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Knights of Vartan
94th Anniversary Commemoration of the Armenian Genocide to be Held At Times Square
NEW YORK, March 3, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For the 24th year, thousands of American-Armenians and their supporters will gather in Times Square (Broadway between 43rd and 44th Streets) to commemorate the first genocide of the 20th Century -- the Armenian Genocide. To be held on Sunday, April 26, 2009 from 2-4 PM, this historic event will pay tribute to the 1.5 million Armenians who were extinguished by the Young Turk Government of the Ottoman Empire. The Commemoration will also celebrate the survival of the Armenian people, their rich heritage and their contributions. Speakers will include Armenian and non-Armenian political and civic leaders and students. This event is free and open to the public.
Avenue Group, Inc.
Avenue to Pool Licenses Covering the Heletz Oil Field
NEW YORK, March 3, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Avenue Group, Inc. (OTCBB:AVNU) ("Avenue") is pleased to announce that Avenue Energy Israel ("AEI") has entered into an agreement with Lapidoth-Heletz LP ("L-H") to pool their interests in the Heletz-Kokhav and Iris licenses covering the Heletz Field in southern Israel ("Heletz").
MAKO Surgical Corp.
MAKO Surgical Corp. Schedules 2008 Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2008 Earnings Release and Conference Call for Tuesday, March 10, 2009
FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., March 3, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MAKO Surgical Corp. (Nasdaq:MAKO) announced today that it plans to release fourth quarter and year-end 2008 financial results after market close on Tuesday, March 10, 2009. Maurice R. Ferre, M.D., President and Chief Executive Officer and Fritz L. LaPorte, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of MAKO, will host a conference call to review the fourth quarter and year-end 2008 results starting at 4:30 pm EDT on the same day. The call will be concurrently webcast.