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The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.
NASDAQ Receives Approval to Open a Representative Office in Beijing, China
BEIJING, Sept. 26, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Nasdaq Stock Market, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) today announced that the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) has issued regulatory approval for NASDAQ to open a representative office in Beijing, China. The office will act as the Company's central office for NASDAQ's continuing efforts to provide the highest level of value and service to Chinese companies.
Keller Rohrback L.L.P.
Keller Rohrback L.L.P. Investigates Crib Recall by Simplicity, Inc.
SEATTLE, Sept. 26, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Keller Rohrback L.L.P. (www.krclassaction.com) today announced that it has launched an investigation into the recent crib recall by Simplicity Inc. ("Simplicity" or the "Company"). Simplicity, which is headquartered in Reading, Pennsylvania, manufactured the recalled cribs that were sold nationwide under the brand names of Simplicity or Graco between January 1998 and May 2007.
Join The Quest in a Battle of Good vs. Evil -- Romance, Action, and Adventure Continue in Book II of Author J.A. Flores's Riveting Saga, The Quest
MANVEL, Texas, Sept. 26, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Families and friends unite to give each other strength, especially when it comes to righting a terrible wrong. It is through this unity and friendship that love can conquer all things. Readers will witness how love, unity, and friendship withstand all challenges as author J.A. Flores continues the battle of good vs. evil in Book II: Evil Rising of the action-packed epic saga, The Quest.
A Boy, a County Fair, and the Great Depression -- A Play and an Anthology That Reflects On the Emotions of the 1930s
GAINESVILLE, Fla., Sept. 26, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- After the Roaring '20s, the Great Depression was a douse of bitterly cold water -- an economy that flew to great heights but crashed spectacularly. Dodge County Fair by James Sunwall is a brilliant portrayal of the emotions, the conflicts, and the reflections of that historical period as seen through the experiences of one family. A play and a collection of short fiction, this book greatly captures the unforgettable hardships of the times.
Provident Financial Holdings, Inc.
Provident Bank Announces New Branch in Beaumont
RIVERSIDE, Calif., Sept. 26, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Provident Financial Holdings, Inc. ("Company"), (Nasdaq:PROV), the holding company for Provident Savings Bank, F.S.B. ("Bank"), today announced that the Bank has signed a Lease Agreement with the intention of opening a new full service branch office in Beaumont, California. The branch will be located at the corner of Second Street and Commerce Way. The area is a rapidly developing part of Riverside County with many new and existing single-family housing tracts in the immediate vicinity.