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Orion Energy Systems, Inc.
Photo Release -- Orion Energy Systems Unveils State-of-the-Art Technology Center
MANITOWOC, Wis., April 22, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Orion Energy Systems Inc. (Nasdaq:OESX) presents an "enormous economic opportunity in Wisconsin" through the development of green collar jobs and energy efficient technologies, according to Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle, who celebrated Earth Day at the energy management company's new state-of-the-art technology center.
habitotes(r) Celebrates Earth Day With Launch of New Website
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark., April 22, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northwest Arkansas based habitotes is celebrating Earth Day 2009 with the launch of their new website, www.habitotes.com. The site features information on habitotes, which are environmentally friendly, reusable totes. Each tote, made of 5 recycled clear plastic water bottles, replaces the use of 3-4 plastic shopping bags and can carry up to 25 lbs. The totes can be customized with sponsor ads, promotions and logos to promote businesses and events.
Park Sterling Bank
Community Capital Corporation Reports Earnings, Suspends Cash Dividend, and Withdraws Request for Tarp Funds
GREENWOOD, S.C., April 22, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Community Capital Corporation (Nasdaq:CPBK) announced its preliminary operating results today for the quarter ended March 31, 2009, and announced that the Board of Directors on April 21, 2009, voted to suspend the payment of the quarterly cash dividend on the Corporation's common stock effective immediately. In addition, the Corporation announced the withdrawal of its application for funds pursuant to the TARP Capital Purchase Program.
MetroCorp Bancshares Inc.
MetroCorp Bancshares, Inc. Announces First Quarter Earnings With Net Loss of ($2.0 Million), or ($0.23) Per Diluted Common Share as a Result of Increase in Provision for Loan Losses and Loan Charge-Offs
HOUSTON, April 22, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MetroCorp Bancshares, Inc. (Nasdaq:MCBI), a Texas corporation, which provides community banking services through its subsidiaries, MetroBank, N.A., serving Texas, and Metro United Bank, serving California, today announced the results for the first quarter of 2009.
CoStar Group, Inc.
CoStar Group, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2009 Results
BETHESDA, Md., April 22, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CoStar Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:CSGP), the number one provider of information/marketing services to the commercial real estate industry, today announced that net income for the quarter ended March 31, 2009 increased 21.1% to $6.1 million, or $0.31 per diluted share, compared to $5.0 million, or $0.26 per diluted share for the quarter ended March 31, 2008. EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization) for the quarter ended March 31, 2009 was $14.4 million, an increase of 25.2% compared to EBITDA of $11.5 million for the quarter ended March 31, 2008.