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International Association of Skateboard Companies (IASC)
Go Skateboarding Day Creates the Largest Collective Skateboarding Event in History
RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif., June 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- On June 21st, Go Skateboarding Day, while others are in their cubicle, skateboarders will take over the streets in a massive effort to hog all the fun in the world. Go Skateboarding Day, founded by The International Association of Skateboard Companies (IASC), will make skateboarding history with more than 200 events around the world currently posted on www.goskateboardingday.org and many more happening without any promotion to speak of. Skateboarding will see the largest ever collective of skateboarding events happening simultaneously across the globe.
Aurora Oil & Gas Corporation
Aurora Oil & Gas Corporation Provides Operational Update
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich., June 19, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Aurora Oil & Gas Corporation (AMEX:AOG) today announced that its year-to-date operations and drilling program are on track to meet expectations. William W. Deneau, President and CEO of Aurora Oil & Gas explains, "With a success rate of over 95%, our operations team has been diligently focused on drilling wells, increasing production and growing our reserve base."
WCA Waste Corporation
WCA Waste Corporation to Offer $150 Million Senior Notes
HOUSTON, June 19, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- WCA Waste Corporation (Nasdaq:WCAA) announced today that it intends to offer, subject to market and other conditions, $150 million aggregate principal amount of its senior notes due 2014, through an offering to qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933 (the "Act") and to persons in offshore transactions in reliance on Regulations S under the Act.
Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines
Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines Dividend Payment Approved
DES MOINES, Iowa, June 19, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines announced today that it has declared a cash dividend of 3.80 percent per annum for the three month period that ended May 31, 2006. The dividend will be credited to members' demand accounts effective with the close of business on June 28, 2006. Members may access the amount of their dividend payment through the Bank's eAdvantage system on the Capital Stock Dividend Payments page in the Capital Stock section.
Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz LLP
Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz LLP Continues its Investigation and Class Action Lawsuit on Behalf of Investors in Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation Securities -- VTSS
NEW YORK, June 19, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- On May 2, 2006, Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz LLP announced the filing of a class action lawsuit in the United States District Court, Central District of California, on behalf of all persons who purchased the securities of Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation ("Vitesse" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:VTSS) between January 28, 2003 and April 26, 2006, inclusive (the "Class Period"), against defendants Vitesse, certain of its officers and directors, including Louis R. Tomasetta, Yatin Mody, Eugene F. Hovanec, John Lewis, James A. Cole, Alex Daly, Moshe Gavrielov, and Vincent Chan, and KPMG LLP, the Company's auditors, alleging violations under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, 15 U.S.C. Section 78(i)(b), 78(t) and 78t-1(a) and Rule 10b-5, promulgated thereunder, 17 C.F.R. Section 240.10b-5 (the "Class").