Wedding costs rise as pent-up demand, inflation forces couples to cut back

Nicole Brandfon and her fiancé Adam Alonso are planning a wedding in Colombia, instead of Miami, because it was more affordable. Source: Nicole Brandfon Nicole Brandfon and her fiancé, Adam Alonso, will board a plane from Florida to South America early next year for a destination wedding. International travel wasn’t her original plan, but she’s … Read more

Ukraine Says Russian Forces Trying to Storm Mariupol Steel Plant: NPR

A firefighter sits on a swing next to a building destroyed by a Russian bomb in Chernihiv on Friday. Emilio Morenatti/AP hide title toggle title Emilio Morenatti/AP A firefighter sits on a swing next to a building destroyed by a Russian bomb in Chernihiv on Friday. Emilio Morenatti/AP kyiv, Ukraine — Russian forces in Ukraine … Read more

Europe’s largest networking platform for insurance professionals and a US InsurTech leader join forces to create an all-in-one networking and capabilities marketplace

LONDON and NEW YORK, April 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — For more than 4,000 United Kingdom For insurance professionals, finding portfolio programs and capabilities will soon be much easier with InsurerCore and Stere’s new bespoke platform. Responding to customer demand for an all-in-one marketplace that would facilitate both networking and capacity placement, United KingdomInsurerCore, a … Read more

DVIDS – News – New York Air Guard Colonel’s Wife Is Armed Forces Insurance Military Spouse of the Year for National Guard

SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Cindy Meili, wife of Col. John Meili, commander of the New York Air National Guard’s 152nd Air Intelligence Squadron, a component of the 174th Strike Wing, has been named Military Spouse of the Year of Insurance of the Armed Forces by the National Guard Meili is deputy director of the Onondaga County … Read more

WINSI joins forces with universities to promote gender equality in nuclear safety

The IAEA’s Women in Nuclear Security Initiative (WINSI) is joining forces with universities in Egypt, Germany, India and the United States of America to empower and attract more young women to pursue studies and careers in nuclear security, and increase representation of women in this field. “These webinars, which will be jointly conducted by WINSI … Read more

Global Gym, Health, and Fitness Club Industry Assessment, 2017-2026: Future Growth Outlook, Five Forces Analysis, Leading Players, Operations, and Financial Performance

DUBLIN, February 25, 2022–(COMMERCIAL WIRE)–The “Gyms, Health and Fitness Clubs: Market Overview, Competitive Analysis and Forecast, 2017-2026” Report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offering. This ‘Global Gyms, Health & Fitness Clubs’ industry profile provides top-notch qualitative and quantitative summary information including: Market Size (Value 2017-21 and Forecast to 2026). The profile also contains descriptions of … Read more

State insurance leaders join forces on Catastrophe Reform Legislative Package – American Press

Downed power lines litter Lake Charles roads following Hurricane Laura’s landfall in southwestern Louisiana in August 2020. (Rick Hickman/American Press Archives) Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon, Senate Insurance Committee Chairman Kirk Talbot, and House Insurance Committee Chairman Mike Huval unveiled their joint Catastrophe Reform Package for the 2022 Legislative Session during a news conference at the … Read more

State insurance leaders join forces on catastrophe reform legislative package – L’Observateur

Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon, Senate Insurance Committee Chairman Kirk Talbot, and House Insurance Committee Chairman Mike Huval unveiled their joint Catastrophe Reform Package for the 2022 Legislative Session during a press conference at the Louisiana Department of Insurance (LDI). “I want members across the state to know that we have heard their concerns and are … Read more

Florence One Schools and Allen University join forces to improve student education | Local news

STAFF REPORTS FLORENCESouth Carolina — Allen University came prepared to celebrate, with a full band, as President and CEO Dr. Ernest McNealey and Florence One Schools Superintendent Dr. Richard O’Malley signed memorandums of understanding Friday to link the two organizations. The memorandum is intended to increase accessibility to college-level arts and sciences programming, provide professional … Read more