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Marten Transport, Ltd.
Marten Transport, Ltd. Named to the 2009 Audit Integrity Top 100
MONDOVI, Wis., April 8, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Marten Transport, Ltd. (Nasdaq:MRTN) is pleased to announce that it has been named to the Audit Integrity Top 100 for the second consecutive year as reported by Forbes.com. The Audit Integrity Top 100 recognizes U.S. exchange-listed companies with market capitalizations of at least $200 million that display the highest corporate integrity, clear financial reporting, and transparent corporate governance as measured by Audit Integrity's Accounting and Governance Risk ratings.
Common Sense Media
Tribune Media Services and Common Sense Media Announce Partnership to Help Parents Make Entertainment Choices
CHICAGO and SAN FRANCISCO, April 8, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tribune Media Services (TMS), the leading provider of entertainment information databases, and Common Sense Media, the nation's leading nonpartisan, nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the impact of media and entertainment on kids and families, are forming a partnership to make online and set-top-box program guides more helpful for parents. The joint effort will make detailed, age-based information about TV shows and movies easily accessible to millions of parents nationwide.
Integrated BioPharma, Inc.
Integrated BioPharma, Inc. Announces Resignation of Chief Executive Officer
HILLSIDE, N.J., April 8, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Integrated BioPharma, Inc. (the "Company") (Pink Sheets:INBP) today announced the resignation of Jeffrey R. Leach as the Company's Chief Executive Officer and President. Mr. Leach also resigned as a director of Integrated BioPharma, Inc. and his director and officer positions with its subsidiaries. Mr. Leach will continue to be employed by the Company as a special project manager. On April 7, 2009, the Board appointed Mr. Kay to serve as the Company's CEO and President, in addition to his role as the Company's Chairman of the Board.
Sandy Spring Bancorp, Inc.
Sandy Spring Bancorp, Inc. to Web Cast Earnings Conference Call On April 21, 2009
OLNEY, Md., April 8, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sandy Spring Bancorp, Inc., (Nasdaq:SASR) will announce its first quarter earnings on Tuesday, April 21st. The company will hold a conference call that day at 2:00 p.m. (ET) to discuss results and answer questions. The conference call will be Web cast live through the Sandy Spring Web site at www.sandyspringbank.com. Participants may call 877-795-3649; a password is not necessary. Visitors to the Web site are advised to go to the Investor Relations page and log on 10 minutes ahead of the scheduled start of the call. An internet-based replay will be available at the Investor Relations page of the Web site until midnight (ET) May 21, 2009. A telephone voice replay will also be available during that same time period at 888-203-1112. Please use ID # 4925898 to access.
AutoChina International Ltd.
Spring Creek Acquisition Corp. Announces Shareholder Approval for Acquisition of AutoChina Group Inc.
BEIJING, China, April 8, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Spring Creek Acquisition Corp. (OTCBB:SCRQF) (OTCBB:SCRWF) (OTCBB:SCRUF) ("Spring Creek") today announced its shareholders have approved the definitive share exchange agreement among Spring Creek and AutoChina Group Inc. ("AutoChina"). The vote to approve the transaction took place today at Spring Creek's extraordinary general meeting of shareholders. The Company will issue a press release when the transaction closes, which the parties expect to occur in the next few days.