Oregon

Dutch Bros Coffee dedicates 100% of April profits to #FirstRespondersFirst

Saturday, April 4, 2020 - 12:45am

All month long, Dutch Bros, which operates in seven western states, will dedicate 100 percent of profits to medical first responders through #FirstRespondersFirst.

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  • All month long, Dutch Bros, which operates in seven western states, will dedicate 100 percent of profits to medical first responders through #FirstRespondersFirst.
  • Dutch Bros Coffee is the country's largest privately held drive-thru coffee company, with more than 380 locations and approximately 12,000 employees in seven states.
  • Dutch Bros serves specialty coffee, smoothies, freezes, teas, a private-label Dutch Bros Blue Rebel energy drink and nitrogen-infused cold brew coffee.
  • To learn more about Dutch Bros, visit http://www.dutchbros.com , like Dutch Bros Coffee on Facebook, follow @dutchbroscoffee on Instagram and @DutchBros on Twitter.

Dutch Bros Coffee Dedicates 100% of April Profits to #FirstRespondersFirst

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 11:10pm

All month long, Dutch Bros, which operates in seven western states, will dedicate 100 percent of profits to medical first responders through # FirstRespondersFirst .

Key Points: 
  • All month long, Dutch Bros, which operates in seven western states, will dedicate 100 percent of profits to medical first responders through # FirstRespondersFirst .
  • Dutch Bros Coffee is the countrys largest privately held drive-thru coffee company, with more than 380 locations and approximately 12,000 employees in seven states.
  • Dutch Bros serves specialty coffee, smoothies, freezes, teas, a private-label Dutch Bros Blue Rebel energy drink and nitrogen-infused cold brew coffee.
  • To learn more about Dutch Bros, visit www.dutchbros.com , like Dutch Bros Coffee on Facebook, follow @dutchbroscoffee on Instagram and @DutchBros on Twitter.

People’s Bank Committed to Serving Communities

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 10:26pm

The new capital will add strength and resiliency to the Bank, which is committed to serving its communities during the COVID-19 crisis.

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  • The new capital will add strength and resiliency to the Bank, which is committed to serving its communities during the COVID-19 crisis.
  • Peoples Bank is committed to assisting clients in the communities we serve as they navigate through these uncertain and challenging times.
  • Founded in 1998, Peoples Bank of Commerce is the only locally owned and managed community bank in Southern Oregon.
  • Peoples Bank of Commerce is a full-service, commercial bank headquartered in Medford, Oregon with branches in Medford, Ashland, Central Point, Grants Pass and Klamath Falls.

Lithia Motors Announces Move to Virtual-Only Annual Shareholder Meeting for 2020

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 10:03pm

Lithia Motors, Inc. (NYSE: LAD) (the Company) today announced that due to the emerging public health impact of COVID-19, the Board of Directors has authorized participation via remote communication and moved to a virtual-only format for the Companys 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders (the "Annual Meeting").

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  • Lithia Motors, Inc. (NYSE: LAD) (the Company) today announced that due to the emerging public health impact of COVID-19, the Board of Directors has authorized participation via remote communication and moved to a virtual-only format for the Companys 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders (the "Annual Meeting").
  • As previously announced, the Annual Meeting will be held on Thursday, April 23, 2020 at 8:30 a.m., Pacific Daylight Time, however, in light of public health concerns, the 2020 Annual Meeting will occur online in a virtual format only, via live webcast at www.virtualshareholdermeeting.com/LAD2020 (the "2020 Annual Meeting Website").
  • To be admitted to the Annual Meeting at the 2020 Annual Meeting Website, shareholders must enter the control number found on their proxy card, voting instruction form or notice that was previously issued.
  • For additional information regarding how shareholders may access, vote and participate in the virtual Annual Meeting, please refer to the Company's supplemental proxy materials filed today with the Securities and Exchange Commission and the 2020 Annual Meeting Website.

New Coronavirus Risk Assessment Toolkit Released to the Public

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 7:00pm

The public is able to do their own assessment, perhaps finding some of their own answers to questions that have been raised by recent waves of Coronavirus news.

