Latest Schenectady, New York Stories

2014-07-08 23:15:06

Transfinder's clients are coming from as far away as New Mexico to attend a three-day intensive training session known as Transfinder University. It is the first time the bus routing software developer has hosted the training sessions at its new $7 million headquarters in Schenectady, New York. Schenectady, NY (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 Transfinder Corp. is hosting for the first time representatives from a dozen school districts this week for an intensive training program called...

2014-05-21 23:01:50

SEAL Innovation CEO, Dr. Graham Snyder, profiles the SEAL SwimSafe™ - a new innovative wearable technology available to the aquatics community. As a featured presenter at the NCTA State of Technology Conference, Dr. Snyder explains how wearable technology is changing the world around us and the safety benefits of such technology to the aquatics community. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 Presenting at the North Carolina Technology Association (NCTA) State of Technology conference,...

2014-05-20 12:31:37

Chicago-based Rush Street Gaming announces plans to build Rivers Casino at Mohawk Harbor, an entertainment destination on the Mohawk River and Erie Canal, located next to the Galesi Group's $150 million mixed-use development SCHENECTADY, N.Y., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Surrounded by supporters from city and county government, the community and local businesses, Neil Bluhm, Chairman of Chicago-based Rush Street Gaming, joined Galesi Group COO David Buicko today to unveil plans for...

2014-02-19 23:32:17

Project receives $2,500 grant and opportunity to host a fundraiser with Olympic Gold Medalist and U.S. Soccer Star Abby Wambach. Schenectady, NY (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 Selected from the Top 10 finalists, a Natural Outdoor Play Space at the Schenectady Jewish Community Center (SJCC) was named the grand prize winner of MVP Project Go. The project will be awarded a $2,500 grant and the opportunity to host a fundraiser with Olympic Gold Medalist and U.S. Soccer Star Abby Wambach. “We...

2014-02-16 23:03:19

Projects receive $2,500 grant and are in the running for grand prize -- fundraiser with Olympic Gold Medalist and U.S. Soccer Star Abby Wambach. Schenectady, NY (PRWEB) February 16, 2014 With nearly 100,000 votes cast, ten non-profit organizations from throughout New York and Vermont were named Top 10 finalists for MVP Project Go and will each be awarded a $2,500 grant for their healthy projects. In November, MVP Health Care launched the “post and vote” social media campaign Project...

2014-01-28 16:21:54

RALEIGH, N.C., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Power Generation Services, Inc. ("PoGens(TM)") today announces that GE's Digital Energy business (NYSE: GE) has made a strategic investment in the company. "We have been working closely with GE for the past year and this investment accelerates the integration of GE's energy infrastructure technologies including Advanced Metering Infrastructure, Demand Management Systems and Energy Management Systems with PoGens'(TM) distributed generation...

2013-06-06 23:24:52

In June, AGRION, the global network for energy, cleantech & sustainability, launched its Energy Storage Initiative, convening the largest utility companies to help accelerate the application and implementation of storage technologies onto the grid. After driving success in New York, AGRION is expanding the conversation to the nation´s capital. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 06, 2013 On May 9th, AGRION engaged key stakeholders and member organizations in New York City for an active...

2013-03-05 23:00:51

It was announced on February 20th, 2013, that Daphne Large, CEO of Data Facts, was awarded the CEO of the Year award by the Memphis Business Quarterly. Award categories are based on the number of employees, and finalist were chosen by a panel of local business experts. (PRWEB) March 05, 2013 Data Facts Inc, a leading provider of background screening, mortgage and lending products, and business credit solutions, announced that Daphne Large, Chief Executive Officer of Data Facts Inc, has won...

Word of the Day
  • 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.'