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2014-07-24 16:32:59

LEXINGTON, Ky., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lexmark International, Inc. (NYSE: LXK) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.36 per share of Lexmark Class A Common Stock. The dividend is payable on Sept. 12, 2014, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on Aug. 29, 2014. About LexmarkLexmark is uniquely focused on connecting unstructured printed and digital information across enterprises with the processes, applications and...

2014-07-15 08:25:47

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. and LEXINGTON, Ky., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The PGA TOUR and Tempur-Pedic today announced an agreement through 2016 that makes the leading bedding provider an official sponsor of the PGA TOUR. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140715/127058 Through the relationship, Tempur-Pedic will receive designations as the TOUR's official mattress, bedding and pillow sponsor. This represents the first national sports sponsorship for the company, one that grew...

2014-06-18 08:27:14

Discover the Best of what Virginia has to offer LEXINGTON, Va., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Best of Virginia 2014 issue of Virginia Living is the statewide guide to all that is 'best' in Virginia, from dining, to shopping to doing. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140617/118991 Virginia Living readers honored Lexington, and its surrounding attractions, restaurants and businesses with multiple awards. "Lexington residents and merchants are known for their hospitality...

2014-06-06 12:26:30

LEXINGTON, Ky., June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- News Facts: Corporate News -- Lexmark International, Inc. (NYSE: LXK) announced first quarter financial results, reflecting the company's ongoing progress in transforming to a higher value portfolio. To access the earnings news release, click here, and for the earnings presentation, click here. -- Lexmark announced that its Board of Directors approved a 20 percent increase of its dividend to $0.36 per...

2014-06-02 08:31:08

LOMBARD, Ill., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lombard's award-winning and only locally owned assisted living community is expanding their fully accessible rooms and services. Available in June, Lexington Square of Lombard's assisted living floor will have 18 new rooms available along with other amenities. Sherry Kizer, the SVP of Lexington Squares of Lombard, says, "June is a very exciting time for us because in addition to 18 new rooms, we are adding a town center activity area, new...

2014-05-15 08:41:30

LEXINGTON, Ky., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Lexmark International, Inc. (NYSE: LXK) announced today that Paul Rooke, chairman and chief executive officer, will participate in Sanford C. Bernstein's 30(th) Annual Strategic Decisions Conference on May 29, 2014, in New York City. -- Rooke's presentation, scheduled to begin at 8:00 a.m. EDT, can be accessed live from Lexmark's investor relations website at http://investor.lexmark.com. --...

2014-04-29 16:26:49

The fascinating cable television program will air on ABC WTVQ-TV during the month of May. CORAL SPRINGS, Fla., April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Enterprises TV will air in Lexington, Kentucky and vicinity during the month of May. The region may be known as the "horse capital of the country", but it is also the home to several Fortune 500 companies. The city has one of the most stable economies in the country due to its abundance of technology and government jobs, and a...

2014-04-25 23:01:50

Nonprofit Ranked 12th for 2014; Has Made Winner’s List Four Consecutive Years Lexington, KY (PRWEB) April 25, 2014 Connected Nation has once again been selected as one of the best places to work in Kentucky, finishing 12th in the ranking, up 3 spots from 2013, of small-sized Kentucky employers in the awards presented Thursday by the Kentucky Society for Human Resource Management in conjunction with the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce. The honor marks the fourth consecutive year that...

2014-03-13 08:26:48

LEXINGTON, Ky., March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The NCAA Final Four tournament brought an economic surge to Lexington in 1985 when it came to town. "Community leaders tout the economic advantages of such events, that have a window before, during and usually for a short time afterwards," said Ron Mossotti, president of Hammond Communications Group, a Lexington-based company. "For us, that Final Four effect has continued and grown for 30 years." In 1985 the NCAA looked for local help...

2014-02-28 23:31:38

The Bair Foundation Lexington office is moving to a new, larger location. Lexington, KY (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 The Bair Foundation Child & Family Ministries, a national provider of social services dedicated to the treatment, restoration and empowerment of children, youth and families has announced today that they have moved the location of their Lexington office. The address of the new location is 2393 Alumni Drive – Suite 205, Lexington, KY 40517-4286. The local phone number has...


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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