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Spend Matters and Directworks to Host Webinar on Supplier Collaboration for Manufacturers

July 3, 2014

PITTSBURGH, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Directworks, a leading provider of direct materials sourcing and supplier management software, and Spend Matters, the world's largest online source of procurement-focused research, commentary, technology, and best practice coverage, will...

S&T Bancorp to Webcast Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call

July 3, 2014

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Fattah Statement on June Jobs Report

July 3, 2014

WASHINGTON, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congressman Chaka Fattah (D-PA), a Senior Member on the House Appropriations Committee and lead Democrat on the Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science and related agencies, released the following statement on the June jobs...

PNC Declares Dividend of 48 Cents on Common Stock

July 3, 2014

PITTSBURGH, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE: PNC) declared a quarterly cash dividend on the common stock of 48 cents per share.  The dividend is payable on Aug. 5, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of...

Heraeus Photovoltaics Consolidated Research and Development in US

July 3, 2014

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Baker’s Bill Implements 2014-15 State Budget

July 3, 2014

HARRISBURG – In order to execute the $29.1 billion funding plan outlined in the 2014-15 state budget, the General Assembly must pass a Fiscal Code bill. This year, the Fiscal Code was inserted into House Bill 278, authored by Rep. Matt Baker (R-Bradford/Tioga), to address Medicaid reimbursements for the state’s 13 rural critical access hospitals.

Corbett's Budget Shortchanges the Middle Class

July 2, 2014

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After a difficult week of budget negotiations and votes in both chambers of the general assembly, the gavel came down tonight, and the State House recessed for the summer, without floor votes attacking workers through...

PREIT Updates Second Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call Schedule

July 2, 2014

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Aberdeen Indonesia Fund, Inc. Announces Performance Data And Portfolio Composition

July 2, 2014

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Axion Power Announces Shareholder Approval for a Reverse Stock Split and Decrease in Authorized Shares

July 2, 2014

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Aberdeen Australia Equity Fund, Inc. Announces Performance Data And Portfolio Composition

July 2, 2014

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Aberdeen Israel Fund, Inc. Announces Performance Data And Portfolio Composition

July 2, 2014

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The Asia Tigers Fund, Inc. Announces Performance Data And Portfolio Composition

July 2, 2014

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Aberdeen Greater China Fund, Inc. Announces Performance Data And Portfolio Composition

July 2, 2014

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Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund, Inc. Announces Performance Data And Portfolio Composition

July 2, 2014

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Aberdeen Singapore Fund, Inc.(1) Announces Performance Data And Portfolio Composition

July 2, 2014

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Aberdeen Chile Fund, Inc. Announces Performance Data and Portfolio Composition

July 2, 2014

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The India Fund, Inc. Announces Performance Data And Portfolio Composition

July 2, 2014

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Aberdeen Global Income Fund, Inc. Announces Performance Data And Portfolio Composition

July 2, 2014

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Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Income Fund, Inc. Announces Performance Data And Portfolio Composition

July 2, 2014

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Aberdeen Japan Equity Fund, Inc.(1) Announces Performance Data And Portfolio Composition

July 2, 2014

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PA Gaming Control Board Reports Fiscal Year Revenue Figures for Slot Machine Play

July 2, 2014

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board today provided figures for gross revenue and tax generation for slot machine play during the month of June 2014 and for the state Fiscal Year 2013-2014.

After a drop in June of 6% compared...

Number of Smaller to Midsize Agencies with Dedicated Digital Groups Increases from 2012 to 2013

July 2, 2014

WYOMISSING, Pa., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- More and more advertising agencies are recognizing the need for dedicated digital groups and are adopting this model accordingly. Approximately a quarter of ad agencies have a digital group that is distinct from the rest of the agency,...

Attorney William L. Goldman, Jr. Selected for List of Top Rated Lawyers in PA.

July 2, 2014

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Optimal Strategix Group Showcases Customer-Centricity at the 2014 EphMRA Conference

July 2, 2014

http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnc/20140515/88071NEWTOWN, Pa., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At the recent European Pharmaceutical Market Rese more»

PennDOT, State Police Partner for Impaired-Driving Enforcement through Independence Day Holiday

July 2, 2014

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- PennDOT, the Pennsylvania State Police and local police are partnering to make the Independence Day holiday travel safer through enforcement targeted at motorists impaired by drugs or alcohol.

"Last year we saw Pennsylvanians make...

PPL Names Xerox Executive to its Board of Directors

July 2, 2014

http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnc/20140702/124088ALLENTOWN, Pa., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PPL Corporation (NYSE: PPL) announced Wednesday (7/2) that an executive with more»

Candlebrook Properties Introduces A New Level Of High-End Design With 251 DEKALB, One Of The Largest Redevelopments In The Greater Philadelphia Area

July 2, 2014

NEW YORK, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New York-based Candlebrook Properties, a leading owner operator of apartment properties throughout New York and New Jersey, is introducing a new level of luxury living to Philadelphia's King of Prussia suburb with the opening of 251 DEKALB, a...

Starkist® Kicks-Off #CharlieOnTheGo Summer Photo Sweepstakes

July 2, 2014

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Pennsylvania Physicians To Parents: Please Immunize Your Kids!

July 2, 2014

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It has become a ritual for Pennsylvania parents preparing their children for the first day of kindergarten - school-required immunizations. Thanks to these required vaccinations, certain diseases have become very rare....

