Quantcast

Latest Edison Stories

2014-08-19 23:06:28

Fuels Growth for Clinical Trials Financial Management Platform LAWRENCEVILLE, NJ (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 Edison Partners proudly announced today leading a $9 million growth financing of Clinverse, Inc. Based in Durham, NC, Clinverse is an emerging leader in clinical trial finance, automating millions of dollars in financial transactions for clinical trials across the globe. Edison’s $5 million investment will accelerate the company’s product roadmap, bolster infrastructure, and expand...

2014-08-07 23:11:13

A new study and several lawsuits link Xarelto with uncontrollable bleeding injuries and increased risks of hemorrhage, stroke, pulmonary embolism, and death. Attorneys for Levinson Axelrod are investigating claims that the drug may be too dangerous for patients. Edison, NJ (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 The law firm of Levinson Axelrod is examining new reports that the blood thinner Xarelto, manufactured in Germany by Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., and Bayer AG, may be linked to severe adverse...

2014-07-30 23:11:05

BuyDig.com wants to help students and parents get ready for the coming school year. Edison, New Jersey (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 BuyDig.com, the Internet's #1 digital superstore, wants to help parents save money without sacrificing quality on back to school supplies for students of all ages. Whether shopping for a kindergartner or a high school graduate, BuyDig.com has something for every age and every budget. From tablets to backpacks, this online retailer has a little something for...

2014-07-25 23:08:46

Enter for a chance to win tickets to see Mötley Crüe and Alice Cooper! Edison, New Jersey (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 BuyDig.com, the Internet's #1 Digital Superstore, has teamed up with Canon to host events at the PNC Live Nation event this summer. As part of their on-going efforts, BuyDig.com is giving away two tickets to attend the Mötley Crüe concert on August 30th at the PNC in New Jersey. For fans of this long-running American heavy metal act, this giveaway is...

2014-07-25 12:22:42

WEST CHESTER, Ohio, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AK Steel (NYSE: AKS) said today that Sheri H. Edison has been elected to its Board of Directors, effective August 1, 2014. Ms. Edison currently is Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Bemis Company, Inc. In this capacity, she is responsible for all global legal operations of Bemis Company, as well as information technology, enterprise risk management and global compliance. Ms. Edison came to Bemis Company from...

2014-07-21 16:22:07

ATLANTA, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company today announced a regular quarterly dividend of 52.50 cents per share on the company's common stock, payable Sept. 6, 2014, to shareholders of record as of Aug. 4, 2014. This marks 267 consecutive quarters - dating back to 1948 - that Southern Company will have paid a dividend to its shareholders. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080801/SOCOLOGO With 4.4 million customers and nearly 46,000 megawatts of generating capacity,...

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...

2014-07-14 23:04:33

Reinforces focus on growth equity leadership and value-added services. Lawrenceville, NJ (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Edison Ventures announced today a new name, Edison Partners, and website, http://www.edisonpartners.com. The new name more closely unifies the firm’s investment strategy with the people and partnership approach behind it. The change is effective immediately. “This is an exciting time for our firm and we believe the name, Edison Partners, not only is representative of our...

2014-07-11 23:08:26

Stay cool and save big this summer at BuyDig.com. Edison, New Jersey (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 BuyDig.com, the Internet's #1 Digital Superstore, is looking for ways to help people beat the heat this summer and save big on the things that make life much more pleasant during these long, sunny days. To that end, they have slashed prices on many of their air conditioners, have updated their inventory to include some of the latest and greatest window-mounted units, and have expanded their...

2014-07-07 23:06:50

Levinson Axelrod fights for the rights of nursing home patients throughout New Jersey who are injured by abuse and neglect. The firm observed World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on June 15 by helping to educate the public on the growing problem of elder abuse. Edison, NJ (PRWEB) July 07, 2014 The United Nations, the National Center on Elder Abuse, and the World Health Organization have designated June 15th as World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. The law firm of Levinson Axelrod observed this day...


Latest Edison Reference Libraries

26_0d57f6e60ff4cf166edca97f810325d0
2009-04-23 12:34:28

Granville T. Woods was an African American inventor. He was born in Columbus, Ohio on April 23, 1856 and died in New York on January 30, 1910. Woods devoted his life to discovering new ways of improving an array of things specific to the railroad industry. More than a dozen devices to improve electric railway cars were invented by Woods, as well as many more for controlling the flow of electricity. One of his most notable inventions was a system for advising the train engineer of how close...

More Articles (1 articles) »
Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
Related