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A Woman's Undying Will to Overcome Her Trials, Trudy's House -- New Book Follows the Life and Times of Trudy Anderson
PORTLAND, Ore., April 13, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For any woman struggling to survive, strength, determination and perseverance can decide her fate. In times of crisis, there simply is no turning back and at the same time reality must be realized before trouble can dominate your destiny. An enduring story about one woman's undying will to overcome her trials is all set to begin in Trudy's House, a new book authored by L.H. Mitchell and released through Xlibris.
Pool Corporation to Present At Burkenroad Reports Conference
COVINGTON, La., April 13, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pool Corporation (the "Company" or "POOL") (Nasdaq:POOL) announced today that Mark Joslin, Vice President and CFO, will be presenting at the 13th Annual Burkenroad Reports Investment Conference hosted by Tulane University's Freeman School of Business being held at The Chateau Bourbon Hotel in New Orleans. Craig K. Hubbard, Investor Relations Officer, will also be attending the conference. Mr. Joslin is slated to present on April 24th, at 12:00 noon Central. The presentation slides will be posted on POOL's website at that time.
Northern Technologies International Corporation
Northern Technologies International Corporation Awarded Contract From State of Minnesota for Natur-Tec(r) Compostable Plastic Bags
MINNEAPOLIS, April 13, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northern Technologies International Corporation (Nasdaq:NTIC), today announced that the State of Minnesota, Department of Administration, Materials Management Division has recently selected NTIC as a vendor for providing Natur-Tec(r) Compostable Plastic Bags to various state agencies. In addition, under Minnesota's Cooperative Purchasing Venture (CPV), entities such as counties, cities, townships, school districts, charitable organizations and community clinics are also eligible to procure Natur-Tec(r) compostable plastic bags from NTIC at the prices and terms negotiated with the State.
Peoples Bancorp's Second Quarter Earnings Increase 10%
AUBURN, Ind., April 13, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Peoples Bancorp (Pink Sheets:PBNI) reported net income for the second Quarter ending March 31, 2009, of $871,285 versus the same Quarter last year's income of $786,606. This represents an increase of 10% from the same period one year ago. Second Quarter earnings per share increased 23%, to $0.32 per share from $0.26 per share for the same period one year ago.
ENTECH Products Group, Inc.
In-Control Security, Inc. Announces Name Change to ENTECH Products Group, Inc.
TUSTIN, Calif., April 13, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In-Control Security, Inc., (Pink Sheets:INCL) is pleased to announce that the Company has changed its name to ENTECH Product Group, Inc. This name change was recently filed with the Secretary of State office in Nevada, the state of incorporation, and the Company is in the process of filing the necessary paperwork to request a new trading symbol with FINRA. The Company plans to continue to trade on the Pink Sheets exchange, and will also file a new Form 15c211 in the near future which will bring all company information up to date.
Going the Distance -- New Memoir is the Remarkable Story of a Man and the Unfolding of a Generation
COLUMBIA, S.C., April 13, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- How Far Is Forward? is not a story of racism and discrimination although these elements are present. Rather, it is the memorable account of a life and passionate involvement in the pivotal events of a generation -- including the Great Depression, World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam conflict. See a generation and the crucial moments of history unfold from a firsthand account in Dr. George Hill's fascinating memoir, How Far Is Forward?
Keller Rohrback L.L.P.
Keller Rohrback L.L.P. Investigates Toxic Ingredients in Baby Shampoo and Bath Products
SEATTLE, April 13, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Attorney Advertising. Keller Rohrback L.L.P. (www.krclassaction.com) announces its investigation of certain popular baby shampoos and other products that may contain toxic ingredients, according to a recent study by the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics, a national coalition of nonprofit health and environmental organizations. Although the companies manufacturing and marketing these products call them "gentle" and "pure," dozens of top-selling children's bath products are contaminated with the cancer-causing chemicals formaldehyde and 1,4-dioxane, according to the March 2009 Campaign for Safe Cosmetics report, "No More Toxic Tub."