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2014-09-30 12:26:15

RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Marketing-communications agency West Cary Group has been chosen as a strategic partner of Richmond 2015, the committee responsible for organizing next year's UCI Road World Cycling Championships (the Worlds). The elite sporting event will be held Sept. 19-27, 2015, in and around Richmond. West Cary Group will provide ongoing marketing support through a host of communications channels including digital, direct and social. "More than...

2014-09-24 23:01:09

Five new members have been added to the Science Museum of Virginia's Trustee and Foundation boards this summer. (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 The Science Museum of Virginia has added five new members to its Trustee and Foundation boards this summer. Governor McAuliffe appointed Eucharia “Ukay” Jackson, Linda Nash and James T. Roberts to the Museum’s Board of Trustees; Hank C. Coleman, Jr. and John H. Wick, IV were voted onto the Museum’s Foundation board. “The Museum is...

2014-09-18 16:22:25

- Redemption of NYSE-listed $5.00 Dividend Preferred Stock RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Virginia Electric and Power Company (Virginia Power), a wholly owned subsidiary of Dominion (NYSE: D), announced that it is notifying holders of its preferred stock of its plans to redeem all shares of each outstanding series of preferred stock. The redemption date of the preferred stock is Oct. 20, 2014. The shares to be redeemed include the company's $5.00 Dividend Preferred...

2014-09-04 16:27:14

The company is exploring difficult issues about confronting aging and long term care planning RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE: GNW) is coming to San Francisco on September 6 - 7 as part of Mountain View Art & Wine Festival, the fourth stop on a national research and education program to have conversations about a pressing issue confronting many Americans: how to plan and pay for long term care needs for an aging population. The United States is...

2014-08-25 12:26:20

The company is exploring difficult issues about confronting aging and long term care planning RICHMOND, Va., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE: GNW) is coming to Los Angeles on August 30?September 1 as part of Fiesta Hermosa, the third stop on a national research and education program to have conversations about a pressing issue confronting many Americans: how to plan and pay for long term care needs for an aging population. The United States is undergoing a...

2014-08-12 12:32:42

More than 300 high schools use the web-based curriculum to meet personal finance education requirements RICHMOND, Va., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Genworth Foundation's My Money, My Future(SM) financial education program has reached more than 100,000 students since its inception in 2010. Genworth has partnered with leading education technology company EverFi, Inc. to bring this interactive, web-based financial management program to more than 300 schools across Virginia and in...

2014-06-10 12:26:46

RICHMOND, Va., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- West Cary Group, a full-service, brand-advertising agency headquartered in Richmond, Va., has been selected as agency of record for Union First Market Bank. Since acquiring StellarOne Bank, Union has become the largest Virginia-based community bank in the commonwealth. The firm will be responsible for a complete range of the financial institution's communications needs, including brand, digital and broadcast marketing. "This is a pivotal...

2014-05-31 23:07:42

The Oakland A's and Gold Glove Outfielder Josh Reddick will be on hand to dedicate Richmond's new Martin Luther King Jr. Park Baseball Field. Richmond, CA (PRWEB) May 31, 2014 Hundreds of children, community residents, and celebrities are turning out to celebrate the dedication ceremony of the new baseball field at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Park. Funded by Pacific Gas & Electric Company and the Oakland A's, in partnership with the Good Tidings Foundation, the new...

2014-05-15 16:26:20

- Dominion provides new solar-powered mobile charging station that brings power to the people RICHMOND, Va., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stay and play longer this year at Dominion Riverrock, thanks to the debut of a new mobile charging station provided by Dominion. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140515/88199 "We wanted to make it more convenient for participants to stay connected at Dominion Riverrock," said Robert M. Blue, president, Dominion Virginia Power. "The...

2014-05-13 23:11:07

Clinics in Richmond and Suffolk earned Best of Virginia awards in the annual Virginia Living Magazine survey. Newport News, Va. (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 Tidewater Physical Therapy is pleased to announce that it was named among the top physical therapy practices in Virginia this month by Virginia Living Magazine readers in the third annual Readers’ Survey. The independently owned physical therapy practice, with clinics from Virginia Beach to Richmond, earned first place in the Eastern Region...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.