D.C. Mayor Fenty, Italian Ambassador Help Announce First-Ever Susan G. Komen Global Race for the Cure(R)
Last Year's National Race Provides $3.7 Million Impact on D.C. Breast Health
WASHINGTON, March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Washington, D.C. Mayor
Adrian Fenty and the leaders of Susan G. Komen for the Cure(R) joined the Hon. Giovanni Castellaneta, Ambassador of Italy to the United States, at the Ita...
Public forum at Rice with mayor and county judge marks 6-month Ike anniversary
To mark the six-month anniversary of Hurricane Ike during a free public forum at Rice University March 12, Houston Mayor
Bill White and Harris County Judge Ed Emmett will discuss the leadership challenges they had to overcome to guide Houston through the hurricane. "Leadership in Crisis: Guiding H...
NYC Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg Declares January 8th 'IBREA Brain Education Day'
NEW YORK, Jan. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- New York City Mayor
Michael R. Bloomberg declared January 8, 2009 "IBREA Brain Education Day" and presented a proclamation to Ilchi Lee, president of IBREA (International Brain Education Association) and developer of Brain Education, a revolutionary method of cogni...
Former Mayor of Indianapolis to Serve as a Senior Strategic Advisor to McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP's Global Infrastructure Finance and Public-Private Partnerships Practice
WASHINGTON, Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP (MLA) is pleased to announce that Stephen Goldsmith, former two term Mayor
of Indianapolis, is teaming with MLA's Global Infrastructure Finance and Public-Private Partnerships (PPP) practice as a senior strategic advisor and an ind...
Savannah Mayor Otis Johnson Honored as 'Healthy Hero' by The AMERIGROUP Foundation
Contributions to Support the Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum and West Broad Street YMCA
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Sept. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The AMERIGROUP Foundation
today announced that Savannah, Ga., Mayor
Otis Johnson has been honored
with its "Healthy Heroes" award...
Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley to Address the 7th Annual Compliance and Ethics Institute
Global Leaders in Business Ethics and Compliance Meet At Compliance &
Ethics Institute, September 14-17 in Chicago, IL
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn., June 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Society of
Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE) announced today that Chicago Mayor
Richard M. Daley will address...
Brainfood Awarded $25,000 Grant from General Mills Foundation through DC Mayor Fenty's New Health Communities Program
WASHINGTON, May 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Brainfood, a local non-profit youth
development organization, has been awarded a $25,000 grant from the General
Mills Foundation as part of the newly launched Healthy Communities Program
launched today in conjunction with District of Columbia Mayor
Congresswoman Norton, Mayor Fenty, Verizon and the Washington Wizards Join the Test for Life Campaign to Encourage HIV Screenings in DC
Groups come together for National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day this
WASHINGTON, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In coordination with
National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day this Thursday, February 7,
Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), Mayor
Adrian Fenty, the
Delray Beach Mayor Commemorates Diagnostic Centers of America (DCA) $2 Million Purchase from Siemens to Become Only Medical Facility in South Florida with World's Most Advanced Cardiac Scanner.
DELRAY BEACH, Fla., Jan. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 100 local VIPS,
physicians and medical staff gathered on Friday, January 25 at Diagnostic
Centers of America (DCA) Delray Beach medical facility to commemorate its
installation of a revolutionary breakthrough in cardiac and diagnostic
Chinese Mayor Urges Residents to Stop Buying Cars
of one of China's showpiece economic cities has urged his 11 million residents to stop buying cars in a bid to ease worsening traffic and pollution woes, state media reported Friday.
The booming southern city of Shenzhen, just across from the border from Hong Kong, now has more t...
Mayor in Medical Technology
Lilly and New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg Announce Lilly Agrees to be First Tenant of East River Science Park; Issue Urgent Call for Healthcare Reform that Protects Innovation and Jobs
INDIANAPOLIS, July 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY ) announced today during a lease signing event that it has become the first tenant of New York City's new Alexandria Center for Science and Technology at East River Science Park, a development that sh...
Test for Life Campaign Screens Record Number of DC Residents for HIV/AIDS
...ed with the Washington Wizards, Congresswoman
Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), mayor
Adrian Fenty and Verizon Washington, DC
to offer free and confidential HIV ...have AIDS.
