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Electric Compass Tracker is a new Enterprise Workforce GPS Tracking App for iPhone and iPad

DARIEN, Conn. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Electric Compass, a leader in mobile enterprise GPS solutions, today announced the availability of its GPS tracker app for iPhone and iPad (iOS). Electric Compass Tracker is different from the many consumer-grade iPhone location tracking apps currently available because it offers a powerful suite of enterprise workforce tracking features.

TOPICS: Computing, GPS Solutions, Newsdesk, State: Connecticut
 
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J.E. Kelleher Inc. Becomes Partner of Move For Hunger to Fight Hunger

BRISTOL, Conn. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: New Jersey-based nonprofit, Move For Hunger, is proud to announce the partnership of J.E. Kelleher Inc. of Bristol, Conn. at the Mission Level. J.E. Kelleher joins other relocation industry leaders in supporting Move For Hunger, the only non-profit organization that works within the relocation industry to end hunger.

TOPICS: Corporate Social Responsibility, General Editorial, News: Non-Profit Organization, Newsdesk, State: Connecticut
 
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CPEP hosts the Engineering Brighter Futures Gala to Celebrate 25 Years of Serving Underserved Youth

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Catalysts Powering Educational Performance: For 25 years, the Connecticut Pre-Engineering Program (CPEP) has been serving as a catalyst to significantly change underrepresented and underserved students’ knowledge, attitudes and behaviors toward the pursuit of education and careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).

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Catalysts Powering Educational Performance Wins National 2013 Excellence in Summer Learning Award

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: The Connecticut Pre-Engineering Program ‘Summer Gaming Challenge’ has been awarded the prestigious National Summer Learning Association’s 2013 New York Life Excellence in Summer Learning Award. Non-profit Catalysts Powering Educational Performance (CPEP, Inc.) is honored to have its STEM program recognized for the award.

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Bed Bug Finders LLC Celebrates Fifth Year and Hundreds of Inspections Performed

STRATFORD, Conn. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: In its fifth year of business and hundreds of bed bug inspections performed, Bed Bug Finders LLC announces a service option for eradication of bed bugs by means of a unique heat treatment process that works outside the home to keep from starting house fires.

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Catalysts Powering Educational Performance earns Neotrope Non-Profit PR Grant Award for 2013

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. /eNewsChannels/ — CPEP (Catalysts Powering Educational Performance) is pleased to announce it is a recipient of Neotrope’s 2013 J.L. Simmons Non-Profit PR Grant award. With this commitment, Neotrope will provide public relations support to CPEP over the next year to raise awareness around its programs and accomplishments.

TOPICS: Business, Education, News: Non-Profit Organization, Newsdesk, State: Connecticut
 
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Marcus Wilkinson joins VLP Law Group LLP Corporate Practice in Connecticut

NEW HAVEN, Conn. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS Apr 16, 2013: VLP Law Group LLP announces the expansion of its corporate practice with the addition of Marcus Wilkinson, who joins as a partner based in Connecticut. Wilkinson handles angel investments, venture capital transactions, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and general corporate matters.

TOPICS: Business, Legal and Law, Newsdesk, State: Connecticut
 
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MFX’s Integrated Insurance Platform and Business Process Outsourcing to include Prevail Reinsurance System

NEW CANAAN, Conn. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS Apr 2, 2013: Prevail Consulting, Inc., a leading insurance technology and services provider, and MFX, a leading provider of hosted IT applications and outsourcing solutions for the Property and Casualty insurance industry, today announced an agreement whereby MFX will provide the Prevail Reinsurance System as a component of MFX’s Integrated Insurance Platform.

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Make 2013 a Year Without Head Lice!

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Head lice love the holidays as much as kids do, says George Coleman, founder of Dermedics Laboratories and master-mind behind the only non-toxic, FDA registered head lice treatment and repellent used by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to treat and prevent head lice infestations. Holiday parties give [...]

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Make 2013 a Year Without Head Lice!

