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2011-08-03 14:19:00

DOVER, Del., Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- At their meeting held on August 3, 2011, the Board of Directors of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.345 per share on the Company's common stock, representing $1.38 per share on an annualized basis. The $0.345 per share dividend will be paid on October 5, 2011 to all shareholders of record at the close of business on September 15, 2011. 2011 represents the 50th consecutive year that Chesapeake...

2011-08-01 10:50:00

DOVER, Del., Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) will host a conference call on Friday, August 5, 2011, at 10:30 a.m. ET to discuss the Company's financial results for the second quarter 2011. The second quarter 2011 earnings press release will be issued on Thursday, August 4, 2011. To participate in this call, dial 866.821.5457 and reference Chesapeake Utilities Corporation's 2011 Second Quarter Financial Results Conference Call. To access the...

2011-06-24 06:00:00

CHESAPEAKE, Va., June 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On Thursday, June 30, 2011, Cox Communications will hold ribbon cutting ceremonies for its two newest Solutions Stores in its Hampton Roads area. Cox has opened a brand new store in Virginia Beach. The store is located in the Red Mill Shopping Center, 2173 Upton Drive, Parcel 8, Suite A, Virginia Beach, VA 23454. The ribbon cutting for this store will be held on Thursday, June 30 from 9:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. In Norfolk, Cox has relocated...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.