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Junior League of Orange County California
Recipients of Junior League of Orange County's Scholarships Aim High: Neurosurgery, the Law, and the Arts are Among Their Career Goals
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., June 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- This year's recipients of the annual scholarships awarded by the Junior League of Orange County, California, Inc. (JLOCC), look forward to earning degrees that will lead to careers in medicine, aerospace, the law, and the arts, among others.
Penn's Landing Corporation
Sounds of R&B Series
PHILADELPHIA, June 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Get ready for the smooth sounds of Rhythm and Blues at Penn's Landing. The 2005 Summer season at Penn's Landing presents a new addition, a free concert series featuring R&B music. The series kicks off on July 8, 2005 and continues for four consecutive Fridays and like the rest of the season at Penn's Landing, this concert series will be FREE for all who attend. The performers will take the stage at 7:00 p.m. and each week will highlight a specific R&B theme.
Penn's Landing Corporation
Commerce Bank Presents Screenings Under the Stars
PHILADELPHIA, June 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Penn's Landing Corporation is proud to announce another exciting addition to the 2005 Summer Season calendar as Commerce Bank presents Screenings Under the Stars, a new outdoor film series with a "funny twist." Each Thursday night in July and August, a different popular film will be featured outdoors on a big screen beginning at 8:00 p.m., on the Great Plaza at Penn's Landing, located on Columbus Boulevard at Chestnut Street. For featured presentations, please visit www.pennslandingcorp.com. As an added attraction, local comedians will entertain the crowd during the Laff Hour, every week before each movie sponsored by the Laff House. The entire evening at Penn's Landing, both comedy and films, will be FREE.
SouthCrest Financial Group, Inc.
SouthCrest Financial Group, Inc. Initiates Stock Repurchase Program
FAYETTEVILLE, Ga., June 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- SouthCrest Financial Group, Inc. (the "Company") (OTCBB:SCSG) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a stock repurchase program (the "Repurchase Program") authorizing the Company to repurchase up to 100,000 shares, or approximately 2.8%, of its outstanding common stock. Up to 32,000 shares repurchased will be reserved for subsequent issuance to the Company's Employee Stock Ownership Plan. The Repurchase Program will commence following this announcement and will continue until the Repurchase Program is completed or December 31, 2005, whichever comes first. The repurchases, which will be conducted through either open market or privately negotiated purchases, will be made from time to time, subject to market conditions, at the discretion of management of the Company.
Monzingo to Become Executive Vice President at Sysco Food Services of Central California, Inc.
HOUSTON, June 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- SYSCO Corporation (NYSE:SYY) announced today that Suzi M. Monzingo has been promoted to executive vice president at Sysco Food Services of Central California, Inc., a broadline foodservice distribution subsidiary located in Modesto. Mrs. Monzingo, who currently serves as senior vice president of finance at that operation, will assume her new position effective July 3, 2005, the start of SYSCO's fiscal year 2006.
Media Advisory -- On July 1, Wyland Ocean Challenge Tour to Make a Clean Sweep Through Seattle
SEATTLE, June 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- On Friday, July 1, marine life artist Wyland continues his campaign against water pollution with conservation education, painting, and science experiments at the Pacific Science Center. In partnership with local conservation groups, the artist has created "Water's Extreme Journey," a 1,000-square foot interactive maze that follows a clean drop of water through mountains, rivers, city streets, storm drains, into the ocean. The effort is part of a 5-year program to draw attention to the health of all major water systems throughout the nation. Last year, the foundation conducted a 17-state East Coast Cleanup Tour. The artist will also join children and adults to create a 600-square foot water-themed mosaic, and participate in clean water science experiments. The event will be preceded by a community beach cleanup at Alki Beach co-sponsored by the Surfrider Foundation. For information, schedules, and locations, visit www.wylandoceanchallenge.org, http://www.surfrider.org/, or www.pacsci.org.
OnSource Corporation Changes Name to Ceragenix Pharmaceuticals
DENVER, June 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- OnSource Corporation ("OnSource") has changed its name to Ceragenix Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCBB:CGXP). The change in name follows the merger of OnSource with Osmotics Pharma, Inc. on May 11, 2005, and reflects the combined company's revised business strategy and commitment to delivering innovative products for dermatology and infectious disease.
Maisonette International Enterprises Ltd.
Maisonette International Enterprises, Ltd. Founder Interviewed by CEOcast.com
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Maisonette International Enterprises Ltd. ("The Company") (Pink Sheets:MAEN) http://www.maisonetteworld.com is pleased to announce that its Founder and Chairman has been interviewed by CEOcast www.ceocast.com on June 23, 2005. The interview can be heard on audio by registering to www.ceocast.com and searching for Maisonette International Enterprises, Ltd. on the right hand part of the website where all publicly traded company interviews are located.
Universal Food & Beverage Company
Universal Food and Beverage Hot Fill Line Operational
ST. CHARLES, Ill., June 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Universal Food & Beverage Company, (OTCBB:UFBV) is pleased to announce today that its newly-commissioned hot fill line is operational. The line, located in Independence, Virginia, is expected to add a potential annual production capacity of over eight million cases. This translates to $22 million in potential additional revenues. The planned production increase is aimed to meet the demand for Universal's products.