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2010-10-05 07:00:00

COLUMBUS, Ga., Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- This Sunday, October 10, NASCAR driver Carl Edwards and his crew will unveil a special new Aflac Duck Wingman Bead of Courage to show kids with serious illnesses like cancer that they are not alone in their fight against the disease.

2010-05-11 08:00:00

NEW YORK, May 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Griffin Land & Nurseries, Inc. (Nasdaq: GRIF) ("Griffin") will hold its 2010 Annual Meeting of Stockholders today. Frederick M.

2010-04-15 13:15:00

CHICAGO, April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Famed comedian, actor, singer and choreographer Eddie Griffin will shock the radio airwaves during his personal interview with nationally acclaimed fathers' rights advocate and attorney Jeffery Leving on his Fathers' Rights Legal Show this Sunday, April 18, 2010 on Soul 106.3FM (www.soul1063radio.com) from 2:00pm - 2:30pm CST.

2010-01-27 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Griffin Land & Nurseries, Inc. (Nasdaq: GRIF) ("Griffin") announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share on Griffin's common stock.

2010-01-11 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Griffin Land & Nurseries, Inc. (Nasdaq: GRIF) ("Griffin") announced that a subsidiary has closed on the acquisition of an approximate 120,000 square foot industrial building in Breinigsville, Pennsylvania.

2009-12-16 07:03:00

CHICAGO, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- William J. Griffin, a lawyer and former journalist who served as Press Secretary and Chief of Staff for a Chicago mayor, will join Hill & Knowlton as senior vice president and practice leader, Midwest Public Affairs, effective January 1.

2009-09-22 15:28:56

Authorities in Texas said a Bandera County jailer attempting to pull a prank on colleagues was shot in the leg by a startled deputy. Chief Deputy Don Berger said Daniel Spengler, 22, was shot in the right thigh by Deputy A.J.

2009-09-21 12:46:35

Authorities in Florida said a man who blamed 10 counts of possession of child pornography on his cat is facing 90 additional charges of the crime. The Martin County Sheriff's Office said Keith Riley Griffin, 48, of Jensen Beach, Fla., was charged in early August with 10 counts of possession of child

2009-09-09 16:16:52

George Takei and Kathy Griffin will play embattled U.S. reality television couple Jon and Kate Gosselin in a segment of Jimmy Kimmel Live, ABC said. The Gosselins, who recently announced plans to divorce, star along with their twins and sextuplets on the TLC series Jon & Kate Plus 8.

2009-08-11 14:43:42

A North Carolina woman says she is being discriminated against because members of a men's tennis league won't play her. Nancy Griffin used to run her male counterparts ragged in the Raleigh men's league, but contends in a lawsuit that the city unfairly changed the rules three years ago so her male victims could dodge matches with her. One said he had a jealous wife, and he couldn't play females, Griffin told The (Raleigh) News & Observer.