Fifteen states have legalized marijuana for adult recreational use, according to the National Conference of State Legislatures.
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania lawmakers worried about the delay in census results were told Wednesday it may be May 2022 before the next set of district lines for Congress and the Legislature are hammered out.
EXTON, Pa., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, announced today that the Company's Board of Directors has approved a second-quarter 2021 dividend of $0.17 per share. The dividend will be paid on May 5, 2021, to shareholders of record as of April 21, 2021.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Please see below for links to each of the Aberdeen Standard Investments U.S. closed-end monthly factsheets including performance and portfolio composition as of January 31, 2021.
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Mortgage Connect LP, a national mortgage services provider for the nation's largest financial institutions, investors, servicers and GSEs, today announced it has appointed Capital Markets veteran Brian Frye to the role of Executive Vice President, Servicing and Capital Markets Strategy.
LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE:APD) today announced that Chairman, President and CEO Seifi Ghasemi will speak at the BofA Securities Global Agriculture & Materials Conference (Virtual) on Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. USET.
Republican leaders in Pennsylvania’s General Assembly expressed outrage Wednesday at the “slanted” and “prejudiced” language used to craft a ballot referendum appearing before voters in May.
GETTYSBURG, Pa., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Eighty-five percent of behavioral health and intellectual and developmental disability providers say they are broadening their practices to include primary care services, according to a new white paper published by leading ambulatory-focused technology solution provider NextGen Healthcare Inc, "Intentional Approaches to Integrated Care: Results of a 2020 National Survey of Behavior Health and Intellectual and Developmental Disability Providers with Case Studies"
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) today praised President Joe Biden's anticipated executive order to institute 100-day reviews of four critical industrial supply chains, a step meant to avoid shortages of crucial goods.
In a news conference, Republican lawmakers said Wolf's administration purposely wrote the questions with wording designed to scare voters into rejecting them.
RADNOR, Pa., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) will release its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2020 prior to market open on Thursday, March 4, 2021.
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Quaker Houghton (NYSE: KWR) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.395 per share, payable on April 30, 2021, to shareholders of record at the close of business on April 16, 2021.
VALLEY FORGE, Pa., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- PJM Interconnection announced today the promotions of Nigeria Bloczynski, Asim Z. Haque, Christopher O'Hara and Ricardo Rodriguez.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Enterin, Inc., a privately held, Philadelphia-based, clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company pioneering novel treatments for neurodegenerative diseases, announces the appointment of Katherine Wolf as Chief Financial Officer. Ms. Wolf brings 30 years of health care industry experience in capital raising, business development, and strategy, during which she has executed financing, advisory, and M&A transactions worth approximately $24 billion.
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Feb 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Jornaya, a Verisk business, has released a new report providing actionable data about shopping journeys to help marketers find and appropriately engage with consumers. The Consumer Behavior Insider report offers a one-of-a-kind view of major purchase shopping activity identifying shifts and trends in consumer behavior. Jornaya is a leader in behavioral data intelligence with a proprietary view of more than 400 million consumer journeys every month.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Suburban Propane Partners, L.P. (NYSE: SPH), a nationwide distributor of propane, renewable propane, fuel oil and related products and services, as well as a marketer of natural gas and electricity and investor in low carbon fuel alternatives, has made a donation to the Cradles to Crayons location in Philadelphia, which will allow the organization to provide 1,000 children in need with kits containing hygiene essentials, including, shampoo, body wash, toothbrushes, toothpaste, hair combs, moisturizing lotion, and wipes. The company has also donated SuburbanCares branded toy bears which will be distributed with the kits.
RADNOR, Pa., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The law firm of Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP announces that a securities fraud class action lawsuit has been filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York against Ebix, Inc. (NASDAQ: EBIX) ("Ebix") on behalf of those who purchased or acquired Ebix securities between November 9, 2020 and February 19, 2021, inclusive (the "Class Period").
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- In a continued response to the COVID-19 pandemic and its devastating impact on the greater Philadelphia area's rich ecosystem of music performance, education, and community engagement, The Presser Foundation announces another round of general operating support grants to 86 music organizations. These grants, totaling $1,166,500 provide both single year and multi-year support to music organizations in the Greater Philadelphia Area. The grants will be paid immediately to help these organizations to continue to weather the current COVID-19 crisis, which has forced so many music organizations to reimagine operations, performances and other activities.
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- David's Bridal, the nation's leading bridal and special occasion authority, announces the launch of the Little White Dress Boutique, the newest collection from their exclusive DB Studio brand. The launch of the Little White Dress Boutique is the latest in David's response to the evolving landscape of wedding events and the modern bride.