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Head lice love the holidays as much as kids do, says George Coleman, founder of Dermedics Laboratories and master-mind behind the only non-toxic, FDA registered head lice treatment and repellent used by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to treat and prevent head lice infestations. Holiday parties give [...]

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Make 2013 a Year Without Head Lice!

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Head lice love the holidays as much as kids do, says George Coleman, founder of Dermedics Laboratories and master-mind behind the only non-toxic, FDA registered head lice treatment and repellent used by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to treat and prevent head lice infestations. Holiday parties give [...]

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Make 2013 a Year Without Head Lice!

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Head lice love the holidays as much as kids do, says George Coleman, founder of Dermedics Laboratories and master-mind behind the only non-toxic, FDA registered head lice treatment and repellent used by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to treat and prevent head lice infestations. Holiday parties give [...]

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Make 2013 a Year Without Head Lice!

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Head lice love the holidays as much as kids do, says George Coleman, founder of Dermedics Laboratories and master-mind behind the only non-toxic, FDA registered head lice treatment and repellent used by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to treat and prevent head lice infestations. Holiday parties give [...]

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Bed Bug Finders LLC Offers New Solution for Eradication of Bed Bugs by Means of a Unique Heat Treatment Process

STRATFORD, Conn. /eNewsChannels/ — In its 4th year of business and hundreds of bed bug inspections performed, Bed Bug Finders LLC and Northeast Heat Treatment LLC of Stratford, Connecticut, announce a new service option for eradication of bed bugs by means of a unique heat treatment process. Combined with over 130 years of trade heating experience, the principals of Bed Bug Finders and its technical advisors have developed this new ‘heareat’ process that employs the latest industry equipment standards.

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Facts of Lice: Head Lice Spread Fast, So Prevention is Key, says George Coleman, founder and president of Connecticut’s Dermedics Laboratories

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. /eNewsChannels/ — October is the month the kids begin to scratch, says George Coleman, founder and president of Connecticut’s Dermedics Laboratories. That’s because the start of a new school year has children literally putting their heads together – and that’s how head lice infestations get started.

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Dermedics Laboratories to re-launch new version of Dr. Seltzer’s Hangover Helper

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. /eNewsChannels/ — In the early 1980’s George Coleman, head of Dermedics Laboratories in Bridgeport, Conn., teamed up with the former Keneric Industries to reformulate and market an over-the-counter pharmaceutical product designed to treat the symptoms of hangovers. The product, Dr. Seltzer’s Hangover Helper, went on to become the best-selling hangover remedy in the U.S. It was eventually sold to a well-known manufacturer and, after almost 20 years on the market, was discontinued when that manufacturer was sold.

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Loureiro Engineering Associates starts 2012 with in-house promotions for team leaders

PLAINVILLE, Conn. /eNewsChannels/ — Loureiro Engineering Associates, Inc. announced this week several in-house promotions; it’s all part of its long-term, strategic-growth plan.

TOPICS: Business, Construction, Newsdesk, State: Connecticut
 
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Samuel W. Butcher joins Loureiro Engineering Associates, Inc. to manage new Rockford, Mass. facility

PLAINVILLE, Conn. /eNewsChannels/ — Loureiro Engineering Associates, Inc. is carefully adhering to its strategic growth plan in the area of geographic expansion of services. This week it announced a new office location in Rockford, MA that will be managed by new hire, Samuel W. Butcher, LSP, LEP, PG, LEED-AP, vice president at Loureiro Engineering.

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Turtle Conservation Project: Help Track Turtles With Your Cell Phone

OLD SAYBROOK, Conn. /eNewsChannels/ — The Turtle Conservation Project (TCP) wants your turtle pictures. ‘With so many people able to send an image right from their cell phone, we can quickly tell them which of Connecticut’s nine turtle species they have encountered,’ said TCP’s Chuck Landrey.

