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State Tipoffs Involving North Carolina Newsletter for Sunday September 01, 2019 ( 147 items )  

Agricultural Development and Farmland Preservation Trust Fund Awards More Than $12.6 Million for Projects
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- The North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services issued the following news release: The N.C. Agricultural Development and Farmland Preservation Trust Fund recently awarded more than $12.6 million to help communities across the state protect farmland and promote agricultural enterprises. More than $12.2 million went towards obtaining conservation easements on 13,351 acres of land across the state. This includes over $6.7 million in funding fo  more

Bank of America Small Business Clients Receive $175 Million in Benefits Through Preferred Rewards for Business
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, Aug. 29 -- Bank of America, a financial institution, issued the following news release: * * * - Award-Winning Program Helps Provide Valuable Rewards for Businesses * * * Bank of America today announced that it has rewarded small business clients participating in Preferred Rewards for Business with approximately $175 million in benefits during the inaugural year of the program. This includes interest rate boosters on savings accounts, discounts on business loans, mo  more

Conservatives Make Best Investors, Says Rice University Research
HOUSTON, Texas, Aug. 28 [TNSsociologyresearch] -- Rice University issued the following news release: When it comes to investing, conservatives may have a built-in advantage, according to a study by business scholars at Rice University, the University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill, the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA), the University of Bath and Southern Methodist University (SMU). A central tenet of long-term investing is to hold riskier investments such as stocks over holdin  more

County Awarded $2.25 Million Grant for New 911 Center
FAYETTEVILLE, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- Cumberland County issued the following news release: Cumberland County made two announcements today about its 911 Call Center. The County has been awarded a grant totaling $2,251,387 from the North Carolina 911 Board for the new 911 Call Center to be located in the future Emergency Services Building at 500 Executive Place. The money will help fund renovation, hardware, equipment and associated technology costs for the call center, which will include spa  more

Cumberland County: Cape Fear Community Emergency Response Team Announced
FAYETTEVILLE, North Carolina, Aug. 26 -- Cumberland County issued the following news release: Cumberland County Emergency Services and the City of Fayetteville Emergency Management Department jointly announce the formation of the Cape Fear Community Emergency Response Team. The existing Hope Mills CERT and other community groups from across the county merged to form this new team. A CERT is made up of volunteers trained to respond to a community's immediate needs in the aftermath of a disaster  more

Cumberland County: New Overhills Park Sewer System Completed
FAYETTEVILLE, North Carolina, Aug. 29 -- Cumberland County issued the following news release: Cumberland County officials celebrated the completion of the Overhills Park Sewer System today at a lift station off Collingwood Street. The project cost $4.6 million. The Board of Commissioners established the Overhills Park Water and Sewer District in 2009 because of failing septic tanks in the area. The district covers the Overhills Park Subdivision located north of the Town of Spring Lake, near th  more

Daimler Trucks North America Marks the Production of 750,000th Vehicle at Cleveland, N.C. Manufacturing Facility
CLEVELAND, North Carolina, Aug. 26 -- Daimler Trucks North America, a heavy-duty truck manufacturer, issued the following news release: Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) today commemorated the production of the 750,000th vehicle built at its Cleveland, North Carolina truck manufacturing plant. Keys to the milestone vehicle - a Freightliner new Cascadia - were presented to representatives from United Parcel Service (UPS) during a ceremony at the facility. "Over the past 30 years, our Clev  more

Daimler Trucks North America: Thomas Built Buses and Detroit Expand Warranty Coverage for DD5 and DD8 Engine Aftertreatment Systems
HIGH POINT, North Carolina, Aug. 26 -- Daimler Trucks North America, a heavy-duty truck manufacturer, issued the following news release: Industry leader Thomas Built Buses Inc. along with Detroit Diesel Corp., a leading manufacturer of heavy and medium-duty diesel engines, have expanded the warranty options for the Detroit DD5 and DD8 engine aftertreatment systems. Currently, a standard warranty of five years/100,000 miles/160,000 km, including 100 percent parts and labor covers both the engin  more

Democratic Governors Association: WRAL Chastises NC GOP's Excuses for Delaying Medicaid Expansion As 'Cruel' and 'Phony'
WASHINGTON, Aug. 27 -- The Democratic Governors Association issued the following news: Gov. Roy Cooper proposed Medicaid expansion in his budget but for 50 days North Carolina Republicans have refused to offer a counterproposal. Their failure to act has cost taxpayers over a million dollars. But that pales in comparison to the $36 billion in federal dollars the NC GOP has left on the table for other states to use for their citizens' health care. Read how the NC GOP's refusal to act is hurting   more

Dr. Linda Smith Is Johnston Community College's New Vice President of Instruction
SMITHFIELD, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- Johnston Community College issued the following news: Dr. Linda Smith is Johnston Community College's new vice president of instruction. Smith, JCC's former associate vice president of health, wellness and human services, started her new role a week before the start of the fall semester. Needless to say, she's been busy making sure classes get off to a great start. "I'm very excited and look forward to the challenge," Smith said. "I love JCC. I love the   more

Duke Energy Continues to Monitor Hurricane Dorian
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- Duke Energy issued the following news release: * * * - Encourages Carolinas Customers to Prepare * * * As Hurricane Dorian nears the U.S. coast, Duke Energy is closely monitoring the storm and its projected path for potential impacts to North Carolina and South Carolina. The company is preparing for the storm and encourages customers to do the same. "The forecasted storm track and intensity will likely change between now and the time it potentially aff  more

Duke Energy Powers Storm Resiliency in North Carolina Communities With $1.1 Million in Grants
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, Aug. 29 -- Duke Energy issued the following news release: * * * - 65 Organizations Across North Carolina Receive Grants to Prepare for Future Emergencies and Storms * * * Duke Energy today announced more than $1.1 million in funding to help North Carolina communities increase their response capabilities for future weather events with advance preparation and planning. Sixty-five grant recipients across the state were selected from more than 140 applications, with p  more

Duke Energy Site Readiness Program a Win for Economic Development, Jobs in North Carolina
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- Duke Energy issued the following news release: * * * - The Company Partners With Communities To Identify High-Quality Industrial Sites Across The State - Since 2005, Participating Properties Have Won 18 Major Projects, Resulting In More Than 5,100 New Jobs And Nearly $6.1 Billion In Capital Investment * * * Duke Energy has selected five properties in North Carolina for participation in its 2019 Site Readiness Program to enhance the readiness of the site  more

Duke Energy Site Readiness Program a Win for Economic Development, Jobs in South Carolina
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- Duke Energy issued the following news release: * * * - The Company Partners With Communities to Identify High-Quality Industrial Sites in The Palmetto State - Since 2005, Participating Properties Have Won 15 Major Projects, Resulting in More Than 2,600 New Jobs And Nearly $1 Billion In Capital Investment * * * Duke Energy has selected four properties in South Carolina for participation in its 2019 Site Readiness Program to enhance the readiness of the s  more

Duke University-Pratt School of Engineering: Computational Imaging Increases Resolution of Eye Imaging Technology
DURHAM, North Carolina, Aug. 28 [TNSscienceresearch] -- Duke University's Pratt School of Engineering issued the following news: * * * - Researchers use computational tools to enhance the resolution of optical coherence tomography, potentially expanding its usefulness beyond the eye * * * Biomedical engineers at Duke University have devised a method for increasing the resolution of optical coherence tomography (OCT) down to a single micrometer scale in all directions. The new technique, call  more

