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2011-10-03 12:00:00

Mint Dental announces the opening of the companyâs new Anchorage dentist office and website. To celebrate the launch, new patients are now rewarded with a $150 discount on any service. Anchorage, AK (PRWEB) October 03, 2011 The demand for a quality dentist in Anchorage, AK continues to grow. To service this need, Mint Dental announces the opening of a new practice and launch of the MintDentalAlaska.com website. As a reward for new customers, Mint Dental is now providing all new...

2011-09-09 10:00:00

B. E. Smith, the only full-service leadership solutions firm dedicated exclusively to healthcare providers, has been retained to lead a national chief financial officer search for Alaska Regional Hospital in Anchorage. The top executive search firm in the healthcare market, B. E. Smith placed more than 600 healthcare executives into organizations worldwide last year. Lenexa, KS (PRWEB) September 09, 2011 B. E. Smith, the only full-service leadership solutions firm dedicated exclusively to...

2011-08-08 08:59:00

BESSEMER, Alaska, Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- John Browne, of Anchorage, was named the best professional truck driver in Alaska after winning the five-axle competition and receiving the highest overall score in the seven competing categories at the 2011 Alaska Truck Driving Championships. The annual event is sponsored by Alaska Trucking Association. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100129/ATALOGO ) Browne, who drives for Carlile Transportation Systems, now qualifies to...

2011-08-03 16:27:00

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- General Communication, Inc. ("GCI") (NASDAQ: GNCMA) today reported its second quarter 2011 results with revenues increasing to $168.1 million over revenues of $162.3 million in the second quarter of 2010. Adjusted EBITDA decreased $2.4 million or 4.2 percent from the second quarter of 2010 EBITDA of $57.4 million. Adjusted EBITDA for the second quarter of 2011 increased $0.6 million after excluding the benefit of $3 million in net...

2011-08-02 08:30:00

ISELIN, N.J., Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Siemens Financial Services, Inc. (SFS Inc.), the U.S. unit of Siemens' Financial Services division, recently completed a $5.7 million financing to support the development of a new outpatient surgery center, doing business as the Surgery Center of Anchorage located in Anchorage, Alaska. The financing was used to acquire equipment and make facility improvements. The new facility is owned and operated by Regent Surgical Health and 18 area physicians...

2011-06-06 17:28:00

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- GCI (NASDAQ: GNCMA) will hold its annual shareholders meeting on Monday, June 27, 2011 at the Fore Deck Room at the Hotel Captain Cook in Anchorage. A 5 p.m. reception will be followed by a 6 p.m. business meeting, which includes the election of two individuals to serve on the company's Board of Directors. Immediately after the business meeting, GCI President Ron Duncan will give a brief presentation regarding the company's performance and...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.