2014 Investment Management Compliance Testing Survey Results

July 2, 2014

WASHINGTON and BERWYN, Pa., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Investment Adviser Association, ACA Compliance Group, and Old Mutual Asset Management are pleased to announce the results of their ninth annual Investment Management Compliance Testing Survey. 

The survey was...

Unisys Delivers New Basic Provision Biometrics Solution to Dutch Custodial Institutions Service

July 2, 2014

BLUE BELL, Pa., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Unisys Corporation's (NYSE: UIS) subsidiary in The Netherlands, Unisys Nederland N.V., today announced that it has been selected by the Dutch Custodial Institutions Service (DJI) to deliver, implement and manage a new Basic Provision...

Carnegie Medals For Civilian Heroism Awarded To 22 In U.S., Canada

July 2, 2014

PITTSBURGH, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In its second award announcement of 2014, the CARNEGIE HERO FUND COMMISSION today named 22 individuals as recipients of the CARNEGIE MEDAL. The medal is given throughout the United States and Canada to those who risk their lives to an...

Heraeus Photovoltaics Features their SOL9620 Series and the SOL9621 Series at Intersolar N.A. 2014

July 2, 2014

WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Heraeus Photovoltaics Business Unit will feature two new front-side metallization pastes for c-Si solar cells during the Intersolar North America 2014 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, California on level 1 in Booth 7611...

Heraeus Photovoltaics Features their SOL9620 Series and the SOL9621 Series at Intersolar N.A. 2014

July 2, 2014

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Destination Maternity Corporation Confirms Its Interest in a Combination with Mothercare plc to Create Global Leader in Maternity, Baby and Young Children's Apparel and Products

July 2, 2014

PHILADELPHIA, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Destination Maternity Corporation (Nasdaq: DEST) ("Destination Maternity") is making an announcement today as required by the UK Takeover Code in light of the recent press speculation in respect of Mothercare plc ("Mothercare" or the...

Affordable Care Act Compliance Spurs Sales of MedScope's New mPERS Systems

July 1, 2014

http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnc/20140701/123808WYNNEWOOD, Pa., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- MedScope (www.medscope.org), the leading provide more»

Accident at GM Marion Metal Center, Indiana

July 1, 2014

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) announced that, earlier today, there was a reported explosion at the GM Marion Metal Center in Marion, Indiana. A number of workers were injured, including one fatality. We have received...

48 Factoring Inc. Releases Comprehensive Code of Business Conduct

July 1, 2014

WAYNE, Pa., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today 48 Factoring Inc. unveiled its comprehensive and industry-leading Code of Business Conduct.  This Code furthers 48 Factoring Inc.'s commitment to integrity and fairness to its customers and the public at large, and provides clear...

Only Limited Time to 'Play in the Pool' with Millionaire Raffle

July 1, 2014

MIDDLETOWN, Pa., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With fewer than 100,000 Millionaire Raffle tickets remaining for the Saturday night drawing, it's not too late to "play in the pool" using a Pool Play form found online at palottery.com.  

"Joining with friends, family members...

Fattah Announces State Department Grants to Two Philadelphia Museums for Student Cultural Exchange Programs

July 1, 2014

PHILADELPHIA, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congressman Chaka Fattah (PA-02) is pleased to announce that the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University and The Fabric Workshop and Museum in Philadelphia have received federal grant funding to foster international...

David Venable is Back Around the Table with More Foodie Favorites

July 1, 2014

WEST CHESTER, Pa., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- QVC's best-selling cookbook author and "Resident Foodie" David Venable is back with even more mouthwatering and memorable recipes in his second cookbook Back Around the Table: An "In the Kitchen with David" Cookbook from QVC's Resident...

Technology to End Abduction and Kidnapping

July 1, 2014

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At The 11th Hour, Governor Corbett Continues To Fail His Own Test Of Leadership, Says Pennsylvania AFL-CIO

July 1, 2014

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to Governor Corbett's equivocation regarding signing the budget, Rick Bloomingdale, President of the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO, and Frank Snyder, Secretary-Treasurer of the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO, offered the following...

Audience Partners Announces Revolutionary Voter-Targeted Digital Advertising Patent

July 1, 2014

FORT WASHINGTON, Pa., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) issued Patent No. 8,763,033 to Audience Partners for its proprietary technology allowing political campaigns to target digital advertising using voter registration records and a host of other...

ChemImage Corporation Celebrates 20 Years of Excellence in Imaging Technology and Innovation

July 1, 2014

PITTSBURGH, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ChemImage Corporation, a developer of molecular chemical imaging systems for the defense, forensics, pharmaceutical, and biomedical industries, announced today that this May marked the 20 year anniversary of the company's...

PROP Honors St. Hubert's High School with Waste Watcher's Award

July 1, 2014

PHILADELPHIA, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- St. Hubert's Catholic High School for Girls was selected by the Professional Recyclers of Pennsylvania (PROP) to receive their Waste Watchers Award in recognition of the school's recycling efforts during 2013. The Award is presented...

Civil War Trust Launches National Campaign To Preserve Robert E. Lee's Headquarters Site At Gettysburg

July 1, 2014

http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnc/20140630/123400GETTYSBURG, Pa., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For decades, the more»

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