Duke University-Pratt School of Engineering: David Mitzi Wins 2020 ACS National Award for Chemistry of Materials
DURHAM, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- Duke University's Pratt School of Engineering issued the following news: * * * - Mitzi recognized for revolutionary materials science work in energy applications * * * David Mitzi, the Simon Family Professor of Duke Engineering and a faculty member in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, has won the 2020 American Chemical Society National Award in the Chemistry of Materials, sponsored by DuPont. To gain consideration for the awar  more

FAA Certification Allows Longer Life for LORD Tension Torsion Strap
CARY, North Carolina, Aug. 29 -- LORD Corp., a manufacturer of adhesives, coatings, motion management devices and sensing technologies, issued the following news release: LORD Corporation - a leader in the management of vibration, noise and motion control - obtained approval this month from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to extend the life of its Bell 206 Tension Torsion (TT) strap from a three- to four-year calendar life. There is no change on the limitation of 1,200 flight hours.   more

Florida Gov. DeSantis Selects Three Inductees to the Florida Civil Rights Hall of Fame
TALLAHASSEE, Florida, Aug. 28 -- Gov. Ron DeSantis, R-Florida, issued the following news release: Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the selection of Daniel Webster Perkins, Dr. Charles Ullman Smith and Henry "Hank" James Thomas to the Florida Civil Rights Hall of Fame. Daniel Webster Perkins Perkins, of Jacksonville, is a graduate of North Carolina State College, Temple University and Shaw University School of Law. He was one of Florida's first African American attorneys, after officiall  more

Govs. Inslee, Whitmer Lead Coalition of 17 Governors Opposing Federal Proposal to Kick Families Off Food Assistance
OLYMPIA, Washington, Aug. 28 -- Gov. Jay Inslee, D-Washington, issued the following news release: Gov. Jay Inslee and Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer -- along with a coalition of governors from California, Colorado, Connecticut, Hawaii, Illinois, Maine, Montana, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oregon, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin -- sent a letter to U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Sonny Perdue voicing opposition to the USDA's proposal to essentially e  more

Heavy Traffic Expected at Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority Over Labor Day Weekend
MORRISVILLE, North Carolina, Aug. 29 -- Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority issued the following news release: * * * - Parking Garage Improvements to Begin After the Holiday * * * More than 126,000 passengers are expected to fly through Raleigh-Durham International Airport over the Labor Day weekend. The peak travel day will be Friday, Aug. 30, with more than 45,000 people passing through RDU. Travelers are encouraged to pack their patience during the busy holiday weekend. "We recommend that p  more

Lenoir-Rhyne University Co-Hosts 'Medicine Beyond Medication' Symposium Oct. 18-19
HICKORY, North Carolina, Aug. 29 -- Lenoir-Rhyne University issued the following news: Lenoir-Rhyne University, in partnership with Mountain Area Health and Education Center, will host an inaugural narrative healthcare symposium, Friday Oct. 18, to Saturday, Oct. 19, in Asheville, North Carolina. The event, funded by a grant from the North Carolina Humanities Council, is tailored to healthcare practitioners in surgery, general practice, nursing, counseling, and public health to learn how story   more

Lenoir-Rhyne University Welcomes New Associate Vice President for Digital Strategy
HICKORY, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- Lenoir-Rhyne University issued the following news: Lenoir-Rhyne University announces the appointment of Doug Minor as associate vice president for digital strategy. An award-winning and seasoned leader in higher education marketing and communications, Minor most recently served as senior director of digital strategy at Queens University of Charlotte. Minor started his role Aug. 26 and will lead the University's marketing and communication efforts, which con  more

Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center: Researchers Report Favorable Survival, Fewer Side Effects After Reduced Therapy for HPV-Linked Head, Neck Cancer
CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina, Aug. 28 [TNSmedicalresearch] -- The University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center issued the following news: University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers reported that reducing the intensity of radiation treatment for patients with human papillomavirus-associated head and neck cancer produced a promising two-year progression-free survival rate and resulted in fewer side effects. The findings, published in the  more

N.C. A.G. Josh Stein Defends States' Ability to Fight for Student Borrowers
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein issued the following news release: Attorney General Josh Stein today filed an amicus brief defending the states' ability to enforce state and federal consumer protection laws against student loan services. Attorney General Stein joined a coalition of 32 attorneys general to file the brief in the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, arguing that the case brought by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania aga  more

N.C. A.G. Stein: Price Gouging Law in Effect in North Carolina
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein issued the following news release: The price gouging law that protects people from scammers is now in effect in North Carolina after Gov. Roy Cooper declared a statewide state of emergency to support relief efforts for Hurricane Dorian. Attorney General Josh Stein notified businesses and people today to be on the lookout for any issues. "As Hurricane Dorian approaches, North Carolina is under a state of emergency an  more

N.C. Environmental Quality Department: Public Hearing in Cashiers September 5 on Water Quality Certification
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality issued the following news release: State officials will host a public hearing September 5 in Cashiers to gather comments on a water quality certification for Cashiers Canoe Club Development, LLC. The 6 p.m. public hearing will be held at the Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library, 249 Frank Allen Road in Cashiers. People who wish to speak can start signing in at 5:30 p.m. Cashiers Canoe Club Developm  more

N.C. Insurance Department: Insurance Companies Request Rate Increase for Dwelling Policies
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- The North Carolina Department of Insurance issued the following news release: * * * - Public comment period runs through Sept. 26 * * * The North Carolina Department of Insurance received a Dwelling insurance rate filing from the N.C. Rate Bureau on Aug. 14. The N.C. Rate Bureau, which is not part of the Department of Insurance, represents all companies writing property insurance in the state. The NCRB requested a statewide average rate increase of 19.2%,   more

N.C. Public Safety Department: Director of Prisons Announces Retirement
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 28 -- The North Carolina Department of Public Safety issued the following news release: Director of Prisons Kenneth Lassiter announced today he is retiring at the end of September after 30 years of service. "Kenneth has given dedicated and loyal service to North Carolinians and to the men and women whom he has served with, or led, for the past three decades,'' said Commissioner of Prisons Todd Ishee. "This is his decision, and it is bittersweet as we will miss his  more

N.C. Public Safety Department: New Samarcand Academy Dining Hall is Part of Recipe for Premier Public Safety Training Experience
JACKSON SPRINGS, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- The North Carolina Department of Public Safety issued the following news release: Department of Public Safety Secretary Erik A. Hooks and other state officials today officially dedicated the new dining hall at Samarcand Training Academy in a ribbon-cutting ceremony held in Moore County. The newly constructed 7,500 square foot building is capable of seating 180 students, guests and visitors. The facility offers greatly expanded space and amenities com  more

New Business Degree at Catawba College Emphasizes Careers in Emerging Technologies
SALISBURY, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- Catawba College issued the following news: The Ralph W. Ketner School of Business at Catawba College has added a Bachelor of Science degree in Information Systems and Technology (IST) to its curriculum. Students pursuing this degree have access to College scholarships, as well as scholarships available throughout the School of Business." The IST degree educates students in problem solving through the creative, collaborative and strategic application of tec  more

North Carolina A.G. Stein Announces More Powerful NC Memorial to Honor the Lives Lost to Addiction or Overdose
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 29 -- North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein issued the following news release: Attorney General Josh Stein today launched the More Powerful NC Memorial to honor North Carolinians who lost their lives to addiction or overdose, in advance of International Overdose Awareness Day on Saturday, Aug. 31. The Memorial can be viewed here and serves as a remembrance of lives lost and a testament to the value of sharing their stories. People who wish to share their loved  more

