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2011-04-23 14:17:00

ST. LOUIS, April 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As the St. Louis community works to assess damages and initialize clean-up efforts following the devastating storms that hit the area on Friday evening, Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) pledges $100,000 to the American Red Cross to aid in early relief efforts.

2011-04-19 10:20:00

LAWRENCE, Kan., April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- When it comes web strategy, interactive marketing, and social technologies, Jeremiah Owyang is very simply one of the most respected names in the industry. To quote from Time.com, "If technology really is changing everything about the way we communicate, consider industry analyst Jeremiah Owyang a strategist on the front lines of the revolution.

2010-12-13 08:00:00

SYOSSET, N.Y., Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Maryann "Miki" Gudermuth, of Cape Girardeau, Missouri, has been included in the Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Edition for her outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of social services. ABOUT MARYANN "MIKI" GUDERMUTH Ms.

2010-09-13 08:27:00

CARTHAGE, Mo., Sept. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today, Leggett & Platt (NYSE: LEG) announced that it has sold its Storage Products business to SPG International, LLC.

2009-12-16 07:00:00

ST. LOUIS, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Solutia Inc (NYSE: SOA) today announced the launch of its newly redesigned website, www.solutia.com .

2009-07-09 18:52:41

People want food to be local and they want to know where it comes from and how it is made, a Washington state research firm said. Michelle Barry of the Hartman Group said the Bellevue market research firm polled 1,600 people in 2007 but more recent testimony reported in the St.

2009-06-23 09:00:00

Cooperative Agreement Builds Careers, Economy OVERLAND PARK, Kan., June 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- YRC Worldwide Inc. (Nasdaq: YRCW) today announced that it has finalized an agreement with the U.S.

2009-05-13 12:05:00

First Kansas City Area Foundation Grant Presented to Local Domestic Violence Shelter, SAFEHOME ROSEVILLE, Calif., May 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Established in the company's Sacramento market since 1992, employees of leading independent communications holding company SureWest Communications (Nasdaq: SURW) today launched the expansion of the SureWest Foundation into the company's Kansas City market with a $500 donation to SAFEHOME, a local domestic violence shelter.

2009-05-08 07:30:00

CARTHAGE, Mo., May 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- 1Q EPS reduced to $.02 due to a 4 cents per share impact of customer shutdown Diversified manufacturer Leggett & Platt reported that Consolidated Bedding (the primary Spring Air manufacturer), a significant customer of Leggett's, notified Leggett on May 5 that it is ceasing operations.

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