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The First of Long Island Corporation
The First of Long Island Corporation Added to Russell Indexes
GLEN HEAD, N.Y., July 7, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The First of Long Island Corporation (Nasdaq:FLIC) announced today that it was added to the Russell 3000(r) and 2000(r) Indexes when Russell Investments reconstituted its comprehensive set of U.S. and global equity indexes on June 26, 2009.
Omnicity Positioned to Attract Stimulus Funding
RUSHVILLE, Ind., July 7, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Responding to President Obama and Congress' mandate to bring high speed internet to underserved rural areas of the United States, Omnicity Corp (OTCBB:OMCY) will be applying to the Rural Utilities Service (RUS), Department of Agriculture, and the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), Department of Commerce in response to their notices of stimulus funding that were released in detail last week. Omnicity has been delivering advanced telecommunications services to rural areas of the Midwest since 2003 and has developed a business model that is positioned to take full advantage of the broadband initiatives established pursuant to the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.
Where the Sky is Not the Limit -- An Exhilarating Account of a Pilot's Life
BEDFORD, Texas, July 7, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The story of one man's love affair with airplanes, Larry G. Daniel's They Gave Me Wings chronicles his fifty years spent in the cockpits of different types of airplanes in varied and demanding types of flying that took him all over the world. This book narrates his persistence and determination in following his dream of being a professional pilot.
Pool Corporation to Present At Oppenheimer's Consumer, Gaming, Lodging & Leisure Conference
COVINGTON, La., July 7, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pool Corporation ("POOL") (Nasdaq:POOL) announced today that Manny Perez de la Mesa, President and CEO, will be presenting at Oppenheimer's 9th Annual Consumer, Gaming, Lodging & Leisure Conference at the Four Seasons Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts. Craig K. Hubbard, Investor Relations Officer, will also be attending the conference. Mr. Perez de la Mesa is slated to present on July 14, 2009 at 9:45 am Eastern. The presentation slides will be posted on POOL's website at that time.
When Olivia, The Olive Bug Flies -- A Colorful and Charming Tale of a Baby Butterfly
FORT ST. JOHN, British Columbia, July 7, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- There are times when we dream of something big, but we are so afraid to even start working on that dream, thinking that we are too small to do and achieve such a big thing. We need someone who can lift our spirit up or boost our faith so that we can start fulfilling our dream. But is there really such a thing as being too little for a big dream? Find out as you follow the colorful story of Olivia, The Olive Bug by author Cassie Murray and learn the lessons she would like to share.
LogMeIn Announces Closing of Initial Public Offering and Exercise of Over-Allotment Option
WOBURN, Mass., July 7, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LogMeIn, Inc. (Nasdaq:LOGM), a provider of on-demand, remote-connectivity solutions to small and medium-sized businesses, IT services providers and consumers, today announced it had closed its previously announced initial public offering of 7,666,667 shares of common stock at a public offering price of $16.00 per share. LogMeIn sold 5,750,000 shares, and selling stockholders sold the remaining 1,916,667 in the offering. The sale included all shares subject to the underwriters' over-allotment option.
Simmons First National Corporation
Simmons First Will Not Participate in CPP
PINE BLUFF, Ark., July 7, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Simmons First National Corporation (Nasdaq:SFNC) announces today that it will not participate in the U.S. Treasury's Capital Purchase Program (CPP).