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2014-09-10 16:27:51

TORONTO, Sept. 10, 2014 /CNW/ - Mandalay Resources Corporation ("Mandalay") (TSX: MND) and Elgin Mining Inc. ("Elgin") (TSX: ELG) are pleased to announce the completion of the acquisition of Elgin by Mandalay by way of a court-approved plan of arrangement (the "Arrangement"). Mr. Brad Mills, Chief Executive Officer of Mandalay, commented, "I am pleased to announce that we have successfully closed the Elgin transaction as planned, adding Elgin's Björkdal gold mine in Sweden as...

2014-07-31 12:24:14

TORONTO and VANCOUVER, July 31, 2014 /CNW/ - Mandalay Resources Corporation ("Mandalay") (TSX: MND) announced today that it has advanced, by way of the previously disclosed convertible bridge loan, approximately C$5 million to Elgin Mining Inc. ("Elgin") (TSX: ELG). Elgin used the proceeds of the loan to repay its existing loan from Sprott Resource Lending Partnership ("Sprott") and has now settled all outstanding reclamation obligations relating to its former coal operations in...

2014-06-04 08:23:01

TORONTO AND VANCOUVER, June 4, 2014 /CNW/ - Mandalay Resources Corporation ("Mandalay") (TSX: MND) and Elgin Mining Inc. ("Elgin") (TSX: ELG) announced today that they have entered into an arrangement agreement pursuant to which Mandalay will acquire all of the outstanding common shares of Elgin for consideration consisting of C$0.37 cash or 0.4111 of a Mandalay common share per Elgin common share, subject to pro ration. The total transaction value is approximately C$70 million....

2010-12-10 00:00:37

On December 8, 2010, Fabric Images, Inc.® moves into its new manufacturing and creative home. Understanding the increase demand for fabric architecture and displays offering Fabric Images, Inc.® responds with the creation of a new 200,00 sq. ft. manufacturing plant to meet the needs of the future. Elgin, IL (PRWEB) December 8, 2010 Fabric Images, Inc.® is announcing the expansion and relocation of its headquarters in Elgin, Illinois. On December 8, 2010, Fabric Images,...

2009-02-04 16:33:00

ELGIN, Ill., Feb. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Because of the economic downturn, the City of Elgin has joined with Congressman Bill Foster, Senator Richard Durbin and other members of its Congressional delegation to urge Washington to pass a public works, infrastructure-based stimulus bill. Its passage could create hundreds of jobs in Elgin alone. The economic crisis is increasingly curtailing the ability of Elgin to proceed with capital projects. Homes in foreclosure have triggered a...

2008-09-19 21:00:15

By Jerry Turnquist One of Elgin's most historic buildings is about to look even more historic. In the next few weeks, the First Congregational Church of Elgin - a church that traces its roots to the city's founder, and whose building has served as a community center equivalent to the Hemmens Cultural Center - will launch a campaign to restore its 1960s wing. This will result in a building that is a better historical fit on the outside, and more functional on the inside. Looking historic...

2008-07-11 21:00:21

By The Observer, La Grande, Ore. Jul. 11--ELGIN -- Mayor Carmen Gentry announced Wednesday that the City of Elgin has received an additional $4,000 in private donations for the Elgin Family Clinic, leaving a balance of $19,500 to raise. Earlier this week, Darrin Larvik of the City Garbage Service contacted the mayor, offering a generous donation toward the clinic fundraising effort. "He said that since City Garbage services Elgin, they wanted to be a partner in helping the community,"...

2008-06-30 21:02:44

By Trish Yerges, The Observer, La Grande, Ore. Jun. 30--ELGIN -- Mayor Carmen Gentry has announced that Oregon Health & Science University will continue providing staff and support to the Elgin Family Clinic through August. "They are extending (their support) to us until the end of August so we can continue to work on getting the last bit of money we need," Gentry said Friday. The city of Elgin has raised $93,500 to date and is actively seeking funding sources for the remaining...

2008-06-24 02:30:14

By Dick Mason, The Observer, La Grande, Ore. Jun. 23--Retired Enterprise educator Larry Christman returned from an Alaskan cruise with his wife Anne last week to learn that the Elgin School District wants him to drop anchor in its waters.There was a message on his answering machine asking if he would be interested in serving as Elgin's interim superintendent for the third time since 2000. Christman is accepting the offer to dive in. On Friday the Elgin School Board named him...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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