Through a generous donation from Verizon Washington, DC, the mayor
the Washington Wizards, featuring Antawn Jamison
38.7 Million People Break Guinness World Record for Stand Up Speak Out on International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
...velopment in poor countries. -- In Bangladesh just under 850,000 people stood up with the main event held at Dhaka City office and led by the mayor
followed by a high profile concert. People called for cancellation of debt servicing to eradicate poverty and at the end 1000 candles were lit...
Rapid Response was Crucial to Containing the 1918 Flu Pandemic
more than 20 people were to be in attendance. New York mandated
staggered shifts at factories to reduce rush hour commuter traffic.
ordered his constituents to wear face masks. The
first study found a clear correlation between the number of
interventions applied and the resulting p...
Cogane Data Presented at ‘11th International Congress of
Parkinson’s Disease and Disorders’
...th Parkinson's who are determined
to do everything in their power to help find a cure for this
debilitating neurological disease. They are former Lord mayor
London, Sir Richard Nichols, David Jones CBE, former chairman of
Next Plc, Michael Hughes and Tom Isaacs.
Parkinson's disease can affect anyone...
Mayor in Medical Dictionary
...ettes: A Deadly Combo(1900-1960) ... Tobacco is a plant that grows natively in North and South America. ... We're working with partners, such as mayor
Bloomberg, to significantly reduce tobacco -caused disease, death, and poverty in the developing world. We carry an extensive line of smokeless ...
...Tax > Sales and Use Tax. Motor Fuel Tax. Miscellaneous Tax. Tax Credits/Special Refunds ... About the Office of Excise Tax Administration ... mayor
Thomas M. Menino welcomes you to the official website of Boston, Massachusetts. ... The excise is levied annually in lieu of a ... Calculating the ...
Mayor in Biological News
K-State plant pathologists develop online teaching modules used globally
... award also went to their workshop collaborators, Antonio Gandarillas of the Bolivia-based Fundacion PROINPA and Jorge Cusicanqui Giles of Universidad mayor
de San Andres in La Paz, Bolivia.
Through the workshop, the researchers further developed online teaching modules for students in Bolivia by adding...
Babies born to native high-altitude mothers have decreased risk of low birth weight
..., Megan J. Wilson, Henry Yamashiro and Lorna G. Moore of the University of Colorado; Wilma Tellez, Armando Rodriguez and Enrique Vargas of Universidad mayor
de San Andrs, La Paz, Bolivia; Abigail Bigham and Mark Shriver of Pennsylvania State University; and Miriam Lopez of Clnica del Sur, La Paz, Bolivia. ...
Regional partnership to develop algal biofuels gets backing of San Diego leaders
... San Diego mayor
Jerry Sanders today joined UC San Diego Chancellor...g at a news conference on the UC San Diego campus, mayor
Sanders and others said the San Diego region, now ...ally friendly source of transportation fuel," said mayor
Sanders. "As the algal biofuel industry develops, ...
Entomological Society of America names 2008 award winners
...n of the department, as coordinator of the Seminar Committee for several years, and he was active on the department's Social Committee. He was elected mayor
of his graduate student housing, and he served in a leadership role on the Mayor's Council. His concern for the welfare of the graduate student commun...
Don't blame cities for climate change, see them as solutions
...ption levels and high greenhouse gas emissions."
United Nations agencies, former US President Bill Clinton's climate change initiative and New York mayor
Michael Bloomberg have all stated that between 75 and 80 per cent of emissions come from cities.
Satterthwaite used data from the Intergovernmental...
Carbon Disclosure Project, ICLEI partner to help US cities report local climate actions, emissions
... priorities of local
governments to achieve swift and deep reductions are identified and advanced
by local government leaders."
Said New York City mayor
Michael Bloomberg: "The City of New York joins the
world's leading corporations in providing a complete, accurate accounting of
its carbon emissions...
Government, Industry Leaders Come Together to Explore Technology Alternatives to Border Fence for Security, Surveillance
...Global Border Security Conference and Technology
Expo in Austin, Texas on May 21-22, 2008. Members of the Texas Border
Coalition, including Eagle Pass mayor
Chad Foster, will speak at the
Eagle Pass was the first municipality to be sued for access to city
property. A federal judge ordered the...
...iant X-ray light in Hamburg. On occasion of the structural completion of the building, German Research Minister Dr. Annette Schavan and Hamburgs First mayor
Ole von Beust visited the Helmholtz research centre DESY. Its new light source PETRA III is due to be completed in 2009.
