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CSX Corporation Announces Date for Fourth-Quarter Earnings Release and Earnings Call

14 12 2017

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Dec. 14, 2017 -- CSX Corporation (Nasdaq:CSX) will release fourth-quarter financial and operating results after the market close on Tuesday, January 16, 2018. This will be followed by a conference call and live webcast hosted by the company’s management team at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time.Those interested in participating via teleconference may dial 1-888-327-6279 (1-888-EARN-CSX) and ask for the CSX earnings call. Callers outside the U.S. dial 1-773-756-0199. Participants should dial in 10 minutes prior to the call.Presentation materials and access to the audio webcast will be available on the company’s website at http://investors.csx.com. Following the earnings call, a webcast replay and an MP3 audio file will be archived on the company’s website.About CSX and its DisclosuresCSX, based in Jacksonville, Florida, is a premier transportation company. It provides rail, intermodal and rail-to-truck transload services and solutions to customers across a broad array of markets,...

NexCore Group MOB Development Named 2017 HREI Insights Awards™ Winner

14 12 2017

We are very proud that HREI magazine has once again recognized NexCore’s projects in their prestigious annual awards program. DENVER December 14, 2017 A healthcare facility developed by NexCore Group, a national healthcare real estate developer, has been honored as a winner in Healthcare Real Estate Insights™ (HREI) magazine’s annual, national awards program. NexCore, which is headquartered in Denver, developed Women’s Care Florida Women’s Health Center in Tampa, Fla. The facility took top honors in the “Best New Development, Medical Office Buildings (MOBs) and Other Outpatient Facilities, 50,000 to 99,999 square feet” category. The HREI Insights Awards™ are the first and only national awards dedicated to recognizing excellence in the areas of healthcare real estate (HRE) development and executive leadership. The awards are presented by HREI magazine, the first and only national magazine entirely devoted to covering HRE development, financing and investment. NexCore...

CVS Health Foundation Announces Grant to Increase Access to Provider Education and Diagnosis Program for Alzheimer's Disease

14 12 2017

WOONSOCKET, R.I., Dec. 14, 2017 -- The CVS Health Foundation today announced a $550,000 commitment to the Alzheimer's Association, extending its support for a new program to enhance disease diagnosis and assessment with clinicians while also educating them about care and support programs available to help families following a diagnosis. The grant is being shared with six local Alzheimer's Association chapters and brings the Foundation's total contribution to more than $1 million since 2016. "The CVS Health Foundation is proud to support the Alzheimer's Association in its effort to ensure that patients and caregivers receive the resources they need following an Alzheimer's diagnosis and are able to maintain a high-quality of life," said Eileen Howard Boone, president of the CVS Health Foundation. "We've seen significant results following the first year of the program and look forward to working with the Alzheimer's Association to continue...

Maserati Sponsors The PNC Father/Son Challenge Golf Tournament

14 12 2017

ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 14, 2017 -- From today until Sunday, December 17, Maserati is sponsoring the 2017 PNC Father/Son Challenge, a golf tournament pairing professional golfers and their family members, which began today at the Ritz-Carlton Golf Club at Grande Lakes Resort in Orlando, Florida. Maserati Levante at PNC Father/Son Challenge Golf Tournament at the Ritz-Carlton Golf Club at Grande Lakes Resort in Orlando, Florida. Photo Credit: Maserati Maserati will be offering test drive opportunities from a VIP area located in close proximity to the putting green and the Ritz-Carlton Club House. Guests attending the exclusive event will be able to get behind the wheel of an assortment of Maserati's new 2018 vehicles, including the stunning Levante sport-utility vehicle – "The Maserati of SUVs." Test drive experiences will take place on Saturday, December 16 and Sunday, December 17. In a thrilling addition to the event, Maserati is also giving participants a chance...

Las Vegas Terror Attacks Call for the Nation’s Top Event Security Guards

14 12 2017

Miami, Florida – Events have compromised security long enough. With terror attacks like the ones in Las Vegas and the Orlando nightclub shooting, it’s time to stop compromising security. Fast Guard Service LLC dispatches highly-trained security guards within 4 hours to businesses and event sites. This is in response to the rise of terror attacks that increase the need for event security guards, mobile patrols, and other state-of-the-art security systems. “Our staff is comprised of former military and retired law enforcement officers. We are fully equipped to handle all types of high-risk security threats, from active shooter scenarios to private event management services, we do it all. We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week,” the company site explains. Maria Meza, a repeat business client, reveals what she likes about Fast Guard Service LLC, “I hired them on two occasions, security for a major event in Miami our company was hosting and then for private investigation....

