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The Road to the Top -- Author Shares His Bumpy Journey to Success
PAWLEYS ISLAND, S.C., February 21, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- American firefighters command the respect and admiration of people around the world for their courage and dedication. In his new book, The Road to the Top (now available through AuthorHouse), retired Chief Daniel H. Wetsel reveals the path he traveled from an adventurous childhood to a dangerous and rewarding career as a leader in this field.
Dimensions -- Skeptical Tough Guy Discovers Afterlife is No Joke in New Novel
ORMOND BEACH, Fla., February 21, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Johnny Rogers was a biker on a mission. He and his girlfriend's brother were out to get revenge for the rape and brutal beating of Johnny's girl, but they are both killed. It is then that the wisecracking Johnny, a disbeliever in the afterlife, is exposed to its beauty and love in Bev Hanson's new novel, Dimensions: A Spiritual Adventure of Epic Proportions (now available through AuthorHouse).
Saab Acquires Majority in Grintek
LINKOPING, Sweden, Feb. 21, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Grintek Board and an independent valuation committee recommend Grintek listed shareholders to agree on the proposal from Saab, for a buyout offer, meaning that Saab acquires another 49 percent of Grintek Limited. Saab then becomes majority shareholder with a total of 70 percent in Grintek Limited.
Special Olympics Southern California
Law Enforcement "Tip-a-Cop" at Hamburger Hamlet Restaurants to Raise Money for Special Olympics Southern California
LOS ANGELES, Feb. 21, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Diners at Hamburger Hamlet Restaurants in Southern California will enjoy an extra level of service on Thursday, February 24 when law enforcement officers serve as celebrity hosts and waiters to raise money for Special Olympics Southern California at Hamburger Hamlet's first ever "Tip-a-Cop" event. Tip-a-Cop is a fun and entertaining way to raise funds and build public awareness for Special Olympics Southern California. The public is invited to all Tip-a-Cops to have a good time and support a great cause by dining out and meeting their local law enforcement officers who will be serving meals throughout the evening. All tips are a tax-deductible donation to Special Olympics Southern California, which provides athletic training and competition for children and adults with intellectual disabilities.