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Chanticleer Holdings, Inc.
Chanticleer Holdings and St. Cloud Capital Partners, LP Mutually Agree Not to Pursue Merger
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 26, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Chanticleer Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:CEEH), a business development company, today announced that the company will not acquire St. Cloud Capital Partners, LP (Fund I) and its general partner, SCGP, LLC. Both parties have mutually agreed that it was not in their best interests to pursue a merger at this time.
Port of Houston Authority
UPDATE: PHA Commission Considers Port Security, Environmental Initiatives
HOUSTON, Nov. 26, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- At its regular meeting tomorrow, Tuesday, Nov. 27, The Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority (PHA) will consider about $500,000 in port security initiatives, including fiber optics equipment at Bayport and $2.4 million in repairs at Wharf No. 1, as well as more than $15.3 million in environmental initiatives that include air quality monitoring at Bayport, a goods movement air emission inventory at the Port of Houston, dredged area management, dust suppression at East Industrial Park and Pine Gully mitigation, beginning at 9 a.m. in the board room of the PHA Executive Building, 111 East Loop North (Exit 29 off Loop 610) in Houston. Chairman Jim Edmonds will preside over the meeting with Commissioner Kase Lawal, Commissioner Steve Phelps, Commissioner Jim Fonteno, Commissioner Jimmy Burke, Commissioner Janiece Longoria and Commissioner Elyse Lanier.
Lincoln Bancorp Announces Stock Repurchase Program
PLAINFIELD, Ind., Nov. 26, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Lincoln Bancorp (Nasdaq:LNCB) (the "Company"), the holding company of Lincoln Bank (the "Bank"), announced that the Board of Directors has approved the repurchase, from time to time, on the open market of up to 5% of the Corporation's outstanding shares of common stock, without par value ("Common Stock") or 265,600 shares. Such purchases will be made subject to market conditions in the open market or block transactions. Repurchases may begin as early as Thursday, November 29, 2007.