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New York City Consulting Group
New York City Consulting Group Donates Christmas Tree to Decorate Manhattan Residential Building
NEW YORK, Dec. 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pictured here (http://www.nyccg.com/tree) is John Finan, Partner in New York City Consulting Group (NYCCG), decorating the Christmas tree he has donated to his building's lobby on Manhattan's East Side. While placing a miniature Menorah ornament on the tree, which compliments the others -- including ones for New York City, a moon and star, and the United Nations -- Finan states, "A Christmas tree is a beautiful decorative symbol of the holiday season that people of all faiths can enjoy and it is as American as apple pie."
Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc.
Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend
SPRINGFIELD, Mo., Dec. 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc. (Nasdaq:GFED), the holding company for Guaranty Bank, today announced a quarterly dividend of $0.165 per share on 2,774,764 shares of its common stock to be paid on January 20, 2006, to stockholders of record on January 6, 2006.
SYSCO's FreshPoint Subsidiary Acquires A-One-A Produce & Dairy, Inc.
HOUSTON, Dec. 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- SYSCO Corporation (NYSE:SYY) today announced that its FreshPoint produce subsidiary has acquired A-One-A Produce & Dairy, Inc., the largest fresh produce distributor in South Florida. The company also announced that its FreshPoint subsidiary has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Incredible Fresh Produce, a distributor of fresh produce servicing southwest Florida. Terms of the transactions, which are the fourth and fifth acquisitions announced by FreshPoint in 2005, were not disclosed.
Budget Waste Inc.
Budget Waste Inc., BWI, Signs Letter of Intent with Rural Residential Waste Collection Company
CALGARY, Alberta, Dec. 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- BWI (Pink Sheets:BDWT), Calgary, the area's largest local roll-off waste hauling company, signed a letter of intent with one of the largest rural residential waste collection company in the Calgary area. In operation for over 12 years, the rural waste collection company has provided rural residential waste collection and small bin waste hauling to the Calgary area. The pending merger will increase BWI's presence in the residential collection market and enable BWI to expand our roll off bin fleet and services.
WCA Waste Corporation
WCA Waste Corporation Announces an Increase in Availability Under Its Credit Agreement and the Accelerated Vesting of Stock Options
HOUSTON, Dec. 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- WCA Waste Corporation (Nasdaq:WCAA) today announced that WCA Waste Systems, Inc., the primary operating subsidiary of WCA, exercised the accordion feature provision to increase the capacity of the revolving line of credit under its First Lien Credit Agreement with Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, as administrative agent, Comerica Bank, as syndication agent, and the lenders party thereto. As a result, the available capacity increased by $25 million from $29.4 million to $54.4 million.