Guilford

Guilford

(gĭl`fərd), town (1990 pop. 19,848), New Haven co., S Conn., on Long Island Sound; founded 1639. Fishing, agriculture, and tourism are economically important. Guilford lies in an area that includes several summer shore communities. Some of the oldest houses in Conn. are there; the stone Whitfield House (1639–40), restored in 1936, is a state historical museum. Also of interest are the Hyland House (1660) and the Thomas Griswold House Museum (1735).
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Guilford was rated the nation's seventh-best safety prospect by Rivals.
Pan Am, one of the oldest names in US passenger aviation, has been closed by its owner Guilford Transportation and its services switched to the group's other airline Boston-Maine Airways in what 30 dismissed pilots called a 'union busting' move.
Charles Hayes, former president and chief executive officer and subsequently chairman of Guilford Mills, died July 21.
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Nasdaq: TIER), today announced that Guilford County, North Carolina taxpayers can now pay their real and personal property taxes, and motor vehicle taxes, online or by telephone using a debit or credit card.
one of the world's leading private investment firms, has completed the sale of Guilford Mills, a global leader in automotive and specialty fabrics, to Lear Corporation, a leading global supplier of automotive seating and electrical power management systems, for a total purchase price of $257 million.
No Guilford: USC is not expected to accept former Ohio State tailback Ira Guilford as a transfer.
The Guilford Mills textile plant here will close Nov.
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May 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Lear Corporation (NYSE: LEA), a leading global supplier of automotive seating and electrical power management systems, has completed the acquisition of Guilford Mills, a global leader in automotive and specialty fabrics.
Guilford update: Former Ohio State tailback Ira Guilford spent a second day at USC and met some school officials regarding a potential transfer.
NEW YORK-At this week's market, Guilford Home Fashions will launch licensing programs with Jockey and Karen Neuburger, and has all the resources ready to support the growth surge it expects as it takes knitted bedding and sheets to a new level.