North Carolina A.G. Stein Announces New State Crime Lab Director
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein issued the following news release: Attorney General Josh Stein today announced that after a national search, he has hired Vanessa Martinucci as the new Director of the North Carolina State Crime Laboratory. John Byrd, the former State Crime Lab director, retired earlier this summer. "I am proud to name Vanessa to her new post at the Crime Lab," said Attorney General Stein. "Her experience and commitment to finding t  more

North Carolina A.G. Stein Condemns Trump Administration's Guidance to Ignore Climate Change
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein issued the following news release: Attorney General Josh Stein today filed comments opposing the Council of Environmental Quality's (CEQ) draft guidance to federal agencies on consideration of greenhouse gas emissions under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). Attorney General Stein joins a coalition of 19 attorneys general asserting that the new guidance encourages agencies to violate NEPA and is arbitrary   more

North Carolina A.G. Stein Files Lawsuits Against Eight E-Cigarette Companies
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein issued the following news release: Attorney General Josh Stein today announced that he will be filing lawsuits against eight e-cigarette companies: Beard Vape, Direct eLiquid, Electric Lotus, Electric Tobacconist, Eonsmoke, Juice Man, Tinted Brew, and VapeCo. The suits, which are brought under the North Carolina Unfair or Deceptive Trade Practices Act, allege that these companies are aggressively targeting children a  more

North Carolina Agriculture Commissioner Issues Statement on Waiving of Motor Vehicle Regulations to Help Farmers
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- The North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services issued the following statement by Commissioner Steve Troxler on the waiving of motor vehicle regulations to help farmers: "Due to the approach and potential impacts of Hurricane Dorian, the Governor has declared a State of Emergency for North Carolina. "Hurricane Dorian creates an imminent threat of severe economic loss of livestock, poultry and crops ready to be harvested. At my recommendati  more

North Carolina Department of Commerce's July County and Area Employment Figures Released
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 28 -- The North Carolina Department of Commerce issued the following news release: Unemployment rates (not seasonally adjusted) increased in five of North Carolina's counties in July, decreased in 70, and remained unchanged in 25. Scotland County had the highest unemployment rate at 7.4 percent, while Buncombe County had the lowest at 3.3 percent. Twelve of the state's 15 metro areas experienced rate decreases while three remained unchanged. Among the metro areas,   more

North Carolina Gov. Cooper Announces Carvana Will Create More Than 400 Jobs in Cabarrus County
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 29 -- Gov. Roy Cooper, D-North Carolina, issued the following news release: * * * - Online car seller will invest more than $30 million in Concord * * * Carvana (NYSE: CVNA), a leading e-commerce platform for buying and selling used cars will locate a new inspection and reconditioning facility in Cabarrus County, creating more than 400 jobs, Governor Roy Cooper announced today. The company will invest more than $30 million in Concord over the coming years. "The  more

North Carolina Gov. Cooper Announces Policygenius Will Create at Least 377 Jobs in Durham County
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 29 -- Gov. Roy Cooper, D-North Carolina, issued the following news release: * * * - Online Insurance Company to invest nearly $6 million in a new technical and operations center * * * Policygenius, a fast-growing online insurance platform, will locate a new technical and operations center in Durham County, creating at least 377 jobs over the next five years, Governor Roy Cooper announced today. The company will invest nearly $6 million in Durham. "Policygenius   more

North Carolina Gov. Cooper Issues Order to Help North Carolina Farmers Harvest Crops Ahead of Hurricane Dorian
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- Gov. Roy Cooper, D-North Carolina, issued the following news release: * * * - Emergency Order Will Also Help Relief Supplies Reach States Directly in the Storm's Forecasted Path * * * Governor Roy Cooper today issued an order to help North Carolina farmers harvest and transport crops quickly in preparation for any future impacts from Hurricane Dorian. The State of Emergency declaration waives certain transportation restrictions to help farmers and support  more

North Carolina Gov. Cooper Office Statement on Disaster Recovery Press Conference
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 28 -- Gov. Roy Cooper, D-North Carolina, issued the following statement after Sen. Thom Tillis, R-North Carolina, and Republican legislative leaders' disaster recovery press conference: "North Carolina has gotten $2.8 billion on the ground in state and federal money to recover from Hurricanes Matthew and Florence. The CDBG-DR funds allocated after Hurricane Matthew now stands at $93 million either spent or committed. "Unfortunately, because Senator Tillis either  more

North Carolina Gov. Cooper Opioid Overdose Deaths Drop for First Time in 5 Years
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 29 -- Gov. Roy Cooper, D-North Carolina, issued the following news release: * * * - Emergency Department Visits Also Show Nearly 10% Decrease * * * For the first time in five years the number of unintentional opioid-related overdose deaths among North Carolina residents has fallen. According to preliminary data collected by the NC Department of Health and Human Services, unintentional opioid-related overdose deaths decreased by 5 percent in 2018. In 2017, deaths  more

North Carolina Gov. Cooper Signs Five Bills, Vetoes Another
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- Gov. Roy Cooper, D-North Carolina, issued the following news release: Gov. Cooper signed the following bills into law: * House Bill 609: Salary Increase/ Adult Correctional Employees * House Bill 226: Pay Increases/ State Employees * House Bill 126: Pay Increases/ State Highway Patrol * House Bill 554: Funeral Practice Licensure Tech. Corrections * House Bill 777: Increases/ SBI & ALE Gov. Cooper shared the following comment on House Bill 226: "We ap  more

North Carolina Gov. Cooper: 49 Days Of 'Dithering Over Trivial Matters and Trying To Score Political Points'
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- Gov. Roy Cooper, D-North Carolina, issued the following news release: It's been 49 days since Governor Roy Cooper shared a balanced budget compromise offer to Republican legislators. And for 49 days, Republican leaders have avoided negotiations by trying to override the Governor's veto and suggesting a series of mini budgets instead of a single spending plan. Where is the Republican counteroffer? Republican stalling means many teachers start a new school ye  more

North Carolina Gov. Cooper: After 52 Days, Republicans Still Plan to Give Teachers Less Than Other State Employees
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- Gov. Roy Cooper, D-North Carolina, issued the following news release: It has been 52 days since Governor Roy Cooper sent Republican leaders a balanced budget compromise offer that included an 8.5% teacher pay raise that would keep North Carolina competitive in teacher salaries. And for 52 days, Republicans have refused to respond to that compromise offer, insisting on their 3.8% over two years teacher raise and leaving teachers hanging in the balance as schoo  more

North Carolina Gov. Cooper: Clothing Manufacturer Selects McDowell County for 53 New Jobs
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 28 -- Gov. Roy Cooper, D-North Carolina, issued the following news release: * * * - Kitsbow to invest $890,000 in Old Fort * * * Kitsbow, a specialty clothing manufacturer based in California, will create 53 new jobs in McDowell County, Governor Roy Cooper announced today. The company will invest $890,000 in operating a manufacturing and distribution facility in Old Fort. "Kitsbow's decision to move their manufacturing facility to Old Fort is exciting news for   more

