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Nearly 7,500 RNs Ready to Deploy to Haiti

NNU Working to Place Nurses on Haiti Relief Mission  Probably the largest RN Volunteer Response in U.S. History  OAKLAND, Calif., Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ — Nearly 7,500 registered nurses have now signed up to volunteer for Haiti disaster relief,  believed to be the largest outpouring of RN volunteers in U.S. history, reports National Nurses United which is coordinating the effort, and ...

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Cablevision Extends Free Calling To Haiti

Adds Haiti To Optimum Voice Included Calling Area To Facilitate Contact Between Customers And Those Impacted By Devastating Earthquake  BETHPAGE, N.Y., Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Cablevision Systems Corp. (NYSE: CVC) today announced that the unlimited calling area available to Optimum Voice phone customers was being temporarily extended to include calls to landlines and mobile phones in Haiti, in light of ...

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Chadbourne & Parke Foundation to Contribute to Haiti Earthquake Relief

Firm’s Charitable Foundation Will Also Match Individual Contributions as Done for Katrina, Tsunami and 9/11 Victims  NEW YORK Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ — Chadbourne & Parke LLP announced today that the Chadbourne & Parke Foundation will make an initial contribution of $100,000 to charities participating in earthquake relief efforts in Haiti.  To encourage individual donations, the Firm also established a matching ...

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AMCA Initiating Effort to Monitor Mosquito Crisis in Haiti

MOUNT LAUREL, N.J., Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — As Haiti recovers from the devastating January 12th earthquake, the American Mosquito Control Association (AMCA) expresses its concern for residents and relief workers alike.   According to AMCA Technical Advisor and Retired U.S. Navy Medical Entomologist Joseph M. Conlon, the region will face both immediate challenges and long-term repercussions: Damages caused by the earthquake ...

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Usain Bolt To Join Jamaica Jazz Fest For NYC Kick-Off

CARIBPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Sept. 25, 2009: The world`s fastest man, Usain Bolt, will join the producers of the annual Jamaica Jazz & Blues festival next Tuesday for a New York City kick-off of the festival and an announcement of his 9.58 charity concert. The working media-only event is set for a popular New York City Club on ...

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Success for Irosoft internationally – contract signed with the Government of Bermuda

MONTREAL, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ – Montreal company Irosoft has just signed a contract with the Government of Bermuda to install its Irosoft LIMS software, an XML system for the drafting, consolidation and publishing of statutes and regulations.      Irosoft is proud to announce the signing of a contract with the Government of Bermuda for the acquisition of Irosoft LIMS (Legislation ...

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Nova Scotia Business Inc. – LED Roadway Lighting Has Bright Future

AMHERST, Nova Scotia, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ — A home-grown Nova Scotia company continues to shine brightly with its LED-based street lighting fixtures. The province, through NSBI, is supporting LED Roadway Lighting’s continued growth with a $6 million CAD equity investment. “LED Roadway Lighting has grown a solid business in Nova Scotia and now has an opportunity to become a world-leading ...

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DIGICEL READY FOR BIGGER BETTER LABOR DAY CELEBRATIONS IN NEW YORK

– Digicel to support a host of Labor Day activities for Diaspora customers CaribPR Wire, Tuesday, September 1st – Kingston, Jamaica: Digicel, the largest mobile operator in the Caribbean and recent entrant to Central America, today unveiled details of its Labor Day activities, which include the West Indian Labor Day Parade, IRIE Jamboree, the Guyana Folk Festival, Haiti Bingo night and the ...

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JAMAICA BEATS ST. VINCENT IN THRILLING PENALTY SHOOTOUT TO WIN THE DIGICEL CARIBBEAN CUP NEW YORK

–          Digicel brings the Caribbean Diaspora an exciting day of football with special guest Jamaican International Reggae Artiste, Shaggy Monday, September 7th – Brooklyn, New York, USA: In front of a record crowd at the Digicel Caribbean Cup New York in Brooklyn, New York, on Sunday, Jamaica beat back a spirited St. Vincent & the Grenadines to walk away  with ...

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Monty Alexander Returns To Lincoln Center

CaribPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Sept. 9, 2009: Catch the `Harlem-Kingston Express` as Jamaica’s internationally acclaimed Jazz piano great, Monty Alexander, C.D. (Commander of Distinction-Jamaica), returns to Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Allen Room for four shows, October 2 and 3 at 7:30 and 9:30 p.m.  Alexander has been broughts back to Jazz at Lincoln Center by popular demand after ...

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