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U-Haul Extends 30 Days Free Self-Storage Offer to Georgia as Hurricane Irma Looms

2017-09-09

“This storm is a monster and some forecasts predict a direct hit on Atlanta,” U-Haul Company of Central Georgia president Jason Petty said. “U-Haul is a member of these communities and it is important for us to help. One way we can do that is by offering 30 days of free self-storage to our Georgia neighbors who may be affected by this hurricane.” U-Haul Companies of Atlanta North, Atlanta West, Central Georgia, Georgia Northeast, Southern Georgia and Western Georgia have made 21 facilities across 15 cities available to help. Georgians seeking assistance or needing more information about the 30 days free self-storage disaster relief should contact the nearest participating facility (locations alphabetized by city): U-Haul Moving & Storage at Clairmont Road...

Roland Bolduc Crowned National Truck Driving Championships Bendix Grand Champion

2017-08-13

ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Today, American Trucking Associations announced Roland Bolduc as the Bendix Grand Champion of the 2017 National Truck Driving Championships. “With an impressive showing this week, Roland Bolduc emerged as the leader of the field and is taking home our industry’s top prize,” said ATA President and CEO Chris Spear. “On behalf of ATA and the entire trucking community, I want to thank the strong field of competitors for participating in these championships and practicing safety every day on our nation’s highways. Your commitment to excellence makes us proud to be in the trucking industry.” To clinch the esteemed title of 2017 Bendix Grand Champion, Bolduc’s driving accuracy and knowledge of truck safety surpassed the more than 420 other state champion professional truck drivers competing in all vehicle classes in Orlando, Florida this week.   Bolduc, who also took home the Sleeper Berth...

Aurora Signs $499 Million Air Force Contract

2017-08-13

“ASAPTR builds on Aurora’s work over the past decade as part of the AVIATR program,” said Aurora Chairman and CEO John Langford. “Aurora’s Research and Technology Division concentrates on the technologies of autonomy, electric propulsion, advanced manufacturing, multi-vehicle coordination, and advanced multi-dimensional optimization. All of these will be brought to bear for the Air Force through ASAPTR.” Contracted under the Air Force Research Laboratory at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, work will be performed in Manassas, Virginia and other Aurora locations and is expected to be completed by 2025. For additional information on Aurora and its programs, visit www.aurora.aero. About Aurora Flight Sciences: Aurora Flight Sciences is an innovative technology company that strives to create smarter aircraft through the development of versatile and intuitive autonomous...

PMG Teams with NVerzion in Midwest and Central Regional Markets

2017-08-12

Salt Lake City, UT, August 12, 2017– Paradigm Marketing Group, PMG, is teaming up with NVerzion in the Midwest and central regional markets. PMG, founded in 2014, consists of seasoned industry professionals, each with over 35 years of experience. PMG is a full service sales representation firm with a wealth of experience with both sales and the technical aspects of the products they sell. Bob Phillips, PMG’s founder and president, spent the first half of his career in an engineering and technical capacity, before advancing into systems engineering, and then sales. He will be responsible for the upper Midwest as well as overseeing the entire operation. Dan Weaver, covering the Ohio Valley region from his Kentucky office, has decades of experiences as an account manager for broadcast industry leaders. In addition, he heads his own representation firm, Dan Weaver and Associates. Bill Porter, in the South-Central Regional...

Washington State Baseball Chooses AstroTurf
Washington State Baseball Chooses AstroTurf

2017-08-12

We feel tremendous pride in being chosen as the artificial turf provider for Washington State’s baseball field Pullman, WA August 12, 2017 — Bailey-Brayton Field To Get New AstroTurf Washington State’s Bailey-Brayton Field, home of the Cougar Baseball program, will have a new playing surface for the 2018 season, WSU Director of Athletics Bill Moos announced Friday. Bailey-Brayton Field will receive AstroTurf’s state-of-the-art Diamond Series playing surface, replacing the FieldTurf that was installed in 2004. The infield FieldTurf was replaced in 2013. Installation is underway and is scheduled to be completed later this month. “The addition of the new AstroTurf will provide a first-class playing surface and is the...

