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2011-07-19 14:32:00

MERRILLVILLE, Ind., July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mike Anderson Chevy is supporting the Merrillville community through a partnership with Merrillville Little League. The dealership has provided baseball equipment and a cash donation of $500. This is the second year Mike Anderson has helped Merrillville Little League with equipment kits complete with equipment bags, baseball buckets, dugout managers, and Chevy Youth Baseball t-shirts. (Logo:...

2011-07-05 08:00:00

SYOSSET, N.Y., July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mr. Andrew L. Kraemer, of Merrillville, Indiana, has been included in the Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Edition for his outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of law. ABOUT ANDREW L. KRAEMER Mr. Kraemer has more than 20 years of experience in the legal field. He is currently Owner and Sole Practitioner of The Law Office of Andrew L. Kraemer, in Merrillville, Indiana. He practices commercial, foreclosure, reorganization and...

2011-04-15 08:00:00

MERRILLVILLE, Ind., April 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NiSource Inc. (NYSE: NI) today announced the company will host an analyst conference call at 9 a.m. ET (8 a.m. CT) on Tuesday, May 3, 2011, to review its first quarter 2011 financial results and to provide a general business update. NiSource will release its first quarter earnings before U.S. financial markets open on May 3. All interested parties may listen to the conference call live on May 3 by logging onto the NiSource website at...

2011-01-18 15:49:00

MERRILLVILLE, Ind., Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --NiSource (NYSE: NI) companies provided a record level of more than $6.8 million in charitable donations to local, regional and national organizations in 2010. "NiSource's local operating companies and employees have long been a strong, positive force in the communities where we operate and provide service," NiSource President & CEO Robert C. Skaggs Jr. noted. "During good times and bad, we have a shared interest in the future strength...

2010-10-06 16:17:00

STUART, Fla., Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Prominent trial attorney Willie Gary announced today that he will spearhead a legal team in a $250 million breach of contract case against the Melbourne Airport Authority, Melbourne, Florida. The original lawsuit was filed in Brevard County Florida, May 12, 2004 on behalf of Global Technology Center, Inc. (Global). Gary and his law partners CK Hoffler and Manny Socias of the Stuart, Florida-based law firm of Gary, Williams, Finney, Lewis, Watson and...

2010-08-26 07:00:00

MERRILLVILLE, Ind., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NiSource Inc. (NYSE: NI) said today that, based on an initial review, it has concluded that the overall impact of an electric rate order received by Northern Indiana Public Service Co. (NIPSCO) is in line with the company's expected outcome for the case and its financial outlook. "The IURC's order in NIPSCO's 2008 electric rate case is a significant milestone in our effort to modernize rate design, enhance customer service and...

2010-07-07 15:59:00

DENVER, July 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: WLL) will release its second quarter 2010 financial and operating results on Wednesday, July 28, 2010 after the market closes. A conference call with investors, analysts and other interested parties is scheduled for 11:00 a.m. EDT (10:00 a.m. CDT, 9:00 a.m. MDT) on Thursday, July 29, 2010 to discuss Whiting's second quarter 2010 financial and operating results. Please call (800) 299-7089 (U.S./Canada) or (617)...

2010-04-26 11:47:00

More than 230 Will Attend CHICAGO, April 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following was released today by the Calumet Summit 2010 Committee: WHAT: More than 230 researchers, educators, public officials, and other stakeholders will participate in an unprecedented bi-state effort to re-think the ecological future of the Calumet Region, one of the world's most diverse landscapes. WHEN: April 27 & 28, 2010 8:00 a.m. - 5:15 p.m. WHERE: The Calumet Conference Center Purdue University...

2010-04-22 10:04:00

CHICAGO, April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- This spring Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana is partnering with the WNBA's Chicago Sky and Motorola to give girls an even greater voice on issues that significantly impact the environment. On April 22, (Earth Day), the Girl Scouts Forever Green Community Action Project will kick-off with a series of social media campaigns, public service announcements and media outreach to encourage the community to take action to protect the...

2010-04-22 10:00:00

MERRILLVILLE, Ind. April 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NiSource Inc., in collaboration with its nine local utilities, partnered with The Nature Conservancy to rebuild the Atlantic Forest through their Plant a Billion Trees program, ultimately helping to plant more than 190,000 trees through the effort. The partnership encouraged the company's 3.8 million customers to sign up for its Direct e-Bill paperless billing service. For each customer who signed up between Jan. 1, 2010 and April 1,...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.