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EPMG Wins Media Planning Excelencia Award at 2014 AHAA Conference

Source: Business Balla | May 16 2014, 11:20am CDT | by

Leading Multicultural Media Partner Recognized for its Hispanic-targeted Print Media Plan Designed for Walmart.
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Fishkill Man Wanted for Assualting Police Officer

Jul 28 2014 5:53pm CDT | Source: Your News Now - Berkshire County, MA

Fishkill Police said the suspect assaulted a police officer and fled from the scene ...
Full article at: Your News Now - Berkshire County, MA


Apartments proposed in Somers in response to Kenosha County job growth

Jul 27 2014 6:00pm CDT | Source: Business Journal of Milwaukee

An apartment complex with 292 units is planned in Somers to meet the Kenosha County market’s growing demand thanks to a influx of new businesses around Interstate 94. Also this week, a bank-owned building on Miller Park Way could be converted into a medical office or retail by a Milwaukee developer. The Somers project is proposed by Bear Development, which has 1,000 apartments in the Kenosha County market. It would be built on 19 acres adjacent to the Walmart and Sam’s Club stores on ...
Full article at: Business Journal of Milwaukee


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London, July 29 (IANS) Where expecting mothers live can also have a bearing on the birth weight of their babies as researchers have found that mothers who live near green spaces deliver babies with significantly higher birth weights. | by IANS
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London, July 29 (IANS) Cannot see thing turning out to be all right? A hyperactive habenula, half the size of a pea in the brain that tracks predictions about negative events, could be the key, a study suggests. | by IANS
Russian space 'sex geckos' are safe for now
Moscow, July 29 (IANS) There is good news for the geckos aboard the Russian Foton-M4 space satellite meant to study the effects of microgravity on sex and reproduction. | by IANS

Valero Energy Foundation, Klesse expected to make gifts to Children’s Hospital of San Antonio

Jul 25 2014 2:42pm CDT | Source: San Antonio Business Journal

It’s been a good week for the Children’s Hospital of San Antonio. Earlier on Friday, I reported that nearly 60 Walmart and Sam’s Club stores in the Greater San Antonio area have wrapped up a six-week fundraising campaign for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals that will net the Children’s Hospital of San Antonio more than $403,000 in contributions from the retailers’ associates, customers and membe ...
Full article at: San Antonio Business Journal


Should Couples Go into Business Together?

Jul 23 2014 8:00am CDT | Source: Harvard Business Review

There’s a ton of advice aiming to answer whether or not couples working together is a good idea, as more and more couples are choosing to open joint firms. It’s been estimated that 3 million of the 22 million U.S. small businesses in 2000 were couple-owned, and that number has likely gone up. But to really answer this question, we have to ask: Why do couples choose to go into business together – and what are the benefits? New research from the ...
Full article at: Harvard Business Review


The Green Dot Roller Coaster Rolls On

Jul 23 2014 6:40am CDT | Source: SeekingAlpha

By Stephen Simpson, CFA:Roller coasters are something of a Marmite proposition - you either love them or you hate them - and so too with roller coaster stocks like Green Dot (NYSE:GDOT). The basic concept of prepaid reloadable debit cards is a sound one and one that offers good access to the sizable unbanked/under-banked market, but I'm not sure that the company has the marketing and product power to withstand significant competition from the likes of American Express (NYSE:AXP) ...
Full article at: SeekingAlpha


BBL Hospitality wants to open 13th Recovery Sports Grill

Jul 22 2014 1:10pm CDT | Source: Albany Business Journal

The latest Recovery Sports Grill, a sports bar and restaurant chain owned by Albany, New York-based BBL Hospitality, might be headed for the town of East Greenbush in Rensselaer County. BBL Hospitality wants to build the 231-seat restaurant with an outdoor patio near Regal Cinema at Rensselaer County Plaza, a shopping center on Route 4 anchored by Walmart and Home Depot. The project is being reviewed by the East Greenbush Planning Board, which has approved a sketch ...
Full article at: Albany Business Journal


Little Box Challenge -- Google will pay you $1 million for power inverter shrinkage

Jul 22 2014 11:33am CDT | Source: BetaNews

On the TV show Seinfeld, George Costanza infamously declared "I was in the pool!" when a woman walked in on him changing clothes and saw him naked. You see, a part of his body got smaller due to swimming in cold water, something he and Jerry dubbed "shrinkage". While that shrinkage is bad, other types are good. In the technology world, with the exception of displays and monitors, smaller is ...
Full article at: BetaNews


Why Walmart Paid Warren Buffett $13 Billion Last Year

Jul 19 2014 1:20pm CDT | Source:

Warren Buffett has made billions through the years with Berkshire Hathaway, and it turns out Wal-Mart is one company that has paid him billions more than you'd ever ...
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