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2014-01-13 12:27:09

CHICAGO and ST. LOUIS, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cahill Group today announced that it has completed the $250 million acquisition of the Rosewood skilled nursing and health care portfolio based in St. Louis. The acquisition includes skilled nursing facilities, senior living, home health, and other related management and service companies in St. Louis and Illinois. The new company will be renamed Cahill Rosewood. Cahill Group is led by Mark Yampol, who is a third-generation...

2013-03-12 08:21:48

BANGKOK, March 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Efforts to conserve precious hardwoods in Asia, Africa and South America were given a critical boost today at the meeting of the 177-nation Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES), in the face of significant pressure from increasing global demand. In response to this threat, four source countries - Madagascar, Belize, Thailand and Vietnam -requested international support from CITES for their efforts to control rampant...

2011-08-02 00:00:04

Dieticians offer up ways to maintain a healthy perspective and lifestyle during warmer months. (PRWEB) August 01, 2011 Medical experts at Rosewood Centers for Eating Disorders, one of the nation's top treatment centers, know summer months and the activities associated with the season are known to spark a negative body image. Both men and women's anxiety skyrocket in warmer months when people are surrounded by outdoor activities such as pool parties, beach vacations and outdoor barbeques....

2011-02-05 00:00:44

Amtico International, manufacturer of the most technological advanced flooring in the world, announced the new collection of walnut and tropical wood inspired flooring options, now available in the Bay Area at Beau Monde Fine Floor Coverings in the City of Belmont. Belmont. CA (Vocus/PRWEB) February 04, 2011 Amtico International, a world innovator in durable flooring solutions, has launched a collection of flooring choices inspired by the look of walnut and tropical woods. The collections...

2010-05-28 08:18:08

Political and social chaos and a lack of international protections have put several species of rosewood trees in Madagascar in danger of becoming extinct from illegal logging, according to a policy forum paper in the latest issue of Science. "Forty-seven of Madagascar's 48 species of rosewood (Dalbergia) are found nowhere else in the world," said Duke University graduate student Meredith Barrett, the lead author on the May 27 article. Madagascar's military-backed change in leadership last...

2010-04-08 17:04:00

LOS ANGELES, April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Tabloid artist Xvala will introduce his latest art piece, the "Tiger Woods Rambovian Rosewood Glory Hole And Golf Furniture" in a soon to be revealed location on April 21st in Los Angeles, California. Today Tiger Woods returns to the PGA to contend at the 2010 Masters after a five month hiatus and media frenzied exploitation of his private affairs. In his return, Woods will have the support from some, including the notable sponsor Nike, as well as,...

2010-03-15 10:55:00

WASHINGTON, March 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Global Witness and the Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) today called on French shipping company Delmas to cancel a shipment of hundreds of tons of rosewood from the port of Vohemar, in northeastern Madagascar. The Delmas-operated vessel Kiara arrived in Vohemar on 11 March and is currently being loaded with containers filled with rosewood. The groups accuse the company, a division of shipping group CMA-CGM, of facilitating the...

2010-03-15 09:34:03

Beyond the headline-grabbing proposals on bluefin tuna and ivory trade, the largest wildlife trade convention meeting this week will also address several timber-related issues "“ an often overlooked responsibility of the Convention on International Trade and Endangered Species of Wild Flora and Fauna (CITES). In a CITES meeting on Friday, Peru was given a six month ultimatum to address critical issues over the illegal mahogany trade. The CITES Standing Committee "“ the body that...

2008-09-12 18:00:21

John Singleton, the only African-American filmmaker ever nominated for a Best Director Oscar, is to be a guest programmer for Turner Classic Movies, TCM said. Singleton earned Academy Award nominations for both Best Director and Best Original Screenplay for the 1991 film "Boyz N the Hood." He was just 23 at the time. His other films include "Poetic Justice,""Higher Learning,""Rosewood," the remake of "Shaft,""Baby Boy,""2 Fast 2 Furious" and "Four Brothers." TCM said it invites a...