PETRA III is a milestone o...
Planetary geoscience, paleontology, and more at GSA Annual Meeting in Denver next month
...o statewide address of global warming and the challenges faced in a talk titled How Can Sound Science Inform Good Global Warming Policy" Geologist and mayor
of Denver John Hickenlooper will give a talk titled "The Geologic Past and Sustainable Future of the City of Denver." Other speakers include Colorado ...
Balzan Foundation announces 2007 winners
The announcement, which took place at Milan's Ulrico Hoepli Civic Planetarium under the auspices of the City of Milan and with the participation of mayor
Letizia Moratti, Commissioner for Culture Vittorio Sgarbi and President of the City Council Manfredi Palmeri, was followed by a lecture by Professor P...
Mayor in Biological Technology
Former Manchester City Lord Mayor Has Hope Restored at New Beike Stem Cell Facility
QINGDAO, China, Feb. 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Shenzhen Beike
Biotechnology Co., Ltd. ( http://www.beikebiotech.com ), the world leader
in the use of umbilical cord stem cells to successfully treat a variety of
illnesses, announced that Audrey Jones, the former Lord Mayor
Manchester, has ...
World Renowned Scientists Gather to Share Latest Information on Answer to Wildlife Reproductive Fertility Control
...otel to share research findings that will determine the future emphasis for humane animal population management worldwide.
On Sunday morning, mayor
Sara Presler will welcome those in attendance to Flagstaff, the city of innovation, where SenesTech was founded in 2002 by Drs. Loretta Mayer and Cher...
Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. Signs Biopharmaceutical Company, Lilly, as Anchor New York City Tenant at the Alexandria Center for Science and Technology
...e continued development of Alexandria's New York City life science cluster, mayor
Michael R. Bloomberg held a press conference today at the Alexandria Center...riving commercial bioscience industry and the jobs that come with it," said mayor
Bloomberg. "We joined with Alexandria Real Estate Equities to create the Ea...
China's Vice Premier, Li Keqiang, Visits Sinovac to Inspect H1N1 Vaccine Production Preparation
...sion, Inspection and Quarantine, Wang Yong; Minister of
Ministry of Health, Chen Zhu; Vice Minister of Ministry of Science and
Technology, Liu Yanhua; mayor
of City of Beijing, Guo Jinlong; and other
delegate members visited Sinovac to inspect its production preparation for a
vaccine against influenza A (H...
President Bill Clinton to Speak at the Ethanol Summit in Brazil
...nt Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva will be the main
speaker at the Summit's Opening Ceremony, along with Sao Paulo State Governor
Jose Serra, Sao Paulo city mayor
Gilberto Kassab, and other dignitaries.
For a complete bio of former President Clinton, please visit:
UMass Boston Opens Venture Development Center to Expand R&D Activity
...UMass Boston on the opening of the new Venture Development Center. The spirit of discovery and innovation is the backbone of this new facility," mayor
Thomas M. Menino said. "Not only will it attract start-up biotech, life sciences, and other research initiatives to right here in Dorchester, it...
TechConnect World Conference Showcases Houston Leaders May 3-7, at the George R. Brown Convention Center
... Houston mayor
William White, Continental Airlines CEO Larry Kellner, and the Greater Hous... includes hundreds of Houston-based presenters, including:
1. Houston mayor
2. The Greater Houston Partnership's CEO Jeff Moseley
Hoosiers Work for Health Highlights Impact of Medical Research and Innovation on Indiana Economy
... Hoosiers Work for Health ( www.hoosiersworkforhealth.org ) to stress the importance of preserving medical innovation. Co-chairs, former Indianapolis mayor
Bart Peterson, and the President of the Pacers Sports & Entertainment Jim Morris, kicked off the effort at the Indiana Statehouse.
Energy Leaders Gather in Houston; Call for Balanced, Careful Approach to Energy Policy
... Houston mayor
Bill White, speaking to a group of executives who represent an array of ene...y.
Houston, TX (PRWEB) March 24, 2009 -- Houston mayor
Bill White, speaking to a group of executives who represent an array of ene...
Shire's Project Playground Gives Boost to Philadelphia
... PHILADELPHIA, March 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Philadelphia mayor
Michael Nutter hailed Shire's Project Playground as a model of city-private partnership on Friday before more than one hundred children, parents and t...