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Aspen Dental Makes Access to Care Easier in Towson

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The new Aspen Dental office at 1264 East Joppa Road will expand dental care access in the Towson community when it opens on Thurs., Dec. 6. The office is located in Baltimore County “ which has been designated as a dental health professional shortage area by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

The new practice offers extended hours: Monday through Wednesday, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Thursday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; and Friday, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. as well as select Saturdays. Walk-in and emergency patients are welcome.

Shashank Gattumeedhi, D.D.S., who received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from New York University, leads the new practice. Dr. Gattumeedhi and his team will provide dental services ranging from dentures and preventive care, to general dentistry and restoration.

In addition to affordable comprehensive dental care, the new Aspen Dental office will bring:

  • Free new patient exams and X-rays to those without insurance;
  • An on-site denture lab to facilitate quick turnaround of custom-crafted dentures, repairs, relines or adjustments (on all dentures “ not just those purchased at Aspen Dental), as well as a Denture Money Back Guarantee; and
  • A variety of financing options.

To make an appointment, patients can go to www.aspendental.com and click on Schedule a New Patient Appointment; or call (410) 842-0638 or 800-ASPEN DENTAL (800-277-3633).

About Aspen Dental Offices

Aspen Dental-branded practices are committed to breaking down the barriers to better dental care, better smiles and better lives by making dentistry easier for patients. With more than 700 offices in 38 states, Aspen Dental practices provide a wide range of general dentistry and denture-related services and offer patient-friendly programs and services, including convenient locations, onsite labs and extended hours. Together, Aspen Dental practices cared for more than 1.7 million patients in 2017.

About Aspen Dental Management, Inc.

With an innovative model that takes care of non-clinical business and administrative services so that providers are free to focus on patient care, the team at ADMI is driven by one overarching purpose: To care for the people who care for the patients. ADMI makes it easier for clinicians to have the careers theyve always dreamed of, delivering care to their patients with the support of a team of experienced business professionals who are committed to making their practices a success. Support provided by ADMI includes services and recommendations related to finding the right locations, leasing, acquiring equipment, accounting and marketing.

Emily Dale
Aspen Dental Management, Inc.
315-454-6000 x202366
[email protected]

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ALL – Accor Live Limitless has five priceless “second-hand” football jerseys to win, worn yesterday by Paris Saint-Germain players in their European match

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PARIS, Oct. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Which fan hasn’t dreamed of wearing his/her favourite football player’s actual personal jersey? Thanks to ALL – Accor Live Limitless, official principal partner and jersey sponsor of the Paris Saint-Germain, this dream can come true. To give Paris Saint-Germain supporters all over the world a priceless experience, ALL – Accor Live Limitless, the new daily lifestyle companion of the Accor Group, has five jerseys from Paris Saint-Germain players up for grabs. They are the brand new third kit shirts for the 2020-21 season, worn* for the first time yesterday at their European match in Istanbul. These second-hand jerseys are unique and will be available to win on the famous second-hand fashion platform Vestiaire Collective here.

To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: https://www.multivu.com/players/uk/8805451-five-second-hand-paris-saint-germain-football-shirts-to-win/.

From today and until midnight on Monday 2nd November (French time), Paris Saint-Germain supporters can try and win the club’s 2020-21 third kit shirt, worn and signed by Neymar Jr, K.Mbappé, A. Di Maria, Marquinhos and P. Kimpembé. To have a chance, they must register on the Vestiaire Collective website and add their choice of shirt to their "wish list". This competition is international and accessible to all PSG fans around the world. It is available in 5 languages from the dedicated website page. Everyone has a chance to win!

The five winners will be picked at random on 3rd November and will be given their second-hand shirt in one of the Accor Group hotels around the world, where they will be invited to enjoy an unforgettable experience.

This activation reflects the shared ambition of Paris Saint-Germain and ALL – Accor Live Limitless to bring unique experiences to fans, reflecting a new vision of hospitality that goes beyond accommodation.

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– *All the shirts worn and offered during this contest will be washed at 60°C before being given to the winners at least one week after the match, to avoid any risk associated with Covid-19.

Free competition, no purchase required. Terms and conditions available here.

More info on ALL – Accor Live Limitless and Vestiaire Collective : click here

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ALL - Accor Live Limitless, official principal partner of Paris Saint-Germain, offers five extraordinary second-hand Paris Saint-Germain jerseys.
ALL – Accor Live Limitless, official principal partner of Paris Saint-Germain, offers five extraordinary second-hand Paris Saint-Germain jerseys.

 

 

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Newly Released Recordings Pull Back the Curtain on the Canadian Company Behind Pebble Mine

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The Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) today released two tapes that feature Canadian mining baron, Ron Thiessen, discussing his political strategy for securing a federal permit for the controversial Pebble Mine project in southwest Alaska. The recordings underscore both Thiessens importance as a driving force behind the Pebble project and the financial windfall that he anticipates Pebble to deliver to his companies located in British Columbia, including an estimated $1.5 billion subsidy from Alaskans.