North Carolina HHS Opioid Overdose Deaths Drop for First Time in 5 Years
RALEIGH, N.C., Aug. 29 -- The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services issued the following news release: * * * - Emergency Department Visits Also Show Nearly 10% Decrease * * * For the first time in five years the number of unintentional opioid-related overdose deaths among North Carolina residents has fallen. According to preliminary data collected by the NC Department of Health and Human Services, unintentional opioid-related overdose deaths decreased by 5 percent in 2018. I  more

North Carolina State University: New $27 Million Grant to Focus on the Future of Biomanufacturing
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 30 [TNSscienceresearch] -- North Carolina State University issued the following news release: A new five-year project led by North Carolina State University will sponsor an international collaborative research and training program in biomanufacturing science and technology. The effort focuses on the next generation of biopharmaceutical manufacturing - a rapidly evolving industry sector, critical to grant global access to powerful new biotherapeutics for treating a  more

North Carolina State University: Using Wi-Fi Like Sonar to Measure Speed, Distance of Indoor Movement
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 28 [TNSscienceresearch] -- North Carolina State University issued the following news release: Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed a technique for measuring speed and distance in indoor environments, which could be used to improve navigation technologies for robots, drones - or pedestrians trying to find their way around an airport. The technique uses a novel combination of Wi-Fi signals and accelerometer technology to track devices in ne  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving 4800 WP Holdings
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 26 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2728): In the Matter of Notification by 4800 WP Holdings, LLC, 729 7th Avenue, 15th Floor, New York, New York 10019, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in The Pointe at Crabtree Apartments in Wake County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 12, 2019, 4800 WP Holdings, LLC (Applicant), filed wit  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Alexandarel
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 29 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2216): In the Matter of Notification by Alexandarel, LLC, 6316 Cameron Forest Lane, Charlotte, North Carolina 28210, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Cameron SouthPark Apartments in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 15, 2019, Alexandarel, LLC (Applicant), filed with th  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving ART IV
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 26 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2008, ): In the Matter of Notification by ART IV, LLC, 1610 Sunnyside Avenue, Charlotte, North Carolina 28204, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service Utilizing the Hot Water Capture, Cold Water Allocation Method in Lansdale Crossing Apartments in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision (HWCCWA) BY THE COMMISSION  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Austin's Moving
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 29 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. T-100): In the Matter of Austin's Moving Company, LLC, P.O. Box 2186, Greensboro, North Carolina 27402 - Termination of Liability Insurance Coverage Order Suspending Certificate of Exemption for Failure to Maintain Insurance BY THE COMMISSION: The Commission has been advised by the North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles that they have received notification from Atlantic Casual  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Autumn Park Owner
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-1378): In the Matter of Notification by Autumn Park Owner, LLC, 33 Irving Place, Third Floor, New York, New York 10003, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Autumn Park Apartments in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 19, 2019, Autumn Park Owner, LLC (Applicant), filed with  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Banner Parkside
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 29 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2450): In the Matter of Notification by Banner Parkside, LLC, 500 Skokie Boulevard, Suite 600, Northbrook, Illinois 60062, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Parkside at South Tryon Apartments in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 15, 2019, Banner Parkside, LLC (Applicant  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Beaver Creek Crossing
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2472): In the Matter of Notification by Beaver Creek Crossing, LLC, 168 Business Park Drive, Suite 200, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23462, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Flats at 540 Apartments in Wake County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 14, 2019, Beaver Creek Crossing, LLC (Applican  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Brightwood Crossing Apartments
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-543): In the Matter of Notification by Brightwood Crossing Apartments, LLC, 3929 Tinsley Drive, Suite 104, High Point, North Carolina 27265, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Brightwood Crossing Apartments in Guilford County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 13, 2019, Brightwood Crossing   more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Brynn Marr Apartments
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-1901): In the Matter of Notification by Brynn Marr Apartments, LLC, 806 Green Valley Road, Suite 311, Greensboro, North Carolina 27408, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service Utilizing Hot Water Capture, Cold Water Allocation Method in Brynn Marr Village Apartments in Onslow County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision (HWCCWA)   more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Camden Summit Partnership
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 28 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-6): In the Matter of Notification by Camden Summit Partnership, LP, 11 Greenway Plaza, Suite 2400, Houston, Texas 77046, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Camden Overlook Apartments in Wake County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 14, 2019, Camden Summit Partnership, LP (Applicant), file  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Carolina Village MHC
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 29 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-1215): In the Matter of Notification by Carolina Village MHC, LLC, 2131 Espey Court, Suite 1, Crofton, Maryland 21114, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Carolina Village Mobile Home Park in Cabarrus County, North Carolina Order Suspending Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 16, 2019, Carolina Village MHC, LLC (Applicant),  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving CCC Bennington Woods
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 26 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2032): In the Matter of Notification by CCC Bennington Woods, LLC, 3605 Glenwood Avenue, Suite 445, Raleigh, North Carolina 27612, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Bennington Woods Apartments in Wake County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 12, 2019, CCC Bennington Woods, LLC (Applicant)  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Charlotte Hunks
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 29 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. T-100): In the Matter of Charlotte Hunks, LLC, 1150 Crews Road, Suite B10, Matthews, North Carolina 28105 - Termination of Liability Insurance Order Suspending Certificate of Exemption for Failure to Maintain Insurance BY THE COMMISSION: The Commission has been advised by the North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles that they have received notification from Integon Indemnity Cor  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving College Dudes Help U Move
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 26 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. T-4780): In the Matter of College Dudes Help U Move, Inc., 2108 South Blvd., Suite 211 #1006 Charlotte, North Carolina 28203 - Application for Certificate of Exemption Order Granting Application for Certificate of Exemption BY THE COMMISSION: On July 26, 2019, in the above-captioned docket, College Dudes Help U Move, Inc. (Applicant), filed with the Commission an application for   more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving CSP Community Owner
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 26 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-1069): In the Matter of Notification by CSP Community Owner, LP, 11 Greenway Plaza, Suite 2400, Houston, Texas 77046, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Camden Westwood Apartments in Wake County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 12, 2019, Commonwealth Road Properties, LLC (Applicant), file  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving CSP Community Owner
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 28 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-909): In the Matter of Notification by CSP Community Owner, LP, 11 Greenway Plaza, Suite 2400, Houston, Texas 77046, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Camden Sedgebrook Apartments in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 14, 2019, CSP Community Owner, LP (Applicant), filed   more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Cumberland Cove
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-1771): In the Matter of Notification by Cumberland Cove, LLC, 168 Business Park Drive, Suite 200, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23462, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Cumberland Cove Apartments in Wake County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 14, 2019, Cumberland Cove, LLC (Applicant), filed  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving CUSA NC Holdings
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2425): In the Matter of Notification by CUSA NC Holdings, LP, 11 Greenway Plaza, Suite 2400, Houston, Texas 77046, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Camden Gallery Apartments in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 14, 2019, CUSA NC Holdings, LP (Applicant), filed with the  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Duke Energy Progress
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 26 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. E-2): In the Matter of Application of Duke Energy Progress, LLC, Pursuant to N.C.G.S. Sec. 62-133.2 and Commission Rule R8-55 Regarding Fuel and Fuel-Related Cost Adjustments for Electric Utilities Order Requiring Second Public Notice BY THE CHAIR: On June 12, 2019, Duke Energy Progress, LLC (DEP) filed an application for recovery of its fuel and fuel-related costs in the above-c  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Duke Energy Progress
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 28 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. E-2): In the Matter of Application of Duke Energy Progress, LLC, Pursuant to N.C.G.S. Sec. 62-133.14 and Commission Rule R8-70 for Approval of Joint Agency Asset Rider for Recovery of Joint Agency Asset Costs Order Granting Joint Motion to Excuse Witnesses BY THE CHAIR: On June 24, 2019, the Commission issued a Scheduling Order in the above-captioned docket that, among other thin  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Duke Energy Progress
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. E-2): In the Matter of Petition of Duke Energy Progress, LLC, for an Accounting Order to Defer Costs Associated with Compliance with N.C.G.S. Sec. 62-110.8 and for Approval of Extended CPRE EMF Rider Test Period Order Cancelling Public Hearing, Approving Proposed Accounting Treatment, Authorizing Extended Test Period, and Approving 2018 CPRE Compliance Report BY THE COMMISSION: O  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Fund Asbury Village