Louisiana Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Urges a Construction Worker in Louisiana With Mesothelioma to Call Them for Instant Access to The Most Skilled Lawyers for Compensation

2017-08-11

Every imaginable type of construction worker in Louisiana could have had heavy to very heavy exposure to asbestos prior to 1980” — Louisiana Mesothelioma Victims Center NEW YORK, NEW YORK, USA, August 11, 2017 — The Louisiana Mesothelioma Victims Center specializes in helping former construction workers or skilled trades workers who have been diagnosed with mesothelioma with a specific emphasis on making certain these types of people receive the very best possible financial compensation. As they would like to explain anytime at 800-714-0303 the key to receiving the very best possible mesothelioma compensation settlement is having the nation’s very best mesothelioma attorneys assisting on the compensation claim. http://Louisiana.MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com...

RM LAW Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against TransDigm Group Incorporated

2017-08-11

TransDigm shareholders may, no later than October 10, 2017, move the Court for appointment as a lead plaintiff of the Class.  If you purchased shares of HD Supply and would like to learn more about these claims or if you wish to discuss these matters and have any questions concerning this announcement or your rights, contact Richard A. Maniskas, Esquire toll-free at (844) 291-9299 or to sign up online, click here. TransDigm designs, produces, and supplies aircraft components to customers around the globe. The Company is incorporated in Delaware and maintains its principal executive offices in Cleveland, Ohio. The Complaint brings forth claims for violations of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. The Complaint alleges that, throughout the Class Period, Defendants made false and/or misleading statements, as well as failed to disclose material adverse facts about the Company’s...

Creed to Make Xfinity Debut With Double Duty at Mid-Ohio
Creed to Make Xfinity Debut With Double Duty at Mid-Ohio

2017-08-10

X-Games Gold Medal Winner, Sheldon Creed, in First Career NASCAR Xfinity Series Start This Weekend Press Release – updated: Aug 9, 2017 16:13 EDT LEXINGTON, Ohio, August 9, 2017 – Sheldon “The Showstopper” Creed, makes his NASCAR Xfinity Series debut this coming weekend in the Mid-Ohio Challenge at the famed Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, and returns to the Trans Am Series for the third time this season in the First Energy Trans Am 100. Creed will pilot the #01 United Rentals/A.M. Ortega Chevrolet Camaro for JD Motorsports and the #77 Speedlogix/United Rentals/A.M. Ortega Dodge Challenger for Stevens-Miller Racing in his first visit to the challenging 2.25-mile, 13-turn Mid-Ohio circuit. In his previous two starts in the Trans Am Series, Creed scored a 9th in his debut at Road Atlanta, after a...

COMEDY AND MUSIC FESTIVAL SUNDAY AUGUST 13 JOHNSON CITY NY
COMEDY AND MUSIC FESTIVAL SUNDAY AUGUST 13 JOHNSON CITY NY

2017-08-10

JOHNSON CITY, NY – 08/10/2017 (PRESS RELEASE JET) — On Sunday, August 13, KBKabaret and BHH Productions Present Music and Comedy Festival at Traditions at the Glen, Johnson City, NY, from 1-7 Bree Harvey, Producer and Head writer of KBKabaret decided when she first started the show back in 2015 she would want to celebrate the 100th radio show episode live. “It’s going to be one big party.  We invited Bluegrass, Country, Folk Musicians from Binghamton, Ithaca, and as far as Ohio to perform  the show.  Burns and Kristy, Twangtown Paramours, Hey Mavis, Milkweed, Andru Bemis, Peaches and Crime, Next to Kin, The Picklers, and Dave Merrell are our musical guests. See for the first time live the KBKabaret Players,...

BRAVO Cucina Italiana Celebrates 25th Anniversary
BRAVO Cucina Italiana Celebrates 25th Anniversary

2017-08-10

It’s an honor for us to reach our 25th year serving our loyal guests. August 10, 2017 — BRAVO Cucina Italiana, a national Italian restaurant chain, is celebrating its 25th anniversary with the return of the most popular appetizer from the original BRAVO Menu from 1992, a new birthday inspired dessert, and two new menu combinations that give guests a taste of what has made BRAVO so special for the past 25 years. In addition, to thank guests for their business, BRAVO Is launching a variety of ‘sweet’ deals and incentives for guests throughout the month of August playing on the theme of 25. BRAVO was founded on the belief that there was a right way to create a fresh, authentic and delicious Italian menu. The popularity and success of the original BRAVO location in Columbus, Ohio,...

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