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2014-06-16 16:23:12

PROVIDENCE, R.I., June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Combining painting instruction with a wine bar, Muse Paintbar is now open for guests at the company's first Rhode Island location at 117 North Main Street, Providence. A relaxing oasis for artists and non-artists of all ages and skill levels, Muse Paintbar is place for friends to learn, laugh, relax and celebrate life's milestones with skilled painting instructors in an inviting space. Muse Paintbar is open to the public and to private...

2014-06-03 12:23:23

In the news release, Providence Service Corporation Completes Acquisition of Ingeus Limited; Amends Credit Facility, issued 03-Jun-2014 by The Providence Service Corporation over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the dollar amount of the revolving credit facility in the first paragraph, last sentence, should read "$165 million to $240 million" rather than "$160 million to $235 million" as originally issued inadvertently. The complete, corrected release follows: Providence...

2014-05-29 00:22:48

Funding Will Help More Businesses Use Data to Understand Customers and Grow Sales PROVIDENCE, R.I., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Swipely, the simple way for merchants to understand customers and grow sales, today announced it has completed a $20 million Series C round of financing. Pritzker Group Venture Capital led the investment and was joined by existing investors First Round Capital, Index Ventures and Shasta Ventures. Swipely will use the new funding to accelerate growth, helping more...

2014-05-01 16:24:54

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Capital Properties, Inc. (OTCQX: CPTP) reported net income of $77,000 for the three months ended March 31, 2014; the net income for the three months ended March 31, 2013 was $340,000. Based upon 6,599,912 shares outstanding, the basic income per common share for the three months ended March 31, 2014 and 2013 was $.01 and $.05, respectively. For the three months ended March 31, 2014, leasing revenue increased $45,000 from 2013...

2014-04-28 12:36:42

PROVIDENCE, R.I., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spectra Systems Corporation (LSE: SPSY.L) is pleased to announce that it has signed a lottery Internal Control System (ICS) services contract to benefit the Michigan Lottery, which is the first to include a dedicated Internal Control System with new service and software development capabilities for Internet and mobile lottery. The contract has an initial term of four years with provisions for extensions. The Michigan Lottery's...

2014-04-22 23:06:51

Dental Sleep Medicine education company, Sleep Group Solutions, provide Dental education on implementing a sleep protocol, via two day programs involving Sleep Apnea signs and symptoms, including acid reflux, obesity, and large neck size correlations. Upcoming CE lectures include Providence, New Orleans, and San Diego. Ft. Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 According to the National Sleep Foundation, more than 18 million American adults have sleep apnea. Signs and symptoms of...

2014-04-02 23:29:00

Admirals Bank and Rhode Island General Treasurer Gina Raimondo today honored the first of many graduates from the Admirals Bank Financial Scholars Program, a new initiative to bring critical financial literacy education to all public high school students across Providence, RI. The bank has partnered with EverFi, Inc., the nation’s leading education technology company, to bring an interactive, web-based financial management program to all Providence public high schools. Providence, RI...

2014-02-17 08:24:41

Boston-based advertising agency launches campaign that delights consumers with breakfast PROVIDENCE, R.I., Feb. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The best way to have a great day is to start with a good morning, and McDonald's is serving up just that. Today, McDonald's unveiled its new integrated advertising campaign, Good Morning Providence, which captures real Rhode Islanders unexpectedly being surprised with a warm McDonald's breakfast served by actual restaurant crew members. Developed...

2014-02-06 08:28:56

Providence and Swedish will implement the integrated solution at seven Washington State hospitals to improve patient transitions. NEWTON, Mass., Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Curaspan Health Group, the leading provider of patient-transition solutions, announced today that it will partner with Providence Health & Services and Swedish Health Services to implement its care transition and utilization review solutions at seven Seattle and Spokane-area hospitals. Providence Health &...

2013-12-13 23:26:48

Vegans and Eco-Conscious shoppers have a new option in Organic Hair Products for Women; Zion Health announces new line; Adama Minerals Natural Shampoos and Conditioners are now available at Whole Foods Market in Providence, Rhode Island. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) December 13, 2013 Eco-friendly, natural health product manufacturer Zion Health announces an innovative line of natural hair products that cleans hair without stripping it of its natural oils; now available at natural...


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.