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  • Harvard Study Shows Air Pollution Cuts Life Expectancy
    People living in cities where air pollution decreased in recent decades saw their life expectancy increase an average of five months as a result of cleaner air, a new study from the Harvard School of Public Health and Brigham Young University strongly suggests. ...More
    January 22, 2009 Posted in News
  • Arizona Self Storage Association Holds 11th Annual Conference, May 12-13
    The Arizona Self Storage Association (AZSSA) will hold its 11th annual conference and tradeshow at the Marriott Buttes Hotel in Tempe, Ariz., May 12-13. ...More
    January 22, 2009 Posted in News
  • Sommer and Good Named MiniCo VPs
    Hardy Good, chairman and CEO of MiniCo Inc., has announced the promotions of Dan Sommer and David Good. Sommer has been named vice president, publishing, marketing and communications, as well as chief marketing officer. Good has been promoted to vice president, information ...More
    January 22, 2009 Posted in News
  • Life Storage Center Drops Lawsuit Against Libertyville
    The city of Libertyville, Ill., settled a lawsuit brought by Life Storage Center that will allow plans to move forward on an upscale self-storage facility the company originally proposed in 2007. ...More
    January 22, 2009 Posted in News
  • Certain Food Pairings Leads to Better Health
    In "Natural Selections" in Men's Health's Best Life magazine, February 2009 issue, epidemiologist David Jacobs calls these combinations food synergy. He says evolution has tested food pairings and that's why they're healthier for us. ...More
    January 22, 2009 Posted in News
  • Sea Watch Realty Brokers $1.1M Self-Storage Sale
    Sea Watch Realty in New Bedford, Mass., brokered the sale of Pleasant Street Self Storage in West Bridgewater to North Shore Capital Partners LLC. The 302-unit facility, located adjacent to Route 24, sold for $1.1 million. The storage facility was sold by Augusta Realty Co. ...More
    January 21, 2009 Posted in News, Real Estate
  • Obama's First Day as President
    After a day of celebrations, including an evening gala, President Barack Obama is ready for work. Obama began the first full day of his presidency with a prayer service at the National Cathedral in northwest Washington. He is expected to meet with his economic team and top ...More
    January 21, 2009 Posted in News
  • Big Yellow Wins HSBC Contract
    Big Yellow has won a management contract with HSBC Specialist Investments. ...More
    January 21, 2009 Posted in News
  • Wendelken Named Director of Marcus & Millichap Self-Storage Group
    Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services has named Gregory Wendelken national director of the firm’s National Self-Storage Group. ...More
    January 21, 2009 Posted in News
  • GM's Two-Mode Hybrid Named Best New Green Technology
    The hybrid auto received another stamp of approval when the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC) recognized GM's Two-Mode Hybrid technology as the 2009 Best New Green Technology. ...More
    January 21, 2009 Posted in News