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2012-10-24 07:30:03

BURLINGTON, Vt., Oct. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bruegger's Bagels kicks off its annual fundraising for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals today with a coffee-flavored campaign that benefits children's hospitals across the U.S. The bagel chain, known for its authentic, award-winning New York style bagels, will donate a portion of proceeds from sales of its popular Bottomless Mugs through the end of the year. Bruegger's Bottomless Mug Club started more than 10 years ago, and has been helping...

2012-07-30 10:24:12

NEWPORT NEWS, Va., July 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Burlington Medical Supplies has announced the latest development in its campaign to provide the highest level of value to its customers. The radiation protection and X-ray medical supply company now offers enhancements in its table pad line. Mega Grip coatings and Tri-Foam interiors are now available in its custom-made table pads, which are manufactured at its Newport News, Virginia facility. The Mega Grip brand of coatings helps to prevent...

2012-05-02 10:24:28

BOSTON, May 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- City Sports today announced that it will open its 21st national retail location in Burlington, Vt. on May 6, celebrating with a free day of community events and over $1,000 in consumer giveaways. Following the brand's official announcement about the Burlington project in December, City Sports has kept the community buzzing as plans forged ahead on its 35 Church Street store. "We have been looking forward to the opening of our first Vermont store for...

2012-04-23 14:21:31

National POS campaign raises nearly $1 million to support women living with heart disease WASHINGTON, April 23, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease today announced a generous donation of nearly $1 million from the national off price retailer, Burlington Coat Factory. These funds were generated as a result of the retailer's first-ever Red Dress event hosted in support of women's heart health, held in all Burlington locations...

2012-04-23 10:21:55

TAMPA, Fla., April 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Organizations of all types -- from multinational corporations to professional sport associations -- are continuously expressing their commitment towards a sustainable future. April 4-11, 2012, the National Basketball Association, through their partnership with the Natural Resources Defense Council, launched their third annual NBA Green Week with the primary goal of raising awareness for the environment and generating funds to protect the planet....

2012-04-23 10:21:52

TAMPA, Fla., April 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of Earth Day 2012, ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center, at the Leahy Center for Lake Champlain, will host the 7th annual ECHO Earth Weeks' MudFest. From April 21-29, 10am-4pm, visitors will be educated and entertained with mud-themed interactive activities, games, eco-exhibitions and "Muddy Music" from acclaimed local musicians. ECHO hosts this annual event to help raise awareness of Earth Week and the importance of sustainable...

2012-04-02 06:27:28

CHICAGO, April 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- UHC, in collaboration with the Jefferson School of Population Health, has developed a 32-page supplement from its Annual Conference 2011, "LEAP: Lead, Excel, Achieve, Perform." The UHC Annual Conference 2011 issue is available as a supplement to the March/April 2012 issue of the American Journal of Medical Quality and online at uhc.edu. It provides a summary of the key presentations at UHC's first-ever annual conference, which brought...

2012-03-20 06:22:06

ATLANTA, March 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Burlington Electric Department (BED), a municipal department of the City of Burlington Vt., that provides electric service to more than 16,000 residential customers and 2,700 commercial and industrial customers, has selected Siemens (NYSE: SI) for the sale and implementation of the eMeter® EnergyIP® meter data management (MDM) platform. BED and several other Vermont utilities worked together with the state of Vermont to secure Smart Grid...

2012-02-27 10:24:00

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- AIRMALL® USA, the leading airport concessions developer in North America and operator of the AIRMALL at Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT), is pleased to announce that Bruegger's will be joining the concession program at PIT. Known for its oven-baked bagels, hearty soups and delicious sandwiches, Bruegger's (1,372 sq. ft.) has signed a lease to open on Concourse B in May 2012. The new location will be Bruegger's 5th...

2012-02-03 12:39:00

TAMPA, Fla., Feb. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Increasing environmental awareness among consumers, coupled with rising operational costs, is creating unprecedented opportunities for businesses to become stronger, more socially responsible organizations through green innovation. As a result, sustainability training is in high demand for today's professionals. According to The Wall Street Journal, online job postings requiring sustainability skills have quadrupled in the past two years.* Long a...