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George Stieglitz - Century Fasteners Corp. Co-Founder and Fastener Industry Trailblazer, Dies

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 6:11pm

ELMHURST, N.Y., Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Century Fasteners Corp. ( www.CenturyFasteners.com ) is saddened by the recent passing of their Co-Founder and CEO, George Stieglitz.

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  • ELMHURST, N.Y., Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Century Fasteners Corp. ( www.CenturyFasteners.com ) is saddened by the recent passing of their Co-Founder and CEO, George Stieglitz.
  • Before co-founding Century Fasteners in 1955, George honorably served our country in the Korean War as an U.S. Army Medic.
  • In addition, George was instrumental in developing inventory management programs and strong supplier relationships that continued to grow the company.
  • Visit us online to learn about the products and services offered by Century Fasteners Corp. www.CenturyFasteners.com .

ACLU, ACLU of Oklahoma, Lawyers Committee File Lawsuit Challenging Oklahoma Classroom Censorship Bill Banning Race and Gender Discourse

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 9:54pm

A multiracial group of students and educators filed a lawsuit today challenging an Oklahoma classroom censorship bill, HB 1775, which they allege severely restricts public school teachers and students from learning and talking about race and gender in the classroom.

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  • A multiracial group of students and educators filed a lawsuit today challenging an Oklahoma classroom censorship bill, HB 1775, which they allege severely restricts public school teachers and students from learning and talking about race and gender in the classroom.
  • Oklahoma is one of eight states across the country that have passed similar laws aimed at censoring discussions around race and gender in the classroom, and this is the first federal lawsuit facially challenging one of these statewide bans.
  • The bill was intended to inflame a political reaction, not further a legitimate educational interest.
  • This lawsuit was filed in the United States District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma.

Wreaths Across America to Add Ceremonial Wreath Representing the United States Space Force

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 6:02pm

COLUMBIA FALLS, Maine, Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, national nonprofit Wreaths Across America (WAA) announces the addition of the United States Space Force to the set of ceremonial wreaths that are provided to all participating locations nationwide to be used on National Wreaths Across America Day this year scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 18, 2021.

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  • COLUMBIA FALLS, Maine, Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, national nonprofit Wreaths Across America (WAA) announces the addition of the United States Space Force to the set of ceremonial wreaths that are provided to all participating locations nationwide to be used on National Wreaths Across America Day this year scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 18, 2021.
  • This is the eighth ceremonial wreath with corresponding service flag to be provided by the organization to all registered, participating locations.
  • The ceremonial wreaths represent each branch of the service, and POW/MIA, and are encouraged to be on display as part of each National Wreaths Across America Day ceremony held.
  • The U.S. Space Force organizes, trains, and equips space forces in order to protect U.S. and allied interests in space and to provide space capabilities to the joint force.

The American Legion Mourns Passing of Colin Powell

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 5:38pm

INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --American Legion National Commander Paul E. Dillard expressed condolences today concerning the passing of former Secretary of State Colin Powell.

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  • INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --American Legion National Commander Paul E. Dillard expressed condolences today concerning the passing of former Secretary of State Colin Powell.
  • Powell was recognized by The American Legion in 1993, with the organization's highest award, the Distinguished Service Medal.
  • As chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen. Powell addressed delegates at the 72nd National Convention of The American Legion in 1990.
  • "While our values have nurtured us, our power has protected us," Powell told The American Legion.

Statement by Fred Ryan, Chairman of the Board of the Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute on the Death of Colin Powell

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 5:18pm

DLC, Oct. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- With sadness, the Reagan Foundation joins the American people in mourning the loss of Gen. Colin Powell.

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  • DLC, Oct. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- With sadness, the Reagan Foundation joins the American people in mourning the loss of Gen. Colin Powell.
  • His wise counsel was indispensable to many of President Reagan's foreign-policy triumphsmost significantly, bringing a peaceful end to the Cold War.
  • President Reagan trusted Colin Powell for his sound and honest advice on what was right for the country.
  • He often shared with friends that he hoped one day Colin Powell would run for president and that, if he did, he would proudly vote for him.

Davidson Hospitality Group Appointed New Management Company For Charleston's Iconic Mills House Hotel

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:32pm

"It's a privilege to be granted the opportunity to expand our Charleston footprint even further with the addition of this historic asset," said Davidson Hospitality Group President Thom Geshay.