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-1211): In the Matter of Notification by Fund Asbury Village, LLC, 11 Greenway Plaza, Suite 2400, Houston, Texas 77046, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Camden Asbury Village Apartments in Wake County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 14, 2019, Fund Asbury Village, LLC (Applicant), filed   more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Fund Southline
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-1789): In the Matter of Notification by Fund Southline, LLC, 11 Greenway Plaza, Suite 2400, Houston, Texas 77046, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Camden Southline Apartments in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 14, 2019, Fund Southline, LLC (Applicant), filed with the  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving G Partnership
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-1262): In the Matter of Notification by G Partnership, LLC, 1400 Battleground Avenue, Suite 201, Greensboro, North Carolina 27408, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Blue's Crossing Apartments in Moore County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 19, 2019, G Partnership, LLC (Applicant), filed  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving G&I IX Lake Cameron
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2572): In the Matter of Notification by G&I IX Lake Cameron, LLC, 220 East 42nd Street, 27th Floor, New York, New York 10017, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Lake Cameron Apartments in Wake County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 19, 2019, G&I IX Lake Cameron, LLC (Applicant), filed wi  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Glen Lennox Apartments
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2601): In the Matter of Notification by Glen Lennox Apartments, LLC, 4601 Park Road, Suite 450, Charlotte, North Carolina 28209, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service Utilizing the Hot Water Capture, Cold Water Allocation Method in Glen Lennox Apartments in Orange County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision (HWCCWA) BY THE COM  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Greenville Mobile Estates
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 29 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2804): In the Matter of Application by Greenville Mobile Estates, LLC, 206 College Street, Unit 1084, Pineville, North Carolina 28134, for Certificate of Authority to Charge for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Greenville Mobile Estates Mobile Home Park in Pitt County, North Carolina Order Granting Certificate of Authority and Approving Rates BY THE COMMISSION: On July 31  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving GUGV Poplar Charlotte Property Owning
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 26 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2267): In the Matter of Notification by GUGV Poplar Charlotte Property Owning, LP, 225 South Poplar Street, Charlotte, North Carolina 28202, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Ascent Uptown Apartments in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 12, 2019, GUGV Poplar Charlotte P  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Harding Place Residential Partners
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2569): In the Matter of Notification by Harding Place Residential Partners, LLC, 1315 Harding Place, Charlotte, North Carolina 28204, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Greenside Apartments in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 13, 2019, Harding Place Residential Partners  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Hawthorne-Midway Bear Creek
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 26 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-1899): In the Matter of Notification by Hawthorne-Midway Bear Creek, LLC, et al., 806 Green Valley Road, Suite 311, Greensboro, North Carolina 27408, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service Utilizing Hot Water Capture, Cold Water Allocation Method in Hawthorne at Bear Creek Apartments in Buncombe County, North Carolina Order Approving Tarif  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Lafayette Landing Apartments & Villas
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2152): In the Matter of Notification by Lafayette Landing Apartments and Villas, LLC, Post Office Box 16168, High Point, North Carolina 27261, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Lafayette Landing Apartments and Villas in Guilford County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 13, 2019, Lafayette  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Lake Clair
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 29 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-1223): In the Matter of Notification by Lake Clair, LLC, 104-G Lake Clair Place, Fayetteville, North Carolina 28304, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service Utilizing the Hot Water Capture, Cold Water Allocation Method in Lake Clair Apartments in Cumberland County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision (HWCCWA) BY THE COMMISSION:   more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Manco Property Maintenance
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. T-4772): In the Matter of Manco Property Maintenance, LLC, d/b/a Manco Carriers, P.O. Box 1082, Lewisville, North Carolina 27023 - Application for Certificate of Exemption Order Granting Application for Certificate of Exemption BY THE COMMISSION: On June 14, 2019, in the above-captioned docket, Manco Property Management, LLC, d/b/a Manco Carriers (Applicant), filed with the Commi  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving MCREF North Hills
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 29 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2510): In the Matter of Notification by MCREF North Hills, LLC, 141 Park at North Hills Street, Raleigh, North Carolina 27609, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Park and Market Apartments in Wake County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 15, 2019, MCREF North Hills, LLC (Applicant), filed   more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Meridian at Nichols Plaza
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 29 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2835): In the Matter of Application by Meridian at Nichols Plaza, LLC, 1511 Sunday Drive, Suite 316, Raleigh, North Carolina 27607, for Certificate of Authority to Charge for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Meridian at Nichols Plaza Apartments in Wake County, North Carolina Order Granting Certificate of Authority and Approving Rates BY THE COMMISSION: On July 31, 2019, M  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Metropolitan Apartments
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 29 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2775): In the Matter of Notification by Metropolitan Apartments, LLC, 500 Skokie Boulevard, Suite 600, Northbrook, Illinois 60062, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Metropolitan Apartments in Wake County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 15, 2019, Metropolitan Apartments, LLC (Applicant),  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Mill Pond Charlotte
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 29 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2650): In the Matter of Notification by Mill Pond Charlotte, LLC, 3515 Laurel Mill Drive, Charlotte, North Carolina 28262, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Mill Pond Apartments in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 15, 2019, Mill Pond Charlotte, LLC (Applicant), filed   more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Mosteller Apartments
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 26 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-1404): In the Matter of Notification by Mosteller Apartments, LLC, 730 West Market Street, Akron, Ohio 44303, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in The Estates at Legends Apartments in Catawba County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 12, 2019, Mosteller Apartments, LLC (Applicant), filed with  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving NC2
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-1730): In the Matter of Notification by NC2, LLC, Post Office Box 427, Auburn, Alabama 36831, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Beechwood Apartments in Guilford County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 19, 2019, NC2, LLC (Applicant), filed with the Commission a notification of revised rat  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving New Woodland Creek
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2421): In the Matter of Notification by New Woodland Creek, LLC, 1400 Battleground Avenue, Suite 201, Greensboro, North Carolina 27408, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Woodland Creek Apartments in Rowan County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 19, 2019, New Woodland Creek, LLC (Applican  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving North Forsyth MHC
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 29 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-1469): In the Matter of Notification by North Forsyth MHC, LLC, 2131 Espey Court, Suite 1, Crofton, Maryland 21114, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in North Forsyth Mobile Home Park in Forsyth County, North Carolina Order Suspending Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 16, 2019, North Forsyth MHC, LLC (Applicant), filed a n  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Palmer House Apartments of Greensboro
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-979): In the Matter of Notification by Palmer House Apartments of Greensboro, Inc., 3216-A Yanceyville Street, Greensboro, North Carolina 27405, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Palmer House Apartments in Guilford County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 19, 2019, Palmer House Apartments  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Passco Columns DST
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-1633): In the Matter of Notification by Passco Columns DST, 2050 Main Street, Suite 650, Irvine, California 92614, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in The Columns at Wakefield Apartments in Wake County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 19, 2019, Passco Columns DST (Applicant) filed with th  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Perimeter Lofts JML
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 28 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2688): In the Matter of Notification by Perimeter Lofts JML, LLC, et al., 168 Business Park Drive, Suite 200, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23462, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Celsius Apartments in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 14, 2019, Perimeter Lofts JML, LLC, et  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Perimeter Station Midtown
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 28 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2689): In the Matter of Notification by Perimeter Station Midtown, LLC, et al., 168 Business Park Drive, Suite 200, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23462, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Celsius Station Apartments in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 14, 2019, Perimeter Stat  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Pine Knoll Mobile Home Park
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-1434): In the Matter of Notification by Pine Knoll Mobile Home Park, LLC, 6400 Telegraph Road, Suite 2000, Bloomfield Township, Michigan 48301, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Pine Knoll Mobile Home Park in Union County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 14, 2019, Pine Knoll Mobile Home   more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Providence Park Apartments I
