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2011-10-15 07:00:00

New River Innovation's Beyond415 IRS-issue management system wins second major accolade within the first year of launchâ”K2 Enterprises Quality Award. The solution was recognized under the New Product category. Beyond415 is the professionâs only web-based solution for handling IRS issues that arise after tax filing, such as notices, audits, and client management. Greensboro, NC (PRWEB) October 15, 2011 New River Innovation announced today that its advanced...

2011-09-03 07:00:00

The entire length of Gannaway Drive (from Main Street to Ragsdale Road) will be blocked off, turning downtown Jamestown into a gigantic concert venue. Jamestown, NC (PRWEB) September 03, 2011 Jamestown Swing, a non-profit organization established in 2009 to market Jamestown, NC and raise funds and awareness for the YMCA âœWe Build Peopleâ campaign through high profile special events, has announced its 2011 charity event will be held Saturday, October...

2011-08-16 15:58:00

GREENSBORO, N.C., Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lorillard, Inc. (NYSE: LO), the third largest manufacturer of cigarettes in the United States, today filed suit against the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), challenging nine new cigarette warnings as an unconstitutional way of forcing tobacco manufacturers to disseminate the government's anti-smoking message. Lorillard filed the lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia along with R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co.,...

2011-08-13 00:00:30

NOTION Music Announces compatibility of NOTION3 and Lion and Release of New Expansion Sounds Greensboro, NC (PRWEB) August 12, 2011 Notion Music, the makers of the award-winning software products Notion, Progression, and Progression for iPad have announced that NOTION3 is now compatible with MAC OS X Lion in its latest downloadable update. Also in this latest update, along with various fixes and enhancements, is the ability to use the new expansion sounds now available for download in the...

2011-08-12 14:00:00

GREENSBORO, N.C., Aug. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lorillard, Inc. (NYSE: LO), the third largest manufacturer of cigarettes in the United States, announced today the declaration of a quarterly dividend on its common stock in the amount of $1.30 per share, payable on September 12, 2011 to stockholders of record as of September 1, 2011. The Company's Board of Directors also approved a new share repurchase program, authorizing the Company to repurchase in the aggregate up to $750 million of its...

2011-08-01 15:54:00

GREENSBORO, N.C., Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lorillard, Inc. (NYSE: LO), the third largest manufacturer of cigarettes in the United States, today announced that it has priced an underwritten public offering of an aggregate principal amount of $500 million 3.50% senior notes due 2016 and $250 million 7.00% senior notes due 2041 through its main operating subsidiary, Lorillard Tobacco Company, and guaranteed by Lorillard, Inc. Lorillard, Inc. expects to close the sale of the notes on...

2011-07-29 09:36:00

GREENSBORO, N.C., July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lorillard, Inc. (NYSE: LO), the third largest manufacturer of cigarettes in the United States, today announced that its Board of Directors voted to establish a majority vote standard in director elections and to enhance disclosure of Lorillard political contributions. Meeting in New York, NY yesterday, the Board adopted the two measures unanimously. Both issues had been presented as shareholder proposals at Lorillard's Annual Meeting of...

2011-07-28 08:38:00

GREENSBORO, N.C., July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lorillard, Inc. (NYSE:LO), the third largest manufacturer of cigarettes in the United States, today announced the election of Andrew H. Card, Jr., a former White House Chief of Staff who earlier served as U.S. Secretary of Transportation, to the Lorillard Board of Directors. "We are delighted that Andy Card is joining the Lorillard board," said Murray S. Kessler, chairman, president and CEO of Lorillard, Inc. "His broad experience in...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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