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First Place Financial Corp.
First Place Financial Corp. Names New Chief Financial Officer
WARREN, Ohio, Feb. 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- First Place Financial Corp. (Nasdaq:FPFC) has announced the appointment of David W. Gifford, CPA, to the position of Chief Financial Officer for First Place Financial Corp. and its primary subsidiary, First Place Bank. Mr. Gifford will be responsible for providing financial leadership for all areas of the company, including treasury functions, financial and accounting functions, budget and planning functions, and investor relations.
Winter Beauty Boosters
RIDGEWOOD, N.J., Feb. 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Winter winds take a toll on everyone's skin, hair and even health. But there are ways to beat the bad weather's effects. Sometimes it's as easy as eating healthy, exercising and getting enough sleep. And sometimes we need a little help from the experts.
Putnam County Savings Bank
CMS Bancorp, Inc. Announces Results for the Quarter Ended December 31, 2007 and Branch Relocation and Expansion
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- CMS Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq:CMSB), parent of Community Mutual Savings Bank, reported a net loss of $130,000 ($.07 per share) for the three months ended December 31, 2007, primarily reflective of higher than normal legal and executive management compensation study expenses and a provision to the bank's loan loss reserve.
Bell Microproducts Inc.
Bell Microproducts Announces Receipt of Waivers From Its Major Lenders
SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Bell Microproducts Inc. (Nasdaq:BELM) today announced that it has received waivers under all of the Company's major lending agreements. Wachovia Capital Finance Corporation, Wachovia Bank, Bank of America, and the Retirement Systems of Alabama, have all agreed to waive the company's obligation to provide audited financial statements through September 30, 2008, and, where applicable, the requirement that the Company remain listed on NASDAQ.