latest news releases from the newsroom
Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corp.
Integra LifeSciences Welcomes the CUSA EXcel
PLAINSBORO, N.J., April 24, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq:IART) proudly welcomes the CUSA(R) brand to our ultrasonic aspirator product family. By acquiring Radionics and adding its powerful, industry-leading CUSA EXcel(TM) to our versatile, multi-frequency Selector(R) Ultrasonic Aspirator System, Integra opens the door to more options, choices and accessories than ever.
Childrens Hospital Los Angeles
Childrens Hospital Los Angeles Trustees Raise More Than $556 Million for Facilities, Endowment, Program and Annual Support
LOS ANGELES, April 24, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Childrens Hospital Los Angeles Board of Trustees has raised $556,128,214, as of April 20, 2006, to make it possible for Childrens Hospital Los Angeles to continue "...its wonderful work with the children and families of Greater Los Angeles -- and children everywhere," according to board co-chairs Marion Anderson and Walter B. Rose.
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta Pilot Union Leadership Ratifies Tentative Agreement
ATLANTA, April 22, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Delta Air Lines (Other OTC:DALRQ) today confirmed that the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA), the union representing the airline's approximately 6,000 pilots, has ratified the tentative agreement and has agreed to present it to its membership for ratification by May 31, 2006.
A Flying Snake as Pet? -- New Picture Book Promotes Education, Traditional Values and Characteristics of Animals
HOUSTON, April 22, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Since the beginning of time, people and animals have co-existed under the care of Mother Nature. Their co-existence is undeniable as they left their marks through history, literature, culture, and the arts. No matter what happens, mankind must always respect animals, especially children who need such orienting in their early years. These are the themes behind The Beautiful and Domesticated Snake: The Fairy Tale About Lene, the fascinating new picture book from the creative duo of author Hans Uli Zwar and artist Gerardo Flores Leija.
The Exciting Detective Character Has Been Reborn...It's a She! -- New Mystery Novel is Packed With Adventure, Suspense, and Intrigue
KEY LARGO, Fla., April 22, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Real locations, baffling challenges for a detective, electrifying suspense, and non-stop adventure are just a few of the many ingredients in this new mystery novel, A Trilogy of the Mystery Stories of Rita Teresa O'Shaughnessy by Bernard John Daenzer -- three awesome stories that show curiosity, courage, and determination are the keys to solve the mysteries.
Vestin Group, Inc.
Vestin Mortgage Files Complaint Against State of Hawaii
LAS VEGAS, April 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Vestin Mortgage, Inc. today alleged that the State of Hawaii has unreasonably held up the foreclosure (of Vestin's RightStar property) without any legal basis for doing so, and for the sole purpose of attempting to extort money from Vestin to cover up the fact that the State allowed the trust funds to be looted by RightStar and others on the State's watch.