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-284): In the Matter of Notification by Providence Park Apartments I, LLC, 2401 Park Road, Charlotte, North Carolina 28203, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Providence Park Apartments in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 13, 2019, Providence Park Apartments I, LLC (Appl  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Proximity at Northlake
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2746): In the Matter of Notification by Proximity at Northlake, LLC, 3800 Pomfret Lane, Charlotte, North Carolina 28211, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Proximity at Northlake Apartments in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 13, 2019, Proximity at Northlake, LLC (Appli  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Public Service Co. of North Carolina
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. G-5): In the Matter of Application of Public Service Company of North Carolina, Inc., for Bi-Annual Adjustment of Rates Under Rider E to its Tariff and for an Adjustment of its Rates and Charges in Its Wholesale Cost of Gas Under Rider D to Its Tariff Order Approving Rate Adjustments Effective September 1, 2019 BY THE COMMISSION: Pursuant to Public Service Company of North Caroli  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Raia NC Exchange Woodbridge
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2456): In the Matter of Notification by Raia NC Exchange Woodbridge, LLC, et al., 500 North Franklin Turnpike, Ramsey, New Jersey 07446, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Dartmouth North Hills Apartments in Wake County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 19, 2019, Raia NC Exchange Woodbridg  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Residences at Brookline
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 26 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-1915): In the Matter of Notification by Residences at Brookline, LLC, 3800 Pomfret Lane, Charlotte, North Carolina 28211, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Residences at Brookline Apartments in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 13, 2019, Residences at Brookline, LLC (Ap  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Riverwalk Denver
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-1658): In the Matter of Notification by Riverwalk Denver, LLC, 730 West Market Street, Akron, Ohio 44303, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Riverwalk Apartments in Lincoln County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 19, 2019, Riverwalk Denver, LLC (Applicant), filed with the Commission a not  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Riverwalk Denver II
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2631): In the Matter of Notification by Riverwalk Denver II, LLC, 730 West Market Street, Akron, Ohio 44303, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Riverwalk Apartments, Phase II, in Lincoln County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 19, 2019, Riverwalk Denver II, LLC (Applicant), filed with the  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Rock Creek at Ballantyne Owner
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 26 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2283): In the Matter of Notification by Rock Creek at Ballantyne Owner, LLC, 7810 Spindletop Place, Charlotte, North Carolina 28277, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Rock Creek at Ballantyne Commons Apartments in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 12, 2019, Rock Creek a  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving RRPV Tremont Charlotte
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 26 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2566): In the Matter of Notification by RRPV Tremont Charlotte, LP, 4801 PGA Boulevard, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida 33418, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Three30Five Apartments in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 12, 2019, RRPV Tremont Charlotte, LP (Applicant), fil  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving RSH Apartments SPE
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2731): In the Matter of Notification by RSH Apartments SPE, LLC, 806 Green Valley Road, Suite 311, Greensboro, North Carolina 27408, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Reserve at Stone Hollow Apartments in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 19, 2019, RSH Apartments SPE, L  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving SBV-Greensboro-II
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 26 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-1690): In the Matter of Notification by SBV-Greensboro-II, LLC, 11615 Rosewood Street, Suite 100, Leawood, Kansas 66211, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service Utilizing the Hot Water Capture, Cold Water Allocation Method in LeMans at Lawndale Apartments in Guilford County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision (HWCCWA) BY THE CO  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving SG Ansley at Roberts Lake
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2325): In the Matter of Notification by SG Ansley at Roberts Lake, LLC, 3050 Peachtree Road NW, Suite 460, Atlanta, Georgia 30305, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Ansley at Roberts Lake Apartments in Buncombe County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 19, 2019, SG Ansley at Roberts Lake,   more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Solis Patterson Place Development Owner
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2848): In the Matter of Application by Solis Patterson Place Development Owner, LLC, 1055 Stillwell Drive, Durham, North Carolina 27707, for Certificate of Authority to Charge for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Solis Patterson Place Apartments in Durham County, North Carolina Order Granting Certificate of Authority and Approving Rates BY THE COMMISSION: On August 15, 20  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving South End Apartments Holdco
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 26 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2699): In the Matter of Notification by South End Apartments Holdco, LP, 1312 South College Street, Charlotte, North Carolina 28203, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Mosaic South End Apartments in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 12, 2019, South End Apartments Holdco  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving South Square Owner
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-1387): In the Matter of Notification by South Square Owner, LLC, 33 Irving Place, Third Floor, New York, New York 10003, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Alden Place at South Square Apartments in Durham County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 19, 2019, South Square Owner, LLC (Applicant  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Southern Village Apartments
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 29 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-338): In the Matter of Notification by Southern Village Apartments, LLC, 5826 Samet Drive, Suite 105, High Point, North Carolina 27265, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Southern Village Apartments in Orange County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 15, 2019, Southern Village Apartments, L  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Spyglass-GPG Junction
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2737): In the Matter of Notification by Spyglass-GPG Junction, LLC, et al., 48 Everett Road, Demarest, New Jersey 07627, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Junction at Antiquity Apartments in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 13, 2019, Spyglass-GPG Junction, LLC, et al.   more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Sterling Forest
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2230): In the Matter of Notification by Sterling Forest, LLC, 800 White Pine Drive, Durham, North Carolina 27705, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in The Forest Apartments in Durham County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 19, 2019, Sterling Forest, LLC (Applicant) filed with the Commission  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Stonesthrow Investor
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 28 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2837): In the Matter of Application by Stonesthrow Investor, LLC, 1730 East Holly Avenue, El Segundo, California 90245, for Certificate of Authority to Charge for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service Utilizing the Hot Water Capture, Cold Water Allocation Method in Stonesthrow Apartments in Durham County, North Carolina Order Granting HWCCWA Certificate of Authority and Approving   more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Strawberry Hill Associates
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 29 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-293): In the Matter of Notification by Strawberry Hill Associates, LP, 2401 Park Road, Charlotte, North Carolina 28203, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Strawberry Hill Apartments in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Order Suspending Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 15, 2019, Strawberry Hill Associates, LP (Applicant  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving The Legends at Hickory
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 29 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-1409): In the Matter of Notification by The Legends at Hickory, LLC, 730 West Market Street, Akron, Ohio 44303, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in The Legends Apartments in Catawba County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 15, 2019, The Legends at Hickory, LLC (Applicant), filed with the Co  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-1517): In the Matter of Notification by The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company, d/b/a Trinity Commons, 2530 Erwin Road, Durham, North Carolina 27705, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Trinity Commons at Erwin Apartments in Durham County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 19, 2019,   more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving VTT Carver Pond
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-1509): In the Matter of Notification by VTT Carver Pond, LLC, 100 Concord Street, Framingham, Massachusetts 01702, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Meriwether Place Apartments in Durham County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 19, 2019, VTT Carver Pond, LLC (Applicant), filed with the Co  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving WE McAlpine Creek Owner
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 26 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-1790): In the Matter of Notification by WE McAlpine Creek Owner, LLC, 12 College Road, Monsey, New York 10952, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water And/or Sewer Utility Service in 1700 Place Apartments in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 13, 2019, WE McAlpine Creek Owner, LLC (Applicant), filed with the  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving WF-ARK NCMF Apartments
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 29 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-2296): In the Matter of Notification by WF-ARK NCMF Apartments, LLC, 606 North Carolina Music Factory Boulevard, Charlotte, North Carolina 28206, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Cadence Music Factory Apartments in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 15, 2019, WF-ARK NCM  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving WilLight
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 26 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. ER-93): In the Matter of WilLight LLC for Authority to Resell Electric Service Pursuant to G.S. 62-110(h) at The Blue Light, 1605 Erwin Road, Durham, NC 27705 Order Granting Certificate of Authority BY THE COMMISSION: On June 27, 2019, WilLight, LLC (WilLight or Applicant) filed with the Commission an application in the above-captioned docket for a certificate of authority to res  more

