Sales increased 5% to $212.8 million from $203.5 million in last year's first quarter. Net earnings decreased 9% to $11.3 million in the current quarter from $12.4 million last year. Earnings per diluted share decreased 9% to $.60 for the first quarter from $.66 last year. Operating income decreased 8% to $16.6 million in the current quarter from $18.0 million in the year ago quarter. Gerald B. Shreiber, J & J's President and Chief Executive Officer, commented, "In addition to the seasonal loss of our PHILLY SWIRL business which was acquired in May 2014, our operating income was impacted by higher operating expenses of our ICEE frozen beverage business during its seasonally low period and soft volume and higher costs in our food service business." J&J Snack Foods Corp.
Phillip J. Dawson : Houston County News
30, 2015, at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, La Crescent. The Rev. Timothy [source] Duesenberg and the Rev. Michael Woods will officiate. Burial with military rites by the American Legion Post 595 will follow at Prince of Peace Cemetery. Friends may call on the family at the church Thursday evening from 5 until 8 p.m.
Jets hire brother of judge in New Jersey sports betting suit - Washington Times
The NFL, the NHL, the NBA, Major League Baseball and the NCAA sued New Jersey in 2012 to stop the state from allowing sports betting. Since then, Michael Shipp has ruled against the state several times. The case is on appeal with the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court in Philadelphia and is expected to be argued in March, Lesniak said. It would have been better if the judge had recused himself before, Lesniak said Wednesday.
Melvin J. "Mel" Schreiber 1931 - 2015
That's over now, and there's nothing we can do about it. We're taking our chances with the 3rd Circuit." Lesniak said the issue could be revisited if the appeals court sends the case back to Michael Shipp, as it did once previously, though he said it is unlikely that would happen again. A spokesman for the state attorney general's office didn't return a message seeking comment Wednesday. Last week, Democrat Frank Pallone Jr. and Republican Frank LoBiondo renewed legislative efforts in Congress to make sports gambling legal. Pallone's bill would exempt New Jersey from the federal ban on sports betting in 46 states.
Jets hire brother of judge in New Jersey sports betting suit - Connecticut Post
Schreiber was a United States Navy veteran, serving on the USS Hancock. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Hays, and a member of the Knights of Columbus. Survivors include one son, Dale Schreiber and wife Beth of Gray, Tenn.; two daughters, Pam Joy and husband Fred of Hays, and Terrie Vandine of Wichita; one brother, Kenneth Schreiber and wife Joan of Olmitz; one sister, Betty Pancost and husband Allen of Sterling, Colo.; one sister-in-law, Beatrice Schreiber of Denver, Colo.; eight grandchildren, Michelle (Josh) Callahan, Jeff Schreiber, Chrisy (Tony) Crough, Scott (Briar) Schreiber, Jessica Vandine, Brett Schreiber, Katie Joy, and Courtney Vandine; and seven great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; and two brothers, Father Paul Schreiber J.C.B.