Halifax Citadel Byelection June 27

first_imgA byelection will be held in the provincial riding of Halifax Citadel on Tuesday, June 27, Premier Rodney MacDonald announced today, April 5. “It is important for all Nova Scotians to be represented in the legislature, so the people of Halifax Citadel will have an opportunity to elect their representative on June 27,” Premier MacDonald said. The Halifax Citadel seat has been vacant since the resignation of MLA Danny Graham on Oct. 7, 2005. -30-last_img

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Barnes Noble founder and chairman Riggio to retire

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Barnes & Noble’s founder and chairman Leonard Riggio will retire following the book seller’s annual shareholders meeting, which is planned for September.Riggio began Barnes & Noble from the ground up, starting with a single college bookstore in 1965. He also founded Barnes & Noble College Bookstores, a contract operator of bookstores on college and university campuses, and videogame retailer GameStop.The company announced Wednesday that director Paul Guenther will serve as non-executive chairman. Guenther has served as a Barnes & Noble Inc. board member since last year and is chair of the audit committee.Riggio intends to stay on the company’s board and said in a written statement that he plans to remain a Barnes & Noble shareholder “for years to come.” Barnes & Noble founder and chairman Riggio to retire by The Associated Press Posted Apr 27, 2016 6:37 am MDT Last Updated Apr 27, 2016 at 7:20 am MDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email read more

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