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Prevail Reinsurance System Hosted Solution Launched – Will Demo at 2011 IASA Conference in Nashville Booth 923

NEW CANAAN, Conn. /eNewsChannels/ — Prevail Consulting, Inc., a leading software and technology services provider for the property and casualty insurance industry, today announced the launch of its Prevail Reinsurance System Hosted Solution. Companies will now have the ability to manage their reinsurance business in a secure and scalable environment, while reducing costs.

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Northeast Heat Treatment LLC’s New Mobile Heat Truck is the New Weapon Against Bed Bugs and Other Pests

STRATFORD, Conn. /eNewsChannels/ — Northeast Heat Treatment LLC announced this week the launch of a new business serving Connecticut and Massachusetts and upper Middle Atlantic areas businesses, apartment buildings and homes.

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Prevail Consulting, Inc. gains contract with Triple-S Propiedad, Inc. for Reinsurance System

NEW CANAAN, Conn. /eNewsChannels/ — Prevail Consulting, Inc., a leading insurance industry consulting and technology services provider, today announced a contract with Triple-S Propiedad, Inc. to license the Prevail Reinsurance System to support all of Triple-S’s reinsurance operations. Triple-S Propiedad has utilized a variety of Prevail’s technology consulting services over the past 10 years.

TOPICS: Business, Computing, Insurance, Newsdesk, State: Connecticut
 
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Opinion: Desktop Guerrillas warns about the Not-So-Silver Lining of Cloud Computing

NORWALK, Conn. — Things did not go as planned when Joe Presto of the Norwalk-based IT consulting firm Desktop Guerrillas tried to send out his monthly invoices last Tuesday night. After error messages kept popping up, Presto did a Google search and quickly determined that the issue was with Intuit’s system, not his own. The next morning he learned the full scope of the outage: 300,000 of Intuit’s clients had been affected.

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Connecticut Bed Bugs Beware: There is a New Sheriff in Town

MADISON, Conn. — CT Bed Bug Dogs (www.ctbedbugdogs.com) announces this week the launch of a new business serving Connecticut residents and businesses. It’s important to note that this sheriff does not wear a gun – he wears a dog collar! More specifically, Ruby, Pasha and Willie are adorable rescue dogs who have been highly trained […]

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Filmmaker A.D. Calvo set to take Snow White to the Dark Side

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — A dark and brooding adaptation of the classic fairy tale, Snow White, will go into production this October. Several horror/fantasy film blogs broke the news about the new independent film production from Goodnight Film earlier this month. Connecticut filmmaker A.D. Calvo will introduce a much darker twist to the original Grimm […]

TOPICS: Entertainment, Films and Film Making, Newsdesk, State: Connecticut
 
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Cession Web Service with access to Prevail Reinsurance System Announced

NEW CANAAN, Conn. — Prevail Consulting, Inc., a leading software and technology services provider for the property and casualty insurance industry, today announced the launch of its Cession Web Service. The Prevail Cession Web Service enables seamless integration of the Prevail Reinsurance System Cession Engine with websites, enterprise portals, corporate intranets and extranets, policy administration […]

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New Network of Fractional Real Estate Professionals Provides Vacation Home Market with Appealing Options

WALLINGFORD, Conn. — Fractional Homes International (FHI) announced today that it now has Certified Fractional Real Estate Professionals in 11 states and 2 countries who are focusing on the fast-growing trend of fractional ownership of single-family vacation homes. Launched by leading fractional real estate consultant Sherman Potvin, FHI’s network of highly trained professionals specialize in […]

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Lehmann & Lehmann Legal Communications Presents Connecticut Seminar on ‘Eliminating Your Debts’

RIDGEFIELD, Conn. — Lehmann & Lehmann Legal Communications announced today a free seminar on how to systematically reduce and eliminate debt through individualized plans. The seminar, including a question and answer session, will take place at the Grassy Hill Lodge in Derby, Connecticut on Wednesday, March 25, at 7:00 p.m. The seminar will feature Richard […]

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TaxiLite, a Better Way to Hail a Cab! Increase Visibility at Night and in Bad Weather

