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National newswire stories from across the U.S., sourced from the Neotrope® News Network

National US News

National US News
National newswire stories from across the U.S., sourced from the Neotrope® News Network

Online Think Tank Explores Ways in Which Education Can Shape the 21st Century

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Institute for the Future of Education, a new online discussion group initiated by students and educators around the globe, is asking how tradition-bound schools can evolve to meet the changing needs of the new Millennium. The forum addresses questions like: Why do schools still place so much emphasis on the memorization of reams of facts, when the Web makes much of this unnecessary?

Maxx Merchants Announces New Partnership with PenSoft

TAMPA, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Maxx Merchants announced today that it has partnered with PenSoft to provide PenSoft's clients with merchant services. PenSoft is a leading manufacturer of payroll software designed to help small to mid-sized businesses and payroll service providers process payroll and related tax requirements faster, easier and more cost effectively. Through this partnership, PenSoft's clients will be able to accept credit cards and utilize other merchant services through the PenSoft software at a discounted rate.

Totally Free and Full Functional Data Recovery Software Welcomes You to Try and Test

NEW YORK, N.Y., (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The only totally free and fully functional data recovery software on the market - EASEUS Data Recovery Wizard 4.8 Beta - invites more testers to grab the free download and recover their lost data. PC users can lose valuable information for different reasons, such as format recovery, delete recovery, even partition loss data recovery. Data Recovery Wizard is now available for Windows 7 operating systems and expects to be a higher quality product with the support of its enthusiastic beta testers

Improving Economy Allows Lexus of Watertown to Shine

BOSTON, Mass. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In the midst of the changing economy, Lexus recognizes the need to present customer incentives that cannot be bypassed. In a time where customers are searching for rock bottom prices and better fuel economy, Lexus has responded by offering affordable luxury Lexus vehicles that save on gas and reduce carbon footprints. 'At Lexus of Watertown we are aware that we must evolve with the changing economy,' General Manager Vincent Liuzzi said.

Financial Foundation Group – Creating Smiles for Miles with Bikes for Tykes

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- 2009 has been an exciting and rewarding year for the Financial Foundation Group, also known as FFG. Instead of heading into the office on Friday December 11th, 2009, workers from the Loveland Financial Foundation Group were given permission to organize and decorate hundreds of new and refurbished bicycles for underprivileged children of all ages. The associates of the Financial Foundation Group met at the First Presbyterian Church to start their satisfying day of volunteer work.

Riverside Media Appoints Director of Business Development – William Gole

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Riverside Media / Global Media Network, Inc., a leading provider of global media services and advertising sales representative for major media companies throughout the world, today announced the addition of William (Bill) Gole as Director of Business Development. Bill joins Riverside with extensive experience in the publishing industry.

Worldwide Telecommunications Industry Growing at Double Digit Rate Despite Current Economic Turmoil, Says Insight Research Corp.

BOONTON, N.J. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Despite the unsteady state of the global financial markets, the worldwide telecommunications industry is expected to continue expanding over the next five years as growth of wireless services in emerging markets offsets the spending slowdown in the advanced economies, says a new market analysis report from The Insight Research Corporation. According to the new industry market study, overall telecommunications services revenues are expected to grow at a compounded rate of nearly 13.8 percent.

Charlie Allen Restorations Named Best of Boston 2010 by Boston Home Magazine

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Boston Home magazine has named Cambridge-based Charlie Allen Restorations as the region's best restoration contractor of 2010. The magazine's editors describe the winning firm as follows: 'When your contractor is frequently compared to Honest Abe, you know you're working with someone special. A Harvard grad with a Lincolnesque beard, Charlie Allen has pursued the art of historic restoration and renovation since 1978.'

Leading Bio Jet Fuel Players Team Up – Camelina Projects To Produce Renewable Jet Fuel Internationally

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. and CINCINNATI, Ohio (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- BioJet Corporation and Great Plains Oil and Exploration announced today that they have executed a Teaming Agreement for the purpose of producing renewable jet fuels. The companies plan to jointly develop integrated Camelina cultivation and associated refinery projects in the U.S., Europe, South America, and Asia.

EASEUS Partition Master Gives You DIY Hard Disk Management without Data Loss

NEW YORK, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Want to create a new partition for a dual boot system, or just extend the existing system partition for Windows 7 installation? Plan to manage hard disks skillfully by yourself? EASEUS Partition Master, the 'magic' partition manager and system optimization software for Windows-based administration, helps you manage a hard disk easily and safely, no matter whether you are a beginner or advanced user.

