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Kinship Center-Canyon Acres
Windell Stout Joins Canyon Acres' Board of Directors
ANAHEIM HILLS, Calif., Aug. 4, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Canyon Acres Children and Family services, a charity organization committed to providing homes, care, treatment and supportive services for abused, neglected and emotionally troubled children and their families, today announced that Windell Stout has joined its board of directors. Stout is CEO of California Sunset Escrow and a renowned philanthropist. He has been actively committed to Canyon Acres for the past several years and is essential to numerous fund-raising efforts to support the agency.
Saepio Technologies Appoints Ferril as Vice President of Software Engineering
KANSAS CITY, Mo., Aug. 4, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Saepio Technologies, the leading provider of simple-to-use yet powerful marketing asset management solutions for managing, distributing and customizing marketing assets, announced today that Craig Ferril has joined the organization as Vice President of Software Engineering.
Gillette Stadium's FieldTurf Surface Plays Host to SuperLiga Final
FOXBOROUGH, Mass., Aug. 4, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The 2008 SuperLiga final matchup features two MLS teams, as the New England Revolution will host the Houston Dynamo on Tuesday, August 5 at Gillette Stadium beginning at 8:00 pm ET. The annual SuperLiga tournament crowns the best between four clubs from Major League Soccer and four from Mexico's Primera Division. The match will be played on Gillette Stadium's player-friendly FieldTurf that recently achieved FIFA 2-Star recommended status for its excellent playability characteristics.
Polydex Pharmaceuticals Limited
Polydex Announces Final Report From Phase III Study
TORONTO, Aug. 4, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Polydex Pharmaceuticals Limited (Nasdaq:POLXF) reports that the final analysis from the Phase III clinical trial of Ushercell, a cellulose sulphate gel developed by Polydex primarily for use by women as a topical contraceptive, was published in the New England Journal of Medicine on July 31, 2008. The Phase III clinical trials were conducted to test Ushercell's efficacy in prevention of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections. The trials were halted in January 2007 when an independent review of the interim data revealed a higher than expected incidence of HIV in participants at some trial sites.
Stallion Oilfield Services
Stallion Announces Acquisitions, Entry Into Utah and Marcellus Shale
HOUSTON, Aug. 4, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Stallion Oilfield Services Ltd. announced today that it has closed on two acquisitions -- Mile High Oilfield Services, Inc. on June 30th and J-M Oil Company, Inc. on July 31st. Mile High is located in Vernal, Utah, and expands the company's workforce accommodations business currently servicing the Piceance, Uinta and Paradox Basins of Utah and Colorado. J-M, based in Paris, Ohio, gives Stallion entry into the expanding Marcellus Shale. The company also announced the opening of a sales office in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.