Last month the CEO of Pebble Limited Partnership, Tom Collier, resigned after EIAs release of the initial installment of the Pebble Tapes in which he and Thiessen discussed with EIA investigators their plans to build an enormous 180-year mine at the headwaters of Bristol Bay, Alaska. Yet, Thiessen remains at the helm of the Canadian company that is 100 percent owner of “ and the principal advocate for “ the Pebble project.

Tom Colliers resignation from Pebble Limited Partnership was a necessary step in the right direction for Bristol Bay, but the real ˜man behind the curtain, the person calling the shots for this project, is and always has been, Ron Thiessen. The longer the Pebble Project remains a possibility, the more Ron Thiessen stands to profit, said Danielle Grabiel, EIAs Wildlife Team Lead and Counsel.

Ron Thiessen is the CEO of Northern Dynasty Minerals (NDM), the publicly-traded company that owns the mining claim at the Pebble site. Ron Thiessen is also the CEO of Hunter Dickinson International, a private Canadian company.

Thiessen explained the relationship between these two companies in an email to EIA investigators posing as potential investors: Northern Dynasty Minerals is part of a group of Companies founded, managed and operated to a point by a private company; Hunter Dickinson Inc. HDI and NDM share an address and phone number. He also told investigators that HDI has just six shareholders including Thiessen.

According to the services agreement between the companies, HDI provides technical, geological, corporate communications, administrative and management services to NDM. This puts into perspective several statements made by Thiessen in the newly released Pebble Tapes where he appears to brag about how much money was spent on the permitting process and how much of the projects expected capital costs will be funded not by the company but by Alaskans themselves:

We spent over $150 million preparing for permitting in environmental baseline studies. And other scientific studies. And then the permitting process itself we spent $100 million on. I would say that we probably spent more than three times as much as the average¦, he said in the tapes.

If the mine is permitted Thiessen says in the tapes that he expects that Alaskan taxpayers will foot about one quarter of the bill for capital expenditures. The total CapEx on this in round numbers is going to be about 5.5 billion. We believe the State of Alaska and other entities in Alaska will fund most of the infrastructure for about 1.5, Thiessen explained in the recordings.

Thiessen also laid out his plans to claim a massive windfall from U.S. taxpayers if the federal permit is denied. In that event, he expects hundreds of billions of dollars for Pebble based on a claim that a permit denial would amount to an unconstitutional taking pursuant to the Fifth Amendment. He told EIA investigators, If its determined to be a taking by the courts, we expect compensation¦the cost to the U.S. Federal Treasury will be $700-800 billion at least.

In the newly released tapes, from his office in Vancouver, Thiessen also discusses U.S. politics, as they pertain to the Pebble Mine, stating: And the Governor of the State of Alaska is very much onside with resource development, Pebble in particular.

Earlier this month, Governor Dunleavy defended his pro-Pebble position in a letter to Alaskan legislators leaning on national security and a lack of national mineral production. Thiessen, reading from a similar playbook, also made mineral self-sufficiency arguments in a lengthy article in a mining industry newsletter after release of the initial Pebble Tapes.

Ron Thiessen, a Canadian, is touting national security and mineral self-sufficiency in the U.S. as important reasons to permit Pebble, but he had no problem talking for hours with our investigators, who he has since admitted he believed to be foreign investors, about a mine that would be built to supply ore to Asia. In my opinion, that is the definition of duplicity, said Grabiel.

Thiessen also told EIA investigators that his company has, quite a few contacts into the [Senator Lisa] Murkowski [(R-Alaska)] operation and quite a few contacts into the [Senator Dan] Sullivan [(R-Alaska)] operation. He assured investors that both Senators had published a statement that turned out to be quite in error and now theyd rather not have to admit error. Better that theyre just quiet, and were ok with that.

But both Senators Murkowski and Sullivan have now strongly denounced the project after the release of the initial tapes. On the topic of the American election season “ referred to by Thiessen as the silly season “ he stated to EIA investigators, its the kind of season, once its over, everybody forgets what everybody promised to do. You arent held to your promises.

We think its important for the people of Bristol Bay and the State of Alaska to know that Ron Thiessen is driving the Pebble Project. Ron spoke unreservedly with our investigators for over four hours and on more than one occasion. He knows Alaska politics inside and out. His fingers seem to be in the same pots that Tom Colliers were, said Grabiel. It seems to me that Collier was a puppet and Thiessen is the puppeteer.

Grabiel also confirmed that Thiessen arranged all of the calls and correspondence between EIA investigators and the company; and he participated in and led every conversation.

Technical Notes:

The newly released tapes were recorded by EIA investigators who spoke with Collier and Thiessen as potential investors in the Pebble Mine project via multiple video calls in August and September 2020. Those conversations were recorded in accordance with all applicable laws.

Where the investigators voices can be heard, they have been re-recorded verbatim by an actor.

Lindsay Moran, EIA-US Head of Communications, [email protected]

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The Pfister Hotel, Saint Kate – The Arts Hotel, Grand Geneva Resort & Spa, and The Garland Named Top Hotels and Resorts by Condé Nast Traveler’s annual Readers’ Choice Awards

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Marcus Hotels & Resorts, a nationally recognized hotel owner and management company and division of The Marcus Corporation (NYSE: MCS), today announced that four of its owned and/or managed properties were again recognized as top hotels in Cond Nast Travelers annual Readers Choice Awards.