MALVERN, Pa., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- To raise awareness of Rare Disease Day on February 28, Envara Health founder and nutrition expert Virginia A. Stallings, M.D., highlights the nutritional challenges and therapies for people living with one of those rare diseases, cystic fibrosis (CF). An in-depth discussion/presentation by Dr. Stallings, entitled, "Individualized Nutrition Therapy For People With Cystic Fibrosis: Gaining Or Losing Weight," will be featured on the Cystic Fibrosis Research Inc. (CFRI) podcast, CF Community Voices at 1:00 pm EST.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Integrated Ventures, Inc, is pleased to confirm that on 02/18/21, the Company has executed $7.0 million Preferred Equity Investment Agreement with BHP Capital NY, Inc.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Independence Blue Cross (Independence) and Quartet Health (Quartet) announced they will work together to launch a whole person health initiative in Southeastern Pennsylvania to address behavioral health needs by helping people easily access the most appropriate care for them.
BRISTOL, Pa., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- SDI, the leader in B2B digital supply chain services, with 50 years of specialized focus on essential maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) materials for manufacturing and facilities maintenance providers recently announced a strategic partnership with Fairmarkit, the Boston-based intelligent sourcing platform company that is transforming procurement with automation.
WEST CHESTER, Pa., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Quadratec, Inc., the world's largest independent Jeep® aftermarket parts and accessories retailer, today announced its digital media channel Torque has exceeded two million page views since its launch six months ago.
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Koppers Holdings Inc. (NYSE: KOP), an integrated global provider of treated wood products, wood treatment chemicals and carbon compounds, today reported net income attributable to Koppers for the fourth quarter of $18.6 million, or $0.86 per diluted share, compared to $20.6 million, or $0.96 per diluted share in the prior year quarter.
BLUE BELL, Pa., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) today announced a range of contracts for the company's core solutions with clients around the world.
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Net Health, a leading provider of cloud-based software for specialty medical providers across the continuum of care, today announced the debut of Data Solutions for Wound Care, the nation's largest database of wound care records.
ARLINGTON, Va., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Transportation Research Institute today released its annual list highlighting the most congested bottlenecks for trucks in America, and seven Pennsylvania locations made the top 100.
ALLENTOWN, Pa., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Technology Recycling (ATR) is pleased to announce major fleet expansions are underway as 2 new Mack Semi Trucks are added to the national fleet.
PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa. and GERMANTOWN, Md. and HILDEN, Germany, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- QIAGEN (NYSE: QGEN; Frankfurt Prime Standard: QIA) and INOVIO Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: INO) today announced an extension of their partnership with a new master collaboration agreement to develop liquid biopsy-based companion* diagnostic products based on next-generation sequencing (NGS) technology to complement INOVIO's therapies. (*Complementary when referring to the US regulatory pathway.)
NORRISTOWN — Amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and continuous instances of winter weather, Norristown leaders pushed for the creation of legislation that would suspend foreclosures and evictions.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ageras Group, a group of companies backed by Investcorp Technology Partners ("ITP") that offers a range of mission-critical accountancy software solutions to small businesses, also known for their online marketplace Ageras.com helping business owners save time and money by comparing quotes from qualified accountants, has 73 million more reasons to continue expanding its matchmaking service globally, and acquire more businesses that make life easier for small business owners.
CENTER VALLEY, Pa., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Aesculap, Inc. announced today its receipt of FDA 510(k) clearance for DIR800 3D digital infrared fluorescence for use with its Aesculap Aeos Robotic Digital Microscope. This clearance further enhances the fluorescence capabilities of the microscope which already includes DUV400 3D digital ultraviolet mode.
RADNOR, Pa., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The law firm of Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP announces that a securities fraud class action lawsuit has been filed against Penumbra, Inc. ("Penumbra") on behalf of those who purchased or acquired Penumbra (NYSE: PEN) common stock between August 3, 2020 and December 15, 2020, inclusive (the "Class Period").
RADNOR, Pa., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The law firm of Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP announces that a securities fraud class action lawsuit has been against Clover Health Investments, Corp. (NASDAQ: CLOV) ("Clover") on behalf of those who purchased or acquired Clover publicly traded securities between October 6, 2020 and February 4, 2021, inclusive (the "Class Period"), and/or purchased or acquired Clover securities pursuant or traceable to Clover's registration statement and prospectus issued in connection with the December 2020 Merger., inclusive (the "Class Period").
YARDLEY, Pa., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Astarte Medical, a health intelligence company, announced today it has signed a contract with Arkansas Children's Hospital to implement its NICUtrition® software platform to analyze and understand feeding metrics and milestones and the corresponding growth outcomes for preterm infants in the neonatal ICU (NICU).
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Formcraft is proud to announce and welcome Jeremy Drummond as the company's Design Principal. He brings over 22 years of experience in interior architecture, design, and management to Formcraft. A former principal at L2P, Drummond has designed over four million square feet of curated workplace environments.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Head of Phytotherapy and Pharmacognosy at Istanbul's Yeditepe University Dr. Erdem Yeşilada released an analysis of the COVID-fighting potential of popular herbal supplements, in particular alchemLife's PhytoRelief-CC. The company's flagship product, PhytoRelief blends turmeric, ginger, and pomegranate extracts into a gummy-like tablet that dissolves on the tongue.
