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BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., Sept. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Agree Realty Corporation (NYSE: ADC) (the "Company") today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized, and the Company has declared, a monthly cash dividend of $0.217 per common share. The monthly dividend reflects an annualized dividend amount of $2.604 per common share, representing an 8.5% increase over the annualized dividend amount of $2.400 per common share from the third quarter of 2020. The common dividend is payable October 14, 2021 to stockholders of record at the close of business on September 30, 2021.  

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(The Center Square) – A rise in the number of electric vehicles rumbling off manufacturers' assembly lines and hitting the state's roads and highways has Michigan planning to build out a network of charging stations.

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KARIYA, Japan, Sept. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- DENSO Corporation announces that it has issued DENSO Group's first sustainability bonds denominated in USD to further promote sustainability management. Sustainability bonds are bonds issued to finance activities that contribute to both environmental and social sustainability.

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WILLIAMSTON, N.C., Sept. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Affinity Health Partners ("Affinity"), a diversified healthcare company based in Plano, Texas, owned and managed by Frank Avignone, announced today it has signed an asset purchase agreement to acquire Martin General Hospital in Williamston, North Carolina. The anticipated close date is December 1, 2021.

The share of Americans under the age of 65 without health insurance fell every year between 2010, when the Affordable Care Act was signed into law, and 2016, when President Barack Obama left office. Though the U.S. uninsured rate among Americans younger than 65 has inched up over the years since, it remains well below […]

(The Center Square) – Two Michigan House members were stripped of their committee assignments this week after, respectively, an alleged domestic violence incident and an embattled representative allegedly snuck a handcuff key into jail.

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LAS VEGAS, Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Volume at Michigan's online sportsbooks narrowly ticked up in August to more than $192 million, pushing Michigan past $2 billion in online and retail wagering for the year. The modest gain did not lead to more revenue, though, as sportsbooks set the stage for four of the busiest months of the year, according to PlayMichigan, which tracks the state's regulated online gaming and sports betting market.

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TROY, Mich., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ACPS Automotive, the European market leader and global provider of trailer hitch systems for passenger cars, SUVs and vans, is showcasing its innovative hitch systems for the U.S. market at Motor Bella in Pontiac, Michigan September 21-22. ACPS Automotive's sleek hitch solutions are installed on the vehicle on the assembly line or by certified mechanics at the dealerships, delivering added value for automobile manufacturers and making it easy for drivers to hit the road with their gear in tow. Backed by the company's more than 60 years in business and 140 patents worldwide, ACPS Automotive's advanced solutions deliver unprecedented performance, safety and durability.

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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- National Nail announces its CAMO® EDGEXMETAL® Clips have been selected by Hardware & Building Supply (HBS) Dealer magazine for its prestigious 2021 Golden Hammer Awards. Judged by the magazine's editorial staff, the awards highlight the home improvement industry's "best of the best" products.  CAMO EDGEXMETAL Clips were designed to reduce installation time when fastening grooved deck boards onto metal framing.

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DETROIT, Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan is expanding its longstanding funding relationship with the Michigan Health & Hospital Association (MHA) Keystone Center with a $5 million contribution. Since the launch of the MHA Keystone Center in 2003, participating hospitals have made significant strides in increasing safety and quality and have been recognized nationally for their work to improve care statewide. This newest investment from Blue Cross, which will be paid in installments through 2024, adds to the $16 million Blue Cross has provided to the MHA Keystone Center since 2009. It will directly support new programs and hospital-led innovations related to women and children's health, maternal care parameters and the safety of both patients and health care workers. The funding will also support Blue Cross and the MHA Keystone Center's work encouraging Michigan hospitals to offer medication assisted treatment for substance use disorders to help combat the opioid epidemic.

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NOVI, Mich., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- MARTIN TECHNOLOGIES (MARTIN) will exhibit at the STELLANTIS 2021 MATCHMAKER event, to be held on September 16, 2021, and will unveil its NEW Electronic Smart Power Distribution Module (eSPDM) - SMART WIRE TECHNOLOGY at 10:30 am EDT. The patented technology is disruptive and an industry game changer providing a novel efficient approach to both low and high voltage wiring for modern vehicles.