AMT Datasouth Introduces the Fastmark M1 Direct Thermal Barcode and Label Printer

CAMARILLO, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In response to customer requests, AMT Datasouth Corporation is pleased to introduce its newest Fastmark Series thermal barcode and label printer, the M1. The Fastmark M1 sets a new standard for the convenient and practical barcode printing of small labels and wristbands and is ideal for hospitals and pharmacies. The M1 features an attractively styled small 10.2 x 4.3 inch footprint, allowing it to fit comfortably in small workstations, desks or countertops, or even to be wall mounted.

Trusty-Step International Introduces Virtually Undetectable Clear Acrylic Non-Slip Floor Coating

LYNN, Mass. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Trusty-Step International, a trusted and established anti-slip floor treatment manufacturer, recently introduced its clear non-slip acrylic coating with crystal clear polycarbonate aggregate to its floor treatment line. The company's new acrylic anti-slip floor treatment is virtually undetectable, with surfaces retaining an exceptionally durable, reflective, fade-resistant and non-yellowing high-gloss finish for up to three years.

Broadway Musicians Take Center Stage in Pit Stop Players’ Inaugural Concert

NEW YORK, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Pit Stop Players, a ten-member instrumental ensemble, will play its inaugural concert on Monday, February 1, 2010 at 7 p.m., at the Leonard Nimoy Thalia at Peter Norton Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway at 95th Street. The eclectic, genre-defying group will perform works by William Bolcom, Olivier Messiaen, Dmitri Shostakovich, and Danny Elfman, as well as a piece by Joshua Rosenblum, the group's conductor and founder.

Schleuniger Automation Selects SecuGen Hamster Plus for Biometric Authentication of CrimpCenter Users

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- SecuGen, the world's leading optical fingerprint device vendor, is pleased to announce that its Hamster Plus USB Fingerprint Reader has been selected by Schleuniger Automation for use with its CrimpCenter product line. A leading manufacturer of machines for wire processing, Schleuniger's CrimpCenter products are fully automatic crimp machines that combine high processing speed, precision and user friendliness.

State Representative Kurt Kelly Files to Run for Congress against Grayson

ORLANDO, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- State Representative Kurt Kelly, whose district covers part of Florida's Eighth Congressional district, today filed paperwork to run for Congress against controversial first-term Democrat Rep. Alan Grayson. 'The people of Central Florida deserve a Congressman with a business background who knows that money spent by the federal government in Washington isn't play money, but rather hard-earned money taken out of each of our paychecks,' said Rep. Kelly.

Syntec Optics Unveils Clean Room

PAVILION, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Syntec Optics, the largest independent manufacturer of custom polymer optics in North America, has unveiled a new clean room at its Pavilion, NY location. This Class 10,000 clean room will be used for assembly and testing of precision polymer and glass optical systems that are highly sensitive to environmental particulate. The construction and operation of a clean room represents Syntec's endless commitment to offering customers a broad range of technological solutions and innovations.

Dr. Robert Hoyk, Author of ‘The Ethical Executive’ is Expert Source to Understand ‘Why’ of Scandals

LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Hardly a week goes by without some sort of unethical behavior making national headlines. Whether it is a media hoax about a boy in a balloon or a Ponzi scheme of the highest caliber, unethical behavior has - sadly - become expected?? Dr. Robert Hoyk, is a Clinical Psychologist and primary author of 'THE ETHICAL EXECUTIVE: Becoming Aware of the Root Causes of Unethical Behavior: 45 Psychological Traps that Every One of Us Falls Prey To' (Stanford University Press; ISBN: 978-0804759656).

Publishers Newswire Announces its Latest List of ‘Books to Bookmark’ for Q4 2009

REDONDO BEACH, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Publishers Newswire (PNW), an online resource established in 2004 for small publishers, as well as lesser known and first-time book authors, has announced its latest semi-annual 'Books to Bookmark' list, for the fourth quarter of 2009. This list is a round-up of new and interesting books (and e-books) which are often missed due to not originating from major New York book publishing houses, or big name authors.

Free Data Recovery Software – EASEUS Data Recovery Wizard 4.8 Beta Out Now for Free Testing and Usage

NEW YORK, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- EASEUS Software, the innovative, dedicated data recovery software provider, offering professional data recovery solutions running from hard drive disk or portable storage device under Windows OS environments, today announces EASEUS Data Recovery Wizard 4.8 Beta. It is provided for Windows 2008 and Windows 7 users to test and use free before February 1st, 2010.

New Book: They Threw Him Out A Plane, But They Couldn’t Throw Out His Story

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Kevin Glavin Publishing announced today the release of 'Rock Star's Rainbow' (ISBN: 978-0-9825466-0-4), a new novel chronicling a recent and mysterious scandal involving one of the nation's most cherished 'icons.' The far-fetched story begins in August 2009, when a renowned entertainment reporter is thrown out of a plane over Los Angeles.

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