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Scott Campbell Agency Inaugurates Charity Program in the Waukesha, WI Area, and Debuts With Campaign to Raise Funds for a Local Hero Battling ALS
10/22/2014 1:15:54 PM
Waukesha, WI – Scott Campbell Agency in Waukesha, WI announced the debut of its charity program designed to benefit the local community. The agency will work closely with nonprofit organizations in the area, to nominate a new beneficiary every 30-90 days. The idea is to create a campaign to help the elected individual, family or programs with immediate support by bringing …
Boston area executives in transition finding new jobs fastest in four years
10/22/2014 11:46:32 AM
Boston area managers and executives are finding new jobs in the shortest amount of time in four years, according to ClearRock Inc . , a leadership development, executive coaching and outplacement firm headquartered in Boston.   Through the first 9 months of 2014, January through September, Greater Boston area managers and executives in a career transition found new jobs …
Wine grape harvest after a historically cold Winter
Wine grape harvest after a historically cold Winter
10/22/2014 9:40:42 AM
Villa Milagro Vineyards in southwest Warren County, suffered severe damage to many of its vinifera vines, varietals such as Chardonnay and Cabernet Sauvignon.  “Not only were our fruit buds damaged,” says owner-winemaker Audrey Gambino, “but we also experienced outright vine death.”  Hit hardest were their Malbec and Shiraz vines that prefer slightly warmer winters.  Studies …
NewVoiceMedia named as finalist at UK IT Industry Awards
NewVoiceMedia named as finalist at UK IT Industry Awards
10/21/2014 10:34:24 AM
NewVoiceMedia, the leading provider of cloud contact center solutions, has been selected as a finalist in the Cloud Provider Innovation of the Year category of the 2014 UK IT Industry Awards. The Awards, which are run by The Chartered Institute for IT (BCS) and Computing magazine, are a platform for the entire profession to celebrate best practice, innovation and excellence. …
Feeding America Releases New Findings From Landmark Hunger Report
Feeding America Releases New Findings From Landmark Hunger Report
10/21/2014 10:29:29 AM
Feeding America, the nation’s largest provider of charitable food assistance to low-income Americans, today announced additional findings from its landmark report, Hunger in America 2014. The study is the largest and most comprehensive study of people seeking charitable food assistance in the United States ever conducted.  Among the findings of the study: • 40 percent of …
California Casualty Gives Iowa Fire Department a $10,000 Firehouse Makeover
California Casualty Gives Iowa Fire Department a $10,000 Firehouse Makeover
10/20/2014 3:48:28 PM
Volunteer firefighter Ryan Severson will be adding a $10,000 Firehouse Makeover to his legacy with the Northwood Volunteer Fire and Rescue Company (NVFC) in Northwood, Iowa. Ryan, a 15 year veteran of the fire company, won the final California Casualty $10,000 Firehouse Makeover contest. Three generations of Ryan’s family, including his father, brother and now his son, have …
Allergies or a Common Cold – Indoor Allergen Testing May Provide the Answer
Allergies or a Common Cold – Indoor Allergen Testing May Provide the Answer
10/20/2014 9:58:11 AM
Most years, the cold and flu season starts in late fall and runs through mid-spring.  Although a person can catch a common at any time of the year, the winter months are when medical professionals generally see the peak in the number of people coming down with a cold.   However, that runny nose, sneezing and congestion could also be due to allergies instead of the common …
One Month Left for Speakers to Submit Proposals to Present at the 2015 Northeast IAQ & Energy Conference
One Month Left for Speakers to Submit Proposals to Present at the 2015 Northeast IAQ & Energy Conference
10/20/2014 9:15:10 AM
The 2015 Northeast Indoor Air Quality & Energy Conference, taking place April 15th and 16th in Portland, Maine, promises to be one of next year’s premier events for IAQ and building energy professionals.  The annual conference, formerly known as the Maine Indoor Air Quality Conference, attracts attendees from across North America and has provided a venue for industry …
ABIH Travels to China to Promote the Certified Industrial Hygienist® Program
ABIH Travels to China to Promote the Certified Industrial Hygienist® Program
10/20/2014 8:56:15 AM
Last month, representatives from the American Board of Industrial Hygiene traveled to China to discuss the Certified Industrial Hygienist program with practitioners, educators, and government officials.  Representing ABIH in China were Ulric Chung, MCS, Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer at ABIH; Nicole Greeson, CIH, ABIH Vice Chair; and Dave Roskelley, CIH, CSP, ABIH Director. …
New generation of YouTube DIYers seek to add value to their homes – but overconfidence is putting them at risk
New generation of YouTube DIYers seek to add value to their homes – but overconfidence is putting them at risk
10/17/2014 4:00:00 AM
There are now over three million YouTube videos that feature DIY in the home and so it is no surprise that more people than ever before are relying on the internet for this kind of information rather than seeking the advice of a professional .  A major reason for this growing trend is that we are keen to add value to our homes. The number of people carrying out work to …