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  • "It's a privilege to be granted the opportunity to expand our Charleston footprint even further with the addition of this historic asset," said Davidson Hospitality Group President Thom Geshay.
  • In the city of Charleston, Pivot also operates Hotel Bella Grace and The Ryder Hotel.
  • Davidson Hospitality Group is an award-winning, full-service hospitality management company comprised of 67 existing hotels and resorts; more than 165 restaurants, bars and lounges; and nearly 1.5 million square feet of meeting space across the United States.
  • In keeping with the company's heritage of delivering value, Davidson Hospitality Group is comprised of four highly specialized operating verticals: Davidson Hotels, Pivot, Davidson Resorts and Davidson Restaurant Group.

Dr. Bashir M. Ebrahimi joins Aura as Chief Scientist

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 3:00pm

LAKE FOREST, CALIFORNIA , Oct. 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aura Systems Inc. (Symbol AUSI) announced today that Dr. Bashir M. Ebrahimi has joined the Company as Chief Scientist.

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  • LAKE FOREST, CALIFORNIA , Oct. 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aura Systems Inc. (Symbol AUSI) announced today that Dr. Bashir M. Ebrahimi has joined the Company as Chief Scientist.
  • Dr. Ebrahimi holds a Ph.D. in electrical engineering and has been extensively published in the areas of electrical machines design and production.
  • As a recognized authority in electrical machines, Dr. Ebrahimi has spent his career designing and putting into production state-of-the art motors and generators for electric vehicles, trains, airborne applications, and power plants.
  • Aura Systems was founded in 1987 by a team of scientists and engineers as a defense industry think-tank.

Medal of Honor Recipients Mourn Passing of Duane E. Dewey

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 9:30pm

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C., Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Congressional Medal of Honor Society today announced that Duane E. Dewey, Medal of Honor recipient, passed away on Oct. 11, 2021, in Saint Augustine, Florida, at the age of 89.

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  • MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C., Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- TheCongressional Medal of Honor Society today announced that Duane E. Dewey, Medal of Honor recipient, passed away on Oct. 11, 2021, in Saint Augustine, Florida, at the age of 89.
  • The Congressional Medal of Honor Society, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, is dedicated to preserving the legacy of the Medal of Honor and its Recipients, inspiring Americans, and supporting the Recipients as they connect with communities across the country.
  • The Society carries out its mission through outreach, education and preservation programs, including the Medal of Honor Museum , Congressional Medal of Honor Outreach Program s, the Congressional Medal of Honor Character Development Program , and the Congressional Medal of Honor Citizen Honors Awards for Valor and Service.
  • As part of Public Law 106-83 , the Medal of the Honor Memorial Act, the Medal of Honor Museum, which is co-located with the Congressional Medal of Honor Society's headquarters on board the U.S.S.

October 23: Dance Aboard The Ship That Recovered The Apollo 11 and Apollo 12 Astronauts As They Returned From The Moon

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 6:00pm

Leaving standard clubbing in the rearview mirror, these promoters are taking a decidedly different approach to curating and producing events.

Key Points: 
  • Leaving standard clubbing in the rearview mirror, these promoters are taking a decidedly different approach to curating and producing events.
  • Founder Daniel Peterson began the legacy drive toward VIIIA shortly before the pandemic hit with a virtual event under his 'Send It Events' moniker aboard The Hornet in 2019.
  • VIIIA guests will enjoy an intimate, highly immersive experience both aboard the U.S.S Hornet, and at all future VIIIA events.
  • Cooler still, VIIIA-nauts will be on the same ship that recovered the Apollo 11 and Apollo 12 astronauts as they returned from the Moon.

Former USAF Officers to present evidence of UFOs Tampering with Nuclear Weapons

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 3:28pm

These will be cited to support the claim that nuclear missiles were inexplicably disabled while a UAP object silently hovered nearby.

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  • These will be cited to support the claim that nuclear missiles were inexplicably disabled while a UAP object silently hovered nearby.
  • Four former officers involved in such encounters will discuss these and other incidents at the National Press Club and urge the U.S. Congress to investigate and hold public hearings.
  • This Press Conference will present witness testimony and other evidence of a many of such incidents.
  • Witness affidavits that substantiate the reality of UFO activity at nuclear weapons sites will be available.