North Carolina Utilities Commission Issues Order Involving Woodland Estates Mobile Home Park
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order (Docket No. WR-1863): In the Matter of Notification by Woodland Estates Mobile Home Park, LLC, 6400 Telegraph Road, Suite 2000, Bloomfield Township, Michigan 48301, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and/or Sewer Utility Service in Woodland Estates Mobile Home Park in Catawba County, North Carolina Order Approving Tariff Revision BY THE COMMISSION: On August 14, 2019, Woodland   more

Oceaneering Announces New Site for Aberdeen Operations
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, North Carolina, Aug. 29 -- Oceaneering International, a subsea engineering and applied technology company, issued the following news: Oceaneering International, Inc. (Oceaneering) today announced that its Aberdeen operations will be streamlined by combining seven properties into one office location and a new, purpose-built workshop. The relocation efforts will enable Oceaneering to support continued growth in the U.K., Europe, Africa, and Middle East regions and underpin  more

Qorvo Infrastructure and Defense Products President James Klein Recognized With Tech Titans Award
GREENSBORO, North Carolina, Aug. 26 -- Qorvo, a provider of advanced wireless devices, wired and wireless networks and defense radar and communications, issued the following news release: Qorvo(R) (Nasdaq: QRVO), a leading provider of innovative RF solutions that connect the world, today announced that James Klein, president of Qorvo's Infrastructure and Defense Products (IDP), has been recognized with the Technology Association of North Texas' Tech Titans Award. Tech Titans recognizes individu  more

Richmond Community College Cyber Security Program Offered at Richmond County Schools
HAMLET, North Carolina, Aug. 26 -- Richmond Community College issued the following news: Starting this fall, Richmond Senior High School students will be able to take cyber security courses at the high school through Richmond Community College. The Cyber Security degree from Richmond Community College covers a wide area of technology concepts. Students will learn to be the first-line of defense to combat cyber-attacks. The curriculum is designed to provide students with the skills and concepts   more

SAS Expands Corporate Social Innovation Programs and Broadens Sustainability Commitment With Environmental Goals
CARY, North Carolina, Aug. 26 -- SAS Institute, a business analytics software and services provider, issued the following news release: SAS' commitment to corporate social innovation and sustainability has long been core to the company's business approach. As a sustainability innovator recently recognized by the Business Roundtable, the analytics leader strives to use its technology to protect the planet and improve the lives of its employees and the larger global community while giving back th  more

SoftBank Selects Red Hat Ansible Tower to Improve Efficiency and Reduce Deployment Times
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 28 -- Red Hat, a provider of open source software solutions, issued the following news release: Red Hat, Inc., the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced that SoftBank Corp. has adopted Red Hat Ansible Tower to automate its network infrastructure and reduce operations dependent on manual efforts. Headquartered in Tokyo, SoftBank is one of Japan's largest telecommunications service providers. In 2015, the company adopted the slogan "Half  more

State Board of Community Colleges Approves Dr. Anthony Clarke for Guilford Technical Community College's Next President
JAMESTOWN, North Carolina, Aug. 19 -- Guilford Technical Community College issued the following news release: The State Board of Community Colleges has approved the appointment of Dr. Anthony Clarke as the next president of Guilford Technical Community College. Dr. Clarke has nearly 15 years of experience in community colleges and has held faculty, administrative, and senior leadership roles at institutions in North Carolina and Kentucky. He will become GTCC's eighth president, succeeding Dr.   more

University of Arkansas: Study Finds Private School Vouchers Boost the English Scores of Poor Children in Delhi
FAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas, Aug. 30 [TNSeducationresearch] -- The University of Arkansas issued the following news: A decade-long study co-conducted by University of Arkansas professor Patrick Wolf shows that students in India who attended private schools through a voucher program achieved noticeably higher scores on English assessments. The results come from a "gold standard" experimental evaluation by a team of researchers from the U of A, North Carolina State University and Newcastle University  more

University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center Researchers Identify Gene Key to Multiple Myeloma Progression
CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina, Aug. 28 [TNSmedicalresearch] -- The University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center issued the following news: University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers have discovered a gene whose over-expression is key to the development and progression of multiple myeloma, and a potential treatment strategy to block its downstream effects. UNC Lineberger's Greg Wang, PhD, associate professor in the UNC School of Medicine  more

University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center's Bryant, Haley Develop Oncology Nursing Leaders in Malawi
CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina, Aug. 27 -- The University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center issued the following news: UNC Lineberger's Ashley Leak Bryant, PhD, RN-BC, OCN, and clinical oncology nurse Jen Haley, MSN, RN, CNL, have a passion for developing future leaders of oncology nursing, not just in North Carolina, but globally. Bryant and Haley have been part of an effort to build the oncology nursing workforce in Malawi, a country in sub-Saharan Africa where UNC-Chapel  more

University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center: Amelio Co-Corresponding Author of Paper in Scientific Reports
CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina, Aug. 27 [TNSmedicalresearch] -- The University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center issued the following news: UNC Lineberger's Antonio Amelio, PhD, assistant professor in the UNC Adams School of Dentistry, was co-corresponding author of a paper published in Scientific Reports along with Katsuhiro Uzawa of Chiba University in Japan. In the study, researchers used gene expression profiling and molecular validation to explore alternative mechanisms  more

University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center: Wang Leads Study Published in Advanced Science
CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina, Aug. 27 [TNSmedicalresearch] -- The University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center issued the following news: UNC Lineberger's Andrew Z. Wang, MD, an associate professor in the UNC School of Medicine Department of Radiation Oncology, was corresponding author of a paper published in Advanced Science. The study reported on the development of a "nanopatch" to prevent postsurgical adhesion, which is when scar tissue joins two different tissues afte  more

