latest news releases from the newsroom
Occidental Petroleum Corp.
Occidental Petroleum Declares Dividend
LOS ANGELES, May 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) said today that its board of directors has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $.36 per share on common stock payable July 15, 2006, to stockholders of record on June 9, 2006.
Sonoran Sky Elementary
Sonoran Sky Elementary School 5th Graders Present 'Sing, America, Sing' Broadway-Style Musical Brings American History to Life
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., May 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Fifth grade classes at Sonoran Sky Elementary School will once again perform "Sing, America, Sing," an historical timeline of American history from Christopher Columbus to present-day, set to acting, singing and dancing, on Wednesday, May 10, 2006.
Quest Oil Corporation
Quest Oil Corporation Embarks on a New Era
ENCINITAS, Calif., May 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Quest Oil Corporation (OTCBB:QOIL) is pleased to provide a corporate update to its shareholders. The Company's newly-hired Chief Executive Officer, Mr. James B. Panther II, stated, "As many of our shareholders know, the past 45 days have been trying to say the least. During this time, my team has been busy at work, executing for our shareholders. We are happy to report that we have succeeded in getting past several critical hurdles. While we know we have a tremendous amount of work ahead of us in order to restore the confidence of our shareholders, we are excited about the many opportunities that lie ahead."
Izard Nobel LLP
Schatz & Nobel, P.C. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against PXRE Group Ltd. -- PXT
HARTFORD, Conn., May 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Schatz & Nobel, P.C., which has significant experience representing investors in prosecuting claims of securities fraud, announces that a lawsuit seeking class action status has been filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on behalf of all persons who purchased or otherwise acquired the securities of PXRE Group Ltd. ("PXRE" or the "Company") (NYSE:PXT) between July 28, 2005 and February 16, 2006, inclusive, (the "Class Period"). Also included are those who purchased in a secondary offering on October 3, 2005.
MangaPets Appoints Investment Bankers
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- MangaPets, Inc. (OTCBB:MPTS) (the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Moore, Clayton & Co. as the Company's Investment Bankers to assist it, and its U.K.-based subsidiary, with the acquisition and financing of internet casino, sportbook and on-line poker properties. MCC Financial Services will be responsible for the Company's investor relations.
Wireless Xcessories Group
Wireless Xcessories Group to Announce First Quarter Results on Tuesday, May 9th
HUNTINGDON VALLEY, Pa., May 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Wireless Xcessories Group, Inc. (AMEX:XWG), a nationwide manufacturer and distributor of electronic and cellular accessories and creator of private labeled websites for affiliates, announced today that it will release its first quarter results for the period ended March 31, 2006 on Tuesday, May 9th, 2006 after the market closes.
Penn's Landing Corporation
Spend a Pleasant Sunday Afternoon at Penn's Landing
PHILADELPHIA, May 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Penn's Landing Corporation is proud to announce a new Sunday series for Summer 2006. Spend a relaxing Sunday afternoon by the river and enjoy traditional favorites performed weekly by local orchestras. The Sunday Music Matinee Series will feature music, dance lessons, and other fun activities for the whole family. With this free concert series, three different acts will entertain all members of the family on three summer Sunday afternoons from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.