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Monro Muffler Brake, Inc.
Monro Muffler Brake, Inc. Completes Acquisition of Autotire Car Care Centers
ROCHESTER, N.Y., June 15, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Monro Muffler Brake, Inc. (Nasdaq:MNRO), a leading provider of automotive undercar repair and tire services, today announced that it is has completed the acquisition of Autotire Car Care Centers ("Autotire") from Am-Pac Tire Distributors Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of American Tire Distributors.
Superconductor Technologies Inc.
Superconductor Technologies Submits Dept. of Energy Proposals With GE Global Research
SANTA BARBARA, Calif., June 15, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Superconductor Technologies Inc. (Nasdaq:SCON) ("STI"), a leader in the development and production of high temperature superconducting (HTS) materials and associated technologies, has completed the submission of two proposals in response to a request for concept papers requiring funding from the Advanced Research Projects Agency -- Energy (ARPA-E) branch of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). Both of the proposals were made jointly with GE Global Research, a subsidiary of General Electric (NYSE:GE). STI submitted the two proposals in response to a May solicitation from ARPA-E, a new organization within the DOE set up to fund projects under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.
South Carolina Association of REALTORS Chooses Newly Released zipForm 6 Real Estate Forms Software
Fraser, Mich., June 15, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- zipLogix, the creator of zipForm(r), the real estate industry's leading contract software, today announced that the South Carolina Association of REALTORS(r) (SCAR) has chosen to provide zipForm(r) as a member benefit. With this agreement, SCAR will be providing the newly released zipForm(r) 6 Professional (online version) to their more than 16,000 members.
Kat Exploration Inc.
Kat Exploration Announces 'Rusty Ridge' (IOCG) Property Ready for Drilling
MOUNT PEARL, Newfoundland, June 15, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kat Exploration (Pink Sheets:KATX) (www.katexploration.com) is pleased to announce that exploration on it's "Rusty Ridge"(IOCG) property was highly successful in identifying coincidental magnetic IP resistivity and soil geochemical anomalies that suggest potential for a body of Iron Oxide +/- Base, Precious and Rare Earth type mineralization, similar in style and setting to the giant Olympic Dam deposit in Australia.