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  • The public is able to do their own assessment, perhaps finding some of their own answers to questions that have been raised by recent waves of Coronavirus news.
  • One thing that the BestPlaces team is not doing is taking the final step of creating a Coronavirus Risk Index.
  • However, BestPlaces has used their expertise in ranking and comparing places to create an additional risk assessment scoring model.
  • By releasing its data toolkit to the public, it hopes that it will aid health experts and policy officials in preparation for the coming storm.

Silver Creek Entertainment offers free access to games during covid-19 outbreak

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 8:00pm

Silver Creek Entertainment is offering its online card and board games up for a place to meet safely online and have fun.

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  • Silver Creek Entertainment is offering its online card and board games up for a place to meet safely online and have fun.
  • While some features like chat would usually be part of the premium membership, now all players can chat and reconnect for free.
  • "Many of us are stuck in our homes, isolated from people we care about during these stressful times" says Silver Creek Entertainment game developer, Jonas Stewart.
  • Also available are free web based card games, Instaspades, Instahearts and Instasolitaire at https://instagames.gg/

Red Giant Debuts Tutorial on How to Create a Forcefield

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 6:54pm

Now out on YouTube, Aharon Rabinowitz showcases his process of developing this effect using tools from Red Giant Complete .

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  • Now out on YouTube, Aharon Rabinowitz showcases his process of developing this effect using tools from Red Giant Complete .
  • Working in After Effects, he pulls in plugins from Red Giant Complete to create particles emitting from his hands while adding various layers to enhance the effect.
  • Red Giant recently announced brand new purchasing options on Red Giant Complete, which is now available as a monthly subscription.
  • Members of the media are invited to review Red Giant Complete as well as any individual tools or product suites from Red Giant.

COVID-19 has Disrupted the Global Food-Supply Chain and this New Member-Based Platform Gro-connect.com Helps Directly Link Farmers With Buyers

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 6:11pm

Gro-connect.com connects farmers with buyers, allowing users to trade and engage in sales transactions through direct communication across the platform.

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  • Gro-connect.com connects farmers with buyers, allowing users to trade and engage in sales transactions through direct communication across the platform.
  • Gro-connect.com is signing on new members now, and is currently waiving the yearly membership fee until the COVID-19 global pandemic clears.
  • "We created Gro-connect.com to help farmers expand their sales far beyond their usual local connections," said Lee Seward.
  • So, we've created an innovative platform that allows farmers and the buyers to easily connect directly.

Marie Jane's Cannabis Connection Becomes First Marijuana Dispensary in the U.S. to Add In-House Pizza to a Pot Delivery Menu

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 4:00pm

CORVALLIS, Ore., April 2, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Marie Jane's Cannabis Connection today became the first marijuana dispensary in the country to add in-house pizza to a pot delivery menu.

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  • CORVALLIS, Ore., April 2, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Marie Jane's Cannabis Connection today became the first marijuana dispensary in the country to add in-house pizza to a pot delivery menu.
  • Research has shown that pizza is one the most sought-after foods by people who have recently imbibed in marijuana.
  • In 2020, it became the first dispensary in the country to add house-made pizza to its pot delivery menu.
  • At Marie Jane's, we may give you the munchies... but we also provide the pizza.

Cambia and Cambia Health Foundation Commit to Combat the Impact of COVID-19 on Local Communities

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 4:00pm

As a strategic philanthropic investor, Cambia Health Solutions and the Cambia Health Foundation are addressing urgent and immediate community needs with an eye toward being there for our partners to address future demands that may result from long-term health and socio-economic impacts.

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  • As a strategic philanthropic investor, Cambia Health Solutions and the Cambia Health Foundation are addressing urgent and immediate community needs with an eye toward being there for our partners to address future demands that may result from long-term health and socio-economic impacts.
  • Cambia Health Solutions, headquartered in Portland, Oregon, is a total health solutions company dedicated to transforming health care.
  • Cambia Health Foundationis the corporate foundation of Cambia Health Solutions, a total health solutions company dedicated to making health care more person-focused and economically sustainable.
  • Cambia Health Foundation strategically invests in philanthropy to change the way people experience health care from birth to natural completion of life.Learn more at www.cambiahealthfoundation.org , and follow us on Twitter: @CambiaHealthFdn .