Virginia

Checks & Balances Project Reaffirms Longstanding Independence

Saturday, June 12, 2021 - 12:12am

TYSONS CORNER, Va., June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Checks and Balances Project (C&BP) today released the following statement in response to recent news coverage questioning the independence of its investigative work.

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  • TYSONS CORNER, Va., June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Checks and Balances Project (C&BP) today released the following statement in response to recent news coverage questioning the independence of its investigative work.
  • For more than 10 years, Checks & Balances Project has used a combination of high-impact investigative journalism, blogging and watchdog work to expose public officials and organizations that abuse the public trust.
  • Checks and Balances Project is an investigative watchdog blog holding government officials, lobbyists, and corporate management accountable to the public.
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    SOURCE The Checks and Balances Project; Renew American Prosperity, Inc.

Long & Foster Agents Rank Among Top in the Nation

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 10:26pm

Long & Foster teams and individual agents have been recognized on the REAL Trends list for more than a dozen years.

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  • Long & Foster teams and individual agents have been recognized on the REAL Trends list for more than a dozen years.
  • 1 real estate company*, is part of The Long & Foster Companies, a subsidiary of HomeServices of America, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate.
  • The Long & Foster Companies also includes Prosperity Home Mortgage, LLC, Long & Foster Insurance and Long & Foster Settlement Services.
  • Long & Foster Real Estate has over 200 offices, stretching from Raleigh, North Carolina, to Fair Haven, New Jersey, and from Charles Town, West Virginia, to the Atlantic Ocean.

Eastern Gas Transmission and Storage Commences Exchange Offers for, and Eastern Energy Gas Holdings Commences Consent Solicitations in respect of, Certain Outstanding Notes Previously Issued by Eastern Energy Gas Holdings

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 9:44pm

Eligible Holders of Existing EEGH Notes may not tender their Existing EEGH Notes without delivering a Consent with respect to such Existing EEGH Notes and such holders may not deliver a Consent without tendering the related Existing EEGH Notes in the applicable Exchange Offer.

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  • Eligible Holders of Existing EEGH Notes may not tender their Existing EEGH Notes without delivering a Consent with respect to such Existing EEGH Notes and such holders may not deliver a Consent without tendering the related Existing EEGH Notes in the applicable Exchange Offer.
  • A valid withdrawal of tendered Existing EEGH Notes will also constitute the revocation of the related Consent with respect to the applicable indenture governing that series of Existing EEGH Notes.
  • Consents may only be revoked by validly withdrawing the tendered Existing EEGH Notes at or prior to the Withdrawal Deadline.
  • EGTS will return to EEGH all Existing EEGH Notes which are validly tendered and accepted in the Exchange Offers (the Returned Notes), and EEGH will cancel such Returned Notes.

EY Names G.F. Sigurjonsson of Kerecis as an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2021 Mid-Atlantic Award Finalist

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 9:15pm

Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) has named G.F. Sigurjonsson, founder and president of Kerecis, one of the finalists for the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2021 Mid-Atlantic Award.

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  • Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) has named G.F. Sigurjonsson, founder and president of Kerecis, one of the finalists for the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2021 Mid-Atlantic Award.
  • Now in its 35th year, the Entrepreneur Of The Year is one of the preeminent competitive award programs for entrepreneurs and leaders of high-growth companies.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210611005475/en/
    G.F. Sigurjonsson, founder and president of Kerecis, the medical fish-skin company, is a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2021 Mid-Atlantic Award.
  • The Kerecis products include Kerecis Omega3 Wound, Kerecis Omega 3 Burn, and the recently announced Kerecis Omega3 GraftGuide and Kerecis Omega3 MicroGraft.

Gannett Wins Pulitzer Prize for National Reporting and Honored as Finalist in Breaking News and Public Service Reporting

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 9:13pm

This marks five Pulitzer Prize winners and four finalists awarded to Gannett journalists in the last four years.

