Lamplugh Talks Firefighter Health & Wellness: Radio Show Goes to the “Frontline”

2017-06-30

Eatontown, NJ, June 30, 2017– For years Mark Lamplugh has been the “voice” for the treatment of responders when dealing with critical stress, PTSD, and addiction issues. Now, that voice can be heard on one of the first online radio shows dedicated to the health and wellness of firefighters and emergency services personnel. In this new role as radio host, Lamplugh will add his expertise in not only addiction recovery but as a renowned specialist and author on the subject of first responder critical stress and PTSD issues. Lamplugh is a fourth generation firefighter and former captain with the Lower Chichester (PA) Fire Company. Lamplugh is also nationally recognized in Crisis Stress Intervention through the American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress. Lamplugh has been instrumental in creating new programs for first responders across the country as they deal with the stress and depression that often comes with their...

“Killer Summer Heat” Report: 14,000 Americans Could Die Annually by Mid-Century Without Paris Climate Pact Protections

2017-06-29

This all could unfold if the United States doesn’t move, and soon, to slash the key driver of climate change, carbon pollution from power plants and vehicles, according to the report “Killer Summer Heat, Paris Agreement Compliance Could Avert Hundreds of Thousands of Needless Deaths in America’s Cities,” released by the Natural Resources Defense Council. The top 15 cities in order of potential annual deaths by the 2090s are: New York City (7,370); Philadelphia (5,040); Chicago (2,440); Boston (1,340); Baltimore (1,010); Detroit (870); Providence, RI (670); St. Louis (640); Buffalo (620); Rochester, NY (600); Cincinnati (580); Cleveland (570); Washington, DC (560); Los Angeles (540); Louisville (530). “This report carries a dire warning: Reneging on our climate commitments could cause tens of thousands of Americans to die,” said Juanita Constible, special projects director in NRDC’s Climate & Clean Air program. “If carbon pollution isn’t reined...

Taiwan DCB, PITDC, TMU and US Insilico Medicine Join Forces to Develop Groundbreaking Research in applied A.I. for biomedical science
Taiwan DCB, PITDC, TMU and US Insilico Medicine Join Forces to Develop Groundbreaking Research in applied A.I. for biomedical science

2017-06-29

Baltimore, MD June 29, 2017 — The Development Center for Biotechnology (DCB), the Medical and Pharmaceutical Industrial Technology Development Center (PITDC), and Taipei Medical University (TMU), three of Taiwan’s premier biomedical institutions, have teamed up with Baltimore-based Insilico Medicine to develop groundbreaking research in applied A.I. for biomedical science. The four parties signed a Letter of Intent (LoI) for Cooperation at the BioTaiwan 2017 BioBusiness Asia Conference. Dr. Eugene Lin, Science and Technology Advisor of the Department of Industrial Development (DoIT), Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) attended...

Search Solution Group Opens New Office in Thriving Nashville, TN Market
Search Solution Group Opens New Office in Thriving Nashville, TN Market

2017-06-27

NASHVILLE, TN – 06/27/2017 (PRESS RELEASE JET) —   Executive Headhunting Agency Searches for Talent in Music City, USA Nerdwallet ranked Nashville, TN the third fastest growing US job market for 2017. Search Solution Group (SSG) – America’s preeminent headhunting agency – opens its latest executive recruiting office in Music City to meet the increasing needs of top companies in filling critical positions there. SSG boasts some of the nation’s most acclaimed headhunters and is excited to be setting up shop in the booming Nashville market. Centered in the heart of Music City, the new office will be led by Managing Partner Mary Frances McCullar who is poised and ready to lead the charge in the Nashville, TN market and beyond. “I am incredibly honored to have been selected to partner with such a well-respected,...

Hook Off the Jab Adds 3 New Series to Development Slate
Hook Off the Jab Adds 3 New Series to Development Slate

2017-06-26

LOS ANGELES, CA , June 26, 2017 – ​​Hook Off The Jab announced this morning that it’s expanding its development slate to include three new series geared for high-caliber, premium-cable and sophisticated audiences.  The Los Angeles based production company, founded by Adam Storm (The Life & Times of Tim, BKB Unfiltered), has set three new projects for development: Mer, a horror-comedy based on the graphic novel of the same name, Hopkins Med a unique way into the medical procedural developed by Hopkins’ alum, and CORPS, an anthology series that follows a language prodigy in the Peace Corps created by

Baltimore Pro Boxing Returns July 13 with Tribute Card
Baltimore Pro Boxing Returns July 13 with Tribute Card

