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First State Financial Corporation
First State Financial Corporation Announces Dividend
SARASOTA, Fla., March 6, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- First State Financial Corporation (Nasdaq:FSTF), a bank holding company based in Sarasota, Florida announced today a quarterly dividend of 6-cents per share of outstanding stock, an increase of 20 percent over the prior quarter's cash dividend. The dividend is payable on March 31, 2006 for shareholders of record on March 15, 2006.
Radisson Hotel Valley Forge
Radisson Valley Forge Offers Guests a New Level of Comfort and Choice with the Introduction of the Sleep Number Bed
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., March 6, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Radisson Hotel Valley Forge invites guests to achieve a more restful night's sleep and awake more refreshed by finding their personal SLEEP NUMBER(r). The hotel has announced that 130 of its rooms now feature a custom-designed Sleep Number Bed by Select Comfort(tm) that is available exclusively at Radisson Hotels & Resorts(r). Unlike traditional innerspring mattresses, the firmness of a Sleep Number(r) bed can be adjusted at the touch of a button, allowing individuals to find their Sleep Number(r) -- a number between zero and 100 that represents each person's ideal level of mattress comfort, firmness and support. The hotel will add 198 more Sleep Number(r) beds by June 2006.
FTS Wireless, Inc.
FTS Reports Audited Financials for Acquisition
TAMPA, Fla., March 6, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- FTS Group, Inc. (OTCBB:FLIP), a publicly traded acquisition and development Company operating in the wireless space through its wholly owned subsidiaries FTS Wireless, Inc. and See World Satellites, Inc., today reported audited financial statements for fiscal 2005 and 2004 for its recently acquired subsidiary See World Satellites, Inc. The Company also reported unaudited proforma financial statements for 2005 and 2004.
Execute Sports, Inc.
Academy's Casanova Wins the Vans Cup Rail Jam at Northstar at Tahoe
SAN DIEGO, March 6, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Academy Snowboards, a division of Execute Sports, Inc. (OTCBB:EXCS) announced today that Mike Casanova won the Rail Jam at the Vans Cup at Northstar at Tahoe on March 3, collecting prize money of $15,000. Casanova also took 8th place in the Men's Slopestyle event. Academy's 17 year-old Jonas Michilot took 4th place at the Rail Jam event.
ThermaThreads.com Introduces New Thermal Products Which Provide Pain Relief and Improve Mobility
EDINA, Minn., March 6, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- ThermaThreads.com has recently begun distribution of the "Back on Track" line of products. These products help to naturally reduce muscle and joint pain in many parts of the body. This works with the body's own natural healing processes, by taking your body heat and returning it into the area where the products are worn. Increased warming helps to improve circulation. Improved circulation results in enhanced healing and ultimately pain reduction and improved mobility and flexibility. The ceramic that is woven into the fibers act as heat deflectors and act as a natural infrared source.
Redfern Integrated Optics
Redfern Integrated Optics, Inc., RIO, to Demonstrate World's First 10Gbps 40km and 80km DWDM TOSA in Proposed SFP+MSA Transceiver Module at OFC/NFOEC 2006
ANAHEIM, Calif., March 6, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Redfern Integrated Optics, Inc. (RIO), a developer and manufacturer of low-cost, high-performance optical transmitters for telecommunications, data transmission and other markets, today announced that it will offer a live demonstration of its revolutionary technology this week at the 2006 OFC/NFOEC show in Anaheim, Calif. In booth No. 2373, RIO will showcase its directly-modulated 10Gbps External Cavity Laser (ECL) transmitter optical sub-assembly (TOSA) for long reach, 40km and 80km DWDM, in an SFP+ form factor transceiver module.
Aveta Appoints Managed Care Veterans as Senior Actuaries
NEW YORK, March 6, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Aveta Inc., one of the largest companies focusing on Medicare Advantage and a leader in addressing the healthcare needs of the chronically ill, has announced the appointments of Daniel Freier and Randall Herman as Senior Vice Presidents Actuary. The appointments of the two managed care industry veterans further strengthens Aveta's analytic actuarial capabilities, a cornerstone of Aveta's community medical management approach.