RADNOR, Pa., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- NeuroRx, Inc. announced today that the Phase 2b/3 trial* of ZYESAMI™ (aviptadil, previously RLF-100™) for the treatment of Respiratory Failure in critically ill patients with Covid-19 has demonstrated multidimensional benefit around its prespecified primary endpoint of Recovery from Respiratory Failure with discharge from hospital and ICU (without relapse) by day 28 in patients with critical Covid-19 who were treated with High Flow Nasal Oxygen. Although not envisioned at the start of the clinical trial, High Flow Nasal Oxygen has become the predominant form of treatment in Covid-19 respiratory failure, with mechanical ventilation reserved for those whose blood oxygen levels cannot be maintained on this less invasive modality. The trial was conducted at 10 U.S. hospitals under the direction of NeuroRx in collaboration with RELIEF THERAPEUTICS Holding AG (SIX: RLF; OTCQB: RLFTF). NeuroRx has signed an agreement to complete a business combination with Big Rock Partners Acquisition Corporation (NASDAQ:BRPA).
NEW YORK, Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CVC Capital Partners ("CVC") announced today that CVC Fund VII has signed a definitive agreement to acquire a majority interest in MedRisk ("MedRisk" or "the Company"). MedRisk is a leading provider of managed physical medicine services for the workers' compensation industry in the U.S. The Carlyle Group, MedRisk's current majority owner, will retain a significant stake and maintain joint control in partnership with CVC. The MedRisk team, including founder Shelley Boyce, Executive Chairman Mike Ryan and CEO Ken Martino, will reinvest in the Company.
WAYNE, Pa., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Cipperman Compliance Services (CCS), a leading provider of chief compliance officer services to money managers, registered funds, family offices, private equity firms, broker-dealers, and regulated fintech companies, today announced the addition of three senior compliance professionals to the firm's staff. Diane Descoteaux, Denise Adamczyk, and Adrea Scaramucci will lead client engagements and further bolster a deep and experienced CCS leadership team, allowing the firm to meet increasing demand for its compliance outsourcing services and maintain its commitment to protecting the reputation of investment management clients.
HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Centric Financial Corporation ("Centric" or "the Company") (OTC: CFCX), the parent company of Centric Bank ("the Bank"), today reported net income for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2020 of $2.8 million, or $0.33, per basic and diluted share and $9.1 million, or $1.05, per basic and diluted share, respectively.
HORSHAM, Pa., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- MRA Group (MRA), a leading real estate solutions firm and developer of life sciences and health care real estate in the mid-Atlantic region, announced it has formed a joint venture partnership with Beacon Capital Partners (Beacon), on Spring House Innovation Park in Lower Gwynedd, PA.
COOPERSBURG, Pa., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Roadways are dangerous workplaces. More than 40 first responders were killed in the U.S. last year and 34% of the tow operators killed were struck while assisting disabled vehicles along roads and highways.
READING, Penn., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A new survey of U.S. and Canadian workers revealed they would take a lower-paying job if it ensured good air quality, greater hygiene and health-conscious colleagues.
BETHLEHEM, Pa., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- B. Braun Medical Inc. (B. Braun), a leader in infusion therapy and pain management, today announced that James Allen has joined the company's Executive Leadership Team and will assume the role of Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer following a transition period. In this position, Allen will lead all financial operations of the B. Braun Group of Companies in North America.
MALVERN, Pa., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- HMP Global, the world's largest healthcare event and education company, today announced the launch of the Sana Symposium, a three-day event that will connect mental health and addiction professionals with revolutionary psychedelics education. Produced in conjunction with a consortium of the company's other leading mental health and addiction brands – Psych Congress, Evolution of Psychotherapy, and the National Conference on Addiction Disorders (NCAD) – the three-day event will take place online September 17-19, 2021, delivered via the company's VRTX virtual events platform. Sana will feature a scientific agenda covering the latest in psychedelic research and provide attendees with the opportunity to engage the pioneers of the field.
HAVERFORD, Pa., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement is being issued by the law firms of Chimicles Schwartz Kriner & Donaldson-Smith LLP and Barnow and Associates, P.C. regarding the Hy-Vee class action settlement.
WAYNE, Pa., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Sungard Availability Services (Sungard AS), a leading provider of highly-available, cloud-connected infrastructure in North America and Europe, has completed construction on a high-density, cloud-connected data center for NYU Langone Health (NYU Langone), one of the nation's premier academic health systems devoted to patient care, education and research. NYU Langone recently added a 10-year extension to its decade-long colocation partnership with Sungard AS. The data center was designed specifically with NYU Langone's needs in mind, offering the health system a secure area for continuous technology growth and refreshes.