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247MGI Releases Terms of Acquisition
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Sept. 6, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- 247MGI Inc. (Pink Sheets:TOFS) ("247MGI") announced on Friday August 31, 2007 that it had acquired the assets of a South Florida Media company for restricted common stock from our CEO Officer Matthew Dwyer.
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta Air Lines Achieves Record August Load Factors
ATLANTA, Sept. 6, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) today reported record load factors for August 2007. Load factors for the month for consolidated system (84.3 percent), mainline system (84.8 percent), total Latin America system (81.2 percent), total domestic (86.3 percent), mainline domestic (87.6 percent) and regional (81.6 percent) were all records for the month of August.
WCI Communities, Inc.
WCI Communities Terminates the Sale Process and the Board Unanimously Elects Icahn as Chairman
BONITA SPRINGS, Fla., Sept. 6, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- WCI Communities, Inc. (NYSE:WCI) today announced that its Board of Directors met and reviewed the progress of the previously announced process to explore a sale of the Company and other strategic alternatives. To date, WCI has not received a definitive proposal for the purchase of the Company, and therefore, the New Board has decided to terminate the sale process. However, as the Company previously indicated, WCI will continue to explore alternatives including a potential rights offering to strengthen the Company's balance sheet.
Get a Little Help From Your Friends With Wellfolio!
NEW YORK, Sept. 6, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Preventive health innovator Wellfolio has launched two new consumer-focused health features -- CarrotMe!(sm) and the StatsBadge(sm). Both unique tools enable an individual's personal network to get involved in motivating and supporting the individual towards healthier behavior.
Blyth, Inc. Announces Semi-Annual Cash Dividend of $0.27 Per Share
GREENWICH, Conn., Sept. 6, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Blyth, Inc. (NYSE:BTH), a leading multi-channel designer and marketer of home fragrance products, home decor products and household convenience items, today announced that it has declared a semi-annual cash dividend of $0.27 per share on the Company's common stock for the six months ended July 31, 2007. This represents an amount equal to the most recent dividend and to the comparable prior year period. For fiscal year 2008, the annual dividend will be $0.54 per share, representing a $.04 per share, or 8%, increase over the prior year. The semi-annual dividend, authorized at the September 6, 2007 Board of Directors meeting, will be payable to shareholders of record as of November 1, 2007 and will be paid on November 15, 2007.
Junior League of Orange County California
The Christmas Company Set for Mid-November
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Sept. 6, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Junior League of Orange County, California, Inc. (JLOCC) has announced that The Christmas Company, its popular annual fundraiser, will be held Friday-Monday, November 16-19, at the Orange County Fair & Exposition Center located at Fair Drive and the 55 Freeway in Costa Mesa. Themed "The Spirit of Christmas," the event has attracted as many as 20,000 attendees to its four-day shopping extravaganza which will feature more than 100 unique and one-of-a-kind retailers from Orange County and around the country.