Thursday, September 14, 2017 12:36 AM
LAS VEGAS—As optical retailers, eyecare practitioners and suppliers throughout Florida and surrounding states began to clean up damage caused by Hurricane Irma and assess its impact, the optical industry rallied in widespread support of them with a multi-tiered outreach to storm victims.
Monday, September 11, 2017 12:15 AM
has doubled down on its efforts to respond to Hurricane Harvey. The company announced that Oakley will be donating 100 percent of the proceeds from the sale of its Oakley Fuel Cell model, which features the Texas state flag, to recovery efforts throughout the month of September.
Friday, September 8, 2017 12:27 AM
NEW YORK—As Hurricanes Irma, Jose and Katia threaten the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean, Texans are still trying to recover from Hurricane Harvey, which passed through the southeastern part of the state, displacing residents in Houston, Rockport, Beaumont and Corpus Christi.
Monday, September 4, 2017 12:21 AM
the leading volunteer eye health and safety organization in the U.S., oversaw the administration of vision-screening training and certification at a professional development meeting for Philadelphia school nurses held here Friday.
Friday, September 1, 2017 12:30 AM
NEW YORK—Since Hurricane Harvey first hit southeastern Texas late last week and the rain and flooding worsened into this week, the optical industry has responded swiftly to aid those affected by Harvey and its aftermath.
Friday, September 1, 2017 12:15 AM
CRESTON, Iowa—Senator Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) visited Precision Optical Group
(POG Labs) here on Aug. 24 on his annual 99-county tour of Iowa.
Wednesday, August 30, 2017 12:30 AM
NEW YORK—Hurricane Harvey, which hit the southeastern part of Texas on Aug. 26, has left thousands of residents devastated and displaced. With floods expected to continue through Aug. 31, the optical industry is rallying to provide relief to those who have been affected. VM
will continue to monitor the relief activities and status of impacted offices, retailers, labs and suppliers. Send any related information to firstname.lastname@example.org
Friday, August 11, 2017 12:18 AM
ST. LOUIS—The American Optometric Association
(AOA) announced on its website Thursday that former AOA president Alvin Levin, OD, passed away Friday, Aug.4. He was 89, according to the AOA announcement.
Monday, August 7, 2017 12:30 AM
TAMPA, Fla.—Argus Dental & Vision Inc.
, an administrator of dental and vision benefits, has created a wholly owned subsidiary, Excedis Inc.
, to provide assistance to its Medicare and Medicaid health care partners.
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 12:24 AM
NEW YORK—Accolades for former 20/20 Magazine
editor Gloria Nicola flowed from friends and colleagues following news of her death