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Rockelle Continues to Accelerate its Stewart's Franchise Operations
MILLER PLACE, N.Y., April 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Rockelle Corporation (OTCBB:RKLC), a developer, franchiser, owner and operator of specialty food restaurants and other related concepts, announces that they will be opening two more Stewart's Original Root Beer Restaurant franchises. Similar to other recent announcements, these sites will be located within one of the world's largest retailers. This announcement brings the total to four Stewart's franchises in Maryland alone.
Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati
FHLBank Cincinnati Announces First Quarter 2006 Results
CINCINNATI, April 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati (FHLBank) today released unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2006. Net income for the quarter was $59.6 million, an increase of $8.8 million, or 17.2 percent from the same period in 2005. Assets rose 2.5 percent to $79.1 billion at the end of the quarter compared to year-end 2005. Mission Asset Activity -- which comprises the FHLBank's two main lines of business, Advances to members and the Mortgage Purchase Program (MPP) -- grew 5.5 percent in the first quarter to $52.7 billion, compared to year-end 2005. The FHLBank also added $9.9 million to retained earnings.
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta Air Lines Sets the Record Straight About 'Clean Day'
ATLANTA, April 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Earlier this week, Delta Air Lines launched its "Clean Campaign," an initiative that includes increasing the frequency of aircraft deep cleans and completing its on-going program to refurbish aircraft interiors. The initiative was launched with a kick-off event, "Clean Day," which gave employees and leaders the opportunity to work together to better the customer experience. It has been mischaracterized and Delta would like to take the opportunity to correct any inadvertent misreporting and concern this has caused. Specifically: