Latest Laura Jordan Stories

2013-08-28 23:26:32

John Powers, Daniel Santola, Patrick Higgins, Laura Jordan and Professor Michael Hutter have been consistently listed in the legal profession’s oldest and most-respected peer-review publication. Albany, New York (PRWEB) August 28, 2013 Powers & Santola, LLP., one of the nation’s preeminent medical malpractice and personal injury law firms, is pleased to announce that five of its attorneys have again been named to the 2014 Edition of Best Lawyers in America®. Powers &...

2008-09-23 21:00:13

By KRIS WISE MARAMBA It could be up to a month before some handicapped swimmers have a way to get into the new pool at the YWCA. The fitness facility on Quarrier Street spent almost $500,000 to put in a new pool to replace the old one. The new pool features a 4-foot-wide wheelchair-accessible ramp that extends for almost the entire 60-foot length of the pool. During the renovation process, however, a stationary hydraulic chair lift that had been used by some people to get into the...

2008-09-08 18:00:09

By Kellen Henry Children that receive care at the YWCA Child Enrichment Center will be the first to splash in the YWCA's new swimming pool at its reopening celebration on Tuesday. The remodeled pool and locker area will be on display at the Quarrier Street fitness center at a dedication and open house from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday "We're wrapping it up, putting the final touches of paint and carpet down right now and cleaning over the weekend," YWCA marketing director Laura Jordan said...

2008-07-29 21:00:19

By CHARLOTTE FERRELL SMITH On the Web * Visit dailymail.com for more photos of renovations to the Charleston YWCA. A larger pool and splashes of color throughout the building brighten Charleston's YWCA. Renovations will be complete by early September, said Laura Jordan, marketing director. The official ribbon-cutting ceremony with tours and refreshments will be held a couple of weeks later with speaker Betty Schoenbaum, who contributed $150,000 earmarked for the pool. The pool, a...

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