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Meyer Lucas Real Estate Group of Palm Beach County Florida Joins eXp Realty
Meyer Lucas Real Estate Group of Palm Beach County Florida Joins eXp Realty

2017-06-02

Meyer Lucas Real Estate Jupiter Florida eXp Realty Top Agent Holly Meyer Lucas Real Estate Jupiter Holly and her team are tremendous additions to our...

Greater Gainesville Region Advances as Florida’s Leading Location for Biotech Incubation and Technology Transfer
Greater Gainesville Region Advances as Florida’s Leading Location for Biotech Incubation and Technology Transfer

2017-05-29

Gainesville, Florida May 29, 2017 — The Sid Martin Biotechnology Institute was recently named the 2017 Biotech Incubator of the Year by the International Business Innovation Association and the Milken Institute has ranked the University of Florida third nationally for tech transfer. “These accolades underscore what business leaders in and out of Greater Gainesville already know: assets such as the Sid Martin Biotech Institute and the University of Florida are major, vital forces in advancing Greater Gainesville as Florida’s premier hub for biotechnology, research and entrepreneurship,” said Thomas Clemens, Vice President of Economic Development, Gainesville Area Chamber of Commerce. The new ranking by the Santa Monica, California-based Milken Institute places UF two spots ahead of its 2006 #5 ranking,...

Tiger Woods arrested in Florida on DUI charge, released
Tiger Woods arrested in Florida on DUI charge, released

2017-05-29

Tiger Woods was arrested early Monday on a DUI charge in Jupiter, Florida, and spent nearly four hours in a county jail before he was released. Woods, the 14-time major champion who ranks second with his 79 career victories on the PGA Tour, has not played for four months. He is out for the rest of the season while he recovers from his fourth back surgery. Woods was arrested on suspicion of DUI about 3 a.m. Monday in a suburban area and taken to the Palm Beach County jail, Jupiter Police spokeswoman Kristin Rightler said. He was arrested on Military Trail, south of Indian Creek Parkway. Jail records show that Woods was booked into Palm Beach County jail at 7:18 a.m. and released on his...

Venture Construction Group of Florida tees up at Martin County High…
Venture Construction Group of Florida tees up at Martin County High…

2017-05-19

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New Hickory Point Beach Fieldhouse Approved by Lake County…
New Hickory Point Beach Fieldhouse Approved by Lake County…

2017-05-15

Tavares, FL May 15, 2017 — Lake County Commissioners gave final approval on the new Hickory Point Beach Fieldhouse last week with a 5-0 vote. The Florida Region of USA Volleyball is excited to continue the partnership with the county as they initiate this new state-of-the-art building, set to open in the spring of 2018. The new facility will feature locker rooms with showers, restrooms, meeting rooms, a training room, a concessions area and storage. The Hickory Point Beach complex was completed early July 2014. The Florida Region partnered with Lake County, Florida and Lake County Water Authority to jointly build the project on the 68-acre Hickory Point Recreational Complex, next to Lake Harris. This state-of-the art facility offers professional level net systems, stadium quality lighting, a professional speaker/intercom system, antennas & pads on every court, short court lines, 24 inches of top quality washed white sand, 20 feet...

MiraBurst to Showcase Miracle Berry Tablets at Weight Management, Sports Nutrition and Vitamin EPPS Event
MiraBurst to Showcase Miracle Berry Tablets at Weight Management, Sports Nutrition and Vitamin EPPS Event

2017-05-12

Boca Raton, Florida May 12, 2017 — MiraBurst, a subsidiary of MB Group USA, LLC that creates a line of unique, easy-melt tablets with miracle berries as the primary ingredient, announced it will take part in June’s Weight Management, Sports Nutrition and Vitamin Efficient Program Planning Session (EPPS). This conference, an ECRM event, is a popular trade show at which suppliers have the chance to present their products and programs to major retail buyers from all over the American market. MiraBurst representatives will attend the event to connect with these key retail figures from June 25 to 28 at the Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse Pass in Chandler, Arizona. “MiraBurst continues to grow its customer range and availability and this EPPS allows us yet another chance to show off the benefits of our products in the presence of major retail buyers,” said Dr. Emmanuel Asare, founder of MiraBurst. “We...

Construction begins on Allen's new 90,000-sq.-ft. Delta Hotels and Convention Center
Construction begins on Allen's new 90,000-sq.-ft. Delta Hotels and Convention Center

2017-05-12

ALLEN, Texas, May 12, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Construction has begun on the new Delta Hotels by Marriott Dallas Allen and Watters Creek Convention Center, in the southeast corner of U.S. 75 and Bethany Drive in Allen. The project is expected to take 18 months and will be the largest conference center along the U.S. 75 corridor between Dallas and Oklahoma. “This hotel and convention center will make Allen a true destination in the state of Texas and the nation,” said the city’s mayor, Stephen Terrell, at the groundbreaking celebration on Tuesday. “You have the shopping and dining at Watters Creek across the street, but there’s also many more options for shopping, dining and entertainment that are easily accessible throughout the city. This will allow people to have somewhere unique to come stay and enjoy Allen.”

Vivid Seats Named Official Ticket Reseller of 2017 Preakness Stakes
Vivid Seats Named Official Ticket Reseller of 2017 Preakness Stakes

2017-05-11

BALTIMORE and CHICAGO, May 11, 2017 — The Maryland Jockey Club announced today Vivid Seats, the largest independent online ticket marketplace, is for the third consecutive year the Official Ticket Reseller of the Preakness Stakes. The middle jewel of racing’s storied Triple Crown, this year marks the 142nd year of the “Run for the Black-eyed Susans.” The event is set for Saturday, May 20 at Pimlico Race Course. Tickets are available now at www.vividseats.com/preakness. This year’s partnership with Vivid Seat includes several elements designed to enhance the ticket-buying experience for fans of the legendary event, including: The option to shop for, select and purchase tickets from Vivid Seats from a link located on the “Tickets” drop-down menu on the official Preakness...

eSports and Sports Media Rising Popularity Combine for Strong Industry Growth
eSports and Sports Media Rising Popularity Combine for Strong Industry Growth

2017-05-11

PALM BEACH, Florida, May 11, 2017 — Digital and video gaming popularity have been a driving force of consumer entertainment since their inception fueling a deep rooted obsession for playing the latest and most popular games. But as the rapid rise of social media, tablets and mobile devices have pushed many consumers away from traditional gaming platforms, the latest trends in eSports and video gaming has pushed the industry to new heights. Sports and Social Media as well as eSports Gaming Companies with developments of note in the market include: Breaking Data Corp. (TSX-V: BKD.V) (OTC: BKDCD), Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB), Electronic Arts (NASDAQ: EA), Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTWO), Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI). Breaking Data Corp. (TSX-V: BKD) (OTC: BKDCD) announced today...

Marker Test Diagnostics Announces Plan to Release a Liquid Formulation…
Marker Test Diagnostics Announces Plan to Release a Liquid Formulation…

2017-05-11

“The introduction of this new oral application provides strong benefits for both the urine donor… and the company.” PHOENIX, ARIZONA May 11, 2017 — Marker Test Diagnostics, an international supplier to the drug testing industry, has announced plans to release a liquid formulation of UR Code™, its revolutionary drug testing marker. The UR Code urine marker has been available in the U.S. as a soft gel capsule for the past two years. Previously available only outside of the U.S., UR Code is an oral marker developed by Marker Test Diagnostics that builds a substance “bar-code” in a donor’s urine and eliminates the need to supervise urine collection. The U.S. launch for the liquid based UR Code arrives on the heels of a recently completed study within...

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