2017-06-25

Baltimore, MD, June 25, 2017– Baltimore Pro Boxing will pay tribute to the late Murray “Bushwacker” Smith Sr. when they return to Michael’s Eighth Avenue in Glen Burnie, MD Thursday, July 13th for an exciting pro-am fight card. $45 general admission, $65 ringside, $100 individual VIP seats and a limited number of $1,000 VIP tables of 10 are on sale now at Baltimoreboxing.com or by calling 410-375-9175. All VIP ticketholders can enjoy food and drinks prior to the first fight. Doors open at 6:30 and the opening bell will sound at 8:30. The father of Baltimore Boxing Owner Jake Smith, Murray Smith Sr. was a lifelong fixture in Baltimore and promoted various events. He passed away in 2013 after battling melanoma. Baltimore Boxing will honor him during the evening. Headlining will be Jesse “The Beast” Nicklow against Sherman Artis in an eight round super middleweight contest. Living and fighting out of Baltimore,...

U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for June 25: Living Color
U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for June 25: Living Color

2017-06-25

WASHINGTON, June 25, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Following is the daily “Profile America” feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: LIVING COLOR Profile America — Sunday, June 25th. Today is the anniversary of the first color television broadcast. In 1951, CBS transmitted the appropriately named program “Premiere” from New York City and through stations in Washington, Baltimore and Philadelphia. By the end of 1957, while nearly 39 million U.S. households had TV sets, only 150,000 were color units. Sales of color sets caught up with those of black and white sets around 1970. Shortly thereafter, American consumers began preferring foreign manufactured sets, and in 1995, the last major domestic brand was sold to a Korean firm. What little receiver manufacturing remains is a $156 million dollar a year domestic business. You can find current data on the country’s economy by downloading the ‘America’s Economy’ mobile application at

Campus Life – Helios and Matheson (HMNY) Owner of RedZone Map
Campus Life – Helios and Matheson (HMNY) Owner of RedZone Map

2017-06-24

NEW YORK, NY – 06/24/2017 (PRESS RELEASE JET) — College Confidential – Trod The Safe SodAdmit This! Expert Opinions on the College Admissions Process by Dave Berry Campus Life , College Life , Parents For us parents, sending our sons and daughters away to college to live independently for the firsttime can be stressful. Youthful idealism can cloud the objectivity of some teens quite easily.While some high schoolers may have been away from home for short summer excursions such asvarious camps or missions, taking up residence to live in another city is a different matter. In somecases, that new collegiate residence can be thousands of miles away. In trying to see college-student parenting (many years later) from a current perspective, I was doingsome research on college crime reports. Those are the reports that detail how many different...

Creig Northrop Team of Long & Foster Real Estate Ranked First in the Nation for the Third Time
Creig Northrop Team of Long & Foster Real Estate Ranked First in the Nation for the Third Time

2017-06-24

CLARKSVILLE, Md. June 24, 2017 — The Creig Northrop Team of Long & Foster Real Estate was ranked first in the nation for the third time based on sales volume, according to REAL Trends, a provider of statistical analysis for the residential real estate industry, in partnership with The Wall Street Journal. This is the first time any real estate team has achieved the top ranking three times. The Northrop Team also received the nation’s top-ranking position in 2010 and 2011. The Northrop Team also ranked No. 1 in Maryland with a sales volume of $765,479,027 and 1,772 completed transaction sides in 2016. This marks the 11th consecutive year for achieving the ranking of No. 1 real estate team in Maryland. “Northrop Team’s No. 1 ranking nationally reflects the unparalleled service we provide our customers. They benefit from a powerful, top-ranked real estate team with wide-reaching resources to accomplish...

Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Assist in Passing Texas Senate Bill 1705
Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Assist in Passing Texas Senate Bill 1705

2017-06-22

AUSTIN June 22, 2017 — Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP secured a significant victory for its pro bono client, the Tahirih Justice Center, and for minor children across the state of Texas. Elizabeth Ross Hadley and Aaron C. Gregg were instrumental in lobbying for the passage of Senate Bill 1705 (SB 1705), proposed by Sen. Van Taylor (R-Plano) and Rep. Senfronia Thompson (D-Houston). The Texas legislature overwhelmingly passed this bipartisan bill and Governor Greg Abbott signed it into law June 15, 2017. SB 1705 offers simple, but powerful protection for girls to prevent them from being forced into marriage against their will, by requiring that anyone who marries in Texas must be a legal adult–either age 18 or older, or a minor age 16 or 17 who has been court-emancipated. If a...

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