Great Lakes Restoration Conference to Take Place in Buffalo

first_imgThe Healing Our Waters – Great Lakes Coalition has announced that their annual conference that highlights restoration efforts and needs across the Great Lakes will be back in Buffalo, NY, in October 2017.The 13th annual Great Lakes Restoration Conference will be held October 17-19 at the Hyatt Regency at Fountain Plaza.Since 2010, the conference has been hosted by Detroit, Cleveland, Milwaukee, Grand Rapids, Chicago and Sandusky.Organizers said that the conference attracts more than 350 people from around the Great Lakes to talk about issues affecting its waters.The annual Great Lakes conference consists of presentations and field trips on a range of regional topics.Last year’s event in Sandusky, Ohio, included presentations about toxic algae, Flint’s water crisis and re-use of dredged lake sediment among others.[mappress mapid=”24000″]last_img read more

A look back at past presidential visits

first_imgPresident Barack Obama’s trip to campus on Friday marked the fifth time that a sitting president had visited the University of Southern California.  Here’s a look back at some of the other notable presidential visits:last_img

ARC agrees deal with TSG Global Wagering Solutions

first_img Related Articles Intralot appoints Byron Boothe as US CEO June 12, 2020 Share StumbleUpon Arena Racing Company (“ARC”) has agreed a significant distribution deal for North American thoroughbred and greyhound racing with TSG Global Wagering Solutions (“GWS”).The deal commences from April 2018, under an exclusive arrangement, which sees ARC take GWS horseracing and greyhound content for distribution for fixed-odds betting in independent betting shops in the UK and across the international market.GWS provides fixed-odds and co-mingling from over 40 thoroughbred race tracks from North America, with on average more than 60 thoroughbred horseraces available every day.  The dozen greyhound tracks under GWS include leading stadia Daytona Beach and Palm Beach and will provide over 60 greyhound races a day.Following the deal with GWS, ARC now offers an extensive range of sporting content with horseracing and greyhound racing from across 4 continents, including:UK greyhound racing from established and well-known proven BAGS tracks;Australian horseracing and greyhound racing content;South African horseracing content;US horseracing and greyhound racing content; andUK horseracing, in partnership with At The Races, from the end of 2018.ARC’s Group Corporate Development Director, Kevin Robertson, commented: “ARC is delighted to announce this deal with GWS which sees us significantly expand our range of products available for UK and international betting shop customers. Furthermore, our continued distribution into Australia, following a successful trial, will be expanding to three BAGS greyhound meetings per day. “This clearly shows we are the world leaders in the betting shop market having the most extensive and best quality horseracing and greyhound racing. This ensures both sports can maintain their popularity with punters around the world.” ITV secures three-year British racing broadcast deal August 5, 2020 IGT ‘prudent on recovery’ as company absorbs H1 losses of $291m August 4, 2020 Submit Sharelast_img read more