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DETROIT, Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Gravity Software® (Gravity), a cloud accounting software provider, is looking to actively increase engagement among Microsoft resellers within their partner channel to offer consulting and implementation services to the company's clients.

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DETROIT, Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Say Nice Things is a character-driven, place-crucial dramedy about siblings Natalie and Leyroy Hendrix, inheritors of the Tireman Trade Center: a former factory repurposed as a post-industrial wonderland; a mishmash of flea and farmer's market, odd-ball retailers, public music space, and comfort food café. Season One spends 72 hours in the life of the staff and patrons dedicated to keeping this iconic "Old Detroit" institution alive despite big-money developers gobble up the city around them.

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BATTLE CREEK, Mich., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kellogg Company and Albertsons Companies, one of the largest food and drug retailers in the United States, have teamed up again this year to tackle the ongoing issue of childhood hunger in the communities they serve.

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HOLLAND, Mich., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second consecutive year, Boxed Water Is Better® – the most sustainable water brand in the category – is teaming up with responsible brands including Alaska Airlines, Art of Tea, MIKOH =, AG Jeans, Necessaire and Free People to drive consumer awareness of September's Coastal Cleanup Month.  

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DETROIT, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Five Iron Golf, the nation's premier indoor golf and entertainment experience, announced today it will be expanding its Midwest reach by opening a new location in Detroit's bustling downtown area.

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SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Garage Gurus®, an industry-leading training and support platform from Tenneco Inc.'s (NYSE: TEN) DRiV group, announces its latest support for up-and-coming technicians with its sponsorship of the first U.S. Auto Tech National Championship. A part of the larger Elite Trades Series, the U.S. Auto Tech National Championship will set out to find the top technicians in the country and have them face off against one another for a chance to win over $200,000 in cash and prizes.

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FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- RHP Properties, the nation's largest private owner and operator of manufactured home communities, has announced a $10,000 donation to support a Maine school through AdoptAClassroom.org. AdoptAClassroom.org is a national nonprofit that provides funding for U.S. Pre K-12 teachers and schools to purchase materials and tools for their students to learn and succeed. This is the third classroom RHP Properties has adopted through the program, with a total of $30,000 of donations to date.

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MACOMB, Mich., Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ascent Aerospace ("Ascent"), a global provider of tooling and automated assembly systems for the aerospace and defense industry, announced today that effective immediately Vice President and General Manager Andy Jones has been elevated to Chief Executive Officer ("CEO") and will be joining the Ascent Board of Directors ("Board").

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MACOMB, Mich., Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ascent Aerospace ("Ascent"), a global provider of tooling and automated assembly systems for the aerospace and defense industry, announced today that effective immediately Vice President and General Manager Andy Jones has been elevated to Chief Executive Officer ("CEO") and will be joining the Ascent Board of Directors ("Board").

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TROY, Mich., Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Franchise Scorecards announced today that they will be hosting a live webinar on the state of franchising post-pandemic with a special guest expert on Wednesday, September 29, 2021 at 1:00 PM EST. Mark Siebert, CEO of iFranchise Group, joins the Franchise Scorecards team to provide powerful lessons and tips from his experience working with hundreds of franchisors, from start-up operations to corporate giants.

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BATTLE CREEK, Mich., Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Being part of a local community means making a positive impact and giving back. For the first time, Tony the Tiger® and Kellogg's Frosted Flakes® Mission Tiger are teaming up with Giant Food to make a $20,000 donation via DonorsChoose to help fund middle school sports in Washington, D.C. and Maryland, and keep kids active.

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BATTLE CREEK, Mich., Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Being part of a local community means making a positive impact and giving back. For the first time, Tony the Tiger® and Kellogg's Frosted Flakes® Mission Tiger are teaming up with Stop & Shop to make a $20,000 donation via DonorsChoose to help fund middle school sports in New Jersey, Rhode Island and Connecticut and keep kids active.

