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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,...

2010-04-19 05:00:00

MERRILLVILLE, Ind., April 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NiSource Inc. (NYSE: NI) today announced the company will host an analyst conference call at 9 a.m. EDT (8 a.m. CDT) on Tuesday, May 4, 2010, to review its first quarter 2010 financial results and to provide a general business update. NiSource will release its first quarter earnings before U.S. financial markets open on May 4. All interested parties may listen to the conference call live on May 4 by logging onto the NiSource Web...

2010-02-18 06:30:00

MERRILLVILLE, Ind., Feb. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NiSource Inc. (NYSE: NI) President & CEO Robert C. Skaggs Jr. today announced a leadership change at its Indiana utilities following the announcement by executive vice president and group CEO Eileen O'Neill Odum that she is resigning her position at the end of the month to spend more time with her family. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100218/DE56821 ) Skaggs said that Jimmy D. Staton, a NiSource executive with an...

2010-02-04 11:06:00

DENVER, Feb 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: WLL) will release its fourth quarter and full-year 2009 financial and operating results on Wednesday, February 24, 2010 after the market closes. A conference call with investors, analysts and other interested parties is scheduled for 11:00 a.m. EST (10:00 a.m. CST, 9:00 a.m. MST) on Thursday, February 25, 2010 to discuss Whiting's fourth quarter and full-year 2009 financial and operating results. Please call...

2009-10-15 16:06:00

DENVER, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: WLL) will release its third quarter 2009 financial and operating results on Wednesday, October 28, 2009 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, October 29, 2009 to discuss Whiting's third quarter 2009 financial and operating results. Please call (866) 314-4483 (U.S./Canada)...

2009-09-01 10:25:00

ITASCA, Ill., Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- JEWEL-OSCO, a leading Midwest food and drug retailer, and FOX Chicago, are teaming up during September's "Hunger Action Month" to help generate awareness as well as raise much needed food and funds for food banks across Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana. Throughout September, Jewel-Osco will be collecting cash and food donations from the public at all of its 183 stores under the "Give a Little, Feed a Lot" campaign, with a goal of raising enough...

2009-07-15 11:39:00

MERRILLVILLE, Ind., July 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NiSource Inc. (NYSE: NI) today announced that it will host an analyst conference call at 9 a.m. EDT (8 a.m. CDT) on Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2009, to review its second quarter 2009 financial results and provide a general business update. NiSource's first quarter earnings will be released before U.S. financial markets open on Aug. 4, 2009. All interested parties may hear the conference call live on Aug. 4 by logging onto the NiSource web-site...

2009-07-13 16:30:00

DENVER, July 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: WLL) will release its second quarter 2009 financial and operating results on Wednesday, July 29, 2009 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 30, 2009 to discuss Whiting's second quarter 2009 financial and operating results. Please call (866) 770-7120 (U.S./Canada) or (617)...

2009-04-28 15:02:00

NORTH SHORE, Ill., April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Triblocal, the Chicago Tribune's community news and advertising service, will launch three new weekly print editions focused on the North Shore including Wilmette, Kenilworth, Winnetka, Northfield, Glencoe, Highland Park, Deerfield, Highwood, Lake Forest, Lake Bluff, Northbrook, Glenview and Golf on Thursday, April 30, 2009. Triblocal, which is included in Thursday's edition of the Chicago Tribune, provides hyper-local information including...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.