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2014-04-16 16:26:01

- "Budweiser Made In America" Returns to Philadelphia for Third Consecutive Year at Benjamin Franklin Parkway - LOS ANGELES, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shawn "JAY Z" Carter, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, Live Nation CEO Michael Rapino, Budweiser and United Way of Greater Los Angeles are bringing the spirit of "Budweiser Made In America," to Los Angeles during the 2014 Labor Day weekend. The two-day music festival began in Philadelphia on Labor Day weekend 2012 to benefit...

2014-04-08 23:03:26

City of Houston Mayor Annise Parker and Artist James Surls Speak at Ceremony Honoring Art in Public Spaces Houston, TX (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 Upper Kirby District Foundation officials joined City of Houston Mayor Annise Parker and artist James Surls, along with area businesses and residents, in today’s dedication of the 38-foot tall sculpture "Tree and Three Flowers" just installed in the Upper Kirby area in the median on Kirby Drive, south of Westheimer Road. The artwork,...

2014-04-08 12:31:14

Imperial, Kings & UCL join forces with Oxford & Cambridge to build world's most powerful life sciences cluster LONDON, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mayor of London, Boris Johnson today (Tuesday, April 8) launched a major new initiative backed by some of the UK's senior academics and business people that will transform the London-Oxford-Cambridge life sciences sector into a world beating power-cluster. (Photo:...

2014-04-04 12:20:43

$26 million transformation features 24 new luxurious retail and dining destinations, innovative design, lavish amenities and local brands; record sales reached while under construction; and on path to create 230 new jobs and double sales CHICAGO, April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayor Rahm Emanuel, U.S. Senator Dick Durbin, the Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA), and Westfield, joined by airport and airline partners, today unveiled the new International Terminal 5 (T5) at Chicago O'Hare...

2014-03-31 23:24:03

City of Alpharetta honors select group of businesses at annual event. Alpharetta, GA (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 ZCorum, a leading provider of managed broadband services and diagnostics, announced that the City of Alpharetta, Georgia has named ZCorum as a Business of Excellence at the second annual Business of Excellence Breakfast on March 25th. The event, which was sponsored by the City of Alpharetta and Mayor David Belle Isle, honors an elite group of businesses in the city. The event was...

2014-03-26 12:27:49

~ Gov. Gen. David Johnston, Mayor Don Iveson, Wab Kinew, Cindy Blackstock and 10 others ~ EDMONTON, March 26, 2014 /CNW/ - The Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada (TRC) announced today the names of 14 prominent Canadians who will be inducted as Honorary Witnesses at the Alberta National Event from March 27 to 30 at the Shaw Centre. Honorary Witnesses are public figures who commit themselves to bear witness to the truths of residential school Survivors and to share with...

2014-03-13 08:31:24

LONDON, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayor of London Boris Johnson today outlined his vision to make London the tech capital of the world, as tech businesses said they were overwhelmingly positive about the future of the sector. Today, a new YouGov survey of tech firms based in London reveals that 84 per cent believe the outlook is bright for their sector and 71 per cent believe being based in the capital will help them attract the investment they need. The...

2014-03-10 23:23:12

Students from Wyandotte High School are getting much deserved attention for stepping up as environmental leaders in their community through the EE Community Connections program, supported by national non-profit Earth Force. This week, Mayor Holland will join the students as they work work directly with environmental engineers to build birdhouses on the plant’s property, as part of GM’s habitat restorations goals. Kansas City, KS (PRWEB) March 10, 2014 Students from Wyandotte High...

2014-03-04 16:23:44

HONOLULU, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This week the Urban Land Institute (ULI) Daniel Rose Center for Public Leadership in Land Use will begin a four-day study visit of the Blaisdell Center complex. The panel of land use experts will work with Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell in developing a strategy for creating a vibrant culture and arts district that is anchored by redevelopment of the iconic performing arts and exhibition complex....

2014-03-01 12:20:10

U.S. Mayors Release 200+ City Survey Showing Successful Use of Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Funding Under The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act WASHINGTON, March 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The nation's mayors this week released the results of a new survey pointing to city successes in using Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant (EECBG) program funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA)....