STAMFORD, Conn. — Hailing a taxicab just got easier and safer with TaxiLite(R). TaxiLite features a bright flashing LED which can be seen up to three city blocks away. Designed to fit in pocket or purse, TaxiLite features a whistle and a convenient key ring attachment. There’s no need to step into traffic with TaxiLite; […]

TOPICS: News: Product Launches, News: Safety and Security, Newsdesk, State: Connecticut, Travel
 
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Canines Take Bite Out of Bed Bugs in New Business Venture

STRATFORD, Conn. — Bed Bug Finders, LLC announces this week the launch of a new business serving Connecticut, Massachusetts and New York. It’s a business that was created to help homeowners and businesses deal with the ever-growing bed bug population in North America. In New York City alone, in 2007, there were over 7,000 complaints […]

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St. Petersburg State Ballet On Ice in ‘Sleeping Beauty on Ice’ Coming to Connecticut

STAMFORD, Conn. — Direct from Russia, the ST. PETERSBURG STATE BALLET ON ICE, with its award-winning cast of 35 ice skaters, presents a magical family show, “Sleeping Beauty on Ice.” Two special performances at the Palace Theatre in Stamford, CT (Stamford Center for the Arts, 61 Atlantic Street, Stamford CT 06901) take place on Sunday, […]

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IASA Conference: Prevail Unveils New Reinsurance Solution

NEW CANAAN, Conn. — Prevail Consulting, Inc., a leading consulting and technology services provider for the property and casualty insurance industry, will be featuring their new Prevail Reinsurance System at the 2008 Insurance Accounting and Systems Association (IASA) annual conference in Seattle from June 1-June 4. Prevail combines its strong reinsurance business expertise and support […]

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Prevail Unveils New Reinsurance Software Solution at the 2008 IASA Conference

NEW CANAAN, Conn. — Prevail Consulting, Inc., a leading consulting and technology services provider for the property and casualty insurance industry, will be featuring their new Prevail Reinsurance System at the 2008 Insurance Accounting and Systems Association (IASA) annual conference in Seattle from June 1-June 4. Prevail combines its strong reinsurance business expertise and support […]

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Back Pain Treatment Proven 86-Percent Effective, According to Dr. Scott Bender, D.C.

STAMFORD, Conn. — Approximately 80 percent of Americans suffer from low back pain. Second to the common cold, low back pain is the number one reason for a visit to a primary care doctor. And it is the fifth most frequent cause of hospitalization. Dr. Scott Bender, D.C., of the Connecticut Spine & Health Center in Stamford, Connecticut, offers hope for those who suffer from the agonizing, oft-times debilitating pain of low back ailments.

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Computer Forensics Show to Bow in Washington D.C. February 4 – 6, 2008

GREENWICH, Conn. — For some companies, it is not a question of if one of their computers will be used as evidence in a legal matter, it is a question of when. The inaugural Computer Forensics Show will fill the Washington Convention Center from February 4-6, 2008. This year’s event features keynote addresses by high-powered Washington insiders.

TOPICS: Computing, Events, News: Police, Fire and Rescue, News: Safety and Security, Newsdesk, State: Connecticut, Story Index
 
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Children’s Book Series Teaches Kids How to Keep the Environment Clean

GREENWICH, Conn. — Written by author James Martin II, “William is Going Green” (ISBN 978-0-9799465-1-6) is an 860 word children’s book introducing William the Garbage Truck, a kelly green eco-friendly cartoon character determined to make the planet a safer and cleaner place to live. William often rhymes when he speaks.

TOPICS: Books, Environmental, Newsdesk, State: Connecticut, Story Index
 
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Yale Law Women Releases 2nd Annual List of the Top Ten Family-Friendly Firms

Yale Law WomenNEW HAVEN, Conn. — Yale Law Women (YLW), the largest student organization at Yale Law School, announces the release of its 2007 Top Ten Family-Friendly Firms list. Phoenix-based firm Quarles & Brady received top honors, followed by Proskauer Rose; Akin Gump Strauss Hauer; Jenner & Block; Mayer Brown; Covington & Burling; Arnold & Porter; DLA Piper; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, PC; and Faegre & Benson.

