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2014-07-16 12:22:55

TOLEDO, Ohio, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its ongoing efforts to enhance customer service reliability, Toledo Edison, a FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) subsidiary, is using helicopters to conduct infrared "thermovision" inspections of high-voltage transmission lines in its western Ohio service area. "Inspections and preventative maintenance are important to helping assure service reliability," said Linda Moss, regional president of Toledo Edison. "These inspections provide...

2014-07-15 12:23:36

AKRON, Ohio, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) today declared an unchanged quarterly dividend of 36 cents per share of outstanding common stock. The dividend will be payable September 1, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 7, 2014. FirstEnergy is a diversified energy company dedicated to safety, reliability and operational excellence. Its 10 electric distribution companies form one of the nation's...

2014-07-15 12:22:41

HOUSTON, TX, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Well Power, Inc. (OTCQB: WPWR),- (The Company), is pleased to announce that the Company, in collaboration with ME Resource Corp. ("MEC"), will host its second live webinar during the week of July 28(th), 2014. After the strong participation in Well Power Inc's initial live webinar for the oil and gas industry, the Company now invites shareholders and those individual interested in learning more about the novel technology behind the licensed...

2014-07-13 23:03:21

As Lipitor Lawsuits Await Litigation The First Bellwether Trial Has Been Scheduled For July of 2015 With Depositions to Start This August Reports Wright & Schulte LLC Columbus, OH (PRWEB) July 13, 2014 Wright & Schulte LLC has learned that the first Lipitor bellwether trial has been scheduled in July of 2015, in U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina. The Lipitor lawsuits are in the discovery process in the South Carolina federal court where District Judge Richard M....

2014-07-11 08:26:24

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PhoneSuite Solutions, Inc. (the "Company"), announces that it filed an 8-K with the United States Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) on July 3, 2014, regarding the execution of its Strategic Alliance & Distribution Agreement with Call Management Products, Inc. ("CMP"), a Colorado technology company. To view the 8-K please click on the following link:...

2014-07-10 12:30:52

NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE: BKD) ("Brookdale" or the "Company") announced today the results of its special meeting of stockholders held earlier this morning. Pursuant to Brookdale's previously announced merger agreement with Emeritus Corporation (NYSE: ESC) ("Emeritus"), Brookdale stockholders voted to approve an amendment to its certificate of incorporation and the issuance of Brookdale common stock to Emeritus stockholders in...

2014-07-09 16:22:11

WILLIAMSPORT, Md., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As Potomac Edison's power restoration efforts continue following the damaging summer storm that hit the area last night, customers who remain without power can receive 20 pounds of ice and up to three gallons of water per household per day at no charge from seven area stores. Participating outlets include the following Martin's and Giant Eagle locations in Allegany, Frederick and Washington counties: Allegany County Martin's #6003 739...

2014-07-09 16:22:09

READING, Pa., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As Met-Ed's power restoration efforts continue following the damaging summer storm that hit the area last night, customers who remain without power can receive 20 pounds of ice and up to three gallons of water per household per day at no charge from 22 area stores. Participating outlets include the following Giant Food Stores in Adams, Cumberland, Dauphin, Lancaster, Lebanon and York counties: Adams CountyGiant Food Store44 Natural Springs...

2014-07-09 12:23:05

WILLIAMSPORT, Md., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Potomac Edison, a FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) utility, continues an aggressive effort to restore power to customers in Maryland and the eastern panhandle of West Virginia following the summer storm that downed trees and wires in the region beginning last night. As of 9:00 a.m., Potomac Edison has restored more than 51,000 of the approximately 96,000 customers who lost power since the event began. The hardest hit Potomac Edison areas...

2014-07-09 12:23:04

FAIRMONT, W.Va., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mon Power, a FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) utility, continues an aggressive effort to restore power to customers in West Virginia following the summer storm that downed trees and wires in the region beginning last night. As of 9:00 a.m., Mon Power has restored more than 32,000 of the approximately 71,000 customers who lost power since the event began. The hardest hit Mon Power areas include Parkersburg, Clarksburg-Bridgeport, and Lewis...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'