UCL Nears Completion of OTC Listing Upgrade

14 12 2017

TAMPA, FL--(Marketwired - December 14, 2017) - United Consortium Ltd. (OTC PINK: UCSO), an acquisition and development Company focused on creating shareholder value by identifying and monetizing opportunities in Technology, Internet, New Media and the Emerging Cannabis Space, today announced that it has nearly completed more than two years of financial statements and other related documents necessary to complete its listing upgrade to pink current status on OTC Markets. Today UCL is finishing its financial statements and initial disclosure document as required by OTC Markets in order to complete the upgrade of its stock listing to pink current information status. UCL expects to be able to file these documents, pending legal review, in the next week or so. At such time UCL will immediately reschedule its shareholder conference call to review its current projects and ventures as summarized below: Block Chain Project - UCL is currently is the process of designing and building a personal health...

MLB, University of Florida, NYS Executive Chamber and More Rank 2017 Libris Iconic Images

14 12 2017

The 2017 Libris Iconic Images include photos from the sidelines of the NFL, a space food lab in Idaho, and the flooded streets of San Juan, Puerto Rico. The list includes 17 photos that capture many of the year’s most memorable moments, from the total solar eclipse to the Women’s March on Washington, D.C. NEW YORK December 14, 2017 Libris by PhotoShelter, the leading digital asset management software provider, today announced the 2017 Libris Iconic Images. The list includes 17 photos that capture many of the year’s most memorable moments, from the total solar eclipse to the Women’s March on Washington, D.C. The final images beat out more than 300 submissions from brands of all sizes and industries. The 2017 award winning brands and photographers include: ATP World Tour / Thomas Lovelock Baltimore Ravens / Shawn Hubbard California Department of Water Resources / Kelly M. Grow Cincinnati Reds / Kasey Williamson Colgate University / Mark DiOrio Empire State Development / Darren...

Wyndham Bonnet Creek Resort Named A Top 10 Resort In Orlando By Readers Of Condé Nast Traveler

14 12 2017

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Hurricane-Prone Region Proposes Metal Roof Mandate, MRA Touts Metal Roofing Benefits for Extreme Weather Conditions

14 12 2017

Metal roofs proven to better withstand extreme weather conditions Post-Hurricane Irma inspections found that 'metal roofs fared far better than those roofs covered by asphalt shingles.' MONROE COUNTY, Fla. December 14, 2017 The frightening increase of monster storms hitting the U.S. is not only causing homeowners to think twice about the roofs over their heads, it’s also earning the attention of local city and county officials. In Monroe County located in the Florida Keys, an area especially prone to the wrath of severe hurricanes, a recently-proposed ordinance would require all new or replacement roofs to be metal to help “harden homes” in the area. According to the county staff summary, post-Hurricane Irma inspections found that “metal roofs fared far better than those roofs covered by asphalt shingles.” Given the advantages of metal roofs, including a much longer lifespan of an estimated 40 to 70 years, better energy efficiency and stronger performance during...

Lucy's Retired Surfers Bar & Restaurant Announces Global Growth Plans

14 12 2017

Kirkendoll Management is particularly excited to diversify from the oversaturated, ultra-competitive U.S. market to international locations where Lucy’s brand will resonate with customers. We see international markets as an important growth engine for Kirkendoll Management’s Restaurant Division. NEW ORLEANS December 14, 2017 Costa Rica and Aruba residents and visitors will soon have a new sports bar and dining option. Kirkendoll Management, the New Orleans-based boutique hospitality investment firm, today announced plans to open two new Lucy’s Retired Surfers Bar & Restaurants (Lucy’s) in Costa Rica and Aruba. The two international locations will join Kirkendoll Management’s roster of restaurants, including Lucy’s restaurants in New Orleans and Key West, as well as a French Bistro-inspired American diner in Austin named Bonhomie. Lucy’s opening in Costa Rica marks the brand’s first international location. The Costa Rican location will open December 15, 2017....

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