to-end parking and enforcement solution with one digital platform.
  • "With Passport, the City of Newburgh can provide its residents and visitors with easier ways to pay for parking so they can truly explore the beauty and diversity of Newburgh," says Anthony Caddell, Passport account executive.

ParkMobile Partners with Village of University Park, Illinois, to Offer Contactless Parking for Chicago Commuters and Visitors

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 11:00am

UNIVERSITY PARK, Ill., Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --  ParkMobile, the leading provider of smart parking and mobility solutions in the U.S., announced a new partnership with The Village of University Park, IL, allowing Metra riders to pay for parking on their mobile devices at over 600 parking spaces. Through the partnership, commuters to the Chicago area are now able to pay for daily parking or purchase monthly parking passes at the University Park Metra.

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  • Through the partnership, commuters to the Chicago area are now able to pay for daily parking or purchase monthly parking passes at the University Park Metra.
  • "People love the convenience of paying for parking by phone, and we're excited to offer them this service to make it easier to get around."
  • People can use ParkMobile solutions to quickly pay for on-street and off-street parking without having to use a meter or kiosk.
  • The Village of University Park Contact: Elizabeth Scott, Village Manager,
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Canada and British Columbia invest $29.5 million in 11 projects to make B.C. communities more resilient to natural disasters

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Saturday, August 6, 2022 - 12:24am

These projects are in addition to 18 other disaster mitigation-related projects that were announced last summer.

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  • These projects are in addition to 18 other disaster mitigation-related projects that were announced last summer.
  • The Government of Canada is investing more than $24.6 million in these 11 projects.
  • The projects announced today will create jobs, improve critical infrastructure across B.C., and help communities withstand natural disasters.
  • During that period, over $38 billion has been earmarked for communities across Canada to support world-class, modern public infrastructure, including over $4.9 billion for disaster mitigation projects.

Village at Willow Crossings Resident Spirit Recognized by Massachusetts Assisted Living Association

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Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 9:00pm

MANSFIELD, Mass., Aug. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Village at Willow Crossings is known for its culture of caring that's been built over the past 23 years, and it's this culture that has earned them yet another recognition. The Benchmark independent living, assisted living and Mind & Memory Care community has been awarded the Massachusetts Assisted Living Association's (Mass-ALA) 2022 Excellence Award for Resident Spirit.

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  • The Benchmark independent living, assisted living and Mind & Memory Care community has been awarded the Massachusetts Assisted Living Association's (Mass-ALA) 2022 Excellence Award for Resident Spirit.
  • In addition to the Mass-ALA 2022 Excellence Award for Resident Spirit, The Village was recently the only senior living community in all of Bristol County to receive U.S. News & World Report's Best Assisted Living 2022-2023 Excellence Award.
  • In addition to independent living, The Village at Willow Crossings offers traditional senior assisted living and independent assisted living for those who would benefit from a safer, engaging environment, chef-prepared meals, supportive living services, transportation and assistance with daily activities, such as getting dressed and medication management.
  • Benchmark is New England's largest senior living provider with 64 independent living, assisted living, memory care and continuing care communities and over 5,000 dedicated associates providing compassionate care and outstanding experiences throughout the Northeast.