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  • This marks five Pulitzer Prize winners and four finalists awarded to Gannett journalists in the last four years.
  • With this, Gannett has been honored with 96 Pulitzer Prizes in total.
  • The entire Gannett family recognizes the unrelenting work of our colleagues, and this distinction is incredibly well-deserved, said Gannett Chief Executive Officer Mike Reed.
  • The entire team and the USA TODAY Network are proud and humbled to have been honored for this work today.

Green Jobs in Action; Live Solar Installation Event to be held in Arlington Virginia by Solar Energy World June 14-17

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 8:23pm

ALEXANDRIA, Va., June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Solar Energy World invites the public to a special, Live Residential Installation event to showcase how green jobs are growing rapidly in Virginia.

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  • ALEXANDRIA, Va., June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Solar Energy World invites the public to a special, Live Residential Installation event to showcase how green jobs are growing rapidly in Virginia.
  • From June 14 17, Solar Energy World will be installing solar panels on four homes simultaneously in North Arlington.
  • To better serve Northern Virginia's homeowners and businesses, Solar Energy World has expanded its operations with a new facility in Alexandria.
  • There are also new property tax exemptions and a growing SREC (Solar Renewable Energy Credit) program in Virginia
    To attend Solar Energy World's Live Solar Installation Event, contact Ray Meyer, rmeyer@solarenergyworld.com or 410-579-1672.

CEL-SCI Announces the Closing of $31.7 Million Bought Deal Offering

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 4:49pm

Additionally, the Company has granted the underwriter a 30-day option to purchase up to 210,000 additional shares to cover over-allotments.

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  • Additionally, the Company has granted the underwriter a 30-day option to purchase up to 210,000 additional shares to cover over-allotments.
  • Kingswood Capital Markets, division of Benchmark Investments, LLC acted as sole book-running manager for the offering.
  • The shares of common stock described above were offered by CEL-SCI pursuant to a "shelf" registration statement on Form S-3 (File No.
  • A preliminary prospectus supplement and the accompanying prospectus relating to and describing the terms of the offering was filed with the SEC.

CarLotz Announces New Headquarters

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 3:09pm

After undergoing renovations, the new headquarters is expected to open later this year.

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  • After undergoing renovations, the new headquarters is expected to open later this year.
  • CarLotz was started ten years ago in Virginia as a peer-to-peer car consignment marketplace designed to put the value back into the hands of people.
  • CarLotz was born in Virginia, and we couldnt be more excited to build this next chapter of the company right here in our home state and in the city we love, said Michael Bor, Co-Founder and CEO of CarLotz.
  • Richmond will be our home base, focused on supporting the incredible team members at CarLotz hubs across the country.

Five Individuals with Disabilities to Receive Full Digital Marketing Scholarships

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 2:35pm

The school's founder, Internet Marketing expert Tom Antion said, "I came up with the idea for this program after seeing alarming statistics related to persons with disabilities."

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  • The school's founder, Internet Marketing expert Tom Antion said, "I came up with the idea for this program after seeing alarming statistics related to persons with disabilities."
  • Adults with physical/sensory disabilities have a 3.7-fold higher incidence of depression than the general population.
  • For more information visit the GoFundMe account which has been set up to fund scholarships and to hire persons with disabilities to help administer the program.
  • Internet Marketing is considered vocational and graduates come out with skills that are in high demand in the business marketplace.

Nucleus Research Names Deltek a Leader in the 2021 ERP Value Matrix

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 2:01pm

"Despite the disruption wrought by last year's pandemic, Nucleus Research saw increased demand for ERP solutions across all industries, especially among midmarket companies.

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  • "Despite the disruption wrought by last year's pandemic, Nucleus Research saw increased demand for ERP solutions across all industries, especially among midmarket companies.
  • Speaking of Deltek's position on the Value Matrix, Gould continued: "Deltek is a Leader in the 2021 ERP Value Matrix as its expertise in project-centric ERP systems continues to drive value and win contracts for its customers.
  • As customers continue to choose Deltek for its leading project-based ERP systems and the vendor's expertise in its targeted verticals deepens, Nucleus expects Deltek to secure its position in future editions of the Value Matrix."
  • "We are thrilled to be recognized again by Nucleus Research, validating our position as a leader in ERP.