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2014-04-17 16:23:19

NOVI, Mich., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ITC Holdings Corp. (NYSE: ITC) today announced that it will release consolidated financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014 before the market opens on May 1, 2014. In addition, ITC will conduct a webcast and conference call on May 1 at 11 a.m. Eastern. Joseph L. Welch, chairman, president and CEO, and Cameron M. Bready, executive vice president and CFO, will discuss the financial results. Individuals wishing to...

2014-04-17 08:32:46

Mid-day program, featuring presentations by Oracle, Grant Thornton and Secure-24, focuses on strategies to make agile business intelligence a reality for Michigan companies SOUTHFIELD, Mich., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southeastern Michigan businesses interested in learning more about information technology strategies to support agile business intelligence are invited to a data center tour and program being held on April( )22(nd) at Secure-24's Plymouth data center. The mid-day...

2014-04-17 08:32:41

ATLANTA, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Axiologix, Inc. (OTC Pinks: AXLX) announced today that it has executed definitive agreements to acquire a controlling interest in iTeknik Holding Corporation, located in Commerce, Michigan, USA, that will bring nearly $11 million in additional annual revenues to Axiologix. On closing, Axiologix will acquire a 55.6% controlling interest in iTeknik Holding Corporation with a cash payment of $975,000 U.S. Dollars and deferred payments of $800,000...

2014-04-16 12:32:19

Event to feature infrared welding, market research, tech demos, plant tours and more WIXOM, Mich., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FRIMO, one of the leading developers and providers of system solutions for the manufacture of high quality plastic components, has announced it will be hosting a North American Welding Conference and Exposition for its customer and supplier partners on May 15 at the Lyon Oaks Center and at the company's TechCenter, both located in Wixom, Mich. The event will offer...

2014-04-16 12:20:47

LIVONIA, Mich., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TRW Automotive Holdings Corp. (NYSE: TRW) earned the number one quality ranking among all North American companies and its braking facility in Fowlerville, Michigan was recently named the 2014 Plant of the Year in North America - both honors were bestowed by Quality magazine. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140416/75394 The Fowlerville plant, which is closely supported by its sister plant in Fenton, Michigan was awarded the...

2014-04-15 23:01:36

M2 Certifications and MarijuanDoctors.com have joined together in a strategic marketing campaign directly aimed at helping Michigan medical marijuana patients. As an exclusive new signup, this Utica marijuana doctor is set to expand practices across the Wolverine State. (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 M2 Certifications is an alternative healthcare clinic and medical marijuana certification facility that is located in Utica, Michigan. As one of the Wolverine State’s finest alternative health...

2014-04-15 20:23:10

DETROIT, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The City of Detroit, working through federal bankruptcy mediators, has reached an agreement on pension and healthcare benefits with an association representing retired Detroit police and fire fighters - the first agreement with a major group of city retirees. The Retired Detroit Police and Fire Fighters Association (RDPFFA), one of Detroit's oldest and largest employee associations, reached an agreement with the city regarding the Bankruptcy...

2014-04-15 12:31:37

FERNDALE, Mich., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Detroit Elevator Company, in response to increasing consumer demand, has announced the expansion of their residential elevator business. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120404/DE81417LOGO Over the past few years, home elevators have become more and more popular and shown to increase a home's value while adding an attractive new feature. As a result, Detroit Elevator Company has reorganized its staff to address the increase in...

2014-04-15 12:30:34

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Democratic candidate, Dr. Anil Kumar, MD, officially filed paperwork April 11, 2014 in the race for Michigan's 11th Congressional District - where he has resided for over 30 years. In addition to qualifying, Dr. Kumar was the first candidate to file - and had 2,000 signatures, the maximum amount required. He also raised over $600,000 to date. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140415/73237 Dr. Kumar is a...

2014-04-15 12:24:03

DETROIT, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Record-setting winter temperatures drove natural gas usage up across Michigan, leading to higher bills for utility customers as well as those served by alternative gas suppliers. This, despite DTE's natural gas rates being the lowest in a decade. Due to an uptick in calls from concerned customers, DTE Energy is reminding them how natural gas is purchased on their behalf, and the options available through the Gas Customer Choice program. Gas Customer...


Latest Michigan Reference Libraries

Ford Motor Company's Glass House
2014-04-13 07:51:53

The Ford Motor Company is an American automobile manufacturer with its  headquarters located in Dearborn, Michigan. It was founded by Henry Ford at 39 years old and incorporated on June 16, 1903. It is described by Forbes as "the most important industrial company in the history of the United States." Ford would go on to become one of the world's largest and most profitable companies and is one of the largest family-controlled companies in the world. Henry Ford made an attempt at an...

Cartercar 1912
2014-02-25 08:47:20

Cartercar is a vehicle manufacturer, founded by Byron J. Carter in 1905, Jackson, Michigan. The company moved to Detroit in 1906, then to Pontiac, Michigan from 1907 to 1915. Originally, Carter started his own company named the Motorcar Company in 1905 after leaving the Jackson Automobile Company. At the end of the year, he moved to Detroit due to financing. The company was renamed the Cartercar Company in 1907 when it relocated to Pontiac, Michigan and merged with the Pontiac High...

Ottawa National Forest
2013-12-24 11:52:01

Ottawa National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the upper peninsula of Michigan. This forest holds 993,010 acres and encompasses many counties including Iron, Ontonagon, Marquette, and Baraga counties. The area was once inhabited by the Ojibwa people, who were known for gathering beaver pelts and trading or selling them with traders from Canada and eastern areas of the United States. When the fur trade declined, this forest and many others were sold in the Treaty...

Huron-Manistee National Forests
2013-11-01 12:56:11

Huron-Manistee National Forests are two national forests located in the lower peninsula of Michigan. The forests were combined in 1945 and hold 978,906 acres of public lands, wetlands, and other lands and waters. Huron National Forest, established in 1909, and Manistee National Forest, established in 1938, are not connected, but they had to be combined due to administrative issues. The Huron area is prone to fires, because of the large numbers of the highly flammable Jack Pine tree. The...

Isle Royale National Park
2013-04-18 00:37:38

Isle Royal National Park is located in the state of Michigan in the United States. The park contains 571,790 acres of land and water. Its mains feature is Isle Royale, the largest island in Lake Superior that stretches over forty-five miles. The park also contains four hundred smaller islands and the water that connects them. The park was established in 1940, designated as a Wilderness Area in 1976, and designated as an International Biosphere Reserve in 1980. Isle Royal once hosted a...

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