When Pumpkins Fly at Pocono Raceway
When Pumpkins Fly at Pocono Raceway
10/15/2014 6:24:43 PM
The Last Fling Pumpkin Sling has landed at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, PA October 18-19, 2014. Giulia Iannitelli, organizer of the event, comments, “Nearly 30 teams will be competing in the kids and adults divisions with their trebuchets and catapults launching pumpkins over a thousand feet.” Made famous by the Punkin’ Chunkin’ event seen on the History Channel each fall, …
Navera Announces 2014 Fall Release of 
Benefits Engagement Software
Navera Announces 2014 Fall Release of Benefits Engagement Software
10/15/2014 2:56:38 PM
Navera today announced its latest release of Benefits Engagement software, a cloud-based service that enables employees and consumers to select the healthcare and voluntary benefits that most closely match their needs.  The 2014 Fall Release includes major enhancements to the consumer experience and to profile-driven and context-sensitive plan recommendations.  It also offers …
News Brief: US Director National Intelligence to Address AVSEC World
10/13/2014 10:51:13 AM
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that James R. Clapper, Director National Intelligence, United States Office of the Director National Intelligence, will deliver remarks at AVSEC World, taking place 27-29 October in Washington, D.C. Director Clapper will address the role of intelligence and working with aviation stakeholders to ensure the security of …
New CIHs Offered Helpful Tips & Guidance for Earning Certification Maintenance Credits
New CIHs Offered Helpful Tips & Guidance for Earning Certification Maintenance Credits
10/13/2014 10:32:44 AM
Earlier this month, the Fall Exam window opened for Applicants working towards earning their CIH certification.  Administered by the American Board of Industrial Hygiene, the current exam window runs through the last day of November. Within the industrial hygiene profession, successfully passing the Certified Industrial Hygienist examination and all of the other requirements …
Caribbean’s EHS Experts Identify PAHs & Other Hazardous Chemicals
Caribbean’s EHS Experts Identify PAHs & Other Hazardous Chemicals
10/13/2014 10:03:46 AM
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, commonly referred to as PAHs, are a group of chemicals that are formed during the incomplete burning of coal, oil and gas, garbage, or other organic substances like tobacco or charbroiled meat. PAHs are often found as a mixture containing two or more of these chemical compounds.   The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has …
Derrick Denis Shares His Building Restoration Expertise with R&R Magazine
Derrick Denis Shares His Building Restoration Expertise with R&R Magazine
10/13/2014 9:49:50 AM
In the September issue of Restoration & Remediation (R&R) magazine, Clark Seif Clark’s (CSC) Derrick A. Denis had the opportunity to provide his insight into the pros and cons of vacating a building that is part of a restoration or remediation project. The article, “Should I Stay or Should I Go?” sheds light on this touchy subject so that restoration and …
Pumpkin Sling Lands in the Pocono Mountains at Pocono Raceway
Pumpkin Sling Lands in the Pocono Mountains at Pocono Raceway
10/13/2014 5:57:46 AM
  LONG POND, PA (October 18, 2014) - One could say the idea of the Last Fling Pumpkin Sling began in the Poconos when organizer Giulia Iannitelli was attending the Shawnee Balloon Festival with her hot air balloon team and they had a discussion about of Punkin Chunkin. Seven years later the idea that was planted in the Poconos became a reality and was hosted in New Jersey …
Clare Computer Solutions (CCS) Offering FREE NetCentral: IT As a Business Process Seminars
Clare Computer Solutions (CCS) Offering FREE NetCentral: IT As a Business Process Seminars
10/9/2014 3:27:09 PM
(SAN RAMON, CA) Clare Computer Solutions (CCS), a professional services firm providing IT solutions for companies in the San Francisco Bay area since 1990, has just announced FREE Lunch ‘n Learn events through January 2015: NetCentral: IT As a Business Process. According to company CEO, Brad Mendonsa, “Too often, businesses see technology as a necessary evil, and a costly …
Dan Smith’s Bid for Chula Vista City Council Builds Momentum
Dan Smith’s Bid for Chula Vista City Council Builds Momentum
10/9/2014 9:42:03 AM
Dan Smith, a local business owner, attorney and entrepreneur, is set to challenge incumbent Patricia Aguilar for Chula Vista City Council Seat 2 in November.  Smith, a first-time candidate for public office, heads into the November showdown as the top vote-getter challenger in the June primary. “A strong grassroots efforts is the backbone of any good campaign,” said Smith. …
LicensingLive! 2014 to Focus on Maximizing Software Revenue Opportunities in the Connected World, IoT and “The Sharing Economy”
10/9/2014 9:15:23 AM
SafeNet, Inc. today announced its upcoming LicensingLive! 2014 conference, the premier software monetization event that connects software developers, technology vendors and industry experts with their peers to discuss the latest software licensing trends, advice and best practices. LicensingLive! primarily focuses on business-to-business software, including on-premise, …