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Nevada Gold & Casinos, Inc.
Nevada Gold Announces Completion of Vernon Downs Acquisition
HOUSTON, May 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nevada Gold & Casinos, Inc. (AMEX:UWN) today announced that Vernon Downs Acquisition, LLC ("VDA") completed the acquisition of Mid-State Raceway, Inc. ("Raceway"). Raceway operates Vernon Downs racetrack and is also the 100% equity holder of Mid-State Development Corp., which operates a hotel at Vernon Downs racetrack.
Enterprise Software Veteran David Parker Pilots Avolent Focused Sales Team Strategy as Senior Vice President of Sales
SAN FRANCISCO, May 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Avolent, Inc., the leader in Interactive, Self-Service Electronic Billing and Payment software, today announced the appointment of David Parker as senior vice president of sales. With more than 25 years of experience, Parker has a stellar track record of leadership and success with start-up, private and public technology ventures. During his career in the technology industry, he has repeatedly demonstrated his ability to drive effective sales strategies that produce intimate and compelling customer relationships, and develop solid partnerships with key enterprise software solutions providers.
Precision Castparts Corp.
Contact Information for Precision Castparts Corp. Conference Call
PORTLAND, Ore., May 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Mark Donegan, chairman and chief executive officer of Precision Castparts Corp. (NYSE:PCP), will host a conference call to discuss the Q4/Year-End Fiscal 2006 Earnings on May 9, 2006, at 7:00 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time. The dial-in information for audio access is 866-550-6338 (passcode 3264616). Dial *0 for technical assistance. In order to assure the conference begins in a timely manner, please dial in five to ten minutes prior to the scheduled start time.
Law Offices Bernard M. Gross, P.C.
Law Offices Bernard M. Gross, P.C. Files a Class Action Suit Against Discovery Laboratories, Inc. -- DSCO
PHILADELPHIA, May 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices Bernard M. Gross, P.C. (http://www.bernardmgross.com) announces that a class action lawsuit, numbered 06-1820, was commenced in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania before the Honorable Stewart Dalzell, on behalf of purchasers of the common stock of Discovery Laboratories Inc. ("Discovery Labs" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:DSCO) between December 28, 2005 and April 25, 2006, inclusive (the "Class Period").
SmallCapReview Names Clearly Canadian its 'Stock of the Month'
CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- SmallCapReview.com (http://www.SmallCapReview.com), a leading small-cap stock information site, is pleased to announce that Clearly Canadian (OTCBB:CCBEF) has been named "Stock of the Month" for May. Clearly Canadian, based in West Vancouver, Canada, is a leading producer of premium beverages, including Clearly Canadian sparkling flavored water, Clearly Canadian O+2 and Tre LimoneT, which are distributed in the United States, Canada and various other countries.
First Equity Group
StockMarketNewsAlert.com Issues Trade Alert for Nannaco, Inc.
POMPANO BEACH, Fla., May 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- StockMarketNewsAlert.com issues trade alert for Nannaco, Inc. ("Nannaco") (Pink Sheets:NANN). According to M. D'Alonzo at First Equity Group Inc., recent news flow from the company has been very positive. "The company announced that it is moving closer to the merger date whereby Nannaco will acquire Comprehensive Physics & Rehabilitation Services ("CPRS"), a Nevada corporation. Upon the closing of the merger, which is expected to be completed within the next 30 days, Nannaco will change its name to OncologyMed."
Wavestream Closes $28M Funding Round Led by Oak Investment Partners
SAN DIMAS, Calif., May 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Wavestream (www.wavestream.com), a manufacturer of a new generation of compact high-efficiency solid-state power amplifiers, today announced a new round of funding in the amount of $28 million, led by Oak Investment Partners. Wavestream will use the new financing to expand their product line and move into new markets.