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Student Conservation Association
Wild 'N Out: Student Conservation Association and Jacksonville Jaguars Foundation Launch Inaugural High School Summer Conservation Program
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., June 15, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Eight Jacksonville area high school students will spend the summer completing outdoor conservation projects through a six-week citywide high school program managed by the Student Conservation Association (SCA) and funded in partnership with the Jacksonville Jaguars Foundation, Late Bloomers Garden Club, Schultz Foundation, and others. Kicking off its inaugural year, the program is designed to increase environmental awareness while providing local urban youth with paid summer employment, hands-on experience, leadership opportunities and team-building skills to promote conservation and the enhancement of Jacksonville's unique natural resources.
WCI Communities, Inc.
WCI Adjourns Annual Meeting Until August 30, 2007
BONITA SPRINGS, Fla., June 15, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- WCI Communities, Inc. (NYSE:WCI) today adjourned its Annual Meeting of Shareholders to August 30, 2007, as it previously announced it intended to do. No shareholder vote was taken at today's Meeting. Shareholders of record on April 30, 2007 will be entitled to vote at the August 30, 2007 meeting, which will commence at 10:00 AM EDT at the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point, 5001 Coconut Point Road, Bonita Springs, FL 34134.
Bob Evans Farms, Inc.
Condition Statement on Bob Evans Farms Founder
COLUMBUS, Ohio, June 15, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Bob Evans Farms Inc. and the Evans family released information today that Company Founder Mr. Bob Evans remains in the intensive care unit at the Cleveland Clinic, where he is listed in stable condition. Bob Evans is recovering from pneumonia and has shown steady improvement. He is now alert, following commands and is breathing on his own.
Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc.
OSG and DHT Announce Exercise of Overallotment Option
NEW YORK, June 15, 2007 -- Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. (NYSE:OSG) and Double Hull Tankers, Inc. (NYSE:DHT) jointly announced today that Merrill Lynch & Co. and UBS Investment Bank have exercised their option to purchase 750,000 shares of common stock of DHT. OSG granted the underwriters the 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 750,000 shares of common stock for the purpose of covering overallotments in connection with its previously announced offering of 5,000,000 shares of common stock of DHT. OSG expects to recognize an additional gain from the sale of the 750,000 shares of approximately $2 million in the second quarter of 2007.
A Fighter's Passion for Her Olympic Dream
NORTH ADAMS, Mass., June 15, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- A woman struggles to find equality in predominantly male sport, boxing. In this male-dominated empire of boxing, can a woman rise above discrimination to find her own place in the sport she loves? Author and Women's Boxing History Champion Gail A. Grandchamp shares her true story and contributions in women's boxing in her autobiographical book, Gail Grandchamp: A Fighter With Heart.