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Discovery Laboratories, Inc.
Discovery Laboratories to Present at the 22nd Annual JP Morgan Healthcare Conference
DOYLESTOWN, Pa., Jan. 5, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Discovery Laboratories, Inc. (Nasdaq:DSCO), a biopharmaceutical company developing its proprietary surfactant technology as Surfactant Replacement Therapies for respiratory diseases, today announced that Robert J. Capetola, Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer of Discovery, will provide an update on the company's progress during the 22nd Annual JP Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco. The conference will be simultaneously webcast over the Internet.
ViaStar Holdings, Inc.
Recording Begins for Legendary Platinum Songwriter/Producer Gardner Cole's Greatest Hits
PHOENIX, Jan. 5, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Viastar Holdings Inc. (OTCBB:VISH) announced today that recording for Gardner Cole's new release entitled "Gardner Cole, Past to Present" has commenced at the Company's A.V.O. Studios in Mesa, Arizona. As previously announced (see December 18th, 2003 press release), the album will include top 10 singles such as "Open Your Heart," the number one hit originally recorded by Madonna, "Everything" originally recorded by Jody Watley which charted at No. 3 on Billboard's top ten and "Another Lover," the title song from the hit Tri-Star release, "Loverboy". The company will begin retail solicitation second quarter of 2004 and is planning for an early July street date.
Dobson Communications Corporation
Dobson Communications Chairman to Present at CJS Securities Conference
OKLAHOMA CITY, Jan. 5, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dobson Communications Corporation (Nasdaq:DCEL) plans to present Wednesday, January 7, 2004, at the CJS Securities 4th Annual "New Ideas for the New Year" Investor Conference in New York City. The presentation by Everett Dobson, chairman, chief executive officer and president, is scheduled for 11 a.m. ET and will include an overview of Dobson's growth strategy and operating results through the third quarter ended September 30, 2003.
iBX Group, Inc.
NursesSTAT Agrees to Acquire Healthcare Staffing Company in Louisiana
DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla., Jan. 5, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- NursesSTAT(r), an emerging healthcare management solutions company addressing today's medical staffing challenges, has agreed to terms to acquire a profitable nurse staffing company in New Orleans, La. The transaction is expected to generate an additional $600,000 in 2004 revenue for NursesSTAT, a division of South Florida-based iBX Group, Inc. (OTCBB:IBXG), solidifying the previously projected revenues for the division.
Toll Brothers, Inc.
Toll Brothers' Website to Broadcast Live its January 13, 2004 Presentation at the Wachovia Securities "America At Home" Conference
HUNTINGDON VALLEY, Pa., Jan. 5, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Toll Brothers, Inc., (NYSE:TOL) (www.tollbrothers.com), will broadcast live on its website, www.tollbrothers.com, its presentation at the Wachovia Securities "America At Home" conference on Tuesday, January 13, 2004 at 9:35 a.m. (EST).
Atna Resources Ltd.
Atna Options Sno Property to Pacific Ridge
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Jan. 5, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Atna Resources Ltd. (TSE:ATN) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an Agreement with Pacific Ridge Exploration Ltd. (TSX Venture Exchange:PEX), wherein Pacific Ridge may earn a 60% interest in Atna's Sno Property, located in Elko County, Nevada.