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Meriden Connecticut Attorney Continues Work at United Nations

MERIDEN, Conn. — The American Bar Association (“ABA”) recently re-appointed Houston Putnam Lowry as one of their representatives to the United Nations Economic and Social Council (“ECOSOC”). Attorney Lowry has represented the ABA (and other organizations, including the Economic Commission of Europe) at the United Nations for years on a variety of topics.

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College Student Cashing in on Million Dollar Wiki Website

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — A student at the University of Connecticut has launched a new website that is on track to make him one million dollars. The Million Dollar Wiki, is a website similar to Wikipedia but with one important catch: every page costs one hundred dollars. The pages are public for everyone to see, but only the owner of a page can add content to it.

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Women’s Law School Coalition Announces Its Launch as the First Inter-School Advocacy Organization for Women in the Legal Profession

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — After months of planning, the Women’s Law School Coalition (WLSC) announced its launch as the first inter-law school women’s advocacy organization today. The coalition’s mission is to represent a common voice for women’s law school organizations that will empower these formerly unconnected groups to raise awareness about issues affecting women in the legal profession at the national level.

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IRS Owes Businesses Over $10 Billion – Refunds for Good Helps Get it Back

WOODBRIDGE, Conn. — The IRS, by court decree, owes American businesses over $10 Billion dollars (an equal amount is due to individuals). Refunds for Good Inc and Invoice Insight LLC, have created a free, online tool to help organizations, both for-profit and non-profit, get their money back in a timely manner.

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Celebrity Endorsed Website, Refunds for Good, Turns War Tax Into Peace Dividend

Martin SheenWOODBRIDGE, Conn. — On the fourth anniversary of the war in Iraq, two social entrepreneurs, Jon Gorham and Michael Swartz from Connecticut, have launched a web site to help foster peace in the world: refundsforgood.org. Swartz and Gorham created a company called Refunds for Good, Inc. and have launched an interactive web portal that shows individuals and organizations how to claim telephone tax refunds on their 2006 returns.

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Celebrities Endorse ‘Refunds for Good’ Web Site to Recycle Phone Tax Refunds to Help Stop Global Warming

Ed Begley, Jr.WOODBRIDGE, Conn. — “Global warming, air pollution, over-population – these are daunting challenges that we all face – but there is a solution. Here’s your chance to make a difference,” says Ed Begley, Jr. on the new Refunds for Good website: www.refundsforgood.org.

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Refunds for Good Helps Taxpayers Redirect War Tax to Save The Planet

Refunds for GoodWOODBRIDGE, Conn. — Refunds for Good, Inc., a young CT company created by two social entrepreneurs announced today that it has launched an interactive web portal. The site shows individuals and organizations how to claim a telephone excise tax refund on their 2006 tax returns. The multi-media web site also provides visitors with a simple way to donate their “war tax” refund to three exceptional non-profits.

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Data Impact, EDGAR Online Offer New Tool for Electronic Document Delivery and Retirement Plan Management

Data Impact ConsentOneNORWALK, Conn. — Data Impact today announced the availability of ConsentOne, a new, Web-based management and document delivery service powered by EDGAR Online’s real-time prospectus tool.

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What Role Did a Rare Genetic Disorder Play in the Life of a Sexual Killer? A New Novel Reveals the Shocking Truth

Novel - To the BoneHARTFORD, Conn. — The psychological thriller “TO THE BONE” (ISBN: 0-9769688-3-5) by Mark Vann is based on an astonishing medical case history and offers readers a villain like no other in the annals of crime fiction. The strands of the plot are darkly and deftly intertwined like the DNA helix of the killer. In addition, this groundbreaking novel brings to the forefront a subject that has always been considered taboo.

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