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2014-07-15 12:25:38

Tribune Company Board of Directors Approves the Separation of Tribune Publishing Company and Establishes July 28, 2014 as the Record Date for the Distribution of Shares of Tribune Publishing Company Common Stock CHICAGO, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune Company (OTC: TRBAA) today announced the timing and details regarding the separation of its publishing business by means of a pro-rata dividend of 98.5% of the outstanding shares of Tribune Publishing Company common stock. The...

2014-07-15 12:25:13

Stockholders re-elect Craig Jacobson to the Board CHICAGO, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune Company (OTC: TRBAA) today announced that Laura R. Walker was elected to its Board of Directors for a three-year term at yesterday's stockholder meeting in Los Angeles. Walker, who is President and Chief Executive Officer of New York Public Radio, replaces Eddy Hartenstein, who is becoming non-executive chairman of Tribune Publishing Company's Board of Directors following its...

2014-07-14 16:22:30

CHICAGO, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Patti Smith, known as the "Godmother of Punk" for her ability to fuse rock music and poetry, has been honored with the 2014 Chicago Tribune Literary Award. The award will be presented on November 1 as part of a day of literary events co-presented by the Chicago Tribune's Printers Row program and the 25(th) annual Chicago Humanities Festival. Hailed as the queen of the American punk movement, Smith is an author, poet, artist and...

2014-07-09 12:28:25

Acquisition of Asia's leading TV listings and search provider bolsters Tribune's reach to 600 million TV subscribers globally PALO ALTO, Calif., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune Digital Ventures, the technology and innovation arm of Tribune Company (OTC: TRBAA), today announced it has acquired What's-ON, a leading television search and Electronic Program Guide (EPG) data provider for India and the Middle East. This move expands Tribune's TV listings and video metadata footprint...

2014-07-08 12:26:22

CHICAGO, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In connection with its Annual Shareholders meeting, Tribune Company (OTC: TRBAA) has chosen to make a voluntary disclosure regarding fees paid to its external auditor, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. The disclosure is available on our website, www.tribune.com. TRIBUNE is one of the country's leading multimedia companies, operating businesses in broadcasting, publishing, and interactive. The company's broadcasting group owns or operates 42...

2014-06-26 12:31:32

CHICAGO, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune Publishing today announced the appointment of Matthew Hutchison as Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications. Hutchison will lead the overall communications strategy for Tribune Publishing Company following its separation from Tribune Company. Hutchison will report to Tribune Publishing Chief Executive Officer Jack Griffin and assume his new duties July 7. He will be based in Chicago....

2014-06-26 12:28:36

HARRISBURG, Pa., June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune Broadcasting today announced the appointment of Chris Topf as Vice President & General Manager of WPMT FOX 43 in Harrisburg, where he will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of the station, including strategic planning and day-to-day operations, with a focus on continuing the growth of the station's audiences and revenue. He will report to Kathy Clements, COO, Tribune Broadcasting....

2014-06-13 12:22:55

CHICAGO, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune Company (the "Company"; OTC: TRBAA) and Tribune Publishing Company ("Tribune Publishing") today announced that, in connection with the Company's previously announced intention to separate Tribune Publishing from the Company, Tribune Publishing plans to raise $350 million of debt by entering into a Senior Secured Term Loan facility. Tribune Publishing is also arranging a $140 million asset-based revolving credit facility. Tribune Company...

2014-06-09 16:24:20

CLEVELAND, June 9, 2104 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune Broadcasting today announced the appointment of Paul Perozeni as Vice President & General Manager of WJW FOX 8 in Cleveland, one of the strongest FOX affiliates in the country. Perozeni's promotion is effective immediately and he will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of the station, including strategic planning and day-to-day operations. He will report to Lynda King, COO, Tribune Broadcasting....

2014-06-03 12:33:59

CHICAGO, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WHO: More than 300 authors and nearly 200 exhibitors will take part in the Midwest's largest FREE literary festival this weekend, celebrating the written word with panel discussions and forums, cooking demos, poetry readings and much more. This year's headlining authors include 2014 Chicago Tribune Young Adult Literary Award winner James Patterson, Stuart Dybek,...


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glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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