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2014-05-12 12:22:46

NEW YORK, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aterian Investment Partners ("Aterian"), a leading private equity firm, announces that one of its affiliates has acquired Johnstown Wire Technologies, Inc. ("Johnstown Wire," or the "Company"). Johnstown Wire is the largest independent producer of high-quality, value-added carbon and alloy wire in North America. The Company focuses on customized specialty wire products consisting of cold heading quality, plated, and premium direct-drawn...

2011-05-05 14:59:00

PITTSBURGH, May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that its members have ratified their new contract with RG Steel, which purchased USW represented facilities in a stock transaction last month from Severstal North America. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080131/DC12982LOGO) Roughly 57 percent of the hourly production, maintenance, office and clerical employees of the former Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel facilities in the Ohio Valley; the...

2011-04-08 09:00:00

BETHLEHEM, Pa., April 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Spillman Farmer Architects is pleased to announce the completion of the Performing Arts Center at SteelStacks, a dynamic entertainment complex on the former industrial brown field site of Bethlehem Steel located in eastern Pennsylvania. The Center will be dedicated on Thursday, April 14. "The design grew from the profoundly meaningful history of place here," said Joseph N. Biondo AIA, Spillman Farmer Architects' Design Principal. "The...

2011-03-02 08:21:00

PITTSBURGH, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) today welcomed the announced stock purchase of Severstal's USW-represented assets by the Renco Group, including the former Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel facilities in the Ohio Valley, including Wheeling Corrugating in Wheeling, WV and the Allenport facility in Allenport, PA; the former WCI Steel facility in Warren, Ohio and the former Bethlehem Steel facility in Sparrows Point, MD, along with a 50% ownership of...

2010-07-08 16:12:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania will help more farmers build their businesses, construct an education center at the site of a former Bethlehem Steel plant in Northampton County, and develop new business parks through new investments and guarantees announced today by the Department of Community and Economic Development. The Commonwealth Financing Authority approved nearly $3 million in loans, $3 million in loan guarantees, and $400,000 for site studies. The...

2009-11-02 11:00:00

BETHLEHEM, Pa., Nov. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem today announced plans to open two new restaurants - Burgers And More by Emeril, the first-ever burger restaurant by world-renowned Chef Emeril Lagasse, and a new branch of the famous New York City Carnegie Deli. Both restaurants will launch at the Sands Bethlehem property on November 22. Burgers And More by Emeril - a play on Lagasse's signature expression, BAM! - joins Emeril's Chop House as the chef's second restaurant...

2009-03-03 12:00:00

BETHLEHEM, Pa., March 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem, a new casino and entertainment destination being developed by Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS), announced today it plans to open its doors to the public for the first time on Friday, May 22, 2009. The new casino resort will hold its official Grand Opening with a series of special events on June 9, 2009. Situated on the former site of the historic Bethlehem Steel plant in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, and located...

2009-02-26 07:00:00

CLEVELAND, Feb. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Agilysys, Inc. (Nasdaq: AGYS), a leading provider of innovative IT solutions, including specifically-designed hospitality software solutions, has announced that Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem in Bethlehem, Pa. has selected a comprehensive solution suite to streamline efficiency and control costs at the property, which is scheduled to open in the second quarter of 2009. Sands Bethlehem is a subsidiary of Las Vegas Sands Corp., a leading...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'