The Pfister Hotel, located in Milwaukee, was recognized as the #8 Top Hotel in the Midwest by Cond Nast Traveler readers. More than 125 years old, the iconic hotel is known for its gracious service, timeless elegance, and the finest in exceptional hospitality. As Milwaukees distinguished luxury hotel, The Pfister has created many exceptional programs, including an internationally recognized Artist-in-Residence program now in its 12th year, Pfister Narrator program that chronicles the daily life and spirit of the hotel, and its cherished Afternoon Tea, featuring its very own Tea Butler. The Pfister is also home to the largest Victorian art collection of any hotel in the world. This is the fourth consecutive year the property has been named a Top Hotel in the Midwest by Cond Nast Traveler readers.

Saint Kate “ The Arts Hotel, located in Milwaukee, and reopening on November 5, 2020, was recognized as the #6 Top Hotel in the Midwest by Cond Nast Traveler readers. Just over one year old, Saint Kate “ The Arts Hotel opened its doors in 2019 to wide acclaim. Shortly after opening, Saint Kate was named Top 10 Best New Hotel by USA Today. Saint Kate celebrates all forms of expression and the entire creative process. Guests will find four gallery spaces filled with contemporary art and an 80-seat black box theatre with regularly programmed events. Food and beverage are a feature with two bars including Giggly, Milwaukees only Champagne Bar, and three restaurants featuring The Dark Room, an intimate indulgence not to be missed. Each carefully crafted guestroom features the work of multiple artist collaborators from Milwaukee. Alternatively, guests may select a Canvas Room as a fully immersive art experience where a percentage of each nights charge for the room is donated to support art organizations throughout the city. Marcus Hotels & Resorts created Saint Kate “ The Arts Hotel for travelers looking for an experience to remember.

Grand Geneva Resort & Spa, located in Lake Geneva, Wis., was recognized as the #20 Top Resorts in the Midwest and West by readers and the only Wisconsin resort to make the list. This all-seasons premier resort is situated on 1,300 acres in the beautiful woodlands of Lake Geneva. The resort features a variety of lodging options for a unique getaway, including 355 gorgeous guestrooms and 29 luxury villas offering spacious living areas, full kitchens, and furnished outdoor seating areas. This award-winning Midwest resort is known for its two championship golf courses in the summer and Mountain Top downhill ski hill in the winter, as well as its full-service WELL Spa & Salon and an array of fine dining options. This is the fourth consecutive year the property has been named a Top Resort in the Midwest by Cond Nast Traveler readers.

The Garland, located in North Hollywood, Calif., was recognized by readers as the #14 Top Hotel in Los Angeles. Built in 1970 by Hollywood actress Beverly Garland and her husband, real estate developer Fillmore Crank, this sophisticated boutique hotel allows guests to relax and unwind in a secluded urban paradise that is only minutes from the excitement and thrills of LA. Managed by Marcus Hotels & Resorts and now owned by the second generation of the Crank family and under the direction of the youngest son, James Crank, the glamorous hotel was recently reimagined and renovated with fashionable dcor, a stylish restaurant showcasing the diversity of LAs food scene and newly manicured outdoor spaces on seven tree-shaded acres. This is the sixth consecutive year the re-positioned hotel has been named a Top Hotel in LA by Cond Nast Traveler readers since its rebirth in 2015.

The Cond Nast Traveler Readers Choice Awards are the longest-running and most prestigious recognition of excellence in the travel industry and are commonly known as the best of the best of travel.

The 2020 Readers Choice Awards are published on Cond Nast Travelers website at www.cntraveler.com/rca and celebrated in the November issue of the publication.

For more information on the latest news and updates from Marcus Hotels & Resorts, please visit http://media.marcushotels.com.

About Marcus Hotels & Resorts

Marcus Hotels & Resorts owns and/or manages 18 hotels, resorts, and other properties in the U.S. The companys distinctive portfolio includes city-center meeting hotels, upscale resorts, historic properties, and premium branded and independent first-class hotels. Marcus Hotels & Resorts is an approved operator for all major lodging brands. A leader in the hospitality industry since 1962, Marcus Hotels & Resorts creates asset value for hotel owners through its expertise in management, development, and product repositioning. This includes hotel food and beverage concepts developed by its Marcus Restaurant Group, featuring premier brands such as Mason Street Grill, ChopHouse, Miller Time Pub & Grill, and SafeHouse Restaurants. For more information, please visit: http://media.marcushotels.com and follow the company on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter (@MarcusHotels).

About The Marcus Corporation

Headquartered in Milwaukee, The Marcus Corporation is a leader in the lodging and entertainment industries, with significant company-owned real estate assets. In addition to its lodging division, its theatre division, Marcus Theatres, is the fourth largest theatre circuit in the U.S. and currently owns or operates 1,110 screens at 91 locations in 17 states under the Marcus Theatres, Movie Tavern by Marcus and BistroPlex brands. For more information, please visit the companys website at www.marcuscorp.com.

Matt Peschke

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(917) 587-0012

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