University of North Carolina-Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center: Amelio Named Top Recipient of 2019 IADR Joseph Lister Award for Investigators
CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina, Aug. 26 -- The University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center issued the following news: UNC Lineberger's Antonio Amelio, PhD, assistant professor in the UNC Adams School of Dentistry, was named the first place recipient of the 2019 IADR Joseph Lister Award for New Investigators. The award is managed by the International Association for Dental Research (IADR), and supported by Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., makers of Listerine. The competitio  more

University of North Carolina-School of Medicine: Researchers Develop Method for Identifying Aggressive Breast Cancer Drivers
CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina, Aug. 30 [TNSmedicalresearch] -- The University of North Carolina's School of Medicine issued the following news release: * * * - In an effort to improve the accuracy of predictions about prognosis for patients with breast cancer and the efficacy of personalized therapy, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers have developed a method to precisely identify individual patients who have aggressive breast cancer. * * * Precision cancer medicine require  more

University of North Carolina-School of Medicine: Researchers Find Combined Therapy for RA May Help Speed Remission
CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina, Aug. 30 [TNSmedicalresearch] -- The University of North Carolina's School of Medicine issued the following news release: * * * - RTI and UNC-Chapel Hill researchers, including Katrina Donahue, MD, MPH, and Beth Jonas, MD, analyzed results from 22 studies to support combination therapy as a way improve outcomes for some rheumatoid arthritis patients. * * * Researchers at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill and RTI International (RTI), a nonprofit research  more

University of North Carolina-School of Medicine: Scientists Find Powerful Potential Weapon to Overcome Antibiotic Resistance
CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina, Aug. 30 [TNSmedicalresearch] -- The University of North Carolina's School of Medicine issued the following news release: * * * - UNC School of Medicine researchers led by Brian Conlon, PhD, discover how molecules called rhamnolipids could make common aminoglycoside antibiotics effective against the toughest Staph infections. * * * Staphylococcus aureus bacteria are a major cause of serious infections that often persist despite antibiotic treatment, but scientists  more

University of North Carolina-School of Medicine: Scientists Show How Vaping Induces Reactions in Lungs That Can Lead to Disease
CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina, Aug. 30 [TNSmedicalresearch] -- The University of North Carolina's School of Medicine issued the following news release: * * * - In a new UNC School of Medicine study led by Rob Tarran, PhD, biomedical researchers show how high levels of protease enzymes in the lungs of e-cigarette users suggest they are at increased risk of developing emphysema. * * * E-cigarette "vaping" is widely assumed to be safer than cigarette smoking, but scientists at the University of N  more

University of South Alabama Signs Galapagos Agreement
MOBILE, Alabama, Aug. 29 -- The University of South Alabama issued the following news release: University of South Alabama faculty and students will have opportunities to gain world-class research experiences in the Galapagos Islands, thanks to a recent agreement whereby the University has become a member institution of the Galapagos Science Center. The Galapagos Science Center opened in 2013 as a joint venture between the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the Universidad San Fran  more

Wake Technical Community College Names Vice President of Development and Strategic Partnerships
RALEIGH, North Carolina, Aug. 23 -- Wake Technical Community College issued the following news: By Michelle Fauver The Executive Director of the Wake Tech Foundation is taking on an expanded role. Effective July 1, Matt Smith is now the Vice President of Development and Strategic Partnerships. He will be working with the President's office to align philanthropy with other forms of support for Wake Tech, including academic partnerships, internships, and public-private partnerships. Smith will   more

Walmart Launches Pollinator Garden Pilot in Three States
BENTONVILLE, Arkansas, Aug. 30 -- Walmart issued the following news release: Walmart has planted 21 pollinator gardens at retail locations throughout Oregon, Washington and North Carolina. The gardens serve a dual purpose of adding to the beautification of the outdoor grounds at designated store properties and seeking to increase pollinators including bees and butterflies, which have suffered population declines in recent decades. To kick off this pilot project, the first garden was planted in  more

Western Carolina University Honors Its First African-American Student With Dedication of New Residence Hall
CULLOWHEE, North Carolina, Aug. 26 -- Western Carolina University issued the following news release: On Thursday, Sept. 5, Western Carolina University will honor its first African-American student with a dedication ceremony of its newest residence hall - Levern Hamlin Allen Residence Hall. It is the first building on campus to be named after an African-American. The ceremony will take place at 10 a.m. at the residence hall. Among those speaking at the ceremony will be WCU Chancellor Kelli R. B  more

Western Carolina University: Certificate Program Offered in Digital Marketing, Public Relations
CULLOWHEE, North Carolina, Aug. 28 -- Western Carolina University issued the following news release: Western Carolina University's Office of Professional Growth and Enrichment is offering a Digital Marketing and Public Relations Certificate Program from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on six Fridays, beginning Sept. 27 and running through Nov. 8, at the university's Biltmore Park instructional site in Asheville. Over the course of the program, participants will have an opportunity to create an online marketi  more

Western Carolina University: Eastern Band's Barbara Parker to Present Native Health Lecture
CULLOWHEE, North Carolina, Aug. 28 -- Western Carolina University issued the following news release: Barbara "Sunshine" Parker, human services director for the Public Health and Human Services Division of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, will provide the annual public lecture in native health at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 4, at Western Carolina University. Parker will speak on the topic "Interconnectedness: Serving the Whole Individual through Integration" in Room 204 of WCU's Health and Hum  more

Western Carolina University: Mountain Anthology Edited By English Instructor Tackles Contemporary Appalachian Issues
CULLOWHEE, North Carolina, Aug. 30 [TNSscienceresearch] -- Western Carolina University issued the following news release: The Appalachians are among the most biologically diverse mountain regions on the planet. A new collection of nature writing, edited by Jessica Cory, a Department of English instructor at Western Carolina University, presents a similarly diverse set of views and voices from Appalachia. "Mountains Piled Upon Mountains: Appalachian Nature Writing in the Anthropocene" is a seri  more

Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools: 'A Cheerful, Fun Place to Learn'
WINSTON-SALEM, North Carolina, Aug. 26 -- The Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools issued the following news: Amy Southern was walking into Old Richmond Elementary with her son, Ridge, at the same time Valencia McGeachy was walking in with her daughter, Zaynah. As the mother of a second-grader, Southern was able to answer some questions McGeachy had. "We're veterans now," Southern said. As the mother of a kindergarten student, McGeachy was feeling a swirl of emotions. "This is my only child  more

Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools: A Book for Every Student at Easton Elementary
WINSTON-SALEM, North Carolina, Aug. 28 -- The Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools issued the following news: When students at Easton Elementary returned to school on Monday, Aug. 26, each of them found a book waiting for them. The books were a gift from KPMG, the company behind the Family for Literacy Initiative. Instructional Coach Lori Hartman said, "One of the primary goals at Easton is to develop readers. One way to make that happen is to get books in the hands of every student on the fi  more

Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools: Burlington Stores Co. Donates $10,000 to Bolton Elementary
WINSTON-SALEM, North Carolina, Aug. 30 -- The Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools issued the following news: Burlington Stores, Inc., through its partnership with AdoptAClassroom.org, has donated $10,000 to Bolton Elementary School in celebration of its new store in Winston-Salem. Representatives from Burlington Stores presented the check to Bolton Principal Cheryl Frazier during an assembly on Friday, Aug. 30. A representative from AdoptAClassroom.org contacted school administrators and hel  more