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BATTLE CREEK, Mich., Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Being part of a local community means making a positive impact and giving back. For the first time, Tony the Tiger® and Kellogg's Frosted Flakes® Mission Tiger are teaming up with Food Lion to make a $10,000 donation via DonorsChoose to help fund middle school sports in North Carolina and keep kids active. Additionally, Kellogg's Frosted Flakes® Mission Tiger is making a $10,000 donation to the Food Bank of Central & Eastern NC on behalf of Food Lion Feeds, the retailer's hunger relief initiative.

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BATTLE CREEK, Mich., Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Being part of a local community means making a positive impact and giving back. For the first time, Tony the Tiger® and Kellogg's Frosted Flakes® Mission Tiger are teaming up with Hannaford Supermarkets to make a $20,000 donation via DonorsChoose to help fund middle school sports in Maine, Massachusetts, New York, Vermont and New Hampshire and keep kids active.

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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- SxanPro, a healthcare supply management technology company, announced today that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued U.S Patent No. 11120399 to Ashlea Souffrou, founder and Chief Executive Officer of SxanPro. The patent is directed at the company's mobile scanning technology for UDI barcodes on medical devices. This cements SxanPro's position as the leading provider of mobile inventory management solutions and paves the way for future innovation and expanded service offerings.

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DETROIT, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ally Financial Inc. (NYSE: ALLY) announced today that GMAC Capital Trust I, a subsidiary trust of Ally (the "Trust"), is redeeming (i) 7,650,000 units of its 8.125% Fixed Rate/Floating Rate Trust Preferred Securities, Series 2 (CUSIP No. 361860208) (the "TRUPS") (constituting all of the outstanding TRUPS) at a par price of $25.00 per unit, plus accrued interest payable from August 16, 2021, through the redemption date (which will be based on an annual rate equal to three-month LIBOR, determined as of August 12, 2021, or 0.12475%, plus 5.785%), and (ii) 229,500 units of its 8.125% Fixed Rate/Floating Rate Common Securities, Series 2 (the "Common Securities") (constituting all of the outstanding Common Securities) at a par price of $25.00 per unit, plus all accrued and unpaid distributions thereon through the redemption date. Ally is also redeeming 7,879,500 units of its 8.125% Fixed Rate/Floating Rate Junior Subordinated Deferrable Interest Debentures due 2040 (the "Debentures" and, together with the TRUPS and Common Securities, the "Securities") (constituting all of the outstanding Debentures) held by the Trust at a par price of $25.00 per unit, plus all accrued and unpaid dividends through the redemption date. The Trust's redemption of the called TRUPS and Common Securities will occur concurrently with Ally's redemption of the called Debentures, all of which are held by the Trust. The proceeds from the redemption of the called Debentures will be applied to redeem the called TRUPS and Common Securities.

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TROY, Mich., Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Olivia Juliano has joined Bianchi Public Relations, Inc.  ̶  a full service business-to-business PR firm with special expertise in automotive suppliers and mobility technology  ̶  as an intern for the fall 2021 semester.

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DETROIT, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Current Dealers' CEO William McCoy released a video on the company's YouTube channel highlighting his test drive this month of the U.S. electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure. Piloting the company's newest fleet vehicle, a 2022 Chevrolet Bolt EUV, McCoy made the 560+ mile trip from Detroit, Michigan to Washington, D.C. to learn firsthand how EV range, charging station locations, and vehicle charging times affect consumers.

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After nearly two decades of combat, the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan marks the end of the longest war in American history. Since 2001, nearly 2,500 American service members have been killed in the conflict — in addition to tens of thousands of contractors, civilians, Afghan and allied military personnel. The servicemen and servicewomen […]

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kalkomey, a leading provider of online recreational safety education and certifications, backed by private equity firm Cove Hill Partners, today announced the acquisition of Sportsman Tracker, the creator of the HuntWise™ app, the ultimate hunting toolset that allows users to pinpoint the best times and locate the best places to hunt on public or private land.