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2009-05-13 09:47:00

HOUSTON, May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The Rotary National Award for Space Achievement (RNASA) Foundation's National Space Trophy was presented to former NASA Administrator Michael D. Griffin on Friday, May 8 at a gala held at the Houston Hyatt Regency hotel. Guests, including former trophy winners, NASA officials, members of the military, aerospace executives, and Stellar Award nominees, were welcomed by RNASA President Rodolfo Gonzalez and Harris County Judge Ed Emmett. Clear Lake High School...

2009-05-12 08:00:00

NEW YORK, May 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Griffin Land & Nurseries, Inc. (Nasdaq: GRIF) ("Griffin") will hold its 2009 Annual Meeting of Stockholders today. Frederick M. Danziger, Griffin's President and Chief Executive Officer, will update stockholders at the Annual Meeting on Griffin's current activities. Mr. Danziger will report that for Griffin's real estate business, Griffin Land, the emphasis is on leasing currently vacant space and seeking build-to-suit projects for the...

2009-05-07 16:00:00

The Debut Book by Writer, NBA Wife & Mother Audrey Griffin is Slated for Early Fall Release Award-Winning Author, Editor & Journalist Asha Bandele on Board as Editor NEW YORK, May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- It was announced today that NBA wife and writer Audrey Griffin is slated to write a myth-dispelling book, shattering the stereotypes put on NBA wives to show that everything isn't always glitz and glamour while offering mothers everywhere real and practical ways to becoming more balanced...

2009-04-23 07:00:00

SPECIAL PRESS-ONLY PREVIEW: DATE: Wednesday, April 29, 2009 TIME: 1pm to 4pm LOCATION: Clars Auction Gallery - 5644 Telegraph Avenue - Oakland, CA 91104 OAKLAND, Calif., April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Treasures from the personal collection of the late entertainment icon and entrepreneur Merv Griffin will be sold at Clars Auction Gallery in Oakland, California on Sunday afternoon, May 3, 2009. Clars will hold a Public Preview on Friday, May 1st1PM to 6PM and Saturday, May 2nd and Sunday, May 3rd...

2009-04-21 08:05:00

The Hunt and The Strike Combine Authentic, Immersive, Hunting and Fishing Gameplay with Uniquely Innovative Fishing Pole and Rifle Controllers MINNEAPOLIS, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Videogame and peripheral developer and manufacturer, Griffin International, videogame publisher XS Games(1), and the #1 outdoor retailer in America(2), Bass Pro Shops, today revealed the first details of the upcoming outdoor sports videogames, The Strike and The Hunt. Currently in development, The Hunt and The...

2009-04-15 09:14:00

Food delivery in one tractor trailer shipment on Thursday, April 16th at 9:30 a.m. DERBY, Conn., April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Griffin Hospital employees will donate 1,649 cases (27,900 cans, jars, packages) of food to the Spooner House homeless shelter and eight community food banks. Griffin Hospital serves a six-town region in South Central Connecticut with a combined population of 105,000. The food will be delivered by tractor trailer in one shipment to Basement Systems warehouse, 25 Progress...

2009-04-09 08:00:00

NEW YORK, April 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Griffin Land & Nurseries, Inc. (Nasdaq: GRIF) ("Griffin") today reported a 2009 first quarter operating loss of ($2,064,000) on total revenue of $4,633,000 as compared to a 2008 first quarter operating loss of ($2,137,000) on total revenue of $4,481,000. Griffin reported a 2009 first quarter net loss of ($1,822,000) and a basic and diluted net loss per share of ($0.36) as compared to a 2008 first quarter net loss of ($1,609,000) and a basic and...

2009-04-07 15:05:19

Oklahoma sophomore forward Blake Griffin, the consensus collegiate player of the year, said Tuesday he was submitting his name for the NBA draft. Griffin won the Oscar Robertson Trophy from the U.S. Basketball Writers and the Naismith Trophy from the Atlanta Tipoff Club. Both honor the collegiate player of the year. He is considered a strong possibility to be the first player taken in this summer's NBA draft. It's tough to walk away from something like this but at the same time, it's a big...

2009-04-06 08:40:44

Oklahoma sophomore center Blake Griffin was voted the Naismith Trophy men's college player of the year. Griffin, who led the nation in rebounding and the Big 12 Conference in scoring average, edged Pittsburgh's DeJuan Blair; North Carolina's Tyler Hansbrough, who won the Naismith Trophy last year; and Connecticut's Hasheem Thabeet for the award, which is given by the Atlanta Tipoff Club. A club release didn't include vote totals. This is a tremendous honor for Blake and a deserved one, said...

2009-03-27 17:24:00

Griffin Ranch Shows off its Distinct Style with New Multi-media Website LA QUINTA, Calif., March 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite a down economy, the sales professionals at Griffin Ranch continue to pace at an average sale of one home per week. Executives at the new-home community credit this success to its unique style, character and commitment to an unparalleled lifestyle for its residents. Initially conceived by the late entertainer Merv Griffin, the one-of-a-kind Country Club community is one...


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