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2009-09-02 15:48:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Cato Corporation (NYSE: CTR) reported that on August 27, 2009 the Board of Directors appointed Mr. Bryan F. Kennedy, III to fill a vacancy on the Board effective September 1, 2009. Mr. Kennedy is President and Chief Executive Officer of Park Sterling Bank. Mr. Kennedy currently serves on the board of Park Sterling Bank and as Chairman of the Board of Hospice and Palliative Care-Charlotte Region. "We are pleased to welcome Bryan to...

2009-08-10 04:20:00

NEWPORT, Ky., Aug. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Already one of the most recognized figures throughout Greater Cincinnati, Cincy Chic publisher Amy Storer-Scalia has tapped Greater Cincinnati's largest public relations firm, Eisen Marketing Group, to help position her and her leading online women's publication on an even larger scale. EMG president Rodger Roeser explains that the multi-faceted program will continue to focus on promoting much of the Cincinnati based programming and event work the...

2009-08-06 07:33:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Cato Corporation (NYSE: CTR) today reported sales of $60.4 million for the four weeks ended August 1, 2009, a decrease of 3% from sales of $62.1 million for the four weeks ended August 2, 2008. Same-store sales for the month decreased 3%. Sales for the second quarter ended August 1, 2009 were $225.4 million, a 2% decrease from sales of $231.0 million for the second quarter ended August 2, 2008. Second quarter same-store sales...

2009-08-04 14:18:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --The Cato Corporation (NYSE: CTR) was recently awarded three bronze 2009 Telly Awards, one for each of their Spring, Summer and Holiday 2008 TV branding campaigns. The Telly Awards are one of the most prestigious awards in advertising and video/film production, recognizing the very best in television commercials and programs. The 2009 Telly Awards received over 13,000 entries from 50 states and 30 countries, of which less than 1,300 received...

2009-07-15 08:22:00

Markle Foundation, Center for American Progress, and Engelberg Center for Health Care Reform at Brookings Frame Vision for Information-Driven Health Care Group Urges Public, Broad-Based Commitment to Specific Goals WASHINGTON, July 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dramatic improvements in health and reductions in cost growth are achievable if efforts to boost health information technology (IT) are aligned with broader health care reform, a group of three influential non-profit...

2009-05-04 17:49:00

CLEVELAND, May 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hawk Corporation (NYSE Amex: HWK) announced today the Honorable Jack F. Kemp, a member of Hawk Corporation's board of directors, passed away on May 2, 2009 at the age of 73. Mr. Kemp served as a director of Hawk since 1999. Mr. Kemp was also a member of the Nominating Committee of the Hawk's board of directors. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20001129/HWKLOGO ) "Hawk has lost a great friend and advisor and we are saddened by the loss...

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2009-05-01 12:05:00

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia says a New York college professor should not have made him the focus of a student assignment on privacy. Scalia criticized Fordham University law school Professor Joel Reidenberg for having groups of his students create dossiers on the Supreme Court justice filled with as much personal information they could find, ABC reported Friday. It is not a rare phenomenon that what is legal may also be quite irresponsible. That appears in the First Amendment...

2009-03-24 10:25:00

"This useful volume by a stellar group of experts should be warmly welcomed by the Obama administration as it tries to reset the course of U.S. policy toward the Americas based on mutual respect and convergence of interests." - Ambassador Thomas Pickering, Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs, 1997-2001 "Written by scholars and practitioners with a deep understanding of Latin American societies and politics, this excellent book will help craft a more constructive relationship...

2009-03-05 07:10:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Cato Corporation (NYSE: CTR) today reported sales for the four weeks ended February 28, 2009 of $74.7 million, an 11% increase over sales of $67.2 million for the four week period ended March 1, 2008. Comparable store sales for the month were up 8% over the prior year. "February's warm weather drove comparable store sales above our recent trend," stated John Cato, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer. "Inventory is fresh...

2009-03-02 17:38:00

"The vision, ideas, and solutions they put forward in this book have the potential to redeem American foreign policy." -- Brent Scowcroft "I salute the Managing Global Insecurity (MGI) project and this book, Power and Responsibility, for undertaking the challenging endeavor of strengthening and improving our current means of international cooperation. This book sets a platform from which to take forward the vital agenda of restoring American leadership and creating a more effective...


Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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