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ELKHART, Ind., Nov. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- THOR Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO) is leveraging social media and its online presence to encourage contributions to its nonprofit partners this GivingTuesday, December 1(st), 2020. Observed on the first Tuesday following Thanksgiving, GivingTuesday is a global generosity movement that encourages donations to charitable organizations in communities around the world.

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FORT WAYNE, Ind., Nov. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Vivacelle Bio, Inc. today announces the Department of Defense awarded $5.3 million (USD) dollars for the clinical trial of VBI-S, an intravenously injected fluid based upon Vivacelle Bio's phospholipid nanoparticle technology for the treatment of septic shock due to various pathogens including COVID-19, other viruses and/or bacteria. Approximately 270,000 people in the US and 10 million people worldwide die of septic shock annually. Seventy percent of COVID deaths are due to septic shock. Vivacelle's VBI-S is likely to be effective in elevating blood pressure to survivable levels and improving oxygenation at early and even late stages of septic shock when current therapy, consisting of fluids and vasopressor medications, have failed. A phase IIa trial will be performed followed by a phase IIb/III trial of VBI-S.

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ELKHART, Ind., Nov. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Patrick Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: PATK) ("Patrick" or the "Company") announced today that it has appointed Jake Petkovich as Executive Vice President of Finance, Chief Financial Officer ("CFO"), and Treasurer of the Company, effective immediately.

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INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE: SPG) ("Simon" or the "Company"), a real estate investment trust engaged in the ownership of premier shopping, dining, entertainment and mixed-use destinations, today announced the closing of its public offering of 22,137,500 shares of common stock, which includes an upsized base offering of 19,250,000 shares of common stock and an additional 2,887,500 shares of common stock issued in connection with the underwriters' exercise of an overallotment option. Net proceeds from the offering, after underwriting discounts and commissions, are approximately $1.56 billion.

(The Center Square) – As if Indiana’s Department of Workforce Development hasn’t been under enough pressure since the COVID-19 pandemic began, now more and more fraudulent unemployment claims are being filed, according to Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill.

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GREENFIELD, Ind., Nov. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Sonicu and Protective Technologies Capital (PTC) announce a $6.5M commitment of capital to accelerate Sonicu's growth and expansion plans. Founded in 2008, Sonicu is an Internet of Things (IoT) technology company and a leading provider of remote wireless monitoring solutions.

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FORT WAYNE, Ind., Nov. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Lovingly baking breads to live by, Aunt Millie's® Bakeries announces the addition of new baked goods to its expansive product line - Live Carb Smart® and Live Organic® breads. For those who want to eat well and live better, Aunt Millie's Live breads rise to the occasion, bringing sandwiches to the next level.

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INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Canada today granted authorization under the Interim Order Respecting the Importation, Sale and Advertising of Drugs for Use in Relation to COVID-19 for the use of bamlanivimab (LY-CoV555) as a treatment for adults and pediatric patients 12 years of age or older with mild to moderate COVID-19 who weigh at least 40 kg and are at high risk of progressing to severe COVID-19 illness and/or hospitalization, Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) announced. This authorization, the second authorization around the world for bamlanivimab, is based on data from BLAZE-1, a randomized, double-blind placebo-controlled phase 2 study in patients with recently diagnosed, mild to moderate COVID-19.

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New deaths included eight in Lake County, two each in Porter and LaPorte counties and one in Jasper County, according to updated statistics provided Friday by the Indiana State Department of Health and local health departments.

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INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Police Association (NPA) announced today their latest public service announcement, which is the first educational campaign to inform on the dangers of filming, instead of helping, struggling police officers. The "Assist the Officer" PSA campaign urges listeners and viewers to help law enforcement that appear to be struggling while completing an arrest by calling 9-1-1, rather than merely film an officer in danger for social media.

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INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- James E. Brown, Chairman of the Board of BCI Solutions, Inc., based in Bremen, Indiana, was named the 2020 Lifetime Achievement Award Winner as part of the Indiana Manufacturers Association's (IMA) annual Hall of Fame Inductions and Manufacturing Excellence Awards event held today. Past events have been held live in Indianapolis; but due to the ongoing pandemic, the awards were transitioned to a virtual format this year.

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ELKHART, Ind., Nov. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Patrick Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: PATK) (the "Company"), a major manufacturer and distributor of component and building products for the recreational vehicle, marine, manufactured housing and industrial markets, today announced that on November 19, 2020, its Board of Directors (the "Board") approved an increase in the amount of its quarterly cash dividend on its common stock to $0.28 per share from $0.25 per share. The dividend is payable on December 14, 2020, to shareholders of record at the close of business on November 30, 2020.

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INDIANAPOLIS, and DURHAM, N.C., Nov. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) and Precision BioSciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: DTIL) today announced a research collaboration and exclusive license agreement to utilize Precision's proprietary ARCUS(®) genome editing platform for the research and development of potential in vivo therapies for genetic disorders, with an initial focus on Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) and two other undisclosed gene targets.

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CARMEL, Ind., Nov. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- In line with the organization's commitment to dynamically transforming fraternity culture, promoting leadership, diversity, service and health for college undergraduates and graduates, today Lambda Chi Alpha, Inc. Chief Executive Officer Troy Medley announced a special partnership with SoFi, a digital personal finance company that helps "people get their money right."

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INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) and Incyte (NASDAQ: INCY) announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for the distribution and emergency use of baricitinib to be used in combination with remdesivir in hospitalized adult and pediatric patients two years of age or older with suspected or laboratory confirmed COVID-19 who require supplemental oxygen, invasive mechanical ventilation, or extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO).

FORT WAYNE, Ind., Nov. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ/GS: STLD) today announced that the company's board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.25 per common share. The dividend is payable to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 31, 2020 and is payable on or about January 15, 2021.

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Gov. Eric Holcomb has announced his selection for Indiana's first appointed secretary of education to succeed current Superintendent for Public Instruction Jennifer McCormick.

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INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- hc1, the leader in critical insight, analytics, and solutions for precision health, announced today the successful completion of its inaugural Precision Health Virtual Summit, featuring leading healthcare industry experts including Stephen K. Klasko, MD, MBA, President and CEO of Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health, and Don Brown, MD, CEO of LifeOmic. The two-day event held in partnership with Becker's Healthcare gave the more than 2,300 healthcare industry professionals a unique opportunity to explore precision health and the changes that must be made to our care delivery system as it transitions from fee-for-service to value-based care reimbursement models.

Attorney General Curtis Hill today urged Hoosiers to visit IndianaEquifaxClaims.com and file a claim for a restitution payment in light of the massive 2017 Equifax data breach. The last day for Hoosiers to file claims is Dec. 16, but Attorney General Hill said Hoosiers should file their claims as soon as possible.