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2014-07-22 16:22:53

OAK BROOK, Ill., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE: FSS) declared a dividend of three cents ($0.03) per share on its common stock. The dividend is payable on September 3, 2014 to holders of record at the close of business on August 12, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120420/CG91760LOGO About Federal Signal Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE: FSS) provides products and services to protect people and our planet. Founded...

2014-07-03 12:23:39

CHICAGO, July 3, 2014 Since 1922, the immaculate Oak Brook Polo Grounds have been home to world-class teams visiting every summer to play at one of the largest polo facilities in the country. This year, Chicago Marriott Oak Brook is offering the Oak Brook Polo Package for guests wishing to attend a match. With rates beginning at $149 per night, this package includes: -- Overnight accommodations, either with one king bed or two double beds -- Breakfast for up to four guests, which...

2014-05-27 08:24:19

McDonald's® Inspiration Celebration® Gospel Tour came to soulful stop in Philadelphia as partof nationwide concert series PHILADELPHIA, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Last week, McDonald's Inspiration Celebration Gospel Tour delivered messages of hope, inspiration and service to Philadelphia. Some of gospel music's biggest acts kept concertgoers clapping, dancing, laughing and lifting up their hands in joy. Attendees witnessed moving performances from Erica Campbell, Anthony...

2014-04-29 16:23:07

OAK BROOK, Ill., April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE: FSS), a leader in environmental and safety solutions, announced today that its Board of Directors has named Jennifer L. Sherman as its Chief Operating Officer, effective immediately. This is a new role at the global industrial manufacturing company headquartered in Oak Brook, IL. The Chief Operating Officer role more accurately recognizes Ms. Sherman's progressively expanded responsibilities at the...

2014-04-29 08:30:44

Mosaic Multicultural to Execute Marketing Strategies for Southern Arizona McDonald's Operators Association PHOENIX, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mosaic Multicultural, a full-service strategic consulting firm dedicated to multicultural markets has been named Agency of Record (AOR) for the Southern Arizona McDonald's Operator Association (SAMOA). As AOR, Mosaic will lead all general market and Hispanic marketing efforts for 55 McDonald's stores in southern Arizona. "We are proud and...

2014-04-28 12:28:16

CHICAGO, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The McDonald's Owner/Operators of Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana (MOCNI) Co-op named Cossette as its new lead advertising agency following a multi-national strategic and creative agency review. Cossette will assume all general consumer marketing and advertising for the MOCNI co-op which is comprised of nearly 500 McDonald's restaurants. "We're thrilled to welcome Cossette and their fresh creative ideas to MOCNI," said Ed Schmitt, Jr.,...

2014-04-01 12:26:05

Awards recognize leadership in improving food security and in operating responsible supply chains MINNEAPOLIS, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- McDonald's, one of Cargill's largest global customers, honored Cargill today with seven "Best of Sustainable Supply" awards, including two category winners for community impact and economics. McDonald's bestows the awards to recognize outstanding supplier leadership in helping provide a safe, sustainable and assured supply of food and products for its...

2014-03-18 08:28:12

CORAL SPRINGS, Florida, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quick service industry focuses on providing healthy and convenient options for consumers: GRILLiT, Inc. (OTC: GRLT), The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN), Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM), McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) and Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) GRILLiT, Inc. (OTCPink: GRLT) today announced that it has changed its name to Healthy & Tasty Brands Corporation in its domicile State of Nevada,...

2014-03-13 12:23:50

Oak Brook Hills Resort - Chicago Announces Pet Friendly Accommodations CHICAGO, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oak Brook Hills Resort-Chicago, announced new pet friendly accommodations at its resort that will make pet owners and their companions jump for joy. Now, the entire family can enjoy all of the exciting experiences awaiting them at this top notch Chicago area resort. Located just minutes away from many of the country's leading corporate headquarters and world class...

2014-03-11 20:21:48

Player Escort program gives a Southern California soccer fan a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Brazil, grants to benefit local youth soccer organizations LOS ANGELES, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- McDonald's is giving young soccer enthusiasts in Southern California the opportunity to secure a $1,000 grant for a Southern California soccer organization of their choice, and travel to Brazil this summer to meet one of their soccer heroes competing for the 2014 FIFA World Cup(TM) title....


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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