Monthly Archives: October 2011

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Releases Standards

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services today released final standards to more consistently measure race, ethnicity, sex, primary language, and disability status, thereby improving the ability to highlight disparities in health status and target interventions to reduce … Continue reading

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Southern Cross Cable Protecting their Future

LINTHICUM, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Ciena® Corporation (NASDAQ: CIEN), the network specialist, today announced it was selected by Southern Cross Cables, an independent Australasian bandwidth wholesaler that owns and maintains a trans-Pacific network, to expand its subsea cable network. To meet growing demand … Continue reading

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PECO Service Interrupted by Storm

PHILADELPHIA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Ranking as the worst October storm in PECO history, yesterday’s wintery mix brought wet snow and strong winds that damaged trees and electrical equipment interrupting electric service to more than 250,000 PECO customers. During the first 12 hours of … Continue reading

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Ron Paul Has a Good Day

LAKE JACKSON, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Earlier today Republican Presidential candidate Ron Paul defeated his GOP competitors, winning 82 percent of the vote in a poll of Iowa GOP activists. Dr. Paul’s nearest competitor was pizza baron Herman Cain, who garnered an unimpressive … Continue reading

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Rats in Distressed Properties

PARSIPPANY, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Please replace the release (dated October 13, 2011) with the following corrected version due to multiple revisions. “The survey demonstrates which neighborhoods residents deemed the ‘rattiest’ and what they would do if they saw a rodent in their … Continue reading

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