Geography of the United States

Bally's Corporation Applauds The State Of Rhode Island On Passing The Marc A. Crisafulli Economic Development Act

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 9:15pm

Then, starting January 1, 2023, Bally's ownership stake will increase to 40%, subject to further increases based on machine efficiency.

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  • Then, starting January 1, 2023, Bally's ownership stake will increase to 40%, subject to further increases based on machine efficiency.
  • The legislation also provides for a $250 million economic development investment plan.
  • Under the plan,Bally's has committed to make numerous investments in its Rhode Island-based properties, which will provide long-term economic benefits to Rhode Island as well as Bally's stakeholders.
  • The Rhode Island Division of Lotteries will continue to maintain oversight and regulation of all gaming.

Blue Federal Credit Union Opens New Wyoming Location

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 7:01pm

Cheyenne, Wyoming, June 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Blue Federal Credit Union is celebrating the opening of a second branch location in Laramie Wyoming.

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  • Cheyenne, Wyoming, June 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Blue Federal Credit Union is celebrating the opening of a second branch location in Laramie Wyoming.
  • We are excited to bring a new service branch to Laramie and greater Albany county communities, said Stephanie Teubner President & CEO of Blue Federal Credit Union.
  • Growth in the Laramie market is strong, with double digit increases in deposits and loan production year over year.
  • The design is tailored to Blues new Branch Design Strategy and is the first in-store build-out with the new design.

Kearny County Hospital’s Drew Miller, MD, FAAFP, Named Family Physician of the Year by KAFP

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 7:30pm

Kearny County Hospital is very proud to announce that Drew Miller, MD, FAAFP, has been chosen as the 2021 Family Physician of the Year by the Kansas Academy of Family Physicians.

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  • Kearny County Hospital is very proud to announce that Drew Miller, MD, FAAFP, has been chosen as the 2021 Family Physician of the Year by the Kansas Academy of Family Physicians.
  • To be considered for recognition as Family Physician of the Year, a provider is required to have 10 years of post-residency experience and must be currently practicing family medicine in Kansas.
  • Kearny County Hospital is committed to providing quality, compassionate healthcare services for our community to enrich the lives of family, friends, and neighbors.
  • In 1990, Kearny County Hospital began operation of the Family Health Center, which provides primary healthcare in Lakin and Deerfield.

First Midwest Bank and 101.9 The Mix Announce Inspiring Women in Business Award Winner

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 6:00pm

said Cheri Rubocki, Director of Branch Banking at First Midwest Bank.

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  • said Cheri Rubocki, Director of Branch Banking at First Midwest Bank.
  • Shan is a true example of how women business owners are making a positive impact.
  • First Midwest and 101.9 THE MIX received more than 800 nominations for this years award.
  • First Midwest operates branches and other locations throughout metropolitan Chicago, southeast Wisconsin, northwest Indiana, eastern Iowa, and other markets in the Midwest.

TransPerfect Applauds Supreme Court for Taking Action to Address Lack of Diversity in Delaware's Chancery Court

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 5:21pm

TransPerfect , the worlds largest provider of language and technology solutions for global business, today applauded the decision of the Delaware Supreme Court to create the Delaware Bench and Bar Diversity Project.

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  • TransPerfect , the worlds largest provider of language and technology solutions for global business, today applauded the decision of the Delaware Supreme Court to create the Delaware Bench and Bar Diversity Project.
  • The announcement of the new diversity project failed to credit the lobbying effort of TransPerfect employees as a motivating factor driving the Courts new initiative.
  • The call for diversity came amidst questionable decision-making by ex-Skadden Partner Bob Pincus while acting as Chancery Court appointed custodian.
  • We are pleased that the Delaware Supreme Court has finally heard the voices of TransPerfect employees, and taken these first steps toward progress.

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.

Another Major Milestone Reached in New Haven Downtown Crossing Expressway Removal Project

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 9:14pm

DTX is a City of New Haven economicinfrastructure project creating a system of urbanstreets on the former Route 34 limited-access highway site.

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  • DTX is a City of New Haven economicinfrastructure project creating a system of urbanstreets on the former Route 34 limited-access highway site.
  • "I want to thank City staff and elected officials and our public and private partners for helping New Haven reach this pivotal milestone in the Downtown Crossing project," Mayor Elicker said.
  • Work on Phase 1 of Downtown Crossing began in 2013 with the removal and replacement of the expressway with urban boulevards and the addition of pedestrian and bicycle amenities to College Street.
  • For more information on New Haven's Downtown Crossing Project visit: https://downtowncrossingnewhaven.com .

Our Mayberry Launches Private Label Nonprofit Marketplaces

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 8:15pm

"The private-label marketplace extends the current Our Mayberry platform directly to the nonprofit's own website," said Our Mayberry CEO Shawn Tacey.

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  • "The private-label marketplace extends the current Our Mayberry platform directly to the nonprofit's own website," said Our Mayberry CEO Shawn Tacey.
  • Tucson, Arizona based 4Tucson and Tacoma, Washington based Trufant Family Foundation, along with the Vashon, Washingtonchapter of Rotary International, are the first nonprofits to add a private label marketplace.
  • This should be a no-brainer for any nonprofit, because it's a win for them, their supporters, their business partners, and the community."
  • About Our Mayberry:The Our Mayberry leadership team has worked with thousands of small businesses and developed leading e-commerce and fintech solutions.

GM-LG Chem Recognized as One of Six Manufacturing Projects of the Year by Area Development

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 8:10pm

COLUMBUS, Ohio, June 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Today, Area Development awarded Ohio's attraction of the joint venture between General Motors (GM) and LG Chem to Lordstown as one of six "Manufacturing Projects of the Year."

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  • COLUMBUS, Ohio, June 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Today, Area Development awarded Ohio's attraction of the joint venture between General Motors (GM) and LG Chem to Lordstown as one of six "Manufacturing Projects of the Year."
  • Ohio was also honored with a Silver Shovel award in recognition of the state's impressive roster of economic development projects begun in 2020.
  • Each of the 50 states was invited to submit information about its top 10 job creation and investment projects in 2020.
  • JobsOhio works with six regional partners across Ohio: Dayton Development Coalition , Ohio Southeast Economic Development , One Columbus , REDI Cincinnati , Regional Growth Partnership and Team NEO .

Salem Academy and College Shepherds in a New Era with Appointment of President Dr. Summer McGee

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 7:49pm

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., June 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Today, the Salem Academy and College Board of Trustees announces the appointment of Summer Johnson McGee, Ph.D., CPH as the 21st President of the institution.

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  • WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., June 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Today, the Salem Academy and College Board of Trustees announces the appointment of Summer Johnson McGee, Ph.D., CPH as the 21st President of the institution.
  • Her tenure allowed the board time to find the ideal new President to launch a new era for Salem Academy and College.
  • "Dr. Summer McGee is uniquely qualified to help lead Salem Academy and College into the next 250 years.
  • Today, Salem Academy and Salem College continues to be focused on educating future generations of global leaders.