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Business at a glance

Group Dekko Inc., which provides engineered products, and Electri-Cable Assemblies announced a joint marketing agreement in which ECA will become a strategic supply partner to Group Dekko.

Extension Inc., a health care software development company, announced it exceeded its targets and experienced record-breaking growth in the third quarter of 2012.

E&V Construction won the contracts for Moe’s Southwest Grill and Stanton Optical Store.

Dirig Sheet Metal won the HVAC/duct work contract for Franklin Electric headquarters.

Ambassador Enterprises LLC, a for-profit philanthropic equity firm, completed an investment to support the growth of Designed Conveyor Systems LLC.

Aging and In-Home Services celebrated its newly remodeled facility with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 2927 Lake Ave.

The Peabody Home Foundation and Peabody Retirement Community recently celebrated the ground-breaking for the Billie Jane Strauss Wellness Center at 400 W. 7th St., North Manchester.

The Playfair Group announced the opening of an Amazing Space family entertainment center at Findlay Village Mall in Findlay, Ohio.

Trelleborg Sealing Solutions announced a partnership with Earthrise Space Inc. in sponsorship of Omega Envoy, a nonprofit space technology developer competing in the Google Lunar X Prize.

ITT Exelis declared a quarterly cash dividend of 10.33 cents per share payable Jan. 1 to shareholders of record on Nov. 16.

Lakeland Financial Corp.’s board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of 17 cents per share on its common stock payable Nov. 5 to shareholders of record on Thursday.

Shindigz, an online theme-party store, is offering Hasbro game-themed party props. For information, go to

Grabill Bank and MarkleBank have consolidated and are now iAB Financial Bank. For information, go to