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HomeAid Opens New Chapter in New York City to Build Housing for Its Homeless Population
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Dec. 10, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- HomeAid, a leading national non-profit provider of housing for today's homeless, announced the opening of its 22nd nationwide chapter in the nation's largest city. The new chapter will be named HomeAid New York City and was created through a partnership with the Building Industry Association of New York City (BIANYC). With the generous support of the local home building industry, along with national partners Bank of America and ProBuild, HomeAid New York City will build housing facilities across the five boroughs to cope with the city's rising homeless population as well as enable homeless individuals and families to get back on their feet after a life circumstance has rendered them without a home.
Solutia Announces Vydyne and Ascend Price Increases in North America
ST. LOUIS, Dec. 10, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Effective December 15, 2007, Solutia Inc. (OTCBB:SOLUQ) will increase the price of its Vydyne(r) polyamide 66 resin and Ascend(r) polymer in North America by 10 cents per pound. This increase applies to all orders shipped on or after December 15 with the exception of existing contracts with a validity date beyond December 15. Sustained increases in both energy and raw materials costs, along with strong global demand, have made this price increase imperative.